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Ricordo Di Pompei: Qual'era - Qual'e; 40 Vedute

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Italy,

Seller ID: 139433

Condition: Good


Oblong 48 page booklet with string binding. 9 3/8"w x 6 5/8"h. Edge wear, spots, and small tear on cover. Pasted down oval illustration with gilt border of cupids on cover. Text in Italian, French, English, and German. Contains facing full-page illustrations of scenes of Pompei before and after the eruption of Vesuvius. No date shown; probably from the 1920's. View more info

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Saint Saul : A Skeleton Key to the Historical Jesus

By: Akenson, Donald Harman

Price: $64.95

Publisher: Montreal, PQ, Canada, McGill-Queen's University Press: 2000

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 123235

ISBN: 0773520902

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. 346 pages, View more info

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The archaeology of Tiwanaku: The myths, history, and science of an ancient Andean civilization

By: Albarracin-Jordan, Juan V.

Price: $43.50

Publisher: Impresion P.A.P: 1999

Seller ID: 144085

ISBN: 9990500061

Condition: Near 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. Fold-out pages, color and b&w photos, View more info

Middle Kingdom Art in Ancient Egypt 2300 - 1590 B.C.

By: Aldred, Cyril

Price: $8.21

Publisher: Alec Tiranti Ltd.: 1950

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 119290

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is very clean, with sharp corners, and free of marking of any kind. Small format, 56 pp. + 83 b/w plates. View more info

New Kingdom Art in Ancient Egypt During the Eighteenth Dynasty 1590 to 1315 B.C.

By: Aldred, Cyril

Price: $18.75

Publisher: Alec Tiranti Ltd.: 1951

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 119295

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is very clean, with sharp corners, and free of marking of any kind. Contents include: Intro, The Forms of Art During the XVIIIth Dynasty, The Rise of the Dynastic Style, The Apogee of the Dynastic Style, The Amarna Interlude-The Revolutionary Phase, The Amarna Interlude-The Later Phase, The Amarna Interlude-The Aftermath and the Reaction, 98 pages with 174 b&w photos. View more info

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History of Baalbek

By: Alouf, Michel M.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Harissa , Libanon, St. Pauls Printing Press: 1955

Edition: 10th English Ed.

Seller ID: 141786

Condition: Very Good


Edges of the covers age toned, sunned, one crease across the front, a little curl, otherwise very clean, text/interior has no marking of any kind. About 16 illustrations, maps, 122 pages. View more info

Capo Di Ponte (capo Di Ponte Centro Dell'arte Rupestre camuna)

By: Anati, Emmanuel

Price: $62.95

Publisher: 1975, Edizioni Del Centro:

Seller ID: 124822

Condition: Near Fine


First English edition with previous owner's name on the upper corner of front cover, fold-out map in excellent condition, maps, drawings, photos, 59 pages. View more info

Roman Portraits in Context: Imperial and Private Likenesses from the Museo Nazionale Romano

By: Anderson, Maxwell L.;Nista, Leila

Price: $28.95

Publisher: Atlanta, Emory University - Museum of Art and Archaeology: 1198

Seller ID: 125300

ISBN: 8878131385

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 96 pages. B&w photos. Exhibition catalog. Slight edge wear. View more info

Image for They write their dreams on the rock forever: Rock writings of the Stein River Valley of British Columbia

They write their dreams on the rock forever: Rock writings of the Stein River Valley of British Columbia

By: Annie York; Richard Daly; Chris Arnett

Price: $29.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Talonbooks: 1993

Seller ID: 134414

ISBN: 0889223319

Condition: Near Fine


Book shows light wear only with straight spine, solid binding, with the text/interior unmarked in any way, bumped lower corner. Dust jacket has light scuffing, a little edge wear two 1/4" tears. Maps, b&w line drawings, photos, lots of color drawings . View more info

Image for Die Tempel Ägyptens. Götterwohnungen, Kultstätten, Baudenkmäler.,

Die Tempel Ägyptens. Götterwohnungen, Kultstätten, Baudenkmäler.,

By: Arnold, Dieter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Zurich, Artemis Verlag: 1992

Seller ID: 135976

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 129 pages. Full gray cloth boards. 8 3/4"w x 11 1/4"h. Text in German. View more info

