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 ,, Archaeologica Cantiana Volume VII (Transactions of the Kent Archaeological Society).
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Archaeologica Cantiana Volume VII (Transactions of the Kent Archaeological Society).
London, 1868. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 4to. Many illustrations, plans etc, (some coloured) including a large fold out plan which is a tracing of 'Norman drawings of the Priory of Christ-Church Canterbury, with its system of waterworks made ca 1165 and subsequently inserted into the Great Psalter of Eadwin'. Dark blue blind-stamped cloth-covered boards, gilt decoration and titles. Condition: Externally, boards very knocked and rubbed. Binding firm, contents clean and intact, although the plan mentioned above has been reinforced. Rather untidily-trimmed page edges are inevitably soiled. Bookplate of Henry J. Burford Hancock to front paste down. Weight before packing 1 kg; extra postage may be needed.. Good.
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Book number: 2673
GBP 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.5 US$ 25.5 | JP¥ 2740]
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2673/2673.jpg ,, Archaeologica Cantiana Volume VII (Transactions of the Kent Archaeological Society). 

 ,, Archaeologica Cantiana Volume XXXIII (Transactions of the Kent Archaeological Society).
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Archaeologica Cantiana Volume XXXIII (Transactions of the Kent Archaeological Society).
London, 1918. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. Includes several coloured plans of churches. Much faded blue blind-stamped cloth-covered boards, gilt decoration and titles. Condition: Externally, boards very faded but only a little knocked and rubbed. Binding firm. Previous owenr's bookplate to front paste down. Good.
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Book number: 2674
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 US$ 19.12 | JP¥ 2055]
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2674/2674.jpg ,, Archaeologica Cantiana Volume XXXIII (Transactions of the Kent Archaeological Society). 

 
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Caesar, The Conquest of Gaul.
Middlesex UK, Penguin, 1951, First edition. Hardback, Dustjacket: Good. . Red cloth-covered boards, 283 pages plus publisher's advertisements/catalogue. A scarce cased copy of this translation by S A Handford, in dust jacket. Condition: Dust jacket a little tired (spine darkened and edges rubbed/chipped) but sound. Book clean and tidy. Very Good.
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Book number: 4837
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 US$ 19.12 | JP¥ 2055]
Keywords: Penguin, Penguin Classics, Roman history

4360310 BACON, EDWARD, The Great Archaeologists and Their Discoveries as Originally Reported in the Pages of the Illustrated London News.
BACON, EDWARD
The Great Archaeologists and Their Discoveries as Originally Reported in the Pages of the Illustrated London News.
London, Secker and Warburg, 1976. ISBN: 436031000. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 4to. 'from 1842 to the Present Day'. Large format, generously illustrated. Condition: Front cover creased, age-darkening to page margins, otherwise internally clean. Weight before packing 1.8 kg; extra postage will be needed for destinations outside the UK.. Good.
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Book number: 2116
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 US$ 15.3 | JP¥ 1644]
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2116/2116.jpg4360310 BACON, EDWARD, The Great Archaeologists and Their Discoveries as Originally Reported in the Pages of the Illustrated London News. 

 BAUMGARTEN, F., Die Hellenistisch-Römische Kultur.
BAUMGARTEN, F.
Die Hellenistisch-Römische Kultur.
Leipzig, B.G. Teubner, 1913. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 4to. With 440 illustrations in the run of the text, 6 tables, 4 maps (some fold -out) and plans. Co-authors Franz Poland and Richard Wagner. Green cloth-covered boards, gilt titles and decoration. Coloured frontis of two of the Fayum portraits. Condition: Boards a little bumped, with some rubbing along the edges and to spine. Plans, maps etc in good, clean condition. Weight before packing 1.7 kg; extra postage will be needed.. Good.
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Book number: 2667
GBP 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.5 US$ 25.5 | JP¥ 2740]
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2667/2667.jpg BAUMGARTEN, F., Die Hellenistisch-Römische Kultur. 

