Passionate Attitudes: The English Decadence of the 1890s - Sturgis, Matthew

The Eighteen Nineties have become legendary: the period of Wilde, Beardsley and the Yellow Book; a decadent twilight at the close of the Victorian century, when young poets--weary of life--sat about drinking absinthe and talking of strange sins. The provenance of this beguiling picture is peculiar, for the myth of the Decadent Nineties was created ...

Passionate Attitudes: The English Decadence of the 1890s 2011, Pallas Athene Arts, London

ISBN-13: 9781843680734

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