On this page you can browse (and order from) among the 66 books on various areas of archaeology  (often spelled archeaology) that are in stock at Ray Boas, Bookseller in Walpole, New Hampshire, as of  January 22, 2014. This is an area that has always fascinated me, and I think there are some fascinating titles here. Enjoy, RAY

1. ARCHAEOLOGICAL TREASURES EXCAVATED IN THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA, ASAHA, n.p., (1973), B&W and color illustrations, very good, wraps (softcover), Mainly in Chinese, with an English translation of the plates at the end of the book., (Order No: 49825 ), $15.00

2. ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION - 1911, Government Printing Office, Washington, DC, 1912, B&W illustrations, 688pp, good+, green cloth (hardcover), Besides the usual reports there are articles on: Value of ancient Mexican manuscripts, native plants of New Mexico, Chinese architecture, ferns of North America, radiotelegraphy, etc., (Order No: 9812 ), $20.00

3. Alfieri, Nereo; Arias, Paolo Enrico; Hirmer, Max (photographs by), SPINA, Sansoni Editore - Hirmer, Munich, Germany, (1958), B&W illustrations, 83pp of text, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), The recently discovered Etruskerstadtand the Greek vases of their graves. Text in Italian., (Order No: 50085 ), $15.00

4. Allan, Tony, THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF THE AFTERLIFE - DECIPHERING THE PAST FROM TOMBS, GRAVES AND MUMMIES, Duncan Baird Publishers, London, (2004) 1st ptg, color illustrations, 160pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover) owner's inscrip., ISBN 1844830470, (Order No: 57093 ), $7.50

5. Allen, Susan Heuck, FINDING THE WALLS OF TROY - FRANK CALVERT AND HEINRICH SCHLIEMANN AT HISARLIK, Univ. of California Press, Berkeley, CA, (1999) 1st ptg, B&W and color illustrations, 409pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0520208684, (Order No: 42876 ), $5.00

6. Amiran, Ruth; Ilan, Ornit; Helck, Beitrag von Wolfgang, ARAD: 5000 JAHRE ALTE STADT IN DER WUSTE NEGEV, ISRAEL -- [5000 YEARS OF A CITY IN THE DESERT NEGEV, ISRAEL], Karl Wachholtz Verlag, Neumunster, 1992, B&W and color illustrations, 115pp, very good+, pictorial boards (hardcover) inscribed by author, ISBN 3529018422, (Order No: 60263 ), $15.00

7. Andrews, Carol, THE BRITISH MUSEUM BOOK OF THE ROSETTA STONE, Dorset Press, New York, (1981), B&W illustrations, 64pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0880296070 This volume tells of the discovery of the Stone, and the story of how its mystery was solved., (Order No: 43668 ), $6.00

8. Archaeological Institute of America, PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN SCHOOL OF CLASSICAL STUDIES AT ATHENS - VOLUME V: 1886-1890, Damrell and Upham, Boston, MA, 1892, B&W illustrations, 314pp of text, good+, original boards (hardcover) lt edgewear, unopened pages, "The present volume includes the work of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens from 1886 to the summer of 1890. With reports of the work of the School at Sikyon, Ikaria, Stamata, Anthedon, Thisbe, and Plataia, a larger part of this volume is given up to the results of actual excavaton than has been the case with any of its predecessors.", (Order No: 49859 ), $30.00

9. Asai, Kiyoshi (designed by), THE EXHIBITION OF TREASURES OF SYRIAN ANTIQUITY, The Chunichi Shimbun, Japan, (1977), B&W and color illustrations, very good, wraps (softcover), Catalogue of the exhibit held November 2nd - 21st, 1977 at The Aichi Prefectural Art Gallery in Japan with some 247 masterpieces of ancient Syria from its three National Museums sent to Japan for this exhibition to play a significant role in a cultural exchange between Japan and Syria. Text in Japanese with English translation., (Order No: 51834 ), $35.00

