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Papyrological Primer. Second (English) Edition

By: Van Groningen, M. David and B.A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Leyden, E.J.Brill: 1946

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 003753

Condition: Good


ix + 167 + 2 maps and 6 facsimile papyri. Original manila paper covers are a bit grubby, some edge curl, spine covering starting to separate at the bottom/top hinges. A few small pencil marginalia, otherwise clean and unmarked. Papyri texts are in Greek, notes in English.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall View more info

Acta Congressus Madvigiani Hafniae MDMLIV. Proceedings of the Second International Congress of Classical Studies. Vol. I. General Part

By: Various

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, Ejnar Munksgaard: 1958

Seller ID: 002038

Condition: Good


445 pp. Plates, maps and figures. Primarily in English, but also includes some French, Italian, German, etc. Original green paper wraps with ancient column has some general wear, chipping at edges, spine sunned. Interior pages are mostly uncut, very slight damp staining to the top edge of the last few pages, otherwise unmarked.; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Terenti Varronis Antiquitatum Rerum: Divinasum. Libri I, XIV, XV, XVI

By: Varro, Marcus T.M.; Reinhold Agahd, Editor

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Manchester, New Hampshire, Ayer Co Pub: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 002809

ISBN: 0405072686

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


381 pp. Index locorum, nominum et rerum. A reprint of the 1898 Teubner. In Latin with some Greek. Part of the Arno Press Ancient Religion and Mythology series. Dark yellow cloth hard covers have bit of wear at extremities. Interior has old owner's inscription to first fly, some small marks on the end paper and what appears to be a pin hole dent in the first fly and half title, otherwise clean and unmarked.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Cures Madre E Maestra Di Roma

By: Vicari, Nello

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Rome, Balzanelli: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6007

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


135 pp. Index. Opere consultate. Illustrated, with photos, drawings and maps. In Italian. Brown card covers with illustration of an ancient oman has minor signs of wear and age, bit of edge curl. Interior paper browning a bit but otherwise clean and unmarked. Very hard to find look at Cures. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 135 pages View more info

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P. Vergili Maronis OPERA Volume I. Introduction and Text. Volume II. Notes.

By: Virgil; P. Vergili Maronis; A. Sidgwick, editor

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Cambridge, University Press: 1905

Seller ID: 6760

Condition: Good


416, 8 + 516 pp, 8 pp. Index in Vol. II. Vol. I is dated 1907, Vol II is 1905. Dark blue Cambridge cloth with blind ruling, bright gilt to spine, edges of boards lightly worn, normal shelf dust. Interiors have normal aging, some neat underlining and marginalia occasionally throughout, sometimes in red ink -- the red ink is very scarce, mostly in the introduction, marginalia in perhaps 10% at most of the text. Text in Latin, extensive notes in English. Texts include Eclog... View more info

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Pub. Virgilii Maronis opera studio, H Pulmani Correcta

By: Virgil; Vergil; Publius Virgilius Maro; Poelman, Theodore

Price: $265.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Guily: Janssonium,: 1624

Seller ID: 9374

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


This is a very scarce miniature 1624 early printed edition of Virgil, his complete works in the original Latin, as edited by the eminent Renaissance philologist and classicist Theodor Poelman. It is complete, with lovely engraved title page showing Aeneas in full Roman armor and the Carthaginian Queen Dido flanking the title, above is a bust of Virgil. It is handsomely rebound in full leather, with black leather label and gilt lettering, sharply printed. This charming ... View more info

Ptolemy's "Tetrabiblos" in the Translation of William of Moerbeke Claudii Ptolemaei Liber Iudicialium (English and Latin Edition)

By: Vuillemin-Diem, Gudrun & Carlos Steel, editors

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Leuven, Leuven University Press: 2015

Seller ID: 6055

ISBN: 9058679624

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


X + 443 pp. Index graeco-latinus, index latino-graecus. Supplementum latinum. Bibliography. Some Greek, text in Latin, else English. Grey cloth with blind stamped medieval scholar, blue gilt to spine. Covers clean and nice, small bit of shelf soil at the top edge, boards just slightly bowed, otherwise crisp and clean. Nice copy. The first edition ever of William of Moerbeke's Latin translation of Ptolemy's celebrated astrological handbook. Ptlemy's treatise offers a syst... View more info

Caesar: A Biography

By: Walter, Gard

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1952

Seller ID: 003318

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Translated from French by Emma Craufurd. Ix + 637 pps. Bibliography, Index. 4 plates showing maps of Roman Provinces and a bust of Cleopatra. Black cloth boards. Book is very clean, no marks or stains. ; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall View more info

