Paris: Librairie D'Amerique et D'Orient Adrien Maisonneuve, 1980. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Black spine with gilt text; Cloth has slightly age toned exterior with light soiling, but otherwise strong and sturdy panels; Text block has slight wear on edges, otherwise clean and intact pages; deckled fore edge; pp 160. French text. Shelved in aisle 7.
Roma: 1961. First edition. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Red spines with gilt text on black block; 3 Volumes; Boards are slightly rubbed on exterior with minor edge wear and strong, sturdy and intact panels; Text blocks have darkened slightly due to age and handling with deckled fore edges and tight bindings; pp 1306. Italian language. Aisle 7 on sales floor.
Berlin: Walter De Gruyter & Co., 1940. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Red with gilt text; Cloth has slightly sunned and rubbed panels with light wear and minor edge wear; Text block shows slight toning and wear on edges due to age and handling with name of former owner on title page, otherwise clean and intact pages; pp 667. German text. Shelved in aisle 7.
Peking: Foreign Languages Press, 1972. Quarto; VG/VG; black spine, white text; jacket has edgewear, spotting on back flap; boards are strong; textblock is clean; pp 217; in Chinese, comes with separate English translation booklet. [Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.].
Paris: Reunion de musees nationaux, 1994. Inscribe on half title page; Quarto; VG-/no dust jacket paperback; Blue and green graphic spine with white text; Scuffs and spot stains across cover, edge wear and corner wear, creasing near corners, creasing along spine; Edge of text block is lightly age toned and dust stained, ink transfer from inscription onto opposing page, interior is otherwise clean and undamaged; 379pp.
Chicago: Aldine Publishing Company, 1966. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; VG/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine white with brown print; DJ has shelfwear, small edge tears, tape at rear flap, slight spotting and smudging; Boards in orange and black cloth with gold print, bumped lower corners and back lower edge, wear to spine caps; Textblock clean but for owner label affixed to front endpaper; ix, 191 pages, maps.
Ankara: Turk Tarih Kurumu Basimevi, 1978. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Brown spines with black spine labels and gilded text, labels read "Xth Congress Ankara-Izmir 1973"; Rebound in hardcover with original paperback front covers inside, paperback covers have light edge wear and rubbing and a few small creases, boards are straight and strong, bindings strong; Textblocks very lightly age toned, interiors clean; Vol. I: pp. 1 - 590, Vol. II: pp. 593 - 1198, Vol. III: 360 pp. plates; Texts in English, German, French, and Italian.
New Haven: The American Schools of Oriental Research, 1938. First edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Dark green spine with gold text; Boards have very minor shelf wear, just slightly sunned exterior with minor rubbing along edges, otherwise panels are strong & sturdy; Text block is slightly age toned along exterior edges and previous owner's name on front pastedown & end paper, but pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 245.
Tunis: Institut National d'Archeologie et d'Arts, 1973. Quarto: VG-/no-DJ paperback: White, age toned spine with black text: 3 volume set: Covers have general shelfwear, some soiling, Vol I, fasc. 2 has curling and fraying along spine, all are age toned: Textblocks have light dust staining to exterior, pages have mild age toning, 2 of the volumes have previous owner's name, date and place written in ink on title page, rest of pages clean.
Peshawar, Pakistan: Directorate of Archaeology of Museums, 2004. First Edition [Presumed]. Quarto; VG-/No Jacket Paperback; Blue spine with white lettering; Cover shows some rubbing front and rear, bumping to upper edge of spine and corners are slightly bent; Binding is sturdy; Previous owner's name inked on first page, text block is otherwise clean; 258 pp.
Shiraz: Musavi Printing Office, 1955. Commemoration, second edition. Octavo; good-/none; green cloth spine with yellow titles; extensive shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; light general toning; 110 pp.; illus., plates, plans, and maps; [folded insert]; back hinge, split start; all edges and corners, chipping and wear; else very good.
New Haven and London; Beijing: Yale University Press; New World Press, 2005. Quarto; pp 363; VG/VG; Black spine with yellow text; dust jacket shows heavy fraying and chipping to edges, rubbing and scratches to exterior, price clipped front flap;cloth shows slight wear to exterior, slight rubbing to edges; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges, remainder mark to head edge; interior clean; Arts - Impressionist; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New Delhi: Munshiram Manoharlal, 1979. First Edition. Octavo; VG/G; Brown spine with white text; DJ has heavy edgewear, multiple open/closed tears up to 1", few very small faint spots on rear cover, slight surface scuffing; Boards strong, minor rubbing to corners; Textblock age-toned, light foxing on exterior head; Binding strong; 354pp.
