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Scotland Geddes & Grosset 1999 1855342995 / 9781855342996 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Based on a text by Charles Squire. Describes customs, legends of the Celts, Gaelic Gods, British Gods, A-z guide. 1.25kg weight ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 480 pages 
Price: 29.50 AUD
London British Museum 1969 Paperback Very Good+ 
Stapled binding, catalogue of plaster casts available from moulds of objects in the British Museum. Also available in materials other than plaster that are durable. All are full size, can be coloured to imitate bronze etc. Rosetta stone, heads, dipytch, busts. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 11 pages 
Price: 21.00 AUD
London British Museum 1969 Paperback Good+ 
Mild wear to side edge of cover; Stapled binding. Catalogue of items available for sale that are replicas from the collection - chess pieces, bronze cat, head of eros photo and description for each item. 100gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 14 pages 
Price: 14.50 AUD
4 Abbate, Francesco (Ed) Egyptian Art. Translated by H a Fields
Sydney Angus & Robertson/Octopus 1972 706400623 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
158p, index, illustrated.500gms weight. Faded spine on dustjacket. ; 8vo 
Price: 13.17 AUD
5 Ashley, Mike A BRIEF HISTORY OF BRITISH KINGS AND QUEENS British Royal History from Alfred the Great to the Present
London Robinson Publishing 2002 1841195510 / 9781841195513 Revised Edition Paperback Very Good 
Surface creases to spine, firm and square. ; Index, notes and bibliography, Chronology, Royal Consorts, Royal Family trees, "A readable and comprehensive reference of British monarchs. Weight 580 grams; Brief Histories; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 528 pages 
Price: 19.19 AUD
6 Bahn, Paul (Ed) WRITTEN IN BONES How Human Remains Unlock the Secrets of the Dead
Sydney Gary Allen Pty Ltd 2002 1877082082 / 9781877082085 Paperback Very Good 
Index, bibliography, research into burials, rituals and findings from ancient tombs and skeletons help archaeologists. 680gms weight ; Color Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 192 pages 
Price: 17.13 AUD
London Andromeda 2000 1861990774 / 9781861990778 First Edition Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 
Index, maps. Summary of current archaeological knowledge and human origins. Weight 1.300kg ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 208 pages 
Price: 26.20 AUD
8 Baigent, Michael and Leigh, Richard DEAD SEA SCROLLS DECEPTION
Simon & Schuster 1991 0671797972 / 9780671797973 Paperback Very Good 
Yellowed paper; New book with remainder. Exposes how the Church conspired to suppress the Dead Sea Scrolls. 400gms weight ; Remainder; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 268 pages 
Price: 11.35 AUD
Oxford Phaidon Press 1977 0714817856 / 9780714817859 First Edition Paperback Very Good- 
Rubbing to spine edge ; Index, b/w and colour photos, an intricate picture of life in ancient Peru based on archaeological investigations, research with local Indians. 500 grams weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 218 pages 
Price: 7.00 AUD
10 Baumann, Hans The World of the Pharaohs
London Oxford University Press 1960 First Edition Hard Cover Good in Good dust jacket Illustrated by Burges, Albert; Renner, Hans Peter 
236p, coloured photos and drawings. Dustjacket covered inclear plastic bit split along side edge front flap. Wear to base of book. 520gms weight; 8vo 
Price: 10.39 AUD
11 Becker, F A Pragmatic Look At the Great Pyramid of Egypt
Melbourne G N & E J Ridgway 1999 0957767005 / 9780957767003 First Edition Soft Cover As New 
172p, index, b/w technical drawings. An alternative view on the mysteries surrounding the Great Pyramid - who constructed it and how. New copy. 255gms weight; 8vo 
Price: 11.50 AUD
12 Bellingham, David An Introduction to Celtic Mythology
London Quantum 2002 1861605641 / 9781861605641 Paperback Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Glossy paper, colour illustrations. Excellent condition. ; Color Photographs; 4to ; 128 pages 
Price: 11.50 AUD
13 Berlitz, Charles Mystery of Atlantis
London Souvenir Press 1976 0285622110 / 9780285622111 Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
214p, illustrated. "Comprehensive history of Atlantis". Looks unread. 500gms weight; 8vo 
Price: 10.50 AUD
14 Bradford, Ernle HANNIBAL
London Folio Society 1998 Hardcover Fine 
Index, maps, in slipcase, looks unread, 750gms weight; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 254 pages 
Price: 26.50 AUD
London HEINEMANN 1976 0434085405 / 9780434085408 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Embleton, Gerry 
Creased top edge to jacket. Gift inscription inside front cover. ; Index. 900gms weight; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 128 pages 
Price: 21.25 AUD
16 Branigan, Keith Roman Britain : Life in an Imperial Province
London Reader's Digest Association 1980 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
320p, index. Maps on endpapers1.5kg. Protected with archival plastic covering.; Color Illustrations; 4to 
Price: 15.00 AUD
17 Breasted, James Henry (Ed) Ancient Records of Egypt The First through the Seventeenth Dynasties, Vol. 1. Translated and Edited by James Henry Breasted
University of Illinois Press 2001 0252069900 / 9780252069901 Paperback Very Good+ 
Clean text no creases. 550gms weight; 8.80 X 6 X 0.70 inches; 344 pages 
Price: 36.50 AUD
London Oracle 1996 186196000x / 9781861960009 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Yellowed paper, Crease to bottom corner of front cover ; Index. Weight 450 grams ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 430 pages 
Price: 8.50 AUD
19 Brodie, Jan EARTH DANCE
UK Capall Bann 1995 1898307350 / 9781898307358 First Edition Paperback As New 
Index, new book a year of pre-Christian festivals, rituals and rites of British origin for Goddess or pagan celebrations. 250gms weight ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 138 pages; Tried to order one from Striped ostrich $Au26.00 via U-freight26.7.06 
Price: 26.50 AUD
20 Budge, E A Wallis The Mummy The Secrets of Ancient Egypt's Funereal Amulets and Scarabs, Idols and Mummy-Making, and How to Read Hieroglypics
New York Collier Books 1972 Second Edition Trade Paperback Very Good 
2nd printing 1973. 404p, index. The secrets of Ancient Egypt's funereal amulets and scarabs, idols and mummy making and how to read hieroglyphics. Crease to front cover bottom corner, mild crease to spine. B/w drawings and hieroglyphs. ; 8vo 
Price: 7.00 AUD

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