Nineveh and Persepolis


Nineveh and Persepolis: an historical sketch of ancient Assyria and Persia, with an account of the recent researches in those countries. Third edition, revised and enlarged.

Book Details

Author  W. S. W. VAUX
Publisher  Arthur Hall, Virtue & Co.
Publication Date   September 23, 2017


Fair+ leather hardcover. SCARCE1 ORIGINAL 1851 PRINTING (3rd edition. Revised and enlarged). Beautiful illustrations. With fold-out map of western asia. Text unmarked. Pages clean....foxing mostly only on illustration pages. Covers (full brown morocco with gilt dragon/lettering on front) show edge wear with heavy rubbing/scuffing and bumped corners. Spine back strip almost torn off. Hinges cracked but binding still intact. Covers quite worn but pages still in very good condition.

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