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A Day In Old Athens (A Picture Of Athenian Life)

By: Davis, William Stearns

Price: $74.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, Allyn and Bacon: 1914

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 001487

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


001487: No Jacket as Issued. "This book tries to describe what an intelligent person would see and hear in ancient Athens, if by some legerdemain he were translated to the fourth century B. C. And conducted about the city under competent guidance. ... The year 360 B. C. Has been selected as the hypothetical time of this visit, not because of any special virtue in that date, but because Athens was then architecturally almost perfect, her civic and her social life see... View more info

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Tutankhamen (Life And Death Of A Pharaoh)

By: Desroches-Noblecourt, Christiane

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, New York Graphic Society: 1976

Edition: 1963 Edition: Seventh Printing

Store ID: 006022

ISBN: 0821201514

Condition: Fine in Very Good Dust Jacket


006022: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Contains 75 Color Photographs by F. L. Kenett. "Here, in an impressive combination of provocative text and superlative color plates, is the disclosure of indeed a strange and wonderful truth. The art objects from Tutankhamen's tomb have never before been photographed out of their cases in ... View more info

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Feasts Of Light (Celebrations For The Seasons Of Life Based On The Egyptian Goddess Mysteries)

By: Ellis, Normandi

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Wheaton, Illinois, Quest Books (Theosophical Publishing House): 1999

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 003670

ISBN: 0835607445

Condition: Fine


003670: "Discover the Goddess Mysteries of Ancient Egypt and Harvest Their Splendor to Celebrate the Seasons of Your Life. ": 8.5 x 11 in.: 171 pages View more info

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Aegean Rivals The Persians Imperial Greece (Empires Their Rise And Fall)

By: More, Daisy / Bowman, John

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, Boston Publishing Company: 1986

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 003582

ISBN: 0150040253

Condition: Good in Good Dust Jacket


003582: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Front flyleaf has been removed and copy has black mark on bottom of page block and on back of title page. Also, has worn spot on inside of covers from previously incorrectly attached dustjacket cover. Dustjacket has worn spot on inside of flaps from removed adhesive. "Full color photographs - over 300 per volume - are combined with an absorbing narrative in a lively historical account each empire and an e... View more info

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All Color Book Of Egyptian Mythology

By: Patick, Richard

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, England, Octopus Books: 1972

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 004124

ISBN: 070640128X

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


004124: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Introduction by Margaret Drower. Copy has original owner's name and date (1972) inscribed on back of front flyleaf and dustjacket has two short well-repaired edge cuts and a small chip near the spine. "This book describes their beliefs and all the various gods and animals that they worshipped alongside a hundred color photographs of ancient statues and paintings. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 8.75 x... View more info

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Lavius Egyptus: Lectures In The Pythagorean Senate In The Temple Of The Oracle Of Dodona (Second Book)

By: Spivey, Thomas Sawyer

Price: $81.00

Publisher: New York, New York, The Neale Publishing Company: 1904

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010652

Condition: Very Good with no Dust Jacket


010652: Boards now protected by a new Brodart Archival Mylar Cover. No dustjacket. Dark green front board has bright gilt lettering and coiled snake emblem, spine lettering is a little faded but readable; back board is scuffed across surface and at edges. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. This book is the sequel to book of same name, with the subtitle "Or the Unveiling of the Py... View more info

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Hellas-Das Land Und Volk Der Alten Griechen (Hellas - The Land And People Of The Ancient Greeks) : Text Is All In German - WIth Extensive Photographs

By: Wagner, Dr. Wilhelm (Editor)

Price: $68.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Germany, Otto Spamer: 1895

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010746

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


010746: Book is original First Edition printed in 1895, with gold lettering on cover and spine, as well as other pictorial embossing. Has neat gift inscription dated 25 December 1890 at top of half-title page. Boards are worn/rubbed at corners and spine top/bottom. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except as noted), brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for corner wear of boards). Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Contains over 300 black &... View more info

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The Ancient Egyptians (Their Life And Customs)

By: Wilkinson, J. Gardner

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Crescent Books: 1988

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 004273

ISBN: 051767193X

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


004273: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Has prior owner's libris stamp in upper corner of front flyleaf and dustjacket has a small cut along an edge. "The artefacts of Egyptian culture provides an accurate account of the condition of the world long before the era of written history. The paintings in Egypt are the earliest descriptive illustrations of the manners and customs of any nation; all existing monuments left by other people are comparat... View more info