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Images of Prehistory

By: FOWLER, Peter; SHARP, Mick

Price: $20.00

Publisher: UK, Cambridge Univ Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11350

ISBN: 0521356466

Condition: Fine


This large-format collection of atmospheric images of Britain's prehistoric past is a showcase for the work of one of the country's leading landscape photographers. Accompanied by a text and commentary it should attract both connoisseurs of photography and lovers of archaeology and landscape. 223 p. : ill., maps ; 27 cm. An 'as new' copy except for a tiny, invisible tear, closed with acidfree tape, on the top edge of the rear wrapper. Bright, fresh and unmarked with an unclipped dustjacket. Heavy to ship weighing 1.361kg. View more info

Illustrated Regional Guides to Ancient Monuments: Volume IV, South Wales and Monmouthshire

By: FOX, Sir Cyril

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, His Majesty's Stationery Office: 1950

Edition: Second Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: 13634

Condition: VG+


General survey of the archaeology and the sites and buildings in the care of the Ministry of Works in South Wales and Monmouthshire. 55pp, photo illustrated, folding map. Bright copy with a sound binding. Dustjacket has some edge wear, chips etc. View more info

Archaeological Consulting in Ontario: Papers of the London Conference 1985

By: FOX, William A. - Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, ON, Ontario Archaeological Society, London Chapter: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35073

ISBN: 0919350127

Condition: VG+


Occasional Publications No. 2 of the London Chapter of the Ontario Archaeological Society. 114pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding with an uncreased spine. Slight age toning to wrappers. Trace of erased pencil signature to top margin of front wrapper. Weight, 310g. View more info

Society for Industrial Archaeology: Lot of 4 Newsletters, 1986/7

By: FRAME III, Robert - Editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, SIA: 1986

Edition: Vol. 15/16

Seller ID: 038282

Condition: Fine


Lot of 4 Newsletters of the SIA - Society for Industrial Archaeology. Vol. 15, No 4 [Winter 1986], and Vol. 16, Nos 1, 2 & 4, 1987. Each issue if 12pp and is photo illustrated. All isues are bright, clean and unmarked, about 'as new'. Weight, 230g. View more info

The Warship Vasa: Deep Diving and Marine Archaeology in Stockholm

By: FRANZEN, Anders

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Stockholm, Norstedt and Bonnier: 1960

Edition: First in English

Seller ID: 044758

Condition: Near Fine


Marine Archaeology in Sweden - the raising of the early 17th century warship, the Vasa. English text. 80pp, b&w photographs. Good copy. Advertising band still accompanies book, though only in fair condition. Scan available. Weight, 512g. View more info

In Quest of the Bible: Archaeology and the Scriptures

By: FREDERIC, Louis - translator and editor

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Geneva, Editions Ferni: 1978

Edition: First Edition in English

Seller ID: 12985

Condition: About Fine


The Bible as seen through archaeology. A volume in the 'Friends of History Series'. Translated from the French. 283pp, illustrated, illus. endpapers, fixed page-marker. Mint copy except for previous owner's signature on front endpaper. View more info

Romans in the Lake Counties

By: GARLICK, Tom

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Clapham, Yorks, Dalesman Publishing: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26868

Condition: Very Good


The author examins Roman remains in the Lake Counties with historical background. With a foreword by Professor Eric Birley. 80pp, map, photo illustrated, reference section. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. Slight wear to edges of card wrappers. Unpacked weight, 141g. Ships within North America, in card sleeve, for $4.00-$6.50 depending on location. Overseas - shipping at cost. Image available. View more info

Spatantike Und Fruhes Christentum

By: GERKE, Friedrich

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Zurich, Schweizer Verlagshaus: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18980

Condition: About Fine


German language text. 279pp, profusely illustrated with tipped-in, color plates. Very bright, clean copy with a sound binding. No wear to bright, green cloth boards. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 770g unpacked. 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 weight. View more info

The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

By: GIBBON, Edward; BOURNE, Frank C.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Tess Press: 2005

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 10511

ISBN: 1579125220

Condition: About Fine


First published 1776-88 under title: The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire. Here abridged and with an introduction by Frank C. Bourne. A `highly readable an accessible abridgment` from six volumes into one. xxv, 678 p. : map ; 24 cm`. Bright, clean, unmarked copy in a similar, unlipped dustjacket. About às new`. Heavy book weighing just over 1kg when packed. View more info

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In the Name of Rome: The Men Who Won the Roman Empire

