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1 A History of Greece, Part I: From the Earliest Times to the Ionian Revolt
Abbott, Evelyn Rivingtons London 1888 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Navy cloth. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Binding sound but cloth fraying the spine ends. Corners slightly bumped and rubbed. pp. xii, 553. 302872 
Price: 23.00 GBP

 
16 The Gerald Godfrey Private Collection of Fine Chinese Jades - Christie's Hong Kong Monday 30 October, 1995
Christie's Catalogue Christie's 1995 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Some minor foxing spots to the top closed outer textblock edge. Otherwise the book and dust jacket are both in very good, clean condition. No names, inscriptions or other marks. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. A discount is available for collection from our shop premises - please enquire. 303923 
Price: 21.50 GBP

 
 
2 A History of Greece, Part II: From the Ionian Revolt to the Thirty Years' Peace 500-445 B.C.
Abbott, Evelyn Longmans, Green, and Co. London 1892 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Navy cloth. A few pencil marks in the text. Fold-out maps in VG condition. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Binding sound. Some minor rubs to the board edges. pp. ix, 542. 302871 
Price: 23.00 GBP

 
17 The Past in Pieces, An Archaeological Appraisement
Cleator, P. E. George Allen & Unwin Ltd London 1957 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
First edition. Original blue cloth boards. Book in VG clean condition, with some light foxing. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is edgeworn - rubbed, torn, with some minor loss to the edges. Not price clipped, the DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 180p. 301403 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
3 The Vikings (Ancient Peoples and Places Series)
Arbman, Holger Thames and Hudson London 1961 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Blue cloth boards. Dust jacket tidy except short tear at head of spine. Not price clipped [30s net]. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 212pp. 101836 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
18 The Key
Cohane, John Philip Schocken Books New York 1976 0805205276 / 9780805205275 Paperback Near Very Good 8vo - 8" Tall INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR
Rubs to cover edges. The top corner of the rear cover is creased, most page top corners are also bent. Inscribed by the author on the half-title page and dated 1980. 288pp. Image available on request. 035919 
Price: 4.95 GBP

 
 
4 The Great Transformation: The World in the Time of Buddha, Socrates, Confucius and Jeremiah [SIGNED copy]
Armstrong, Karen Atlantic Books London 2006 1903809754 / 9781903809754 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent, near fine condition. Signed by the author on the title page [flat signed, no inscription]. pp. xviii, 469. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK mainland, as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK mainland. Discount available for collection from our shop premises - please enquire. 103847 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
19 Roman Britain and the English Settlements [The Oxford History of England, Second Edition]
Collingwood, R. G. ; Myres, J. N. L. Oxford Clarendon Press | Oxford University Press 1949 Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original dark blue boards. Shadowing to endpapers and the pages slightly tanned / darkened. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket has a small stain to the bottom edge of the front cover and some marks and discolouration to the spine. Minor rubs and chips to dust jacket edges, plus a couple of short tears to the top edge. pp. xxv, 515. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 305238 
Price: 12.50 GBP

 
 
5 The Gladiator: The Secret History of Rome's Warrior Slaves [Clipper Large Print Edition]
Baker, Alan W F Howes Ltd Leicester 2007 1846320941 / 9781846320941 Soft cover Near Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Large print edition. Softback in excellent near fine, like new condition. Appears unread. 247pp. Alan Baker weaves an extraordinary, vivid picture of Roman life as his compelling and evocative history tells the story of Rome's most notable gladiators. 303036 
Price: 10.50 GBP

 
20 Terra-Cotta Warriors and Horses at the Tomb of Qin Shi Huang / Terracotta Figures at Qinshihuang Mausoleum
Compiled by The Archaeological Team of Pit of Terracotta Figures at Qinshihuang Mausoleum Cultural Relics Publishing House Beijing 1986 Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Paperback with wraps. Covers rubbed at the edges. Otherwise very good. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Dual language in Chinese / Mandarin? and English. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 305181 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
6 Edinburgh, Lothians and the Borders : Exploring Scotland's Heritage
Baldwin, John The Stationery Office Edinburgh 1997 0114952922 / 9780114952921 Soft Cover New 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
New soft back RRP. 10.99. 228pp. 043235 
Price: 10.99 GBP

