Refine search resultsSkip to search results
Berkshire: Golden Cockerel, 1923. Translated out of the Greek by George Thornley. Nicely printed in letterpress with some chapter headings and initials in green. 108 pages. Short slim 4to, pale blue paper boards; linen spine with paper label, slightly roughed and sunned with corners worn. (Waltham St. Lawrence, Berkshire): Golden Cockerel Press, 1923. Discoloration to paper before the First Booke, still a very good copy with un-opened pages. Number 19 of 450 copies printed by the Golden Cockerel Press...
London: Zwemmer, 1937. Translated out of the Greek by George Thornley. Engravings by Aristide Maillol. Beautifully printed on hand made paper, hand pressed, deckled edges, 212 pages, small 8vo, full white vellum. London: A. Zwemmer, (1937). Limited Edition. A lovely book in fine condition. Number 103 of only 250 copies signed in pencil by Aristide Maillol.
Portland: Nazraeli Press, 2011. Illustrated throughout with x-ray images of classical sculptures in the Getty Museum collection. Unpaginated. Folio, black cloth, dust wrapper. Portland: Nazraeli Press, (2011). Top corner of wrapper scuffed, a near fine copy in a very good(+) wrapper. Signed by Maisel on half-title page.
Paris: Hachette, 1895. 2 volumes. Extensively illustrated. 804pp. and 798pp., thick 4to, gilt-lettered and decorated cloth; covers worn, (front cover of volume 2 discolored), frontis of both volumes loose. Paris: Hachette, 1895 and 1897. Very good. VOLUMES 1 AND 2 ONLY VOLUME ONE: Les Origines Egypte & Chaldee VOLUME TWO: Les Premieres Melees De Peuples.
London: Society from Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1900. Edited by A.H. Sayce. Illustrated with Maps, 3 colored plates, and hundreds of in-text figures. xii, 824 pages. Thick 4to, beige cloth with emblem on cover (lightly worn at tips; ownership signature on front endpaper and some light scattered foxing, otherwise a very good solid & clean copy). London: Society from Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1900. First edition. A superb history of ancient Assyria and the old eastern world. Volume 3, complete in itself.....
Ann Arbor: Journal of Roman Archaeology, 1994. Extensively illustrated, some in color. 128pp., tall, thin 8vo, red-lettered cloth. Ann Arbor: Journal of Roman Archaeology, 1994. A near fine copy. Presentation copy signed by the lead author on front free endpaper. Journal of Roman Archaeology Supplementary Series Number Thirteen.
New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1999. Chapters by several authors. 540 illustration, including 420 in color. xxiii + 536pp., thick 4to, grey cloth, d.w. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, (1999). A near fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper. Published in conjunction with exhibition, "Egyptian Art in the Age of the Pyramids"