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The Murals of Bonampak by Mary Ellen Miller - First Edition, First Printing - 1986 - from Uncommon Works, IOBA and

The Murals of Bonampak

by Mary Ellen Miller

Condition: Near fine/near fine

Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1986. First Edition, First Printing. Original cloth. Near fine/near fine. A near fine first edition in a near fine dust jacket. Russet cloth boards. White end papers. From the private library of Larry Southwick, collector's marginalia pencilled near front hinge, no other markings. Binding sound, square, and sturdy. Foxing top edge, interior pages clean and bright. Sunning to spine edge of dust jacket. 176 pp. followed by 63 pp. plates, many in color. Also illustrated with 53 figures and drawings. Quarto, 8 1/2 x 11 inches tall.


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