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Antique book 'Sesame & Lilies' - 2 Lectures by John Ruskin.

£24.99

Product description

Gorgeous little book covered in soft brown suede. All pages gilt-edged.

Famous in the world of art, philosophy & criticism, John Ruskin's 'Sesame & Lilies' 2 Lectures delivered at Manchester in 1864 are:
1. Of King's Treasuries (how to approach culture; books, paintings and so on plus many more things)
2. Of Queen's Gardens (the education of young women etc.)
It is, in fact, about an awful lot more. And he talks real common sense, as well as wisdom.

Beautiful Art Nouveau decorated title page, winter scenic illustrated end-papers.
Foxing to first & last few pages. No markings, creases or tears.

In this book we see why he was so influential; how radical he was socially, and why, in his day, he was revered as a guru.

Please see photos as they are part of the description.

Item details

Author(s):
John Ruskin
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
3" x 4"
Edition:
1910
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
125
Publisher:
Collins Clear-Type Press
Title:
Sesame & Lillies

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About this item

Gorgeous little book covered in soft brown suede. All pages gilt-edged.

Famous in the world of art, philosophy & criticism, John Ruskin's 'Sesame & Lilies' 2 Lectures delivered at Manchester in 1864 are:
1. Of King's Treasuries (how to approach culture; books, paintings and so on plus many more things)
2. Of Queen's Gardens (the education of young women etc.)
It is, in fact, about an awful lot more. And he talks real common sense, as well as wisdom.

Beautiful Art Nouveau decorated title page, winter scenic illustrated end-papers.
Foxing to first & last few pages. No markings, creases or tears.

In this book we see why he was so influential; how radical he was socially, and why, in his day, he was revered as a guru.

Please see photos as they are part of the description.

Author(s):
John Ruskin
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
3" x 4"
Edition:
1910
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
125
Publisher:
Collins Clear-Type Press
Title:
Sesame & Lillies

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