By: GOLDSWORTHY, Adrian

Price: $9.50

Publisher: United Kingdom, Phoenix Books: 2007

Edition: 13th Printing

Seller ID: 13261

ISBN: 0753817896

Condition: VG+


The author successfully draws a picture of how Roman generals actually commanded their armies. First published: London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2003. 416 p. : maps ; 20 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Light creasing to the spine, otherwise near Fine. Weight, 315g. View more info

The Vikings and Their Predecessors

By: GORDON, Kate; McGHEE, Robert

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Ottawa, National Museum of Man / Museum of Science and Industry: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039609

ISBN: 0660107511

Condition: Fine


Catalogue to accompany a travelling Exhibition of the Statens Historiska Musem of Stockholm, 1981-2. 68 pages : illustrations ; front endpaper maps. 23 cm. 149 objects described. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound, tight binding. Weight, 209g. Lettermail may apply. View more info

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Hadrian's Wall : in the days of the Romans

By: GRAHAM, Frank; EMBLETON, Frank

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Barton-under-Needwood, UK, Wrens Park: 2003

Edition: New Edition of 1984

Seller ID: 07541

ISBN: 0905778855

Condition: Almost 'As New'


Book describes Hadrian's Wall in the north of England, at the time of its use, plus, the lives of the soldiers and civilians of the time. 320 p. : ill. (some col.), maps, plans ; 24 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked almost 'as new'. Weight, 764g. View more info

The Viking World

By: GRAHAM-CAMPBELL, James

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Frances Lincoln Publishers: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09519

ISBN: 0-906459-04-4

Condition: About Fine


Book on the Vikings and their influence on history by a specialist in Viking archaeology. 220pp, 150 color and 75 b&w photographs, 115 maps and drawings. Bright, fresh copy with solid binding. Small inscription on ffep. View more info

From Alexander to Cleopatra: The Hellenistic World

By: GRANT, Michael

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner's: 1982

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 06391

ISBN: 0-684-177890-3

Condition: About Fine


Comprehensive interpretation of the Hellenistic Age from the death of Alexander the Great in 332B.C. to Cleopatra. 319pp, photo illustrated, maps. View more info

From Alexander to Cleopatra: The Hellenistic World

By: GRANT, Michael

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner's: 1982

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 07354

ISBN: 0-684-17780-3

Condition: Fine


Comprehensive interpretation of the Hellenistic world from the death of Alexander in 323B.C. to the death of Cleopatra. 319pp, photo illustrated, maps. Fine copy of book. Dustjacket has faded spine otherwise VG+. View more info

The Founders of the Western World: A History of Greece and Rome

By: GRANT, Michael

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16817

ISBN: 0-684-19303-5

Condition: Fine


One volume panorama of the Greco-Roman world from 1000 BC to the 5th century AD. 352pp, tables, maps. Bright, fesh copy, almost 'as new'. Weight, 680g. View more info

The Visible Past : Greek and Roman History from Archaeology 1960-1990

By: GRANT, Michael

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Charles Scribners' Sons: 1990

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 19592

ISBN: 0684191245

Condition: Fine


Survey of archaeological work pertaining to the world of the Ancient Greeks and Romans that took place during the years 1960 to 1990. 258pp, photo illustrated. Book is 'as new' - bright, clean and unmarked. Dustjacket is similar and without a price clip, but does have a little sun-fading to spine and parts of front & rear panels. Weight, 590g. 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 w... View more info

A Guide to the Ancient World: A Dictionary of Classical Place Names

By: GRANT, Michael

Price: $19.50

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble: 1997

Edition: Reprint Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 26919

ISBN: 0760704252

Condition: Fine


Place names of the Ancient world, explained and their history given. 728pp. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is similar. Heavy book weighing 1.22kg. View more info

Caesar

By: GRANT, Michael

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Follett Pub Co: 1975

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 31645

ISBN: 0695805428

Condition: About Fine


Biography of the great Julius Caesar. Introduction by Elizabeth Longford. 232pp, profusely photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding. No wear to cloth. Nearly similar, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 760g. View more info

The Army of the Caesars

By: GRANT, Michael

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1974

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: 044741

ISBN: 0-684-13821-2

Condition: Near Fine


First general history of the Army in Roman Society. 365pp, photo illustrated, numerous maps. Very clean book, quite bright, with a tight, square binding. Dustjacket is clean & bright but with minor edge wear and a small price-clip to the inner flap. Weight, 772g. View more info