The Creators: A History of Heroes of the Imagination

New York: Random House, 1992. First edition. Stated. Hardcover. xiv, 811 pages. Illustrations. Some Reference Notes. Index. Sticker on front endpaper. In this companion volume to his bestseller The Discoverers, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Daniel Boorstin brings to life more than 3,000 years of human artistic achievement. This immensely readable and engrossing book examines what people have added to the world: painting, sculpture, architecture, theology, philosophy, poetry, drama, music, film, and more. Condition: Good condition / good.

Keywords: Imagination, Creativity, Architecture, Balzac, Boccaccio, Chaucer, Dante Alighieri, Charles Dickens, Edward Gibbon, James Joyce, Kafka, da Vinci, Herman Melville, Michelangelo, Picasso, Proust, Rabelais, Skyscrapers, Stravinsky, Virginia Woolf

ISBN: 9780394543956

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Price: $37.50

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