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

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

Label
On beauty
Title
On beauty
Statement of responsibility
edited by Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
'On Beauty' is neither a history of art, nor a history of aesthetics but Umberto Eco draws on the histories of both these disciplines to define the ideas of beauty that have informed sensibilities from the classical world to modern times
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
  • 111.8'5
  • 111.85
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Eco, Umberto
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aesthetics
  • Art
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Philosophy
Label
On beauty, edited by Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: Secker & Warburg, 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780857050205
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
438 p.
Isbn
9780857050205
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (some col.)
Label
On beauty, edited by Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: Secker & Warburg, 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780857050205
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
438 p.
Isbn
9780857050205
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (some col.)

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