Treasures of the Smithsonian

By: Park, Edwards

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The incredible Smithsonian- there is nothing like it anywhere else in the world. Here, in this beautiful book, are its treasures.


Written by Edwards Park, Smithsonian magazine's popular columnist, and illustrated with over 400 exquisite color photographs- many commissioned for this book and taken by a crew of gifted photographers- Treasurers of the Smithsonian is packed with the masterpieces of art, history, invention, and nature that people from all corners of the world come to see.


You will circle the Mall in Washington, D.C.- and go far beyond- through the glittering pages of this book and encounter paintings and sculpture from one of the most important collections of 20th-century art; vintage airplanes and historic spacecraft; rare pieces of Far Eastern pottery and lacquer; artifacts of American history and invention; dinosaurs and diamonds; plus more, much more- selected from millions of objects on exhibit.

Title: Treasures of the Smithsonian

Author Name: Park, Edwards

Categories: ART; PHOTOGRAPHY; ARCHITECTURE,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: U.S.A., Smithsonian Inst Press: 1983

ISBN Number: 0895990121

ISBN Number 13: 9780895990129

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

lb: 3.00 lb

Seller ID: 004178