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Musae Anglicanae: A History of Anglo-Latin Poetry 1500-1925

By: Bradner, Leicester

Price: $99.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Language Assn of Amer: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001912

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


xii + 383 pp. Index. The Modern Language Association of America, General Series, X. In English with Latin poetry. A hard to find classic. Includes The Humanists, The Elizabethan Age, End of the Renaissance, Scottish WRiters Before 1603, Scots in the 17th Century; Building of a new Tradition, The Eighteenth Century; Nineteenth Century, and a Chronological ist of Publications of Anglo-Latin Poetry. Ribbed dark blue cloth is clean, corners rubbed, spine tips fraying, top edge of back cover bumped. Interior end papers are toned, otherwise clean and unmarked. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" t... View more info

De Transitu, Hellenismi Ad Christianismum De Guillaume Bude Le Passage De L'Hellenisme Au Christianisme

By: Bude, Guillaume

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Sherbrooke, Editions Paulines: 1973

Seller ID: 10052

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Lx, 306 [i] pp. Indices. Works cited. Allusions. Biblical and Greek sources cited. In French, text in Latin in fascimile from the 1535 Stephanus edition. Bright blue library buckram binding, gilt title on spine, remains of library spine label. Interior has all normal library marks, otherwise clean and sturdy. Good copy. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 306 pages View more info

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The Latin Translation of the Arabic Version of Euclid's Elements Commonly Ascribed to Gerard of Cremona Introduction, edition and critical apparatus

By: Busard, H. L. L.

Price: $575.00

Publisher: Leiden, E. J. Brill: 1984

Seller ID: 6881

ISBN: 9004075968

Condition: Very Good


Xxviii + 503 pp. Critical apparatus at rear. 2 appendcies at end of introduction. English introduction with Latin text. Numerous diagrams throughout the text. Brown cloth boards with gold gilt lettering. Book is in excellent condition, very clean with no marks. Top and bottom of spine very slightly bumped. Corners slightly inturning. Very usable copy. ; Asfar - Publikaties Van Het Documentatiebureau Islam-Christendom Van De Rijksuniversiteit Te Leiden, Deel 2; X X View more info

Pseudolus Noster; a Beginner's Latin Course, Part Two Latin II

By: C. W. E. Peckett and A.R. Munday

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Glenview, Illinois, Scott, Foresman and Company: 1970

Seller ID: 9895

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


352 pp. Small octavo bound in hot pink and orange cloth with a slighty faded spine. Corners a little rubbed but in general clean and sturdy. Remains of price sticker on first blank, occasional light pencil marginalia, one illustration of a face has an old piece of tape across it, otherwise a nice Latin II text book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 352 pages View more info

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Caesar's Commentaries on the Gallic and Civil Wars: with the Supplementary Books Attributed to Hirtius; including the Alexandrian, African and Spanish Wars. Literally Translated, with Notes and a Very Elaborate Index.

By: Caesar, Julius

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York & London, Harper & Brothers: 1898

Seller ID: 004580

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


572 pp. Index. In English. Original dark grey-green embossed cloth hard covers are stained and faded, spine gilt just legible. Interior end papers are very foxed, hinges are splitting, but text is otherwise clean and unmarked. Aged but still respectable. ; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall View more info

La Zona Di Porta Romana Dal Seveso All' "Arco Romano"

By: Capitani D'Arzago, Alberto De

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Milan, Casa Editrice Ceschina: 1942

Seller ID: 003754

Condition: Fair


149 + Sommario + xv tavoli, one folding. In Italian. Istituto di Studi Romani, per La Forma Urbis Mediolani. Original cream card covers with red and black are chipped and crisp at edges, spine cover starting to detach. Interior paper is clean but poor quality, starting to be fragile, foxing at the plates. Very hard to find. ; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall View more info

Il Circo Romano

By: Capitani D'Arzago, Alberto De

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Milan, Casa Editrice Ceschina: 1939

