New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1955. first edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Light tan spine with black text; Cloth is lightly sunned & rubbed exterior with minor edge wear with otherwise sturdy, clean and intact panels; Text block exterior has light age toning on exterior edge due to handling but has unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 362.
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Paris: 1903. Name of publisher not indicated; Text in French; Thin octavo; VG- hardcover; Black spine with no text; Rebound in hardcover, boards straight and strong, original pb covers glued to front and back, these are age toned with foxing, small spots, and occasional tiny chip at their edges, book's binding is strong; Textblock age toned, occasional foxing at edges, first page have a few yellowish smudges (appears to be dried adhesive) in upper right and lower right corners, interior clean; 40 pp.; Inscribed by author on title page.
New York: Thames & Hudson, Inc., 2012. first U.S. edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Blue & black spine with gilt text; dust jacket is covered with mylar and shows minimal shelf wear with clean and intact exterior; cloth has slight wear on exterior with some smudges on front, however panels are strong & intact; text block has clean, crisp pages with tight binding; pp 240.
London: Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies, 1995. Journal of Roman Studies Monograph No. 8; Quarto; VG/VG; Light blue spine with black text and graphic of buildings; Dustjacket has minor edge wear, back cover some creases at bottom; Boards strong, back board a little very light rubbing, binding strong; Textblock interior clean; 331 pp. text, 45 pp. plates.
La Paz: Ministerio de Educacion, 1957. First edition. Large, thick quarto in beige cloth hardcovers with red and black letters; VG; very moderate soiling and fraying around edges; strong binding; paper discolored, particularly around edges, but not detrimental to reading; this is the bilingual edition, now out of print, of vol. III and IV bound together; contains abundant plates in color and photographs of artifacts with chapters on ceramics, symbolism, and mummification; shelved in Front table; please contact us for shipping costs.
London: David & Charles. Octavo: VG/VG: Green spine with white text: DJ hsa some foxing on the interior, slight discolorations on inside flaps, mild shelfwear and scuffing: Boards are strong but faded along edges, some shelfwear mostly concentrated at tail and head: Textblock has some foxing along head edge, pages are clean and free of markings, tears and folds, book contains some black and white photos and maps of the subject matter: 190 pp.
Alexandria, VA: Robert h. Smith/Stonehenge Press, 1992. Reprinted. Small quarto; pp 238; VG/VG; green spine with white text; full title: Cultural Atlas of the World: Mesopotamia and the Ancient Near East; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; mild wear to edges; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
Texas: American Anthropological Association, 2011. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG-/no-DJ (paperback); Spine is white with black text; Boards have general shelf wear, rubbing to corners, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, light age-toning, content is clear; pp 142; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international orders.
Cairo: Government of Palestine, Department of Antiquities, 1936. First Edition. Thick folio rebound in 3/4 dark brown cloth and leatherette; VG; six-band embossed spine with gold letters; minimal soiling; strong binding; uncut pages; thick paper slightly faded; text clean; pp. 347; contains 38 plates at the end; historical contacts; descriptions and index of royal names and divinities; shelved Front Table; please contact us for shipping costs.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1998. Quarto; pp 247; VG/VG-; Rust spine with black white text; Dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior; Cloth has minimal wear to exterior, minimal wear to edges; Text block is clean; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Paris: Librarie Orientaliste Paul Geuthner, 1983. Text in French; Thin quarto; VG hardcover; Red spine with gilded text; Rebound in hardcover w/original paperback covers glued on, these covers have light rubbing and very occasional tiny scuff, boards strong w/very light corner wear, binding strong; Textblock interior clean; 16 pp.
New York: Scribner, Armstrong & Company, 1878. Octave; VG/ Hardcover with no dust jacket; green spine with gold text, spine is broken at the front and rear joints; boards are extremely shelf-worn and have liquid residue, scars and minor wrinkles, as well as bumps at the tips; text block has severe edge- wear with marks at the margins, fore, top and bottom edges otherwise pages are legible; 384p.
New York: Scribner's Sons, 1885. first edition. Large, thick octavo in dark green hardcovers with gold gilt and letters on covers and spine; VG; boards show some soiling and discoloration; spine has some shelf wear on ends; ex-libris plate inside front cover; frontispiece large folded map (heavily foxed) of the Acropolis of Tiryns; binding still strong; occasional pages heavily foxed; 178 illustrations throughout; 27 plates, folded and in color; contains research on the details of the Men's apartments; material and construction, and technical remarks; in good condition; shelved in Case 7.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1884. first edition; with 150 woodcuts and 4 maps and plans. Thick octavo in dark navy blue hardcovers with vinyl DJ; spine with gold letters and gilted illustration; VG; boards with very moderate soiling and tiny bumps on corners; strong binding; paper faded and edges dusty; pp. 434; map of the Troad as frontispiece; large folded map of Troy at the end; contains chapters on the first prehistoric settlement; the "Ilios" of Homer; the Seventh city; and the conical mounds; in good condition; shelved in Case 7.
