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THE HORSE IN THE ANCIENT WORLD
Written by Ann Hyland.
Stock no. 1823618
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Recounting the role of the horse in the ancient world, concentrating on the Near and Middle East and adjacent territories by working from archaeological, literary, illustrative and historical sources. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. ISBN: 0750921609. A few light scuff marks to boards. Text block slightly grubby. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper has a few minor marks.

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THE KINGDOM OF KUSH
Written by Derek A. Welsby.
Stock no. 1322538
Published by British Museum. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Napatan and Meroitic empires lying to the south of Eygpt. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 071410986X. Minimal bumping to spine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge creased, faded to spine and rear edges.

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EGYPTIAN MUMMIES A POP-UP BOOK
Written by Milbry Polk. Illustrated by Roger Stewart.
Stock no. 2132957
Published by Bloomsbury Children's Books. 1st 1997. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Unwrap a mummy to see what lies beneath its bandages...lift the layers of a Pharaoh's coffin..help an ancient priest remove the organs from a soon-to-be-mummified body! Paper Engineering by Jose R. Seminario. ISBN: 0747535922. All pop-ups in excellent working order.

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EXCAVATIONS AT EL-ASHMUNEIN II THE TEMPLE AREA
Written by A.J. Spencer.
Stock no. 1817239
Published by British Museum Publications. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Very large format. British Museum Expedition to Middle Egypt. A full publication of the excavations carried out between 1980 and 1985 in the temple area at El-Ashmunein. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and drawings. ISBN: 0714109509. Some surface paper damage where free front endpaper stuck to front pastedown and was prised apart (not immediately noticeable). Contents clean. White dustwrapper is marked and slightly grubby.

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BOOK OF THE SPHINX
Written by Willis Goth Regier.
Stock no. 2116412
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0750938617. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased.

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EARLY CIVILIZATIONS OF THE OLD WORLD
Written by Charles Keith Maisels.
Stock no. 2111551
Published by Routledge. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Formative Histories of Egypt, The Levant, Mesopotamia, India and China. B/w illustrations and diagrams. ISBN: 0415109752.

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THE EGYPTIAN THEATRE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY (1799-1882)
Written by P.C. Sadgrove.
Stock no. 1706800
Published by Ithaca. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

ISBN: 0863722024. Wrapper spine faded.

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EGYPT CAUGHT IN TIME
Written by Colin Osman.
Stock no. 1704737
Published by Garnet Publishing. 1st 1997. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The book features pioneering photographic techniques dating back to 1852. Large format. Sepia and early colour photos. ISBN: 1873938950. Wrapper has a couple of neat cuts to spine.

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QASR IBRIM THE LATE MEDIAEVAL PERIOD
Written by William Y. Adams.
Stock no. 988392
Published by Egypt Exploration Society. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Yellow glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. 308 pages. 59th Excavation Memoir. ISBN: 0856981346. Small nick to top of spine.

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EINE AEGYPTISCHE KONIGSTOCHTER
Written by Georg Ebers.
Stock no. 988518
Published by Eduard Hallberger. 1879. Nearly fine condition.

Achte Auflage. 3 Volumes, Original dark green cloth with rich gilt decoration. Name in ink to front endpapers. Corners very lightly rubbed. A handsome set.

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