The Crown of Wild Olive: Three Lectures on Work, Traffic, and War; and [not noted on cover] Munera Pulveris: Six Essays on the Elements of Political Economy; and The Ethics of the Dust: Ten Lectures to Little Housewives on the Elements of Crystallisation

Ruskin, John

Published by New York: Lovell, Coryell & Company, Oxford Edition, n.d. [the last named book has a preface to its second edition, dated 1877], 1877
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229, 149 pp. This set of lectures and essays by the highly influential Victorian English artist, critic, social thinker, and philanthropist John Ruskin is bound in maroon cloth with gilt titles on the spine; top edges are gilt. Very near fine; very slight bumping at foot of spine; one page is uncut and is tearing; paper is browning but not brittle; name written in pencil on the free front endpaper. An uncommon compilation of selected Ruskin works. Bookseller Inventory # 60837

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Title: The Crown of Wild Olive: Three Lectures on ...

Publisher: New York: Lovell, Coryell & Company, Oxford Edition, n.d. [the last named book has a preface to its second edition, dated 1877]

Publication Date: 1877

Binding: Hardcover

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