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A Concise History of Modern Painting by Herbert Read - Paperback - Revised Edition - 1988 - from Ayerego Books (IOBA) and Biblio.com

A Concise History of Modern Painting

by Herbert Read

Condition: Fine Condition


Thames and Hudson, London, 1988. Revised Edition. Softcover. Fine Condition. Illustrator: illust. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 392 pp. Text is free of previous owner's markings. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing . Light general shelf wear to covers. . Illustrator: illust. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: History; 19th century to Modern; #85938; Art & Design. ISBN: 0500201412. ISBN/EAN: 9780500201411. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 49035. . 9780500201411
  • Bookseller: Ayerego Books (IOBA) CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 49035
  • Title: A Concise History of Modern Painting
  • Author: Herbert Read
  • Illustrator: illust
  • Format/binding: Softcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine Condition
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Revised Edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 0500201412
  • ISBN 13: 9780500201411
  • Publisher: Thames and Hudson
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1988
  • Keywords: BZDB108 History; 19th century to Modern; #85938; Art & Design. A Concise History of Modern Painting
  • Bookseller catalogs: Art & Design;


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