Contributor:

THORNBURY, George Walter


Biographical Details: Dates: 1828 - 1876
Source of Characteristics: DNB
Characteristics: Miscellaneous writer
Source of Characteristics: Athenaeum
Characteristics: Contributed many reviews on art and aesthetics, the history of art, architecture, ecclesiastical architecture, poetry, religious texts, drawing and painting manuals, printing, illustrated children's books, folk tales and folk art.
Mark: THORNBURY


The following reviews have been identified as being written by this contributor:

  • Abdul Medjid 1434 (April 21,1855)
  • An Account of the History and Manufacture of Ancient and Modern Terra Cotta 1444 (June 30,1855)
  • Adventures of a Summer-Eve 1511 (October 11,1856)
  • The Age 1605 (July 31,1858)
  • Alma and Inkermann 1440 (June 2,1855)
  • Alpine Lyrics 1400 (August 26,1854)
  • Altars, Hearths and Graves 1407 (October 14,1854)
  • The Amateur's Drawing Manual, and Basis of Study for the Professional Artist 1603 (July 17,1858)
  • The Ancient Workers and Artificers in Metal 1515 (November 8,1856)
  • The Arab's Ride to Cairo 1530 (February 21,1857)
  • Architectural Publication Society: The Dictionary of Architecture. Part VIII 1609 (August 28,1858)
  • Architectural Studies in France 1379 (April 1,1854)
  • Arctic Enterprise 1502 (August 9,1856)
  • The Arms of the Colleges of Oxford 1522 (December 27,1856)
  • Art, and how to Enjoy it 1668 (October 15,1859)
  • Art-Hints: Architecture, Sculpture, and Painting 1444 (June 30,1855)
  • Art: its Scope and Purpose 1608 (August 21,1858)
  • Artistic and Descriptive Notes of the most Remarkable Pictures in the British Institution Exhibition of the Ancient Masters, Pall Mall, 1858 1605 (July 31,1858)
  • Atlantis, a Poem 1510 (October 4,1856)
  • The Author 1412 (November 18,1854)
  • Ballytubber 1609 (August 28,1858)
  • Balmoral: a Sketch 1440 (June 2,1855)
  • A Batch of War Ballads 1393 (July 8,1854)
  • Biblical Sketches and Hymns 1400 (August 26,1854)
  • Biographical Catalogue of the Principal Italian Painters 1420 (January 13,1855)
  • The Birmingham School of Art Drawing Book 1399 (August 19,1854)
  • The Book of Job 1522 (December 27,1856)
  • The Book of Ornamental Alphabets 1601 (July 3,1858)
  • The Bridal of the Lady Blanche 1477 (February 16,1856)
  • The British Parnassus 1412 (November 18,1854)
  • Buds of Hope 1435 (April 28,1855)
  • Byron, Salathiel, or the Martyrs; and other Poems 1438 (May 19,1855)
  • Carmagnola 1510 (October 4,1856)
  • A Century of Verses in Memory of the Reverend the President of Magdalen College 1438 (May 19,1855)
  • The Channel Islands 1611 (September 11,1858)
  • Clotilde 1502 (August 9,1856)
  • Clytia 1391 (June 24,1854)
  • Coramer, and other Poems 1494 (June 14,1856)
  • The County Parish 1380 (April 8,1854)
  • Cranmer 1450 (August 11,1855)
  • The Deluge 1403 (September 16,1854)
  • Descriptive Sketch of the Windows of St. Neot's Church, Cornwall 1402 (September 9,1854)
  • The Deserted Village 1417 (December 23,1854)
  • The Dictionary of Architecture. Parts I. to II. 1403 (September 16,1854)
  • Dirt and Pictures Separated, in the Works of the Old Masters 1409 (October 28,1854)
