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From Dawn To Decadence

By Barzun, Jacques




Includes bibliographical references (p. [803]-828) and indexes.


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From Dawn To Decadence: 1500 to the Present, 500 Years of Western Cultural Life

Barzun, Jacques

New York: Harper Collins, 2000. First edition of the intellectual's swan song; the culmination of his life's work. Upon publication Publisher Weekly wrote, "This is a book to be reckoned with." Large Octavo. Light wear, else near fine in a fine dust jacket. Signed by the author on the title page. Uncommon, signed.

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From Dawn to Decadence

Barzun, Jacques

Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: Harperaudio. New. 2001. Audio Book. 0694525480 .*** FREE UPGRADE to Courier/Priority Shipping Upon Request *** - *** IN STOCK AND IMMEDIATELY AVAILABLE FOR SHIPMENT - Fine -- with a bonus offer .

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From Dawn To Decadence

Jacques Barzun

New York: HarperCollinsPublishers, 2001. Stated First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good +. Master historian Jacques Martin Barzun ( 1907 - 2012 ) , Philosopher of Education ( ie., his book : " Teacher In America " ) , teacher, educator, essayist, cultural gadfly, author .... Barzun's writing that is a culmination of a lifetime - " This book that used to be called " a liberal education " and may bring back the term in vogue " - John Russell...With Author's Note..... Prologue.... Four Parts : ( 1 ) From Luther's Niney-Five Theses to Boyle's " Invisible College " ......( 2 ) From The Bog And Sand of Versilles to the Tennis Court .... ( 3 ) From Faust, Part I, to the " Nude Descending a Staircase No. 2 " ..... ( 4 ) From " The Great Illusion " to " Western Civilization Has Got to Go " . Reference Notes. Index of Persons. Index of Subjects. Black colored cloth book with gilt lettering on front cover and spine ( 6 1/4 X 9 1/2 X 2 1/8 ) 877 pages. Book weighs 3 1/4 pounds. .... " Stunning book " - Safire / " Unrivaled Book " - Silber / " Suma of his historical teaching for everyman " - Carle E. Schorske, and many more tributes. .... Concluding not as a culmination but a normal decline at the close of a great period , necessary for creative novelty bursting forth in the future " sku 10236

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From Dawn To Decadence (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

Jacques Barzun

2001-07-07. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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From Dawn To Decadence

Jacques Barzun

New York: HarperCollins/Publishers, 2000. Hardcover. As New/fine. Author's Note.... Prologue ......Part One : From Luther's Ninety-five Theses to Boyle's " Invisible College " ......Part Two : From the Bog and Sand of Versailles to the Tennis Court......Part Three : From " The Gresat Illusion " to " Western Civ. Has Got To Go " . Reference Notes. Index of Persons. Index of Subjects ....With compelling chapters, titled : " Puritans as Democrats " / " The Monarch's Revolution " / " The Artist Prophet and Jester ", etc......." A stunning five-century study of civilization's cultural retreat " - William Safire, New York Times....." History cannot be a science; it is the very opposite in that, its interest lies in the particular " - Jacques Barzun ( 1907 - 2012 )France-born American historian of ideas and culture, philosopher of of education, awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom and Knighted in the French Legion of Honor - And his Magnum Opus : " From Dawn To Decadence " , 500 years of Western Cultural Life, 1300 to the Present. . Gilt-colored Jacques Barzun lettering on front cover of black-colored, cloth book , and on the binding. ( 6 1/4 X 9 1/2 X 2 1/4 ) 877 pages. Book weighs 2 3/4 pounds. . Prior owner name label on front end pages, with date. sku 6641

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From Dawn to Decadence: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life, 1500 to the Present

Jacques Barzun

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From Dawn to Decadence: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life, 1500 to the Present

Jacques Barzun

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Jacques Barzun

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Jacques Barzun

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Jacques Barzun

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From Dawn to Decadence: The twentieth century

Jacques Barzun

2001-05-22. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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From Dawn to Decadence: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life - 1500 to the Present

Jacques Barzun

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From Dawn to Decadence: 1500 to the Present: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life

Barzun, Jacques

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Barzun, Jacques

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From Dawn to Decadence: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life - 1500 to the Present

Barzun, Jacques

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From Dawn to Decadence: 1500 to the Present: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life

Barzun, Jacques

Harper. Hardcover. 0060175869 New Condition. . New.

