Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 December 2011

700 Pages | 424 including 161 in colour, in a 176 page plate section


ISBN: 9780197264966

Bookseller Code (AO)

Vulcan's Forge in Venus' City

The Story of Bronze in Venice, 1350-1650

Victoria Avery

OUP/British Academy

British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship Monographs

  • Contains a wealth of new information based on previously unpublished documents
  • Discusses and interprets new scientific data obtained from recent conservation projects
  • Extensive documentary appendix contains key archival material with summary headings in English
  • Contains 400 illustrations, including 100 in colour