Lindow Man The Body In The Bog.
For the Trustees of the British Museum by British Museum Publications / Cornell University Press.
London / Ithaca, New York
4to. 9 x 11 inches. 208 pp. Bound in original red cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper. A very good copy. Illustrated by 2 frontispieces, by 55 text figures, including maps, photographs and by 19 tables The definitive publication, by thirty five specialists, on Lindow Man found in a Cheshire peat bog in 1984. The discovery, recording, dating and conservation are described in detail, with a discussion of its significance for folklore, archaeology and history. At the end is a Gazetteer of sites from Britain and Ireland. I. M. Stead is Deputy Keeper, Department of Prehistoric and Romano-British Antiquities at the British Museum.
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