The Cambridge History of English and American Literature in 18 Volumes (1907–21).
Volume XIV. The Victorian Age, Part Two.

III. Critical and Miscellaneous Prose


Adams, William Davenport (1828–1891). By-Ways in Bookland. Short essays on literary subjects. 1888.

—— Rambles in Book Land. Short essays on literary subjects. 1889.

—— With Poet and Player. Essays on literature and the stage. 1891.

Ainger, Alfred (1837–1904). Charles Lamb. (English Men of Letters.) 1882.

Crabbe. [A biography.] (English Men of Letters.) 1903.

—— The Gospel of Human Life: sermons. Ed. with a preface by Beeching, H. C. 1904.

—— Lectures and Essays. Ed. with a preface by Beeching, H. C. 1905.

Sichel, Edith. The Life and Letters of Alfred Ainger. [1910.]

Ward, Sir A. W., in Macmillan’s Magazine. April, 1904.

Bagehot, Walter. The English Constitution … rptd. from The Fortnightly Review. 1867. With an additional chapter. 1872.

—— Physics and Politics, or, Thoughts on the application of the principles of Natural Selection and Inheritance to Political Society. 1782.

—— Lombard Street: a description of the Money Market. 1873. With an introduction by Withers, H. 1910.

—— Literary Studies. Ed. Hutton, R. H. 2 vols. 1879 [1878].

—— Biographical Studies. Ed. Hutton, R. H. 1880.

—— Economic Studies. Ed. Hutton, R. H. 1880.

Barrington, Emilie I. The Works and Life of Walter Bagehot. 10 vols. 1914.

Stephen, Sir Leslie. Studies of a Biographer. Vol. III. 1902.

Barber, Margaret Fairless (pseud. Michael Fairless, 1869–1901). The Gathering of Brother Hilarius. 1901.

—— The Roadmender [and other papers rptd. from The Pilot]. 1902.

—— The Grey Brethren, and other fragments in prose and verse. 1905.

Dowson, M. E. and Haggard, A. M. Michael Fairless. Her Life and Writings. 1913.

Bayne, Peter (1830–1896). Essays in biography. Boston [U.S.A.], 1857, 58.

—— Essays, biographical, critical, and miscellaneous. Edinburgh, 1859.

—— Life and Letters of Hugh Miller. 2 vols. 1871.

—— The Chief Actors in the Puritan Revolution. 1878.

—— Lessons from my masters, Carlyle, Tennyson, and Ruskin. 1879.

—— Two Great Englishwomen, Mrs. Browning and Charlotte Brontë; with an essay on poetry, illustrated from Wordsworth, Burns and Byron. 1881 [1880].

Blackie, John Stuart (1809–1895). The Lyrical Dramas of Aeschylus translated by J. S. B. 1850. Rptd. (Everyman’s library) 1906.

—— Political Tracts. Edinburgh, 1868.

—— On Self Culture, intellectual, physical, and moral. Edinburgh, 1874.

—— The Language and Literature of the Scottish Highlands. Edinburgh, 1876.

—— The Selected Poems of J. S. B. Ed. with an appreciation by Walker, A. Stodart. 1896.

—— Notes of a Life. By J. S. B. Ed. Walker, A. Stodart. 1910. Stoddart, Anna M. John Stuart Blackie. A biography. 2 vols. 1895.

Borrow, George. The Zincali; or an account of the Gypsies of Spain: with a collection of their songs and poetry and a dictionary of their language. 2 vols. 1841.

—— The Bible in Spain. 3 vols. 1843.

—— Lavengro; the Scholar—the Gipsy—the Priest. 3 vols. 1851. With pictures by E. J. Sullivan. 1896. Ed. Knapp, W. I. 1900.

—— The Romany Rye; a sequel to Lavengro. 2 vols. 1857. Ed. Knapp, W. I. 1900.

—— Wild Wales; its people, language, and scenery. 3 vols. 1862.

—— Letters of G. B. to the British and Foreign Bible Society. Ed. Darlow, T. H. 1911.

—— Letters to his wife Mary Borrow. Ptd. for T. J. Wise. 1913.

—— Letters to his mother Ann Borrow, and other correspondents. Ptd. for T. J. Wise. 1913.

—— [Ballads and other poems by G. B. ptd. from unpublished manuscripts.] 37 pts. Ptd. for T. J. Wise. 1913.

