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The Iberians

By: Arribas, Antonio

Price: $24.95

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: circa 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18559

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ shows very light shelf wear, some offset on end papers. ; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. This is undated but definitely early 1960s. ; Ancient People and Places #36; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 274 pages; The culture, lifestyle and art of the early inhabitants of the Iberian Peninsula are brought to light. View more info

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Heshbon 1971 The Second Campaign at Tell Hesban : A Preliminary Report

By: Boraas, Roger S. & Siegfried H. Horn

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Berrien Springs, MI, Andrews University Press: 1973

Seller ID: 18230

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Only slight wear to blue cloth covered boards with silver titles front and spine ; A bright, solid book, B&W plates at back, numerous drawings throughout and fold-out contour map after page 16. ; B&W Illustrations and Map; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 144 pages; This campaign which was supposed to take place in 1970 was delayed for a year by the Jordanian civil war View more info

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Heshbon 1968 The First Campaign at Tell Hesban

By: Boraas, Roger S; Horn, Siegfried H

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Berrien Springs, MI, Andrews University Press: 1969

Seller ID: 18229

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Blue cloth covered boards show light edgewear, top fore corner bumped, ; Gilt titles front and spine. B&W plates at back of book and 2 foldout maps as well as B&W drawings ; B&W Plates; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 239 pages; This is an account by the leaders of the archaeological dig in Jordan. This was originally published in the Andrews University Seminary Studies View more info

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Augustus And The Greek World

By: Bowersock, G. W.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18812

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Boards and DJ show shelf wear, with DJ having small tears and chipping, soiling. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 176 pages; "The principal theme is the process of consolidation of the Graeco-Roman world under the first Princeps.The book is the first to examine in great detail the relations between Rome and the Greek speaking peoples at this pivotal point in Roman history" View more info

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Celtic Britain

By: Chadwick, Nora K.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, Thames & Hudson: 1964

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 18558

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ shows light shelf wear, price-clipped, some offset on endpapers. A tear on front flap. ; A bright, solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. This appears to be published in Britain by the original publisher (Thames & Hudson) with the imprint of Frederick A. Praeger pasted over it on the title page ; Ancient People and Places #34; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 238 pages; "The Celtic peoples are the earliest inhabitants of Britain who have been able to speak to us directly. In their native British poetry and early stories, their laws and genealogies, their funer... View more info

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Archaeology of the Dreamtime

By: Flood, Josephine

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Honolulu, HI, University of Hawaii Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18462

ISBN: 0824808975

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Boards and DJ show slight shelf wear. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W & Colour Illustrations; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 288 pages; The author goes back 40,000 years to the arrival of the first Asians on the continent and analyzes how they adapted and how their art and culture developed. View more info

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Herodian I Books I-V

By: Herodian & C.R. Whittaker (translator)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Press: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15379

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


A couple of short tears top dust jacket spine, light wear to extremities. Lower fore corner lightly bumped ; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped top corner with US price but clipped bottom corner, supposedly the UK price. ; Loeb Classical Library; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 467 pages; Volume 1 only with Books I-IV. Original Greek on left hand page with English translation by C.R. Whittaker on right, notes below. "The History of Herodian (born c. A.D. 178-179) covers a period of the Roman empire from the death of the emperor Marcus Aurelius (A.D. 180) to the acc... View more info

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History of Latin Christianity: Including That of The Popes to the Pontificate of Nicolas V, Vols I & II (in one volume)

By: Milman, Henry Hart

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, A. C. Armstrong And Son: 1903

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 17487

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Cloth boards show edge wear, corners a little bumped, previous owner's name on FFEP. Frayed base spine, light fraying to head of spine Small page tears on foredge of pages 539/540 & 541/542. ; A tight solid book, hinges intact; Millman's Works; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 551 pages; A reprint of the original 1887 edition, which consisted of 9 volumes. This is Volumes 1 and 2 in a single binding. Brown cloth boards have gilt lettering on spine. This scholarly work has footnotes throughout. View more info

Handbuch der Kunstgeschichte - Volume I Das Altertum

By: Springer, Anton; Wolf Michaelis

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Verlag Von E. A. Seeman: 1907

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 14288

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Only light wear to blue cloth covered boards, a few small spots on back board; A bright, solid book, red page edges, tissue guards protecting color plates ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 497 pages; Text in gothic German script View more info