Item Detail

Item Number 5891
Title Egyptians, The
Author Aldred, Cyril
Condition VG+/VG+
Publisher Thames and Hudson
Place Published New York
Date Published 1984
Edition Revised Edition
Binding Hardcover
Notes This revised & enlarged edition is bound in purple cloth with gilt printing on the spine and an image on front. It is a very pretty book; clean, straight & tight with slight wear to lower spine edge and corners & one slightly bumped upper corner. The price intact dust jacket is clean, bright & crisp; just a touch of edgewear and a couple of scratches in the laminate on the back panel. It is illustrated on the front panel with a photograph of a gilted and painted wooden statue of King Tutankhamun as the god Horus venquishing the forces of evil, from his tomb in the Valley of the Kings, c. 1330 BC. The photograph is by Roger Wood. The book itself has 148 illustrations, 8 in color and provides an up-to-date guide to the world of the ancient Egyptians. ; B&W Illustrations; 9-1/2" x 6-1/2" inches; 216 pages
LoC or ISBN 050002104X
Keyword(s) Cyril Aldred,Egypt,Egyptians,Ancient Egypt,History,World History,Ancient People
Category(ies) Anthropology Archaeology Earth Sciences,Biographies Politics Government War,History Travel Exploration Places,Texts Scholastic Reference Philosophy,Misc. & Collectible Non-Fiction
Price $22.50