Very Good+ oversized hardcover in Very Good+ dustjacket. Normal shelfwear to dustjacket includes chipping to head of spine. Foxing to page-ends, end-papers. Otherwise, pages and text are clean and bright. Fold-out map included, as well as several b&w plates. Overall, an attractive copy. 124 pp.
Large 4to, 124pp, bibliography, charts of the diggings, one f-o, plus 55 plates showing details of objects found: a thorough record of the excavation in a mound at Dawu, Akuapim, Ghana; hardback, vg vg dw.
Very Good in Good jacket. 60.00x40.00 1961 Hardback edition, complete with dust jacket that has a small tear to it. Text is in English. We have a wide range of Egyptology books in stock, order more than one.
1961. University College of Ghana/Thomas Nelson. First edition. Hardcover. Book-VG, edges rubbed. Dj-good, edgewear & chips. 12x8.5. 90pp. 1 fold-out plan, 55 b/w plates. The detailed report of the scientific excavation of a 24-ft. high midden mound in Akwapim, Ghana, which was in use for four centuries from the fourteenth or fifteenth centuries, an important contribution to the unravelling of the history of Ghana.
1961. Thomas Nelson & Sons. First. Hardcover. Book: Near Fine. Dj: VG. 12x9. 129pp and 55 pages of b/w plates. Bibliography, charts of the diggings. Illustrated with distribution diagrams. This book is an important contribution to the archaeology of Ghana and to the unravelling of the history of the country. It is a detailed report of the scientific excavation of a 24ft high midden mound in Akwapim which apears to have been in use for about 400 years from a date in the fourteenth or fifteenth century. The archaeological evidence has been related to oral traditions concerning the movements of the Guan and Akwamu peoples.
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