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100 Great Archaeological Discoveries

By Bahn, Paul G., Ed.

Barnes Noble Inc, 1995. (Additional Postage Will Be Needed) Very large, very heaving sturdy book, quality dark blue cloth, very bright silver lettering on spine, an illustration of mosaic inside covers and adjacent end papers, 255 stiff heavy glossy pages, stunning illustrations throughout, most in color. DJ glossy with close-up of Tollund Man bog person in Denmark, terracotta on back. DJ and book, both Very Fine.. Cloth. Fine/Very Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$35.00

The Portland Vase: The Extraordinary Odyssey of a Mysterious Roman Treasure
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The Portland Vase: The Extraordinary Odyssey of a Mysterious Roman Treasure

By Brooks, Robin

Harper Collins Publishers, 2004. (1st edition, 1st printing) Smaller, sturdy book, black spine, light yellow boards, very bright silver lettering on spine, 250 pages. Tiny light brown spot inside top front cover and opposite on first final end paper, 250 pages. DJ in gray, white and yellow background, photo of vase at front left and back right. Very Fine DJ/Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Fine.

$7.00

Hands on the Past: Pioneer Archaeologists Tell Their Own Story

By Ceram, C.W.

Alfred A. Knopf, 1966. Large, heavy, sturdy book, quality dark blue cloth, very bright design with initials at top front, very bright gilt lettering on spine with blue design, 434 lighlty browned pages, full-page illustrations throughout, many essays by well-known scientists throughout. Very light wear at spine top edge.Near Very Fine.. 2d Ptg.. Cloth. Fine.

$7.00

Stonehenge

By Atkinson, R. J.

A Pelican Book/Penguin, 1960. Thin mass-market paperback, glossy blue and cream background to wrappers, aerial photo of Stonehenge on front wrapper, small photo of author at top back left, 221 slightly browned pages including a glossy photo section. Creased at bottom front right, light wear at spine top left edge, back wrapper lightly browned overall. Near Very Good.. Mass Market Paperback. Good.

$3.00

From Black Land To Fifth Sun: The Science Of Sacred Sites (Helix books)
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From Black Land To Fifth Sun: The Science Of Sacred Sites (Helix books)

By Fagan, Brian

Addison-Wesley, 1998. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, black spine, orange boards, very bright bronze lettering on spine, 403 pages, photos and illustrations throughout. DJ glossy and colorfully designed, black and orange borders, red sky and illustration on front of pyramid and ornate circular carved stone, spine bottom lightly faded to lavender, praise on back. DJ's inner back flap neatly cutt off at tip. Very Good DJ/Very Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good.

$16.00

This Tree Grows Out of Hell: Mesoamerica and the Search for the Magical Body

By Tompkins, Ptolemy

HarperCollins, 1990. (1st edition, 1st printing) Sturdy book, purple cloth spine, orange boards lightly faded at edges, bright gilt lettering on spine, 189 pages with a few illustrations. DJ glossy and colorfully designed, purple front and spine, orange border to colorful illustration on front. DJ and book, both As New.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.

$10.00

Hazor: The Rediscovery of a Great Citadel of The Bible

By Yadin, Yigael

Random House, 1975. Very large, heavy sturdy book, quality brown cloth with gilt illustration of object bright at top front, bright gilt lettering on spine, yellow-tinted stones illustrated inside covers and adjacent end papers, 280 heavy glossy pages profusely illustrated, some in color. A three-line stamp at bottom of first front end paper by church library. DJ glossy and colorfully designed, a color photo on front of clay mask, on back of ruins. DJ has tears and slight wear spots along top edges. Fair DJ/Fine book.. 1st US. Cloth. Fine/Fair.

$11.00

The Settlement Of The Americas A New Prehistory
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The Settlement Of The Americas A New Prehistory

By Dillehay,Thomas D.

Basic Books, 2000. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, black covers, very bright silver lettering on spine, blue color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 371 pages, some illustrations. DJ colorfully designed with color-illustration of American continents on front and spine, blue and white back with praise. DJ and book, both As New. . First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.

$25.00

The Settlement Of The Americas A New Prehistory
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The Settlement Of The Americas A New Prehistory

By Dillehay, Thomas D.

Basic Books, 2000. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, black covers, silver lettering very bright on spine, blue color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 371 pages, some illustrations. DJ glossy with color map of North and South America on front, purple background to front and spine, dark blue back with praise. DJ and book, both As New.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.

$25.00

The Brother of Jesus: The Dramatic Story & Meaning of the First Archaeological Link to Jesus & His Family
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The Brother of Jesus: The Dramatic Story & Meaning of the First Archaeological Link to Jesus & His Family

By Shanks, Hersel; Witherington, Ben III

Harper San Francisco, 2003. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, black covers, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 226 pages including glossy color photo section and other illustrations. DJ glossy black background with color photo of ossuary and Hebrew inscription on front, praise on yellow center back from Time, Wall Street Journal and others. DJ has 1/4" tear and crease at top front tip, microtear at spine top right edge. Near Fine DJ/Very Fine book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.

