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The Resource Da Vinci's ghost : genius, obsession, and how Leonardo created the world in his own image, Toby Lester

Da Vinci's ghost : genius, obsession, and how Leonardo created the world in his own image, Toby Lester

Label
Da Vinci's ghost : genius, obsession, and how Leonardo created the world in his own image
Title
Da Vinci's ghost
Title remainder
genius, obsession, and how Leonardo created the world in his own image
Statement of responsibility
Toby Lester
Title variation
Genius, obsession, and how Leonardo created the world in his own image
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Journalist and storyteller Toby Lester brings Vitruvian Man to life, resurrecting the ghost of an unknown Leonardo. Populated by a colorful cast of characters, including Brunelleschi of the famous Dome, "Da Vinci's Ghost" opens up a surprising window onto the artist and philosopher himself and the tumultuous intellectual and cultural transformations he bridged
Cataloging source
DLC
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Lester, Toby
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1452-1519
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Leonardo
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Leonardo
  • Leonardo
Label
Da Vinci's ghost : genius, obsession, and how Leonardo created the world in his own image, Toby Lester
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-254) 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
Prologue. 1490 -- Body of empire -- Microcosm -- Master Leonardo -- Milan -- The artist-engineer -- Master builders -- Body and soul -- Portrait of the artist -- Epilogue. Afterlife
Control code
ocn739647042
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Free press hardcover ed
Extent
xv, 275 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781439189238
Lccn
2011027966
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781439189238
  • (OCoLC)739647042
  • (Sirsi) b12901581
Label
Da Vinci's ghost : genius, obsession, and how Leonardo created the world in his own image, Toby Lester
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-254) 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
Prologue. 1490 -- Body of empire -- Microcosm -- Master Leonardo -- Milan -- The artist-engineer -- Master builders -- Body and soul -- Portrait of the artist -- Epilogue. Afterlife
Control code
ocn739647042
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Free press hardcover ed
Extent
xv, 275 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781439189238
Lccn
2011027966
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781439189238
  • (OCoLC)739647042
  • (Sirsi) b12901581

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