The Hittites - (The Ancient East No. VI)

By: Messerschmidt, Dr L. (translated By J. Hutchinson)

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Rust Brown cloth bound boards with black titling to front board and gilt titling to spine. Ex library stamp on front paste down and reverse of title ONLY . Translated by J Hutchison. Under the title 'The Ancient East' a series of short popular but thoroughly scientific studies by the leading scholars of Germany set forth the recent discoveries and investigations in Babylon, Assyrian and Egyptian history, religion, and archaeology, especially as they bear upon the traditional views of early Eastern history. 56pp with b/w illus. An old booksellers catalogue cutting is attached to front paste down stating " 'The Hittites: the evolution of the form of civilisation known under that name its scope, scenes of the discovery of Hittite remains, the Hittite script, inscriptions and their interpretation, illustrated by 9 facsimilies &c., ' Nutt 1903....9d" ALSO included is a Folded Advert and booking form for The Schweich Lectures on Biblical Archaeology - 'The Hittites' by Dr A. Cowley at The British Academy, which is stuck in on its edge between pages 28/29. There were to be 3 Lectures and the Summary is printed - with a pencil note that the former owner "attended the 3rd Lecture without a ticket"! Overall a VERY Clean Tight and Bright copy - little used.; 000257; Ex-Library (Minimal Marks); 8vo Slim

Title: The Hittites - (The Ancient East No. VI)

Author Name: Messerschmidt, Dr L. (translated By J. Hutchinson)

Categories: Archaeology. 'Classic' Studies, Theology. Religions. Jewish,

Edition: First Edition UK

Publisher: London, David Nutt: 1903

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 000257

Keywords: BABYLON Assyrian And Egyptian History RELIGION ARCHAEOLOGY Eastern History The Ancient East MESSERSCHMIDT Dr L. Hittites