Order Nr. 137497 THE STORM CLOUD OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY. John Ruskin.
THE STORM CLOUD OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY.
THE STORM CLOUD OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY.

THE STORM CLOUD OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY.

Two lectures delivered at the London Institution, February 4th and 11th, 1884

  • Sunnyside, Orpington, Kent: George Allen, 1884.
  • 8vo.
  • half leather over marbled boards, leather tips, ornamentation in blind on covers, gilt ornamentation on spine, five raised bands, title in gilt on leather spine label in second compartment, all edges marbled
  • vi, 152 pages.

Price: $300.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 137497

The first edition of this work. The Storm Cloud of the Nineteenth Century is a collection of two lectures, which were delivered at the London Institution on February 4th and 11th 1884. The lectures discuss cloud phenomena, that Ruskin observed over a period of fifty years. John Ruskin was an art critic in Victorian England, being an influential figure in the art world, especially with the Pre-Raphaelites.