Malibu: The J. Paul Getty Museum, 1999. Quarto (oblong); Second printing; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with tan and black print; DJ in mylar, illustrated with brown and black print, mild edgewear, smudging/shelfwear; Boards in white cloth with brown print, bump to top corners, else clean and strong; Text block has bump to top corner of rear pages, else clean and tight; xvi, 296 pages, illustrated (b&w).
New York: Gustave H. Schwab, 1904. Quarto; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, grey without print; Boards in grey cloth with silver print, peripheral soiling, soiling and stains to spine, tattered spine caps, wear to corners and edges; Text block has gilt top edge, light soiling to end papers, cracked hinges, shaken binding, intermittent spine breaks, plate at page 48 separated from binding; 70 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of State Parks, State of Hawaii, 1968. Octavo; G; Paperback; Spine, faded green without print; Cover is green with black print, mild edgewear and slight bumps to outside corners, mild peripheral tanning, ink notation on front; Text block has small stain to top edge, else clean and tight; 37 leaves, illustrated (b&w plates, 1 folded map).
New York City: Dover, 1958. First. Quarto, unpaginated; G+ condition; Off-white wrappers with black text on spine, front and rear and photo of statuette on covers, pencil notes at top rear cover, few blemishes and general wear; endpapers feature photos of artwork, interior clean and unmarked with 161 plates.
London & New York: Kegan Paul International, 1988. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Red and yellowish orange spine with black text: DJ has light general shelfwear, sticker residue on back bottom portion, otherwise clean: Boards are strong and clean with edgewear mainly concentrated at head and tail of spine: Textblock is clean, front free page has bookplate from previous owner, pages otherwise clean and free of markings, folds or tears: 160 pp.
Philadelphia: The University Museum, University of Pennsylavnia, 1979. Octavo; VG-; Paperback; Spine, blue without print; cover is blue with white print, slight edgewear, slight shelfwear, crease to rear, vendor label on rear; Text block clean and tight; vii, 73 pages, illustrated, folded map tipped in at end of volume.
Jerusalem: The Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1979. Thin Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Light gray spine with brown text; Cloths have minimal shelf wear, slightly bumped head edge and lightly sunned spine, otherwise exterior is unmarked and panels are sturdy; Text block has slight age toning along edges with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 95, with 35 black & white plates. Aisle 7 on the sales floor.
Rome: Giorgio Bretschneider Editore, 1983. Text in Italian; Quarto; VG- hardcover; spine ; Rebound in hardcover w/original paperback covers glued to boards. These covers have been accidentally affixed upside down and in reverse (the back pb cover is on the front board and the front pb cover on the back board). PB covers have very occasional light rubbing and edge wear. Boards are straight and strong, binding strong; Textblock interiors clean; 75 pp. text, 18 pp. plates.
New Haven and London: Yale University, 1965. Quarto; good+/good; dj, green spine with white text; HB, green gold lettering; front board, brocaded blind pattern; endpapers, maps; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 202 pp.; appendix, illustrations, 221 plates and figures; dj, sunned; chipping; short closed tears; dj protected by mylar sleeve. [Shelved in Archaeology].
Paris - Singapore: Editions Didier Millet - Archipelago Press, 1990. Folio. VG-/VG+. Dark gray paper, with silver lettering on spine and front/ DJ: black, with silver lettering on spine and front, illustration on front. Decorated endpapers. 175pp. Profusely illustrated with plates of b/w and full-color photographs of the famous 9th-century Buddhist monument in Java, Indonesia. Light shelf wear to DJ. DJ in removable protective plastic (brodart). Light shelf wear to boards, light rubbing along edges. Light scuffing to endpapers. Heavy 3in crease along lower corners of two pages towards the end of text; otherwise, text block clean and bright. Hinges and spine signatures all tight. Overall, very good-, in a very good+ dust jacket. Changed to Rockville Non-Retail 3-4-18, shelved in non-retail area.
Paris: Les Editions D'Art et D'Histoire, 1934. Quarto; Fair/no-DJ paperback; Navy blue spine with white text, Covers are detaching from binding and is moderately age toned, rubbed and soiled exterior, some light staining at head spine edge which has 2.5 inch tear along front joint, missing lower 1.5 inch portion of spine edge, and sunned spine, 'as is'; Text block has darkened on exterior edges with ivory toned pages, good binding; pp 109. French text. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Oxford: The Beazley Archive and Archaeopress, 2002. Large quarto; VG/VG; Black and tan spine with white text; Dustjacket VG w/occasional light rubbing to glossy surface; Boards strong, bottom edge of front board has one tiny indent, front pastedown has a very small, thin open tear near top right corner, book's binding is strong; Textblock interior clean; 345 pp. text, 86 pp. plates.
Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 1974. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 290; G/paperback; grayish green spine with beige and dark green text; covers show light sunning to exterior; lightly sunned spine; some rubbing wear to edges; intact panels; text block has light soiling to exterior edges; previous owner's name inside front cover; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 1940. Thin quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Red spine with black spine label and gilded text; Rebound in hardcover w/original paperback front cover glued on, this pb cover is lightly frayed in upper right and has a few small scuffs and smudges, boards straight and strong w/some light edge wear and rubbing, binding strong; Textblock lightly age toned, head edge has small damp mark, interior clean; 91 pp.
