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John Dryden's Interpretation and Use of Latin Poetry and Rhetoric. A Thesis Submitted to the Graduate Faculty of the University of Minnesota

By: Feder, Lillian

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002028

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


270 pp. List of works cited. In partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, May 1951. On onionskin paper, a carbon copy, bound in black cloth with gilt spine. Feder's PhD thesis, she would go on to be a scholar, teacher and author. Little wear around edges and spine tips, First fly is detached and worn, onionskin shows some age darkening and there are occasional pen check marks, otherwise clean, sturdy and unmarked. Scarce and unu... View more info

Instrumenta Lexicologica Latina - Series A: Formae (Fasciculus 153) Folchinus De Borfonibus Cremonina

By: Folchinus De Borfonibus; Desantis, Carla, editor

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Turnholt, Brepols: 2004

Seller ID: 6060

ISBN: 2503650120

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Xvii, 79 pp + 6 microfiches. Text in Latin, else French. Glossy red faux leather soft covers with gilt are clean and nice, interior clean and fresh, as new. ; Corpus Christianorum; Vol. 201; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 79 pages View more info

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Instrumenta Lexicologica Latina - Series A: Formae (Fasciculus 153) Folchinus De Borfonibus Cremonina

By: Folchinus De Borfonibus; Desantis, Carla, editor

Price: $41.00

Publisher: Turnholt, Brepols: 2004

Seller ID: 6179

ISBN: 2503650120

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Xvii, 79 pp + 6 microfiches. Text in Latin, else French. Glossy red faux leather soft covers with gilt are clean and nice, interior has part of owner inscript cut off at top right corner, otherwise clean and fresh. ; Corpus Christianorum; Vol. 201; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 79 pages View more info

Instrumenta Lexicologica Latina - Series A: Formae (Fasciculus 153) Folchinus De Borfonibus Cremonina

By: Folchinus De Borfonibus; Desantis, Carla, editor

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Turnholt, Brepols: 2004

Seller ID: 6178

ISBN: 2503650120

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Xvii, 79 pp + 6 microfiches. Text in Latin, else French. Glossy red faux leather soft covers with gilt are clean and nice, interior clean and fresh, as new. ; Corpus Christianorum; Vol. 201; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 79 pages View more info

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Studies in Ancient Technology, Volume 2 With 38 Figures and 7 Tables

By: Forbes, R. J.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Leiden, E. J. Brill: 1965

Seller ID: 7144

Condition: Good


Vi + 220 pp. Index at rear. Tan cloth boards. Book is ex-library with usual interior marks. Book is in good condition. Slightly spotted on exterior. Interior is clean with no marks. Very usable copy. ; Ex-Library; 220 pages View more info

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The Latin Rhetorical Commentaries by Thierry of Chartres

By: Fredborg, Karin Margareta, ecitor

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Toronto, Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies: 1988

Seller ID: 7240

ISBN: 0888440847

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


403 pp. Appendix, bibliography, indices. Commentarius super Libros De Inventione; Commentarius sup Rhetoricam ad Herennium. Bright yellow card covers are a bit edge-curles, scar of old spine label , interior corners lightly thumbed but otherwise clean and respectable, usable. Text in Latin, else English. Thierry of Chartres was a famous Platonist and theologian whose commentaries on Boethius's Opuscula sacra and the Genesis were edited in this series. Here are edited f... View more info

Die Realien in Der Iliade Und Odyssee

By: Friedreich. J.B.

