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    In a message dated 6/1/01 2:25:43 PM Eastern Daylight Time, ptobey@aol.com ... Looking forward to meeting you! Irene
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      > And I plan to spend the weekend reading the first part of Augustus so I can
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      > Cheers,
      > Pam :-)

      Looking forward to meeting you!

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          Below is our latest listing of new and used books on ancient history up for sale. Each book will be sold on a first come first serve basis. Just email me at antiquestnet@... to let me know what books you would like or if you have any questions. Do not respond through the email list as I might miss your message!

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          The World of the Pharaohs: A complete Guide to Ancient Egypt by

          Christine Hobson

          A beautifully illustrated guide to ancient Egypt, (tons of photos).

          Published in 1990. Soft cover book in excellent condition. 192-pages.

          Price: $12.00 (#409)



          Gladiators by Michael Grant

          An exciting account of the ancient Roman institution of arena combat, this book traces the bloody 800-year history of the bustuarii from their rise during the 3rd century BC to their eventual abolition at the end of the 5th century AD. Published in 1995. Hardcover with dust jacket and many photos, in brand new, never read condition. 128-pages.

          Price: $15.00 (#438)



          Mummies, Myth and Magic by Christine El Mahdy

          The definitive work on mummies and the Egyptian way of death.

          Published in 1995. Soft cover book with numerous photos. In brand

          new, never read condition. 192-pages.

          Price: $13.00 (#411)



          The craft of Poetic Speech in Ancient Greece by Claude Calame

          Published in 1995. Soft cover in brand new, never read condition. 20-

          pages.

          Price: $13.00 (#426)



          The Cities of Ancient Mexico: Reconstructing a Lost World by Jeremy

          A. Sabloff

          A detailed look at what it would have been like to live during the

          heyday of Mexico's greatest ancient cities, with many photos.

          Published in 1997. Soft cover in brand new, never read condition. 224-

          pages.

          Price: $13.00 (#424)



          SOLD Selections from the J. Pierpont Morgan Collection: Greek and Roman

          Coins, Public Auction Sale September 14, 1983.

          A very nicely illustrated auction catalog in excellent condition. 56-

          pages.

          Price: $14.00 (#416)



          Olympic Games in Ancient Greece by Shirley Glubok and Alfred Tamarin

          A look at the games including how they were played and stories of a

          number of athletes. Full of photos. Published in 1976. Soft cover

          in very good condition. 116-pages.

          Price: $12.00 (#422)



          Augustus by Pat Southern

          A biography of the heir to Julius Caesar. Published in 1998. Hardcover with dust jacket in excellent condition. 271-pages.

          Price: $16.00 (#430)



          The Roman Empire: Economy, Society and Culture by Peter Garnsey & Richard Saller

          A look at Roman society and culture during its radical transformation (27 BC to 235 AD) Published in 1987. Soft cover in brand new, never read condition.

          Price: $14.00 (#431)



          Daily Life in Ancient Rome by Jerome Carcopino

          A thorough look at all aspects of life including the city�s population, houses and streets, marriage, woman and family education and religion, the daily routine, etc� Published in 1969. Soft cover in good condition, though with signs of wear. Some passages have been underlined in pencil. 342-pages.

          Price: $9.00 (#434)



          Caesar: A Politician and Statesman by Matthias Gelzer

          An excellent biography. Publ. in 1968. Hardcover with dust jacket in overall good condition though there are pen markings throughout and the cover shows signs of wear. 359-pages.

          Price: $13.00 (#439)



          The Legacy of Rome edited by Ctril Bailey

          A look at various aspects of Roman society including the concept of empire, administration, communications and commerce the science of law, family and social life, etc� Published 1951. Hardcover in excellent overall condition, though the pages have begun to slightly yellow from age. 512-pages.

          Price: $15.00 (#182)



          RESERVED Stage Antiquities of the Greeks and Romans and their Influence by James T. Allen

          A look at the stagecraft of the Graeco-Roman era. Published in 1963. Hardcover with dust jacket in good overall condition. 206-pages.

