Publisher: H Grevel and Co, London;
Date of Publication: 1887
Stock Code: 5245
FIRST ENGLISH EDITION. Octavo, pp xii, 328. 299 illustrations in text. Publishers’ bevelled tan cloth with titles and decoration in gilt to spine and upper board and roundel in blue to upper board. Brown endpapers. Edges rubbed with minor wear at corners and spine tips. Inner hinges cracked but holding. Ownership inscriptions to verso ffep and half-title in ink and some marginal lining in pencil. A Good copy.
Well illustrated guide, aimed at students and tourists, to the antiquities of Egypt including houses, temples and fortresses and many works of art. Translated from the French by Amelia B Edwards.