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Emirates Archaeological Heritage

By: Shirley Kay

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Motivate Publishing: 1988

Seller ID: 911869-82

Condition: Very Good


Some light cover wear, rear cover has a small area of creasing; internally a clean, tight copy. View more info

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Oxoniensia Volume LVI 1991: a journal dealing with the archaeology, history and architecture of Oxford and its neighbourhood

By: Simon Townley [ed]

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Oxford, The Oxfordshire Archaeological & Historical Society: 1992

Seller ID: 19022702-73

Condition: Near Fine


Apparently unread copy, backstrip a little faded else as new. Contents include: Obituary, Prof R H C Davis; Prehistoric activity, early Roman building, tenement yards & gardens behind Twickenham House, Abingdon; The Infirmary & Hall of the medieval Hospital of St John the Baptist at Oxford; The medieval manuscripts of Trinity College, Oxford, addendum; The other wall paintings at South Newington; Some Bampton letters of the late C15 & early C16; Edward Pococke (1604-91), the first Laudian Professor of Arabic at Oxford; A classification by subject of the Oxford Almanacks, 1674-1991; The Oxford ... View more info

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Oxoniensia Volume LX 1995: a journal dealing with the archaeology, history and architecture of Oxford and its neighbourhood

By: Simon Townley [ed]

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Oxford, The Oxfordshire Archaeological & Historical Society: 1996

Seller ID: 19022705-73

Condition: Near Fine


Apparently unread copy, backstrip a little faded else as new. Contents include: Excavations of a Mesolithic site at Windmill Hill, Nettlebed, Oxon; The excavation of a late Bronze Age/early Iron Age site at Eight Acre Field, Radley; A middle Iron Age settlement at Deer Park Road, Witney, excavations in 1992; Iron Age & Roman settlement at Old Shifford Farm, Standlake; Interim report on the votive material from Romano-Celtic temple sites in Oxfordshire; Excavations on the line of the city defences at New College, Oxford, 1993; Excavations at Jowett Walk, Oxford; Excavations in ther Bodleian Lib... View more info

Swans 1969 Hellenic Cruise Handbook

By: Sir Mortimer Wheeler

Price: £7.50

Publisher: W F & R K Swan (Hellenic): 1969

Edition: 8th edition

Seller ID: 15050419-82

Condition: Very Good


Some light shelfwear to cover and slight page tanning, a very good copy in a shelfworn dustwrapper in fair condition. View more info

Swans Hellenic Cruises Handbook for 1964 Cruises

By: Sir Mortimer Wheeler

Price: £7.50

Publisher: W F & R K Swan (Hellenic): 1964

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 15050421-82

Condition: Good


Some light shelfwear to cover and slight page tanning, a very good copy in a worn dustwrapper in fair condition. View more info

The Armenians (Ancient Peoples and Places)

By: Sirarpie Der Nersessian

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd: 1969

Seller ID: 17061005-104

ISBN: 0500020663

Condition: Good


Book has some light shelfwear and page tanning, still in good condition; wrapper rubbed and edgeworn, in fair condition. 1972 reprint. 0500020663 View more info

Archaeologia or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquity, volume CIX

By: Society of Antiquaries of London

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Society of Antiquaries: 1991

Seller ID: 16123111X917142-61

Condition: Near Fine


Very light shelfwear and a small bump to one corner, else pretty much as new. No wrapper. Contents include: Giants' Hill 2 Long Barrow, Skendlebury, Lincs; The Pre-Flavian Military Belt: the evidence from Britain; Abbot Berkyng's tapestries and Matthew Paris's Life of St Edward the Confessor; The Discoveries of the Westminstert Retable; Le Jeu de la Hache: a fifteenth-century treatise on the technique of chivalric axe combat; The Pilgrim's Hall, Westminster. Hammerbeams, base crucks and aisle-derivative roof structures; The Papal Palace and other fourteenth-century buildings at Sorgues near Av... View more info

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Archaeologia or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquity, volume CI (Second Series Volume LI)

By: Society of Antiquaries of London

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Society of Antiquaries: 1967

Seller ID: 17032122FP-113

Condition: Very Good


Pages slightly tanned, owners' names on front endpaper; cover a little shelfworn. No wrapper. From the library of Francis Pryor. Contents include: A La Tène III Burial at Welwyn Garden City; The Dover Ring-Sword & Other Sword-Rings & Beads; The Origin of the Introduction of Peers in the House of Lords with a Note on the Parliamentary Processional Roll of 1512; Recent Discoveries in the Bodleian Library; Etiquette & the Planning of the State Apartments in Baroque Palaces. View more info

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Archaeologia or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquity, volume XCVI (Second Series Volume XLVI)

By: Society of Antiquaries of London

Price: £12.50

Publisher: The Society of Antiquaries: 1955

Seller ID: 17032121FP-112

Condition: Very Good


Pages slightly tanned and endpapers browned,owner's name on front endpaper; cover a little shelfworn and marked with some spine fading. No wrapper. From the library of Francis Pryor. Contents include: The Wall-Paintings at Longthorpe Tower, near Peterborough; The Kells Crosier; Medieval Copper Champlevé Enamelled Images of the Virgin & Child; Anglo-Saxon Finds near Rainham, Essex, with a Study of Glass Drinking-horns; The Totts Chamfrein by RJC Atkinson & Stuart Piggott. View more info

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Archaeologia or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquity, volume CIX

By: Society of Antiquaries of London

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Society of Antiquaries: 1991

