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Image for April 1978 Hong Kong the Exhibition of Archaeological Finds of the People's Republic of China

April 1978 Hong Kong the Exhibition of Archaeological Finds of the People's Republic of China

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Hong Kong, The Committee for the Exhibition of Archaeological Finds in China: 1978

Seller ID: 064668

Condition: Very Good


The priceless exhibits displayed are selected from 14 provinces, municipalities and autonomous regions and were all unearthed since the founding of New China. Clean, glossy copy with integral d/w. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Thesaurus of British Archaeology

By: Adkins, Lesley; Adkins, Roy

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon, David & Charles: 1982

Seller ID: 058441

ISBN: 0715378643

Condition: Very Good


Fills the need for a thesaurus covering all the terms used in modern archaeological study as it amplifies, explains, defines, and illustrates the subject. Clean, bright copy in a d/w showing sunning to spine - 319 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Antiquity - Current Research at Flag Fen Reprinted from Volume 66 Number 251 June 1992

By: Anon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: England, Antiquity Publications: 1992

Seller ID: 016402

Condition: Very Good


440pp-531pp. Illustrated with photographs, line drawings and diagrams. Gives an account of the latest results (at the time of publication) of research into the waterlogged later prehistoric site at Flag Fen, Peterborough. View more info

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The Yorkshire Archaeological Journal Part 168 (Being the Fourth part of Volume XLII)

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Yorkshire, The Council of the Yorkshire Archaeological Sockety: 1970

Seller ID: 030103

Condition: Very Good


A little light marking to front cover but contents clean. 387pp-538pp. Contents include:- The Yorkshire Archaeological Register 1969; Notes on Archaeological Finds; Romano-British Metalwork from the Settle District of West Yorkshire; he Animal Remains from Petergate, York 1957-58; The Rabbit Warren of East Yorkshire in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth centuries; Personal Mobility in some Rural Parishes of Yorkshire 1777-1822; The 1801 Crop Returns for South Yorkshire; The Records Formerly in St. Mary's Tower, York Part III; Obituaries with a Bibliography of the Works of the Late Canon J.S Purvis;... View more info

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The Yorkshire Archaeological Journal Volume 43, 1971

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Yorkshire, The Council of the Yorkshire Archaeological Sockety: 1972

Seller ID: 030104

Condition: Very Good


A very good clean copy. 200 pages. Contents include:- The Yorkshire Archaeological Register 1970; Notes on Archaeological Finds; The Excavation of a Bronze Age Barrow: Greenhowe, North Deighton, Yorkshire; A Bronze Age Barrow at Mount Pleasant, near Normanby, North Riding; Aldborough, West Riding 1964: Excavations at the South Gate and Bastion and at Extra-Mural Sites; The Reign of King Ecgfrith of Northumbria; Excavations at Burton-in-Lonsdale: A Reconsideration; The Family of Meaux; Lees Hall, Thornhill, A Medieval Timber-Framed Building in the West Riding of Yorkshire; The 1377 Poll Tax Re... View more info

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The Yorkshire Archaeological Journal Volume 48, 1976

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Yorkshire, The Council of the Yorkshire Archaeological Sockety: 1976

Seller ID: 030109

Condition: Very Good


A very good clean copy. 160 pages. Contents include:- The Yorkshire Archaeological Register 1975; Air Reconnaissance of West and South Yorkshire in 1975; Mesolithic Settlement Sites at Upleatham, Cleveland; Neolithic and Bronze Age Graving and Scoring Tools from Mid-Wharfedale; Excavations in the Church of St. Mary Bishphill Senior, York; A Romano-British Pottery Kiln Site at Branton, Near Doncaster; Sigurd and Weland in pre-conquest Carving from Northern England; Additional Records of the Yorkshire Eyre of 1218-1219; The Royal Free Chapel of Bowes; Resourceful Villeins: The Cellarer Family of... View more info

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The Yorkshire Archaeological Journal Volume 50 1978

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Yorkshire, The Council of the Yorkshire Archaeological Sockety: 1977

Seller ID: 030111

Condition: Good


Some light soiling to covers but internally text block is clean. 155 pages. Contents include:- The Yorkshire Archaeological Register 1977; Apron Full of Stones, a Prehistoric Cairn, Thornton in Lonsdale, North Yorkshire; Excavations of Barrows at Lingmoore, Near Hutton-le-Hole, North Yorkshire; A Grave-Group from Levisham Moor, North Yorkshire; an Iron Age Enclosure on Great Ayton Moor, North Yorkshire; Excavations at Lings Farm, Dunsville, Hatfield; A Romano-British Settlement at Sandtoft, South Humberside; A Twelfth Century Stamford Ware Pitcher from the Roman Fort, Slack; York's Earliest A... View more info

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The Yorkshire Archaeological Journal Volume 51 1979

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Yorkshire, The Council of the Yorkshire Archaeological Sockety: 1979

Seller ID: 030112

Condition: Good


Small stain to front cover but internally text block is clean. 184 pages. Contents include:- The Yorkshire Archaeological Register 1978; Archaeology and Palleobotany on the North York Moors and their Environs; Bronze Age Burials from Wetwang Slack; The Giggleswick Tarn Logboat; Tisley Rentals 1336-1514; The Eland Murders, 1350-1: A study of the legend of the Eland Feud; Ravensworth Castle, North Yorkshire; Labour Regulation at Hull, 1560: Select Document; The Roles of a West Riding Land Steward, 1773-1803; The West Riding Crop Returns for 1854; 'The Old Cropping Shop'; etc View more info

