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Memoir on the Ruins of Babylon. [bound with] Second Memoir on Babylon: Containing an Inquiry into the Correspondence Between the Ancient Descriptions of Babylon and the Remains Still Visible on the Site
London: Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown,... and J. Murray, 1818. Two works bound in one, third and first editions respectively. 8vo. iv, 67, (1); (iv), 58 pp, bound without the two pages of the publisher's advertisements to the rear of the second work. Contemporary grained cloth, gilt lettered to the spine. Frontispiece and 2 full page plates to the first work plus 3 double page plates to the second part. Neatly rebacked with all but the ends of the spines preserved, some foxing adjacent to the plates, very good. A note from the publisher on the second leaf states: "The following memoir was originally published at Vienna, in a journal entitled Mines de l'Orient."
      [Bookseller: Bow Windows Bookshop]
Last Found On: 2016-10-07           Check availability:      Biblio    

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