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1 Burl, Aubrey Prehistoric Avebury
London Yale University Press 1979 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
London: Yale University Press, 1979 275 pp with B&W and color illustrations throughout text. By far the largest of many British stone circles, the multiple circles and earthworks of Avebury stands on the Marlborough Downs, eighteen miles from Stonehenge. This complex of prehistoric remains with its many associated tombs and relics has long fascinated archeologists. Audrey Burl carefully sifts the archeological and historical evidence available about the monuments and their builders to present a comprehensive picture of the life of the primitive communities who erected these massive structures nearly 5000 years ago. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is clean, bright, undamaged with only slight bumping to spine ends. In mylar jacket. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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The Complete Poetry, Catullus
2 Catullus The Complete Poetry
Anne Arbor University of Michigan Press 1957 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket 
Anne Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1957 A new translation with an intrduction by Frank O. Copley, Clean and tight with modest yellowing within. Binding is nicked and spine is quite yellowed. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Greek and Roman Jewelry, Coarelli, Fillipo
3 Coarelli, Fillipo Greek and Roman Jewelry
England Hamlyn 1970 0600012476 / 9780600012474 Hardcover Good Good 
England: Hamlyn, 1970 156 pp with 68 color plates. text is clean, tight and unmarked save for a previous owner's name on front endpapers and front page edges. Dust jacket is shelf worn with a small chip missing at top of spine. In mylar wrapper. Small 8 Vo.. Hardcover. Good/Good. Small 8 Vo.. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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4 Diehl, Charles Byzantium: Greatness and Decline
New Jersey Rutgers University Press 1957 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, 1957 366 pp with index and extensive bibliographical notes. Translated from the french by Naomi Walford, with introduction and bibliography by Peter Charanis, professor of History, Rutgers University. With forty B&W illustrations. Covers the Bysantine Empire from Justinian (518 - 565) to the Palaeologi (1261 - 1453.) text is clean, tight and unmarked. Red buckram boards are VG+, really no flaws - just the passage of time. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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5 Fagan, Brian A. The Great Journey The Peopling of Ancient America
New York Thames & Hudson 1987 0500050457 / 9780500050453 Hardcover As New As New 
New York: Thames & Hudson, 1987 288 pp with126 B&W maps, photographs and reconstruction drawings. . Text is clean, tight and unmarked as are blue cloth boards. DJ is clean, bright and undamaged. In mylar jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hardcover. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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6 Kiefer, Otto Sexual Life in Ancient Rome
London Routledge and Kegan 1956 Hardcover Good + No Jacket 
London: Routledge and Kegan, 1956 text is clean, tight and unmarked save for a small spot on the front edge that does not extend into the text. Dark red boards are in good shape for their age. Slightly bumped. Spine is cracked but tight.. Hard Cover. Good +/No Jacket. 
Price: 15.50 USD
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7 Pallottino, M The Etruscans
Great Britain Penguin Pelican Book 1955 Paperback Very Good No Jacket as Published 
Great Britain: Penguin Pelican Book, 1955 280 pp with bibliography and index. 32 B&W plates. Clean, tight, unmarked save a price on title page, pages yellowed. Cover is scuffed, spine yellowed.. Trade Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket as Published. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Discovering Buried Worlds, Parrot, Andre
8 Parrot, Andre Discovering Buried Worlds
New York Philosophical Library 1955 First American Edition. Hardcover Good No Jacket 
New York: Philosophical Library, 1955 128 pp. with 20 B&W plates. A short history of archeology by the Curator-in-Chief of the French National Museums. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Grey paper boards are clean but with a spot of discoloration.. First American Edition.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Discovering Buried Worlds, Parrot, Andre
9 Parrot, Andre Discovering Buried Worlds
New York Philosophical Library 1955 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
New York: Philosophical Library, 1955 128 pp. with 20 B&W plates. A short history of archeology by the Curator-in-Chief of the French National Museums. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Grey paper boards are clean and undamaged. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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10 Romm, James Ghost on the Throne the Death of Alexander the Great and the War for Crown and Empire
Alfred A. Knopf 2011 1st Edition Paperback Fine 
Alfred A. Knopf, 2011 368 pp with 24 B&W illustrations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are bright and undamaged. Uncorrected proof review copy. A history of the intrigues for power following the death of Alexander the Great.. 1st Edition. Trade Paperback. Fine. Review Copy. First Edition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Inorganic Raw Materials of Antiquity, Rosenfeld, Andree
11 Rosenfeld, Andree The Inorganic Raw Materials of Antiquity
Frederick Praeger 1965 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Frederick Praeger, 1965 245 pp with 16 B&W plates. The sources and uses of stone and smelted metal for building, utensil and weapon making in the European and Middle Eastern ancient world. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Black cloth boards have light soil and corner rubbing. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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Temples and Tombs: Treasures of Egyptian Art from the British Museum, Russman, Edna R., Nigel Strudwick,  T.g.h. James
12 Russman, Edna R., Nigel Strudwick, T.g.h. James Temples and Tombs: Treasures of Egyptian Art from the British Museum
University of Washington Press 2006 188544432X / 9781885444325 Paperback Very Good 
University of Washington Press, 2006 Published in conjunction with Temples and Tombs: Treasures of Egyptian Art from the British Museum, an exhibition organized by the American Federation of Arts and the British Museum which toured the United States 2006 thru 2008. color and B&W illustrations throughout. Text is clean, tight and unmarked with an almost imperceptable moisture ripple to the bottom corner of the last few pages. Covers ae pristine.. Large Format Soft Cover. Very Good. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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13 Simon, Bennett, M.d. Mind and Madness in Ancient Greece The Classic Roots of Modern Psychiatry
Ithaca, NY Cornell University Press 1980 First Thus Paperback Fair 
Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1980 336 pp . Text is clean, tight, unmarked, slightly moisture rippled. Faint moisture stain on on title page, doesn't extend into text. Covers are clean, intact, scuffed.. First Thus. Trade Paperback. Fair. First Edition. 
Price: 14.50 USD
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14 Thwaite, Anthony Beyond the Inhabited World Roman Britain
Seabury Press 1977 0816431795 / 9780816431793 First American Edition Hardcover Good Good 
Seabury Press, 1977 125 pp. 45 B&W and 14 color illustrations. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Library stamp on flyleaf and pocket has been removed from endpapers. Good + jacket has a mylar cover. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Ex-Library. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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