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EGYPTIAN HISTORICAL / EGYPTOLOGY VOLUMES, SET OF SIX, John Gardner Wilkinson, "Manners and Customs of the Ancient Egyptians", 1837, John Murray, London, in three volumes, green cloth boards, and ibid, Second Series, 1841, John Murray, London, in three volumes, including supplement volume "Index & Plates", with numerous fold-out plates, green cloth boards.
Fair condition overall, ex-library collection, appears complete, expected moderate wear to boards, corners bumped, interiors legible, but with toning, staining, foxing, some pages loose at binding but present, some fold-out plates with losses and tears, some with crude tape repairs.
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.

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Fair condition overall, ex-library collection, appears complete, expected moderate wear to boards, corners bumped, interiors legible, but with toning, staining, foxing, some pages loose at binding but present, some fold-out plates with losses and tears, some with crude tape repairs.

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EGYPTIAN HISTORICAL / EGYPTOLOGY VOLUMES, SET OF SIX

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