THE VATICAN VERGIL: A Masterpiece of Late Antique Art.
Place Published: Berkeley
Publisher: University of California Press
Date Published: (1993)
Edition: First edition
Condition: Slight fading to edges of covers and to jacket, else fine
Book Id: 21683
vii, 141 pp., 32 reproductions in color and many b/w illustrations; quarto, original red cloth.
The circa A.D. 400 "Vatican Vergil" is one of the most important illustrated books surviving from classical antiquity. David H. Dwight's text provides a complete analysis of manuscript.