Foreword The Tomb of the Bird Preface List of Plates Introduction: Biographical Sketch of the Late Lord Carnarvon by Lady Burghclere 1. The King and the Queen 2. The Valley and the Tomb 3. The Valley in Modern Times 4. Our Prefatory Work at Thebes 5. The Finding of the Tomb 6. A Preliminary Investigation 7. A Survey of the Antechamber 8. Clearing the Antechamber 9. Visitors and the Press 10. Work in the Laboratory 11. The Opening of the Sealed Door Appendix Index
The first volume of Howard Carter's classic account of the discovery of the ancient tomb of the Ancient Egyptian King Tutankhamun.
Howard Carter (1874-1939) was an artist and archaeologist best known for his role in the discovery of the tomb of Tutankhamun.