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The Understanding of Ornament in the Italian Renaissance

Clare Lapraik Guest - 2015 - History - Limited preview
In this paradigm changing study of art and thought from antiquity to the Italian Renaissance Clare Lapraik Guest re-evaluates the central role and theoretical dignity of ornament in pre-modern art and literature.
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On the Theory and Practice of Painting in Oil and Water Colours, for ...

Theodore Henry Fielding - 1846 - Color in art - Full view
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Humans: Volume Two of the Neanderthal Parallax

Robert J. Sawyer - 2010 - Fiction - Limited preview
Robert J. Sawyer, the award-winning and bestselling writer, hits the peak of his powers in Humans, the second book of The Neanderthal Parallax, his trilogy about our world and parallel one in which it was the Homo sapiens who died out and the ...
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An Etymological Dictionary of the English Language

Walter William Skeat - 1898 - English language - Full view
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République des lettres, République des arts: mélanges offerts à Marc ...

Christian Mouchel, Colette Nativel - 2008 - History - Limited preview
Entitled République des Lettres, République des Arts , this volume of "Mélanges" testifies to Marc Fumaroli's scholarly influence, demonstrating the numerous ties that he has built throughout his career. The thirty-three contributing authors ...
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A Concise Etymological Dictionary of the English Language

Walter William Skeat - 1901 - English language - Full view
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The Book: Its Printers, Illustrators, and Binders, from Gutenberg to the ...

Henri Bouchot - 1890 - Bookbinding - Full view
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The Denial of Death

Ernest Becker - 2007 - Philosophy - No preview available
Winner of the Pulitzer prize in 1974 and the culmination of a life's work, The Denial of Death is Ernest Becker's brilliant and impassioned answer to the "why" of human existence. In bold contrast to the predominant Freudian school of thought ...
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New Science

Giambattista Vico - 1999 - Philosophy - No preview available
Although Vico lived his whole life as an obscure academic in Naples, his New Science is an astonishingly ambitious attempt to provide a comprehensive science of all human society by decoding the hitory, mythology, and law of the ancient world ...
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