NINEVEH AND THE REMAINS with an Account of the Visit to Chaldean christians of Kurdistan, and the Yizidis, or Devil-Worshippers; and an Inquiry Into the Manners and Artsof the Ancient Assyrians (in Two Volumes complete)

Layard, Austen Henry , Esq. D.C. L,

Published by George P. Putnam, 1849
Used / Hardcover / Quantity Available: 0
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book

About the Book

We're sorry; this book is no longer available. AbeBooks has millions of books. Please enter search terms below to find similar copies.

Description:

First Edition. Bound in 3/4 green leather with marbled boards. Two volumes, each with a frontispiece with tissue guard. Numerous engraved plates throughout, folding maps & plans, etc. Plates & text are both largely free of foxing. The main flaw to the set is rubbing to covers, corners, and spine, although leather remains supple. Amazingly the green color has not faded on the spine. Five raised bands. Internal hinges at marbled endpapers reinforced with burgandy cloth, several owners' names or bookplates. Binding is good only, textblock & plates are very good. First US edition. Bookseller Inventory #

Bibliographic Details

Title: NINEVEH AND THE REMAINS with an Account of ...
Publisher: George P. Putnam
Publication Date: 1849
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good

AbeBooks offers millions of new, used, rare and out-of-print books, as well as cheap textbooks from thousands of booksellers around the world. Shopping on AbeBooks is easy, safe and 100% secure - search for your book, purchase a copy via our secure checkout and the bookseller ships it straight to you.

Search thousands of booksellers selling millions of new & used books

New & Used Books

New & Used Books

New and used copies of new releases, best sellers and award winners. Save money with our huge selection.

AbeBooks Home

Rare & Out of Print Books

Rare & Out of Print Books

From scarce first editions to sought-after signatures, find an array of rare, valuable and highly collectible books.

Rare Books

Textbooks

Textbooks

Catch a break with big discounts and fantastic deals on new and used textbooks.

Textbooks

More Books to Discover