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Zhao Wenmin gong Songxue zhai quan ji; Volume: 1

By: Zhao, Mengfu, 1254-1322; Cao, Peilian, ed

Rare book preservation notes: Due to the deteriorated condition of this book, there were limitations with the digital preservation of this books. There may be pages missing, narrow margins or page content running into the gutter. Because of the historic uniqueness of this book, the book has been selected to be included in the library even with its imperfections. ; Gift of the East Asian Resource Centre which includes special collections from Jerome Chen and the Chan family

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Leonardo Da Vinci

By: Maurice W. Brockwell

Excerpt: HIS BIRTH Leonardo Da Vinci, the many?sided genius of the Italian Renaissance, was born, as his name implies, at the little town of Vinci, which is about six miles from Empoli and twenty miles west of Florence. Vinci is still very inaccessible, and the only means of conveyance is the cart of a general carrier and postman, who sets out on his journey from Empoli at sunrise and sunset. Outside a house in the middle of the main street of Vinci to?day a modern and w...

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Life of Beethoven

By: Nohl, Ludwig, 1831-1885; Lalor, John Joseph, D. 1899

Catholic Church

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Symphony No. 5, Movement 1

By: Ludwig Van Beethoven

Classical Sheet Music

Excerpt: A pdf facsimile of sheet music scores.

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Beethoven : The Man and the Artist, As Revealed in His Own Words

By: Ludwig Van Beethoven; Edited by Friedrich Kerst

BRIEF BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH. Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) is widely considered to be one of the pre-eminent classical music figures of the Western world. This German musical genius created numerous works that are firmly entrenched in the repertoire. Except for a weakness in composing vocal and operatic music (to which he himself admitted, notwithstanding a few vocal works like the opera ?Fidelio? and the song ?Adelaide,?), Beethoven had complete mastery of the artform.

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The Art of Rodin

By: Weinberg, Louis, B. 1885
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Picasso His Life and Work Roland Penrose

By: Paul Eluard
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Poems by Emily Dickinson

By: Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886; University Press (Cambridge, Mass.) (1896); Todd, Mabel Loomis, 1856-1932
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