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Art History, Volume I (w/CD-ROM)

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Now this acclaimed work is presented in a slipcased, two-volume set. With its informed and accessible narrative next and varied illustrations, this revised edition offers all the necessary tools for experiencing the works of art and architecture with understanding and delight. 1,617 illustrations, 750 in color.
Paperback, 672 pages
Published July 16th 2004 by Prentice Hall (first published July 27th 1995)
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I probably could have made some money by selling these back to the school, but I love them so much. Some day my children will pull them off the bookshelf and ask me about artwork I won't remember.

I'll make something up, it'll be grand.
Melanie
Jul 04, 2013 Melanie rated it really liked it
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Didn't read EVERY page as some periods interest me more than others, etc. Very organized and concise and the pictures are well done on the digital version. (Love that you can zoom in on them quite nicely.)
Ruth
Dec 09, 2009 Ruth rated it it was amazing
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I wish this had come out early enough for me to use it as a textbook in my Art History course. Easily readable, includes quite a few women artists.
Anna Tatelman
Dec 30, 2011 Anna Tatelman rated it really liked it
Clear, informative, interesting. My only complaint is how limited the publisher/press is, and how much they enjoy jacking up the prices.
Heather
Not something I read voluntarily, but I read every page. It was quite interesting...even if it was for school.
Patcha
May 10, 2011 Patcha rated it it was amazing
This is a very good book.It's suit for art students and teacher.Very much detail in it.
RECOMMEND!!!!!
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I read the first edition of this book in school. Enjoyed it then and revisiting it now.
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