Jenkins, H. The Life of George Borrow. Compiled from unpublished official documents, his works, correspondence, etc. 1912.

Knapp, W. I. Life, Writings and Correspondence of George Borrow. 1899.

Saintsbury, George. Essays in English Literature, 1780–1860. 1890.

Shorter, C. K. George Borrow, and his Circle. 1914.

Thomas, E. George Borrow. The man and his works. 1912.

Boyd, Andrew Kennedy Hutchinson. The Recreations of a Country Parson. 1859.

—— The Graver Thoughts of a Country Parson. 1863, etc.

—— The Critical Essays of a Country Parson. 1865.

—— Twenty-five Years of St. Andrews. 2 vols. 1892.

—— The Last Years of St. Andrews, September, 1890 to September, 1895 .… 1896.

—— Sermons and Stray Papers .… Together with a biographical sketch by Tulloch, W. W. 1907.

Brimley, George. Essays .… Ed. by Clark, W. G. Cambridge, 1858. Also 1860, 1882.

Brooke, Stopford Augustus (1832–1916). Theology in the English Poets. Cowper, Coleridge, Wordsworth and Burns. 1874. Second edn. 1874. Everyman’s library. 1910.

—— English Literature. 1876. Partly rewritten and largely revised and corrected. 1896.

—— Notes on the Liber Studiorum of J. M. W. Turner .… With illustrations. 1885.

—— The inaugural address to the Shelley Society. [Privately ptd.] 1886.

—— Dove Cottage: Wordsworth’s Home from 1800–1808. 1890.

—— Reasons for Secession from the Church of England. Points of Doctrine. (The Prayer Book.) 2 pts. 1891.

—— The History of Early English Literature: being the history of English Poetry from its beginning to the accession of King Alfred. 2 vols. 1892.

—— The need and use of getting Irish Literature into the English Tongue. An address. 1893.

—— The Development of Theology as illustrated in English Poetry from 1780–1830. 1893.

—— English Literature from the beginning to the Norman Conquest. 1898.

—— Religion in Literature and Religion in Life. Two lectures. 1900.

—— Tennyson. His art and relation to modern life. 2 vols. 1900.

—— King Alfred, as educator of his people and man of letters. 1901.

—— The Poetry of Robert Browning. 1902. 2 vols. 1905.

—— On Ten Plays of Shakespeare. 1905.

—— Studies in Poetry. (William Blake. Sir Walter Scott. Inaugural address to the Shelley Society. The Lyrics of Shelley. Epipsychidion. Keats.) 1907.

—— A Study of Clough, Arnold, Rossetti and Morris. With an introduction on the course of poetry from 1822 to 1852. 1908. Second edn. 1910.

—— Ten more Plays of Shakespeare. 1913.

Various volumes of Sermons, etc.

Brown, John. Horae Subsecivae. Edinburgh, 1858–61.

—— Rab and his Friends. (Extracted from Horae Subsecivae.) Edinburgh, 1859.

—— Marjorie Fleming, a sketch. Rptd. from The North British Review. Edinburgh, 1863.

—— Letters of Dr. John Brown … Ed. by his son and Forrest, D. W. With biographical introductions by Maclaren, Elizabeth T. 1909.

Shairp, J. C. John Brown, M.D. Studies in Poetry and Philosophy. 4th edn. Edinburgh, 1886.

Carruthers, Robert (1799–1878). The Life of Alexander Pope. 1857.

—— Memoir of Falconer. 1858.

—— The life of Thomas Gray. 1876.

Chambers, Robert. Vestiges of the Natural History of Creation. 1844.

—— Select Writings. 7 vols. Edinburgh, 1847.

Chambers, William. Memoirs of Robert Chambers with autobiographic reminiscences of William Chambers. 2nd edn. 1872.

Chorley, Henry Fothergill (pseud. Paul Bell, 1808–1872). Sketches of a Sea Port Town. 3 vols. 1834.

—— Conti the Discarded; with other tales and fancies. 3 vols. 1835.

—— Memorials of Mrs. Hemans, with illustrations of her literary character from her private correspondence. 2 vols. 1836.

Chorley, Henry Fothergill. Music and Manners in France and Germany: A series of travelling sketches of Art and Society. 3 vols. 1841.

—— Duchess Eleanor: a tragedy. [1854.]

—— Thirty Years’ Musical Recollections. 2 vols. 1862.

—— The National Music of the World. Ed. Hewlett, H. G. 1880. Third edn. 1911.

