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Image for Ancient Art from the Shumei Family Collection

Ancient Art from the Shumei Family Collection

By: Los Angeles County Museum of Art;Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: N Y., Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1996


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 210 pages. Many color photos. Includes fancy invitation for the Los Angeles County Museum of Art's opening. View more info

Image for Ancient Cities: The Archaeology of Urban Life in the Ancient Near East and Egypt, Greece and Rome

Ancient Cities: The Archaeology of Urban Life in the Ancient Near East and Egypt, Greece and Rome

By: Gates, Charles

Price: $9.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Routledge, 2003


New book with creaseless covers and spine, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 444 pages. View more info

Image for Ancient Judaism: Biblical Criticism from Max Weber to the Present

Ancient Judaism: Biblical Criticism from Max Weber to the Present

By: Zeitlin, Irving M.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Polity, 1991


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 314 pages. View more info

Ancient Maya Civilization

By: Hammond, Norman

Price: $18.95

Publisher: New Brunswick, NJ, Rutgers University Press, 1982

Edition: Ex Library


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 337 pages. View more info

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Ancient Persia

By: Curtis, John [Cortis]

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Iran, British Museum Publications Ltd.,


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Text in English and Persian. Color photos. View more info

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Annals & The Histories (Modern Library Classics), The

By: Tacitus

Price: $4.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Modern Library, 2003


Book shows very light wear to covers only, in excellent condition in every other respect. No marking to the text/interior of any kind. Binding is solid. Appears new. 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


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

Archaeological Museum of Thebes Guide

By: Demakopoulou, Katie; Konsola, Dora

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Athens, Greece, General Direction of Antiquities and Restorations, 1981


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Text in English. Many color photos. 45 pages. 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


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 o... View more info

Architecture in Ancient Egypt and the Near East

By: Badawy, Alexander

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, The MIT Press, 1972


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

Art and Empire: Treasures from Assyria in the British Museum

By: Curtis, John; Reade, Julian

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, British Museum Press, 2000


A clean, unread book with a tight binding. 224 pages. Many color photos. View more info

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Art of Ancient Mexico, The

By: RYAN, Marianne (ed)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London / Milan, South Bank Centre / Olivetti / Electa, 1992


Covers show light shelf wear, chip at lower front corner. Binding is solid and text/ interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. From an exhibition held at The Hayward Gallery, London17 September - 6 December, 1992. 309 pages, a comprehensive text, lavishly illustrated with a great many large, full page, full color plates of individual sculptures, mostly in ceramic and stone. View more info

Art of the Aztecs, The

By: Cawthorne, Nigel

Price: $11.96

Publisher: San Diego, California, U.S.A., Laurel Glen, 1999

Edition: Ex Library


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 96 pages. Many color photos. View more info

Image for Athens Past and Present with Reconstructions of Ancient Monuments

Athens Past and Present with Reconstructions of Ancient Monuments

By: Panaiotou, Niki Drossou

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Vision Publications, 1990


6 1/4" wide x 4 1/2" tall in plastic comb binding with red vinyl cover. Dust jacket shows slight edge wear. Shows ancient monuments of Athens using photographs overlaid with transparencies of what the reconstructed cities would look like. Super cool. 96 pages. View more info

Image for Babylonians:  A Survey of the Ancient Civilisation of the Tigris-Euphrates Valley, The

Babylonians: A Survey of the Ancient Civilisation of the Tigris-Euphrates Valley, The

By: Saggs, H.W.F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society, 1999


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 444 pages. In Near Fine maroon slipcase. Cover shows gilt decoration on full green cloth boards. Map endpapers. Contents: Introduction: The Writing of Ancient History; Forewords; Note on the Transliteration of Cuneiform Abbreviations; Prehistoric Background; South Mesopotamia in the Third Millennium; The Coming of Babylon; The Rise of Imperial Assyria; Assyrian Supremacy; The Neo-Babylonian Empire; The Foundations of... View more info