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1 Glass and Glazes from Ancient Egypt 
New York NY Brooklyn Museum 1948 1st Edition Softcover (Side-stapled) Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Historical survey, concentrated on the Brooklyn Museum's collection, of the use of glass and glazing in Egyptian art and reliquary. 30 b&w photos of sarcophagi, jars, amulets, and more. Book Condition : Good; stain to right edge of title page effecting first few pages; discoloration along spine and edges; crease to top right corner of cover and inside pages; no markings to text. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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2 The Eternal Present : The Beginnings of Architecture, A Contribution on Constancy and Change (Bollingen Series XXXV) Giedion, S.
New York NY Bollingen Foundation/Pantheon Books 1964 Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
This is Part 2 of the 6th volume of the A.W. Mellon lectures in the fine arts which are delivered annually at the National Gallery of Art. The volumes of lectures constitute number XXXV in the Bollingen Series. This is a particularly interesting volume on ancient architecture especially Egypt and Mesopotamia. Subjects include pyramids, ziggurats, and temples. The major theme is the variety of ancient conceptions of space. Includes fold-out maps. Book Condition : Very Good; no internal markings; some light age discoloration to inside covers and free end papers; rubbing to spine; relaxed binding. 
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3 Mycenae: A Narrative of Researches and Discoveries at Mycenae and Tiryns Heinrich Schliemann
NewYork NY Arno Press 1976 0405098510 / 9780405098512 Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Reprint of classic archaelogical text detailing Schliemann's research at Mycenae and Tiryns and the resulting insights into Mycenaean bronze age culture. 700+ b&w illustrations. Book Condition : Good; occasional pencil underlining (c. 5 - 10% of pages); chip at upper left front cover corner; light bumping to spine ends. No Dust Jacket. 
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Data Recovery Excavations at the Blueberry Hill Prehistoric Site (7K-C-107), Heite, Edward F. and Cara L. Blume
4 Data Recovery Excavations at the Blueberry Hill Prehistoric Site (7K-C-107) Heite, Edward F. and Cara L. Blume
Dover DE Delaware Dept. of Transportation, Division of Planning, Location and Environmental Studies Office 1995 Probable First Edition Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
This is a report of Phase III Archaeological data recovery at the prehistoric site along the proposed course Scarborough Road in the city of Dover, Kent County, Delaware. Blueberry Hill proved to be well preserved in spite of intrusions from cultivation and construction. After Phrase II investigation was completed the site was determined to be eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places. Delaware Department of Transportation Archaeology Series Number 130. Large softcover with 193 pages. Book Condition : Good; Pages are clean and bright with no markings or tears. There is light bending (not full crease) to corner of most pages. Cover is clean with some shelf wear and light creasing. Binding is tight . 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Egyptian Pottery (Shire Egyptology) Hope, Colin
Aylesbury, England Shire Publications Ltd 1987 0852638523 / 9780852638521 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Survey of ancient Egyptian pottery, its functionality, the makers as well as the manufacturing process, and its role in the study of Ancient Egypt, are all discussed. Many b&w photos and illustrations. Book Condition : Near Fine; no text marks, former owner's name marked out on top of title page; light wear to cover edges; price sticker on bottom left rear cover. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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6 Archaeologist at Work : A Story in Pictures Kinsey, W. Fred III
Harrisburg PA Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission 1964 Softcover (Side-stapled) Good Plus Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Photo essay (26 b&w photos) on basic archaeological methods at a dig site. Focus of research was a Susquehannock Indian burial site in Lancaster County Pennsylvania. Book Condition : Good+; former owner's name inside cover, no text markings; light creasing to covers; some cover corner curling and page tip creasing. 
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The Acropolis of Athens, Panoutsos, A.
7 The Acropolis of Athens Panoutsos, A.
Athens, Greece Demetra Sigala Edition Unstated Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 
32-page softcover with glossy card covers, 12mo - over 6" - 7 " tall. Includes a color fold-out map attached to rear cover. Published by Demetra Sigala, no date shown (c1960). History and guidebook of the Acropolis. Greek text by A. Panoutsos, Designs and Map by Zaschos Skardiakos, Photographs by N. Stournaras. Condition: Good; previous owner's names and stampings inside front cover. Pages are clean and unmarked. The last 8 pages have some wear, chipping, and small tears to top edge. Covers have some scuffing, light creasing, corner creasing and edge wear. Map is unmarked with light edge wear. Paperback 0 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Babylonian Chronology 626 B.C. - A.D. 45 Parker, Richard A. and Waldo H. Dubberstein
Chicago IL University of Chicago Press 1946 2nd Edition Soft cover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Ex-Seminary library. 2nd Edition 1946. Earlier version of Parker's Chronology attempts to resolve dating issues between the Neo-Babylonian, Achaemenid Persian, and Seleucid periods and provides conversion tables for the Babylonian and Julian calendars. The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, Studies in Ancient Oriental Civilization No. 24. Book Condition : Good, Ex-Seminary Library; softcover preserved in pressboard (attached with binding tape); no markings to text; age toning to text block; pocket removed from inside rear cover. 
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