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Art and Antiques from Thailand & South East Asia, and Rare Books

Study for the Restoration of The Parthenon, Volume 4, M. Korres, 1994. With Detailed Architectural Plans. ΜΕΛΕΤΕ ΑΠΟΚΑΤΑΣΤΑΣΕΩΣ ΤΟΥ ΠΑΡΘΕΝΩΝΟΣ.

£50.00
SKU LAN8291

Study for the Restoration of The Parthenon, Volume 4, M. Korres, 1994. With Detailed Architectural Plans.

ΜΕΛΕΤΕ ΑΠΟΚΑΤΑΣΤΑΣΕΩΣ ΤΟΥ ΠΑΡΘΕΝΩΝΟΣ.

Study for the Restoration of The Parthenon, Volume 4; The West Wall of the Parthenon and Other Monuments, by M. Korres. English summary by Dr. J. Binder.

An impressively detailed survey and detailed plan of proposed restoration work for the Parthenon. This set comprises of the book with 64 detailed architectural figures with an inside rear cover flap containing a set of 12 fold-out architectural maps/plans (11 as called for plus. duplicate of Plate No. 5).

Provenance; from the library of the late William St Clair (1937 - 2021), British historian, academic and author. No signature and just a few paragraph highlight marks in pencil. Please see our other listings for related works.

Published by the Greek Ministry of Culture; Committee for the Preservation of the Acropolis Monuments. Athens, 1994. Presumed first edition.

A very good paperback with card wraps and inside rear pocket flap. Slight bend in cover at the top (as it wraps around plates in the rear pocket). Text is clean and bright, and soundly bound.

126pp + 12 x maps/plans.

Text in Greek, with a 6pp English summary.

Weight approximately 812g (unpacked).

Dimensions: Approximately 340mm high x 236mm wide x 16mm deep.