  • The Domdaniel Bank 1391 (June 24,1854)
  • Drawing for Schools 1382 (April 22,1854)
  • The Dream of Pythagoras 1412 (November 18,1854)
  • Dress and Fine Art 1390 (June 17,1854)
  • Early Musings 1406 (October 7,1854)
  • The Eastern War. Part I 1402 (September 9,1854)
  • The Ecclesiastical and Architectural Topography of England. Part III. Suffolk 1454 (September 8,1855)
  • Edinburgh as It now is, and may be 1470 (December 29,1855)
  • Egyptian Court 1390 (June 17,1854)
  • The Egyptians in the time of the Pharaohs 1530 (February 21,1857)
  • The Elements of Aerial Perspective 1430 (March 24,1855)
  • The Elements of Drawing 1550 (July 11,1857)
  • The Elements of Picturesque Scenery. Volume II 1484 (April 5,1856)
  • Eleonore 1506 (September 6,1856)
  • The Emperor's Vigil 1491 (May 24,1856)
  • England and her Palace of Peace 1426 (February 24,1855)
  • Epochs of Pointed Vases 1527 (January 31,1857)
  • Epullia 1430 (March 24,1855)
  • An Essay on Church Furniture and Decoration 1418 (December 30,1854)
  • Essay on the First Century of Italian Engraving 1434 (April 21,1855)
  • Examples of Building Construction. Part I 1454 (September 8,1855)
  • Examples of Stained Glass, Fresco Ornament, Marble and Enamel Inlay, and Wood Inlay 1627 (January 1,1859)
  • Falconry in the British Isles 1465 (November 24,1855)
  • The Fall of Man 1502 (August 9,1856)
  • Far and Near 1502 (August 9,1856)
  • The Farmer's Bay 1553 (August 1,1857)
  • The First False Step 1391 (June 24,1854)
  • First Report on the Department of Science and Art 1390 (June 17,1854)
  • Flirtation 1412 (November 18,1854)
  • Flora of the Colosseum of Rome 1467 (December 8,1855)
  • Four Short Chapters on Horses, Hunting, and the Turf 1470 (December 29,1855)
  • Foxglove Bells 1490 (May 17,1856)
  • Frescoes and Sketches from Memory 1430 (March 24,1855)
  • The Friends, and other Poems 1391 (June 24,1854)
  • The Fruits of the Valley 1494 (June 14,1856)
  • Gabriel 1494 (June 14,1856)
  • Garland of Verse 1494 (June 14,1856)
  • Geraldine 1375 (March 4,1854)
  • Giotto, and his Works in Padua. Part I 1414 (December 2,1854)
  • Giotto and his Works in Padua 1443 (June 23,1855)
  • A Glance at the Rise and Constitution of the Royal Academy of Arts of London 1651 (June 18,1859)
  • Glimpses of the Unseen 1393 (July 8,1854)
  • The Golden Age, and other Poems 1412 (November 18,1854)
  • Gonzaga di Capponi 1510 (October 4,1856)
  • Grace and Remembrance 1511 (October 11,1856)
  • The Grammar of Ornament 1536 (April 4,1857)
  • A Guide to Oil-Painting. Part II 1434 (April 21,1855)
  • A Guide to Painting on Glass 1434 (April 21,1855)
  • Guide to the Cathedrals of England and Wales 1610 (September 4,1858)
  • A Guide to the Knowledge of Pottery, Porcelain, Etc. 1559 (September 12,1857)
  • Guide to the Palace and Park 1390 (June 17,1854)
  • A Hand-book for Young Painters 1419 (January 6,1855)
  • Handbook of Light and Shade 1434 (April 21,1855)
  • Hans Holbein's Alphabet of Death 1532 (March 7,1857)
  • The Harbours of England 1500 (July 26,1856)
  • Hardy's Tourist Guide through Ireland 1614 (October 2,1858)
