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STUDIES IN ANCIENT EUROPE Essays Presented to Stuart Piggott

By: J.M.COLES & D.D.A.SIMPSON (EDITORS)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: LEICESTER, LEICESTER UNIVERSITY PRESS: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121274

ISBN: 0718510798

Condition: Near Fine


Oatmeal Buckram Cloth Boards with Brown titles to spine and Celtic Device to front board. 290 x 215 mm approx.368pp. XVI b/w photo. plates on glossy paper. 77 line illustrations. Series of essays presented as a mark of respect and affection to Professor Piggott by former pupils and colleagues in the Department of Archaeology, University of Edinburgh. The wide chronological and geographical range of the Studies reflect Professor Piggott's own varied interests and his majo... View more info

COWBRIDGE AND LLANBLETHIAN PAST AND PRESENT

By: JAMES , BRIAN LL , FRANCIS , DAVID J

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Eastgate , Cowbridge, Stewart Williams Publishers Barry & D Brown & Sons: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8808

ISBN: 0900807369

Condition: VG+


H/b , Dust Jacket , VG+/VG+ , 1st edition , illustrated , 200pps , authors - B James , Aberystwyth University College of Wales , Geography , written many local histories of the area , and DJ Francis , same University , Philosophy , now teaches Studying the parishes of the Vale of Glamorgan - both were educated initailly at Cowbridge Grammer School , Frontis - Cowbridge High Street early 20th century , Intro , in 4 parts , Earliest times to Norman Conquest / Middle Ages -... View more info

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THE BOOK OF MAIDEN CASTLE

By: KEMP , John

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Lyme Regis , Dorset, Nigel J Clarke Publications:

Seller ID: 118181

ISBN: 0907683258

Condition: VG+


Small clean-stapled a5 P/b.30pp.Line illustrated.Neolithic man - barrows - Roman hill fort - Iron Age , BC & AD. , WEAPONS , Celts [history/ social history] Periods of reconstruction.[ white p/b line illus.Navy titles.]neat ink name to inner blank card.o/w Fine throughout, tight. minor handling outer covers.Undated PLS See our image View more info

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EARLY PENNINE SETTLEMENT a Field Study

By: KING , ALAN , Geology Degree

Price: £4.95

Publisher: Clapham, DALESMAN PUBLISHING Co Ltd: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11724

Condition: VG


A Dalesman Paperback.96pp.History & pre-history -archeaology arts crafts.the natives daily struggle for survival written for teacher/sudent & all interested by A King[ Degree in Geology etc] b/w illustrations to almost every page[geography enviroment, man's arrival . clearance of forests, Bronze-age metal workers, Celtic & Romans field evidence etc. book- No inscsp. interior Fine] exterior light edgewear colour rub/fade, small thumb turning crease lower front, not clippe... View more info

TOPOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL GUIDE TO CORFE CASTLE in the Island of Purbeck Dorset the Authorized Edition with View of the Castle and Plans

By: L C B

Price: £1.00

Publisher: DORSET,

Seller ID: 8713

Condition: Good


Stapled Paperback smaller format , Good , 46pps , 3 Fold-out pagse , preface by L C B , Undated circa 1950's [ pale green with fade to edges , price one shilling , staples rusted but sound and non staining , no inscsp , ink date to front top corner View more info

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THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF BRITAIN AND IRELAND c 1400 - 1200 AD

By: LAING , LLOYD

Price: £18.00

Publisher: LONDON, Methuen & Co Ltd: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 10400

ISBN: 0416659705

Condition: Good


Good H/b in Good D/j. thick format 451pp.[ includes Scotland / Wales / Isle of Man ] illustrated 62 b/w Plates+151 figures [all listed ]. A Comprehensive book - the first to describe the archaeology of the Celtic-speaking areas of Britain & Ireland from the 4th to the 11th/12th centuries.Set in 2 parts - Regional Field Archaeology & material culture of early Christian Celts. Akns; Notes on plates , Preface, 14 chpts , Abbreviations , Select biblio; 2 Appendices [ manuscr... View more info

THE ROMAN FORUM AND THE PALATINE WITH 40 ILLUSTRATIONS AND TWO PLATES 4th Edition Revised

By: LUGLI, GIUSEPPE

Price: £2.00

Publisher: ROME, BARDI EDITORE: 1956

Seller ID: 10595

Condition: VG


Buff card wraps. 4th Edition Revised. 1956 143pp. All illustrations and fold out plans (plates) as expected and with no damage. VG (Book- no previous owner name, insc nor annotations, Ink dot of 2mm approx to front cover. Negligable wear or signs of use). See our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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UNDERNEATH ENGLISH TOWNS Interpreting urban archaeology

