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41 Andronicos, Manolis DELPHI
Ekdotike Athenon 1975 Softcover Very Good+ 
Minor shelfwear. ; The Greek Museums; 52 pages; Illustrated edition offers a vivid picture of the famous sanctuary and oracle of Delphi in all its age-old glory. It also presents the unique masterpieces from the sacred site, now collected and exhibited in the Delphi Museum. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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42 Andronicos, Manolis NATIONAL MUSEUM
Ekdotike Athenon 1978 Softcover Very Good 
Light edgewear. A few small chips. ; The Greek Museums; 96 pages; Illustrated edition offers a vivid picture of the famous sanctuary and oracle of Delphi in all its age-old glory. It also presents the unique masterpieces from the sacred site, now collected and exhibited in the Delphi Museum. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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43 Andronikos, Manolis TOTENKULT
Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 1968 3525254229 / 9783525254226 Softcover Very Good 
Light shelfwear. ; Archaeologia Homerica Band III, Kapitel W; 140 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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44 Andronikos, Manolis & Manolis Chatzidakis & Vassos Karageorghis THE GREEK MUSEUMS
Athens Ekdotike Athenon 1975 9602130520 / 9789602130520 Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
2 cm section of lower edge of front board edgeworn. Minor shelfwear. DJ has some tears and chipping. DJ is in plastic sleeve. ; 418pp, illustrated.; Folio - over 12" - 15" tall; 418 pages 
Price: 33.00 USD
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45 Antonescu, Dinu & edited by Monica Margineanu Carstoiu. COLUMNA LUI TRAIAN / TRAJAN'S COLUMN Arhitectura De Pe Friza Sculptata / the Architecture on the Sculpted Frieze
Editura A. R. A. 2009 9738846528 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Dustjacket has very minor shelfwear else Fine. Very light bumping to spine ends else fine. ; 289 pages; Text and captions in Romanian and English. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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46 Aoyagi, Masanori LA CASA DELLA NAVE EUROPA A POMPEI [Japanese and Italian Text]
Tokyo The Institute for the Study of Cultural Exchange 1977 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Very light bumping to spine ends with 1 small chip to base. A few English notes pencilled in the Italian text. Typed Note from department and 1 plate tipped in. Light foxing. ; 248pp, including plates with 182 illustrations. Pp1-105 are in Japanese, pp 109-136 in Italian. ; The Institute for the Study of Cultural Exchange, Faculty of Letters, the University of Tokyo. Memoires I; 248 pages 
Price: 135.00 USD
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47 Arce, Javier & Bertrand Goffaux (Eds. ) HORREA D'HISPANIE ET DE LA MÉDITERRANÉE ROMAINE
Casa De Velázquez 2011 8496820629 / 9788496820623 Softcover Very Good+ 
Upper corners slightly bumped else fine. ; Les horrea, édifices de stockage et de rangement, font partie intégrante des circuits d'approvisionnement du monde méditerranéen antique. Leur utilisation relève d'une nécessité économique et politique et renvoie à un contrôle des ressources exercé à différentes échelles, selon des logiques différenciées et pour des durées plus ou moins longues. À travers l'étude des différents types d'entrepôts de la période romaine, le présent ouvrage se propose d'analyser les logiques du stockage et les réseaux de distribution et de redistribution dans le monde méditerranéen. Il porte principalement sur la péninsule Ibérique, tout en offrant des points de comparaison avec l'Italie, l'Orient et l'Afrique. Il fournit ainsi un premier bilan sur les structures de stockage de l'Hispanie et ouvre également des perspectives plus larges sur le fonctionnement de l'économie et le rôle de l'État dans le monde romain. ; Collection De La Casa De Velázquez Volume 125; 352 pages 
