Odd Man In: Norton Simon and the Pursuit of Culture

By: Suzanne Muchnic (b. 1940)

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FIRST EDITION, second printing. 8vo. 9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches. xvi, (314) pp. Plates, notes, index; text clean, unmarked. Quarter cloth, paper over boards, dust-jacket; binding square and tight. Very Good. Specializing in turning around lagging companies (Hunt Foods was the first), Norton Simon built a fortune which he turned towards art collecting. Suzanne Muchnic's biography also encompasses a thoughtful overview of Los Angeles culture in the postwar years. Suzanne Muchnic is an art writer who was a staff art reporter and art critic at the Los Angeles Times for 31 years.

Title: Odd Man In: Norton Simon and the Pursuit of Culture

Author Name: Suzanne Muchnic (b. 1940)

Categories: Art,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Berkeley, etc., University of California Press,: 1998

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: MB718-025

Keywords: Suzanne Muchnic, Odd Man In Norton Simon and the Pursuit of Culture, Norton Simon, Art, Collecting,