Twenty-Eight Artists and Two Saints: Essays

By: Acocella, Joan

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Small tear to upper rear jacket. 2007 Hard Cover. From one of our most admired cultural critics (“A marvelous, canny writer”––Terry Castle, London Review of Books), thirty-one essays on some of the most influential artists of our time––writers, dancers, choreographers, sculptors––and two saints of all time, Joan of Arc and Mary Magdalene. Among the people discussed: Italo Svevo, Stefan Zweig, Simone de Beauvoir, Marguerite Yourcenar, Joseph Roth, Vaslav Nijinsky, Lincoln Kirstein, Jerome Robbins, Martha Graham, Bob Fosse, H. L. Mencken, Dorothy Parker, Susan Sontag, and Philip Roth.

Title: Twenty-Eight Artists and Two Saints: Essays

Author: Acocella, Joan

Categories: Essays & Letters,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Pantheon: 2007

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

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