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Collection of American Anthropologist and American Ethnologist Journals (10 Volumes)

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: American Anthropological Association, American Ethnological Society: 2007-2010

Seller ID: 020151


This collection includes Abstracts from the 106th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association (2007), American Anthropologist vol. 110, nos. 1-4 (2008), vol. 112, no. 3 (2010), American Ethnologist vol. 34, no. 4 (2007), vol. 35, nos. 1-2 (2008), and vol. 36, no. 1 (2009). Clean and unmarked. Due to this collection's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Curation and Management of Archeological Collections: a Pilot Study (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., United States Department of the Interior: Heritage Convervation and Recreation Service: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032439


About the collection, care, and preservation of archaeological remains and documents. The study involved over 2,000 persons and 100 institutions. Preface by Bennie C. Keel. Paperback. viii, 139pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Melanesian Shell Money in Field Museum Collections (First Edition)

By: Albert B. Lewis

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chicago, Field Museum of Natural History: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033501


First Edition. Rare. Publication 268. Volume XIX, No. 1. Paperback. Original paper wraps. 36pp., with 25 plates. Rear cover gone. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

An Anthropological Bibliography of the Eastern Seaboard, Volume II (First Edition)

By: Alfred K. Guthe and Patricia B. Kelly, Editors

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Trenton, NJ, The Federation: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033521


Research Publication 2 of the Easter States Archaeological Federation. Paperback. vi, 82pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

An Introduction to the Study of Southwestern Archaeology with a preliminary account of the Excavations at Pecos (First Edition)

By: Alfred Vincent Kidder

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024356


Green cloth with gold lettering, previous owner's name written on front end-paper, there is no other writing in the book, folding frontispiece, illustrated, vii, 151pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing 36 & 37 [Three Terminal Classic Monuments from Caracol, Belize, by Arlen F. Chase Nickolai Grube and Diane Z. Chase; also, An Early Maya Text fron El Mirador, Guatemala, by Richard D. Hansen (First Edition)

By: Arlen F. Chase and others

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Center for Maya Research: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032037


Scarce. Paperback. No writing in the book. 36pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing 36 & 37 [Three Terminal Classic Monuments from Caracol, Belize, by Arlen F. Chase Nickolai Grube and Diane Z. Chase; also, An Early Maya Text fron El Mirador, Guatemala, by Richard D. Hansen (First Edition)

By: Arlen F. Chase, Nikolai Grube, Diane Chase; and RIchard D. Hansen

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Center for Maya Research: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032486


Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing 36 & 37. Paperback. 36pp. Illustrated. Like new. Scarce. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A History And Selected Bibliography Of Zooarchaeology In Eastern North America (Signed First Edition)

By: Arthur E. Bogan and Neil D. Robison

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chattanooga, TN, Tennessee Anthropological Association: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by one author

Seller ID: 032459


This is the Tennessee Anthropological Association Miscellaneous Paper No. 2. One author's gift inscription (Bogan) on title page. No other writing in the book. Card stock cover (illustrated). iv, 99pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

America B.C.: Ancient Settlers in the New World (First Thus)

By: Barry Fell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books (Wallaby): 1978

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 032643


Druids in Vermont? Phoenicians in Iowa? These are just a few of the interesting bits of information contained in this volume of American pre-history. This groundbreaking work shatters many of the myths of America centuries ago. Paperback. No writing in the book. Profusely illustrated. 312pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Archaeology and the Bible: The Best of Bar. Volume one: Early Israel. Volume two: Archaeology in the World of Herod, Jesus and Paul

By: Biblical Archaeology Society

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Biblical Archaeology Society: 1991

Seller ID: 035745


Serves as an excellent introduction to Biblical archaeology. 2 volumes set complete. Paperback. Illustrated. 325; 293pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Adventure of Archaeology

By: Brian Fagan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Society: 1989

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 035693


Illustrated cloth. Illustrated. Revised edition. Previous owner's bookplate and name written and stamped in several places. 368pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Digging for Lost African Gods: The Record of Five Years Archaeological Excavation in North Africa (First American Edition)

By: Byron Khun de Prorok

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York and London, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1926

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 023471


Green cloth with gold lettering, spine lettering a bit faded, illustrated end-papers, attractive gold bookseller's ticket inside front board, frontispiece with tissue guard, no writing in the book, xv, 369pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for The Mycenaean World

