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Ariel Evans Ariel Evans said: " If somebody had described Parker's book to me I wouldn't have bothered reading it. Given how I would try to describe it, I would've figured the book arch and forcedly witty, set it back on the bookshelf and forgotten about it. That's what I did for a ...more"

 
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Ariel Evans Ariel Evans said: " The Alexandria Quartet is so well-written that for me to write about Durrell's tetrology seems sacrilege; I feel as the proverbial bull in the china shop must've. But the reviews here on Goodreads--at least the ones I've read so far--don't say much a ...more"

 

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Deep Storage by Ingrid Schaffner
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The Portable Dorothy Parker by Dorothy Parker
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If somebody had described Parker's book to me I wouldn't have bothered reading it. Given how I would try to describe it, I would've figured the book arch and forcedly witty, set it back on the bookshelf and forgotten about it. That's what I did for a ...more
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The Alexandria Quartet by Lawrence Durrell
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The Alexandria Quartet is so well-written that for me to write about Durrell's tetrology seems sacrilege; I feel as the proverbial bull in the china shop must've. But the reviews here on Goodreads--at least the ones I've read so far--don't say much a ...more
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Willem de Kooning by David Sylvester
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Doubt (Theories of Modernism and Postmodernism in the Visual ... by Richard Shiff
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Ways Around Modernism by Stephen Bann
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The Leopard by Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
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Patterns of Intention by Michael Baxandall
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The first chapter, on the reading, viewing, and writing of an image, is both brilliant and elegantly written. Probably one of the best analyses of art historical method that I've ever read.
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The Manifesta Decade by Barbara Vanderlinden
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So far, interesting. I like how the editors gathered people writing from a range of different viewpoints (artists, art critics, art historians) and allowed them to comment on each other's essays.
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