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EGYPTIAN WALL PAINTINGS from Tombs and Temples

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: MENTOR PUBLICATIONS - NEW YORK:

Seller ID: IM422779

ISBN: 11-99-06435-1

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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EGYPT GAME BOOK

By: BERENICE SCHNEITER

Price: $20.00

Publisher: ASSOULINE:

Seller ID: IM462579

ISBN: 2759401758

Condition: NEW


What is inside a pyramid? Why did the Egyptians worship cats? Where did the obelisk in the Place de la Concorde in Paris come from? How can you tell apart the portraits of the pharaohs? What role did the Sphinx play in Egyptian life? What was a festival in Upper Egypt like? What did Nefertiti eat? Both scholarly and playful, Egypt Game Book explores all aspects of ancient Egypt--from art to architecture, from daily life to religion--in the form of questions and answers, games, and visual clues. Restorations of tombs, illustrations of sites and museums, a comparative chronology, and a glossary ... View more info

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EGYPTIAN LANGUAGE : EASY LESSONS IN EGYP

By: E.A. WALLIS BUDGE

Price: $6.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBLICATIONS INC.:

Edition: 8

Seller ID: IM168949

ISBN: 0486213943

Condition: GOOD NO DUSTJACKET


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EGYPTIAN MAGIC

By: E.A. WALLIS BUDGE

Price: $4.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBLICATIONS INC.:

Seller ID: IM169138

ISBN: 0486226816

Condition: GOOD HIGHLIGHTING


Sums up all that is known about magic in Ancient Egypt: the role of magic in controlling the gods, powerful amulets that warded off evil spirits, scarabs of immortality, use of wax images, formulas and spells, the secret name, much more. View more info

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AMELIA PEABODY'S EGYPT: A Compendium

By: ELIZABETH PETERS

Price: $15.00

Publisher: WILLIAM MORROW AND CO (HC):

Seller ID: IM497953

ISBN: 0060538112

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


The Egypt that so enticed and enchanted intrepid archaeologist-sleuth Amelia Peabody in the late nineteenth and twentieth centuries was a place of wonder, mystery, danger, and the lure of antiquity. Now, with this monumental volume of Egyptian culture, history, and arcania, readers will be able to immerse themselves in the great lady's world more completely than ever before.Journey through the bustling streets and markets of Cairo a hundred years ago. Surround yourself with the customs and color of a bygone time. Explore ancient tombs and temples and marvel at the history of this remarka... View more info

Pyramids of Egypt

By: I.E.S. EDWARDS

Price: $8.00

Publisher: VIKING:

Seller ID: IM497461

ISBN: 0670583618

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


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ANCIENT EGYPTIANS: Their Life and Customs Vol.2

By: J. GARDNER WILKINSON

Price: $6.00

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

Seller ID: IM495484

ISBN: 1859580033

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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SEARCH FOR ANCIENT EGYPT

By: JEAN VERCOUTTER

Price: $6.50

Publisher: ABRAMS, HARRY N. INC.:

Seller ID: IM276370

ISBN: 0810928175

Condition: FAIR CONDITION


Well-written, loaded with information, and with a rich assortment of illustrations, each Discoveries "RM" volume is a look at one facet of art, archaeology, music, history, philosophy, popular culture, science, or nature. These innovatively designed, affordably priced, compact paperbacks bring ideas to life and amplify our understanding of civilization in a new way. View more info

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ANCIENT LIVES: THE STORY OF THE PHARAOHS

By: JOHN ROMER

Price: $9.00

Publisher: PHOENIX PRESS:

Seller ID: IM403557

ISBN: 1842120441

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


One of the best-known historians working today, and a world-renowned expert on the ancient world, presents a brilliant account of the lives of the stonemasons, scribes, and painters who created some of Egypt's finest treasures. Illustrated with both color photos and black-and-white drawings, this groundbreaking study goes back more than 3,000 years to a village where the workers who created the tombs of the Pharaohs and the Valley of the Kings resided. "John Romer is an archeologist with a genius for raising the busy ghosts of ancient Egypt."--"Sunday Times " View more info

CLEOPATRA

By: MICHAEL GRANT

Price: $9.00

Publisher: PHOENIX (orion):

Seller ID: IM509348

ISBN: 1898799695

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


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SECRETS OF THE GREAT PYRAMID

By: PETER TOMPKINS

Price: $15.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM488434

ISBN: 0060143274

Condition: GOOD TORN DJ/COVER


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SECRETS OF TOMB 10A : EGYPT 2000BC

By: RITA E. FREED

Price: $25.00

Publisher: TUTTLE PUBLISHING:

Seller ID: IM303202

ISBN: 0878467475

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


In 1915, a team of American archaeologists in Bersha, Egypt, blasted through solid rock to reach a tomb later to be designated as "10A." Inside this tomb they found a mummy, an exquisitely-painted coffin and arguably the largest assemblage of burial artifacts ever discovered from the Middle Kingdom. Because of the delicate power balance between the king and local bureaucrats, the Middle Kingdom (the least known of the three ancient Egyptian kingdoms) was a time of unprecedented splendor, as regional potentates were lavished with rewards and buried in a style normally reserved for royalty. Tomb... View more info

MUMMY'S TALE

By: ROSALIE DAVID

Price: $12.50

Publisher: ST. MARTINS PRESS/TOR BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM69333

ISBN: 0312090617

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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CLEOPATRA : A LIFE

By: STACY SCHIFF

Price: $15.00

Publisher: LITTLE BROWN AND COMPANY:

Seller ID: IM470121

ISBN: 0316001929

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


The Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer brings to life the most intriguing woman in the history of the world: Cleopatra, the last queen of Egypt. Her palace shimmered with onyx, garnets, and gold, but was richer still in political and sexual intrigue. Above all else, Cleopatra was a shrewd strategist and an ingenious negotiator. Though her life spanned fewer than forty years, it reshaped the contours of the ancient world. She was married twice, each time to a brother. She waged a brutal civil war against the first when both were teenagers. She poisoned the second. Ultimately she dispense... View more info

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DAWNING MOON OF THE MIND : UNLOCKING

By: SUSAN BRIND MORROW

Price: $14.00

Publisher: FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX, INC.:

Seller ID: IM98444

ISBN: 0374200106

Condition: NEW


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Dawning Moon of the Mind: Unlocking the Pyramid Te

By: SUSAN BRIND MORROW

Price: $8.00

Publisher: FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX, INC.:

Seller ID: IM486592

ISBN: 0374536546

Condition: NEW


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