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Annual Archaeological Report 1897-8. Being part of Appendix to the report of the Minister of Education Ontario

By: No Author Given

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Toronto, Warwick Bro's and Rutter, 1898


Original wraps. 87 pages including index. With several black and white illustrations throughout including two maps. A report on various additions to the museum, as well as excavations, including Christian Island and Fort Ste. Marie, Pagan Burying Ground, an Ahoendoe Ossuary. Also included is Whiteman's Creek in Brantford Township and sites in Malahide Township, Orillia township and other places. In FAIR condition. EX-LIBRARY, from the Cleveland Historical Society. Some s... View more info

Archeological Collections Management at Sagamore Hill National Historic Site. New York ACMP Series No. 7.

By: DeCesare, Louise M

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, National Park Service. U.S. Department of the Interior, 1990


68 pages. Illustrated. Includes information on the history of the site including the acquision by Theodore Roosevelt, its use, condition of collection, artifact category definitions and more. Illustrated with photos and maps. GOOD condition, ex-museum library copy. With the usual library markings: spine label, bookplate, and card pocket. Minor fading, scuffing and edgewear. Interior clean and solid. View more info

Bones: Ancient Men and Modern Myths

By: Binford, Lewis R.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Orlando, Academic Press, 1981


320 pages including index. With black and white photos. A technical work on the analysis of bones, examining different break patterns, marks on bones and what caused them, including natural causes an marks due to human or animal causes, etc. GOOD condition, EX-MUSEUM LIBRARY (Strawbery Banke) with a pocket, pastedown and spine label present. Minor stamping in the interior. Heavy diagonal crease to the lower rear cover. Minor scuffing and edgewear. Interior clean and soli... View more info

Excavations on the Second Site of the Dominican Priory, Oxford

By: Lambrick, George; Woods, Humphrey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Headley Brothers, 1976


Side stapled pale yellow wraps. Offprint, reprinted from Oxoniensia, Volume XLI. Pagination runs 168-231. With two photo plates and several illustrations throughout, including a few fold out. A report on the findings of archaeological excavations conducted at the Oxford Dominican Priory from 1961-1975, providing a detailed analysis of the findings, as well as presenting historical context with the findings. GOOD condition. Some staining to the front wrap, with general un... View more info

Historical Survey of Canterbury Shaker Village

By: Starbuck, David R.; Smith, Margaret Supplee

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, Boston University, 1979


Stated second printing. Spiral comb binding. Large format paperback. 269 pages with a section of black and white photos. A detailed and somewhat technical history of the Canterbury Shaker Village, drawn from archaeological and historical sources, and including interpretations of land use, an architectural history, photographic documentation and a social history. GOOD condition, EX-MUSEUM LIBRARY (Strawbery Banke). With the usual markings: card pocket and a label at the f... View more info

Ice Age Hunters from the Ukraine

By: Klein, Richard G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: University of Chicago Press, 1973


NEAR FINE condition. The only wear are some writings in pen to a couple of charts in the text and a previous owner’s name on first end page. Nice archaeological study of the Ukraine. NEAR FINE with some writing. View more info

Indian Antiquities of the Kennebec Valley. Occasional Publications in Maine Archaeology Number One

By: Willoughby, Charles Clark; Spiess, Arthur E. (Foreword)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Augusta, ME, The Maine Historic Preservation Commission/The Maine State Museum, 1980


Hard cover in brown faux leather. No jacket. 130+ pages. A reproduction of a journal of Charles Clark Willoughby (1857-1943), an artist, antiquarian and archaeologist. This handwritten and illustrated works was originally written between 1890-92 while he was a member of the Kennebec Natural History and Antiquarian Society. It contains color illustrations of arrowheads and other items, as well as containing his findings as an amateur archaeologist. This work also contains... View more info

Melanges. Louisiana in North American Prehistory. Number 1 May 25, 1971

By: Haag, William G.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA, Museum of Geoscience Louisiana State University, 1971


45 pages. With a few maps and illustrations. A short look at the prehistory of Louisiana including lithic and later periods, including analysis of pottery and early Native American activity. In VERY GOOD condition with minor fading and edgewear. Minor creasing at the top corner. Interior clean and solid. View more info