          Price: $11.00 (#440)



          The Legacy of Greece edited by R.W. Livingston

          The companion to The Legacy of Rome, this book looks at religion, philosophy, mathematics, astronomy, natural science, literature, history architecture, etc� Hardcover in excellent overall condition, though the pages have begun to slightly yellow from age. 424-pages.

          Price: $15.00 (#183)



          Tutankhamun: The Untold Story by Thomas Hoving

          A fascinating account of the discovery and excavation of the famous Tut. A great read with a number of photos. Published in 1978. Soft cover in very good condition. 384-pages.

          Price: $11.00 (#442)



          RESERVED The Jews In the Roman World by Michael Grant

          A look at one of the few ancient peoples that survived the Roman

          empire, including how they were treated and how they fit in that

          ancient world. Published in 1995. Hardcover with dust jacket in brand

          new, never read condition. 347-pages.

          Price: $15.00 (#421)



          Archaeology Beneath the Sea by George F. Bass

          A highly personalized wreck-by-wreck account of the author�s work in the eastern Mediterranean. Many photos and drawings throughout. Soft cover, in almost brand new, never read condition. 238-pages.

          Price: $10.00 (#152)



          RESERVED The Lives of the Twelve Caesars by Seutonius.

          Published in 1931. A classic look at Julius Caesar through Domitian. A handsome hardcover edition in very good overall condition. 361-pages.

          Price: $14.00 (#443)



          RESERVED Dionysos: Archetypal Image of Indestructible Life by Carl Kerenyi

          An examination of Dionysos and the cult of worship associated with him. Published in 1996. Soft cover in brand new, never read condition, with many photos. 474-pages.

          Price: $14.00 (#444)



          RESERVED Beloved and God: The Story of Hadrian and Antinous by Royston Lambert

          A look at the Emperor Hadrian, the teenage boy thought to be his
          lover and the cult that developed around the younger Antinous after
          his death. Hardcover with dust jacket, a number of passages
          underlined throughout, otherwise in excellent condition.

          Price: $12.00 (#258)



          Caesar � A Sketch by James Anthony Froude

          An antique volume in excellent condition from 1903. Hardcover, 450-pages.

          Price: $18.00 (#441)



          The Egyptians by Cyril Aldred

          The overwhelming importance of the annual inundation of the Nile and the rise and fall over 3,000 years of the power of the divine pharaoh, provides the unifying threads through this examination of the ancient Egyptian culture. Many color photos. Soft cover, in brand new, never read condition. 224-pages.

          Price: $14.00 (#297)



          A History of Ancient Egypt by Nicolas Grimal

          A history of what is arguably the first great civilization from the first human settlement in about 12,000 BC to its conquest by Alexander the Great in 333 BC. Hardcover with dust jacket in brand new, never read condition. Published in 1997. 518-pages.

          Price: $17.00 (#448)



          Ancient Greece: A Concise History by Peter Green

          Published in 1995. Soft cover in brand new, never read condition with

          many photos. 192-pages.

          Price: $13.00 (#423)



          The Burden of Egypt: An interpretation of Ancient Egyptian Culture by John A. Wilson

          An examination of ancient Egyptian history. Published in 1951. Hardcover, in very good condition, though there is a small amount of underlining on pages 9-19. With photos. 332-pages.

          Price: $16.00 (#445)



          RESERVED The Roman Way by Edith Hamilton

          A look at Rome through the eyes of the Romans. A classic in the field. Published in 1991. Hardcover with dust jacket in virtually brand new, never read condition. 281-pages.

          Price: $13.00 (#446)



          Later Roman Britain by Stephen Johnson

          An examination of the transitional period during the breakdown of Roman administration. Published in 1990. Hardcover with dust jacket in brand new, never read condition. Many photos. 192-pages.

          Price: $17.00 (#447)



          Those Mysterious Etruscans by Agnes Carr Vaughan

          An examination of the origins, development and accomplishments of the Etruscan people. Hardcover book (no dust jacket), in excellent condition with a number of black and white & color photos. 222-pages.

