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Ancient Egypt

 


Hermetica
by

Far West Undertakings, San Francisco, 1977

Soft Cover, 90 pp.

Book Condition: Fine. Slight shelfwear, small mark on front cover, one on the back, some age tanning. Contains Corpus Hermeticum and Stobaei Hermetica excerpts.
 

Price:  $95.00  




Egypt to the End of the Old Kingdom
by Cyril Aldred

McGraw-Hill Book Co., New York, 1965
Limited edition


Soft Cover, 143 pp.

Book Condition: Very Good. Clean covers, slightly tanned, unmarked pages, contains color plates and black and white illustrations.
 

Price:  $7.00  




Egyptian Mythology
Based on text translated by Delano Ames

Paul Hamlyn Limited, London, 1965

Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8 x 11, 153 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Near Fine. Clean unmarked copy, pages tanned on edges, tight spine, appears unread; bright cloth boards, many color and black and white photographs. DJ: Very Good. Bright, no tears, minor edgewear and sunning on inside flaps.
 

Price:  $20.00  




Egyptian Yoga Vol. II: The Supreme Wisdom of Enlightenment
by Muata Ashby

Sema Institute of Yoga, Miami, 1998

Soft Cover, 8.5 x 11, 242 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Very Good. No marks or tears, some shelfwear and chipping of edges.
 

Price:  $20.00  




The Message of the Sphinx: A Quest for the Hidden Legacy of Mankind
by Graham Hancock and Robert Bauval

Crown Publishers, New York, 1996

Hard Cover, 362 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Fine. Gilt spine title, clean boards, some bumping, front endpaper clipped, unmarked pages. DJ: As New. Mylar-protected.
 

Price:  $22.00  




Treasures of Tutankhamun
by British Museum exhibit book, 1972

Westerham Press, Norfolk, England, 1972

Soft Cover, 8 x 9.5, pages not numbered

Book Condition: Book: Good. Shelfwear, foxing to text block, spine chipped.
 

Price:  $3.00  




Egyptian Religion: Ideas of the Afterlife in Ancient Egypt
by E.A. Wallis Budge

Gramercy Books, New York, 1996

Hard Cover with dust jacket, 6 x 9.75, 224 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Fine. Tight binding, small stain to front corner, bright clean pages, slight sunning. DJ: As New. Vibrant illustration, bright colors.
 

Price:  $25.00  




Tutankhamen: Amenism, Atenism and Egyptian Monotheism
by E. A. Wallis Budge

Bell Publishing Company, New York, 1979

Hard Cover, 169 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Fine. Clean boards, slight bumping. Tight binding, unmarked pages. Black and white illustrations, some hieroglyphic text. DJ: Very Good+. Slightly rubbed, closed tears at back cover and top of spine.
 

Price:  $8.00  




The Ancient Near East: The Origins of Civilization
by Annie Caubet and Patrick Pouyssegur

Editions Pierre Terrail , Paris, 1998

Soft Cover, 207 pp.

Book Condition: Near Fine. Clean cover, crease to corner, minor edgewear. Bright unmarked pages,. Contains more than 160 color photos.
 

Price:  $12.00  




The Egyptian Kingdoms: The Making of the Past
by A. Rosalie David

Phaidon Press, New York, 1975

Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8.5 x 11, 152 pp.

Book Condition: Near Fine. Shelfwear, clean pages, color plates. DJ: Fair. Open and closed tears, rubbing.
 

Price:  $10.00  




Egypt Uncovered
by Vivian Davies and Renee Friedman

Stewart, Tabori & Chang, New York, 1998

Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8 x 10.5, 224 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Fine. Slight tanning on edges. DJ: Fine. Very slight edgewear.
 

Price:  $12.00  




Ancient Egypt
by David P. Silverman, editor

Oxford University Press, New York, 1997
First edition


Hard Cover, 256 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Fine. Appears unread. Pristine, except for slight edgewear. Tight binding, bright unmarked pages, color photos and illustrations. DJ: Fine. Slight edgewear, mylar covered.
 

