Nineveh and Persepolis by W S W Vaux

Nineveh and Persepolis by W S W Vaux

Today’s free book is William S.W. Vaux’s description of the research on Ancient Assyria and Persia up to 1850. This public domain title was digitised using a copy from Terence C. Mitchell’s library using my new overhead scanning equipment. William Sandys Wright Vaux [1876-1941], Nineveh and Persepolis: An Historical Sketch of Ancient Assyria and Persia,…

Assur and Nineveh (1910)

The following public domain article is now available on-line: Theophilus G. Pinches, “Assur and Nineveh,” Journal of the Transactions of the Victoria Institute 42 (1910): 154-176. Assur and Nineveh Assur Of all the little explanatory verses on the Old Testament there are probably but few which are of greater interest than that referring to the…

Discoveries in Babylonia (1909)

The following Public Domain article is now available on-line in PDF. Theophilus G. Pinches [1856-1934], “Discoveries in Babylonia and the Neighbouring Lands,” Journal of the Transactions of the Victoria Institute 41 (1909): 99-122. Discoveries in Babylonia and the Neighbouring Lands Gradually, but surely and ever more speedily, Assyriology is becoming the most important study in the domain…