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MYSTERY OF THE SEVEN MURALS.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Random House, (1940). Hardcover first edition - An uncommon young adult novel, set at a junior college for women where three students - 2 on scholarships, and one from a ranch in the West - are selected to work with an artist in creating a set of seven murals for the new art building on campus. Includes interesting details on the creation of frescoes and also a good coming-of-age story as these young women learn how to stand up for what is right. 269 pp. Illustrated endpapers. ISBN: B003VCCF2U.
Condition: Very good in grey cloth, no dust jacket - a bit of wear to the corners and ends of the spine, a few spots of foxing to the margins of the pages, front hinge starting, but overall sturdy and attractive,Book ID: 83639More details Price: $100.00
Edition: First edition.
Greece: Athens Editions, 1956. First edition - Manuel Panselinos was a Byzantine painter of the late 13th century whose most important works were the frescos he painted in the restored church of the Protaton on Mount Athos Mountains. Illustrated with 13 full color tipped in plates of the work of Panselinos, and many line drawings and ornamental designs by Photis Zachariou. One of only 5000 copies - 1000 in Greek, 3000 in English and 500 each in French and German. Large softcover folio with French flaps. 28 pp plus the plates, list of plates and colophon. Errata slip bound in.
Condition: Good overall - some discoloration to the back cover of the outer wrapper, scratch on front cover, crinkling to pages.Book ID: 86611More details Price: $50.00