The Lives Of The Muses: Nine Women & the Artists They Inspired

Paperback | October 7, 2003

byFrancine Prose

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All loved, and were loved by, their artists, and inspired them with an intensity of emotion akin to Eros.

In a brilliant, wry, and provocative book, National Book Award finalist Francine Prose explores the complex relationship between the artist and his muse. In so doing, she illuminates with great sensitivity and intelligence the elusive emotional wellsprings of the creative process.

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All loved, and were loved by, their artists, and inspired them with an intensity of emotion akin to Eros.In a brilliant, wry, and provocative book, National Book Award finalist Francine Prose explores the complex relationship between the artist and his muse. In so doing, she illuminates with great sensitivity and intelligence the elusi...

All loved, and were loved by, their artists, and inspired them with an intensity of emotion akin to Eros.In a brilliant, wry, and provocative book, National Book Award finalist Francine Prose explores the complex relationship between the artist and his muse. In so doing, she illuminates with great sensitivity and intelligence the elusi...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:448 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 1.01 inPublished:October 7, 2003Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0060555254

ISBN - 13:9780060555252

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