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The Ambassador's Secret: Holbein and the World of the Renaissance Paperback – 1 Dec 2004

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  • Paperback: 400 pages
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic; Rev ed. edition (1 Dec. 2004)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1852854472
  • ISBN-13: 978-1852854478
  • Product Dimensions: 12.9 x 3.5 x 19.8 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars 10 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 2,098,857 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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... he provides such a compelling interpretation of an exceptionally enigmatic picture that it makes all earlier interpretations redundant.. -- FRANK WHITFORD, Sunday Times, 20 Jan. 2002

... truly sensational ... North's explanation of what The Ambassadors means is as exciting as a classic whodunnit, and puts every previous account in the shade. -- FRANK WHITFORD, Sunday Times, 20 Jan. 2002 --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

About the Author

John North is Emeritus Professor of History of Philosophy and Exact Sciences, University of Groningen, The Netherlands.


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