Mimesis as Make-Believe: On the Foundations of the Representational Arts

Harvard University Press (1990)
Mimesis as Make-Believe is important reading for everyone interested in the workings of representational art.
Keywords Aesthetics  Representation (Philosophy  Mimesis in literature
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Call number BH301.R47.W35 1990
ISBN(s) 0674576039   9780674576032  
DOI 10.2307/2185918
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