DELPHI: A History of the Center of the Ancient World

By: Scott, Michael

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(xvi), + 422pp., unpaginated colour-plate section. Intext b/white maps and halftone plates throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over minimally bumped spine. Plain brown, original cloth boards undamaged. Textblock pristine. Duo-tone illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. In this richly-illustrated account, the author Michael Scott provides the first comprehensive narrative history of an extraordinary sanctuary and city, from its founding to its modern rediscovery . . . Contents include: Prelims., Acks., Maps. Prologue. Part 1/ Some Are Born Great. 2/ Some Achieve Greatness. 3. Some Have Greatness Thrust Upon Them. Epilogue. Conclusion. Guide: A Brief Tour of the Delphi Site and Museum. Abbs. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Book weight approx. 805g. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.

Title: DELPHI: A History of the Center of the Ancient World

Author Name: Scott, Michael

Categories: History - General,

Edition: First Edition, First Impression

Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey, U.S.A., Princeton University Press: 2014

ISBN Number: 0691150818

ISBN Number 13: 9780691150819

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good +

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013509

Keywords: History, Ancient History, Ancient World, Delphi, Ancient Greece, Mediterranean Region, History and Description, Sociology, Geography, Scott, Michael