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Erlangen, Ferdinand Enke: 1851

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003208

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


xi + 728 pp. Index. In German. Cloth spine with gilt, marbled brown paper hard boards. NOT reprint. Spine cover is worn, cloth is torn and peeling away at bottom spine, front board has dark blotch at bottom , boards a bit worn. Interior has owner's inscription dated 1851, occasional light pencil marks in the margins, some page corners turned down, otherwise clean and unmarked. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Reading Dionysus Euripides' Bacchae and the Cultural Contestations of Greeks, Jews, Romans, and Christians

By: Friesen, Courtney J. P.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Tubingen, Mohr Siebeck: 2015

Seller ID: 9637

ISBN: 3161538137

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


xii, 331, [4] pp. Bibliography, indices. Grey card covers with black are clean and fresh, just a hint of edge wear, interior clean and unmarked. Good copy.Explores how writers from the 5th century BCE through Byzantium articulated their religious visions over against the tragic Dionysus, often while paradoxically adopting the god's language and symbols. ; Studien Und Texte Zu Antike Und ... And Texts In Antiquity And Christianity; Vol. 95; 8.4 X 5.9 X 0.7 inches; 331 p... View more info

Finis amoris Ende, Gefahrdung und Wandel von Liebe im hochmittelalterlichen deutschen Roman (German Edition)

By: Fritsch-Rossler, Waltraud

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Tubingen, Gunter Narr: 1999

Seller ID: 6247

ISBN: 3823356429

Condition: Good


460 pps. Book in German. Green soft cover with white lettering. Book is in good condition, clean with no exterior marks. Some pencil within. Slight rippling. ; Mannheimer Beitrage zur Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft; 8.74 X 5.83 X 1.18 inches; 460 pages View more info

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C. Plinii Caecilii Secundi Novocomensis, epistolarum libri X: Eiusdem Panegyricus Traiano dictus Cum commentariis Joannis Mariae Catanaei, viri doctissimi. Multis epistolis cum illarum interpretation adiectis. Adiuncti sunt alii, ad alios Caesares, Panegyrici, ad fidem vetusti exemplaris emendati

By: Gaius Plinius Caecilius Secundusl Pliny the Younger; Giovanni Maria Cattaneo; Paul Estienne

Price: $675.00

Publisher: Geneva, Excudebat Paulus Stephanus: 1600

Seller ID: 8753

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


The book is a quarto measuring 6.25" x 9". It is in good antiquarian condition. Handsomely rebacked with 5 raised bands and gilt compartments, what appear to be the original boards with gilt ruling, some skinning and wear, corners rubbed but skillfully repaired. Interior front end paper has an owner inscription indicating that he bought the book in 1706. Title page has some humidity staining, contemporary notations and a scratched out owner inscription. Text pag... View more info

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Inscriptiones Romanae Infimi Aevi Romae Extantes Opera et Cura. 3 Volumes

By: Galletti, Pietro Luigi; D. Petri Aloysii Galletti Romani

Price: $1,100.00

Publisher: Rome, Salomoni: 1760

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8689

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


16, DLXXXIV; [iv] CCCLII; [viii] DLXVIII, 102 [i] pp. With alphabetical index. Entirely in Latin. Full page engraved plate showing the Personification of Rome before title in Vol. I and Vol. III, both volumes with red and black title page with engraved device and half title. Full vellum of the time with red marble decorated edges, cream and gold spine labels which are aged. Vol. II has half title but no title, plate or blank. Vol. II last few leaves have darkened an... View more info

Griechische Literaturgeschichte. Zweiter Band Von Demokritos Bis Aristoteles

By: Geffcken, Johannes

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Heidelberg, Carl Winters: 1934

Seller ID: 001722

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


viii + 246 pp. In German. Auf Deutsche. Schönes Exemplar. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Graceful Reason: Essays in Ancient and Medieval Philosophy Presented to Joseph Owens. Papers in Mediaeval Studies 4

By: Gerson, Lloyd P., Editor

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Pontifical Inst of Medieval Studies: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005127

ISBN: 088844804x

Condition: Good


xiii + 447 pp. Index of Greek terms, referneces to works, general index. A bibliography of Owens. Frontis photograph of Owens. Signed on the half title by Owens. Essays presented on the Occasion of his 75th Birthday and the 50th Anniversary of his Ordination. Most essays in English, a few in Italian or French. Cream and purple card covers are toned and browned, some corner curl. Half title has an obituary for Owens taped in under Owens' signature (tape is quit yell... View more info

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Scriptores Rei Rusticae Veteres Latini ex Recensione 5 Volumes

By: Gesner, Jo. Matth. (1691-1761)

