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New York: Dover, 1971. 1st Printing. Trade Paperback.
First printing. Ink name.
xv, 234 pp. With 20 illustrations. For millennia, Egypt, the dark land, has been considered the home of magic. The feats of her priests and magicians were renowned throughout the ancient world, from the simplest legerdemain (according to.....
. Excalibur Books, 1972. Hard Cover.
Jacket corners rubbed. Pencil name and address on front paste-down endpaper, three ticket stubs to Treasures of Tutankhamun exhibition stapled to front free endpaper.
236 pp. With 17 color plates and 65 monochrome illustrations and two appendices. "The leader of the excavation offers a......
UK/New York: Osprey Publishing, 1993. 5th Printing. Soft Cover.
Fifth printing. Minor general wear.
96 pp. The earliest battle in history which can be reconstructed in detail, Qadesh (c. 1300 BC) pitted the two great warriors of the age against each other, Muwatallish of Hatti and the great warrior-Pharaoh Rameses.....
New York: Van Norstrand Reinhold, 1976. Hanson, Bob. First Edition. Large Hardcover.
First edition. Jacket edges rubbed, tear to jacket spine base.
272 pp. This luxurious volume is the first to focus exclusively on resist dyeing as an art form. It brings together superb examples from cultures on every continent.....
New York: The Viking Press, 1937. First American Edition. Hard Cover.
First American edition. No jacket. Light general wear.
xvi, 619 pp. Photographs throughout text. Includes fold-out map. CONTENTS: Foreword; Freedom and Adventure; The Wilder Brother; The Struggle with Man; The River Vanquished; The Golden Mouth; Index.
New York: DK, 2001. Molan, Chris. First American Edition. Large Hardcover.
First American edition. Sticker ghost on front board.
48 pp. Witness the life of a powerful Egyptian ruler. Vivid storytelling brings the past to life. Exciting eyewitness accounts make you feel like part of the action. Stunning photographs, annotated.....
New York: Praeger Publishers, 1975. 3rd Printing. Hard Cover.
Third printing. Jacket reverse and page ridges lightly foxed.
224 pp. With 85 illustrations, 15 in color and 42 line drawings. Although Mednelssohn readily admits that the archaeological evidence proves that the pyramids served as royal mausoleums, he argues that this.....
New York: Riverhead Books, 1997. First Edition. Hard Cover.
First edition. Signed by author on title page with inscription, "For ___ ___ with all best wishes. July 26th, 1997." Top edge of jacket stained. Front board soiled.
230 pp. Susan Brind Morrow takes readers from her magical and sometimes troubled.....
London: Rider & Co., 1928. Hard Cover.
No publisher date (circa 1920s). No jacket. Stained, front free endpaper missing, half-title page/frontispiece loose but included.
xi, 116 pp. The Osiris myth is the most elaborate and influential story in ancient Egyptian mythology. It concerns the murder of the god Osiris, a......
London: Rider & Co., 1927. Third Edition. Hard Cover.
Third edition. No jacket. Stained, pencil underlining and marginalia.
vi, 135 pp. Teachings of Osiris is a book written by H. C. Randall-Stevens that delves into the ancient Egyptian god Osiris and his teachings. The book explores the mythology and symbolism.....
London: The Nonesuch Press, 1929. Poulton, T.L. Limited Edition. Large Hardcover.
Limited edition, #1072 of 1550 copies, only 500 of which were sold in the U.S. Ink gift note and owner bookplate on front endpapers, spines a bit toned.
Complete in five volumes. Translated into English by Thomas North, from.....
New York: Little, Brown and Company, 2010. 12th Printing. Hard Cover.
Twelfth printing. Jacket edges lightly worn.
viii, 368 pp. 8vo. Color pictorial endpapers, maps precede text, includes section of glossy color photographs & illustrations. The Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer brings to life the most intriguing woman in the history of.....
New York/Boston: Back Bay Books, 2011. Trade Paperback.
Reprint. A fine copy.
394, 13 pp. The Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer brings to life the most intriguing woman in the history of the world: Cleopatra, the last queen of Egypt. Her palace shimmered with onyx, garnets, and gold, but was richer still.....
New York/Boston: Back Bay Books, 2011. 1st Printing. Trade Paperback.
First printing. A fine copy.
394, 13 pp. The Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer brings to life the most intriguing woman in the history of the world: Cleopatra, the last queen of Egypt. Her palace shimmered with onyx, garnets, and gold, but.....
New York: Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 1985. First UK Edition. Hard Cover.
First UK edition. Jacket edges lightly worn.
208 pp. In the second millennium BC the Aegean island of Thera exploded in one of the most massive volcanic eruptions in human history. Could that catastrophe have been linked to the.....