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Creator:
Gaudio, Michael.
Title(s):

Engraving the savage : the New World and techniques of civilization / Michael Gaudio.

Published/Created:
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 2008.
Physical Description:
xxv, 207 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
N8217.I5 G38 2008 (LC)
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Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-199) and index.
Subject Terms:
America -- Discovery and exploration -- European -- Historiography.
Art -- Reproduction.
Difference (Philosophy) in art.
Indians in art.
Prints -- Technique.
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  • Savage marks: The scriptive techniques of early modern ethnography
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