Fateful Beauty : Aesthetic Environments, Juvenile Development, and Literature, 1860-1960.

When Oscar Wilde said he had "seen wallpaper which must lead a boy brought up under its influence to a life of crime," his joke played on an idea that has often been taken quite seriously--both in Wilde's day and in our own. In Fateful Beauty, Douglas Mao recovers the lost intellectua...

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Main Author: Mao, Douglas.
Format: eBook
Published: Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2010.
Online Access:CONNECT