The Mycenaean World

By: Chadwick, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1988

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 031948


In 1952 the decipherment of the Linear B script suddenly revealed the Greekness of Mycenaean Greece. Now, after new discoveries and more than 20 years of intensive work, scholars are able to interpret the written documents and reconstruct from them a vivid picture of life in this remote period, in a way which is impossible from archaeology alone. John Chadwick, who assisted Ventris in the original decipherment, has played a major part in these advances. He now summarizes... View more info

Village of Silwan: The Necropolis from the Period of the Judean Kingdom

By: D. Ussishkin

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Jerusalem, Israel Exploration Society: 1993

Seller ID: 035828


The Necropolis from the Period of the Judean Kingdom. Of considerable importance for the study of ancient Jerusalem. Navy cloth with gold spine lettering. Marginalia on first few and last few pages. Previous owner's name written and stamped in several places. x, 364pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Lamanai Stela 9: The Archaeological Context; The Hieroglyphical Text of Stela 9, Lamanai, Belize (Research reports on ancient Maya writing)

By: David M. Pendergast; Michael P. Closs; Dorie Reents-Budet

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Center for Maya Research: 2005

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 032479


Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing 20-22. Paperback. 32pp. Illustrated. Like new. Full refund if not satisfied. Scarce. View more info

Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing 1 & 2 (First Edition)

By: David Stuart

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Center for Maya Research: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032473


The Yaxha Emblem Glyph as Yax-ha/A New Child-Father Relationship Glyph. Paperback. 8pp. Illustrated. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A New Inscription from Nim LI Punit, Belize and The Sign Value of Sign T77 as k'i (First Edition)

By: David Stuart, Nikolai Grube, and David F. Mora-Marin

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Center for Maya Research: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032513


Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing 45 and 46. Paperback. Illustrated. 45pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

International Journal of Historical Archaeology (Vol. 1, No. 1, March 1997)

By: Editor-Charles E. Orser

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Plenum Publishing Corporation: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020030


Sample copy of the first issue of this journal (sticker on front cover). Interior is clean and unmarked. Back cover has very small closed tear/crease in bottom edge. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Collection of Historical Archaeology Journals, 2004-2008

By: Editor-J. W. Joseph

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Society for Historical Archaeology: 2004-2008

Seller ID: 020147


Collection includes journals from 2004 (Volume 38, Nos. 1-4), 2005 (Volume 39, Nos. 1-4), 2006 (Volume 40, Nos. 1-2), and 2008 (Volume 42, Nos. 2 & 4). Clean and unmarked. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Lost Worlds of South America-The Great Courses on CD # 3120 with Book

By: Edwin Barnhart

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chantilly, VA, The Teaching Co: 2012

Seller ID: 038978


24 lectures of 30 minutes each. Plus Course Guidebook. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Beth Shemesh (Palestine): Progress of The Haverford Archaological Expedition (First Editon)

By: Elihu Grant

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Haverford, PA, Biblical and Kindred Studies: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023398


Blue cloth with gold gilt lettering, price sticker remainder on front free-end paper, no writing in the book, illustrated, 222pp., a nice clean copy. View more info

The Mayaad

By: Evans, William A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Woodhaven, NY, Manyland Books: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 032511


Traditional epic poem dealing with Maya ritual, mythology, superstitions, family relationships, ethnobotany, arts and sciences in a series of adventures over mountains, plains, jungles and rivers. Black cloth with gold spine lettering. Inscribed by the author on front free end paper. There is no other writing in the book. Dust jacket is not price clipped. 363pp. Full refund if not satisfied. Rare signed copy. View more info

Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing 17 [A New Early Classic Text from Tikal] First Edition

By: Federico Fahsen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Center for Maya Research: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032477


Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing 17. Paperback. 8pp. Illustrated. Like new. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing 16 [La Estela 1 de La Mojarra, Veracruz, Mexico] First Edition

By: Fernando Winfield Capitaine

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Center for Maya Research: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032032


Scarce. Paperback. No writing in the book. 36pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing 16 [La Estela 1 de La Mojarra, Veracruz, Mexico] First Edition

By: Fernando Winfield Capitaine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Center for Maya Research: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032476


Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing 16. Paperback. 36pp. Illustrated. Like new. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Virtual Archaeology (First Edition)

By: Forte, Maurizio

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N Abrams B.V.: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027219


