Last edited by Dicage
Saturday, May 16, 2020 | History

1 edition of The dark side of genius found in the catalog.

The dark side of genius

Laurinda S. Dixon

The dark side of genius

the melancholic persona in art, ca. 1500-1700

by Laurinda S. Dixon

  • 363 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Pennsylvania State University Press in University Park, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Melancholy in art,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesMelancholic persona in art, ca. 1500-1700
    StatementLaurinda S. Dixon
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN8224.M44 D59 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 254 p.
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27156677M
    ISBN 100271059354
    ISBN 109780271059358
    LC Control Number2012047876
    OCLC/WorldCa825399405

    : The Life of Alfred Hitchcock: The Dark Side of Genius () by Spoto, Donald and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(K). The Dark Side of Genius: The Life of Alfred Hitchcock eBook: Spoto, Donald: : Kindle Store/5(45).

    Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Dark Side of Genius: The Life of Alfred Hitchcock by Donald Spoto (, Paperback, Anniversary) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! THE DARK SIDE OF GENIUS: The Life of Alfred Hitchcock by Donald Spoto ‧ RELEASE DATE: Ma That Hitchcock's films reflect a sin-obsessed, sadistic, and fearful sensibility will hot corne as news to readers of the Hitchcock-criticism : Donald Spoto.

      THE DARK SIDE OF GENIUS. The Life of Alfred Hitchcock. By Donald Spoto. pages. Illustrated. Little Brown. $ The Dark Side of Genius: The Life of Alfred Hitchcock (Audio Download): : Donald Spoto, Jeff Riggenbach, Inc. Blackstone Audio: Books/5(15).


Share this book
You might also like
Productivity Measurement

Productivity Measurement

Multinational ownership of Canadian resource industries : boon or bane?

Multinational ownership of Canadian resource industries : boon or bane?

Erisa Litigation Formbook, 1995 Cumulative Supplement (2 Volume Set : 1995 Cumulative Supplement)

Erisa Litigation Formbook, 1995 Cumulative Supplement (2 Volume Set : 1995 Cumulative Supplement)

Table of SAT and achievement test scores for samples of candidates taking achievement tests 1966-67 to 1975-76

Table of SAT and achievement test scores for samples of candidates taking achievement tests 1966-67 to 1975-76

Elizabeth I

Elizabeth I

2003 U.S. Master Human Resources Guide

2003 U.S. Master Human Resources Guide

Palace diary

Palace diary

Fascism and social revolution

Fascism and social revolution

Elizabeth Clover.

Elizabeth Clover.

Highlights from drugs and American high school students, 1975-1983

Highlights from drugs and American high school students, 1975-1983

Basic sociology

Basic sociology

Human Biology

Human Biology

Worsted drawing and spinning calculation.

Worsted drawing and spinning calculation.

Automotive armature winding.

Automotive armature winding.

Preliminary study of gaseous nitrogen-liquid oxygen mixing and self-cleaning

Preliminary study of gaseous nitrogen-liquid oxygen mixing and self-cleaning

The challenge of the prairie

The challenge of the prairie

The dark side of genius by Laurinda S. Dixon Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Dark Side of Genius: The Life of Alfred Hitchcock Hardcover – March 1, by Donald Spoto (Author)/5(15). The Dark Side Of Genius: The Life Of Alfred Hitchcock Paperback – Aug by Donald Spoto (Author)Cited by: The Dark Side of Genius: The Art of Alfred Hitchcock is a fascinating exploration of the master director.

The author does a fine job of walking the line between writing a biography of the man and exploring his long, amazing career. The films and their major motifs are /5. The Dark Side of Genius: The Life of Alfred Hitchcock Paperback – October 1, by Donald Spoto (Author)/5(16).

“[The]Dark Side of Genius is essentially an art history, and is lavishly illustrated This is a coffee-table book and much more: a pleasure to own as a real book rather than as an e-book, as well as excellent in its scholarship and : Paperback. The author creates a psychological portrait that illuminates this man’s private life, his secrets, and how they culminated with his brilliant talent.