Seller ID: 17032119FP-113

Condition: Very Good


Very light shelfwear and owner's name on front endpaper, else pretty much as new. No wrapper. From the library of Francis Pryor. B000JKZQI2 Contents include: Giants' Hill 2 Long Barrow, Skendlebury, Lincs; The Pre-Flavian Military Belt: the evidence from Britain; Abbot Berkyng's tapestries and Matthew Paris's Life of St Edward the Confessor; The Discoveries of the Westminstert Retable; Le Jeu de la Hache: a fifteenth-century treatise on the technique of chivalric axe combat; The Pilgrim's Hall, Westminster. Hammerbeams, base crucks and aisle-derivative roof structures; The Papal Palace and oth... View more info

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Archaeologia or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquity, volume CVII

By: Society of Antiquaries of London

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Society of Antiquaries: 1982

Seller ID: 17032123FP-113

Condition: Very Good


Very light shelfwear, owner's name on front endpaper. No wrapper. From the library of Francis Pryor. Contents include: Swords & sequence in the British Bronze Age; Anglo-Saxon Glass Claw-Beakers; Anglo-Saxon Button Brooches; The Sanctuary Ring of Durham Cathedral; The Talbot Casket & Related Late Medieval Leather Caskets; The Stained Glass of the Chapel of the Vyne & the Chapel of the Holy Ghost, Basingstoke; Ightham Mote: Politics & Architecture in Early Tudor England; Ordnance & the King's Fortifications in 1547-48. View more info

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Archaeologia or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquity, volume C (Second Series Volume L)

By: Society of Antiquaries of London

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Society of Antiquaries: 1966

Seller ID: 17032120FP-112

Condition: Very Good


Very light shelfwear and owners' names on front endpaper. No wrapper. From the library of Francis Pryor. Contents include: The Fussell's Lodge Long Barrow Excavations 1957; The Aqueduct in the Grounds of the British Embassy in Rome; An Unrecorded Map of London; The Shrine of St Edward the Confessor; Westminster Abbey: the timber roofs of the Collegiate Church od St Peter at Westminster. View more info

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Archaeologia or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquity, volume CVIII

By: Society of Antiquaries of London

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Society of Antiquaries: 1986

Seller ID: 17032124FP-113

Condition: Very Good


Very light shelfwear, owner's name on front endpaper, pages tanned (printed on poorer quality paper than usual). No wrapper. From the library of Francis Pryor. Contents include: The Roman Silver Cups from Hockwold, Norfolk; Silver Picture Plates of Late Antiquity AD 300 to 700; The Reculver Cross; The Anglo-Saxon Friezes at Breedon-on-the-Hill; Contemporary Artefacts Illustrated in Late Saxon Manuscripts; Excavations at Fountains Abbey: the early development of the Monastery; The Glass of Herkenrode Abbey; The Arnold Lulls Book of Jewels & the Court Jewellers of Queen Anne of Denmark; The Devo... View more info

Somerset Archaeology & Natural History: The Proceedings of the Somerset Archaeological & Natural History Society for 1993, Incorporating Ecology in Somerset, Vol. 137

By: Somerset Archaeological & Natural History Society

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Alan Sutton Publishing, for the Somerset Archaeological & Natural History Society: 1994

Seller ID: 99716-146

Condition: Very Good


Some light cover wear, one corner a little bumped, else in very good condition. Contents: Excavations at Maidenbrook Farm, Cheddon Fitzpayne, in 1990; Later prehistoric & Romano-British settlement sites in south Somerset: some recent work; Charterhouse on Mendip: an interim report on survey & excavation in 1993; Two Sheila-na-Gigs at Stoke sub Hamdon; The buildings of Bath Priory; The site of the Bishop's Palace, Wookey; An industrial site at Wookey; Some advice to a domestic chaplain in 1663; Somerset archaeology 1993; The decline in breeding wader populations on Tealham & Tadham Moors on the... View more info

Kom Firin I: The Ramesside Temple and the Site Survey (British Museum Research Publication)

By: Spencer, Neal

Price: £25.00

Publisher: British Museum Press: 2008

Seller ID: 920064-81

ISBN: 0861591704

Condition: New


New, unused copy. 0861591704 View more info

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The Lake Villages of Somerset

By: Stephen Minnitt; John Coles

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Glastonbury Antiquarian Society, Somerset Levels Project & Somerset County Council Museum Service: 1996

Seller ID: 19051901-52

ISBN: 095071223X

Condition: As New


Minimal signs of use, a very good copy indeed. 095071223X View more info

Some Recent Archaeological Work in Epsom

By: Stephen Nelson

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Nonsuch Antiquarian Society: 1983

Seller ID: 917056-146

Condition: Fair


Reprinted from the London Archaeologist vol.4 no.10. Card covers a little rubbed & faded, main fault is bottom edge has been dipped in a cup of tea or similar & pages are consequently rippled & stained & have been stuck together at the corners; text is unaffected. View more info

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The Wiltshire Archaeological and Natural History Magazine Volume 111 2018

By: Stuart Brookes

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Devizes, The Wiltshire Archaeological and Natural History Society: 2018

Seller ID: 19093024-193

Condition: Near Fine


Very light signs of use. View more info

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William Stukeley: an Eighteenth-Century Antiquary

By: Stuart Piggott

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Thames and Hudson: 1985

Edition: Revised edition

Seller ID: 19090322-191

ISBN: 0500013608

Condition: Very Good


Pages tanning, and one corner has a small nick, else a near fine copy in a very good dustwrapper. View more info

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Illustrated Guide to Ancient Monuments Volume VI: Scotland

By: Stuart Piggott; W Douglas Simpson

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1970

Edition: 6th edition

Seller ID: 19081906-181

ISBN: 0114904790

Condition: Good


Pages tanned else internally in very good condition, folded map in rear in very good condition indeed; cover a bit rubbed and bumped, back cover stained; wrapper rather worn, rubbed and spotted. View more info