The Mycenaean Age: A Study of the Monuments and Culture of Pre-Homeric Greece


First edition. Amateur tape repairs to front and rear hinges (though these could probably be reversed and done properly), corners rubbed, ink name on front endpaper. 1897 Hard Cover. xxxi, 417 pp. 8vo. Includes frontispiece, 21 plates, and 169 illustrations in text. Contents include: Preface by J. Irving Manatt; Introduction by Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Dorpfeld; The Fortress-City; The Palace; The Private House and Domestic Life; The Dwellings of the Dead: Shaft-Graves; The Dwellings of the Dead: Beehive and Chamber Tombs; Dress and Personal Adornment; Arms and War; Some Phases of Mycenaean Art; The Islands as Mediators in Art; Writing in Mycenaean Greece; Religion; The Problem of Mycenaean Chronology; The Problem of the Mycenaean Race; The Mycenaean World and Homer; The Mycenaean Troy; The Fortress of Gha and Other Minyan Works at Lake Copais; Recent Mycenaean Finds in Attica, Salamis and Aegina; Addenda et Corrigenda; Index by Dr. Barker Newhall.

Title: The Mycenaean Age: A Study of the Monuments and Culture of Pre-Homeric Greece

Author: Tsountas, Chrestos; Manatt, J. Irving; Dorpfeld, Wilhelm; Newhall, Barker

Categories: Greek, Early Imprints, Classical Studies,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin and Company / The Riverside Press: 1897

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2262559

Keywords: HISTORY ANCIENT GREECE MYCENAEAN MYCENAE GREEK CULTURE MONUMENTS ARCHITECTURE,