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Effie : a Victorian scandal

Author: Merryn Williams
Publisher: Brighton : Book Guild, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the true story of Euphemia Chalmers Ruskin, also known as Effie, the wife of famous Victorian art critic John Ruskin. She shattered the Victorian illusion of the 'perfect' marriage by seeking an annulment on the grounds of non-consummation so she could marry Romantic artist John Everett Millais.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: John Everett Millais; John Ruskin; Euphemia Chalmers Gray Millais, Lady; Euphemia Chalmers Gray Millais, Lady; John Everett Millais; John Ruskin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Merryn Williams
ISBN: 1846244188 9781846244186
OCLC Number: 805395319
Description: x, 220 pages, [4] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), portraits (some color) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Merryn Williams.

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This is the true story of Euphemia Chalmers Ruskin, also known as Effie, the wife of famous Victorian art critic John Ruskin. She shattered the Victorian illusion of the 'perfect' marriage by seeking an annulment on the grounds of non-consummation so she could marry Romantic artist John Everett Millais.

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