Writing art

French literary responses to the work of Alberto Giacometti
  • 197 Pages
  • 1.56 MB
  • English
Peter Lang , New York
Art in literature, Art and literature, In literature, History and criticism, Influence, French poetry, Hi
StatementEmma Wagstaff
SeriesCultural interactions: studies in the relationship between the arts -- 14
LC ClassificationsPQ443 .W34 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 197 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25032487M
ISBN 139783039118717
LC Control Number2011009259

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