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THE UNEXPLAINED FILES Enigmas of Mind, Space and Time

By: N/A

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Book Company International: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16814


Creased top edge to dustjacket; Illustrated b/w and colour selection of stories on unexplained and paranormal phenomena, Brazilian surgeon, Ufos, spirit photos, ancient myths, psychic researc. 1.25kg weight; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 246 pages View more info

TREASURES OF BRITAIN AND TREASURES OF IRELAND

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Drive Publications: 1968

Seller ID: 21136


Covered in clear plastic, tape marks on endpapers. Owner's name top edge of title page; Index, published for the Automobile Association , foldout maps. 1.8kg weight; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 670 pages View more info

El Dorado : Colombian Gold. a Selection of Gold Objects from the Museo Del Oro, Bogota, Columbia Which Toured Australia in 1978

By: N/A

Price: $13.17

Publisher: Australia, Australian Art Exhibitions Corporation: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8831


Bibliography. Catalogue from exhibition which toured Australia 1978. B/w and colour photos, detailed text. 600gms weight; Color Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 160 pages View more info

STEALING HISTORY Tomb Raiders, Smugglers, and the Looting of the Ancient World

By: Atwood, Roger

Price: $11.35

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin: 2004

Seller ID: 23314


Index. 500gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 340 pages View more info

WRITTEN IN BONES How Human Remains Unlock the Secrets of the Dead

By: Bahn, Paul (Ed)

Price: $17.13

Publisher: Sydney, Gary Allen Pty Ltd: 2002

Seller ID: 20516


Index, bibliography, research into burials, rituals and findings from ancient tombs and skeletons help archaeologists. 680gms weight ; Color Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 192 pages View more info

THE ATLAS OF WORLD ARCHAEOLOGY

By: Bahn, Paul G (Ed)

Price: $26.20

Publisher: London, Andromeda: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20060


Index, maps. Summary of current archaeological knowledge and human origins. Weight 1.300kg ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 208 pages View more info

PERU BEFORE PIZARRO

By: Bankes, George

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Oxford, Phaidon Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15154


Rubbing to spine edge ; Index, b/w and colour photos, an intricate picture of life in ancient Peru based on archaeological investigations, research with local Indians. 500 grams weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 218 pages View more info

Ancient Records of Egypt The First through the Seventeenth Dynasties, Vol. 1. Translated and Edited by James Henry Breasted

By: Breasted, James Henry (Ed)

Price: $36.50

Publisher: University of Illinois Press: 2001

Seller ID: 27816


Clean text no creases. 550gms weight; 8.80 X 6 X 0.70 inches; 344 pages View more info

BEHIND THE SCENES AT THE BRITISH MUSEUM

By: Burnett, Andrew And Reeve, John

Price: $13.00

Publisher: British Museum Press: 2001

Seller ID: 21943


Index. History and activities of the staff. 450gms weight; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 128 pages View more info

Living Fossils with Eighty-Three Drawings by Jane Burton

By: Burton, Maurice

Price: $10.50

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson: 1954

Seller ID: 1536


282p, index, A living fossil is a plant or animal that has survived beyond its era, while many other closely related species have become extinct. Egglaying mammals, king crabs, flightless birds, causes of extinction and survival and monsters and mystery animals.83 drawings, charts diagrams by Jane Burton his daughter. Dent to bottom edge of back cloth bound cover less than half inch, bottom edge of spine worn. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo View more info

THEY WROTE ON CLAY The Babylonian Tablets Speak Today

By: Chiera, Edward ; Cameron, George G (Ed)

Price: $8.50

Publisher: University of Chicago Press:

Seller ID: 24483


Yellowed paper, wear to edges of cover; Printed 1962 . Pioneering work on the clay tablets from ancient times. 250gms weight ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages View more info

THE CRYSTAL SKULLS Astonishing Portals to Mans Past

By: Childress, David Hatcher and Mehler, Stephen S.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Adventures Unlimited Press: 2008

Seller ID: 20347


Bibliography. Background to the discovery and study of crystal skulls. What unknown hands carved these mysterious skulls perhaps over 12,000 years ago? Do they really have the power of life and death? In 1927, while searching for the lost civilisation of Atlantis, archaeologists discovered in the ruins of a Mayan city a perfect replica of a human skull, exquisitely carved and polished from a single piece of quartz crystal. It is clearly the product of a sophisticated civ... View more info

THE OLD WALL OF THE CITY OF LONDON

By: Cooke, Norman

Price: $9.70

Publisher: The Corporation of London: 1951

Seller ID: 21087


Name on top edge of front cover. ; Stapled booklet with map showing the position of London Wall. 100gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 20 pages View more info

Records of the Victorian Archaeological Survey Number 10, June 1980

By: Coutts, Pjf (Ed)

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Victorian Archaeological Survey: 1980

Seller ID: 13143


178p, diagrams and maps. Includes Nyah Forest, Murray and Wakool Rivers, Aboriginal earth mounds.. No creases.700gms weight; 4to View more info

Return to the Stars Evidence for the Impossible

By: Daniken, Erich Von; translated by Michael Heron

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Souvenir Press Ltd: 1970

Seller ID: 29156


Owner's name blacked out ffep. ; September 1972 reprint. Index, bibliography; B&W Photographs; 8.86 X 5.50 X 0.98 inches; 194 pages View more info

THE ORION ZONE Ancient Star Cities of the American Southwest

By: David, Gary A.

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Adventures Unlimited Press: 2006

Seller ID: 20346


Index, notes and bibliography. Correlations between Ancient Egyptians and the Pueblo Indians interest in Astronomy.550gms weight ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

MYSTERIES OF THE MUMMIES The Story of the Manchester University Investigation

By: David, Rosalie (Ed)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Book Club Associates: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16232


Light creases to edge of dustjacket. ; Index. Well illustrated b/w and colour photos of the post-mortem conducted at Manchester University on an Egyptian mummy, "1770" a young girl filmed by the BBC. 600gms weight; Book Club Edition; Color Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 192 pages View more info

THE HUMAN STORY Our History, from the Stone Age to Today

By: Davis, James C.

Price: $21.25

Publisher: New York, Harper Perennial: 2005

Seller ID: 20247


Index, maps. Weight 500. Remainder mark to base; Remainder; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 466 pages View more info

LIVING ANCIENT WISDOM UNDERSTANDING AND USING ITS PRINCIPLES TODAY

By: DEVEREUX, PAUL

Price: $12.59

Publisher: London, RIDER & CO: 2002

Seller ID: 20328


Index bibliography. 260gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages View more info

Maya Jades

By: Digby, Adrian

Price: $13.17

Publisher: London, British Museum: 1972

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 10362


32p, 16 plates and b/w drawings. Revised edition 1972, 1978 reprint. Crease to back cover.; Color Illustrations; 8vo View more info