          Price: $12.00 (#192)



          The Egyptian Kingdoms by A. Rosalie David

          A large volume with many photos highlighting the development of ancient Egypt. Published in 1975. Hardcover in excellent condition. 152-pages.

          Price: $15.00 (#449)



          Cleopatra by Emil Ludwig

          A classic look at this extraordinary queen and the turbulent times in which she lived. Hardcover with dust jacket. The book itself is in very good condition, though the dust jacket is torn. Published in 1937, 221-pages.

          Price: $15.00 (#450)



          Roman Britain by John Burke

          A look at the impact of the Roman empire on the England, with many photos. Hardcover with dust jacket in excellent condition. Published in 1984. 152-pages.

          Price: $14.00 (#451)



          The Ancient Mediterranean by Michael Grant

          The development of the cultures of the Mediterranean basin. Hardcover with dust jacket in excellent condition. Published in 1969, 374-pages.

          Price: $15.00 (#452)



          The Will of Zeus: A History of Greece from the Origins of Hellenic Culture to the Death of Alexander by Stringfellow Barr

          A great hardcover volume providing an in-depth look at the society of ancient Greece. In very good overall condition with dust jacket, however, the book is showing signs of age and wear. Published in 1961, 496-pages.

          Price: $18.00 (#453)



          The Egyptian Book of the Dead by E.A. Wallis Budge

          A detailed examination of the ritual to be performed for the dead. Includes a translation of the Papyrus of Ani. Softcover in excellent condition. Soft cover in virtually brand new, never read condition. Originally published in 1895, the volume was published in 1965. 377-pages.

          Price: $16.00 (#454)



          The Murder of Tutankhamen: A True Story by Bob Brier, Ph. D.

          The author uses modern forensic techniques and ancient documents to real the crime, identify the killer and bring the tumultuous world of ancient Egypt and its young pharaoh alive. Hardcover, with dust jacket in brand new, never read condition. 264-pages.

          Price: $16.00 (#290)



          The World of Herodotus by Aubrey De Selincourt

          A scholarly and fascinating account of the Greek World from the eigth to the fifth centuries. Published in 1962. Softcover with dust jacket in excellent condition.392-pages.

          Price: $13.00 (#139)



          Athenian Red Figure Vases: The Classical Period by John Boardman

          A detailed survey of all the important painters and workshops with the aid of over 500 illustrations. Soft cover, in excellent condition. 252-pages.

          Price: $13.00 (#283)



          Egypt in Late Antiquity by Roger S. Bagnall

          Covers the society. Economy and culture of a province important to understanding the entire eastern part of the later Roman Empire. Soft cover, in brand new, never read condition. 370-pages.

          Price: $15.00 (#286)



          Kourion: The Search for a lost Roman City by David Soren and Jamie James

          The story of the discovery and excavations of the city of Kourion located on Cyprus, which was destroyed in the great earthquake of 365AD. Soft cover in excellent condition with many photos. 223-pages.

          Price: $13.00 (#330)



          Eyewitness to Discovery edited by Brian M. Fagan

          First person accounts of more than 50 of the world�s greatest archaeological discoveries including the Dead Sea scrolls, Thebes, Macchu Picchu, etc. Soft cover, in brand new, never read condition. 493-pages.

          Price: $16.00 (#333)



          From Mycenae to Homer by T.B.L. Webster

          A study of the evolution of the arts from the middle of the second millennium BC to the time of Homer. Hardcover, in good condition with a number of pencil notations. Includes many B/W photos and a fold-out map of the Homeric world. 312+-pages.

          Price: $12.00 (#335)



          Love in Ancient Rome by Pierre Grimal

          A complete view of all aspects of romantic and passionate love among

          the Romans. Published in 1967. Hard cover with dust jacket in very

          good condition, though a number of passages are underlined throughout

          the book. 306-pages.

          Price: $14.00 (#390)



          The Discovery of Egypt by Leslie Greener

          A thorough account of the uncovering of ancient Egypt through the

          ages. Published in 1989. Hardcover with dust jacket in virtually

          brand new, never read condition. 216-pages.

