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Image for 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.

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.

By: N/A

Price: $123.50

Publisher: London, Longman & Co.. Gilbert & Rivington printers: 1840

Seller ID: Books006796

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

Image for 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.

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.

By: N/A

Price: $110.50

Publisher: Edinburgh & London, Stirling & Kenny, Whittaker & Co.: 1830

Seller ID: Books006805

Condition: Good


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. View more info

Image for He Kaine Diathek. Novum Testamentum [Greek New Testament]

He Kaine Diathek. Novum Testamentum [Greek New Testament]

By: N/A

Price: $181.25

Publisher: Patavii [Padova], Ex Typographia Seminarii: 1820

Seller ID: Books011184

Condition: Very Good


516 pages. Contemporary binding is sound. Scattered light foxing throughout; dampstain to portion of 25 leaves. View more info

Image for Vindiciae Christianae: A Comparative Estimate of the Genius and Temper of the Greek, the Roman, the Hindu, the Mahometan, and the Christian Religions.

Vindiciae Christianae: A Comparative Estimate of the Genius and Temper of the Greek, the Roman, the Hindu, the Mahometan, and the Christian Religions.

By: Alley, Jerome

Price: $218.75

Publisher: London, T. Cadell: 1826

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books005887

Condition: Good


[xvi], 682 pages. Comprehensive and relatively early volume of comparative religion (from a Christian angle) with chapter headings: Prefatory view / The being and atributes of God / Providence / Consolation / Devotion / Religious rites and institutions / Morrals and motives / Instruction of the poor / Domestic and female manners / Future state / Expiation - Atonement / Founders and teachers of religion / Conclusion. The volume has been professionally rebound in brown buckram wuth gilt titles to spine and new endpapers. Two library stamps on title page, no other x-lib. markings. foxing to first... View more info

Image for Vergina, The Prehistoric Necropolis and the Hellenistic Palace. [Studies in Mediterranean Archaeology vol. XIII]

Vergina, The Prehistoric Necropolis and the Hellenistic Palace. [Studies in Mediterranean Archaeology vol. XIII]

By: Andronicos, Manolis

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Lund, Carl Blom: 1964

Seller ID: Books008984

Condition: Very Good


11 pages. Light wear to covers. Foxing to first and final leaf. No inscriptions. View more info

Image for The Dwellers on the Nile or Chapters on the Life, Literature, History and Customs of the Ancient Egyptians

The Dwellers on the Nile or Chapters on the Life, Literature, History and Customs of the Ancient Egyptians

By: Budge, E.A.

Price: $118.75

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books012032

Condition: Very Good


204 pages, folding frontispiece with tissue guard. Superficial wear to covers, spine darkened. Publisher's decorative endpapers. No inscriptions. Volume VIII By-paths of Bible Knowledge. View more info

Image for De Bello Gallico Commentariorum; Libri Quinque, accessit Index Geographicus. [Gallic War 1-5]

De Bello Gallico Commentariorum; Libri Quinque, accessit Index Geographicus. [Gallic War 1-5]

By: C. Julii Caesaris [Julius Caesar]

Price: $97.50

Publisher: London, Andreae Wilson: 1811

Seller ID: Books006784

Condition: Good


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. View more info

Image for The Early Bronze Age Citadel and Lower City at Ai (Et-Tell), A Report of the Joint Archaeological Expedition to Ai (Et-Tell): No. 2

The Early Bronze Age Citadel and Lower City at Ai (Et-Tell), A Report of the Joint Archaeological Expedition to Ai (Et-Tell): No. 2

By: Callaway, Joseph A.

Price: $106.25

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, American Schools of Oriental Research: 1980

Seller ID: Books011119

Condition: Very Good


xiv, 295 pages. Light foxing to first few and final few leaves. Binding is sound. For overseas shipping please inquire. View more info

Image for The Sacred Officials of the Eleusinian Mysteries. [Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, New Series Vol. 64, Part 3, 1974]

The Sacred Officials of the Eleusinian Mysteries. [Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, New Series Vol. 64, Part 3, 1974]

By: Clinton, Kevin

Price: $162.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, American Philosophical Society: 1974

Seller ID: Books010122

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

Image for Plato's Cosmology. The Timaeus of Plato

Plato's Cosmology. The Timaeus of Plato

By: Cornford, F. M.

Price: $84.50

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1956

Seller ID: Books010145

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

Image for The Origins of Mycenaean Civilisation.

