The History of the Maya by Thomas Gann and Eric Thompson, 1931. First Edition.
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons, printed in the United States of America. Dimensions : 206mm x 142mm x 26mm. Weight : 0.620kg net. Condition : Good. DJ : Good.
The History of the Maya, From the Earliest Times to the Present Day by Thomas Gann F.R.G.S. and Eric Thompson M.A., published by Charles Scribner's Sons London, 1931. Printed in the U.S.A. First Edition. 264 medium gloss numbered pages. 8vo. 26 black and white photographic plates and 1 Frontispiece. The DJ is quite good, protected by a plastic cover. Wear to the edges of DJ and some light staining to front. 10mm tear to bottom lh corner. Back DJ similar with 20mm tear bottom rh corner and 10mm tear top rh corner. Both folds good with details. 1931 written in pencil top rh corner front DJ. Burgundy front linen board good with bumps to corners and light wear. Back board good with light wear. Spine good with light wear to top and tail. Gilt print. Previous owner's name/address label attached top rh corner front e/p with £15 written in pencil script. Verso blank with light foxing. fpp with title, frontispiece with black and white plate "A Lintel from Yaxchilan" follows, then Title page with full details. Pages good, clean and undamaged with exception slight surface abrasion top rh corner verso Preface page facing Contents page. Photographic plates very good. Back e/p with foxing. Inside back board top lh corner pencil script 19 825. Binding quite tight and fully intact. A very good First Edition.