First Edition of Layard's Nineveh and Bablyon (1853)

LAYARD, Austen H.

Discoveries in the Ruins of Nineveh and Babylon; with Travels in Armenia, Kurdistan and the Desert: being the Result of a Second Expedition undertaken for the Trustees of the British Museum.

Published: 1853: John Murray. London

Date: 1853

FIRST EDITION. 8vo.(8¾x5½ins.) pp.xxiii[+i errata],686 wiith half title. Fldng. Fpce., 7 plates, 1 fldng. plate, 3 fldng. plans, 2 fldng. maps at end, illns. in text. Orig. cloth with decoration of a winged bull encompassing both covers and the spine. Rebacked with orig. spine (v. sl. defective) laid down. V.G.

Illustrated
Oriignal Illustrations

Condition
Very Good

Binding
Hardcover

£250

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