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Magnificence and the Sublime in Medieval Aesthetics: Art, Architecture, Literature, Music (The New Middle Ages)

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Lively and deeply productive discussions have focused on the topics of “magnificence” and “the sublime” in the art and literature of antiquity, the Renaissance, and the ages following. They have engaged major figures from Ernst Gombrich to Theodore Adorno to Jean-Francois Lyotard. Yet, these discussions have virtually bypassed the Middle Ages. The essays in Magnificence

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Hardcover, 320 pages
Published October 15th 2010 by Palgrave Macmillan
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