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Author Calè, Luisa.

Title Fuseli's Milton gallery [electronic resource] : 'turning readers into spectators' / Luisa Calè.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Clarendon Press ; New York : Published in the United States by Oxford University Press, 2006.

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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 259 p., [16] p. of plates : ill.
Series Oxford English monographs
Oxford English monographs.
Note A comprehensive account of the circulation and adaptation of literature in late 18th-century art, explores the visual dimension of reading in an emerging visual culture and offers a range of new ways of reading literature and painting together.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-247) and index.
Contents The literary galleries and the field of art -- The spectator turned reader : printed text at the galleries -- The reader turned spectator : visual narratives -- 'Satan encount'ring death, sin interposing' : Milton' s allegory and the politics of seeing -- The plot of Adam and Eve.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Milton, John, 1608-1674. Paradise lost -- Illustrations.
Fuseli, Henry, 1741-1825 -- Criticism and interpretation.
English literature -- History and criticism.
Art and literature -- England -- History -- 18th century.
English literature -- Illustrations.
Illustration of books -- England -- 18th century.
Popular culture -- England -- History -- 18th century.
Books and reading -- England -- History -- 18th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0199267383 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
9780199267385 (pbk. : acid-free paper)

 
    
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