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Herodoti Historiarum Libri IX, Vols. I and II
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Herodoti Historiarum Libri IX, Vols. I and II

By Herodotus; Dietsch, Henr. Rudolph (translator)

Leipzig, Germany: B. G. Teubner. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name penciled on title . pages, pages toned.. 1864. Hardcover. Three-quarter dark brown leather with gilt-bordered brown cloth sides. Owner name (W. E. Davidson) stamped in gilt on front boards. Text in ancient Greek with Latin prefaces and title pages. Indices. xviii, 382; xv, 370 pp. .

$45.00

Cicero on Oratory and Orators. with Notes Historical and Explanatory. a  New Edition, Carefully Revised and Corrected. in Two Volumes
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Cicero on Oratory and Orators. with Notes Historical and Explanatory. a New Edition, Carefully Revised and Corrected. in Two Volumes

By Cicero; [Marcus Tullius Cicero]

London: Printed for J. and J. Richardson; F.C. and J. Rivington, et al. Fair; Ex-theological library copies with library stamps and markings, . boards worn, front boards detached, scattered light foxing.. 1808. Hardcover. Two volumes (pp. 403 + [1] page of publishers ads; 384 pp). Original mottled brown leather with gilt-stamped black leather spine labels. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$30.00

Pasargadae:  The Oldest Imperial Capital of Iran
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Pasargadae: The Oldest Imperial Capital of Iran

By Ali-Sami

Shiraz. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled.. 1971. Second Edition. Softcover. Printed wraps. Translated by Rev. R. N. Sharp. Photos. ; 240 pages .

$20.00

Coins of Bible Days
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Coins of Bible Days

By Banks, Florence Aiken

NY: The Macmillan Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards heavily worn, rear boards cracked.. 1955. First Printing. Hardcover. xiii, 178 pp, index, notes, bibliography, glossary. Navy cloth binding. Map endpapers. Many illustrations of ancient coins. .

$11.00

Historia Philosophiae Graeco-Romanae Ex Fontium Locis Contexta:  Locos  Collegerunt, Dispouerunt, Notis Auxerunt
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Historia Philosophiae Graeco-Romanae Ex Fontium Locis Contexta: Locos Collegerunt, Dispouerunt, Notis Auxerunt

By Ritter, H. ; Preller, L.

Hamburg, Germany: Friderici Perthes. Very Good with no dust jacket; Ex-theological library copy with library . markings on spine and front pastedown. Foxing, boards rubbed.. 1838. First Edition. Hardcover. Text in Latin and Greek. Pasteboard covered boards with brown leather spine. A history of ancient Greek and Roman philosophy. x, 609 pp.; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$70.00

The Hunters of Euboea
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The Hunters of Euboea

By Chrysostom, Dion

Boston: Allyn and Bacon. Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner name in pencil in ffep.. 1897. First Edition. Hardcover. Notes by William K. Prentice. Olive green cloth boards with title stamped in black on front cover. Ix, 65 pages. Introduction, abbreviations, and notes. "The text here presented is a part of Orations VII. Of Dion Chrysostom, on the miseries of city life." (from the introduction) Text in Greek with English notes. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall .

$20.00

Sons of the Sun
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Sons of the Sun

By Homet, Marcel F.

London: Neville Spearman. Good with no dust jacket; Boards dampstained and worn, owner name on front . free endpaper and owner notes on rear free endpaper.. 1963. First Edition. Hardcover. Translated from the German by Elizabeth Reynolds Hapgood. Many black and white photos. An examination of ancient stone carvings, megaliths, and other examples of ancient civilizations. ; 237 pages .

$15.00

Oedipus and Akhnaton:  Myth and History
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Oedipus and Akhnaton: Myth and History

By Velikovsky, Immanuel

Garden City, NY: Doubleday. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered and rubbed.. 1960. Later Printing. Hardcover. 0385005296 . Many black and white photos. Signed by the author on the front flyleaf and dated Sept. 1979. ; 208 pages; Signed by Author .

$50.00

Egypt and Israel
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Egypt and Israel

By Petrie, W. M. Flinders

London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and sunned, owner name penciled on . front free endpaper, pages toned, some foxing.. 1925. Second Edition; Later Printing. Hardcover. Gray decorative cloth binding. Photos and illustrations. A history of ancient Egypt and Israel by the pioneering archaeologist. ; 150 pages .

$18.00

The Annals of the Cakchiquels and Title of the Lords of Totonicapan
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The Annals of the Cakchiquels and Title of the Lords of Totonicapan

By Recinos, Adrian (translator) ; Goetz, Delia (translator) ; Chonay, Dionisio Jose (translator)

Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered and foxed, owner name on . ffep.. 1953. First Edition. Hardcover. English translation of two ancient Mayan manuscripts. ; The Civilization of the American Indian Series; 217 pages .

