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Arts and Ideas

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Intended for courses in Western Humanities, this best-selling text chronologically explores the major styles as they appear in painting, sculpture, architecture, literature, music, and philosophy from antiquity to present. Using lively anecdotes, Fleming shows how the styles are linked together by common purposes, themes, and ideas.
Hardcover, Ninth Edition, 722 pages
Published October 14th 1994 by Wadsworth Publishing Company (first published 1955)
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I love art history and this book seems to have everything. I actually found it at a yard sale for $0.50! Best deal ever!
Go find any edition of this book and begin to read. You will be a better person because of it.
Diego Velazquez is my favorite. Raphael, School of Athens, is a close second.
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high-school level, not being of the depth I thought.
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