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Image for Temples, Tombs, & Hieroglyphs. A Popular History of Ancient Egypt

Temples, Tombs, & Hieroglyphs. A Popular History of Ancient Egypt

By: Mertz, Barbara

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 2007

Edition: 2nd Edition [Revised and Updated]

Seller ID: ID142635


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in plastic sleeve. A 'like new' copy. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 324 pages Writing as Elizabeth Peters, world renowned Egyptologist Barbara Mertz is the author of the phenomenally popular New York Times bestselling mystery series featuring archaeologist Amelia Peabody. In this book, Dr Mertz explores the breathtaking reality behind her fiction by casting a dazzling ... View more info

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Discoveries fom The Time of Jesus

By: Millard, Alan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford, A Lion Book: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID301608


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 189 pages Manuscripts, monuments, coins and artefacts, the remains of buildings, all tell a story. These are some of the discoveries which help us to reconstruct in vivid details the life of first century Palestine - the time of Jesus. View more info

The Deep Well

By: NYLANDER, Carl

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID7440


Octavo Size. NEAR VERY GOOD in GOOD+ Dustjacket. DJ has faded spine - now protected in mylar sleeve. Tape stains to endpapers and pastedowns. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 210 pages. View more info

Image for River Basin Survey Papers No.8 Excavations in the McNary Reservoir Basin Near Umatilla, Oregon, by Douglas Osborne with Appendixes. Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 166

River Basin Survey Papers No.8 Excavations in the McNary Reservoir Basin Near Umatilla, Oregon, by Douglas Osborne with Appendixes. Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 166

By: Osborne, Douglas; Newman, Marshall T.; Woodward, Arthur; Kroll,W.J.& McLeod, B.H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID279958


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ condition. Original olive green cloth boards with gilt to spine. Illustrated with black and white plates, photographs, drawings, maps and tables. Large fold-out map to front. Fold out plan. Stamp of previous owner (Royal Society of South Australia) to preliminary pages - not offensive. Small ink number to top of front free endpaper. Part of the Inter-Agency Archeological Salvage Program. ix, 258 pages The survey of burial... View more info

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The Ethnoarcheology of Crow Village, Alaska (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 199

By: Oswalt, Wendell H. & Vanstone, James W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, U.S. Government Printing Office: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID289372


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Stamp of previous owner (Royal Society of South Australia) to front free endpaper and top corner of p135. 136 pages View more info

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Prehistoric Heritage

By: Paturi, Felix R.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1979

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID144268


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Dj faintly stained.. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Translated by Tania and Bernard Alexander. 280 pages View more info

Image for The Engraved Gems of the Greeks Etruscans and Romans, Part One : Engraved Gems of the Greeks and the Etruscans A history of Greek art in miniature

The Engraved Gems of the Greeks Etruscans and Romans, Part One : Engraved Gems of the Greeks and the Etruscans A history of Greek art in miniature

By: Richter, G.M.A.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press Limited: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID220171


Folio Size. Very Good copy in a Good+ dustjacket. Dustjacket has a somewhat faded spine - is now protected in a pupose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White plates. Bookplate to front free endpaper 339 pages A study of Greek and Etruscan gems is singularly rewarding. This is the first comprehensive book on the subject since Furtwangler's monumental work published in 1900. Dr Richter gives a representative selection of 695 Greek and 181 Etruscan example... View more info

River Basin Survey Papers No. 25: Archeology of the John H. Kerr Reservoir Basin, Roanoke River Virginia - North Carolina

By: Roberts, Frank H.H. [Editor]

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Washington, Smithsonian Institution: 1962

Seller ID: ID260932


Octavo Size. A Near Fine copy. No dustjacket. Olive cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Black & white illustrations. Fold-out maps. 447 pages View more info

Image for River Basin Survey Papers Nos 33-38.  Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 189. Inter-Agency Salvage Program

River Basin Survey Papers Nos 33-38. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 189. Inter-Agency Salvage Program

By: Roberts, Frank H.H. [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, Smithsonian Institution: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID279646


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white phorographs and diagrams. Fold-out maps. Previous ownership stamps [Royal Society of South Australia] to Title pages. Numbers neatly inked to upper corner of front cover. xiv, 405 pages Covers archaelogical and paleontological sites in North Dakota, South Dakota and Kansas. The program was formulated for the purpose of recovering remains that would be lost as a result of the numerous projects for fl... View more info

Image for The Ancient History of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Grecians and Macedonians Volume 1

The Ancient History of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Grecians and Macedonians Volume 1

By: Rollin, Charles

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1857

Seller ID: ID193844


Small Quarto Size. Good condition. Leather covers are worn at edges and cracked along spine. Light foxing throughout. Contains black and white maps and illustrations. Previous Owners name/details to Preliminary Pages. Volume 1 only. 584 pages View more info

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The Seven Wonders of the World

By: Romer, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Michael O'Mara Books: 1995

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID292370


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Colour photographs. Black & white drawings. 244 pages View more info

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The Seven Wonders of the World. A History of the Modern Imagination

By: Romer, John & Romer, Elizabeth

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Seven Dials: 2005

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID299881


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour photographs. Black & white drawings. 244 pages View more info

INTRODUCING PREHISTORY

By: Ronen, Ronen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID221605


Small Quarto Size. VERY GOOD in GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and Black and White drawings/diagrams. 96 pages Book 9 in the Cassell's Introducing Archeology series View more info

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The Seventy Wonders of the Ancient World. The Great Monuments and How They Were Built

By: Scarre, Chris

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302417


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. 304 pages Seventy of the ancient world's greatest achievements described and explained. View more info

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Egypt The world of the Pharaohs

By: Schulz, Regine and Seidel, Matthias

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cologne, Konemann: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition, Later Printing

Seller ID: ID291444


Folio Size [38x28cm approx]. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. 538 pages Prehistory, early history, Old Kingdom, Middle Kingdom, New Kingdom, Later Period, Greco-Roman Period, State and Society, Gods Cults and Kingdom of t... View more info

Image for Megaliths and Their Mysteries

Megaliths and Their Mysteries

By: Service, Alastair & Bradbery, Jean

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1979

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID300881


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Minor stain to top edge of rear panel of dustjacket. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 284 pages View more info

Men Against Time Salvage Archaeology in the United States

By: Silverberg, Robert

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Company: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID2609


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 202pages Provides an intriguing insight in American history and prehistory as seen through unearthed relics. View more info

Image for The Code Book The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography

The Code Book The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography

By: Singh, Simon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, 4th Estate: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID160342


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Contains b/w illustrations. 402 pages View more info

Image for New Discoveries at Lepenski Vir. Europe's First Monumental Sculpture (New Aspects of Antiquity)

New Discoveries at Lepenski Vir. Europe's First Monumental Sculpture (New Aspects of Antiquity)

By: Srejovic, Dragoslav

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Stein & Day: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID276071


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Illustrated with colour and black & white photographs and black and white drawings and diagrams. Light foxing to upper edge. Previous owner's label to upper edge of front free endpaper. 216 pages A description of the excavations at Lepenski Vir. View more info

Image for The World of the Pharaohs

The World of the Pharaohs

By: Stierlin, Henri

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, Mayflower Books: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID283781


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. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 96 pages View more info