Book #53414

Wagon, Chariot and Carriage: Symbol and Status in the History of Transport

Stuart Piggott

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Publisher: London: Thames and Hudson, 1992.

Price: $55.00

A handsome first edition/first printing in Fine condition that is housed in a dust-jacket of similar condition.

The history of transport is inseparably bound up with the development of civilizations. For centuries, people have used wagons, chariots, and carriages to move goods and passengers. This book looks at the symbolism and status of these vehicles in different historical periods.; 8vo; 184 pages.