A Temple for Byzantium: The Discovery and Excavation of Anicia Juliana's Palace-Church in Istanbul

By: R M Harrison

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0905203828 159 pages. "Records, in text and picture, the exciting discovery of an immense Palace Church erected in sixth-century Constantinople by the Princess Anicia Juliana, one of the most distinguished heiresses of her time." - from dust jacket. Includes a photographic survey of the site of St. Polyeuktos and many comparative illustrations that help to place the building in its historical and artistic context. There are also plans, elevations, reconstructions and historical tables, as well as a glossary. 178 illustrations, 42 in colour. Above-average wear. Usual library markings. Binding sound. Front free endpaper neatly removed. Worthy reference copy.

Title: A Temple for Byzantium: The Discovery and Excavation of Anicia Juliana's Palace-Church in Istanbul

Author Name: R M Harrison

Categories: History, Architecture,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, University of Texas Press: 1989

ISBN Number: 0905203828

ISBN Number 13: 9780905203829

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair

Jacket Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 538A1218

Keywords: ISTANBUL TURKEY ANTIQUITIES SOCIAL SCIENCE St. Polyeuktos,