Greek Art on Greek Soil by James M. Hoppin, 1897 first edition.
Greek Art on Greek Soil by James M. Hoppin, Professor of the History of Art in Yale University.
Provenance; from the library of the late William St Clair (1937 - 2021), British historian, academic and author. His signature to first pastedown and contains pencil annotations by him to the rear. Please see our other listings for related works.
Published by Houghton, Mifflin and Company, Boston and New York and Printed by The Riverside Press, Cambridge, USA, 1897. First edition.
A near fine green cloth hardback with attractive gold motif to cover. Minor shelf wear and bumping. Original owner's pencil inscription to February 1897 on free blank endpaper. Small bookseller's sticker to first free endpaper. Text is clean and bright. Soundly bound. Guarded frontispiece opposite title page in fine condition without offsetting. Final page still uncut. Gilt to upper page edge.
viii + 253pp + Plates. Text in English.
Weight approximately 674g unpacked.
Dimensions: Approximately 216mm high x 144mm wide x 30mm deep.