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SCYTHIAN Art 0. 19 x 16.5. Pictorial Card. VG. 129pp . Catalogue of 114 items of Scythian art with Russian Text. 13 col plates plus over 100 objects illus in b/w/

Ref # ANARS-3934        £3.00

A.I.H.V. Annales of the 14th Congress of the International Association for the History of Glass Vanazia-Milano 1998 2000. 1st. 29.5 x 21. Pict Card Cover. Very Good.. x + 442pp with hundreds b/w illus, maps & diagrams. Findings of the 14th Congress of the International Association for the History of Glass held in Venice and Milan 1998. Contains 93 papers given at the congress, including: Mycenaean glass beads; Ribbed glass bowls from Slovenia; Gold glasses from the Catacomb; Roman export glass at Aila; Early Islamic glass from al-Fustat; Glass vessels of a Fatimid hoard; Glass objects from Moscow in 12th-14th centuries; Ion- beam analysis of Medieval glass; Late Medieval Venetian glass and Ruby glass of the Baroque period. Mixed language text

Ref # ANARH-4624        Was £25.00 now £5.00

A.I.H.V. Annales of the 15th Congress of the International Association for the History of Glass. New York-Corning 2001 2003. 1st. 29.5 x 21. Pictorial Card Cover. Very Good.. viii + 268pp with hundreds of b/w illus, maps and diagrams. Findings of thr 15th Congress of the International Association for the History of Glass, held in New York and Corning in 2001. Contains 56 papers on a wide variety of matters related to glass, including: The glass beakers of Nesikhons; Glass and gold on Macedonian funerary couches; Glass enamel on 4th century BC Macedonian gold wreath; Achaemenian glass production; Ancient glass at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, two recent acquisitions; Composition and technology of mosaic vessel glass from the early Roman empire; The iconography of the Getty skyphos; Prismatic glass bottles with Greek inscriptions from Arycanda; Glass from an early Medieval settlement in Switzerland; Tang Dynasty glass cups recently excavated in China and Early Islamic cameo glass in the Corning Museum. Mixed language text, mainly English

Ref # ANARH-4622        Was £25.00 now £5.00

A.I.H.V. Bulletin de l'Association Internationale pour l'Historie Du Verre No.8 1977-1980 1980. 1st. 24x16. Ill Card Covers. Fine. 250pp with 91 b/w illus amongst text. This volume of the Bulletin of the International Association for History of Glass concentrates on glass manufacture in the British Isles. Covers: Pre-Roman glass; Roman glass found in UK; Roman glass other than British; Early Medieval glass; Glass of the High Medieval period; 16th-17th century English glass; Continental glass of the Renaissance and the seventeenth century; British glass 1680-1830; 18th century foreign glass; British glass 1830-1900; 19th century foreign glass

Ref # ANARS-2266        Was £15.00 now £5.00

AHARONI, Yohanan The Archaeology of the Land of Israel from the Prehistoric Beginnings to the End of the First Temple Period 1978. 1st. 22 x 15. Pictorial Card Cover. VG. xvii + 344pp with 55 mono photos, 88 figs and 31 plates of drawings. Sections on the Prehistoric Era; Chalcolithic period; Canaanite period and Israelite period;

Ref # ANARS-2070        Was £9.00 now £2.00

ALEXANDER Pat (Ed) The Lion Encyclopedia of the Bible 0. 26 x 17. Pictorial Card. Very Good. 352pp with numerous colour illustrations

Ref # ANARH-4318        Was £4.00 now £1.00

AMIRAN, Ruth Ancient Pottery of the Holy Land 1969. 1st English. 28x22. Red cloth gilt. VG+/VG. 306pp with 350 b/w photos + colfrontis and 101 plates containing 1252 drawings of pottery vessels. A useful book cataloguing and dating all the types of ancient pottery found in Canaan/Israel/Jordan with locations. Covers the period from Neolithic ( 6th millenium BC) to Iron Age II (800-586 BC). It includes imported pottery from Cyprus, Egypt, Crete, Rhodes and Phoenicia. The photos combined with plates illustrate over 1600 items of pottery. Probably the most comprehensive and useful study of ancient pottery of the Holy Land ever made and very useful for dating and identifying items. English text

Ref # ANARH-3942        Was £120.00 now £30.00

ATES, Mehmet Turkish Carpets 1996. 1st. 26.5 x 19.5. Pictorial Card. Very Good. 111pp with nice colour plates.

Ref # ANARS-3940        Was £7.00 now £2.00
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AUTH, Susan Ancient Glass at the Newark Museum 1976. 1st. 26x20. Hardback Pictorial Boards. Mint. 235pp with hundreds of photographs including some in colour. Catalogue of the ancient glass collection in the Newark Museum assembled from the private collection of Eugene Schaefer. Pictures and descriptions of 552 examples of ancient glass dating from 18th Dynasty Egyptian through to Islamic. One of the finest collections of ancient glass in America.

Ref # ANARH-4285        Was £39.00 now £25.00

BAHAT Dan Carta's Historical Atlas of Jerusalem 1986. 3rd. 24 x 16. Pictorial Card. Very Good.. 92pp with numerous maps and illus.

