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      Hi Everyone,

      It's our anniversary!

      Antiquestnetbooks is now one-year old and we're celebrating by
      holding a 30% off sale. Just take 30% off the posted price for any
      of the books listed below.

      As always each book will be sold on a first come first serve basis.
      Just email us directly at antiquestnet@... with the name and
      number of the books you would like. Also, please feel free to contact
      us with any questions or special requests you may have.

      Shipping and handling within the USA is $4.00 for the first book and
      $2.00 each additional book. S&H for orders over $50.00 is half price within
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      055. The Eve of the French Revolution by Edward J. Lowell - Published
      in 1922. A look at the various French institutions (the king,
      administration, clergy, church, nobility, army, courts�) and how they
      contributed to the revolution. Hardcover, in very good condition,
      though with some foxing due to age. 408-pages Price: $12.00

      062. History of Napoleon Bonaparte; including Lives of Napoleon the
      Great, of Louis Napoleon and of the Prince Imperial: written by Henry
      W. De Puy and published in 1882. A review of the personalities and
      times of the revolution. A very attractive volume this 459-page book
      is in very good condition and has a lovely scrollwork pattern on the
      fabric binding. There are also a number of odd and interesting
      advertisements on the last several pages and back-cover. These ads
      for Crosby's Vitalized Phos-phites, amateur amusements and pianos
      provide an additional attraction to the book collector. Price: $20.00

      106. Constitutional History of England: From Henry VII to George II
      by Henry Hallam - This is an antique volume, published circa: 1860,
      and still in very good condition, though the top of the spine is a
      bit frayed. A thick volume, at about 970-pages. $20.00

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

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

      289. 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: $11.00

      SOLD 305. The Conquest of England by Eric Linklater - Explores the highly
      controversial subject of the development of England under the Romans,
      Anglo-Saxons, Danes and ultimately, the Normans. Hardcover, with
      dust jacket, in brand new, never read condition. 318-pages Price:
      $15.00

      307. The Reformation of the Sixteenth Century by Roland H. Bainton -
      A look at he transition point between the Middle Ages and modern
      times. With many illustrations. Soft cover, in very good condition,
      the cover is a bit scuffed and some page edges are slightly stained.
      278-pages. Price: $8.00

      309. Henry the Eigth (and His Six Wives) by Francis Hackett - An
      antique volume, published in 1931, a wonderful biography of the man
      who defied the Pope, plundered the monasteries, and dominated his
      nation and religion. Hardcover with dust jacket, in very good
      condition though the dust jacket is slightly torn. 452-pages. Price:
      $15.00

      313. Louis XIV: A Royal Life - A biography of the Sun King. From the
      age of 13 he oversaw every aspect of government, from waging war and
      making political appointments to supervising the building of his many
      palaces and administering the treasury. Hardcover with dust jacket,
      in brand new, never read condition. 373-pages. Price: $14.00

      317. France Since 1789 by Paul A. Gagmon - From the French
      Revolution, the book then goes on to consider the Empire of France,
      the constitutional monarchies, the third republic, etc. Hardcover,
      in excellent condition, though there are a small number of light
      pencil markings throughout the book. 560-pages. Price: $13.00

      322. Seventeenth-Century England: Society in an Age of Revolution -
      Topics such as social mobility, agriculture and social change, labor
      in the economy and the growth of the electorate. Soft cover in great
      condition, with a small tear along the spine. 181-pages Price: $10.00

      SOLD 413. Egypt Lost and Found: Explorers and Travelers on the Nile by
      Alberto Silliotti A very large coff table sized book with a large
      number of photos, maps and drawings. A beautiful addition to your
      library. The book measures 11-1/2" by 14" and has 359 plus pages. The
      book lists for $60.00. This book will count as the first two books of
      an order for purposes of S&H. Price $30.00.