$9.00

The View from the Top of the Temple: Ancient Maya Civilization and Modern Maya Culture

By Pearce, Kenneth

University of New Mexico Press, 1985. (2d paperback printing) Large softcover, glossy yellow wrappers with b/w photo of pyramid ruins at bottom front, light crease at top tips of pages 239-245. Two photo sections. Near Fine.. 2d Ptg.. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$18.00

The Man in the Ice: The Discovery of a 5000-Year-Old Body Reveals the Secrets of the Stone Age

By Spindler, Konrad

Harmony Books, 1994. (Book Club--unstated) Large, sturdy book, gray cloth spine, blue boards, bright silver lettering on spine, 305 pages including four glossy color photo sections. DJ glossy with dark blue spine and bottom back border, a color photo of body in ice, a color aerial photo of snowy mountains and site of find on back. DJ and book, both As New.. BC-unstated. Hard Cover. As New/As New.

$10.00

The Cities of Ancient Mexico: Reconstructing a Lost World

By Sabloff, Jeremy A.

Thames & Hudson, 1990. Very large, sturdy, squarish softcover, glossy wrappers with color-photo illustration ruins on front, spine and back right, praise on back wrapper, 224 glossy photo pages, profusely illustrated in b/w photos. Very Fine.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Fine.

$11.00

The Sacred Stools of the Akan

By Sarpong, Peter

Ghana Publishing Corp., 1971. Smaller, squarish softcover, heavy wrappers, cream background with pattern of orange stools on front wrapper, spine and back wrapper, 83 heavy pages, text in double-column format, a glossy photo section. Light wear at top front tip. African owner's name in ink across title page. Near Fine. . Original Wrappers. Near Fine. Illus. by Okae, J.D..

$27.00

Encyclopedia of Mysterious Places: The Life and Legends of Ancient Sites Around the World
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Encyclopedia of Mysterious Places: The Life and Legends of Ancient Sites Around the World

By Ingpen, Robert; Philip Wilkinson

Barnes and Noble Books, 1990. Very large, very heavy book, quality dark blue cloth, very bright gilt lettering on spine, dark blue color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 256 heavy stiff glossy pages, three-column format for text. Book may require additional postage due to size and weight. Astonishing color-illustrations of famous ancient cities and sites in Africa, Asia, Europe and the New World. DJ glossy with aerial color illustration of great walled city, very bright gilt lettering on front and back. DJ and book, both As New.. 2d. Cloth. As New/As New. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

The Ancient Gods: The History and Diffusion of Religion in the Ancient Near East and the Eastern Mediterranean

By James, E.O.

G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1960. Large, sturdy book, dark blue cloth, gilt lettering and gilt illustration of griffin bright on spine, lightly browned inside covers and adjacent end papers, 259 lightly browned pages, including a glossy photo section. Very light wear to spine corners. Near Very Fine.. Cloth. Near Fine.

$9.00

The Discovery of the Tomb of Tutankhamen
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The Discovery of the Tomb of Tutankhamen

By Carter, Howard; Mace, A. C.

Dover Publications, 1977. Sturdy trade paperback, glossy wrappers with color-photo of Tutankhamen's gold mask on front, black spine, white back wrapper, 231 lightly browned pages plus extensive catalog. Photos and a facsimile letter. Light wear to front tips, very tiny scratches along bottom back edge. Near Fine.. Trade Paperback. Near Fine.

$10.00

The Tomb of God: The Body of Jesus and the Solution to a 2000 Year Old Mystery
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The Tomb of God: The Body of Jesus and the Solution to a 2000 Year Old Mystery

By Andrews, Richard; Schellenberger, Paul

Little, Brown, 1996. (1st U.S.edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, black covers, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 513 pages including glossy color photo section and illustrations throughout. DJ inside has geological survey map of region. DJ glossy yellow background, small illustration of tomb, red line design, gold and black lettering and a color-photo at back left. DJ and book, both Very Fine.. 1st US. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Fine.

$39.00

The Tomb of Tutankhamen
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The Tomb of Tutankhamen

By Carter, Howard

Excalibur Books, 1972. Very large, heavy ook, quality red cloth, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 236 heavy glossy pages plus 2-page index. DJ glossy with black background, the gold mask of Tutankhamen on front and back. DJ has 2' tear from top front tip onto top front. Near Very Fine DJ/Very Fine book.. Cloth. Fine/Near Very Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$27.00

Plantation Slavery in Barbados: An Archaeological and Historical Investigation

By Handler, Jerome S.; Lange, Frederick W.

Harvard University Press, 1978. Large, heavy, sturdy book, quality brown cloth, gilt lettering bright on spine, 368 pages, illustrations throughout. DJ glossy with brown background, red lettering with white design on front, ad for book on slavery in Jamaica. DJ has very light surface wear to bookfold edges, very slight surface wear to spine top corners, light wear to spine bottom edge, tiny surface tear to back left. Good DJ/Very Fine book.. Cloth. Fine/Good.

$21.00

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