Culture and the City: Cultural Philanthropy in Chicago from the 1880s to 1917

HOROWITZ, Helen Lefkowitz
Lexington: 1976

Stock Code: 000137

In this study Professor Horowitz examines the idealistic understanding of culture that prevailed in the United States before the turn of the century and relates this conception to the establishment and development of Chicago’s city-wide cultural institutions.

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Culture and the City
Includes Index. Grey buckram covers, gilt title on spine.

Condition: Very Good. Light edgewear to covers. Inscription possibly by author on title page. Some very slight browning to pages. Dust jacket Very Good.

Book Publishing Details
Author: Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz (1942-)
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Full title: Culture and the City: Cultural Philanthropy in Chicago from the 1880s to 1917
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky, Lexington
Year Printed: 1976
Edition: First Edition
Binding: Hardcover
ISBN 10: 081311344X
ISBN 13: 9780813113449
Language: English
Category: Sociology & Culture
Size: 225mm Tall, 8vo
Pages: 288
Stock Code: 000137
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Keywords: Social Sciences; Chicago, Jane Addams, Art Institute of Chicago, Edward Ayer,
Daniel Burnham, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Field Columbian Museum,
Henry Blake Fuller, William Rainey Harper, Robert Herrick, Charles Hutchinson,
John Ruskin, Theodore Thomas, Newberry Library, Hull-House,

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Weight 0.61 kg
Dust Jacket