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David, Voltaire, Brutus and the French Revolution

£14.99

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The French Revolution is the stage for this searching study of David, Voltaire and the cult of Brutus. At the height of Jacobin rule Brutus became the cult hero of France. The author also shows how David became involved in the staging of Voltaire's play Brutus and how the events of the Revolution transformed the meaning of both painting and play.
Text and illustrations appear bright and unmarked. Light sunning on page edges; boards very good; DJ has moderate signs of wear.

Item details

Added value:
first edition
Author(s):
Herbert, Robert L.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
225x180mm
Edition:
1972
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0670407275
ISBN-13:
9780670407279
Number of pages:
160
Publisher:
Viking Press
Title:
David: Brutus

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The French Revolution is the stage for this searching study of David, Voltaire and the cult of Brutus. At the height of Jacobin rule Brutus became the cult hero of France. The author also shows how David became involved in the staging of Voltaire's play Brutus and how the events of the Revolution transformed the meaning of both painting and play.
Text and illustrations appear bright and unmarked. Light sunning on page edges; boards very good; DJ has moderate signs of wear.

Added value:
first edition
Author(s):
Herbert, Robert L.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
225x180mm
Edition:
1972
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0670407275
ISBN-13:
9780670407279
Number of pages:
160
Publisher:
Viking Press
Title:
David: Brutus

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