All books are new and the latest reprint unless otherwise noted. All used books are worn working copies unless otherwise noted. Orders for multiple books may be shipped priority mail or media mail if the type of mail selected is not available due to limits set by the post office or costs higher than our charge. For overseas orders, we do not recommend ordering coins and books on the same order.
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass
One of the most important and sought-after volumes on early Roman glass that has been produced in English. With more than 17,000 glass objects, the Corning Museum of Glass is one of the world's most comprehensive collections. Dr. Goldstein, the Curator of Ancient Glass, has provided an essential guide to ancient glass in existence prior to the innovation of the blowpipe. With an introductory background, this book catalogues 919 items from all areas of the Pre-Roman and Roman world.
BU50729. Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass by Sidney M. Goldstein, 312 pages, 42 plates majority in color, 919 items catalogued, 1979, out of print and can be hard to find, worn and torn dust jacket, USED, ex libris Alex G. Malloy; $161.00 (€120.75)
Ancient Glass at the Newark Museum
BU65097. Ancient Glass at the Newark Museum by Susan H. Auth, 1977, 4to, hardcover, 235 pp., 552 illustrated pieces, some color plates, USED, ex libris Alex G. Malloy; $50.00 (€37.50)
BU50730. Ancient Glass by Frederic Neuburg, 110 pages, high-quality color reproductions throughout, plus black and white plates, University of Toronto Press, 1962, 1st Canadian edition, out of print, dust cover worn and torn, out of print, USED, ex libris Alex G. Malloy; $50.00 (€37.50)
Amulets by W.M. Flinders Pietrie
BK65043. Amulets by W.M. Flinders Pietrie, photocopy of the 1914 edition, may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc., nice binding as seen in the photo; $40.00 (€30.00)
A Catalogue of the Scarabs Belonging to George Fraser
Very useful for the identification of scarabs. Fraser spent over 10 years collecting, describing and drawing the hundreds of scarabs illustrated. Covered are the First through 30th Dynasties, more than 4,400 years.
BL43183. A Catalogue of the Scarabs Belonging to George Fraser by G. Fraser, originally published in 1900, Attic Books 1979 reprint, paperback, 78 pages, 62 pages of illusrated text, plus 16 plates of black and white illustrations; $15.00 (€11.25)
A Guide To Etruscan Antiquities
The Etruscan civilization was first established during the bronze age by the time the iron age began they were settled in central Italy. This book describes the history of the Etruscan civilization and their artwork that influenced other civilizations.
BL65484. A Guide To Etruscan Antiquities, By A. Neppi Modona, 1968, 142 pages, Softcover, 6th edition, fold out map, several pictures, comes with jacket cover, USED; $15.00 (€11.25) Out of Stock!
Writings of Mankind, Alex G. Malloy Auction XVII, Spring 1990
Includes objects in the following categories: Cuneiform, Hieroglyphic, Hieratic, Aramaic, Edessan Syriac, Greek, Islamic (Arabic), Dravadian, Classical Latin, Late Latin, English, American Colonial, French, German, and Russian.
BL00008. Writings of Mankind 1990, Alex G. Malloy Auction XVII, spring 1990, 123 lots, 68 pages, 40 plates; $12.50 (€9.38)
Egyptian Scarabs, Alex G. Malloy Fixed Price Catalog, Spring 1974
BL00130. Egyptian Scarabs, Alex G. Malloy Fixed Price Catalog, Spring 1974, booklet format, 16 page, 81 scarabs with photos, some yellowing; $10.00 (€7.50)
Arts and Crafts of Ancient Egypt
BK40305. Arts and Crafts of Ancient Egypt by W. M. Flinders Petrie, 1910 edition, Attic Books 1974(?) reprint, paperback, 157 pages, black and white photographs and line drawings; shelf-worn and stained, new - "like used"; $8.00 (€6.00)
Egyptian Art: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
BL43197. Egyptian Art: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, a small booklet with over 30 black and white photographs and descriptions of superb Egyptian pieces from the museum collection; perfect for throne room reading; $6.00 (€4.50)