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From ancient books on the intricate archeology of the Greek Empire to the more modern discussions of Chinese architecture and culture, there are plenty of fascinating titles and examples of ephemera in the rare archaeology books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room. There are also some very interesting and rare archeology textbooks featured in the Biblio Rare Book Room, and anyone passionate about archaeology should definitely take some time to explore the magnificent books below.



TOMB OF TUT ANKH AMEN, discovered by the Late Earl of Carnarvon and Howard Carter. by CARTER, Howard and A.C. Mace.:

London, Cassell and Company, Toronto, Melbourne, Sydney, 1923, 1927, 1933,. 3 VOLUMES, COMPLETE SET, ALL FIRST EDITIONS, FIRST PRINTINGS, 1923,1927 & 1933. ALL IN DUSTWRAPPERS. 8vo, approximately 240 x 155 mm, 9½ x 6¼ inches, numerous…

From Roger Middleton

£5,750.00


Memoirs Of H.R.H. Prince Christopher Of Greece by Prince Christopher of Greece, H.R.H

Memoirs Of H.R.H. Prince Christopher Of Greece (1938, Hurst & Blackett, Ltd.) 1st Edition, 2nd Printing Thus Hurst & Blackett, ltd., 1938. AUTOBIOGRAPHY, PRINCE CHRISTOPHER OF GREECE AND DENMARK. 187 pages, indexed. Used. Good condition/ No DJ Included.…

From Mary Riversong Books

$400.00


Travels and discoveries in the Levant. Two Volumes. by Newton, Sir Charles Thomas

2 volumes bound in 1. First edition. Day and Son. 1865. Royal 8vo. xiv, (2), 360; xiv, (2), 275pp. Complete with 41 plates, maps & plans: 6 folding, 12 mounted albumen photos by Francis Bedford, 38 text engravings. Full calf prize binding, raised bands to…

From Paul Haynes Rare Books

£400.00


TEOTIHUACAN : CERAMICA, CRONOLOGIA Y TENDENCIAS CULTURALES / CERAMICS, CHRONOLOGY AND CULTURAL TRENDS by EVELYN CHILDS RATTRAY

NEW ~ Bilingual English and Spanish analysis of ceramics and cultural trends in the chronology of Teotihuacan. Shelf worn, minor creases. Price in pencil and Alla stamp on front endpaper. 617 pp. plus tables. Illus. Photographs and drawings. Bilingue: esp…

From Alla

$155.00


Smith Of Wootton Major by Tolkien, J. R.R

SMITH OF WOOTTON MAJOR: 1967 American First Edition, Stated First Printing. RARE THUS . EXLIB. Has library bookplate and some tape goo on it. Please see our photos. Good/Good Condition unclipped original dust jacket. Front flap price: $1.95. A clean, sol…

From Mary Riversong Books

$400.00


Cyprus: Its Ancient Cities, Tombs, and Temples by Palma di Cesnola, Luigi

456 pages. Very good condition, taupe cloth binding with gold-stamped author, title and decoration, and red-stamped Cypriot decorative devices on front and rear boards. A little fraying at head and heel of spine, a little corner-bumping and tanning of s…

From Setton Book Collection

$500.00


Diatrita - Gold Pierced-Work Jewellery from the 3rd to the 7th Century by Aimilia Geroulanou

In English. Soft cover, 30x24 cm, 320 pp., 431 color and 500 B/W pictures, net weight 2110 gr.A monograph on the production of gold jewellery with open-work decoration, a technique known as opus interrasile, which dates from the 3rd to the 7th ce. A.D. Ab…

From DEMETRIUS SIATRAS

€98.00


Trojanische Alterthümer by Heinrich Schliemann

Title: Trojanische Alterthümer Subtitle: Bericht über die Ausgrabungen in Troja von Dr. Heinrich Schliemann Author: Heinrich Schliemann Publisher: F. A. Brockhaus Place: Leipzig Year: 1874 Edition: First edition Binding: Half leather Pages: 319 Langu…

From Budun Archivum - Rare Books from Budapest

$1,400.00


The Cities and Cemeteries of Etruria. by Dennis, George

Third edition. John Murray. London. 1883. Two volumes. Octavo. cxxviii, 501, (2) addenda and errata pp. Frontis., 12 plans, some folding, numerous illus.; xv, 579, (1) errata pp. Colour frontis., 10 plans, some folding, folding map, numerous illus. Origi…

From Paul Haynes Rare Books

£200.00


THE WORLD OF THE BYZANTINE MUSEUM by Collective

In English. Hard cover, 32 cm, 512 pp., ill.: more than 500 color pictures; net weight 3380 gr. The Byzantine and Christian Museum at Athens has over 25,000 artefacts in its possession; probably the most important collection of byzantine artefacts worldwi…

From DEMETRIUS SIATRAS

€196.00


From The Mixed-Up Files Of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by Konigsburg, E.L

Konigsburg, E.L. From The Mixed-Up Files Of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler. 1967 ANTHENEUM Stated First Printing Thus. Written and Illustrated by E.L. Konigsburg. NEWBERY AWARD WINNER. Pictorial Metropolitan Museum of Art white boards with red and yellow titli…

From Mary Riversong Books

$200.00


MISCELLANEA ERUDITAE ANTIQUITATIS: in quibus marmora, statuae, musiva, toreumata, gemmae, numismata, Grutero, Ursino, Boissardo, Reinesio, aliisque antiquorum Monumentorum Collectoribus ignota, & hucusque inedita referuntur ac illustrantur by Spon, Jacob

Sumptibus Fratrum Huguetan & Soc. Lugduni. [Lyon]. 1685. Folio. Title page printed in red and black, with title vignette engraved by Mathieu Ôgier. (6), 376, (4)pp. Illustrated with copperplate engravings by Mathieu Ôgier and M. Demasso. Text in Latin a…

From Paul Haynes Rare Books

£600.00


Le Parthénon by Collignon, Maxime

L'Histoire - L'Architecture et la Sculpture. 210 pp. + 22 planches h.t. (photographies de Frédéric Boissonnas). 28,5x22 cm. Librairie Hachette et Cie, Paris, 1914. Ex libris de Paul Lecène. --- Text in french. Three-quarter leather (private binding). …

From Pelargos Bookstore, MBS

€240.00


THE SURVEY OF WESTERN PALESTINE. ARABIC AND ENGLISH NAME LIST COLLECTED DURING THE SURVEY BY LIEUTENANTS CONDER AND KITCHENER. R.E. by Palmer. E. H.- PALESTINE EXPLORATIOND FUND

London: Palestine Exploration Fund, 1881. First Edition . Original Decorative Cloth. Very Good. 4to.. V+438pp. First and last pages and edges with truly insignificant foxing. Original cloth. Spine with some expert repiair. A VERY GOOD CLEAN COPY IN T…

From M.Pollak Antiquariat - Est.1899

$400.00


The Cossacks: A Tale of the Caucasus in the Year 1852. UKRAINIA by Tolstoi, Count Lyof N

UKRAINIA Tolstoi, Count Lyof N. The Cossacks: A Tale of the Caucasus in the Year 1852. First English Edition, 1888 Walter Scott, 24 Warwick Lane, Paternoster Row, London. Translated from the Russian by Nathan Haskell Dole. Summary: A novel of the Caucas…

From Mary Riversong Books

$200.00


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