          Price: $13.00 (#406)



          The Monuments of Ancient Rome by Dorothy M. Robathan

          A look at the development of the city and its ancient monuments. A

          handsome hardcover book with a beautifully styled and embossed cover

          and spine. Published in 1950. In very good condition, though a number

          of passages are underlined in ink. 211-pages.

          Price: $12.00 (#395)



          Augustus & Nero: The Secret of Empire by Gilbert Charles-Picard

          Published in 1966. Hard cover with dust jacket in good overall

          condition, though there are numerous ink underlinings throughout the

          book and the dust jacket is worn. 190-pages.

          Price: $11.00 (#407)



          The Mysteries of Britain: Secret Rites and Traditions of Ancient

          Britain by Lewis Spence

          A fascinating read, looks at Druidism and how it developed. Published

          in 1997. Soft cover in brand new, never read condition. 256-pages.

          Price: $11.00 (#385)



          Roman Portraits: The Flavian-Trajanic Period by William C. McDermott

          and Anne E. Orentzel

          This book sketches the careers of 15 men and women of the period from

          the ascension of Vespasian, the first Flavian emperor, to the end of

          Trajan's reign. Published in 1979. Hard cover with dust jacket in

          very good condition, though there are a number of ink markings

          throughout the book. 166-pages.

          Price: $12.00 (#396)



          Gods, Graves and Scholars: The Story of Archaeology by C.W. Ceram

          Published in 1954 with a number of photos, drawings and maps.

          Hardcover in very good condition. 428-pages.

          Price: $12.00 (#417)



          The Visible Past: Recent Archaeological Discoveries of Greek and

          Roman History by Michael Grant

          Published in 1990. Soft cover in excellent condition, with a number

          of photos and coins. 258-pages.

          Price: $13.00 (#393)



          Early Greece by Oswyn Murray

          The book stresses the relations between Greece and the east and some important aspects of social history. Topics covered include the end of the Dark Age relative to the development of the aristocracy and the community, colonization, the economy, the coming of the Persians, etc� Soft cover, in brand new never, read condition.

          Price: $13.00 (#284)



          The Rise of Rome to 264 BC by Jacques Heurgon

          A concise introduction to early Roman history in the context of the peopling and development of the western Mediterranean. Published in 1973. Hardcover with dust jacket in excellent condition. 344-pages.

          Price: $14.00 (#130)



          The Age of Constantine the Great by Jacob Burckhardt
          A detailed review of the transition from the Ancient to the Medireview
          world. Subjects include a review of the various provinces,
          persecution of Christians, government administration, religion, etc.
          Hardcover with dust jacket, in brand new, never read condition.
          Price: $13.00 (#235)



          Bradley's Arnold Latin Prose Composition edited and revised by J.F. Mountford
          Published in 1992, this up to date edition of the famous primer
          covers all aspects of the rules, phrases and general composition of
          Latin. Soft cover in brand new, never read condition. Price: $10.00
          (#253)



          The Provinces of the Roman Empire by Theodor Mommen

          A classic on the subject � provides a history of the several provinces from the time of Caesar to that of Diocletian. Published in 1996. Hardcover with dust jacket in brand new, never read condition. 374-pages.

          Price: 17.00 (#437)



          Josephus, Judaism and Christianity edited by Louis H. Feldman and
          Gohei Hata
          A review of the historian Josephus, his writings and the effect
          they've had on both religions. Soft cover and in excellent
          condition. Price: $12.00 (#262)



          The Pantheon by William L. MacDonald

          A detailed look at the structure built by Hadrian in 117 along with

          its construction as seen against the background of its time.

          Published in 1976. Soft cover in generally good condition, though

          there are a number of ink markings throughout. Also includes many

          pictures and diagrams. 160-pages.

          Price: $9.00 (#387)



          RESERVED Julius Caesar: Man, Soldier and Tyrant by J.F.C. Fuller

          The focus of this biography is the reckless ambition, matchless daring and ruthless tyranny of the extraordinary individual. Soft cover, in excellent condition with many maps and diagrams. 336-pages.

