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An object of beauty

Author: Steve Martin
Publisher: London : Phoenix, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Steve Martin's latest novel examines the glamour and the subterfuge of the fine art world in New York City"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Martin
ISBN: 9780753828755 0753828758 9780753828762 0753828766
OCLC Number: 859591168
Notes: Originally published: London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2010.
Description: 1 volume : color illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Steve Martin.

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An irresistible look at the glamour and subterfuge of New York's art world, from bestselling author and Hollywood star Steve Martin.  Read more...

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An astringently witty tour of Manhattan's extravagantly booming auction houses, pricey little galleries and their glitzy hinterland. En route, modish fads and fraudulence, vacuous collectors, dubious Read more...

 
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