On the Elgin Marbles

On the Elgin Marbles

by William Hazlitt
     
 

The Elgin Marbles, brought to England from Athens in 1806, are the subject of three of Hazlitt’s most famous and enduring essays: "On the Elgin Marbles," "On the Elgin Marbles: The Illisus," and "Prose Style and the Elgin Marbles." They are presented here alongside four other essays on the visual arts, which brilliantly connect the vitality of

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The Elgin Marbles, brought to England from Athens in 1806, are the subject of three of Hazlitt’s most famous and enduring essays: "On the Elgin Marbles," "On the Elgin Marbles: The Illisus," and "Prose Style and the Elgin Marbles." They are presented here alongside four other essays on the visual arts, which brilliantly connect the vitality of painting with that of sculpture and writing prose.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781843916024
Publisher:
Hesperus Press
Publication date:
10/15/2008
Series:
On Series
Pages:
112
Sales rank:
1,477,366
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.40(d)

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