Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Majesty of the French Quarter” as Want to Read:
The Majesty of the French Quarter
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Majesty of the French Quarter

4.2 of 5 stars 4.20  ·  rating details  ·  15 ratings  ·  1 review
For many, the French Quarter is New Orleans, yet how much do they really know about the Vieux Carre? Truman Capote wrote, "Of all secret cities, New Orleans . . . is the most secretive. . . . Its] architecture deliberately concocted to camouflage, to mask, as at a Mardi Gras Ball, the lives of those born to live among these protective edifices." Through striking photograph ...more
Hardcover, 192 pages
Published December 31st 1999 by Pelican Publishing Company (first published December 30th 1999)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Majesty of the French Quarter, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Majesty of the French Quarter

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-21 of 21)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
“Kerri's work is lush with natural light that makes the images sensual and rich, and transforms the places she photographs into poems.”
–Francis Ford Coppola

Bachelor of Science in anthropology at Tulane University, New Orleans, 1989
Internship with Peter Woloszynski, World of Interiors, 1995

Kerri McCaffety has photographed twelve books, six of which she also wrote. Awards for her books and images i
More about Kerri McCaffety...
Obituary Cocktail: The Great Saloons of New Orleans New Orleans New Elegance St. Joseph Altars The Majesty of St. Charles Avenue Let's Walk the French Quarter

Share This Book