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History - Ancient and Archaeology
   -Ancient and Roman Britain
   -Ancient Egypt
   -Biblical and Middle East
   -China and the Far East
   -Classical Greece and Rome
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1 Field Archaeology in Great Britain,
Ordnance Survey 1973 Fifth Edition Large Format Paperback Very Good Illustrated with plans, diagrams, etc. 
Bookplate on front endpaper 198716 
Price: 4.05 GBP
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The Ruins of Time : Four and a Half Centuries of Conquest and Discovery Among the Maya, Adamson, David
2 Adamson, David The Ruins of Time : Four and a Half Centuries of Conquest and Discovery Among the Maya
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1975 Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good or better Good Illustrated in colour and mono 
he Author vividly describes the conquest of the Maya by the Spanish, the discoveries and adventures of the first travellers among them, the dramatic journeys of Victorian archaeologists, and contemporary attempts to unravel the mystery if the Mayan hieroglyphs 101377 
Price: 4.05 GBP
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3 Adkins, Lesley and Roy The Keys of Egypt - the race to read the hieroglyphs
HarperCollins Publishers (Harper Collins) 2000 0002570912 / 9780002570916 First Edition, First Printing. Hardback with dust wrapper. Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
The story of Jean-Francois Champollion, and his quest to decipher ancient Egyptian writing after the discovery of the Rosetta Stone. Slight twist to spine. 118115 
Price: 8.10 GBP
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4 Aghion, Irene, C laire Barbillion and Francois Lissarrague, trranslated by Leonard N Amico Flammarion Iconographic Guides: Gods and Heroes of Classical Antiquity.
Paris: Flammarion 1996 2080135805 / 9782080135803 Large format paperback AS NEW UNREAD With colour plates and black-and-white illustrations throughout text 
Classical Greek artistic symbolism, explained in an encyclopaedic form. 556152 
Price: 11.66 GBP
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The Egyptians, Aldred, Cyril
5 Aldred, Cyril The Egyptians
Thames and Hudson 1994 0500273456 / 9780500273456 Large format paperback UNREAD - Light shelf wear only With 8 colour and 140 black-and-white illustrations 
Price sticker on rear cover 558154 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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Tutankhamun's Egypt, Aldred, Cyril
6 Aldred, Cyril Tutankhamun's Egypt
British Broadcasting Company 1972 0563122145 / 9780563122142 Paperback Near Fine Illustrated with colour photographs 
Appears unread. 572226 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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The Dead Sea Scrolls: A Reappraisal, Allegro, John
7 Allegro, John The Dead Sea Scrolls: A Reappraisal
Penguin (Pelican Books) 1964 Paperback Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
207 pp. In 'once-read' condition. Pages beginning to yellow. 631246 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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8 Allen, Geoffrey & David The Guns of Sacramento
Robin Garton 1978 0906030064 / 9780906030066 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Very Good Illustrated in colour and mono 
An account of the discovery, excavation and recovery of 40 bronze cannon from the 17th century Portuguese galleon Sacramento wrecked off the coast of South Africa .Wrapper has a tear repaired internally with ghost tape 115048 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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9 Annequin, Guy, Jean Baudry, Raymonde de Gans and Yves Verbeek, Discovering of Famous Archaeological Sites
Ferni (Geneva) 1978 Hardback no dust wrapper Fine Illustrated with 100-plus pages of colour photo plates 
1st English edition. Simulated leather binding with lots of gilt decoration, titles in black labels on spine, laid-on picture of Tutankhamun to front board, marbled endpapers, silk marker. 115541 
Price: 6.08 GBP
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The Encircled Sea   - The Mediterranean Maritime Civilisation., Arenson, Sarah
10 Arenson, Sarah The Encircled Sea - The Mediterranean Maritime Civilisation.
Constable for Channel Four 1990 009469480X / 9780094694804 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine. Near Fine Illustrated with mono and colour photos, line drawings, diagrams and maps. 
