GODS OF EDEN - EGYPTS'S LOST LEGACY AND THE GENESIS OF CIVILISATION
(Headline 1998) Neat inscription and bookplate on ffep, otherwise fine in fine dustwrapper (Book ref. 4757) £10.00
MYSTERIES OF THE MUMMIES
The Story of the Manchester University Investigation (BCA ) 6mo 192pp bw ills. F/G (Book ref. 2044) £7.50
THE RIDDLE OF THE PYRAMIDS
(BCA 1978 rep) 4to 224pp. 85ills inc 15 col ills amd 42 line drawings.VG/VG (Book ref. 1236) £8.50
VALLEY OF THE KINGS.
London. Michael Joseph. 1981. lst edn. HEAVY hardback. 293 pages. B.w. and colour illustrations. Fine in black cloth with gilt lettering to spine, Prize Label of The Hewett School, Norwich, on front fly-leaf, in a near-fine price-clipped d.w. ISBN: 0-7181-2045-0. (Book ref. 8084) £5.95
Heritage of the Pharaohs: An Introduction to Egyptian Archaeology
Oxford: Phaidon, 1977. Softcover. First thus. Softcover. Square 4to. 224 pp. Colour and b/w plates and illustrations throughout. Small inscr. to front endpage. Covers neatly laminated. VG (Book ref. 07566) £8.00
Ancient Egyptian Painting
Berne: Hallwag, 1969. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Bright pictorial cover, 50 pages, 19 colour plates, no previous owner marks. Ancient Egyptian painting spans the years between approximately 2700-1220 B.C. a period of some 1,500 years. Photographs by A.Skira, English translation by Britta M.Charleston. No.25 in Orbis Pictus series. (Book ref. 5867) £6.50
Alien Art: Extraterrestrial Expressions on Earth
Surrey, England: CLB, 1998. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 185833859X Bright pictorial covers and dustjacket, 125 pages, foreword by Erich Von Daniken, colour photography throughout, cultureal reference map, bibliography, index; no previous owner markings, very nice condition. A fascinating tour of the world's most enigmatic artistic and architectural mysteries. (Book ref. 3541) £4.50
The Lost Pharaohs. The Romance of Egyptian Archaeology.
London: Evans Brothers, 1952. 3rd. Impression. 256pp. With 51 black & white illustrations from photographs. A very good plus hardback copy in the original orange/brown cloth with silver lettered spine. No wrapper. (Book ref. 6298) £7.50
On the Hieratic Papyrus of Nesi-Amsu, a Scribe in the Temple of Amen-Ra at Thebes, about B.C. 305 [the three books complete]
Archaeologia, 1890. First Edition?. Very Good. 242mm x 298mm tall (9.5" x 11.75" approx.). Pp 393-608 incl. [216pp], comprising the whole of the papyrus of Nesi-Amsu in the three distinct compositions: "The Festival Songs of Isis and Nephthys", 2) "The Litanies of Seker", and 3). "The Book of the Overthrowing of Apepi", with their translation into English. Disbound from Archaeologia Volume 52, Pt 2.. Very good. (Book ref. 003963) £35.00
The Life and Times of Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt. A Study in the Origin of the Roman Empire.
Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood, 1914. 1st. Edn. pp. xx, 410. plus 7pp. reviews & 64pp. publisher's catalogue. With 14 black & white plates, 1 plan, 4 folding maps. 1 double page genealogical chart of the Ptolemies. In the original red buckram. Gilt lettered spine. Medallion portrait to front board. The boards are rubbed and worn. Bottom corners are well bumped. Some foxing throughout. A good plus complete hardback copy. (Book ref. 6294) £10.00
The Life and Times of Akhnaton Pharaoh of Egypt.
London, Thornton Butterworth, 1923. New and revised edition, 8vo, original light brown cloth lettered black, a little rubbed, with a frontispiece, 25 illustrations and 7 illustrations in the text, previous owners inscription on fly-leaf, a good copy. (Book ref. 32553) £10.00
Pyramids and Progress: Sketches from Egypt. With an Introduction by Rev. Professor Sayce.
London, Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1900. 4to, original blue cloth decorated gilt, a little faded and worn, with a frontispiece and 319 illustrations, a good copy. (Book ref. 32534) £10.00
Sakkara : A Guide to the Necropolis of Sakkara and the site of Memphis;
London, Longman, 1978; Softcover. 172pp with illustrations. Very good condition with no marks. (Book ref. 14869) £6.00
Tutankhamun the Exodus Conspiracy : The Truth Behind Archaeology's Greatest Mystery;
London, Virgin Books, 2002; 1st edition. Hardback. Very good/ Dust jacket Nr fine. xii, 338pp with illustrations. Ink mark on ffep. Black covers with silver title on spine. Protected dust jacket has price intact. Please note heavy book, some extra postage may be required . (Book ref. 18195) £6.00
ANCIENT EGYPTIANS And CHINESE In AMERICA.
London. George Prior Associated Publishers, 1976. Vol. 1 of the series "Old World Origins of American Civilization." 135 pages including addenda & bibliography. 115 b./w. photographs, drawings, & a sketch map of Mesoamerica with some archaeological sites. 22cm. x 16cm. Cover & contents near fine, no inscription or marks. D./w. near fine, priced £3.50, but flap marked where W.H. Smiths price sticker was. ISBN 090400001X. (Book ref. 6555) £10.00
The Treasury of Ancient Egypt; Miscellaneous Chapters on Ancient Egyptian History and Archaeology
Edinburgh: William Blackwood, 1911. First Edition. A very good copy in blue cloth lettered and decorated in white on upper board and lettered in gilt on spine. Top edge gilt. Small ownership inscription on front end-paper. Pp.xiii,308 + 6pp adverts. 28 illustrations. (Book ref. 7032) £25.00
People of the Pharaohs. From peasant to courtier.
London: Michael O'Mara, 1997. 1st. VG navy cloth h/b with gilt lettering to spine; VG col illus black d/w with white lettering, not pc or chipped. 15cms x 24cms, viii+248pp. 100 b/w line drawings + 16pp col plates. Time chart, map, intro, 10 chaps, acks, bib, origin of line drawings, index. Clean, unmarked copy. Weight 568g. 1854792180. (Book ref. 2494) £6.50
Nefertiti. Egypt's sun queen.
London: Viking, 1998. 1st. VG+ black cloth h/b with gilt lettering to spine; VG+ black d/w with col illus & brown lettering, not pc or chipped. 15.5cms x 24cms, 232pp. 19 b/w photo plates, 38 line drawings, maps & chronologies. Intro, 7 chaps, epilogue, notes, further reading, index.. Clean, unmarked copy. Weight 561g. 0670869988. (Book ref. 2510) £6.50
London: Collins, 1981. 1st. VG+ black cloth h/b with gilt lettering to spine; VG+ col illus d/w with yellow lettering, price clipped, unchipped, sl edgewear. 22cms x 29.25cms, 201pp. Grey/black illus eps. Col & b/w illus throughout. Intro, 15 chaps, index. Clean, unmarked copy. Weight 1040g. 0002164612. (Book ref. 2561) £6.00
The ancient Egyptians. How they lived and worked.
Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1976. Maps & drawings: Elizabeth Rodenbeck. 1st. VG cream/brown speckled cloth h/b with maroon lettering to spine; VG white d/w with brown/black illus & brown/black lettering, price clipped, no chips. 14.25cms x 22.25cms, 152pp. 499 b/w plates, b/w illus & maps. Clean, unmarked copy. Weight 360g. 0715372602. (Book ref. 2469) £6.50