All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : About Books : Pre 1930 item #787898
THE GATEWAY TO BOOKLAND. A SELECTION OF THE BEST BOOKS FOR BOYS AND GIRLS OF ALL AGES. 1927-1928. Federal Printing Co., 1927. 4to. A 60 page catalog listing books for children by many different American publishers and in all categories. Illustrated in color and black and white. Hundreds of books are listed. There is a 4 page INDEX of titles, authors, illustrators and classifications at the rear of the catalog. There is a tear at the top of page 60 but no loss...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Contemporary item #787795 (stock #08.050)
Andrew Roth
THE BOOK OF 101 BOOKS: Seminal Photographic Books of the Twentieth Century.

PUBLISHED BY: Roth Horowitz, LLC
FORMAT: Hardcover, 9.5 x 11.5 in. / 320 pgs / 500 color
ISBN: 9780967077444 ISBN10: 0967077443
PUBLICATION DATE: 08/02/2001

Fine as new condition.

Text by Andrew Roth, Vince Aletti, Richard Benson, May Castleberry, Jeffrey Fraenkel, Daido Moriyama, Shelley Rice, David Lee Strauss. Fine as new condition...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1960 item #787786
THE EMERALD CITY OF OZ. BY L.FRANK BAUM. ADAPTED BY PETER ARCHER. PICTURES BY HARRY McNAUGHT. A LITTLE GOLDEN BOOK. New York: Simon & Schuster,(1952). 8" x 6 1/2". Pictorial boards. Full color illustrations. Light stain and some creases on title page (see enlargement 2). General cover wear.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #787785
Glories of Ancient Greece, Vases and Jewelry From the Borowski Collection

Glories of Ancient Greece, Vases and Jewelry From the Borowski Collection , June 2001. Exhibition catalog featuring the magnificent jewelry and ceramics of ancient Greece; such as earring, necklaces, wreathes and rings...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #787774
The Goddess of Sha'ar Hagolan: Excavations at a Neolithic Site in Israel (Hardcover) by Yosef Garfinkel (Author)

Hardcover

106 color photos.

Publisher: Israel Exploration Society (2004)

The ancient settlement of Sha'ar Hagolan in the Jordan Valley has been intensively excavated in recent years and now is considered the main center of prehistoric art in Israel--and possibly the world...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #787769
Cuneiform in Canaan: Cuneiform Sources from the Land of Israel in Ancient Times

One of the earliest surviving manifestations of the cultural heritage of the Land of Israel in ancient times is the use of the cuneiform script, from the Middle Bronze Age to the Iron Age...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #787762
Out of Noah's Ark. Animals in Ancient Art from the Leo Mildenberg Collection, Patricia E. Mottahedeh, ed..

VERY NICE Catalog of the special exhibition.

196pp. catalogue of 155 items, coloured plates & bl.& wh. illustrations, bibliography,Hard cover. SHIPPING:$11
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #787761
"People of the Sea; The Search for the Philistines" by Trude Dothan and Moshe Dothan

Publisher: Macmillan Publishing Company Publication date: 1992

Bibliographic info: xii + 276 + 32 color plates

Language(s): English

Cover: Cloth

about the book :

The authors, both archaeologists and historians at universities in Israel, have devoted 30 years to studying the material culture and history of the Philistines, one of the sea people who migrated during the Late Bronze A...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #787757
Catalog that accompanies a fascinating exhibition which delves into the formation and function of awe-inspiring monsters and supernatural composite creatures that were prominent in the imagination of the peoples of the ancient Near East and the classical world.

The catalogue is divided into four main chapters each with comprehensive articles on The Creatures of the Sea, Creatures of the Earth, Creatures of the Air and The Battles of the Gods and Mortals against the Monsters.

Edited by ...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #787755
Over the ages, oil lamps have vividly reflected the customs and aspirations of diverse societies dwelling in the Holy Land

******* Let There Be Light – Oil lamps from the Holy Land, December 2004, accompanies the fascinating exhibition on the development of the oil lamp through three thousand years, from biblical times through the beginning of Islam...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #787754
Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem: Guide to the Collection, Third Edition, 2002.

ENGLISH. A walking guide to the Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem permanent exhibition, 147 pages with color photographs. Including a comprehensive fold-out time-line: a chronological chart of major events in the Ancient Near East.

Soft Cover.

SHIPPING $7
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #787753
Islamic Art through the Ages Masterpieces of the Islamic Museum of al-Haram al-Sharif (al-Aqsa Mosque) Jerusalem

Dr.Marwan F. Abu Khalaf, 1998

Description

For the first time, the historical collection of artwork in the Islamic Museum of al-Haran al-Sharif is available in a full-color catalog...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #787751
The Reuben and Edith Hecht Collection - A

Ancient Means of Exchange, Weights and Coins

Ya’akov Meshorer

The 200-page, bilingual (Hebrew/English) catalog contains a detailed discussion of some 800 ancient means of payment, weights, and coins found in the collection of the Reuben and Edith Hecht Museum at the University of Haifa

SHIPPING $15

The Contents of the Catalogue:

Ancient Means of Exchange

Introduction

Metal Ingots as Means of Exchange

W...
The Reuben and Edith Hecht Collection

West-Semitic Seals, Eighth-Sixth Centuries BCE

by Nahman Avigad, Michael Heltzer, and Andre Lemaire, Edited by Ronny Reich

Hecht Museum / University of Haifa

Bibliographic info: 179 pages

Language(s): English and Hebrew

Cover: Cloth

SHIPPING:$15

The 200-page, bilingual (Hebrew/English) catalog contains a detailed discussion of 140 inscribed seals from the Reuben and Edith Hecht Museum Collection at the University of H...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #787748
'There is no city more beautiful, nor any better filled with all good things' (al-Maqdisi, 985 CE).

Curators: Avner Raban, Ya'el D. Arnon and Rachel Pollak .

The bilingual (Hebrew / English) catalogue contains the following articles:

Avner Raban - Foreword

Ron Toueg - The Urban Planning of Islamic Caesarea

Ya'el D...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #787746
Phoenicians on the Northern Coast of Israel in the Biblical Period

Hecht Museum, University of Haifa

Curators: Avner Raban and Robert R. Stieglitz

llustrated .

The bilingual (Hebrew / English) catalogue contains the following articles:

Ofra Rimon - Preface

Avner Raban & Robert R...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #787551
STILLWELL, AGNES NEWHALL & BENSON, J.L, CORINTH Volume XV Part III, The Potter's Quarter: The Pottery, The American School of Classical Studies at Athens, Princeton, 1984

From the Results Conducted by The American School of Classical Studies at Athens, and with contributions by Alan L. Boegehold and Cedric G. Boulter, the artifacts presented here have great value apart from the circumstances of their finding...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #787550
BAILEY, DONALD M. A Catalogue of the Lamps in the British Museum. IV Lamps of Metal and Stone, and Lampstands. London, British Museum Press, 1996. With 192 plates. Cloth with dustjacket. This fourth and final volume of the catalogue discusses almost 550 examples made of metal and a few of stone, and also some lampstands. The Museum's collection of metal lamps and stands are second to none in its quality and variety...