First Edition. With illustrations throughout. Large 8vo, bound in original printed wrappers as issued, lettered and illustrated on the upper cover. 48 pp., colour frontispiece, 2 illustrations on separate plates. A nice copy with some mild signs of wear to the covers. An important publication from the British School of Archaeology in Egypt. This part deals with the Jewellery of Riqqeh, Egyptian Nome Ensigns, the Moon Cult in Sinai, Egyptian Beliefs in a Future Life, The Mysterious Zet and Steles at Graz. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: ANCIENT EGYPT. Part I.
Publisher: London Macmillan 1914
Book Description Containing 5 articles. London: Macmillan and Co., 1917 Wrpps, 4to. (1). Water Lilies of Egypt, by Dr. W. D. Spanton. 20pp. coloured plate, 51 text figures. (2). An Architectural Sketch, by N. de G. Davies. 3pp. 2 illustrations. (3). Egypt and Mesopotamia, by W. M. F. Petrie. 11pp. 12 text illustrations. A very nice copy of the first edition in the publisher's wrappers. We have been selling antiquarian books on Africa, Oceania, archaeology, anthropology, travel and the ancient world for over thirty years. All our books are carefully catalogued and they are in excellent condition unless stated in the description. All shipments are fully insured at our expense. All books are carefully packaged in new packaging material and despatched by registered or recorded mail, or by a courier service; the customer is always able to track their shipment. All sales are accompanied by a VAT invoice. Photographs may be supplied if requested.[O]. Bookseller Inventory # 21450