First edition. Hardback. Slight wear to extremeties otherwise very good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Titel: The Hill Figures of England.
Verlag: Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland, London, 1926
Buchbeschreibung London Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland 1926, 1926. FIRST EDITION. Quarto. 16 pp. 9 plates of which 2 are fold-out. Book Condition: Good. Publishers' quarter green pebbled cloth with printed green paper-covered boards. Spine split with loss, mainly to lower joint and head/tail but binding firm. Boards lightly soiled with bumped and worn corners. Minor creasing at lower corner of textblock and a little wrinkling at hinges otherwise contents clean and bright; no annotation or inscriptions. Scarce volume covering the historic hill figures of England, including the Cerne Abbas Giant , Uffington White Horse and Wilmington Long Man, with dimensions. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 4741
Buchbeschreibung Royal Anthropological Institute, Occasional Papers, No. 7. London: Royal Anthropological Institute, 1926 Med.4to. 16pp. 9 plates (2 folding). Covering the Long Man of Wilmington, the Giant of Cerne, the White Horse of Uffington, and the Crosses of Whiteleaf and Bledlow. Fraying to head and tail of spine, front board slightly marked, a good copy of the first edition in the publisher's green cloth backed printed boards. We have been selling antiquarian books on Africa, Oceania, archaeology, anthropology, travel and the ancient world for over thirty years. All our books are carefully catalogued and they are in excellent condition unless stated in the description. All shipments are fully insured at our expense. All books are carefully packaged in new packaging material and despatched by registered or recorded mail, or by a courier service; the customer is always able to track their shipment. All sales are accompanied by a VAT invoice. Photographs may be supplied if requested.[ ]. Buchnummer des Verkäufers B1143