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Author Heiligman, Deborah, author.

Title Vincent and Theo : the Van Gogh brothers / Deborah Heiligman.

Publication Info. New York : Godwin Books / Henry Holt and Company, 2017.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
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 Byron PL Adult Non Fiction - BYLY-14  759.949 HEI    AVAILABLE
 Cherry Valley PLD Teen Biography - CHVY-13  TN B VAN GOGH    AVAILABLE
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 Coal City PL YA Non-Fiction - CCBB-2  TEEN 759.949 HEI    AVAILABLE
 Colona District PL YA - CLNG-2  YA B VAN    AVAILABLE
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1 copy being processed for River Valley DL YA Non-Fiction - RVLG-1.
Edition First edition.
Description 454 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
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unmediated n rdamedia
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 428-446) and index.
Summary "The true story of the relationship between brothers Theo and Vincent van Gogh"-- Provided by publisher.
The deep and enduring friendship between Vincent and Theo Van Gogh shaped both brothers' lives. They shared everything, swapping stories of lovers and friends, successes and disappointments, dreams and ambitions. Heiligman draws on the letters Vincent wrote to Theo during his lifetime to weave a tale of two lives intertwined as Theo supported Vincent's struggles to find his path in life.
Contents Threshold -- Entresol: A glimpse into the future -- Beginnings (1852-1872) -- Dangers (1873-1875) -- Missteps, stumbles (1875-1879) -- Fissures (1879-1890) -- The quest (1880-1882) -- Storms (1882-1883) -- Endings and beginnings (1884-1885) -- An expanded palette (1885-1887) -- Bonds (1887-1888) -- Passions (1888) -- Abundances (1888-1889) -- Futures (1890) -- A sense of the finite (1890) -- Remains (1890-1891) -- Exit -- People -- Vincent and Theo's journey.
Vincent van Gogh -- Theo van Gogh.
Subject Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890 -- Juvenile literature.
Gogh, Theo van, 1857-1891 -- Family -- Juvenile literature.
Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890.
Gogh, Theo van, 1857-1891 -- Family.
Painters -- Netherlands -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Brothers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Art.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Family / Siblings.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Other Form: Online version: Heiligman, Deborah. Vincent and Theo First edition. New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2017 9781250109699 (DLC) 2016016667
ISBN 9780805093391 (hardback)
0805093397 (hardback)

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