The Odyssey Library Series
A series of small oblong books of about fifty pages on general topics with many illustrations.
Books in the The Odyssey Library series:
Ancient Rome (1964)
A brief illustrated history of ancient Rome.
An illustrated look at the high points of archaeology.
A short history of buildings and their decoration from the awesome to the grotesque.
The History of the Theater (1964)
A short history of the theater based on theater buildings and set design.
The Sailing Ship (1964)
A history of the development of sailing ships from the Egyptians to the Thomas W. Lawson, a seven-masted schooner of 1902.
Elizabethan England (1965)
A very British short history of the reign of the virgin queen.