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"Writing the lives of painters" biography and artistic identity in Britain, 1760-1810 by Karen Junod

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Art and literature,
  • Biography as a literary form,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-252) and index.

Other titlesBiography and artistic identity in Britain, 1760-1810
StatementKaren Junod
SeriesOxford English monographs, Oxford English monographs
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR408.A68 J86 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 258 p. :
Number of Pages258
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25093911M
ISBN 100199597006
ISBN 109780199597000
LC Control Number2010943348
OCLC/WorldCa716776908

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