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Kon-Tiki Museum Norway; English, Norsk and German Text
1 Kon-Tiki Museum Norway; English, Norsk and German Text
Oslo, Norway Institute For Pacific Archaeology and Cultural History 1984 8276700136 / 9788276700138 Card cover Fine condition 
This is a verry handsome booklet about the Kon-Tiki Museum which was/is the home of the Kon-Tiki raft and papyrus boat, Ra. The Thor Heyerdahl 's famous exhibited together from various archaeological expeditions. there's a color photo of Herdahl at the front of the booklet. His signature is on it too, but I doubt very greatly that it was not signed by hand. Rhe bookj;let measures 6-1/2" x 9-1/2" and has 32 pages cvering the 1947 expedition, the Galapagos Expedion of 1953; the Easter Island Expedition in 1955-56; From Balsa Raft to Reed Boat; The RA Expeditions; the Tigris Expedition; and some expeditions in the 80's. 
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The J. Peterman Company Interesting Clothes
2 The J. Peterman Company Interesting Clothes
Lesington, Kentucky The J. Peterman Company No Date, Card folder; Pages not bound Very good condition 
This is a clever way to focus eyes on one item at a time. Inside this brown folder are 29 individual sheets -- shirts, shorts, skirts, dresses, purses, and more -- even furniture with a nice skin. There are designs for both men and women. The folder measures 6" x 11" and is right sized for the pages. There's also fun names for the duds --Villa d'Estate, After the Hare Before the Grouse, and The Archaeology of Laughing. This is a good one to hang on to. 
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The Journal of Egyptian Archaeology Volume 71, 1985
3 The Journal of Egyptian Archaeology Volume 71, 1985
London The Egypt Exploration Society 1985 soft cover Very Good 
This one's a magazine masquerading as a book, as there is so much to read!It's been lovingly cared for and is pristine with the exception of a little sunning to spine. No names or writing. Measures 9"x11" and has 211 pages plus black and white plates at back of book printed on coated paper. A sampling of article topics include: status symbols in the architecture of El-'Amarna; reflections on the reign of Ramesses VI; the identity of the Ramesside Queen Tyti; the camel in dynastic Egypt; and Anubis and the lunar disc; and the composition of a military work party in Roman Egypt. Other issues available. 
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Antiquity: A Quarterly Review of Archaeology (1969), Daniel, Glyn
4 Daniel, Glyn Antiquity: A Quarterly Review of Archaeology (1969)
London Antiquity Publications Ltd. 1969 XLIII soft cover Very good condition 
Crisp, clean, untoned paper and no names or writing make this magazine a stand-out. I have MANY issues of this, so if you're looking for a specific one please use the contact button and send me an email. The magazine measures 7"x 9-3/4" and has 84 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings. Principle topics covered in this issue are: "Are These the Walls of Camelot?"; Excavations at Knowth, Count Meath, Ireland, 1968; Radiocarbon Dates and the Scottish Iron Age; The Origins of Agriculture, A Reconsideration; South Cadbury Excavations, 1968; and Verulamium 1966-68. 
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Antiquity; A Quarterly Review of Archaeology March, 1971, Daniel, Glyn
5 Daniel, Glyn Antiquity; A Quarterly Review of Archaeology March, 1971
London Antiquity Publications LTD. 1971 Vol. XLV, No. 177 soft cover Fine 
Crisp, clean, untoned paper and no names or writing make this magazine a stand-out. I have MANY issues of this, so if you're looking for a specific one please use the contact button and send me an email. The magazine measures 7"x9-3/4" and has 80 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings, including a handsome fold-put. Principle topics covered in this issue are: Dilmun; The Wessex culture; Archaeology in Sulawesi, Indonesia; the first British navy; and the Graveney boat 
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Minerva Magazine July/August 1996. Ancient Art and Archaeology, Eisenberg, Jerome M. (editor)
6 Eisenberg, Jerome M. (editor) Minerva Magazine July/August 1996. Ancient Art and Archaeology
Great Britain Aurora Publications Ltd. 1996 Volume 7, Number 4 Card cover Very good condition 
I have never seen this magazine before now, but it's certainly a gift from Great Britain. The emphasis is on ancient art and archaeology -- very readable and many photographs in both black and white and color. The articles are these: Beirut: Rediscovering the Past; Splendors of Ancient Egypt from Helsheim; The Chauvet Cave, the oldest cave paintings in the world; Archaeology China's Northern Frontier; Amorium in Turkey, A Byzantine City in the Dark Ages; The Ludovisi and Boston Thrones; Magna Graecia, the Greeks in the West; Preah Khan, conservation of an ancient temple site; the New Roman London Gallery and Ancient Egyptian Mining. Magazine measures 8" x 11-1/2" and has 63 pages. 
