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According to some writers, such as the Italian philosopher Benedetto Croce (
1866–1952), the work of art exists only in the mind of the artist, and the physical
artifact then counts as an effect of the work of art. But in ordinary usage, as well
as the ...
(R. McMu.) Asceticism Asceticism, in religion, is the practice of the denial of
physical or psychological desires in order to attain a spiritual ideal or goal. The
term and its cognates are derived from the Greek verb asked, which originally
meant to ...
The oxygenhydrogen ratio Halide— silver ratios Types of physical measurement
Atomic Weights , 1971 ( based on the assigned relative. reluctant conclusion of
T.W. Richards, an American chemist and Nobel Prize recipient for his researches
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This is the 198215th Edition, in two halves, with the Macropaedia and the Micropaedia. First published in 1768, the publisher is the oldest English-language encyclopedia still in print. Two Scottish ... Read full review