10. Benson, Elizabeth P. (editor), MESOAMERICAN WRITING SYSTEMS: A CONFERENCE AT DUMBARTON OAKS, OCTOBER 30TH AND 31ST, 1971, Dumbarton Oaks Research Lib., Washington, D.C., (1973), B&W figures, 226pp, fine, tan cloth (hardcover) owners name, The subject for this conference is Mesoamerican writing systems, not just to summarize what is now known but to raise and examine some of the outstanding problems, as well as to present, even though in preliminary form, some of the most recent research not yet in print elsewhere., (Order No: 47069 ), $25.00

11. Bernal, Ignacio, A HISTORY OF MEXICAN ARCHAEOLOGY: THE VANISHED CIVILIZATIONS OF MIDDLE AMERICA - THE WORLD OF ARCHAEOLOGY SERIES, Thames and Hudson, New York, (1980), B&W illustrations, 208pp, very good, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0500790086, (Order No: 55894 ), $5.00

12. Brodrick, Alan Houghton (Broderick, Alan Houghton on title page, but copyright is to Brodrick, and 4 places on dj-Brodrick), FATHER OF PREHISTORY: THE ABBE HENRI BREUIL, HIS LIFE AND TIMES, William Morrow & Company, New York, 1963, 17 B&W ill., 306pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover) owner's name, The first book about Henri Breuil, the man, the priest, and the paleontologist, who revolutionized our understanding of man's history before the invention of writing., (Order No: 11029 ), $8.00

13. Brown, Jean, TRADITIONAL METALWORKING IN KENYA - CAMBRIDGE MONOGRAPHS IN AFRICAN ARCHAEOLOGY 38, Oxbow Books, Oxford, UK, (1995), B&W illustrations, 192pp, very good, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0946897999, (Order No: 62443 ), $20.00

14. Burl, Aubrey, PREHISTORIC AVEBURY, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 1979, 13 color ill., 107 B&W ill., 275pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0300023685 The author carefully sifts the rich archaeological and historical evidence that is available about the Avebury monuments and their builders to present a comprehensive and convincing picture of the life of the primitive communities who erected these massive structures nearly 5000 years ago., (Order No: 13464 ), $7.50

15. Burland, C. A. (edited by Edward Bacon), PERU UNDER THE INCAS, G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, (1967), B&W and color ill., 144pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), A fascinating account of the Inca people and their rich cultural achievements over a period of six hundred years., (Order No: 16816 ), $7.00

16. Caldwell, Joseph R. (edited by), NEW ROADS TO YESTERDAY: ESSAYS IN ARCHAEOLOGY, Basic Books, Inc., Publ., New York, (1966), B&W illustrations, 546pp, good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover), "These views of archaeology's broadening horizons emanate from SCIENCE, the official journal of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.", (Order No: 29950 ), $5.00

17. Carter, Howard, THE TOMB OF TUT-ANKH-AMEN DISCOVERED BY THE LATE EARL OF CARNARVON AND HOWARD CARTER - THE SECOND VOLUME, George H. Doran Company, New York, (1927) 1st ed, B&W illustrations, 408pp, very good, red cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, Second of three volumes, each published separately. Nice clean and tight copy. "With 153 illustrations from photographs by Harry Burton of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.", (Order No: 54704 ), $350.00

18. Chatzidakis, Manolis, THE GREEK MUSEUMS - BYZANTINE MUSEUM, Ekdotike Athenon S.A., Athens, Greece, (1975), color illustrations, 44pp, very good, wraps (softcover), (Order No: 60933 ), $8.50

19. Chubb, Mary, CITY IN THE SAND, Thomas Y. Crowell Company, New York, (1957) 2nd ptg, B&W illustrations, 213pp, good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover), More adventures in archeology., (Order No: 39517 ), $9.50

20. Cleator, P.E., ARCHAEOLOGY IN THE MAKING, St. Martin's Press, New York, (1976), B&W photos & ill., 238pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0709155344, (Order No: 8695 ), $5.00

21. Cottrell, Leonard, DIGS AND DIGGERS: A BOOK OF WORLD ARCHAEOLOGY, The World Publishing Company, Cleveland, OH, (1964), B&W illustrations, 285pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), A comprehensive introduction to world archaeology, ranging in time from European prehistory to the great cultures of pre-Columbian America, in space from the Middle East and Egypt to China, India, the Americas, and Europe., (Order No: 15101 ), $5.00

