Magazines and the American experience highlights from the collection of Steven Lomazow, MD (Book, 2020) [WorldCat.org]
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Magazines and the American experience highlights from the collection of Steven Lomazow, MD

Author: Steven Lomazow; Heather A Haveman; The Grolier Club
Publisher: New York The Grolier Club 2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Preface : Magazines! -- "Magazine magic" -- Introduction : The early history of the magazine industry -- A chronology of American magazines. Building a nation : 1733-92 -- A house divided : 1793-1850 -- The industrial age : 1851-92 -- America and the world : 1893-1945 -- The information age 1946-present -- Specialty magazines. The urge to reform : radical magazines -- A nation of readers : literary magazines --  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
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Named Person: Steven Lomazow; Steven Lomazow; Steven Lomazow; Steven Lomazow
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Lomazow; Heather A Haveman; The Grolier Club
ISBN: 9781605830919 1605830917
OCLC Number: 1288447977
Accession No: (DE-627)1782130438 (DE-599)KXP1782130438 (OCoLC)1288447977
Notes: Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Grolier Club, New York, January 20-April 24, 2021.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description: xii, 337 pages color illustrations, facsimiles 29 cm
Contents: Preface: magazines!"Magazine Magic"Introduction: The Early History of the Magazine IndustryI. A Chronology of American Magazines1. Building a Nation: 1733-922. A House Divided: 1793-18503. The Industrial Age: 1851-924. America and the World: 1893-19455. The Information Age: 1946-PresentII. Specialty Magazines6. The Urge to Reform: Radical Magazines 7. A Nation of Readers: Literary Magazines8. American Avant-Gardism: Little Magazines9. Literature for the People: Pulp Magazines10. "What fools these mortals be!": Humor Magazine11. Great American Pastimes: Sports Magazines12. Separate and Unequal: African American Magazines13. The Show Must Go On: Theater, Movie, Radio, and Television Magazines14. On the Move: Transportation Magazines15. Images of a Nation: Art and MagazinesAcknowledgmentsAdditional MagazinesNotesBibliographyContributorsIndex
Responsibility: Steven Lomazow ; introduction by Heather A. Haveman.

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Preface : Magazines! -- "Magazine magic" -- Introduction : The early history of the magazine industry -- A chronology of American magazines. Building a nation : 1733-92 -- A house divided : 1793-1850 -- The industrial age : 1851-92 -- America and the world : 1893-1945 -- The information age 1946-present -- Specialty magazines. The urge to reform : radical magazines -- A nation of readers : literary magazines -- American avant-gardism : little magazines -- Literature for the people : pulp magazines -- "What fools these mortals be!" : humor magazines -- Great American pastimes : sports magazines -- Separate and unequal : African American magazines -- The show must go on : theater, movie, radio, and television magazines -- On the move : transportation magazines -- Images of a nation : art and magazines.

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