 
BEACH, MILO CLEVELAND
King of the World, The Padshahnama.
London, Azimuth Editions, 1997, First Edition. ISBN: 189859211x. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: Folio. An Imperial Mughal Manuscript from the Royal Library, Windsor Castle. Co-editor Ebba Koch; with a new translation by Wheeler Thackston. Published on the occasion of the exhibition of the same name organised by the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery in conjunction with the Royal Library, Windsor Castle. Condition: Some differential fading to the front cover (involving a strip of about 3/4" wide, which has obviously been exposed to the sun), some wear to the covers; internally a clean, bright, sound, attractive copy. Contents include essays on the manuscript, on techniques of Sha-Jahani painting, the catalogue of the Exhibition and Appendices onthe artists of the Padshahnama, related paintings, the genealogy of the Mughal Dynasty and a biographical listing. Generously and beautifully illustrated. There is also a glossary, bibliography and index. Weight before packing 1.6 kg. Postage within the UK at our standard rate using Royal Mail Standard Parcels. For other destinations or postage options please contact us for a quote.. Good.
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Book number: 1749
GBP 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 45 US$ 51 | JP¥ 5479]
Keywords: moghul, mughal, Indian art, Islamic art

 BENSON, J.L., Bamboula at Kourion, the Necropolis and the Finds.
BENSON, J.L.
Bamboula at Kourion, the Necropolis and the Finds.
University of Pennsylvania Press, 1972. Hardback, Dustjacket: Fair. Size: 4to. With contributions by Edith Porada and J. Lawrence Angel. A Museum Monograph of the University Musem, University of Pennsylvania. Bamboula is a site in South West Cyprus that has yielded important Bronze Age and early Iron Age finds. Condition: Boards have faint staining (damp ?), book is internally clean and bright, but with no suggestion of damp damage. Dust jacket rolled and worn, with a repaired tear to the rear (with no loss). Good.
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Book number: 2374
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Keywords: Cyprus
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2374/2374.jpg BENSON, J.L., Bamboula at Kourion, the Necropolis and the Finds. 

 BERMANT, CHAIM, Ebla, an Archaeological Enigma.
BERMANT, CHAIM
Ebla, an Archaeological Enigma.
Book Club Associates, 1978. Hardback, Dustjacket: Fair. Size: 8vo. Co-author Michael Weitzman. With 16 pages of photographs, notes to each chapter and including an irresistible chapter on the interpetation of cuneiform. The story of the identification and excavation of the site in northern Syria, and the deciphering of the 20,000 cuneiform tablets found there. Condition: Dust jacket torn, book sound and clean. Very Good.
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Book number: 2093
GBP 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 US$ 9.56 | JP¥ 1027]
Keywords: archaeology, Bible archaeology, cuneiform, Syria
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2093/2093.jpg BERMANT, CHAIM, Ebla, an Archaeological Enigma. 

 BIBBY, GEOFFREY, Four Thousand Years Ago, a Panorama of Life in the Second Millennium BC.
BIBBY, GEOFFREY
Four Thousand Years Ago, a Panorama of Life in the Second Millennium BC.
London, Readers Union, 1964. Hardback, Dustjacket: Good. Size: 8vo. A geographically wide ranging study which attempts to write a connected history of the millennium. Condition: Book is clean and sound, inside and out, but the dust jacket is rather grubby. Very Good.
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Book number: 1695
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 US$ 12.75 | JP¥ 1370]
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/1695/1695.jpg BIBBY, GEOFFREY, Four Thousand Years Ago, a Panorama of Life in the Second Millennium BC. 

 
BIBBY, GEOFFREY
The Testimony of the Spade, Life in Northern Europe from 15,000 B.C. To the time of the Vikings.
London, Collins, 1957, First Edition. Hardback, Dustjacket: Fair. Size: 8vo. Many photographic illustrations. Condition: A clean, bright, sound copy in a tatty dust jacket. Previous owner's name to front free end paper. The short chapter on further reading at the end has a few ink asterisks in the margins, otherwise the book is clean and bright. Good.
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Book number: 2130
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 US$ 12.75 | JP¥ 1370]
Keywords: neolithic, iron age

0042000 BRANDON, S.G.F., Religion in Ancient History, Studies in Ideas, Men and Events..
BRANDON, S.G.F.
Religion in Ancient History, Studies in Ideas, Men and Events..
London, George Allen and Unwin, 1973, First Edition. ISBN: 0042000203. Hardback, Dustjacket: Good. Size: 4to. Illustrated from line drawings and photographs (monochrome). Twenty five self-contained articles on early religions. Condition: Dust jacket (clipped) with some edge wear, boards bumped at corners, soiling/foxing to front free end paper and external page edges, internally clean and bright. Heavy book; extra postage may be needed for destinations outside the UK... Good.
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Book number: 2009
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 US$ 12.75 | JP¥ 1370]
Keywords: Comparative religion, ancient religion
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2009/2009.jpg0042000 BRANDON, S.G.F., Religion in Ancient History, Studies in Ideas, Men and Events.. 

