British And Irish Paintings In Public Collections

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Christopher Wright | Publisher : Yale University Press

ISBN 10 : 0300117302
ISBN 13 : 9780300117301

This book sets a new standard as a work of reference. It covers British and Irish art in public collections from the beginning of the sixteenth century to the end of the nineteenth..

Victorians Against The Gallows

Pub Date : 2011-11-30 | Author : James Gregory | Publisher : I.B.Tauris

ISBN 10 : 9780857730886
ISBN 13 : 0857730886

By the time that Queen Victoria ascended the throne in 1837, the list of crimes liable to attract the death penalty had effectively been reduced to murder. Yet, despite this, the g..

Napol On Iii Et La Reine Victoria

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Emmanuel Starcky | Publisher : RMN

ISBN 10 : 2711855074
ISBN 13 : 9782711855070

Le bicentenaire de la naissance de Napoléon III (1808-1873) offre l'occasion de redécouvrir le Second Empire, temps fort du développement de la France moderne, sous l'angle des ..