Covering the period from the French Revolution to World War I, from Romanticism to the avant-garde. Themes include Bohemia; Dandy and Flaneur; Priest, Seer, Martyr, Christ; and Creativity and Sexuality.
Contributors include Alexander Sturgis, Rupert Christiansen, Lois Oliver, and Michael Wilson.
Exhibition catalog. Beautifully illustrated. 192p. Chronology. Bibliography. Index. Large French flaps.