Proserpina and Love’s Meinie

Volume 25 of the Library Edition is now online! 

 Proserpina is subtitled  ‘studies of wayside flowers, while the air was yet pure among the Alps and in the… Scotland and England which my father knew’;  Love’s Meinie is ‘lectures on Greek and English Birds’.   Both include many line drawings and plenty of plates made from Ruskin’s drawings.   The  frontispiece is a drawing of Brantwood garden by Arthur Severn.

And remember …… 2012 marks the centenary of the publication of the Library Edition – to mark this the summer exhibition at the Ruskin Library will be

The Library Edition of the Works of John Ruskin:
A Centenary Celebration

which will run from 23 April until 21 September 2012

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