'Seeing comes before words. The child looks and recognizes before it can speak. But there is also another sense in which seeing comes before words. It is seeing which establishes our place in the surrounding world; we explain that world with words, but words can never undo the fact that we are surrounded by it. The relation between what we see and what we know is never settled [...]' (Book cover)
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author

John BERGER

Location code REF.BEJ
Language

English

Keyword

art history

Publication/Creation date

1972

No of pages

166

ISBN / ISSN

0140135154

No of copies

1

Content type

monograph

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