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Hippolytos

By: Euripides, Ed. W.S. Barrett

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1964

Seller ID: 003416

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


xvi + 453 pps. Indexs + Addenda. Text in Greek, intro and notes in English. Ex-Library, stamped on the backside of title page. Dark blue cloth boards. Light blue dust jacket. Book in good condition, small green marker '#' sign on front fly page. Pink remnant of a library pocket on inside front cover. Exterior in great shape, clean, with minimal wear and no tears. Dust jacket in good shape, laminated. No wear or tears.; Ex-Library; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall View more info

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Euripides Ion

By: Euripides; Owen, A.S., Ed.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1963

Seller ID: 004694

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


196 pp. In Ancient Greek with extensive English commentary as well as a metrical analysis and an appendix on the names of the tribes. Dark red cloth with gilt to spine has normal wear, few spots and rubs on covers, corners little bumped, spine tips slightly frayed. Interior has owner inscrip in pencil, Greek text has extensive pencil marginalia and notes, otherwise clean. Used but respectable and usable. Euripides was Athens' premier tragic poet, born at Salamis in 480 BC; he brought the heroes and heroines of ancient Greece down to earth in his plays, it was said that he represented peopl... View more info

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Euripides. Iphigenia in Tauris. Edited with Introduction and Commentary

By: Euripides; Platnauer, M., Editor

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1938

Seller ID: 004466

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


xix + 186 pp. Text in Greek, introduction and extensive notes in English. Text and critical apparatus of Professor Murray. Dark red cloth with gilt to spine, covers are clean, front cover bit forward, little wear at spine tips, interior end papers oxidized, two owner inscrip, text has an occasional discreet marking, but otherwise clean and nice. A handsome vintage copy. ; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall View more info

The Cults of the Greek States, Vol. I, II, III, IV and V

By: Farnell, Lewis Richard

Price: $399.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7563

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


1896-1905, 5 Volumes, complete. First planned as a 3 volume set, then 2 more vols were completed. xx,423; x,425-761, 16; xii, 393; viii, 454, plates, ads; xii, 495 pp, ads. Index in vol. V. Illustrated throughout with many b/w plates. Matching handsome dark green pebbled cloth with blind ruling to the covers, gold filets to the spine with gilt Oxford insignia. All volumes have white library numbers on bottom spine as well as normal library markings. Some rubbing at the corners, Vol. I spine tips are more worn than the others. Vol V pages were never separated. Interiors otherwise clean, stu... View more info

Die Werke des Albertus Magnus in Ihrer Handschriftlichen Uberlieferung Tiel I Die Echten Werke Codices Manuscripti Operum Alberti Magni Pars I Opera Genuina

By: Fauser SJ, Winifried

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Aschendorff, Monasterii Westfalorum in Aedibus Aschendorff: 1982

Seller ID: 9862

ISBN: 34020399907

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


xxvi, 483pp + 3 unnumbered pages. Latin and German languages. Book has dark green leather on spine, light green decorative paper on front and back, gold text over faded red labels on spine. Minor wear to head and tail, evidence of removed library sticker on spine, corners bumped, minor marks on back cover, Ex-library with stamps and pocket, otherwise text is clear. With inscription by a medieval scholastic scholar and a bookplate. ; Opera Omnia; Ex-Library; Vol. 1; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 512 pages View more info

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 unusual.; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Hermès Trismégiste, Corpus Hermeticum. Tome I Poimandrès - Traités II-XII (French and Ancient Greek Edition)

By: Festugière, André-Jean & Arthur Darby Nock; Hermes Trismegiste

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Paris, Les Belles Lettres: 1945

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 9976

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


196 pp. 200 examples. In French, with Greek text, French translation a face. Original Bude yellow card covers with owl are chipped at the edges, a little aged. Interior end pages are oxidized , otherwise clean and unmarked. Used but not abused, hard to find in the 1945 original. ; Collection Des Universites De France Serie Grecque; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 196 pages View more info

Hermès Trismégiste, Corpus Hermeticum. Tome II Asclepius. Traites XIII-XVIII (French and Ancient Greek Edition)

By: Festugière, André-Jean & Arthur Darby Nock; Hermes Trismegiste

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Paris, Les Belles Lettres: 1945

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 9977

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


197-404 pp. 200 examples. In French, with Greek text, French translation a face. Original Bude yellow card covers with owl are chipped at the edges, a little aged. Interior end pages are oxidized , otherwise clean and unmarked. Used but not abused, hard to find in the 1945 original. ; Collection Des Universites De France Serie Grecque; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 196 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: 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 for the first time Thierry's commentaries on cicero's manual on rhetorical argumention and the full-scale Pseudo-ciceronian rh... 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 pages 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

Image for 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

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 pages have some occasional humidity marks and contemporary marginalia and underlining, occasional marginal worming, page 475 has... 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 and paper is cracking and thinned there, sometimes affecting text. Vellum has normal wear and age, library spine marks, Vol. I... 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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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, published in 5 volumes. The first volume has a magnificent frontis plate. Each volume has a title page with a beautiful rustic t... View more info