Vere Gordon Childe: The dawn of European civilization (1961)


Routledge & Kegan Paul. Hardcover. 6th ed. Condition: Used – Good. Marked AMA, several pen annotations. ISBN: none. Box 12

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From the library of the archaeologist Arthur ApSimon (1927-2019). Reminiscences and obituaries in Salon (Society of Antiquaries), Mike Pitts’ Digging Deeper, Proceedings of the University of Bristol Spelæological Society, Cornish Archaeology (paywall). Recollections of the man himself, as told to son Trevor, here (access).

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A watercolour of Stonehenge by the young Arthur ApSimon.