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Karanis: An Egyptian Town in Roman Times, Elaine K. Gazda
7 Elaine K. Gazda Karanis: An Egyptian Town in Roman Times
Ann Arbor, Michigan Kelesey Museum of Archaeology, The University of Michigan 1983 Card cover First printing 
This booklet is like brand new, even though it's dated 1983. It derived from the discoveries the Univierty of Michigan's Expedition to Egypt from 1924-1935. The booklet measures 8-1/2" x 11" and has 50 pristine pages.There are many photos from the lengthly trip, and quite a few drawings.The contents include these chapters: "Karanis In Perspective; The Rural Economy; Domestic Life; and The Temples and the Gods. 
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The Scientific Test of the Spade
8 Elaine K. Gazda and Elise A, Friedland (Editors) The Scientific Test of the Spade"; Leroy Waterman and the University of Michigan Excavations at Sepphoris, 1931
Ann Arbor, Michigan Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, University of Michigan 1997 Card cover Fine condition, Like New 
This booklet is part of several other archaeological imprints from the early 1930's when the University went to excavate the hidden treasures of the world. This booklet discusses the adventure in Sepphoris in Palestine. The booklet measures 8-1/2" x 11" and has 21 pages black an white phoographs, plus drawings and a map. The green cover has three diamond shapes which open a window to the big picture behind it. 
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Historical Hobbies For the Pharmacist; Pharmacy Through the Ages., Gegory J. Higby and Elaine C. Stroud, editors
9 Gegory J. Higby and Elaine C. Stroud, editors Historical Hobbies For the Pharmacist; Pharmacy Through the Ages.
Madison, wisconsin and ?Washington D.C. American Institute if of the History of Pharmacy; American Pharmaceutical Association 1994 and No Date Card Cover and soft cover Very good condition 
It's always fun to buy one thing only to find more stuff inside. Whenever that happens I keep the extras with the original item IF its about the same topic. This time I bought the Hobbies one and inside was the other one, plus a really nice postcard of Niagara Apothecary's Interior (Canadian). There's also a little leaflet about Niagara Apothecary, a publications catalog dated 1995 and a letter from the Institute of the History of Pharmacy, located at the University of Wisconsin of Pharmacy. The bigger book measures 6" x 9" and has 74 pages. So then, what are these hobbies? Here's the choices -- American Pharmaceutical Antiques, Pharmaceutical Archaeology, Pharmaceutical Ephemera, and Pharmaceutical Philately.All items are clean and nice, tough the front cover shows lift due to how many items were in it. I will put the extras in a cello bag and put this one in the book press. 
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Amphoras and the Ancient Wine Trade;The Stoa of Attalos II in Athens; Garden Lore of Ancient Athens;Cure and Cult in Ancient Corinth., Grace, Virginia R; Thompson, Homer; Thompson, Dorothy Burr; Lang Mabel
10 Grace, Virginia R; Thompson, Homer; Thompson, Dorothy Burr; Lang Mabel Amphoras and the Ancient Wine Trade;The Stoa of Attalos II in Athens; Garden Lore of Ancient Athens;Cure and Cult in Ancient Corinth.
Princeton, New Jersey American School of Classical Studies at Athens 1961, 1962, 1962, 1977 Two presumed est. Ed.; Two 2nd printing Card covers Near fine condition 
These classical Athenian booklets are accompanied by three more in a separate lot here, all of which are about ancient Athens. These four consist of three Athens booklets about the wine trade, the stoa, and garden lore of ancient Athens. The fourth is Cure and Cult in Corinth, a guide to the Asklepeion, the beginning of a series of topics on Corinth. All are published by the American School of Classical Studies at Athens and all measure 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" and together have 123 pages. Crisp and clean with only one defeat -- a tiny name of a previous owner at upper top corner of first page on one booklet. 
