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New York: Berkley Books, 1999. 1st Printing. Trade Paperback.
1st printing. Faint toning.
264 pp. Tutankhamen conjures all the fascination that people have with Egypt. Ironically very little is known about the boy king. He was born in one of the most traumatic times in Egypt's 3000 year history. The.....
. 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......
Washington, D.C. National Geographic Society, 1958. Herget, H.M. Reprint. Hard Cover.
Reprint. No jacket. Pages lightly wrinkled.
368 pp. With 215 illustrations, 120 paintings by H. M. Herget. Reprinted fro the National Geographic Magazine issues of October, 1941; March, 1944; November, 1946; and January, 1951. CONTENTS: Foreword by Gilbert Grosvenor;.....
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: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1975. Large Softcover.
An exceptional copy.
80 pp. "When children catch their first glimpse of a pyramid, a sea of questions inevitably tumbles forth. "Why are they shaped like that?" "How were they made?" "Who made them?" "What were they used for?" Perplexed adults can.....
New York: Coward-McCann, Inc., 1964. First Edition. Hard Cover.
First edition. Jacket faded and rubbed. Top page ridge lightly foxed.
349 pp. Illustrated with photographs, line drawings and maps. A completely new and intriguing look at the history of Egypt as seen through its archaeological heritage.--jacket.
New York: Three Rivers Press, 2009. 1st Printing. Trade Paperback.
First printing. Minor general shelf wear.
ix, 402 pp. "In ancient Egypt, a forgotten princess must overcome her family's past and remake history. The winds of change are blowing through Thebes. A devastating palace fire has killed the Eighteenth Dynasty's.....
Kent: Grange Books, 2006. First Edition. Large Hardcover.
First edition. Jacket edges rubbed with small tear.
252 pp. The first half of the 19th century was a great era for Egyptology. It had started with Bonaparte's Egyptian campaign. But in 1825, twenty-five year old Ippolito Rosellini, a theology graduate and.....
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.....
London: Arrow, 1962. Mass Market Paperback.
Spine creased, front wrapper rubbed.
254 pp. "An Egyptologist, attempting to raise from the dead the mummy of Tera, an ancient Egyptian queen, finds a fabulous gem and is stricken senseless by an unknown force. Amid bloody and eerie scenes, his daughter is possessed.....
New York: Viking, 1996. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover.
Book club edition. Bookplate on front free endpaper.
xiii, 270 pp. A biography drawing on archaeological and historical evidence tells of the brilliant female pharaoh who ruled Egypt for more than twenty years, but whose name and image were viciously attacked.....
New York: Dover, 1970. Reissue. Trade Paperback.
Reissue. Timeline included. Lightly rubbed.
For 30 centuries, before Greece's glory or Rome's grandeur came into being, mankind played out a drama along the banks of the Nile which for sheer splendor, mighty works, and significance to civilization, is unique. The lure of.....
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.....