Von der Osten H., “Explorartions in Hittite Asia Minor”, Chicago 1929. First edition. In 4o 25x18cm. Publishers paperboards, complete 196p.,finely illustrated with 163 illustrations in the text, most rare original photographs of Anatolia and nine maps. A very good clean copy. This volume covers the account of Von der Osten travels in Anatolia in 1927, 1928 and 1929. He had focused his travels in the area east of Ankara, south of Samsun and north of the Taurus. He was the pioneer of the discovery of Hittite civilization. This publication is a classic travel account to Anatolia, without the scientific results of his archaeological excavations, but full with fine photos of people, landscapes and monuments as well as precious information.