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Published by Printed and published by W. Holmes in Ulverston .
Written in English


  • Ruskin, John, -- 1819-1900.,
  • Symbolism in art -- England.

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Pagination[14] p. :
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18562529M

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John Ruskin and his Aide-de-Camp, W. G. Collingwood, were members of The Alpine Club, based in London. Collingwood was a member of the Fell and Rock Climbing Club of the Lake District, as was his friend, the Arts & Crafts artist-craftsman furniture designer and maker, Arthur Simpson. Coniston suffered a second Alpine tragedy in About Coniston. Coniston is a blue and green slate traditional Lakeland working village, half as old as time, named in honour of a long-forgotten chieftain or ‘king’ - just possibly identifiable with either the Norse chieftan Thorstein who gave his name to Turstini Watra / Thorstanes Watter, or even the real Norman king Stephen of Blois, who endowed Furness Abbey in , before becoming. May 30,  · John Ruskin () John Ruskin (8 February – 20 January ) was an English art critic and social thinker, also remembered as a poet and artist. His essays on art and architecture were extremely influential in the Victorian and Edwardian eras. Ruskin first came to widespread attention for his support for the work of. Mar 04,  · 8 of my favourite books about the Lake District. Written by Janine John Published on March 4, Lakes and Cumbria Today is a cross between a magazine and a book, and is on sale in many newsagents and book stockists. There are so many lovingly written and illustrated books out there, so I hope to feature some more in the future. Stephen.

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