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Prshwar 1912, Government Printers. Cloth spine over paper. covered boards, 16pp + xxxviii appendices, foolscap, 2 fold. out plans & 4 b.w. photos, some curve to boards,minor corner. & spine wear, contents very clean sharp,signed by Stein.RARE. AUREL M. STEIN'S SIGNED PRESENTATION COPY From the collection of the Indian Institute at the University of Leipzig with a presentation label in German SIGNED presentation by Aurel Stein neatly pasted to first free fly leaf stating: "Mit Freundlliechstem Grusse von Aurel Stein." * CONTENTS: Part I: General Remarks: Introduction, touring, conservation, exploration, epigraphy, museum, photographs and drawings, establishment, programme for 1911-12 Appendix I: tour statement. II> List of photographs take and drawings prepared during the year 1911-12. III. Statement of expenditure for 1911-12. List of public libraries, etc, to which the Reports of the Archaeological Survey are supplied. ** Part II: Excavations at Shahji-ki-Dheri, conservation at Takht-i-Bahi, excavations about Palai, Kafirkot near Bilot, excavations at Sahiri-Bahol, remains of mounds C and D, Shari-Bahol, other ruined shrines at Shri-Bahol. * Illustrations: Plan 1. Plan of the main monastery, Takht-i-Bahi. II. Site plan of Sahri-Bahlol. Fig. 1. Temples B & C, Kafirkot, Bilot Fig. 2. Relievo frieze of Stupa base, T. XX, Takht-i-Bahi. Fig. 3. Mound d, Sahri-Bahlol, after excavation. Fig. 4. Vihara area, Mound H, Sahri-Bahlol after excavation. * CONDITION: The boards have a slight and natural curl, their is some old soil to the covers, ends are rubbed, as is the spine head/tail, the contents are sound and clean. There are a few small old stamps from a previous owner ? Dr. Johannes Hertel, and "Indisches Institute Leipzig" otherwise clean. *** A VERY RARE ITEM: Any signed Stein items are rare, he seldom signed books during his career. This report is obscure and quite scarce. ***** Color scans can be sent by email. Images displayed may not always be the exact photo of the copy in stock for sale at any given time. If you want to see the exact image of the book or edition in stock, please request this by email. . Photos of most of our books are posted to our .
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