An introduction to the life, work and art of one of the most influential and exhilarating writers in English. Art critic, architectural visionary, social reformer, climate warner and incomparable teacher: Ruskin's words not only transformed Victorian England but speak to us with increasing urgency today.
With 165 illustrations printed in full colour - including 111 images by Ruskin, ranging from private notes to presentation drawings to lecture diagrams - mostly from the collection at the Ruskin Library, and many never before published.
Published in association with the Ruskin Foundation
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 180 pages, 120 colour illustrations
- Publisher: Pallas Athene Publishers
- Publication Date: 01/10/2009
- Category: Biography: literary
- ISBN: 9781843680444