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The Classical Manual; an Epitome of Ancient Geography, Greek and Roman Mythology, Antiquities, and Chronology, Baird, James S. S.
1 Baird, James S. S. The Classical Manual; an Epitome of Ancient Geography, Greek and Roman Mythology, Antiquities, and Chronology
Philadelphia Blanchard and Lea 1861 Hardcover Good No Jacket 
Philadelphia: Blanchard and Lea, 1861 200 pp. Text is clean, tight, unmarked foxed. Notes in pencil on back endpapers. Brown publisher's cloth boards are intact, rubbed at extremities.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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2 Bishop, Carl Whiting with the Collaboration of Charles Greely Abbot and Ales Hrdlicka Man from the Farthest Past - Volume 7
Smithsonian Institution Series 1934 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Smithsonian Institution Series, 1934 Smithsonian Institution Series, 1934 375 pps. plus 99 (mostly) B/W plates. Some color plates. 1 sepia-toned engraving. Deckled edges (uncut?) A few unopened pages. Text clean, tight and unmarked. Excellentinterior. Gold-embossed red leatherette cover - VG, except for lightly faded spine . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 6 5/8" X 9.5".. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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3 Bishop, Carl Whiting with the Collaboration of Charles Greely Abbot and Ales Hrdlicka Man from the Farthest Past - Volume 7
Smithsonian Institution Series 1934 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Smithsonian Institution Series, 1934 Smithsonian Institution Series, 1934 375 pps. plus 99 (mostly) B/W plates. Some color plates. 1 sepia-toned engraving. Deckled edges (uncut?) A few unopened pages. Text clean, tight and unmarked. Excellent interior. Gold-embossed red leatherette cover - VG, except for lightly faded spine with scuffing on edges. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 34.00 USD
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4 Browning, Robert (ed.) The Greeks Classical, Byzantine and Modern
New York Portland House 1989 0517674181 / 9780517674185 1st American Ed. Hardcover Good Very Good 
New York: Portland House, 1989 328 pps. with numerous 4-color and b/w plates. Text clean, bright, tight and unmarked. Page 75/76 missing. Golden cloth cover with gold stamping on spine flawless. Gold and red printed endpapers flawless. Glossy DJ with photograph bright and clean with one closed tear on back cover.. 1st American Ed.. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. 9" x 12". Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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5 Burl, Aubrey Prehistoric Avebury
London 1904 Yale University Press 1979 1st Edition. Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
London 1904: Yale University Press, 1979 London 1904: 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.. 1st Edition.. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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The Complete Poetry, Catullus
6 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 Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Greek and Roman Jewelry, Coarelli, Fillipo
7 Coarelli, Fillipo Greek and Roman Jewelry
England Hamlyn 1970 0600012476 / 9780600012474 Hardcover Good Good 
England: Hamlyn, 1970 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.. Hardcover. Good/Good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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8 Contenau, Dr. Georges La Medecine En Assyrie et en Babylonie
Paris Librairie Maloine 1938 Paperback Very Good 
Paris: Librairie Maloine, 1938 230 pp with 60 B&W illustrations and one map. From the series, " La Medicine a Travers Le Temps st L'Espace. Text in French. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Cream paper folded dust jacket is slightly darkened alone spine.. Large Format Soft Cover. Very Good. 7" x 9". Dust jacket present. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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9 Davenport, Basil (Editor) The Portable Roman Reader
Viking Press 1961 Sixth Printing Hardcover Fair Good 
Viking Press, 1961 656 pps. Text clean, tight, bright and unmarked. Red - dyed page edges on 3 sides. Ex-library pocket and stamps. Adhesive stains on endpapers. Red and grey cloth boards - blind embossed front cover - good; some adhesive residue. DJ good; covered in mylar. English translations of early Roman writers.. Sixth Printing. Hardcover. Fair/Good. 4.25" x 7". Ex-Library. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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10 Deuel, Leo TESTAMENTS OF TIME The Search for Lost Manuscripts and Records
Alfred A. Knopf 1965 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
