Journals Higher Education



Published: 11 November 2007

256 Pages | 4 black-and-white halftones

ISBN: 9780199218189

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Conceiving the City

London, Literature, and Art 1870-1914

Nicholas Freeman

  • Fascinating and informative study of the relationship between art and the city of London at the turn of the twentieth century
  • A convincing account of the complex interplay between 'major' and 'minor' writers, and between differing art forms
  • Covers an impressive range of figures: Henry James, Monet, Whistler, Conan Doyle, H. G. Wells, Arthur Symons, Alvin Langdon Coburn, George Gissing, Arthur Morrison, Ford Madox Ford, as well as Arthur Machen, Edwin Pugh, and George Egerton

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