Bathurst, Australia: The National Cultural Council of Papuo New Guinea; Robert Brown and Associates;, 1981. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, 408 pages; VG/VG; spine black with white lettering; dust jacket has slight rubbing to covers, corners; interior clean; "The first full photographic account of a single cultural group in Papua New Guinea - the Gogodala. They number approximately 10,000 and live as lagoon dwellers along the floodplain of the Aramia River north of the Fly River Delta." Includes a catalogue of known objects and artifacts held in museums around the world.;shelved front table.
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Texas: American Anthropological Association, 2008. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG-/no-DJ (paperback); Spine is white with black text; Boards have general shelf wear, light rubbing to corners, back cover is creased, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, light age-toning, label from previous owner on half-title page, content is clear; pp 124; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international orders.
Beyrouth: Institut Francais D'Archeologie du Proche-Orient, 1997. Small Quarto; VG-/no-DJ paperback; White spine with black text; Covers are very lightly age toned & slight smudges on exterior with slight wear along edges, otherwise panels are strong and sturdy; Text block shows slight shelf wear due to handling and stamped letter on title page, otherwise pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 332. French & English languages. Aisle 7.
Rouen: Imprimerie J. Leclerf Fils, 1909. Text in French; Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Grey spine w/teal spine label and black text; Rebound in hardcover w/original paperback covers glued on, these pb covers are age toned and have some rubbing, front pb cover a little foxing, boards are straight and strong, binding strong; Textblock age toned, textblock edges have foxing, interior clean; 170 pp. text, 9 pp. plates.
Paris: Editions E. de Boccard, 1965. Text in French; Small quartos; VG hardcovers; Green spines with tan spine labels and black text, labels read "VIIIe Congres Paris 1963"; Rebound in hardcover with original paperback covers glued on. These paperback covers are age toned (especially at top and near edges), and have occasional edge wear and light creases. Back paperback cover of Vol I. has large closed tear at top edge, some spots/smudges, and small scuffs. Boards of both volumes strong, bindings strong; Textblocks lightly age toned, interiors clean; Vol. I ("Texte"): 681 pp., Vol. II ("Planches"): 158 pp. plates.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1966. First. First edition, second printing; octavo; VG-/Fair; brown spine with beige and orange text; dustjacket has significant edgewear with tearing, creasing, and fraying, moderate scratching, discoloration, and staining to covers; boards are strong and clean with light bumping to corners; textblock lightly age toned, otherwise clean; 590pp.
Mysore: Directorate of Archaeology & Museums, 1991. Small Quarto; G-/no-DJ; Light green spine with red text; Boards are covered with what appears to be shrink wrap plastic with lumpy texture, otherwise panels & spine have minor wear, slight age toning along gutters; Text block has darkened with age, but unmarked and fully bound; pp 194.
Tripoli: Department of Antiquities / Society for Libyan Studies, 1989, 1994. Texts in English w/short Arabic summaries; Quarto; VG/no-DJ paperback; Part 1: turquoise spine w/black text, Part 2: light blue spine w/black text; Covers have occasional light edge wear. Part 1: top right spine tip bumped, lower left spine tip has tiny tear, front cover has slight crease in lower right. Part 2: upper left spine tip slightly bumped, back cover has slight crease in lower left. Bindings of both volumes strong; Textblock interiors clean; Part 1: 306 pp., Part 2: 220 pp. ISBNs: 0950836354 & 0950836370.
Jerusalem: The Department of Antiquities and Museums,Ministry of Education and Culture, 1971. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Tan spine with dark text; Cloth has slightly rubbed exterior with minor edge wear, otherwise panels are unmarked and strong; Text block has slightly age toned exterior edges and two pinhole size holes through first few pages, light foxing on pastedowns & end papers with tight binding; pp 219.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1880. first edition; with maps, plans, and about 1800 illustrations. thick, large octavo in burgundy embossed hardcovers with gold and black gilt on front board; spine discolored with gold letters; VG; boards with very moderate shelf wear; slight shelf wear around spine and corners; small tear on ffep; front gutter starting to crack, but binding strong; paper slightly faded and dusted on edges; text clean with no marks; maps folded at the end; some slightly foxed; one has a tiny tear on top; pp. 800; Chapter I on the seven cities followed by nine appendices and notes by various scholars; shelved in Case 7.