 
21 The BP Book of Industrial Archaeology
Cossons, Neil David & Charles 1975 071536250x / 9780715362501 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original green boards. Very slightly faded board edges. The dust jacket is faded at the spine. Pale stain to the top outer closed textblock edges. Binding firm and square. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 496pp. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK mainland, as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK mainland; small charge likely for highlands, islands and N. Ireland. Discount available for collection from our shop premises - please enquire. 104493 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
 
7 Rome. Le Centre du Pouvoir
Bandinelli, Ranuccio Bianchi Gallimard 1969 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Very tidy copy, except that there is a gift inscription written on the front endpaper. The text is in French. Original ribbon page marker, frayed at the bottom. VERY heavy book (weighing over 2kg) - overseas postage will be higher than the shown rate and will be charged at cost - please contact us for a quote. 200026 
Price: 50.00 GBP

 
22 Ancient Art to Post-Impressionism: Masterpieces from the Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen
Davis, Christine (Copy-editor) Royal Academy of Arts London 2004 1903973635 / 9781903973639 Soft cover Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Large soft back in excellent, fine condition. Unmarked. 263pp. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge for posting to UK islands and Northern Ireland; significant surcharge for delivery overseas - all destinations; NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. A discount is available for collection from our shop premises - please enquire. 303916 
Price: 17.00 GBP

 
 
8 Vanished Civilizations: From the Ancients to Easter Island
Barbier-Mueller, Jean Paul Assouline USA 2001 2843232465 / 9782843232466 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Appears lightly / barely used. Tidy condition. 200162 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
23 Writing (Ancient Peoples and Places Series)
Diringer, David Thames and Hudson London 1962 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Second hand. In very good clean condition. Original green cloth boards. Top edge red - some foxing. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Dust jacket not price clipped [30s net]. 261pp. 101845 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
9 Athenian Democracy: The Triumph and the Folly
Barrow, Robin Macmillan London 1973 First Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo - 8.5" Tall 
Inside the Ancient World series. Slight edgewear, otherwise pages clean. 86pp. Photographs available on request. 002598 
Price: 5.25 GBP

 
24 Thermopylae 480 BC: Last Stand of the 300
Fields, Nic ; illustrated by Steve Noon Osprey Publishing 2007 184176180X / 9781841761800 Soft cover New Book 
New paperback - excellent, fine condition. Illustrated in colour throughout, including full colour battlescenes. RRP. 14.99. 96pp. Save 35%. 304435 
Price: 9.74 GBP

 
 
10 Viking Dublin Exposed: The Wood Quay Saga
Bradley, John (edited by) The O'Brien Press Dublin 1984 0862780667 / 9780862780661 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
In VERY GOOD clean condition throughout. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Price cut dust jacket. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 184pp. 302859 
Price: 18.00 GBP

 
25 The Archaeology Coursebook: An Introduction to Study Skills, Topics and Methods
Grant, Jim ; Gorin, Sam ; Fleming, Neil Routledge 2003 0415236398 / 9780415236393 Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Slightly faded spine and covers. Faint imprint from erased previous owner's name inside the front cover. Lightly-used and well-looked after. pp. xxviii, 323. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK, as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK. Discount available for collection from our shop premises - please enquire. 103384 
Price: 17.50 GBP

 
 