  • The Harmonic Law of Nature applied to Architectural Design 1428 (March 10,1855)
  • The Haymakers' Histories, Twelve Cantos in Terza Rima 1397 (August 5,1854)
  • Heart-Coin for Scutari 1440 (June 2,1855)
  • Heart Throbbings 1400 (August 26,1854)
  • Hints for Sketching Trees from Nature in Water-Colours 1560 (September 19,1857)
  • Hints on Village Architecture 1430 (March 24,1855)
  • The History and Antiquities of St. David's. Part IV 1535 (March 28,1857)
  • History of Ancient Pottery 1589 (April 10,1858)
  • History of Chivalry and Ancient Armour 1557 (August 29,1857)
  • Holbein's Dance of Death exhibited in Elegant Engravings on Wood 1625 (December 18,1858)
  • The Homeric Design of the Shield of Achilles 1382 (April 22,1854)
  • The House by the Sea 1492 (May 31,1856)
  • Idyls and Songs 1426 (February 24,1855)
  • Illustration to the Dictionary of Architecture. Part II. for 1855 1470 (December 29,1855)
  • Illustrations of Ancient Art 1372 (February 11,1854)
  • Illustrations of Scripture; by an Animal Painter 1420 (January 13,1855)
  • Improvements of the Mound 1485 (April 12,1856)
  • Indian Scenes and Characters, from Drawings made on the Spot 1642 (April 16,1859)
  • An Introduction to Early Christian Symbolism 1662 (September 3,1859)
  • Jan Steen. Study on Art in Holland 1537 (April 11,1857)
  • Janus 1375 (March 4,1854)
  • Jerusalem Revisited 1418 (December 30,1854)
  • Joseph Hume: a Memorial 1438 (May 19,1855)
  • The Keepsake for 1857 1518 (November 29,1856)
  • King Nut-Cracker and the Poor Boy Reinhold 1396 (July 29,1854)
  • Lady Jane Grey, and other Poems 1491 (May 24,1856)
  • The Lamp of Life 1510 (October 4,1856)
  • The Last Days of Diserth 1403 (September 16,1854)
  • The Last Mammoth 1380 (April 8,1854)
  • The Lay of the Stork 1490 (May 17,1856)
  • Lays and Lyrics 1432 (April 7,1855)
  • Lays from the Mine, the Moor and the Mountain 1510 (October 4,1856)
  • Lays of Life 1505 (August 30,1856)
  • Lays of Love and Heroism, Legends, Lyrics and other Poems 1430 (March 24,1855)
  • Leaves of Life 1434 (April 21,1855)
  • Lecture on Architecture and Painting 1387 (May 27,1854)
  • Lectures on Ancient Art 1721 (October 20,1860)
  • Lectures on Architecture and Painting 1386 (May 20,1854)
  • Lectures on Gothic Architecture 1434 (April 21,1855)
  • The Legend of Vilikins and Dinah 1396 (July 29,1854)
  • Leonara 1447 (July 21,1855)
  • Lessons on Art 1410 (November 4,1854)
  • A Letter to Sir Charles Locke Eastlake 1476 (February 9,1856)
  • Letters from Spain and other Countries in 1857 and 1858 1649 (June 4,1859)
  • Letters on Connoisseurship, or the Anatomy of a Picture 1567 (November 7,1857)
  • The Life of Marc Antony Raimondi 1396 (July 29,1854)
  • Lithozographia 1474 (January 26,1856)
  • Little Rhymes, Songs, Hymns, and Plays for the Little People in the Nursery 1397 (August 5,1854)
  • The Mandan Chief 1435 (April 28,1855)
  • Margaret, and other Poems 1440 (June 2,1855)
  • The Medieval Architecture of Chester 1609 (August 28,1858)
  • Memmon's Marriage 1450 (August 11,1855)
  • Memoir of James Fillans, Sculptor 1411 (November 11,1854)
  • Memoir of Joseph Curtis, a Model Man 1636 (March 5,1859)
