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Venus De Milo, the Spinner:  The Link between a Famous Art Mystery and  Ancient Fertility Symbols by  Elmer G Suhr - First Edition - 1958 - from Old Saratoga Books (SKU: 32852)

Venus De Milo, the Spinner: The Link between a Famous Art Mystery and Ancient Fertility Symbols

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Venus De Milo, the Spinner: The Link between a Famous Art Mystery and Ancient Fertility Symbols

by Suhr, Elmer G

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  • hardcover
  • First
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and foxed.
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NY: Exposition Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and foxed.. 1958. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Index, many photos. Foreword by Rhys Carpenter. Author photo on rear jacket flap. The author believes the famous armless statue once was engaged in spinning and represents "the spinning goddess of creation". ; 99 pages .

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Bookseller
Old Saratoga Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
32852
Title
Venus De Milo, the Spinner: The Link between a Famous Art Mystery and Ancient Fertility Symbols
Author
Suhr, Elmer G
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and foxed.
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Exposition Press
Place of Publication
NY
Date published
1958
Keywords
FERTILITY Goddesses, MYTHOLOGY, Venus De Milo
Bookseller catalogs
Art; Archaeology and Ancient History; Folklore and Mythology;

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About Old Saratoga Books

Old Saratoga Books owners Dan and Rachel Jagareski have been selling books since 1996. After running an open shop for twenty years in the historic village of Schuylerville we now sell books online and at book fairs. We are members of the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA). Our specialties include books about history, science, cooking, children's books, and the arts. Rachel is a graduate of the Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar and has attended Rare Book School in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Cloth
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First Edition
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