A large coffee table book published in 1985 by Park Lane.This is the first printing of this edition since the letter line ends in "a". There is light brown spotting on the top text block that carries over to the edge of one side of the jacket otherwise the book is in fine condition. (Please refer to photos- spots are lighter than photo.) A collectible hard cover in its original dust jacket with plastic sleeve. 432pp.
A large coffee table book with dust jacket published in 1988. Like new. 504pp.
THE Book on Alexandria Stoneware and Pottery - limited supply available
A large coffee table book published in 1996 by Harry N. Abrams. This hard cover with jacket is in excellent condition however there is an inscription on the front free paper.
A hard cover with dustjacket in mint condition featuring 519 illustrations with 65 in color. This is a reprint published in 1992 by Thames and Hudson, New York.Foreword by the Seventh Earl of Carnarvon. 224pp.
These two volumes offer a comprehensive corpus of ceramic forms and their typological development organized according to period, geographical region, and cultural tradition. The focus of each chapter is on the most characteristic pottery types and decorative motifs selected from a wide range of sites.
Unique in scope, this publication presents a wide range of ceramic types accompanied by specially prepared pottery plates and color photos illustrating thousands of forms...
Comprehensive catalogue Pharaoh in Canaan: The Untold Story accompanies a major exhibition at the Israel Museum on the subject of Egyptian-Canaanite relations from the end of the fourth millennium BCE until the collapse of the Egyptian Empire in Canaan ca. 1130 BCE. The topics discussed in the catalogue range from the history of the political relations between Egypt and Canaan through the fascinating and at times surprising impact of their cultures on one another...
This amazing work is the accompanying monumental publication to the exhibition opening for the first time to the public January 2013 at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, "Herod the Great: The King's Final Journey." It is the first exhibition entirely dedicated to Herod the Great, Israel’s greatest builder, as well as one of the most controversial figures in Jewish history...
GUIDE TO BIBLICAL COINS 5th Edition
By David Hendin
values by Hebert Kreindler
6 x 9 inch, study stitch-bound hardcover
with full color dustjacket
How has the book changed?
1. Complete listing of Judaea Capta series, the first time this has been assembled as a series in a single volume with other Judaean and Biblical coins, exceeding even the coins listed in the new Roman Imperial Coinage...
Book: Dragon Sea - Vietnamese Hoi An Hoard - Hard Back 1st Edition
Published price £18.99. Our price £8.50.
This book, "Dragon Sea", by Frank Pope is essentially the story of a 15th century shipwreck that came to be known as the "Hoi An Hoard"...
Stated first edition published in 1961 by Chilton Books, Philadelphia. The jacket has small tears and wear and a name is inscribed on the front free paper otherwise the book is fine. Illustrated.228pp.
A first edition hard cover with jacket written by Garth Clark and Margie Hughto and published by E.P. Dutton in 1979.The green pictorial jacket that shows wear along the top with a small tear. The book is in mint condition with only a small pencil price notation on the front free paper.Illustrated with black and white and colored photos throughout. 371pp.
Egyptian Scarabs and Seal Amulets From the Collection of Sigmund Freud Paperback – 1999.
Rare and difficult to get.
Egyptian objects are a prominent constituent of the collection of antiquities accumulated by Sigmund Freud in the years 1896-1938. Along with the entire collection, these objects are now in London, housed in the study and consulting room Freud used in the last year of his life after he had been forced to leave Austria...
A hardcover, brown cloth. Reprint of one of the twenty typological monographs on particular classes of artefact prepared by the great systematiser, containing an illustrated catalogue of 1600 grouped pieces from the Petrie collection in University College, London...
Khepereru-Scarabs: Scarabs, Scaraboids, and Plaques from Egypt and the Ancient Near East in the Walters Art Museum, Baltimore by Schulz, Regine (2007) Paperback Paperback – 1700. by Regine Schulz (Author).
A scarce and interesting catalogue for collectors of scarabs!.
In the present volume, the holdings of the Walters Art Museum of scarabs from ancient Egypt and the ancient Near East are published for the first time...
Ancient Near Eastern Seals from the Kist Collection: Three Millennia of Miniature Reliefs (Culture and History of the Ancient Near East) (Hardcover).
An important book of a fine collection in hardcover.
Condition: Used, but basically as new.
Amazon sells this used from $462 and new at $934.
Superb copy of Collons rare Paperback copy from 1993 on cylinder seal, which is a 'must have' for collectors.
Amazon sells them for $370 as used.
Condition: Close to as new, with original price inside and signs of very light use.
The Ancient Near East has a fascinating and unique source of pictorial information in the form of miniature reliefs produced by the impressions of cylinder seals. This is the most comprehensive introductory survey of cylinder seals yet published...
A Catalogue of Oriental Cylinder Seals and Impressions in the Danish National Museum Paperback – 1960. by O. E. Ravn (Author)
135 pages with beautiful photographs and descriptions of the finest cylinder seals in the Danish national Museum.
Condition: Close to mint. Rare in this condition