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Riassunto: This book presents the incredible story of the discovery of those 'wonderful things', and the splendour of the most memorial of all royal legends. Told with style and distinction, it includes previously unseen watercolours by Carter; the story of the relationship between Carter and his patrol, 5th Earl of Carnarvon and his daughter Lady Evelyn; new Foreword by Henrietta McCall of the British Museum; new Appendix devoted to the remarkable Almina Countess of Carnarvon, illegitimate daughter of Baron Alfred Rothschild, whose wedding dowry largely financed the search for the tomb and its excavation.
Sinossi: Told with distinction and graphic tension, here is the life story of Howard Carter, most famous of archaeologists, and the incredible story of the discovery of those "wonderful things" and the splendor of the most memorial of all royal legends.
Titolo: Howard Carter and the Discovery of the Tomb ...
Casa editrice: Constable
Data di pubblicazione: 1991
Condizione libro: very good
Descrizione libro Hardback. Condizione libro: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Codice libro della libreria GOR004574946
Descrizione libro Paperback. Condizione libro: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Codice libro della libreria GOR005125360
Descrizione libro Constable & Co Ltd, London, 1991. Soft Cover. Condizione libro: Good. No Jacket. First Edition. Well-researched biography of the famous excavator, responsible for the most important find in the history of Egyptian archaeology. 333pp with index, illustrated with 12 pages of black and white photographs. Some creasing to spine and corners, small nick at top of spine and some marking to edges, otherwise good copy with no inscriptions. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Codice libro della libreria 005611
Descrizione libro Constable, London, 1991. Soft cover. Condizione libro: Fine. Condizione sovraccoperta: No Dust Jacket. 1st Edition. 0094699003. Codice libro della libreria 020094
Descrizione libro Constable, London, 1991. Soft cover. Condizione libro: Near Fine. Condizione sovraccoperta: Near Fine. Codice libro della libreria 002555
Descrizione libro Constable, London, 1991. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Green spine with white lettering; Jacket is clean, one small [1/4"] tear to the upper spine edge, some light edge wear to jacket; Binding and boards are strong; Previous owner's name is inked to front free end paper, otherwise text block is clean; 333 pages. Rockville. Codice libro della libreria 7-101-1222661
Descrizione libro Constable, 1991. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Used: Good. Codice libro della libreria SONG0094699003
Descrizione libro Constable, London, 1991. Soft cover. Condizione libro: Fine. 155 x 235. A fine soft pack of 333 pages with a fine "flak" jacket, which is a jacket of 150gsm board with a colour photocopy of the face, spine and back cover stuck to the board & protected with adhesive film, to provide a robust soft pack. to write his elegant and meticulously researched life of the famous excavator, the author has had full access to the Carter archive at the Griffith Institute. He now tells the story of this solitary and difficult personality, whose passion for the mysteries of Egypt was rewarded with wonders of unimagined beauty and of stunning historical significance. Codice libro della libreria 005769
Descrizione libro Constable. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. 0094699003 UK BASED SELLER ALL OVERSEAS SHIPPING VIA AIRMAIL *COVER MAY DIFFER TO ONE SHOWN *. Codice libro della libreria MM0009472
Descrizione libro Condizione libro: Like New. Book Condition: Like New. Codice libro della libreria 97800946990072.0