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Books by Marcia Pointon

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M.Pointon, Rocks, Ice and Dirty Stones: Diamond Histories, Reaktion Books ((ISBN 9781 78023 7527)

M. Pointon: Portrayal and the Search for Identity, London: Reaktion Books, 2013, (ISBN 978 1 78203 041 2)

M.Pointon, Brilliant Effects: A Cultural History of Gem Stones and Jewellery, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009, pp 426, ill.371 (ISBN 978-0-300-14278-5)

M. Pointon, William Hogarth's 'Sigismunda' in Focus, London: Tate Publishing, 2000, pp. 40, ill. 23

M. Pointon, Strategies for Showing: Women, Possession and Representation in English Visual Culture 1650-1800, Oxford: OUP, 1997, pp.439 M.

Pointon, ed., Art Apart: Art Institutions and Ideology across England and North America, Manchester University Press, 1994 (with contribution by Pointon) , pp. 292 (introduction and ch. 3, pp. 50-68)

M.Pointon, Hanging the Head: Portraiture and Social Formation in Eighteenth-Century England, Yale University Press, 1993, pp.278 (paperback version issued 1997)

K. Adler and M. Pointon eds., The Body Imaged: Representation and the Human Body since the Renaissance, Cambridge University Press, 1993 (with contribution by Pointon: introd. and pp. 175-189), pp. 214

M.Pointon, Naked Authority: The Body in Western Painting 1830-1906, Cambridge University Press, 1990, pp. 160

M. Pointon ed. Pre-Raphaelities Re-viewed, Manchester University Press, 1989 (with contributions by Pointon: introd. and two chapters), pp. 168

M. Pointon, Mulready, Victoria and Albert Museum, 1986, pp. 184

M. Pointon, Bonington, Francia and Wyld, Batsford Books in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1986, pp. 191

M. Pointon, The Bonington Circle: English Watercolour and Anglo-French Landscape, 1790-1855, The Hendon Press, 1985, pp. 164

M. Pointon, History of Art: A Students' Handbook, Allen & Unwin, 1980; new and revised edn. 1986; new and revised edn. Routledge, 1993, pp. 118, further new and revised edition 1997, pp. 130; fifth edition fully revised and with a new chapter on careers, pp. 162, 2014 (see also translations)

M. Pointon,William Dyce RA 1806-64. A Critical Biography, Oxford University Press, 1979, pp. 229

M. Pointon, Milton and English Art, Manchester University Press, 1970, pp.276