Login Shopping Cart My Account TrackOrder
 
  Main Books Music DVDs Forum Spotlight Spotlight Help
  Top 10s Our Picks New Arrivals Great Deals Short Quantities Notable Books
Home > Books > History > archaeology
Search   
Advanced Search
My Emma
and save 10% on your next order.
Special Offers, New Products and Forum Updates
Visit us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter See our Pictures on PInterest
ShoppingCart
 Shopping Cart
0 item(s) in your cart
 
Subtotal : $0.00
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Icon Description
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Books
Clearance Sale
Reading Group
More Books
To find more items like this one, go to:
African
history
ancient history
Middle Eastern
The Monuments of Egypt and Nubia
 
 
Author
Ippolito Rosellini. Franco Serino, text.
Publisher American University in Cairo  
Format hardcover
Product Dimensions 14.25 x 10.25 x 0.6 inches
ISBN 9789774247897
Pages/Publication Date 127/2003
Daedalus Item Code 38238
List Price: $29.95
Sale Price: $9.98
You Save: $19.97
Qty
          Tell a friend
Description
This oversized album reproduces the remarkable plates from Ippolito Rosellini's The Monuments of Egypt and Nubia, produced after his 1829 expedition with Rosetta Stone decipherer Jean-François Champollion, when the two men were the leading proponents of the new science of Egyptology. More than 100 vivid illustrations—some nearly 20 x 14 inches—depict such subjects as harpists in the tomb of Ramesses III; the "Garden of Amun," carved in a Theban tomb, which was destroyed sometime after Rosellini recorded it; offerings of food and water to the green-skinned god Ptah-Sokar; and numerous examples of Egyptian ornament, which were to have an enormous impact on European textiles and décor for the next century.
 
You might also like:
Cleopatra of Egypt: From History to Myth
Susan Walker & Peter Higgs, eds.
Studio: Princeton.   Format: hardcover. ISBN: 9780691088358.  Daedalus Item Code: 21452
List Price: $75.00 Sale Price: $19.98 You Save: $55.02
Egypt and the Ancient Near East
Peter F. Dorman, intro.
Studio: Metropolitan Museum of Art/Yale.   Format: paperback. ISBN: 9780300098372.  Daedalus Item Code: 21928
List Price: $24.95 Sale Price: $7.98 You Save: $16.97
Temples, Tombs and Hieroglyphs: A Brief History of Ancient Egypt
Barbara Mertz.
Studio: Robinson.   Format: paperback. ISBN: 9781849012805.  Daedalus Item Code: 31044
List Price: Import Sale Price: $4.98
Acta Nubica: Proceedings of the X International Conference of Nubian Studies, Rome, 9–14 September 2002
Isabella Caneva & Alessandro Roccati, eds.
Studio: Libreria Dello Stato.   Format: paperback. ISBN: 9788824013147.  Daedalus Item Code: 33641
List Price: Import Sale Price: $14.98 $9.98
The Secrets of Tomb 10A: Egypt 2000 BC
Rita E. Freed, Lawrence M. Berman, Denise M. Doxey & Nicholas S. Picardo.
Studio: MFA, Boston.   Format: paperback. ISBN: 9780878467488.  Daedalus Item Code: 33695
List Price: $40.00 Sale Price: $9.98 You Save: $30.02
Ancient and Modern Egypt
Isabella Brega.
Studio: American University in Cairo.   Format: paperback. ISBN: 9789774249525.  Daedalus Item Code: 38217
List Price: $19.95 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $14.97
The Treasures of the Pyramids
Zahi Hawass, ed.
Studio: American University in Cairo.   Format: hardcover. ISBN: 9789774247989.  Daedalus Item Code: 38241
List Price: $69.95 Sale Price: $19.98 You Save: $49.97
The Treasures of the Valley of the Kings: Tombs and Temples of the Theban West Bank in Luxor
Kent R. Weeks, ed. Araldo De Luca, photos.
Studio: American University in Cairo.   Format: hardcover. ISBN: 9789774246661.  Daedalus Item Code: 38242
List Price: $69.95 Sale Price: $19.98 You Save: $49.97
Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture, and Artifact
David P. Silverman, ed.
Studio: Dallas Museum of Art.   Format: paperback. ISBN: 9781931707367.  Daedalus Item Code: 40555
Sale Price: $14.98
Secrets of Ancient Egypt
Bo Landin, Christopher Hale & David Barrie, directors.
Studio: Athena.   Format: 2 DVDs. UPC: 054961211791 .  Daedalus Item Code: 48676
List Price: $49.99 Sale Price: $7.98 You Save: $42.01
 
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Books
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Books
Clearance
Reading Group Picks
Music
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Music
Clearance
DVDs
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable DVDs
Clearance
Movie Group Picks
Customer Service
How to Order
FAQ
Contact Us
Feedback
About Us
Privacy Policy
My Account
Register
Forgot Password?
Change Your Info
Order History
Web Site Preference
Easy Order Form
Catalogs
Gift Cards
Track Order
 
Employment
Order online or call 1-800-395-2665 (U.S.) or 1-410-309-2705 (Outside U.S. & Canada)
This site features merchandise from our catalogs and store, in addition to items available only online. Availability may vary.
©2013 Daedalus Books, Inc. | Contact customer service at custserv@daedalusbooks.com