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The stones of Venice ...

John Ruskin

The stones of Venice ...

by John Ruskin

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Published by J. Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Venice.
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- Venice,
    • Art -- Venice

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy John Ruskin ... With illustrations on wood.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA1121.V4 R75 1864
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6575538M
      LC Control Number15007640
      OCLC/WorldCa1023802

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      Get this from a library! The stones of Venice. [John Ruskin; J G Links] -- "'Thank God I am here, it is a Paradise of Cities,' Ruskin wrote on his second visit to Venice in John Ruskin, Victorian England's greatest writer on art and architecture, believed himself to. Get this from a library! The stones of Venice.. [John Ruskin] -- Treatise on architecture by John Ruskin. It was published in three volumes in Ruskin wrote the work in order to apply to the architecture of Venice the general principles enunciated in his.

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