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The Roman Baths, a view over 2000 years

By: CUNLIFFE, Barry

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Bath Archaeological Trust: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 048983

ISBN: 0950618020

Condition: Fine


'From the first century AD to the twentieth, people have been drawn to this place to seek comfort, cure and cleansing' - the Roman Baths at Bath in England. 48pp, profusely illustrated with high quality color photographs of archaeological remains and Roma artifacts. Fold-out plan to raer wrapper. Bright, clean and unmarked. Weight, 244g. View more info

Das Antike Rom

By: CURTIUS, Ludwig

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Vienna, Anton Schroll & Co.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18872

Condition: Very Good


Published during the Second World War. featuring photographs and description of Ancient City of Rome. German language text. 70pp, 223 photograph illustrations, 3 maps/plans. Interior is bright and clean with no foxing. Binding is sound. Small ink inscription to ffep. Boards are bright, binsing is sound. Light crease to front board parallel to spine. Dustjacket is complete and with minor edge wear but moderate soiling and staining. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Unpacke... View more info

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Nero's Killing Machine: The True Story of Rome's Remarkable 14th Legion

By: DANDO-COLLINS, Stephen

Price: $12.50

Publisher: U.S.A., John Wiley & Sons: 2005

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: 052501

ISBN: 0471675016

Condition: Fine


"The 14th Gemina Martia Victrix Legion was the most celebrated military unit of the early Roman Empire. After participating in the A.D. 43 invasion of Britain, the legion achieved its greatest glory when it put down the famous rebellion led by Britain's Queen Boudicca." "In this book, second in the author's definitive histories of the legions of ancient Rome, Stephen Dando-Collins brings the 14th Legion to life..'. xiv, 322 p. : maps ; 25 cm. Interior is bright, clean and unmarked. Bindin is tight and square. No wear to the boards. Unclipped dustjacket is very nearly similar. Weigh... View more info

Discovering Ancient Egypt

By: DAVID, Rosalie

Price: $8.95

Publisher: London, Michael O'Mara Books: 1993

Edition: First Trade Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 29699

ISBN: 1854799479

Condition: Fine


This is a history of Ancient Egypt which looks at the history of the great civilization through the achievements of the travellers, archaeologists and Egyptologists whose discoveries opened the world's eyes to the past. 192pp, b&w and color illustrations ; 25 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Unpaclked weight, 495g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. No taxes on Canadian, American or Overseas Orders. Images always available. View more info

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The Great Pyramid : its divine message; an original co-ordination of historical documents and archæological Evidences. Vol 1 - Pyramid records : a narrative of new discoveries concerning civilisations and Origins

By: DAVIDSON, D. ; ALDERSMITH, H.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, Williams and Norgate: 1932

Edition: Fifth Revised Edition

Seller ID: 046047

Condition: Good VG and Better


lxix, 568pp, illustrated, figures, folding plates. Interior is bright and clean. Inked-out name to the ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square bbinding, no damage or cracking to the hinges. A little wear to the foot of the spine, otherwise the cloth is bright, clean and in VG+ condition. Small and quite minor waterstains to the foredge, top and bottom not affecting the interior. The dustjacket is complete but with considerable wear, several tape repairs, chips etc. More info available with images. Heav, weighing 1.886kg, pre-packing. View more info

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The Adventures of a Sea Hunter: In Search of Famous Shipwrecks

By: Delgado, James;Cussler, Clive

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Douglas & McIntyre Ltd: 2004

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 041559

ISBN: 1553650719

Condition: Fine


Leading archaeologist and consummate storyteller James Delgado takes readers on a rollicking deep-sea dive into his highly unusual life's work: locating and exploring the world's most famous shipwrecks. 230 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy. Unclipped dustjacket shows slight surface rubbing. Weight, 506g. View more info

Cappadocia: Cradle of History

By: DEMIR, Omer

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Turkey, PROMAT A.S.: 2011

Edition: 12th Revised Edition

Seller ID: 30857

ISBN: 9757334073

Condition: Fine


Travel and description to Cappadocia in Turkey and an examination of the ancient ruinsand the underground architecture of Melagobia. 111pp, all colour photography, folding map at back. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Weight, 524g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and w... View more info

Flights Into Yesterday: The Story of Aerial Archaeology

By: DEUEL, Leo

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09261

Condition: About Fine


History of the deveolment of Aerial Archaeology. 332pp, photo illustrated. Bright, fresh interior with firm binding, unmarked. Dustjacket has minor edge wear, a 1.5" edge tear on back cover, and other minor edge tears. View more info

Conquistadors Without Swords: Archaeologists in the Americas: An account with original narratives

By: DEUEL, Leo

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1967

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 038643

Condition: About Fine


42 pioneer archaeologists tell of their own experiences. First printing, 8vo, 647pp, illustrated. Hardcover in cloth with price-clipped dustjacket in Brodart. Clean, tight copy. A little edge wear to DJ with one tiny chip missing on top edge. Heavy book weighing 1.116kg. View more info