Price:  $23.00  




Ancient Egyptian Proverbs: Mystical Wisdom Teachings and Meditations
by Muata Ashby, editor

Cruzian Mystic Books, Miami, FL, 1996

Soft Cover, 142 pp.

Book Condition: As New. Appears unread.
 

Price:  $27.00  




Egyptian Museum: Cairo
by Arnoldo Mondadori, editor

Newsweek, New York, 1977

Hard Cover, 169 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Fine. Clean boards, gilt title, tight binding, bright, unmarked pages, 135 color photographs. DJ: Fine. Colorful photo front and back, slight shelfwear.
 

Price:  $15.00  




Mummies: Myth and Magic
by Christine El Mahdy

Thames and Hudson, New York, 1989

Soft Cover, 7 x 9, 192 pp.

Book Condition: Very Good.
 

Price:  $3.00  




Lost Land Emerging: A Record of Archaeological Exploration That Reveals the Romantic Story of Nubia, Southern Gateway to Egypt
by Walter B. Emery

Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1967

Hard Cover, 334 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Near Fine. Bumping to top and bottom of spine, edges dusty, otherwise fine. DJ: Very Good. Edgewear, open tear at top of spine, price clipped, otherwise intact. Now covered in mylar.
 

Price:  $7.00  




Life in Ancient Egypt
by Adolf Erman, trans. H. M. Tirard

Dover Publications, Toronto, Canada, 1971

Soft Cover, 5.5 x 8.5, 570 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Very good. Clean, crisp pages, tight binding, some dampstained pages corners creased.
 

Price:  $5.00  




The Rape of the Nile
by Brian M. Fagan

Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1975

Hard Cover, 7.5 x 9, 399 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Very Good. Inscribed by owner, tight binding, sunning. DJ: Very Good. Minor chipping and shelfwear, price-clipped. Now mylar-covered.
 

Price:  $8.00  




The Egyptian Book of the Dead: The Book of Going Forth by Day
by Dr. Raymond Faulkner, tr.

Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 1994
First edition


Soft Cover, 9.5 x 13.5, 175 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Fine. Slight shelfwear Beautifully illustrated with color plates. The first authentic presentation of the complete Papyrus of Ani. Featuring integrated text and full color images. Oversize.
 

Price:  $22.00  




Cleopatra: The Life and Death of a Pharaoh
by Edith Flamarion

Harry N. Abrams, Inc, New York, 1997

Soft Cover, 5 x 7, 159 pp.

Book Condition: Fine. Many colorful photographs, tight binding.
 

Price:  $9.00  




Hieroglyphs & the Afterlife in Ancient Egypt
by Werner Forman & Stephen Quirke

University of Oklahoma Press, 1996

Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8.75 x 11.25, 192 pp.

Book Condition: Book: As New. Crisp copy, 174 color illustrations. DJ: Very Good. Vibrant colors, slight shelf wear, small wrinkle on bottom edge, minor sunning on flaps, no tears.
 

Price:  $14.00  




Before Philosophy: The Intellectual Adventure of Ancient Man
by H. Frankfort, A. H. Frankfort, John A. Wilson, Thorkild Jacobsen

Penguin Books, Baltimore, 1971

Soft Cover, 275 pp.
Reprint of The Intellectual Adventure of Ancient Man: An Essay on Speculative Thought in the Ancient Near East.


Book Condition: Very good+. Spine uncreased but rubbed, chipping to tail, corners slightly bent, small abraded spot to back cover, minor shelfwear. Pages bright, unmarked.
 

Price:  $10.00  




The Birth of Civilization in the Near East
by Henri Frankfort

Indiana University Press, Bloomington, IN, 1951

Hard Cover, 116 pp.

Book Condition: Very Good. Blue cloth cover with gilt spine title. Binding tight. Pages bright. Slight underlining in ink on three pages.
 

Price:  $15.00  




Egypt Observed
by Henri Gougaud and Colette Gouvion

Oxford University Press, New York, 1979

Hard Cover with dust jacket, 9.5 x 10.5, 128 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Very Good. Many colorful photographs, tight binding, sunning. DJ: Good. Sunning, shelfwear, edgewear.
 

