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Piranesi's lost words

Author: Heather Hyde Minor; Giovanni Battista Piranesi
Publisher: University Park, Pa. : Penn Sate Univ., 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the writings of eighteenth-century Italian engraver and artist Giovanni Battista Piranesi.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Heather Hyde Minor; Giovanni Battista Piranesi
ISBN: 9780271065496 0271065494
OCLC Number: 934150289
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description: XIV, 248 S. : zahlr. Ill.
Contents: ContentsList of IllustrationsAcknowledgmentsIntroduction1. Reading Piranesi in the Twenty-First Century2. Reading Piranesi in the Eighteenth Century3. How Piranesi Made a Book Out of Fragments of Ancient Texts and Buildings4. How Piranesi Made a Book Out of Fragments of Modern Texts and Images5. How Piranesi Made a Book That Questions It All6. How Piranesi's Words Got Lost7. How Piranesi's Words Got FoundNotesBibliographyIndex
Responsibility: Heather Hyde Minor.

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"Unlike Piranesi, whose sheer volume of prose is likely to leave a reader exhausted, Minor leaves us wanting more."-Cammy Brothers, Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians "In this Read more...

 
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