Nineveh and its Remains. 2 vols

By: LAYARD, Austen Henry

Price: $300.00

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LAYARD, Austen Henry. Nineveh and its Remains : with an Account of a Visit to the Chaldæn Christians of Kurdistan, and the Yezidis, or Devil-Worshippers; and an Enquiry into the Manners and Arts of the Ancient Assyrians. In two volumes. L: John Murray, 1849. Seventh Thousand Edition. Pp. (7), viii-xxx, (2), (1)-399, frontis with tissue guard + [16] illustrations, two being folding plans, one large folding map at rear; pp. (5), vi-xii, (1)-495, frontis with tissue guard + [81] illustrations, one being a folding plan. 8vo, rebound in red cloth with original red covers laid on, black illustration and borders to front and rear boards, black calf label to spine with gilt lettering, new endpapers. Some discolouration along the bottom edge of Vol. II at the list of illustrations, covers scuffed and rubbed, previous owner's name inked to first blank, else vg. for the set 300.00

Title: Nineveh and its Remains. 2 vols

Author Name: LAYARD, Austen Henry

Categories: 40,

Publisher: John Murray, 1849,:

Seller ID: 48269

Keywords: ARCHAEOLOGY ASSYRIA KURDISTAN EXCAVATION ,