Folio in brown polished cloth and half leather with bands and gilt titles to spine; , 104 pages, , XX leaves of plates ( folded) : illustrations (facsimiles, maps). Two unnumbered plates are large (approx. 36" in length), folded engraved maps in black & white. 41 cm. Damp-staining and some molding to lower half of text block, mainly to first half of book. Spine backing chipped at foot (about one inch); boards somewhat discolored and a bit mottled; slight mildew-staining (mainly to bottom gutter & hinges of first twenty or so pages), mild foxing throughout and moderate damp stains to leaves, also throughout; front endpaper loose. All plates present. Plates are located at rear of book and thus largely unaffected by damping, etc. Two large multi-folding maps partly cracked at a few folds only, with mild edge-wear and small tears and fraying to fore-edge of one of the maps. Binding is tight. Overall an about good if worn copy. Worthy of restoration. Hardcover. In Latin.|| Title vignettes, engraved. Facsimile reproductions of the manuscripts & epigraphy (stone inscriptions) found at Herculaneum, along with type-set transcriptions of the Latin. Text and commentaries in Latin. || Herculaneum (Extinct city) -- Early works to 1800. Vesuvius, Pompei. Maps. Archaeology; archeology. Volcanoes. Manuscripts, Greek (Papyri) -- Facsimiles. Manuscripts, Greek (Papyri) Herculaneum (Extinct city) Italy -- Herculaneum (Extinct city). Rare books. Bookseller Inventory # 85787
Title: Dissertationis isagogicae ad Herculanensium ...
Publisher: Ex Regia Typographi
Publication Date: 1797
Book Condition: good
Edition: First edition, presumed.
Book Description 2019. Softcover. Condition: New. This is a reprint of the original work published in 1844. We are professionally publishing these works using the classic text and artwork. The content of this print on demand book has not been changed. The book is printed in black and white. Illustrations if any are also in black and white. Re-sized. Sewn perfect bound for longer life. Fold-outs if any not included. This is a reprint of a very old book so there might be some imperfections like blurred pages poor images or missing pages which we were not able to remove. If the book is a multi volume set then this is only a single volume. We are proud to offer numerous titles all at incredible prices with worldwide delivery to over 100 countries. Printed on acid free paper. The image if shown any is for reference only so that you can be sure of the book title before buying. Seller Inventory # S990005574789