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Chemistry & art : further adventures of a chemist collector

Author: Alfred Bader
Publisher: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The second volume of Alfred Bader's remarkable autobiography begins where Adventures of a Chemist Collector ended - with the boardroom coup in which Alfred was dismissed from the chemical company he had built up from the ground. He now turns his enormous energy to old master paintings, in which he has been interested from a young age and in which he now has the means to invest." "What follows is a series of notes  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Named Person: Alfred Bader; Alfred Bader; Alfred Bader
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alfred Bader
ISBN: 9780297855125 0297855123
OCLC Number: 225426357
Notes: Includes index.
Description: x, 246 pages, [56] pages of plates : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Life after explosion --
Marvin Klitsner --
Great paintings by old masters --
Rembrandt / not Rembrandt --
More great paintings by old masters --
A liss lost --
A horror story, plain and simple --
A double theft --
Prussian blue --
Sumowski --
Lost masterpieces and happy endings --
The international study centre --
A Canadian in love --
My eightieth birthday --
Josef Loschmidt --
The Lieben award --
Family and friends --
Help the neediest and ablest : promoting communication among people.
Other Titles: Chemistry and art
Responsibility: Alfred Bader.

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