Van Gogh s Ear

Written By Bernadette Murphy
Van Gogh s Ear
  • Publsiher : Random House
  • Release : 12 July 2016
  • ISBN : 1473523729
  • Pages : 336 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 2 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Van Gogh s Ear written by Bernadette Murphy which was release on 12 July 2016, this book published by Random House. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: In December 1888, Vincent van Gogh cut off his ear. It is the most famous story about any artist in history. But what really happened on that dark winter night? In Van Gogh's Ear, Bernadette Murphy reveals the truth. She takes us on an extraordinary journey from major museums to forgotten archives, vividly reconstructing Van Gogh's world. We meet police inspectors and café patrons, prostitutes and madams, his beloved brother Theo and fellow painter Paul Gauguin. Why did Van Gogh commit such a brutal act? Who was the mysterious 'Rachel' to whom he presented his macabre gift? Did he really remove his entire ear? Murphy answers these important questions with her groundbreaking discoveries, offering a stunning portrait of an artist edging towards madness in his pursuit of excellence. BBC RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEK PRIMETIME BBC2 DOCUMENTARY WITH JEREMY PAXMAN

Van Gogh s Ear

Van Gogh s Ear
  • Author : Bernadette Murphy
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2016-07-12
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 1473523729
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Summary : In December 1888, Vincent van Gogh cut off his ear. It is the most famous story about any artist in history. But what really happened on that dark winter night? In Van Gogh's Ear, Bernadette Murphy reveals the truth. She takes us on an extraordinary journey from major museums to forgotten ...

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Van Gogh s Ear Volume 9
  • Author : Tina Hall
  • Publisher : Crossroad Press
  • Release Date : 2015-01-17
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1473523729
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Summary : Founded by Ian Ayres, Van Gogh’s Ear: Best World Poetry, Prose & Art is an annual anthology series devoted to publishing powerful works by major voices and innovative new talents from around the globe. The goal of Van Gogh’s Ear is to make each volume a real eye-opener that ...

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  • Author : Crombie Jardine
  • Publisher : Lulu Press, Inc
  • Release Date : 2014-03-21
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1473523729
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Summary : This collection of funny quotes brings together the wit and bitchiness of a range of famous people from Muhammad Ali to Oscar Wilde, from Ralph Waldo Emerson’s time to the present day. Whether you favour Billy Wilder’s “He’s got Van Gogh’s ear for music”, Clive James’ ...

This Is the Beat Generation

This Is the Beat Generation
  • Author : James Campbell
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2001-11-19
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 1473523729
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Summary : In New York in 1944, Campbell finds the leading members of what was to become the Beat Generation in the shadows of madness and criminality. Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, and William Burroughs had each seen the insides of a mental hospital and a prison by the age of 30. This book charts ...

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  • Author : Moacyr Scliar
  • Publisher : UNM Press
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 475
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Summary : "Superb volume consists of Scliar's six collections of stories published between 1968-89, three of which have never before been rendered into English. Excellently translated, work conveys in fluent, evocative prose Scliar's enormous success in this difficult form. Stories range from biblical parables, through magical realism, to fantastic and humorous accounts. ...

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  • Author : Armando R. Favazza
  • Publisher : JHU Press
  • Release Date : 1996-05-09
  • Total pages : 373
  • ISBN : 1473523729
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Summary : Although instances of deliberate skin-cutting are recorded as far back as the old and New Testaments of the Bible the behavior has generally been regarded as a symptom of various mental disorders. With the publication of Bodies Under Siege, a book described in the New York Times Magazine (July 17, 1997) as "...

Van Gogh in Popular Culture

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  • Author : Lynnette Porter
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2015-12-11
  • Total pages : 244
  • ISBN : 1473523729
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Summary : Vincent van Gogh continues to fascinate more than a century after his death in 1890. Yet how much of what is commonly known about this world-renowned artist is accurate? Though he left thousands of works and a trove of letters, the definitive Van Gogh remains elusive. Was he a madman who ...

Van Gogh s Ear

Van Gogh s Ear
  • Author : Rob McLennan
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 12
  • ISBN : 1473523729
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  • Author : Kurt Hemmer
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release Date : 2009-01-01
  • Total pages : 414
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Summary : Discusses the literary works and great authors of the Beat Generation....

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  • Author : ARNOLD
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-12-01
  • Total pages : 332
  • ISBN : 1473523729
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Summary : As a five year old I encountered a picture of a young man in a rakish hat and a yellow coat, on the wall of a large classroom. There was something instantly intriguing about the image, but it was also puzzling because it represented neither politician nor prince, the usual ...

Van Gogh s Ear

Van Gogh s Ear
  • Author : Joyce Carol Oates,Maya Angelou,Margaret Eleanor Atwood,Carolyn Cassady,Neal Cassady
  • Publisher : Committee on Poetry; French Connection Press
  • Release Date : 2005-01-01
  • Total pages : 245
  • ISBN : 1473523729
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Summary : A powerful poem for peace by one of the great voices of contemporary literature, Maya Angelou, seizes the soul; Margaret Atwood's insightful, often amusing essay on poetics inspires; Beat legend Carolyn Cassady's intriguing new prose piece explores the energies that create and sustain all life; a high-speed letter from Beat ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 212
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Writing by Ear

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  • Author : Marilia Librandi
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 2018-07-03
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 1473523729
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Summary : Writing by Ear examines the explicit articulation of listening-in-writing found in the work of Brazilian novelist Clarice Lispector. The terms "writing by ear," the "aural novel," and "echopoetics" rethink fiction as a poetics of listening to the world....

Van Gogh s Women

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  • Author : Derek Fell
  • Publisher : Portico
  • Release Date : 2015-06-04
  • Total pages : 300
  • ISBN : 1473523729
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Summary : A revealing and moving life of Vincent van Gogh, his search for love and devastating romantic losses.Thwarted passion, romantic disappointment, madness, and the redemptive power of genius - a portrait of the artist that views Vincent van Gogh and his work boldly anew....

Van Gogh s Ear

Van Gogh s Ear
  • Author : Catfish McDaris
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 59
  • ISBN : 1473523729
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