Culture and the City: Cultural Philanthropy in Chicago from the 1880s to 1917
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. Index. Grey buckram covers, gilt title on spine. Light edgewear to covers. Inscription possibly by author on title page. Some very slight browning to pages and dust jacket.