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Origin Of Birds

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1999

Seller ID: 12585

ISBN: 4608511161

Condition: Near Fine


52 pages; Fine condition. Text in JAPANESE. ALL text, publishing information, (except for title Origin of Birds) is in Japanese. No creases. Solid, clean. Beautiful color pictures of birds, dinosaurs and archaeology findings. Trade Paperback. View more info

The Easy Guide to Merida Yucatan and Nearby Archaeological Zones

By: Bloomgarden, Richard

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Mexico, Publicado E Impreso Por Litografica Turmex,s. A.: 1975

Edition: Revised; Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 15311

Condition: Good


112 pages; Good condition. No reading creases. Names to front and back inside covers. Crack starting. Solid, clean. Photos in full color. Orientation Maps-History Section. Trade Paperback. View more info

Sicily, before the Greeks

By: Brea, L. Bernabo; Daniel, Glyn (Ed)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Frederick A. Praeger: 1957

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15433

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


258 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Ancient People and Place Series. Attractive brown cloth boards with gilt lettering and illustration. Sunned to spine and top edges. Tiny name and date to inside front board. Just a bit of shelf rub to spine tips and corner tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ flap folds cut off and laid in. Great illustrations and narration on Ancient history of Sicily and Archaeology findings. View more info

THE HORIZON BOOK OF DAILY LIFE IN ANCIENT EGYPT

By: Casson, Lionel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, American Heritage: 1975

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4203

ISBN: 0070102171

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


128 pages; Near Fine/Very Good. Just a tiny bit of shelf rub at bottom spine tip. Glossy illustrated boards - same picture as the dust jacket. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has shelf rub along the top edge with one closed tear on the back panel. Light rubbing (one book against another) on back panel. Either a 'stuck to' stain or sticker shadow on back panel. DJ greatly enhanced with new protective sleeve. Size: 8 1/2 by 11... View more info

Gods, Graves, And Scholars The Story Of Archaeology

By: Ceram, C. W.; Garside, E. B. & Wilkins Sophie (Trans)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1967

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 6773

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


441 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Green boards with bright gilt lettering. Solid hinges and binding. Soft bump to top corner tip. Illustrated with photos. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Second, Revised and Substantially Enlarged Edition. 441 pages plus Index. We travel with Heinrich Schliemann as, defying the ridicule of the learned world, he actually unearths the remains of the ancient city of Troy. We share the excitement... View more info

THE SEVEN CAVES - Archaeological Explorations in the Middle East

By: Coon, Carleton S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ny, Alfred A. Knopf: 1957

Edition: Stated First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4693

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Ex-Lib; 338 pages; Very Good/Very Good. This ex-library copy has the usual stamps (none on outside page edges) Pocket removed from front fly-leaf with tiny bit of loss to top edge. Outside page edges very, very lightly age tanned. Boards are straight, spine is square, tips are pointed. Light smudge on preface pages 8 and 9, in the margin - Pages otherwise Clean. Illustrated with 45 photos and 39 line drawings. DJ is in protective sleeve then glued to inside board. Half o... View more info

The Other Side of the Jordan

By: Glueck, Nelson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: CT, American Schools of Oriental Research: 1940

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19373

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


208 pages; Good/No Jacket. University ex-library with stamps, pocket, due date slip and pen spine label. Nice red cloth boards with faded gilt lettering. Shelf wear, to the cardboard, at top spine tip and corner tips. Faded to spine. Outside page edges lightly age tanned. Boards are straight, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. This book represents an expansion of the lectures delivered in America from October to December 1939 on behalf of the American Schools... View more info

The Dinosaur Dictionary

By: Glut, Donald F.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Bonanza Books: 1984

Edition: First Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 10056

ISBN: 0517455897

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


218 pages; Near Fine/Very Good Plus. Remainder dot. Tiny piece of address label on front fly leaf. Small label on back fly leaf. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has small chip top edge of back panel. Now in protective sleeve. Great wrap-around-artwork to cover. An excellent gift! Scientific names, discriptions of habits with pictures. Excellent for the dinosaur enthusiast. Illustrated with more than 400 black and white photo... View more info

