Item Detail

Item Number 3727
Title World Of The Past, The
Author Hawkes, Jacquetta (Edited by)
Condition VG/G+
Publisher Alfred A. Knopf
Place Published New York
Date Published 1963
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. Two volume set; light grey cloth with navy cloth spine bindings, gilt lettering on spines. Both books are clean, tight and straight; they would be a higher grade, but someone cut up the dust jackets and glued them to the front pastedowns and end papers. The pages in both volumes are clean and tight, no marks or tears other than the previous owner's name stamp and date, also handwritten name on front end page in both volumes. Slip case; bright, decorated cardboard; some wear to opening edges, surface rubbing, a small stain on rear end and small paint spots on bottom. "A World-wide History of Archaeology and It's Greatest Discoveries, Area by Area, in the Eloquent Words of the Original Discoverers, Observers and Interpreters", from slipcase. ; Vol. 2; B/W Maps; 9.5 x 6.5 inches; 707 & 601 pages
LoC or ISBN 6312396
Keyword(s) Jacquetta Hawkes,History,Archaeology,Culture,Travel,Geography,Language
Category(ies) Anthropology Archaeology Earth Sciences,Biographies Politics Government War,History Travel Exploration Places
Price $24.30