London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trübner & Co., 1902. First edition. Hardcover. Octavo. Original orange cloth with decorative framing and black lettering on cover and spine. Books on Egypt and Chaldaea Vol. IX - XVI. From the end of the Neolithic Period to the Death of Cleopatra VII. B.C. 30. Volume one with six-fold folding map in color at rear. Volume VII with index for the entire set from page 171-321. Unidentified newspaper clipping "Egyptian "Soul Houses" laid into volume one. Illustrated throughout with in-text reproductions of photographs, Hieroglyphics, etc.
Vol. I: Egypt in the Neolithic and Archaic Periods, . Vol. II: Egypt under the Great Pyramid Builders. Vol. III: Egypt under the Amenemhäts and Hyksos. Vol. IV: Egypt and her Asiatic Empire. V. Egypt under Ramses the Great. Vol. VI: Egypt under the Pries-Kings and Tanites and Nubians. Vol. VII: Egypt under the Saites, Persians, and Ptolemies. Vol VIII: Egypt under the Ptolemies and Cleopatra VII.
Text with Hieroglyphics. Additional inscription on front free endpaper of volume one, dated October 1902. Light wear along edges of binding, and lightly rubbed. J. Milton State, April 30, 1908 (Vol. II with "Liverpool" added) inked to front endpapers. Volumes two, six and seven with very light waviness of covers near foredge. Vol. two starting at page 144, vol. six lightly starting at front endpaper. Very good condition. Item #51032