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1 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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The Egyptians, Aldred, Cyril
2 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
3 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 Mummy - Funereal rites and customs in ancient Egypt, Budge, Ernest A W
4 Budge, Ernest A W The Mummy - Funereal rites and customs in ancient Egypt
Senate 1995 1859580718 / 9781859580714 Trade paperback. UNREAD Illustrated with diagrams, hieroglyphs and facsimile drawings 
The author explains both the process of mummification (don't try this at home) and the cultural background of a ritual on which a whole civilisation was built. 116145 
Price: 5.40 GBP
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5 Casson, Lionel Ancient Egypt
Time-Life 1968 Hardback with pictorial cover Near Fine Lavishly Illustrated in colour and mono 
Time Life Great Ages of Man. Owners name on front endpaper 115030 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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Mysteries of the Mummies: the story of the Manchester University investigation, David, Dr Rosalie (ed)
6 David, Dr Rosalie (ed) Mysteries of the Mummies: the story of the Manchester University investigation
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1987 Hardback with dust wrapper. Near Fine Worn Illustrated in colour and black-and-white throughout text with photographs, X-Ray photographs, and maps. 
The story of how modern technology has made it possible to do a 'post mortem' on Egyptian mummies, and how the pathology team, ranging from radiologists to police fingerprint experts, made some surprising discoveries about how the ancient Egyptians lived. 581050 
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7 Desroches-Noblecourt, Christiane Tutankhamen
Penguin 1971 0140023518 / 9780140023510 Trade paperback. Very Good Illustrated with 32 colour plates by F. L. Kenett. Also with black-and-white illustrations 
Mme Desroches-Noblecourt's work can be regarded as one of the standard works on this subject. 555324 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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8 Desroches-Noblecourt, Christiane Tutankhamen: Life and death of a Pharaoh
The Connoissuer and Michael Joseph 1972 0718107659 / 9780718107659 Hardback no Dust Wrapper Very Good or Better Illustrated with 75 colour photographs by F. L. Kenett 
Some wear and bumping, rear board discoloured along bottom edge. 535250 
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Tutankhamen: Life and death of  a Pharaoh, Desroches-Noblecourt, Christiane
9 Desroches-Noblecourt, Christiane Tutankhamen: Life and death of a Pharaoh
The Connoisseur and Michael Joseph 1969 0718107659 / 9780718107659 Hardback with dustwrapper Very Good plus good to very good Illustrated with 75 colour photographs by F. L. Kenett 
Light shelf wear only: large 4to: 312pp including index. Mme Desroches-Noblecourt's work can be regarded as one of the standard works on this subject. 744138 
Price: 8.06 GBP
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The Mystery of the Pyramids, Evans, Humphrey
10 Evans, Humphrey The Mystery of the Pyramids
Marshall Cavendish 1979 0856857092 / 9780856857096 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Near Fine Very Good plus Illustrated with colour photographs 
The author answers (and poses) many questions. Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. We will not ask you for extra shipping. 585160 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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Hieroglyphs and the Afterlife, Forman, Werner and Stephen Quirke
11 Forman, Werner and Stephen Quirke Hieroglyphs and the Afterlife
British Museum Press. 1996 0074109959 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Near Fine Very Good Profusely Illustrated in colour 
Some minor blemishes to wrapper. Funerary texts from Ancient Egypt, designed to guarantee life after death. 556028 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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The Search for Cleopatra, Foss, Michael
12 Foss, Michael The Search for Cleopatra
Michael O'Mara / British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) 1997 1854792822 / 9781854792822 First Edition, First Printing. Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Fine Illustrated with colour plates. 
Errata slip tipped in to endpaper. Using all the latest archaeological discoveries and technological aids, the author and the B B C Timewatch team have created a biography of one of the most complex, fascinating and misunderstood women in history. 529019 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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The Search For Cleopatra, Foss, Michael
13 Foss, Michael The Search For Cleopatra
Michael O'Mara Books Ltd 1997 1854792822 / 9781854792822 First Edition, First Printing. Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine. Fine. Illustrated with drawings and colour photographs 
192 pp. including index. Errata slip tipped-in to front endpaper. A new biography debunking many of the current myths, and showing that far from being just a frivolous sex-symbol Cleopatra was a shrewd politician who ruled by her own merit. 647117 
Price: 5.95 GBP
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King Tutankhamun: The Treasures of the Tomb, Hawass, Zahi
14 Hawass, Zahi King Tutankhamun: The Treasures of the Tomb
Thames and Hudson 2007 0500051542 / 9780500051542 Hardback with Dust Wrapper. In slipcase Fine. Fine. In Fine. Slipcase With 324 colour and 7 black-and-white illustrations, including 26 fold-outs and many full-or double-page, with photographs art works, etc. etc. 
Small neat owner label on front endpaper, otherwise an immaculate unread copy. Folio 296pp including chronology, list of objects, bibliography and index. Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. WE WILL NOT ASK YOU FOR EXTRA SHIPPING 698165 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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15 Hertz, Barbara Temples, Tombs and Hieroglyphs: the story of Egyptology
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1978 Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Fine Illustrated with 75 black-and-white plates , and line drawings throughout text 
An immaculate copy of a comprehensively written and illustrated work. 118128 
Price: 8.10 GBP
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16 James, T. G. H. Egypt: The Living Past
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1992 Hardback no Dust Wrapper Very Good or Better Very Good or Better Illustrated in colour with photographs by Graham Harrison 
Wrapper has wear along top edge. How modern Egypt has been moulded by its past. 530077 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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Egyptian Bookshelf: Boats, Jones, Dilwyn
17 Jones, Dilwyn Egyptian Bookshelf: Boats
British Museum Press 1995 0714109754 / 9780714109756 Large format paperback AS NEW UNREAD Illustrated in colour and black-and-white 
The different types of boat, their methods of construction, and an analysis of their use, both for practical and ritual purposes. 558100 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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The Great Pyramid: Your personal guide, Lemesurier, Peter
18 Lemesurier, Peter The Great Pyramid: Your personal guide
Element Books 1987 1852300167 / 9781852300166 Large format paperback UNREAD - slight shelf wear only Illustrated in black-and-white with photos and drawings 
Colour printing on covers slightly out of register. 570051 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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The Splendour That Was Egypt, Murray, Margaret A
19 Murray, Margaret A The Splendour That Was Egypt
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1973 Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good. Worn Illustrated with black-and-white plates and line drawings in text. Map endpapers. . 
Wrapper has considerable wear, with some loss at edges. The book itself has no significant faults. pp.256. including introduction, appendices, bibliography and index. 662335 
Price: 3.95 GBP
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20 Murray.Margaret A The Splendour That Was Egypt
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1963 Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good or better Very Good With over 200 photographic illustrations, line drawings and the hieroglyphic alphabet in colour. Maps on end papers. 
Wrapper rubbed and backstrip faded. The history of Egyptian civilization. The book is written for the general reader, and is divided into six sections, Prehistory, history, social conditions, religion, arts and sciences, and language and literature. 112207 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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