New York: John B. Alden, 1885.
Hardcover. Very Good. Early reprint. 180 pp, with frontispiece, illustrations, index. Light general wear and soiling to boards, previous owner's name on front flyleaf, last 37 pages show toning; else clean and sound. No dust jacket. "This little work has originated in a series of papers written for the Sunday at Home in the years 1879 and 1881, based upon Lectures delivered in the University of Oxford, from the chair which I have the honor to hold" (preface). Includes ancient Egyptians, Assyrians and Babylonians, Iranians, Sanskritic Indians, Phœnicians and Carthaginians, Etruscans, Greeks, and Romans.