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Umberto Eco

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The Book of Legendary Lands

Written by Umberto Eco


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
Publisher: Rizzoli Ex Libris
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $45.00

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History of Beauty

Edited by Umberto Eco


Format: Trade Paperback, 440 pages
Publisher: Rizzoli
On Sale: September 21, 2010
Price: $29.95

Now in paperback, Umberto Eco’s groundbreaking and much-acclaimed first illustrated book has been a critical success since its first publication in 2004. What is beauty? Umberto Eco, among Italy’s finest and most important contemporary thinkers, explores the nature, the meaning, and the very history of the idea of beauty in Western... Read more >

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The Infinity of Lists
An Illustrated Essay
Written by Umberto Eco
Translated by Alastair McEwen


Format: Hardcover, 408 pages
Publisher: Rizzoli
On Sale: November 17, 2009
Price: $19.95

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On Ugliness

Written by Umberto Eco


Format: Trade Paperback, 456 pages
Publisher: Rizzoli
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $29.95

In the mold of his acclaimed History of Beauty, renowned cultural critic Umberto Eco’s On Ugliness is an exploration of the monstrous and the repellant in visual culture and the arts. What is the voyeuristic impulse behind our attraction to the gruesome and the horrible? Where does the magnetic appeal of... Read more >

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Labyrinths
The Art of the Maze
Text by Giovanni Mariotti and Luisa Biondetti
Edited by Franco Maria Ricci
Foreword by Umberto Eco


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
Publisher: Rizzoli
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $85.00

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