Seller ID: 003755

Condition: Fair


vi + 81 pp + folding plans, plates, figures. In Italian. Presentation copy dated 1939 from Capitani to a former owner. Prefazione del Prof. A Calderini. Istituto di Studi Romani...La Forma urbis mediolani. Original manila card covers are worn and chipped at edges with some light staining, spine cover cracking away. Interior paper is toned and poor quality, starting to be fragile, otherwise clean, some foxing at plates. Very scarce.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall View more info

Image for M. Porcius Cato Concerning Agriculture. [Association Henry J. Webb, Aspatria] Bound with the Three Books of M Terentius Varro Concerning Agriculture

M. Porcius Cato Concerning Agriculture. [Association Henry J. Webb, Aspatria] Bound with the Three Books of M Terentius Varro Concerning Agriculture

By: Cato, M. Porcius; Varro, M. Terrentius; Owen, Rev. T. , translator

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, J. White: 1803

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 6037

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


144, xi, [3] 257 pp. With the stamp of Henry J. Webb, Aspatria Agriculture College. Front cover detached, rear board threatening, spine mostly perished, boards quite worn, interior clean and unmarked, paper a little toned. Owen's translations of Cato, dated 1803, and of Varro (dated 1800) , both on agriculture. Scarce in and of themselves, this copy is particularly interesting because it has the ownership stamp of Henry J. Webb[1846-1893], who took over the Aspatria Ag. College in northern England in 1887, the school was founded on the radical idea of training the sons of tenant farmers and la... View more info

Image for Lettre a M Dacier, Relative a L'Alphabet Des Hiéroglyphes Phonétiques Employés Par Les Égyptiens Pour Inscribe Sur Leurs Monuments Les Titres, Les Noms Et Les Surnoms Des Souverains Grecs Et Romains

Lettre a M Dacier, Relative a L'Alphabet Des Hiéroglyphes Phonétiques Employés Par Les Égyptiens Pour Inscribe Sur Leurs Monuments Les Titres, Les Noms Et Les Surnoms Des Souverains Grecs Et Romains

By: Champollion, Jean-François.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Aalen, Otto Zeller: 1962

Seller ID: 6551

Condition: Good


Facsimile of the 1822 1st edition. 65 pp. French text. Fold out hierogplyph charts at rear. Brown softcover. With bookplate of M. S. H. G. Matthieu Heerma Van Voss, (1923-2015) , noted Dutch Egyptologist and professor who specialized in the Book of the Dead. Book is in good condition, very clean with no marks or wear. ; Milliara II. Heerma Van Voss Bookplate; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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La Formation des Noms en Grec Ancien

By: Chantraine, P.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Paris, Honore Champion: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004831

Condition: Fair


xxvii + 473 pp. In French with Greek. Original paper wraps are worn, front cover repaired with old cello tape which has darkened, spine cover worn and marred with old tape, interior bit age darkened. Book has been kept in library folding hard case, which is available to protect the book still, if wanted. Aged and a bit fragile, but still usable. ; Ex-Library; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall View more info

Documents Illustrating the Reigns of Claudius & Nero

By: Charlesworth, M.P., Editor

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge Univ Pr: 1939

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 003529

Condition: Good


viii + 42 pp. Preface in English, texts in Latin or Greek. Original grey card covers are sunned and chipped around edges, small price sticker mark to front cover, spine tips chipped, interior clean and unmarked.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall View more info

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New Studies in Latin Linguistics Proceedings of the 4th International Colloquium on Latin Linguistics, Cambridge, April 1987

By: Coleman, Robert

Price: $59.00

Publisher: Amsterdam/philadelphia, John Benjamins Publishing Company: 1990

Seller ID: 6098

ISBN: 9027230242

Condition: Good


X + 478 pps. Index. Edited volume containing papers in English and French. Green cloth boards with white lettering. Good in good condition with very faint wear along the top/bottom of the spine. Signed by previous owner in pen on front fly page, otherwise very clean with no marks. ; Studies in Language Companion Series; 15.30 X 7.90 X 4.44 inches View more info

Vergil in the Middle Ages

By: Comparetti, Domenico; Benecke, E.F.M., Translator; Ellis, Robinson, Intro

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1966

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 10014

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Xvi, 376 pp. A reprint of the 2nd edition of 1908 of the first edition of 1895. Pale green paper dust jacket has some general shelf wear, price sticker stain, a few short tears. Book itself has a light pencil gift inscript, otherwise clean and unmarked. An unusual look at the oddities of Vergil's popularity in the medieval period, when his poetry took on magical properties. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 376 pages View more info

