London: Society of Antiquaries of London, 1844. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Item #269623-H
12 pages, 581 pages, 24 plates (some large). Bound in the publishers original brown cloth, boards are a little worn, gilt lettered spine. Owner's name of front free endpaper. Some foxing and browning throughout. Otherwise a very sound volume. This volume contains, 1. Copy of the Inventory of Archbishop Parker's Goods at the time of his Death. 2. Additional Observations on the Runic Obelisk at Ruthwell; the Poem of the Dream of the Holy Rood; and a Runic Copper Dish found at Chertsy, in a Letter to Sir Henry Ellis. 3. An Account of the Opening and Examination of a Considerable Number of Tumuli on Breach Downs, in the County of Kent. 4. Account of the Opening by Matthew Bell, Esq. of a Ancient British Barrow, in Iffins Wood, near Canterbury. 5. Observations upon Certain Proceedings in the Star-chamber against Lord Vaux, Sir thomas Tresham, Sir william Catesby, and others .6. Letter from Hudson Gurney, Esq. V.P., to Sir Henry Ellis, K.H., F.R.S., Secretary, accompanying Casts of Eight Punic Inscriptions Found on the Site of Carthage. 7. Two Letters from George Godwin to Sir Henry Ellis, on Certain Marks Discoverable on the Stones of Various Buildings Erected in the Middle Ages. And many other. Size: Quarto (24 x 29.5 cms). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; Archaeologia; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 269623-H. This book is heavy and may require more postage than the rates shown. If extra postage is required we will contact you before processing your order and you will be given the details and option to decline the extra cost.
Keywords: BZDB395 Archaeology; Archaeologia; Antiquarian & Rare. Archaeologia or Miscellaneous Tracts relating to Antiquity Volume 30 1844