Henry Fothergill Chorley: autobiography, memoir and letters.

Compiled by Hewlett, H. G. 2 vols. 1873.

Cobbe, Frances Power (1822–1904). Essays on the Pursuits of Women. [Rptd. from Fraser’s and Macmillan’s Magazines.] 1863.

—— Broken Lights. 1864.

—— The Cities of the Past. Rptd. from Fraser’s Magazine. 1864 [1863].

—— Alone to the Alone. 1894.

—— Life. By Herself. 2 vols. 1894.

Chappell, Jennie. Women of Worth. [1908.]

Collins, John Churton (1848–1908). Bolingbroke, a historical study; and Voltaire in England. 1886.

—— Illustrations of Tennyson. 1891.

—— Jonathan Swift; a biographical and critical study. 1893.

—— Essays and Studies. 1895.

—— Ephemera Critica; or, Plain Truths about Current literature. 1901.

Jusserand, J. A. A. J. Plain Truths. [A review of Ephemera Critica.] 1908.

—— Studies in Shakespeare. 1904.

—— Studies in Poetry and Criticism. 1905.

—— Greek Influence on English Poetry. 1910.

—— The Posthumous Essays of John Churton Collins. Ed. Collins, L. C. 1912.

Collins, L. C. Life and Memoirs of John Churton Collins. 1912. [A list of J. C. C.’s works and contributions to periodicals will be found in the appendixes.]

Crackanthorpe, Hubert (d. 1897). Wreckage. 1893.

—— Sentimental Studies and a Set of Village Tales. 1895.

—— Last Studies … and an appreciation by James, Henry. 1895.

—— Vignettes. 1896.

Symons, A. Hubert Crackanthorpe. Studies in Prose and Verse. [1904.]

Dallas, Eneas Sweetland. Poetics: an Essay on Poetry. 1852.

—— The Gay Science. 2 vols. 1866.

—— Kettner’s Book of the Table: a manual of cookery. 1877.

Daniel, George (1789–1864). Miscellaneous Poems. 1812.

—— Merrie England in the Olden Time. 2 vols. 1842. A new edn. illustrated by Leech and Cruikshank. (The Chandos library.) [1874.]

Doran, John. Knights and their Days. 1856.

—— Monarchs retired from Business. 2 vols. 1857. Ed. Waller, A. R. 2 vols. (The Unit library.) 1902.

—— Their Majesties’ Servants. Annals of the English Stage, from Thomas Betterton to Ed. Kean. Actors—Authors—Audiences. 2 vols. 1864 [1865]. Ed. and revised by Lowe, R. W. 3 vols. 1888 [1887].

Dowden, Edward. Shakespeare: a critical study of his Mind and Art. 1875.

—— Poems. 1876. With additions, ed. Dowden, E. D. 1914.

—— Studies in Literature, 1789–1877. 1878.

—— The Life of Percy Bysshe Shelley. 2 vols. 1886.

—— New Studies in Literature. 1895.

Dowden, Edward. Essays, modern and Elizabethan. 1914.

Letters of Edward Dowden and his Correspondents. Ed. Dowden, E. D. and H. M. 1914.

Fairless, Michael (pseud.). See Barber, Margaret Fairless.

Forsyth, William (1812–1899). The Novels and Novelists of the Eighteenth Century, in illustration of the manners and morals of the age. 1871.

—— Essays, critical and narrative. 1874.

Foster, John (1770–1843). Essays in a series of Letters to a Friend. 2 vols. 1806.

—— An Essay on the Evils of Popular Ignorance. 1820.

—— Contributions, biographical, literary and philosophical, to The Eclectic Review. 2 vols. 1844.

The Life and Correspondence of John Foster, ed. Ryland, J. E., with notices of J. F. as a preacher and a companion, by Sheppard, John. 2 vols. 1846.

Garnett, Richard. Primula; a book of lyrics. 1858.

—— Carlyle. (Great Writers.) 1887.

—— The Twilight of the Gods and other tales. 1888.

—— Poems. 1893.

—— Coleridge. (Bell’s Miniature Series of Great Writers.) 1904.

Greg, William Rathbone. The Creed of Christendom; its foundations and superstructure. 1851.

—— Enigmas of Life. 1872.

—— Rocks Ahead; or, the Warnings of Cassandra. 1874.

—— Mistaken aims and attainable ideals of the Artizan Classes. 1876.

