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SEARCH FOR SYBARIS - The Story of the Archaeologists' Eight-Year Search for the Ancient City of the Sybarites by  Orville H Bullitt - First UK Edition - 1971 - from W. Fraser Sandercombe and Biblio.com

SEARCH FOR SYBARIS - The Story of the Archaeologists' Eight-Year Search for the Ancient City of the Sybarites

by Bullitt, Orville H

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


London: J. M. Dent and Sons, 1971. (xiv) 238 pp. Dark orange cloth with a brown pictorial on the front panel; lettered in brown on the spine; endpaper maps; illustrated with black and white photographs, maps and charts. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket with some rubbing on the front panel; price intact; no interior markings. The Chapters are: Sybaris 720 - 510 B.C.; Development of Greece; Sybaris; Off to Sybaris; Early Days of Sybaris; Sybaris in 600 B.C.; The Ancient Accounts; Colonies of Sybaris; Croton; Prior Expeditions; The Search; The Instruments; Thurii; The Expedition; Sybaris 1963; Archaic Buildings Found at Last 1964; We Have Found Sybaris 1965; Anticlimax 1966; and Finale; followed by Reference Notes; Bibliography; Ancient Authors; and an index.. First UK Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.




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