Petrie book auction
- The Friends of the Petrie Museum annual book auction will take place
on 12th July. Titles are mainly Egyptology (including some very desirable antiquarian volumes). There are a few ANE books which may be of interest to the list.
Delaporte, L. Les Peuples de L'Orient Mediteranean I: Le Proche-orient
Asiatique, Paris 1938 h/b good,
Dhorme, E. Les Anciennes Religions Orientales II: Les Religions de
Babylonie et d'Assyrie,
Dussaud, P. Les Anciennes Religions Orientales: Les Religions des
Hittites et des Hourrites, des Pheniciens et des Syriens, Paris 1945,
Hallo, WW & Simpson, WK. The Ancient Near East: A History, Harcourt 1971 p/b, fair,
Lubetski. M., Gottlieb, C., Keller, S. (eds) Boundaries of the Ancient
Near Eastern World: A Tribute to Cyrus H Gordon, Sheffield 1998 h/b with d/j, as new,
Plekhanov, S. A Reformer on the Throne: Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said, Trident Press 2004 h/b with d/j, new,
Potts, D.T. Mesopotamian Civilization: The Material Foundation, Athlone 1997 h/b with d/j, as new,
Roaf, M. Cultural Atlas of Ancient Mesopotamia, Facts on File / Equinox 1990, h/b with d/j, vgc,
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auction, please email Jan Picton, Secretary of the Friends, at :
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Secretary, Friends of the Petrie Museum (Friends Voicemail: 020 7679 2369)
H.R.A. Institute of Archaeology, UCL. j.picton@...
Sessional lecturer, Egypt and the Ancient Near East