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Hermes and Plato

By: Schure, Edouard. Trans. F. Rothwell

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, William Rider & Son: 1919

Seller ID: 003396

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


117 pps. Green cloth boards with black lettering. Book in good condition. Exterior spine tips worn, covers a bit worn and rubbed at corners. Paper a little toned with an occasional small pencil mark, else good.; 8vo View more info

Ancient Greek Female Costume. Illustrated By One Hundred and Twelve Plates and Numerous Smaller Illustrations

By: Smith, J. Moyr, Editor

Price: $49.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston & Co., Ltd.: 1883

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 002681

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


87 pp + 112 pp plates. With explanatory letterpress and descriptive passages from the works of Homer, Hesiod, Herodotus, Aeschylus, Euripides, Aristophanes, Theocritus, Xenophon, Lucian and other Greek authors. Attractive and hard to find in the original editions. Soft orange cloth covers with black illustration of Greek costume and decorative freize, has some light stains, faded, spine tips dusted. Interior black Victorian end papers show some wear, handsome old book... View more info

Bibliotheca Hagiographica Graeca. Editio Altera Emendatoro Accedit Synopsis Metaphrastica

By: Societe des Bollandistes

Price: $89.00

Publisher: Bruxelles, Societe Des Bollandistes: 1909

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 003872

Condition: Fair


xv + 298 pp. In Latin with some Greek. The expanded 2nd edition, very hard to find. Original cream paper wraps and worn and chipped, spine has been taped with new title laid down, interior browning, some corners and edges chipping a bit, but still quite usable. ; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall View more info

Latin Alive: The Survival of Latin in English and the Romance Languages

By: Solodow, Joseph B.

Price: $64.78

Publisher: New York, Cambridge University Press: 2010

Seller ID: 003390

ISBN: 0521515750

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


xii + 356 pps. General index + Index of English Words. 7 maps. Red hard cover. Book in excellent condition, perfectly clean with no marks. Exterior in very good condition, no wear or tear. Slightly worn sticker with ISBN and bar code on rear.; 8vo View more info

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Sophocleae Quaestiones. Praemittuntur Disputationes de Tragoediae Origine et de Tragicorum Graecorum cum Republica Necessitudine

By: Sophocles; August Ludwig Wilhelm Jacob.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Warsaw, Impensis Auctoris.: 1821

Seller ID: 7427

Condition: Good


In original 3/4 leather binding with red leather spine and corners, red marbled paper boards. Plays include Ajax, Electra; Trachiniae (Women of Trachis), Philoctetes, Oedipus Rex, Oediupus in Colonus and Antigone.In good condition. The red leather corners and spine are a little faded and scuffed, red marbled hard paper covers a little faded, interior title page has some foxing, some foxing throughout, a few neat pencil marginalia by an old scholar, otherwise tight and cl... View more info

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Sophoclis Tragoediae. Recensuit et Explanavit Eduardus Wunderus. Vol. I. Sect. I. Contineeeens Philoctetam. Editio Quarta, quam Curavit N. Wecklein

By: Sophocles; Wunder, Edward

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Leipzig, B.G. Teubner: 1875

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 004440

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


iv + 160 pp. Text in Greek, all notes, etc. in Latin. Original dark red cloth has blind ruling to covers, gilt to spine. Covers generally worn, top of front cover cracked, corners rubbed, spine tips rubbed, interior end papers browned, two owner inscrips, one of a noted classicist, very occasional light marks throughout, paper bit toned, aged but respectable and usable. ; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall View more info

Il Cristianesimo e Roma

By: Sordi, Marta

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Bologna, Licinio Cappelli: 1965

Seller ID: 9873

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


512 pp. Indices. Illustrated with plates. Cream dust jacket with red type and black ruling has normal shelfwear, chipping around extremities and starting to separate at flap joints. Cream card covers are clean with some edge wear at the top. Red and black title page has library embossure, very occasional light pencil marginalia, otherwise clean and sturdy. In Italian. ; Storia di Roma; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 512 pages View more info

Mantinades: Selected Love Distichs of Crete

By: Spyridakis, Stylianos V.

