Samothrace :The Hieron - Vols I, II & Plates, Excavations Conducted by the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University

By: Lehmann, Phyllis Williams ;

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3 vols, I: xxxv 387pp, II: xv 304pp foxing on page edges, 3cm tear on jacket spine, Plates: line figs and foldouts 3cm tear on jacket top edge, cloth, jacket, top edges coloured, 4to jacket top edges bumped An open precinct located in the center of the Sanctuary of the Great Gods, the Temenos appears to have been the site of ceremonies performed during the annual Samothracian festival. The present work comprises two parts. Part One contains the text and covers the history of the excavation, the description and reconstruction of the Temenos and its Propylon, the structure and style of the building and its sculptures, and the history of this area of the Sanctuary; it also includes two brief sculptural appendices, an illustrated catalogue of finds, indexes, and 252 text figures. Part Two contains 60 plates, of which seven are restored plans, elevations, and sections of the building and the precinct.

Title: Samothrace :The Hieron - Vols I, II & Plates, Excavations Conducted by the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University

Author Name: Lehmann, Phyllis Williams ;

Categories: General,

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1969

ISBN Number: 0710062389

ISBN Number 13: 9780710062383

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 54071