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Author: Joseph Heller
Publisher: New York : Putnam, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As Rembrandt is creating his famous painting of Aristotle contemplating the bust of Homer, Aristotle is soon able to see and hear. As the masterpiece makes its way through history, Aristotle's complicated mind finds unanswerable dilemmas.
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Genre/Form: Humorous fiction
Biographical fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Heller, Joseph.
Picture this.
New York : Putnam, ©1988
(OCoLC)569084027
Named Person: Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn; Aristotle; Aristotle.; Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn; Rembrandt (Harmensz van Rijn); Aristoteles.
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Heller
ISBN: 0399133550 9780399133558 9780684868196 0684868199 0345358864 9780345358868
OCLC Number: 17648856
Notes: "Of this first edition ... two hundred fifty copies, specially bound, have been signed by the author and numbered"--Preliminary p. [1].
Description: [2], 352 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates : 1 color illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Joseph Heller.

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"Heller once again comments on all of society and history with this whirlwind tour through the minds of Aristotle and Rembrandt. . . . History as told by Heller is so comic and heartbreaking that you  Read more...

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