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Mongol Empire: Genghis Khan His Triumph and His Legacy, The

By: Brent, Peter

Price: $74.95

Publisher: Lavergne, Tennessee, U.S.A., Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 1976

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 120186

ISBN: 029777137X

Condition: Very Good


Former library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 264 pages with mostly b&w illustrations, a few in color. Dust jacket has been laminated and taped to covers. Chapters include: The great Khans, Westwards from the Volga, The resilience of Islam, The fall of the celestial kingdom, The golden horde, The Ilkhans of Persia, The sons of heaven, The heartlands, The last assault, The benefi... View more info

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A History of Egypt (4 Book, 8 Vol. set)

By: BUDGE, E. A. [Ernest Alfred Thompson] Wallis

Price: $94.95

Publisher: Neatherlands, Anthropological Publications: 1968

Seller ID: 142619

Condition: Very Good


Four book set in blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine only. Books show very light wear to covers only. Bindings are solid and square, exteriors show no major blemishes, texts/interiors are clean and free of marking of any kind; some corners are bent, a little edge wear, a stain or two on the page ends. Each book contains two volumes for a total of eight: Egypt In the Neolithic and Archaic Periods; Egypt Under the Grat Pyramid Builders, Egypt Under the the Amene... View more info

The Craft of Poetic Speech in Ancient Greece

By: Calame, Claude

Price: $8.92

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, U.S.A., Cornell Univ Pr: 1995

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 109251

ISBN: 0801427436

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. View more info

Mayas : The Splendor of a Great Culture, The

By: Campa, Mario Perez; Santos, Laura Sotelo

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Mexico, Monclem Ediciones: 2007

Seller ID: 130666

ISBN: 9709019147

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 226 pages. "This work explains and describes in detail the different facets of this great culture, from the different offices and ranks of Maya society, its political organization and economy to the organization of its magnificent, spectacular cities richly decorated with painting and sculptures, plus a section on one of the most complex writing, number and calendar systems of the ancient world and an intricate religion ... View more info

The Art of the Aztecs

By: Cawthorne, Nigel

Price: $8.97

Publisher: San Diego, California, U.S.A., Laurel Glen: 1999

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 112568

ISBN: 1571456392

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 96 pages. Many color photos. View more info

Lost Tomb of Alexander the Great

By: Chugg, Andrew

Price: $24.95

Publisher: London, Richmond Editions: 2005

Seller ID: 126796

ISBN: 1902699629

Condition: Near Fine


Clean and unmarked; tight binding. 317 pages. Slight wear to cover. Illustrated. View more info

Lost Tomb of Alexander the Great

By: Chugg, Andrew

Price: $18.95

Publisher: London, Richmond Editions: 2005

Seller ID: 130782

ISBN: 1902699629

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 317 pages. View more info

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Stories of the Persian Wars

By: Church, Alfred J.; Herodotus

Price: $65.00

Publisher: N Y, Hurst & Company: 1900

Seller ID: 135375

Condition: Very Good


Gray cloth boards with silver decoration and floral design. Attractive small format: 4 1/8"w x 6"h. 220 pages. Scribble to pastedown endpaper. View more info

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Cicero: Pro Caelio. De Provinciis Consularibus. Pro Balbo. (Loeb Classical Library No. 447)

By: Cicero; Gardner, R.

Price: $18.95

Publisher: London, Harvard University Press: 1958

Seller ID: 122410

ISBN: 0674994922

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. In Latin and English. View more info

Cicero: Pro Sestio and In Vatinium (Loeb Classical Library No. 309)

By: Cicero; Gardner,R.

Price: $23.00

Publisher: London, Harvard University Press: 1966

Seller ID: 122405

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. In Latin and English. View more info

Image for Cicero:  The Verrine Orations I:  Against Caecilius; Against Veres; Part One,Part Two, Books I and II (Loeb Classical Library No. 221)

Cicero: The Verrine Orations I: Against Caecilius; Against Veres; Part One,Part Two, Books I and II (Loeb Classical Library No. 221)

By: Cicero; Greenwood, L.H.G.

Price: $18.95

Publisher: London, Harvard University Press: 1978

Seller ID: 122420

ISBN: 0674992431

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. In Latin and English. View more info

Image for Cicero IX: Pro Lege Manilia/Pro Caecina/Pro Cluentio/Pro Rabirio Perduellionis Reo (Loeb Classical Library No. 198)

Cicero IX: Pro Lege Manilia/Pro Caecina/Pro Cluentio/Pro Rabirio Perduellionis Reo (Loeb Classical Library No. 198)

By: Cicero; Hodge, H. Grose

Price: $19.95

Publisher: London, Harvard University Press: 1979

Seller ID: 122425

ISBN: 0674992180

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. In Latin and English. View more info

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Cicero XXVII: Letters to His Friends III (Loeb Classical Library No. 230)

By: Cicero; Williams, W. Glynn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Harvard University Press: 1972

Seller ID: 122422

ISBN: 0674992539

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. In Latin and English. View more info

Mummies, Disease and Ancient Cultures

By: Cockburn, Aiden; Cockburn, Eve (eds.)

Price: $24.95

Publisher: N Y., Cambridge University Press: 1984

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 113751

ISBN: 0521230209

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 243 pages. Many photos and illustrations. View more info

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The Jaguar's Children: Pre-Classic Central Mexico with A Maya Sculpture in Wood

By: Coe, Michael D.

Price: $42.75

Publisher: N. Y., Museum of Primitive Art: 1965

Seller ID: 143734

Condition: Near Fine


Exhibition catalogue in excellent condition in beige cloth with bumped back lower corner and very small impact mark top edge at spine. Otherwise FINE. Binding is solid and square, covers otherwise have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket is price clipped, light edgewear and chipping at corners, 1" open tear top spine. 126 pages, heavily illustrated with a great many impressive b&w ... View more info

How to Read Egyptian Hieroglyphics: A Step-by-Step Guide to Teach Yourself

By: Collier, Mark; Manley, Bill

Price: $8.97

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California: 1998

Seller ID: 112550

ISBN: 0965693031

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 179 pages. This book has a smoky smell. View more info

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Ancient Persia

By: Curtis, John [Cortis]

Price: $11.21

Publisher: Iran, British Museum Publications Ltd.:

Seller ID: 128538

ISBN: 9646730248

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Text in English and Persian. Color photos. View more info

Art and Empire: Treasures from Assyria in the British Museum

By: Curtis, John; Reade, Julian

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, British Museum Press: 2000

Seller ID: 136613

ISBN: 0714111406

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unread book with a tight binding. 224 pages. Many color photos. View more info

Celtic Secrets

By: Cyr, Donald L.

Price: $8.96

Publisher: Santa Barbara, CA, Stonehenge Viewpoint: 1990

Seller ID: 108602

ISBN: 0140654X

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. View more info

Image for Guide with Reconstructions Pompeii, Herculaneum and the Villa Jovis, Capri Past and Present

Guide with Reconstructions Pompeii, Herculaneum and the Villa Jovis, Capri Past and Present

By: De Franciscis, Alfonso

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Vision Publications: 1964

Seller ID: 137154

Condition: Very Good


6 1/4" wide x 4 1/2" tall in plastic comb binding with brown vinyl cover. Shows monuments of Pompeii, Herculaneum and the Villa Jovis in Capris using photographs overlaid with transparencies of what the reconstructed cities would look like. Super cool. 90 pages. View more info