The Solution of the Pyramid Problem or, Pyramid Discoveries, with a New Theory as to Their Ancient Use. Robert BALLARD.
The Solution of the Pyramid Problem or, Pyramid Discoveries, with a New Theory as to Their Ancient Use.
The Solution of the Pyramid Problem or, Pyramid Discoveries, with a New Theory as to Their Ancient Use.

The Solution of the Pyramid Problem or, Pyramid Discoveries, with a New Theory as to Their Ancient Use.

New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1882. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. 109pp. Bright blue cloth bordered in black with gilt lettering and star/pyramid illustration on upper cover, blind borders on rear board. Two-tone frontis and b&w illustrations. Scarce first edition of Ballard's explanation of his unique theory regarding the original purpose for which the pyramids were built. Spine darkened and chafed at edges and ends with some fraying, corners bruised and chafed, boards darkened and rear hinge rubbed but solid. A few light bumps and a bit of chafing to edges, page edges darkened, front endpaper gutters cracked - but hinge quite solid, pages lightly toned, unmarked. Overall a tight clean about VG copy (no dust jacket). Item #64545

Price: $350.00

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