How to Use Your Eyes by JAMES ELKINS


James Elkins's How to exploit Your Eyes invitations us to seem at--and perhaps to determine for the 1st time--the global round us, with breathtaking effects. listed below are the typical artifacts of lifestyles, usually misunderstood and mostly missed, introduced into remarkable concentration. With the discerning eye of a painter and the keenness of a detective, Elkins explores complex such things as mandalas, the periodic desk, or a hieroglyph, remaking the realm right into a treasure field of observations--eccentric, traditional, marvelous.

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