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Book Condition: Very Good
Two volumes, complete. Blue cloth with gilt spine titles and gilt cover decorations, 16 by 23.3 cm, frontis plates, xxxvi 504; xiv 588 pp. plus publisher ads, illus., plates. Bumping and rubbing to the corners and edges, a 6 mm tear at the head of the spine on Vol. II, and light spine fading. Light foxing on the endpapers and gift and owner inscriptions, dated 1953 and 1970, on the ffep of both volumes. Based on the work of Samuel Birch, this is an in-depth and classic study of ancient pottery. Well-illustrated and indexed.