The Gold of Troy: The Story of Heinrich Schliemann and the Buried Cities of Ancient Greece by Robert Payne (1959) hardcover book


Shipping to United States: Free

Robert Payne - The Gold of Troy: The Story of Heinrich Schliemann and the Buried Cities of Ancient Greece

New York: Funk and Wagnalls, 1959. Hardcover. 8vo. Book-of-the-month-club edition. Brown boards with gold decoration. 273pp., including the index. Illustrated. Fair condition. Binding is slightly rolled with separation of text block from the spine. Previous bookstore sticker pasted to the upper edge of the front endpaper. Area of discoloration to the upper, vertical edge of the text block (see photos). Creasing, scratching, toning, and rubbing to boards/inner boards/pages of the text/text block edge. The dust jacket is in fair condition. Shelf-wear. Chipping to perimeter/hinges/spine of the dust jacket. Rubbing, creasing, toning, and scratching to faces of the dustjacket/spine/inner flaps/hinges.

Shipping from United States

Processing time

1-2 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • North America : 5 - 10 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns, exchanges, and cancellations

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
  • Items on sale
  • Conditions of return

    Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

    Questions about your order?

    Please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

    Legal imprint