Paris: Librairie Orientaliste Paul Geuthner, 1934. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Black spine with grey spine label and black text; Rebound in hardcover w/original paperback front cover glued to front board, this pb cover is lightly age toned, esp. at edges, and a few letters are slightly faded. Boards are strong, back board has faint, tiny spot near top, binding is strong; Textblock lightly age toned; 115 pp. text, 36 pp. plates.
Heidelberg: F. H. Kerle Verlag, 1967. Text in German; Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Black spine with black spine label and gilded text; Rebound in hardcover, boards straight and strong, spine gilt faded in places but still perfectly legible, original pb covers glued to front and back, these are age toned with very occasional light rubbing, back cover a few small, faint smudges near outer edge, book's binding is strong; Textblock age toned, textblock fore edge has very occasional light foxing, interior clean; 179 pp. text, 64 pp. plates, approx. 243 pp. total.
Wien: Verlag der Osterreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 1991. Text in German; Quarto; VG- paperback; White spine with black text; Covers have minor edge wear and light age toning, back cover a tiny scuff, inside of back cover has envelope affixed containing maps and diagrams, book's binding is strong; Textblock interior clean; 313 pp. text, 84 pp. illustrations and plates.
Heidelberg: F.H. Kerle Verlag, 1970. Quartos: VG/no-DJ paperbacks: Light greenish gray spine with black text: 2 volume set: Covers are clean, general shelfwear to both volumes, rubbing mainly at corners and head and tail of spine:slight bumping to the slipcase for the map of Pompeii: Textblock is clean and pages unmarked, all maps in very good condition: Volume one is text with ten fold out maps at the back, volume two is a slipcase containing a large foldout map of Pompeii: Text is entirely in GERMAN: 179 pp.
New York: Thames and Hudson, 1995. Revised and Expanded Edition. Octavo: VG/VG-: White spine with red text: DJ has general shelfwear, extensive rubbing, some creasing to head of spine: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing to edges, light bump to tail of spine, binding solid: Textblock exterior has small dark spot along tail edge else clean, pages clean and unmarked: Revised and Expanded Edition: 528 pp.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1975. Large Octavo; pp 399; G/G-; gray pictorial spine with blue text; full title: The Rape of the Nile: Tomb Robbers, Tourists, and Archaeologists in Egypt; dust jacket has slightly sunned spine; minor chips to corners; some staining inside dj; previous bookshop's sticker residue to front; light sunning to exterior; cloth has light sunning to exterior; light dampstaining to tail edge; strong boards; text block shows light soiling to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior lightly toned; profusely illustrated.
Hancock: Quincy Mine Hoist Association in cooperation with the Program in Industrial History and Archaeology ... 1997. Octavo (oblong); VG/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, cream with black print; DJ has label taped to spine, else clean and bright; Boards in brown cloth with orange print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight but for embossed owner stamp on title page; Published “in cooperation with the Program in Industrial History and Archaeology, Department of Social Sciences, Michigan Technological University (Houghton, Michigan)” — title page verso; ix, 126 pages, illustrated.