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Treasures of Tutankhamen

By: Anon

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066759

ISBN: 0723000700

Condition: Very Good


The catalogue of the exhibition held by the British Museum in 1972 which marked the fiftieth anniversary of Howard Carter's discovery of treasure. Illustrated throughout in colour and b&w and with full descriptions of the exhibits. A very good clean copy. View more info

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The Industrial Archaeology of Lancashire

By: Ashmore, Owen

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon, David & Charles: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055180

ISBN: 0715343394

Condition: Very Good


Looks at one of the world's first great manufacturing areas and the rich variety of physical remains. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear - 352 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Monumenta Britannica, Parts Three and Index

By: Aubrey, John; Gale, Thomas ; Evelyn, John; Legg, Rodney ;Fowles, John

Price: £87.50

Publisher: Sherborne, Dorset Publishing Company: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064282

Condition: Near Fine


The earliest descriptions of over a thousand ancient monuments in the British Isles, commissioned by Charles II. This is the HARDBACK copy of Part Three and Index. First Subscription Edition. Clean, crisp hardback which appears unread in price-clipped dustwrapper. 601-1043pp. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Monumenta Britannica, Parts One and Two

By: Aubrey, John; Gale, Thomas ; Evelyn, John; Legg, Rodney ;Fowles, John

Price: £87.50

Publisher: Sherborne, Dorset Publishing Company: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064281

ISBN: 0902129406

Condition: Near Fine


The earliest descriptions of over a thousand ancient monuments in the British Isles, commissioned by Charles II. This is the HARDBACK copy of Parts One and Two. First Subscription Edition. Clean, crisp hardback which appears unread in price-clipped dustwrapper. 600 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Ordnance Survey Guide to Great British Ruins : Over 600 Famous, Unusual or Romantic Ruins to Visit and Enjoy

By: Bailey, Brian

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030525

ISBN: 0304318558

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated reference book to the great diversity of ruins which exist throughout Britain, covering over 600 sites from Cornwall to Orkney. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w which has a small repaired tear to bottom corner. Some light sunning to page edges - 224pp including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Looking for Dilmun

By: Bibby, Geoffrey

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Collins: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066051

ISBN: 0002114755

Condition: Very Good


The author of The Testimony of the Spade and Four Thousand Years Ago tells of his revisiting Bahrain in order to explore the thousands of undated burial mounds scattered across the country. Gift inscription to the ffep else a clean, square hardback in a price-clipped d/w showing light shelfwear - 383 pages + viii pages of index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Annales School and Archaeology

By: Bintliff, John

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Leicester, Leicestershire, Leicester University Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018024

ISBN: 0718513541

Condition: Near Fine


Designed to explain the key concepts of Structural History and the approaches developed by Annaliste scholarship and to apply them to the discipline of archaeology. 127pp inc index. A clean, tight copy in unclipped jacket which shows signs of light shelf wear. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Industrial Archaeology

By: Booth, Geoffrey

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Wayland (Publishers) Ltd: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030465

ISBN: 0853403198

Condition: Very Good


Part of the Wayland regional studies series covering the Midlands, the cradle of Britain's industrial revolution. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 96 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Birth of a Borough : Archaeological Excavations, 1954-2004

By: Carver, Martin

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk, The Boydell Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055753

ISBN: 0851156231

Condition: Very Good


Examines the case of Stafford, which prompted a new review of the origins of county towns as a whole and the composition of a new model for the birth of the Anglo-Saxon borough on which the local administration of England has ever since been based. Clean bright hardback which appears unread though light bumping to corners - 176 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Origins of Europe : Four New Studies in Archaeology and History

By: Collins, Desmond ( Editor )

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Allen and Unwin: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031264

ISBN: 0049400452

Condition: Very Good +


Discusses some of the forces that shaped the development of Europe from the emergence of man until about 1200 AD. Consists of four studies each covering a separate period - Early Man, Later Prehistory, Classical World and Medieval Europe. Contributions by the Editor, Ruth Whitehouse, Martin Henig, and David Whitehouse. A very good clean copy in very good jacket. 347 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Coins from the Soil : A Guide to the Buried Coinage of Britain

By: Cuddeford, Michael J.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Chelmsford, Essex, Mount Publications: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066739

ISBN: 1900571110

Condition: Good


Provides an illustrated catalogue featuring many of the most commonly-found coins, together with a selection of coins from overseas that also turn up with some regularity, and which often present their finders with problems of identification. Clean, glossy copy - 96 pages including a select bibliography. Faint crease marks to cover. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Monuments at Risk Survey of England (MARS) 1995

By: Darvill, T.C.; Fulton, Andrew K.

Price: £32.50

Publisher: Poole, Dorset, Bournemouth University: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027759

ISBN: 1858990491

Condition: As New


Commissioned by English Heritage in its role as statutory advisor to the government on archaeology and carried out within the School of Conservation Sciences, Bournemouth University between July 1994 and November 1996. Clean, bright, very heavy volume- 328 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info