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Rare & antiquarian books: Excavations at Megalopolis, 1890 - 1891

Rare & antiquarian books: Excavations at Megalopolis, 1890 - 1891

Code: 16050

£345.00

Rare & antiquarian books: Excavations at Megalopolis, 1890 - 1891. The Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies, Supplementary Papers No. 1. By Ernest Arthur Gardner, William Loring, G. C. Richards & W. J . Woodhouse. With an architectural description by Robert Weir Schultz. Published by the council and sold on their behalf by Macmillan and Co., 29 Bedford Street, Strand London, 1892. The publication was originally distributed among those engaged in the excavations. This copy was given to Robert Weir Schultz (whose pencilled name inscription is to the reverse of the title page) who went to Megalopolis in September 1891. 16 plates and 63 illustrations throughout the text. Green cloth spine with gilt titles and brown paper covered boards. Very good condition throughout with only minor foxing to endpapers. Very clean copy with all plates present and tight spine.
English, 1892
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