11 Beyond the Bounds of History: Scenes from the Old Stone Age
Breuil, Henri ; English translation by Mary E. Boyle P. R. Gawthorn, Ltd 1949 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Red cloth. Previous owner's name in pencil on the f.e.p. 1st ed thus. Dust jacket has some marks on the back and some wear to the edges - short tears, rubs, chips. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve to prolong the life of the jacket. (This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and is fully removable if preferred). 100pp. 301973 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
26 Dagligt Liv Pa Gamla Testamentets Tid
Heaton, E. W. Skrivit Stockholm 1958 Soft Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
225pp. Paperback. Covers are a bit greyed in appearance. Minor rubs to edges. Contents in VERY GOOD clean condition. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Text in Swedish. 036590 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
12 The Folio History of Ancient Greece: 4 Volumes in a Slipcase. The Lyric Age; The Persian Wars; The Classical Age; The Hellenistic Age
Burn, A. R. [The Persian Wars; The Lyric Age]; Hornblower, Simon [The Classical Age]; Walbank, F. W. [The Hellenistic Age] The Folio Society London 2002 Hardcover Fine Slipcase Near Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Excellent, fine condition books in a near fine slipcase - a slight mark to one side. Books are all tight and pristine; appear unread. Printed on St. Paul's wove paper and bound in cloth with a printed and blocked design by Grahame Baker. A super set. VERY HEAVY set. No additional postage charges to send these within the UK mainland; UK islands and N. Ireland please ask for a postage quote - an additional fee will be necessary. Overseas postage is likely to be very expensive - please enquire if you would like a quote. A discount is on offer if you would like to collect from our shop premises in N. Oxfordshire - please enquire. 103478 
Price: 72.00 GBP

 
27 Dagligt Liv Pa Gamla Testamentets Tid
Heaton, E. W. Skrivit Stockholm 1958 Soft Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
225pp. Paperback. Covers are a bit greyed in appearance. Minor rubs to edges. Contents in VERY GOOD clean condition. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Text in Swedish. 036589 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
13 Industrial Archaeology 1970, Volume 7 of Industrial Archaeology: The Journal of the History of Industry and Technology
Butt, John (ed.) David & Charles Newton Abbot 1971 0715351117 / 9780715351116 Hard Cover Good Very Good Ex-Library 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Bound edition of the complete year for 1970. Ex-library copy, which has had its front endpaper removed and the top corner of the half-title page clipped. Library stamps on the publisher page. The outer textblock page edges are lightly tanned. The dust jacket has a small mark from a previous library sticker on the spine. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. A discount is available for collection from our shop premises - please enquire. 480pp. 048615 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
28 Het Dagelijks Leven in De Tijd Van Het Oude Testament
Heaton, E. W. Bosch & Keuning Baarn Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Quennell, Marjorie 
Text is in Dutch. Boards are a little bowed / curved. Contents clean. No names or inscriptions. 223pp. n.d. Date of publication not stated. c.1950s/60s. 036551 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
14 Julius Caesar
Cawthorne, Nigel Haus Publishing 2005 1904950116 / 9781904950110 Soft cover New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New paperback. RRP. 9.99. 147pp. Life & Times series. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 305040 
Price: 7.49 GBP

 
29 Hverdagsliv I Det Gamle Israel
Heaton, E. W. Banner Og Korch Kobenhavn 1957 Soft Cover Very Good Good 8vo - 9" Tall Quennell, Marjorie 
196pp. Softcover with pictorial dust jacket. Contents in VERY GOOD clean condition. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is worn at the edges - rubbed and nicked. Minor foxing to outer textblock edges. Page edges untrimmed. Text in Danish. 033660 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
15 Gods in the Sky: Astronomy, Religion and Culture from the Ancients to the Renaissance
Chapman, Allan Channel 4 Books 2002 0752261649 / 9780752261645 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent, near fine condition. Unmarked. No names or inscriptions. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. ix, 342. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 304060 
Price: 11.50 GBP

 
30 The Twilight of History - being the Eighth Earl Grey Memorial Lecture delivered at King's Hall, Armstrong College, Newcastle-on-Tyne, February 17, 1926
Hogarth, David George Oxford University Press | Humphrey Milford London 1926 First Edition Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Booklet with sewn binding and blue paper covers. Covers darkened and discoloured. Some rubs to the edges. Foxing to pages. Rough cut / untrimmed page edges. Some pencil marks to the pages (not heavy) and one note written in red pencil in the margin. 19pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 304960 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
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