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Image for City of York : EBVRACVM Roman York : Vol 1

City of York : EBVRACVM Roman York : Vol 1

By: N/A

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Royal Commision on Historical Monuments, England: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition?

Sellers ID: 02483

Condition: Fair


This volume , the first of a series devoted to the City of York, contains the then official Report of the Commission , with the list of Roman monuments selected as especially worthy of preservation; it is full of photographs and line drawings of archaeological sites. This book is an ex-library book with ink stamps from the Daily Telegraph over the end papers the title page, the copyright page and the contents page and the same is true of the back. the page edges have been stamped as well, there is also some writing in ink on the front end paper, however, the internal pages... View more info

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An Archaeology of the Early Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms

By: Arnold, C. J.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: UK., Routledge: 1997

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 02911

ISBN: 041515636X

Condition: Very Good


An Archaeology of the early Anglo - Saxon Kingdoms has for nearly a decade been used by students seeking an introduction to the field. The text block edges are a little grubby. View more info

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Somersetshire: Highways,Byways and Waterways.

By: Barrett. C.R.B.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: UK, Bliss, Sands & Foster: 1894

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03028

Condition: Good


In wandering through Somerset the author has tried to show some of the archaeological remains, ecclesiastical buildings, quaint old manor houses that populate Somerset. The green hardcover in buckram shows usage to the head and base of the spine and board edges , the front and rear panels also show marks. The rough cut pages are tanned . the end-papers are heavily tanned. Still a good copy if a little tired. View more info

Discovering Archaeology.

By: Barry iris.

Price: £11.30

Publisher: Harlow., Longman.: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00058

Condition: Very Good


Discovering archaeology explains in non-technical language everything involved in present- day archaeology,including sophisticated laboratory techniques. A 1st ed secondhand book in black cloth covers which are in good order, the D/w as a small tear to one corner and scuff marks, but is otherwise good. View more info

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A Romano-British House near Bedmore Barn, Ham Hill , Somerset

By: Beattie, I

Price: £12.00

Publisher: unknown: 1913

Sellers ID: 02236

Condition: Very Good


This is a slim report on a Romano-British House near Ham Hill in Somerset. View more info

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The Lost Villages of England (History Handbooks)

By: Beresford, Maurice Warwick.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Sutton Pub Ltd: 1998

Edition: Reprint 1998

Sellers ID: 02242

ISBN: 0750918489

Condition: Very Good


Among existing villages in the English countryside are the sites of many others which have not survived, though six hundred years ago they were no different from their neighbours. This pioneering study locates the sites of England's 'lost' villages, describing the occasion of their depopulation and the character of those who destroyed them. Aerial photographs and ground plans of characteristic sites are included, together with maps to show the local distribution of lost villages. There is also a gazetteer, listing the villages by county. View more info

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The Oxford Companion to Archaeology (Oxford Companions)

By: Brian M. Fagan

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04038

ISBN: 0195076184

Condition: Very Good


The transformation of archaeology from an amateur pastime into a sophisticated, multidisciplinary area of study is one of the great triumphs of twentieth-century science. This book celebrates this remarkable metamorphosis with a comprehensive look at archaeology and archaeologists. The spine is creased and there is light creasing to the covers, and the text block has light marks on it. A tight square book. View more info

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An Archaeology of the Early Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms.

By: C. J. Arnold

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Routledge: 1997

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 04050

ISBN: 041515636X

Condition: Very Good


This book has for nearly a decade been used by students seeking an introduction to the field. In this fully revised edition of Arnold's essential text all the key recent finds and developments in the field of Anglo-Saxon studies have been incorporated. There is light wear to the text block and covers. A good tight copy. View more info

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The Discovery of the Tomb of Tutankhamen (Egypt)

By: Carter, Howard; Mace, A. C.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Dover Publications: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03097

ISBN: 0486235009

Condition: Very Good


Unabridged republication of volume I ( 1923 ) of ' The Tomb of TuT-Ankhamen discovered by the late Earl of Carnarvon and Howard Carter. New introduction by Jon Manchip White, illustrated with 105 photographs. The soft cover has wear to its edges and down the spine, and the text block has some marks to its ridges. A good tight copy. View more info

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The Age of Sutton Hoo

By: Carver, Martin (editor)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK., Boydell Press: 1995

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 02641

ISBN: 0851153615

Condition: Very Good


The Age of Sutton Hoo runs from the fifth to the eighth century AD - the age which separates the fall of Roman Empire from the emergence of the nation-states that have endured down to the present day. The soft covers show light ware to its corners and there is a crease down the centre of the spine and the text block is slightly grubby. Please note: Standard shipping ( 2nd class) to WORLD ZONES 1 & 2 is by sea, and will take between 60 and 90 days. View more info

