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SKU: 010791 Category:

Description

Title:
Bronze Sarcophagi: Illustrating and Describing Some Ancient Customs, Past Masterpieces and Present Tendencies in the Finest Types of Burial Enclosures
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 010791

Author: Various / Unknown
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: The National Casket Company
Place: n/a
Year: 1923
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Very Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Softcover
Size: 4to
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 4to. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Rectangular 4to, elaborately gilt decorated stiff wraps/flexible boards, cover title “Bronze Sarcophagi”, a catalog for the National Casket company, stiff linen end papers, twenty-nine pages, illustrated throughout with color photographs of the various sarcophagi (full description of each casket provided), also black-and-white line drawings of famous sarcophagi (Cardinal Richelieu, Mrs. Browning, Margaret Beaufort, Cardinal Mazarin, Lord Nelson etc.) and mausoleums, measurements including dimensions and weight for each casket, title page stamped with an Albany, N. Y. funeral home name, Zwack & Sons. Corners and spine ends very lightly bumped, some soil top age edge front free end paper, a couple of small pots soil elsewhere in book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 15 oz. Category: Art & Design; Antiques & Collectibles. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 010791.