Price: 57.00 USD
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48 Archaeological Institute Of America PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN SCHOOL OF CLASSICAL STUDIES AT ATHENS. Volume V (1886-1890)
Boston Damrell and Upham & Harrassowith 1892 First Edition Hardcover Good 
Ex-lib, boards rubbed and worn at extremities, small piece chipped off to head of spine. Cracking along joint. Corners edgeworn. Institutional blindstamp to corners of some pages. ; 314pp, 18pls. Papers by C. D. Buck, C. Waldstein, J. C. Rolfe, Th. Mommsen. All articles in English, including Mommsen's. ; Vol. 5; 314 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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49 Archaeological Institute of America SUPPLEMENTARY PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN SCHOOL OF CLASSICAL STUDIES IN ROME Volume I
NY MacMillan Company 1905 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Ex-lib, binding rubbed at extremities, inner hinges broken and cracked. ; Viii, 220pp, illustrated. Contents: Stamps on bricks and tiles from the Aurelian wall at Rome, by G. J. Pfeiffer, A. W. Van Buren, and H. H. Armstrong. La Civita near Artena in the province of Rome, by Thomas Ashby, Jr. , and G. J. Pfeiffer. Carsioli: a description of the site and the Roman remains, with historical notes and a bibliography, by G. J. Pfeiffer and Thomas Ashby, Jr. Die Aphrodite von Arles, by Arthur Mahler. A new variant of the "Sappho" type, by H. R. Cross. The Christian sarcophagus in S. Maria Antiqua in Rome, by C. R. Morey. The text of Columella, by A. W. Van Buren. The date of the election of Julian, by C. R. Morey. Report on archaeological remains in Turkestan, by Richard Norton. ; Archaeological Institute of America; Vol. 1; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall; 220 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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50 Archaeological Institute of America SUPPLEMENTARY PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN SCHOOL OF CLASSICAL STUDIES IN ROME Volume I
NY MacMillan Company 1905 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Minor rubbing to extremities. Some rubbing to lettering on spine. Minor shelfwear. ; Viii, 220pp, illustrated. Contents: Stamps on bricks and tiles from the Aurelian wall at Rome, by G. J. Pfeiffer, A. W. Van Buren, and H. H. Armstrong. La Civita near Artena in the province of Rome, by Thomas Ashby, Jr. , and G. J. Pfeiffer. Carsioli: a description of the site and the Roman remains, with historical notes and a bibliography, by G. J. Pfeiffer and Thomas Ashby, Jr. Die Aphrodite von Arles, by Arthur Mahler. A new variant of the "Sappho" type, by H. R. Cross. The Christian sarcophagus in S. Maria Antiqua in Rome, by C. R. Morey. The text of Columella, by A. W. Van Buren. The date of the election of Julian, by C. R. Morey. Report on archaeological remains in Turkestan, by Richard Norton. ; Archaeological Institute of America; Vol. 1; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall; 220 pages 
Price: 38.00 USD
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51 Archaeological Institute Of America; William W Goodwin & Thomas W Ludlow, editors. PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN SCHOOL OF CLASSICAL STUDIES AT ATHENS Volume I: 1882-1883
Cupples, Upham, and Co. 1885 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
