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MODERN PAINTERS.

VOLUME II.

LONDON : Printed by SPOTTISWOODE and Co.,

New-street-Square.

VOLUME II.

CONTAINING

PART III.

SECTIONS I. AND II.

Of the #maginative and Theoretic Faculties.

BY JOHN RUSKIN,
THE STONES OF VENICE,”

,” “THE SEVEN LAMPS OF ARCHITECTURE,”

AUTHOR OF

ETC. ETC.

" Accuse me pot
Or arrogance,
If, having walked with Nature,
And offered, far as frailty would allow,
My heart a daily sacrifice to Truth,
I now affirm of Nature and of Truth,
Whom I have served, that their Divinity
Revolts, offended at the ways of men,
Philosophers, who, though the human soul
Be of a thousand faculties composed,
And twice ten thousand interests, do yet prize
This soul, and the transcendent universe,
No more than as a mirror that reflects
To proud Self-love her own intelligence."

WORDSWORTH.

FOURTH EDITION.

LONDON:
SMITH, ELDER, AND CO., 65. CORNHILL.

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