By: MARTIN CARVER , Professor

Price: £10.00

Publisher: LONDON, FITZHOUSE BOOKS: 1989

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 121734

ISBN: 0713436379

Condition: Near Fine


Beige Boards with gilt titles to spine, 255 x 190 mm approx. 160pp. 97 illustrations being b/w photos, line drawings, maps and plans. Written by then Professor of Archaeology York University and Director of the Suton Hoo Research Project and with a background of work directing urban archaelogical projects in Durham, Litchfield, Shrewbury, Stafford, Winchester etc. the book is of value to students of archaeology as well as the layperson fascinated by the history of our to... View more info

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CAVES AND CAVING IN BRITAIN

By: MASON , EDMUND J

Price: £7.00

Publisher: LONDON, ROBERT HALE: 1977

Edition: 1st Ediiton

Seller ID: 9082

ISBN: 0709161956

Condition: VG+


H/b , Dust Jacket, VG+/VG.1st edition , illustrated , 208pps , EJ Mason author The Mendips etc , Fellow Royal Institution Chartered Surveyors , script writer & Lecturer , special interest cave archaeology - exployed & excavated caves mendips / Wales and all over Britain , illus 38 mono plates & 6 Maps , 11 chpts , gloss . biblio , List of Clubs [ red boards+gilt titles to book Fine throughout aprt from both endpapers which have a few moinor pale cream blotches No inscsp.... View more info

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DIVE SUSSEX , the Definitive Guidebook, REVISED Edition

By: MCDONALD , KENDALL , Vice-President BS-AC, Veteran Diver, Professional Diving Journalist

Price: £7.00

Publisher: LONDON, UNDERWATER World Publications Ltd: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11103

ISBN: 094602006X

Condition: VG


VG P/b 1st Revised ed.1989.The Definintive Guidebook by K McDonald - Vice President BS-AC , Veteran Diver, Professional Journalist, diving - author.Over 300 Wreck sites revealed, gives Routes, launch sites & boats for hire.- along with the stories of each vessel's sinking.208pp. Maps illust. Sussex Dive Sites [ Chichester / Bognor Regis / Pagham / Littlehampton / Ferring / Hove/ Brighton / Burrow Head / Newhaven / Beachy Head / Eastbourne / St Leonards / Hastings / Broom... View more info

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THE RIDDLE OF THE PYRAMIDS

By: MENDELSSOHN , Dr. Kurt , FRS , Egyptologist & Fellow Royal Soc.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1974

Edition: 1st Ediiton

Seller ID: 9270

ISBN: 0500050155

Condition: Fine


FINE Large H/b.Near Fine D/j.1st. Detailed Examination by Respected Egyptologist & Fellow of the Royal Society, Dr K Mendelssohn FRS. Exploring the riddle why so much labour & resource was applied, by the ancient civilizations of Egypt & Mexico, in the building of the pyramids. 85 illus.15 Colour & 42 in line. [ gold-sand cloth gilt titles & gilt motif to front board, no previous owner name or inscription] Dust Jacket not price clipped, no nicks or tears, no notable defe... View more info

ROMANS IN WALES

By: MORGAN , GERALD R

Price: £5.50

Publisher: CARDIFF, UNIVERSITY OF WALES PRESS: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 9907

ISBN: 0708309607

Condition: Fine


Laminated stapled slim Paper Back larger format 25pps , well illustrated , 55 BC - AD 410 , Ancient Welsh History , Roman invasion [ war /Saxons / Julius Caesar / Cladius / Caratacus / Boudicia / Emporer Hadrian etc ] contents headings - Roman Remains in Wales , Military Life at Caerlon , Roman sites to visit , Questions , Gloss [ no notable defaults to book , tight clean staples , no inscsp/annotation View more info

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MAN BEFORE METALS International Scientific Series

By: N.JOLY

Price: £12.00

Publisher: LONDON, KEGAN PAUL,TRENCH, TRUBNER & CO: 1902

Seller ID: 122192

Condition: Very Good


Red Cloth Blind blocked decorated boards with gilt titles to spine. 190 x 130 mm approx.viii + 366pp. 148 illustrations. Sixth Edition 1902. Published in Kegan Paul's "International Scientific" series the book explores primitive man's life and development prior to the iron age. Chapters include:- The work of Boucher de Perthes, Cave Life, Peat Mossed and Kitchen Middens, Lake dwellings, The Nuraghi of Sardinia, The origin and use of fire, stone implements, naviga... View more info

THE BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND BUCKINGHAMSHIRE Nos 19

By: PEVSNER , NIKOLAUS

Price: £18.00

Publisher: HARMONSWORTH ,, PENGUIN BOOKS: 1960

Edition: 1st Editon UK

Seller ID: 8980

Condition: VG+


H/b , Dust jacket , VG+/VG+ , First edition 1st impression ( title not listed on front flap of d/j. A collector's copy.340 pp, + Addenda March 1960. light brown boards , gilt title and gilt penguin to spine plus green title block , No BE19 in the Penguin Pevsner Architectural Guide book series , (book- no previous owner name or inscription. dust jacket- non price clipped. Minor rubbing/ colour loss to extremities No notable defects to book or D/j , now in claer protectiv... View more info

