Egypt and Western Asia in the Light of Recent Discoveries

KING, L. W., and H. R. HALL. Egypt and Western Asia in the Light of Recent Discoveries.

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KING, L. W., and H. R. HALL. Egypt and Western Asia in the Light of Recent Discoveries. London, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1910.

4to. Publisher's red cloth, spine lettered in gilt; outer and lower edges untrimmed; pp. [viii], [6], 480; with 100 plates, and numerous illustrations in the text; sunning to spine and upper board; marks to cloth; slight bumping to edges of boards, with a few spots here and there; a good copy.
First edition. King and Hall provide short descriptions of numerous excavations in the region, following a geographical rather than chronological order. This text was indented as an appendix or addendum to Prof Maspero's Histoire Ancienne des Peuples de L'Orient Classique. A splendidly produced volume summarizing the growth of archaeological research and knowledge of Egypt, Mesopotamia and Syria.

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