Hinges are cracked. Very faded brown boards. Spine cover is missing. Edges and corners of boards very worn. Internally VG. Pages lightly tanned and some unopened. ; Contents: Inscriptions of Assos ed. J. R. S. Sterrett, Inscriptions of Tralleis ed. J. R. S. Sterrett, The Theatre of Dionysus by James R, Wheeler, The Olympeion of Athens by Louis Bevier, The Erechtheion at Athens by Harold N. Fowler, and The Battle of Salamis by William W. Goodwin. ; Vol. 1; 262 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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52 Arensburg, Baruch & Ofer Bar-Yosef (Eds. ) Et Al. ERETZ-ISRAEL, ARCHAEOLOGICAL, HISTORICAL AND GEOGRAPHICAL STUDIES. VOLUME 13 Moshe Stekelis Memorial Volume
Jerusalem Israel Exploration Society & the Institute of Archaeology of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem 1977 Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
Corners bumped. Some rubbing, chipping, and small tears to DJ. ; 128 pp Hebrew text +plates + 294 pp English text. ; Eretz-Israel, Archaeological, Historical and Geographical Studies. Vol. 13; Vol. 13; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Price: 50.00 USD
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53 Arévalo, Alicia, & Darío Bernal (Eds. ) LAS CETARIAE DE BAELO CLAUDIA Avance De Las Investigaciones Arqueológicas En El Barrio Meridional (2000-2004)
Cadiz Servicio De Publicaciones De La Universidad De Cadiz 2007 8498281555 / 9788498281552 Softcover Very Good+ 
Bumping to base of spine. ; 571pp, illustrated.; Folio - over 12" - 15" tall; 571 pages 
Price: 60.00 USD
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54 Aricescu, Andei; (Nubar Hampartumian, translator) THE ARMY IN ROMAN DOBRUDJA
British Archaeological Reports 1980 0860540995 / 9780860540991 Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Very minor shelfwear. ; Contents: I. Military History of Roman Dobrudja; II. Roman Army in the Principate; III. Roman Army during the Dominate: Fortifications and Roads; Aspects of Military Life; Role of the Army in the process of Romanisation in Dobrudja....List of Fortified sites on strategic roads. ; British Archaeological Reports BAR International Series 86; 225 pages 
Price: 240.00 USD
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55 Arrighetti, Graziano DIECI ANNI DI PAPIROLOGIA ERCOLANESE
Società Nazionale Di Scienze, Lettere E Arti in Napoli 1982 Softcover Very Good 
Faint creases to wraps. ; Conferenze Pubbliche, 2; 26 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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56 Artizzu, F., et al LA SOCIETÀ IN SARDEGNA NEI SECOLI. Lineamenti storici
Torino ERI - Edizioni Rai Radiotelevisione Italiana 1967 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Light bumping to a couple of corners. Some yellowing to DJ. Minor shelfwear. ; 323pp + 32pp of plates. Contributi di Francesco Artizzu, Ferruccio Barreca, Alberto Boscolo, Manlio Brigaglia, Francesco Casula, Lorenzo Del Piano, Giovanni Lilliu, Carlo Maxia, Piero Meloni, Gennaro Pesce, Evandro Putzulu, Natale Sanna, Carlino Sole, Giancarlo Sorgia. ; Saggi 53; 323 pages 
Price: 28.00 USD
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57 Arveiller-Dulong, Véronique & Jacques Arveiller LE VERRE D'ÉPOQUE ROMAINE Au Musée Archéologique De Strasbourg
Éditions De La Réunion Des Musées Nationaux 1985 2711802728 / 9782711802722 Paperback Very Good 
Rubbing and a bit of creasing to wraps. A couple of tiny chips. Lower corner of pages bumped with mild crease. ; Notes Et Documents Des Musées De France 10; 320 pages 
Price: 57.00 USD
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58 As, Abraham Van HET POTTENBAKKERSAMBACHT IN HET OUDE SYRIË Een Technologisch-Archeologische Studie Van Aardewerk Uit Het Taboa-Gebiedin Noordwest-Syrië En Een Beschouwing over Aardewerktypologie
Leiden University 1987 Softcover Very Good 
Plastic Comb binding. Scuffing to wraps. Underlining in blue ink on 2 pages. ; Dissertation copy of PhD Thesis. ; Proefschrift (Diss. ) ; 273 pages 
Price: 85.00 USD
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59 Ashby, Thomas (with A New Introduction by J. B. Ward-Perkins) THE ROMAN CAMPAGNA IN CLASSICAL TIMES
