Title Atlas of Ancient & Classical Geography (Everyman's Library Reference)
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Fair
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Publisher London J. M. Dent & Sons 1928
Seller ID 006182
230 pp. Red cloth covers, with gilt lettering, are stained, marked, scuffed. Corners are worn and frayed. Front and back gutters are split, showing mesh. Decorated endpapers have a few inked scribbles and a little abrasion. A section of the rear free endpaper has been torn away. Upper edge of text block is tinted green, but tinting is worn and fading. Previous owner has inked a line map of the Battle of Arbela and a list titled "Rise of Macedonia" on the front flyleaf. Otherwise, internally unmarked; solidly bound. This edition (1928) contains considerably more maps and other content than did the earliest editions. There are more than 40 colour maps and another 19 line maps of cities (Pompei, Thebes, Babylon, etc) and battlefields (Marathon, Salamis, etc). Extensive gazetteer and index.