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Image for Remarks on a Danish Runic Stone from the Eleventh Century Found in the Central Part of London

Remarks on a Danish Runic Stone from the Eleventh Century Found in the Central Part of London

By: Rafn, Charles Christian

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, Berling Brothers 1854: 1854

Book number: 33369

Condition: Very Good


111 pp + [iii plates]. Wraps discoloured and a bit foxed. Pages uncut. View more info

Image for Mortuary Practices and Social Differentiation at Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico. Anthropological Papers of the University of Arizona, Number 49

Mortuary Practices and Social Differentiation at Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico. Anthropological Papers of the University of Arizona, Number 49

By: Ravesloot, John C.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Tucson, Arizona, U.S.A., University of Arizona Press 1988: 1988

Book number: 44874

ISBN: 0816510482

Condition: Very Good


xii, 113 pp. Paper wrappers. Illustrations and tables. 0816510482 View more info

Image for Coins in India : Power and Communication

Coins in India : Power and Communication

By: Ray, Himanshu Prabha

Price: £25.00

Publisher: India, Marg Publications 2006: 2006

Book number: 41920

ISBN: 8185026734

Condition: Very Good


116 pp, illustrated in colour and b/w. 8185026734 View more info

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Alexander the Great : A Biographical Study

By: Robson, E. Iliff

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape 1929: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 53418

Condition: Very Good


287 pp. Publisher's original red cloth in printed dust wrapper. Dj slightly edgeworn. Bookplate to front pastedown and small ink name to front endpaper. Internally clean. Binding firm. View more info

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Cave Monasteries of Byzantine Cappadocia

By: Rodley, Lyn

Price: £95.00

Publisher: U. K., Cambridge University Press 1985: 1985

Book number: 45620

ISBN: 0521267986

Condition: Very Good


266 pp, illustrated in b/w, some scratch marks to dustwrapper. 0521267986 View more info

Image for The Ancient Sepulchral Effigies and Monumental and Memorial Sculpture of Devon

The Ancient Sepulchral Effigies and Monumental and Memorial Sculpture of Devon

By: Rogers, Hamilton W H.

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Exeter, Printed for the Author By William Pollard 1877: 1877

Book number: 40183

Condition: Very Good


xii, 393 pp., 87 plates (26 + 61plates) Illustrated with many in text engravings and drawings. Handsome black half calf with marbled edges and boards. Gilt decorated raised bands on spine. Some rubbing to edges of boards and hinges of spine where some minor stripping has occurred. No pl. xvi, but 2 different plate vi and xvii. Neat ink presentation in 1878 from the author to Robert Cave at the top of the title page. View more info

Image for The Ancient History of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Bablylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians. In twelve volumes

The Ancient History of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Bablylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians. In twelve volumes

By: Rollin, M.

Price: £400.00

Publisher: Dundee, Printed by Chalmers, Ray, and Co. 1804 /1805: 1804

Book number: 52076

Condition: Very Good


In 12 volumes complete. Bound in original brown full calf. Gilt lines to spines with red leather title labels. Minor marks to calf. Early bookplate to front pastedowns. Folding maps. Frontis portrait to vol. one and extra engraved title pages to each volume. All bindings firm. An attractive VG set. View more info

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Patmos Treasures of the Monastery

By: Rominis, Athanasios

Price: £80.00

Publisher: Athens, Ekdotike Athenon 1988: 1988

Book number: 5297

Condition: Near Fine


383 pp, illustrated in colour. A couple of minor tears to dustwrapper, a lovely production in a slipcase View more info

Image for A Manual of Ancient History : From the Remotest Times to the Overthrow of the Western Empire, A.D. 476

A Manual of Ancient History : From the Remotest Times to the Overthrow of the Western Empire, A.D. 476

By: Schmitz, Leonhard

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Seton & Mackenzie 1865: 1865

Book number: 60397

Condition: Very Good


xi, 635 pp. Contemporary full calf. Raised bands to spine with gilt panels and black leather title label. Gilt institutional name to front board. Bound by the publishers Seton & Mackenzie. Minor marks to boards. Internally clean. Binding firm. View more info

Image for The Border Antiquities of England and Scotland Comprising Specimins of Architecture and Sculpture and Other Vestiges of Former Ages Accompanied By Descriptions Together with Illustrations of Remarkable Incidents in Border History and Tradition....etc

The Border Antiquities of England and Scotland Comprising Specimins of Architecture and Sculpture and Other Vestiges of Former Ages Accompanied By Descriptions Together with Illustrations of Remarkable Incidents in Border History and Tradition....etc

By: Scott, Walter

Price: £400.00

Publisher: London & Edinburgh, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown 1814: 1814

Edition: First Editions

Book number: 36043

Condition: Near Fine


2 vols, bound with recent brown calf spines with marbled boards, raised bands. Gilt lettering to the spines. A clean set, with minimal scattered spotting. All of the steel engravings are present as per the list of plates, and there is an additional unlisted plate of Langholm at the end of book. View more info

Image for The History of Egypt : From the Earliest Times till the Conquest by the Arabs A. D. 640. Bohn's Illustrated Library. In two volumes

The History of Egypt : From the Earliest Times till the Conquest by the Arabs A. D. 640. Bohn's Illustrated Library. In two volumes

