LESSING, G. E.
LESSING, G. E. Laokoon: oder über die Grenzen der Mahlerey und Poesie.
Berlin : 1766First edition of Lessing's best known work outside Germany, a discussion of the limits and limitations of all the arts. "It contains the first clear statement of the truth, which is now considered axiomatic, that every art is subject to limitations, and can achieve greatness only by a clear understanding of and self-restriction to its proper function"... Learn More£1,100.00
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