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Treasure palaces : great writers visit great museums, foreword by Nicholas Serota, edited by Maggie Fergusson

Label
Treasure palaces : great writers visit great museums
Title
Treasure palaces
Title remainder
great writers visit great museums
Statement of responsibility
foreword by Nicholas Serota, edited by Maggie Fergusson
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TOH
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6142
LC item number
.T74 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fergusson, Maggie
  • Economist Books
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  • Art appreciation
  • Museums
  • Art museums
  • Art criticism
Label
Treasure palaces : great writers visit great museums, foreword by Nicholas Serota, edited by Maggie Fergusson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in 2016 by Profile Books Ltd. in Great Britain"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cool under fire, The National Museum of Afghanistan, Kabul
  • Rory Stewart
  • Cabinets of wonder, Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford
  • Frank Cottrell-Boyce
  • Painting in stone, Museo Dell'Opificio Delle Pietre Dure, Florence
  • Margaret Drabble
  • Sanctum in the city, The Frick Collection, New York
  • Don Paterson
  • The wings of Capri, Villa San Michele, Capri
  • Ali Smith
  • Foreward
  • Spurned no longer, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
  • Tim Winton
  • The pity of war, In Flanders Fields Museum, Ypres
  • Michael Morpurgo
  • Love bade me welcome, The Harvard Museum of Natural History, Cambridge, MA
  • Ann Patchett
  • A plaster cast in Copenhagen, Thorvaldsensmuseum, Copenhagen
  • Alan Hollinghurst
  • Palais of the dolls, Musée de la Poupée, Paris
  • Jacqueline Wilson
  • Nicholas Serota
  • The Odessaphiles, Odessa State Literary Museum, Odessa
  • A. D. Miller
  • A smiling shrunken goddess, Corinium Museum, Cirencester
  • Alice Oswalk
  • Sons and mothers, Ensorhuis, Ostend
  • John Burnside
  • A home from home, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
  • Claire Messud
  • Where Sibelius fell silent, Ainola, Järvenpää
  • Julian Barnes
  • Preface
  • Wordsworth's continuous force, Dove Cottage, Grasmere
  • Ann Wroe
  • Agony to ecstasy, The Prado, Madrid
  • John Lanchester
  • The museum of heartbreak, The Museum of Broken Relationships, Zagreb
  • Aminatta Forna
  • The quiet theatres, The Sir John Ritblat Treasures Gallery, London
  • Andrew Motion
  • A debt to Rudolph Leopold, Leopold Museum, Vienna
  • William Boyd
  • Maggie Fergusson
  • Thank you for the music, ABBA: The Museum, Stockholm
  • Matthew Sweet
  • Glasgow's palace of dreams, Kelvingrove, Glasgow
  • Andrew O'Hagan
  • About the authors
  • Illustrations
  • There's life in these walls, The Lower East Side Tenement Museum, New York
  • Roddy Doyle
  • Rodin's sonnets in stone, Musée Rodin, Paris
  • Allison Pearson
Control code
1701055
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiv, 221 pages
Isbn
9781610396806
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1701055
  • (Sirsi) 1701055
  • (OCoLC)951007364
Label
Treasure palaces : great writers visit great museums, foreword by Nicholas Serota, edited by Maggie Fergusson
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in 2016 by Profile Books Ltd. in Great Britain"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cool under fire, The National Museum of Afghanistan, Kabul
  • Rory Stewart
  • Cabinets of wonder, Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford
  • Frank Cottrell-Boyce
  • Painting in stone, Museo Dell'Opificio Delle Pietre Dure, Florence
  • Margaret Drabble
  • Sanctum in the city, The Frick Collection, New York
  • Don Paterson
  • The wings of Capri, Villa San Michele, Capri
  • Ali Smith
  • Foreward
  • Spurned no longer, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
  • Tim Winton
  • The pity of war, In Flanders Fields Museum, Ypres
  • Michael Morpurgo
  • Love bade me welcome, The Harvard Museum of Natural History, Cambridge, MA
  • Ann Patchett
  • A plaster cast in Copenhagen, Thorvaldsensmuseum, Copenhagen
  • Alan Hollinghurst
  • Palais of the dolls, Musée de la Poupée, Paris
  • Jacqueline Wilson
  • Nicholas Serota
  • The Odessaphiles, Odessa State Literary Museum, Odessa
  • A. D. Miller
  • A smiling shrunken goddess, Corinium Museum, Cirencester
  • Alice Oswalk
  • Sons and mothers, Ensorhuis, Ostend
  • John Burnside
  • A home from home, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
  • Claire Messud
  • Where Sibelius fell silent, Ainola, Järvenpää
  • Julian Barnes
  • Preface
  • Wordsworth's continuous force, Dove Cottage, Grasmere
  • Ann Wroe
  • Agony to ecstasy, The Prado, Madrid
  • John Lanchester
  • The museum of heartbreak, The Museum of Broken Relationships, Zagreb
  • Aminatta Forna
  • The quiet theatres, The Sir John Ritblat Treasures Gallery, London
  • Andrew Motion
  • A debt to Rudolph Leopold, Leopold Museum, Vienna
  • William Boyd
  • Maggie Fergusson
  • Thank you for the music, ABBA: The Museum, Stockholm
  • Matthew Sweet
  • Glasgow's palace of dreams, Kelvingrove, Glasgow
  • Andrew O'Hagan
  • About the authors
  • Illustrations
  • There's life in these walls, The Lower East Side Tenement Museum, New York
  • Roddy Doyle
  • Rodin's sonnets in stone, Musée Rodin, Paris
  • Allison Pearson
Control code
1701055
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiv, 221 pages
Isbn
9781610396806
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1701055
  • (Sirsi) 1701055
  • (OCoLC)951007364

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