KING, W.L., and H.R. HALL. Egypt and Western Asia in the Light of recent Discoveries … containing One Hundred Plates and Illustrations. London, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1907.
Large 8vo. Original crushed black morocco, spine with raised bands and lettered in gilt, all edges gilt over red; pp. viii, , 480, highly illustrated; a very good copy.
First edition of this splendidly produced volume summarizing the growth of archaeological research and knowledge of Egypt, Mesopotamia and Syria. This copy is in a de-luxe binding very much in syle with religious books.