22. Cunnington, M. E., AN INTRODUCTION TO THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF WILTSHIRE FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES TO THE PAGAN SAXONS, Charles Henry Woodward, Devizes, UK, 1949, B&W illustrations, 172pp, good, wraps (softcover), With chapters on Stonehenge, Avebury, Silbury Hill, Woodhenge, Barrows, Earthworks, etc., (Order No: 57363 ), $14.50

23. Darvill, Timothy, PREHISTORIC BRITAIN, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, (1987) 1st ptg, 110 B&W ill., 223pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0300039514 Using archaeological evidence, the author examines the development of human societies in Britain from earliest times to the Roman Conquest. Darvill gives special attention to six themes that are traced through all phases of prehistory: subsistence, technology, ritual, trade, society, and population., (Order No: 17263 ), $10.00

24. Deuel, Leo (selected, edited, and introduced by), THE TREASURES OF TIME: FIRSTHAND ACCOUNTS BY FAMOUS ARCHAEOLOGISTS OF THEIR WORK IN THE NEAR EAST, The World Publishing Company, Cleveland, OH, (1961) 1st ed, 23 B&W ill., 319pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), Here is the story not only of Near Eastern archaeology but also of the development of the science of archaeology itself, from its crude beginnings to its present sophistication., (Order No: 17470 ), $4.50

25. Fagan, Brian M. (introductions by), READINGS FROM SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, PREHISTORIC TIMES, W. H. Freeman and Company, New York, (1983), B&W and color ill., 262pp, very good, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0716714913 A collection of 18 articles from SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN that describe recent discoveries and major developments in many areas of archaeology., (Order No: 32140 ), $8.50

26. Fagan, Brian, TIME DETECTIVES: HOW ARCHEOLOGISTS USE TECHNOLOGY TO RECAPTURE THE PAST, Simon & Schuster, New York, (1995) 1st ptg, B&W illustrations, 288pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0671793853, (Order No: 57749 ), $5.00

27. Fagan, Brian M. (edited by), EYEWITNESS TO DISCOVERY: FIRST-PERSON ACCOUNTS OF MORE THAN FIFTY OF THE WORLD'S GREATEST ARCHAEOLOGICAL DISCOVERIES, Oxford University Press, New York, 1996, B&W and color illustrations, 493pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0195081412, (Order No: 62400 ), $8.50

28. Fox, Sir Cyril, LIFE AND DEATH IN THE BRONZE AGE: AN ARCHAEOLOGIST'S FIELD-WORK, Routledge and Kegan Paul, London, (1959), B&W ill., B&W maps, 193pp, very good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), One of the pioneers of modern archaeology covers the period from 1700 to 700 B.C., and is mainly concerned with the author's field work in western Britain., (Order No: 36213 ), $25.00

29. Gay, Carlo T. E. (drawings by Frances Pratt), CHALCACINGO, Intl Scholarly Book Services, Portland, OR, 1972, B&W and color illustrations, 119pp of text, very good+, tan cloth (hardcover), "Mexico has a great many ancient archaeological sites rich in superb architecture and notable monuments. Among them, Chalcacingo is unique, not only for the quality and the nature of what has beenn found there, but more for the profound significance inherent in every aspect of its archaeological remains.", (Order No: 62109 ), $28.50

30. Glob, P. V. (translated from the Danish by Joan Bulman), THE MOUND PEOPLE: DANISH BRONZE-AGE MAN PRESERVED, Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY, (1974), B&W illustrations, 184pp, very good, green cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, ISBN 0801408008, (Order No: 52728 ), $5.00

31. Goheen, Robert F. (foreword by), THE LIFE AND DEATH OF A SICILIAN CITY - THE LOST MORGANTINA, Luigi Sturzo Sicilian Arch., New York, n.d. c1958, color illustrations, 51pp, good, wraps (softcover), An Account of the Princeton University Archaeological Expedition to Sicily., (Order No: 49801 ), $10.00

