A ROMAN FRONTIER POST AND ITS PEOPLE: :the fort of Newstead in the parish of Melrose

By: Curle, James ;

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xix + 431 pp inc 61 figs & 33 pages of Terra Sigillata details and potters' marks + 4 plans on 3 sheets (2 folding) + XCVII pl., sepia and b/w. Green cloth binding, gilt details on spine. Most plates have tissue guards, a few pl. have 'ghosted' onto the facing page. There is occasional isolated spotting but overall a very clean, bright copy, 4to. This early and comprehensive excavation of a Roman fort in Scotland set the standard for many years to come. Curle uses the literary and archaeological background available to him with the excavations and finds to recreate a history of the site and its occupation.

Title: A ROMAN FRONTIER POST AND ITS PEOPLE: :the fort of Newstead in the parish of Melrose

Author Name: Curle, James ;

Categories: Forts,

Publisher: James Maclehose & Sons: 1911

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very good

Seller ID: 39201