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Rare Archaeology Books Rare & Antiquarian Books

From ancient books on the intricate archeology of the Greek Empire to the more modern discussions of Chinese architecture and culture, there are plenty of fascinating titles and examples of ephemera in the rare archaeology books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room. There are also some very interesting and rare archeology textbooks featured in the Biblio Rare Book Room, and anyone passionate about archaeology should definitely take some time to explore the magnificent books below.



DE SPOLIIS TEMPLI HIEROSOLYMITANI IN ARCU TITIANO ROMAE CONSPICUIS ... by Relandus, Hadrian

Trajecti ad Rhenum [i.e. Utrecht]: Ex Libraria Guilielmi Broedelet, 1716. [4],138,[24]pp. plus 7 engraved plates (three folding). Small octavo. Contemporary calf, neatly rebacked to style (unlettered), with strengthening to inner hinges. Portions printed...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$850.00


Poder sobrenatural y control social: en un pueblo maya contemporáneo by Hermitte, María Esther Álvarez de (1921-1990)

177+[2 ad] pages with charts, plates and bibliography. Octavo (8 1/2" x 5 3/4") issued in original wrappers. Special edition 57 of the Instituto Indigenista Interamericano. Limited to 1000 of which this is number 275. First edition.María Esther Álvarez ...

From The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB

$100.00


Arquitectura Prehispanica by Marquina, Ignacio (1888-1981)

Mexico City: INAH, 1964 xix+1055 pages with maps, tables, plates, appendix and indexes. Royal quarto (12 1/4" x 9") issued in blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine and cover. Limited to 3000 copies. (Memoirs of the National Institute of Anthropology and...

From The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB

$125.00


EXCAVATIONS IN MESOPOTAMIA AND WESTERN IRAN, SITES OF 4000-500 B.C. by WARE, Henry Eliot, Jr

1950. WARE, Henry Eliot, Jr. EXCAVATIONS IN MESOPOTAMIA AND WESTERN IRAN, SITES OF 4000-500 B.C. Art work by Theresa Garrett Eliot. Cambridge (MA): The Museum, 1950. Special publication of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology, Har...

From Boston Book Company

$295.00


Sahamshir Ghar: Historic Cave Stie in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan by Dupree, Louis

141-311 pages + 38 plates with figures, appendixes and tables. Qurato (10 1/2" x 7 3/4") issued in wrappers. Anthropological Papers of The American Museum of Natural History volume 46, Part 2. From the library of Dr Thomas Hester. 1st edition. The second...

From The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB

$125.00


Tent Work in Palestine - 2 Vol by Conder, Claude R

London: Richard Bentley & Son, 1878. First Edition . Decorative Cloth. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. J. Whymper Profuse Illustrations. Handsome set, by the Palestine Exploration Fund, which was digging in the Holy Lan...

From Craftsbury Antiquarian Books

$195.00


Beschreibung römischer Altertümer. (Sammlung Niessen, Cöln). I. Beschreibung; II. Tafeln. [TWO VOLUMES]. by Niessen, Carl Anton

Cöln a. Rh., Greven & Bechtold, 1911.. Two volumes. Quarto. I. Pp. xxii, 311, title-page plate, few text figures; II. repeated title-page plate, with signature, and 148 plates, partly colour lithographs tipped-in, partly hand-drawn and stencil coloured,...

From Librarium of The Hague

€1,400.00


EPHESOS Architecture, Monuments & Sculpture by Photographs by Ahmet Ertug Text by Prof. Friedrich Krinzinger and others

Book Description: ERTUG & KOCABIYIK, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. Dust Jacket Condition: Brand New. 1st Edition. EPHESOS - Architecture, Monuments & Sculpture Text by Prof. Friedrich Krinzinger and others Photographs by Ahmet Ertug The anci...

From INTERMA

$500.00


THE WORLD OF THE BYZANTINE MUSEUM by Collective

In English. Hard cover, 32 cm, 512 pp., ill.: more than 500 color pictures; net weight 3380 gr. The Byzantine and Christian Museum at Athens has over 25,000 artefacts in its possession; probably the most important collection of byzantine artefacts worldwi...

From DEMETRIUS SIATRAS

€196.00


LA PINTURA MURAL PREHISPANICA EN MEXICO III OAXACA TOMOS I & II CATALOGO by BEATRIZ DE LA FUENTE

NEW ! Hardcover. Tomos I & II. New set. Dust jackets slightly worn at the top of spine. Set comes in a cardboard case that is worn at the corners. This hard-to-find catalogue set consists of two hefty volumes documenting the mural paintings of ancient Oax...

From Alla

$925.00


The Cities and Cemeteries of Etruria. Third Edition. With Map, Plans, and Illustrations. 2 Volumes. by Dennis, George

London: John Murray, 1883. Third Edition. 2 Volumes in original cloth. Published London: John Murray, 1883. 8vo., 6 3/4" x 9 1/4", cxxvii+504; xii+580pp., illustrated with plates, maps - some fold-out, many figures and drawings within the text, ...

From The Wild Muse

$350.00


Archaeologica Orientalia in Memoriam Ernst Herzfeld by Miles, George C. (Editor)

Locust Valley, New York: J.J Augustin, 1952. 280pp. Buckram boards, debossed decoration to front cover, paper spine label. 36 photographic plates plus frontispiece and one fold-out floor plan. Contents are clean and in very sound condition with the exc...

From Old Bookshelf

$425.00


Cities and Cemetaries of Etruria by DENNIS, George (1814-1898)

London: John Murray, 1883. Early Reprint. Decorative Cloth. Fine-. Third Edition, complete in two volumes. Tall, thick 8vo's: cxxviii,501,[3]; xv,[1],579, with two folding maps and numerous wood-engraved plates of antiquities and architectural remai...

From Fine Editions Ltd

$685.00


Fort McKavett State Historic Site, Menard County, Texas - Archeological Investigations 1974 - 1977 by Black, Art; Ing, J. David

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department: Historic Sites and Restoration Branch, Austin, TX, 1980. First Edition. Softcover (Spiral Bound). Very Good Condition. Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. 375 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Has some curl...

From Lotzabooks

$100.00


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