Groome, Francis Hindes. In Gypsy Tents. 1880.

—— Two Suffolk Friends. [Being recollections of R. H. Groome and Edward FitzGerald.] Edinburgh, 1895.

—— Kriegspiel: the War Game. [A novel.] 1896.

Hall, Samuel Carter (1800–1889). A Book of Memories of Great Men and Women of the age, from personal acquaintance. 1871 [1870].

—— Retrospect of a long life: from 1815 to 1883. 2 vols. 1883.

Hannay, James. Singleton Fontenoy, R. N. 3 vols. 1850.

—— Satire and Satirists. Six lectures. 1854.

—— Essays from The Quarterly Review. 1861.

—— Characters and Criticisms: a book of miscellanies. 1865.

Epinasse, Francis. James Hannay and his Friends. Literary Recollections and Sketches, pp. 301–337. 1893.

Hare, Augustus John Cuthbert. Days near Rome. 2 vols. 1875

—— Cities of Northern and Central Italy. 3 vols. 1876.

—— Cities of Southern Italy and Sicily. 1883.

—— Venice. 1884.

—— Paris. 1887.

—— The Story of my Life. 6 vols. 1896–1900.

Haydon, Benjamin Robert. Lectures on Painting and Design. 2 vols. 1844–6.

The Life of B. R. H.… from his Autobiography and Journals. Ed. and compiled by Taylor, Tom. 3 vols. 1853.

Paston, George (pseud.). B. R. Haydon and his Friends. 1905.

Hayward, Abraham. Faust: a dramatic poem translated into English prose, etc. 1833.

—— The Art of Dining. 1852.

—— Biographical and critical essays. 5 vols. Series 1–3. 1858–74.

Hayward, Abraham. More about Junius. The Franciscan Theory unsound. Rptd. from Fraser’s Magazine, with additions. 1868.

—— Sketches of eminent statesmen and writers, with other essays. Rptd. from The Quarterly Review, with additions. 2 vols. 1880.

Hearn, Lafcadio. Two Years in the French West Indies. 1890.

—— Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan. 2 vols. 1894.

—— Japan: an attempt at interpretation. New York, 1904.

Bisland, Elizabeth. The Life and Letters of Lafcadio Hearn. 2 vols. 1906.

—— (ed.). The Japanese Letters of L. H. 1911.

Gould, G. M. Concerning Lafcadio Herne … with a bibliography. 1908.

Helps, Sir Arthur. Thoughts in the Cloister and the Crowd. 1835.

—— Essays written in the intervals of business. 1841.

—— Friends in Council. 1847 ff.

—— The Conquerors of the New World and their Bondsmen; being a narrative of the principal events which led to Negro Slavery in the West Indies and America. 2 vols. 1848, 52.

—— Companions of my Solitude. 1851. Ed., with Thoughts in the Cloister, by Waller, A. R. 1901.

—— The Spanish Conquest of America and its relation to the history of slavery and to the government of the Colonies. 4 vols. 1855–61.

—— Realmah. 1868.

—— Brevia: short essays and aphorisms. 1871.

Henley, William Ernest. Views and Reviews: essays in appreciation: literature. (Dickens, Thackeray, Disraeli, Dumas, Meredith, Byron, Hugo, Heine, Arnold, Homer and Theocritus, Rabelais, Shakespeare, Sidney, Tourneur, Walton, Herrick, Locker, Banville, Dobson, Berlioz, George Eliot, Borrow, Balzac, Labiche, Champfleury, Longfellow, Tennyson, Gordon Hake, Landor, Hood, Lever, Jefferies, Gay, Boswell, Congreve, Richardson, Tolstoi, Fielding.) 1890.

—— Views and Reviews: essays in appreciation: art. 1892.

—— Essay contributed to the Centenary edn. of Burns. 1901.

—— Works. 7 vols. 1908.

See, also, under Stevenson, Robert Louis.

Hone, William (1780–1842). The Political House that Jack built. 1819.

—— The Political Showman. 1821.

—— Facetiae and Miscellanies … With one hundred and twenty engravings drawn by G. Cruikshank. 12 pts. 1827–20–24.

—— Full Annals of the Revolution in France, 1830. 1830.

—— The Every-day book and Table book. 3 vols. 1826–27–28–39. Also 3 vols. 1841.

—— The Year-Book of daily recreation and information concerning remarkable men and manners, times and seasons. 1832.

