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The World of the Pharaohs, Baumann, Hans
1 Baumann, Hans The World of the Pharaohs
London Oxford University Press 1960 First English Language Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Octavo Albert Burges (colour photographs), Hans Peter Renner (line drawings) 
236 pp. Light general and edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Light wear to edges of cloth boards. Short ink mark to lower edge of text block -- a little unusual in shape and colour, but probably a remainder mark. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Black-and-white line drawings; colour photographs. Children's history/fiction. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Mummies, Myth and Magic in Ancient Egypt, El Mahdy, Christine
2 El Mahdy, Christine Mummies, Myth and Magic in Ancient Egypt
London Thames and Hudson 1991 0500275793 / 9780500275795 First Paperback Paperback Good Octavo 
192 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers; corners chipped and a little curled. Previous owner's name inked to first page. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. With 155 illustrations, 22 in full colour. Chronology, glossary, suggested reading, index. "Gives for the first time a full account of the work in progress in Europe and the United States to discover from mummies how the ancient Egyptians lived -- what they ate, the illnesses they suffered from, the medical techniques available to help them -- and how they died. Controversial issues such as the rehydrating of tissue and the attempt to clone cells from long-dead pharaohs are also addressed. Featuring specially commissioned diagrams of tombs and royal burial chambers, and a Factfile listing mummies held by major international museums and institutions, this is the most comprehensive volume yet produced on an eternaally fascinating subject." 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Description de l'Egypte: Publiée par les ordres de Napoléon Bonaparte. Complete Edition, Gilles Neret; France
3 Gilles Neret; France Description de l'Egypte: Publiée par les ordres de Napoléon Bonaparte. Complete Edition
Köln Taschen 1995 3822889644 / 9783822889640 Reprint Paperback Very Good 12mo 
1007 pp. Trilingual Edition (French, German, and English). Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Short/shallow creases to upper corners of first 40 or so pages. Otherwise Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Colour and black-and-white illustrations. "200 years ago, in 1798, Napoleon's attempt to conquer Egypt was a mad dream, a fiasco, but it gave rise to a new science: Egyptology. The 3,000 illustrations brought back from the expedition were published by order of the Emperor. They constitute invaluable testimony and we have reproduced them in full." 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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4 Hurst, H.E. The Nile: a general account of the river and the utilization of its waters
London Constable & Co. 1952 First Hard Cover Good Fair Octavo 
xv, 326 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected in removable clear sleeve, is price clipped and has extensive general and edgewear, tape, and tape residue. General wear to blue boards. Spine canted. Some foxing to edges of text block and throughout text. Maps of the Nile Basin to eps. Illustrated with b/w photos and line drawings. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Living Wisdom of Ancient Egypt, Jacq, Christian
5 Jacq, Christian The Living Wisdom of Ancient Egypt
London Simon & Schuster 1999 0684858592 / 9780684858593 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Small Octavo 
176 pp. Very light edgewear to unclipped dw. Edges of text block a little yellowed. Tiny blue rem mark to upper edge of text block. Internally as new. Sayings of the Pharoahs, Egyptian spirituality. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Pharaoh's People, James, T.G.H.
6 James, T.G.H. Pharaoh's People
London Bodley Head 1984 0370305396 / 9780370305394 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Octavo 
282 pp. Light general and edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Spine lightly sunned. Foxing to upper edge of text block. A little foxing and offsetting to endpapers. Save for one or two small splotches, internally unmarked; solidly bound. Black-and-white plates. Line drawings in the text. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Description of Egypt (Taschen Icons Series), Néret, Gilles
7 Néret, Gilles Description of Egypt (Taschen Icons Series)
Köln Taschen 3822855537 / 9783822855539 Limp Wrappers Fine 12mo 
189 pp. As new. Napoleon and the Pharaohs. Colour and black-and-white. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Art and Architecture of Ancient Egypt (Volume Z14 of the Pelican History of Art, Smith, W. Stevenson
8 Smith, W. Stevenson The Art and Architecture of Ancient Egypt (Volume Z14 of the Pelican History of Art
London Penguin 1958 First Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Quarto 
301 pp. Light general and edgewear to red cloth boards. Black leather lettering-piece is a little frayed and beginning to lift along one side. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. 192 black-and-white plates. Chronological table, map of Egypt, notes, bibliography, index. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Gods of Ancient Egypt, Watterson, Barbara
9 Watterson, Barbara Gods of Ancient Egypt
Stroud Sutton Publishing 1996 0750922257 / 9780750922258 Reissue Paperback Very Good Small Quarto 
227 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Shallow creases to corners of front cover. A little scuffing to edges of text block. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Bright and clean colour and black-and white illustrations throughout. Glossary, notes, bibliography, index. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Painting, Sculpture, and Architecture of Ancient Egypt, Westendorf, Wolfhart
10 Westendorf, Wolfhart Painting, Sculpture, and Architecture of Ancient Egypt
New York Harry N. Abrams 1968 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Octavo 
260 pp. Light wear to upper edges of unclipped dustjacket. A little scuffing to dustjacket. Some foxing to cream cloth boards. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Decorated endpapers. Colour and black-and-white illustrations throughout. Map, bibliography, index. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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