Title Mémoires de la Mission Archéologique de Perse, Tome XVI, Mission en Susiane
Book Condition Very Good
Edition First French Edition
Size Folio - over 12" - 15" tall
Publisher Paris, France Editions Ernest Leroux 1921
Seller ID 006679
Ce n'est pas une édition bilingue. Texte en français uniquement, pas en anglais. In French, not in English. Printed and bound in France. Originally issued in paperback format. Later rebound in dark brown leatherette binding, with crisp gilt-stamped lettering to the spine. Unbumped spine head and tail, with sharp corners. 13.5 x 10.5 inches. Text block firmly bound in. 59 numbered pages of text followed by XXIII full-page B&W plates on heavy matte stock. Several of the pages are still unopened. Plate XXII with a one-inch tear at the top, not into the illustration. Sunning and darkening to the title page. With the simple ex libris book plate of Joel L. Malter to the front pastedown. On the whole a very clean copy, inside and out, and fairly tight. A Very Good copy. From the library of Joel L. Malter, a famous numismatist and collector of archaeology books.