A Brief Guide to The Coptic Museum and to the Principle Ancient Coptic Churches of Cairo

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Book Condition: Good


B001P21ST4 Cairo: Government Printing Office, 1938. This is the very scarce HARDCOVER copy of the locally produced visitors' handbook. Blue cloth spine with paper covered boards measuring 15 x 20 cm. Translated from the French by G. H. Costigan. XVI + 91 pp + 3 portrait plates + 4 foldout museum floor plans + 97 black& white plates on glossy paper of churches and exhibits. Author is Marcus H. Simaika Pasha who founded the Coptic museum in 1908. The book is in Good + condition with slightly shaken binding; the boards show wear to the edges and the cloth spine have some material lose to the crown and heel. All plates are present but plates LXXII and LXXIII have come loose from the sewing. Some of the pp show moderate foxing. There is NO Title page. This very scarce item is modestly priced and will be professionally packaged and promptly shipped upon purchase.

Title: A Brief Guide to The Coptic Museum and to the Principle Ancient Coptic Churches of Cairo

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Categories: Religion,

Publisher: Cairo Govt Press:

ISBN Number: B001P21ST4

Binding: PAPERBACK

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: SKU1026546