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Quandary Resolution 4016
ex post facto, nowise, maquette, belletristic

 

“Art for art’s sake”, an exhibit of nowise practical objects was opening at the Glockenspiel Gallery, featuring objects emphasizing the belletristic aspects of books, such as handwritten, embellished, and gilded Bibles copied in the years before the printing press was invented, and maquettes for lofty structures which were far from “green” or usable space, unless ex post facto renovation of the actual building was to be done.

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