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The Resource On ugliness, edited by Umberto Eco, translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen

On ugliness, edited by Umberto Eco, translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen

Label
On ugliness
Title
On ugliness
Statement of responsibility
edited by Umberto Eco, translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen
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Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
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Summary
In a companion volume to his "History of Beauty," the renowned philosopher and cultural critic analyzes our attraction to the gruesome, horrific, and repellant in visual culture and the arts, drawing on abundant examples of painting and sculpture, ranging from antiquity to the works of Bosch, Goya, and others
Writing style
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212069
Cataloging source
UKM
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Eco, Umberto
Dewey number
111.85
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • McEwen, Alastair
  • Eco, Umberto
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True
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  • Aesthetics
  • Art
  • Ugliness
Target audience
adult
Label
On ugliness, edited by Umberto Eco, translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Control code
000042380521
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
455 p.
Isbn
9781846551222
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
On ugliness, edited by Umberto Eco, translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Control code
000042380521
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
455 p.
Isbn
9781846551222
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.

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