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J.A. Hammerton - Wonders of the Past - 3 Volume Set - 1924

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Complete heavy 3 Volume Set, beautifully bound in 3/4 embossed leather

Condition: Very good
Language: English
Edition: 1st Edition
Publication year: 1924
Author: J.A. (John Alexander) Hammerton
Book Title: Wonders of the Past; complete set of 3 volumes
Number of Books: 3
Publisher: Educational Book Co - London - 1924
Binding/ Material: Half leather
Subject: Archaeology, Architecture, History
Object: Book

- J.A. (John Alexander) Hammerton 1871-1949
- Wonders of the Past; complete set of 3 volumes
- The marvellous Works of Man in Ancient Times described bij the leading Authorities of To-day
- Educational Book Co - London
- 1924
- Volume I; 1-416 pp, Volume II; 416-832 pp, Volume III; 833-1248 pp
- Hardcover - 3/4 leather with embossing over brown cloth - spines with embossing, raised bands and gilt title and page numbers - top edges gilt
- 28 x 22 x 3.2 cm (oversize) and over 2 kg in weight (each)
- Condition: Very Fine - clean - no spotting - slight rubbing on leather edges

Over 6 KG complete 3 volume set with more than 1500 photographs, many maps and 120 pictures in full colours.
The photo's are just a very small glance of what these books offer.
This leather bound set is the most collectible and most precious edition of this impressive work.

This set is NOT dated but research learned that it was published in 1924. See our photo with this documentation from the Journal of Hellenic Studies. Also later copies appear with a different subtitle.


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