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Grammatical Exercises on the Moods, Tenses and Syntax of the Latin Language. adapted to the method of Ruddiman's Rudiments. A New Edition, revised and corrected throughout, with notes. To which is added a vocabulary.
1 Grammatical Exercises on the Moods, Tenses and Syntax of the Latin Language. adapted to the method of Ruddiman's Rudiments. A New Edition, revised and corrected throughout, with notes. To which is added a vocabulary.
Edinburgh & London Stirling & Kenny, Whittaker & Co. 1830 leather Good 16 Mo. 
viii, 252 pages. Binding sturdy and hinges secure with rubbing to extremities; the number 6 in white to spine. Mild soiling to endpapers and age-toning to leaves. Old ink notation to first leaves and a few within. Duncan Stevenson, Printer. Uncommon. 
Price: 110.50 CDN
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Key to the Second and Third Parts of Ellis's Collection of Exercises from the Writings of Cicero. With references to the passages in the original.
2 Key to the Second and Third Parts of Ellis's Collection of Exercises from the Writings of Cicero. With references to the passages in the original.
London Longman & Co.. Gilbert & Rivington printers 1840 leather Very Good 12mo. 
iv, 101 pages. Binding sturdy and hinges secure with rubbing to extremities; a split along upper hinge at head has evidently been fixed some time ago leaving a white discolouration. Ghost of sticker to front board and the number 5 in white to front and spine. Mild soiling to endpapers, else clean and neat. Adverts for volumes of Whittaker & Co. Ave Maria Lane, London, to front and rear pastedown. 
Price: 123.50 CDN
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Vox Graeca: A Guide to the Pronunciation of Classical Greek, Allen, W. Sidney
3 Allen, W. Sidney Vox Graeca: A Guide to the Pronunciation of Classical Greek
London Cambridge University Press 1981 052120626X / 9780521206266 Second Edition Cloth Very Good Good 8vo., Boards 
xiv, 174pp dust jacket has light wear and chipping 
Price: 32.50 CDN
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Vergina, The Prehistoric Necropolis and the Hellenistic Palace. [Studies in Mediterranean Archaeology vol. XIII], Andronicos, Manolis
4 Andronicos, Manolis Vergina, The Prehistoric Necropolis and the Hellenistic Palace. [Studies in Mediterranean Archaeology vol. XIII]
Lund Carl Blom 1964 Card covers Very Good 4to. 
11 pages. Light wear to covers. Foxing to first and final leaf. No inscriptions. 
Price: 19.50 CDN
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The Nicomachean Ethics of Aristotle, trs. Peters, Aristotle; F. H. Peters
5 Aristotle; F. H. Peters The Nicomachean Ethics of Aristotle, trs. Peters
London Kegan Paul, Trench & Co. 1886 Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
xv, 354, 46 pages. Third edition " in this edition a few clerical errors have been corrected, and the wording of one or two passages has been improved" [author's note]. Green cloth rubbed at extremities; gilt titles to spine. Original green slate endpapers. Interior is clean and free of marks. 
Price: 52.00 CDN
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Roman Africa.  Archaeological Walks in Algeria and Tunis, Boissier, Gaston
6 Boissier, Gaston Roman Africa. Archaeological Walks in Algeria and Tunis
New York and London G.P. Putnam's Sons 1899 First Edition Cloth Very Good 8vo., boards 
xv, 344pp. + adv. previous owner's name to ffep. translated by Arabella Ward. Includes four maps 
Price: 68.75 CDN
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De Bello Gallico Commentariorum; Libri Quinque, accessit Index Geographicus. [Gallic War 1-5], C. Julii Caesaris              [Julius Caesar]
7 C. Julii Caesaris [Julius Caesar] De Bello Gallico Commentariorum; Libri Quinque, accessit Index Geographicus. [Gallic War 1-5]
London Andreae Wilson 1811 Full Leather Good 24mo. 
164 pages. Stereotype Edition. Leather rubbed at extremities with loss at foot of spine; upper hinge beginning to split. Both boards well attached; offsetting to endpapers but interior generally clean with two blank endpapers at front and at rear. Uncommon. 
Price: 97.50 CDN
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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., Caesar, Julius
8 Caesar, Julius 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.
New York Harper & Brothers 1897 Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
vi, 572 pages. Text is in English. Blind stamped black cloth with gilt to spine. Edges dusty; interior clean; binding sound. 
Price: 52.00 CDN
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The Sacred Officials of the Eleusinian Mysteries. [Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, New Series Vol. 64, Part 3, 1974], Clinton, Kevin
9 Clinton, Kevin The Sacred Officials of the Eleusinian Mysteries. [Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, New Series Vol. 64, Part 3, 1974]
Philadelphia American Philosophical Society 1974 Hardcover Very Good 4to. 
143 pages. Privately bound hardcover in burgundy faux leather with titles in gilt to front and collector's name lower right front; light wear. Light foxing to endpapers and title page. No inscriptions. 
Price: 162.50 CDN
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Plato's Cosmology. The Timaeus of Plato, Cornford, F. M.
10 Cornford, F. M. Plato's Cosmology. The Timaeus of Plato
London Routledge & Kegan Paul 1956 Cloth Very Good Very Good 8vo. 
xviii, 376, 8 pages. Fourth impression. Front free endpaper wavy from a presentation plate pasted to verso. The recipient went on to be a Professor of philosophy and this volume has his occasional and discrete pencil scoring throughout. Binding is sound; jacket verso has been reinforced along lower spine joint. Binding is sound. Please inquire for an accurate overseas shipping quote. 
