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Image for The Archaeology of Somerset: A Review to 1500AD

The Archaeology of Somerset: A Review to 1500AD

By: Aston, Michael / Burrow, Ian (Editors)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Somerset, Somerset County Council: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022114

ISBN: 0861830288

Condition: Very Good


viii + 146pp, index, bibliography, glossary, drawings, plans, black and white photographs throughout. Softback,a VG copy. Personalised gift inscription to title page, probably from one of the authors (Ian Burrow). View more info

Image for Stone Age Prehistory: Studies in Memory of Charles McBurney.

Stone Age Prehistory: Studies in Memory of Charles McBurney.

By: Bailey, GN / Callow, P (Editors)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018626

ISBN: 0521257735

Condition: Very Good


xv + 267pp, index, illustrations. A collection of 14 papers under 4 main headings: Part 1: Components of Artefact Variation; Part 2: The Geographical Dimension; Part 3: Inter-assemblage Variation - Broadening the View; Part 4: Early Man in Africa - Alternative Perspectives. Blue boards, lighht ageing to contents, overall a VG clean tight copy in (slight fading to spine) dustwrapper. View more info

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Palmyra

By: Browning, Iain

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1979

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 019382

ISBN: 0701122668

Condition: Very Good


223pp, index, bibliography, glossary, 151 drawings and illustrations. Blue boards, light ageing only, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. View more info

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Palmyra

By: Browning, Iain

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021955

ISBN: 0701122668

Condition: Very Good


223pp, index, bibliography, 5 colour plates, 151 black and white illustrations, 4 maps. Blue boards, general light ageing, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for The Abyssinians (Ancient Peoples and Places)

The Abyssinians (Ancient Peoples and Places)

By: Buxton, David

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson Ltd: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022158

ISBN: 0500020701

Condition: Very Good


259pp, index, notes, 128 photographs, 45 line drawings, 4 maps, 2 tables. Green boards, light wear and ageing, a VG copy in (small edge rubs, price-clipped) dustwrapper. Signed and dated personalised gift dedication from the author to front endpaper. View more info

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Studies in Ancient Art & Archaeology: The Art of Palmyra

By: Colledge, Malcolm A. R.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson Ltd: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021947

ISBN: 0500690030

Condition: Very Good


320pp, index, bibliography, notes, 66 line drawings, 150 photographs. Pale green boards, general browning to pages, overall a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

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English Heritage Book of Iron Age Britain

By: Cunliffe, Barry

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, BT Batsford Ltd: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 022092

ISBN: 0713471840

Condition: Very Good


128pp, index, further reading, 89 drawings and maps, 13 colour plates. Black boards, bumping to upper front corner otherwise a VG copy in (spine colour faded) dustwrapper. Personalised gift dedication from the author to 1/2 title page. View more info

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Danebury: Anatomy of an Iron Age Hillfort (Batsford Studies in Archaeology)

By: Cunliffe, Barry

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, BT Batsford Ltd: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 022095

ISBN: 0713409983

Condition: Very Good


192pp, index, 100 drawings and illustrations. Brown boards, light wear and ageing only, a VG copy in (colour fading to spine and adjacent edges) dustwrapper. View more info

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The Ancient Celts

By: Cunliffe, Barry

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 022115

ISBN: 0198150105

Condition: Very Good


xi + 324pp, index, 30 maps, 24 colour plates, 208 illustrations in text. Black boards, a VG copy in (price-clipped, minor corner rubs) dustwrapper. Personalised gift dedication from the author to title page. View more info

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The Ancient Celts

By: Cunliffe, Barry

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 022273

ISBN: 0198150105

Condition: Very Good


xi + 324pp, index, sources, 30 maps, 3 tables, further reading, 208 drawings and illustrations in text, 33 colour plates. Black boards, minor marks to top edge of pages otherwise a VG copy in dustwrapper. Personalised gift inscription from the author to 1/2 title page. View more info

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Roman Bath Discovered

By: Cunliffe, Barry W / Fulford, M.G.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul Books: 1984

Edition: Revised Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 022012

ISBN: 0710201966

Condition: Very Good


xvii + 232pp, index, 122 illustrations. Black boards, gift dedication from the author to front endpaper, light wear and ageing, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for From the Holy Mountain: A Journey in the Shadow of Byzantium

