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American Gargoyles

Spirits in Stone

by Darlene Trew Crist

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Published by Clarkson Potter/Publishers .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsRobert Llewellyn (Photographer)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7585718M
ISBN 100609606859
ISBN 109780609606858

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COMING JUNE The American Gargoyles have one mission: to save their home. The once-celebrated but now-forgotten Wentworth Building is targeted for destruction by an egomaniacal developer who wants to knock it down to build a giant mirror so he can look at himself all day. Working together, the sooty statues go fr. Get this from a library! American gargoyles: Flannery O'Connor and the medieval grotesque. [Anthony Di Renzo] -- Focusing here on the comic genius of Flannery O'Connor's fiction, Anthony Di Renzo reveals a dimension of the author's work that has been overlooked by both her supporters and her detractors, most of.

American Gargoyles takes a loving and sometimes humorous look at what so fascinates us about the gargoyle and the grotesque. And though sculptures from only nine buildings are represented in the book (Washington National Cathedral, University of Chicago, New York's Woolworth Building and Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine, San Francisco's. American Gargoyles: Spirits in Stone. Darlene Trew Crist, Robert Llewellyn (Photographer) Editorial Reviews Book Description American Gargoyles: Spirits in Stone is the first pictorial essay on the many gargoyles found in the United States, featuring unique stories and breathtaking full-color photographs of these monstrous but delightful angels with a sense of humor.


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