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Ruskin (Routledge Revivals)

The Great Victorian, 1st Edition

By Derrick Leon


596 pages

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This book, first published in 1949, is an important work in Victorian studies, and directs light on Ruskin’s personal tragedy, his public life, and on the character of his work. This book will be of interest to students of history and cultural studies.

Table of Contents

Preface; Author’s Note; Publisher’s Note; Book 1: Background for Life – 1819-1936; Book 2: The Sun is God – 1837-1847; Book 3: The Fair Maid of Perth – 1848-1854; Book 4: The Great Italian – 1854-1860; Book 5: The Bride of Lammermoor – 1860-1869; Book 6: Don Quixote of Denmark Hill – 1869-1900; Chief Sources of Material; Index

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General
HISTORY / Europe / Great Britain
HISTORY / Modern / 19th Century