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The Britannica encyclopedia of American art

The Britannica encyclopedia of American art

a special educational supplement to the Encyclopaedia Britannica.

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Published by Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corp., distribution by Simon and Schuster in Chicago, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Art, American -- Dictionaries.,
    • Artists -- United States -- Biography -- Dictionaries.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN6505 .B73 1976
      The Physical Object
      Pagination669 p. :
      Number of Pages669
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5433203M
      ISBN 100878271600
      LC Control Number73080529

      Like other people around the world, Americans have long understood the importance of writing down their experiences. Their goal is not only to document events and their impressions of them but also to distribute their ideas to others. Published in pamphlets, magazines, newspapers, and books, American literature is a record of the American.   As the last sets of the Encyclopedia Britannica prepare to sink into obscurity, there's one edition that will always remain a collector's item: the 11th.. Published between and , the 11th Author: Nate Pedersen.

      Beginning with the 11th edition and following its acquisition by an American firm, the Britannica shortened and simplified articles to broaden its appeal to the North American market. In , the Britannica became the first encyclopaedia to adopt "continuous revision", in which the encyclopaedia is continually reprinted, with every article updated on a schedule [citation needed].Illustrator: Several; initial engravings by Andrew Bell. offers the best selection of Encyclopaedia Britannica Collection art prints for sale online, with easy pricing, free shipping & returns, and custom framing options for the perfect piece to inspire your space.

      Ninety years after W.E.B. Du Bois first articulated the need for "the equivalent of a black Encyclopedia Britannica," Kwame Anthony Appiah and Henry Louis Gates Jr., realized his vision by publishing Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience in This new, greatly expanded edition of the original work broadens the foundation .   The Encyclopedia Britannica, edition.


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The arts, modes of expression that use skill or imagination in the creation of aesthetic objects, environments, or experiences that can be shared with others. Traditional categories within the arts include literature (including poetry, drama, story, and so on), the visual arts (painting, drawing.

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