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Lord Elgin & the Marbles

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Based on a detailed study of both original records and recent discoveries, Lord Elgin and the Marbles is the authoritative historical account of the extraordinary circumstances in which the Elgin Marbles were acquired, of the tremendous impact which they made on modern appreciation of Greek art, and of the bitter reaction of Napoleon, Byron, and many others to their approp...more
Paperback, Third Edition, 456 pages
Published August 13th 1998 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published May 30th 1990)
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