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Egypt and its Monuments

By Robert Hichens

1908

Hodder & Stoughton : London

10.5" by 7"

x, 272pp

 

 

 

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A lovely first edition copy of Robert Hichen's historical work the monuments of Egypt and its history.

First edition of this scarce work. Richly steeped in history, this rare work by Robert Hichens explores the iconic landmarks and monuments throughout the country of Egypt, and is ideal for those with an interest in Ancient Egypt, and it architecture. This significant monuments and landmarks discussed include: the Pyramids, the Sphinx, Luxor, the River Nile, The Tomb of the Kings, and Kom Ombos, among others. Lacking the title page this volumes date and publishing information identified using COPAC. Collated, incomplete. 18 plate lacking, yet the work remains profusely illustrated throughout.

CONDITION

Rebound in a full cloth binding. Externally, smart. Minor bumping to the head and tail of the spine and to the extremities. Light sunning to the spine. Mark to the rear board, to the tail and towards the spine. Bookplate to the front pastedown. Handling marks to the front and rear endpapers. Evidence of plate removal to the rear endpaper. Rubbing to the rear pastedown. Internally, generally firmly bound. Pages are generally clean. Content page alongside page 95 is detached but present. Tissue guard to page 210 is also detached but present. Tide marks to the odd page to the rear of the volume, to the tail.

Overall Condition: Good Only

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