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Product Description: The study of Ruskin’s work and influence is now a feature of several critical disciplines. New Approaches to Ruskin, first published in 1981, reflects this, gathering some of the most distinguished writers on Ruskin and joining them with others who have undertaken significant research in the field of Ruskin studies...read more

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9781138830592 | Routledge, August 29, 2014, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: The study of Ruskin’s work and influence is now a feature of several critical disciplines.
9780710009159 | Olympic Marketing Corp, September 1, 1982, cover price $5.98 | About this edition: The study of Ruskin’s work and influence is now a feature of several critical disciplines.

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9781138830615 | Reprint edition (Focal Pr, April 30, 2016), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: The study of Ruskin’s work and influence is now a feature of several critical disciplines.

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Product Description: Culture and Consensus, first published in 1995 and a revised edition in 1997, explores the history of the relationship between politics and the arts in Britain since 1940, and shows how the search for a secure sense of English identity has been reflected in official and unofficial attitudes to the arts, architecture, landscape and other emblems of national significance...read more

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9781138857933 | Routledge, February 11, 2015, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Culture and Consensus, first published in 1995 and a revised edition in 1997, explores the history of the relationship between politics and the arts in Britain since 1940, and shows how the search for a secure sense of English identity has been reflected in official and unofficial attitudes to the arts, architecture, landscape and other emblems of national significance.

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Product Description: Britain began the twenty-first century convinced of its creativity. Throughout the New Labour era, the visual and performing arts, museums and galleries, were ceaselessly promoted as a stimulus to national economic revival, a post-industrial revolution where spending on culture would solve everything, from national decline to crime...read more

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9781781685914 | Verso Books, November 11, 2014, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Britain began the twenty-first century convinced of its creativity.

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Product Description: In 1851 John Ruskin came to the defense of the young artists of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood by writing two letters to the Times refuting wide-spread criticism of their paintings. Soon afterwards he published a pamphlet entitled "Pre-Raphaelitism," beginning almost a decade of public support for the work of William Holman Hunt, John Everett Millais, and their associates...read more
By Robert Hewison (introduced by)

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9781843680864 | Pallas Athene Pub, August 1, 2013, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: In 1851 John Ruskin came to the defense of the young artists of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood by writing two letters to the Times refuting wide-spread criticism of their paintings.

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Product Description: Vorticism was a brief but pivotal avant-garde art movement that emerged in London on the eve of WWI and came to an end in 1919. Led by the dynamic and controversial British artist Wyndham Lewis and named by American poet and critic Ezra Pound, Vorticism swiftly forged its own identity, helped by Lewis’s radical magazine Blast, which was widely influential in both London and New York...read more
By Mark Antcliffe (editor), Paul Edwards (contributor), Vivien Greene (editor), Robert Hewison (contributor) and Anna Gruetzner Robins (contributor)

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9781854378859 | Tate Gallery Pubn, October 1, 2010, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Vorticism was a brief but pivotal avant-garde art movement that emerged in London on the eve of WWI and came to an end in 1919.

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Product Description: John Byrne (b.1940) grew up on the Ferguslie Park housing scheme in Paisley. He escaped work in a carpet factory to study at the Glasgow School of Art, and has since carved out a successful dual career as an artist and a writer. This is the first monograph to explore Byrne's remarkable artistic journey in both the visual and literary fields, and celebrates his contribution to contemporary Scottish cultural identity...read more

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9781848220478 | Lund Humphries Pub Ltd, June 1, 2011, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: John Byrne (b.
9781848220805 | Limited edition (Lund Humphries Pub Ltd, June 1, 2011), cover price $1000.00 | About this edition: John Byrne (b.

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Product Description: Venice represented John Ruskin’s ideal of civic society—“The Paradise of Cities,” where culture, government, and faith existed in creative harmony. In this elegant and compelling book, Robert Hewison traces Ruskin’s long and intricate relationship with the city...read more

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9780300121780, titled "Ruskin on Venice: 'The Paradise of Cities'" | Yale Univ Pr, February 16, 2010, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Venice represented John Ruskin’s ideal of civic society—“The Paradise of Cities,” where culture, government, and faith existed in creative harmony.

