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The Resource A century of arts & letters : the history of the National Institute of Arts & Letters and the American Academy of Arts & Letters as told, decade by decade, by eleven members, Louis Auchincloss ... [et al.] ; John Updike, editor

A century of arts & letters : the history of the National Institute of Arts & Letters and the American Academy of Arts & Letters as told, decade by decade, by eleven members, Louis Auchincloss ... [et al.] ; John Updike, editor

Label
A century of arts & letters : the history of the National Institute of Arts & Letters and the American Academy of Arts & Letters as told, decade by decade, by eleven members
Title
A century of arts & letters
Title remainder
the history of the National Institute of Arts & Letters and the American Academy of Arts & Letters as told, decade by decade, by eleven members
Statement of responsibility
Louis Auchincloss ... [et al.] ; John Updike, editor
Title variation
Century of arts and letters
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
700/.6/073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NX22
LC item number
.C46 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A century of arts & letters : the history of the National Institute of Arts & Letters and the American Academy of Arts & Letters as told, decade by decade, by eleven members, Louis Auchincloss ... [et al.] ; John Updike, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1898-1907 : founders' story / R.W.B. Lewis -- 1908-1917 : idealism and patriotism / Louis Auchincloss -- 1918-1927 : against modernity annals of the temple / Cynthia Ozick -- 1928-1937 : infiltration of modernity / Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. -- 1938-1947 : decade of the row / John Updike -- 1948-1957 : testimony of two artists / Richard Lippold and Wolf Kahn -- 1958-1967 : rounding camelot / Norman Mailer -- 1968-1977 : housekeeping in a messy world / Jack Beeson -- 1978-1987 : holding the high ground / Ada Louise Huxtable -- 1988-1997 : decade of reunion / Hortense Calisher
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xii, 346 p.
Isbn
9780231102483
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97040940
Note
Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 835. Red cloth over boards, stamped in gilt; illustrated paper label on cover. Photo-illustrated endpapers. Publisher correspondence (1 leaf, Jun.24, 1998), "Photographs of members 1998-1999" and "Membership roster 1998" laid in.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)37806108
  • ucoclc37806108
Label
A century of arts & letters : the history of the National Institute of Arts & Letters and the American Academy of Arts & Letters as told, decade by decade, by eleven members, Louis Auchincloss ... [et al.] ; John Updike, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1898-1907 : founders' story / R.W.B. Lewis -- 1908-1917 : idealism and patriotism / Louis Auchincloss -- 1918-1927 : against modernity annals of the temple / Cynthia Ozick -- 1928-1937 : infiltration of modernity / Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. -- 1938-1947 : decade of the row / John Updike -- 1948-1957 : testimony of two artists / Richard Lippold and Wolf Kahn -- 1958-1967 : rounding camelot / Norman Mailer -- 1968-1977 : housekeeping in a messy world / Jack Beeson -- 1978-1987 : holding the high ground / Ada Louise Huxtable -- 1988-1997 : decade of reunion / Hortense Calisher
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xii, 346 p.
Isbn
9780231102483
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97040940
Note
Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 835. Red cloth over boards, stamped in gilt; illustrated paper label on cover. Photo-illustrated endpapers. Publisher correspondence (1 leaf, Jun.24, 1998), "Photographs of members 1998-1999" and "Membership roster 1998" laid in.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)37806108
  • ucoclc37806108

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