ARCHAEOLOGICAL RECONNAISSANCES IN NORTH-WESTERN INDIA & SOUTH-EASTERN IRAN

By: STEIN, SIR (MARC) AUREL KCIE, FRAS, FBA; ANDREWS, FRED H.; HOBSON, R. L.

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Small Folio (9¼” x 12 ”). pp. 267; 34 pages of plates + 2 folded maps.

Salmon woven cloth with titles in gold and an inset gold medallion. Titles in gold on spine.

A record of the pioneering archaeological reconnaissance undertaken by Sir Aurel Stein throughout southeastern Iran and northwestern India (present day Pakistani Balochistan), which had profound effects upon the later archaeological development of these areas. Antiques examined and described with the assistance of Fred. H. Andrews and analyzed in an appendix by R.L. Hobson.

Includes 88 photographic illustrations, 26 plates, 18 sketch plans, 2 skeleton maps, 34 plates of antiques (6 colored) at the end, and complete with the 2 large folding maps of Baluchistan, Kerman and the Gulf Coast in the rear pocket.

A very good + copy with small faint soil marks to the cover and a contemporary ownership on the ffep. A prospectus for the book, The Tomb of Ramesses VI laid in. Scarce.

Title: ARCHAEOLOGICAL RECONNAISSANCES IN NORTH-WESTERN INDIA & SOUTH-EASTERN IRAN

Author Name: STEIN, SIR (MARC) AUREL KCIE, FRAS, FBA; ANDREWS, FRED H.; HOBSON, R. L.

Categories: ARCHAEOLOGY - SOUTH ASIA AND MIDDLE EAST,

Edition: First

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co., Ltd.: 1937

Binding: cloth

Book Condition: very good +

Seller ID: 2091

Keywords: archaeology middle east south asia