GARSTANG, John. The Walls of Jericho. The Marston-Melchett Expedition of 1931 [followed by] GREGORY, J. W. Geological Researches in the Judean Desert.

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GARSTANG, John. The Walls of Jericho. The Marston-Melchett Expedition of 1931 [followed by] GREGORY, J. W. Geological Researches in the Judean Desert. London, Palestine Exploration Fund, October, 1931.

8vo. Original illustrated wrappers; pp. 186-202, plates after photographs and drawings, colour printed folding gfeological map of the Jericho region; very well preserved.
These two articles are gound-breaking in the history of Biblicqal archaeology in establishing that during the bronze age there had been a collapse of the city wall prior to a fire, with charred remains of food unearthed. The article by Gregory is a valuable contribution to the geology of Palestine.

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