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The International Journal of Korean Art and Archaeology (Volume 01, 2007 Premier Issue in English), Hongnam, Kim (editor)
11 Hongnam, Kim (editor) The International Journal of Korean Art and Archaeology (Volume 01, 2007 Premier Issue in English)
Seoul, Korea National Museum of Korea 2007 Volume 01 Premier 2007 Card cover Near fine condition 
Very clean and tightly bound journal with just a tiny tear to top of spine which I reglued and is holding well. This is a heavy magazine measuring 8-3/4" x 12" pronted on substantial paper. No numbering of pages, but they measure 1/2" thick. Articles include: The Bronze culture of Korea; The Life and Art of Kim Hong-do; The Influence of Baekje on Ancient Japan; The Architectural Theories and Planning Concepts of Seongyojang; Goryeo Celadon in Japan; and A Prospective on the History of Korean Portrait Painting. Nicely illustrated -- a very sophisticated publication. English language. 
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Colonial Williamsburg Archeaological Series (Booklets 1-4 1969), Hume, Ivor Noel
12 Hume, Ivor Noel Colonial Williamsburg Archeaological Series (Booklets 1-4 1969)
Williamsburg, Virginia Colonial Williamsburg 1969 soft cover Very Good 
These archaeological booklets were printed in large numbers, but it is uncommon to find the first four titles together in clean, attractive condition. All are tightly bound and have no names or writing. Their titles are: Glass in Colonial Williamsburg's Archaeological Collections; Pottery and Porcelain in Colonial Williamsburg's Archaeological Collections; Archaeology and Wetherburn's Tavern; and The Wells of Williamsburg -- Colonial Time Capsules. All four were authored by Ivor Noel Hume and measure 6"x9" with a collective 189 pages. Illustrated throughout with black and white photos. Faults confined to a spot of wear to top of spine on #1 light toning around the edges of back covers, and some rubbing to cover near spine on #4. Ships in the U.S. for $2. OVERSEAS ORDERS WELCOME, but please contact us with destination for exact shipping quote. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Khajuraho: Archaeological Survey of India 1965, Krishna Deva
13 Krishna Deva Khajuraho: Archaeological Survey of India 1965
New Delhi Director General of Archaeology in India 1965 soft cover Very Good 
A bit hard to find, but here it is in very nice clean condition. Booklet measures 5-1/2"x8-1/2" and has 44 pages plus a wonderful large fold-out at back which shows a map on one side and a scale drawing of Temple Lakshmana on the other. Booklet also contains numerous black and white photographs printed on quality coated paper. Other than one very small tear to outer edge of back cover and one also small one on map, both of which I repaired with almost invisible archival tape, the book is very good. 
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People of the Mounds: Ohio's Hopewell Culture, Lepper, Bradley T.
14 Lepper, Bradley T. People of the Mounds: Ohio's Hopewell Culture
Columbus, Ohio The Ohio Historical Society 2002 Revised & Reprinted soft cover Fine 
This booklet was originally published in the 1990's by the Eastern National Park and Monument Association, but is offered here in its revised version published by the Ohio Historical Society in 2002. the booklet measures 8-1/2"x11" and is illustrated with black and white and color photos, plus maps and art. Ohio is noted for its mounds and earthworks, especially those left in the Ohio Valley by the Hopewell and Adena cultures. The Hopewell is the focus here. 23 pages. 
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Archaeology at Franklin's Court 1973 (Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin), Liggett, Barbara
15 Liggett, Barbara Archaeology at Franklin's Court 1973 (Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin)
Harrisburg, PA The McFarland Company 1973 soft cover Very Good 
Beautifully made booklet designed with a white embossed card cover with white on white raised lettering and a paste-on image of a blue and white bowl on the front. It measures 8" square and has a color photo of the excavation at frontis protected by a clean tissue guard. It's illustrated throughout with color photographs and small drawings. REALLY NICE. Tells the story of an excavation which took place in Philadelphia on three lots, all once owned by Benjamin Franklin. Unpaginated, but I counted 40 pages. 
