Penguin Books, 1953-1955. Item #127729
8 vols: Painting in Britain 1530 to 1790 (1st edn 1953); The Art and Architecture of India Buddhist, Hindu and Jain (1st edn 1953); Architecture in Britain 1530 to 1830 (1st edn 1953); Art and Architecture in France 1500-1700 (1st edn 1953); Painting in Britain the Middle Ages (1st edn 1954); The Art and Architecture of Russia (1st edn 1954); The Art and Architecture of the Ancient Orient (1st edn 1954); Sculpture in Britain the Middle Ages (1st edn 1955). Tall 8vo. Original gilt decorated brick red cloth (top and fore-edges - otherwise VG), dustwrapper (small nicks and tears at edges - in protective wrappers, not price clipped). Pp. various, illus with b&w plates (endpapers spotted; previous owner's neat gift inscription on front endpaper of vol I only).