Historic Cyprus. A Guide to its Towns & Villages, Monasteries & Castles

GUNNIS, Rupert. Historic Cyprus. A Guide to its Towns & Villages, Monasteries & Castles.

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GUNNIS, Rupert. Historic Cyprus. A Guide to its Towns & Villages, Monasteries & Castles. London, Methuen, [1936].

8vo. Original boards with illustrated dust-wrapper; ix, [7], 495, plates after photographs, large fold-out map at rear; apart from very light spotting to the rarely seen wrappers, a very good copy.
Reprint of the first edition. A throroughly researched Cyprus guide, written by a historian of British sculpture. 'From 1932 to 1935 he acted as an inspector of antiquities for the Cyprus Museum and his guidebook, Historic Cyprus: a Guide to its Towns and Villages, Monasteries and Castles (1936), the fruit of his extensive researches into the history and archaeology of the island, has become a classic of its kind' (ODNB).

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