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Published by Manchester University Press, Distributed by St. Martin"s Press in Manchester, New York, New York .
Written in English


  • Pre-Raphaelitism -- Great Britain.,
  • Pre-Raphaelitism.,
  • Art, British -- 19th century.,
  • Painting, English.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Marcia Pointon.
SeriesCultural politics, Cultural politics
ContributionsPointon, Marcia R.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 168 p. :
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18970835M
ISBN 100719028205, 0719028213

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