 
BRUCE, J. COLLINGWOOD
Handbook to the Roman Wall.
London, Longmans, Green and Co., 1933, 5th or later edition. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. Ninth edition. Brown cloth-covered boards, black titles and decoration. Fold-out map to rear. Illustrated with line drawings, plans and occasional photographs. Condition: Slight bumping to boards, foxing to end papers, some soiling to fore edges, text pages and map in good, clean condition. Good.
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Book number: 2015
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 US$ 10.2 | JP¥ 1096]

 
BURKITT, MILES
The Old Stone Age, A Study of Paleolithic Times.
Bowes and Bowes, 3rd edition. Hardback, Dustjacket: Fair. Size: 8vo. With illustrations from photographs, drawings and diagrams. Condition: Book clean and sound, dust jacket tatty. Some foxing to prelims and end papers, soiling to external edges of text block. Good.
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Book number: 2102
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 6.75 US$ 7.65 | JP¥ 822]

 BUTLER, SAMUEL, An Atlas of Ancient Geography.
BUTLER, SAMUEL
An Atlas of Ancient Geography.
London, Longman Rees Orme Brown & Green, 1827. Quarter Leather, Dustjacket: None.. Size: 8vo. Twenty-one maps of the ancient world, all intact, and an index with prefatory note. Condition: Boards worn, pasted-on label very worn and rubbed, some contemporary schoolboy graffiti to end papers and occasionally to rear of maps ("Oh Lord Deliver Me from Mr Cocks" among others). J. R. Wigram's name in careful ink to front paste down. All in all, clearly an ex-schoolroom copy, but sound and intact. One map (Oriens) has some contemporary ink staining. Photos available. Very Good.
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Book number: 22
GBP 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 95.25 US$ 108.37 | JP¥ 11643]
Keywords: Ancient History
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/22/22.jpg BUTLER, SAMUEL, An Atlas of Ancient Geography. 

 
CHADWICK, JOHN
The Cambridge Ancient History, Revised Edition of Volumes I and II. The Prehistory of the Greek Language.
Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 1964. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. Volume II, Chapter XXXIX. Preprint of a chapter of the new edition of the Cambridge Ancient History, which was initially released as a series of fascicles to enable its distribution as quickly as possible while still in preparation. 72 pp including bibliography. Sewn binding, paper covers. Condition: Covers rather grubby, internally clean; binding sound. Good.
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Book number: 3058
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.25 US$ 11.47 | JP¥ 1233]
Keywords: Cambridge Ancient history, Linear B, History of Greek

 
CLEERE, HENRY
Archaeology in Britain 1987.
London, Council for British Archaeology, 1988. ISBN: 0906780810. Paperback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. Stapled, card covers. Photographic illustrations. 140 pp plus index. Condition: Staining to covers, internally clean and sound. Good.
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Book number: 2037
GBP 4.50 [Appr.: EURO 5.25 US$ 5.74 | JP¥ 616]

 CORNWALL, I.W., Bones for the Archaeologist.
CORNWALL, I.W.
Bones for the Archaeologist.
London, Phoenix House Ltd, 1960. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 4to. Second printing of 1956 edition. Green cloth-covered boards, gilt titles; no dust jacket. Condition: Boards rather knocked and worn, previous owner's name to front free end paper, some foxing to end papers, otherwise clean and sound. Good.
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Book number: 2089
GBP 6.50 [Appr.: EURO 7.5 US$ 8.29 | JP¥ 890]
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2089/2089.jpg CORNWALL, I.W., Bones for the Archaeologist. 

 
DANIEL, GLYN
The Megalith Builders of Western Europe.
London, Hutchinson, 1958, First Edition. Hardback, Dustjacket: Good. Size: 8vo. With eight plates from photographs and plans and drawings in the run of text. 131 pages plus a section on further reading and an index. Condition: Dust jacket a little chipped along edges, with some spots of foxing to verso, but book clean, bright and sound. Very Good.
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Book number: 2132
GBP 9.50 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 US$ 12.11 | JP¥ 1301]
Keywords: henge, Neolithic, Bronze Age

 
DE VAUX, ROLAND
Ancient Israel, Its Life and Institutions.
London, Darton, Longman and Todd, 1961. , Dustjacket: Good. Size: 4to. Translated by John McHugh. 517 pages plus bibliography and indexes. Condition: Dust jacket chipped/rolled at edges, boards bumped but clean, book internally clean, bright and sound. Book plate to front paste down. Heavy book; extra postage will be needed for destinations outside the UK.. Good.
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Book number: 2265
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 US$ 15.3 | JP¥ 1644]

 DYER, JAMES, Ancient Britain.
DYER, JAMES
Ancient Britain.
London, Guild Publishing, 1990. Hardback, Dustjacket: Good. Size: 4to. Illustrated with line drawings and photographs, including several coloured photographs. Bibliography, glossary and index. Condition: Dust jacket worn, soiled along crease of back flap, and ragged at the edges, especially at the top of the spine area, with some foxing to verso. Boards slightly bumped at edges, but the book is sound, clean and bright. Good.
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Book number: 2029
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http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2029/2029.jpg DYER, JAMES, Ancient Britain. 

