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MEGALITHS: THE ANCIENT STONE MONUMENTS OF ENGLAND AND WALES
Written by Lai Ngan Corio.
Stock no. 1824251
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 2003. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial boards. B/w photos by David Corio. ISBN: 0224064649. Lower edge of text block slightly grubby. Faint paperclip mark to top edge of prelims. Contents otherwise clean.

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EXTINCT ANIMALS
Written by Hilary Stebbing. Illustrated by Hilary Stebbing.
Stock no. 1323222
Published by Penguin Books Ltd. 1st 1946. Almost very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book no. 55. Hard cover edition. Colour and b/w illustrations lithographed by W.S. Cowell. Covers edge worn with slight wear and a grubby mark at base of spine. Contents are generally clean but there is a small mark to lower page edges.

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EARLY MAN
Written by Dina Dobson. Illustrated by John Baynes.
Stock no. 1323197
Published by Penguin Books Ltd. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition.

Colour pictorial paperwraps. Colour and b/w drawings. Puffin Picture Book No. 87. Printed price of two shillings to front cover, incorrect price of 1/6 printed inside front cover. Cvoers slightly edge worn with a small red ink mark and a small tear to lower edge of front cover. Doodle to one of the pebbles on page 28.

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MEGALITHS: THE ANCIENT STONE MONUMENTS OF ENGLAND AND WALES
Written by Lai Ngan Corio.
Stock no. 2140821
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Pictorial boards. B/w photos by David Corio. ISBN: 0224064649. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small marks and nicks.

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PREHISTORIC WALES
Written by Frances M. Lynch; Stephen Aldhouse-Green; Jeffery L. Davies.
Stock no. 2140739
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st 2000. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A study of Bronze and Iron Age sites and artefacts found in Wales. Black cloth, gilt titles. Colour & b/w photos and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 075092165X. A few marks to outer page edges.

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A NEW HISTORY OF IRELAND I: PREHISTORIC AND EARLY IRELAND
Written by Daibhi O Croinin.
Stock no. 2140441
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2005. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards with gilt title to spine. Chunky volume. 1219 pages, including large Bibliography and Index. Unpaginated b/w photo plates to rear. ISBN: 0198217374. Foxing and endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks and fading to spine.

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A GUIDE TO PREHISTORIC SITES IN MONMOUTHSHIRE
Written by George Children; George Nash.
Stock no. 2139313
Published by Logaston Press. 1st 1996. Very good condition.

Monuments In The Landscape Volume 4. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 1873827490. Browning to cover edges and pages internally.

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A GUIDE TO PREHISTORIC SITES IN MONMOUTHSHIRE
Written by George Children; George Nash.
Stock no. 2137894
Published by Logaston Press. 1st 1996. Very good condition.

Monuments In The Landscape Volume 4. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 1873827490. Gold address label to inside front cover. Page browning.

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ARCHAEOASTRONOMY AND THE MAYA
Written by Gerardo Aldana Y Villalobos; Edwin L. Barnhart.
Stock no. 1823574
Published by Oxbow Books. 1st 2014. Fine condition.

This book illustrates archaeoastronomical approaches to ancient Mayan cultural production. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and diagrams and a few colour. ISBN: 9781782976431.

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DEATH OF AN OCEAN: A GEOLOGICAL BORDERS BALLAD
Written by Euan Clarkson; Brian Upton.
Stock no. 1823536
Published by Dunedin Academic Press Ltd.. 1st 2010. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Scottish Borders, drained mainly by the River Tweed and its tributaries, is famed for its historical legacy and attendant myths and ballads. The authors here tell of how the once great ocean of Iapetus met its end through the inexorable motion of the tectonic plates bringing the continental masses on either side of it onto a collision course. The impact of these continents spelled the death-knell for Iapetus and formed the Caledonide mountain chain. Matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781906716028. Light scuffing to dustwrapper.

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THE ORIGIN OF HUMAN SOCIAL INSTITUTIONS
Written by W.G. Runciman.
Stock no. 1322648
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

These papers bring an interdisciplinary approach to bear on what is arguable the central question in the study of human social evolution. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. 259 pages. B/w diagrams. Published for The British Adademy, this is Proceedings of the British Academy 110. ISBN: 0197262503.

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BRITAIN'S OLDEST ART
Written by Paul Bahn; Paul Pettit.
Stock no. 1322614
Published by English Heritage. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition.

The Ice Age cave art of Creswell Crags. Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Colour and b/w photos and diagrams throughout. 117 pages. ISBN: 9781848020252. Minimal rubbing to spine. Covers slightly 'wavy'.

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