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SACRED STONES SACRED PLACES by  Marianna Lines - First Edition - 1992 - from Diversity Books and Biblio.com

SACRED STONES SACRED PLACES

by Lines, Marianna

Condition: Very Good +/Very Good +


Edinburgh, Scotland: Saint Andrew Press, 1992. (xiv) + 162pp., colour plates, supported by b/white halftone plates, throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over nominally bumped spine. Boards undamaged. Leaves clean. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket minimally edgeworn only. Photographic images throughout, by Paul Turner, enhance this documented exploration of some of the very remarkable monuments to Scotland's intriguing heritage . . . Contents include: Prelims., Area-By-Area, Acks., Appendix, Biblio., Index. Book weight approx. 1.1 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.. First Edition. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good +/Very Good +. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
  • Bookseller: Diversity Books AU (AU)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 006797
  • Title: SACRED STONES SACRED PLACES
  • Author: Lines, Marianna
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good +
  • Jacket condition: Very Good +
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0715206524
  • ISBN 13: 9780715206522
  • Publisher: Saint Andrew Press
  • Place: Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Date published: 1992
  • Keywords: ARCHAEOLOGY, SCOTLAND, CELTIC STONES, STONE CARVINGS (SCOTLAND), LINES, MARIANNA
  • Bookseller catalogs: Archaeology;
  • Subjects: SOCIAL SCIENCE / Archaeology;
  • Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

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