MORSE, AN: Object As Insight: Japanese Buddhist Art and Ritual

 Object As Insight: Japanese Buddhist Art and Ritual, book coverMorse, Anne Nishimura; Morse, Samuel Crowell. Object As Insight: Japanese Buddhist Art and Ritual. Katonah Museum of Art, 1996. Unmarked. Dust jacket over paperback has creases and tears.Good in fair dust jacket. Paperback. (#29029)

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Exhibition catalog. Beautifully illustrated. Essays. Chronology of East Asian Art. Topics include temple adornment, the celebrant, Japanese Buddhist Decorative Arts, the evolution of the image in Japan, and more. Bibliography.

Object As Insight: Japanese Buddhist Art and Ritual, inside page

TYE, M: The Imagery Debate

The Imagery Debate, book coverTye, Michael. The Imagery Debate. MIT Press, 1991. ISBN: 0262200864. Unmarked text. Previous owner’s name on front end page. Unclipped dust jacket. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#28956)

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Drawing on the work of David Marr and the insights of Stephen Kosslyn, Tye develops a new theory of mental imagery. Notes. Bibliographic References. Index. 172p. Measures 6.25×9.25 inches.

HADAMARD, J: The Psychology of Invention in the Mathematical Field

Hadamard, Jacques. The Psychology of Invention in the Mathematical Field. Dover, 1954. Unmarked text.Very Good. Paperback. (#28941)

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Considers how an idea orginates, the role of the unconscious, reasoning, and more. Hadamard (1865-1963) was a French mathematician who made major contributions in number theory, complex function theory, differential geometry and partial differential equations. 145p. Measures 5.5×8 inches.