13 Followers
14 Following
AC

AC

Currently reading

Vineland (Classic, 20th-Century, Penguin)
Thomas Pynchon
Tristes Tropiques
John Weightman, Doreen Weightman, Patrick Wilcken, Claude Lévi-Strauss
Richard III
William Shakespeare
The Dwarf
Alexandra Dick, Pär Lagerkvist
The Collected Poems of Wilfred Owen
Wilfred Owen, Cecil Day-Lewis
Labyrinths
Richard Wolin
Giotto to Dürer: Early Renaissance Painting in the National Gallery
Jill Dunkerton, Susan Foister, Dillian Gordon, Nicholas Penny
Michel Foucault: Beyond Structuralism and Hermeneutics
Hubert L. Dreyfus, Paul Rabinow
Gravity's Rainbow
Thomas Pynchon
A Gravity's Rainbow Companion: Sources and Contexts for Pynchon's Novel
Steven Weisenburger

Monet (Big Art)

Claude Monet – 1840-1926: A Feast for the Eyes - Karin Sagner This is a far more prosaic book than Richardson's -- in fact, it is quite poorly written -- that traces the (rather pedestrian) biography of Claude Monet, adding some (but not very extensive or overly sensitive) commentary on his art. Still, this book contains beautifully produced large-format color prints at a very cheap price (about $10), and for that reason, it offers a fine introduction and collection of Monet's beautiful paintings. The series is called Taschen Basic Art:
http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Dstripbooks&field-keywords=taschen+basic+art&x=0&y=0