Fonti Greche E Latine Per La Storia Dei Lucani E Brettii E Di Altre Genti Indigene Della Magna Grecia Per La Storia Dei Lucani E Brettii E Di Altre Genti Indigene Della Magna Grecia

By: Cordano, Federica

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Potenza, Storia Patria Per La Lucania: 1971

Seller ID: 6142

Condition: Good


96 pps. In Italian, with Latin and Ancient Greek texts. Tan softcover wraps. Uncut pages. Preface page is torn in upper right corner. Book is signed in black pen by previous owner. Otherwise in good condition with no other marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Apologie a L'Empereur Constance. Apologie Pour Sa Fuite.

By: D'Alexandrie, Athanase; Szymusiak, Jan-M., Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Paris, Les Editions Du Cerf: 1958

Seller ID: 9669

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


192 pp. Text in Greek, else French. Original light brown covers are a bit worn and chipped around edges, interior paper a little browned, pages never separated. ; Source Chretiennes; 192 pages View more info

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Quod Deterius Potiori Insidiari Soleat

By: d'Alexandrie, Philon & Irène Feuer

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Paris, Cerf: 1965

Seller ID: 7929

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


127 pp. Text in Greek, else French. Library bound in dark red buckram with gilt to spine, white library letters marked out, interior has normal library marks, pocket removed, else clean and sturdy. A nice copy of the Cerf edition of Phil of Alexandria. ; Les ?uvres de Philon d'Alexandrie, 5; Ex-Library; 127 pages View more info

Traité Du Destin (French Edition)

By: D'Aphrodise, Alexandre; Alexander of Aphrodisias; Thillet, Pierre

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Paris, Les Belles Lettres: 2002

Seller ID: 9685

ISBN: 2251003657

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


clviiii, 110 pp. Notes in French, text in Greek. Library bound cream hard covers with the owl, minor wear. Interior paper a little toned but otherwise clean and nice. ; Collection Des Universites De France Serie Grecque; 7.2 X 5.0 X 0.8 inches View more info

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The Synod Of Elvira And Christian Life In The Fourth Century A Historical Essay

By: Dale, Alfred William Winterslow

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan and Co.: 1882

Seller ID: 7147

Condition: Fair


Xxviii + 354 pp. 39 pages of ads at rear. Appendix and index. Blue cloth boards. Book is ex-library with usual interior marks. Tape on spine and library card inside rear cover. Bookplate inside front cover and on front fly page. Book is in fair condition worn/rubbed along edges and spine. Interior has some pen/pencil notations throughout. Hinges slightly cracked. ; Ex-Library; X X View more info

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Collectanea Graeca Majora Analekta Ellenika Meizona, sive Collectanea Graeca Majora ad usum Academicae Juventutis Accommodata: cum Notis Philologicis Tomus I

By: Dalzel, Andreas

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Boston, Hilliard, Gray, Little, et Wilkins: 1831

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004819

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


This is the famous Collectanea Graeca, the poets section, 364 pages of Greek 170 pages of detailed notes in Latin, keyed to the Greek text. Poets include Herodotus, Thucydides, Xenophon, Lysias, Isocrates, Artistotle, Plato, Dionysius Halicarnassis, Theoprastus, Aelianus and Polybius. The book is in bound in leather, front cover detached but present, spine covering worn, book block solid. Title page is browned and chipped, the preface has some tearing to the pages at the gutter, there is some pencil marginalia throughout and end papers have extensive mathematical notes in pencil. Book is an... View more info

Aristotle's History of Athenian Democracy

By: Day, James & Chambers, Mortimer

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Berkeley and Los Angeles, University of California: 1962

Seller ID: 001783

Condition: Good


xiii + 221 pps. Indexes. Buff card covers are age darkened at corners, crossed out ink inscription and old price sticker mark. Interior has ownership stamp and another crossed out ink inscription, otherwise clean.; Ex-Library; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info