Website survey

We want to improve the British Museum website. Please help us by giving your feedback through our survey. You can complete the survey once you have finished using the website. It will take a couple of minutes and all responses are anonymous.

Reports and publications

General Books and Exhibition Catalogues

Persian Myths (The Legendary Past)
Vesta Sarkhosh Curtis
1983, reprinted 2000; 241 x 171mm, 80pp
Illustrations: 42 black & white
Paper, 0-7141-2082-0

Cuneiform (Reading the Past)
C. B. F. Walker
1987, reprinted 2000; 241 x 171mm, 64pp
Illustrations: 64 black & white
Paper, 0-7141-8059-9, ,6.99

The Bible in the British Museum
T. C. Mitchell
1988, reprinted 2000; 246 x 189mm, 112pp
Illustrations: 60 black & white, 1 map
Paper, 0-7141-1698-X, ,9.99

Ancient Persia (New Revised Introductory Guide)
John Curtis
1989, revised 2000; 246 x 189mm, 96pp
Illustrations: 53 colour, 51 black & white
Paper, 0-7141-2180-0, ,8.99

Mesopotamian Myths (The Legendary Past)
Henrietta McCall
1990, reprinted 1998; 241 x 171mm, 80pp
Illustrations: 50 black & white
Paper, 0-7141-2063-4, ,6.99

Near Eastern Seals (Interpreting the Past)
Dominique Collon
1990; 241 x 171mm, 64pp
Illustrations: 50 black & white
Paper, 0-7141-2072-3, ,4.95

Mesopotamia (New Revised Introductory Guide)
Julian Reade
1991, revised 2000; 246 x 189mm, 96pp
Illustrations: 55 colour, 41 black & white
Paper, 0-7141-2181-9, ,8.99

Ancient Near Eastern Art
Dominique Collon 1995; 246 x 189mm, 240pp
Illustrations: 80 colour, 100 black & white
Paper, 0-7141-1135-X, ,17.99

Art and Empire: Treasures from Assyria in the British Museum
Edited by J. E. Curtis and J. E. Reade
1995, reissued 2000; 276 x 219mm, 224pp
Illustrations: 215 colour, 33 black & white
Paper, 0-7141-1140-6, ,20.00

Mesopotamia and Iran in the Persian Period:Conquest and Imperialism 539 - 331 BC
Edited by John Curtis
1997; 246 x 189mm, 108pp
Illustrations: 17 colour, 53 black & white
Cased, 0-7141-1142-2, ,16.99

7000 Years of Seals
Edited by Dominique Collon
1997; 246 x 189mm, 240pp
Illustrations: 10 colour, 50 black & white
Cased, 0-7141-1143-0, ,25.00

Canaanites (Peoples of the Past)
Jonathan N. Tubb
1998, reprinted 2002; 241 x 171mm, 160pp
Illustrations: 18 colour, 106 black & white
Cased, 0-7141-2766-3, ,17.99

British Museum Dictionary of the Ancient Near East
Edited by Piotr Bienkowski and Alan Millard
2000; 254 x 174mm, 352pp
Illustrations: 350 black & white
Cased, 0-7141-1141-4, ,24.99

Mesopotamia and Iran in the Parthian and Sasanian Periods:
Rejection and revival c.238 BC - AD 642
Edited by John Curtis
2000; 246 x 198mm, 100pp
Illustrations: 12 colour, 60 black & white
Cased, 0-7141-1146-5, ,20.00

Phoenicians (Peoples of the Past)
Glenn E. Markoe
2000, reprinted 2002; 240 x 171mm, 224pp
Illustrations: 12 colour, 74 black & white Paper, 0-7141-2767-1, ,17.99

Queen of Sheba: Treasures from ancient Yemen
Edited by St John Simpson
2002; 290 x 229mm, 224 pp
Illustrations: 260 colour, 50 black & white
Paper, 0-7141-1151-1, ,24.99

back to top

 

 

Catalogues of the Collection

Cuneiform Texts from Babylonian Tablets in the British Museum, Part 55
1982; 324 x 216mm, 336pp
Illustrations: 322 black & white plates
Cased, 0-7141-1106-6, ,30.00
 
Cuneiform Texts from Babylonian Tablets in the British Museum, Part 56
1982; 324 x 216mm, 336pp
Illustrations: 322 black & white plates
Cased, 0-7141-1107-4, ,30.00

Cuneiform Texts from Babylonian Tablets in the British Museum, Part 57
1982; 324 x 216mm, 336pp
Illustrations: 317 black & white plates
Cased, 0-7141-1108-2, ,30.00

Catalogue of the Babylonian Tablets in the British Museum, vol. VI:
Tablets from Sippar 1
Erle Leichty
1986; 276 x 190mm, 352pp
Illustrations: 2 maps
Cased, 0-7141-1115-5, ,35.00

Catalogue of the Babylonian Tablets in the British Museum, vol. VIII:
Tablets from Sippar 3
Erle Leichty, J. J. Finkelstein and C. B. F. Walker
1988; 276 x 190mm, 442pp
Cased, 0-7141-1124-4, ,50.00

Catalogue of the Cuneiform Tablets in the Kouyunjik
Collection of the British Museum Third Supplement
W. G. Lambert
1992; 276 x 190mm, 160pp
Cased, 0-7141-1131-7, ,25.00

Sculptures from the Southwest Palace of Sennacherib at Nineveh
Richard D. Barnett, Erika Bleibtreu and Geoffrey Turner
1998; 310 x 251mm, 738pp
Illustrations: 521 black & white plates
Cased, 0-7141-1126-0, ,125.00

Catalogue of the Aramaic and Mandaic Incantation Bowls in the British Museum
J. B. Segal with a contribution by E. C. D. Hunter
2000; 276 x 219mm, 400pp
Illustrations: 159 black & white plates
Cased, 0-7141-1145-7, ,95.00

Catalogue of Western Asiatic Seals in the British Museum: Cylinder Seals V
Neo-Assyrian and Neo-Babylonian Periods
Dominique Collon with contributions by Margaret Sax and C. B. F. Walker
2001; 276 x 219mm, 272pp
Illustrations: 48pp of black & white plates
Cased, 0-7141-1147-3, ,90.00

back to top


 


Archaeological Excavation Reports

Excavations at Qasrij Cliff and Khirbet Qasrij
John Curtis
1989; 276 x 219mm, 144pp
Illustrations: 13pp of black & white plates, 49pp black & white
Paper, 0-7141-1123-6, ,25.00

Excavations at Khirbet Khatuniyeh
John Curtis and Anthony Green
1997; 276 x 219mm, 248pp
Illustrations: 134 black & white
Paper, 0-7141-1144-9, ,30.00

 

back to top