Title: Glimpses of Ancient Egypt : Studies in Honour of H. W. Fairman. Orbis Aegyptiorum Speculum.
Author: John Ruffle, G. A. Gaballa, and Kenneth A. Kitchen (Ed.)
Published in England, 1979.
Book condition: Near Fine
Cover: Near Fine (issued without a jacket). Slight fading to color on cover.
Quarto. Plates and text figures. Frontispiece portrait.
Hardcover, bound in the original publisher's light-blue full cloth, large gilt decoration embossed on cover, gilt spine, dye superficially rubbed in places; signature to first free endpaper. In a very good condition. First edition. With essays by Faulkner, Habachi, Kitchen, Griffiths, Walters, and numerous other distinguished scholars.