My Autobiography and Reminiscences: Further Reminiscences

My Autobiography and Reminiscences: Further Reminiscences

by William Powell Frith


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781108051835
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 06/28/2012
Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Art and Architecture Series
Pages: 472
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; 1. Great names and the value of them; 2. Prelude to correspondence; 3. Early correspondence; 4. Asylum experiences; 5. Anecdotes - various; 6. An over-true tale; 7. Scraps; 8. A Yorkshire blunder, and scraps continued; 9. Richard Dadd; 10. An old-fashioned patron; 11. Another dinner at Ivy Cottage; 12. Charles Dickens; 13. Sir Edwin Landseer; 14. George Augustus Sala; 15. John Leech; 16. Shirley Brooks; 17. Admiration; 18. On self-delusion and other matters; 19. Fashion in art; 20. A story of a snowy night; 21. English art and French influence; 22. Ignorance of art; 23. Oratory; 24. Supposititious pictures; 25. A variety of letters from various people; 26. Mrs Maxwell; 27. Book illustrators; 28. More people whom I have known; Index.

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