A Shadow of Magnitude; The Acquisition of the Elgin Marbles, Theodore Vrettos, 1974, William St Clair signed copy
A Shadow of Magnitude; The Acquisition of the Elgin Marbles, Theodore Vrettos, 1974, William St Clair signed copy.
Provenance; from the library of the late William St Clair (1937 - 2021), British historian, academic and author. Signed by William St Clair to first pastedown. No further annotations in the text. Please see our other listings for related works.
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1974. First USA edition.
A very good blue cloth hardback with silver titles to spine, slightly toned to top and bottom edges. Text clean, bright and soundly bound. Dustjacket is very good - slight wear to head and tail of spine, and corners. Price clipped - top right corner of first flap.
250pp + Plates.
Text in English.
Weight approximately 459g (unpacked).
Dimensions: Approximately 218mm high x 151mm wide x 23mm deep.