31 pages in text. Fifteen plates printed recto only with 62 designs in orange and black. Murray notes, "But while the Greeks throughout their history were skilled in this art, it is remarkable that the period in which the general level of their workmanship reached it highest point was the period immediately preceding the full maturity of the art." Wear to corners. chipping to backstrip extremities, interior contents clean and bright. Orig. light green boards and dark green cloth, front cover printed paper label. Very good. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Designs From Greek Vases In The British ...
Publisher: Printed By Order Of The Trustees
Publication Date: 1894
Edition: First edition.
Book Description British Museum, 1894. Book Condition: Poor. Backstrip is ripped. Covers are scuffed through use. First few pages have been taped back in. .This book has hardback covers. Ex-library, With usual stamps and markings, In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy. No dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 3603923
Book Description British Museum Longmans and Co., London, 1894. Cloth. Book Condition: Good. Folio. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Folio. Cloth Hardback, 1894 . . Ex-Library book, with usual library treatments. 31pp. 15 Plates, 56 illustrations. Rebound in green cloth. Gilt lettering to spine edge. Minimal bumps and rubs to extremity edges. Hinges, intact. Textblock, sturdy. Pages, clean and intact. Photographs available on request. Offered by the Rare & Collectable Books department of Better World Books UK, 100% Money Back Guarantee. Your purchase supports literacy charities. Bookseller Inventory # GRP85893857
Book Description The Trustees (of British Museum.) 1894., 1894. Folio (11 x 17.5in., 280 x 440mm) original quarter cloth, paper label on front cover. 15 plates showing 62 mounted illustrations printed in black on terracotta, usually 4 to a plate. Fine Copy. First Edition. A work which is difficult to find nowadays. With an extensive introduction by Murray. Bookseller Inventory # 6078
Book Description Trustees of the Museum, London, 1894. hardcover. Book Condition: very good(-). First Edition. Not a particularly handsome copy, but quite scarce and still a valuable resource. Illustrated with 15 plates showing 62 designs, printed in orange and black; 9 in-text figures within the 31pp of text. Tall slim folio, green cloth-backed boards with paper cover label (bumped and well-worn but solid; heavy foxing on the endpapers and title and light scattered foxing on some of the plates). London: Printed by order of the trustees and sold at the Museum, 1894. First edition. Very good (-). Bookseller Inventory # 179052