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Samothrace complete in 16 volumes  

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Samothrace - complete in sixteen volumes

Lehmann, Phyllis Williams and Karl, editors

New York and Princeton

Pantheon Books and Princeton University Press



8 volumes in 16, complete. Illustrated throughout from photographs, text drawings, and numerous plates and maps, many fold-out. (4to), original gilt stamped cloth, dust jackets. First Editions. Includes:

  • 1: The Ancient Literary Sources.
  • 2, I: The Inscriptions on Stone. II: The Inscriptions on Ceramics and Minor Objects.
  • 3: The Hieron: Text I, Text II, Plates.
  • 4: I: The Hall of the Votive Gifts. II: The Altar Court
  • 5: The Temenos: Text, Plates
  • 7: The Rotunda of Arsinioe: Text, Plates
  • 10: The Propylon of Ptolemy II: Text, Plates.
  • 11: The Nekropoleis: I: Catalogues of Objects by Categories II: The Nekropoleis and Catalogues of Burials.

All 16 volumes from the profusely illustrated epic series recording the results of the excavations in Samothrace undertaken by the Archaeological Research Fund Expedition of the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, originally under the direction of the late Professor Karl Lehmann, whose work was carried on by Phyllis W. Lehmann. Volumes 6, 8, and 9 were never published.

Lot Amendments

Occasional light wear to jackets and cloth; all volumes near fine or better, mostly fine.

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