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Scenes of Medieval Life - 3 Volumes - Life in a Medieval Castle, Live in a Medieval City, Life in a Medieval Village

By: N/A

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Folio Society: 2002

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 007672

Condition: Near Fine


Three Volumes, bound in blocked printed parchment with gilt titles on spines in Fine condition with Fine slipcase. Second printing, pp xv, 252, xv, 244, xv, 232, colour illustrations. Life in a Medieval Castle, Live in a Medieval City, Life in a Medieval Village THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Set in stone: New approaches to Neolithic monuments in Scotland

By: Amelia Pannett

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Oxbow Books: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007406

ISBN: 1842171437

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers in Fine condition. First edition, pp 117, b&w illustrations and diagrams throughout, references and notes. View more info

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Stone Age Scania (Riksantikvarieambetets Forlag Skrifter)

By: Andersson, Magnus.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Riksantikvarieämbetet: 2004

Seller ID: 008027

ISBN: 9172093277

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. With pp256, b&w and some colour illustrations, diagrams, maps and bibliography. This book represents a synthesis of up-to-date research and re-evaluation of studies focusing on the Stone Age in Scania. Beyond its reconstruction of the cultural history of this period, it also addresses many issues concerned with the methodology of contract archaeology and how it differs from university-based research. Covering a long period from the first settlers in Scania c.12,000 BP to the end of the Middle Neolithic c.4300 BP, each chapter is written by a different author... View more info

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An Animate Landscape: Rock Art and the Prehistory of Kilmartin, Argyll, Scotland

By: Andrew Meirion Jones; Andrew Jones; Davina Freedman; Blaze O'Connor; Hugo Lamdin-Whymark

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Windgather Press: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007414

ISBN: 1905119410

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp xxviii, 356, colour illustrations, appendices, bibliography. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Neolithic Orkney in its European context (Monograph Series)

By: Anna Ritchie

Price: £125.00

Publisher: McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007418

ISBN: 190293704X

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in illustrated laminated boards, top corner of front board slightly bumped but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, pp xii, 385, b&w illustrations and diagrams throughout. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Birka II:2 : Systematische Analysen der Gräberfunde

By: Arwidsson, Greta

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Kungl. Vitterhetsakademien: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008017

ISBN: 9174021699

Condition: Fine


Large softcover, top corner slightly bumped but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 178, b&w illustrations and diagrams. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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The Biggings, Papa Stour, Shetland the History and Archaeololgy of a Royal Norwegian Farm: The History and Excavation of a Royal Norwegian Farm

By: Barbara E. Crawford; etc.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Society of Antiquaries of Scotland: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007445

ISBN: 0903903156

Condition: Near Fine


Large hardcover in illustrated and laminated boards, some light fading to spine but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp xxiv, 268, colour and b&w illustrations, diagrams and maps, references, index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 2KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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By Steppe, Desert, and Ocean: The Birth of Eurasia

By: Barry Cunliffe

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006630

ISBN: 0199689172

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, 3rd Impression, ppix, 530, colour illustrations throughout, index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Pompeii - the Life of a Roman Town.

By: Beard, Mary.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Profile Books: 2008

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 006970

ISBN: 1861975163

Condition: Near Fine


Hardback in Very Good condition, with dustwrapper in Very Good condition. Second edition, pp360 and index. With map of Pompeii, diagrams, b&w and some colour illustrations. Pompeii - the Life of a Roman Town. View more info

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Inveresk Gate: Excavations in the Roman Civil Settlement at Inveresk, East Lothian, 1996 - 2000.

By: Bishop, M.C.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Scottish Trust for Archaeology: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007422

Condition: Near Fine


Large softcover 22 x 30cm, in Near Fine condition. First edition. With pp262, with b&w illustrations, diagrams and maps. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. During the period 1996-2000, excavations of the Roman Vicus associated with the Roman Fort were conducted by AOC Archaeology within the scheduled area in the grounds of the Inveresk Gate estate at Inveresk, East Lothian. This was done in advance of development by Cala Homes (Scotland) and was a consequence of earlier important discoveries by Gord... View more info

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Material Cultures, Material Minds: The Impact of Things on Human Thought, Society, and Evolution

By: Boivin, Nicole.

