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Walking Tours of Old New Orleans
"Brimming with romance of 200 years, New Orleans merits the right to be called America's Most Interesting City. The romance lingers on through the invasion of progress and the stamp of standardization." -- From the Foreword Originally published in 1936 and now newly updated and revised, Old New Orleans is an invaluable guide for those who want to wander the narrow streets ...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published January 31st 1936 by Pelican Publishing Company
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I live in the Vieux Carré and take long meandering night walks with my sweetheart in one the most unique neighborhoods in the world. I'm always noticing something for the first time. Behind every wrought iron gate is a 200 year-old mystery and I want to know EVERYTHING about this fascinating city. The owner of the Librarie bookstore recommended this book, first published in 1936 - before most American homes were built! It offers a brief description and history of hundreds of French Quarter build ...more