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Travels in the Morea

Travels in the Morea
3 Volume Set


Part of Cambridge Library Collection - Archaeology

  • Date Published: December 2010
  • availability: Temporarily unavailable - available from TBC
  • format: Multiple copy pack
  • isbn: 9781108020190

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About the Authors
  • William Martin Leake (1777–1860) was a British military officer and classical scholar specialising in reconstructing the topography of ancient cities. He was a founding member of the Royal Geographical Society and was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1815. After his retirement in 1815, he devoted the rest of his life to topographical and classical studies. These volumes, first published in 1830, contain Leake's authoritative topographical survey of the Peloponnese. Written in the form of a travelogue describing two journeys Leake undertook in the Peloponnese in 1805 and 1806, these volumes provide detailed descriptions of the ancient archaeological sites and the historical geography of the region. Leake was the first scholar to identify many ancient sites in the Peloponnese, and his precise observations led to these volumes becoming authoritative for the classical archaeological sites of the region.

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    Product details

    • Date Published: December 2010
    • format: Multiple copy pack
    • isbn: 9781108020190
    • length: 1659 pages
    • dimensions: 330 x 252 x 162 mm
    • weight: 2.56kg
    • contains: 13 b/w illus. 17 maps
    • availability: Temporarily unavailable - available from TBC
  • Table of Contents

    Volume 1: Preface
    1. Eleia
    2. Triphylia
    3. Messenia, Arcadia
    4. Arcadia, Laconia
    5. Laconia
    6. Laconia
    7. Laconia
    8. Laconia
    9. Messenia
    10. Messenia
    11. Messenia, Arcadia. Volume 2:
    12. Arcadia
    13. Arcadia
    14. Arcadia, Achaia
    15. Achaia, Eleia
    16. Eleia
    17. Eleia, Arcadia
    18. Arcadia
    19. Argeia
    20. Argeia
    21. Ancient geography of the Argolic peninsula
    22. Argeia, Laconia. Volume 3:
    23. Laconia, Arcadia
    24. Arcadia
    25. Arcadia
    26. Arcadia, Achaia
    27. Achaia
    28. Corinthia
    29. Corinthia
    30. Phliasia, Sicyonia
    31. Achaia

  • Author

    William Martin Leake

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