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16th-Century Tour of Italy Venice Is an Island
Alberti, Leandro.  Descrittione di tutta l'Italia & isole pertinenti ad essa. In Venetia: Appresso Gio. Maria Leni, 1577. 4to (21.7 cm, 8.5"). 2 vols. in 1. [303], 503, [1(blank)], 69 (i.e., 96), [4] ff.
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Classic Texts, Freshly Uncovered
Aristophron, Pan, comp. & ed.  [in Greek, transliterated as] Platōnos Akadēmeia homologia epi tē anakalypsei tou peripatou. En Oxphordē: En tō Typographeio tou Panepistēmiou, Iōannēs Tzōnson Typographos, 1937. Folio (33.7 cm, 13.25"). [11] ff.
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The Deluge Delineated & a Library Located
Babylonian Expedition of the University of Pennsylvania.   The Babylonian Expedition of the University of Pennsylvania. Series D, Researches and treatises. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania, 1910. 8vo. Frontis., x, 65, [1] pp., 2 plts.
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The Ancient CatacombsIllustrated
Bosio, Antonio; Paolo Aringhi, trans. & ed.  Roma subterranea novissima, in qua antiqua christianorum et praecipue martyrum coemeteria, tituli, monimenta, epitaphia, inscriptiones, ac nobiliora sanctorum sepulchra... Arnhemiae: Apud Joan. Fridericum Hagium, 1671. 12mo (13.3 cm, 5.25"). Add. engr. t.-p., [22], 630, [30 (index)] pp.; 41 fold. plts., 11 plts.
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Those Controversial Marbles
Ellis, Henry, Sir.  The British Museum. Elgin and Phigaleian marbles. London: Charles Knight, 1833. 12mo. 2 vols. I: [3] ff., Frontis., 249, [1] pp. II: viii, 271pp. (some leaves printed on one side only!).
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A QUITELuxurious & Useful Production
Jacquemart, Albert.  Histoire de la céramique. Paris: Librairie Hachette, 1873. 4to (26.5 cm, 10.43"). [2] ff., 750, [2] pp. 12 pls.
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Standing in a “New Light” ARCHAEOLOGY'S Implications
Kerr, Thomas.  Pick and shovel explorations. A series of Sunday evening lectures. Rockford, IL: Morning Star Printing, 1890. Small 8vo. 40 pp.
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Interesting Reading & Interesting Illustration
Long, George.  The British Museum: Egyptian antiquities. London: Charles Knight, 1832–36. 12mo. 2 vols. I: viii, 399, [1 (errata)] pp., [1 (ads)] f. II: viii, 488 pp.
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ILLUSTRATED!Swedish Antiquities
Montelius, Oscar.  Antiquités suédoises, arrangées et décrites .... Stockholm: P.A. Norstedt & Söner, 1873–75. 2 vols. in 1. 8vo (25.1 cm, 9.9"). [6], 80, [12], 182, [16] pp.; illus.

Ancient Celts & Gauls
Robiou de la Tréhonnais, Félix Marie Louis Jean.  Observations critiques sur l’archéologie dite préhistorique, spécialement en ce qui concerne la race celtique. Paris: Didier, 1879. 8vo (23 cm, 9"). [4], 112, [2] pp.

Select Edition on Mississippi Monuments52 Plates
Squier, E.G., & E.H. Davis.  Ancient monuments of the Mississippi Valley. New York: Bartlett & Welford, 1848. Folio (33 cm, 13"). Frontis., xxxix, [1], 306 pp.; 51 plts. (some incl. in pagination).
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It Was a Fascinating Discovery Which Invited Prolonged Exploration”
Stein, Marc Aurel.  On ancient Central-Asian tracks: brief narrative of three expeditions in innermost Asia and north-western China. London: Macmillan & Co., 1933. 8vo (24 cm; 9.5"). xxiv, 342 pp.
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The FIRST of Stein'sFour Great Central Asian Expeditions
Stein, Marc Aurel.  Sand-buried ruins of Khotan: personal narrative of a journey of archaelogical & geographical exploration in Chinese Turkestan. London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1903. 8vo (23 cm; 9"). xliii, 524 pp. illus.
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485 Stunning Views ofEngland, Scotland, & Wales
EACH IMAGE Hand-Captioned
Storer, James Sargant.  Antiquarian and topographical cabinet, containing a series of elegant views of the most interesting objects of curiosity in Great Britain. London: W. Clarke, J. Carpenter, & H.D. Symonds, 1807–11. 8vo. 10 vols. I: [approx. 112] pp.; 56 plts. II: pp.; 49 plts. III: [approx. 110] pp.; 55 plts. IV: [approx. 92] pp.; 46 plts. V: [approx. 86] pp.; 43 plts. VI: [approx. 106] pp.; 53 plts. VII: [approx. 98] pp.; 49 plts. VIII: [approx. 86] pp.; 43 plts. IX: [approx. 110] pp.; 55 plts. X: [approx. 72], [16 (index)] pp.; 36 plts. (15 plts. lacking of 500).
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“The Phallic Idea”
Westropp, Hodder Michael; & Charles Staniland Wake.  Ancient symbol worship. Influence of the phallic idea in the religions of antiquity. New York: J.W. Bouton & London: Trübner & Co., 1874. 8vo (24.7 cm, 9.75"). 98, [6 (adv.)] pp.

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