AYLWARD, William. Excavations at Zeugma. Conducted by Oxford Archaeology. Los Altos, California: The Packard Humanities Institute, 2013.
Three volumes, 4to. Original black cloth, spines lettered in gilt; pp. xii, 279, ; vi, 258; vi, 449, numerous illustrations, hundreds of plates, two plans in rear pocket of volume I; issued without wrappers, very clean and fresh.
Very rare first edition. This is the archaeological documentation of the ancient city of Commagene on the Turkish side of the river Euphrates, now partly submerged by the recently built Birecik Dam. 'These volumes do not contain a printed index, but search aids may be available at zeugma.packhum.org' (volume 1, page iv).
COPAC locates copies only at the Institute of Classical Studies, Leicester University, in Oxford, and at the Society of Antiquaries of London. No other copy on the market. - A very heavy set.