          Price: $12.00 (#137)



          Roman Imperialism in the Late Republic by E. Badian

          A small paperback volume published in 1976. In good condition, though

          there are some signs of age. 117-pages.

          Price: $10.00 (#401)



          The Myceneans by Lord William Taylor

          A detailed look at the archaeology and history of this ancient culture. Many photos, maps and diagrams. Soft cover and in brand new, never read condition. 180-pages.

          Price: $13.00 (#288)



          Mexico: From the Olmecs to the Aztecs

          A basic and very readable introduction to the region�s ancient civilizations. Many photos, maps and diagrams. Soft cover, in brand new, never read condition. 215-pages.

          Price: $14.00 (#289)



          SOLD The Silver-Plated Age by Tom B. Jones

          This book is concerned with the intellectual life of the Roman

          Empire, mainly in the second century AD. Published in 1973. Soft

          cover in very good condition, though a number of sections are

          underlined in ink. 185-pages

          Price: $10.00 (#400)



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          Below is our latest listing of new and used books on ancient history. Each book will be sold on a first come first serve basis. Just email me at
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            Below is our latest listing of new and used books on ancient history.
            Each book will be sold on a first come first serve basis. Just email
            me at antiquestnet@... to let me know what books you would like
            or if you have any questions. Do not respond through the email list
            as I might miss your message!

            Shipping and handling within the USA is $4.00 for the first book and
            $2.00 each
            additional book. Shipping outside the country is extra. Payment is
            accepted through Paypal or by money order. As a reference, please
            check out our ebay feedback, the
            ID is "antiquest.net"

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            A Guide to the Ancient World: A Dictionary of Classical Place Names
            by Michael Grant
            A massive reference volume of nearly 900 places throughout the
            ancient Greek and Roman civilizations. Published in 1997. Hardcover
            with dust jacket in brand new, never read condition. 728-pages.
            Price: $23.00 (#459)

            Gladiators by Michael Grant
            An exciting account of the ancient Roman institution of arena combat,
            this book traces the bloody 800-year history of the bustuarii from
            their rise during the 3rd century BC to their eventual abolition at
            the end of the 5th century AD. Published in 1995. Hardcover with
            dust jacket and many photos, in brand new, never read condition. 128-
            pages.
            Price: $15.00 (#438)

            Mummies, Myth and Magic by Christine El Mahdy
            The definitive work on mummies and the Egyptian way of death.
            Published in 1995. Soft cover book with numerous photos. In brand
            new, never read condition. 192-pages.
            Price: $13.00 (#411)

            Uppity Women of Ancient Times by Vicki Leon
            "… poets, princesses and other women in positions of power over the
            centuries are profiled in a series of biographies concentrating on
            unusual women. Uppity Women of influenced history and created lasting
            names for themselves." (Midwest Book Review) Ancient Times is an
            excellent, fun title which is packed with information on women who
            Published in 1995, hardcover with dust jacket in brand new, never
            read condition. 237-pages.
            Price: $16.00 (#460)

            Art Forms and Civic Life in the Late Roman Empire by H.P. L'Orange
            Covers art and architecture, during the time of Diocletian, its
            relationship to religion and civic administration, etc. Softcover,
            very good condition with a small number of pencil marks. 131-pages.
            Price: $12.00 (#244)

            The Discovery of Egypt by Leslie Greener
            A thorough account of the uncovering of ancient Egypt through the
            ages. Published in 1989. Hardcover with dust jacket in virtually
            brand new, never read condition. 216-pages.
            Price: $13.00 (#406)

            Historical Atlas of the Classical World by John Haywood
            A beautiful and fascinating volume covering the period between the
            emergence of the Greek civilization to the emergence of Islam. With
            many timelines and color illustrations. Published in 2001. Hardcover
            with dust jacket in brand new, never read condition.
            Price: $20.00 (#461)


            Augustus & Nero: The Secret of Empire by Gilbert Charles-Picard
            Published in 1966. Hard cover with dust jacket in good overall
            condition, though there are numerous ink underlinings throughout the
            book and the dust jacket is worn. 190-pages.
            Price: $11.00 (#407)