London Ernest Benn Limited 1970 051003151X / 9780510031510 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
DJ is price-clipped. DJ has rubbing and a bit of chipping with small ink stain now protected in mylar. ; X, 259 pp, + plates with 48 illustrations. Reprint of the 1927 edition with a new introduction and supplemental bibliography. ; 259 pages 
Price: 38.00 USD
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60 Ashton, Sally-Ann PETRIE'S PTOLEMAIC AND ROMAN MEMPHIS
Institute of Archaeology, University College London 2003 0905853407 / 9780905853406 Softcover Very Good 
Pencil marginalia to some pages. Includes cd in back sleeve. Minor creasing to wraps and base of spine. ; Memphis was one of the great melting pots of Mediterranean and African culture during the reigns of the heirs of Alexander and under the Roman Empire, a vibrant and complex community well after the end of the age of its ancient Pharaonic founders. For too long, its importance during this critical period has been wrongly eclipsed by the younger city of Alexandria. This book challenges such assumptions by taking a closer look at Memphis through the lens of the rich material excavated there by Flinders Petrie over a century ago, and exhibited in University College London’s Petrie Museum. These finds bring alive the diversity of the city’s inhabitants and raise questions, still relevant today, about the representations and realities of ethnic groups. This book presents the excavation background to the finds, their manufacturing processes and their cultural implications. It is accompanied by a CD ROM that illustrates this informative and neglected material. ; UCL Institute of Archaeology Publications; 120 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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61 Asmar, Camille L'ABBAYE DE BELMONT DITE DEIR EL BALAMEND
Paris Libraire D'Amérique Et D'Orient, Adrien Maisonneuve 1972 Softcover Very Good 
Former owner's name to front cover, title inked on spine. Creasing to corners of wraps. ; 69pp + 50pp of plates. ; Bulletin Du Musée De Beyrouth. Tome XXV; Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Price: 120.00 USD
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62 Asoka & G. Pugliese Carratelli & G. Garbini (Foreword by G. Tucci; Introduction by U. Scerrato) A BILINGUAL GRAECO-ARAMAIC EDICT BY ASOKA (ASHOKA) The First Greek Inscription Discovered in Afghanistan
Istituto Italiano Per Il Medio Ed Estremo Oriente 1964 Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Pages uncut. Very light browning to wraps. ; The inscription came to light during digging work in April 1957, a few miles west of present-day Kandahar. The bilingual inscription is the most westerly proof of Buddhism yet found, and the most easterly of Greek inscriptions, and the first complete Aramaic inscription discovered in the area reaching to the Indus. ; Serie Orientale Roma XXIX; 62 pages 
Price: 140.00 USD
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63 Associazione Internazionale Amici Di Pompei RIVISTA DI STUDI POMPEIANI, I - 1987
Rome L'Erma Di Bretschneider 1987 Softcover Near Fine 
Minor discoloration to part of rear wrap and spine. Very light shelfwear else fine. ; 227pp, nicely illustrated 42 ill. Isbn: 8870626342; Vol. 1; Folio - over 12" - 15" tall; 227 pages; The Australian expedition to Pompeii. Sear Frank, Descoeudres Jean-Paul; Diesmal keine Pygmäen : die Zwergfigurenund ihre Partnerdarstellungen in der Casa del Labirinto. ; Su due lucerne bronzee da Pompei di recenterinvenimento. Conticello De' Spagnolis Marisa; Due lucerne di bronzo provenienti da Oplontis. De Carolis Ernesto; Sull'origine del vetro romano di Pompei alla luce di recenti saggi stratigrafici. ; Nuovi tituli picti pompeiani. Varone Antonio; A Century of Scientific Research on Plantsin Roman Mural Paintings (1879-1979) ; Human Bones at Herculaneum; Notiziario; Discussioni e recensioni. 
