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Sarcophagus of Anchnesranederab. Queen of Ahmes II, King of Egypt

by E. A. Wallis Budge, M.A.

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Published
1885
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Very Good
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[liii], 134 p. Blue cloth with gilt particulars to spine and front and back covers. Minor dents to head and base of spine, and some staining to front board. This edition includes: Preface; Drawings from the Sarcophagus; Introduction; Translation of the Inscription; Egyptian Texts with Interlinear Transliteration and Translation; Vocabulary.
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image of The Rosicrucians, Their Rites and Mysteries; with chapters on the ancient fire- and serpent-worshipers, and explanations of the mystic symbols represented in the monuments and talismans of the primeval philosophers. Illustrated by 316 engravings.

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Blue cloth with red bands and gilt decoration to front board, red decoration to back board, and gilt particulars with a Rosicrucian emblem to spine. Contents include, but are not limited to: Insufficiency of Worldly Objects; The Hermetic Philosophers; Mythic History of the Fleur-de-lis; Monuments raised to Fire-Worship in all Countries; Druidical Stones and Their Worship; Prismatic Investiture of the… Read more
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image of Lucii Caecilli Firmiani Lactantii de mortibus persecutorum cum notis Stehani Baluzii, Tutelensis, qui primus ex veteri codice ms. Bibliothecae Colbertinae vulgavit.

Lucii Caecilli Firmiani Lactantii de mortibus persecutorum cum notis Stehani Baluzii, Tutelensis, qui primus ex veteri codice ms. Bibliothecae Colbertinae vulgavit.

by Lactantius; Paul Bauldri; Stephan Baluze; Nicolas Thoynard; Johan Columbus; Thomas Spark; Joannes Georgius Graevius; Gerard Hoet; Gisbertus Cuperus; Thierry Ruinart; Henry Dodwell; Elias Boherellus; Thomas Gale.

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Published
1693
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
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$330.00

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Full vellum. Red speckled edges. Name poorly expunged from armorial bookplate of previous owner. Inked notations of previous owners to blank front fly. History of persecution of Christians under Rome. Some foxing throughout. A very nice, clean and servicable copy. [xxviii], 307, [i], 256, 16, [x], 267-464, [lxii] p., 3 folding plates.; 8vo ; All… Read more
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image of The Religions of Ancient Egypt and Babylonia, The Gifford Lectures on the Ancient Egyptian and Babylonian Conecption of the Divine, Delivered in Aberdeen

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Dark brown cloth boards with debossed decoration to boards and gilt particulars to spine. Bookplate of M.C.C. Stopes to front pastedown. Organized into two parts, Egypt and Babylonia, then further into 10 sections. Some topics for Egypt include: The Sun God and the Ennead, Animal Worship, The Sacred Books, and Osiris and the Osirian Faith, as well as others. Some… Read more
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Ramesside Insciptions IV: 2-15

by K. A. Kitchen (Kenneth Anderson)

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Published
1981-82
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$250.00

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Set of Volume IV; 15 fascicules purchased at time of publication. All in light green wraps, top of pages uncut. "[Ramesside Inscriptions] is designed to bring together the principal hieroglyphic inscriptions of the 19th and 20th Dynasties in a compact and accurate edition that shall be both comprehensive and handy to use, to meet a longstanding need." Volume IV covers… Read more
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The Jews in their Land

by David Ben-Gurion

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$140.00

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Light green cloth boards with gilt decoration by Ben Shahn, and gilt particulars to spine; pictorial dust jacket. This is separated into six parts: 1200 B.C.E. - 587 B.C.E; 587 B.C.E. - 135 C.E; 135 C.E. - 1516; 1517-1917; and 1878-. Illustrated with both color and black and white illustrations throughout. No previous owners' names or other markings. Closed tears… Read more
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image of Die Levante im Zeitalter der Wanderungen, vom 13. bis zum 11. jahrhundert v chr, mit 85 abbildungen un 29 tafeln

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Dark green cloth boards with gilt decoration to front board and gilt particulars to spine; dust jacket protected in mylar. German text. Black and white illustrations and photographs throughout, as well as fold-out illustrations and maps. Without previous owners' names or other markings. 330 pp. 6 1/4 x 9 3/4 inches.
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image of M. Velleius Paterculus (Velleivs Patercvlvs). Cum notis Gerardi Vossii G. F.

