HARRIS, N: The Chicagoan: A Lost Magazine of the Jazz Age

Book cover. The Chicagoan: A Lost Magazine of the Jazz AgeHarris, Neil. The Chicagoan: A Lost Magazine of the Jazz Age. University of Chicago Press, 2008. ISBN: 9780226317618. Factory sealed. Like New. Hardcover. (#30775) $50.00

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The author then lets the Chicagoan speak for itself in lavish full-color segments that reproduce its many elements: from covers, cartoons, and editorials to reviews, features—and even the July 2, 1927 issue reprinted in its entirety. Biographical summaries. Index.

Measures 11×14 inches. 400p. 81 color plates. 301 halftones.

GRAY, ML: A Guide to Chicago’s Murals

Book cover. A Guide to Chicago's MuralsGray, Mary Lackritz. A Guide to Chicago’s Murals. University of Chicago Press. ISBN: 9780226305967. Factory sealed. Like New. Paperback. (#30737) $24.00

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The first definitive handbook to the murals of Chicago and suburbs. With full-color illustrations of nearly two hundred murals and accompanying entries that describe their history—who commissioned them and why, the subjects of the murals and their contexts.

Biographies of more than 150 artists and a glossary of key terms. 204 color plates, 35 halftones. 516p. Measures 5.75×7.5 inches.

ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO: A Brief Guide to the Collections

Book Cover. ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO: A Brief Guide to the CollectionsBridaham, Lester Burbank; Malone, Patrick. A Brief Guide to the Collections. The Art Institute of Chicago, 1953. Unmarked text. Very Good. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). (#29904) $12.00

Illustrated with black and white photographs of the objects, with their gallery locations in 1953. Plan of the museum buildings in 1953. Information about the collections.

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