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Joseph Cornell's Manual of marvels : how Joseph Cornell reinvented a French agricultural manual to create an American masterpiece.

Author: Joseph Cornell; Analisa Leppanen-Guerra; Dickran Tashjian; Dawn Ades
Publisher: New York, NY : Thames & Hudson : Philadelphia, Pa. : [Published] in association with the Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : CD for computer : Clipart/images/graphics   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Joseph Cornell's Manual of marvels introduces one of Joseph Cornell's most brilliant yet least-known works. The 'Untitled book object : Journal d'agriculture pratique et journal de l'agriculture, ' as the work is formally known, is extremely fragile ... Our ambition has been to make the entire work accessible. To that end, Joseph Cornell's Manual of marvels includes an interactive CD that will allow the reader to  Read more...
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Named Person: Joseph Cornell
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Cornell; Analisa Leppanen-Guerra; Dickran Tashjian; Dawn Ades
ISBN: 9780500516492 0500516499
OCLC Number: 783161370
Notes: Title from cover of presentation box.
Includes facsimile volume ; book of illustrated essays ; interactive CD. All items issued in a presentation box (28 x 21 x 6 cm.).
Facsimile volume has die cut pages and tipped in items.
Description: 2 volumes : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Details: Interactive CD. Windows installation: Will run on any PC with a Pentium 4 processor or better running Windows XP or better. Macintosh installation: Will run on any Intel processor Macintosh running OS X or better.
Contents: [V.1]. Essays / Dickran Tashjian, Dawn Ades, Analisa Leppanen-Guerra --
[v. 2]. Facsimile.
Other Titles: Manual of marvels

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One of Joseph Cornells favourite pastimes was to meander through the used book stalls of lower Manhattan, rummaging around in search of items to spark his creative impulses. Sometime in the early  Read more...

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