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Athos or The Mountain of the Monks

£39.99

Product description

Mount Athos has been inhabited since ancient times and is known for its nearly 1,800-year continuous Christian presence and its long historical monastic traditions, which date back to at least 800 A.D. and the Byzantine era. A account of the author's travels to Mount Athos and a description of the antiquities. There is a map at the back showing the author's route.
This is in fair condition overall for its age. There is no dust jacket. The red hard cover is faded and marked on the spine and there is an old library code stuck to the spine. The cover is bumped and grubby. The end papers are marked and a sticker has been pulled off, there is a book plate at the front, this volume was in Bishop Philpott's library in Truro. The pages are age browned in places but are quite clean and readable.

Item details

Author(s):
Athelstan Riley
Condition:
Poor
Edition:
1887
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
411
Publisher:
Longmans, Green & Co

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Mount Athos has been inhabited since ancient times and is known for its nearly 1,800-year continuous Christian presence and its long historical monastic traditions, which date back to at least 800 A.D. and the Byzantine era. A account of the author's travels to Mount Athos and a description of the antiquities. There is a map at the back showing the author's route.
This is in fair condition overall for its age. There is no dust jacket. The red hard cover is faded and marked on the spine and there is an old library code stuck to the spine. The cover is bumped and grubby. The end papers are marked and a sticker has been pulled off, there is a book plate at the front, this volume was in Bishop Philpott's library in Truro. The pages are age browned in places but are quite clean and readable.

Author(s):
Athelstan Riley
Condition:
Poor
Edition:
1887
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
411
Publisher:
Longmans, Green & Co

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