The Heart It's History, Its Symbolism, Its Iconography and Its Disease

By: Boyadjian, N.; English Translation By Agnes Hall

Price: $10.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Near fine, gift quality 1st edition hardcover in cloth covered boards with blindstamped gilt heart on frt panel. Book shows faint shelf wear, retains sharp tips and spine ends. Internally flawless, 145 profusely illust pgs plus bibliography & contents. Unclipped (unpriced) dj in new mylar has a 1/4 in closed tear at lower frt fore edge, 2 tidy closed tears and small wrinkle at head of rear dj panel, displays well in brand new mylar. B/W photo illust endpps show heart collectibles in various forms from silver charms and lockets to gold medals. An interesting and uncommon volume. The illustrations, including 51 full-page reproductions in color, are sumptuous. Most of the images are from the author's extensive private collection of religious and popular artifacts, paintings, engravings, hand stitched heirlooms and postcards. This book would be a welcome addition to the library of anyone associated with the treatment, diagnosis, or prevention of cardiac disease. or one interested in the collection of heart artifacts. Oversized, too large for flat rate envelope.

Title: The Heart It's History, Its Symbolism, Its Iconography and Its Disease

Author Name: Boyadjian, N.; English Translation By Agnes Hall

Illustrator: Illustrated

Categories: ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Belgium, Esco Books: 1985

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Type: Hardcover

Size: 4to - over 9

Seller Id: 44164

Keywords: Antiques, Collectibles, Fruit Crates, Produce Packaging, Vintage Labels,