Treasures of the Smithsonian

By: Park, Edwards

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Book Condition: Near Fine

Carefully used, No flaws but light shelf handling. ----- 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: Other,

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

Seller ID: 004178