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THE GALE OF LIFE: TWO THOUSAND YEARS IN SOUTH-WEST SHROPSHIRE
Written by John Leonard; David Preshous; et al.
Stock no. 1815198
Published by Logaston Press. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition.

The South-West Shropshire Historical and Archaeological Society has produced this book as a celebration of the Millenium. Comprising of 20 essays by a variety of authors. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 1873827369.

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CENTURIES OF DARKNESS
Written by Peter James.
Stock no. 1814975
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1992. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A challenge to the conventional chronology of Old World archaeology. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w maps and illustrations. ISBN: 022402647X. Dustwrapper spine slightly faded, lightly scuffed.

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EGYPTIAN ANTIQUITIES IN THE NILE VALLEY: A DESCRIPTIVE HANDBOOK
Written by James Baikie.
Stock no. 1814971
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1932. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A description of the existing examples of Egyptian architecture and art that are to be found on the ancient sites in the Nile Valley. Blue cloth boards, white title to spine. xxvi and 874 pages including index. B/w illustrations and plates. Boards a little marked. 'Librairis "Omnia"' stamp to lower edge of front endpaper. Text block browned and a little grubby. Blue dustwrapper is Browned to spine with the remains of a label.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF ANCIENT AND ROMAN BRITAIN
Written by Harold Priestley.
Stock no. 2123735
Published by Frederick Warne. 1976. Very good condition.

Observers Series No. 56. Laminate boards. With 74 b/w photographs, 10 maps and 4 line drawings. Covers and page edges are browned.

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EXCAVATIONS ON THE SITE OF THE ROMANO-BRITISH TOWN OF MAGNA, KENCHESTER, HEREFORDSHIRE, DURING THE YEARS 1912-13
Written by G.H. Jack; A.G.K. Hayter.
Stock no. 2123521
1916. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth, gilt titles. Report of the Research Committee of The Woolhope Club. B/w photos. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A little fraying to cloth at top of spine. Some mottle marks to covers. Endpapers are browned. Front joint is partially cracked. Some foxing.

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EARLY BUDDHIST ROCK TEMPLES: A CHRONOLOGICAL STUDY
Written by Vidya Dehejia.
Stock no. 1814583
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st 1972. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The cave-temples near Bombay to the Deccan plateau and the sculpture contained within them. Orange cloth boards. Gilt title to spine and publisher's vignette to front. B/w photos. ISBN: 0500690014. Light browning to text block. Corners lightly rubbed. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper has a 2" closed tear to top front corner (no loss) and is grubby to rear panel.

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GODS, GRAVES AND SCHOLARS
Written by C.W. Ceram. Illustrated by Reginarld Piggott.
Stock no. 1814351
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1999. Fine condition.

The Story of Archaeology. Introduction by John Romer. B/w photos. Contained in publisher's blue slipcase which is slightly faded.

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THEY DIED WITH CUSTER
Written by Douglas D. Scott; P. Willey; Melissa A. Connor.
Stock no. 2123448
Published by University of Oklahoma Press. 1st USA 1998. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Soldiers' Bones from the Battle of Little Bighorn. American edition. ISBN: 0806130954.

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A CALENDAR OF THE REGISTERS OF THE PRIORY OF LLANTGHONY BY GLOUCESTER 1457-1466, 1501-1525
Written by John Rhodes.
Stock no. 2123389
Published by Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1st 2002. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gloucestershire Record Series Volume 15. ISBN: 0900197560. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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ON SILBURY HILL
Written by Adam Thorpe.
Stock no. 2123380
Published by Little Toller Books. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A Little Toller Monograph. A chalkland memoir told in fragments and family snapshots, skilfully built, layer on layer, from Britain's ancient and modern past. Small format. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos & illustrations. 230 pages. ISBN: 9781908213242.

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ISLANDS IN TIME: ISLAND SOCIOGEOGRAPHY AND MEDITERRANEAN PREHISTORY
Written by Mark Patton.
Stock no. 1814260
Published by Routledge. 1st 1996. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The ecological and cultural development of prehistoric island societies. Black boards, silver title to spine. ISBN: 0415126592. Name in ink to front pastedown. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby.

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THE TANAT VALLEY
Written by Wilfrid J. Wren.
Stock no. 1609407
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Its Railways and Industrial Archaeology. Pale blue boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0715342592. Base of spine faded. Wrapper is a little scuffed at edges.

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