Price: 84.50 CDN
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The Origins of Mycenaean Civilisation., Dickinson, O.T.P.K.:
11 Dickinson, O.T.P.K.: The Origins of Mycenaean Civilisation.
Göteborg Paul Aström 1977 Hardcover Very Good 4to. 
134 pages, with advert leaf at rear and map tipped in at front. Privately bound hardcover in burgundy faux leather with titles in gilt to spine and collector's name lower right front; light wear. Original front card cover retained, lightly soiled. Foxing to endpapers and to map. 
Price: 52.00 CDN
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Euripides. Juvenal. Aristophanes. [Ancient Classics for English Readers, 3 volumes bound in one], Donne, William Bodham; Edward Walford; W. Lucas Collins
12 Donne, William Bodham; Edward Walford; W. Lucas Collins Euripides. Juvenal. Aristophanes. [Ancient Classics for English Readers, 3 volumes bound in one]
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott 1890 Cloth Very Good 12mo. 
vii, 204, 169, 172 pages, with separate half-title and title pages for each work. Original brown cloth with gilt to spine; slate endpapers with very faint signature to front, else clean and unmarked in sound binding. No stated date of publication, circa 1890. 
Price: 65.00 CDN
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Foreshadowing and Suspense in the Epics of Homer, Apollonius, and Vergil, Duckworth, George Eckel
13 Duckworth, George Eckel Foreshadowing and Suspense in the Epics of Homer, Apollonius, and Vergil
New York Haskell House 1966 Saddle Stapled Card Covers Very Good 8vo 
135pp. Card covers sunned; clean and unmarked with sturdy binding. 
Price: 58.50 CDN
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The Theaetetus of Plato, Dyde, S.W. (translation and introduction)
14 Dyde, S.W. (translation and introduction) The Theaetetus of Plato
Glasgow James MacLehose and Sons 1899 First Edition Cloth Very Good 12mo., boards 
viii, 173pp. + Catalogue of Books, 24pp. Offsetting to endpapers. Previous owner's name to ffep. Light scoring and annotation throughout in pencil. Sturdy binding and sound hinges. 
Price: 45.50 CDN
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Euripides : Alcestis, Hecuba, Medea, Orestes, Phoenissae Edited, with Original Explanatory English Notes, &c., &c., Euripides; Rev. J. R. Major
15 Euripides; Rev. J. R. Major Euripides : Alcestis, Hecuba, Medea, Orestes, Phoenissae Edited, with Original Explanatory English Notes, &c., &c.
London Longman, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman 1838 Cloth Good 8vo. 
xvi, 116; lii, [2], 165; xv, 176; vi, [2], 158; xii, 168 pages. A pleasing volume of nearly 900 pages, very well printed, with the "&c., &c." being substantial: background, earlier criticism, appendicies, indicies, questions and so forth for each play. The plays are in Greek; notes &c in English primarily with classical testimonials in Greek and Latin. I have not found this edition listed in library holdings. Binding sound and supple with hinges fully secure. Contents clean and unmarked. Rubbing to head and foot of spine. Curl to top corner of pp. xix-12 of Hecuba. 
Price: 357.50 CDN
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Cuneiform Studies and the History of Civilization [Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, Vol. 107, 1963], Finkelstein, J.J.; Thorkild Jacobsen, Samuel Noah Kramer, O. Neugebauer, E.A. Speiser
16 Finkelstein, J.J.; Thorkild Jacobsen, Samuel Noah Kramer, O. Neugebauer, E.A. Speiser Cuneiform Studies and the History of Civilization [Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, Vol. 107, 1963]
Philadelphia American Philosophical Society 1964 Hardcover Very Good 4to. 
Vol. 107, No. 6 (1963). Paginated 461-543, iv. Privately bound hardcover in burgundy faux leather with titles in gilt to front and collector's name lower right front; light wear. Foxing to endpapers and to first two printed leaves at front. No inscriptions. 
Price: 32.50 CDN
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Das Musikalische System der Griechen  in Seiner Urgestalt, Fortlage, C.
17 Fortlage, C. Das Musikalische System der Griechen in Seiner Urgestalt
Amsterdam BRG P. Schippers 1964 Reprint Cloth Very Good 4to., boards 
viii, 140pp. +2 folding tables; reprinted from the Leipzig edition of 1847 
Price: 71.50 CDN
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Herodotus, Glover, T.R.
18 Glover, T.R. Herodotus
Berkeley, California University of California Press 1924 First Edition Cloth Very Good 8vo., Boards 
xv, 301pp. previous owners' signatures and bookplate to front endpapers. Sather Classical Lectures Volume Three 
Price: 52.00 CDN
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Barbarians and Romans, A.D. 418-584, Goffart, Walter A.
19 Goffart, Walter A. Barbarians and Romans, A.D. 418-584
Princeton University Press 1980 0691102317 / 9780691102313 Softcover Very Good 8vo. 
xv, 279 pages. Clean and unmarked with no creasing to spine. 
Price: 32.50 CDN
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De Veritate Religionis Christianae. Editio Novissima, In qua ejusdem Annotationes sius quaque Paragraphis ad faciliorem usum subjecta Sunt, Grotius, Hugo
20 Grotius, Hugo De Veritate Religionis Christianae. Editio Novissima, In qua ejusdem Annotationes sius quaque Paragraphis ad faciliorem usum subjecta Sunt
Amsterdam Ex Officina Elseviriana 1674 leather Very Good 16mo. 
[xii], 408 pages. Contemporary full leather rubbed at extremities. Two bookplates front pastedown: B. Barrett, and "Spes Tutissima Coelis". Signature of Zacheus Haydon dated January 1696/7 top right front endpaper. Interior is clean and free of foxing and inscription. Unrestored binding is sound and hinges sturdy. 
Price: 162.50 CDN
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