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The Resource Tastemaker : Carl Van Vechten and the birth of modern America

Tastemaker : Carl Van Vechten and the birth of modern America

Label
Tastemaker : Carl Van Vechten and the birth of modern America
Title
Tastemaker
Title remainder
Carl Van Vechten and the birth of modern America
Statement of responsibility
Edward White
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A revealing biography of the influential and controversial cultural titan who embodied an era"--
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
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10277350
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
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1981-
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WHITE, EDWARD
Dewey number
  • 813.52
  • 920
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Van Vechten, Carl
  • Van Vechten, Carl
  • Photographers
  • Popular culture
  • United States
  • United States
  • Harlem Renaissance
Target audience
adult
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Carl Van Vechten and the birth of modern America
Label
Tastemaker : Carl Van Vechten and the birth of modern America
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
1.The Gilded Age: A Tale of Yesterday -- 2.The Cosmopolitan Standard of Virtue -- 3.That Shudder of Fascination -- 4.A Certain Sensuous Charm -- 5.How to Read Gertrude Stein -- 6.In Defence of Bad Taste -- 7.What One Is Forced by Nature to Do -- 8.An Entirely New Kind of Negro -- 9.Exotic Material -- 10.Cruel Sophistication -- 11.A Quite Gay, but Empty, Bubble That Dazzles One in Bursting -- 12.Papa Woojums -- 13.Yale May Not Think So, but It'll Be Just Jolly
Control code
000054322692
Isbn
9780374535148
Label
Tastemaker : Carl Van Vechten and the birth of modern America
Publication
Contents
1.The Gilded Age: A Tale of Yesterday -- 2.The Cosmopolitan Standard of Virtue -- 3.That Shudder of Fascination -- 4.A Certain Sensuous Charm -- 5.How to Read Gertrude Stein -- 6.In Defence of Bad Taste -- 7.What One Is Forced by Nature to Do -- 8.An Entirely New Kind of Negro -- 9.Exotic Material -- 10.Cruel Sophistication -- 11.A Quite Gay, but Empty, Bubble That Dazzles One in Bursting -- 12.Papa Woojums -- 13.Yale May Not Think So, but It'll Be Just Jolly
Control code
000054322692
Isbn
9780374535148

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