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The Resource The cave painters : probing the mysteries of the world's first artists, Gregory Curtis

The cave painters : probing the mysteries of the world's first artists, Gregory Curtis

Label
The cave painters : probing the mysteries of the world's first artists
Title
The cave painters
Title remainder
probing the mysteries of the world's first artists
Statement of responsibility
Gregory Curtis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Curtis, Gregory
Dewey number
759.01/20944
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
N5310.5.F7
LC item number
C87 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cave paintings
  • Cave paintings
Label
The cave painters : probing the mysteries of the world's first artists, Gregory Curtis
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Knopf, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-268) 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
The naked cave man -- The seductive axe; the well-clothed arrivals -- A skeptic admits his error; the passion of Miss Mary E. Boyle -- Noble Robot, an inquiring dog; the Abbe's sermons on the mount -- The great black cow; how to paint a horse -- A stormy drama among bison; the golden section -- A lively but unreliable creation; quaint, symbolic arrows -- The trident-shaped cave; pairing, not coupling -- Three brothers in a boat; the sorcerer -- A passage underwater; the skull on a rock -- Strange, stylized women; the world below the world
Control code
762295
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Anchor Books edition.
Extent
278 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781400078875
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007280334
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781400078875
  • (OCoLC)148996489
Label
The cave painters : probing the mysteries of the world's first artists, Gregory Curtis
Link
Publication
Note
Originally published: Knopf, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-268) 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
The naked cave man -- The seductive axe; the well-clothed arrivals -- A skeptic admits his error; the passion of Miss Mary E. Boyle -- Noble Robot, an inquiring dog; the Abbe's sermons on the mount -- The great black cow; how to paint a horse -- A stormy drama among bison; the golden section -- A lively but unreliable creation; quaint, symbolic arrows -- The trident-shaped cave; pairing, not coupling -- Three brothers in a boat; the sorcerer -- A passage underwater; the skull on a rock -- Strange, stylized women; the world below the world
Control code
762295
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Anchor Books edition.
Extent
278 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781400078875
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007280334
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781400078875
  • (OCoLC)148996489

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