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"The Caravaggio book I've been waiting for-John Spike has a great eye, an informed mind and a lucid, engaging style. He shows the intellectual drama of Caravaggio's art." --Peter Robb, author of M: The Man Who Became Caravaggio
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The Life & Times
series tells the stories of those who have shaped our present and our past, from Beethoven to Curie, Dietrich to Wilde. Offering expert, eminently readable texts by distinguished authors, these beautifully designed books feature chronologies, full indices, and striking color photos and illustrations. Together, they form a superb modern library of biography.
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