NINEVEH AND ITS REMAINS With an account of a visit to the Chaldæan Christians of Kurdistan and the Yezidis, or Devil worshippers; and an enquiry into the Manners and Arts of the Ancient Assyrians

By: Layard, Austen Henry

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Clean and tight in original green cloth bindings with gilt lettering at spines and gilt images of an archeological relic on front boards (similar images in blind on rear boards). Original owner's name on ffep "Mrs. Elizabeth Tweedy / Jan'y 1850", light scattered foxing, otherwise clean and tight; minor rubbing at corners and spine ends; very nice condition. All plates and maps present EXCEPTing the final folding map in Volume 1 -- "Map to Illustrate the Journeys".

Title: NINEVEH AND ITS REMAINS With an account of a visit to the Chaldæan Christians of Kurdistan and the Yezidis, or Devil worshippers; and an enquiry into the Manners and Arts of the Ancient Assyrians

Author Name: Layard, Austen Henry

Categories: History and Travel, Archeology, Middle East Studies, 19th Century, Travel and Exploration,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam: 1849

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: 38319