$20.00

The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (In Six Volumes)
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (In Six Volumes)

By Gibbon, Edward

Boston: Phillips, Sampson, and Company. Very Good; Some chipping to heads and tails, contemporary owner bookplates . on front pastedowns, foxing to first and last several leaves in each . volume.. 1851. Hardcover. Includes notes by the Rev. H. H. Milman. In six volumes uniformly bound in brown blindstamped cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spines. Volume VI contains general index. All volumes dated 1851 on title page except for Vol. II, which is dated 1850. Frontispiece engraving of Joshua Reynolds' portrait of Gibbon in Volume I. Printed endpapers contain publisher's advertisements. A tight and clean set of Gibbon's classic history of ancient Rome. .

$120.00

The Art of the Avars
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The Art of the Avars

By Erdelyi, Istvan

Budapest, Hungary: Corvina Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Label liftoff on front pastedown, jacket . lightly tattered.. 1966. Hardcover. Brown cloth binding. Translated by Lili Halapy. 69 pages of text followed by 60 black and white and color photos of Avar artwork, largely jewelry. Map endpapers. The Avars were nomadic Eurasians who eventually settled in lands that largely make up modern day Hungary by the end of the sixth century A. D. Most of the Avar artifacts reside in Hungarian museums, and this book describes these pendants, belt buckles, strap ends, harness ornaments, ear-rings, stirrups, and other decorative items. .

$12.50

Treasures of Hungary:  Gold and Silver from the 9th to the 19th Century
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Treasures of Hungary: Gold and Silver from the 9th to the 19th Century

By Kolba, Judit H. ; Nemeth, Annamaria T.

Budapest, Hungary: Corvina. Very Good; Covers rubbed.. 1986. Softcover. 9631323765 . Many illustrations and photos. Catalogue prepared in conjunction with an exhibition organized by the Hungarian National Museum, the Smithsonian and the Cooper Hewitt Museum. Bibliography, master biographies. Many elaborate and geographically unique jewelry pieces included, from pieces worn by church men and soldiers, aigrettes, Transylvanian necklets and belts, hairpins, stomachers and intricately-worked clothing fasteners. ; 72 pages .

$15.00

The Sea-Kings of Crete
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The Sea-Kings of Crete

By Baikie, James

Edinburgh: A. & C. Black, Ltd.. Very Good; Spine sunned, boards rubbed.. 1920. Third Edition. Hardcover. Handsome blue cloth binding with yellow stylized octopus and Minoan designs on front boards and spine. Many illustrations and black and white photos. ; 276 pages .

$14.00

Petra, Perea, Phoenicia
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Petra, Perea, Phoenicia

By Forder, Rev. A.

London and Edinburgh: Marshall Brothers. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1923. Hardcover. Maroon beveled cloth with titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. Many sepia-tone photogravures of archaeological and historic sites and local Bedouin and other residents in the areas of modern Jordan and Lebanon that house the ancient lands of Petra, Perea, and Phoenicia. ; 112 pages .

$60.00

Digging Up Adam:  The Story of L. S. B. Leakey
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Digging Up Adam: The Story of L. S. B. Leakey

By Mulvey, Mina White

NY: David McKay Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Front jacket flap clipped, jacket . rubbed.. 1969. Hardcover. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper. Brown decorated cloth. Further reading list, index. A biography of the anthropologist/archaeologist famed for his discoveries in Olduvai Gorge about man's earliest ancestors. Several pages of photos. ; 216 pages; Signed by Author .

$20.00

Ramses II and His Time
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Ramses II and His Time

By Velikovsky, Immanuel

Garden City, NY: Doubleday. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket toned and shelfworn.. 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. 038503394x . A volume in the author's alternative history series, THE AGES OF CHAOS. Map endpapers, photos. Signed by Velikovsky on the front flyleaf. ; 270 pages; Signed by Author .

$35.00

Myths and Legends of Babylonia and Assyria
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Myths and Legends of Babylonia and Assyria

By Spence, Lewis

NY: Farrar & Rinehart. Good with no dust jacket; Penciled owner name on front free endpaper, . front hinge cracked, boards scuffed.. N.D.. Hardcover. Circa 1930s reprint of this collection of ancient legends. Includes 8 color plates and other illustrations by Evelyn Paul. Dark green cloth with printed paper labels on front boards and spine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 412 pages .

$20.00

Famous Men of Greece
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Famous Men of Greece

By Haaren, John H. ; Poland, A. B.

NY: American Book Company. Fair with no dust jacket; Boards worn and soiled, owner name and ink . stains on front endpapers, sealing wax on front flyleaf, underlining to . first fifty pages.. 1904. Hardcover. Pictorial gray cloth. Many black and white illustrations. An antique school text on the history of ancient Greece. ; 265 pages .

$15.00

Oedipus and Akhnaton:  Myth and History
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Oedipus and Akhnaton: Myth and History

By Velikovsky, Immanuel

Garden City, NY: Doubleday. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly shelfworn.. 1960. Later Printing. Hardcover. 0385005296 . Many black and white photos. ; 208 pages .

$20.00

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