Alfred A. Knopf, 1965 33, 590, 21 pps. plus 16 b/w plates. Small line illustratins throughout. Text clean, tight, bright and unmarked. Red cloth-covered boards with gold stamping Near Fine. Dark brown DJ with gold and red type clean and tight; slightly sunned with wear at top edge and corners In protective mylar.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 6.75" X 9.75". Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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11 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 Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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12 Diop, Cheikh Anita The Cultural Unity of Black America - The Domains of Patriarchy and Matiarchy in Classical Antiquity
London Karnak House 1989 0907015441 / 9780907015444 Paperback Very Good 
London: Karnak House, 1989 17, 202 pps. Small green remainder mark on bottom of book. Interior text clean, tight, bright and unmarked. Pale blue softcover with full-color illustration on and burgundy and red titles is tight and bright with minimal wear. This is the Englsh translation of Diop's 1963 text "The Cultural Unity of Negro Africa.". Trade Paperback. Very Good. 6.25" x 8.25". Remainder. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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13 Eliot, Charles W. (Ed.) The Apology, Phaedo, and Crito of Plato; the Golden Sayings of Epictetus; the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius Harvard Classics Edition
P. F. Coller and Son Corp. 1968 Deluxe Edition 61rst Printing Hardcover Fine No Jacket as Published 
P. F. Coller and Son Corp., 1968 Harvard Classics. 345 pps. Text clean, tight and unmarked. Green faux-leather boards with gold stamping bright and undamaged.. Deluxe Edition 61rst Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket as Published. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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14 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 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.. Hardcover. As New/As New. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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15 Fred Q. Bowman 10,000 Vital Records of Eastern New York, 1777-1834
Genealogical Publishing Company, Inc. 1999 0806311657 / 9780806311654 Hardcover As New 
Genealogical Publishing Company, Inc., 1999 356 pp.Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Green cloth boards are bright and intact.. Hardcover. As New. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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16 Freedman, David Noel & Jonas C. Greenfield New Directions in Biblical Archaeology
Doubleday 1969 1st Ed. Hardcover Very Good Very Good Signed
Doubleday, 1969 7191 pp. Dedication by editor, Jonas C. Freedman to Dr. Sanford Elberg, Dean of Graduate Syudies in Bacteriology at UC Berkeley (1913-2011) with thanks for his help on this book on first free page. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Slight glue-staining to endpapers. DJ is bright and undamaged. Now in protective mylar.. Dedication By Author. 1st Ed.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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17 Glueck, Nelson Dieties and Dolphins the Story Nabataeans
Farrar, Sraus and Giroux 1965 1st Printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
Farrar, Sraus and Giroux, 1965 12, 650 pps. with numerous b/w plates. Gold endpapers. Text clean, tight, bright and unmarked, Black coth-bound boards with metallic gold printing Near Fine. Gold DJ with b/w cover illustration and balck and white type has closed tear near spine and some scuffing on reverse but is tight and bright. A rare study of the Nabataeans, whose kingdom included that archaeological wonder of the world:,Petra. In protective mylar.. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8" x 10.25". Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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18 Gramly, R. M. The Richey Clovis Cache; Earliest Americans Along the Columbian River
Persimmon Press 1993 096154628X / 9780961546281 First Edition of 2000 Copies Paperback As New 
Persimmon Press, 1993 70 pps. plus 4-color photograph on fontispiece. Both text on glossy paper, and glossy black cover with photograph are As New. B/W line drawings and photographs throughout. Very clean copy.. First Edition of 2000 Copies. Softcover. As New. 7" x 9 7/8". First Edition. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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19 Jones, Alonzo T. The Two Republics or Rome and the United States of America
Ithaca, MI A.B. Publishing 188154527X / 9781881545279 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket 
Ithaca, MI: A.B. Publishing 95 pp with B&W illustrations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Red cloth boards with gold-stamped titles are bright and undamaged. A handsome reprint of the Review & Herald Co. edition of 1891.. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Thick 8vo.. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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20 Kiefer, Otto Sexual Life in Ancient Rome
London 1904 Routledge and Kegan 1956 Hardcover Fair No Jacket 
London 1904: Routledge and Kegan, 1956 London 1904: 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. Fair/No Jacket.. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 
Price: 15.50 USD
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