Item #203863597504 Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon. Claudius James Rich.
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon
Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon

Astronomy and Ancient History of the Ruins of Babylon

1816. Hardcover. MAURICE, Thomas (17541824). Observations connected with astronomy and ancient history, sacred and profane on the ruins of Babylon [with:] Observations on the remains of ancient Egyptian grandeur and superstition forming the appendix. London: printed for the author by John Murray, 1816 [and] 1818. 2 volumes in one, 4to. 4 engraved plates in the first section, 2 engraved plates in the appendix volume; advertisement and list of subscribers in the appendix. Half modern crushed niger, marbled sides, raised bands gilt, brown and green morocco lettering pieces gilt in 2 compartments, gilt centerpieces in remainder. (Some scorch marks to terminal text leaves of appendix volume, very occasional pale spotting to text and plates, mostly marginal). Provenance: Scottish Rite Temple (rubberstamp on sig. B). FIRST EDITIONS, of Maurices travel compendium on comparative religion and mythology, with a central focus on the civilizations of the ancient near East and the Indian subcontinent. Very Good. Item #203863597504

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