Bulgaria: Sofia Publishing House of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 1989. Foreign Edition. Qto. VG/VG. medium gray DJ spine with expansive bold uppercase titling after tail publishing house logo and in black characters to tip of DJ strip. neat and thick pictorial bands enhance the white and thick black uppercase title, above full publishing house in black between panel-wide black stripes. rear cover an excellent uniform gray. roughened and tiny scuffs and fraying shows at DJ spine ends and corners. wide inner flaps. deeply blind-stamped titling runs down spine and main title in upper half of front board of the black cloth HB. volume wear matches the extremities wear of the DJ. very dark eggplant purple semi-gloss endsheets, fep/ffep area very tight. a striking display of silver treasure, most on matching eggplant colorblocks and each numbered. the text in black on white alongside with no markings and tight binding at hinges mainly and through thick volume display sheets. 194 pp.
Leiden, Netherlands: E.J. Brill. Mixed Editions. Octavo; VG-/G; white spines with black text; 9 volumes; editions published 1964-1987; dust jackets have slight sunning to exteriors, mostly to spines; light bending to some edges; small chip to front tail edge of vol. 4; small chip to rear tail edge of vol. 5; tiny chip to head fore corner of vol. 8; some slight soiling to exteriors; cloths show slight sunning to spines; clean boards; strong boards; text blocks show light shelf wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; ex-library with stamps to pastedowns; small brown stain to page 1 of vol. 1; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Pantheon Books, 1986. 8vo; VG/VG;Yellow spine with red text; dust jacket's color moderately changed as a result of exposure to sun and shelf wear; back board has slightly bumped at the top corner; otherwise both boards are strong and clean; text block minimally age-toned otherwise clean. 245p.
New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1965. Quarto; G+/no dust jacket; Tan-grey cloth spine with red text labels, gilt text; Boards are age toned, some foxing, undamaged; Text block edge is foxed and age toned, book plate from previous owner on front paste-down, previous owner's name penned on front-end paper, foxing on paste-downs and end-papers, occasional foxing in margins, occasional underlining in pencil, text is undamaged; 464pp.
Mumbai: Marg Publications, 2001. Quarto: VG-/VG-: Blue and brown spine with orange text: DJ has light shelfwear, rippling along back joint, barcode sticker on back bottom, otherwise clean: Boards are strong with rubbing to edges, light bumping to corners, small stain on back board, binding is solid: Textblock is clean: 140 pp.
New York: The University of the State of New York, 1976. Small Quarto; VG-/no-DJ, paperback; Blue spine with white text. Covers have shelf wear, rubbing on edges, small sticker residue on front, fraying on corners, apart from that, binding strong, no tears; Textblock has previous owner's name and glue residue on title page, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 325; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
Jerusalem: Franciscan Printing Press, 1990. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; G+/G+ (paperback with DJ); Spine is black with white text; DJ has general shelf wear, scratches and marks, age-toning, some small open and closed tears, design is clear; Covers have edge wear, warping, rubbing to corners, design is clear; Text block has general signs of handling, warping, light age-toning, content is clear; pp 596; Additional cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Washington: Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, 2012. Quarto; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, grey illustration with white print; Boards in glossy illustrated paper, light wear to spine caps, shaken binding; Text block has loose hinges, else clean and tight; 607 pages, illustrated (chiefly color). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
Barcelona: Museu D'Arqueologia de Barcelona, 1934. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Dark red with gilt text; Cloth has slightly sunned panels with light wear and minimal edge wear; Text block has darkened slightly with very slight foxing on half title page, small tear at binding on title page, and small tear midway at fore edges of last few pages, otherwise clean and intact pages; pp 45. Spanish text. Shelved in aisle 7.
Calgary: The University of Calgary, 1992. First. Quarto; G+/no-DJ paperback; beige spine with olive text; covers have moderate staining, smudging, and discoloration, some edgewear, front cover has previous owner's name written in black ink in top right corner; textblock is clean; 541pp. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
Rome: 1997. Text in Spanish; Octavo; VG/VG; Black spine with white text; Dustjacket has occasional light rubbing to glossy surface, esp. back cover, DJ has occasional very minor edge/corner wear; Boards straight and strong, binding strong; Textblock; some very light age toning perceptible at edges of pages, interior clean; 292 pp.