From the Holy Mountain: A Journey in the Shadow of Byzantium

By: Dalrymple, William

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, HarperCollins: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018119

ISBN: 0002555093

Condition: Very Good


x + 483pp, index, bibliography, glossary, 16pp illustrations, some in colour, pictorial endpapers. Blue boards, general browning to pages otherwise a VG clean tight copy in price-clipped dustwrapper. View more info

Image for The Tomb in Ancient Egypt: Royal and Private Sepulchres from the Early Dynastic Period to the Romans

The Tomb in Ancient Egypt: Royal and Private Sepulchres from the Early Dynastic Period to the Romans

By: Dodson, Aidan / Ikram, Salima

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson Ltd: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022097

ISBN: 0500051399

Condition: Very Good


368pp, index, bibliography, notes, glossary, chronology, maps, 28 colour plates, 361 drawing, photographs and illustrations. Brown boards, slight bumping to lower front corner, overall a VG copy in (shadow glue mark from a label to front panel) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Solomon: Falcon of Sheba: The Tombs of King David, King Solomon and the Queen of Sheba Discovered

Solomon: Falcon of Sheba: The Tombs of King David, King Solomon and the Queen of Sheba Discovered

By: Ellis, Ralph

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Cheshire, Edfu Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021674

ISBN: 1931882126

Condition: Very Good


xvi + 384pp, index, notes & references, 56 diagrams, 28 photographs, addendum, 2 appendices. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

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The Origins and Development of the Andean State (New Directions in Archaeology)

By: Haas, Jonathan / Pozorski, Shelia / Pozorski, Thomas

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 018629

ISBN: 0521331021

Condition: Very Good


vi + 191pp, index, references, illustrations, a collection of 16 essays. Pictorial boards, small rub to spine, overall general light wear, a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for The Iron Age in the Upper Thames Basin

The Iron Age in the Upper Thames Basin

By: Harding, DW

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022472

ISBN: 0198131631

Condition: Good+


xiii + 178pp, index, 81 plates, bibliography, 9 drawings in text, colour frontispiece. Blue boards, slight bump to 1 corner, owner's bookplate to front pastedown, some foxing to page edges otherwise light ageing, crease to folding plate where stored out of alignment, overall a Good+ copy in a VG dustwrapper. View more info

Image for The Barbarian Invasions of the Roman Empire. Volume VIII The Frankish Empire 774 - 814

The Barbarian Invasions of the Roman Empire. Volume VIII The Frankish Empire 774 - 814

By: Hodgkin, Thomas (Introduced By Peter Heather)

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 019598

Condition: Fine


xvii + 278pp, index, 2 tables, sources, 21 colour plates. Bound in quarter mauve buckram over pictorial boards, a Fine copy in pictorial slipcase. 3rd printing in 2005. View more info

Image for Late Helladic Citadels on Mainland Greece (Monumenta Graeca et Romana Volume IV)

Late Helladic Citadels on Mainland Greece (Monumenta Graeca et Romana Volume IV)

By: Iakovidis, Spyros E

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Leiden, EJ Brill: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020363

ISBN: 9004065717

Condition: Very Good


xiv + 117pp + 77 plates at rear, 20 plans, 14 drawings in text, notes, index. Large softback, a few marks, light edge rubbing/creasing, a VG copy. View more info

Image for The Decline of the Ancient World

The Decline of the Ancient World

By: Jones, AHM

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017324

Condition: Very Good


viii + 414pp, index, 4 appendices, 3 maps. Green boards, sellotape markes to each endpaper (from previous dustwrapper protector, now removed), otherwise light ageing only, a VG copy in (minor mark to front flyleaf) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Italian Blown Glass from Ancient Rome to Venice

Italian Blown Glass from Ancient Rome to Venice

By: Mariacher, Giovanni (Translated By Michael Bullock and Johanna Capra)

Price: £24.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson Ltd: 1961

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 020440

Condition: Very Good


248pp, indexes, 84 colour plates, 59 illustrations in text, bibliography. Tan cloth boards, some foxing mainly to page edges, overall a VG copy in (slight spine fading, price-clipped) dustwrapper. Presented in original Good condition card slipcase (edge rubs/marks, corner bumps/short split). Very heavy book, UK at standard rate, overseas at cost. View more info

