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Caesar: Politician and Statesman
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Caesar: Politician and Statesman

By Gelzer, Matthias

Harvard University Press, 1968. Paperback. Good. Unmarked. A few dog-eared pages and a corner crease on cover. Map. Genealogical table. Chronology of Caesar's life. Analytical index of names. Translated by Peter Needham. Based on abundant source materials primarily the writings of Caesar and his contemporaries this portrait renders Caesar in heroic proportions, destined and determined from the beginning to overthrow a corrupt aristocracy

$12.00

Early Art in Greece: The Cycladic, Minoan, Mycenaen and Geometric Periods 3000-700 B.C
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Early Art in Greece: The Cycladic, Minoan, Mycenaen and Geometric Periods 3000-700 B.C

By Cahn, Herbert A

Andre Emmerich Gallery, 1965. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Good. Unmarked. Some rubbing and bumps on cover. Catalog for a May 7-June 11, 1965 exhibition organized in cooperation with Dr. Herbert A. Cahn, Munzen and Medaillen, AG, Basle, Switzerland. Map. Chronological Table. Black and white illustrations throughout. 50p.

$12.00

Teotihuacan: City of the Gods (Ciudad de los Dioses)
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Teotihuacan: City of the Gods (Ciudad de los Dioses)

By Valades, Adrian Garcia

GV Editores, 1989. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Text in English. Foldout map attached inside cover. Color and black/white images. Bibliography. Measures 8.5x8.25 inches. 64p. Twenty-third edition.

$12.00

The Rosetta Stone
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The Rosetta Stone

By Budge, Ernest Alfred Wallis

British Museum, 1961. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Good. Unmarked. Illustrated. Originally published in 1922, and revised in 1950, this is the 1961 reprint. Measures 9.75x12 inches. Reproduces the stone and cartouche examples that were used to decipher the stone. 8p.

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Journal of Near Eastern Studies (Vol 42, April 1983, No. 2)
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Journal of Near Eastern Studies (Vol 42, April 1983, No. 2)

By Biggs, Robert D. (editor)

University of Chicago Press, 1983. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Illustrated. Includes "Structuralist Interpretations of Pre-Islamic Poetry: Critique and New Directions" by Suzanne Pinckney Stetkevych, "Omen Texts Concerning Lesser Known Parts of the Lungs" by Ivan Starr, "Wall Paintings from Dur Kurigalzu" by Yoko Tomabechi, "Parallels between the Gilgamesh Epic and Plato's Symposium" by George F. Held, and Book Reviews. pp85-165.

$16.00

Journal of Near Eastern Studies (Vol 43, April 1984, No 2)
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Journal of Near Eastern Studies (Vol 43, April 1984, No 2)

By Biggs, Robert D. (editor)

University of Chicago Press, 1984. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Illustrated. Articles include "You Can't offer your sacrifice and Eat it too: A polemical poem from the Aramaic text in Demotic Script" by Steiner and Nims, "New Evidence for the History of Astrology" by Rochberg-Halton, "The Travels of the Ark: A Religio-Political Composition" by Ahlstrom, "A Marriage Deed from 'Wardunia of Baghdad'" by Golb, "Muhammad Iqbal and Ataturk's Reforms" by Rahman, and book reviews. pp89-168.

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Dawn of Egyptian Art
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Dawn of Egyptian Art

By Patch, Diana Craig

Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2012. Hardcover. Like New/as new. Unmarked. Factory Sealed. 228p. Catalogs the rare and ancient images of people, animals, and landscapes made by the Egyptians who lived prior to the age of the pharaohs, when the formal conventions of Egyptian art had not yet fully evolved. Comprehensive texts explore the origins and early development of the culture of ancient Egypt while discussing the relationship between image and writing as well as the representation of the self and the universe. 246 illustrations, 234 in full color. Measures 9x10 inches.

$35.00

The Book and the Spade (April 13 - May 4, 1975)
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The Book and the Spade (April 13 - May 4, 1975)

By The Wisconsin Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison

The Wisconsin Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1975. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Good. Unmarked booklet for April 13-May 4, 1975 exhibition celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Department of Hebrew and Semitic Studies. Sun faded spine. Maps. Black and white images throughout. Bibliography. 48p. The exhibition gathered together artifacts from ancient Biblical sites and attempted to show the evidence of cultural contacts and interactions during the Old Testament period.

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The British Museum Expedition to Hagr Edfu 2010: Conservation through Documentation Project
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The British Museum Expedition to Hagr Edfu 2010: Conservation through Documentation Project

By O'Connell, E. R

American Research Center in Egypt, 2010. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Bulletin of the American Research Center in Egypt, Number 197, Fall 2010. Illustrated. 47p. Illustrated throughout. Measures 8.5x11 inches. The expedition took place between 30 January and 4 March 2010. Work was continued at the sites of Elkab and Hagr Edfu, the tombs of Sobeknakht and Renseneb, and more.

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How Djadja-Em-Ankh Saved the Day A Tale from Ancient Egypt
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How Djadja-Em-Ankh Saved the Day A Tale from Ancient Egypt

By Lise, Manniche

Thomas Y. Crowell, 1977. Paperback. Good. Ex-library, with a stamp on the inside of the book's cover page. Unpaginated book in stiff card slipcase that unfolds accordion style. Translated from the original hieratic, with illustrations and commentary by Lise Manniche. Measures 11x7.75 inches.

