Title:The Eternal Present : The Beginnings of Architecture, A Contribution on Constancy and Change (Bollingen Series XXXV)
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket
Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall
Publisher: New York NY Bollingen Foundation/Pantheon Books 1964
Seller ID: 220023
This is Part 2 of the 6th volume of the A.W. Mellon lectures in the fine arts which are delivered annually at the National Gallery of Art. The volumes of lectures constitute number XXXV in the Bollingen Series. This is a particularly interesting volume on ancient architecture especially Egypt and Mesopotamia. Subjects include pyramids, ziggurats, and temples. The major theme is the variety of ancient conceptions of space. Includes fold-out maps. Book Condition : Very Good; no internal markings; some light age discoloration to inside covers and free end papers; rubbing to spine; relaxed binding.
Hatshepsut Ka Ur Sumer Anthropomorphic Ancient Egypt Mesopotamia