Cambridge University Press, September 30, 1982. Second edition. Hardcover. Small quarto. 1059pp Bookplate of former owner on front endpaper. A very nice copy in a lightly chipped dust jacket. In a brodart protective wrapper. vg/vg. Item #45156
This volume opens with a survey of the Balkans north of Greece in the Prehistoric period. The rest of the book is devoted to the tenth to the eighth centuries BC. Final chapter in this part deals with the languages of Greece and the Balkans and with the invention and spread of alphabetic writing.