Hackwood, F. W. William Hone: his life and times. 1912.

Horne, Richard Hengist (1803–1884). The History of Napoleon. 2 vols. 1841.

—— Orion: an epic poem. In three books. 1843.

—— [ed.] A New Spirit of the Age. 2 vols. 1844. Ed. Jerrold, W. 1907.

See, also, ante, bibliography to Chap. VIII, Vol. XIII.

Howitt, Mary (1799–1888). Wood Leighton; or a year in the country. 3 vols. 1836.

—— My own Story: or the Autobiography of a child. 1845.

—— Ballads and other poems. 1847.

—— M. H.’s Sketches of Natural History. [1864.]

Mary Howitt, an autobiography. Ed. by her daughter Margaret Howitt. 1889.

Howitt, William (1792–1879). The Book of the Seasons; or the calendar of Nature. 1831.

—— Pantika: or traditions of the most ancient times. 2 vols. 1835.

—— The Boy’s Country-Book, being the real life of a Country boy. 1839.

—— Rural Life of England. 2 vols. 1838.

—— Visits to remarkable places, old halls, battle-fields, and scenes illustrative of striking passages in English History and Poetry. 1840. 2nd series. 1842.

—— Homes and Haunts of the most eminent British poets. 2 vols. 1847.

—— Woodburn Grange. A story of English country life. 3 vols. 1867.

Paston, George (pseud.). William and Mary Howitt. 1902.

Hutton, Catherine (1756–1846). The Miser Married; a novel. 3 vols. 1813.

—— The History of Birmingham … continued to the present time. 1819.

Beale, C. H. (ed.). Reminiscences of a Gentlewoman of the last century, letters of Catherine Hutton. Birmingham, 1891.

—— Catherine Hutton and her Friends. Birmingham, 1895.

Hutton, Richard Holt. Essays, Theological and Literary. 2 vols. 1871. 2nd edn. revised and enlarged. 1877 [1876].

—— Aspects of Religious and Scientific Thought.… Selected from The Spectator and ed. Roscoe, Elizabeth M. 1899.

Hutton, William (1723–1815). A History of Birmingham, to the end of the year 1780. Birmingham, 1781.

—— A Journey to London; comprising a description of the most interesting objects of curiosity to a visitor of the Metropolis. 2nd edn. 1785.

—— Poems; chiefly Tales. 1804.

—— The Life of William Hutton: including a particular account of the Riots at Birmingham in 1791. To which is subjoined, the History of his Family; written by himself, and published by his daughter, Hutton, C. 1816.

Irwin, Sidney Thomas. Clifton School Addresses.… With an introduction by Fowler, W. Warde. 1912. See, also, his essay in The Quarterly Review on Hazlitt and Lamb. He also contributed valuable articles to The Times Literary Supplement.

Jameson, Anna Brownell. The Loves of the Poets. 2 vols. 1829.

—— Characteristics of Women, moral, poetical, and historical. 2 vols. 1832. 2nd edn. corrected and enlarged. 2 vols. 1833.

See, also, ante, bibliography to Chap. II, and, post, to Chap. IX.

Macpherson, Geraldine. Memoirs of the life of Mrs. Jameson. [With a postscript by Oliphant, Margaret O.] 1878.

Jefferies, John Richard. The Gamekeeper at Home. Sketches of natural history and rural life. 1878.

—— Hodge and his Master. [Rptd. from The Standard.] 2 vols. 1880.

—— Round about a Great Estate. 1880.

—— Wood Magic. A fable. 2 vols. 1881.

Jefferies, John Richard. Bevis, the story of a boy. 3 vols. 1882. With an introduction by Lucas, E. V. [1913.]

—— The Story of My Heart: my autobiography. 1883.

—— The Life of the Fields. 1884.

—— Field and Hedgerow, being the last essays of R. J. collected by his widow. 1889.

—— The Hills and the Vale.… With an introduction by Thomas, E. 1909.

Masseck, C. J. Richard Jefferies. Étude d’une personalité. [With a bibliography.] Paris, 1913.

Symons, A. Studies in two Literatures. 1897.

Thomas, P. E. Richard Jefferies: his life and work. 1909.

Thorn, A. E. Richard Jefferies and Civilisation. 1914.

Wallis, F. The Ideals of Richard Jefferies. 1914.

Jordan, Denham. Woodland, Moor and Stream. 1889.

