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John Pendlebury in Crete: comprising his Travelling hints and his First trip to Eastern Crete (1928) together with Appreciations By Nicholas Hammond and T.J.Dunbabin and a Prefatory Note By S.C.Roberts.

by Pendlebury, J. D. S., Hammond, N., & Dunbabin, T. J

Condition: Very Good/No Jacket


Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1948 Cambridge: Printed for private circulation at the University Press.1948. A memorial volume dedicated to John Pendlebury, killed during the Nazi invasion of Crete May 1941.(Read Dilys Powell's "Villa Ariadne" for a description of this) (First printing, limited to 250 copies) Slip laid in "With the compliments of Mrs John Pendlebury" Nice copy, text clean and crisp. some shelf wear, and corner are bumped. Name of previous owner on ffep, booksellers ticket. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
  • Bookseller: KALAMOS BOOKS CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 20623
  • Title: John Pendlebury in Crete: comprising his Travelling hints and his First trip to Eastern Crete (1928) together with Appreciations By Nicholas Hammond and T.J.Dunbabin and a Prefatory Note By S.C.Roberts.
  • Author: Pendlebury, J. D. S., Hammond, N., & Dunbabin, T. J
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Place: Cambridge
  • Date published: 1948
  • Keywords: CRETE ARCHAEOLOGY PENDLEBURY
  • Bookseller catalogs: Crete; British in Greece; Greece - Archaeology;
  • Subjects: HISTORY / Ancient / Greece; TRAVEL / Europe / Greece;


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