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The Ancient City of Athens; Ida Thallon Hill, 1953


The Ancient City of Athens; Its Topography and Monuments by Ida Thallon Hill. With 2 Plates and 34 Plans.

Provenance; from the library of the late William St Clair (1937 - 2021), British historian, academic and author. His signature to first pastedown noting Trinity College Cambridge and remark that the book was Peter Fraser's copy (a noted Classicist and specialist on Hellenistic Greece, and fellow of Oxford, and Director of the British School at Athens). No further annotations by him to text. Please see our other listings for related works.

Published by Methuen & Co, Ltd., London. 1953 first edition.

A good blue cloth hardback. With some bumping to head and tail and sun faded to spine. Text is very good - nice and clean and soundly bound. Illustrated. Additional previous owner's signatures to first free endpaper.

258pp. Text in English.

Weight approximately 472g unpacked.

Dimensions: Approximately 220mm high x 148mm wide x 18mm deep.