4 edition of Greek civilization through the eyes of travellers and scholars found in the catalog.
Greek civilization through the eyes of travellers and scholars
Contominas Library (Athens, Greece)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 485-490) and indexes.
|Statement||compiled by Leonora Navari ; preface by Hélène Ahrweiler ; historical introduction by Ioli Vingopoulou ; designed by Konstantinos Sp. Staikos.|
|LC Classifications||Z2307.C55 C66 2004, DF801 C66 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxxix, 526 p. :|
|Number of Pages||526|
|ISBN 10||1584561343, 9061942691|
|LC Control Number||2004302585|
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Greek Civilization Through the Eyes of Travellers and Scholars makes an excellent companion catalog to the author's catalogs of the Blackmer and Atabey collections as well as Weber's catalog of the Gennadius Library.
Dimitris Contominas and Leonora Navari are to be commended for their collaboration in offering this beautifully rich catalog.
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