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Creator:
Ruskin, John, 1819-1900.
Title:
The two paths : being lectures on art, and its application to decoration and manufacture, delivered in 1858-9 / by John Ruskin ...
Published/Created:
London : Smith, Elder, & Co., 1859.
Physical Description:
x, 271 p., 2 leaves of plates : ill. ; 19 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7445.2 R9 1859
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Plates engraved by R.P. Cuff and James Charles Armytage; after John Ruskin.
Advertisements: 24 p. at end, dated May, 1859.
Bound in blind-stamped maroon publisher's cloth. Binder's ticket reads: Westleys and Co., London.
Wise, T.J. Ruskin, 90
Contents:
The deteriorative power of conventional art over nations -- The unity of art -- Modern manufacture and design -- The influence of imagination in architecture -- The work of iron, in nature, art and policy.
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Unto this Last: 200 Years of John Ruskin (Yale Center for British Art, 2019-09-05 - 2019-12-08)

Subject Terms:
Art.
Decoration and ornament.
Decorative arts.
Smith, Elder & Co. -- Publisher.
Steel engraving -- Specimens -- 1859.
Westleys and Co. -- Bookbinder.
Contributors:
Cuff, R. P., fl. 1860, engraver.
Armytage, James Charles, -1897, engraver.
Ruskin, John, 1819-1900, ill.
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