Commerce of India

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Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2009 - 212 pages
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1858 Excerpt: ... Modern Painters, Vols. I. and II Imp. 8vo., Vol. I., 5th Edit., 18s. cloth. Vol. IL, 4th Edit., 10s. 6d. cloth. "Mr. Ruskin's work will send the painter more than ever to the study of nature; will train men who have always been delighted spectators of nature, to be also attentive observers. Our critics will learn to admire, and mere admirers will learn how to criticise: thus a public will be educated."--Blackwood's Magazine. "A generous and impassioned review of the works of living painters. A hearty and earnest work, full of deep thought, and developing great and striking truths in art."--Itritish Quarterly Review. "A very extraordinary and delightful book, full of truth and goodness, of power and beauty."--North British Review. The Stones of Venice. Complete in Three Volumes, Imperial &vo, with Fifty-three Plates numerous Woodcuts, drawn by the Author. Price 5l. 15a. 6d., cloth. EACH VOLUME MAT BE HAD SEPARATELY. THE FOUNDATIONS, with 21 Plates, price 2/. 2s. THE SEA STORIES, with 20 Plates, price 2l 2s. and Vol. I. Vol. II. Vol. HI. THE FALL, "This book is one which, perhaps, no other man could have written, and one for which the world ought to be and will be thankful. It is in the highest degree eloquent, acute, stimulating to thought, and fertile in suggestion. It will, we are convinced, elevate taste and intellect, raise the tone of moral feeling, kindle benevolence towards men, and increase the love and fear of God."--Times. "The 'Stones of Venice' is the production with 12 Plates, price U. Us. 6d. of an earnest, religious, progressive, and informed mind. The author of this essay on architecture has condensed into it a poetic apprehension, the fruit of awe of God, and delight in nature; a knowledge, love, and just estimate of art; a holding fast to t...

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