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The Higher Life in Art: with a chapter on Hobgoblins

£29.99

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David Bogue 1879. Bayliss, Wyke. Book condition: Good+. 1st edition, hardcover with brown boards and gold lettering; no DJ slight shelf-wear on spine and edges of cover. Pages slightly yellowed but clean and unmarked. Note from publisher tipped-in regarding their change of address to 'more commodious premises'. Publishers stamp on first page. No inscriptions.

In this book the author is attempting to describe the spiritual nature of art and its importance in our lives, and to show the difficulties faced by artists and writers in maintaining their artistic truths while being assailed by distractions and temptations, the 'hobgoblins', which the author describes as violations of the truth in art which arise from confusion of thought, from irreverence, or from self assertion.

Item details

Author(s):
Bayliss, Wyke
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8vo
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
198
Publisher:
David Bogue
Title:
The Higher Life in Art; with a chapter on Hobgoblins

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David Bogue 1879. Bayliss, Wyke. Book condition: Good+. 1st edition, hardcover with brown boards and gold lettering; no DJ slight shelf-wear on spine and edges of cover. Pages slightly yellowed but clean and unmarked. Note from publisher tipped-in regarding their change of address to 'more commodious premises'. Publishers stamp on first page. No inscriptions.

In this book the author is attempting to describe the spiritual nature of art and its importance in our lives, and to show the difficulties faced by artists and writers in maintaining their artistic truths while being assailed by distractions and temptations, the 'hobgoblins', which the author describes as violations of the truth in art which arise from confusion of thought, from irreverence, or from self assertion.

Author(s):
Bayliss, Wyke
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8vo
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
198
Publisher:
David Bogue
Title:
The Higher Life in Art; with a chapter on Hobgoblins

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