THE MOSAICS OF ANTIOCH
Edition: First Edition
New York: Longmans, Green, 1938. Red cloth. vi, (74) pp. Colour frontispiece inserted, illustrations in text, 24 full page black & white reproductions at rear. Bit of darkening to gutters of the covers; pastedowns irregularly browned from binding materials; small previous owner's rubber stamp to front pastedown almost entirely hidden by jacket flap; else a VG clean and unworn copy. Dust jacket has chips to spine tips, edge tears to panels, foxing to front panel, splits and small chips to flap folds; good. "The book contains a brief sketch of the history of Antioch-on-the-Orontes in Syria from its foundation in 300 B.C. to the present day, with special reference to its period of glory under the Empire. The second part is a commentary on the selection from the mosaics that have been found in Antioch..."- jacket flap. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra shipping may be required.
Condition: Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, Binding: Softcover