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Rambles and Studies in Greece

by Mahaffy, J.P.[ John Pentland]

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  • hardcover
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London: Macmillan & Co, 1892 The Dictionary of National Biography relates the story than on "His first visit to Greece in 1875, for which he absented himself during Trinity term and was severely reprimanded by the board of the college, led to his charming and popular Rambles and Studies in Greece " (The first edition was issued by Macmillan in 1876). As well as describing his travels in 19th.C. Greece in search of classical sites it includes a chapter on Medieval Greece.Nice decorative gilded binding with the same design as "Social Life in Greece from Homer to Menander" q.v.(This is an ORIGINAL book, NOT a POD reprint !). 4th.Ed... Decorative Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.

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Bookseller
KALAMOS BOOKS CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
25486
Title
Rambles and Studies in Greece
Author
Mahaffy, J.P.[ John Pentland]
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Edition
4th.Ed..
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Macmillan & Co
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1892
Keywords
GREECE GREEK ANTIQUITIES DESCRIPTION & TRAVEL ATHENS ATTICA DELPHI CORINTH SPARTA BOEOTIA OLYMPIA OLYMPIAN GAMES PELOPONNESE MYCENAE TIRYNS
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