ISBN: 9780300190427
Внешнее покрытие издания: в пер.
Тираж издания: 1200
Основное заглавие: In the Olden Time
Место издания: США
Издатель: Yale University Press
Дата издания: 2013
Объем издания (количество страниц): 224
Высота, см.: 24,1
Сопроводительный материал: в пер.
Индекс УДК: 73/76
Статус записи (Тип информации): В наличии
Ширина, см: 19,1
Толщина, см: 1,6
Вес в граммах: 1 400
Возрастная категория: 16+
Артикул: 2605677

In this richly textured and wide-ranging survey of Victorian attitudes to the past, Andrew Sanders builds on Roy Strong`s ground-breaking book And when did you last see your father?: The Victorian Painter and British History (1978). Sanders explores the essentially literary nature of Victorian history writing, and he reveals the degree to which painters were indebted to written records both fictional and factual. Starting with a stimulating comparison of Queens Elizabeth I and Victoria, "In the Olden Time" examines works by poets and painters, essayists and dramatists, architects and musicians, including Jane Austen, John Donne, William Shakespeare, and John Soane. Together with a study of religious history as seen through the eyes of architect and critic Augustus Pugin and journalist William Cobbett, this book offers an original view of Victorian responses to British history, presenting a fresh investigation of unexpected Victorian attitudes and the establishment of particular 20th-century prejudices and bia

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