NAFPLION, Diana Antonakatou - 1971 Signed English Translation Greece Paintings
by Diana Antonakatoutranslated in English by Venetia Kapetanaki
Illustrated with the magnificent art of the author, documented with insightful text, this volume is a splendid celebration of the timeless and exotic beauty of Greece. Each illustration, deeply evocative of the historic atmosphere of each the places pictured, is captioned and described in the context of its past and significance, to take the reader on a journey into Greece's rich and fascinating past in the poetry of its colorful landscapes. Historical and geographical notes at the beginning and the end of book complete this exceptional volume. Approx. 176 pages. 13 x 12 inches.
Lavishly illustrated. Signed by the English translator. Texts in Greek, English and French.
Published by: Aohna, Athens, 1971.
Hardback is overall in NEAR FINE condition with VERY GOOD+ DJ.
- Volume is in overall near fine condition with minimal wear on covers and inside.
- Light brown cloth covers are clean with text in bright gilt on front.
- Boards show minimal wear and are clean.
- Corners are sharp with minor rubbing and edges are firm.
- Spine ends are mildly softened.
- Binding is secure yet not tight.
- Endpapers show minimal wear from slight warping.
- Illustration plates are tipped in and in well-preserved condition with little to no toning.
- Interior is minimally toned with little to no signs of wear.
- Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks.
- Text block edges are minimally toned with some dust along head and some darkening to lower corner. (See photos)
- DJ looks nice behind Mylar, and displays some rubbing and chipping of corners and edges, with tape along edges on inside.
- Mylar cover is chipped at corners and edges mostly on upper edges. (See photos)
- Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
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