  • Memoirs and Letters of the late Thomas Seddon, Artist; by his Brother 1602 (July 10,1858)
  • Memoirs of Bartholomew Fair 1625 (December 18,1858)
  • Memoirs of William Beckford, of Fonthill 1624 (December 11,1858)
  • Milton's L'Allegro and Il Penseroso 1417 (December 23,1854)
  • The Minerva of Phidias 1470 (December 29,1855)
  • Minor Poems 1421 (January 20,1855)
  • Morning, and other Poems, Humorous, Sentimental, and Satirical. Volume II 1400 (August 26,1854)
  • Nabraska, a Poem, Personal and Political 1393 (July 8,1854)
  • The New Pastoral 1448 (July 28,1855)
  • Night and the Soul 1409 (October 28,1854)
  • Notes on the Architecture and History of Caldicot Castle, Monmouthshire 1402 (September 9,1854)
  • Notes on the Nimbus 1415 (December 9,1854)
  • Notes on the Turner Gallery at Marlborough House 1526 (January 24,1857)
  • Nuggets. Part I 1391 (June 24,1854)
  • Ocean Lays 1380 (April 8,1854)
  • Ode on the Queen's Visit to Kingston-upon-Hull 1426 (February 24,1855)
  • The Odes of Horace literally translated into English Verse; by Henry George Robinson 1502 (August 9,1856)
  • The Old Bridge 1510 (October 4,1856)
  • The Olden and Modern Times 1432 (April 7,1855)
  • On Beauty 1583 (February 27,1858)
  • On Colour and on the Necessity for a General Diffusion of Taste among all Classes 1621 (November 20,1858)
  • One Hundred Sonnets 1434 (April 21,1855)
  • The Opening of Crystal Palace Considered in some of its Relations to the Prospects of Art 1398 (August 12,1854)
  • Original Poems, Songs and Essays 1391 (June 24,1854)
  • Our Living Painters 1653 (July 2,1859)
  • Painting and celebrated Painters, Ancient and Modern 1411 (November 11,1854)
  • Painting Popularly Explained 1636 (March 5,1859)
  • Painting with Both Hands 1500 (July 26,1856)
  • The Panorama 1510 (October 4,1856)
  • Passing Thoughts, and other Poems, Original and Translated 1396 (July 29,1854)
  • Passion Week 1532 (March 7,1857)
  • Peace, a Poem 1510 (October 4,1856)
  • Peace in War 1491 (May 24,1856)
  • Peace 1438 (May 19,1855)
  • Pebbles from the Lake-Shore 1435 (April 28,1855)
  • The Philosophy of the Beautiful 1446 (July 14,1855)
  • Photographic Delineations of the Scenery, Architecture and Antiquities of Great Britain and Ireland. Part I 1419 (January 6,1855)
  • Phrenology applied to Painting and Sculpture 1445 (July 7,1855)
  • Pictures of Life and Character 1415 (December 9,1854)
  • Pictures of Life and Character 1523 (January 3,1857)
  • Pinoccki 1490 (May 17,1856)
  • A Plea for a Plotter 1510 (October 4,1856)
  • The Pleasures of Music 1494 (June 14,1856)
  • A Poem and a Pamphlet 1393 (July 8,1854)
  • Poems and Translations; by Mrs. Machell 1511 (October 11,1856)
  • Poems; by Alexander Carlile 1448 (July 28,1855)
  • Poems; by Arthur M. Morgan 1447 (July 21,1855)
  • Poems; by Bell W. Scott 1426 (February 24,1855)
  • Poems; By Edward Capern 1494 (June 14,1856)
  • Poems; By Ellen C. 1477 (February 16,1856)
  • Poems; by G. J. Chester 1510 (October 4,1856)
  • Poems by Isa 1495 (June 21,1856)
  • Poems; by James Ballantine 1502 (August 9,1856)
  • Poems; by James Macfarlan 1396 (July 29,1854)
