Book #70171

The Gold of Ophir: Travels, Myths, and Legends in the New World -1st Edition/1st Printing

Edward Dahlberg
Book #70171 The Gold of Ophir: Travels, Myths, and Legends in the New World -1st Edition/1st Printing. Edward Dahlberg.

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc., 1972.
ISBN: 0525114556

First edition/first printing in Near Fine condition with some sunning to the board edges in a Very Good+ clipped dust jacket with some tearing.


The Gold of Ophir is a travelogue through the Americas by Edward Dahlberg. The book is divided into three parts: The Gold of Ophir in the New World, The Gold of Ophir in the Old World, and The Gold of Ophir in the Imagination. Dahlberg explores the history and mythology of gold in the Americas, from the Aztec to the Inca. He also discusses how gold has been perceived and used throughout the centuries.; 200 pages.

Price: $25.31