The Ashmolean Ostracon of Sinuhe

By: Barns, John W.B.

Price: $195.00

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Book Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


[vi], [16], 33, [v] pp, 2 blanks. The 1968 reprint of the 1952 original. Frontis figure of the ostracon, unnumbered pages with sections of the ostracon with printed hieroglyphs below with number keys, then 33 numbered pages of commentary. Original brown kraft paper dust jacket is a bit tattered, hand-written title at spine. Book itself is bound in dark green cloth, with a small bit of sunning to upper edges, slight rubbing to corners and spine tips. Pencil erasure to first blank, title page has signature and two stamps of noted linguist, sci-fi novelist and gaming creator M.A.R. Barker, last two blanks have bottom corners roughly torn off, otherwise a nice copy. Over-sized, may require additional shipping depending on your location. ; Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall

Title: The Ashmolean Ostracon of Sinuhe

Author Name: Barns, John W.B.

Categories: Language - Egyptian, Egyptology, History: Ancient, Anthropology/Archaeology,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: Oxford, Griffith Institute, Ashmolean Museum: 1968

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket

Seller ID: 004958

Keywords: Ostraca; Egypt; Sinuhe; Middle Egyptian Stories,