Georgr Allen Sunnyside , Orpington, Kent, 1881. Georgr Allen Sunnyside , Orpington, Kent, 1881. John Ruskin (8 February 1819 20 January 1900) was the leading English art critic of the Victorian era, as well as an art patron, draughtsman, watercolourist, a prominent social thinker and philanthropist . The Stones of Venice is a three-volume treatise on Venetian art and architecture by English art historian John Ruskin, first published from 1851 to 1853 Publication history, first editions. The Stones of Venice Volume the First The Foundations, 1851, Smith, Elder & Co, London. The Stones of Venice Volume the Second The Sea-stories, 1853, Smith, Elder & Co, London, The Stones of Venice. George Allen, London,Kent 2 volumes, Second Printing, very good condition. / no dj. Item #biblio759
George Allen Sunnyside , Orpington, Kent, 1881 Books in Good Condition, condition, tight, spine intact, no pulling Boards and text clean and bright THE STONES OF VENICE WAS REVISED , EDITED AND ISSUED IN A NEW "TRAVELLERS" EDITION"