The viaLibri website requires cookies to work properly. You can find more information in our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Recently found by viaLibri....

Observations on the Topography of the Plain of Troy And on the Principal Objects Within, and Around It Described, Or Alluded To, In the Iliad. That the System of M. De Chevalier, so long upheld, is founded on a most ERRONEOUS TYPOGRAPHY. And also, that the Two Sources, denominated the Warm, and the Cold, Spring, on which his System materially rests, Do Not Present Any Contrast; but are Exactly Alike, In Point of Tempature; that is, Cold. With a map. In Which the Topgraphy Set Forth by M. De Chevalier, is contrated with the several Statements of Three other Travellers in the Troad. Also, a Sketch of the Western Part of the Region of Mount Ida.
London Printed by W. Bulmer and Co. 1814 - Observations on the Topography of the Plain of Troy RENNELL, James. Observations on the Topography of the Plain of Troy. And on the Principal Objects Within, and Around It Described, Or Alluded To, In the Iliad. That the System of M. De Chevalier, so long upheld, is founded on a most ERRONEOUS TYPOGRAPHY. And also, that the Two Sources, denominated the Warm, and the Cold, Spring, on which his System materially rests, Do Not Present Any Contrast; but are Exactly Alike, In Point of Tempature; that is, Cold. With a map. In Which the Topgraphy Set Forth by M. De Chevalier, is contrated with the several Statements of Three other Travellers in the Troad. Also, a Sketch of the Western Part of the Region of Mount Ida. London: Printed by W. Bulmer and Co. , 1814. First edition. Quarto. [i-v] vi-xxii, [1, blank], 156, [fold-out map] pp. (Measures 11 1/4 x 8 1/2 inches). Full black morocco., gilt-stamped spine with five raised bands. All edges gilt. Previous owner's bookplate. The slightest of wear to spine extremities, otherwise, near fine. HBS 66802. $2,000 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: Heritage Book Shop, ABAA]
Last Found On: 2014-03-17           Check availability:      AbeBooks    

LINK TO THIS PAGE: www.vialibri.net/years/items/543179/1814-rennell-james-observations-on-the-topography-of-the

Browse more rare books from the year 1814


      Home     Wants Manager     Library Search     562 Years   Links     Contact      Search Help      Terms of Service      Privacy     


Copyright © 2018 viaLibri™ Limited. All rights reserved.