Persian Architecture: The Triumph of Form and Color

Pope, Arthur Upham

Published by George Braziller, New York, 1965
Condition: Very Good - Fine Hardcover
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Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 288 pp, preface, List of 33 color plates, Introduction: General Considerations, I. From the Earliest Civilizations, II. Seleucids, Parthians, Sasanians: Reassertion of Persian Forms, III. Early Islam: New Purposes, IV. the Seljuks: Structure as Beauty, V. The Meaning and Function of Persian Decoration, VI. the Mongols: Destruction and Grandeur, VII. The Timurids: Refinement and Opulence, VIII. The Safavid Culmination, IX. Summary of Forms and Structural Problems; Historical Summary, Map of Persia, Notes, Selected Bibliography, Index, Sourcces of Illustrations. Includes 331 b&w illustrations. First Edition, 1965. Two 1 1/4" closed tears at top edge front panel dj witih 1/2" closed tear at fore-edge of same. Lightly foxed at top and bottom text block edge, else, Near Pristine. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Blue cloth with gilt lettering to front board and spine. Size: 4to. Bookseller Inventory # 002803

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Title: Persian Architecture: The Triumph of Form ...

Publisher: George Braziller, New York

Publication Date: 1965

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Very Good - Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: First Edition.

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