The Pyramids of Gizeh, from Actual Survey and Admeasurement, by J.E. [sic] Perring, Esq., Civil Engineer: Illustrated by Notes and References to the Several Plans, with Sketches Taken on the Spot, by E.J. Andrews. Accompanied by remarks on the hieroglyphics by S. Birch. 3 parts in 1. Part 1: The Great Pyramid (1839). Part 2: The second and third pyramids, the three smaller to the southward of the third and the three to the eastward of the Great Pyramid (1840). Part III: The Pyramids to the Southward of Gizeh and at Abou Roash, with: Campbell's tomb, and a section of the rock at Gizeh (complete)
Very rare set of 3 parts bound in one. James Fraser, London, 1839-1842. First edition. Elephant folio. Part 1: 7 pages, XV plates. Part 2: 15 pages, VII + II + II plates. Part 3: 24 pages, XXII plates. Modern half-leather, a splendid volume. Light to moderate foxing, mostly on text pages, while the pyramid plates are very clean. A very good copy. From the library of Egyptologist Andrew H. Gordon. Language: English. Relevant subjects: Egypt: Old Kingdom, Pyramids, Tombs, Temples & Towns.
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