The Collected Writings of Salvador Dali

The Collected Writings of Salvador Dali

by Salvador Dali
     
 

The Collected Writings of Salvador Dalí is the first comprehensive collection of Dalí's shorter writings to appear in English. The volume includes almost all of his writings published in the 1920s and 1930s, most of which appear in this book for the first time in an English translation. It also offers a substantial selection of the shorter pieces…  See more details below

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The Collected Writings of Salvador Dalí is the first comprehensive collection of Dalí's shorter writings to appear in English. The volume includes almost all of his writings published in the 1920s and 1930s, most of which appear in this book for the first time in an English translation. It also offers a substantial selection of the shorter pieces published in the 1940s and later, including excerpts from some of his book-length publications. The texts are accompanied by extensive commentaries and annotations which serve to illuminate the rich intellectual background and the broad range of references brought by Dalí to his writings.

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' Our capacity to reassess Dali's theoretical texts and the Surrealist poetry and prose pieces is now greatly helped by this publication.' Art Newspaper

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521560276
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
09/13/1998
Series:
Contemporary Artists and Their Critics Series
Pages:
475
Product dimensions:
6.97(w) x 9.96(h) x 1.46(d)

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