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Romantic Moderns


Engels | 18-04-2023 | 416 pagina's

9780500296486

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An award-winning study of England’s unique and peculiarly insular variant of modernism.

While the battles for modern art and society were being fought in France and Spain, it has seemed a betrayal that John Betjeman and John Piper were in love with a provincial world of old churches and tea-shops. In this multi-award-winning book, Alexandra Harris tells a different story. In the 1930s and 1940s, artists and writers explored what it meant to be alive in England. Eclectically, passionately, wittily, they

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An award-winning study of England’s unique and peculiarly insular variant of modernism.

While the battles for modern art and society were being fought in France and Spain, it has seemed a betrayal that John Betjeman and John Piper were in love with a provincial world of old churches and tea-shops. In this multi-award-winning book, Alexandra Harris tells a different story. In the 1930s and 1940s, artists and writers explored what it meant to be alive in England. Eclectically, passionately, wittily, they

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EAN :9780500296486
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Uitgever :Thames & Hudson
Publicatie datum :  18-04-2023
Uitvoering :Paperback / softback
common.Language :Engels
Hoogte :198 mm
Breedte :129 mm
Status : Bestelbaar
Aantal pagina's :416