32. Hadingham, Evan, CIRCLES AND STANDING STONES: AN ILLUSTRATED EXPLORATION OF MEGALITH MYSTERIES OF EARLY BRITAIN, Anchor Press / Doubleday, New York, 1976, B&W illustrations, 240pp, very good, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0385115032 "Who were the builders of the fantastic circles and rows of huge standing stones that abound in England, Scotland, Ireland, and Brittany? What prodigius technology was applied - thousands of years before Stonehenge - to stand 100-ton boulders on end?" The author explores these riddles of Early Britain from every possible angle., (Order No: 14812 ), $5.00

33. Hencken, H. O'Neill, THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF CORNWALL AND SCILLY, Methuen & Co. Ltd., London, (1932), B&W illustrations, 340pp, good, black cloth (hardcover) some spotting to spine/rear board, Contents include: Introduction: The Stone Age; Great Stone Monuments; The Bronze Age; The Iron Age; The Prehistoric Tin Trade; The Romano-British Period; The Dark Ages; Addenda; Archaeological Gazetteer; A List of Collections Containing Cornish Material; Lists of Chambered Barrows in the Scilly Isles, Burial-Chambers on the Cornish Mainland, Stone Circles, and Large Cists; The Bishops of Cornwall., (Order No: 52379 ), $45.00

34. Khader, Aicha Ben Abed Ben & Soren David (eds), CARTHAGE: A MOSAIC OF ANCIENT TUNISIA, American Museum of Nat. Hist, New York, (1987), B&W and color illustrations, 238pp, very good+, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0913424110, (Order No: 5665 ), $5.00

35. Larue, Gerald A. (preface by), THE BARAKAT GALLERY: A CATALOGUE OF THE COLLECTION - VOLUME 1 [VOLUME I] -- PRICE LIST LAID IN, Barakat Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA, (1985), color illustrations, 319pp, very good, light brown cloth (hardcover), Contents include: Egyptian Antiquities; Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Antiquities; Ancient Glass; Ancient Coins; Antiquities of the Biblical Lands; Precolumbian Antiquities., (Order No: 59336 ), $12.50

36. Lau, Robert Julius, OLD BABYLONIAN TEMPLE RECORDS, Columbia University Press, New York, 1906 1st ed, B&W ill., 35 plates, 89pp of text, very good+, light brown cloth (hardcover) nice clean/tight copy, Columbia University Oriental Studies Vol. III. A study of a series of documents coming from one of the oldest of the temples, dealing chiefly with the manner in which its priests handled the revenues in kind and money which represented the offerings of the faithful. Includes "Sign-List and Glossary.", (Order No: 8658 ), $85.00

37. Lehmann, Phyllis Williams, THE PEDIMENTAL SCULPTURES OF THE HIERON IN SAMOTHRACE, J. J. Augustin Publisher, New York, [1962], B&W illustrations, 30pp, plates, very good, cloth (hardcover) original acetate cover, The text of this lecture is an abridged version of portions of Chapter III, Volume 3, of SAMOTHRACE, Excavations Conducted by the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University (Bollingen Series LX)., (Order No: 44795 ), $45.00

38. Lothrop, S. K. (text by), TREASURES OF ANCIENT AMERICA - THE ARTS OF THE PRE-COLUMBIAN CIVILIZATIONS FROM MEXICO TO PERU, Skira - World Publishing Co., Cleveland, OH, (1964), B&W and color illustrations, 230pp, very good, red cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, (Order No: 50172 ), $14.50

39. Macaulay, Rose, PLEASURE OF RUINS, Thames and Hudson, London, (1966), 76 B&W ill., 466pp, good++ w/good dustjacket (hardcover), First published in 1953. Rose Macaulay has searched literature, art and the memory of her own travels, to illustrate the pleasure which she and others have gained from visiting the ruins of the past. Palaces, temples, houses, fortresses, cities and the artificial follies of the last two centuries, all come within her scope, provided only that they are sufficiently ruinous to qualify for inclusion., (Order No: 19881 ), $10.00