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2010

Seller ID: 008026

ISBN: 0521176131

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. With pp270, b&w and some colour illustrations, diagrams, maps and index. The Impact of Things on Human Thought, Society, and Evolution: Material culture has been part of a distinctively human way of life for over two million years. Recent symbolic and social analyses have drawn much attention to the role of material culture in human society, emphasizing the representational and ideological aspects of the material world. These studies have, nonetheless, often overlooked how the very physicality of material culture and our material surroundings make them uniqu... View more info

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The Moon and the Bonfire: An Investigation of Three Stone Circles in North-East Scotland

By: Bradley, Richard

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Society of Antiquaries of Scotland: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007859

ISBN: 0903903334

Condition: Fine


Large hardcover in black cloth covered boards with gilt titles in Fine condition, dustwrapper with slightly faded spine but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, pp xx, 124, b&w illustrations and diagrams, references, index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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The Good Stones: Clava Cairns. Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Monograph Series number 17.

By: Bradley, Richard.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Society of Antiquaries of Scotland: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007427

ISBN: 0903903172

Condition: Very Good


Large softcover with illustrated card covers, 22 x 30cm, with some fading to the spine, otherwise in Very Good condition. No dustwrapper, as issued. First edition. With pp246, b&w illustrations, diagrams and index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. A new investigation of the Clava Cairns. Society of Antiquaries of Scotland: Monograph Series number 17. View more info

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Material Engagements: Studies in honour of Colin Renfrew (McDonald Institute Monographs)

By: Brodie, Neil; Hills, Catherine.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research: 2004

Seller ID: 007430

ISBN: 1902937260

Condition: Near Fine


Large Hardback, 22 x 30cm, with illustrated covers, in Near Fine condition. No dustwrapper, as issued. First edition, with pp280, with colour and b&w illustrations and diagrams. With frontispiece photo of Colin Renfrew. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. The subject matter of archaeology is the engagement of human beings, now and in the past, with both the natural world and the material world they have created. All aspects of human activity are potentially relevant to archaeological research, and, c... View more info

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Alluvial Geoarchaeology: Floodplain Archaeology and Environmental Change (Cambridge Manuals in Archaeology)

By: Brown, A. G.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2001

Seller ID: 008038

ISBN: 052156820X

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers in Fine condition. 2005 reprint, pp xxii, 377, b&w illustrations and diagrams, appendices, references, index. View more info

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Byzantine Monuments and Topography of the Pontos (Dumbarton Oaks Studies,20) Two Volume Set.

By: Bryer, Anthony & Winfield, David.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Dumbarton Oaks Pub Service: 1985

Seller ID: 005263

ISBN: 088402122X

Condition: Very Good


Hardbacks in two volumes. With b&w illustrations, size: 29cm x 22cm. With pp686. Book One: Text. Book Two: Plates. Byzantine Monuments and Topography of the Pontos. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Explaining Social Change: Studies in honour of Colin Renfrew (McDonald Institute Monographs)

By: Cherry, John; Scarre, Christopher; Shennan, Stephen.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007429

ISBN: 1902937236

Condition: Fine


Large Hardback, 22 x 30cm, with illustrated covers in Fine condition. No dustwrapper, as issued. First edition, with pp240, with b&w illustrations and diagrams. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. These papers look at the increasingly influential role of social archaeology - an area in which Colin Renfrew has been a key player. Topics covered include: the development of the human mind, trade and exchange, social change, chiefdoms and states, and the archaeology of island societies. View more info

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The Caves of Mid Argyll: An Archeaology of Human Use (Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Monograph)

By: Christopher Tolan-Smith

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Society of Antiquaries of Scotland: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007434

ISBN: 0903903202

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 184, b&w illustrations, appendix, references, index. View more info

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Shells (Cambridge Manuals in Archaeology)

By: Claassen, Cheryl

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008033

ISBN: 0521578523

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers, some very light shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp xiv, 266, b&w illustrations and diagrams, indices. View more info

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Symbols of Power at the Time of Stonehenge.

By: Clarke, D.V.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: H.M.S.O: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007248

ISBN: 0114924554

Condition: Very Good


Large hardback 23 x 29 in Very Good condition, with dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition, In a clear archival wrapper. First edition, with colour illustrations, with b&w diagrams, index. A look at Symbols of Power at the Time of Stonehenge. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info