Milton And English Art.

POINTON, MARCIA R.

£15.00

Publisher

Manchester University Press

Place

Manchester

Date

1970

Item Description

Large 8vo. 6.25 x 9.25 inches. xliii + [i] + 276 pp. Bound in original maroon cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper, which has a sunned spine and some upper edge wear. Edges foxed and some occasional foxing elsewhere; otherwise a very good copy. Illustrated by 218 black and white text figures. A study of Milton's influence over painting and graphic art. It seeks to provide a comprehensive and detailed historical survey of English illustrations to Milton from 1688 to 1860, including a chapter on William Blake and Milton. Marcia Rachel Pointon (b.1943) is a historian of British Art, formerly a professor at the University of Sussex and later at Manchester.

[Stock No. 26660]

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