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Author MacLeod, Anne, 1951-
Title From an antique land [electronic resource] : visual representations of the Highlands and islands, 1700-1880 / Anne MacLeod.
Publication Info. Edinburgh : John Donald, 2012
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Contents 'A task altogether impracticable': facing the classical ideal -- 'Plain middle class men': towards a new art market -- 'Rude stones': prehistoric and medieval antiquities -- 'The graceful garb': depictions of highland dress -- 'Curiosity and barbarism': the highlander at work -- 'The pastimes of a mountain race': domestic life and leisure -- 'So torn and convulsed': confronting the highland landscape -- 'A wonderful orderliness': time and the imagination -- Conclusion.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Highlands (Scotland) -- In art.
Highlands (Scotland) -- History -- 18th century.
Highlands (Scotland) -- History -- 19th century.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9781906566531 1906566534 (DLC) 2012551893
ISBN 1907909079 (electronic bk.)
9781907909078 (electronic bk.)
9781906566531 (pbk.)
1906566534 (pbk.)
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