Price: $320.00

Publisher: Venice, Bettinelli: 1783-1784

Seller ID: 8596

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


This is Gesner's edition of a collection of antique works on agriculture and natural history. Classical writers include Cato the Elder, Columella, Palladius, Varro, Quintus Gargilius Martialis, and Flavius Vegetius Renatus.. The works deal with all aspects of living in the countryside, from the practice of agriculture, livestock and beekeeping, to the cure of animals, to the production of products and preserves. This is a handsome octavo edition of the Scriptores, publi... View more info

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O Thesmos Tis Gerousias Ton Ellinikon Poleon Kata Tous Romaikous Chronous

By: Giannakopoulos, Nikos

Price: $52.00

Publisher: Thessaloniki, Vanias: 2008

Seller ID: 5758

ISBN: 960288214X

Condition: Good


615 pp. Greek index, English summary, bibliography mostly English, else Greek. This is the 2008 edition. Marigold yellow paper covers with dark grey, front cover has a pencil mark , corners very lightly worn, interior has pencil erasure on first blank, otherwise clean and nice, good copy. A look at the Gerousia in the Greek cities of Roman times. ; 615 pages View more info

Lexicon arabico-latinum, contextum ex probatioribus Orientis lexicographis. Accedit index latinus copiosissimus.

By: Golius, Jacob; Van Gool, Jacob

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: Leiden, Bonaventura & Abraham Elzevier: 1653

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7694

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


This is the first edition of Golius's Arabic-Latin dictionary, based on the Sihah of Al-Jauhari, called the "best of its kind" until the nineteenth century. The Lexicon is about 1500 pages, in double columns. It is a large heavy folio measuring 14.5" x 9.5", and 3.5" thick. Will require extra postage internationally. Pagination is [12], 16 pgs, 17-2922 columns, [40] pages.OCLC 312103043. Condition is fair antiquarian. It has the original blind stam... View more info

A Historical Commentary on Thucydides: The Ten Years War Volume II, Books II-III

By: Gomme, A.W.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003410

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


xi + 436 pps. 7 maps. Maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering, some wear and rubbing, hinges rubbed and starting to separate but still holding, spine tips bit worn. Interior title page has short tear at bottom edge, text pages little toned otherwise clean and unmarked. Aged but still respectable and very usable.; 8vo View more info

Dictionnaire Des Philosophes Antiques. Vol. VI. De Sabinillus A Tyrsenos

By: Goulet, Richard; Editor

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Paris, CNRS: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9819

ISBN: 2271089891

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


1325 pp. Illustrated with b/w photos at the front. Dark green cloth with bright gilt is clean, bit of shelf dust. Interior is clean and unmarked. Nice copy, quite heavy for international shipping. Entirely in French. "Ce sixieme et avant-dernier tome regroupe 373 notices, de Sabinillus a Tyrsenos. Parmi les philosophes les plus importants traites dans ce volume, citons Seneque, Sextus Empiricus, Simplicius, Socrate, Speusippe, Straton de Lampsaque, Synesius de Cyr... View more info

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Gregorii Nysseni Epistulae

By: Gregory of Nyssa. Ed. Georgius Pasquali

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Leiden, Brill Academic Pub: 1998

Seller ID: 004325

ISBN: 9004111824

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


xci + 98 pps. Index. Addenda and Corrigenda. Text in Greek, prologue in Latin. Dark blue cloth boards. Book in very good condition, very clean with no marks. Exterior in good shape, a few small white marks on front cover. Otherwise excellent, fresh and clean.; 8vo View more info

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Gregorii Nysseni Epistulae

By: Gregory of Nyssa. Ed. Georgius Pasquali

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Leiden, Brill Academic Pub: 1998

Seller ID: 5980

ISBN: 9004111824

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


xci + 98 pps. Index. Addenda and Corrigenda. Text in Greek, prologue in Latin. Dark blue cloth boards. Book in very good condition, very clean with no marks. Exterior in good shape, a few small white marks on front cover. Otherwise excellent, fresh and clean.; 8vo View more info