Price: $21.00

Publisher: New Rochelle, New York, Aristide D. Caratzas: 1997

Seller ID: 003409

ISBN: 0892415770

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Uniform ripling from water damage. 142 pps. Red cloth boards, with gilt lettering, very clean and bright. Interior clean and unmarked, light damp rippling throughout with a bit of foxing at last two pages, otherwise good.; 8vo View more info

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De Catechizandis Rudibus Liber Unus

By: St. Augustine; Christopher, Joseph (Trans. )

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Catholic University of America: 1926

Seller ID: 6575

Condition: Fair


Xxi + 365 pp. 4 indices at rear. English text. Light grey softcover wraps. Book is in fair condition. Some external wear with lower right corner of FC bent and torn. Hinges seperating. Pen mark on top of page edges. Interior is clean with no marks. View more info

Greek Roman and Byzantine Studies. Volume 17 Autumn 1986 Number 3

By: Stanley, Keith, et al

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Durham, NC, Duke University Press: 1986

Seller ID: 004595

Condition: Good


235-329 pp. Original pale card covers with black are lightly worn, bit of crinkling around edges, small price sticker mark, address label mark at rear cover, interior clean and unmarked. Includes:Aetolian Hyantes in Phrynichus,Huxley; Lichas' Lies & Sophoclean Innovation, Halleran; The Herodotean Solon,chiasson; Agesilaus in Diodurs, Westlake; The Eis Barilea of Ps-Aelius Aristides, de Blois; The Crossing of the Danube and the Gothic Conversion, Heather; Eunapius and ... View more info

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American Journal of Archaeology. Volume 77, No. 3 July 1973

By: Stillwell, Richard, editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Archaeological Institute of America: 1973

Seller ID: 5997

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


261-364 pp + 64 plates. Illustrated throughout with diagrams, figures, etc. Tan card covers are a bit sunned, bottom front corner has a short tear and crease, interior clean and unmarked. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Opera Qjuae Exstant Omnia, Ex Recensione Ier. Iac. Oberlini. Tomus I, II, III, IV and V

By: Tacitus, C. Cornelius & Oberlin, Jeremias Jacob

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Taurini, Pomba Et Fil.: 1820

Seller ID: 002442

Condition: Fair


lxxv + 505 pp, 660 pp, 532 pp, 530 pp + (ii), frontis plate + 658 pp. 1820-1822. Opera Omnia of Tacitus, Collectio Latinorum Scriptorum cum Notis, edited and annotated by Jeremias Jacob Oberlin (1735-1806), librarian and rector of the Gymnasium in Strasburg and a renowned philologist. An impressive complete set. Soft covers show normal signs of wear, Vol. I has tape reinforcing at spine, book block is splitting. Book block of Vol. 5 is also split. Otherwise, volume... View more info

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Sibylline Oracles Translated from the Greek Into English Blank Verse

By: Terry, Milton S. (translation)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Eaton & Mains: 1899

Seller ID: 6610

Condition: Fair


292 pp. Index at rear. English text. Grey cloth boards. Book is ex-library with usual interior and exterior marks. Pocket inside rear cover. Rough cut pages. Book is in fair condition. Wear along edges and base of spine. Tear on top of page 9/10.; Ex-Library View more info

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Sententiae Graecolatinae Theognidis Megarensis Sententiae Graecolatinae certis titulis quos margo numerato exhibet distinctae: Cum inidce duplici uno dictionum et Phrasium...

