first edition Hardcover
1904 · London
by Richter, Jean Paul; A. Cameron Taylor
London: Duckworth and Co, 1904. First edition. Hardcover. g to vg. Folio. xviii, 427 (1)pp., 52 plates. Original black cloth with gilt-stamped emblem on cover, gilt lettering on spine. Gilt top edge. Color frontispiece tipped in. Publisher's device on title page. "This study is an attempt to appreciate a large and homogeneous group of classic pictures from the points of view of art, archaeology, and theology, from each of which aspects they are of unique value." (Preface). Illustrated with 52 plates, 19 of them in color with tissue guards. Binding with light wear along edges, small chips and bump at lower right corner of cover. Slightly rubbed. Binding in overall good+, interior in very good condition.
(Inventory #: 45877)