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Collectors & Collections The British Museum Yearbook 2

By: Camber, Richard

Price: $14.00

Publisher: UK, British Museum Publications: 1977

Seller ID: 012775


Collectors & collections by Richard Camber & British Museum staff. 276pp & 1.3kg to post. Contains six major articles on the great collectors and their passionate aquisitions covering such areas as french enamel, sculpture, tribal art, English antiquities & Chinese porcelain. View more info

QIN SHIHUANG tERRACOTTA WARRIORS AND HORSES

By: Capon Edmund

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Australia, Art Gallery of New South Wales: 1983

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 005904


Catalogue to the Exhibition of the Terracotta Fiogures of Warriors and Horses of the Qin Dynasty of China" Catalogue includes The Origins of Qin, The Discovery and Excavation, Map and Chronological Table, many full colour plates and supporting text. View more info

HISTORY OF INDIAN AND INDONESIAN ART

By: Coomaraswamy Ananda

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.New York: 1985

Seller ID: 006320


Includes 400 illustrations, and 9 maps View more info

THE LEGACY OF EGYPT

By: Glanville S.R.K. Edited By

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, UK: 1943

Seller ID: 013156


Lovely early edition of this book with navy boards and gilt title on spine. View more info

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Before Columbus: Links Between the Old World and Ancient America

By: Gordon, Cyrus

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Turnstone Press: 1972

Seller ID: 012870


Discusses evidence of American landfall by Minoans and Jews in ancient & classical times, and also looks at references to a large land-mass in classical texts. 224 crisp pp & 700g to post. Contents: Mesoamericans portrayed by their own sculptors; Testimony of Greek authors; Plumed Serpent; Megaliths & mariners; The Metcalf Stone & ancient writing; Sea people; Evidence of language; Cultural transmission; Popol Vuh & the ancient Near East; Summation; Postscript on Bat Cre... View more info

A History of Cyprus Volume 1

By: Hill, Sir George

Price: $325.00

Publisher: London, Cambridge University Press: 1949

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 008500


Previous owner's gift inscription 1st page. dj clipped & darkened on spine, upper corners bumped. 352pp, endpaper maps & numerous bw photos. Sir George Francis Hill (1867-1948), was perhaps best known as a numismatist, although his scholarly interests and accomplishments included a range of time periods and subjects. A classicist by training, Hill built his career at the British Museum's department of coins and medals. In his forty-three years there he produced volumes o... View more info

UNKNOWN SPAIN: Spain of the Conquistadors (Northern Spain)

By: Pillement Georges

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Johnson, London: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004415


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Ancient Iraq

By: Roux, Charles

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Pelican: 1972

Seller ID: 012872


480pp, less than 500g, previous owner name, plastic covering, crease on reaar cover. Georges Roux was a remarkable man. He was an Anglophile French doctor who worked in Iraq many years ago for an international oil company. While in Iraq and later, he was fascinated by the epic history of the Mesopotamian civilizations that succeeded one another over three thousand years. reviewer says >>> I would not have believed such a distant civilisation could so effortlessly been ... View more info

GREEK AND ETRUSCAN PAINTING

By: Schaeffner Claude, Editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Heron Books, London: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005906


A comprehensive text of Greek and Etruscan Painting including Prehellenic civilisations, Chronology of Ancient Greece and Etruria, Calendar of Archaeological Discovery, reece, Maps, List of Museums and much more. View more info