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image of Sex, Death, and Sacrifice in Moche Religion and Visual Culture

Sex, Death, and Sacrifice in Moche Religion and Visual Culture

by Steve Bourget`

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Published
2006
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near fine/near fine
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9780292712799
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Austin: University of Texas Press, 2006. Hardcover. near fine/near fine. Small quarto. (25cm x 18cm) 258pp. Name of previous owner on front free endpaper. A very nice copy in dust jacket. Jacket in a brodart protective wrapper.
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The Anglo-Saxon Way Of Death: Burial Rites in Early England

by Sam Lucy

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Published
2000
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near fine/near fine
Edition
First edition
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Sutton Publishing, 2000. First edition. Hardcover. near fine/near fine. Octavo. (25cm x 18cm) 208pp. A very nice copy in dust jacket.
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Samothracian Reflections: Aspects of the Revival of the Antique

by LEHMANN, Phyllis Williams and Karl

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Published
1973
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fine/fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780691099095
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Princeton University Press, 1973. First edition. Hardcover. fine/fine. Quarto. 278pp. A lovely copy in a price clipped dust jacket. Bollingen Series XCII.
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PAIDEIA; the Ideals of Greek Culture; Three Volumes

by Werner Jaeger

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Published
1945
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very good/very good
Edition
second edition
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1945. second edition. Hardcover. very good/very good. Three volume set. Volume 1: Archaic Greece and The Mind of Athens. Volume 2:In Search of the Divine Centre and Volume III: The Conflict of Cultural Ideas in the Age of Plato. All volumes in very nice condition and all with dust jackets. No markings.
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The Normans in the South

by John Julius Norwich

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Published
1967
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very good/good
Edition
First edition
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London: Longmans, 1967. First edition. Hardcover. very good/good. Octavo.(9" x 6") 355pp. Nice copy. Dust jacket has some closed tears with rubbing toi edges.
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Marcus Crassus and the Late Roman Republic

by Allen Mason Ward

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Published
1977
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near fine/very good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780826202161
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$75.00

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University of Missouri Press, 1977. First edition. Hardcover. near fine/very good. octavo. (23cm x 14cm) 323pp. A very nice copy in a price clipped dust jacket.
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Higher Education in the Ancient World

by M. L. Clarke

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Published
1971
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Near Fine in Good dust jacket
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Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1971. Hardcover. Near Fine in Good dust jacket. 22 x 14 cm. Octavo. 188pp. Brown cloth in chipped dust jacket.
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image of The Ancient Lowly; A History of the Ancient Working People from the Earliest Known Period to the Adoption of Christianity by Constantine in two volumes

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New York: Burt Franklin, 1970. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good. Two volume set. Bound in navy blue boards. 22 x 14.5 cm. Octavo. 689 and 716pp. Facsimile reproduction from 1970, based on the 4th edition done in 1907. Some smudging to the foredges. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper of both volumes.
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image of The Cambridge Ancient History Volume VIII Rome and the Mediterranean to 133 B.C.

The Cambridge Ancient History Volume VIII Rome and the Mediterranean to 133 B.C.

by A. E. Astin; F. W. Walbank; M. W. Frederiksen; R. M. Ogilvie

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Published
1989
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Very Good
Edition
Second edition
ISBN
9780521234481
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Cambridge University Press, 1989. Second edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 24 x 16 cm. Octavo. 625pp. Bound in orange boards, no dust jacket. Originally published in 1930, this second edition done in 1989. Smudging to the foredge. Volume 8 only.
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Seeing into Stone: Pre-Buddhist Petroglyphs and Zangskar's Early Inhabitants

by Rob Linrothe

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Published
2016
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very good/very good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9788192450285
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Studio Orientalia, 2016. First edition. Hardcover. very good/very good. oblong quarto. (9 1/2" x 12") 211pp. DVD in rear pocket. More than 150 illustrations. Very nice copy in dust jacket.
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Drakon and Early Athenian Homicide Law

by Michael Gagarin

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780300026276
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New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1981. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 21.5 x 14 cm. Octavo. 175pg. Some rubbing to the edges of the boards. Black cloth with gilt lettering. Yale Classical Monographs; 3.
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image of Hebrew and Babylonian Traditions; The Haskell Lectures Delivered at Oberlin College in 1913 and since revised and enlarged

