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Book Description
Titles; preface; contents; list of plates & drawings in the text to front. Chapters include: The Brigantes & the Roman Conquest of their Kingdom; The Fate of the IXth Legion, its Replacement by the VIth & the final Subjugation of the Brigantes; Eboracum - Capital of the North; Successive Invasion & Disaster in Britain & Decline of the Eboracum; The Castra of Eboracum; Eboracum in relation to the Road System & Defences of the North; Public & Domestic life in Eboracum. At the rear is a b/w. fold-out plan of Roman York. Newspaper photo. of Bootham Bar dated 1929 pasted to front free end-paper; two local newspaper cuttings relating to Roman York loosely inserted.
Dealer Notes
First Edition; Includes index & Chronology of Roman Britain; Previous owner's signature in ink to fep.; Minor marking to rear cover; Slight foxing to page edges.
Author Home, Gordon
Date 1924
Binding Hardcover (Blue Cloth) Gilt titles spine
Publisher Ernest Benn Limited, London
Illustrator illustrated by b/w. drawings, maps & photo's.
Condition Very Good Condition, no dust-jacket
Pages 204

Price: £12.00

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