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PIRACY IN THE ANCIENT WORLD An Essay in Mediterranean History by  Henry A Ormerod - FIRST EDITION - 1924 - from Bygone Books and Biblio.co.uk

PIRACY IN THE ANCIENT WORLD An Essay in Mediterranean History

by Ormerod, Henry A

Condition: Fair Condition/No Dustjacket


Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1924. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dustjacket. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 286 pp. .. Ex college library copy in library binding with usual stamps and book plate on front paste down. Boards worn and rubbed with some damage at head of spine. Contents faintly toned and some chipping to edge of a few pages towards back of book. Two fold out maps at rear of book in very good condition. Overall a very clean, sound copy. Quantity Available: 1. Category: HISTORY: Pre 1700.; Inventory No: 5541..


  • Bookseller: Bygone Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 5541
  • Title: PIRACY IN THE ANCIENT WORLD An Essay in Mediterranean History
  • Author: Ormerod, Henry A
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fair Condition
  • Jacket condition: No Dustjacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: FIRST EDITION
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1924
  • Keywords: BZDB37 NOISBN HISTORY: Pre 1700.;
  • Bookseller catalogs: HISTORY: Pre 1700;
  • Subjects: HISTORY / Medieval;


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