1st Edition

The Tenth Muse (Routledge Revivals)
Essays in Criticism





ISBN 9781138913981
Published December 7, 2016 by Routledge
332 Pages

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Book Description

This book, first published in 1957, is a collection of Herbert Read’s essays on various topics. The essays explore many different subjects and themes, including art, literature, religion and philosophy. This title will be of interest to a variety of readers.

Table of Contents

1. On Something in Particular  2. The Art of Art Criticism  3. Gauguin: the Return to Symbolism  4. The Inspired Tinker  5. Goethe and Art  6. Naum Gabo  7. Walter Pater  8. The Writer and His Region  9. Max Stirner  10. Frank Lloyd Wright  11. Religion and Culture  12. Michelangelo and Bernini  13. The Limits of Logic  14. Baudelaire as Art Critic  15. The Image in Modern English Poetry  16. De Tocqueville on Art in America  17. Sotto Voce  18. George Lukács  19. The Romantic Revolution  20. The Sustaining Myth  21. On First Reading Nietzsche  22. The Drama and the Theatre  23. Two Notes on a Trilogy  24. C. G. Jung  25. ‘The Prelude’  26. Barbara Hepworth  27. Susanne Langer  28. Henry Miller  29. ‘De Stijl’  30. Ezra Pound  31.The Architect as Universal Man  32. Gandhi  33. The Enjoyment of Art  34. D’Arcy Thompson  35. A Seismographic Art  36. Tribal Art and Modern Man  37. Graham Sutherland  38. Kokoschka  39. The Problem of the Zeitgeist  40. The Faith of a Critic;  Notes

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