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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 £15.00

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 £15.00

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 £10.00

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 £8.00

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 £75.00

ARCHEOLOGIA Jerusalem 5000 Years of History 1992. 1st. 28 x 21. Pictorial Cover. Very Good. 137 pp. Special English edition ofthe French Archeologia Journals giving a history of the archaeology of Jerusalem over a 5000 year period. Contributions by 24 different authors on subjects ranging from Solomon's Temple to The Crusaders and beyond. Colour plates.

Ref # ANARH-4038        Was £6.00 now £1.00
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ARVEILLER-DULONG, Veronique & NENNA, Marie-Dominique Les Verres Antiques - Du Musée Du Louvre Volume 3 2011. 1st. 28.6 x 25.3. Pictorial Boards. Mint. 440pp richly illustrated with colour illus. This is the third and final volume of ancient glass in the Louvre Museum faturing 709 items each one with colour illustration and description. Includes Core formed pendants, pressed glass pendants of gods and godesses, pendants of human heads , fruit and birds, medallions of various subjects, pressed glass suspension pendants of animals, small core formed jugs as pendants, glass beads of all variety, glass ring bezels, glass finger rings, bracelets, amulets and inlays, glass hairpins, spoons, mirrors,sewing needles, stirring rods, spindle worls, weights and Egyptian mosiac inlays. French text

Ref # ANARH-4613        Was £85.00 now £72.00

Astarte Monete e Medaglie 1999. 29.5 x 20.5. Soft Covers. Very Good. Auction sale catalogue for 1411 ancient and medieval coins and medals offerd for sale in Lugano 28 October 1999.

Ref # ANARS-3917        Was £3.00 now £1.00

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

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AUTH, Susan Ancient Glass at the Newark Museum 1976. 1st. 26x20. Pict Card Cover. VG. 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-1539        Was £49.00 now £30.00

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 £15.00

BALOG Paul Glass Weights and Vessel Stamps - Umayyad, Abbasid and Tulunid 1976. 1st. 28x20. Red cloth gilt. Mint/None. 322pp plus LV pages of b/w plates. Catalogue of Arabic glass weights and glass vessel stamps from the Umayyad, Abbasid and Tulunid periods extending from 709 AD til 904 AD.

Ref # ANARH-4674        Was £29.00 now £15.00

BANGERT, Albrecht Glas - Jugendstil und Art Deco 1979. 1st. 20x13. Blue cloth. VG/VG. 160pp numerous colour and b/w plates and line drawings. History and development of Art Deco glass, German text

Ref # ANARS-490        Was £7.00 now £2.00

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

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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-4443        Was £35.00 now £29.00

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 £15.00

BARRY, Brigit (British Broadcasting Corporation) GLASS - Sources of Information on the History, Science, Technology, and Art of this remarkable Material 1985. 1st. 29x20.5. Pictorial Card Cover. VG. 93pp plus 7 plates of ills inc one fold-out. Book published by the BBC to accompany a television series on Glass. Contrains information and details of organisations and societies relating to Glass in the United kingdom. Includes details of 78 museums throughout the U.K. where glass can be seen. Organisations relating to collectors, production, conservation and study. Also lists collections in Europe and Canada/USA. Bibliography

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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 £475.00