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  1. Travels & Discoveries in the Levant.

    Travels & Discoveries in the Levant.

    First edition. Following graduation from Oxford, where he was a friend of Ruskin, "Newton entered the British Museum in 1840 as assistant in the department of antiquities under Edward Hawkins. Here he took advantage of the opportunity to study at first hand a wide range of antiquities, including coins, and acquired a thorough training in curatorship … In 1852 Newton resigned from the British Museum on appointment as vice-consul at Mytilene. Learn More
    £1,250

    Date of Publication: 1865

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 99196

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