By: Theognis of Megara; Camerarius, Joachim; Seber, Wolfgang; Scholia

Price: $425.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Thomas Schurer: 1603

Seller ID: 9177

Condition: Good


8 ff, 97 pp, 43 ff, 7 ff, 137 pp, 9 ff. In what appears to be original pigskin stamped with elaborate designs and borders with initials in the borders. Initials in the border look like CSM and the date is 1612 (probably when CSM had it bound). 5 raised bands to the spine. Text in Latin and Greek (1st work); Greek (2nd work). Pigskin is age darkened with some scuffing and skinning to the joints and spine, skin starting to separate at bottom joints, some rubbing to spine... View more info

The History of the Peloponnesian War, Vol II

By: Thucydides, Ed. Thomas Arnold

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oxford, John Henry Parker; Whittaker and Co.: 1841

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 003412

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Rebound. viii + 324 pps. 5 maps, including two really nice fold outs. Text in Greek, intro and notes in English. Brown hardened cloth boards. Book in good condition, very clean with no marks. Exterior in good shape, no wear, marks, or scratches.; 8vo View more info

Italian Cast Coinage Italian Aes Grave, Aes Rude, Signatum and the Aes Grave of Sicily

By: Thurlow, Bradbury K. & Italo G. Vecchi

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Dorchester, V. C Vecchi & Sons / B. & H. Kreindler: 1979

Seller ID: 6249

ISBN: 0950683604

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


50 pages + 82 plates depicting italian coinage. Pale yellow DJ with blue lettering. DJ is in fair condition, some tear and wear along edges. Brown/red cloth boards. Book itself is in good condition, very clean with no marks. ; X X ; 140 pages View more info

Pindari Epinicia

By: Turyn, Alexander, Ed.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Polish Institute of Arts & Sciences in America: 1944

Seller ID: 8395

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


xiv + 224 pp. Foreword in Latin, text in ancient Greek, notes in Latin and Greek. Dark green cloth with gilt is bit grubby, worn at edges, spine gilt just legible. Interior hinges weak but holding, owner's inscription in ink, light pencil marginalia and notes throughout, occasional ink -- the previous owner certainly used this book but it is still sturdy with lots more use left in it.; Vol. 5; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall; 224 pages View more info

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Aristotle's Treatise on Poetry, Translated: with Notes on the Translation and on the Original; and Two dissertations on Poetical and Musical Imitation. The Second Edition in Two Volumes. Vol. I & II

By: Twining, Thomas; Twining, Daniel.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, Luke Hansard & Sons: 1812

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 004536

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


xxxii, 344 pp + [4] 499 [1] pp. Two volumes, complete, library bound in dark grey-green buckram with gilt to the spines. Half title in first volume, OCLC 52438603. Spine tips have a bit of wear but bindings generally handsome, interior normal library marks including pockets. Renewed endpapers and both free front endpapers are cracking at gutter. Vol. I half title has old tape repair, title page has some short tears, and chipping at edges, some foxing throughout but ot... View more info

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T. Maccii Plauti. Comoediae. Vol. I & II bound as one Amphitruonem et Asinariam cum Prolegomenis et Commentariis Continens; Aululariam Bacchides Captiuos Curculionem Continens

By: Ussing, Johanne Louis (Ioannes Ludovicus); Plautus, Titus Maccius

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, Gyldendaliane (F. Hegel/Patris Et Filii): 1875-1878

Seller ID: 9892

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


[iv], 443 and xvi, 586, [i]. Entirely in Latin. Library Copenhagen blue buckram has some remains of stickers, otherwise clean and nice. Interior has a few library stamps and a pocket, half title has a clean tear across the page, some pages not completely separated although they have been trimmed, clean and good. Nice copy of Ussing's edition of Plautus's Comedies. Vol. I and II bound as one, only. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Llibre Anomenat Valeri Maximo Dels Dits y Fets Memorables Traduccio Catalana Del XIV Segle. Volum I & II

By: Valerius Maximus; Translation Frare Antoni Canals; R. Miquel y Planas

Price: $325.00

Publisher: Barcelona, Biblioteca Catalana: 1914

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 003854

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


li + 309 pp + ads and 380 pp + ads. Red and black double title pages , one showing a medieval monk examining a manuscript and the other the Roman wolf suckling the twins. Double page plate showing fol 3 of the manuscript, historiated initials and decorations throughout, beautiful laid watermarked paper with deckle edges. Two volumes bound in brilliant red cloth with crown and acorn leaves in gilt to front covers, gilt to spines and gilt escutcheon with "A bon seny n... View more info