Book , Print in English

The poetics of perspective

James Elkins.
  • Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 1994.
  • xv, 324 pages : illustrations; 25 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • 1. Into the Maelstrom of Metaphor
  • 2. Argus/Polyphemus
  • 3. The Harmonious, the Compatible, the Equivalent
  • 4. Demonstration, Play, Arcanum
  • 5. Curved Foundations
  • 6. The Fossilization of Perspective
  • Appendix: Mathematics and Perspective.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-316) and index.
ISBN
  • 0801427967
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 94016310
  • OCLC: 30360209