            Roman Art & Architecture by Martin Wheeler
            Considers the subject by geographic region and by type of art or
            architecture (temples, theatres, palaces, sculpture, painting, etc…)
            Soft cover in excellent condition with 215-plates. 250-pages.
            Price: $14.00 (#336)

            Women and Politics in Ancient Rome by Richard Bauman
            Explores the role of women involved in government, law and public
            affairs as well as women's political and liberationist movements.
            Softcover, in brand new, never read condition. Price: $13.00 (#240)

            Ancient Greek Coins by G.K. Jenkins
            A major work in the field of ancient Greek coins with over 650-
            illustrations. This is a copy from the original 1972 printing and
            not a later reprint!!! Hard cover with dust jacket in excellent
            condition, though there are some minor signs of aging. Published in
            1972, 310-pages.
            Price: $60.00 (#391)

            The Roman Commonwealth by R.W.Moore
            An examination of all aspects ancient Roman society, with a number of
            illustations inclusing coins. Published in 1943. Hardcover in
            excellent condition. 267-pages.
            Price: $16.00 (#174)

            Dictionary of Egyptology
            A concise and informative A_Z of the dynasties, kings and queens,
            historic sites and archaeological objects of ancient Egypt. A
            compact volume perfect for the tourist. Published in 1997. 188-pages.
            Price: $17.00

            A History of the Roman World: 30BC to AD 138 by E.T. Salmon
            A comprehensive examination of that period of Roman history during
            which the Principate was established and the Pax Romana consolidated.
            Published in 1977. Soft cover in virtually brand new, never read
            condition. 367-pages.
            Price: $12.00 (#465)


            Roman Britain by John Burke
            A look at the impact of the Roman empire on the England, with many
            photos. Hardcover with dust jacket in excellent condition. Published
            in 1984. 152-pages.
            Price: $14.00 (#451)

            The Dawn of Empire: Rome's Rise to World Power by R. M. Errington
            From 264 BC through the Punic Wars, Hannibal, the Battle of Pydna,
            etc…, argues that Rome was a reluctant imperialist. Soft cover book
            in excellent condition. Price: $12.00 (#250)

            Encyclopedia of Archaeology edited by Glyn Daniel
            A large beautiful volume with over 1,000 entries and many
            illustrations. Published in 1977. Hardcover with dust jacket in
            excellent condition. 224-pages.
            Price: $22.00 (#462)

            Atlas of Ancient Archaeology by Jacquetta Hawkes
            A large, scholarly and hard to find volume describing approximately
            170 important archaeological sites. Published in 1974. Hardcover with
            dust jacket in excellent overall condition. 272-pages.
            Price: $24.00 (#463)

            Papyrological Studies in Dionysiac Literature edited by Dana Ferrin
            Sutton
            A scholarly and detailed translation and examination of two ancient
            literary works (a play and a hymn) dedicated to Dionysos. Published
            in 1987. Soft cover in excellent condition. 106-pages.
            Price: $16.00 (#464)

            The craft of Poetic Speech in Ancient Greece by Claude Calame
            Published in 1995. Soft cover in brand new, never read condition. 20-
            pages.
            Price: $13.00 (#426)


            Caesar: A Politician and Statesman by Matthias Gelzer
            An excellent biography. Publ. in 1968. Hardcover with dust jacket in
            overall good condition though there are pen markings throughout and
            the cover shows signs of wear. 359-pages.
            Price: $13.00 (#439)


            Caligula: The Corruption of Power by Anthony A. Barrett
            The book looks at his life and career through a review of his family
            history, upbringing, illnesses and the question of his sanity.
            Hardcover with dust jacket, in very good condition through with
            underlined passages and notations. Price: $13.00 (#255)

            The Rise of the Greeks by Michael Grant
            This is an out of print volume which surveys the years 1000-490 BC.
            Published in 1987. Hardcover with dust jacket in excellent
            condition. 391-pages.
            Price: $16.00 (#186)

