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THE GREAT PYRAMID OF EGYPT, Becker, F.
1 Becker, F. THE GREAT PYRAMID OF EGYPT
Dandenong, Victoria, Australia G.N. & E.J. Ridgway 1999 0957767005 / 9780957767003 First Edition Softcover Very Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
f, & 172pp., b/white diagramatic illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Gloss illustrated stiff card cover very good. A pragmatic look at the Great Pyramid of Egypt. The writer believes this magnificent building was created by an advanced civilisation, following original designs . . . Weight approx. 250g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 15.04 AUD
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2 Budge, E.A. Wallis EASY LESSONS IN EGYPTIAN HIEROGLYPHICS WITH SIGN LIST
London Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner and Co. 1935 5th Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Fair + 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
viii, + 246pp., small, intext hieroglyphic line-drawn illustrations throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Cloth mildly abraded on foot and head of backstrip. An original bookseller's sticker, minor underlining and a margin note on one page, otherwise leaves clean. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn, tape-stained, jagged tears and nips, plus price-clipped and small stain spots. A stand-alone, Vol. 3 in the 'Books On Egypt and Chaldaea' series is, " . . . intended to form an easy introduction to the study of the Egyptian hieroglyphic inscriptions..." Contents include: Hieroglyphic Writing, The Rosetta Stone and Decipherment, Hieroglyphics as Ideographs-Phonetics and Determinatives, A Selection Characters With Phonetic Values, Pronouns, Nouns, The Article, Adjectives-Numerals-Time-The Year-, The Verb, Adverbs-Prepositions, Conjunctions and Particles, Extracts For The Reader. Book weight approx. 500g. 
Price: 26.32 AUD
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ANCIENT EGYPTIAN MATERIALS AND INDUSTRIES, Lucas, A.(revised by J.R.Harris)
3 Lucas, A.(revised by J.R.Harris) ANCIENT EGYPTIAN MATERIALS AND INDUSTRIES
London Histories & Mysteries of Man Ltd. 1989 1854170465 / 9781854170460 4th (Revised) Hardcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xvi, + 523pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Bright gilt titles over dark blue boards. Leaves clean. Boards lightly bumped on head and heel of backstrip, plus upper foredge corner. No dustjacket. First published in 1926, a most interesting insight into the materials and industries utilised by the ancient Egyptians. With a Chronology, Preface, and Abbs., materials (chapters) discussed include: Beads, Adhesives, Alcoholic Beverages, Animal Products, Building Materials, Cosmetics and Perfumes, Inlaid Eyes, Glazed Ware, Glass, Metals and Alloys, Mummification, Oils-Fats and Waxes, Painting Materials, Pottery, Precious & Semi-Precious Stones, Stone Vessels, Wood, Summary, Appendix (Chemical Analysis), Addenda, Index. Book weight approx. 950g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote. 
Price: 52.64 AUD
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TESTIMONY IN STONE, Nicklin, J. Bernard
4 Nicklin, J. Bernard TESTIMONY IN STONE
Merrimac, MA, United States Destiny Publishers 1975 Second Impression Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
159pp., intext line-drawings throughout. Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over lightly bumped spine. Plain blue, original cloth boards undamaged. Several trivial random flecks, else textblock unmarked. Monochrome illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket minimally edgeworn only. From the front flap: "This book tells the absorbing story of the Great Pyramid. The author has confirmed beyond honest questioning the accuracy and reliability of all that has been claimed for the incorporation of a Divine revelation in this monument, which is the Bible in Stone." Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Introduction, 10 chapters, Concordant Index. Book weight approx. 325g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 20.68 AUD
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5 Sands, Emily EGYPTOLOGY: Search for the Tomb of Osiris...being the Journal of Miss Emily Sands
Rowville, Victoria, Australia Five Mile Press 2004 1741244129 / 9781741244120 1st Thus Hardcover Near Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Unpaginated (28 pages). Book clean and square. Colour-art illustrations, numerous attachments (envelopes, lift-up flaps) and inserts, throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean and undamaged. Endpapers illustrated. Gilt-titled, illustrated boards, with red 'glass' inserts, nominally bumped only. The 'diary' journal, which ends ubruptly, of adventuring Egyptologist Emily Sands, with a discreet disclaimer, to whit: "This book is the facsimile of a journal supposedly written in 1926. As there is scant evidence to back up this claim, it must be enjoyed solely on its own merits". Never-the-less, it is still a beautiful, cleverly-produced book. Book weight approx. 1.05 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote 
Price: 17.58 AUD
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6 Seton-Williams, M.V. EGYPTIAN POEMS
Braunton, Devon, U.K. Merlin Books 1987 0863033431 / 9780863033438 First Edition Softcover Booklet Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall By Other
40pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. An indecipherable, signed/dated inscription on title page, otherwise leaves clean, but acidic. Printed card wrapper [author portrait rear] lightly edgeworn, bumped, and indented. The Melbourne, Australia-born author is a field archaeologist and Egyptologist, having excavated in Sinai, Egypt, Palestine, Syria, Turkey and Cyprus. He is also a dab hand with a poet's pen . . . Booklet weight approx. 80g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 10.34 AUD
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RAMSES II  AND HIS TIME, Velikovsky, Immanuel
7 Velikovsky, Immanuel RAMSES II AND HIS TIME
London Sidgwick & Jackson 1978 0283984120 / 9780283984129 First British Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xii, + 270pp., unpaginated, b/white halftone plate section, plus intext, line-drawn maps. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain black boards undamaged. Text-block unmarked. Art-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn only. A stand-alone volume in Immanuel Velikovsky's monumental 'Ages in Chaos' series, which began in 1950. Contents of this title (with many references to Nebuchadnezzar) include: Prelims., 8 chapters, Epilogue, Synchronical Tables, Index. Additional inclusion: A small, unrelated leaflet re Velikovsky's theories as discussed by S.I.S. Review specialists. Immanuel Velikovsky was born in Russia in 1895, and died in the U.S.A. on 17th November, 1979. Book weight approx. 570g. 
Price: 26.88 AUD
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