  • Poems; by John D. Gilbertson 1502 (August 9,1856)
  • Poems; by Melanter 1396 (July 29,1854)
  • Poems; by Philip Chaloner 1380 (April 8,1854)
  • Poems; by Robert Wilson 1506 (September 6,1856)
  • Poems; by Thomas William Parsons 1495 (June 21,1856)
  • Poems; by Walter M. Lindsay 1506 (September 6,1856)
  • Poems; by Walter Whitmore-Jones 1477 (February 16,1856)
  • Poems, Lyrical, Affective, and Dramatic 1505 (August 30,1856)
  • Poems upon Various Subjects 1434 (April 21,1855)
  • Poetical Enigmas 1432 (April 7,1855)
  • Poetical Laudatory Portraits 1396 (July 29,1854)
  • Poetical Tentatives 1403 (September 16,1854)
  • The Poetical Works of Andrew Park 1403 (September 16,1854)
  • The Poetical Works of the Late Catherine Grace Godwin 1398 (August 12,1854)
  • The Poetry of Christian Art 1424 (February 10,1855)
  • A Poet's Children 1391 (June 24,1854)
  • The Poets of the Nineteenth Century 1515 (November 8,1856)
  • Poland, and other Poems 1495 (June 21,1856)
  • The Pompeian Court 1390 (June 17,1854)
  • Pompeii Described and Delineated by Ernest Breton 1422 (January 27,1855)
  • A Popular Account of the Styles of Architecture, their Rise, Progress and Present Condition 1434 (April 21,1855)
  • Popular Tales from the Norse 1633 (February 12,1859)
  • Pre-Raffaelitism 1531 (February 28,1857)
  • The Prince and the People: a Poem 1393 (July 8,1854)
  • The Principles of Beauty, as manifested in Nature, Art, and Human Character 1652 (June 25,1859)
  • The Principles of Beauty 1589 (April 10,1858)
  • The Principles of Colouring and Painting 1429 (March 17,1855)
  • The Principles of Form in Ornamental Art 1538 (April 18,1857)
  • The Principles of Harmony and Contrast of Colours, and their Applications to the Arts 1401 (September 2,1854)
  • The Privateer 1608 (August 21,1858)
  • Proceedings of the Liverpool Architectural and Archaeological Society. Volume II. Part I 1448 (July 28,1855)
  • The Proportions of the Human Figure 1467 (December 8,1855)
  • Proverbs; with Pictures 1631 (January 29,1859)
  • Queen Cora 1494 (June 14,1856)
  • Randolph 1430 (March 24,1855)
  • Reflections from Nature 1380 (April 8,1854)
  • Remarks on Secular and Domestic Architecture, Present and Future 1590 (April 17,1858)
  • A Remembrance of Drachenfels, and other Poems 1447 (July 21,1855)
  • The Republican Court 1417 (December 23,1854)
  • The Resurrection of Israel 1448 (July 28,1855)
  • Rhymes and Roundelayes in Praise of a Country Life 1518 (November 29,1856)
  • The Rime of the Ancient Mariner 1518 (November 29,1856)
  • Robin Hood, and other Poems 1440 (June 2,1855)
  • Roman Anthology 1515 (November 8,1856)
  • The Romance of the City 1421 (January 20,1855)
  • The Rose of Rostrevor 1448 (July 28,1855)
  • The Sabbath, Sabbath Walks, and other Poems 1518 (November 29,1856)
  • Sacred Melodies 1494 (June 14,1856)
  • The Scenery of Greece and its Islands 1488 (May 3,1856)
  • The Sceptre of Tara 1393 (July 8,1854)
  • Schnorr's Bible Pictures (1460)
  • The Science of Beauty as developed in Nature and applied in Art 1486 (April 19,1856)
  • The Seer of Sinai 1494 (June 14,1856)
  • A Selection of Vases, Statues, and Busts from Terra-Cottas 1548 (June 27,1857)