      RESERVED 417. 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

      RESERVED 427. Medieval Panorama: The English scene from Conquest to
      Reformation By G.G. Coulton - A heavily detailed volume. Published in
      1957. Soft cover in excellent condition though the spine is a bit
      faded. 801-pages. Price: $13.00

      428. The Italian Renaissance by J.H. Plumb - A soft cover volume
      covering all the major aspects of the period, including a look on a
      city by city basis, including: Florence, Milan, Rome, Venice as well
      as women of the time, the prince and the state, the arts� In brand
      new, never read condition. Published in 1989. 318-pages. Price:
      $13.00

      429. Florentine Histories by Nicolo Machiavelli - A classic in the
      world of medieval thought. This is a brand new, never read condition
      soft cover volume. Published in 1990. 391-pages. Price: $13.00

      SOLD 435. The Arts in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance by Paul Lacroix -
      An examination of the various arts and crafts of the time, including
      furniture, tapestry, ceramics, arms and armour, carriages, gold and
      silver work, playing cards, musical instruments, engraving, painting,
      etc� Published in 1996. Soft cover in brand new, never read
      condition, with many illustrations. 520-pages. Price: $14.00

      439. 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

      SOLD 445. The Burden of Egypt: An interpretation of Ancient Egyptian
      Culture by John A. Wilson - An examination of ancient Egyptian
      history. Publ. in 1951. Hardcover, in very good condition, there is
      some underlining on pages 9-19. With photos. 332-pages. Price:
      $16.00

      471. The Monastic Achievement by George Zarnecki - A look at one the
      main stabilizing forces throughout the middle ages. Published in
      1972, 144-pages. Soft cover in very good condition, though some signs
      of aging. With many illustrations. Price: $12.00

      476. 1066: The Year of the Conquest by David Howarth - A great book
      on this momentous time in English history, and it makes for a truly
      wonderful read. Published in 1977, 207-pages. Hardcover, in excellent
      condition. Price: $13.00

      478. The Renaissance: Maker of Modern Man - A first edition volume
      that looks at the period when men resurrected antiquity and
      blueprinted modernity. Published in 1970, with 402-pages and 450-
      illustrations. Hardcover with beautifully embossed cover. Price:
      $18.00

      RESERVED 479. Medieval People by Eileen Power - This book is about six
      ordinary people and their everyday lives. Soft cover in good overall
      condition. Published in 1963 with 210-pages. Price: $8.00

      480. Medieval English Political Writing edited by James M. Dean -
      Contains select poems and documents that help illuminate political
      issues in 14th and 15th century England. Published in 1996. Soft
      cover in excellent condition, though the pages contains some
      highlighted passages and various margin notations. 270-pages.
      Price: $14.00

      481. Men and Milestones of the Middle Ages by P. Gordon B. Stillman -
      A look at some of the major figures of the age and their role in the
      development of the culture of the times. Published in 1970, 211-
      pages. Soft cover in excellent condition. Price: $13.00

      RESERVED 482. The Making of the Middle Ages by R.V.Southern - An absorbing
      study of the main personalities and the influences that molded the
      history of the western world from the late tenth to the early
      thirteenth century. Soft cover in excellent condition. 280-pages.
      Price: $12.00

      483. Limited Monarchy in Great Britain in the Eighteenth Century by
      Richard Pares - A scholarly pamphlet of 28-pages that looks at the
      nature of the monarchy during this turbulent time. Published in
      1957. In very good condition, some signs of age are apparent.
      Price: $10.00

      484. Tudor and Stuart History: A report of the Folger Library
      Conference on Needs and Opportunities - A scholarly pamphlet which
      examines the study of Tudor and Stuart history. Published in 1959, 41-
      pages. Soft cover in excellent overall condition. Price: $10.00

      491. Secrets of the Great Pyramid by Peter Tompkins - The adventures
      and discoveries of the explorers and scientists who, for 2000 years
      have been probing the mystery of the Great Pyramid of Cheops.
      Published in 1978. A large, heavy soft cover volume in very good
      condition, though with some general signs of age and an end page
      appears to have been removed. With numerous photos and
      illustrations. A former library book. 416-pages. Price: $15.00

      RESERVED 506. Light from the Ancient Past: The Archaeological Background of
      the Hebrew-Christian Religion (Vol. II) by Jack Finegan - The purpose
      of the book is to give a connected account of the archaeological
      background of Judaism and Christianity. Published in 1974. Softcover
      in very good overall condition. 638-pages with photos, tables and
      other illustrations. Price: $14.00

