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Effie Gray: The Passionate Lives of Effie Gray, Ruskin and Millais

Cooper, Suzanne Fagence

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ISBN 10: 0715648578 / ISBN 13: 9780715648575
Published by Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd
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Tie-in edition for the new film biopic of Effie Gray, written by and starring Emma Thompson Num Pages: 296 pages, 16pp colour plate. BIC Classification: ACVM; BGF; BGH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 20. Weight in Grams: 240. . 2014. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780715648575

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Title: Effie Gray: The Passionate Lives of Effie ...

Publisher: Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd

Binding: Soft cover

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The Scottish beauty Effie Gray is the heroine of a great Victorian love story. Married at 19 to John Ruskin, she found herself trapped in an unconsummated union. She would fall in love with her husband's protege, John Everett Millais, and inspire some of his most memorable art, but controversy and tragedy continued to stalk her. Suzanne Fagence Cooper has gained exclusive access to Effie's family letters and diaries to show the rise and fall of the Pre-Raphaelite circle from a new perspective, through the eyes of a woman whose charm and ambition helped to shape the careers of both her husbands. Effie Gray is a compelling portrait of the extraordinary woman behind some of the greatest paintings of the Victorian era.

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Suzanne Fagence Cooper is the author of the Victorian Woman and Pre-Raphaelite Art in the V&A Museum. Her knowledge of Victorian art has led to her appearing on a number of television programmes on BBC2 and Channel 4. She lives in Yorkshire with her husband and two daughters.

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