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Criticism and Censorship (Gabriel Richard Lecture).

By: Kerr, Walter

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, Bruce Publishing.: 1957

Seller ID: 19252

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


12mo - 18 x 11 cm.; vi - 86 pp. Second printing. Co-sponsored by the National Catholic Educational Association and Trinity College, Washington, D.C. An expanded version of Kerr's lecture delivered in 1954 at Trinity College. A drama critic for the New York Herald-Tribune, Kerr looks at the tension between a passionate dedication to the arts and those concerned about possible indiscretions and harmful effects of the arts. He uses Aristotle, Augustine and Aquinas to work his way through this thorny field. Blue cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering on spine and front board. Some age browning ... View more info