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Pre-Classical: From Crete to Archaic Greece - BOARDMAN, John

Penguin, 1967, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Good DJ. DJ somewhat edgeworn and rubbed, some nicks and slight loss.

The power and personality of King Minos or Agamemnon are shrouded in legend. But from the art and artefacts that have survived we can begin to draw pictures of the real quality of life in the Bronze Age palaces of Crete or Mycenae, or in the world of Archaic Greece after the Dark Ages. This book portrays through the forms and subjects of their art the civilizations that stand at the beginnings of the Western tradition. Illustrated with B&W photographs. 186pp. Index. Advertisements. Size: 8vo Large Post (8¼" x 5") Dust wrapper in protective, removable sleeve.

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