Paris: Librairie Orientaliste Paul Geuthner, 1972. First edition. Softcover. Quarto (9 7/8 x 6 1/2"). XIV, 486, pp. Uncut and unopened copy. Original printed wrappers. Errata leaf laid in. Front free endpaper inscribed and signed by the author to Stanislav Segert (1921-2005), a prominent scholar of Semitic languages and one of the foremost authorities on North-West Semitic languages.
Written by Józef Tadeusz Milik, a Polish biblical scholar and Catholic priest, this scarce monograph lists and examines the epigraphy and Semitic thiases of the Roman Near East found on the sites of Palmyra, Hatra and Tyr.
This work is illustrated with 16 b/w photographic plates.
Spine sunned, with closed tear at tail. Covers slightly age-toned along edges. Text in French. Wrappers in overall good, interior in fine condition. g to vg. Item #41552