Price:  $5.00  




Egypt Observed
by Henri Gougaud and Colette Gouvion

Oxford University Press, New York, 1979

Hard Cover with dust jacket, 9.5 x 10.5, 128 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Good. Tight binding, many colorful photographs, owner inscribed, underlining throughout, sunning. DJ: Good. Price clipped, sunning, shelfwear, edgewear.
 

Price:  $5.00  




Freemasonry of the Ancient Egyptians: To Which Is Added an Interpretation of the Crata Repoa Initiation Rite
by Manly P. Hall

Philosophical Research Society, Los Angeles, 1965
Fourth Edition Revised


Hard Cover, 162 pp.

Book Condition: Book: As New. Silver gilt spine title, black boards. DJ: As New. Black and grey depictions of Egyptian rites.
 

Price:  $68.00  




Bonaparte in Egypt
by J. Christopher Herold

Harper & Row, New York, 1962
First Edition


Hard Cover, 424 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Fine. Gilt spine title. Some soiling to top edges. DJ: Near Fine. Closed tear at bottom spine.
 

Price:  $17.00  




The Way of Cartouche: An Oracle of Ancient Egyptian Magic
by Murry Hope

St. Martin's Press, New York, 1985

Hard Cover, 207 pp.

Book Condition: Fine. Clean boards, gilt hieroglyphics and title on front cover. Tight binding, bright unmarked pages. Black and white plates. No DJ as issued.
 

Price:  $15.00  




The Ancient Egyptian Books of the Afterlife
by Erik Hornung

Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY, 1999

Softcover, 6 x 9.25, 188 pp.

Book Condition: Near Fine. Shelfwear, clean pages.
 

Price:  $10.00  




The Animal World of the Pharaohs
by Patrick F. Houlihan

Thames and Hudson, New York & London, 1996
First Edition


Hard Cover, 8.75 x 11.25, 245 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Fine. Many colorful photographs, bright copy, slight shelfwear. DJ: Fine. Bright and glossy, slight shelfwear and bumping. Now mylar-protected.
 

Price:  $33.00  




Ancient Egyptians and Chinese in America
by Rafique Ali Jairazbhoy

Rowman and Littlefield, Totowa, NJ, 1974
First edition


Hard Cover, 135 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Fine. Clean boards, gilt spine title, tight binding, unmarked pages. Black and white photographs and illustrations. DJ: Fine. Slight shelfwear.
 

Price:  $65.00  




Ancient Egypt: The Land and Its Legacy
by T.G.H. James

University of Texas Press, Austin, TX, 1988

Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8.5 x 11, 223 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Fine. As new except for shelfwear. DJ: Fine. As new except for shelfwear.
 

Price:  $12.00  




Riddles of the Sphinx
by Paul Jordan

New York University Press, New York, 1998

Hard Cover, 214 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Fine. Appears unread. Slight edgewear, tight binding, bright, unmarked pages. Color and monochrome photographs by John Ross. DJ: Fine. Slight shelfwear, otherwise as new.
 

Price:  $12.00  




Abu Simbel
by William MacQuitty

G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1965

Hard Cover with dust jacket, 9.5 x 10, 192 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Near Fine. Black cloth boards with gilt lettering, many colorful photographs, sunning of pages. DJ: Very good. Minor rubbing, edgewear, closed tears, now mylar-covered.
 

Price:  $20.00  




City of the Dead: Thebes in Egypt
by Lise Manniche

University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 1987

Hard Cover with dust jacket, 7 x 9.75, 150 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Fine. Appears unread, tight binding, sunning of edges otherwise as new. DJ: Fine. Bright, minor rubbing. Otherwise as new, mylar-covered.
 

Price:  $18.00  




Music and Musicians in Ancient Egypt
by Lise Manniche

British Museum Press, London, 1991

Soft Cover, 142 pp.

Book Condition: Fine. Appears unread. Light shelfwear. Sticker on back.
 

