Modernism and the quality magazines: Vanity Fair (1914-36); American Mercury (1924-81); New Yorker (1925-); Esquire (1933-)

Faye Hammill, Karen Leick

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This chapter provides a comprehensive history of modernist magazines: Vanity Fair; American Mercury; New Yorker and Esquire
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe oxford critical and cultural history of modernist magazines
Subtitle of host publicationvolume II: North America 1894-1960
EditorsPeter Brooker, Andrew Thacker
Place of PublicationOxford
PublisherOxford University Press
Number of pages21
ISBN (Print)9780199545810
Publication statusPublished - 5 Jul 2012


  • modernism
  • modernist magazines
  • vanity fair
  • american mercury
  • new yorker
  • esquire
  • history
  • north america
  • new writing
  • literary and cultural modernism

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