—— Annals of a Fishing Village. Drawn from the notes of A Son of the Marshes [D. J.]. 1891.

—— On Surrey Hills. 1891.

—— Within an hour of London Town. 1892.

—— Forest Tithes, and other studies from Nature. 1893.

—— With the Woodlanders and by the Tide. 1893.

—— From Spring to Fall; or, When Life stirs. [1894.]

—— The Wild-Fowl and Sea-Fowl of Great Britain. 1895.

—— In the Green Leaf and the Sere. 1896.

—— Drift from Longshore. 1898.

Lang, Andrew. The Odyssey of Homer. Done into English Prose. (In collaboration with Butcher, S. H.) 1879.

—— Theocritus, Bion and Moschus rendered into English Prose. 1880.

—— The Library. 1881.

—— The Iliad of Homer. Done into English Prose. (In collaboration with Leaf, W. and Myers, E.) 1883.

—— Custom and Myth. 1884.

—— The Princess Nobody. A Tale of Fairy Land.… After the drawings by Richard Doyle. [1884].

—— Aucassin and Nicolete. Done into English by A. L. 1887.

—— The Blue Fairy Book. 1889. [And many other similar books.]

—— The Life and Letters of John Gibson Lockhart. 2 vols. 1897 [1896].

—— The Homeric Hymns: a new prose translation and essays, literary and mythological. 1899.

—— The Maid of France. Being the story of the life and death of Jeanne d’Arc. 1908.

—— History of English Literature from Beowulf to Swinburne. 1912.

Falconer, C. M. Catalogue of a library, chiefly the writings of Andrew Lang. 1898.

See, also, ante, bibliographies to Chap. VI, Vol. XIII, and Chap. II, Vol. XIV.

Miller, Hugh (the elder). Poems written in the leisure hours of a Journeyman Mason. 1829.

—— The Old Red Sandstone; or, new walks in an old field. Edinburgh, 1841.

—— [Contributions, editorial and other, to The Witness, 1846–52.] 3 vols. [1846–52.]

—— My Schools and Schoolmasters: or, the story of my education. Edinburgh, 1854.

Miller, Hugh. The Testimony of the Rocks; or, Geology in its bearings on the two Theologies natural and revealed. Edinburgh, 1857.

—— Essays, historical and biographical, political and social, literary and scientific. Ed. Bayne, P. Edinburgh, 1862.

Mackenzie, W. M. Hugh Miller: a critical study. 1905.

Minto, William. Characteristics of English Poets from Chaucer to Shirley. 1874.

—— Daniel Defoe. [A biography.] (English Men of Letters.) 1879.

—— The Crack of Doom. A novel. 3 vols. Edinburgh, 1886.

Oliphant, Laurence. The Russian Shores of the Black Sea in the Autumn of 1852, with a voyage down the Volga, and a tour through the country of the Don Cossacks. 1853.

—— Piccadilly. A fragment of contemporary biography. 1870.

—— The Autobiography of a Joint Stock Company. Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine. 1876.

—— A Journey to Katmandu. 1882.

—— Altiora Peto. 2 vols. Edinburgh, 1883.

—— Sympneumata; or, evolutionary forces now active in Man. Edinburgh, 1885.

—— Episodes in a Life of Adventure; or, Moss from a Rolling Stone. Edinburgh, 1887.

Leesehing, L. F. Personal Reminiscences of Laurence Oliphant. [1891.]

Oliphant, Margaret O. Memoir of the Life of Laurence Oliphant and of Alice Oliphant his wife. 2 vols. 1891.

Pater, Walter Horatio. Essay on Winckelmann. The Westminster Review. 1867.

—— Studies in the History of the Renaissance. 1873.

—— Marius the Epicurean: his sensations and ideas. 2 vols. 1885.

—— Imaginary Portraits. 1887.

—— Appreciations. With an essay on Style. 1889.

—— The Child in the House. 1894.

—— Plato and Platonism: a series of lectures. 1893.

—— Greek Studies. 1895.

—— Gaston de Latour. 1896.

—— Works. New library edn. 10 vols. 1910.

Benson, A. C. Walter Pater. (English Men of Letters.) 1906.

Thomas, P. E. Walter Pater. A critical study. 1913.

Symons, A. Walter Pater. Studies in Prose and Verse. [1904.]

Wright, T. The Life of Walter Pater. 2 vols. 1907.

Patmore, Peter George (1786–1855). Chatsworth; or the Romance of a Week. 1844.

