Title The Palace of Nestor at Pylos in Western Messenia: Vol. II, The Frescoes; Vol. III, Acropolis and Lower Town, Tholoi and Grave Circle, Chamber Tombs, Discoveries Outside the Citadel
Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition Near Fine
Edition First Edition
Size 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall
Publisher Princeton, NJ, U.S.A. Princeton University Press 1969
Seller ID 007464
Offered are Volumes II and III of the 3-volume work, The Palace of Nestor at Pylos in Western Messenia, published for the University of Cincinnati by Princeton University Press. Vol. II, The Frescoes, issued in 1969 and Vol. III, Acropolis and Lower Town...., in 1973. Illustrations printed by the Meriden Gravure Company, CT. Composed, printed and bound in the USA. NOT ex-library. Handsome brown buckram bindings, with crisp gilt-stamped lettering to the spines. Generally unbumped spine heads and tails, with sharp corners. 11.25 x 9 inches. Text blocks firmly bound in. Vol. II with xi and 256 numbered pages of text, followed by 144 B&W plates plus color Plates A to R. Vol. III with xvii and 269 numbered pages of text, followed by 356 B&W plates, figures, archival photos and site plans. All illustrations in both volumes on heavy matte stock. Both volumes immensely clean and quite tight. Either unread or very gently read. Attractive plain buff DJs with black-stamped lettering. The DJs in clear Mylar DJ protectors. A Near Fine pair of volumes in Near Fine DJs.