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ISBN: 0374228787 / ISBN-13: 9780374228781

The Painted Word

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"America's nerviest journalist" ("Newsweek") trains his satirical eye on Modern Art in this "masterpiece" ("The Washington Post") Wolfe's style has ... Show synopsis

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  • The Painted Word (Farrar Straus Giroux) – Hardcover (1975)
    by Tom Wolfe

    The Painted Word

    Hardcover, Farrar Straus Giroux
    1975
    English
    128 pages

    ISBN: 0374228787
    ISBN-13: 9780374228781

    From the fuliginous flatness of the fifties to the pop op minimal sixties, right on through the now-you-see-it-now-you-don't seventies, Tom Wolfe debunks the great American myth of modern art in an incandescent, hilarious and devastating blast. "The Painted Word" is scandalous!

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