NEWS - reprint of his Guide to the Prehistoric Rock Engravings

Written by Marcus Bicknell on .

rock engravings cup cover feb2016The re-publication of a work by Clarence Bicknell is an event to celebrate... and a moment to reach for Amazon or an enlightened book-seller to get yourself a copy.
 
"A Guide to the Prehistoric Rock Engravings in the Italian Maritime Alps" (originally published in 1913, probably the 3rd edition of his excellent book of 1902) has been reprinted and published by the Cambridge University Press in the Cambridge Library Collection - Archaeology (Paperback – 19 Feb 2016 - ISBN-13: 978-1108082587). It's nicely printed and is priced at £18.18 on Amazon UK today. There is a surprising amount of text on the situation, methodology, botany and day-to-day issues in addition to the account of the principal rock engravings.