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Cities of Vesuvius: Pompeii and Herculaneum

by Grant, Michael;

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1976
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9780140043945
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London: Penguin, 1976 "Michael Grant traces the political and economic history of Pompeii and Herculaneum - from the Greek settlement through Roman domination - with special attention to the rebuilding of the cities after their decimation by earthquake in A.D. 62. In subsequent chapters, Mr. Grant describes life in these two cities in a way that is at once scholarly… Read more
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Naples: Richter & C Inc., 1950 Vintage guide book to historical and archaeological sites around Naples and ts environs" 160p. plates fold-out maps. Clean, tight copy. Name of previous owner inside back cover.. Softcover. Very Good.
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Pompeii

by Harris, Robert

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2003
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9780091779252
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London: Hutchinson, 2003 "A sweltering week in late August. Where better to enjoy the last days of summer than on the beautiful Bay of Naples? All along the coast, the Roman Empire's richest citizens are relaxing in their luxurious villas. The world's largest navy lies peacefully at anchor in Misenum. The tourists are spending their money in the seaside resorts… Read more
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Pompeii and Herculaneum: The Glory and the Grief (Ancient Cities of Art)

by Brion, Marcel

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1960
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New York: Crown Publishers, 1960 The sites dramatically obliterated by lava two thousand years ago; but miraculously not destroyed - simply entombed. Marcel Brion, as historian, novelist and art critic brings to colorful life this bustling first century metropolis. The tremendous drama of the earthquake in 62 A.D., and the tragedy of the holocaust 17 years later, are empathetically presented.… Read more
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The Secrets of Vesuvius

by Lawrence, Caroline

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2001
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9781842550212
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London: Ted Smart / Orion, 2001 Second in the series "The Roman Mysteries" Ancient Rome, four children and a mystery - set in Pompeii.. Reprint. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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The National Archaeological Museum of Naples

by De Franciscis, Alfonso

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1976
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Venice: Storti Edizioni, 1976 81p. Illus (col) index. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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The Mediterranean (IN National Geographic Vol.162 # 6) December 1982 (pp.694-737)

by Gore, Rick

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1987
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Washington: National Geographic Society, 1987 Contains illustrated articles on The Mediterranean and also the destruction of Herculaneum (pp.694-737). Soft Cover. Very Good. Periodical/Magazine.
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The Dead Do Tell Tales at Vesuvius & a Prayer for Pozzuoli (IN National Geographic Vol.165) #5 May 1984

by Gore, Rick & Mazzatenta, O.louis

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1982
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Washington: National Geographic Society, 1982 Soft Cover. Very Good. Periodical/Magazine.
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The Buried City of Pompeii : What it Was Like When Vesuvius Exploded

by Tanaka, Shelley

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1997
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First Thus
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9780590123778
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Toronto: Scholastic / Madison Press, 1997 "I Was There " series. ". with fascinating text and splendid, accurate, illustrations, this book recreates the lost world of this buried Roman city and--based on archaeological detective work-describes how Eros the steward might have lived, and how he came to die in his master's house. Returnoing to the present , the ongoing scientific… Read more
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Together in Pompeii

by D'Orta, Piemme & D 'Orta, Enrika

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1981
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Pompeii, Italy: Falanga Edizione Pompeiane, 1981 Locally produced guide to the excavated site of Pompeii with "110 coloured illustartions with a general plan of the ruins which refers to the itineraries described and illustrated in this publication." 64p. illus(col.) Fold out plan LAID IN. First Edition.. Original Wraps. Very Good.
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Love in the Ancient World

by Norwich, John Julius

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1999
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9781841880105
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London: Seven Dials, 1999 "in search of long-lost attitudes to love, lust, passion and desire." 176p. illus (col) bibliography.index. First Pbk.Ed... French Wraps. As New. Illus. by Photographs Christopher Miles.
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Eros in Antiquity

by Mulas, Antonia

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1978
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9780913568293
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New: Erotic Art Book Society, 1978 Erotic Art in the Ancient World - Greece & roma (and Pompeii) 155p. Illus (col). Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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Greek and Roman Erotica

by Mountfield, David

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1982
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New York: Miller Graphics, 1982 96p. Illus (col). Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.
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Great Treasures of Pompeii and Herculaneum

by Feder, Theodore H.

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1978
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1st US Ed..
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9780896590212
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New York: Abbeville Press, 1978 Lovely full colour phorographs with acompanying text .159p. bibliography. 1st US Ed... Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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How to Visit Pompeii, with a General Plan and Three Itineraries

by D'Orta, Piemme & D 'Orta, Enrika

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1982
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Pompeii, Italy: Falanga Edizione Pompeiane, 1982 Locally produced guide - in pocket sized format - to the excavated site of Pompeii with "with a General Plan and Three Itineraries." 128p. illus (col) Fold out plan laid in. Original Wraps. Fine.
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Pompeii Nowadays and 2000 Years Ago

by Carpiceci, Alberto C.

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1977
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Firenze: Bonechi Edizioni,, 1977 Nice illustrated tourist book with colour photographs of the site and artist reconstructions of the buildings. 112p. index. Fold out map in pocket. Reprint. Original Wraps. Very Good.
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The Flame of Hercules : The Story of a Fugitive Galley Slave

by Llewellyn, Richard

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Published
1955
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New York: Doubleday, 1955 Novel set at the time of the destruction of Pompeii. Warning : Ratty, rebound ex-library reading copy, loose in binding. Hard Cover. Poor. Ex-Library.
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Pompeii

by Harris, Robert

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2004
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9780345475671
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New York,: Ballantine, 2004 "A sweltering week in late August. Where better to enjoy the last days of summer than on the beautiful Bay of Naples? All along the coast, the Roman Empire's richest citizens are relaxing in their luxurious villas. The world's largest navy lies peacefully at anchor in Misenum. The tourists are spending their money in the seaside… Read more
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A Buried Roman Town Gives up Its Dead (Vol.162# 6) December 1982 (pp.687-693)

by Judge,Joseph (National Geographic)

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1978
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Washington: National Geographic Society, 1978 An illustrated article on the excavations at Herculaneum after the eruption of Vesuvius.IN National Geographic Vol.162 #6 December 1982.( pp.687-693). Soft Cover. Very Good. Periodical/Magazine.
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Herculaneum : Italy's Buried Treasure

by Deiss, Joseph Jay

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Published
1985
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Rev Ed.
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9780060153762
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New York: Harper & Row, 1985 "A vivid re-creation of life in Pompeii's sister city" 222p. illus bibliography. index. Rev Ed.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear.
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