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NUOVA LUCE SULLA STORIA DI ROMA ARCAICA DALLE LAMINE D'ORO DI PYRGI

By: Pallottino, Massimo

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Studi Romani, 1965.: 1965.

Seller ID: 15994


Studi Romani, 1965.. 1965.. Fine. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed light gray wraps. The bottom corners of the wraps are lightly bumped with light soiling to the bottom corner of the front cover. 15 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. Near fine. Offprint from Studi Romani, Anno XIII, N. 1 - Gennaio-Marzo1965. Massimo Pallottino [1909-1995] was an archaeologist specializing in Etruscan civilization and art. His work covered Etruscan art and culture, civilization ... View more info

EGYPTIAN TALES / Tramslated from the Papyri. Second Series: XVIIIth to XIXth Dynasty. Second Edition

By: Petrie, W. M. Flinders; editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: (New York): Benjamin Blom, Inc. (1973).: (1973).

Seller ID: 27383


(New York): Benjamin Blom, Inc. (1973).. (1973).. Fine. - Small octavo, rust brown cloth titled in silver with decorations in black. xii & 146 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. Near fine. Reprint of the 1899 edition. View more info

SAREPTA: A PRELIMINARY REPORT ON THE IRON AGE. Excavations of the University Museum of the University of Pennsylvania, 1970-72

By: Pritchard, James B

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA: The University Museum, University of Pennsylvania, 1975.: 1975.

Seller ID: 29800


Philadelphia, PA: The University Museum, University of Pennsylvania, 1975.. 1975.. Fine. - Quarto [11-1/4 inches high by 9 inches wide], softcover bound in printed cream wrappers. The binding is slightly bumped. ix & 116 pages plus section of illustrations, including photographic illustrations, drawings and plans of excavation sites. Also with tables in the text. Near fine. A title in the series Museum Monographs. With contributions from William P. Anderson, Ellen Her... View more info

THE SEVENTH GREAT ORIENTAL MONARCHY / Or The Geography, History, and Antiquities of the Sassanian or New Persan Empire / Collected and Illustrated from Ancient and Modern Sources by George Rawlinson

By: Rawlinson, George

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London: Longmans, Green, and Co. / New York: Scribner, Welford and Armstrong, 1876.: 1876.

Seller ID: 5034


London: Longmans, Green, and Co. / New York: Scribner, Welford and Armstrong, 1876.. 1876.. Good. - Thick octavo, brown cloth titled in gilt on the spine.The covers are lightly rubbed & bumped. There are stains to the spine, the tail is lightly chipped & the head is heavily chipped with pieces out. The top third of the front joint is torn. xxi & 691 pages & 43-page publisher's catalog. The hinges are cracked. The pastedowns & endpapers are stained. There is occasional so... View more info

THE SIXTH GREAT ORIENTAL MONARCHY; Or, The Geography, History and Antiquities of Parthia. Collected and Illustrated from Ancient and Modern Sources

By: Rawlinson, George

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York: Dodd, Mead, and Company, [circa 1872].: [circa 1872].

Seller ID: 18131


New York: Dodd, Mead, and Company, [circa 1872].. [circa 1872].. Very good. - Octavo, brown cloth titled in gilt on the spine. The top edge is gilt. The covers are bumped & rubbed with a light scratch to the rear cover. The head & tail of the spine are lightly chipped. xiii, [ii] & 458 pages plus 1-page publisher's catalog. The page edges are slightly darkened. Illustrated with a color frontispiece, 2 partially colored folding maps & black-and-white textual illustrations... View more info

CRETE AND ITS TREASURES. Text by Professor Olivier Reverdin. Preface by Dr. N. Platon

By: Reverdin, Olivier

Price: $25.00

Publisher: (New York): The Viking Press, (1961).: (1961).

Seller ID: 22483


(New York): The Viking Press, (1961).. (1961).. Good. - Quarto, dark brown cloth titled in gilt on the spine, in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The covers are lightly rubbed & bumped. The dust jacket is rubbed & chipped with a piece of the top edge of the rear panel torn & creased. The dust jacket has several tears along the edges of its spine with pieces out of the head & tail. 153 pages. Full-page color illustrations & profuse tipped-in color plates from photographs by ... View more info

A HISTORY OF BABYLONIA AND ASSYRIA. Second Edition. 2 volumes

By: Rogers, Robert William

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York: Eaton & Mains / Cincinnati, OH: Jennings & Pye, 1901.: 1901.

