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The mother of all arts : agrarianism and the creative impulse

Author: Gene Logsdon
Publisher: Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2007.
Series: Culture of the land.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Logsdon realised that he experienced the same creative joy from farming as he did for writing, he suspected that agriculture itself was a form of art. Thus began his search for the origins of the artistic impulse in the agrarian lifestyle. This book is the culmination of his journey, his friendships with farmers and artists driven by the urge to create.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Logsdon, Gene.
Mother of all arts.
Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2007
(DLC) 2007014613
(OCoLC)123390924
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gene Logsdon
ISBN: 9780813172545 0813172543 1283233150 9781283233156
OCLC Number: 182747813
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 324 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents: pt. 1. Visual arts and agriculture --
pt. 2. Literature and the land --
pt. 3. Songs of the soil.
Series Title: Culture of the land.
Responsibility: Gene Logsdon.

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