Paris: Librairie Orientaliste Paul Geuthner, 1929. First edition. Softcover. Quarto (9 3/4 x 6 1/2"). , 303, pp. Original printed wrappers.
Illustrated with five photogravure plates, Gustave Lefebvre's "Histoire des Grands Prêtres d'Amon de Karnak Jusqu'à la XXIe Dynastie" divides the story of Amun's High-Priests into three parts:
- From our earliest acquaintance with the priesthood in the Middle Kingdom down to the acquisition of supreme power by Herihor in the 21st Dynasty.
- The period of the priest-kings belonging to Herihor's family and the line of Bubastites.
- The epoch of Divine Votaresses from the reign of Osorkon III onwards.
Minor shelf wear. Text in French. Wrappers and interior in overall very good condition. vg. Item #41550