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The Resource Forty-one false starts : essays on artists and writers, Janet Malcolm

Forty-one false starts : essays on artists and writers, Janet Malcolm

Label
Forty-one false starts : essays on artists and writers
Title
Forty-one false starts
Title remainder
essays on artists and writers
Statement of responsibility
Janet Malcolm
Title variation
41 false starts
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this book, the author brings together essays published over the course of several decades that reflect her preoccupation with artists and their work. Her subjects are painters, photographers, writers, and critics. The title essay, with its forty-one "false starts," depicts her serial attempts to capture the essence of the painter David Salle
Summary
This collection of essays attempts to offer insight into the working minds of writers and artists including Edith Wharton, Edward Weston, Thomas Struth, and Sylvia Plath
Tone
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10177569
Cataloging source
DLC
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Malcolm, Janet
Dewey number
808.02
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Authors
  • Artists
  • Authorship
  • Artists
  • Authors
  • Authorship
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
  • Autorschaft
  • Essay
  • Künstler
  • Authors
  • Artists
Target audience
adult
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essays on artists and writers
Label
Forty-one false starts : essays on artists and writers, Janet Malcolm
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forty-one false starts -- Depth of field -- A house of one's own -- The woman who hated women -- Salinger's cigarettes -- Capitalist pastorale -- The genius of the glass house -- Good pictures -- Edward Weston's women -- Nudes without desire -- A girl of the Zeitgeist -- Advanced placement -- The not returning part of it -- William Shawn -- Joseph Mitchell -- Thoughts on autobiography from an abandoned autobiography
Control code
ocn809926034
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 298 pages
Isbn
9780374157692
Lccn
2012034570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)809926034
Label
Forty-one false starts : essays on artists and writers, Janet Malcolm
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forty-one false starts -- Depth of field -- A house of one's own -- The woman who hated women -- Salinger's cigarettes -- Capitalist pastorale -- The genius of the glass house -- Good pictures -- Edward Weston's women -- Nudes without desire -- A girl of the Zeitgeist -- Advanced placement -- The not returning part of it -- William Shawn -- Joseph Mitchell -- Thoughts on autobiography from an abandoned autobiography
Control code
ocn809926034
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 298 pages
Isbn
9780374157692
Lccn
2012034570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)809926034

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