Reading Greek Death: To the End of the Classical Period :: Christiane Sourvinou-Inwood soon to be presented for sale on the astounding BookLovers of Bath web site!
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1995, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Black & white plates (11); List of abbreviations; References; Appendix;
From the cover: This book offers a series of in-depth studies of some aspects of the beliefs, attitudes, and rituals surrounding death in ancient Greece from the Minoan and Mycenean period to the end of the classical age. Drawing on every kind of available evidence from literary texts to burial customs, inscriptions, and images in art the author sheds new light on many key, still essentially problemat…
Very Good+ in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper very slightly rubbed at the edges.
Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. (xi) 489 pages. Index. 8¾” x 5¾”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I sweet-talk you into considering additional gorgeous books that are part of my History catalogue?