London: Crosby, Lockwood and Co., 1886. First Edition. Small Hardcover Octavo; VG-; Brown spine, black text; Book wrapped in saline jacket, Boards strong, corners chipped, sunning on edges and spine, card on spine has been severely rubbed and chipped, closed tear along length of front spine, 1-inch closed tear along head of back spine; Text block age toned, foxing on end papers and paste-downs, spine separated at paste-downs otherwise in good condition, text and illustration legible and clear; pp 160. Shelve front case.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1981. First Edition, First Printing. Folio picture book, unpaginated, VG/no DJ; gloss paper boards, white spine, black and red lettering: mild overall wear to boards, mild bumping to corners, sticker residue over original price to back board ("£4.50 net in UK"); interior clean and fully illustrated by Ambrus, a long-time artist for Oxford University Press; he has also participated in Channel 4's archaeology television series "Time Team" to help visualize how excavated sites may have looked in the past; Ambrus served as a patron of the Association of Archaeological Illustrators and Surveyors until its merger with the Institute for Archaeologists in 2011; shelved Case 14.
New York, NY: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers, 1980. English Edition, from the Original French. Qto. VG- / - no DJ. heavily tanned, 2.5" wide spine in ivory, partially discolored by sunning or affected by exposure and with large black uppercase lettering. fully illustrated jacket front and rear. toning affects the folded over jacket interior, where ivory. much yellow toning fames the thick white clothbound HB with incised large gold titling and along the board edges mainly. front board has an inset pasted down plates in color. decorative endpapers. 1,076 illustrations, 158 in full color, 115 ground plans and elevations, 41 line drawings and 6 reconstructions and 1 map. thick edges are tanned and affect the outer margins of the ivory textblock somewhat. 618 pp. ISBN# 0810906384.
Jerusalem: Israel Exploration Society, 1985. Octavo; VG/VG; Black spine with yellow text. DJ has general shelf wear, but no tears; Boards have rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has foxing on top edges, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 534.
Milano: Banca Popolare di Milano, 1979. Quarto; VG-/G+; Black spine with white text; Dust jacket has slightly rubbed exterior with minor edge wear; Cloth is slightly sunned with some wear along edges, otherwise panels are clean and strong; Text block has slightly age toned edges with unmarked pages & tight binding; pp 239. Italian language; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Evanston: Northwestern University Archeological Program, 1976. Large Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Black spine with white text; Boards have minor shelf wear such as lightly rubbed edges with strong & clean panels; Text block has slight writing on front end paper, otherwise it has clean pages and tight binding; pp 99.
Ankara: Turk Tarih Kurumu Basimevi, 1976. Text in Turkish; Large, thin quarto; G+/no-DJ; Blue spine with gilded letters; Boards straight and strong, boards have rubbing of a darker color, a few surface scuffs, side of spine a row of small scuffs, edges have occasional frays, corners chipped, bottom corners bumped, pastedowns age toned, binding strong; Textblock age toned, interior clean; 113 pp. text, 14 pp. plates, approx. 127 pp. total.
Jerasulem: The Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem & CARTA, The Israel Map and Publishing Company Ltd., 1976. 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 112. Aisle 7 on the sales floor.
London: Egypt Exploration Fund. :. Quarto; VG/ Hardcover; black spine with red text; front board is extremely stained and wrinkled due to water damage; rear board, back and front free end-papers are also extremely stained otherwise boards are strong;text extremely age-toned but clean and legible; 38p.
Philadelphia, PA: J. B. Lippincott Company, c. 1927. UK Printing. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. gently tanned HB, orange clothbound with stamped gilt titling between thin gilt bands and lightly soiled cloth. orange cloth boards with worn corners and peppered with some white spotting. some rear board shadowiness and smudging. right fep appears tanned and faces left fep with affixed bookplate, stamp and name of prior owner. darkened rear endpapers. foxed title page faces yellow-toned b/w plate. 25 listed illustrations, including frontispiece. 348 pp.
