That is a comment on our times, rather than on the value of what he had to say.
John Ruskin, Modern Painters, vol. III, part IV, ch. 17, 1856; Collected Works (see below), vol. V, p. 381.
John Ruskin, The Stones of Venice, vol. II, 1853, 'The Nature of the Gothic', as in John Ruskin, Unto This Last, ed. Clive Wilmer, Penguin Books, p. 87, 1985.
John Ruskin, Unto This Last, essay 4, 'Ad Valorem', p. 213, 1860.
John Ruskin, Modern Painters, vol. III, part IV, ch. 17; Collected Works (see below), vol. V, pp. 386-7.
John Ruskin, Modern Painters, vol. II, part III, ch. 1; Collected Works (see below), vol. IV, p. 33.
John Ruskin, The Eagle's Nest, Lecture 1, Section 18, 1872.
John Ruskin, 'The Future of England', 1869, Collected Works (see below), vol. XVIII, pp. 500-3.
John Ruskin, Sesame and Lilies, 1865; Collected Works (see below), vol. XVIII, p. 61.
John Ruskin, 'The Nature of the Gothic', p. 91.
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Ruskin's major writings
The standard edition of the Collected Works is still the 39-volume edition edited by E.T. Cook and Alexander Wedderburn and published by George Allen in London between 1903 and 1912.
Anthony, P.D., John Ruskin's Labour: A Study of Ruskin's Social Theory, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1983.
Batchelor, John, John Ruskin, No Wealth But Life, London: Chatto and Windus, 2000.
Fuller, Peter, Theoria, London: Chatto and Windus, 1988.
Hewison, Robert, Ruskin and Oxford, The Art of Education, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996.
Hilton, Tim, John Ruskin, The Early Years, Yale University Press, 1985; and John Ruskin, The Later Years, Yale University Press, 2000.
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Book title: Fifty Major Thinkers on Education: From Confucius to Dewey.
Contributors: Joy A. Palmer - Editor, Liora Bresler - Editor, David E. Cooper - Editor.
Place of publication: London.
Publication year: 2001.
Page number: 119.
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