Meydum and Memphis (III). British School of Archaeology in Egypt and Egyptian Research Account. Sixteenth Year, 1910

By: Petrie, W.M. Flinders; Mackay, Ernest; Wainwright, Gerald.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, School of Archaeology in Egypt/Bernard Quaritch, Publishers, 1910


Printed paper covered boards with half red cloth binding. Small folio. 50 pp., plus 47 illustrated plates/photos. A discussion and description of the archaeological digs and findings in Egypt at Meydum and Memphis around 1910, describing objects, tombs, the Mastaba of Nefermaat, the Temple of Ptah. etc. FAIR/GOOD condition. Ex-library, with faint remains of marking on the lower spine, and pocket/pastedown removed from the interior. Moderate darkening to the covers, with... View more info

Michaud: A Paleoindian Site in the New England Maritimes Region

By: Spiess, Arthur;Wilson, Deborah B.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Augusta, Maine, U.S.A., Maine Archaeological Society Inc, 1987


232 pp. With black and white photos and illustrations throughout. A technical survey and study of stone tools, implements and flints discovered during the construction of a road between Lewiston and Auburn, Maine, providing a technical analysis of the findings. GOOD condition. Some soiling to the rear cover, with a small ink spot on the upper front cover. Top corner of the front cover and and first page torn away, affecting a 1 by 3 inch area. Diagonal crease to the rea... View more info

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Riqqeh and Memphis VI. British School of Archaeology in Egypt and Egyptian Research Account. Nineteenth Year, 1913

By: Englebach, R.; Petrie, H. Flinders; Petrie, W.M. Flinders.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, School of Archaeology in Egypt/Bernard Quaritch, Publishers, 1915


Printed paper covered boards with half red cloth binding. Small folio. 38 pp., 62 plus illustrated plates, a few fold out and a few in color. A discussion and description of the archaeological digs and findings in Egypt at El Riqqeh and Memphis around 1912, describing objects, cemeteries, a jewellery tomb, etc. POOR/FAIR condition. Ex-library, with faint remains of marking on the lower spine, and pocket/pastedown removed from the interior. Plate 24 TORN completely along ... View more info

Socioeconomic Differentiation of Late Nineteenth-Century Lower Class Households in the Little Piasa Valley, Alton, Illinois

By: Thomas, Frederick; Moore, Jerry J.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Normal, IL, Illinois State University, 1990


Wraps. 398 pages. With several illustrations and a few fold out maps/plans. A technical report documenting the archaeological testing at seven houselots from nineteenth century Euro-American occupants. These digs, conducted due to proposed expansion of U.S. Route 67, explore the lives of lower class laborers-often underdocumented in historical records. This report includes a history of Alton and Little Piasa Valley, as well as occupation and job access and social relatio... View more info

Statistics for Archaeologists: A Commonsense Approach

By: Drennan, Robert D.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Plenum Pub Corp, 1996


With charts and graphs. An introduction to the basic statistical principles and their application for use in the field and laboratory. In FINE condition with a hint of wear. Text clean and tight with previous owner's small sticker on ffep. View more info

The Archaeology of Brugh Na Boinne During the Early Centuries A.D.

By: Eogan, George

Price: $12.00

Publisher: No Place, No printer or publisher Given,


Pagination runs 20-34. Side stapled wraps. Appears to be an article extracted from a journal or some larger work. With a few photos and illustrations. A short but in depth work examining the archaeological finds at Brugh na Boinne in Ireland, explaining their signifcance and history. GOOD condition with some soiling, minor creasing and general fading to the wraps. Light darkening present along the extremities. Some fading to the interior. View more info

The Cultural History of Marlborough, Virginia. An Archeological Investigation of the Port Town for Stafford County and the Plantation of John Mercer, Including Data Supplied by Frank M. Setzler and Oscar H. Darter

By: Watkins, Malcom

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, Smithsonian Institution Press, 1968


Orange cloth. No jacket. 224 pages including index. With black and white photos throughout. An archeological account of early life and culture in Marlborough, Virginia, as evidenced in the various artifacts and architecture uncovered in various digs. GOOD condition, ex-museum library. Pocket, pastedown, spine label present. Minor fading, scuffing and edgewear to the book. Interior clean and solid. View more info