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Title Raymond Pettibon : a reader / edited by Ann Temkin and Hamza Walker.

Imprint Philadelphia : The Museum, 1998.

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 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    741.5973 Pettibon,R RAY    Available
Description xii, 252 : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note "Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Renaissance Society of the University of Chicago."
Published to accompany the exhibition "Raymond Pettibon", held at the Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago and others, Sept. 13, 1998-Oct. 17, 1999.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 244-245).
Contents Preface / Anne d'Harnoncourt and Susanne Ghez. -- Introduction / Susanne Ghez and Ann Temkin. -- Raymond Pettibon: a reader. A note on dedications / Carl Van Vechten ; from Her diary / Alice James ; from The compleat angler / Izaak Walton ; from The garden of Cyrus / Sir Thomas Browne ; from The art spirit / Robert Henri ; from Purgatory explained by the lives and legends of the saints / F.X. Schouppe, S.J. ; from The big kill / Mickey Spillane ; from His notebooks / Henry James ; from The wisdom of Solomon / Anonymous ; The firmament / John Ruskin ; from Héloïse and Abélard / George Moore ; Cloud castles / George Santayana ; from Time regained / Marcel Proust ; from The cloud of unknowing / Anonymous ; from The hero as poet / Thomas Carlyle ; from His trial testimony / Charles Manson ; from His notebooks / William Blake ; from The craft of fiction / Percy Lubbock ; from Books, bindings and a titian / Arthur Symons ; Holy writ / H.L. Mencken.
Letter / John Addington Symonds. -- from Rear window / William Irish ; The library of Babel / Jorge Louis Borges ; Unpacking my library: a talk about book collecting / Walter Benjamin ; Poem / Gaius Valerius Catullus ; from A full and true account of the battle fought last Friday between the ancient and the modern books in St. James's library / Jonathan Swift ; Letter to Thomas Wharton / Thomas Gray ; Letter to Ivan Turgenev / Gustave Flaubert ; A lady's library / Joseph Addison ; from Along came Ruth / Ring Lardner ; from The journal of a tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson / James Boswell ; from His notebooks / Henry James ; from The Renaissance: studies in art and poetry / Walter Pater ; from The film sense / Sergei Eisenstein ; from The life and opinions of Tristram Shandy, gentleman / Laurence Sterne ; from A letter to a junior soph, at Cambridge / Samuel Taylor Coleridge ; from The brown book / Ludwig Wittgenstein ; from The escreveners / Anonymous ; from Really the blues / Milton "Mezz" Mezzrow ; from Mythomystes / Henry Reynolds ; ... Poetically man dwells ... / Martin Heidegger ; from His essays / Michel de Montaigne ; Government and rhythm / Osip Mandelstam ; from His notebooks / Henry James ; from The notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge / Rainer Maria Rilke ; from The painters of modern life / Charles Baudelaire ; Postcard to Samuel Loveman / Hart Crane.
Woofed with dreams / Robert Warshow ; Of love / Francis Bacon ; Letter to Abelard / Héloïse ; from The flame of life / Gabriele D'Annunzio ; from The erotic traveler / Sir Richard Burton ; Sea-wind / Stéphane Mallarmé ; from The anatomy of melancholy / Robert Burton ; from An unknown friend / Ivan Bunin ; from Confessions / Saint Augustine ; from The unnamable / Samuel Beckett ; from Science and health / Mary Baker Eddy ; from The idler / Samuel Johnson ; from Seven pillars of wisdom / T.E. Lawrence ; from Pensées / Blaise Pascal ; from Revelation / Saint John the Divine. -- Perspectives on Raymond Pettibon. A reply to my critics / Bernard Welt ; Don't throw out the shaman with the bathwater / Hamza Walker ; Raymond Pettibon: return to disorder and disfiguration / Benjamin Buchloh ; Rayball / Peter Schjeldahl ; "What's better science than creating me?" / Ann Temkin.
Subject Pettibon, Raymond, 1957- -- Sources.
Pettibon, Raymond, 1957- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Art, American -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Exhibition catalogs.
Added Author Pettibon, Raymond, 1957-
Temkin, Ann.
Walker, Hamza.
Philadelphia Museum of Art.
University of Chicago. Renaissance Society.
ISBN 0876331207
9780876331200
0876331452 (trade paper)
9780876331453 (trade paper)

 
    
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