  • Series of Manuals of Gothic Ornament. Volume III 1537 (April 11,1857)
  • Shadows 1530 (February 21,1857)
  • Shakespeare, Rev. T. R. 1618 (October 30,1858)
  • Sir Joshua Reynolds and his Works 1523 (January 3,1857)
  • Sixteen Years of an Artist's Life in Morocco, Spain, and the Canary Islands 1649 (June 4,1859)
  • The Song of Milkanwatha 1506 (September 6,1856)
  • The Songs and Small Poems of the Holy Scriptures 1393 (July 8,1854)
  • Songs of Early Summer 1510 (October 4,1856)
  • Songs of the Present 1391 (June 24,1854)
  • Sonnets on Anglo-Saxon History 1421 (January 20,1855)
  • St. Bartholomew's Day 1506 (September 6,1856)
  • The Story of Reynard the Fox 1537 (April 11,1857)
  • The Sweet South 1396 (July 29,1854)
  • The Tables of Aesop, and Others 1574 (December 26,1857)
  • The Theory and Practical of Landscape Painting in Water Colours 1403 (September 16,1854)
  • The Theory and Practice of Landscape Painting in Water-Colours 1429 (March 17,1855)
  • The Third Napoleon 1402 (September 9,1854)
  • Three Hunting Songs 1444 (June 30,1855)
  • The Three Spirits 1477 (February 16,1856)
  • The Titans of To-day, and Other Poems 1396 (July 29,1854)
  • The Tour: a Poem in Two Cantos 1421 (January 20,1855)
  • The Transcript, and other Poems 1435 (April 28,1855)
  • Travels in Aether 1438 (May 19,1855)
  • Treasures of Art in Great Britain 1383 (April 29,1854)
  • The Treasury of Rampsinitus 1432 (April 7,1855)
  • Trephely 1396 (July 29,1854)
  • A Trip to Killarney and the South of Ireland 1614 (October 2,1858)
  • The Turkish War 1396 (July 29,1854)
  • The Twins of Fame 1396 (July 29,1854)
  • The Two Paths 1648 (May 28,1859)
  • The Vatican Apollo 1539 (April 25,1857)
  • Velasquez and his Works 1431 (March 31,1855)
  • Versicles 1477 (February 16,1856)
  • Viator: a Poem 1406 (October 7,1854)
  • Vicar of Wakefield 1417 (December 23,1854)
  • Views in Norway 1430 (March 24,1855)
  • The Village Bridal, and other Poems 1426 (February 24,1855)
  • The Vision of Prophecy, and other Poems 1450 (August 11,1855)
  • Walter Colours without a Master. Parts III to VI 1453 (September 1,1855)
  • Wanderings of an Artist among the Indians of North America, from Canada to Vancouver's Island and Oregon, through the Hudson's Bay Company's Territory, and back again 1653 (July 2,1859)
  • Warwickshire Illustrated 1597 (June 5,1858)
  • Water-Colour without a Master 1428 (March 10,1855)
  • A Waterloo Commemoration for 1854 1402 (September 9,1854)
  • Waters of Comfort 1510 (October 4,1856)
  • Wayside Songs 1506 (September 6,1856)
  • The Wife 1510 (October 4,1856)
  • The Wife's Manual 1397 (August 5,1854)
  • Wild Flowers and Fruits 1510 (October 4,1856)
  • Winter Studies in the Country 1495 (June 21,1856)
  • Woodsorrel 1511 (October 11,1856)
  • The World and its Beautiful Lights and Sympathies 1438 (May 19,1855)
  • Yarra, Yarra 1511 (October 11,1856)
  • The Young Poet's Assistant 1409 (October 28,1854)
  • Zehn Schottische Lieder verdeutscht 1434 (April 21,1855)
  • Zeno 1391 (June 24,1854)
  • Zohrab 1375 (March 4,1854)

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