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The British Museum Library : a Short History and Survey

By: Esdaile, Arundell

Price: $5.40

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1946

Edition: First Editon

Seller ID: 090173

Condition: Very Good


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Art Treasures of the British Museum

By: Grigson, Geoffrey

Price: $5.40

Publisher: New York, Harry N Abrams Inc: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 074250

Condition: Good Minus


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The British Inheritance: A Treasury of Historic Documents

By: Hallam, Elizabeth and Prescott, Andrew (Editors)

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 074248

ISBN: 0520224701

Condition: Very Good


Britain's 1000-year prominence on the international stage endures. Posterity owes the English language (spoken now by more than half the world's population) a tradition of democratic freedom, governmental and legal systems which have been adapted in many countries, and world figures in science, literature, and the arts. The "British Inheritance" is shared not just by the peoples of the UK but also by those of many lands--the U.S.A., Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Africa... View more info

Greek and Roman Life (British Museum Introductory Guides)

By: Ian Jenkins

Price: $3.15

Publisher: London, British Museum Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 090183

ISBN: 0714120413

Condition: Very Good


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The Museum of the Mind: Art and Memory in World Cultures

By: John Mack

Price: $6.75

Publisher: British Museum Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 074255

ISBN: 0714126373

Condition: As New


The British Museum was founded in 1753 amidst an atmosphere of enthusiasm and optimism for collating knowledge about the past and objects from the past. Published to coincide with the BM's 250th anniversary, this book looks at the role of the museum as a theatre of memory' and examines how and why we commemorate, indeed how and why we remember'. Based purely on the collections of the BM, John Mack discusses and describes the mnemonic knotted handkerchiefs of the past - t... View more info

Treasures of the British Museum

By: John Wolfenden

Price: $3.60

Publisher: New York, Studio 99: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 074257

ISBN: 0670726567

Condition: Very Good


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Assyrian Sculpture (Introductory Guides)

By: Julian Reade

Price: $3.15

Publisher: London, British Museum Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 090184

ISBN: 0714120200

Condition: Very Good


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The British Museum A-Z Companion

By: Marjorie Caygill

Price: $10.80

Publisher: Fitzroy Dearborne: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 074258

ISBN: 1579583032

Condition: As New


"The British Museum A-Z Companion" provides an entertaining and informative introduction to the objects in the collections of the British Museum, from Achaemenid silver to Ziwiye treasure, Alexander the Great to Jean-Antoine Watteau, through Greek vases, Japanese pottery, Nebuchadnezzar, Quezalcoatl, and the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. This companion includes more than three hundred entries, with each chosen object or theme fully described and illustrated in... View more info

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Norman Foster and the British Museum (Architecture)

By: Norman Foster

Price: $7.20

Publisher: London, Prestel: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 074256

ISBN: 3791325418

Condition: As New


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Great Court at the British Museum

By: Peter Buchanan; Frances Dunkels

Price: $5.85

Publisher: London, British Museum Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 090179

ISBN: 0714127418

Condition: As New


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The British Museum

By: R. G. W. Anderson

Price: $3.15

Publisher: London, British Museum Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 090192

ISBN: 0714121193

Condition: As New


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The Museum: Behind the Scenes at the British Museum

By: Rupert Smith

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, BBC Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 074253

ISBN: 0563539135

Condition: As New


The British Museum is home to a remarkable collection of treasures from around the world, including its famous Egyptian mummies, the Elgin Marbles, the Rosetta Stone and the Sutton Hoo helmet. Looking after them are some 800 staff who maintain the galleries, plan major exhibitions, restore precious objects and manage a flow of 4.5 million visitors each year. Rupert Smith has been granted special access to the huge variety of people who work in the Museum - from its exper... View more info

British Museum London

By: Sir Frank Francis (Librarian)

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Italy, Newsweek: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 074249

Condition: Very Good


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British Museum Guide and Map

By: Trustees of the British Museum

Price: $2.25

Publisher: London, Publications Limited: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 090186

ISBN: 0714120111

Condition: As New


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Tribal Image: Wooden Figure Sculpture of the World

By: William Fagg

Price: $6.75

Publisher: London, British Museum Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 090190

ISBN: 0714115096

Condition: Very Good


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Potters Art in Africa

By: William Fagg; John Picton

Price: $6.75

Publisher: London, British Museum Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 090191

ISBN: 0714115126

Condition: Very Good


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