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Brighton and Hove
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Brighton and Hove (Hardback)

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Brighton is a city where nothing is quite as it appears. The end of the line and a stone's throw from the continent, one minute it seems like an undiscovered corner of Europe, the next it reminds you of its quintessential Englishness. Like its own remarkable history, it is a city of improbable makeovers and deft sleight of hand: farmhouses transformed into palaces, stable blocks into concert halls, churches into art galleries. It is a city of bus driving poets and saxophone playing maitre d's; a place where waiters wait on that elusive three-book publishing deal, and where the underground comes up to the surface for air. Unlike most seaside towns, it is a year-round city: buoyed up by two universities and a thriving arts and culture scene. It boasts the biggest arts festival in England, and its most celebrated gay scene. It has 5 miles of coastline, 23 parks, 5 casinos, 20 bowling greens, 3450 listed buildings, 12 theatres, 26 lifeguards, 30 nightclubs, 20 art galleries, and more restaurants per head of population than anywhere else in the UK outside London.

Travel & MapsPlaces & peoples: pictorial works Publisher: Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd Publication Date: 01/11/2006 ISBN-13: 9780711226463  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Max Crisfield started his career as a part-time editorial assistant at Chivers Press in Bath and moved on to be Marketing Manager at Book Guild Publishing in Lewes, West Sussex. After a few years each as PR & Marketing Executive at Penguin Books in London and Marketing Manager of the Brighton Festival Society, he became a freelance copywriter for a range of clients as well as doing arts marketing services. He lives and works in Brighton. To visit Max Crisfield's website click here Matthew trained at Saint Martin's School of Art in London and has been a photographer for twelve years. Commercial clients include Nike, ICI Dulux, Dunlop, and Royal Mail as well as a number of City & Wall Street names. Arts clients include the Arts Council, British Council, South Bank Centre, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Faber & Faber. Matthew is also house photographer at the Brighton Dome and photographs the Brighton Festival each May. Matthew works worldwide and is based in Brighton & London. To visit Matthew Andrew's website click here

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