Pompeii A-D 79 Art Book Museum of Fine Arts, December 1978 First edition

Published in conjunction with the international "Pompeii A.D 79" Exhibition

Here in 450 plates -50 in full color is the life and art of Pompeii, Herculaneum, and Stabiae, the ancient Roman towns buried by a catastrophic eruption of Versuvius for more than sixteen centuries until their discovery and excavation - one of the most important archeological finds in history. This volume brings together more than 300 murals, sculptures, and artifacts recovered from the ashes and ultimately housed in the National Museum of Naples and the Pompeii Antiquarium. 

Please Note:

Book is in excellent condition like new, however cover flap is worn on the edges from storage. 

 

Perfect to  add to your personal library!!