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Cook's Handbook for Egypt and the Egyptian Sudan

by E. A. Wallis Budge

Condition: Fair/No Jacket


London: Thos. Cook & Son, 1911. 3rd edition. Hardback. Fair/No Jacket. 676 . Black cloth-covered boards, gilt titles. Condition Notes: Boards very rubbed and worn. Front board and spine have become detached; text block is broken at pages 352-369, where stitching has failed. Pages clean, maps all present although one has a small tear.
  • Bookseller: Duck Cottage Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 583
  • Title: Cook's Handbook for Egypt and the Egyptian Sudan
  • Author: E. A. Wallis Budge
  • Format/binding:Hardback
  • Book condition: Used - Fair
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: 3rd edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Thos. Cook & Son
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1911
  • Keywords: Egypt, archaeology
  • Bookseller catalogs: Egypt;


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