First American edition, presumed first printing. Printed and presumed bound by Princeton University Press. Attractive reddish-brown buckram binding, with gilt-stamped lettering to the spine. Moderately bumped spine tail, and with fairly sharp corners. The binding is exceptionally clean. Slight cracking between the title page signature and the following page, cosmetic issue. The text block remains firmly bound in. 10.75 x 8.5 inches. Text block firmly bound in. With 292 numbered pages, and with 100 B&W figures interspersed throughout the text, and also with XXXIII plates, either full-page on white glossy coated stock or pull-out on beige lightly-coated stock. Some offsettings to the FEPs opposite the pastedowns. Number "2638" in a tiny and neat ink hand to an upper corner of the rear pastedown. Else an exceptionally clean volume, and with light evidence of shelf life. Very gently read. No remainder marks. No DJ present. A Very Good copy. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Excavations at the Jewry Wall Site, ...
Publisher: The Society of Antiquaries
Publication Date: 1948
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Society of Antiquaries Research Committee, 1948. Hardcover. Condition: Good. xi + 292pp inc. 100 figs + 33 plates, cloth, 4to card cover edges & spine faded, front hinge slightly pulled, Jeffrey May signature on ffep, bookplate inside front cover. Seller Inventory # 57908
Book Description Society of Antiquaries Research Committee, 1948. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. xi + 292pp inc. 100 figs + 33 plates, cloth, 4to spine faded. Seller Inventory # 56330
Book Description Oxford at the University Press, UK, 1948. Hardback. Condition: Very Good. Bound in brown cloth with gilt titles to the spine. Spine is slightly sunned. pp xi + 292 + plates. Small neat inscription to the front free end-paper otherwise a nice clean copy. Seller Inventory # 080568
Book Description Published by Oxford University Press, Oxford First Edition . 1948., 1948. First edition hard back binding in publisher's original brown rexine covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine. 4to 11'' x 9''. Contains 292 printed pages of text with monochrome illustrations and photographic plates, fold-out plates to the rear, plus pamphlet on the Jewry Wall loosely enclosed. Sun fading to the brown of the spine and margins, age tanning to the free end papers, ink names to the front free end paper and in Very Good condition, no dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A. LEICESTERSHIRE. Seller Inventory # 90961
Book Description Printed by Oxford University Press for The Society of Antiquaries, London, 1948. Hardcover. 10.5" x 8". 292pp. plus 33 plates, eight of which are folding maps. 100 b&w illustrations within text. Brownish red cloth, lettered in gilt. A very good copy lacking dust jacket. Light external wear & spotting to end papers, pages clean & unmarked. A detailed description of excavations carried out from 1936 to 1939 of the Jewry Wall in Leicester, long recognized as part of an important Roman building and one of the finest surviving fragments of Roman masonry in the country, with a historical background, a thorough description of the site, & a detailed catalog of objects found. Seller Inventory # 6477
Book Description Oxford, University Press by Charles Batey for the Society of Antiguaries and The Corporation of the City of Leicester, 1948. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 292pp. Text illustrations, plates. Endpapers slightly browned, spine faded, otherwise VG hardback. Seller Inventory # GB024