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1 Berger, Philip Highland Park: American Suburb at Its Best: An Architectural and Historical Survey
Chicago Review Press 1983 0960431616 / 9780960431618 Paperback Very Good 
Softcover, like new but edges of covers are lightly age-toned. NO marks or defects. Internally Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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William Conger: Paintings 1958-2008, Donald Kuspit
2 Donald Kuspit William Conger: Paintings 1958-2008
Chicago City of Chicago Cultural Affairs 2009 Paperback New 
New softcover, with no marks or flaws. Essay by Donald Kuspit. A bright, clean copy. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 Madsen, Axel The Marshall Fields: The Evolution of an American Business Dynasty
John Wiley & Sons 0471024937 / 9780471024934 Hardcover New 
New unread hardcover in dust jacket. First Printing, with no marks or flaws. 384 pages.

FROM THE JACKET: "A classic American success story?with a twist. Like J. P. Morgan, John D. Rockefeller, and Andrew Carnegie, Marshall Field was one of the overlords of triumphant capitalism in the Gilded Age of the late nineteenth century. However, his phenomenal wealth and generous philanthropy masked a disastrous personal life. Deserted by his wife and alienated from his children, the founder of the Field dynasty left a legacy of immense wealth and misery to match. The Marshall Fields recounts the classic tale of Field's spectacular success as well as the tragic story of a man who, while making millions by knowing what women wanted, had no inkling of his own wife's emotional needs. This revealing account follows the next five generations of the Field family, concentrating on the most important and controversial figures in each generation. What emerges is a startling saga of money, madness, and mystery. From the son who may have been shot by a chorus girl to the great-great grandson who used his millions to create Hollywood fantasies, Field's descendants have caromed wildly between rebellion and folly. Their story offers a new and penetrating take on wealth, success, and the nightmare that often accompanies the American dream." 
Price: 15.00 USD

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Chairs as Art. Art as Chairs., Powell, Donald D.; Denise Domerque
4 Powell, Donald D.; Denise Domerque Chairs as Art. Art as Chairs.
The Arts Club of Chicago 1987 Paperback Very Good 
Slim, stapled softcover exhibition catalogue. The catalogue of an exhibition at the Arts Club of Chicago, September 14 - October 31, 1987. 24 chair/art objects were in the exhibtion, 8 of which are illustrated in this book. The artists in the exhibition were Tony Berlant, David Best, Mark Di Suvero, Ken Erwin, Gary Kulak, Lewis & Clark, Louise Nevelson, Lucas Samaras, Christopher Sproat, Therman Statom, Eugene Von Bruenchenhein, Margaret Wharton, and Robert Wilson. Softcover with no marks or writing in book. Almost like new but has a trace of rubbing to covers. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Catalogue of a Century of Progress Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture, Rich, Daniel Catton
5 Rich, Daniel Catton Catalogue of a Century of Progress Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture
Lakeside Press, R. R. Donnelley & Sons 1933 Paperback Very Good 
1933 softcover exhibition catalogue as pictured, in the red art deco patterned covers. Endpapers are yellow-gold. Date of August 30, 1933 pencilled onto front endpaper by some enthusiastic fairgoer; otherwise no marks in book. Corners have a little wear; binding is holding very sturdy. Illustrations are in black and white. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 [CHICAGO - MAPS] Chicago Insideout (Inside out City Guide: Chicago)
Map Group Inc. 2003 1904766048 / 9781904766049 Hardcover Like New 
New, never used travel book / kit with built-in compass and ballpoint pen, as issued. Pen still works. Few very faint signs of prior handling. No marks or defects.

This portable, attractive city guide includes detailed pop-out maps, a 64 page insider guide, a functional compass, and a pen to help you travel intelligently around Chicago. The classic itinerary covers 30 attractions, like the Sears Tower and Navy Pier - including descriptions, historical insights, and an alphanumeric index corresponding to helpful maps. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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7 [WORLD'S FAIR] Official World's Fair Pictures of a Century of Progress Exposition
Paperback Very Good 
Stapled softcover souvenir program. Profusely illustrated. Our copy has no marks or writing in it, but does have a few slight signs of handling (faint crease to rear corner; slight "rounding" of corners, etc.) 
Price: 33.00 USD
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