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The Iberians

By: Arribas, Antonio

Price: $24.95

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: circa 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18559


DJ shows very light shelf wear, some offset on end papers. ; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. This is undated but definitely early 1960s. ; Ancient People and Places #36; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 274 pages; The culture, lifestyle and art of the early inhabitants of the Iberian Peninsula are brought to light. View more info

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Ancient Traces Mysteries in Ancient and Early History

By: Baigent, Michael

Price: $16.50

Publisher: New York, Viking: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17928


dj shows light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; 9.21 X 6.30 X 1.18 inches; 288 pages; "A study of the problems presented by sceptics in connection with scientific and historical research, which reviews evidence to provide logical answers to questionable theories concerning the connection between the Orion star belt and the pyramids, the evolutionary position of Lucy the ape, and the true situation of Atlantis." View more info

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Heshbon 1971 The Second Campaign at Tell Hesban : A Preliminary Report

By: Boraas, Roger S. & Siegfried H. Horn

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Berrien Springs, MI, Andrews University Press: 1973

Seller ID: 18230


Only slight wear to blue cloth covered boards with silver titles front and spine ; A bright, solid book, B&W plates at back, numerous drawings throughout and fold-out contour map after page 16. ; B&W Illustrations and Map; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 144 pages; This campaign which was supposed to take place in 1970 was delayed for a year by the Jordanian civil war View more info

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Heshbon 1968 The First Campaign at Tell Hesban

By: Boraas, Roger S; Horn, Siegfried H

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Berrien Springs, MI, Andrews University Press: 1969

Seller ID: 18229


Blue cloth covered boards show light edgewear, top fore corner bumped, ; Gilt titles front and spine. B&W plates at back of book and 2 foldout maps as well as B&W drawings ; B&W Plates; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 239 pages; This is an account by the leaders of the archaeological dig in Jordan. This was originally published in the Andrews University Seminary Studies View more info

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Celtic Britain

By: Chadwick, Nora K.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, Thames & Hudson: 1964

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 18558


DJ shows light shelf wear, price-clipped, some offset on endpapers. A tear on front flap. ; A bright, solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. This appears to be published in Britain by the original publisher (Thames & Hudson) with the imprint of Frederick A. Praeger pasted over it on the title page ; Ancient People and Places #34; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 238 pages; "The Celtic peoples are the earliest inhabitants of Britain who have... View more info

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Pagan Scandinavia

By: Davidson, H. R. Ellis

Price: $24.95

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1967

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: 18560


DJ shows light shelf wear, creasing, 1" closed tear top edgea, top fore corners bumped.; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; Ancient Peoples and Places #58; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 214 pages; "The author examines all the available evidence for religious cultsin Scandinavia from the earliest archaeological records until the close of the heathen period" blurb View more info

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Archaeology of the Dreamtime

By: Flood, Josephine

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Honolulu, HI, University of Hawaii Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18462


Boards and DJ show slight shelf wear. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W & Colour Illustrations; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 288 pages; The author goes back 40,000 years to the arrival of the first Asians on the continent and analyzes how they adapted and how their art and culture developed. View more info

Image for Egypt, Greece, and Rome  Civilizations of the Ancient Mediterranean

Egypt, Greece, and Rome Civilizations of the Ancient Mediterranean

By: Freeman, Charles

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Oxford, UK, Oxford University Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16623


Light shelfwear to DJ edges. ; DJ in protective mylar cover. A bright, solid book. ; B&W Illustrations; 9.50 X 6.20 X 1.50 inches; 638 pages; Long sources of mystery, imagination, and inspiration, the myths and history of the ancient Mediterranean have given rise to artistic, religious, cultural, and intellectual traditions that span the centuries. In this unique and comprehensive introduction to the region's three major civilizations, Egypt, Greece, and Rome draws a fa... View more info

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A Historical Introduction to the New Testament

By: Grant, Robert M

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18224


Black cloth boards have light water damage, but with no mustiness present. Previous owner's name on FFEP. Dust jacket chipped with some edge wear ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector, unclipped. ; 8.50 X 5.70 X 1.30 inches; 448 pages View more info

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The Sign and the Seal a quest for the lost ark of the covenant

By: Hancock, Graham

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Doubleday Canada: 1992

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17373


9.30 X 6.50 X 2 inches; 600 pages; "The Sign and the Seal: The Quest for the Lost Ark of the Covenant is a controversial book by British researcher Graham Hancock, published in 1992. The book narrates the endeavours of the writer in searching for the Ark of the Covenant and proposes the theory that the ark was removed from Solomon's Temple in Jerusalem by temple priests during the reign of the evil King Manasseh of Judah around 650 BC, and then it spent about 200 ye... View more info

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Herodian in Two Volumes With an English Translation By C. R. Whittaker. Vol. I. Books I-IV

By: Herodian; C.R. Whittaker (Translator)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Press: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15379


A couple of short tears top dust jacket spine, light wear to extremities. Lower fore corner lightly bumped ; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped top corner with US price but clipped bottom corner, supposedly the UK price. ; Loeb Classical Library #454; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 467 pages; Volume 1 only with Books I-IV. Original Greek on left hand page with English translation on right, notes below. "The History of Herodian (born c. A.D. ... View more info

Image for Lost Worlds How Our European Ancestors Coped with Everydan Life and Why Life Is So Hard Today

Lost Worlds How Our European Ancestors Coped with Everydan Life and Why Life Is So Hard Today

By: Imhof, Arthur E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charlottesville VA, University Press of Virginia: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17720


A bright, solid book, DJ is clean and crisp. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 199 pages; "Publication of Lost Worlds introduces to English-speaking readers one of the most original and engaging historians in Germany today. Known for his work in historical demography, Arthur E. Imhof here branches out into folklore, religion, anthropology, psychology, and the history of art. Rooted in Imhof's belief that w... View more info

The Roman City of London

By: Merrifield, Ralph

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14735


Glossy blue DJ chipped at extremities, book shows only light wear. ; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. Numerous B&W plates, B&W illustrations throughout, three fold-out maps bound in and large map titled 'Roman remains found in city of London'. ; 1.73 x 8.58 x 5.91 Inches; 344 pages View more info

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History of Latin Christianity: Including That of The Popes to the Pontificate of Nicolas V, Vols I & II (in one volume)

By: Milman, Henry Hart

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, A. C. Armstrong And Son: 1903

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 17487


Cloth boards show edge wear, corners a little bumped, previous owner's name on FFEP. Frayed base spine, light fraying to head of spine Small page tears on foredge of pages 539/540 & 541/542. ; A tight solid book, hinges intact; Millman's Works; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 551 pages; A reprint of the original 1887 edition, which consisted of 9 volumes. This is Volumes 1 and 2 in a single binding. Brown cloth boards have gilt lettering on spine. This scholarly work ha... View more info

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Ancestral Voices Decoding ancient languages

By: Norman, James

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble Books: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18550


DJ and boards show very light shelf wear. ; A bright, solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Illustrations; 8.90 X 6.20 X 1 inches; 242 pages; "Recounts the work of leading nineteenthand twentieth-century literary archaeologists in searching out, studying, and deciphering ancient writings and thereby retrieving the histories and literatures of ancient cultures" View more info