first edition Hardcover
1914 · Philadelphia
by Poebel, Arno (Text by); G. B. Gordon (Introduction by)
Philadelphia: Published by the University Museum, 1914. First edition. Hardcover. g+ to vg. Quarto (10 1/2 x 7 3/4"). 242pp. Modern glossy paper covered boards. In the spring of 1912, Dr. Poebel was granted permission to study the historical and grammatical texts in the Babylonian collections in the University Museum, and was employed by the Museum during the summer of 1913 and during the winter of 1913-14 for the purpose of continuing these studies. During these two periods, Dr. Poebel was chiefly engaged in copying historical and grammatical texts selected from a large number of tablets of all classes. This volume is the result of Dr. Poebel's researches. Very minor shelf wear and soiling to binding. Ex-library bookplate on inside of front cover, and pocket on inside of back cover. Ex-library stamp to top and bottom edges. Binding in overall good+, interior in very good condition.
(Inventory #: 45873)