Flappers

ISBN 10 : 0374535043
ISBN 13 : 9780374535049

By the 1920s, women were on the verge of something huge. Jazz, racy fashions, eyebrowraising new attitudes about art and sex—all of this pointed to a sleek, modern world, one tha..

So We Read On

ISBN 10 : 0316230065
ISBN 13 : 9780316230063

"Maureen Corrigan has produced a minor miracle: a book about The Great Gatsby that stands up to Gatsby itself" --Michael Cunningham. It's a revered classic and a rite of passage in..

Vanity Fair 100 Years

ISBN 10 : 1419708635
ISBN 13 : 9781419708633

Offers the history of "Vanity Fair" by presenting how the magazine displayed American culture in the many decades of its operation, including the Jazz Age, the Depression, the Reag..

Vanity Fair The Portraits

ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105131665213
ISBN 13 :

Spanning the ninety-five-year history of Vanity Fair, a remarkable array of iconic portraits features three hundred full-color and black-and-white photographic images by such renow..

Murder At The Brightwell

ISBN 10 : 9781466846531
ISBN 13 : 1466846534

Amory Ames is a wealthy young woman who regrets her marriage to her notoriously charming playboy husband, Milo. Looking for a change, she accepts a request for help from her former..

The Portable Sixties Reader

ISBN 10 : 0142001945
ISBN 13 : 9780142001943

Contains excerpts from essays, speeches, poetry, and fiction representative of the American counterculture of the 1960s...

Fallen Leaves

ISBN 10 : 9781476771564
ISBN 13 : 1476771561

Praised as a “revelatory” book by The Wall Street Journal, this is the last and most personal work of Pulitzer Prize–winning author and historian Will Durant, discovered thir..