Royal cloth with silver lettering. Previous owner's name markings. Personal library bookplate inside front free end-paper. No other writing in the book. Illustrated. 294pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing 17 [A New Early Classic Text from Tikal] First Editionlyph] First Edition

By: Frederico Fahsen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Center for Maya Research: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032033


Scarce. Paperback. No writing in the book. 8pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Glyph for Self-Sacrifice in Several Maya Inscriptions; Bilingual Glyphs, and A Carved Shell from the Northeastern Maya Lowlands (First Edition)

By: Frederico Fahsen, Michael P. Closs and George E. Stuart

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Center for Maya Research: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032031


Three articles in one blinding. Paperback. No writing in the book. 19pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Maya Wooden Figure From Belize. Together with "Nights Errand: A Look at Wayward Lords of the Night", and "The Weavers in the Codices" (First Edition)

By: George E Stuart, R. A. Housley, Bruce Frumker, ary

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Center for Maya Research: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032512


Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing 42, 43 and 44. Paperback. Illustrated. 50pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

An Inscribed Shell Drinking Vessel from the Maya lowlands =: Un recipiente para beber, de concha, con inscripciones, proveniente de las tierras bajas mayas (First Edition)

By: George E. Stuart, David Stuart, Zachary X. Hruby and John S. Robertson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Center for Maya Research: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032515


Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing 48, 49 and 50. Also includes: A Reading of the "Completion Hand" as TZUTZ; and, Evidence for Language Change in Ancient Maya Writing. Paperback. Illustrated. 40pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Denmark;: An Archaeological History from the Stone Age to the Vikings (First English Edition)

By: Glob, P. V

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ithaca, NY, Cornell University Press: 1971

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 027377


Blue cloth with gold lettering. Illustrated. Previous owner's library bookplate inside front cover and signatures on half title and title pages. Marginalia on a few pages and on end-paper at rear. 351pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Bog People: Iron-Age Man Preserved (First Paperback Edition)

By: Glob, P. V.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ithaca, NY, Cornell University Press: 1988

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 031830


One spring morning two men cutting peat in a Danish bog uncovered a well-preserved body of a man with a noose around his neck. Thinking they had stumbled upon a murder victim, they reported their discovery to the police, who were baffled until they consulted the famous archaeologist P.V. Glob. Glob identified the body as that of a two-thousand-year-old man, ritually murdered and thrown in the bog as a sacrifice to the goddess of fertility. Written in the guise of a scie... View more info

Out of China's Earth

By: Hao, Quian

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Muller Ltd: 1981

Seller ID: 036389


The first full account of New China's successful digs, yielding the most spectacular discoveries of our time. Red cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover. Mylar cover. Illustrated. Tall folio. 206pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Copper Scroll And The Search For The Temple Treasure (First Edition)

By: Hershel Shanks

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Biblical Archaeology Society: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027341


Two toned cloth with gold lettering. Illustrated. xii, 112pp., bibliography. Marginalia, highlighting and underlining. Previous owner's name written and stamped in several locations. Dust jacket has underlining. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Journal of Roman Archaeology, Volume 4, 1991 (First Edition)

By: Humphrey, John H., Editor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of Michigan: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031964


Paperback. Small typed word, "LIBRARY" stamped on cover and title page. 441pp. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Journal of Roman Archaeology, Volume 6, 1993 (First Edition)

By: Humphrey, John H., Editor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of Michigan: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031965


Paperback. Small typed word, "LIBRARY" stamped on title page. 496pp. Stop Press label on front cover. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Journal of Roman Archaeology, Volume 7, 1994 (First Edition)

By: Humphrey, John H., Editor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of Michigan: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031966


Paperback. Small typed word, "LIBRARY" stamped on front cover and title page. 527pp. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Journal of Roman Archaeology, Volume 8, 1995 (First Edition)

By: Humphrey, John H., Editor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of Michigan: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031967


Paperback. Small typed word, "LIBRARY" on label on front cover. Erratum page tipped in. With several enclosures. 527pp. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Material Culture and the Study of American Life (First Edition)

By: Ian M. G. Quimby [Editor]

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Published for the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum, Winterthur, Del. [by] Norton: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031871


This book explores the importance of historical artifacts in understanding the American past. Red cloth with gold spine lettering. Previous owner's name stamped inside rear board. Dust jacket is not price-clipped. xi, 250pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

