London: Society of Antiquaries of London, 1880. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Item #269637-H
6 pages, 255 pages, 39 plates (some in colour). Bound in the publisher's original brown cloth, gilt lettered spine. Small split to middle edge of spine. Owner's name of front free endpaper. Foxing to some pages and plates. Otherwise a very sound volume. This volume contains, 1. A Criticism of the Life of Rollo, as told by Dudo de St. Quentin. 2. Notes on a Sword found in Catterdale, Yorkshire, exhibited by Lord Wharncliffe, and on other Examples of the same kind. 3. On Well Decorations in Sectile Work as used by the Romans, with special reference to the Decorations of the Palace of the Bassi at Rome. 4. On Glass Beads with a Chevron Pattern. 5. On an Examination of the Tombs of Richard II. and Henry III. in Westminster Abbey. 6. Notes on the Keep, the Roman Pharos, and the Shafts of the Shot Yard Battery, Dover Castle. 7. On Flint Workings at Cissbury, Sussex. 8. Notes on the Milites Stationarii of the Romans. 9. An Account of Researches in Ancient Circular Dwellings near Birtley, Northumberland. 10. On the Alban Necropolis, said to have been covered up by a Volcanic Eruption. 11. An Account of Excavations made on the site of the Chapter-house of Durham Cathedral in 1874. And many others. Size: Quarto (24 x 29.5 cms). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; Archaeologia; Mini Catalogue 2020 Feb; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 269637-H. This item is potentially heavy when packed 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; Mini Catalogue 2020 Feb; Antiquarian & Rare. Archaeologia or Miscellaneous Tracts relating to Antiquity Volume 45 part 2 1880 Published by the Society of Antiquaries of London