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Published: 14 February 2013

336 Pages | 54 illus.


ISBN: 9780199739233

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The Literate Eye

Victorian Art Writing and Modernist Aesthetics

Rachel Teukolsky

  • Presents the first and only cultural history of Victorian art writing-a crucial topic among Victorian essayists
  • Combines study of canonical authors with analysis of texts drawn from Victorian print culture
  • Features over fifty illustrations, ranging across high, middlebrow, and popular culture; images include paintings, sculptures, prints from illustrated books and magazines, photographs, and cartoons

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