Art and Beauty in the Middle Ages

By: Eco, Umberto

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4th printing. Lightly rubbed. 1988 Trade Paperback. In the first English translation of this authoritative, lively book, the celebrated Italian novelist and philosopher Umberto Eco presents a learned summary of medieval aesthetic ideas. First published twenty years ago and now translated into English for the first time, the book juxtaposes theology and science, poetry and mysticism, in order to explore the relationship that existed between the aesthetic theories and the artistic experience and practice of medieval culture.

Title: Art and Beauty in the Middle Ages

Author: Eco, Umberto

Categories: Art History,

Edition: 4th Printing

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1988

ISBN Number: 0300042078

ISBN Number 13: 9780300042078

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2290207

Keywords: ART CRITICISM MEDIEVAL,