Seller ID: 4221


New York: Eaton & Mains / Cincinnati, OH: Jennings & Pye, 1901.. 1901.. Very good. - Octavo, red cloth titled in gilt on the spines. The top edges are gilt. The spines are dampstained with the heads & tails chipped. The covers are bumped & rubbed with dampstaining to the inner edges & a few white stains, including a white mark to the Vol. 2 rear cover. xx & 429 pages; and xv & 418 pages. Volume 2 is illustrated with 2 folding plates & 3 textual illustrations. The inner e... View more info

ANCIENT PERUVIAN CERAMICS: The Nathan Cummings Collection. With Drawings by Milton F. Sonday, Jr. and Photographs by William F. Pons and William E. Lyall.

By: Sawyer, Alan R.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: [New York]: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, (1966).: (1966).

Seller ID: 34673


[New York]: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, (1966).. (1966).. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 11-1/4 inches high by 8-3/4 inches wide], pictorial tan, red & black buckram. There is minor staining to the corners of the front cover. The top edge of the dust jacket is lightly creased & chipped. 144 pages. Profusely illustrated with 2 tipped-in color plates, full-page & textual photographic illustrations in black & white, and monochrome textual illustrations after drawing... View more info

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TEPE HISSAR EXCAVATIONS 1931. The Museum Journal. Volume XXIII--Number 4--1933.

By: Schmidt, Erich F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Museum, 1933.: 1933.

Seller ID: 36765


- Quarto [10-5/8 inches high by 7-3/4 inches wide], softcover bound in printed tan wrappers. The head & tail of the spine and the overlapping edges of the wrappers are chipped. [x] & pages 323-487. Pages of black-and-white illustrations numbered LXXIII to CLXXI, including archaeological maps, 2 of them folding. Very good. The aims of the Joint Expedition to Persia by the University Museum and the Pennsylvania Museum of art were twofold: "The first phase of its activi... View more info

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ARCHAEOLOGY OF DELAWARE RIVER VALLEY Between Hancock and Dingman's Ferry in Wayne and Pike Counties. Volume 1 [of the Pennsylvania Historical Commission series].

By: Schrabisch, Max.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harrisburg: Publications of the Pennsylvania Historical Commission, 1930.: 1930.

Seller ID: 36924


- Octavo, blue cloth titled in gilt on the front cover and the spine. The covers are soiled, stained and bumped and the gilt has rubbed away from the spine. vii, [i] & 181 pages with full-page and textual illustrations. A previous owner's initials and annotation are penned at the top of the front endpaper with the owner's initials also penned on the bottom edge of the book. Good. First edition. This is the first volume published in the Pennsylvania Historical Commission ... View more info

BETH SHE'ARIM. Volume II: The Greek Inscriptions. (Volume II only)

By: Schwabe, Moshe; and Lifshitz, Baruch

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, (1974).: (1974).

Seller ID: 12567


New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, (1974).. (1974).. Fine. - Quarto [approximately 11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], black cloth, in a price-clipped dust wrapper. There is a small crease to the rear flap of the dust jacket. xvi, 230 & [1] pages plus 7 pages of black-and-white photographic illustrations. Also with black-and-white illustrations in the text. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. Published by Rutgers on behalf of The Israel Exploration Soci... View more info

THE MORNING OF MANKIND: PREHISTORIC MAN IN EUROPE

By: Silverberg, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (Greenwich, CT): New York Graphic Society, (1967).: (1967).

Seller ID: 12863


(Greenwich, CT): New York Graphic Society, (1967).. (1967).. Fine. - Octavo, cloth, in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed. There are 2 price-stickers on the front flap & the corners of the flap are creased. xv, [i] & 240 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. Second edition. Dust jacket present. View more info

THE NATIVE AMERICANS: Prehistory and Ethnology of North American Indians

By: Spencer, Robert F.; Jennings, Jesse D.; et al)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1965).: (1965).

Seller ID: 4814


New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1965).. (1965).. Very good. - Octavo, pictorial brown cloth. The binding is lightly rubbed & bumped. xi, [ii] & 539 pages. Brown-and-white endpaper maps & black-and-white illustrations. There are some brown stains to the rear cover, else very good. View more info

THE ARNAPIK AND TYARA SITES: An Archaeological Study of Dorset Culture Origins. Memoirs of the Society for American Archaeology Number 22

By: Taylor, William E., Jr

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT: The Society for American Archaeology, 1968.: 1968.