      RESERVED 523. Medieval Culture and Society edited by David Herlihy - How the
      various chronological and societal periods differ in terms of culturl
      development and attitudes of the age. Published in 1968. Softcover
      in excellent overall condition. 410-pages. Price: $12.00

      533. The Splendour That Was Egypt by Margaret A. Murray - Written for
      the general reader with six sections: prehistory, history, social
      conditions, religion, arts and sciences and language and literature.
      Published in 1957. Hardcover with dust jacket in excellent
      condition. 354-pages with many illustrations. Price: $17.00

      536. Early Highland Peoples of Anatolia by Seton Lloyd - A history of
      Anatolia from the early Bronze Age (circa 2600 BC) to the eighth
      century BC. Published in 1967. Hardcover with dust jacket in very
      good overall condition. 144-pages. Price: $14.00

      537. Lady of the Two Lands: Five Queens of Ancient Egypt by Leonard
      Cottrell - Historical portraits of Hasheposwe, Tiye, Nefertiti,
      Ankhesnamun and Nefertari. Published in 1967. Hardcover with dust
      jcket. The book is in very good condition, though the dust jacket
      has been patched with tape in several places. With a number of
      photos. 238-pages. Price: $13.00

      540. Nero: Emperor in Revolt by Michael Grant - An appraisal of the
      life and impact of this complex emperor. Published in 1970.
      Hardcover with dust jacket in excellent overall condition. The
      contains a number of photos including a many coins. 272-pages.
      Price: $16.00

      542. The Ancient Mediterranean by Michael Grant - A look at the
      historic foundations of ancient Rome and Greece. Published in 1969.
      Hardcover in excellent overall condition, though the dust jacket is
      showing a bit of age. 374-pages. Price: $16.00

      547. Famous Scottish Battles by Philip Warner - Covers the revolt by
      William Wallace in 1297 to the final stand of the pro-Stewart
      Highland Scots against the Hanoverians in 1746. Published in 1996.
      Hardcover in brand new, never read condition. $13.00

      SOLD 549. The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World edited by Peter Clayton
      and Martin Rice - A nicely illustrated volume examining the 7-
      wonders. Published in 1993. Hardcover with dust jacket win brand
      new, never read condition. 176-pages. Price: $15.00

      552. The Politics of Aristotle edited and translated with notes by
      Ernest Barker - Published in approximately 1990. Softcover in
      excellent overall condition. 411-pages. Price: $12.00

      554. Encyclopedia of Archaeology edited by Glyn Daniel - Covers the
      entire history of archaeology with over 1000 entries. Published in
      1977. Hardcover with dust jacket in excellent overall condition. 224-
      pages. Price: $22.00

      SOLD 558. Readings in the Classical Historians by Michael Grant - A
      comprehensive anthology of the classical historians - from the early
      Greeks through the late Romans, right up to the beginning of the
      Christian era. Hardcover, in excellent condition (and may be a first
      edition). Published in 1992. 686-pages. Price: $18.00

      RESERVED 559. Digging in Assyria edited by Shirley Glubok - First Edition. An
      review of the great diggings conducted in what is now northern Iraq.
      Many photos. Hardcover with dust jacket, in good overall condition.
      125-pages. Published in 1970. Price $15.00

      SOLD 575. Learn Latin by Peter Jones - A concise method to learn Latin
      grammar and vocabulary. Hardcover with dust jacket in brand new,
      never read condition. Published in 1998. 176-pages. Price: $15.00

      SOLD 586. The Discovery of the Tomb of Tutankamen by Howard Carter and AC
      Mace - A republication of Howard Carter's famous account of the
      discovery of the boy-king's tomb. Softcover in excellent condition.
      Published in 1977. 231-pages. Price: $10.00

      588. The Archaeology Handbook by Bill McMillon - A field manual and
      resource guide. Softcover in brand new, never read condition.
      Published in 1991, 259-pages. Price: $12.00