Image for The Field Archaeology of the Salisbury Plain Training Area

The Field Archaeology of the Salisbury Plain Training Area

By: McOmish, David / Field, David / Brown, Graham / with Contributions By Mark Corney, Simon Crutchley, Deborah Cunliffe

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Swindon, English Heritage: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022458

ISBN: 1873592493

Condition: Very Good


xviii + 182pp, index, bibliography, drawings, maps and plans (some folding), photographs. Softback, corner creasing to early pages and front cover, light overall wear, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Invisible People and Processes: Writing Gender and Childhood into European Archaeology

Invisible People and Processes: Writing Gender and Childhood into European Archaeology

By: Moore, Jenny / Scott, Eleanor (Editors)

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Leicester University Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021219

ISBN: 0718500245

Condition: Very Good


xiv + 274pp, index, glossary, references, illustrations, a collection of 17 essays. Softback, light reading wear, a VG copy. This is the first archaeological work on gender to focus exclusively on the European archaeological record, and to combine this with a coherent discussion of childhood and concepts of childhood. Scarce. View more info

Image for The Mosaics of Rome from the Third to the Fourteenth Centuries

The Mosaics of Rome from the Third to the Fourteenth Centuries

By: Oakeshott, Walter

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson Ltd: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022272

Condition: Very Good


388pp, indexes, 33 colour and 244 monochrome plates, bibliography, 2 appendices, notes. Blue cloth boards, general ageing to contents, overall a VG copy in a near VG (slight fading to spine, rubs with surface loss to corners) dustwrapper. Very heavy book, UK at standard rate, overseas at cost. View more info

Image for The Children of the Sun: A Study in the Early History of Civilization

The Children of the Sun: A Study in the Early History of Civilization

By: Perry, WJ

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co: 1927

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 021821

Condition: Very Good


xv + 552 + 8pp adverts at rear, 16 maps (1 folding). Green boards, gilt titling to spine, rear board slightly curved otherwise light overall wear; general ageing, overall a VG copy, no dustwrapper. This is the second edition, revised. View more info

Image for The Dramatic Festivals of Athens

The Dramatic Festivals of Athens

By: Pickard-Cambridge, Sir Arthur

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Oxford, OUP: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016105

Condition: Very Good


xxi + 334pp, index, bibliography, 207 illustrations. Brown boards, light wear only, some ageing to pages, minor marks, overall a VG tight copy of a scarce title in (edge chipped with small edge losses, price-clipped, to be supplied in a removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. Heavy book, extra shipping may be required to non-UK address. View more info

Image for A Catalogue of Palaeolithic Art in the British Museum

A Catalogue of Palaeolithic Art in the British Museum

By: Sieveking, Ann

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, British Museum Publications Ltd: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022384

ISBN: 071411376X

Condition: Very Good


xvii + 115pp, 131 plates, index, bibliography, 3 appendices, text in english with french translation of Preface and Introduction. Blue boards, pencilled owner's name to front endpaper, light ageing only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Monograph Series Number 6: Three Scottish Carmelite Friaries: Excavations at Aberdeen, Linlithgow and Perth 1980-1986

Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Monograph Series Number 6: Three Scottish Carmelite Friaries: Excavations at Aberdeen, Linlithgow and Perth 1980-1986

By: Stones, FA (Editor) / Hall, DW / Lindsay, WJ / Bruce, MF / Cross, JF / Spearman, RM

Price: £17.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Society of Antiquaties of Scotland: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015754

ISBN: 0903903067

Condition: Very Good


175pp, references, 77 tables, 109 illustrations, 13 micro fiche slides in pockets at rear, as called for. Light edge rubbing to covers otherwise light wear only, a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for Discoveries at Ephesus Including the Site and Remains of the Great Temple of Diana

Discoveries at Ephesus Including the Site and Remains of the Great Temple of Diana

By: Wood, JT

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co: 1877

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022311

Condition: Good


xx + 285pp + 8 appendices + postscript. Errata et Corrigenda. With numerous illustrations (some coloured) and plans, from original drawings and photographs. Brown bevelled boards, gilt decorationa few rubs and marks, 10mm cloth tear to spine head, general foxing to contents, occassional ragged (production) page edge, a few marks, overall a Good copy. Bookplate to front pastedown of Talbot HB Baker. Heavy book, UK at standard rate, overseas at cost. View more info