Mélanges Syriens Offerts à Monsieur René Dussaud, Secrétaire Perpétuel de l'Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres, par ses Amis et ses Élèves. 2-vol. set (Complete)
by Cumont, Franz; Sidney Smith; Georges Chenet; Otto Eissfeldt; Ernest Honigmann; W. F. Albright, et al. (Texts by)
Paris: Librairie Orientaliste Paul Geuthner, 1939. First edition. Hardcover. g+ to vg. Quarto (11 x 9 1/4")XVI, 487, pp (Vol. 1); X, , 490-1000pp. Modern blue cloth, with gold lettering to spines. Photographic frontispiece portrait of René Dussaud by Studio Harcourt in first volume. Both title pages in red and black lettering."Mélanges Syriens" forms a heterogeneous collection of texts on matters of ancient geography and ancient history of ancient Syria. Written by some of the foremost experts in the field, the texts cover the following periods: the Neo-Babylonian Empire, Achaemenid Syria, Hellenistic Syria, Roman Syria, Parthian Empire, and Sasanian Empire.This two-volume set is profusely illustrated throughout with numerous in-text figs, tables, diagrams, and full-page photogravure plates.Corners of pages throughout Vol. 2 are slightly bumped. Texts mostly in French, with some in English, German, and Italian. Modern bindings in overall very good, interior in good+ (Vol. 2) to very good (Vol. 1).
(Inventory #: 41559)
You can be confident that when you make a purchase through ABAA.org, the item is sold by an ABAA member in full compliance with our Code of Ethics. Our sellers guarantee your order will be shipped promptly and that all items are as described. Buy with confidence through ABAA.org.