Price: 105.00 USD
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64 Associazione Internazionale Amici Di Pompei RIVISTA DI STUDI POMPEIANI, II - 1988
Rome L'Erma Di Bretschneider 1988 Softcover Near Fine 
Light Creasing along middle of spine. Slight discoloration to spine. ; 293pp, nicely illustrated. Book has two Isbn: 8870626733 / 8870626342 ; Vol. 2; Folio - over 12" - 15" tall; 293 pages 
Price: 105.00 USD
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65 Astrom, Paul; (with Pavlos Flourentzos) KATYDHATA A Bronze Age Site in Cyprus
Paul Astroms Forlag 1989 9186098470 / 9789186098476 Softcover Very Good+ 
Small stains to front wrap. ; 131pp, illustrated.; Studies in Mediterranean Archaeology Vol. LXXXVI; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall; 131 pages 
Price: 42.00 USD
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66 Astrom, Paul; D. M. Bailey & V. Karageorghis HALA SULTAN TEKKE 1 Excavations 1897-1971 (Studies in Mediterranean Archaeology, XLV: 1)
Paul Astroms Forlag 1976 9185058726 / 9789185058723 Softcover Very Good+ 
Small chip to heel of spine. Small sticker damage to rear wrap. ; Vol. I [only]: Excavations 1897 - 1971. 135pp + 83pp of plates.; Studies in Mediterranean Archaeology Vol. XLV: 1; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall; 135 pages 
Price: 38.00 USD
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67 Aström, Paul A CENTURY OF INTERNATIONAL CYPROLOGICAL RESEARCH
Nicosia Bank of Cyprus Cultural Foundation 2000 9963420885 / 9789963420889 Softcover Near Fine 
Very light shelfwear else fine. ; In a lecture delivered in February 1996, Swedish archaeologist Paul Åström, who succeeded the "father of Cypriot archaeology", Einar Gjerstad, surveys one hundred years of Cyprological research, from 1896 — when the British Museum carried out the first organised excavations in Cyprus — to the present day, providing a wealth of information and detailed bibliographical references. ; 12th Annual Lecture on History and Archaeology of Cyprus; 48 pages 
Price: 33.00 USD
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68 Aubrey, John MONUMENTA BRITANNICA Or a Miscellany of British Antiquities. (Edited and with an Introduction by John Knowles. Annotated by Rodney Legg)
Little Brown & Co 1982 0316059072 / 9780316059077 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Dustjacket is Edgeworn with tears. Light soiling. ; A Rich miscellany of facts, legends and anecdotes about the history of Britain's ancient monuments and their builders. Contains a wealth of facsimile pages, prints from contemporary books. Aubrey's own diagrams and drawings and letters from illustrious correspondents. Considered one of the most important annals of British archeology. Facsimile of original manuscript, which was extensively illustrated by Aubrey, showing stone circles, barrows, Roman camps, artifacts, with clarifications and annotations alongside the appropriate Manuscript Pages. Includes Templa Druidum, Stone Circles, The Bards, Camps, Castles, Pits, Horns, Maps. 
Price: 130.00 USD
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69 Aurigemma, Salvatore & [translated by J. Guthrie. Revised by A. W. Van Buren. ] THE BATHS OF DIOCLETIAN AND THE MUSEO NAZIONALE ROMANO (149 Illustrations)
Istituto Poligrafico Dello Stato 1963 Fifth Edition Softcover Very Good 
Former owner's name on ffep. Slight browning to spine. Minor rubbing to wraps. ; Illus with numerous photo plates. Text in English. ; Itineraries of the Museums, Galleries and Monuments of Italy. No. 78.; 184 pages 
Price: 9.00 USD
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70 Aviram, Joseph; Dan Bahat, Gabriel Barkay, Yehoshua Ben-Arieh, Magen Broshi (Eds. ) Et Al. ERETZ-ISRAEL, ARCHAEOLOGICAL, HISTORICAL AND GEOGRAPHICAL STUDIES. VOLUME 28 Teddy Kollek Volume
Jerusalem Israel Exploration Society 2007 9652210692 / 9789652210692 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Light shelfwear to book and DJ. 1 small chip to DJ. ; 462 pp Hebrew text +plates + 24 pp English text. ; Eretz-Israel, Archaeological, Historical and Geographical Studies. Vol. 28; Vol. 28; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Price: 55.00 USD
