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The Voices of Silence: Man and His Art. (Abridged from the Psychology of Art) (Bollingen Series)

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Publisher Comments:

"It is hard to judge very brilliant books, which may dazzle, deafen, and stun when they explode under our noses . . . but I have finally been brought to the conclusion that Malraux's history of art is not simply one of his best productions but perhaps one of the really great books of our time."--Edmund Wilson

"Nowhere else in modern art criticism can we find so magnificent a style (which combines the sumptuousness of Chateaubriand with the nervous intensity of Pascal) allied to so vast a knowledge of cultural, religious, and artistic history.A towering achievement."--Joseph Frank

Synopsis:

"Not simply one of [Malraux's] best productions but perhaps one of the really great books of our time."--Edmund Wilson

Synopsis:

"Not simply one of [Malraux's] best productions but perhaps one of the really great books of our time."--Edmund Wilson

Product Details

ISBN:
9780691018218
Translator:
Gilbert, Stuart
Author:
Gilbert, Stuart
Author:
Malraux, Andre
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Location:
Princeton
Subject:
History - General
Subject:
Philosophy
Subject:
Art
Subject:
Psychology
Subject:
Criticism
Subject:
Criticism - General
Subject:
History : General
Subject:
General
Subject:
Art and architecture
Subject:
Criticism -- Theory.
Subject:
Art -- Philosophy.
Subject:
Art -- Psychology.
Subject:
Art-Theory and Criticism
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Bollingen Series (General)
Publication Date:
October 1978
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
664
Dimensions:
8.44x6.60x1.25 in. 2.15 lbs.

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