      SOLD 599. Roman Imperial Civilization by Harold Mattingly - An overview of
      this ancient civilization. Published in 1959, softcover in excellent
      condition with a number of coin illustrations. 374-pages. Price:
      $9.00

      615. The People of the Dead Sea Scrolls by John Marco Allegro - A
      complete pictorial record of the dramatic story of the scrolls.
      Hardcover, with dust jacket in excellent condition, with 189-
      photographs. Published in 1958. 192-pages. Price: $15.00

      617. Introduction to the Romans: The History, Culture and Art of the
      Roman Empire by Lesley and Roy Adkins - Just as the title says.
      Hardcover with dust jacket in excellent condition. With many color
      photos. Published in 1991. A large volume with 128-pages. Price:
      $14.00

      619. The Echo of Greece by Edith Hamilton - A follow-up to The Greek
      Way, this book carries the story forward into the period just
      following the Periclean Age and considers Atehens and the Greeks of
      the fourth century. Hardcover in excellent condition. Published in
      1957. 224-pages. Price: $14.00

      632. The World of the French Revolution by R.R. Palmer - An
      examination of the effects of the revolution on France as well as its
      impact on the rest of Europe and America. Hardcover with dust jacket
      in excellent condition. Published in 1971. 282-pages. Price: $
      14.00

      633. Alfred the Great: The King and His England by Eleanor Shipley
      Duckett - A warm and dramatic account of Alfred, the only king whom
      England has ever called "The Great." Softcover in very good
      condition. Published in 1965. 221-pages. Price: $10.00

      643. Anne Boleyn by Norah Lofts - A look at this woman who was Henry
      VIII's second wife, mother of Elizabeth I and beheaded on charges of
      incest. Hardcover with dust jacket in excellent condition.
      Published in 1979. 192-pages. Price: $14.00

      644. Stonehenge Decoded by Gerald S. Hawkins - An astronomer
      examines one of the great puzzles of the ancient world. Hardcover
      with dust jacket in brand new, never read condition. Published in
      1993. 210-pages. Price: $13.00

      652. The Illustrated History of Early Man by John Haywood - A
      beautifull highly illustrated book detailing the ascent of early man.
      Hardcover with dust jacket in brand new, never read condition. Price:
      $13.00

      654. The Quest for Arthur's Britain by Geoffrey Ashe, et. al. - A
      scholarly work examining the time of legendary King Arthur.
      Hardcover, in good condition, though somewhat aged with significant
      foxing. Published in 1969. 282-pages Price: $14.00

      659. The Search for Cleopatra by Michael Foss - A detailed look at
      arguably the most fascinating figure of the ancient world. Hardcover
      with dust jacket in brand new, never read condition. Published in
      1997. 191-pages. Orig price: $24.95 Price: $15.00

      676. Mary Queen of Scotts by Samuel Cowan - An antique set of two
      volumes. The biography of one of histories most fascinating
      personalities. This set, published in 1901, includes a number of
      high quality photogravures. Hardcover in excellent overall
      condition, though the covers do show some signs of age. Altogether,
      a beautiful addition to a library on medieval history. Over 790-
      pages. Price: $35.00

      SOLD 678. The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucycides - A
      translation of this great work of the ancient world. Hard cover in
      excellent condition. Published in 1948. 489-pages with several maps.
      Price: $13.00

      684. Petra: Lost City of the Ancient World by Christian Auge and Jean-
      Marie Dentzer - A compact guide to this marvel of the ancient world,
      with numerous beautiful photos. Softcover in brand new, never read
      condition. Published in 2000 127-pages. Price: $8.00

      688. The Blood and the Shroud by Ian Wilson - New evidence that the
      world's most sacred relic is real. A great read. Softcover in brand
      new, never read condition. Published in 1998. 333-pages. Price: $11.00

      SOLD 690. Genghis Khan: Conqueror of the World by Leo DeHartog - The
      biography of this great warrior and leader. Hardcover with dustjacket
      in brand new never read condition. Published in 1999. 230-pages.
      Price: $14.00

