ALEXANDER, JM: Politics, Transgression, and Representation at the Court of Charles II

Alexander, Julia Marciari; MacLeod, Catharine (editors). Politics, Transgression, and Representation at the Court of Charles II. Yale University Press, 2008. ISBN: 9780300116564. Factory sealed. Like New in as new dust jacket. Hardcover. (#31195) $40.00

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Ten distinguished scholars of history, literature, music, theatre, and art to explore the political and cultural implications of the court’s transgressive new character with the return of Charles II to the English throne.

Color and black-and-white illustrations. 268p. Measures 7.5×10.25 inches.

TALBOT, WHF: William Henry Fox Talbot: Beyond Photography (Studies in British Art)

William Henry Fox Talbot: Beyond Photography (Studies in British Art), book coverBrusius, Mirjam; Dean, Katrina; Ramalingam, Chitra. William Henry Fox Talbot: Beyond Photography (Studies in British Art). Yale University Press, 2013. ISBN: 9780300179347. Unmarked. Factory sealed. Like New in as new dust jacket. Hardcover. (#31183) $31.00

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Illustrated throughout. Index. References. 308p. Drawing on Talbot’s fascinating letters, diaries, research notebooks, botanical specimens, and photographic prints, distinguished scholars from a range of disciplines, this book uncovers connections between his innovations as a photography pioneer and his broader interests in optics, mathematics, science, and classical studies.

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