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ANTIQUITIES / GREEK HISTORICAL VOLUME, Henry Schliemann, "Ilios: The City and Country of the Trojans", 1880, John Murray, London, presumed first edition, impressed blue cloth boards with gilt lettering and decoration, scenic frontispiece, having fold-out map, six fold-out plates, and numerous other plates.
Good condition overall, boards with bumped corners and some dents, some toning/discoloration, cover with remnants of adhesive label, interior appears complete, less than expected toning, boards separated at binding but with later tape reinforcement, fold-out map with a 4 1/2" tear, two fold-out plates detached from binding but present.
Provenance: From the research library of Ivor Noel Hume, O.B.E., F.S.A., Williamsburg, VA.
Catalogue Note: Ivor Noel Hume (1927-2017), O.B.E. (Order of the British Empire), F.S.A. (Fellow, Society of Antiquaries), was a distinguished scholar, author, and former director of the Department of Archaeological Research at Colonial Williamsburg.

Condition

Good condition overall, boards with bumped corners and some dents, some toning/discoloration, cover with remnants of adhesive label, interior appears complete, less than expected toning, boards separated at binding but with later tape reinforcement, fold-out map with a 4 1/2" tear, two fold-out plates detached from binding but present.

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$100.00

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  • 24.5%

ANTIQUITIES / GREEK HISTORICAL VOLUME

Estimate $200 - $300Jun 22, 2018
2177 Green Valley Lane
Mt. Crawford, VA 22841
United States
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