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Title Chicago by the book : 101 publications that shaped the city and its image / [a project of] The Caxton Club ; introduction by Neil Harris.

Publication Info. Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2018.
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 95th Street Adult Nonfiction  977.311 CHI    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  977.311 CHI    AVAILABLE
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Description xvii, 273 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
Note Includes index.
Summary "This project tells the story of Chicago through 101 landmark publications about it. From Sister Carrie to Playboy and from The Jungle to Nature's Metropolis, this collection of short essays will cast Chicago's history in a unique light, while also illuminating the bibliophilic history of the books, magazines, and other printed objects that have shaped the city and the way people think about it."--Supplied by publisher.
Subject Chicago (Ill.) -- History.
Chicago (Ill.) -- In literature.
Chicago (Ill.) -- Intellectual life.
Added Author Harris, Neil, 1938- writer of introduction.
Caxton Club.
ISBN 9780226468501 (cloth : alk. paper)
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