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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 Not Evaluated
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, 1478-1840, 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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