Washington DC: National Geographic Society, 1961. 1st. Hardcover_cloth. 7"x10.25"x.75". 368 pages with index. Ex-Library w/graphics. Fifth Printing. Navy cloth boards. Black cloth spine with gold letters. Spine straight, binding tight, pages clean and bright. Edge wear, rubs to corners, bit of fraying. Grosvenor was President of National Geographic Society 1920-1954. from Church ex-libris. No DJ. Collectible - Good. Item #12457
Foreword by Gilbert Grosvenor; Mesopotamia: Light That Did Not Fail by E. A. Speiser; Daily Life in Ancient Egypt by William C. Hayes; The Greek Way by Edith Hamilton; Greece: Birthplace of Science and Free Speech by Richard Stillwell; The Roman Way by Edith Hamilton; ancient rome Brought to Life by Rhys Carpenter; Index.