Ruins: A Picture Anthology of Human Genius, Aggression, Neglect & Folly: Weissenborn, Hellmuth Ruins: A Picture Anthology of Human Genius, Aggression, Neglect & Folly: Weissenborn, Hellmuth Ruins: A Picture Anthology of Human Genius, Aggression, Neglect & Folly: Weissenborn, Hellmuth

Ruins: A Picture Anthology of Human Genius, Aggression, Neglect & Folly

Weissenborn, Hellmuth

Published by Whittington Press / Acorn Press, (Andoversford, Gloucestershire / London), 1977
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Oblong folio. (43)pp. One of 60 copies. Illustrated with twenty-one hand-colored linocuts on the rectos of each page, and quotations about the ruins on the facing versos. The ruins depicted are both ancient and modern, including the Great Wall of China, the Egyptian pyramids, Easter Island, Mycenae, Stonehenge, and Hiroshima. Hand-set and printed at the Whittington Press. Stab-bound in blue paper-covered boards, in a matching slipcase with an illustrated label. One corner of book and slipcase bumped, else fine. Bookseller Inventory # 24915

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Title: Ruins: A Picture Anthology of Human Genius, ...

Publisher: Whittington Press / Acorn Press, (Andoversford, Gloucestershire / London)

Publication Date: 1977

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Weissenborn, Hellmuth

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