M. Velleius Paterculus (Velleivs Patercvlvs). Cum notis Gerardi Vossii G. F.

by Marcus Velleius Paterculus, Gerardus Vossius (Gerardi Johannis Vossii)

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Published
1654
Condition
Very Good
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Full vellum with forest green leather label and gilt particulars to spine. Yapped edges. Latin text. This edition contains a history of Rome, but is noteworthy for its coverage of the reign of Augustus following the death of Caesar. A few spots to exterior and minor soiling (see image). [12], 116 pp., [28], 128 pp., [2]. 3 x 5 1/2… Read more
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Lays of Ancient Rome

by Lord Macaulay (Thomas Babington Macaulay)

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Published
1860
Condition
Very Good
Edition
New Edition
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$700.00

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Bayntun, binding. Beautiful forest green full morocco with intricate gilt detailing to boards and spine; 5 raised bands. Marbled endpapers; gilt dentelles; all edges gilt. Black and white illustrations throughout text. Moderate foxing throughout; covers a little darker near fore edge (see image). 210 pp. 7 x 8 1/2 inches
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image of Plutarch's Lives, Translated from the Original Greek; with Notes, Critical and Historical; and a Life of Plutarch

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Half calf over marbled boards with labels gilt particulars to spine. Some minor occasional wear to edges and corners (see image). 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches. A handsome set.
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Le Conte du Naufrage

by M. W. Golenischeff (Vladimir Semyonovich Golenishchev)

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Published
(1912), c. 1972
Condition
As New
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$105.00

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Blue cloth with gilt particulars to front board and spine. Facsimile copy of the 1912 edition created c. 1972; scholar in a nice binding printed on recto only with ample space for notes. Includes additional articles related to Le Conte du Naufrage in English: Notes on the Tale of the Shipwrecked Sailor by Alan Gardiner; Notes on the Story of… Read more
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Recherches pour servir a l'histoire de la xixme dynastie

by F. Chabas (François)

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Published
(1873), c. 1972
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As New
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Maroon cloth with Caslon gilt particulars to front board and spine, facsimile copy of the 1873 edition created c. 1972 by scholar in a nice binding printed on recto only with ample space for notes. French text. 476 pp. 8 3/4 x 11 inches
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Ramesside Insciptions VIII: 1-10 (Complete)

by K. A. Kitchen (Kenneth Anderson)

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Published
1989-90
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Complete set of Volume VIII; 10 fascicules purchased at time of publication. All in light green wraps, top of pages uncut. "[Ramesside Inscriptions] is designed to bring together the principal hieroglyphic inscriptions of the 19th and 20th Dynasties in a compact and accurate edition that shall be both comprehensive and handy to use, to meet a longstanding need." Volume VIII… Read more
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Ramesside Insciptions VI: 1-29 (Complete)

by K. A. Kitchen (Kenneth Anderson)

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Published
1970-83
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Complete set of Volume VI; 29 fascicules purchased at time of publication. All in light green wraps, top of pages uncut. "[Ramesside Inscriptions] is designed to bring together the principal hieroglyphic inscriptions of the 19th and 20th Dynasties in a compact and accurate edition that shall be both comprehensive and handy to use, to meet a longstanding need." Volume VI… Read more
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Ramesside Insciptions V: 1-19 (Complete)

by K. A. Kitchen (Kenneth Anderson)

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Published
1970-83
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Complete set of Volume V; 19 fascicules purchased at time of publication. All in light green wraps, top of pages uncut. "[Ramesside Inscriptions] is designed to bring together the principal hieroglyphic inscriptions of the 19th and 20th Dynasties in a compact and accurate edition that shall be both comprehensive and handy to use, to meet a longstanding need." Volume V… Read more
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Ramesside Insciptions VII: 1-16 (Complete)

by K. A. Kitchen (Kenneth Anderson)

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Published
1986-89
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As New
Edition
First Edition
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Complete set of Volume VII; 16 fascicules purchased at time of publication. In fine condition. All in light green wraps, top of pages uncut. "[Ramesside Inscriptions] is designed to bring together the principal hieroglyphic inscriptions of the 19th and 20th Dynasties in a compact and accurate edition that shall be both comprehensive and handy to use, to meet a longstanding… Read more
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De Poenis Militaribus Romanorum. Dissertatio philologico-juridica.

by Gerard Sichterman

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Published
1708
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$600.00

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Crisp, clean copy in full vellum; sans previous owners' names or other markings. [xxiv], 123.
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image of Leneide [L'Aeniede] de Virgile fidellement traduitte [traduicte] en vers heroiques avec le latin a costé, et les remarques a chaque livre pour l'intelligence de l'histoire.

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Volume one only (of two). Full yapped vellum with title in manuscript to spine. Title & engraved title together with 6 folding plates; [xx],455. Plate six separated at fold. Moisture mark to upper hinge area extending to text.
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Kretas Volkslieder

by Anton Jeannaraki

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Published
1876
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$85.00

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Green cloth with gilt particulars to spine and speckled edges to pages. In the original Greek with a glossary. Includes forward by the author. [vii], 386 p.
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P. Papinii Statii Opera

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Published
1785
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Bipont Edition
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$100.00

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Early 19th century half calf; gilt particulars to spine. Red edges. The work of a major Roman poet, ca. A. D. 45-96. One of a famous series of 50 volumes of Greek and Latin classical authors published by the Societas Bipontina, beginning in 1779. Bipontium was the modern Latin name for Zweibrucken (or Deux Ponts) in Bavaria, where the earlier… Read more
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