The works of John Ruskin / John Ruskin ; edited by E.T. Cook and Alexander Wedderburn.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals




39 v. : ill. (some col.), facsims., maps, plans, ports. ; 25 cm.



Ruskin, John, 1819-1900.
Cook, Edward Tyas, Sir, 1857-1919.
Wedderburn, Alexander D. O. (Alexander Dundas Ogilvy), 1854-1931.


London : George Allen ;
New York : Longmans, Green


39 v. : ill. (some col.), facsims., maps, plans, ports. ; 25 cm.


Ruskin's coat of arms in gilt on front cover.
Each volume has special t.-p.
"Two thousand and sixty-two copies of this edition--of which two thousand are for sale in England and America--have been printed at the Ballantyne Press, Edinburgh, and the type has been distributed."
Includes bibliography (v. 38) and index (v. 39).
Vol. 1: Early prose writings.
Vol. 2: Poems.
Vol. 3: Modern painters, I.
Vol. 4: Modern painters, II.
Vol. 5: Modern painters, III.
Vol. 6: Modern painters, IV.
Vol. 7: Modern painters, V.
Vol. 8: The seven lamps of architecture.
Vol. 9: The stones of Venice: I. The foundations.
Vol. 10: The stones of Venice: II. The sea-stories.
Vol. 11: The stones of Venice: III. The fall; Examples of the architecture of Venice.
Vol. 12: Lectures on architecture and painting; with other essays, 1844-1854.
Vol. 13: Turner; The harbours of England; with catalogues and notes.
Vol. 14: Academy notes; Prout and Hunt; woth other art papers.
Vol. 15: The elements of drawing and perspective; The laws of Fesole.
Vol. 16: "A joy forever"; The two paths; with letters on the Oxford Museum and various addresses, 1856-1860.
Vol. 17: Unto this last; Munera Pulveris; Time and Tide; with other writings on political economy, 1860-1873.
Vol. 18: Sesame and lillies; The ethics of the dust; The crown of wild olive.
Vol. 19: The cestus of aglaia; The queen of the air; with other papers and lectures, 1860-1870.
Vol. 20: Lectures on Art; Aratra pentelici; with lectures and notes on Greek art and mythology, 1870.
Vol. 21: The Ruskin art collection at Oxford: catalogues, notes, and instructions.
Vol. 22: Lectures on landscape; Michael Angelo and Tintoret; The eagle's nest; Ariadne Florentina; with notes for other Oxford lectures.
Vol. 23: Val D'arno; The schools of Florence; Mornings in Florence; The shepherd's tower.
Vol. 24: Giotto and his works in Padua; The Cavalli monuments, Verona; Guide to the Academy, Venice; St. Mark's rest.
Vol. 25: Love's meinie; Proserpina.
Vol. 26: Deucalion and other studies in rocks and stones.
Vol. 27: Fors Clavigera, Letters 1-36, 1871-1872-1873.
Vol. 28: Fors Clavigera, Letters 37-72, 1874-1875-1876.
Vol. 29: Fors Clavigera, Letters 73-96, 1877-1874.
Vol. 30: The guild and museum of St. George: reports, catalogues, and other essays.
Vol. 31: Bibliotheca Pastoru; Xenophon's economist;Rock honeycomb; Elements of Prosody; A knights faith.
Vol. 32: Studies of peasant life; The story of Ida; Roadside songs of Tuscany; Christ's folk; Ulric the farm servant.
Vol. 33: The bible of Amiens; Valle crucis; The art of England; The pleasures of England.
Vol. 34: The storm-cloud; On the old road; Arrows of the chace; Ruskiniana.
Vol. 35: Praeterita and dialecta.
Vol. 36: Letters I: 1827-1869.
Vol. 37: Letters II: 1870-1889.
Vol. 38: Bibliography; Catalogue of drawings; Addenda.
Vol. 39: General index.

Call Number

LYM PR5251.C6 v.1-39

Other People and Orgs

Ruskin, John, 1819-1900.


Library ed.

Variant Title

Complete works of John Ruskin