Wrapper price clipped. 205pp including four appendices, bibliography and index. Produced to accompany a TV series 114301 
Price: 5.40 GBP
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The Encircled Sea. The Mediterranean Maritime Civilisation, Arenson, Sarah
11 Arenson, Sarah The Encircled Sea. The Mediterranean Maritime Civilisation
Constable 1990 009469480X / 9780094694804 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated with colour plates, and black-and-white figures, drawings, maps, etc., etc. in the text. 
205pp including bibliography, notes, + and comprehensive index. 700350 
Price: 4.95 GBP
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Introduction to the Greek World, Arnott, Peter
12 Arnott, Peter Introduction to the Greek World
Sphere 1972 0722112165 / 9780722112168 Paperback UNREAD Illustrated with mono photos 
An historical outline from the Cretan Empire to Alexander the Great. Light shelf wear only 101534 
Price: 5.40 GBP
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King Arthur: The dream of a golden age, Ashe, Geoffrey
13 Ashe, Geoffrey King Arthur: The dream of a golden age
Thames & Hudson 1990 0500810354 / 9780500810354 First Edition Large format paperback UNREAD - Light shelf wear only With 15 colour and 105 black-and-white illustrations 
A beautifully illustrated story of the Legendary King 564012 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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Retrouver Lugdunum [ In Search of Lugdunum], Audin, Amable
14 Audin, Amable Retrouver Lugdunum [ In Search of Lugdunum]
Lyon: Tixier et Fils 1981 29038110204 Card Covers Near Fine Illustrated in mono and colour 
Text in English and French. The archaeology of Lyons. 103433 
Price: 7.20 GBP
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15 Bahn, Paul G (ed.) Lost Cities - 50 Discoveries In World Archaeology
Weidenfeld & Nicholson 1997 0297822659 / 9780297822653 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Fine Lavishly Illustrated throughout in colour and mono 
199 pages plus index, maps and bibliography. 50 archaeological sites from Pompeii to Machhu Pichu, Zimbabwe to Mohenjo-Daro 112332 
Price: 8.55 GBP
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Wonderful Things: Uncovering the world's great archaeological treasures, Bahn, Paul G. (editor)
16 Bahn, Paul G. (editor) Wonderful Things: Uncovering the world's great archaeological treasures
Seven Dials: Cassell & Co 2000 1841880612 / 9781841880617 Stiff card covers with french flaps UNREAD - (Light Shelf Wear only) With stunning full colour [photographs, and maps. 
A really nicely produced book (256pp Including bibliography an Index, folio size.) 614099 
Price: 10.76 GBP
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Illustrated Dictionary of Archaeology, Balaam, Nick, et al
17 Balaam, Nick, et al Illustrated Dictionary of Archaeology
Triune Books 1977 0856740306 / 9780856740305 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine. Very Good. Illustrated in colour and black-and-white with photographs, works of art, drawings, diagrams and maps. 
Wrapper shows signs of wear. 4to: 271pp. 700231 
Price: 4.95 GBP
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Stonehenge and its Mysteries, Balfour, Michael
18 Balfour, Michael Stonehenge and its Mysteries
Macdonald and Janes 1979 0354043706 / 9780354043700 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Good Good to Very Good (clipped) Illustrated with black-and-white plates throughout text with photographs and drawings. 
Wrapper has edge wear and rubbing. 570096 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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Legends of Arthur, Barber, Richard
19 Barber, Richard Legends of Arthur
Boydell & Brewer Ltd 2001 0851158374 / 9780851158372 First Edition. Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Fine. Illustrated with colour reproductions of works of art. 
462pp. 615038 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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Hannibal's Campaigns: The story of one of the greatest military commanders of all time., Bath, Tony
20 Bath, Tony Hannibal's Campaigns: The story of one of the greatest military commanders of all time.
Cambridge: Patrick Stephens 1981 0850594928 / 9780850594928 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Near Fine Near Fine (price clipped) Illustrated with drawings and maps. 
More than just an account of the Punic Wars; the book gives a unique insight into the personality and military philosophy of a general who was at one time the most feared and hated man in Rome. Wrapper now protected in clear acetate. 568014 
Price: 13.05 GBP
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