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Whether you are in academia or are a passionate personal collector of rare and antique books, you will love our collection of books on Egyptology and ancient Egypt. You can find many pages in our Rare Book Room devoted to books about Egypt and various aspects of Egyptology, ranging from architecture in ancient Egypt to books on Egyptian culture and religion. No matter your specific interest, be sure to browse our Egyptology collection in Biblio's Rare Book Room.



Egyptian Secrets by Albertus Magnus

Full title is Alburtus Magnus being the approved, verified, sympathetic and natural Egyptian Secrets or, White and Black Art For Man And Beast plus more(see picture). No publishing date listed. Red cloth hardcover. There is three sections to this book, Vo...

From Lebomart

$120.00


WONDERFUL EGYPT: 48 ARTISTIC PICTURES IN HELIOGRAVURE

1905. WONDERFUL EGYPT: 48 ARTISTIC PICTURES IN HELIOGRAVURE. This tourist piece published around 1905 has no title page or publication information. Rectangular 4to. Blue cloth stamped in gold, brightly colored e.pages of Egyptian hieroglyphics, string bin...

From Columbia Books, Inc. ABAA/ILAB

$250.00


Ancient Egyptian Onomastica. I-II. Text; III. Plates. [THREE VOLUMES]. by Gardiner, Alan H. (Henderson)

Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1947.. Three volumes. Text Volumes, I-II: Royal octavo. Pp. xxiii, 68; 215; 324. With some figures, maps, one of which is double-page and printed in red and black. III. Plates Volume: Folio. (ii), 27 autographed plates, s...

From Librarium of The Hague

€750.00


Souvenir of Egypt : Monuments, Temples, Mosques, and Scenes from Every-Day (Everyday) Life by Photographers not identified [but Zangaki, et al]

Cairo, [Egypt]: George Ch. Dovas, 1898. An unusually nice copy. Very Good++ condition. SEE PHOTOS. Handsomely bound in the original red pebble-grained cloth (imitation leather), with blind-stamped rectangular borders and gilt titles on the front cover ...

From About Books

$295.00


Hieroglyphica, Seu de Sacris Aegyptiorum, Aliarumque Gentium Literis Commentarii by Valeriano Piero Giovanni

Lyon: Paul Frelon, 1602. Early Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. Rebound in modern calf with the original boards preserved, endpapers added, paper repairs to the edges of the title page. 1602 edition of the first Renaissance dictio...

From Pazzo Books

$2,250.00


Corpus of Prehistoric Pottery and Palettes by W.M.Flinders Petrie

London: British School of Archaeology in Egypt, 1921. British School of Archaeology in Egypt and Egyptian Research Account, twenty third year 1917. Number 32 in their list of publications. 7pp with sixty one plates. Bookplate of The Chester Archaeological...

From Wadard Books PBFA

£190.00


Egypt : descriptive, historical and picturesque by EBERS, Georg Moritz

1887 1st English ed EGYPT Illustrated Egyptian Middle East Egyptology 2v Ebers George Ebers was a 19th-century German historian known almost exclusively for his accounts of Egypt and Egyptian history. His book, simply known as 'Egypt', helped popularize ...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$750.00


Social Life In Egypt - A Description of the Country and Its People by Poole, Stanley Lane

London: J.S. Virtue & Co. Full tooled leather. Published London: J.S. Virtue & Co., n.d. (c.1880's) Folio, 10 1/2" x 13 1/2". 136 pp.+2pp index, title page printed in black and red, all edge gilt, illustrated with 5 full-page steel ...

From The Wild Muse

$295.00


EGYPTIAN RAILWAYS IN 125 YEARS 1852-1977 by Hayah al-Ammah li-Shuun Sikak Hadid Misr

Cairo: The Authority] [Egyptian Railways Authority]., 1977. pict. paper wraps, 271 pages., [6] leaves of plates (3 fold.) : ill., map, ports.bibliography p. 271. printed by Egyptian Railways Press, Cairo, minor creases to front wrap, RARE Size: 4 to.,( 25...

From Harry E Bagley Books Ltd

$125.00


Travels in upper and lower Egypt : undertaken by order of the old government of France; by C. S. Sonnini, ... Illustrated by engravings, ... To which is subjoined a map of the country. Translated from the French by SONNINI, Charles Sigisbert

1800 1st English ed Sonnini Travels in EGYPT Egyptian Sexuality Geography MAPCharles Sigisbert Sonnini was a French naturalist who served Louis XVI and under the Napoleonic Regime. In 1777, Sonnini was ordered by the king and Count Buffon to explore Egypt...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$950.00


The Manners and Customs of the Ancient Egyptians. Second Series, Vol I and Vol II and the Plate Volume [complete] by Wilkinson, Sir J. Gardiner

London: John Murray, 1841. First Edition . Original Brown Cloth, Gilt. Very Good +. 9 " Tall. Color and B/W Plates, B/W Figures. Three volumes, complete, in publisher's brown cloth with spine lettered and decorated in gilt, covers decorated in ...

From Arroyo Seco Books

$575.00


The Great Pyramid- Observatory, Tomb and Temple by Richard A. Proctor

London: Chatto & Windus, 1883. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good/No Jacket. 532 8vo. Prize label (1883 prize for English awarded to the winningly named Arthur P Starbuck) to front paste down, over black end paper. Original publisher's brown boa...

From Duck Cottage Books

£175.00


Hommages à La Mémoire De Serge Sauneron 1927-1976: II: Égypte Post-Pharaonique

Institut Français dArchéologie orientale du Caire 1979-01-01. Post-Pharaonique. 1979 edition. Very rare second volume. Book is very heavy and will incur a postal surcharge. Text is in French . Good. Paperback. 1979. ...

From Books and Bobs

£100.00


The Ancient History of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Grecians, and Macedonians, in Six Volumes by Rollin, M,(onsieur Charles)

London: Printed for T. Tegg, 1827. Illustrated with 11 fold-out maps, six in Vol.I, one each in the other five volumes. Six volumes in contemporary half polished calf over decorative cloth, the backs with red and black morocco labels letterd in gilt and w...

From Dale Steffey Books

$800.00


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