THE BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND HEREFORDSHIRE BE 25

By: PEVSNER , NIKOLAUS

Price: £25.00

Publisher: HARMONSWORTH ,, PENGUIN BOOKS: 1963

Edition: 1st Editon

Seller ID: 8984

Condition: VG+


H/b & D/j VG+/VG+.1st ed. 1st impression ( title not listed on front flap of d/j. A collector's copy.364 pp, light brown boards , gilt title and gilt penguin to spine plus green title block , No BE25 in the Penguin Pevsner Architectural Guide book series with publisher's book mark recording the reaching of the half way point in the publication of the series, (book- no previous owner name or inscription. dust jacket- non price clipped.Cover 21/- Minor rubbing/ colour loss... View more info

THE BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND NORTH LANCASHIRE 2 the Rural North BE 37

By: PEVSNER , NIKOLAUS

Price: £18.00

Publisher: HARMONSWORTH, PENGUIN BOOKS: 1969

Edition: 1st Editon

Seller ID: 9202

Condition: VG+


H/b & D/J VG+/VG.1st ed. 1st impression ( title not listed on front flap of d/j ] A Collector's copy , 306 pps, + blank pages for notes , black/silver boards with Gilt penguin to front.number BE 37 in the Penguin Pevsner Architectural Guide book series , [ book- no previous owner name or inscription.] [ colour photo illus D/j- non price clipped.Cover 30/- Minor rubbing/ colour loss to extremities , small loss to top spine corners o/w no notable defects to book or cover.n... View more info

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THE BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND WARWICKSHIRE

By: PEVSNER , NIKOLAUS , WEDGWOOD , ALEXANDRA

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth, PENGUIN BOOKS: 1966

Edition: First Edition 1st Imp

Seller ID: 8936

Condition: Fine


Peach-brown boards , gilt title & gilt penguin to spine plus green title block.First Edn.1st imp. 1966 of No BE 31 in series in collectible condition.(Title not listed on rear panel of dust jacket A collector's copy ] 529PP plus one page Addendum illus. 64 b/w plates+ in line.FINE/ Near Fine - Book as new with no previous owner name or insc. D/j Dust Jacket -Cover price, 30/-. light general shelf soiling to rear panel. Suppied in a removable proprietary protective slee... View more info

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF ANCIENT & ROMAN BRITAIN

By: PRIESTLEY , HAROLD , BA MA PhD

Price: £5.00

Publisher: LONDON , FIRST EDITION, FREDERICK WARNE: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122622

ISBN: 0723215448

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated Laminated Boards, 145X90 mm approx.192 pages , Maps to end papers.- Avebury District and Stonehenge / Hadrian's 's Wall , 1979 (1st reprint)of No 56 in series. First Edition was 1976. Gloss , Maps , principal sites , Ancient Britain , gazetteer , a good reference guide. VG (Book- slight creaming of white laminate and hint of fading to red titles on spine. 10mm approx scratch to laminate front panel.No previous owner name and no other notable defects. Please s... View more info

THE ROMANS IN YORKSHIRE

By: RAISTRICK , Arthur , PhD MSc FGS

Price: £2.50

Publisher: CLAPHAM, Yorkshire, The Dalesman Publishing Co Ltd: 1969

Seller ID: 117975

Condition: Good


P/b 36pp, clean staples tight binding, by A Raistrick PhD MSc FGS. [ Romans - Yorkshire]The Brigantian Background 74 AD - farmers - early settlers -- Social History.[ No inscsp , illus b/w -Centre-fold photo ofThe Romans Fort at Bainbridge, Wensleydale.] covers show Roman Leader , 3/6 , paper med fox tanned/ browned. View more info

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THE ANGLO-SAXON ACHIEVEMENT Arcchaeology & the beginnings of English society

By: RICHARD HODGES , Senior Lecturer & Medieval Archaeologist

Price: £12.00

Publisher: ITHACA NEW YORK, CORNELL UNIVERSITY PRESS: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123835

ISBN: 0801423988

Condition: Near Fine


Navy Blue Cloth Boards with gilt titles to spine, 240 x 160 mm approx. xii + 212 pp. 56 illustrations as called for being b/w photos, maps, plans and line drawings, some full page some in text. Written by then Director of the British School in Rome, and Senior Lecturer in Archaeology and Prehistory at the University of Sheffield the book illuminates the daily life of the ordinary people of late Roman and early medieval England, when and under what circumstances particula... View more info