The True and the Beautiful in Nature, Art, Morals and Religion (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

October 31, 2020
The True and the Beautiful in Nature, Art, Morals and Religion (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

This 1869 anthology of Ruskin's oeuvre really does range as wideas its title suggests. Ruskin's gaze encompasses plants, animals,the sky, rivers, the waves of the sea, the sculptors of ancientEgypt, the Renaissance painters, color and form, Shakespeare,Byron, Laurence Sterne, Sir Walter Scott, utopianism, romance,patriotism, education, and “The Holy Comforter" in poetry andprose.