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Pompeii: Its Life And Art

August Mau

Pompeii: Its Life And Art is a comprehensive book written by August Mau that provides a detailed account of the ancient city of Pompeii. The book covers the history, culture and society of Pompeii, including its art and architecture.Mau begins by describing the city's origins and its development into a thriving hub of trade and commerce. He then delves into the daily life of the Pompeians, discussing their social customs, religious practices, and political structures. The book also covers the city's art and architecture, including its famous frescoes, mosaics, and sculptures.Mau's writing is rich in detail and vividly brings the city of Pompeii to life. He draws on archaeological discoveries and historical records to provide a comprehensive picture of the city's past. The book is illustrated with numerous photographs and drawings, making it an excellent resource for anyone interested in the history and art of Pompeii.Overall, Pompeii: Its Life And Art is a fascinating and informative book that provides a comprehensive overview of one of the most important archaeological sites in the world. It is a must-read for anyone interested in ancient history, art, or culture.Author Was A Member Of The German Archaeological Institute At Rome.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: Jun 8th, 2006
  • Pages: 640
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 1.42in - 2.04lb
  • EAN: 9781428624856
  • Categories: ArchaeologyTechniques - PaintingArtists, Architects, Photographers