New York, NY: New York State Council on the Arts, 1971. First. Folio; VG/G+ [Slipcase]; Slipcase sturdy but slightly warped, circular stains on the case cover suggest that it may have been used as a coaster, some speckling on the case cover, several edges have been worn down to the boards, some discoloration due to age likely; Portfolio overview plus 49 loose plates included in set, all are clean with some darkening from age; pp 4-page overview, 49 loose plates.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1981. Quarto; VG/VG-; Tan spine with brown text; Dustjacket edge wear very occasional and light, DJ has occasional rubbing of a darker color, inside of DJ has scotch tape at top edge of spine; Boards straight and strong w/ some very light corner wear, binding strong; Textblock: back end paper and last page have a few slight waves but book gives no appearance of damp contact, interior clean; 50 pages text, 66 pages of illustrations, 116 pp. total.
Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution, 1931. First Edition. 8vo., paged 609-616, 1 plate (portrait); VG; light grey cover with black print, name and date stamped on front, penciled price on front corner, slight wear and soiling to edges; interior clean but for one pencil line on page 614, slight soiling to first page of text; "From the Smithsonian Report for 1930"; "Publication 3105"
Mertola: Edicoes Afrontamento, Lda. 2011. Oblong Quarto; pp 173; VG-/no-DJ; white pictorial spine with burgundy and black text; cloth has slight wear to exterior; slight soiling to rear; strong boards; text block shows mild wear to exterior edges; interior clean; patterned endpapers; profusely illustrated; Portuguese text.
Roma: Francesco Moneta, 1645. 10mo., , 423 pages; VG: rebacked with new spine, previous boards and label; spine paneled brown leather, older maroon label with gilt lettering; scuffed and worn brown leather boards; minimal age-toning and foxing; title page has a name written at the bottom, top edge has been repaired, does not impact text; profusely illustrated with all 128 in-text illustrations and numerous smaller unnumbered illustrations; text in Italian; shelved case 3.
Munchen: Verlag der Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 1990. Quarto; G/no-DJ paperback; Off-white spine without text, Covers are moderately rubbed & sunned exterior with some light smudges and spots, small tear at front tail spine edge, and other general edge wear; Text block has lightly age toned exterior edges with unmarked pages and good binding; pp 416. German text.
London: Edward Arnold (Publishers), 1962. Octavo; VG/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with orange print; DJ in mylar, edgewear, small tears to top edge near spine and front bottom edge, some spotting; Boards in blue cloth with blue print, mild bumps to top edges, back cover, and spine tail, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock has purple-tinted top edge, slight spotting to outside edge, otherwise clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by author on front endpapers; xvi, 368 pages, illustrated.
New York: Pantheon Books, 1966. Quarto; G/G; dark green spines with yellow text; 3 volumes: vol. 1, Historical Introduction and Description of the Mosaics and Frescoes, pp 321; vol. 2, plates 1-334: The Mosaics; vol. 3, plates, 335-553: The Frescoes; dark green slipcase has worn corners; light soiling to exterior; intact exterior; paper label to exterior; dust jackets have few chips to edges; open defect to spine of vol. 1; some rubbing to exteriors; purple cloth exteriors have minimal wear; strong boards; text blocks have light shelf wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interiors clean; profusely illustrated; arts - non Western; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Cordoba: Jaca Book : Instituto Nacional de Antropologia e Historia, 2009. First Edition. Large Quarto: VG/VG: Black spine with white text: DJ is in mylar sheath, clean with light shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean, light edgewear, bumping to tail of spine, binding solid: Textblock is clean, faint age toning to perimeter of first and last three pages: First Edition: Text is in Spanish: 333 pp.
Augsburg: Christian Deckardt, 1777-1799. First Edition Thus. 5 Folios containing 8 Volumes; G+ to VG-; Plain cloth spines with white label near top edge; Boards are fraying at the edges and bumped at all corners, some soiling to boards, discoloration of spines; Bindings are tight; Pages slightly rippled but in nice condition with age toning, but no soiling in marking; Shows objects from all the excavations the Bourbons undertook beginning in 1711 and continued after 1759 by Charles III of Spain around the Gulf of Naples including Pompeii, Stabiae and the two sites in Herculaneum: Resina and Portico. This edition has the text in German. The 630 plates are tipped in from an earlier Italian edition. This edition does not have the doubled page map.Text in German; shelved above anthropology.
London: The Society of Antiquaries, 1969. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Dark pink fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have general shelf wear, light rubbing to edges, small staining to front/rear, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has minor wear and foxing to fore edge, foxing present in a few pages, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 243.
Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, 1985. Octavo; pp 542; G/paperback; black spine with gilt text; covers have moderate wear to exterior; some creases vertically along spine; some noticeable rubbing to edges; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges, due to handling; profusely illustrated.
Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution, 1985. Octavo; pp 542; G+/paperback; Black spine with beige text; Covers have moderate rubbing to exterior, some chipping to spine edges, slight wear to head and tail edges; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; cracking to binding at pp 16-17; Arts - Non-Western;.