Seller ID: 15124


Salt Lake City, UT: The Society for American Archaeology, 1968.. 1968.. Very good. - Small quarto [10 inches high by 7-1/4 inches wide], softcover bound in printed brown & tan wraps. The binding is lightly rubbed with the head & tail of the spine lightly chipped. The edges of the rear wrap are slightly darkened. [ix] & 129 pages. Black-and-white photographic illustrations, tables, maps & diagrams. There is a light crease across the top corner of the rear wrap & the top c... View more info

AZTECS OF MEXICO: Origin, Rise and Fall of the Aztec Nation

By: Vaillant, George C

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1947.: 1947.

Seller ID: 4802


Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1947.. 1947.. Good. - Octavo, light green cloth titled in brown on the spine with vingettes & decorations in brown, yellow and green on the front cover & spine. The book is laid into its original pictorial dust wrapper. The covers are soiled and faded along the edges. The dust jacket is chipped with a few small pieces out along the edges. 340 pages, with several pages of photographic illustrations. Good. Dust jacket present. View more info

ON THE THRESHOLD OF NATIVE AMERICAN CIVILIZATION. (Cover title)

By: Vaillant, George C

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York: The American Museum of Natural History, 1929.: 1929.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 16407


New York: The American Museum of Natural History, 1929.. 1929.. Fair. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed cream wraps. The wraps are bumped & soiled with some creasing. Part of the surface of the bottom edge of the front wrap is rubbed away & the wrap is partially detached. There are small pieces out of the top inner corners of the wraps & the bottom corner of the rear wrap is torn & creased. Pages [530]-542. Black-and-white textual illustrations. The pages are creased ... View more info

ART AND ARCHAEOLOGY OF AFGHANISTAN: Its Fall and Survival. A Multi-Disciplinary Approach

By: van Krieken-Pieters, Juliette; editor

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Leiden [Netherlands]/Boston, MA: Brill, 2006.: 2006.

Seller ID: 23930


Leiden [Netherlands]/Boston, MA: Brill, 2006.. 2006.. Fine. - Octavo, pictorial cloth. The rear cover is lightly rubbed. xxi & 412 pages plus 1-page series catalog with a section of black-and-white & color illustrations. Near fine. A title in the series "Handbook of Oriental Studies. Section Eight: Central Asia". View more info

MACHUPIJCHU Y EL CAMINO INKA

By: Vargas, Victor Angles

Price: $20.00

Publisher: (Lima, Peru: Printed by Industrialgrafica, 1980).: 1980).

Seller ID: 24079


(Lima, Peru: Printed by Industrialgrafica, 1980).. 1980).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The wraps are rubbed. 103 pages plus colophon. Illustrated with a folding map in red, black & white, with photographic illustrations in color and black & white & with black- and-white plans & diagrams. The pages are toned. Very good. The text is in Spanish. View more info

DIE STADTMAUER VON PALMYRA. (Cover title)

By: von Gerkan, Armin

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Berytus, 1935.: 1935.

Seller ID: 15984


Berytus, 1935.. 1935.. Good. - Small quarto [11-1/4 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed gray wraps. The covers are detached & are chipped, darkened & creased around the edges with a tear to the top edge of the rear wrap. Pages 25-33. Illustrated with a black-and-white folding plate [architectural plan]. The page corners are bumped & their edges are darkened with some light creasing & with occasional staining. There is a horizontal crease to the ... View more info

THE DESERT KINGDOMS OF PERU

By: Von Hagen, Victor W

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Greenwich, CT: New York Graphic Society Publishers, Ltd., (1965).: (1965).

Seller ID: 1377


Greenwich, CT: New York Graphic Society Publishers, Ltd., (1965).. (1965).. Fine. - Quarto, brown cloth titled in gilt within red rectangles on spine in pictorial dust wrapper. The top edge of the dust jacket has two short tears and some minor wear at head of spine. 191 pages with profuse color and black and white illustrations. Near fine in a very good dw. First American edition.A study of the civilization of the Mohica and the ChimĂș which flourished on the coast... View more info