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Whether you are in academia or are a passionate personal collector of rare and antique books, you will love our collection of books on Egyptology and ancient Egypt. You can find many pages in our Rare Book Room devoted to books about Egypt and various aspects of Egyptology, ranging from architecture in ancient Egypt to books on Egyptian culture and religion. No matter your specific interest, be sure to browse our Egyptology collection in Biblio's Rare Book Room.

MÉMOIRES DE L'INSTITUT ROYAL DE FRANCE - TOME QUINZIÈME: Mémoire sur les signes employés par les anciens Égyptiens à la notation des divisions du Temps, dans leurs trois systèmes d'écriture. by Champollion le Jeune, Jean-François (1790-1832)

Paris.: Imprimerie Royale, 1842 [English description available upon request] Le livre comprend les 2 pages titres et l'index du Tome Quinzième (viii pages), suivi du Mémoire complet de Champollion, soit les pages 73 à 136 ainsi qu...

From Louis Caron


Zoology of Egypt, volume 2: Mammalia. by Anderson, John; and W.E. de Winton

London: Hugh Rees, 1902. First edition. Very Good. 34 cm; xvii, 374 pages, photogravure portrait frontispiece, map, and 63 plates (55 of them colored) by P.J. Smit, 3 photogravure reproductions of radiographs, and 7 photogravure illustrations in text. ...

From Rodger Friedman Rare Book Studio


Hieroglyphica, Seu de Sacris Aegyptiorum, Aliarumque Gentium Literis Commentarii by Valeriano Piero Giovanni

Lyon: Paul Frelon, 1602. Early Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. Rebound in modern calf with the original boards preserved, endpapers added, paper repairs to the edges of the title page. 1602 edition of the first Renaissance dictio...

From Pazzo Books


Relation de l'Égypte, par Abd-Allatif, médecin arabe de Bagdad ; suivie de divers extraits d'écrivains orientaux, et d'un État des provinces et des villages de l'Égypte dans le XIVe. siècle : le tout trad. et enrichi de notes historiques et critiques by SACY, Antoine Isaac Silvestre de

1810 1ed History of EGYPT Abdallatif Arabic Egyptian Alchemy Mythology Medicine Abdallatif al-Baghdadi was a 12th-century Arabic historian who is best known for his account of Egypt. In this book, Abdallatif describes many of the pre-Islamic traditions, ...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books


Ancient Egyptian Texts of the Earliest Period From the Coffin of Amamu in the British Museum by Birch, Samuel

By Order of the Trustees, London, 1886. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good. By Order of the Trustees, London, 1886. 1st Edition . Good. Elephant folio, approx. 27.5'' by 20''. Original paper covered boards with blue cloth spine & paper label on front. She...

From Bird's Books


Altägyptische Grammatik, I-II. (Analecta Orientalia, 34/39). [AND:] Register der Zitate. [Three Volumes]. by Edel, Elmar

Roma: Pontifcium Institutm Biblicus, 1964. Analecta Orientalia Commentationes Scientificae de Rebus Orientis Antiqui 34/39, 1955/ 1964/1967 ( 3 volumes bound as one). Bound in handsome blue buckram gilt lettering at spine, the signature of noted Egyptolo...

From Dale Steffey Books


D. Johannis Marshami, Angli, Equitis Aurati, Canon chronicus Aegyptiacus, Ebraicus, Graecus, et disquisitiones: liber non chronologicae tantum, sed & historicae antiquitatis reconditissima complexus. by MARSHAM, John

1696 Marsham Chronicus Canon Jewish & Egyptian RITES Hebrew Greek Latin John Marsham was a 17th-century English historian known for his expertise and study on chronology – from Old Testament history to Egypt and British. His most detailed and elaborate...

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Ancient Egyptian Onomastica. I-II. Text; III. Plates. [THREE VOLUMES]. by Gardiner, Alan H. (Henderson)

Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1947.. Three volumes. Text Volumes, I-II: Royal octavo. Pp. xxiii, 68; 215; 324. With some figures, maps, one of which is double-page and printed in red and black. III. Plates Volume: Folio. (ii), 27 autographed plates, s...

From Librarium of The Hague


The Manners and Customs of the Ancient Egyptians. Second Series, Vol I and Vol II and the Plate Volume [complete] by Wilkinson, Sir J. Gardiner

London: John Murray, 1841. First Edition . Original Brown Cloth, Gilt. Very Good +. 9 " Tall. Color and B/W Plates, B/W Figures. Three volumes, complete, in publisher's brown cloth with spine lettered and decorated in gilt, covers decorated in ...

From Arroyo Seco Books


The Gentleman’s Magazine: and historical Chronicle volume XXXI by URBAN, Sylvanus [Edward Cave]

1761 1ed Egyptian Mummies St Malo Raid Atlas MAPS Beer Brewing Ceylon Sri Lanka The Gentleman's Magazine was an English periodical which first appeared in 1731. It was published without interrupt for nearly 200 years and was the first of its kind to use t...

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Hermanni Witsii Aegyptiaca et…, sive de Aegyptiacorum sacrorum cum Hebraicis collatione libri tres et de Decem tribulus Israelis liber singularis. Accessit Diatribe de legione fulminatrice christianorum sub imperatore Marco Aurelio Antonino. by WITS, Herman

1683 1st ed Aegyptiaca EGYPT Israel Ten Lost Tribes Judaica Pagan Herman Wits Hermann Wits was a 17th-century Dutch monastic theologian who studied systematic theology. While most of his works were written to help reconcile Johannes Cocceius's theology w...

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D. Johannis Marshami... Canon chronicus aegyptiacus, ebraicus, graecus, & disquisitiones. Liber non chronologicae tantum, sed & historicae antiquitatis reconditissima complexus by MARSHAM, John

1676 John Marsham Chronology of Ancient EGYPT GREEK Hebrew Jews Bible Egyptians John Marsham was a 17th-century English chronologist who is best known for his studies on Egyptian history. He was the first English historian who made antiquities of Egypt c...

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Egypt : descriptive, historical and picturesque by EBERS, Georg Moritz

1887 1st English ed EGYPT Illustrated Egyptian Middle East Egyptology 2v Ebers George Ebers was a 19th-century German historian known almost exclusively for his accounts of Egypt and Egyptian history. His book, simply known as 'Egypt', helped popularize ...

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Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt. by Wilson, Charles William, Sir

New York: D. Appleton , 1881. First American edition. 34 cm; 2 volumes. Maps. Steel engraved plates. Intact, preserved in sewn cloth covers. Extra shipping charges will apply....

From Rodger Friedman Rare Book Studio


On the Nile by HOPPIN, Augustus

1874 1ed Nile Ancient EGYPT Ruins Thebes gods Pharaohs Turks Karnak Temple ART Augustus Hoppin's "On the Nile" is an impressive, 19th-century illustrated work on the history of Egypt. Hoppin includes views from all over Egypt, the Nile, and the Mediterra...

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