Ref # ANARH-4321        Was £5.00 now £1.00

BALL Warwick & HARROW Leonard (Eds) Cairo to Kabul - Afghan and Islamic Studies 2002. 1st. 26x20. Pict Card Cover. Mint. 259pp with 219 & 3 col plates and 35 figs. A collection of 27 papers put together by an international group of scholars on Islam to celebrate the lifetime and achievement of Ralph Pinder-Wilson. The papers relate to the areas of his main interestes, namely Afghanistan, Egypt, Iran, the Indian Subcontinent, and the Near East and Islamic world as a whole. They cover a broad range of subjects, including archaeology, architecture, art history, ethnography, museum collections and history of the region

Ref # ANARS-1294        Was £23.00 now £5.00

BANK LEU Antike Münzen - Auktion 38 - 13 May 1986 0. Pictorial Card Cover. VG. Auction catalogue of 436 ancient Greek and Roman coins with photos of each

Ref # ANARS-2194        Was £4.00 now £1.00
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BAROVIER MENTASTI, Rosa Altino Glass of the Venetian Lagoon 2010. 1st. 22..5 x 23. Hardback. New/Mint dw. 167pp with hundreds of colour illustrations. Catalogue of ancient Roman glass in the National Archeological Museum of Altino. The glass was all excavated in the region of Altino which was a port and most important area of glass production in the Veneto region from the first millenium BC until 7th century AD.

Ref # ANARH-4483        Was £37.00 now £25.00

BAROVIER MENTASTI, Rosa Glass Throughout Time - History and Technique of Glassmaking from the Ancient to the Present 2003. 1st. 28.5 x 24. Hardback. Fine/Fine. 285pp with hundreds of beautiful colour and b/w plates amongst text. An excellent history and technique of glassmaking from the ancient world to the present. A brilliant mixture of ancient and modern glass with hundreds of example of both

Ref # ANARS-2784        Was £25.00 now £5.00

BARR Sheldon Venetian Glass Confections in Glass 1855-1914 1998. 1st. 28x21. Black cloth. Fine/Fine. 128pp 112 illus inc 102 photographs in full colour. a survey of late 19th and early 20th century Venetian glass with some magnificent colour plates

Ref # ANARH-207        Was £30.00 now £15.00
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BARTOLI, Petro Santi / BELLORI Giovani Peter / BEGERI Laurentius Lucernae Veterum Sepulchrales Iconicae, Ex Cavernis Romae Subterraneis 1702. 1st. 32.5x20. Vellum. Very Good. 4 XII.,4+16pp.,4+15pp.,4+12pp. 118 engraved plates. In three parts, bound into one book. Catalogue of 118 Roman oil lamps found in the Catacombs of Rome. Beautifully illustrated, one lamp per plate, in monochrome engravings by Pietro Santi Bartoli (1635-1700), engraver and painter who trained under Poussin. The lamps featured are mainly pottery lamps and obviously of luxury quality with fine decoration of figures and scenes on the discus. Each lamp is described by the art historian and Antiquarian Giovanni Pietro Bellori (1613-1696). As well as being an art theorist he was also the Royal Librarian to Christiana Queen of Sweden and Commissioner of the antiquities of Rome under Pope Clemente X. There is also an introduction and dedication to Lord Philippo Wilhelmo Marquess of Brandenburg (brother of the King of Prussia) given by Laurentius Bergeri (1653-1705), Antiquarian of the Brandenburg Academy Berlin and adviser in antiquities and books to the King of Prussia. Lord Philippo Wilhelmo is the patron sponsor of this book. Original vellum binding with raised bands. Blind decoration. Some expert restoration of binding. Some browning to pages. Handwritten addendum in ink on fly leaf, making observations about the lamp in plate IX, inscription looks to be contemporary with publication of book. Latin text.

Ref # ANARS-1392        Was £950.00 now £250.00
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BATTIE, David & COTTLE, Simon (Eds) Sotheby's Concise Encyclopedia of GLASS 1991. 1st American. 28.5 x 24.5. Hardback Black Cloth. VG/VG. 208pp interspersed with hundreds of colour illustrations. Comprehensive encyclopedia of glass with a continuous history and examples from earliest pre-Roman through til modern times.

Ref # ANARS-1760        Was £25.00 now £5.00

BAUME, Peter La, & SALOMONSON, Jan Willem Romische Kleinkunst Sammlung Karl Loffler 1976. 1st. 22x20. Pict Soft Cover. Fine. 187pp inc 12 line drawings plus 72 full pages of plates containing photos of 163 items of glass (7 col) and 132 of pottery. Catalogue of the collection of Karl Loffler of Roman glass and pottery in the Romisch-Germanischen Museums Koln, German text. Includes separate insert of supplementary catalogue of further 37 items.

Ref # ANARH-407        Was £55.00 now £25.00

BERNHARD, Maria Ludwika Lampki Starozytne 1955. 1st. 24x17. Grey cloth. VG/None. 420pp plus CLXV (165) pages of b/w plates showing 404 lamps. Catalogue of 556 Greek and Roman pottery and bronze oil lamps in the Museum Narodowe Warszawa. Text in Polish but summary in French. Author's inscription on ffep

Ref # ANARS-856        Was £28.00 now £15.00
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BIAGGIO SIMONA, Simonetta Vetri Romani Del Cantone Ticino 1988. 1st. 24x22. Pictorial Card Cover. Very Good. 148pp with 60 b/w plates and 10 in colour and 3 maps. Catalogue of Roman glass found in the Canton of Ticino and now in the Museo Civico e Archeologico, Locarno. Details of 164 items with photographs of the most important items. Italian text

Ref # ANARS-1475        Was £39.00 now £10.00