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FINE ART / ANTIQUITIES AND RELATED VOLUMES, LOT OF 24, including Robert Adams, "The Lost Museum: Glimpses of Vanished Originals", 1980, Viking Press, first edition; four volumes of "Journal of the History of Collections", being Volume 1, Number 1, and Number 2, 1989, and Volume 2, Number 1, and Number 2, 1990, each published by Oxford University Press; and three volumes of "The Connoisseur Yearbook", being dates May/June/July 1938, 1956, and 1957. Hardcover, some with dust jackets, and soft cover.
Described examples good to very good overall, expected minor wear or discoloration to covers/dust jackets, Robert Adams example with significant wear and some losses to dust jacket, some ex-library collection, interiors very clean; some undescribed pamphlet examples very good, remainder in poor to fair condition, with moderate to significant wear, losses to covers/dust jackets, including some periodical examples with losses to spines.
Provenance: From the research library of Ivor Noel Hume, O.B.E., F.S.A., Williamsburg, VA.
Catalogue Note: Ivor Noel Hume (1927-2017), O.B.E. (Order of the British Empire), F.S.A. (Fellow, Society of Antiquaries), was a distinguished scholar, author, and former director of the Department of Archaeological Research at Colonial Williamsburg.

Condition

Described examples good to very good overall, expected minor wear or discoloration to covers/dust jackets, Robert Adams example with significant wear and some losses to dust jacket, some ex-library collection, interiors very clean; some undescribed pamphlet examples very good, remainder in poor to fair condition, with moderate to significant wear, losses to covers/dust jackets, including some periodical examples with losses to spines.

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$20.00

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FINE ART / ANTIQUITIES AND RELATED VOLUMES, LOT OF 24

Estimate $30 - $50Jun 22, 2018
2177 Green Valley Lane
Mt. Crawford, VA 22841
United States
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