Vanity Fair 100 Years: From the Jazz Age to Our Age

Vanity Fair 100 Years: From the Jazz Age to Our Age

Graydon Carter

Vanity reasonable a hundred Years showcases a century of character and gear, artwork and trade, problem and culture—both intellectual and coffee. From its inception in 1913, during the Jazz Age and the melancholy, to its reincarnation within the boom-boom Reagan years, to the image-saturated details Age, Vanity reasonable has offered the trendy period because it has spread out, utilizing wit, mind's eye, peerless literary narrative, and ambitious, groundbreaking imagery from the best photographers, artists, and illustrators of the day. This luxurious booklet takes a decade-by-decade examine the area as obvious through the journal, preventing to explain the incomparable editor Frank Crowninshield and the beginning of the Jazz Age Vanity Fair, the magazine’s debatable rebirth in 1983, and the background of the glamorous Vanity reasonable Oscar Party.
With its exhaustive sweep, visible influence, and time-capsule structure, Vanity reasonable a hundred Years is the publication everybody will wish in 2013. compliment for Vanity reasonable a hundred Years:

“The ebook is a beautiful artifact that begets staring, much less for the phrases and publishing than as an workout in visible storytelling mirrored during the prism of society and celebrity. The most sensible photographers, the easiest designers, the simplest illustrators all got here jointly over vainness Fair’s contents, and the publication unfolds in web page after web page of stunningly rendered photos, a few iconic and a few that by no means even ran.” —New York occasions publication Review


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