Price:  $53.00  




A Book of the Beginnings, Volumes 1 and 2
by Gerald Massey

Black Classic Press, Baltimore, MD, 1995
Facsimile of 1881 edition


Soft Cover, 6.25 x 9.25; Vol. 1, 503 pp.; Vol. 2, 684 pp.
Two-volume set


Book Condition: Gold embossed covers. Both volumes have light edge wear and uncreased spines, appear unread. Vol. 1 is Fine. Vol. 2 is Very Good with the front corner bumped, staining on bottom edge of pages and front corner.
 

Price:  $50.00  




Ancient Egypt The Light of the World: A Work of Reclamation and Restitution in Twelve Books, Vol. 1
by Gerald Massey

Black Classic Press, Baltimore, MD, 1992

Soft Cover, 6.25 x 9.25, 544 pp.

Book Condition: Near Fine. Indenting on bottom edge, light edge wear, uncreased spine, clean pages.
 

Price:  $52.00  




The Natural Genesis, 2-volume set
by Gerald Massey

Black Classic Press, Baltimore, MD, 1998

Soft Cover, 6.25 x 9.25, 552 pp.

Book Condition: Very Good. Gold embossed covers. Vol. 1, 552 pp. Fine. Light edge wear, spine is creased but tight. Vol. 2, 535 pp. As New.
 

Price:  $50.00  




Pyramid Quest: Secrets of the Great Pyramid and the Dawn of Civilization
by Robert M. Schoch and Robert Aquinas McNally

Tarcher/Penguin, New York, 2005

Hard Cover, 368 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Fine. Appears unread. Gilt spine title, slight bumping, remainder mark. DJ: Fine. Very light wear.
 

Price:  $20.00  




Temples, Tombs and Hieroglyphs: The Story of Egyptology
by Barbara Mertz

Coward-McCann, New York, 1964

Hard Cover, 349 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Very Good+. Embossed copper design on cover and spine title, cover faded, shelfwear; pages clean and unmarked, sticker ghost on endpaper. Many photos and illustrations. DJ: Near Fine. Fine exterior condition, chipping and tanning to top inside flaps, covered in mylar.
 

Price:  $20.00  




Ancient Christian Magic: Coptic Texts of Ritual Power
by Marvin Meyer and Richard Smith

Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 1999

Soft Cover, 6 x 9, 409 pp.

Book Condition: Near Fine.
 

Price:  $18.00  




City of Revelation
by John Michell

Abacus, London, 1973

Soft Cover, 176 pp.

Book Condition: Good: Some shelfwear, cover creased, foxing to inner cover and first page, other pages clean.
 

Price:  $10.00  




Bubastis (1887–1889)
Eighth Memoir of The Egyptian Exploration Fund (Volume for 1889–1890)

by Edouard Naville

Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., London, 1891
Published by order of the committee
First Edition


Royal quarto Hard Cover, 10.5 x 12.75, 71 pp.
54 plates, including frontispiece; 22 lithographic plates of inscriptions, some foldout; 32 collotype photographic plates, some with multiple images; and a plan drawn by Count R. d'Hulst
Original binding in quarter cloth and printed boards


Book Condition: Very Good+. Sewn binding intact; spine brittle with chipping on head and tail; some splitting of front pastedown; cover rubbed with minor bubbling and staining; edgewear, corners bumped; pages very clean with some sunning; owner label on front pastedown; black/white and sepia plates bright and unmarked.
 

Price:  $150.00  




The Festival Hall of Osorkon II: In the Great Temple of Bubastis (1887–1889)
Tenth Memoir of the Egypt Exploration Fund

by Edouard Naville

Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., London, 1892
Published by order of the committee
First Edition


Royal quarto Hard Cover, 10.5 x 12.75, 40 pp.
40 leaves of black and white half-toned and photoengraved plates, index
Original binding in quarter cloth and printed boards


Book Condition: Very Good. Sewn binding intact; some splitting of front cover hinge; spine brittle and chipped at edges; edgewear; owner name label on front pastedown; pages clean and bright, some uncut, some sunning and foxing; plates bright and unmarked.
 

Price:  $175.00  




Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa
by David O'Connor

University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, 1993

Softcover, 9 x 12, 178 pp.

Book Condition: Near Fine. Appears unread, some shelfwear, slight soiling to edges, many b/w and color plates.
 

