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Catalogue of Textiles from Burying-Grounds in Egypt, Vol. III, Coptic Period

By: Kendrick, A. F.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, His Majesty's Stationery Office: 1922

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16324

Condition: Very Good


This is a report on textiles recovered by British arcaeologists from Egyptian tombs and cemeteries before 1922. It is the third of three reports and deals with the Coptic period. Besides the explanatory text there are 32 pages of B&W plates as illustration. This copy is in a brown, stiff-board, library binding from the Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Textiles, rather nicely lettered on the front. See scan. I see no library markings on the book itself. ; Ex-Libr... View more info

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Prehistoric Settlement Patterns in the Viru Valley, Peru

By: Willey, Gordon R.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington DC, Government Printing Office: 1953

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11180

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Spine is sunned with faded titles. (Scan may make book appear light brown but it is the usual government green. ) Overall light wear and aging but square and securely bound. Following page 454 are 60 b&w photographic plates. The book also contains 88 diagrams and maps. Many of the maps are fold-outs and all are present and in excellent condition. ; Smithsonian Institution, Bureau of Ethnology, Bulletin 155; B&W Photographs, Maps and Diagrams; Large 8vo 9" - 10" ... View more info