About the Book
Asheville, North Carolina
The beautiful city of Asheville, nestled in the verdant Carolina Mountains, is a modern community with spectacular architecture, lush landscapes, a vibrant history, welcoming people, and of course Biltmore, the most magnificent home in all of America.
Asheville August captures 40 stunning images of this impressive city and the mountainous country that surrounds it. If you've been to Asheville, you'll experience many familiar landmarks in a completely different light.
If you've never visited, then you'll see why this city holds such a remarkable place among American urban communities.
Duffy is a North Carolina native now living in Maryland. This is the story, told through stunning images, of a visit to a region of the state that he had never seen before, where everything was new and uniquely Asheville! Duffy is an artist accomplished in woodblock prints, water colors, and sculpture. For the first time, he is publishing a collection of photographs taken during the summer of 2008 in the mountains of North Carolina. These images in Asheville August continue the long tradition of showcasing Duffy's excellent eye for composition, color and his particular point of view.