      RESERVED 691. Ramses II: Greatest of the Pharoahs by Bernadette Menu - A
      compact book covering the leader whose reign marked a golden age on
      which political and cultural life thrived. Softcover in brand new
      never read condition. Published in 1999. 159-pages. Price: $8.00

      693. The King Must Die and The Bull from the Sea by Mary Renault - A
      novel covering the story of the Greek mythic hero Theseus who was the
      King of Athens, favorite of Poseidon and slayer of the Minotaur.
      Hardcover with dustjacket in brand new never read condition.
      Published in 1998. 531-pages. Price: $13.00

      RESERVED 695. Age of Chivalry: Art and Society in Late Medieval England edited
      by Nigel Saul - An examination of the artifacts of the chivalric age
      and the society in which they were produced. Published in 1992, 144
      pages with many beautiful photos. Hard cover with dust jacket in
      brand new, never read condition. Price: $15.00

      703. The Barbarian West 400-1000 by JM Wallace-Hadrill - Looks at how
      the barbarian really admired the ways of the West and wanted to
      emulate Roman culture. Published in 1998. 183-pages. Price: $13.00

      704. The Reformation by Will Durant - Part of the great Story of
      Civilization series. An in depth look at the time of the 14th, 15th
      and 16th centuries. A great work! Hardcover with dustjacket in brand
      new never read condition. Published in 1985. 1,025-pages. Price:
      $18.00 (Counts as 2-books for purpose of shipping and handling)

      708. The History of Atlantis by Lewis Spence - The author looks at
      the archeological evidence to support Plato's account of Atlantis and
      decides it is possible. Hardcover with dust jacket in excellent
      overall condition. Published in 1996. 238-pages. Price: $13.00


      724. What Life was Like Amid Splendor and Intrigue: Byzantine Empire
      AD 330-1453 - A large and wonderfully illustrated examination of the
      history of the Byzantine Empire. Hardcover in brand new never read
      condition. Published in 1998. 144-pages. Price: $13.00

      727. The Arcanum by Janet Gleeson - The extraordinary true story of
      the discovery of porcelain during the late middle ages. A
      fascinating read, with elements of politics and industry. Hardcover
      with dustjacket in brand new never read condition. Published in
      1998. 324-pages. Originally $27.00. Price: $15.00

      747. The Science Times Book of Archaeology edited by Nicholas Wade -
      A compilation of articles on archaeology that provides a great read
      for the beginner and student alike. Hardcover with dustjacket in
      brand new never read condition. Published in 1999. 242-pages.
      Price: $11.00

      757. The Classical Greeks by Michael Grant - A look at the Golden
      Age of Greek civilization from the first wars against Persia and
      Carthage to Alexander's succession. Hardcover with dustjacket in
      brand new never read condition. Published in 1997. 337-pages.
      Price: $16.00

      765. Treasures of Greece Explores her vast history and culture
      through the civilization's magnificent remains--bronze figurines,
      wall paintings, the buildings of the Acropolis and at Delphi, the
      inspiring temple of Zeus, statuary and vases are shown and described
      at length. A large hardcover with dustjacket in brand new never read
      condition. Published in 1997. 192-pages. Price: $17.00

      766. Treasures of Ancient Rome A record of the artistic achievement
      of over 600 years of Roman culture, from preserved cities like Leptis
      Magna in North Africa, monuments such as the Temple of Jupiter at
      Baalbek and the amphitheater at Nimes, to decorative arts such as
      wall hangings, pottery, glassware and carving. A large hardcover with
      dustjacket in brand new never read condition. Published in 1997. 192-
      pages. Price: $17.00

      767. Monumental Coins by Marvin Tameanko - Buildings and structures
      on ancient coinage with many coin photos and sketches. A large
      hardcover with dustjacket in brand new never read condition.
      Published in 1999. 242-pages. Originally $39.95 Price: $14.00

      SOLD 787. The East India Company by Brian Gardner - One of the most famous
      and long-lived firms in history. A look at its times, leaders and
      role in the world. Hardcover with dustjacket in brand new never read
      condition. Published in 1997. 319-pages. Price: $14.00





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