Bibiography for "The Ideology of 'eternal truth': William Holman Hunt and The Lady of Shalott 1850-1905" by Andrew Leng, which originally appeared in volume 7 (1991) of Word & Image. It appears in the Victorian Web with the kind permission of the author, who of course retains copyright.

This web version is a project supported by the University Scholars Programme of the National University of Singapore. It was carried out by the following Student Research Assistants under the direction of George P. Landow: Derrick Wong of School of Design and Environment created the electronic text using OmniPage Pro OCR software; Sabrina Lim of Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences created the HTML version, including converting footnotes to in-text citations; all links to materials in VW were added by Landow.


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Tennyson, Alfred. 'The Lady of Shalott', II. 114-117, in The Poems of Tennyson, ed. Christopher Ricks (London: Longman, 1969).

Nochlin, Linda. 'Lost and found: Once more the fallen woman', Art Bulletin, 60 (1978).

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Davidson, Angus. Edward Lear Landscape Painter and Nonsense Poet. (1938).

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