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Desire and excess

Jonah Siegel

Desire and excess

the nineteenth-century culture of art / Jonah Siegel

by Jonah Siegel

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arts, Modern -- 19th century -- Historiography,
  • Art and literature -- History -- 19th century,
  • Artists -- History -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-335) and index

    Other titlesDesire & excess
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNX454 .S54 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii, 352 p. :
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16993015M
    ISBN 100691049130, 0691049149
    LC Control Number00020897


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