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The Secular Spirit

Life and Art at the End of the Middle Ages

The Secular Spirit( )
Author: Husband, Timothy B.
Hayward, Jane
Barnes, Carl F.
Davenport, Millia
Lopez, Robert F.
Plummer, John
Price, Derek J. de Solla
Nickel, Helmut
Winternitz, Emanuel
Benson, Robert L.
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Yale University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $130.00
Book Description:

In all eras, objects of everyday life are taken for granted: they are used and discarded, rarely dicussed or preserved. It is, generally, a period's extraordinary works of art and architecture that have been preserved for our examination, rather than the pots, games, and other ordinary objects. But the focus of this exhibition, The Secular Spirit: Life and Art at the End of the Middle Ages, is on pots and games, clocks and saddles, almanacs and herbals, tools and gifts--a great...
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Detailed Subjects: Art / Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions / General
Art / Subjects & Themes / General
Art / History / Medieval
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7.25 x 10.125 Inches
Book Weight:2.2 Pounds

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