40. Mau, August (translated into English by Francis W. Kelsey), POMPEII: ITS LIFE AND ART, The Macmillan Company, New York, 1899 1st ed, B&W illustrations, 509pp, very good, 3/4 brown leather, teg (hardcover), Contents include: Introduction; Public Places and Buildings; The Houses; Trades and Occupations; The Tombs; Pompeian Art; The Inscriptions of Pompeii; and, Conclusion. An exceptionally nice clean and tight copy, handsomely bound. With the bookplate from Staunton Hill Plantation, the estate of David K. E. Bruce., (Order No: 52948 ), $200.00

41. Millar, Ronald, THE PILTDOWN MEN, St. Martin's Press, New York, (1972), B&W ill., B&W diagrams, 264p, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), The story, as fascinating as a whodunit, of how the Piltdown skull came to be discovered; how the hoax was exposed and who the hoaxer may have been., (Order No: 35255 ), $10.00

42. Mohen, Jean-Pierre, L'AGE DU BRONZE DANS LA REGION DE PARIS, Edition des Musees Nationaux, Paris, 1977, B&W illustrations, 264pp, good+, gray cloth spine, pictorial boards (hardcover), ISBN 2711800660 Catalogue synthetique des collections conservees au Musee des Antiquites Nationales. Text in French., (Order No: 47900 ), $85.00

43. Montet, Pierre, ISIS OR THE SEARCH FOR EGYPT'S BURIED PAST, Editions Ferni, Geneva, (1977), B&W illustrations, 252pp, very good+, decorated blue boards (hardcover), (Order No: 42489 ), $5.00

44. Morley, Sylvanus G. (edited with an introduction by Robert H. Lister and Florence C. Lister), IN SEARCH OF MAYA GLYPHS FROM THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL JOURNALS OF SYLVANUS G. MORLEY, Museum of New Mexico Press, Santa Fe, NM, (1970), B&W illustrations, 171pp, very good+, wraps (softcover), (Order No: 59300 ), $7.50

45. Nichols, Marianne, MAN, MYTH, AND MONUMENT, William Morrow and Company, New York, 1975 1st ptg, 53 B&W ill., 340pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0688029434 The fascinating story of a great detective endeavor-how modern scholars have ventured four thousand years into the past to document the events and illuminate the backgrounds of the great classical myths., (Order No: 14234 ), $5.00

46. Nolan, Tony, THE ROMANTIC WORLD OF GOLD GOLD GOLD GOLD, A.H. & A.W. Reed Ltd., London, (1980), B&W and color illustrations, 117pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0589013246 Lifelong gold-seeker Tony Nolan brings together the intricate and intriguing strands of the golden web in a story that ranges through the centuries and across the world: from the dawn of time to the great gold rushes of more recent memory, from the Sumerians and Ancient Egyptians to the Aztecs, from the Coromandel to the Klondike., (Order No: 13227 ), $5.00

47. Norman, E. R., and St. Joseph, J. K. S., THE EARLY DEVELOPMENT OF IRISH SOCIETY: THE EVIDENCE OF AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 1969, B&W illustrations, 126pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0521074711 The technique of aerial photography is of immense value to archaeologists. The survey shown in this book shows many ancient earthenworks revealed by differences in soil-colour or crop-growth, and the natural and man-made environments of these and other prehistoric and early Christian settlements., (Order No: 55151 ), $35.00

48. Page, John (English translation and editing); Baez-Jorge, Felix (editorial coordinator), ARCHAEOLOGY, MEMORY AND IDENTITY - MEXICO, Reproducciones Fotomecanicas, Mexico, (1994), color illustrations, 297pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 9686963111 Fantastic look at the archaeology works in Mexico supported by the government. Foreword by Carlos Salinas de Gortari (Constitutional President of Mexico) with his presentation card laid in., (Order No: 60625 ), $40.00

49. Pellegrino, Charles, UNEARTHING ATLANTIS: AN ARCHAEOLOGICAL ODYSSEY, Vintage Books, New York, (1993) 1st ptg, B&W maps, 327pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0679734074, (Order No: 39704 ), $6.00

