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    G. Maspero, S. Rappoport, King and Hall. History of Egypt, Chaldeam Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria. London: Grolier Society, 1903-1906.

    Connoisseur Edition. Limited to 200 numbered sets, of which this is number 153. Printed on Japanese vellum. Thirteen large octavo volumes. Many illustrations. Volumes I-IX include all of Maspero's History of Egypt. This is followed by four volumes of S. Rappaport's History of Egypt, From 330 B. C. to the Present Time. The final volume is King and Hall's History of Egypt. Indices.

    Half polished morocco over marbled boards. Marble endpapers. Raised bands. Spines with gilt lettering and tooling, and with designs of crescent moons, stars, and lotuses inlaid in red leather. Top edges gilt. A beautiful set in near fine condition.

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