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Dactylologie Et Langage Primitif. Restitu├ęs D'apres Les Monuments [illustrated Frtench Language]

By: Barrois, Joseph

Price: $469.95

Publisher: Paris, (Typographie De Firmin Didot Frères): 1850

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38810

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Color and b/w; 8, [1], 360, xi. 35 pages; 1/2 leather over marbled boards. Gilt decorated spine, raised bands. Front hinge repaired. Contains 61 lithograph plates with 2 in color. Illustrated by li thos of Lalanne drawings. Uncut large paper copy. A study of ancient art. Greek Lexicology pertaining to primitive languages and hand signs. Worldwide ancient art largely mythological representations in line drawings. Brunet I: 668 . This is the basic work of Barrois . Contents clean and firm, no markings. Provenance- from the library of Dr Arthur Teller View more info