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Barzun, Jacques

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From Dawn to Decadence: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life 1500 to the Present

Barzun, Jacques

May 16, 2000. New. BRAND NEW BOOK, MINT CONDITION AND 3 DAYS EXPEDITED SHIPPING

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Jacques Barzun

2001-07-07. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Jacques Barzun

2000-07-07. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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From Dawn to Decadence: 1500 to the Present: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life

Jacques Barzun

2001-01-09. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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From Dawn to Decadence: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life: 1500 to the Present

Barzun, Jacques

London: HarperCollinsPublishers, 2000. Hardcover in very good condition. First edition, first printing. CM. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Used.

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From Dawn to Decadence: 1500 to the Present: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life

Barzun, Jacques

Harper Perennial, 2001. Paperback. New. 8 x 6 cm.

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From Dawn to Decadence: 1500 to the Present: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life

Jacques Barzun

2000-05-06. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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From Dawn to Decadence: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life 1500 to the Present

Barzun, Jacques

New York: Harper Collins, 2000. reprint. hardback with dust jacket. As New. octavo. xviii + 877pp., indexes, ÔOne of the century's great intellectuals synthesises his thinking on art, scholarship, manners, morals, and religion to offer his critique of Western culture today, which he sees in a period of decadence and serious declineÕ

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From Dawn to Decadence: 1500 to the Present: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life

Barzun, Jacques

Harper. Hardcover. 0060175869 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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From Dawn to Decadence: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life

Barzun, Jacques

HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. PAPERBACK. 0007115504 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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From Dawn To Decadence (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

Barzun, Jacques

Turtleback Books. LIBRARY BINDING. 0613708504 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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From Dawn to Decadence: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life - 1500 to the Present

Barzun, Jacques

HarperCollins. PAPERBACK. 0965365107 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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From Dawn to Decadence: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life, 1500 to the Present

Jacques Barzun

Blackstone Audiobooks, 2013. Audio Book. Very Good. Audio CD. 32 BRAND NEW AUDIO CDs. NEW CDS SEALED in the shrink wrap. Just a bit of shelf wear. Enjoy this NEW AUDIO CD performance GIFT QUALITY for your home and library..

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From Dawn To Decadence (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

Jacques Barzun

Turtleback, 2001-06-01. Hardcover. Used:Good.

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Barzun, Jacques

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From Dawn To Decadence: 1500 To The Present

BARZUN, JACQUES

HarperCollins Publishers, New York: 2000. Softcover. Good condition. The binding is beginning to break. ISBN: 0060175869.

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From Dawn to Decadence: 1500 to the Present: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life

Barzun, Jacques

Harper Perennial, 2001-05-15. Paperback. Used:Good. In Stock. Always but with confidence.

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Barzun, Jacques

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Barzun, Jacques

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Barzun, Jacques

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Barzun, Jacques

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Barzun, Jacques

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Barzun, Jacques

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Barzun, Jacques

Turtleback Books. LIBRARY BINDING. 0613708504 signs of little wear on the cover. . Very Good.

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Barzun, Jacques

Turtleback Books. LIBRARY BINDING. 0613708504 Little shelf wear . Very Good.

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From Dawn to Decadence

Barzun, Jacques

New York: Harper Collins, 2000. Barzun's magnum opus. A superb copy, unmarked and unclipped.. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Plate Illustrations. Octavo.

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From Dawn to Decadence: 1500 to the Present: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life

Barzun, Jacques

New York: Harper Collins, 2000. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine.

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From Dawn To Decadence (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

Barzun, Jacques

Turtleback Books. LIBRARY BINDING. 0613708504 BRAND NEW, GIFT QUALITY! NOT OVERSTOCKS OR MARKED UP REMAINDERS! DIRECT FROM THE PUBLISHER!|2.04 . New.

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From Dawn to Decadence: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life, 1500 to the Present

Barzun, Jacques

New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 2000. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Full black cloth, gilt titles, xviii, 877 pp, notes, index. One sheet appears to have been wrinkled after printing but before binding, else fine. DJ in Brodart cover. Shipping weight 4 lbs. (International 3 lbs., 12 oz.). 11th ptg. . Near Fine/Fine. 24 X 16 cm.

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From Dawn to Decadence : Volume One

Jacques Barzun

Folio Society, UK, 2015. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Missing slipcase. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding still very good. Minor marks and wear to book. **Heavy Book. Postage surcharge WILL be requested. Contact us BEFORE ordering for a quote. Click Ask Bookseller a Question** ## NON Australian orders requiring tracking, select EXPEDITED shipping at checkout ##.

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From Dawn to Decadence: 1500 to the Present: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life

Barzun, Jacques

U.S.A.: Harper, 2000. Very good hard cover and dust jacket.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

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From Dawn to Decadence: 1500 to the Present: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life

Barzun, Jacques

US: Harper, 2000-05-16. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good Very Good. 877 pages. Light edgewear to dust jacket, else a clean, tight copy. Record # 462538

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