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The Archaeology of Medieval England

By: Clarke, helen

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, British Museum Press: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03595

ISBN: 0714180386

Condition: Near Fine


In the last few years widespread excavations have contributed enormously to our knowledge of England between 1066 and c.1500. Assembling all the archaeological evidence, both new and old, helen Clarke gives the first comprehensive picture of medieval England from the archaeological point of view. The text is accompanied by 50 line drawings and 48 black and white illustrations. There is under-lining of some of the text and also annotations on the margins throughout the book all in red ink. There is wear to the D/W corners and head and base of the spine. We have covered the book in a removable ... View more info

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Archaeology: Theories, Methods and Practice

By: Colin Renfrew

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Thames & Hudson: 1996

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 04109

ISBN: 0500278679

Condition: Very Good


Over 300,000 words of text and captions , with chapters organized for ease of use around key questions. Over 550 illustrations, including world maps, charts , diagrams and reconstructions and a full reference section. there is light wear to the head and foot of the spine. View more info

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Archaeology: Theories, Methods, and Practice

By: Colin Renfrew; Paul Bahn; Paul G. Bahn

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Thames & Hudson: 2000

Edition: 3rd Edition

Sellers ID: 04106

ISBN: 0500281475

Condition: Very Good


640 pages cover the entire subject, from the history of archaeology to excavation, evidence, environment and explanation in archaeology. Over 600 illustrations including world maps, charts, diagrams and reconstructions. A full reference section on archaeological terms and a comprehensive bibliography. The covers have light wear to its edges. View more info

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The Vincent in the Barn: Great Stories of Motorcycle Archaeology

By: Cotter, Tom

Price: £18.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Motorbooks: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02981

ISBN: 0760335354

Condition: Very Good


It's every motorcyclist's dream: The classic bike parked and forgotten, waiting to be discovered, and turned loose on the road again. The author has chased down 40 great stories of lost , old bikes and the collectors who unearthed them. There is light shelf-wear to the D/W edges. A nice clean tight copy. View more info

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Cleaning and Restoring Coins and Artefacts

By: Cuddeford, Michael J.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, Mount Publications.: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02232

ISBN: 1900571005

Condition: Very Good


This book is an essential reference source for all with a need to undertake the cleaning and restoration of coins and artefacts. The covers show signs of light wear. View more info

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Heywood Sumner's Wessex

By: Cunliffe, Barry

Price: £16.50

Publisher: UK., Roy Gasson Associater: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02792

ISBN: 0948495014

Condition: Very Good


In this anthology Barry Cunliffe tells the story of Heywood Sumners life, introduces a selection of his writings on Wessex subjects and looks at his achievement as a naturalist, topographer and archaeologist. Fifty black-and-white illustrations and eight pages of colour plates show Sumner's delight in his adopted countryside. There are a couple of bumps to the base of the blue boards and the DJ shows shelf ware to its edges with a little creasing to its rear panel at the head. View more info

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Encyclopaedia of Underwater and Maritime Archaeology

By: Delgado, James P. ( Ed. )

Price: £22.58

Publisher: UK, British Museum Press.: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02249

ISBN: 0714121290

Condition: Very Good


A fully - illustrated encyclopaedia covering all aspects of underwater and maritime archaeology . Written by over 180 experts with over 450 entries this is an invaluable resource for students , historians and archaeologists of all periods, sport and professional divers and anyone with an interest in ships and the sea. View more info

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Local History for Beginners

By: Dunning Robert

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Phillimore & Co Ltd: 1987

Edition: 3rd Edition

Sellers ID: 02240

ISBN: 0850333776

Condition: Very Good


If you are interested in the local history of where you live , this book will help you to identify the most useful and accessible sources and explain them in a lucid and practical manner. View more info

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Hidden Treasure: Digging Up Britain's Past

By: Faulkner, Dr. Neil

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, BBC Books: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03105

ISBN: 0563487909

Condition: Very Good


Hidden Treasure: Digging up Britain's Past brings alive the world of ancient Britain, from the time of the Bronze Age settlements through to Viking invasions. This book accompanied the BBC tv series. A nice clean and tight copy. View more info

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History from the Earth : An Introduction to Archaeology

By: Forde-Johnston, J

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., BCA: 1974

Edition: Book Club Edition

Sellers ID: 02463

Condition: Very Good


This survey of archaeology gives a clear picture of the extent of the subject in time and space, and provides the necessary information which is required for more specialized study. This book shows signs of use on the d/w which as a faded spine and creased edges. View more info