            The Mysteries of Mithra by Franz Cumont
            The definitive account of a crucial historical moment when a colorful
            oriental religion swept over the Roman Empire. Published in 1956.
            Soft cover in excellent condition, though the cover and pages have
            started to yellow. 239-pages.
            Price: $13.00 (#467)


            Tutankhamun: The Untold Story by Thomas Hoving
            A fascinating account of the discovery and excavation of the famous
            Tut. A great read with a number of photos. Published in 1978. Soft
            cover in very good condition. 384-pages.
            Price: $11.00 (#442)

            Early Greece: The Bronze and Archai Ages by M.I. Finley
            A llok at very early Greek history. Published in 1981. Soft cover in
            excellent condition. A small volume with 149-pages.
            Price: $10.00 (#469)

            The Egyptian Kingdoms by A. Rosalie David
            A large volume with many photos highlighting the development of
            ancient Egypt. Published in 1975. Hardcover in excellent condition.
            152-pages.
            Price: $15.00 (#449)

            A History of Ancient Egypt by Nicolas Grimal
            A history of what is arguably the first great civilization from the
            first human settlement in about 12,000 BC to its conquest by
            Alexander the Great in 333 BC. Hardcover with dust jacket in brand
            new, never read condition. Published in 1997. 518-pages.
            Price: $17.00 (#448)

            Caesar – A Sketch by James Anthony Froude
            An antique volume in excellent condition from 1903. Hardcover, 450-
            pages.
            Price: $18.00 (#441)

            Daily Life in Ancient Rome by Jerome Carcopino
            A thorough look at all aspects of life including the city's
            population, houses and streets, marriage, woman and family education
            and religion, the daily routine, etc… Published in 1969. Soft cover
            in good condition, though with signs of wear. Some passages have
            been underlined in pencil. 342-pages.
            Price: $9.00 (#434)

            Gods, Graves and Scholars: The Story of Archaeology by C.W. Ceram
            Published in 1954 with a number of photos, drawings and maps.
            Hardcover in very good condition. 428-pages.
            Price: $12.00 (#417)

            Ancient Greece: A Concise History by Peter Green
            Published in 1995. Soft cover in brand new, never read condition with
            many photos. 192-pages.
            Price: $13.00 (#423)

            The Cities of Ancient Mexico: Reconstructing a Lost World by Jeremy
            A. Sabloff
            A detailed look at what it would have been like to live during the
            heyday of Mexico's greatest ancient cities, with many photos.
            Published in 1997. Soft cover in brand new, never read condition. 224-
            pages.
            Price: $13.00 (#424)


            Love in Ancient Rome by Pierre Grimal
            A complete view of all aspects of romantic and passionate love among
            the Romans. Published in 1967. Hard cover with dust jacket in very
            good condition, though a number of passages are underlined throughout
            the book. 306-pages.
            Price: $14.00 (#390)


            The Visible Past: Recent Archaeological Discoveries of Greek and
            Roman History by Michael Grant
            Published in 1990. Soft cover in excellent condition, with a number
            of photos and coins. 258-pages.
            Price: $13.00 (#393)

            Early Greece by Oswyn Murray
            The book stresses the relations between Greece and the east and some
            important aspects of social history. Topics covered include the end
            of the Dark Age relative to the development of the aristocracy and
            the community, colonization, the economy, the coming of the Persians,
            etc… Soft cover, in brand new never, read condition.
            Price: $13.00 (#284)

            The Rise of Rome to 264 BC by Jacques Heurgon
            A concise introduction to early Roman history in the context of the
            peopling and development of the western Mediterranean. Published in
            1973. Hardcover with dust jacket in excellent condition. 344-pages.
            Price: $14.00 (#130)

            Bradley's Arnold Latin Prose Composition edited and revised by J.F.
            Mountford
            Published in 1992, this up to date edition of the famous primer
            covers all aspects of the rules, phrases and general composition of
            Latin. Soft cover in brand new, never read condition. Price: $10.00
            (#253)