 ELIOT, C.W.J., Coastal Demes of Attika, a Study of the Policy of Kleisthenes.
ELIOT, C.W.J.
Coastal Demes of Attika, a Study of the Policy of Kleisthenes.
University of Toronto Press, 1962, First Edition. Hardback, Dustjacket: Good. Size: 8vo. Journal of the Classical Association of Canada Supplementary Volume V. 158 pages plus Bibliography and Index. Illustrated with sketch maps and plans. Condition: Some bumping and fading to boards, internally clean and bright, with firm binding. Gift inscription to front free end paper. Dust jacket faded, rubbed at folds and with some grubbiness; edges rolled. Good.
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Book number: 2681
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http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2681/2681.jpg ELIOT, C.W.J., Coastal Demes of Attika, a Study of the Policy of Kleisthenes. 

 ENLART, CAMILLE, Manuel d'Archéologie Française depuis les Temps Mérovingiens jusqu'à la Renaissance, Première Partie: Architecture..
ENLART, CAMILLE
Manuel d'Archéologie Française depuis les Temps Mérovingiens jusqu'à la Renaissance, Première Partie: Architecture..
Paris, Alphonse Picard et Fils, 1904. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. Two volumes, 1902 and 1904, I Architecture Réligieuse, II Architecture Civile et Militaire. Quarter leather, red marbled boards, marbled end papers. Many illustrations- line drawings, plans and photographs. Volume 2 has a gift note, on headed paper from the Institut de France Académie de Beaux Arts, dated 6 X 1903, bound or tipped in (rather hard to tell) after the front free end paper. Condition: Leather and boards rather rubbed and bumped, age tanning to paper, occasional faint pencil notes to margins. Volume 1 has boards and spine detached (in one piece), otherwise all sound and firm. A handsome set. Heavy book; extra postage is likely to be needed.. Good.
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Book number: 2576
GBP 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 67.25 US$ 76.49 | JP¥ 8219]
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2576/2576.jpg ENLART, CAMILLE, Manuel d'Archéologie Française depuis les Temps Mérovingiens jusqu'à la Renaissance, Première Partie: Architecture.. 

 
FITZGERALD, PATRICK
Ancient China.
Oxford, Elsevier Phaidon, 1978, First Edition. ISBN: 729000656. Hardback, Dustjacket: Very good. Size: 4to. In the "Making of the Past" series. Like all of this series, beautifully illustrated. Condition: Some soiling/foxing to fore edges, otherwise a clean, bright copy in a very good dust jacket. Heavy book; extra postage is likely to be needed.. Very Good.
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Book number: 1691
GBP 7.70 [Appr.: EURO 8.75 US$ 9.82 | JP¥ 1055]

 
FOORD, EDWARD
The Last Age of Roman Britain.
London, Harrap and Co., 1925, First Edition. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. With illustrations from phtographs, and a chronological table as an appendix. Condition: External page edges a little soiled, a little bumping to corners of boards, otherwise clean and sound, inside and out. Very Good.
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Book number: 2047
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 US$ 12.75 | JP¥ 1370]

 FRANCIS, RENE, Augustus, His Life and His Work.
FRANCIS, RENE
Augustus, His Life and His Work.
London, Harrap, 1914. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 8vo. Red cloth-covered boards, gilt titles and decoration, embossed bust of Augustus to front board. Coloured frontis, map and monochrome illustrations. Condition: Boards clean, sound and bright, binding firm, pages clean and bright. Fore-edges and bottom edges uncut (ie untrimmed), and the bottom edges as a result are foxed. The boards are a little bumped at one corner, with minor rubbing, but overall this is a very pleasing copy. Very Good.
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Book number: 2125
GBP 29.50 [Appr.: EURO 33.25 US$ 37.61 | JP¥ 4041]
http://duckcottagebooks.co.uk/StockPhotos/2125/2125.jpg FRANCIS, RENE, Augustus, His Life and His Work. 

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