References

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RARE BOOK:  Museum of Antiquity, Illustrated.  Hardcover.  Yaggy & Haines.  First Edition.  1882.

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    The full title is:  Museum of Antiquity:  A Description of Ancient Life – the Employments, Amusements, Customs and Habits, The Cities, Palaces, Monuments and Tombs, the Literature and […]

RARE BOOK:  The Liturgy of Funerary Offerings. Hardcover.  Volume XXV.  First Edition. London. 1909

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    Don’t run to Wikipedia to decipher your Egyptian hieroglyphics.  This book, in a very methodical way, takes some of the most important of these symbol strings and deciphers […]

RARE BOOK:  Museum of Antiquity, et al.  Hardcover.  Yaggy & Haines.  First Edition.  1883.

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    The full title is:  Museum of Antiquity:  A Description of Ancient Life – the Employments, Amusements, Customs and Habits, The Cities, Palaces, Monuments and Tombs, the Literature and […]

“The Man-Eaters and Other Odd People” by Capt. Mayne Reid.  Illustrated. Hardbound. Published 1889.

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    The Man-Easters and Other Odd People, A Popular Description of Singular Races of Man,” takes on all races from all continents . . . from Patagonia to the […]

Rare “Uncivilized Races of Men in All Countries of the World”.  J.G. Wood.  Volumes 1 and 2. 1877

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    Extremely rare.  These two volumes are a comprehensive account of the manners, customs plus physical, mental, social, moral and religious characteristics.  It is various accounts of travelers who […]

“The Man-Eaters and Other Odd People” by Capt. Mayne Reid.  Illustrated. Hardbound.  Published 1878.

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    A scarce book for those who hunt rare books.  The Man-Eaters and Other Odd People, A Popular Description of Singular Races of Man”  takes on all races from […]

Antique Book:  Egyptian Mummies.  Hardcover.  Smith & Dawson.  Woodcuts. 1924.  Dustcover.  Good Condition.

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    Fascinating!!  Dial Press Inc.  Woodcuts by A. Horace Gerrar and K. Leigh-Pemberton plus other illustrators.  189 pages are clean.  Vertical page edges remain untrimmed (this is cool).   […]

Rare Book.  Error’s Chains:  How Forged and Broken.  1884.  Leather Bound.

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    The title page says it best:   “A complete, graphic, and comparative history of the many strange beliefs, superstitious practices, domestic peculiarities, sacred writings, systems of philosophy, legends […]

Rare Chinese Art in Three-Dimensional Colour. 3D.  Four volumes.  180 ViewMaster Color Reels.  Printed Description.  Limited Edition. Projectors.

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    This set was scheduled for a limited edition printing of 1000 copies by The Gruber Foundation, 1969. However, since William B. Gruber – who financed this project – […]

Book.  Asian Furniture:  A Directory and Sourcebook.  Peter Moss.  Hardcover. New.

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    Reference and source book of Asian furniture design through the centuries.  Wonderful photographs.   Handcover. 307 pages.  English.  October 2007.  Dust jacket.

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