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The Voices of Silence: Man and His Art. by André Malraux

Justin Roberts rated it really liked it Feb 05, English Choose a language for shopping. What makes Biblio different? His insights are so diverse and numerous it is impossible to give a concise summarization of them. His father, a stockbroker, committed suicide in Princeton University Press, Book is very good in good only dust jacket sunned and chipped spine, a few stains on front panel–don’t confuse them with the faux marble veins; not price-clipped ; in very good slip case a few scuff marks, possibly insect damage–critters now gone.

Jacket with some age toning; some wear to edges and corners; sunning to spine and edges of panels. Perhaps one of the most important works of art criticism in the 20th century.


Book fine, Dust jacket fine. While much of the art history is over my head, I’m finding fascinating nuggets on many pages like orientals portrayed with black faces, and the halo or nimbus around religious figures occuring in Buddhism. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.

Double Day, NY, After the war, Malraux served in a variety of government p A summary at the end helps guide the reader through the mammoth reference work by listing topics addressed on each page. See and discover other items: He sees, for the most kalraux, almost all of man’s artworks as a kind of triumph or victory over destiny.

I own sioence excellent books published by the Bollingen Foundation, but this one is a real disappointment. Blue buckram binding with gold stamped titles. Instead he invites you to pause a moment and allow him to share some of his observations on art, and our place in the larger scheme of things. Insightful, seminal survey tracing the history and techniques of European art, with some attention paid to Asian and primitive cultures.

On his return to France, he published The Temptation of the West which had the format of an exchange of letters between a Westerner and an Asian comparing aspects of the two cultures.


Payam rated it really liked voicee Mar 17, The manuscript was destroyed by the Gestapo after his capture in I read this some years ago. Magers and Quinn Booksellers Condition: This is the first American eidtion printed in Paris.

Voices of silence

Maryland Bargain Books Published: I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Malraux became very critical of the French colonial authorities in Indochina, and malraix helped to organize the Young Annam League and founded a newspaper Indochina in Chains.

Quarter canvas and stitched signatures with paper label affixed on front wrap.

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