An Outline History of Greece

An Outline History of Greece


204 pgs. Very Good condition green cloth hardcover, gilt lettering to spine, gilt and black C.L.S.C. medallion to front board. Light rubbing to edges and corners, smudge to cloth at upper left corner near decoration, binding sound, endpapers and text clean throughout. Two small ink marks encircle two letters of author name on title page. Illustrated with maps, charts and vignettes of ancient coins, portraits and icons. Prefatory Note and Introduction are followed by twenty-six historical and biographical chapters: The Land and the People, Earliest Greece: The Heroic Age, Earlier Greece: The Homeric Age, Early Greece: History and Tradition, Greater Greece: The Persian Wars, Athen Leads. Age of Pericles, Athens Leads. The Peloponnesian War, Sparta Leads, Thebes Leads, Macedon Leads. Philip's Conquests, Subject Greece. Rome. Byzantium. Turkey, The Men of Early Times, The Men of Greater Greece, The Men of Later Greece, General Review Outline, Pronunciation of Foreign Words and Names, index. #2417.

Title: An Outline History of Greece

Author: Vincent, John H. And James R. Joy

Categories: Gift Ideas, Antiquarian and Pre 1900, History, The Arts, Art, Illustrators, Non-Fiction, Text and Reference Books, COMPLETE CATALOG,

Edition: No Additional Printings Indicated

Publisher: New York, Chatauqua Press, C.L.S.C. Department, 1888

Binding: Decorated Cloth Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 16mo - 4.5 By 6.75 Inches

Seller ID: 2417

Keywords: An Outline History of Greece, John H Vincent, James R Joy, Greek History, Greece, Grecian, History, Heroic Age, Homeric Age, Tradition, Persian Wars, Pericles, Athens, Athenian, Sparta, Macedon, Alexander, Rome, Byzantium, Turkey, Hellenistic, Pan-Hellenism, Peloponnesian, Cyrus, Xenophon, Pericles, Fables, Heroes, Homer, Greek Mythology, Myths, Macedonia,