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Lords of Battle.  The World of the Celtic Warrior, Allen, Stephen
1 Allen, Stephen Lords of Battle. The World of the Celtic Warrior
Oxford Osprey Publishing 2007 1841769487 / 9781841769486 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy - looks unread. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. 224 pages This book covers the period from the first mention of the Celts by ancient Greek writers to the Roman conquest of Britain. The author examines the Celtic warrior, his society and his place within it, and the conflicts that would eventually destroy his world. Well illustrated with many examples of Celtic artefacts and craftsmanship, this book provides a fascinating insight into a culture whose legacy has endured to the present day. ID273979 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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An Introduction to the Greek World, Arnott, Peter D.
2 Arnott, Peter D. An Introduction to the Greek World
London Macmillan 1967 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Single mark to front DJ. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Pp 115,117 have single biro line to margin. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. xii, 238 pages Looks at the Greek past through the Greek present, its topography, history and culture. ID279705 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Kings and Queens of Early Britain, Ashe, Geoffrey
3 Ashe, Geoffrey Kings and Queens of Early Britain
London Methuen 1982 041347920X / 9780413479204 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. The dustjacket is sunned at spine. Page edges are tanned. Previousowner's name (neat stamp) to front free endpaper. 224 pages ID297424 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Religions of Rome Volume 1 A History, Baerd, Mary; North, John; and Price, Simon
4 Baerd, Mary; North, John; and Price, Simon Religions of Rome Volume 1 A History
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1998 0521316820 / 9780521316828 Reprint Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Small mark to half-title page. Illustrated with black and white plates and drawings. xxiv, 454 pages A radical survey of more than 1000 years of religious life in Rome; from the foundation of the city to its conversion to Christianity. ID297658 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The World of the Pharaohs, Baumann, Hans
5 Baumann, Hans The World of the Pharaohs
London Oxford University Press 1961 Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ has a tape marks to the interior. Colour photographs. Black & white illustrations. 235 pages A ‘factional’ account of both archaeological excavation and life in Ancient Egypt. The author retells the history through the adventures of 13 year old Megdi, who lives within the shadows of the ancient pyramids. This is a highly engrossing modern story about an ancient civilization. A terrific way to introduce youngsters or adults to Ancient Egypt complete with excellent illustrations of real things. ID249672 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Art of Ancient Greece and Rome. From the Rise of Greece to the Fall of Rome, Becatti, Giovanni
6 Becatti, Giovanni The Art of Ancient Greece and Rome. From the Rise of Greece to the Fall of Rome
London Thames & Hudson 1968 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has been slightly incorrectly trimmed [at publishing] & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 441 pages ID246384 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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Art The World of Art, from Aboriginal to American Pop, Renaissance Masters to Postmodernism, Belton, Dr Robert (General Editor)
7 Belton, Dr Robert (General Editor) Art The World of Art, from Aboriginal to American Pop, Renaissance Masters to Postmodernism
Rowville, Vic The Five Mile Press 2002 1741240271 / 9781741240276 1st Edition (Australia) Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour reproductions. Foreword by Christopher Rothko. 512 pages ID297006 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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8 Bernal, Ignacio 3000 Years of Art and Life in Mexico as Seen in The National Museum of Anthropology, Mexico City
New York Harry N Abrams, Inc 1968 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15 x 20cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Very slight moisture stain to very lower corner. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs as well as maps. 216 pages The Museum of Anthropology - and this book - provide a comprehensive and scientifically ordered panorama of 3000 years of the ancient cultures of Mesoamerica. ID271713 
Price: 13.00 AUD
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Ultimate Journey. Retracing the Path of an Ancient Buddhist Monk Who Crossed Asia in Search of Enlightenment, Bernstein, Richard
9 Bernstein, Richard Ultimate Journey. Retracing the Path of an Ancient Buddhist Monk Who Crossed Asia in Search of Enlightenment
New York Alfred A Knopf 2001 0375400095 / 9780375400094 Reprint Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. B/w maps. 352 pages Retracing the Path of an Ancient Buddhist Monk Who Crossed Asia in Search of Enlightenment. ID287461 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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10 Berrall, Julia S. The Garden. An Illustrated History from Ancient Egypt to the Present Day.
London Thames & Hudson 1967 Reprint Hardback 
Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has a slightly sunned spine - now protected in plastic sleeve. Colour and black & white illustrations. 388 pages ID150538 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Looking For Dilmun, Bibby, Geoffrey
11 Bibby, Geoffrey Looking For Dilmun
New York Alfred A Knopf 1969 1st Edition Hardbound 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations. 383 pages The author has discovered an ancient society older than Sumer located along the Persian Gulf in the maritime highway between Mesopotamia and India. This is the kingdom known to the Sumerians and Babylonians as Dilmun, the legendary land of immortality referred to in Assyrian records and the Gilgamesh Epic. ID243978 
Price: 27.50 AUD
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12 Birley, Anthony Life in Roman Britain
London B.T. Batsford Limited 1972 0713414561 / 9780713414561 4th impression Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 176 pages ID197819 
Price: 16.50 AUD
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Hadrian the Restless Emperor, Birley, Anthony R.
13 Birley, Anthony R. Hadrian the Restless Emperor
London Routledge 2001 0415228123 / 9780415228121 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with black and white plates and maps. xviii, 391 pages ID293810 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Greek Sculpture The Classical Period, Boardman, John
14 Boardman, John Greek Sculpture The Classical Period
London Thames and Hudson 1985 0500234191 / 9780500234198 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 252 pages. ID284508 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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15 Bord, Janet and Colin Ancient Mysteries of Britain
London Grafton 1986 0246127333 / 9780246127334 1st Edition Hardbound 
Small Quarto Size. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. Black & white illustrations. Remainder star to bottom-edge. 288 pages ID155546 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Ancient Greece Using Evidence, Bradley, Pamela; Edited by David Patterson
16 Bradley, Pamela; Edited by David Patterson Ancient Greece Using Evidence
Rydalmere NSW Hodder Education 1998 0713183276 / 9780713183276 Reprint Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Illustrated with black and white plates and maps. xx, 356 pages ID297664 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Ancient Macedonia, Braggiotti, Lucy [Editor]
17 Braggiotti, Lucy [Editor] Ancient Macedonia
Athens Ministry of Culture 1988 960214002X / 9789602140024 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Colour photographs. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Text in English & Greek. 418 pages Catalogue of exhibition held in various parts of Australia in 1989 ID284584 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Judaea Weeping. The Jewish struggle against Rome from Pompey to Masada, 63 B.C. to 73 A.D., Brauer, George C.
18 Brauer, George C. Judaea Weeping. The Jewish struggle against Rome from Pompey to Masada, 63 B.C. to 73 A.D.
New York Thomas Y.Crowell Company 1970 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made, removable plastic sleeve. 296 pages A detailed history of Judaea under Roman rule. One of the only books to look at Roman-Jewish relations from a non-Roman perspective. ID143119 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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19 Brugsch-Bey, Heinrich Egypt Under the Pharoahs
London Bracken Books 1996 0091850495 / 9780091850494 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations and maps. Previous owner's details excised from upper corner of front free end paper. xxviii, 469 pages + maps A reprint of the 1902 edition of this carefully composed picture of the 30 dynasties that ruled ancient Egypt with genealogical tables and maps. ID271763 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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20 Bulley, Margaret Ancient and Medieval Art: A Short History
London Bracken Books 1996 0091850509 / 9780091850500 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Front cover lightly creased. Black & white illustrations. Previous Owners name/details to Preliminary Pages. xxi, 328 pages ID225763 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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