50. Phillips, James L., and Brown, James A. (edited by), ARCHAIC HUNTERS AND GATHERERS IN THE AMERICAN MIDWEST - NEW WORLD ARCHAEOLOGICAL RECORD, Academic Press, New York, 1983 1st ptg, B&W illustrations, 349pp, fine, maroon boards (hardcover), ISBN 0125539800 Fascinating collection of essays and studies on recent developments in the studies of hunter-gatherers in the American Midwest., (Order No: 54842 ), $115.00

51. Pohl, John M. D., EXPLORING MESOAMERICA - PLACES IN TIME, Oxford University Press, New York, 1999, B&W and color illustrations, 231pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0195108876 A concise treatment of the pre-Columbian civilizations of Mesoamerica (Mexico, Guatemala, and Honduras)., (Order No: 57639 ), $10.00

52. Poole, Lynn and Poole, Gray, ONE PASSION, TWO LOVES: THE STORY OF HEINRICH AND SOPHIA SCHLIEMANN, DISCOVERERS OF TROY, Thomas Y. Crowell Company, New York, (1966) 1st ptg, B&W illustrations, 299pp, good+ w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), The whole story of Heinrich and Sophia Schliemann's romantic and embattled lives is told for the first time in this authoritative biography. A fund of letters, diaries, and photographs was turned over to Lynn and Gray Poole by General Alex L. Melas, the Schliemann's only living grandchild., (Order No: 45825 ), $20.00

53. Prescott, William H., THE WORLD OF THE AZTECS, Minerva, Barcelona, (1974), B&W and color ill., 156pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0814804454, (Order No: 16815 ), $7.50

54. Riley, Carroll L.; Kelley, J. Charles; Pennington, Campbell W.; and, Rands, Robert L. (edited by), MAN ACROSS THE SEA: PROBLEMS OF PRE-COLUMBIAN CONTACTS, University of Texas Press, Austin, TX, (1976) 3rd ptg, B&W illustrations, 552pp, very good+, blue cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, ISBN 0292701179 Twenty-seven papers given at the May, 1968 meetings of the Society for American Archaeology on the various aspects of the broad problem of pre-Columbian contact between the hemispheres and within the New World., (Order No: 56886 ), $12.00

55. Rt. Hon. Lord Harlech, SOUTHERN ENGLAND - ILLUSTRATED REGIONAL GUIDE TO ANCIENT MONUMENTS: NO. 2, HMSO, London, (1959) 4th ptg, B&W illustrations, map, 91pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), First published 1936., (Order No: 54250 ), $4.50

56. Schuchhardt, C. (translated from the German by Eugenie Sellers) (introduction by Walter Leaf), SCHLIEMANN'S EXCAVATIONS - AN ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND HISTORICAL STUDY, Macmillan and Co., London, 1891, B&W illustrations, 363pp, good+, blue cloth, teg (hardcover) EX-LIB w/minimal marks, With an Appendix on the Recent Discoveries at Hissarlik by Dr. Schliemann and Dr. Dorpfeld; and with an introduction by Walter Leaf. A nice clean and tight copy from a small country library, checked out only three times., (Order No: 42346 ), $65.00

57. Skelton, R. A.; Marston, Thomas E.; & Painter, George D., THE VINLAND MAP AND THE TARTAR RELATION, Yale University Press, New Haven, 1965 3rd ptg, B&W illustrations, 292pp, good+ w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), The Vinland Map contains the earliest known and indisputable cartographic representation of any part of the Americas, and includes a delineation of Greenland so strikingly accurate that it may well have been derived from experience., (Order No: 4418 ), $5.00

58. Southworth, James, WALKING THE ROMAN ROADS OF CUMBRIA, Robert Hale, London, (1985), B&W illustrations, maps, 206pp, very good+, pictorial boards (hardcover), ISBN 0709022883 Crisscrossing the Cumbrian countryside are the remains of roads laid by the Romans. Following the legions' footsteps, James Southworth has produced a walker's guide for all those whose enjoyment of nature is coupled with an interest in Romano-British history., (Order No: 55110 ), $20.00

