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MONUMENTS OF EGYPT. The Napoleonic Edition (1987) Edited by Charles Coulston Gillispie and Michel DeWachter (2 volumes in slipcase)

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MONUMENTS OF EGYPT. The Napoleonic Edition (1987) Edited by Charles Coulston Gillispie and Michel DeWachter (2 volumes in slipcase)

100.00

GILLISPIE, Charles Coulston, and DEWACHTER, Michel (Edited with Introduction and Notes by)

Monuments of Egypt. The Napoleonic Edition. The Complete Archaeological Plates from La Description de L'Egypte (2 Volumes)

Princeton: Princeton Architectural Press, 1987. Reprint. Hardcover. Large quarto (9.5 x 13 inches). 2 Volume set in slipcase. Bound in black cloth with gilt titles to front and spine. Issued without dust jackets. Housed in a slipcase with title label to front panel. Black endpapers. Black and white frontispiece to volume 1. Vol I: 45 pages of English text followed by over 300 pages of plates (some in color), + 30 pages of notes. Pocket at end of volume contains a black and white fold-out map, plus a sheet showing Concordance of Plates, and a double-sided sheet advertising other titles from the publisher. Vol II: 54 double-page plates in black and white. 

Rubbing to cloth along spine resulting in gilt titles being a bit dull. Otherwise, a very good or better set in like slipcase. 

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This massive facsimile reprint contains all of the 421 plates contained in the original five folio albums (published in 1809) devoted to antiquities from the 1798 Napoleon Bonaparte expedition that first introduced the West to the incredible wonders of ancient Egypt. An amazing collection of imagery here, done in exquisite detail. A fantastic publication