Hebrew and Babylonian Traditions; The Haskell Lectures Delivered at Oberlin College in 1913 and since revised and enlarged

by Morris Jastrow

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Published
1914
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Near Fine
Edition
First edition
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1914. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 21.5 x 14.5 cm. Octavo. 376pp. Bound in green cloth. Previous owner's bookplate on front fixed endpaper, small pen notation to rear fixed endpaper. Nice copy.
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image of Iustini Historiae Philippicae. Ad optimas editiones collatae. Praemittitur notitia literaria accedit index studiis societatis Bipontinae. Editio accurata

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Biponti Ex Typographia Societatis, 1784. Leather Bound. Original brown leather. Leather title label to spine. 423pp and index. Latin text. Heavy wear to covers with some loss at at bottom edge of spine. Rear blank endpaper has edge cuts. Interior good.
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History of the Ancient World

by Fyodor Korovkin

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Published
1985
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First English language edition
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Moscow: Progress Publishers, 1985. First English language edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 22.5 x 17 cm. Octavo. 258pp. Brown boards in dust jacket. Closed tear and creasing to the top of the jacket. Laid-in map supplement. showing 10 different maps.
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Hellenika Heritage and History

by T.Peter Limber

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Published
1989
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Pilgrimage Publishing Co., 1989. Hardcover. very good/very good. Quarto. (11" x 9 1/2") 230pp. A nice copy in a lightly faded dust jacket. Gift iniscription of previous owner on half-title page.
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The Influence of Wealth in Imperial Rome

by William Stearns Davis

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Published
1913
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Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1913. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good. 20.5 x 14.5 cm. Octavo. xi (1) 340pp 4 ads. Bound in navy blue buckram. Top and bottom of spine are bumped. Previous owner's bookplate and date stamp on front fixed endpaper. The stamp caused a small stain to the opposing page.
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image of The Great Pyramid Its Divine Message Volume 1 Pyramidal Records; An Original Co-Ordination of Historical Documents and Archaeological Evidences

The Great Pyramid Its Divine Message Volume 1 Pyramidal Records; An Original Co-Ordination of Historical Documents and Archaeological Evidences

by D. Davidson; H. Aldersmith

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Published
1941
Condition
Very Good in Fair dust jcket
Edition
Ninth Edition
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London: Williams and Norgate, Ltd., 1941. Ninth Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Fair dust jcket. 28 x 18.5 cm. Quarto. xxxiii 568pp. Fold-out charts. Two-page frontispiece. 67 plates. This is Vol I. Pyramid Records: A Narrative of New Discoveries Concerning Civilisations and Origins. Bound in black boards, in original dust jacket. Duist jacket is chipped and worn and… Read more
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Among Women From the Homosocial to the Homoerotic in the Ancient World

by Nancy Sorkin (Editor), And Auanger, Lisa (Editor) Rabinowitz

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Published
2002
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near fine/near fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780292771130
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$35.00

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University of Texas Press, 2002. First edition. hardcover. near fine/near fine. A very nice coyp in dust jacket.
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Augustus Caesar and the Organisation of the Empire of Rome

by John B. Firth

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Published
1972
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Near Fine
Edition
First edition
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Freeport, New York: Books for Libraries Press, 1972. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 22 x 14.5 cm. Octavo. 371pp. Fold-out map. Bound in blue cloth, no jacket. Reprint of the 1902 "Heroes of the Nations" series. Some light rubbing to the edges of the boards.
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A Biography of C. Marius

by Thomas Francis Carney

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
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Chicago: Argonaut Inc., 1970. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 23.5 x 15 cm. Octavo. 79pp. Bound in grey cloth. There is some ink marking to the table of contents, does not obscure text.
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