By: Sharpe, Samuel

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, George Bell & Sons 1876: 1876

Edition: Sixth Edition

Book number: 59332

Condition: Very Good


In 2 volumes. xxxvi, 427; xxiii, 412 pp. Publisher's original blind-stamped green cloth with gilt lettering to spines. Minor rubbing to spine ends. Boards clean. Internally clean. Frontis map to each volume, one folding. Numerous in-text woodcut engravings. 31-page publisher's catalogue. Bindings firm. View more info

Image for A History of Rome : To the Battle of Actium

A History of Rome : To the Battle of Actium

By: Shuckburgh, Evelyn Shirley

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co., Ltd. 1896: 1896

Book number: 60692

Condition: Very Good


xxvi, 809 pp. Contemporary dark blue full calf. Raised bands to spine with gilt panels and brown leather title label. Prize binding with gilt school device to front board and prize bookplate to front pastedown. Marbled endpapers. With maps and plans. Minor marks to boards. Internally clean. Binding firm. View more info

Image for Julian's Gods: Religion and Philosophy in the Thought and Action of Julian the Apostate

Julian's Gods: Religion and Philosophy in the Thought and Action of Julian the Apostate

By: Smith, Rowland

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London and New York, Routledge 1995: 1995

Book number: 52625

ISBN: 0415034876

Condition: Very Good


xvii, 300 pp. Hardback in dust jacket. Ink name to front endpaper. Pencil notations affecting 10-15 pages. Minimal wear. 9780415034876 View more info

Image for A History of Greece : From the Earliest Times to the Roman Conquest. The Student's Greece

A History of Greece : From the Earliest Times to the Roman Conquest. The Student's Greece

By: Smith, William

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, John Murray 1889: 1889

Edition: New Edition

Book number: 54902

Condition: Very Good


xiv, 626 pp. Half morocco over cloth. Raised bands to spine with leather title label. Presentation copy inscribed and signed by the author and dated 1892. Spine slightly rubbed & scuffed. Two coloured maps and numerous b&w illustrations. Binding firm. View more info

Image for Stukeley's Stonehenge : An Unpublished Manuscript 1721-1724

Stukeley's Stonehenge : An Unpublished Manuscript 1721-1724

By: Stukeley, William

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press 2005: 2005

Book number: 53184

ISBN: 0300098952

Condition: Fine


vii., 164 pp. illustrated in b/w. William Stukeley (1667-1765), one of the first to conduct fieldwork at Stonehenge and to recognize its historic importance, meticulously recorded his findings in a manuscript that has remained unpublished for hundreds of years. That manuscript is transcribed here, accompanied by detailed annotations that confirm the value of Stukeley's archaeological research and set it apart from his later unsustainable theories and obsessions with Druids. Trained as a medical doctor, Stukeley's interests were antiquarian and archaeological, with a particular enthusiasm for ... View more info

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The Nile : Notes for Travellers in Egypt

By: Wallis Budge, E. A.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Thom. Cook & Son (Egypt) Ltd. 1901: 1901

Edition: Seventh Edition

Book number: 55994

Condition: Very Good


xvi, 671 pp. Publisher's original gilt-decorated brown limp cloth. Marbled endpapers. Minor wear to head of spine. Early ink name to half-title. Plans of temples and numerous illustrations. Two maps. View more info

Image for Everyday Life in Classical Athens

Everyday Life in Classical Athens

By: Webster, T. B. L.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford 1969: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 6058

Condition: Very Good


192 pp. Full red morocco. Fading to spine. Spine gilt. Marbled endpapers. Prize binding plate to front paste-down. Illustrations. View more info

Image for Age of Spirituality: Late Antique and Early Christian Art, Third to Seventh Century Catalogue of the Exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, November 19, 1977, through February 12, 1978

Age of Spirituality: Late Antique and Early Christian Art, Third to Seventh Century Catalogue of the Exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, November 19, 1977, through February 12, 1978

By: Weitzmann, Kurt;Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

Price: £275.00

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art 1979: 1979

Book number: 48967

ISBN: 0870991795

Condition: Fine


xxxi, 736 pp. Blue buckram in pictorial dw. Illustrated throughout in b&w. 16 colour plates. Fresh and clean. A Fine unread copy in a dw that has a few rub marks on the jacket. Still shrinkwrapped. 0870991795 View more info

Image for Splendours of the East  ; ( Temples , Tombs , Palaces , and Fortresses of Asia )

Splendours of the East ; ( Temples , Tombs , Palaces , and Fortresses of Asia )

By: Wheeler , Mortimer , Edited By

Price: £24.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1965: 1965

Book number: 31010

Condition: Very Good


288 pp . some tears to jacket, especially at the head of the spine , price clipped, with 40 full colour illustrations and about 325 in black and white. View more info

Image for From Sphinx to Oracle: Through the Libyan Desert to the Oasis of Jupiter Ammon

From Sphinx to Oracle: Through the Libyan Desert to the Oasis of Jupiter Ammon

By: White, Arthur Silva

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Darf Publishers 1984: 1984

Edition: Facsimile

Book number: 37956

ISBN: 1850770417

Condition: Very Good


xv, 277 pp. Hard cover in pictorial dw. Facsimile reprint of 1899 edition. Two folding maps, one creased at edge. Illustrations. Clean and unmarked. 1850770417 View more info