New Haven: Yale University Press, (2008). First Edition. Hardcover. First printing, quarto size, 528 pp. Fine / near fine. Item #CNJL2397
From the dustjacket flap: "Weaving together titanic concepts while remaining sensitive to specifics, [Barry] Cunliffe has produced an interdisciplinary tour de force. His is a bold book of exceptional scholarship, erudite and engaging, and it heralds an entirely new understanding of Old Europe."
___DESCRIPTION: Bound in green textured paper over boards, gold lettering stamped onto spine, yellow endpapers, book is replete with both colour and black-and-white photographs and maps; quarto size (9 7/8" by 7 5/8"), pagination: [i-vi] vii-ix [1, blank] 1-518. Dust jacket is unclipped and unpriced, illustration on the front panel, summary of book on both flaps and review blurbs on the rear panel.
___CONDITION: Volume is fine overall, with clean boards, straight corners without rubbing, a strong, square text block with solid hinges, the interior is clean and bright, and entirely free of prior owner markings; some extremely light marks to the front board, else fine. The unclipped dustjacket is clean with one extremely short (3mm) closed tear at the head of the spine and light overall edgewear.
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