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Ugly - a book by Bayley, Stephen


The Aesthetics of Everything

Ugly( )
Author: Bayley, Stephen
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Overlook Press, The
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $40.00
Book Description:

What is "ugly"? Sourcing centuries of art, design, and cultural history, and citing examples as wide-ranging as Soviet-era architecture and Frankenstein's monster to the World's Ugliest Dog and the so-called jolie-laide of the human species, Stephen Bayley, one of the world's leading commentators on design and popular culture, probes the fascinating and timeless question: Is there such a thing as ugliness . . . or are aesthetic judgments purely a matter of taste? Is...
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Detailed Subjects: Philosophy / Aesthetics
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7.57 x 9.7 x 1.14 Inches
Book Weight:2.62 Pounds

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