New York: Random House, (1974). First Edition.
Seller ID: 9158gcs
Octavo, gray cloth & cream boards (hardcover), ix, 308 pp. Fine in Fine, mylar protected dust jacket. From dust jacket: Begun in 312 B.C., it ruled continuously for almost a thousand years. It domain grew from central Rome, southward; across the Alban Hills, through central Italy, and ended at the Adriatic Sea. Its followers were many: St. Paul walked on it, and Caesar's legions; the poet Horace, the historian Livy, St. Thomas Aquinas, Hannibal, Garibaldi, Mark Twain, the Brownings, Byron, and all the millions of nameless tourists who have visited Italy over the years. The Appian Way, A ... View More...