Alabama: University of Alabama State Museum of Natural History, October 1989. Special Publications, No. 3. Qto. VG/ - no DJ. light gray softcover with stapled binding, with medium titling and black illustration centered. a touch thumbed exterior cover. prior owner stamp on title page. many b/w illustrations within the textblock. 35 pp.
Limpsfield, Great Britain: Dragon's World, 1992. First Edition. Quarto; VG/G+; spine black with white lettering; dust jacket clean, some wear at spine head, half inch tear on back inside flap fold, top of front inside flap fold worn, edgewear minimal elsewhere; boards strong, clean, some wear on back top corner and spine head, minimal wear elsewhere; textblock clean, no to minimal wear, free of highlighting/underlining, photography by Bernd Siering on every page (mostly in color); Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information. pp 192.
Paris: Ernest Leroux, Editeur, 1903. Text in French Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Black spine with gilded text; Rebound in hardcover, boards have some light rubbing and very light edge wear, binding strong; Textblock age toned w/some light foxing at edges, half title page has traces of rubbed out stamp near top, interior clean; 44 pp. text, 13 pp. plates.
Rome: Ecole Franciaise de Rome, 1990. Small Quarto; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Dark green spine with off-white text; Covers have lightly sunned & rubbed exterior and slight wear along edges, otherwise panels are intact 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 144. French language. Aisle 7.
Paris: Arts et Metiers, 1955. G+ Condition. Wide 4to in dark green boards half-bound (spine and corners) in green cloth, title on spine in gilt. No DJ. Edges of boards rubbed, spine agetoned, light scattered wear and staining to boards. TEXT IN FRENCH. Top and fore edges of textblock foxed, pages otherwise clean. A number of pages of photo images scattered throughout. 543 pp. Dual listed on internet. Seller please contact Alan/Jonathan once book sells.
Baghdad: Directorate-General of Antiquities, 1959. Not Stated. Thin octavo; G+; stapled binding w/ tanned, age-toned paper; covers have minimal edgewear, significant age-toning, no stains or blemishes; textblock has light age-toning, some plates have transferred slightly onto their opposite pages, otherwise clean; 16pp.
London: Clarendon Press; Oxford University Press, 1947. First Edition. Quarto, 351 pages, [42 pages], G+/no DJ; purple cloth boards, gold lettering to spine: mild fading to spine, (gold lettering bright and legible) and to top 3 1/4" of front board, mild white residue to front board, light scratching/scuffing to back board; spine and boards cocked, starting hinge to front board, boards shaken, no shelf lean, binding sturdy; mild bumping to head and tail; mild bumping/fraying to corners; age-toning/wear to text-block; partially erased notations in blue pencil to ffep, light age-toning to margins interior (text and graphics unaffected), light rust mark to half-title page from removed paper clip; label and notations in pencil from previous bookseller to back paste-down; 42 unpaginated gloss black-and-white plates of Etruscan painted vases to back of volume; shelved Front Table.
First Edition. 8vo, paged 41-66, , 3 leaves of plates; VG; blue cover with black print, slight crease to lower left corner of back cover; ink inscription "Paul Bedoukian" and his address at bottom of first page; clean interior; "Reprinted from The American Numismatic Society Museum Notes 14 (1968)."
Israel: Modan Publishing House, 1990. Quarto; VG/VG; Black spine with white text. DJ has general shelf wear, rubbing on edges, tiny closed tear on front; Boards are clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has a small personal inscription by previous owner on half title page, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 285; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
Spain: Ajuntament de Barcelona, 2002. Quarto; VG/no-DJ paperback; Spine is a picture of a brick building and gray head, white/black text. Covers have general shelf wear, light rubbing to edges, apart from that, clean, binding strong, no tears; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 249; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
Freiburg: Gutenbergdruckerei Robert Oberkirch OHG, 1976. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Red spines with black text; First volume is paperback book, second volume is paperback holder of same size containing 66 loose plates, book has light edge wear, holder has fraying at some edges and the inside of its front cover has a small piece of scotch tape in the lower left, both volumes have light rubbing and sunned spines, book's binding is strong; Textblock and plates lightly age toned, textblock of first volume has some rubbing around edges, interiors of both clean; Vol. I ("Text"): 187 pp., vol. II ("Tafeln"): 66 plates.