Reference

Concise Dictionary of Women Artists

Author: Delia Gaze

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 800

View: 164

This book includes some 200 complete entries from the award-winning Dictionary of Women Artists, as well as a selection of introductory essays from the main volume.
Art

The Penguin Concise Dictionary of Art History

Author: Nancy Frazier

Publisher: Penguin Group USA

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 784

View: 510

With more than 1,500 entries on a vast array of subjects, this reference to art history draws from literature, history, psychology, geography, economics, and many other disciplines to cover the subject in considerable detail. Reprint.
Reference

Concise Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Author: Susan Ratcliffe

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 580

View: 835

Provides coverage of literary and historical quotations. An easy-to-use keyword index traces quotations and their authors, while the appendix material, including Catchphrases, Film Lines, Official Advice, and Political Slogans, offers further topics of interest.
Art

Dictionary of Women in Religious Art

Author: Diane Apostolos-Cappadona

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 442

View: 313

Identifies goddesses, celestial beings, demons, and legendary women that appear in religious art around the world
Art

Concise Dictionary of Australian Artists

Author: Gwenda Robb

Publisher: Melbourne University

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 288

View: 701

This Concise Dictionary of Australian Artists fills the need for an authoritative reference book, conveniently portable and within the means of students and all others interested in art. Intended to be representative rather than comprehensive, the text covers a wide range of styles, media, regions, ethnic origins and artistic tendencies over more than two centuries. Entries are thoroughly reliable in accord with up-to-date scholarship, rejecting entrenched fallacies and untested assumptions. Much of the material has never before been published.
Language Arts & Disciplines

The Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms

Author: Chris Baldick

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN:

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 448

View: 730

Contains a fully updated A-Z guide to over 1,200 definitions of terms from the fields of literary theory and criticism, rhetoric, versification and drama. Recommendations for further reading are included.
Biography

Concise Dictionary of Great 20th Century Biographies

Author: Kathryn Knox Soman

Publisher: Random House Value Pub

ISBN:

Category: Biography

Page: 553

View: 376

Records the lives and careers of three hundred men and women who have made significant contributions to art, education, science, politics, sports, and business