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71 Ayuntamiento De Zaragoza / Fundación "la Caixa" EL TEATRO ROMANO La Puesta En Escena
Ayuntamiento De Zaragoza / Fundación "la Caixa" 2003 8476648103 / 9788476648100 Softcover Fine 
Catálogo de la exposición que con el mismo título se celebró de manera sucesiva durante el año 2003 en Zaragoza, Mérida y Córdoba. Zaragoza, 2003. La Lonja, Zaragoza abril-junio 2003, Museo Nacional de Arte Romano, Mérida julio-agosto 2003 y Sala Vimcorsa, Córdoba septiembre-noviembre 2003.; 184 pages; Oversized. Additional shipping charges may apply. Alternate ISBN: 8476648103 
Price: 90.00 USD
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72 Bacon, Edward (Ed. ) THE GREAT ARCHAEOLOGISTS [And Their Discoveries As Originally Reported in the Pages of the Illustrated London News]
Secker & Warburg 1978 0436031019 / 9780436031014 Paperback Very Good 
Some wear to corners of wraps with creasing to rear lower corner. Light chipping to spine ends. Gift inscription to half-title. ; 52 large colour photographs and 207 b/w photographs and illustrations. The great archaeological discoveries and how the were reported in 'The Illustrated London News' between 1842 and 1970.; 432 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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73 Bagnall, Roger S. & Alan E. Samuel OSTRAKA IN THE ROYAL ONTARIO MUSEUM II
Samuel Stevens Hakkert and Company 1976 0888660154 / 9780888660152 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Book has minor shelfwear and scuffing. ; Systematic publication of ostraka. ; American Studies in Papyrology Volume Fifteen 
Price: 55.00 USD
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74 Bagnani, Gilbert THE ROMAN CAMPAGNA AND ITS TREASURES
Charles Scribner's Sons 1930 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Foxing to textblock. Scholar's bookplate to ffep. Minor shelfwear. ; 36 ill. 3 maps. ; 320 pages 
Price: 23.00 USD
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75 Bahn, Paul G. COLLINS DICTIONARY OF ARCHAEOLOGY
Harpercollins Publishers 1992 0004341589 / 9780004341583 Softcover Very Good 
Light creasing to spine. Minor shelfwear. ; 672 pages; This dictionary of archaeology is an up-to-date resource designed to be of interest to students, amateurs or professionals with an interest in the subject. The dictionary includes definitions of terms and concepts but also coverage of sites and artifacts. 3000 entries are included with global coverage of cultures, sites, features and artifacts, explanations of the methods and terms of archaeological study and biographical accounts of important archaeologists. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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76 Baikie, James THE SEA-KINGS OF CRETE
A. & C. Black, Ltd. 1926 Fourth Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Former owner's name on ffep. Pencil underlining and marginalia on a few pages. Chipping to head and heel of spine. Spine is faded. ; With 32 full page illustrations from photographs. Looks at the archaeology, culture and history of Minoan Crete. ; 315 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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77 Bailkey, Nels M. READINGS IN ANCIENT HISTORY Thought and Experience from Gilgamesh to St. Augustine
D C Heath & Co 1996 0669397660 / 9780669397666 Fifth Edition Softcover Very Good 
Book has shelfwear and rubbing. Last few pages and rear wrap have crease along fore-edge. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 558 pages; This primary source reader covers the entire span of ancient history, providing helpful editorial material and carefully selected sources to promote student learning. The selections in this text encourage critical thinking through an examination of parallel developments across ancient civilizations during the same historical periods. 
