Stock Image

Pagan: Art & Architecture of Old Burma

Strachan, Paul

0 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 1870838203 / ISBN 13: 9781870838207
Published by Kiscadale, Whiting Bay, Arran
Condition: Fine Hardcover
From Owl & Company Bookshop (Calvello Books) (Oakland, CA, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since March 19, 1998

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 145.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Folio in black boards in dark blue, laminated, illus. dust jacket; 159 p., [32] p. of plates: illus. (some color); 31 cm. In English. **A larger, heavy book. Extra shipping charges may apply.**. Fine copy in very good dust jacket; curling and wear to dust corners, edges and head and foot of spine; lamination is peeling along the foreedge corners of DJ; light shelf rubbing to DJ though color illus. is bright and clean; taped repair to half inch closed tear along rear DJ at spine; distribution sticker on lower back cover; 1-inch brown liquid stain splash to lower edge of DJ; else very nice copy; pages are bright and free of marks and creases; boards are clean; binding is tight. Bookseller Inventory # 84232

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Pagan: Art & Architecture of Old Burma

Publisher: Kiscadale, Whiting Bay, Arran

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: very good

About this title


Pp. vii, (4), 159; double-page frontispiece map, 34 color plates, 160 black-and-white illustrations, 32 fine line-drawings (many are plan-views of monuments). Publisher's original blue cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine and front cover, color pictorial dust jacket, 4to. The work is divided into three parts. Part 1 presents the past exploration and scholarship on Pagan as well as the rise of dynasties there. Part II documents the 70 monuments with detailed analysis of architecture and iconographic contents. Part III is designed as a field-guide for the art historian, connoisseur, and for those interested in Buddhist culture. No ownership marks and no signs of use.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Buying & selling used and rare books since 1987. Listing online with ABE since 1997. Our inventory ships from Oakland, California. For our best prices, please visit our walk-in shop, located at 3941 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA 94611 (open daily 11-8) or visit us online at ** Please note, however, that our books listed online are not housed at our walk-in shop but that we can bring them to our shop upon request. **

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Books may be placed on reserve for one week. We pack all our orders ourselves and, with nearly thirty years in the trade, strive to describe our books as accurately as possible. Cash refunds may be issued if an item is not as described and returned in same condition as originally shipped. However, just like in our walk-in shop, should you wish to return an item simply because you no longer want it, at our discretion, and assuming item arrives back to us in same condition in which it departed, we...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 2-3 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or over-sized, we may contact you to let you know that extra shipping is required. See SHIPPING TERMS above.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order Cash PayPal