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1 Anderson, G. W. The History and Religion of Israel
Oxford, UK Oxford University Press 1966 Blue cloth in dust jacket White spotting to bottom covers, otherwise vg in vg dust jacket 8vo. 20 b&w illus.1 map 

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2 Bacon, Edward (ed) The Great Archaeologists
London Secker & Warburg 1976 436031000 Illus. card covers Very good. Quarto B&w frontis, b&w illus. throughout, a few color photo illus. 

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3 Borthwick, J. Douglas Cyclopaedia of History & Geography; being a Dictionary of Historical & Geographical Antonomasias, Origins of Sects, & c.;
Montreal R. & A. Miller 1859 Brown presseed cloth Inner hinge crack, some staining and wear to covers, fraying to corners and top and bottom of spine, otherwise good. 8vo. 

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4 Brewer, Willis Egypt and Israel An Inquiry into the Influence of the More Ancient People Upon Hebrew History and the Jewish Religion and Some Investigation Into the Facts and Statements Made as to Jesus of Nazareth
Cedar Rapids, Iowa The Torch Press 1910 Brown cloth Errata slip tipped in at rear. Hinges starting to separate , generally good 8 x 6 inches (20.3 x 15.2 cm) 8vo. 

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5 Chierichetti, Sandro (Italian text by) Masterworks of Sicily
Milano S.A.R. 1973 Illus. card covers Vg Lg. 8vo. Color photo illus. throughout 

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6 Clarke, Adam Manners of the Ancient Israelites: Containing An Account of the Peculiar Customs and Ceremonies, Their Laws, Polity, Religion, Sects, Arts and Trades, Divisions of Time, Wars, Captivities, &c. With a Short Account of the Ancient and Modern Samaritans
New York Carlton & Phillips 1852 From the Second London Edition Brown pressed cloth Cloth worn & stained with remants of paper stuck to back cover 6 x 3.75 inches (15.2 x 9.5 c Sm. 8vo. 

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7 de Baye, The Baron J. (translated by T. B. Harbottle) The Industrial Arts of the Anglo-Saxons
London Swan Sonnenschein & Co. 1893 Green cloth boards with gilt titles and designs to Cover corners and edges slightly worns, front and back endpapers slightly stained, otherwise good 9.75 x 12 inches (25 x 30.5 cms) Quarto With seventeen steel plates and thirty-one text cuts 

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8 Forbes, R. J. Studies in Ancient Technology Volume IV with 36 figures and VII Tables
Leiden E. J. Brill 1964 Second edition revised Cloth Previous owner's inscription to front endpaper, light wear to covers, otherwise vg. 8vo. Color frontis, a few b&w illus. 

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9 Grinsell, Leslie V. Barrow, Pyramid and Tomb Ancient Burial Customs in Egypt, The Mediterranean and the British Isles with 150 illustrations
London Thames and Hudson 1975 0500780048 / 9780500780046 Cloth in dust jacket Previous owner's stamp to front endpaper, otherwise vg in vg dust jacket 9.75 x 6.75 inches (25 x 17.2 cm) 8vo. B&w illus.and maps throughout. with 102 photographs, 48 line drawings 

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10 Hackett, H.B. And W.S. Tyler Plutarch on the Delay of the Diety in Punishing the Wicked.
New York D. Appleton 1867 Revised Edition with notes Black pebbled cloth with leather spine Spine sl. Worn, generally very good 7.75 x 5 inches (19.6 x 12.7  8vo. 8 page book catalogue at rear 
Text in Greek with notes in English 
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11 Lazarre, Jacob Beating Sea and Changeless Bar
Philadelphia The Jewish Publication Society of America 1905 Blue cloth with gilt title to spine Light wear to covers, inner hinge crack, previous owner's stamp to front endpaper, otherwise very good. 8vo. Black and white frontis 

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12 Lenas, Peter M. A Historical Guide for Visitors to Old Cornith, Mycenae, Heraeum, Argos, Lerna, Tiryns, Nauplia, Epidaurus, Byzantine Churches Topography-Legend and History Monuments-Myseums-Churches
Athens Patsilinakos Publisher (no date) Illustrated card covers Light wear to covers, otherwise vg. 7 x 4.5 inches (18 x 13 cm) Sm. 8vo. B&w illus. thorughout, 16 b&w photo illus., 2 fold-out b&w maps, large fold-out color map at rear. 

