Museum of Antiquity - A Description of Ancient Life: The Employments, Amusements, Customs and Habits, the Cities, Palaces, Monuments and Tombs, the Literature and Fine Arts of 3,000 Years Ago.

By: Yaggy, L.W.; Haines, T.L.

Price: $75.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Minimal cosmetic wear, ink stamp on front flyleaf. 1882 Half-Leather. xiv, 15-944 pp. 8vo. Original half leather, brown cloth boards, gilt titles and decorations, marbled page ridges, marbled endpapers. Engraved frontispiece, engraved plates and inset illustrations throughout text. An overview of ancient life, with chapters on Pompeii, Troy, Nineveh and Babylon, the Bible, and treating subjects such as the Coliseum, musical instruments, domestic utensils, agriculture, painting and sculpture, literature, and funerary practices.

Title: Museum of Antiquity - A Description of Ancient Life: The Employments, Amusements, Customs and Habits, the Cities, Palaces, Monuments and Tombs, the Literature and Fine Arts of 3,000 Years Ago.

Author: Yaggy, L.W.; Haines, T.L.

Categories: Ancient, Early Imprints, Archaeology,

Publisher: Standard Publishing House: 1882

Binding: Half-Leather

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2302556

Keywords: ANCIENT HISTORY CULTURE ANTHROPOLOGY ANTIQUITY,