The Birth of Westen Civilization, Greece and Rome

By: Grant, Michael (Ed. )

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Thames And Hudson: 1969

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 17945

Condition: Near Fine in Good dust jacket


360 pages; Near Fine/Good condition. THIRD PRINTING. HUGE book (10 and a half x 14 x 1 and a half inches) Pages lightly age toned. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square, and pages are clean. The DJ has shelf wear at the edges with small chips at the spine tips and corner tips. Looks very nice in protective sleeve. 727 illustrations, 226 in color, 501 photographs, drawings, maps and chronological charts. Even now it is difficult to realize how great was t... View more info

The Celtic World

By: Green, Miranda

Price: $130.00

Publisher: UK, Routledge: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19642

ISBN: 0415057647

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


864 pages; Fine/Fine. Beautiful burgundy boards with bright gilt lettering. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is also Fine. In protective sleeve. An excellent gift! MEDIA MAIL ONLY. The Celtic World is a detailed and comprehensive study of the Celts from the first evidence of them in the archaeological and historical record to the early post-Roman period. The strength of this volume lies in its breadth - it looks at archaeolog... View more info

Dinosaur : The Story Behind The Scenery

By: Hagood, Allen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NV, K C Publications: 1976

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 2313

ISBN: 0916122352

Condition: Very Good+


32 pages; Near Fine condition. Very light shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. Large magazine shape - stapled wraps. This book is dedicated to all who find Nature not an adversary to conquer and destroy, but a storehouse of infinite knowledge and experience linking man to all things past and present. They know conserving the natural environment is essential to our future well-being. Trade Paperback. View more info

Atlas Of Ancient Archaeology

By: Hawkes, Jacquetta (Ed)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Mcgraw-Hill: 1975

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 13586

ISBN: 007027293X

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


272 pages; Near Fine/Near Fine. Green cloth boards with bright gilt lettering. Bright green endpapers. Name (very small) to top front end paper. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. DJ has just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Now in protective sleeve. An excellent gift. Large coffee table size book, with 350 two-colour maps, plans and drawings. Index. This atlas traces the patterns of cultures and civilizations down to the be... View more info

King Solomon's Temple in the Masonic Tradition

By: Horne, Alex

Price: $45.00

Publisher: CA, Wilshire: 1974

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 15810

ISBN: 0879802758

Condition: Very Good+


352 pages; Very Good Plus Trade paperback. One very shallow reading crease. Spine very, very lightly age tanned. Faint remainder line. Solid, otherwise clean. An excellent gift! Illustrated with drawings by Biblical archaeologists. Map of Palestine during Solomonic times, and ruins of the stables and other illustrations. The Hiramic Tradition, the legend is investigated by students. View more info

The Origins Of Britain - Britain Before The Conquest

By: Laing, Lloyd; Lloyd, Jennifer

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Paladin Grafton Books: 1986

Edition: Reprint; First Printing

Seller ID: 7767

ISBN: 0586083707

Condition: Very Good+


256 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Two tiny, very light, spots on fore edge. No spine creases. Just a bit of rub to cover. Solid, clean. An Archaeology History of the British Isles c. 1500 BC - AD 1066. An exciting, comprehensive study of British Culture and Society. Illustrated. Trade Paperback. View more info

Environmental Impact Research Program EL-89-1 Interdisciplinary Workshop On The Physical Chemical Biological Processes Affecting Archeological Sites

By: Mathewson, Christopher C. (compiled)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: DC, U. S. Army Engineer Waterways: 1989

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13760

Condition: Near Fine


238 pages; Near Fine condition. No creases. Just a bit of shelf rub to edges. Solid, clean. This Final Report is Interdisciplinary Workshop on the Physical, Chemical, Biological Processes Affecting Archeological Sites. It was compiled by Christopher Mathewson and monitored by Environmental Laboratory in Mississippi. 238 pages, plus Appendix 63 pages. Trade Paperback. View more info

