Tiryns: The Prehistoric Palace of the Kings of Tiryns -- The Results of the Latest Excavations

By: Schliemann, Dr. Henry [F. Adler (pref.), Dr. William Dorpfeld (contributions)]

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Book Condition: Very Good


Original publisher's brownish-burgundy cloth, elaborately decorated and illustrated in gilt on front and spine panels, top edge in gilt. lxiv,385 pp., illus. w/ 188 woodcuts, 24 plates in (color) chromolithography, one map, 4 plans, including fold-outs. Chipped w/ approx. 1/4" loss at head of spine, minor chipping at heel, lightly rubbed corners with slight exposure to top front corner. Front cover gilt remains bright, spine gilt somewhat dulled by age. Evidence of slight, neat repair to front hinge; rear hinge separated approx. 1 1/2" at bottom, still firm. Clean interior, gorgeous color plates. 1st U.S. edition, matching dates.

Title: Tiryns: The Prehistoric Palace of the Kings of Tiryns -- The Results of the Latest Excavations

Author Name: Schliemann, Dr. Henry [F. Adler (pref.), Dr. William Dorpfeld (contributions)]

Categories: Ancient World,

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1885

Binding: Decorative Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: N/A

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 035077

Keywords: SCHLIEMANN TIRYNS