Academic Book Exhibits for the Holiday Season, November 2017 through January 2018

Archaeological Institute of America / Society for Classical Studies 

https://www.archaeological.org/annualmeeting

https://classicalstudies.org/annual-meeting/2018-annual-meeting

Bookstore in the

Marriott Hotel at Copley Place

110 Huntington Avenue

Boston, Massachusetts  02116

(617) 236-5800

https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/bosco-boston-marriott-copley-place/

Thursday, January : 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Friday, January 5: 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM

Saturday, January 6: 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM

Sunday, January 7: 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Basileia Books features rare, out-of-print, and recent books in religion and the humanities. The collection highlights Christianity and Judaism, incorporates Islam, and spans the arts and sciences.

Gathering at the close of the Christmas season in historic Boston, the Archaeological Institute of America and the Society for Classical Studies are presenting a full roster of academic speakers, publishers and exhibits.

Our bookstore in the Marriott Hotel at Copley Place showcases four core civilizations: 

Ancient Egypt,  Classical Mediterranean, Imperial Rome, European Christendom

We will offer a special exhibit:

Antiquarians, Archaeologists, Artists and Architects from the Enlightenment through Modernism

For a preview of the inventory, please contact us directly by email (BasileiaBooks@hotmail.com) or by phone (978 475 7928).

Here is the scheme of the book shelves:

 

WOMEN’S STUDIES, GENDER, FAMILY and SEXUALITY through the centuries

INTRODUCTION TO ARCHAEOLOGY 

HUMAN ORIGINS and PREHISTORY (to 3000 BCE)

ANCIENT EGYPT (3000-725 BCE): Early Dynastic Period through the Third Intermediate Period 

BIBLICAL ISRAEL/JUDAH & HELLENISTIC JUDAISM (3000 BCE – 0 CE):  Archaeology and Material Culture, Canonical & Deuterocanonical Scriptures 

ANCIENT & CLASSICAL MEDITERRANEAN (3000 BCE – O CE): Asia Minor / Near East / Egypt in the Ptolemaic and Roman Eras / Greece / Rome / Etruria / Phoenicia 

FIRST CENTURY OF THE COMMON ERA, including NEW TESTAMENT and FIRST-CENTURY CENTURY JUDAISM 

LATE ANTIQUITY (100-500 CE): Roman Empire / Early Byzantium / Patristics and Rabbinics (100-500 CE) 

THE NORTH ATLANTIC: Celtic / Irish / Welsh / Breton

ISLAMIC STUDIES through the centuries

MEDIEVAL and BYZANTINE (500-1400 CE)

LATE MEDIEVAL, RENAISSANCE and REFORMATIONS PROTESTANT AND CATHOLIC (1400-1700 CE) 

NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES through the centuries

EIGHTEENTH and NINETEENTH CENTURIES, TWENTIETH CENTURY and NEW MILLENIUM (1700-2017 CE)

 

RARE BOOKS

 

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American Schools of Oriental Research 

http://www.asor.org/am/

Bookstore at the

Westin Waterfront Hotel

Concourse Level of the Harborwing

425 Summer Street

Boston, Massachusetts  02210

(617) 532-4600

http://www.westinbostonwaterfront.com/

 

Wednesday, November 15: 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Thursday, November 16: 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Friday, November 17: 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Saturday, November 18: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM

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