WorldCat Identities

Read, Herbert 1893-1968

Overview
Works: 1,943 works in 6,392 publications in 21 languages and 91,361 library holdings
Genres: History  Dictionaries  Biography  Case studies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Fiction  Biography‡vDictionaries  Fantasy fiction  Art 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Other, Creator, Performer, Speaker, Contributor, Curator, Illustrator, Compiler, Lyricist, Narrator, Composer
Classifications: PR6035.E24, 759.06
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Most widely held works about Herbert Read
 
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A concise history of modern sculpture by Herbert Read( Book )
128 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in 11 languages and held by 3,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the origin of the principles of sculpture and examines the work of great sculptors
A concise history of modern painting by Herbert Read( Book )
74 editions published between 1959 and 1972 in 5 languages and held by 2,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comprehensive art history book, well illustrated
The meaning of art by Herbert Read( Book )
228 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 13 languages and held by 2,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"En forma de breves capítulos, extraordinariamente sustanciosos, prodigios de síntesis y de claridad, el autor acierta a condensar nociones y conceptos esenciales de imprescindible conocimiento para apreciar la obra de arte. Ningún dogmatismo, ninguna limitación de criterio; al contrario, la mayor comprensión y franqueza de espíritu, fueron las cualidades salientes del criterio analítico practicado por Read." --Casa del libro web site
Education through art by Herbert Read( Book )
172 editions published between 1943 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 2,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cet ouvrage part de la théorie formulée pour la 1ère fois par Platon, selon laquelle l'art doit être la base de toute éducation naturelle et épanouissante ; il analyse l'activité artistique enfantine, examine les problèmes du curriculum, des méthodes d'enseignement et du milieu scolaire et établit que la finalité de l'éducation est l'intégration de l'indivu dans une société libre
The philosophy of modern art by Herbert Read( Book )
117 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 2,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Art and society by Herbert Read( Book )
81 editions published between 1935 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two copies located in Circulation
The art of sculpture by Herbert Read( Book )
58 editions published between 1954 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Consists of six lectures delivered as the A.W. Mellon lectures in the fine arts, at the National Gallery, washington, 1954
The Thames and Hudson dictionary of art and artists by Herbert Read( Book )
55 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides information on various paintings, sculptures, and drawings and explores numerous schools, styles, and movements as well as providing insight into the careers of many artists
Art and industry; the principles of industrial design by Herbert Read( Book )
118 editions published between 1900 and 1993 in 6 languages and held by 1,751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The standards and principles of industrial design
English prose style by Herbert Read( Book )
104 editions published between 1928 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 1,662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected works of C.G. Jung by C. G Jung( Book )
101 editions published between 1952 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 1,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An exceptionally comprehensive index by paragraph numbers. Certain subjects are treated in separate sub-indexes within the General Index. These include alchemy, animals, the Bible, colors, Freud, Jung, and numbers
A concise history of modern painting by Herbert Read( Book )
51 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Styles : Cubism - Futurism - Dada - Surrealism. Painters : Picasso - Kandinsky - Klee
Wordsworth by Herbert Read( Book )
66 editions published between 1930 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To hell with culture, and other essays on art and society by Herbert Read( Book )
51 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in English and held by 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A classic work that offers the reader an ideal overview of the ideas that marked out Read as a seminal and hugely influential figure in the cultural life of the twentieth century
Icon and idea; the function of art in the development of human consciousness by Herbert Read( Book )
57 editions published between 1955 and 1977 in 7 languages and held by 1,413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry Moore : a study of his life and work by Herbert Read( Book )
23 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collected poems by Herbert Read( Book )
60 editions published between 1945 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Definitive edition. For other editions, see Author Catalog
Surrealism by Herbert Read( Book )
33 editions published between 1936 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 1,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Art and alienation; the role of the artist in society by Herbert Read( Book )
34 editions published between 1907 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The green child by Herbert Read( Book )
72 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Allegorisk roman
 
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Alternative Names
Herbert Read
Read, Herbert
Read, Herbert 1893-1968
Read, Herbert 1893-1968 Sir
Read, Herbert E.
Read, Herbert E. 1893-1968
Read, Herbert Edvard.
Read, Herbert Edward.
Read Herbert Edward 1893-1968
Read, Herbert, Sir, 1893-1968
Read, Sir Herbert
Read, Sir Herbert Edward
Rid, Herbert
Rīd, Hirbirt, 1893-1968
Riyad, Hirbirt, 1893-1968
Sir Herbert Read
Tread, Herber 1893-1968
ריד, הרברט 1893-1968
ריד, הרברט 1968־1893
ריד, הרברט 19681893-
ריעד, הרברט 1893-1968
ريد, هربرت, 1893-1968
هربرت ريد، 1893-1968 سير،
هربرت ريد، سير، 1893-1968
리드, 허버트 1893-1968
リード, ハーバート
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Turkish (3)
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