THE BURIED CITY Of The East: Nineveh. A Narrative of The Discoveries of Mr. Layard and M. Botta At Nimroud and Khorsabad; With Descriptions of the Exhumed Sculptures, and Particulars of The Early History of the Ancient Ninevite Kingdom

London: Office of the National Illustrated Library, [c1851]., 1851, 1851. 1st Edition. Hardcover. About the nicest copy of this title we'd expect to find in original publisher bidning of dusty rose- colored linen, eleaborately blindstamped all around with gilt to spine., gte, publisher's decorated endpapers with National Illustrated Library pub list. xv + 310 + ad. A few spots prelims and rears, and a faint water ring front board. Better than very good, solid copy. First edition, later printing, but unknown, "tenth thousand " on title page. VGtoNF. Item #010684

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