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Art of the Aegean Bronze Age (The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Spring 2012, Vol. LXIX, No. 4)
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Art of the Aegean Bronze Age (The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Spring 2012, Vol. LXIX, No. 4)

By Hemingway, Sean

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2012. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Beautifully illustrated. 48p. 100 illus. (94 in color). First publication devoted solely to this major part of the Met Museum's collection.

$15.00

Journey To The West: Death and the Afterlife in Ancient Egypt
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Journey To The West: Death and the Afterlife in Ancient Egypt

By Lowie Museum

Regents of the University of California, 1979. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Printed on heavy card stock. Catalog of the exhibition at the Robert H. Lowie Museum of Anthropology June 22, 1979-March 3, 1980. Illustrated. Topics include George Reisner and the Egyptian Collections at the Lowie Museum, the Gods of Egypt, Mummification, private statuary and more. Suggestions for further reading. Map. 22p.

$20.00

Recovering Capharnaum (Studium Biblicum Franciscanum Guide: 1)
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Recovering Capharnaum (Studium Biblicum Franciscanum Guide: 1)

By Loffreda, Stanislao

Jerusalem: Franciscan Printing Press, 2001. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Beautifully illustrated with plans, photographs and objects. Bibliography. Capernaum was a fishing village in the time of the Hasmoneans. Located on the northern shore of the Sea of Galilee. It had a population of about 1,500. Archaeological excavations have revealed two ancient synagogues built one over the other. A church near Capernaum is said to be the home of Saint Peter. 86p. Second edition, reprinted 2001. Original edition dated 1993.

$12.00

Later Egyptian Art at Toledo (The Art of Egypt: Part 2)
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Later Egyptian Art at Toledo (The Art of Egypt: Part 2)

By Wittmann, Otto; Luckner, Kurt T

The Toledo Museum of Art Museum, 1972. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Good. Unmarked. Rubbing on cover. Exhibition catalog. 22 B/W reproductions. Map. 24p. A few small dot labels in book.

$16.00

Journal of Near Eastern Studies (Vol 46, April 1987, No. 2)
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Journal of Near Eastern Studies (Vol 46, April 1987, No. 2)

By Biggs, Robert D. (editor)

University of Chicago Press, 1987. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Articles: "The Rise of Timarid Historiography" by John E. Woods, "Median Art and Medizing Scholarship" by Oscar White Muscarella, "The Day the Inundation Began" by Jac J. Janssen. Book Reviews. pp81-160.

$15.00

Studia Varia from the J. Paul Getty Museum, Volume 2 (Occasional Papers on Antiquities)
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Studia Varia from the J. Paul Getty Museum, Volume 2 (Occasional Papers on Antiquities)

By True, Marion; Hart, Mary Louise (editors)

Getty Publications, 2001. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Illustrated. Seven articles in English, German, and Italian. Authors include Pier Giovanni Guzzo, Desponina Tsiafakis, Gina Salapata, Janet Burnett Grossman, Michael Pfommer, John Pollini, May Elston and Jeffrey Maish. 176p.

$14.00

Egypt's Golden Age: The Art of Living in the New Kingdom 1558-1085 B.C
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Egypt's Golden Age: The Art of Living in the New Kingdom 1558-1085 B.C

By Freed, Rita E

Museum of Fine Arts Boston, 1983. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Rubbing on cover. Exhibition catalogue. A beautifully illustrated picture book with descriptive text of the objects. Topics include Jewelry, Music, Games and more.

$12.00

Valley of the Kings (Tal der Konige, Vallee des Rois)
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Valley of the Kings (Tal der Konige, Vallee des Rois)

By Heyden, A. van der

Al Ahram, Elsevier, 1977. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Beautifully illustrated with 70 color photographs. Text in English, German and French. 70p.

$12.00

Journal of Near Eastern Studies (Vol 47, January 1988, No. 1)
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Journal of Near Eastern Studies (Vol 47, January 1988, No. 1)

By Biggs, Robert D. (editor)

University of Chicago Press, 1988. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Illustrated. Articles include: Shah Wali Allah's Theory of the Subtle Spiritual Centers (Lata'if): A Sufi Model of Personhood and Self-Transformation by Marcia K. Hermansen; MLS HKRSYM in Phoenician Inscriptions from Cyprus, the QRSY in Arad, HKRSYM in Egypt, and BNY QYRS in the Bible by Yosel Garfinkel; A New Engraved Tridacna Shell from Kish by David S. Reese; The Historical Setting of the Uruk Prophecy by Jonathan A. Goldstein. Book Reviews. 80p.

$16.00

Journal of Near Eastern Studies (Vol 44, July 1985, No. 3)
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Journal of Near Eastern Studies (Vol 44, July 1985, No. 3)

By Biggs, Robert D. (editor)

University of Chicago Press, 1985. Paperback. Good. Unmarked. Bumped corner and corner crease on cover. Illustrated. Articles include: Echoes of a Thirsty Owl: Death and Afterlife in Pre-Islamic Arabic Poetry by T. Emil Homerin; Doubts about the "Lost Pharaohs" by William Y. Adams; Muhammad and Joseph: A study of Koranic Narrative by M. S. Ster; The First Pair of Deities in the Sefire I God-List by Michael L. Barre; An Incised Vase from Kerma by Peter Lacovara. Book Reviews. pp165-249.

$16.00

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