Title Excavations at Sarachane in Instanbul Vol. I
Book Condition Near Fine
Edition 1st Edition
Size 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾
Publisher Princeton, NJ Princeton University Press 1986
Seller ID 000452
Princeton NJ: Princeton University Press, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover measures 11-1/4" x 8-3/4" wide. Blue cloth hardcover with gilt title on front cover and spine. 432 pp. with 43 pages of photographs. Full title: Excavations at Sarachane in Istanbul Volume 1: The Excavations, Structures, Architectural Decoration, Small Finds, Coins, Bones, and Molluscs. An institutional publication detailing the excavation and findings during 1964-1969 of the 'lost' church of St. Polyeuktos, built by Anicia Juliana in 524-527. An important archaeological find due to its critical period immediately before the building program of Justinian. Book in very good condition with flaws noted: Previous owner's decorative signature on ffep. No other writing or marks present.