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Product Description: Definitive, concise, and very interesting...From William Shakespeare to Winston Churchill, the Very Interesting People series provides authoritative bite-sized biographies of Britain's most fascinating historical figures - people whose influence and importance have stood the test of time...read more

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9780199213498 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 6, 2007, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Definitive, concise, and very interesting.

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Product Description: John Ruskin was the first art critic to make his reputation by championing contemporary art: first by defending Turner, in his book Modern Painters, and then by giving his decisive support to the avant-garde Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781854373038 | Tate Gallery Pubn, June 1, 2000, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: John Ruskin was the first art critic to make his reputation by championing contemporary art: first by defending Turner, in his book Modern Painters, and then by giving his decisive support to the avant-garde Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood.

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Product Description: A study of John Ruskin's engagement with art and architecture as a critic, a patron and a teacher. It offers insights into both his writings and the visual economy of the Victorian world. Each essay examines Ruskin's relationship with an individual artist or a distinct aspect of art practice...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Robert Hewison (editor) and University of Lancaster Ruskin Programme (corporate author)

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9780754600282, titled "Ruskin's Artists: Studies in the Victorian Visual Economy : Papers from the Ruskin Programme, Lancaster University" | Ashgate Pub Ltd, May 1, 2000, cover price $134.95 | About this edition: A study of John Ruskin's engagement with art and architecture as a critic, a patron and a teacher.

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Product Description: John Ruskin (1819-1900) was considered the greatest critic of art, culture, and society of the nineteenth century. This lavishly illustrated volume, based on an exhibition at the Ashmolean Museum, explains Ruskin's true intentions in founding the Ruskin School of Drawing at Oxford and describes his lifelong commitment to drawing and its use as a teaching school...read more

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9780198174035 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 1, 1996, cover price $88.00 | About this edition: John Ruskin (1819-1900) was considered the greatest critic of art, culture, and society of the nineteenth century.

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9780198174042 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 1, 1996, cover price $56.00 | About this edition: John Ruskin (1819-1900) was considered the greatest critic of art, culture, and society of the nineteenth century.

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Product Description: Reissued to mark the 20th anniversary of the birth of "Monty Python's Flying Circus", this case study in censorship describes the barrage of hostility provoked by the Python film "The Life of Brian". It traces the editorial pressures exerted on the Python team by the BBC, their lawsuit with ABC Television in the USA concerning American censorship of their television programmes, and the international ramifications of "The Life of Brian" affair...read more

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9780413486608 | Heinemann, June 1, 1989, cover price $17.95 | also contains Rechtsfragen Des Medizintourismus: Internationale Zuständigkeit Und Anwendbares Recht Bei Klagen Des Im Ausland Behandelten Patienten Wegen Eines Behandlungs- Oder Aufklärungsfehlers | About this edition: Reissued to mark the 20th anniversary of the birth of "Monty Python's Flying Circus", this case study in censorship describes the barrage of hostility provoked by the Python film "The Life of Brian".

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Product Description: In Too Much Robert Hewison tells the story of a tumultuous decade-and-a-half when, more than at any time in our history, the arts were the battleground for the conflicting forces of social change. The new affluence of the Sixties released the pent-up energy of a generation of artists, writers, poets and performers who rejected the cultural conformism of the Fifties...read more

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9780195205381 | Oxford Univ Pr, March 5, 1987, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: In Too Much Robert Hewison tells the story of a tumultuous decade-and-a-half when, more than at any time in our history, the arts were the battleground for the conflicting forces of social change.

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Traces the long history of the Cambridge comedy club, describes the highlights of its reviews, and looks at famous alumni

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9780413560506 | Methuen, April 1, 1985, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Traces the long history of the Cambridge comedy club, describes the highlights of its reviews, and looks at famous alumni

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Product Description: The description for this book, John Ruskin: The Argument of the Eye, will be forthcoming.

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9780691038902 | Princeton Univ Pr, August 1, 1976, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The description for this book, John Ruskin: The Argument of the Eye, will be forthcoming.

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