Price:  $28.00  




Egyptology: An Introduction to the History, Culture and Art of Ancient Egypt
by James Putnam

Shooting Star Press, New York, 1996

Hard Cover, 112 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Fine. Appears unread. Tight binding, bright unmarked pages, slight shelfwear. Contains color illustrations. DJ: Fine. Clean, colorful, minor shelfwear.
 

Price:  $17.00  




The Opening of the Way: A Practical Guide to the Wisdom of Ancient Egypt
by Isha Schwaller de Lubicz

Inner Traditions International, Rochester, VT, 1981

Soft Cover, 208 pp.

Book Condition: Fine. Appears unread, slight shelfwear.
 

Price:  $18.00  




Temples of Ancient Egypt
Byron E. Shafer, Editor

Cornell University Press, New York, 1997

Hard Cover, 6.25 x 9.75, 335 pp.

Book Condition: Book: As New. DJ: Fine. Bright glossy and clear, some edgewear.
 

Price:  $20.00  




Egypt: Lost and Found, Explorers and Travelers on the Nile
by Alberto Siliotti

Stewart, Tabori & Chang, New York, 1999

Hard Cover with dust jacket, 10.25 x 14.25, 368 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Near Fine. Lavish color illustrations, bright pages, tight binding, wrinkle in back endpaper. DJ: Very Good+. Colorful, 2 small tears on back bottom edge.
 

Price:  $50.00  




Myths and Legends of Ancient Egypt
by Lewis Spence

Dingwall-Rock Limited, New York, 1926
First U.S. Edition


Hard Cover, 370 pp.

Book Condition: Good. Green cloth boards with gilt title. Some bumping and edgewear, fraying at spine. Dedication page neatly excised. Crack after front endpaper. Pages with deckled edges. Color and b/w plates and illustrations.
 

Price:  $30.00  




The Pyramids and Sphinx
by Desmond Stewart

Newsweek, New York, 1971

Hard Cover, 172 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Very Good+. Leather-textured covers, gilt title, unmarked pages, some shelfwear, contains color and black and white photographs. DJ: Very Good+. Slightly rubbed, some shelfwear.
 

Price:  $12.00  




The Pharaohs: Master-Builders
by Henri Stierlin

Finest S.A/Editions Pierre Terrail, Paris, 1995

Soft Cover, 9.5 x 12, 220 pp.

Book Condition: As New. Bright copy, over 220 magnificent photographs.
 

Price:  $12.00  




The Hieroglyphics of Horapollo
Horapollo Niliacus; George Boas, translator

Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 1993

Soft Cover, 120 pp.

Book Condition: As New. Appears unread. With ten illustrations drawn by Albrecht Dürer on the verso pages of his copy of a Latin translation.
 

Price:  $21.00  




The Hieroglyphics of Horapollo
by Horapollo Niliacus; George Boas, translator

Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 1993

Soft Cover, 120 pp.

Book Condition: Fine. Tight binding, clean pages, slight shelfwear. With ten illustrations drawn by Albrecht Dürer on the verso pages of his copy of a Latin translation.
 

Price:  $19.00  




Hatchepsut: The Female Pharaoh
by Joyce Tyldesley

Viking, New York, 1996

Hard Cover, 270 pp.

Book Condition: Book: As New. Appears unread. Black and white plates and hieroglyphics. DJ: As New.
 

Price:  $12.00  




The Mummy: Unwrap the Ancient Secrets of the Mummies' Tombs
by Joyce Tyldesley

Carlton Books, London, 1999

Hard Cover, 128 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Very Good+. Tight binding, clean unmarked pages, color and black and white photographs, some edgewear. DJ: Very Good+. Clean, colorful, some edgewear.
 

Price:  $11.00  




The Art of Egypt: The Time of the Pharaohs
by Irmgard Woldering

Greystone Press, New York, 1963

Hard Cover with dust jacket, 6.75 x 9.25, 256 pp.

Book Condition: Book: Very Good. Clean bright copy, slight waterstain on top ed, beautifully illustrated, secure binding. DJ: Fair+. Bright colors, waterstains, some chipping.
 

Price:  $7.00  




   


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