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Creator:
Layard, Austen Henry, Sir, 1817-1894.
Title(s):

Discoveries among the ruins of Nineveh and Babylon : with travels in Armenia, Kurdistan, and the desert : being the result of a second expedition undertaken for the trustees of the British Museum / by Austen H. Layard.

Published/Created:
New York : G.P. Putnam, 1853.
Physical Description:
xxii, 686 p., [16] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. ; 22 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DS70 L43 1853B
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
BAC: Published simultaneously with the London edition. Slight variation in title, i.e. Discoveries in the ruins of Ninevah and Babylond.
BAC: Bound in gold-stamped green publishers cloth.
Spine title: Babylon and Nineveh.
Printed by Spottiswoode and Shaw, New-Street-Square, London.
Illustrations by Nicholas Chevalier; after S. C. Malan and Frederick Charles Cooper.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
Babylon (Extinct city) -- Description and travel.
Hunnewell, James F. -- Autograph.
Lithography -- Specimens -- 1853.
Middle East -- Description and travel.
Nineveh (Extinct city) -- Description and travel.
Scientific expeditions.
Spottiswoodes and Shaw -- Printer.
Contributors:
Chevalier, N. (Nicholas), 1828-1902, engraver.
Malan, Solomon Caesar, 1812-1894, ill.
Cooper, Frederick Charles, fl. 1844-1868, ill.
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