Egypt: Descriptive, Historical and Picturesque. Two Volumes, Complete

Ebers. Georg.; Bell, Clara (translator)

Published by Cassell and Company/Cassell Publishing, London/New York
Condition: Good Hardcover
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no date, circa 1879 based on dates within. Folio. Brown cloth with extensive gilt decorations and titling to the front covers. Xxiv, 327; xxii, 388 pp. With many full page and small illustrations throughout. A detailed description of Egypt, chronicling its ancient history and civilization, as well as its then recent history. Also included are descriptions of Cairo and Alexandria, both in antiquity and then present day, as well as accounts of ruins, tombs, etc. Georg Ebers was a noted German Egyptologist, noted for his discovery of the Ebers Papyrus, an ancient Egyptian medical text, as well as for his nonfiction and fiction that sought to popularize Egypt and its history. GOOD+ condition. Minor fading to the covers. Minor to moderate scuffing, heaviest along the extremities, corners and spine. Volume two with rather heavy scuffing/wear at the center fore edges, with the cloth starting to wear through. Both spines very faded. Interiors solid. Minor soiling to the preliminaries of volume 2. Bookseller Inventory # 007021

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Title: Egypt: Descriptive, Historical and ...

Publisher: Cassell and Company/Cassell Publishing, London/New York

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition:Good

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