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Archaeologia Mundi Anatolia 1 and 2, Alkim, U. Bahadir & Metzger, Henri
1 Alkim, U. Bahadir & Metzger, Henri Archaeologia Mundi Anatolia 1 and 2
Geneva Nagel Publishers 1969 1969 Hard Cover Very Good Small 4to 
2 vols 278 and 253 pp, illustrated in colour and b/w some fading a wear to dustwrappers, I has small tear at top of spine. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Palaeolithic Man in N. W. Middlesex the Evidence of His Exixtence and the Physical Conditions Under Which he Lived in Ealing and Its Neighbourhood, Illustrated By the Condition and Culture Presented By Certain Existing Savages, Allen Brown, Jno.
2 Allen Brown, Jno. Palaeolithic Man in N. W. Middlesex the Evidence of His Exixtence and the Physical Conditions Under Which he Lived in Ealing and Its Neighbourhood, Illustrated By the Condition and Culture Presented By Certain Existing Savages
London Macmillan & Co, 1887 1887 Publisher's Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
iii, 227 pp., Five b/w plates. Gilt decorated publisher's cloth. Edges spotted, sporadic minor foxing, boards rubbed and faded. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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The Odes of Anacreon, Anacreon and translated by Thomas Moore
3 Anacreon and translated by Thomas Moore The Odes of Anacreon
London Gibbings & Company N.d. [c. 1900] 1900 Suede Very Good 12mo. 
302 pp. Original full grey suede with lettering in gilt to front cover and decorative gilt to spine. Top edge gilt. Other edges untrimmed. Spine faded to light brown. Early ink inscription to front endpaper. 'With all the original notes and designs by Girodet de Roussy.' B&w illustrations. Binding firm. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Aquinas: Selected Political Writings, Aquinas and Edited By A. P. D'Entreves
4 Aquinas and Edited By A. P. D'Entreves Aquinas: Selected Political Writings
Oxford Basil Blackwell 1970 1970 0631029400 / 9780631029403 Fifth Impression Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
xxxvi, 199 pp. Green cloth in dw. Scratches to front board. Dw very slightly edgeworn. Internally clean and unmarked copy. Latin and English text. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Women in Ancient Societies : An Illusion of the Night, Archer, Leonie J. and Susan Fischler and Maria Wyke, Editors
5 Archer, Leonie J. and Susan Fischler and Maria Wyke, Editors Women in Ancient Societies : An Illusion of the Night
London Macmillan 1994 1994 0333523962 / 9780333523964 Hardback Near Fine 8vo. 
xx, 308 pp. Hardback in dw. Illustrations. Clean and unmarked copy. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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The Frogs, Aristophanes (Murray, Gilbert Translation & Notes)
6 Aristophanes (Murray, Gilbert Translation & Notes) The Frogs
London George Allen 1915 1915 Half Morocco Near Fine Small 8vo. 
136 pp, red half morocco Riviere binding top edge gilt gilt lettered spine some foxing to pages 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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Epics of the Middle Ages, Barber, Richard (editor)
7 Barber, Richard (editor) Epics of the Middle Ages
London Folio Society 2005 2005 Second Edition Half Leather Near Fine 4to. Lord, John Vernon 
xxx, 665 pp, illustrated in colour, leather gilt lettered spine and decorated cloth boards in slipcase. Small mark to back board. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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Charicles or Illustraions of the Private Life of the Ancient Greeks. With Notes and Excursuses, Becker, Professor ; Metcalfe, Rev Frederick translated
8 Becker, Professor ; Metcalfe, Rev Frederick translated Charicles or Illustraions of the Private Life of the Ancient Greeks. With Notes and Excursuses
London Longmans, Green & Co 1866 1866 3rd Edition Publisher's Cloth Good 8vo. 
xxi, 512 pp., Some b/w illustrations. Small amount of loss to the head of the spine and rubbing to extremities, sporadic minor foxing to first and last pages. 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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Byzantine Art in Roumania, Beza, Marcu
9 Beza, Marcu Byzantine Art in Roumania
London B T Batsford Ltd 1940 1940 Hardcover Very Good 4to. 
xxi, 104 pp., Colour and b/w plates. Jacket tanned and spotted, with a couple of nicks and chips, a few tears here and there to extremities. Jkt price clipped. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Petrarch and His World, Bishop, Morris
10 Bishop, Morris Petrarch and His World
Bloomington, Indiana, U.S.A. Indiana Univ Press 1963 1963 Half Calf Very Good 8vo. 
399 pp. Tan half calf over cloth. Spine gilt. Top edge gilt. Previous owner's gilt initials to lower corner of front board. Scattered pencil notations, especially to rear endpapers. 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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Thai Painting, Boisselier, Jean
11 Boisselier, Jean Thai Painting
New York Kodansha International 1976 1976 0870112805 / 9780870112805 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Large 4to. 
