Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

A Bibliography of the Architecture, Arts and Crafts of Islam Supplement Jan. 1960 to Jan. 1972

Cairo: The American University in Cairo Press, 1973. Hardcover. Folio. xiii, 183 two column pages, ix pp. (Index). Original bright red cloth with gilt lettering on spine, in original gray dustjacket with black lettering on spine. "Professor Creswell's monumental Bibliography of the Architecture, Arts and Crafts of Islam was begun in 1921 and was completed in 1961. It includes the whole range of books and articles published on the subject–a total of some 12,000 volumes examined–prior to January 1, 1960. inevitably, a Supplement became important. With his customary diligence, Professor Creswell, now in his 94th year and recently knighted by Queen Elizabeth, has compiled additional references to bring the original work up to date." (Publisher). Dustjacket with light wear along edges light soiling and rubbed. Binding with light wear along edges and bumped at upper right corner, affecting block throughout. Persian stamp on inside covers. Brief inscription inked to half-title. Dustjacket and binding in good-, interior in very good condition. g- to vg. Item #47577

Price: $95.00

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