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Newey, Katherine - John Ruskin and the Victorian Theatre, ebook

John Ruskin and the Victorian Theatre

Newey, Katherine


Table of contents
1. John Ruskin at the Theatre
Katherine Newey, Jeffrey Richards
2. Ruskinian Influences
Katherine Newey, Jeffrey Richards
3. E.W. Godwin and Ruskinian Aesthetics
Katherine Newey, Jeffrey Richards
4. Toga Plays
Katherine Newey, Jeffrey Richards
5. Melodrama
Katherine Newey,

Ruskin, John - The Queen of the Air, ebook

The Queen of the Air

Ruskin, John


The English social thinker John Ruskin’s famous trilogy of lectures on the subject of Greek myths of 'Cloud and Storm': Athena Chalinitis (Athena in the Heavens), Athena Keramitis (Athena in the Earth) and Athena Ergane (Athena in the Heart).

Singer, Hans W. - James Mcneill Whistler, ebook

James Mcneill Whistler

Singer, Hans W.


James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) debütierte in der Kunstszene in einem entscheidenden Moment der Kunstgeschichte und wurde zu einer Pionierfigur. Während die Impressionisten den Inbegriff der Avantgarde verkörpern, erreichen Whistlers Gemälde…

MacDonald, Graham A. - John Ruskin's Politics and Natural Law, ebook

John Ruskin's Politics and Natural Law

MacDonald, Graham A.


The Wine Merchant’s Son: Ruskin’s Discovery of the World
Graham A. MacDonald
3. Art, Morality and the Fate of Nations: 1848–53
Graham A. MacDonald
4. On the Moral Disorder of Victorian England: From Art to Political Economy: 1853–63

O'Hear, Anthony - The School of Freedom, ebook

The School of Freedom

O'Hear, Anthony


Liberal education is not a theory. It is the tradition by which Western civilisation has preserved and enriched its inheritance for two and a half thousand years. Yet liberal education is a term that has fallen from use in Britain, its traditional meaning…

Shea, Victor - Victorian Literature: An Anthology, ebook

Victorian Literature: An Anthology

Shea, Victor


Represents the period's major writers of prose, poetry, drama, and more, including Tennyson, Arnold, the Brownings, Carlyle, Ruskin, the Rossettis, Wilde, Eliot, and the Brontës Promotes an ideologically and culturally varied view of Victorian society with the inclusion

Ayres, Peter G. - Shaping Ecology: The Life of Arthur Tansley, ebook

Shaping Ecology: The Life of Arthur Tansley

Ayres, Peter G.

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Historical context is provided by Tansley's family for his parents moved in the Fabian-socialist world of John Ruskin and Octavia Hill, both instrumental in the foundation of the National Trust. While Britain was relatively slow

Reiners, Ilona - Estetiikan klassikot: Platonista Tolstoihin, ebook

Estetiikan klassikot: Platonista Tolstoihin

Reiners, Ilona


Mukana ovat seuraavat kirjoittajat: Homeros, Platon, Aristoteles, Horatius, Pseudo-Longinos, Plotinos, Raamattu, Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullianus, Aurelius Augustinus, Aurelius Augustinus, Johannes Damaskolainen, Bonaventura, Tuomas Akvinolainen, Tuomas Akvinolainen, Leon Battista Alberti, Giorgio