The Ancient World: A Historical Sketch

By: Du PONTET, Clement

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30539

Condition: Very Good


'Sketches' of the history of the Ancient World - Egypt, Greece and Rome. xi, 388pp, 3 maps. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Slight vertical crease to front board. Weight, 580g. View more info

The Life of Greece

By: DURANT, Will

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34334

Condition: Near Fine


Volume II in Durant's History of civilization, though not stated as such. 754pp, photo illustrated, endpaper maps. Hardcover in black cloth, with dustjacket. Interior is very bright and clean. Small owner's stamp to verso of frontis, otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Dustjacket is clean with minor wear to extremities of spine and to some parts of edges. Probably a BOMC edition - no price on DJ and BOMC logo at foot of rear panel of DJ. Large, heavy book weighing 1.57kg. View more info

The Harder site : a Middle Period bison hunter's campsite in the northern Great Pl

By: DYCK, Ian G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ottawa, National Museums of Canada: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044651

Condition: Near Fine


Doctoral thesis, University of Alberta, 1976. An analysis and functional interpretation of the tools and debris found in a Middle Period bison hunters' campsite in the parklands of central Saskatchewan. "A Diamond Jenness memorial volume." Summary in French. xx, 339 p. : ill. ; 28 cm. Mercury series.; Paper (Archaeological Survey of Canada), no. 67. A bright, clean copy. Small rubber stamp stating 'withdrawn', to tp, otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, Very faint hairline crease to spine. Oversize and heavy, weighing 1.217kg. View more info

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The Dead Sea Scrolls and the First Christians: Essays and Translations

By: EISENMAN, Robert

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Castle Books: 2004

Edition: Reprint of 1996

Seller ID: 28675

ISBN: 0785818855

Condition: Fine


Incredible thesis as to the origin of the Dead Sea Scrolls. xxix, 449 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked, still quite fresh. Tight, square binding, no wear to the boards. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 846g. View more info

Collectors' Journal of Ancient Art: Volume 1, Number 3

By: ELDER, Barbara - Editor

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Encino, CA, Joel L. Malter & Co.: 1979

Edition: Vol. 1, No. 3

Seller ID: 33335

Condition: About Fine


Third Issue of a periodical published by a well-established dealer in Ancient Coins and Artifacts, Joel L. Malter. Dated Fall, 1979. Scholarly articles as well as items for sale. This issue features articles on 'Beard - The Unnecessary Burden', Greek Coins, The Anticosti Token, Roman Coins, and Gemstones. 24pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean and unmarked. Sound, stapled binding. Weight, 120g. View more info

Philip the Second and Macedonian Imperialism

By: ELLIS, John R.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Ewing, New Jersey, U.S.A., Princeton Univ Press: 1986

Edition: First Paper Printing, with Corrections

Seller ID: 039988

ISBN: 0691006024

Condition: As New


Study in depth of the rise to power of Macedonia under the astute leadership of Philip II. 312pp. Bright, fresh, unused copy - mint!. Weight, 336g. View more info

Wall Roman Site; Staffordshire

By: ELLIS, Peter

Price: $6.95

Publisher: London, English Heritage: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 26198

ISBN: 185074727X

Condition: Fine


English Heritage guide to the site of the Roman town of Wall, in present day Staffordshire. 28 p. : col. ill., maps, plans, ports. ; 20 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked with a tight, stapled binding. Weight, 80g. View more info

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The Celts: Conquerors of Ancient Europe

By: ELUERE, Christiane

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Harry N Abrams Inc: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26679

ISBN: 0810928523

Condition: New


History and art of the ancient Celts. 175pp, profusely illustrated in color and in b&w. Mint copy, as new. Weight, 260g. View more info

Ephesus

By: ERDEMGIL, Selahattin

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Istanbul, NET Turistik Yayinla: 1989

Edition: 13th Edition

Seller ID: 1266

ISBN: 9754790175

Condition: Fine


Guidebook to the ancient, extinct City of Ephesus in modern day Turkey. High quality color photos of the ruins and artifacts found there. Translation, Nu¨ket Erasla. 140 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), plans ; 24 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Weight, 411g. View more info

Underground New Brunswick : Stories of Archaeology

By: ERICKSON, Paul A.; FOWLER, Jonathan - Editors

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Halifx, NS, Nimbus Publishing: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043603

ISBN: 1771080957

Condition: As New


A compilation of accounst of 15 archaeological studies of New Brunswick's past. xii, 164 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour), colour maps, portraits (some colour) ; 25 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, clean and unmarked, still fresh. No wear present. Unpacked weight, 532g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Canadian GST included. Images always available. View more info

Facts and Enigmas in Archaeology

By: EYDOUX, Henri-Paul

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Geneva, Editions Ferni: 1978

Edition: First Edition in English

Seller ID: 12984

Condition: About Fine


Thirteen topics in thirteen chapters on Lost Civilizations of the Ancient World. Translated from the French. 276pp, illustrated, illustrated endpapers, silk, fixed page-marker. Bright, fresh copy with a sound binding. Only sign of use is a former owner's signature on a front end-paper. View more info