Acceptable. Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
Good. Ex-library copy with usual markings. Cover shows minor wear and rubbing, tape on the spine and corners. Pages are tanned and mostly clean, text and pictures are intact and unmarred. Very Clean Copy-Over 500, 000 Internet Orders Filled.
Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. 1880/1880. Gold cloth w/ gilt on spine & ornate gilt & balck decor on cvr. Wear & chipping at spine ends, spine darkened, wear on cors., soil on rear clean & bright frt. cvr. 3" tear on rear gutter into spine1/2". Innards are shaken, text clean & tight.
Good. 944 pages frontispiece, illustrations, plans 25 cm. Bound in publisher's pictorial cloth. Hardcover. Hinges cracked. This is an oversized or heavy book that requires additional postage for international delivery outside of Canada and the US.
Good. New York: Standard Publishing House, 1882. Early printing , first published 1880. Attractively bound, well-illustrated book about ancient life. Includes seven full page steel plate engravings with tissue overleafs and well more than a hundred additional illustrations within the text. Victorian binding in dark yellow lettered and extensively decorated in gilt and black, marbled edges and endpapers, 944 pages (2 1/2" thick). Covers rubbed with assitional light fraying to corners and spine ends, hinges neatly internally reglued, text block sound, pages clean, no names or other markings. Chapters include: Pompeii; Amusements; Domestic Life; Domestic Utensils; Employment; Troy; Nineveh and Babylon; Religion or Mythology; Fine Arts; Literature; Tombs and Catacombs; and Truth of the Bible. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall.
Very Good. No Jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Brown pebbled morocco with gilt Corner and spine are bumped and shelf worn. It has 7 steel plate engravings, and many illustrations. 944 pages of descriptions of ancient life: the employment, amusements, customs and habits, the cities, places, monuments and tombs, the literature and fine arts of 3, 000 years.
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