London: British School of Egyptian Archaeology, 1952. First edition. Hardcover. Folio (12 1/4 x 10"). vi, , 26, pp (Text), 27 leaves (Plates), as issued. Original 3/4 red cloth over printed paper covered boards, with gold lettering to spine and black lettering to front cover. Frontispiece.
This work deals with Hilda Petrie's partial excavation of seven mastaba tombs of the Pyramid Age back in 1905. It contains striking facsimile copying of their wall scenes.
Minor shelf wear to binding. Ex-library stamp to top and bottom edges, bookplate on inside of front cover, and library pocket on inside of back cover. Binding and interior in overall very good condition. vg. Item #45541