The Grove Encyclopedia of Classical Art & Architecture

The Grove Encyclopedia of Classical Art & Architecture

by Gordon Campbell
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195300823

ISBN-13: 9780195300826

Pub. Date: 06/18/2007

Publisher: Oxford University Press


The Grove Encyclopedia of Classical Art and Architecture spans every art form, medium, and civilization the fall of the Roman Empire, The Grove Encyclopedia of Classical Art & Architecture is a comprehensive reference source on this important field of study. Drawing on the expansive scholarship of The Dictionary of Art (1996, 34 vols)…  See more details below

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The Grove Encyclopedia of Classical Art and Architecture spans every art form, medium, and civilization the fall of the Roman Empire, The Grove Encyclopedia of Classical Art & Architecture is a comprehensive reference source on this important field of study. Drawing on the expansive scholarship of The Dictionary of Art (1996, 34 vols) and Grove Art Online, and adding dozens of new entries, the Encyclopedia includes all subject areas in the classical arts, including philosophers, rulers, writers and artists, architecture, ceramics, sculpture, and more.

Arranged alphabetically, this two-volume set contains over 800 entries tracing the development of the art forms in classical civilizations such as ancient Greece and Rome. Illustrated with 400 halftones, maps and line drawings, and 32 color plates, the Encyclopedia is a reliable and convenient resource covering this field of everlasting significance in the development of western culture.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195300826
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
06/18/2007
Pages:
1600
Product dimensions:
15.70(w) x 11.00(h) x 11.30(d)

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