Title: Britain's Buried Treasures
Year: 1972 (First Edition)
Publisher: Drive Publications Limited
Book Condition: Excellent
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: A rare and fascinating pocket-sized book which documents all the major treasure hoards found in Britain over the last three centuries – encompassing artefacts from pre-history through to the mid-16th century. The book is split into 6 broad geographical areas: Wales and the West; South-East and London; East England; Central England; The North; Scotland. Also contains a useful section entitled The Law and Buried Treasure.
Beautifully illustrated throughout with full-colour photographs of the treasures – many of which are full-page – plus several maps.
Textured covers; rear is slightly wavy. Otherwise the book is in pristine condition throughout.
Measures 15 cm × 8.5 cm (6″ × 3.4″). Small 16mo. 40 pp.