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Tiryns. The Prehistoric Palace of the Kings of Tiryns. The Results of the Latest Excavations

Tiryns. The Prehistoric Palace of the Kings of Tiryns. The Results of the Latest Excavations by Schliemann, Heinrich (Henry) [1822–1890]

lxiv+385 pages with fold out frontispiece, 27 colored plates (many folding), figures, maps (many folding and index. Quarto (10 1...

$100.00
Observations on the Ruins of Babylon, as Recently Visited and Described by Claudius James Rich, Esq. Resident for the East India Company at Bagdad [Baghdad]. With Illustrative Engravings.

Observations on the Ruins of Babylon, as Recently Visited and Described by Claudius James Rich, Esq. Resident for the East India Company at Bagdad [Baghdad]. With Illustrative Engravings. by Maurice, Rev. Thomas. (Claudius James Rich)

London, Printed for the Author, and Sold by John Murray, 1816.. Octavo. Pp. (viii), 3-239 (verso blank), (2) postscript; direct...

€600.00
Antiquities of Great-Britain, illustrated in views of Monasteries, Castles, and Churches, now existing. Engraved from drawings made by Thomas Hearne.

Antiquities of Great-Britain, illustrated in views of Monasteries, Castles, and Churches, now existing. Engraved from drawings made by Thomas Hearne. by Hearne, Thomas (Byrne, W. engraver)

Printed by James Phillips, in George Yard, Lombard Street, and Published by T. Hearne and W. Byrne. London. 1786. With 20 addit...

£550.00
Archaeologia Britannica Glossography

Archaeologia Britannica Glossography by LHUYD Edward 1660-1709 (Edward LHWYD)

London & Dublin: Edward Lhuyd, 1707 Volume 1 only (all published). In full brown contemporary speckled calf paneled boards,...

£750.00
Sahamshir Ghar: Historic Cave Stie in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan

Sahamshir Ghar: Historic Cave Stie in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan by Dupree, Louis

141-311 pages + 38 plates with figures, appendixes and tables. Qurato (10 1/2" x 7 3/4") issued in wrappers. Anthropological Pap...

$125.00
Arquitectura Prehispanica

Arquitectura Prehispanica by Marquina, Ignacio (1888-1981)

Mexico City: INAH, 1964 xix+1055 pages with maps, tables, plates, appendix and indexes. Royal quarto (12 1/4" x 9") issued in bl...

$125.00
DE SPOLIIS TEMPLI HIEROSOLYMITANI IN ARCU TITIANO ROMAE CONSPICUIS ...

DE SPOLIIS TEMPLI HIEROSOLYMITANI IN ARCU TITIANO ROMAE CONSPICUIS ... by Relandus, Hadrian

Trajecti ad Rhenum [i.e. Utrecht]: Ex Libraria Guilielmi Broedelet, 1716. [4],138,[24]pp. plus 7 engraved plates (three folding...

$850.00
Archaeologia Britannica Glossography

Archaeologia Britannica Glossography by LHUYD Edward 1660-1709 (Edward LHWYD)

Oxford: Edward Lhuyd, 1707 Volume 1 only (all published). In full brown contemporary speckled calf paneled boards, with decorat...

£850.00
Diatrita - Gold Pierced-Work Jewellery from the 3rd to the 7th Century

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

In english … over six hundred pieces of pierced-work jewellery dispersed in various museums and collections. Soft cover, 30x24...

€88.00
 THE WORLD OF THE BYZANTINE MUSEUM

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 Muse...

€196.00
The FENN CACHE - Clovis Weapons & Tools

The FENN CACHE - Clovis Weapons & Tools by Frison, George and Bradley, Bruce

Hardback. Fine/very good +. Sarah oore. Extremely scarce. New Mexico, One Horse Land & Cattle Co., 1999, first edition. ...

$100.00
Poder sobrenatural y control social: en un pueblo maya contemporáneo

Poder sobrenatural y control social: en un pueblo maya contemporáneo by Hermitte, María Esther Álvarez de (1921-1990)

177+[2 ad] pages with charts, plates and bibliography. Octavo (8 1/2" x 5 3/4") issued in original wrappers. Special edition 57 ...

$100.00
EPHESOS Architecture, Monuments & Sculpture

EPHESOS Architecture, Monuments & Sculpture by Photographs by Ahmet Ertug Text by Prof. Friedrich Krinzinger and others

Book Description: ERTUG & KOCABIYIK, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. Dust Jacket Condition: Brand New. 1st Editi...

$600.00
HISTORY OF THE ORKNEY ISLANDS: IN WHICH IS COMPREHENDED AN ACCOUNT

HISTORY OF THE ORKNEY ISLANDS: IN WHICH IS COMPREHENDED AN ACCOUNT by BARRY, George

1805. BARRY, Rev. George. THE HISTORY OF THE ORKNEY ISLANDS: IN WHICH IS COMPREHENDED AN ACCOUNT OF THEIR PRESENT AS WELL AS T...

$950.00
Travels and discoveries in the Levant. Two Volumes.

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

Day & Son. London. 1865. 2 volumes bound in 1. First edition. Royal 8vo. xiv, (2), 360; xiv, (2), 275pp. 41 plates, maps & plans...

£400.00



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