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Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford 3 volume set by Otto Pacht; J. J. G. Alexander - Hardcover - 1973 - from Midway Used and Rare Books and Biblio.com

Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford 3 volume set

by Otto Pacht; J. J. G. Alexander

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jackets


Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1973. Hardcover. Near Fine in Very Good dust jackets. Complete 3 volume set. Black cloth in price clipped dust jacket. Volume 1: German, Dutch Flemish, French and Spanish Schools, 108 pages of text, 66 pages of plates. Volume 2L Italian School, 161 pages of text, 88 pages of plates. Volume 3: British, Irish, and Icelandic Schools With Addenda to Volumes 1 and 2, 167 pages of text, 120 pages of plates. All with color frontispieces. Originally published in 1966 volume 1 reprinted lithographically in Great Britain from correct sheets of the first edition, this edition done in 1969. Volumes 2 and 3 are first editions. Some chipping to the dust jackets as well as a piece out of the rear dust jacket of volume 1, ~3.5 x 2 cm in size.


Multi-volume Set

  • Bookseller: Midway Used and Rare Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 51474
  • Title: Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford 3 volume set
  • Author: Otto Pacht; J. J. G. Alexander
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine in Very Good dust jackets
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Clarendon Press
  • Place: Oxford
  • Date published: 1973
  • Keywords: Illuminated Manuscripts
  • Bookseller catalogs: Books on Books;


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