A Handbook to the Palace of Minos Knossos with its Dependencies

By: Pendlebury, J. D. S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Max Parrish: 1959

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16928

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


77 pages; Very Good Plus/Very Good. Attractive black boards with gilt illustration to front and gilt lettering. Name and date to top endpaper page. Corner tips are softly bumped. Fold out map. Boards are straight, spine is square and pages are clean. Full DJ is lightly shelf rubbed at spine tips. Tee-niny chip at corner tips. Now in protective sleeve. Pendlebury's Handbook, the only guide in English to the exciting discoveries of Sir Arthur Evans at Knossos, has been una... View more info

Map Of Roman Britain, Third Edition

By: Phillips, C. W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: UK, Ordnance Survey: 1956

Edition: Third Edition; Third Printing

Seller ID: 7937

Condition: Near Fine


44 pages; Near Fine condition. No creases. Just a tiny bit of rub to cover edges. Solid, clean. Beautiful cover. Showing Britain as it was during the period of Roman occupation A. D. 43 to 410. Plus unfolding large map. Trade Paperback. View more info

The Dawn of Civilization, the First World Survey of Human Cultures in Early Times

By: Piggott, Stuart (Ed. )

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw-Hill: 1961

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17944

ISBN: 050004001X

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


403 pages; Near Fine/Very Good Plus. HUGE book (10 and a half x 14 x 1 and a half inches) Pages lightly age toned. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square, and pages are clean. The DJ has a small chip at bottom spine tip & tiny chip at top front corner tip. Now in protective sleeve. An excellent gift! 940 illustrations, 172 in color, 110 original reconstructions, 645 photographs and drawings, 48 maps and chronological charts. More then three years of unrem... View more info

Spirits in Stone; The New Face of African Art

By: Ponter, Laura Ponter, and Hope Tinney Anthony

Price: $30.00

Publisher: CA, Ukama Press: 1997

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 19244

Condition: Very Good+


214 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Soft bump bottom corner tips. No creases. Solid, clean. Large (11 x 11 3/4) Trade Paperback. Fantastic photos throughout. For more than 1000 years, the Shona and their ancestors have lived and died on the land of Southeastern Africa. Theirs is a history of struggle and triumph over armed invaders, natural predators, disease, drought, famine and political oppression. Provides tantalizing glimpses of and revealing new theories about one... View more info

A History of the Aztecs and the Mayas and Their Conquest

By: Sundel, Alfred

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Collier Macmillan: 1967

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15944

Condition: Very Good


184 pages; Very Good condition. Very shallow reading creases. Just a bit of shelf rub to edges. Soft bump to corners. Outside page edges lightly age tanned. Solid, clean. Illustrated with maps and archaeological finds. The rise and fall of America's first great civilization. Trade Paperback. View more info

The Crucible of Christianity, Judaism, Hellenism and the Historical Background to the Christian Faith

By: Toynbee, Arnnold (Ed. )

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, World Publishing: 1969

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 17947

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


368 pages; Near Fine/Very Good Plus. HUGE book (10 and a half x 14 x 1 and a half inches) Outside page edges are lightly age tanning. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square, and pages are clean. The DJ is price clipped and very lightly age tanned. Just a bit of shelf rub at bottom corner tips. Now in protective sleeve. 556 illustrations, 158 in color, 398 photographs, drawings, maps and plans. An excellent gift! The subject of this book is the place and t... View more info

The Age of Expansion, Europe and the World 1559-1660

By: Trevor-Roper, Hugh

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw-Hill: 1968

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17948

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


360 pages; Near Fine/Near Fine. HUGE book (10 and a half x 14 x 1 and a half inches) Pages lightly age toned. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square, and pages are clean. The DJ has tiny bit of shelf rub on the edges. Inside front flap creased. Now in protective sleeve. An excellent gift! 604 illustrations, 185 in color, 419 photographs, engravings, drawings and maps. This was one of the great ages of realistic illustration, and every aspect of the period... View more info