Author:Waldstein, Charles and Shoobridge, Leonard

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Herculaneum Past Present and Future

By: Waldstein, Charles and Shoobridge, Leonard

Price: £32.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan & Co Ltd: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000214

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Good++/No Jacket. First Edition. 4to - Tall and Thick. Original black buckram boards with gilt illustration of "Hermes in Repose" and gilt titling to spine.Small paint mark at bottom of spine. Corners knocked. Top of front board faded. With 11 coloured heliogravure (sepia toned print) illustrations, NOT FULL COLOUR. 48 Half tone plates. Col. frontis with tissue guard. Coloured map of Campania. Topography/the Inhabitants/earthquake of 63AD; eruption of 79 A.D. ; identifiable objects;Villa Suburbana, &c.; bibliography. This book is a history of Herculaeneum and a history of its excavatio... View more info