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78 Bar-Yosef, Ofer & James L. Phillips PREHISTORIC INVESTIGATIONS IN GEBEL MAGHARA, NORTHERN SINAI
Jerusalem 1977 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Scholar's name to ffep (William P. Anderson). Upper corners lightly bumped. Minor shelfwear. ; Qedem, 7. 269pp, illustrated. ; QEDEM: Monographs of the Institute of Archaeology 7; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall; 269 pages 
Price: 37.00 USD
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79 Barag, D. , G. Foerster & A. Negev (Eds. ) Et Al. ERETZ-ISRAEL, ARCHAEOLOGICAL, HISTORICAL AND GEOGRAPHICAL STUDIES. VOLUME 19 Michael Avi-Yonah Memorial Volume
Jerusalem Israel Exploration Society & the Institute of Archaeology of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem 1987 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Minor shelfwear to book. 1 small tear to DJ (1 cm). Very light shelfwear to DJ. ; 333 pp Hebrew text +plates + 83 pp English text. ; Eretz-Israel, Archaeological, Historical and Geographical Studies. Vol. 19; Vol. 19; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Price: 55.00 USD
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80 Barnett, R. D. ILLUSTRATIONS OF OLD TESTAMENT HISTORY
London British Museum Publications, for the Trustees of the British Museum 1966 Softcover Very Good 
Wraps a little rubbed. Light shelfwear. ; 91pp, illustrated. Thanks to a great tradition of study and research, we are in this country extremely fortunate to have been able to assemble over the years, and thereby preserve in the British Museum a remarkable number of items from various sources throwing a direct light on the historical events mirrored in the pages of the Hebrew Bible. They are, of course, only a portion of all the material of this kind which exists, much being found in museums in other countries, which the student of the subject will find described elsewhere. In this book we attempt to relate the selection of material more or less to particular historical events. The relation has not been absolutely strict. Such matters of selection are inevitably difficult, and in the last resort, depend on professional preferences. [From the Foreword]; 91 pages 
Price: 6.00 USD
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81 Barnett, R. D. ILLUSTRATIONS OF OLD TESTAMENT HISTORY
London British Museum Publications, for the Trustees of the British Museum 1977 0714110884 / 9780714110882 Second Revised Edition Softcover Very Good 
Spine sunned and a bit discolored. Light shelfwear. ; 2nd ed. 112pp, illustrated. Thanks to a great tradition of study and research, we are in this country extremely fortunate to have been able to assemble over the years, and thereby preserve in the British Museum a remarkable number of items from various sources throwing a direct light on the historical events mirrored in the pages of the Hebrew Bible. They are, of course, only a portion of all the material of this kind which exists, much being found in museums in other countries, which the student of the subject will find described elsewhere. In this book we attempt to relate the selection of material more or less to particular historical events. The relation has not been absolutely strict. Such matters of selection are inevitably difficult, and in the last resort, depend on professional preferences. [From the Foreword]; 112 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
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82 Barreca, Ferruccio; Boscolo, Alberto; Caizzi, Andrea; Cavallari, Alberto; Cirese, Alberto M. ; Contu, Ercole Maltese, Corrado; Pallottino, Massimo; Renata Serra; Giancarlo Sorgia SARDEGNA
Electa Editrice 1970 Hardcover Fine 
An attractive book, bound in blue cloth, in the original slipcase. Slipcase has minor shelfwear and rubbing. ; N. P. , n. D. (1969? ) 435pp, 393 illustrations. ; Folio - over 12" - 15" tall; 435 pages 
Price: 42.00 USD
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83 Barringer, Judith M. & Jeffrey M. Hurwit (Eds. ) PERIKLEAN ATHENS AND ITS LEGACY Problems and Perspectives
University of Texas Press 2005 0292706227 / 9780292706224 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Very minor shelfwear to DJ. Small tiny ding to front board else Fine. ; 330 pages; The late fifth century BC was the golden age of ancient Athens. Under the leadership of the renowned soldier-statesman Perikles, Athenians began rebuilding the Akropolis, where they created the still awe-inspiring Parthenon. Athenians also reached a zenith of artistic achievement in sculpture, vase painting, and architecture, which provided continuing inspiration for many succeeding generations. The specially commissioned essays in this volume offer a fresh, innovative panorama of the art, architecture, history, culture, and influence of Periklean Athens. Written by leading experts in the field, the articles cover a wide range of topics, including: * An evaluation of Perikles' military leadership during the early stages of the Peloponnesian War. * Iconographical and iconological studies of vase paintings, wall paintings, and sculpture. * Explorations of the Parthenon and other monuments of the Athenian Akropolis. *The legacy of Periklean Athens and its influence upon later art. * Assessments of the modern reception of the Akropolis. As a whole, this collection of essays proves that even a well-explored field such as Periklean Athens can yield new treasures when mined by perceptive and seasoned investigators. 
