Modernism: The Lure of Heresy / Edition 1

Modernism: The Lure of Heresy / Edition 1

by Peter Gay
     
 

ISBN-10: 0393052052

ISBN-13: 9780393052053

Pub. Date: 11/12/2007

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

“Rich, learned, briskly written, maddening yet necessary study.”—Lee Siegel, New York Times Book Review
Peter Gay explores the shocking modernist rebellion that, beginning in the 1840s, transformed art, literature, music, and film. Modernism presents a thrilling pageant of heretics that includes Oscar Wilde, Pablo Picasso, D. W. Griffiths, James

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“Rich, learned, briskly written, maddening yet necessary study.”—Lee Siegel, New York Times Book Review
Peter Gay explores the shocking modernist rebellion that, beginning in the 1840s, transformed art, literature, music, and film. Modernism presents a thrilling pageant of heretics that includes Oscar Wilde, Pablo Picasso, D. W. Griffiths, James Joyce, Virginia Woolf, T. S. Eliot, Walter Gropius, Arnold Schoenberg, and (of course!) Andy Warhol.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393052053
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
11/12/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
640
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.80(d)

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