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Greek Science: Its Meaning for Us

By: Farrington, Benjamin

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chester Springs, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Dufour Editions: 1980

Seller ID: 122122

ISBN: 0851242871

Condition: Good


Some marking. 320 pages. View more info

THE SEARCH FOR NEFERTITI. The True Story of a Remarkable Discovery.

By: Fletcher, Joann

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 2004

Seller ID: 141529

ISBN: 0340833041

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with very light shelf wear to covers only. Binding is solid and square text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 452 pages with three sections of full color plates. View more info

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Canada's Stonehenge: Astounding Archaeological Discoveries in Canada, England, and Wales

By: Freemanb, Gordon R.

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Kingsley: 2009

Seller ID: 143562

ISBN: 0978452615

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition, as new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows price sticker residue on back otherwise as new. View more info

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Egyptian Religion: The Beliefs of Ancient Egypt Explored and Explained

By: Gahlin, Lucia

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Blue Ridge Summit, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Southwater Pub: 2003

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 120101

ISBN: 1842156748

Condition: Very Good


Former library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. showing little use with lightly bumped corners, text/interior clean of marking of any kind. 128 pages, with many large color photos. Nice copy. View more info

Guide to the Excavations of Ostia Antica: With a Section about the Renaissance Borgo

By: Gallico, Sonia

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Rome, ATS Italia Editrice: 2000

Seller ID: 110822

ISBN: 8887654212

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Text in English. Many color photos. Circa 80 pages. View more info

Guide to the Excavations of Ostia Antica: With a Section about the Renaissance Borgo

By: Gallico, Sonia

Price: $18.95

Publisher: ATS Italia Editrice: 2000

Seller ID: 120037

ISBN: 8887654212

Condition: Very Good


Library stamp, but no other markings. Circa 80 pages. Many color photos. View more info

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Rome Then and Now

By: Gangi, Giuseppe

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Rome, G&G Editrice: 1985

Seller ID: 141031

Condition: Very Good


Metal comb binding inside stiff card wraps. Edge wear to cover. 7"w x 5 1/2"h. Color photographs of 24 Roman architectural ruins overlayed with clear transparencies showing what the reconstruction of the remains would look like. View more info

Language of Virgil: An Introduction to the Poetry of the Aeneid, The

By: Garrison, Daniel H.

Price: $42.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Peter Lang Pub Inc: 1985

Seller ID: 140192

ISBN: 0820401765

Condition: Good


Book is very clean with neat marking and highlighting to page 15 only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes. 121 pages. Profusely illustrated with the art and monument of Virgil's time. View more info

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Rome and Persia at War, 502-532 Arca Classical and Medieval Texts, Papers and Monographs

By: Geoffrey Greatrex

Price: $75.95

Publisher: Francis Cairns (Publications) Ltd.: 1998

Seller ID: 141026

ISBN: 0905205936

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, with some scuffing at back lower corner, a 1/4" closed tear lower spine. 317 pages; [from the flyleaf]: The book concerns the early years of the sixth century A. D. and a continuing border conflict in the Middle East between the Roman ... View more info

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Archaeology of Prehistoric Native America: An Encyclopedia

By: Gibbon, Guy (ed.)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: N Y, Garland Publishing, Inc.: 1998

Seller ID: 122815

ISBN: 081530725X

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 941 pages. The Encyclopedia serves as a comprehensive and current introduction to the ancient societies that populated continental North America. The detailed Reader's Guide provides an overview of North American natural and cultural concepts, a discussion of the continent's pre-history, and a brief history of the study of archaeology in North America. Maps, a list o... View more info

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The Dinosaur Quarry : Dinosaur National Monument: Colorado; Utah

By: Good, John M. Theodore E. White; Gilbert F. Stucker

Price: $15.50

Publisher: National Park Service: 1958

Seller ID: 143130

Condition: Very Good


Book is quite clean with age-toned back cover, front in green and white looks pretty good with sticker residue, but little else in the way of detriments. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 48 pages, b&w photos, maps. A nice intro manual to the subject, answering a lot of basic questions. View more info

Poseidonia Paestum La Visita Della Citta

By: Greco, Emanuele; Longo, Fausto

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Italy, Igegneria Per La Cultura:

Seller ID: 110823

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Text in Italian. Many color photos. 108 pages. Fold-out plan. View more info

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Life of The Greeks and Romans Described from Antique Monuments, The

By: Guhl, E.; Koner, W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1889

Seller ID: 139349

Condition: Fair


Blue cloth boards show tears and fraying at top and bottom of spine and corners. Split hinges, front and back. Previous owner's name inside; a few marks in margins. 620 pages, plus publisher's catalog at rear. Five hundred and forty-three illustrations. From the introduction: "For whatever part of Greek life we may consider--be it public acts of religion or social intercourse, public feasts and games, or the more quiet scenes of home and family--we find that fo... View more info

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Hittites, The

By: Gurney, O.R.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1990

Seller ID: 135759

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 240 pages. In Near Fine maroon slipcase. Cover shows gilt decoration on full brown cloth boards. Map endpapers. Contents: Intoduction: The Discovery of the Hittites; Outline of History; Hittite State and Society; Life and Economy; Law and Institutions; Warfare; Language and Races; Religion; Literature; Art; Conclustion. Black and white photos. View more info

Pompeii

By: Guzzo, Pier Giovanni; D'Ambrosio, Antonio

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Napoli, Italy, Electa: 1999

Seller ID: 110812

ISBN: 8843556274

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Text in Italian. Many color photos. 160 pages. View more info

Ancient Maya Civilization

By: Hammond, Norman

Price: $18.95

Publisher: New Brunswick, NJ, Rutgers University Press: 1982

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 117265

ISBN: 0813509041

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 337 pages. View more info

Greek Mythology

By: Hathorn, Richmond

Price: $87.95

Publisher: American University of Beirut: 1977

Seller ID: 106499

ISBN: 0815660480

Condition: Fair


Binding is loose but still hanging together. Looks like it was dropped off a table or two; nice black leather(ette?), too. Otherwise very clean with a few marks to the text in pencil. 422 pages. View more info

Barbarian Invasions of the Roman Empire: Volume 1, The Visigothic Invasion, The

By: Hodgkin, Thomas; Heather, Peter (intro.)

Price: $24.95

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 2000

Seller ID: 123271

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 644 pages. In very good slipcase with 2 1/2" x 1 1/2" layer of printed paper peeling off. View more info

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Iliad of Homer, The

By: Homer; Picard, Barbara Leonie

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1966

Seller ID: 139397

ISBN: 0300137257

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 208 pages. Illustrated by Joan Kiddell-Monroe. View more info

In Search of Ancient Alberta (Seeking the spirit of the land)

By: Huck, Barbara

Price: $8.96

Publisher: Winnipeg, Canada, Heartland Publications: 1998

Seller ID: 134562

ISBN: 1896150004

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 287 pages. Many color photos. Slight edge wear. View more info