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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Maspero, G. (Gaston), 1846-1916.
History of Egypt, Chaldea, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria.
London, Grolier Society [1901?]
|All Authors / Contributors:||
G Maspero; A H Sayce; M L McClure; H R Hall; A S Rappoport; L W King
|Notes:||Lettered on spine: History of Egypt, vol. I-IX.
Translation of Maspero's "Histoire ancienne des peuples de l'Orient classique," which was divided into 3 volumes. Volumes 1-3 of this edition correspond to vol. 1 of the French original (Les origines, Égypte et Chaldée) and are based on the text of the 4th revised French edition of 1901, but with many notes omitted or abridged. Volumes 4-6 of this edition correspond to vol. 2 of the French original (Les premières mêlées des peuples); volumes 7-9 of this edition correspond to vol. 3 of the French original (Les empires).
In continuation and uniform with the above-mentioned 9 volumes, the Grolier society issued "History of Egypt from 330 B.C. to the present time, by S. Rappoport" (1904), in 3 volumes, with spine title "History of Egypt, volume X[-XII]", and also "History of Egypt in the light of recent discovery, by L.W. King ... and H.R. Hall" (1906), designated on spine as "vol. XIII."
|Description:||13 volumes : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm|
|Other Titles:||Histoire ancienne des peuples de l'Orient classique.|
|Responsibility:||by G. Maspero ; edited by A.H. Sayce ; translated by M.L. McClure.|