Hitch also had a dark side (hence the title) most notably with his obsession with the twenty-six-year-old Tippi Hedren, the last of the memorable Hitchcock blondes/5(50). Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. No thanks. The dark side of genius book the new Google Books Get print book.

No eBook available The Dark Side Of Genius: The Life Of Alfred Hitchcock Donald Spoto No preview available - The Dark Side of Genius: The Life of Alfred Hitchcock 3/5(5). The Dark Side of Genius: The Life of Alfred Hitchcock | Donald Spoto | download | B–OK.

Download books for free. Find books. The Dark Side of Genius uniquely identifies allusions to melancholia in works of art that have never before been interpreted in this way. It is also the first book to integrate visual imagery, music, and literature within the social contexts inhabited by the melancholic : Laurinda S.

Dixon. The Dark Side Of Genius: The Life Of Alfred Hitchcock Paperback – 30 Aug. by Donald Spoto (Author)/5(38). The Paperback of the The Dark Side Of Genius: The Life Of Alfred Hitchcock by Donald Spoto at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Donald Spoto.

Some time ago I read Donald Spoto’s book, The Dark Side of Genius: The Life of Alfred Hitchcock. Here are my thoughts on the book and its infinitely fascinating subject As soon as one begins to read Daniel Spoto’s The Dark Side of Genius it is apparent that the book’s emphasis is on the parallels between Alfred Hitchcock’s life and what he chose to show us on the big screen.

The Dark Side of Genius: The Life of Alfred Hitchcock by Donald Spoto and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Dark Side of Genius: The Life of Alfred Hitchcock by Spoto, Donald and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Life of Alfred Hitchcock: The Dark Side of Genius - Donald Spoto - Google Books Leven en werk van de Engelse filmregisseur Alfred Joseph Hitchcock ().3/5(4).

The Darker Side of Genius book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. For some, Richard Wagner is infamous as the favorite composer of 4/5(8). The Dark Side of Genius - The Dark Side of Genius audiobook, by Donald Spoto The story of the man who changed people’s relationships with their showers forever, thanks to Psycho, this is the classic, Edgar Award–winning biography of the enigmatic and intensely private Alfred Hitchcock.3/5.

Based on interviews with his writers, actors, and longtime associates, and on exhaustive research, The Dark Side of Genius is the definitive biography of Alfred Hitchcock. Donald Spoto is the author of more than 20 books, including best-selling biographies of Alfred Hitchcock, Tennessee Williams, Laurence Olivier, Marlene Dietrich, Ingrid Bergman, and Audrey Hepburn.

The Dark Side of Genius is a work of genius. Published by User, 22 years ago A powerfully written biography about an intriguing by: For anyone with an interest in Alfred Hitchcock, and despite the controversy that surrounded Spoto's book on its publication (over 30 years ago now in ), I would agree with the cover blurb that The Dark Side Of Genius is indeed 'Absolutely compulsory reading'/5(38).

However, my chief problem with The Dark Side of Genius is Spoto's tendency to excuse Hitchcock when convenient.

It's ridiculously facile. EVERY time Spoto reached an unsuccessful Hitchcock film, he explains how Hitchcock was preoccupied, depressed, or altogether uninterested in the that film/5(45).Directed by Phedon Papamichael.

With Brent David Fraser, Finola Hughes, Glenn Shadix, Moon Unit Zappa. Julian Jons is a talented but troubled young artist.

He has just been released from an asylum, where he has spent the last seven years for the murder of Anna, his girlfriend/model.

Attempting to start painting again, he is pursued by journalist Jennifer Cole, who is intrigued by this complex /10(75).Editions for The Dark Side Of Genius: The Life Of Alfred Hitchcock: X (Paperback published in ), X (Paperback published in ), (Cited by: