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121 Boardman, John THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF NOSTALGIA How the Greeks Re-Created Their Mythical Past
Thames and Hudson 2002 0500051151 / 9780500051153 Hardcover Very Good+ in Fine dust jacket 
Faint foxing to top of textblock. Light shelfwear to book. Dustjacket is protected in plastic sleeve. ; This volume explores how the Greeks created and re-created their past in physical terms in both objects and images: those that are recoverable, those that are mentioned in texts, or those that may be imagined. It offers insights into the making of myth and the exceptional imagination of a people building the first modern civilization out of the relics of the past. The ancient Greeks drew upon their phyical environment not just to illustrate the past but also in many ways to invent: massive fossil bones were the remains of giants; strange rocks were petrified heroines; Bronze Age walls and tombs were the work of titans; and artefacts from the past became Achille's spear, Helen's necklace and Hercules' cup. The Greeks could point to where Poseidon struck the Acropolis with his trident, to Athena's olive tree, to Odysseus' cave in Ithaca. They worked out what Oeidipus' Sphinx looked like, and found Memnon crying to his mother Dawn in an Egyptian statue. It all enhanced their sense of Greekness and history, and it attracted the Roman tourist too: Julius Caesar was warned to tread carefully in the long grass at Troy lest he step on Hector's ghost. ; 240 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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122 Boas, Adrian J. CRUSADER ARCHAEOLOGY The Material Culture of the Latin East
Routledge 1999 0415173612 / 9780415173612 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Book has light bumping to corners and spine ends. Otherwise in Near Fine condition . ; One of the most fascinating and intriguing aspects of historical research is the study of how invading societies adapt to a strange environment, undergoing change themselves as well as influencing their new neighbours and surroundings. From the end of the eleventh century there were Christian states in the Levant which were hybrid societies resulting from the meeting of the very different cultures of the East and West. Although a wealth of literature has been written on the Crusading movement affording a clearer picture of what the Crusades entailed, little has been written to illuminate Franish life in “the lands beyond the sea. ” Crusader Archeology draws together recently excavated material from Israel, Cyprus, Syria and Jordan to examine what life was life for the Crusaders in their new territory, and how they were influenced by the local population. Chapters encompass Frankish urban and rural settlements, including agriculture, industry, the differing architecture employed by the military, the church, public and private structures, arts and crafts, leisure pursuits, death and burial customs, and building techniques. This highly illustrated volume comprises a graphic portrayal of the period and makes fascinating reading for all those interested in the Middle Ages, and particularly in the Crusaders. ; 0.98 x 9.5 x 6.47 Inches; 267 pages 
Price: 58.50 USD
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123 Boatwright, Mary T. HADRIAN AND THE CITY OF ROME
Princeton University Press 1987 0691035881 / 9780691035888 Softcover Near Fine 
Minor shelfwear. ; Contents: The Princeps and the City; The Campus Martius; Imperial Fora; Forum Romanum, Rome's Traditional Center; Imperial Residences; Hadrian's Mausoleum and the Pons Aelius; Missing and Misidentified Buildings; Conclusions. ; 1.25 x 10.25 x 8 Inches; 340 pages 
Price: 40.00 USD
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124 Boersma, Johannes S. (Dr. J. S. ) ATHENIAN BUILDING POLICY FROM 561/0 TO 405/4 B.C.
Wolters-Noordhoff Publishing 1970 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Former owner's name to ffep else book is fine. DJ has minor shelfwear with light chipping to corners and spine ends. ; Looks at Athenian public and private building from the time of Peisistratos until the end of the Peloponnesian War. In the first part, the buildings and building projects known from archaeological, epigraphical and literary evidence are discussed in chronological order and considered in their historical setting...The second part contains a catalogue of all public and private buildings known from the period. Maps and diagrams illustrate the development of Athenian building in Athens and in Attika. ; Scripta Archaeologia Groningana 4; 292 pages; Xi + 292 pp. With numerous figs. , 6 maps & 6 plans (in pocket at rear) , 8vo. Includes Corrigenda page tipped in. 
Price: 140.00 USD
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125 Boëthius, Axel & (Revised by) Roger Ling & Tom Rasmussen ETRUSCAN AND EARLY ROMAN ARCHITECTURE
Penguin Books 1978 0140561447 / 9780140561449 Paperback Very Good- 
Some rubbing with colour loss to wraps. Minor creasing. ; This account begins in 1400 BC with the primitive villages of the Italic tribes. The scene was transformed by the arrival of the Greeks and Etruscans who had Rome and Central Italy under their cultural spell by 600 BC. ; The Pelican History of Art; 264 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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126 Boitani, Francesca; Maria Cataldi & Marinella Pasquinucci (Sous La Direction De Filippo Coarelli) LES CITÉS ÉTRUSQUES (Une Civilisation Encore Mystérieuse)
Elsevier Séquoia 1975 280030071X / 9782800300719 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Light shelfwear to book else Fine. DJ has some tears to top edge and chipping along bottom edge. DJ somewhat tattered. ; 314 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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127 Bol, Peter C. FORSCHUNGEN ZUR VILLA ALBANI Katalog Der Antiken Bildwerke Bd.5. in Den Gärten Oder Auf Gebäuden Aufgestellte Skulpturen Sowie Die Masken
Gebr. Mann Verlag 1997 3786119457 / 9783786119456 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
In German. ; Vol. 5 
Price: 200.00 USD
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128 Bombi, Giorgio MANTOVA
Electa Editrice 1992 8843539981 / 9788843539987 Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Minor shelfwear. Light wear to corners. ; Museum guide in Italian; Guide artistiche Electa; 96 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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British Archaeological Reports 1976 0904531384 / 9780904531381 Softcover Very Good+ 
Small tear at bottom of backstrip. Minor shelfwear otherwise. ; British Archaeological Reports (B. A. R. ) Supplementary Series 6; 248 pages 
Price: 190.00 USD
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130 Bonfante, Larissa GENS ANTIQUISSIMA ITALIAE Antichità Dall'umbria a New York
Electa Editrice 1991 Paperback Very Good 
Faint creasing to wrap. Tiny chip to base of spine. Minor shelfwear. ; Text is in English and Italian; 457 pages 
Price: 38.00 USD
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131 Bonfante, Larissa GENS ANTIQUISSIMA ITALIAE Antichità Dall'umbria a New York
Electa Editrice 1991 Paperback Very Good- 
Creasing to spine. Small tear to head of spine. Some wear to corners of wraps. ; Text is in English and Italian; 457 pages 
Price: 38.00 USD
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132 Bongers, Aurel & Gemeinnütziger Verein Villa Hügel. POMPEJI Leben Und Kunst in Den Vesuvstädten
Recklinshausen A. Bongers 1973 3764702443 / 9783764702441 Fourth Edition Softcover Very Good- 
Pencil notes in the table of contents and bibliography (checkmarks). Minor wear to corners with 1 small chip. Spine creased. Light foxing. ; 284pp, nicely illustrated. Exhibition catalog. ; 284 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
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133 Bonicatti Maurizio & Coarelli Filippo & Bianchi Bandinelli Ranuccio (Eds. ) STUDI MISCELLANEI 1 Anno Accademico 1958-1959
L'Erma Di Bretschneider 1961 Softcover Very Good 
Some pages unopened. Light foxing and browning to edges of wraps and pages. ; 24 plates. Ranuccio Bianchi Bandinelli. Discussione sull'Iliade Ambrosiana - Maurizio Bonicatti Traccia per uno studio sull'arte tardo-antica nell'ambiente urbano occidentale (Tavv. I-XII) - Filippo Coarelli. I vetri dipinti di Begram e l'Iliade Ambrosiana (Tavv. XIII-XVIII) - Lucia Guerrini. Infanzia di Achille e sua educazione presso Chirone (Tavv. XIX-XXII) - Giacomo Manganaro. Figurazioni iliache nell'ambiente siriaco del iv-vi sec. D. C. - Gabriella D'Henry. Pitture di paesaggio nelle miniature dell'Iliade Ambrosiana (Tav. XXIII) - Fernanda Bertocchi. Scene di paesaggio marino nella Iliade Ambrosiana (Tav. XXIV). ; Seminario Di Archeologia E Storia Dell'arte Greca E Romana Della Università Di Roma; 73 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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134 Bookidis, Nancy CORINTH: THE SANCTUARY OF DEMETER AND KORE The Terracotta Sculpture
American School of Classical Studies 2010 0876611854 / 9780876611852 Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Long Scratch to front panel of DJ (about 5-6 cm) else no other faults. ; Corinth Volume XVIII.5; 315 pages; The fifth part of the Corinth volume dedicated to the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore publishes the large-scale terracotta sculpture found in the sanctuary. Ranging in date from the late 7th through the 4th century B.C., the sculpture consists of fragments from 132 to as many as 147 statues, from half- to nearly life-size. These are, for the most part, statues of young males, both draped and nude, although females and seated infants appear as well. Several introductory chapters discuss the types represented, the findspots and possible original placement of the sculptures, and the techniques involved in their construction. This volume greatly expands our knowledge of the history of Corinth, broadening our understanding both of cult practices at the site and of the manufacture of terracotta sculpture. 
Price: 135.00 USD
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Firenze Nardini Editore 1985 Softcover Very Good 
Mild edgewear. Some creasing to spine. ; 342pp, illustrated.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 342 pages 
Price: 23.00 USD
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136 Bossert, Helmut Th. ALTKRETA Kunst Und Handwerk in Griechenland, Kreta Und in Der Ägäis Von Den Anfängen Bis Zur Eisenzeit
Berlin Ernst Wasmuth 1937 Second Edition Hardcover Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Binding soiled/smudged. Ex-library copy with usual stamps, call numbers and pocket. Light bump to lower edge of front board. Light foxing. ; 72pp + 301pls with 572 illustrations. ; 72 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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137 Bowden, William EPIRUS VETUS The Archaeology of a Late Antique Province
Duckworth 2003 0715631160 / 9780715631164 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Book is fine. DJ is protected in mylar sleeve. ; The land that once formed the late antique Roman province of Epirus Vetus now straddles the border between Albania and Greece, a volatile area whose history since the Second World War has meant that modern political boundaries rather than those of antiquity have defined study of the ancient province. In this readable, well illustrated account, William Bowden reassesses the archaeological evidence from the fourth to the seventh century AD, when the area changed from a Roman province to a distant region beyond the limits of the empire, using the data to construct a model of the changing social structures that underlay this important transition. His analysis reveals that these changes were not gradual transformations but rather a series of sharply defined discontinuities, and suggests that these processes resulted in a more fragmented society, in which groups coalesced around individuals rather than concepts of town or state. The book also examines the controversial issue of Slavic settlement in the area in the immediate post-Roman period, a subject that even today remains dominated by the questions of nationalism and ethnic identity that have recently had such tragic consequences in the Balkans. ; Duckworth Archaeology; 256 pages 
Price: 155.00 USD
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138 Bracco, Vittorio CAMPANIA
Rome Newton Compton 1981 Softcover Good 
Creasing to spine. Light soiling to wraps. Binding is broken between pages 86 and 87. Else Minor shelfwear. ; Itinerari Archeologici 6; 283 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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139 Bracken, C. P ANTIQUITIES ACQUIRED The Spoliation of Greece
David & Charles 1975 0715370006 / 9780715370001 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
DJ is price-clipped. Dustjacket has minor shelfwear and rubbing. ; Explains how Greece was despoiled of much of her treasures in the early nineteenth century-- treasures that are now priceless exhibits in the great museums of the world. ; 210 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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140 Branigan, Keith & Andonis Vasilakis MONI ODIGITRIA A Prepalatial Cemetery and its Environs in the Asterousia, Southern Crete
INSTAP Academic Press 2010 1931534586 / 9781931534581 Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
Prehistory Monographs 30; 530 pages; This volume presents the final report on the excavation of two Prepalatial tholos tombs and their associated remains at Chatzinas Liophyto near the Moni Odigitria (monastery) in south-central Crete. The grave goods and burial remains include pottery, metal objects, chipped stones, stone vases, gold and stone jewelry, sealstones, and human skeletal material. The results of the associated survey of the upper catchment of the Hagiopharango region are also reported. The book finishes with a reappraisal of our understanding of the early settlement of the Hagiopharango and a Greek summary 
Price: 90.00 USD
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