Seattle, City by the Sound book cover

Seattle, City by the Sound

Take a photographic journey in, and around the beautiful City of Seattle! The whimsical verse transports the reader from Pioneer Square, where the City began; to the skyscrapers downtown; the Pike Place Market; across the Lakes; and in view of some of the most majestic mountains in the world. Seattle, City By The Sound is an ideal “read aloud” story to be enjoyed by children as well as adults. The exquisite color photographs were taken by professional photographer, Doug Wilson, and others.

Doug Wilson is a Seattle based location photographer specializing in the Pacific Northwest, Western Canada and Alaska. Wilson has credits in over 100 magazine titles worldwide compiled in his 38 years as a photographer. Wilson has done some 1000 assignments for Sunset magazine, and 500 for the New York Times. He is a longtime contributor to Boys Life and has been published in most major business news magazines including Time, Newsweek, Forbes, Fortune, Money and others. His large collection of stock photographs is available from him (425-822-8604 office) (425-822-0960 fax), and through his world-wide agency, WestLight in Los Angeles, California (1-800-278-2893).

For visitors and newly arrived Seattleites, Seattle, City By The Sound makes an ideal gift for friends and family back home. At $15.95 (32 pages), it is a reasonably priced photography book about Seattle.

Also available through University Book Store and Island Books.

  • Published by East Seattle Publishing Co.
  • Publication date: September, 1997
  • Hardcover, 32 pages
  • ISBN: 0-9656755-0-5;
  •            978-0-9656-7550-5