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The Resource Nica's dream : the life and legend of the jazz baroness, David Kastin

Nica's dream : the life and legend of the jazz baroness, David Kastin

Label
Nica's dream : the life and legend of the jazz baroness
Title
Nica's dream
Title remainder
the life and legend of the jazz baroness
Statement of responsibility
David Kastin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the life of the Rothschild heiress who moved to Manhattan to pursue her love of jazz and began hosting late-night jam sessions, socializing with musicians and Beat poets during a transformative era in twentieth-century American culture
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kastin, David
Dewey number
  • 781.65092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
ML429.K72
LC item number
K37 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Koenigswarter, Pannonica de
  • Women music patrons
  • Music patrons
  • Impresarios
  • Jazz
Label
Nica's dream : the life and legend of the jazz baroness, David Kastin
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223091092529
  • 31223091092511
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, discography (p. [231]-232), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overture. Bird in the baroness's boudoir -- A weird mishbocho -- Battlefield dispatches : from the front lines and the home front -- New world order : the rise of midcentury modernism -- Nica's dream : the birth of the jazz baroness -- Monk and the baroness each find a home -- Beyond the FIve Spot : midcentury modernism goes mainstream -- The sixties : the best of times, the worst of times -- Chez Nica : the Cathouse years -- Coda. The legend lives on
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
272 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393069402
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011013213
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., facsims., ports.
System control number
  • 668194849
  • (OCoLC)668194849
Label
Nica's dream : the life and legend of the jazz baroness, David Kastin
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223091092529
  • 31223091092511
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, discography (p. [231]-232), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overture. Bird in the baroness's boudoir -- A weird mishbocho -- Battlefield dispatches : from the front lines and the home front -- New world order : the rise of midcentury modernism -- Nica's dream : the birth of the jazz baroness -- Monk and the baroness each find a home -- Beyond the FIve Spot : midcentury modernism goes mainstream -- The sixties : the best of times, the worst of times -- Chez Nica : the Cathouse years -- Coda. The legend lives on
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
272 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393069402
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011013213
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., facsims., ports.
System control number
  • 668194849
  • (OCoLC)668194849

Library Locations

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      100 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA, 94102, US
      37.779376 -122.415795
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