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13 Mahaffy, Rev. J. P. Social Life in Greece From Homer to Menander
London MacMillan and Co. 1883 Fifth Edition Yellow calf with gilt lines to edge and decorative Vg, slight wear to binding, pen marks to text 8vo. 

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14 Pick, Rev. Bernard The Talmud What It Is And What It Knows About Jesus and His Followers
New York John B. Alden 1887 Green cloth Cloth worn esp along edges, interior good 7.5 x 4.5 inches (19 x 11.5 c Sm. 8vo. 

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15 Randolph, Bernard The Present State of the Morea , Called Anciently Peloponnesus: Together with a Description of the City of Athens, Island of Zant, Strafades, and Serigo. [Bound with] The Present State of the Islands of the Archipelago (or Arches), Sea of Constantinople
London & Oxford (Two works in one volume) Will. Notts at the Queens-Arms in Pell Mall London [&] Joh. Venn; Oxford: At the Theater 1689 & 1687 The Present State of the Morea is a third edition and The Present State of the Islands of the Archipelago is a first edition Bound in contemporary brown calf boards with a lat There is some light offsetting in the maps and the engraved plates are slightly toned. In general the binding and the interior can be considered very good 8.5 x 6.75 inches (21.6 x 17.2 cm) Quarto 'The Present State of the Morea' has 1 large folding map of Morea and 2 folding plates. 'The Present State of the Islands of the Archipelag' has 1 large folding map of Greece, 1 very large panorama of the Seraglio and 3 engraved plates 

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16 Raskin, Saul Pirke Aboth in Etchings
New York Academy Photo Offset 1940 Green cloth with gilt titles 14 x 10.5 inches(34 x 26cm) Quarto 
Parallel Text in Hebrew, Yiddish & English. Yiddish by Yehoash. English by Dr. B. Halper 
Price: 125.00 CDN
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17 Sakamoto, Nobuko(ed) Art of the Ancient Mediterranean World
Nagoya/Boston Museum of Fine Arts 1999 Embossed card covers with french flaps Very good Catalogue for exhibition held from april 17,1999-March 2004 at Nagoya/Boston Museum of Fine Arts 11.5 x 9 inches (29.2 x 22.7  Quarto Illustrated throughout 

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18 Schmidt, Evamaria The Great Altar of Pergamon
Leipzig Veb Edition 1962 White cloth in dust jacket Inner hinge crack, some wear to edges, previous owner's name to front endpaper, otherwise good in badly tattered and torn dust jacket Quarto B&w photo illus. throughout 

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19 Taylor, W.C. Pinnock's Improved Edition of Dr. Goldsmith's History of Greece, Abridged For the Use of Schools. Revised , Collected, and Very Cpnsiderably Enlarged, by the Addition of Several New Chapters and Numerous useful Notes
London Whittaker & Co. 1834 Eleventh edition, Augmented and Much Improved by W. C. Taylor Full calf Covers worn and scuffed, interior good 7 x 4.5 inches(18 x 10.5 cm) Sm. 8vo. With several engravings. Fldg map at front 
Together with a short dictionary, prefixed to Each section, explaining every difficulty, and fixing the proper sound and meaning of the words, thus rendering the whole easy to be Understood by the lowest capacity; also questions for examinations 
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20 Whiston, William (trans ) The Works of Flavius Josephus
Boston D Lothrop & Company nd (1889) Cloth Badly foxed throughout, cloth worn 8 x 6 inches (20.3 x 15.2 cm) 8vo. Fully Illustrated 

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