            The Pantheon by William L. MacDonald
            A detailed look at the structure built by Hadrian in 117 along with
            its construction as seen against the background of its time.
            Published in 1976. Soft cover in generally good condition, though
            there are a number of ink markings throughout. Also includes many
            pictures and diagrams. 160-pages.
            Price: $9.00 (#387)

            The Myceneans by Lord William Taylor
            A detailed look at the archaeology and history of this ancient
            culture. Many photos, maps and diagrams. Soft cover and in brand
            new, never read condition. 180-pages.
            Price: $13.00 (#288)

            Mexico: From the Olmecs to the Aztecs
            A basic and very readable introduction to the region's ancient
            civilizations. Many photos, maps and diagrams. Soft cover, in brand
            new, never read condition. 215-pages.
            Price: $14.00 (#289)


            The World of the Pharaohs: A complete Guide to Ancient Egypt by
            Christine Hobson
            A beautifully illustrated guide to ancient Egypt, (tons of photos).
            Published in 1990. Soft cover book in excellent condition. 192-pages.
            Price: $12.00 (#409)

            The Burden of Egypt: An interpretation of Ancient Egyptian Culture by
            John A. Wilson
            An examination of ancient Egyptian history. Published in 1951.
            Hardcover, in very good condition, though there is a small amount of
            underlining on pages 9-19. With photos. 332-pages.
            Price: $16.00 (#445)

            Marcus Aurelius by Anthony Birley
            A biography describing his life and times. Published in 1966.
            Hardcover in very good condition though the pages have yellowed a bit
            and the dj has a couple of small tears. 354-pages.
            Price: $15.00 (#468)


            The Murder of Tutankhamen: A True Story by Bob Brier, Ph. D.
            The author uses modern forensic techniques and ancient documents to
            real the crime, identify the killer and bring the tumultuous world of
            ancient Egypt and its young pharaoh alive. Hardcover, with dust
            jacket in brand new, never read condition. 264-pages.
            Price: $16.00 (#290)

            The Ancient Mediterranean by Michael Grant
            The development of the cultures of the Mediterranean basin. Hardcover
            with dust jacket in excellent condition. Published in 1969, 374-
            pages.
            Price: $15.00 (#452)

            The Will of Zeus: A History of Greece from the Origins of Hellenic
            Culture to the Death of Alexander by Stringfellow Barr
            A great hardcover volume providing an in-depth look at the society of
            ancient Greece. In very good overall condition with dust jacket,
            however, the book is showing signs of age and wear. Published in
            1961, 496-pages.
            Price: $18.00 (#453)

            Kourion: The Search for a lost Roman City by David Soren and Jamie
            James
            The story of the discovery and excavations of the city of Kourion
            located on Cyprus, which was destroyed in the great earthquake of
            365AD. Soft cover in excellent condition with many photos. 223-pages.
            Price: $13.00 (#330)

            Eyewitness to Discovery edited by Brian M. Fagan
            First person accounts of more than 50 of the world's greatest
            archaeological discoveries including the Dead Sea scrolls, Thebes,
            Macchu Picchu, etc. Soft cover, in brand new, never read condition.
            493-pages.
            Price: $16.00 (#333)

            The Legacy of Rome edited by Ctril Bailey
            A look at various aspects of Roman society including the concept of
            empire, administration, communications and commerce the science of
            law, family and social life, etc… Published 1951. Hardcover in
            excellent overall condition, though the pages have begun to slightly
            yellow from age. 512-pages.
            Price: $15.00 (#182)

            The Legacy of Greece edited by R.W. Livingston
            The companion to The Legacy of Rome, this book looks at religion,
            philosophy, mathematics, astronomy, natural science, literature,
            history architecture, etc… Hardcover in excellent overall condition,
            though the pages have begun to slightly yellow from age. 424-pages.
            Price: $15.00 (#183)


            The World of Herodotus by Aubrey De Selincourt
            A scholarly and fascinating account of the Greek World from the eigth
            to the fifth centuries. Published in 1962. Softcover with dust jacket
            in excellent condition.392-pages.
            Price: $13.00 (#139)

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