Philadelphia - London: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1900. [First Edition] Limited to 1500 copies printed from type. Hardcover. 8vo., maroon cloth, both volumes have 613pp., top edges gilt. Vol 1 has a frontispiece map, vol 2 has frontispiece photo of church ruins at Kakortok Greenland. -- First volume has 1 folding map, 1 double page map (not a fold-out). second volume has 3 double page maps (five maps in total as required for the set - six if you count the frontispiece map in vol 1). List of archives and manuscripts consulted. Index of printed literature consulted. Index of authors quoted. -- Light external wear. Newspaper article lightly taped to the front pastedown. Internally fine. -- Condition. Very good +. Item #10068
"Reviews the classical writers and quotes large excerpts from Critias and Timaeus in support of his conclusion that the ancient Greeks had knowledge of America and that the Atlantis story was an expression of this. In fact de Roo goes further and ascribes American ‘nationality’ to both Adam and Noah"-atlantapedia.