Category: Ancient History


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By: N/A

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Scotland, Geddes & Grosset: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17995

ISBN: 1855342995

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket

Based on a text by Charles Squire. Describes customs, legends of the Celts, Gaelic Gods, British Gods, A-z guide. 1.25kg weight ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 480 pages View more info


By: N/A

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London, British Museum: 1969

Seller ID: 28106

Condition: Good+; Mild wear to side edge of cover

Stapled binding. Catalogue of items available for sale that are replicas from the collection - chess pieces, bronze cat, head of eros photo and description for each item. 100gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 14 pages View more info

Egyptian Art. Translated by H a Fields

By: Abbate, Francesco (Ed)

Price: $13.17

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson/Octopus: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9689

ISBN: 706400623

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

158p, index, illustrated.500gms weight. Faded spine on dustjacket. ; 8vo View more info


By: Alexander, Marc

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Max Parrish: 1965

Seller ID: 33054

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket; Rubbing and wear to jacket. Owner's name title page.

Glossary. Famous archaeologists for younger reader.300gms weight ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 130 pages View more info

A BRIEF HISTORY OF BRITISH KINGS AND QUEENS British Royal History from Alfred the Great to the Present

By: Ashley, Mike

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London, Robinson Publishing: 2002

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 20242

ISBN: 1841195510

Condition: Very Good; Surface creases to spine, firm and square.

Index, notes and bibliography, Chronology, Royal Consorts, Royal Family trees, "A readable and comprehensive reference of British monarchs. Weight 580 grams; Brief Histories; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 528 pages View more info

WRITTEN IN BONES How Human Remains Unlock the Secrets of the Dead

By: Bahn, Paul (Ed)

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Sydney, Gary Allen Pty Ltd: 2002

Seller ID: 20516

ISBN: 1877082082

Condition: Very Good

Index, bibliography, research into burials, rituals and findings from ancient tombs and skeletons help archaeologists. 680gms weight ; Color Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 192 pages View more info


By: Baigent, Michael and Leigh, Richard

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1991

Seller ID: 23609

ISBN: 0671797972

Condition: Very Good; Yellowed paper

New book with remainder. Exposes how the Church conspired to suppress the Dead Sea Scrolls. 400gms weight ; Remainder; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 268 pages View more info


By: Bankes, George

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Oxford, Phaidon Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15154

ISBN: 0714817856

Condition: Very Good-; Rubbing to spine edge

Index, b/w and colour photos, an intricate picture of life in ancient Peru based on archaeological investigations, research with local Indians. 500 grams weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 218 pages View more info

The World of the Pharaohs

By: Baumann, Hans

Price: $10.39

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11354

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket

236p, coloured photos and drawings. Dustjacket covered inclear plastic bit split along side edge front flap. Wear to base of book. 520gms weight; 8vo View more info

KEEPER OF GENESIS A Quest for the Hidden Legacy of Mankind

By: Bauval, Robert And Hancock, Graham

Price: $10.50

Publisher: William Heinemann Ltd: 1996

Seller ID: 22290

ISBN: 0434003050

Condition: Very Good-; Usual library stamps and markings covered in clear adhesive plastic, yellowed paper

Index, references, mystery of the Great Sphinx ad the pyramids. 600gms weight; Ex-Library; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 362 pages View more info

A Pragmatic Look At the Great Pyramid of Egypt

By: Becker, F

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Melbourne, G N & E J Ridgway: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3015

ISBN: 0957767005

Condition: As New

172p, index, b/w technical drawings. An alternative view on the mysteries surrounding the Great Pyramid - who constructed it and how. New copy. 255gms weight; 8vo View more info

An Introduction to Celtic Mythology

By: Bellingham, David

Price: $11.50

Publisher: London, Quantum: 2002

Seller ID: 19871

ISBN: 1861605641

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Glossy paper, colour illustrations. Excellent condition. ; Color Photographs; 4to ; 128 pages View more info

Mystery of Atlantis

By: Berlitz, Charles

Price: $10.50

Publisher: London, Souvenir Press: 1976

Seller ID: 12899

ISBN: 0285622110

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

214p, illustrated. "Comprehensive history of Atlantis". Looks unread. 500gms weight; 8vo View more info


By: Bradford, Ernle

Price: $26.50

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1998

Seller ID: 25257

Condition: Fine

Index, maps, in slipcase, looks unread, 750gms weight; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 254 pages View more info



Price: $26.50

Publisher: London, HEINEMANN: 1976

Seller ID: 22382

ISBN: 0434085405

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Creased top edge to jacket. Gift inscription inside front cover.

Index. 900gms weight; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 128 pages View more info

Ancient Records of Egypt The First through the Seventeenth Dynasties, Vol. 1. Translated and Edited by James Henry Breasted

By: Breasted, James Henry (Ed)

Price: $36.50

Publisher: University of Illinois Press: 2001

Seller ID: 27816

ISBN: 0252069900

Condition: Very Good+

Clean text no creases. 550gms weight; 8.80 X 6 X 0.70 inches; 344 pages View more info


By: Brine, Lindesey

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, Oracle: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18210

ISBN: 186196000x

Condition: Very Good; Yellowed paper, Crease to bottom corner of front cover

Index. Weight 450 grams ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 430 pages View more info

The Mummy The Secrets of Ancient Egypt's Funereal Amulets and Scarabs, Idols and Mummy-Making, and How to Read Hieroglypics

By: Budge, E A Wallis

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Collier Books: 1972

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 3375

Condition: Very Good

2nd printing 1973. 404p, index. The secrets of Ancient Egypt's funereal amulets and scarabs, idols and mummy making and how to read hieroglyphics. Crease to front cover bottom corner, mild crease to spine. B/w drawings and hieroglyphs. ; 8vo View more info

Battle of Actium

By: Califf, David J., Ph.d.

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Chelsea House Publications: 2003

Seller ID: 25538

ISBN: 0791074404

Condition: Very Good+

Index, maps. 500gms weight; Great Battles Through the Ages; Color Illustrations; 0.47 x 9.7 x 6.56 Inches; 118 pages View more info

BESIEGED Siege Warfare in the Ancient World

By: Campbell, Duncan

Price: $41.50

Publisher: Osprey Publishing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20116

ISBN: 1846030196

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Index, notes and bibliography. Maps, famous generals and battles in Ancient History. 1.1kg weight; General Military; Color Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 224 pages View more info