Ten Years' Digging in Egypt, 1881-1891

By: Petrie W. M. Flinders (William Matthew Flinders Petrie)

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Burgundy textured boards with bright gilt titling/small decoration to the front cover and bright gilt titling to the spine. Head/tail of the spine and corners bumped from storage. Overall covers VG. Page fore-edges lightly tanned, top edge dust ingrained. Internally overall very clean. Clean floral endpapers and an heraldic bookplate on the front pastedown (Elizabeth Kemeys-Tynte). (4) + 201pp + (3 - last page 'Works by Flinders Petrie'). Black and white tissue guard frontispiece - tissue guard very browned/foxed - leaving some tiny foxing spots on the opposing pages. A pencil gift note to the top of the title page - "To my dear daughter Elizabeth 11 July 1896". Can easily be erased if desired, o/w internally clean and excellent. Over a 100 black and white illustrations - line-drawings / map / diagrams, etc - throughout the book. Overall a G+ to VG copy. See Images. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall

Title: Ten Years' Digging in Egypt, 1881-1891

Author Name: Petrie W. M. Flinders (William Matthew Flinders Petrie)

Categories: Middle East/Egypt, Archaeology. 'Classic' Studies,

Edition: Second Edition Revised

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society,: 1893

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 114899

Keywords: Ten Years' Digging In Egypt, 1881-1891. William Matthew Flinders Petrie Second Edition Revised. Archaeology. Heraldic Bookplate On The Front Pastedown (elizabeth Kemeys-tynte) A Pencil Gift Note To The Top Of The Title Page - "to My Dear Daughter Elizabeth 11 July 1896".