Tiryns, 1885. Dr Henry Schliemann’s book chronicling his discovery and excavation of the ancient city of Tiryns, now considered one of the finest examples of the Mycenaean civilization in Greece. Features beautiful gilt cover decoration, as well as detailed maps of the city site, and illustrations of pottery, wall paintings, and imagery from the city and its sumptuous palace complex.
🏺 385 pgs, measures approx. 10.3” H x 7.7” W x 2” D. Good condition - edgewear, some toning, light wear to cover gilt decoration, a few small air bubbles to cover, small tear to leather on back cover. Faded numbers printed to spine.