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Published by Macmillan, Gale Research Co. in London, Detroit .
Written in English

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  • Pater, Walter, -- 1839-1894

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Edition Notes

SeriesThe Gale library of lives and letters. British writers series, Gale library of lives and letters
The Physical Object
Pagination226 p.
Number of Pages226
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13535431M
LC Control Number67023876
OCLC/WorldCa23321380

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Walter Pater (born August4, ) was an Englaish essayist, critic and writer of fiction. He attended Queen's College, Oxford. His earliest work, an essay on Samuel Taylor Coleridge, appeared in in The Westminster Review; Pater soon became a regular contributor to a number of serious reviews, especially The Fortnightly, which published his essays on Leonardo da Vinci, Pico Della Mirandola. Looking for books by Walter Pater? See all books authored by Walter Pater, including Studies in the history of the renaissance, and Marius the Epicurean, and more on The era now referred to as the Renaissance represented an unparalleled blossoming of art and culture. Take a tour of the period through the imagination of Walter Pater, one of England's most renowned art historians and critics. In this volume, Pater turns his attention to a series of Renaissance masterpieces in visual art and literature. An informative and engaging read for fans of.   Walter Pater () was an obscure Oxford don until , when his first book, The Renaissance, exposed his argument favoring sensation over though and, in doing so, ignited a Pages:

The Works of Walter Pater: Marius the Epicurean by Walter Pater and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Renaissance is a strikingly original and influential collection of essays in which Walker Pater gave memorable expression to an aesthetic view of life. It has never before been published in a scholarly edition. Donald L. Hill reproduces Pater's text of , with a record of all verbal variations in other editions, from the early magazine versions to the Library Edition of The Renaissance by Walter Pater, reviewed in the Manchester Guardian, Ap Published on Fri 23 Jan EST. It is not often that we have to welcome a book like this, which brings. In the preface to The Renaissance, Walter Pater writes, “The subjects of the following studies touch what I think the chief points in that complex, many-sided movement.” The subjects.