London; New York: John Murray; Charles Scribner's Sons, 1891. New edition. Hardcover. Quarto (9 x 6"). xxviii, 469, pp. Contemporary 3/4 crushed morocco over decorative paper covered boards, with gold lettering and Egyptian motifs in gilt along spine.Raised bands. Frontispiece.
Lavishly illustrated throughout with numerous in-text illustrations, plans, as well as full-page genealogical tables, including several folded, this work gives a vivid picture of the 30 dynasties that ruled Ancient Egypt and the complex societies that sustained them.
Book complete with its two folded maps of Lower and Upper Egypt, as well as its folded plan of Thebes at rear.
Binding heavily rubbed along edges. Ex-library pocket on inside of back cover. Binding in overall fair, interior in very good condition. f to vg. Item #45540