The Rev. Samuel Kinns, Ph.D. - Graven In The Rock. The Assyrian And Egyptian - 1895

Omschrijving
The Rev. Samuel Kinns, Ph.D. - Graven In The Rock. The Assyrian And Egyptian - 1895
Geïllustreerd, Geschiedenis, Exploratie, Archeologie, Geografie, Astronomie, Austen Henry Layard, Nineveh, Mesopotamië, Irak, - Aantal: 2 - Anders - zie de beschrijving

Two volume set for collectors, and for those interested in Austen Henry Layard, Nineveh, Mesopotamia, Iraq, Babylonia, Assyria, Egypt and Egyptology

Graven In The Rock
Or, The Historical Accuracy of The Bible
Confirmed, By Reference To The Assyrian and Egyptian
Monuments in the British Museum and Elsewhere
By The Rev. Samuel Kinns, Ph.d; JENA

Item Description
This two volume set is the result of three years special study of the Egyptian and Assyrian monuments (in the British museum) in an attempt to prove the historical portions of the bible are true.

Complete two volume set. With prefaces for the first, second and fourth edition, and facsimile autograph letter from the late Sir Austen Henry Layard. The two books are illustrated with 171 Engravings including frontispiece in each volume, and 37 plates. Published by Cassell and Company Limited, 1895. Publishers’ original blue boards with gilt design and lettering to upper boards and spines.

Volume I.
Frontispiece 'Sir Henry Rawlinson Copying the Inscription on the British Rock'
19 Full page plates, and other engravings in-text
Number of Pages: 432

Volume II.
Frontispiece portrait of 'The late sir Austin Henry Layard'
18 Full page plates, and other engravings in-text
Number of Pages: 271 including index + 11 pages of publishers’ works

Book Dimensions: 22.5 x 14.5 cm

Condition
A well-preserved volumes. Solid, and well-bound books. Light wear at extremities. Internally; the books are in very good condition. A label plate on past down pages of both volumes. Pen inscription and pen name and date to the prelims. Light marking and browning to the fore edges. Inner hinges are good. Pages are tightly held at the gutter. Text and engravings are clean and bright (Please see pictures).







Kavelgegevens
Object
Boek
Aantal boeken
2
Onderwerp
Exploratie, Archeologie, Geografie, Astronomie, Austen Henry Layard, Nineveh, Mesopotamië, Irak,, Geïllustreerd, Geschiedenis
Auteur/ Illustrator
The Rev. Samuel Kinns, Ph.D.
Boektitel
Graven In The Rock. The Assyrian And Egyptian
Staat
Zeer Goed
Publicatiejaar oudste item
1895
Druk
Geïllustreerde druk
Taal
Engels
Oorspronkelijke taal
Ja
Uitgever
Cassell and Company Limited
Band
Harde kaft
Extra's
Anders - zie de beschrijving
Aantal pagina‘s.
703
Afmetingen
22,5×14,5 cm
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