Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 July 2019

528 Pages | 12 black and white illustrations

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198816560

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John Ruskin

Selected Writings

Edited by Richard Lansdown

21st-Century Oxford Authors

  • Introduces students to the life and work of John Ruskin, the influential Victorian critic, artist, and philanthropist
  • Includes a selection of Ruskin's lectures, essays, treatises, reviews, correspondence, and critical notes
  • Ruskin's work is presented in chronological order, allowing students to study his development and growth
  • Includes a separate Chronology at the opening of the volume, which provides details of Ruskin's life, career, and the publication of his works
  • The writings are presented free of annotation on the page, allowing students to encounter the original texts afresh
  • An essential teaching resource, representing the breadth and depth of Ruskin's ouput
  • Explanatory notes and commentary are located at the end of the book, providing students with a wealth of additional material and information that will enhance the understanding and enjoyment of these works