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The Resource Disarmed : the story of the Venus de Milo, Gregory Curtis

Disarmed : the story of the Venus de Milo, Gregory Curtis

Label
Disarmed : the story of the Venus de Milo
Title
Disarmed
Title remainder
the story of the Venus de Milo
Statement of responsibility
Gregory Curtis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of one of the most famous statues in history is fully told here, from the unearthing of the statue in 1820 through quibbles among the French, Germans, and Turks, over who should possess her
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Curtis, Gregory
Dewey number
733/.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NB163.V6
LC item number
C87 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aphrodite
  • Musée du Louvre
  • Marble sculpture, Greek
  • Marble sculpture, Ancient
  • Sculpture
Label
Disarmed : the story of the Venus de Milo, Gregory Curtis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-232) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fractured masterpiece -- I. From Melos to Paris -- II. Winckelmann -- III. In the hallways of the Louvre -- IV. Broken marble -- V. Two geniuses -- VI. A goddess with golden hair -- VII. The last chapter
Control code
51937203
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 247 pages
Isbn
9780375415234
Lccn
2003047464
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Disarmed : the story of the Venus de Milo, Gregory Curtis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-232) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fractured masterpiece -- I. From Melos to Paris -- II. Winckelmann -- III. In the hallways of the Louvre -- IV. Broken marble -- V. Two geniuses -- VI. A goddess with golden hair -- VII. The last chapter
Control code
51937203
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 247 pages
Isbn
9780375415234
Lccn
2003047464
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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