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The Resource On beauty : a history of a western idea, edited by Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen

On beauty : a history of a western idea, edited by Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen

Label
On beauty : a history of a western idea
Title
On beauty
Title remainder
a history of a western idea
Statement of responsibility
edited by Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen
Contributor
Subject
Language
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
111.85
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ4865.C6
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Eco, Umberto
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  • Aesthetics
  • Art
  • Beauty, Personal
Target audience
general
Label
On beauty : a history of a western idea, edited by Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Secker & Warburg, 2004
Control code
9780857050205
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
440 p.
Isbn
9780857050205
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
On beauty : a history of a western idea, edited by Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Alastair McEwen
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Secker & Warburg, 2004
Control code
9780857050205
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
440 p.
Isbn
9780857050205
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.

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