Price: 12.95 USD
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Pictorial Memories of Oberlin, Marwin E. Hofer, President
16 Marwin E. Hofer, President Pictorial Memories of Oberlin
Oberlin, Ohio The Rotary Club of Oberlin 1989 Second edition Spiral spine and card covers Very good condition Oblong 
If you remember Oberlin, Ohio this book brings 104 pages filled with black and white photographs and their descriptions. But more than that they bring the charm of both the town and the college and its conservatory. The book measures 7-1/2" x 11"and has no names or writing. The spiral spine is intact and all pages are clean and no creases. The topics include Tappan Square, archaeology, early buildings, college buildings,churches,fires and colunteer firemen, public schools, other schools, homes for children, transportation, blizzards and floods, oversize crowds, Oberlin from the air, reflecting and affecting the rest of the world, college-community music, retaurants of yesterday, window fairs, groceries and other stores, Obrlin in wartime, public utlities, aluminum's secret unlocked, hospitlas, campus billboard and rocks, athletic, music, and protestors of the Vietnam War. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Portals to Eternity; The Necropolis at Terenouthis in Lower Egypt -- 1987, McCleary, Roger V.
17 McCleary, Roger V. Portals to Eternity; The Necropolis at Terenouthis in Lower Egypt -- 1987
Ann Arbor Museum of Archaeology University of Michigan 1987 Card cover Fine, As New Presumed first 
This is a crisp, beautiful booklet which was published using the informationgarnered by the Michigan University's Reconnaissance Expedition Kom Abou Billou, the Nicopolis of Ancient Terenouthis from March to April, 1935. There are no defects of note. the beoklet measures 8-1/2" x 11" and has 15 pages with many photographs throughout.I have photographed the Contents page so you cna see it (I hope). 
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American Journal of Archaeology April, 2009 (Etruscan Heaven,Pottery at Pompeii, Triconch House), Norman, Naomi J. (editor)
18 Norman, Naomi J. (editor) American Journal of Archaeology April, 2009 (Etruscan Heaven,Pottery at Pompeii, Triconch House)
Boston, Mass. The Arhaeological Institute of America April, 2009 2009 Volume 113 No. 2 soft cover Near fine condition 
Crisp and clean with just a small bit of wear to upper front corner. No names or writing and pristine inside and out. Magazine is scholarly, but also accessible and is illustrated throughout with drawings and black and white photographs. The main articles are these: A New Reconstruction to Etruscan Heaven; The Production and Distribution of Pottery at Pompeii(Part II The Material Basis); The Triconch House and the Predecessors of the Bishop's Palace at Aphrodisias. There's also field reports and reviews of exhibits. Magazine measures 8-1/2" x 11". I have a few other issues available. 
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American Journal of Archaeology April, 2007  (Archaeology in Turkey), Norman, Naomi J.(editor)
19 Norman, Naomi J.(editor) American Journal of Archaeology April, 2007 (Archaeology in Turkey)
Boston, Massachusetts The Archaeological Institute of America 2007 Volume III, No. 2 card cover Near fine condition 
Very nice clean journal -- only fault is a couple tiny bumps to lower front edge of cover. It measures 8-1/4" x 11" and has 197 pages. The articles are lengthy so there are just three, plus many reviews, one of a museum, and the rest of books. The articles are these: Structural Transformations in Settlement Systems of the Northern Levant; Social Identity of the Anubieion -- A Reanalysis; The First Minoans of Kythera Revisited --Technology, Demography and Landscape on the Prepalatial Aegean; and Archaeology in Turkey e004-2005. 
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Paestum The City, The Prehistoric Necropolis in Contrada Gaudo The Heraion at the Mouth of the Sele, 1958, Pelegrino Claudio Sestieri
20 Pelegrino Claudio Sestieri Paestum The City, The Prehistoric Necropolis in Contrada Gaudo The Heraion at the Mouth of the Sele, 1958
Rome Italy Istituto Poligrafico Delo Stato Libreria Dello Stato 1958 Fourth Edition Card cover Near fine condition 
This booklet is written in ENGLISH even though it appears to have dual languages. It's been very nicely kept with no r5el defect of note. The bookklet measures 5"x 7-1-/4" and has 70 pristine pages. There's also no spine crease. If the city of Paestum doesn't ring a bell it may be because it was inhabited throughout ancient times. The booklet shows excavations and pottery, as well as art and temples in 32 large pages of black and white photographs. The booklet is part of a series of books on the museums and monuments of Italy. 
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