An Anthropological Bibliography of the Eastern Seaboard (First Edition)

By: Irving Rouse and John M. Goggin, Editors

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT, The Federation at the Yale Peabody Museum: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033520


Includes titles in the categories of archeology, ethnology, and Indian history. Paperback. No writing in the book. 174pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Final Report of the 1985 and 1986 Field Season at Head-Smashed-in Buffalo Jump Alberta (First Edition)

By: Jack Brink and Bob Dawe

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Edmondton, Alberta, Archaeological Survey of Alberta: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033477


This is number 16 in the manuscript series of Archaeological Survey of Alberta. This document constitutes the final report of archaeological activities during the 1985/86 field season by staff of Alberta culture. A primary purposes was to initiate a multi year archaeological project at the site which is not available from previous studies. Paperback. Illustrated. A very good copy. No writing in the book. xxii, 357pp. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Papers of the Excavators Club Vol 2 No. 1: A Selected Bibliography of American Indian Archaeology East of the Rocky Mountains (First Edition)

By: John Otis Brew

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, The Excavator's Club: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032405


Scarce bibliography on native American Indian archaeology. Paperback. Original paper wraps. Handwritten title on spine. There is no other writing in the book. 90pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Brief Response to Wichmann's "Hieroglyphic Evidence for the Historical Configuration of Eastern Ch'olan" (RRAMW 51) First Edition

By: John Robertson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Barnardsville, NC, Center for Maya Research: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032517


Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing 51a. Paperback. Illustrated. 36pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Two Shenk's Ferry Sites in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania (Offprint)

By: John Witthoft and S. S. Farver

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Pennsylvania Archaeologist Bulletin: 1952

Edition: Offprint Edition

Seller ID: 020543


Stapled booklet, 32pp., reprinted from Pennsylvania Archaeologist Bulletin, Vol. XXII, No. 1 (March 1952). Illustrated, 32pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Anthropological Bibliography of Aboriginal Guatemala - British Honduras. Bibliografía Antropológica Aborigen de Guatemals - Belice (First Edition)

By: Jorge A. Lines

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Jose, Costa Rica, Tropical Science Center: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032559


Occasional Paper No. 6. Text in Spanish and English. Paperback. Original wraps. Frontispiece. xiv, 309pp. No writing in the book. Title written in ink along the spine. Rear pages with damp-stains. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Anthropological Bibliography of Aboriginal Nicaragua. Bibliografía Antropológica Aborigen De Nicaragua

By: Jorge A. Lines; Edwin M. Shook; Michael D. Olien

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Jose, Costa Rica, Tropical Science Center: 1965

Edition: Privisional Edition

Seller ID: 032556


This is Occasional Paper No. 3. Text in Spanish and English. Paperback. Original wraps. Frontispiece. xiv, 98pp. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing 31-33 [The "Axe/Comb" Glyph as ch'ak, by Jorge L. Orejel; and A New Carved Panel from the Palenque Area, by David Stuart; and A Sign for the Syllable mi, by Nikolai Gruge and Werner Nahm (Special Supplement)

By: Jorge L. Orejel and others

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Center for Maya Research: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032035


Scarce. Paperback. No writing in the book. 32pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing 31-33 [The "Axe/Comb" Glyph as ch'ak, by Jorge L. Orejel; and A New Carved Panel from the Palenque Area, by David Stuart; and A Sign for the Syllable mi, by Nikolai Gruge and Werner Nahm (Special Supplement)

By: Jorge Orejel;

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Center for Maya Research: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032484


Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing 31-33. Paperback. 32pp. Illustrated. Like new. Scarce. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Secret: America in World History before Columbus (Signed First Edition)

By: Joseph B. Mahan

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Columbus, GA, Joseph B. Mahan: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 032583


Extremely scarce book. This copy warmly inscribed by the author on front free end paper. Dust jacket in very good condition (not price clipped). Brown cloth with white lettering on front cover. iv, 247pp., index. Illustrated. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Fragments of My Fleece (Signed First Edition)

By: Joseph J. Snyder

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Shepherdstown, WV, Juniper House Library: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 032360


This is selected reprinted writings of the author between 1973 and 1999 in magazines and newspapers. Spiral bound with clear plastic cover. Approximately 60 pages. Limited Edition Copy #33. Author's gift inscription on title page. There is no other writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info