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The Cities and Cemeteries of Etruria. by  George Dennis - Hardcover - 1883 - from Paul Haynes Rare Books (SKU: biblio146)

The Cities and Cemeteries of Etruria.

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The Cities and Cemeteries of Etruria.

by Dennis, George

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Third edition. John Murray. London. 1883. Two volumes. Octavo. cxxviii, 501, (2) addenda and errata pp. Frontis., 12 plans, some folding, numerous illus.; xv, 579, (1) errata pp. Colour frontis., 10 plans, some folding, folding map, numerous illus. Original decorative cloth, gilt and blind tooling. Very bright set. Slightly bumped and rubbed. Upper hinges cracked but firm. Occasional spotting. Bookplates of Sir John Nicholson Barran, [First Baronet] designed and engraved by George W Eve [R.E. (1855-1914)], dated 1896, to feps.

Dennis, George (1814–1898), Archaeologist and explorer. The result of several explorations in Tuscany, Lazio and Umbria from 1842 to 1878, this work remains the fundamental reference and guide to the Etruscan city-states.

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Bookseller
Paul Haynes Rare Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
biblio146
Title
The Cities and Cemeteries of Etruria.
Author
Dennis, George
Book condition
Used - See item description
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
John Murray
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1883
Keywords
Bookplate, Italy, Archaeology, Travel
Bookseller catalogs
Travel and Exploration; Europe; Provenance, Bookplates and Associations; Archaeology & Ancient History; Fine Bindings;
Size
8vo
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About Paul Haynes Rare Books

Paul Haynes has been an antiquarian bookseller since 1978. Based in Hay on Wye, he travels worldwide to buy and sell rare and old books. A member of the ABA, ILAB and PBFA. Paul Haynes Rare Books offers both antiquarian and scarce books in all subjects, with something of a bias towards the owner's passion for Travel and Exploration.

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errata
Errata: aka Errata Slip A piece of paper either laid in to the book correcting errors found in the printed text after being...[more]
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[more]
cracked
In reference to a hinge or a book's binding, means that the glue which holds the opposing leaves has allowed them to separate,...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]

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