The Arts

By: Van Loon, Hendrick Willem

Price: $20.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Simon and Schuster, NY, 1937, 1st edition, 677 pages, profusely illustrated in b&w and color by Hendrick Willem Van Loon, illustrated timelines on endpapers, publisher’s “The Arts” bookmark laid-in, 6.25”x 9.5”x 2”, hardcover, red cloth with gilt decoration on front and gilt titles and small color plate on spine, one bottom corner just starting to fray, a couple of small spots on covers, top page edges tinted brown, good dust jacket with light soil, two 3/4” pieces missing at bottom front panel and one 3/4” piece missing bottom of spine, spine chipped near the top, dust jacket protected in a new archival plastic cover which can easily be removed to reveal the map inside the folded dust jacket, former owner’s small ink name on a free front endpaper, otherwise contents clean and tight, book very good {Dust jacket unfolds to 19”x 22.5” and opens up to a full color illustrated map and timeline, poster style. Also, this book is large and heavy and will require extra postage.}(VG/G) 5127 [(s)100GH]

Title: The Arts

Author Name: Van Loon, Hendrick Willem

Illustrator: Hendrick Willem Van Loon

Categories: Art, Children's Books, Illustrated, Music, Education, Architecture, Art, History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Simon and Schuster, NY: 1937

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: 6.25”x 9.5”x 2”

Seller ID: CL005127

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