first edition Hardcover
1910 · Philadelphia
by Myhrman, David W. (Text by); H. V. Hilprecht (Edited by)
Philadelphia: Department of Archaeology, University of Pennsylvania, 1910. First edition. Hardcover. vg. Folio (12 x 9 1/4"). xii, 146, pp (Text); 70, xii leaves (Plates). Modern olive cloth, with gold lettering to spine. Sumerian administrative documents dated from the reigns of the Kings of the Second Dynasty of Ur, and found at the Temple archives of Nippur. This volume contains 70 plates of autograph texts as well as 12 plates of b/w photographic reproductions. Ex-library bookplate on inside of front cover, and pocket on inside of back cover. Ex-library stamp to top and bottom edges. Binding and interior in very good condition.
(Inventory #: 45839)