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The Mysteries of the Great Pyramid

By: Aziz, Philippe

Price: $11.21

Publisher: Editions Ferni: 1977

Seller ID: 134321

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 251 pages. Front hinge separating slightly. Turquoise imitation leather cover with Egyptian designs and hieroglyphics in black, brown, and gilt. Brown ribbon bookmark. Many b&w photos. Small format: 4 5/8"w x7 1/8"h. View more info

Architecture in Ancient Egypt and the Near East

By: Badawy, Alexander

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, The MIT Press: 1972

Seller ID: 136649

ISBN: 0262020203

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 246 pages. Full green cloth boards. Tears and edge wear to dust jacket. View more info

Image for Antiquities of India:  An Account on the History and Culture of Ancient Hindustan By Dr. L.D. Barnett, with Numerous Illustrations and a Map

Antiquities of India: An Account on the History and Culture of Ancient Hindustan By Dr. L.D. Barnett, with Numerous Illustrations and a Map

By: Barnett, L.D.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Calcutta, India, Punthi Pustak: 1964

Seller ID: 132016

Condition: Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. 311 pages. Soiled orange cover. 24 b&w plates (bound out of order), fold-out map, and fold-out alphabet chart. Missing frontispiece. View more info

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It's a Don's Life

By: Beard, Mary

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Profile Books: 2009

Seller ID: 118971

ISBN: 1846682517

Condition: Fine


Uncorrected proof/Advance Reading Copy. Trade paperback. View more info

Gabriola: Petroglyph Island

By: Bentley, Mary;Ted Bentley

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Canada, Sono Nis Press: 1998

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 134378

ISBN: 1550390856

Condition: Fine


Book shows the slightest of shelf wear to covers only. Square spine, solid binding, otherwise as new, text/interior is free of marking of any kind. Illustrated with a great many b&w photos, maps. 152 pages. View more info

Gabriola: Petroglyph Island

By: Bentley, Mary;Ted Bentley

Price: $24.75

Publisher: Canada, Sono Nis Press: 1998

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 144211

ISBN: 1550390856

Condition: Fine


Book shows the slightest of shelf wear to covers only. Square spine, solid binding, otherwise as new, text/interior is free of marking of any kind. Illustrated with a great many b&w photos, maps. 152 pages. View more info

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Ancient Greece: Monuments Past and Present

By: Beyor, G.

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Rome, Vision: 2004

Seller ID: 144819

ISBN: 8881620677

Condition: Near Fine


Metal comb binding. Oblong format. 11 3/4"w x 7 7/8"h. Photographs of ruins overlaid with clear transparencies showing what the intact monuments would have looked like. View more info

Image for Traveler's Guide to the Ancient World,:  Ancient Egypt, Thebes and the Nile Valley in the Year 1200 BCE

Traveler's Guide to the Ancient World,: Ancient Egypt, Thebes and the Nile Valley in the Year 1200 BCE

By: Booth, Charlotte

Price: $18.95

Publisher: London, New Burlington Books: 2008

Seller ID: 144091

ISBN: 184566244X

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 160 pages. Many illustrations. View more info

Naissance De L'ecriture: Cuneiformes Et Hieroglyphes [exposition], Galeries Nationales Du Grand Palais, 7 Mai-9 Aout 1982

By: Boulanger, Jean-Paul;Galeries Nationales Du Grand Palais (France);Reunion Des Musees Nationaux (France);Renisio, Genevieve

Price: $35.95

Publisher: Ministere de la culture, Editions de la Reunion des musees nationaux: 1982

Seller ID: 124507

ISBN: 2711802019

Condition: Very Good


Nice condition, book shows very light wear, with creaseless covers, sharp corners, text/interior is free of marking of any kind, heavily illustrated, text is in French. 383 pages. View more info

Gold of Eldorado. Presented by Benson & Hedges in association with Times Newspaper Ltd. and The Royal Academy of Arts, The

By: Bray, Warwick

Price: $18.95

Publisher: London, The Royal Academy Piccadilly: 1979

Seller ID: 129906

Condition: Very Good


Institutional ex-library book with interior library marks, but unmarked cover. 240 pages. Many photos. Crease on spine. View more info