Lot 470: Author: Maspero, G.; Title: Egyptian Archaelogy; Place Published: New York; Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons; Date Published: 1892; Description: xx, 373 pp. Translated by Amelia B. Edwards. Profusely illustrated with text illustrations throughout. (8vo) 20x13.5 cm (8x5½") decorative tan cloth with gilt lettering and design. Second Edition, Revised.Gaston Camille Charles Maspero was a French Egyptologist known for popularizing the term "Sea Peoples" in an 1881 paper. This copy bears the book plate of John William Hansen on the front paste-down page. Condition: Slight rubbing to exremeities; hinges cracked; else near fine.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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