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A Bronze Hoard of the Period of Zeno I,

By: Adelson, Howard L. and George L. Kustas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, American Numismatic Society, 1962

Edition: First Edition; First Printing


Originally a softbound monograph, this copy has been rebound in light blue institutional cloth. Slight rubbing, but a clean, tight copy. X-library, with internal and external marks. ; (Numismatic Notes and Monographs, No. 148) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 89 pages View more info

A History of Babylonia and Assyria [2 Volumes, Complete] Volume 1: Prolegomena, Volume 2: the History of Babylonia, Assyria, and Chaldea

By: Rogers, Robert William

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The Abingdon Press, 1915

Edition: Sixth Edition


2 volumes, rust cloth. Moderate edge rubbing, with a hint of fraying at spine ends and corners. Former owner's name inside front, and one page of notations in pencil on rear endpaper of volume 1. The sixth edition is revised, largely re-written and illustrated. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 542, 609 pages View more info

A History of Egyptian Archaeology

By: Bratton, Fred Gladstone

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NY, Crowell, 1968


Lg softbound, , sl edge wear, creasing at spine. ; SC, octavo; 313 pages View more info

Alexandria and the Sea Maritime Origins and Underwater Exploration

By: Williams, Kimberly

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tampa, FL, Sharp Books International, 2004

Edition: First Edition; First Printing


Just a hint of rubbing in like DJ. Now protected in a mylar jacket. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 192 pages View more info

Athens: City of the Gods From Prehistory to 338 B. C.

By: Procopiou, Angelo

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Elek Books, 1964

Edition: 1st UK ed


Corners slightly bent, nice solid book. DJ is edge chipped, tape repair at top of DJ spine. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 247 pages View more info

Egyptian Ideas of the Future Life

By: Budge, E. A. Wallis

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd., 1899

Edition: 1st thus


Brown cloth, moderate edge rubbing, some soiling of spine. Former owner's bookplate, and name inside front. Stitching is stretched, but not broken, making the book opened, signatures a bit loose in binding, but not falling apart. A solid copy of this volume, the first of a proposed group of books. ; Books on Egypt and Chaldaea, Volume I; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 198 pages View more info

Egyptian Religious Texts and Representations, Volume III Mythological Papyri, Complete in Two Parts

By: Translated by Alexandre Piankoff, edited by N. Rambova

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Bollingen/Pantheon, 1957

Edition: 2nd ed


2 volumes, complete. Tan cloth, with brown cloth spine. Slight edge rubbing, former owner's name stamp inside front of text volume. Plates are in a clamshell, with ties, and similar in condition to the text volume. The slipcase in edge worn, with light fraying, moderate fading, particularly on back spine of slipcase, where some spotting has occurred. This slipcase is in good condition only, and has suffered to protect the two volumes. ; Parts 1-2; 4to 11" - 13" ... View more info

Fishbourne: A Roman Palace and its Garden

By: Cunliffe, Barry

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson, 1974


Lg softbound, , sl edge wear, minor crease at spine. Inner hinges reinforced with cloth library tape. ; SC, sm 4to; 228 pages View more info

Lucretius and His Influence

By: Hadzsits, George Depue

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Longmans, Green & Company, 1935

Edition: First US Edition


Blue cloth, edge rubbed, endpapers, page edges age toned. ; 12mo 7" - 7.5" tall; 372 pages View more info

Petra

By: Browning, Iain

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus, 1982

Edition: Revised Edition


Orange cloth, very slight edge rubbing, in slightly edge chipped DJ. Now protected in a mylar jacket. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 255 pages View more info

Pompeji: Zeugnisse Griechisher Malerei

By: Drayer, Walter, Karl Schefold

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Munich, Piper, 1956

Edition: 1st ed


Pictorial hardcover, . W/glassine DJ. 19 color plates. ; HB, 12mo; 43 pages View more info

Private Life in New Kingdom Egypt

By: Meskell, Lynn

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press, 2002

Edition: First Edition; First Printing


Nearly new in like DJ. Now protected in a mylar jacket. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 288 pages View more info

Tarquinia: Wandmalereien Aus Etruskischen Gabern

By: Drayer, Walter, Massimo Pallottino

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Munich, Piper, 1955

Edition: 1st ed


Pictorial hardcover, . W/glassine DJ. 16 color plates. ; HB, 12mo; 52 pages View more info

The Ancient Near Eastern Tradition

By: Covensky, Milton

Price: $12.50

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row, 1966


Lg softbound, , sl edge wear, spine sl creased, faded. ; SC, octavo; 134 pages View more info

The Athenian Agora: An Ancient Shopping Center

By: Thompson, Dorothy Burr

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Am. Sch of Classical Studies, 1971

Edition: 1st ed


, very sl edge wear, no creases, sl fading at edges. 62 b&w illustrations. ; SC, octavo; unpaginated pages View more info