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Pompeii Awakened. A Story of Rediscovery.

by Harris, Judith:

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London: I.B. Taurus, 2007 First edition. HB. Cloth, and dustjacket. 308p, h: 24cm. Colour photo plates, and many b/w photos & illustrations in text. The story of the rediscovery & excavation of Pompeii since 1748, and the different ways that it has viewed and used since then to suit the preoccupations of each era (eg Victorian morality & Mussolini's propaganda). Fine in Fine protected jacket.
  • Bookseller: David Ford Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 16324
  • Title: Pompeii Awakened. A Story of Rediscovery.
  • Author: Harris, Judith:
  • Book condition: Used
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: London: I.B. Taurus, 2007
  • Bookseller catalogs: Archaeology;
  • Subjects: HISTORY / Ancient / General;


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