The Secrets of the Avebury Stones - Terence MeadenSouvenir Press, 1999, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good+ - in Very Good+ DJ. Small previous owners sticker to pastedown otherwise a very well presented copy.
Less than twenty miles from its more Famous neighbour, Stonehenge, Avebury is the largest and most complex prehistoric monument in Britain, but despite centuries of research it has guarded its secrets well. Now, after years of studying megalithic sites all over Britain, Ireland and Europe, Terence Meaden reveals the hidden wonders of this magnificent temple, built to the glory of the Neolithic Earth Goddess and still rich in symbols linked with her worship. Lavishly illustrated, the book includes nearly a hundred breathtaking photographs in colour and black and white, and the numerous maps and plans have all been checked in the field to ensure their accuracy. For all who seek to understand the world of the Neolithic people, this book is essential reading, 152pp. Index. Size: 4to Crown (9¾" x 7½")