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Lectures on Architecture and Painting (Classic Reprint)

Lectures on Architecture and Painting (Classic Reprint)

by John Ruskin
     
 

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The following Lectures are printed, as far as possible, just as they were delivered. Here and there a sentence which seemed obscure has been mended, and the passages which had not been previously written, have been, of course imperfectly, supplied from memory. But I am well assured that nothing of any substantial

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Excerpt from Lectures on Architecture and Painting

The following Lectures are printed, as far as possible, just as they were delivered. Here and there a sentence which seemed obscure has been mended, and the passages which had not been previously written, have been, of course imperfectly, supplied from memory. But I am well assured that nothing of any substantial importance, which was said in the lecture-room, is either omitted, or altered in its signification, with the exception only of a few sentences struck out from the notice of the works of Turner, in consequence of the impossibility of engraving the drawings by which they were illustrated, except at a cost which would have too much raised the price of the volume. Some elucidatory remarks have, however, been added at the close of the second and fourth Lectures, which I hope may be of more use than the passages which I was obliged to omit.

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ISBN-13:
9781330089156
Publisher:
FB &c Ltd
Publication date:
06/24/2015
Pages:
244
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.51(d)

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