—— Imitations of celebrated authors. 1844.

—— My Friends and Acquaintances: being memorials, mind-portraits, and personal recollections of deceased celebrities of the nineteenth century. 3 vols. 1855.

Rands, William Brighty. Lilliput Levee. 1864.

—— Tangled Talk, and Essayist’s Holiday. 1864.

—— Henry Holbeach, Student in Life and Philosophy. A narrative and a discussion. 2 vols. 1865.

—— Chaucer’s England. 2 vols. 1869.

—— Lilliput Lectures. 1871.

—— Lilliput Revels. 1871.

—— Lilliput Legends. 1872.

The Contemporary Review. Pp. 398–412. Nov., 1869.

Rigby, Elizabeth afterwards lady Eastlake (1809–1893). Five Great Painters (Leonardo da Vinci, Michael Angelo, Titian, Raphael, Albert Dürer). Essays rptd. from The Edinburgh and Quarterly Reviews. 2 vols. 1883.

Journals and Correspondence of lady Eastlake. Ed. by her Nephew, Smith, C. Eastlake. 2 vols. 1895.

Ruskin, John. Modern Painters: their superiority in the art of landscape painting to all the Ancient masters proved by example of the True, the Beautiful, and the Intellectual, from the works of modern artists, especially from those of J. M. W. Turner, Esq., R. A. 1843. 2nd edn. 1844. 3rd edn. 5 vols. 1846–60. Complete edn. 6 vols. 1888.

—— The Seven Lamps of Architecture.… With illustrations drawn and etched by the author. 1849.

—— Poems. 1850.

—— The Stones of Venice.… With illustrations drawn by the author. 3 vols. 1851–3.

—— Notes on the Construction of Sheepfolds. 1851.

—— Pre-Raphaelitism. 1851.

—— Lectures on Architecture and Painting delivered at Edinburgh … 1853.

—— The Political Economy of Art: being the substance, with additions, of two lectures delivered at Manchester 1857. 1857. [The third and later edns. were entitled A Joy for Ever.]

—— The Two Paths: being lectures on art, and its application to decoration and manufacture, delivered in 1858–9. 1859.

—— Unto this Last: four essays on the first principles of Political Economy. [Originally published in The Cornhill Magazine.] 1862.

—— Sesame and Lilies. Two Lectures … 1. Of King’s Treasures. 2. Of Queen’s Gardens, etc. 1865.

—— The Ethics of the Dust: ten lectures to little housewives in the elements of Crystallisation. 1866.

—— The Crown of Wild Olive. Three lectures on work, traffic and war. 1866.

—— Time and Tide, by Weare and Tyne. Twenty-five letters to a Working man of Sunderland (Thomas Dixon) on the laws of work. 2nd edn. 1868.

—— The Queen of the Air: being a study of the Greek Myths of Cloud and Storm. 1869.

—— Lectures on Art delivered before the University of Oxford in Hilary Term 1870. Oxford, 1870.

—— Fors Clavigera. Letters to the workmen and labourers of Great Britain. 9 vols. Orpington, 1871–87.

—— The Relation between Michael Angelo and Tintoret. Seventh of the Course of Lectures on Sculpture delivered at Oxford, 1870. 1872.

—— Munera Pulveris. Orpington, 1872.

—— Mornings in Florence: being simple Studies of Christian Art, for English travellers. Orpington, 1875–7.

—— Arrows of the Chace, being a collection of scattered letters, published chiefly in the daily newspapers, 1840–1880 … and now edited by an Oxford pupil [Wedderburn, A. D. O.]. 2 vols. Orpington, 1880.

—— The Art of England. Lecturers, etc. Orpington, 1880.

—— Catalogue of the drawings and sketches of J. M. Turner … in the National Gallery … with explanatory notes. Orpington, 1881.

—— The Pleasures of England. Lectures, etc. Orpington, 1884, etc.

—— St. Mark’s Rest. The History of Venice, etc. 3 pts. Orpington, 1884 [1877–84].

Ruskin, John. On the Old Road. A collection of miscellaneous Essays, Pamphlets, &c. &c. published 1834–1885. 2 vols. 1885.

—— Praeterita. Outlines of scenes and thoughts perhaps worthy of memory in my past life. L. P. (Dilecta. Correspondence, diary notes, and extracts from books, illustrating Praeterita and containing the index to same.) 3 vols. Orpington, 1885–1900.

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