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Creator:
Wood, Robert, 1717?-1771, author.
Title(s):

Les ruines de Balbec, autrement dite Heliopolis dans la Coelosyrie.

Additional Title(s):

Ruins of Balbec. French.

Published/Created:
A Londres : [publisher not identified], MDCCLVII [1757]
Physical Description:
[2], 28 pages, XLVI leaves of plates (some folded) : illustrations ; 55 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2014 55
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Text signed: Robert Wood.
Engravings by Pierre Fourdrinier and Thomas Major; after drawings by Giovanni Battista Borra.
Also issued in the same year in English.
Includes bibliographical references.
British Architectural Library. Early printed books, page 244
Harris, E. British architectural books and writers, 937
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary red gilt-tooled morocco.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Lebanon -- Baʻlabakk.
Architecture, Roman -- Lebanon -- Baʻlabakk.
Baʻlabakk (Lebanon) -- Antiquities.
Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- Lebanon -- Baʻlabakk.
Form/Genre:
Engravings -- 1757.
Contributors:
Wood, Robert, 1717?-1771.
Borra, Giovanni Battista, 1713-1770, illustrator.
Fourdrinier, Paul, 1698-1758, engraver.
Major, Thomas, 1720-1799, engraver.
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