The History of Alexander the Great

The text is a translation into French, by Vasco da Lucena, of one of the primary sources for the life of Alexander. The illustrations portray the events of the story in contemporary costumes and settings.

The History of Alexander the Great

A lavishly produced monograph about a late 15th Century illuminated manuscript. The text is a translation into French, by Vasco da Lucena, of one of the primary sources for the life of Alexander. The illustrations portray the events of the story in contemporary costumes and settings. Now in the John Paul Getty collection, this publication discusses the history of the text and the manuscript itself, with full colour reproduction of each illustration. A beautiful book about a beautiful manuscript.

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The History of Alexander
Language: en
Pages: 334
Authors: Quintus Curtius Rufus
Categories: Generals
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher:

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The History of Alexander the Great
Language: en
Pages: 105
Authors: Scot McKendrick
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: J Paul Getty Museum Publications

A lavishly produced monograph about a late 15th Century illuminated manuscript. The text is a translation into French, by Vasco da Lucena, of one of the primary sources for the life of Alexander. The illustrations portray the events of the story in contemporary costumes and settings. Now in the John
The History of Alexander the Great
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Charles Alexander Robinson
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1953 - Publisher:

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The History of Alexander the Great, Being the Syriac Version of the Pseudo-callisthenes
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Charles Alexander Robinson
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: CUP Archive

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The Anabasis of Alexander or, The History of the Wars and Conquests of Alexander the Great
Language: en
Pages: 486
Authors: Arrian
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-19 - Publisher: Good Press

"The Anabasis of Alexander or, The History of the Wars and Conquests of Alexander the Great" by Arrian (translated by Edward James Chinnock). Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet