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Product Description: Originally published in 1928 and augmented throughout the author's life, Surrealism and Painting is the single most important statement ever written on Surrealist art. While many pages have been devoted to visual Surrealism, this is the only book on the subject by the movement's founder and prime theorist...read more
By Andre Breton, Mark Polizzotti (introduced by) and Simon Watson Taylor (trans)

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9780878466283 | Reprint edition (Museum of Fine Arts Boston, October 1, 2002), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Originally published in 1928 and augmented throughout the author's life, Surrealism and Painting is the single most important statement ever written on Surrealist art.

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Product Description: Alfred Jarry is best known as the author of the proto-Dada play Ubu Roi, but this anarchic novel of absurdist philosophy is widely regarded as the central work to his oeuvre. Exploits and Opinions of Dr. Faustroll recounts the adventures of the inventor of “Pataphysics ...read more

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9781878972071 | Exact Change, July 30, 1996, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Alfred Jarry is best known as the author of the proto-Dada play Ubu Roi, but this anarchic novel of absurdist philosophy is widely regarded as the central work to his oeuvre.

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Product Description: Paris Peasant (1926) is one of the central works of Surrealism, yet Exact Change's edition is the first U.S. publication of Simon Watson Taylor's authoritative translation, completed after consultations with the author. Unconventional in form--Aragon consciously avoided recognizable narration or character development--Paris Peasant is, in the author's words, “a mythology of the modern...read more

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9781878972101 | Reprint edition (Exact Change, May 1, 1995), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Paris Peasant (1926) is one of the central works of Surrealism, yet Exact Change's edition is the first U.

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Product Description: Rembrandt's life coincided with what the Dutch refer to as their "golden age." This engagingly written study presents a rich picture of a dynamic society that had torn itself away from the mediocrity of its past - a stagnant nation of peasants and fishermen - to pursue an overseas empire that led to great financial wealth and a highly sophisticated cultivation of the arts...read more

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9780804722001 | Reprint edition (Stanford Univ Pr, October 1, 1993), cover price $65.00 | About this edition: This engagingly written study presents a rich picture of a dynamic society that had torn itself away from the mediocrity of its past--a stagnant nation of peasants and fishermen--to pursue an overseas empire that led to great financial wealth and a highly sophisticated cultivation of the arts.

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9780804722018 | Stanford Univ Pr, January 1, 1994, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Rembrandt's life coincided with what the Dutch refer to as their "golden age.

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