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A Concise History of Modern Painting by Herbert Read - Paperback - Third Edition revised and updated - 1974 - from Ayerego Books (IOBA) and Biblio.com

A Concise History of Modern Painting

by Herbert Read

Condition: Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket


Praeger Publishers, New York, 1974. Third Edition revised and updated. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 392 pp. Text is free of previous owner's markings. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is slightly creased. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing . General shelfwear to covers edges and corners. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Art & Design; #91048; History. ISBN: 0275717305. ISBN/EAN: 9780275717308. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 44475. . 9780275717308
  • Bookseller: Ayerego Books (IOBA) CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 44475
  • Title: A Concise History of Modern Painting
  • Author: Herbert Read
  • Format/binding: Softcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good Condition
  • Jacket condition: No Dust Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Third Edition revised and updated
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 0275717305
  • ISBN 13: 9780275717308
  • Publisher: Praeger Publishers
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1974
  • Keywords: BZDB108 Art & Design; #91048; History. A Concise History of Modern Painting
  • Bookseller catalogs: Art & Design;


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