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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.

The book of the dead: facsimiles of the papyri of Hunefer, Anhai, Ḳerāsher and Netchemet with supplementary text from the papyrus of Nu; with transcripts, translations... by BUDGE, Earnest Wallis

1899 ENOURMOUS Egyptian Occult Book of the Dead Wallis Budge EGYPT Funerals Earnest Wallis Budge was a famous 19th-century English Egyptologist who was known for his expertise on Egypt antiquities and manuscripts. One of his many books published on Egyp...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books


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


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



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


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 ...

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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


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


The Egyptian book of the dead, the most ancient and the most important of the extant religious texts of ancient Egypt, edited with introduction, a complete translation and various chapters on its history symbolism, etc., by Charles H.S. Davis,... by DAVIS, Charles Henry Stanley

1894 1ed Egyptian Book of Dead EGYPT Mythology Mummies Hieroglyphics PAGAN Rites 'The Egyptian Book of the Dead' is a fascinating late 19th-century account of the history of Egyptian burial rituals, mummification, and Egyptian mythology. Written by Charl...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books


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


Ancient Egypt The Light Of The World. A work of reclamation and restitution in twelve books. by Gerald Massey

Samuel Weiser Inc. New York, 1976. 4th Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 9¾" - 12" tall. 2 volume set. Brown cloth Boards with gold gilt title to spine in a sturdy slipcase all in very good condition with no markings whatsoever. No bumping to s...

From The Mason's Corner


TOMB OF TUT ANKH AMEN, discovered by the Late Earl of Carnarvon and Howard Carter. by CARTER, Howard and A.C. Mace.:

London, Cassell and Company, Toronto, Melbourne, Sydney, 1923, 1927, 1933. VOLUMES, COMPLETE SET, ALL FIRST EDITIONS, FIRST PRINTINGS, 1923,1927 & 1933. ALL IN DUSTWRAPPERS. 8vo, approximately 240 x 155 mm, 9½ x 6¼ inches, numerous photographic illust...

From Roger Middleton


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


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


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 ...

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