Price: 70.00 USD
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84 Bastet, Frédéric L. & Eleonore Dörner (Übersetzt) & Friedrich Karl Dörner (Hrsg). HINTER DEN KULISSEN DER ANTIKE
Mainz Philipp Von Zabern 1985 3805306563 / 9783805306560 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Very light shelfwear to book and DJ else fine. ; 337pp, with 39 ill., + 7 color plates.; Kulturgeschichte Der Antiken Welt. Band 32. Schriften Der Hermann-Bröckelschen-Stiftung Carl Humann Zum Gedächtnid, 7; 337 pages 
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85 Beazley, J. D. THE DEVELOPMENT OF ATTIC BLACK-FIGURE
University of California Press 1951 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Boards are rubbed and slightly edgeworn. Gilt lettering to spine somewhat faded. Scholar's name to ffep (T. J. Dunbabin). ; Sather Classical Lectures 24; 127 pages; xiv + 127 pp. & 49 plates 8vo. 
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86 Beckel, Guntram & Heide Froning, Erika Simon, Ruth Lindner & Erika Zwierlein-Diehl WERKE DER ANTIKE IM MARTIN-VON-WAGNER-MUSEUM DER UNIVERSITäT WüRZBURG Mit Beiträgen Von Ruth Lindner Und Erika Zwierlein-Diehl
Philipp Von Zabern 1983 3805307683 / 9783805307680 Paperback Very Good 
Very light edgewear to wraps. Minor shelfwear. ; 37 colour plates, 72 illustrations; German Edition; 188 pages 
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87 Ben-Dov, Jonathan & Wayne Horowitz & John M. Steele (Eds. ) LIVING THE LUNAR CALENDAR
Oxbow Books 2012 1842174819 / 9781842174814 Softcover Near Fine 
Very light edgewear else fine. ; 387 pages; Lunar calendars suffer from an inherent uncertainty in the length of each month and the number of months in the year. Variable atmospheric conditions, weather and the acuity of the eye of an observer mean that the first sighting of the new moon crescent can never be known in advance. Calendars which rely on such observations to define the beginning of a new month therefore suffer from this lack of certainty as to whether a month will begin on a given day or the next. The papers in this volume address the question of how ancient and medieval societies lived with the uncertainties of a lunar calendar. How did lack of foreknowledge of the beginning of the month impact upon administration, the planning of festivals, and historical record keeping? Did societies replace the observation of the new moon crescent with schematic calendars or calendars based upon astronomical calculations and what were the ideological and practical consequences of such a change? The contributors to this volume address these topics from the perspectives of a variety of Ancient Near Eastern, Jewish, Ancient and Medieval European, Asian and American cultures. 
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88 Ben-Tor, A. , J. C. Greenfield & A. Malamat (Eds. ) Et Al. ERETZ-ISRAEL, ARCHAEOLOGICAL, HISTORICAL AND GEOGRAPHICAL STUDIES. VOLUME 20 Yigael Yadin Volume
Jerusalem Israel Exploration Society & Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion 1989 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
DJ spine sunned. Light shelfwear to book and DJ. ; 371 pp Hebrew text +plates + 208 pp English text. ; Eretz-Israel, Archaeological, Historical and Geographical Studies. Vol. 20; Vol. 20; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
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89 Bender, Henry V. THE CIVILIZATION OF ANCIENT ROME An Archaeological Perspective- Beginnings to Augustus
Lanham, Maryland, U.S.A. University Press of America 1986 0819150835 / 9780819150837 Softcover Near Fine 
Very light shelfwear else fine. ; 154pp, illustrated. Looks at Physical remains, preserved and exposed, from the ancient Romans mostly in Rome. ; 154 pages 
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90 Bender, Henry V. The Civilization of Ancient Rome An Archaeological Perspective- Beginnings to Augustus
Lanham, Maryland, U.S.A. University Press of America 1985 0819150827 / 9780819150820 Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
154pp, illustrated. Looks at Physical remains, preserved and exposed, from the ancient Romans mostly in Rome. ; 154 pages 
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