270 pp, illustrated in colour and b/w, some marks to dustwrapper. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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La Iglesia, Chichen Itza, Yucatan, Bolles, J. S.
12 Bolles, J. S. La Iglesia, Chichen Itza, Yucatan
San Francisco 1963 1963 Card Covers Very Good Small Square 4to 
Unpaginated, 29 pps. Private monograph featuring several black and white plates depicting a Mayan building "La Iglesia" Card covers a bit dented here and there particularly at extremities, bit darkened 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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The Great Palace of the Byzantine Emperors, Being a First Report on the Excavations Carried Out in Istanbul on Behalf of the Walker Trust (University of St Andrews) 1935 - 1938, Brett, Gerard et al
13 Brett, Gerard et al The Great Palace of the Byzantine Emperors, Being a First Report on the Excavations Carried Out in Istanbul on Behalf of the Walker Trust (University of St Andrews) 1935 - 1938
London Geoffrey Cumberledge/Oxford University Press 1947 1947 Hardcover Very Good Large 4to 
2 vols, xv, 108, 64 (b/w & colour plates and folding plans), [colour frontis], xxiv, 203, 50 (b/w plates). First and second reports dated 1947 and 1958 respectively. Jackets generally very good, in spite of some minor tanning, chipping and small tears to edges. A couple of small sellotape repairs to edges of vol 2 Plates and folding plans all uniformly excellent. Library plate on ffep of vol 1, Large portion of inner flap torn away, (in a hurry to hide a guilty expenditure perhaps), excellent and clean internally. A scarce set. 
Price: 600.00 GBP
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The 'Small Towns' of Roman Britain, Burnham, Barry C. and John Wacher
14 Burnham, Barry C. and John Wacher The 'Small Towns' of Roman Britain
London B. T. Batsford Ltd. 1990 1990 0713461756 / 9780713461756 Hardback Very Good Small 4to. Ex-Library 
xii, 388 pp. Publisher's hardback in dust jacket. Ex-library copy with usual markings. Jacket covered in clear laminate which is stuck down to the boards. With 107 b&w illustrations. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Afghanistan: Les Tresors Retrouves. Collections Du Musee National d'Afghanistan, Cambon, Pierre and Jean-Francois Jarrige
15 Cambon, Pierre and Jean-Francois Jarrige Afghanistan: Les Tresors Retrouves. Collections Du Musee National d'Afghanistan
Paris Musee Des Arts Asiatiques Guimet 2006 2006 Paperback Very Good Small 4to Exhibition Catalogue 
48 pp. Paperback. Published to accompany the exhibition in Paris in 2006-2007. Full colour throughout. French text. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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The Oxford Classical Dictionary, Cary, M. ; J. D. Denniston ; J. Wright Duff ; A. D. Nock ; W. D. Ross ; H. H. Scullard
16 Cary, M. ; J. D. Denniston ; J. Wright Duff ; A. D. Nock ; W. D. Ross ; H. H. Scullard The Oxford Classical Dictionary
Oxford Oxford at the Clarendon Press 1957 1957 0198691173 / 9780198691174 Reprint Cloth Good 4to. 
4to., xx., 972 pp., cloth marked and faded on the spine, browning to the edges of the pages. Good solid copy. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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Beowulf and the Finnsburg Fragment, Clark Hall, John R
17 Clark Hall, John R Beowulf and the Finnsburg Fragment
London Swan Sonnenschein & Co., 1911 1911 First Edition Hard Cover Good 8vo. 
lxvi, 287 pp, illustrated in b/w, some fraying to the head and tail of the spine. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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L'art Phenicien, Corm Charles
18 Corm Charles L'art Phenicien
Beirut, Lebanon Editions de la Revue Phenicienne Paper Cover Very Good Large 8vo 
xxxxii + 100 pps [illustrations]. FRENCH TEXT. Paper covers a little browned with age, slight wear generally, contents very tight and clean. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Magic Metal Early Metalworkers in the North-East, Cowie, Trevor G.
19 Cowie, Trevor G. Magic Metal Early Metalworkers in the North-East
U. K. Anthopological Museum 1988 1988 Soft Cover Very Good Small 4to 
56 pp, illustrated in b/w. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Byzantine Art and Archaeology, Dalton, O. M.
20 Dalton, O. M. Byzantine Art and Archaeology
New York Dover Publications Inc 1961 1961 Reprint Cloth Very Good Small 4to 
xx, 727 pp. Blue cloth in pictorial dw. Facsimile reprint of 1911 edition. 457 illustrations. Dw edge-worn with a few minor chips and tears. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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