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Image for Egyptian Religion: The Beliefs of Ancient Egypt Explored and Explained

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

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Rome Then and Now

By: Gangi, Giuseppe

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Rome, G&G Editrice: 1985

Seller ID: 144712

Condition: Very Good


Metal comb binding inside stiff card wraps. Slight 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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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 of entries by cultural area and topical area, and an extensive index are invaluable ais to interested laypersons, to students,... 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 for all their ingenious mind has created works of architecture, which, through being regulated by these various demands, give u... 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

Image for Myth Into Art: Poet and Painter in Classical Greece

Myth Into Art: Poet and Painter in Classical Greece

By: H. A. Shapiro

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Routledge: 1994

Seller ID: 145071

ISBN: 0415067936

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with very minor wear to covers only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 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

Han and T'ang Murals: Discovered in tombs in the People's Republic of China and copied by contemporary Chinese painters

By: Jan Fontein

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Boston, Museum of Fine Arts: 1976

Seller ID: 145203

ISBN: 0878461027

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with very light shelf wear only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 131 pp., illus. mostly b&w, some color. Cataloge of an exhibition organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, in cooperation with the Liaison Office of the People's Republic of China, Washington, D.C. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 141 paintings illustrated and described. View more info

Roman Villas (Shire Archaeology)

By: Johnston, David E.

Price: $8.41

Publisher: U.S.A., Shire Publications: 1999

Edition: 4

Seller ID: 137152

ISBN: 0747802386

Condition: Fine


Book is NEW with creaseless covers and spine, sharp corners on the covers, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 64 pages, many b&w photos, floor plans, detailed drawings View more info

Phaistos Hagia Triadha Gortyn

By: Kanta, Athanasia

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Athens, Greece, Adam Editions: 1998

Seller ID: 110816

ISBN: 9605002450

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Text in English. Many color photos. 143 pages. Fold-out plan of the site. View more info