Taking Back the Text Poetic Technique in Catullus, Propertius and Tibullus

By: Warden, John

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Toronto, Edgar Kent: 2008

Seller ID: 9927

ISBN: 088866656X

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


KB18 [iv], 111 pp. Glossary, bibliography, endnotes. Dark grey cloth with gilt to spine is clean and nice, interior has owner inscrip on back inside blank, small signs of use, nice copy. Mostly in English although some texts are in Latin. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 120 pages View more info

Apokrimata Decisions of Septimius Severus on legal matters

By: Westerman, William Linn

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 1973

Seller ID: 9555

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


110pp + 4 unnumbered pages. Ancient Greek and English languages, photographs, index. 1973 reprint of 1954 edition. Book has blue faux leather hardcover with gold text on front cover and spine. Minor wear and markings on covers and spine. Front inner hinge is cracked, some pages loose in binding, but still attached. Ex-library with stamps, scholarly notations, and underlining, otherwise text is clear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 114 pages View more info

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Hannibal's March through the Alps Inscribed by the author

By: Wilkinson, Spenser

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7139

Condition: Fair


48 pp + large folding plate with 4 maps, 2 text photos. With an inscription on the inside front cover "T. S. Arnold from the author" Original grey paper hard boards. Boards are detached, spine cover partly perished. Book block still holding on but fragile, blanks foxed. Interior is clean and unmarked. Still usable if delicate. Scarce first edition with the nice inscription. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 48 pages; Signed by Author View more info

The Greek Romances in Elizabethan Prose Fiction

By: Wolff, Samuel Lee

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, The Columbia Unviersity Press: 1912

Seller ID: 003356

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Featured in Columbia University Studies in Comparitive Literature series. ix + 529 pps. End papers have book plates. Dark green cloth boards with gold gilt lettering and Columbia University symbols on front cover and spine. Spine a little worn on top and bottom. Exterior otherwise in excellent condition, little rubbing with faint scratches. Interior in nice condition, very clean with no marks. Hinge cracking.; 8vo View more info

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An Essay on the Original Genius of Homer

By: Wood, Robert

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., McGrath Publishing Company: 1973

Seller ID: 004044

ISBN: 0843401540

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


xv + 342 pp. Frontis plate head of Homer, engravings in the text, two folding plates. A facsimile reprint of the 18th century original. In English with some Latin. Handsome bound in dark khaki linen with black/gilt to the spine. Covers have a little wear, ghost of old sticker, interior clean and nice, printing sharp and clean, plates are lovely. nice copy. A Comparative View of the ancient and Present State of the Troade. Illustrated with Engravings. ; 8vo - over 7&... View more info

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Aristotle's vision of nature. Edited with an Introduction by John Herman Randall, JR. with the Assitance of Charles H. Kahn and Harold A. Larrabee.

By: Woodbridge, Frederick J. E.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York And London, Columbia University Press: 1965

Seller ID: 6771

Condition: Good


Xxii + 169 pp. Tan cloth boards. Book is in good condition with minimal wear. Signed by previous owner in blue pen on front fly page. Some minor pencil marks throughout. Very usable copy. View more info

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Exemplaria Graeca Selections from Passages for Translation Into Greek

By: Y, Sargent J

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford at the Clarendon Press: 1889

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5951

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Viii + 107 pp. Text in facing English and Greek. A nice copy of the original , bound in dark red hardcovers with blind ruling, gilt to the spine, with Frowde's imprint on the interior. Covers are clean, just a bit of wear at extremities. Some occasional pencil marks on the endpapers and lightly in the text, otherwise quite clean and nice for a 120+ year old school book. ; Clarendon Press Series; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 107 pages View more info

Illustrationen Zur Topographie Des Alten Rom. Mit Erlauterndem Texte Fur Schulen.

By: Ziegler, Christoph

Price: $79.00

Publisher: Stuttgart, Paul Neff: 1873

Seller ID: 002595

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Erstes Heft, 31 pages; Zweites Heft, 31 pages; Drittes Heft 45 pages; Viertes Heft, 42 pages + folding plan and addenda. 1873-1877. With plans, panoramas, plates. In German. Black cloth spine with brown marbled paper covered boards are clean, little rubbing around the edges. Interior hinges cracking but binding holding, old owner's signature, paper bit browned and a very occasional small chip, otherwise clean and nice.; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info