59. Stafford, Michael, FROM FORAGER TO FARMER IN FLINT: A LITHIC ANALYSIS OF THE PREHISTORIC TRANSITION TO AGRICULTURE IN SOUTHERN SCANDINAVIA, Aarhus University Press, Oxford, (1999), B&W illustrations, 147pp, fine, pictorial blue boards (hardcover), ISBN 8772887427 The goals of this volume are to examine the flint materials from a group of prehistoric settlements in Denmark that span the transition to agriculture, evaluate how the form and production technology of stone tools changed over this period, and determine how those changes relate to the adoption of a food producing economy., (Order No: 52813 ), $25.00

60. Stern, Edward (compiled by), DESCRIPTION OF POMPEIAN RUINS, RESTORATIONS AND SCENES EXHIBITED AT THE POMPEIAN MUSEUM, MEMORIAL HALL, FAIRMOUNT PARK, Edward Stern & Co., Inc., Philadelphia, PA, 1903 rev. ed., 15pp, very good, wraps (softcover), Title on cover reads: THE POMPEIAN MUSEUM - MEMORIAL HALL, FAIRMOUNT PARK. The souvenir booklet (Price 5 Cents) describing the exhibit at this grand building that remains from the Centennial Exhibition of 1876., (Order No: 49878 ), $15.00

61. Suggs, Robert C., THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF SAN FRANCISCO, Thomas Y. Crowell Company, New York, (1965), ill. Leonard Everett Fisher, 150pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) small chip/tear on dj, This book is two stories: an account of the archaeologists of the San Francisco area and their patient, scientific sifting of facts and evidence, and a brilliant re-creation of those prehistoric Indian days which this detective work has brought to light., (Order No: 33704 ), $10.00

62. Thomas, Stanley, PRE-ROMAN BRITAIN, Studio Vista, London, (1965), B&W illustrations, 191pp, good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover), This pictorial survey of the archaeology of prehistoric Britain gives an unparalleled insight into the richness, diversity and mysteries of Pre-Roman Britain., (Order No: 35560 ), $15.00

63. Trustees of The British Museum (John Pope-Hennessy, Director), THE BRITISH MUSEUM YEARBOOK 1 - THE CLASSICAL TRADITION, British Museum Publ., Ltd., London, (1976), 291 B&W, 4 color ill., 298pp, fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0714100455 "A 'new' annual publication for all those interested in the fields of Art and Archaeology, especially those interested in the work and collections of the British Museum." The theme of this first annual is THE CLASSICAL TRADITION, and has eight articles including: Reynold Higgins on MAGENTA WARE; M. Jessop Price with ARCHITECTURE ON ANCIENT COINS; J.E. Curtis on PARTHIAN GOLD FROM NINEVEH; R.A.G. Carson in GOLD AND SILVER COIN HOARDS AND THE END OF ROMAN BRITAIN; R.H. Pinder- Wilson on THE MALCOLM CELESTIAL GLOBE; Ruth Olitsky Rubinstein on A BACCHIC SARCOPHAGUS IN THE RENAISSANCE; Nicholas Turner with AN ATTACK ON THE ACCADEMIA DI S. LUCA; and Andrew Wilton assessing BLAKE AND THE ANTIQUE., (Order No: 14150 ), $12.00

64. Velo, Francisco Presedo, LA DAMA DE BAZA -- MUSEO ARQUEOLOGICO NACIONAL, Imprenta Fareso, Madrid, Spain, 1973, B&W and color illustrations, 57pp, plates, very good, wraps (softcover), La Dama de Baza is an Iberian scuplture from the 4th century BC carved in stone and on display at the National Archaeological Museum of Spain in Madrid., (Order No: 59704 ), $14.50

65. Vulliamy, C. E., OUR PREHISTORIC FORERUNNERS, Dodd, Mead and Company, New York, 1925, B&W illustrations, 214pp, very good, clay colored cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, "The aim of this book is to give as complete an account of Prehistoric Man as is possible.", (Order No: 52665 ), $12.50

66. Wauchope, Robert, THEY FOUND THE BURIED CITIES: EXPLORATION AND EXCAVATION IN THE AMERICAN TROPICS, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL, (1965), B&W illustrations, 382pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), An anthology, ranging over nearly a century and a half, of authentic adventures recounted, in their own words, by archaeological explorers in Mexico, Central America, and Peru., (Order No: 55614 ), $7.50

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