The Origins of Mycenaean Civilisation.

By: Dickinson, O.T.P.K.:

Price: $52.00

Publisher: Göteborg, Paul Aström: 1977

Seller ID: Books008981

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

Image for The Mandaeans of Iraq and Iran. Their Cults, Customs, Magic Legends, and Folklore

The Mandaeans of Iraq and Iran. Their Cults, Customs, Magic Legends, and Folklore

By: Drower, E.S.

Price: $162.50

Publisher: Leiden, E.J. Brill: 1962

Seller ID: Books011156

Condition: Very Good


xxvi, 438 pages. Edges dusty, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; light foxing to endpapers. Binding sound; no inscriptions. View more info

Image for Euripides : Alcestis, Hecuba, Medea, Orestes, Phoenissae Edited, with Original Explanatory English Notes, &c., &c.

Euripides : Alcestis, Hecuba, Medea, Orestes, Phoenissae Edited, with Original Explanatory English Notes, &c., &c.

By: Euripides; Rev. J. R. Major

Price: $357.50

Publisher: London, Longman, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman: 1838

Seller ID: Books007322

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Das Musikalische System der Griechen in Seiner Urgestalt

By: Fortlage, C.

Price: $71.50

Publisher: Amsterdam, BRG P. Schippers: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: Books004710

Condition: Very Good


viii, 140pp. +2 folding tables; reprinted from the Leipzig edition of 1847 View more info

Image for Inscriptiones Pedemontanae Infimi Aevi Romae Exstantes [Marquis de Morante binding]

Inscriptiones Pedemontanae Infimi Aevi Romae Exstantes [Marquis de Morante binding]

By: Galletti, Pierluigi

Price: $1,125.00

Publisher: Romae, Generosi Salomoni: 1766

Seller ID: Books011112

Condition: Very Good


[8], 1-206 pages; two blanks at rear. Full green morocco with the arms of the Marquis de Morante stamped in gold to front and rear, and his small bookplate to front pastedown. Leather scuffed, with peeled loss on rear; darkened to brown along spine. More recent bookplate to first front free endpaper; faint old signature of one P. McIntyre to second front endpaper. Title page and following leaf foxed; occasional unobtrusive spotting. Binding is sound. On the bindings of the Marquis's books see Richard Copley Christie's The Marquis de Morante: His Library and Its Catalogue, pp. 8ff. Please inqui... View more info

Image for Pompeiana. The Topography, Edifices, and Ornaments of Pompeii. Two Volumes [1824, 1832. Marguerite Blessington's copy in Zaehnsdorf binding]

Pompeiana. The Topography, Edifices, and Ornaments of Pompeii. Two Volumes [1824, 1832. Marguerite Blessington's copy in Zaehnsdorf binding]

By: Gell, William, and John P. Gandy

Price: $2,750.00

Publisher: London, Rodwell and Martin; Jennings and Chaplin: 1824

Seller ID: Books011113

Condition: Very Good


Mixed set [Vol. 1: Rodwell and Martin, 1824: xxxi, 138 pages ; Vol. 2: Jennings and Chaplin, 1832: 207 pages; numerous plates in each] bound by Zaehnsdorf, with Marguerite Blessington's silk & gilt plate to front pastedown of each, and her signature to title page of volume 1. Two more recent bookplates in each. Scattered light foxing; offsetting from plates. Bindings sound; with moderate wear including a bump to top right front corner of volume 1. Please inquire for overseas shipping rates. View more info

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Herodotus

By: Glover, T.R.

Price: $52.00

Publisher: Berkeley, California, University of California Press: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books007123

Condition: Very Good


xv, 301pp. previous owners' signatures and bookplate to front endpapers. Sather Classical Lectures Volume Three View more info

Image for Barbarians and Romans, A.D. 418-584

Barbarians and Romans, A.D. 418-584

By: Goffart, Walter A.

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 1980

Seller ID: Books008327

ISBN: 0691102317

Condition: Very Good


xv, 279 pages. Clean and unmarked with no creasing to spine. View more info

Image for Goldsmith's Roman History, for the use of schools. Revised and Corrected, and a Vocabulary of Proper Names Appended; With Prosodial Marks, to Assist in Their Pronunciation

Goldsmith's Roman History, for the use of schools. Revised and Corrected, and a Vocabulary of Proper Names Appended; With Prosodial Marks, to Assist in Their Pronunciation

By: Grimshaw, William

Price: $156.25

Publisher: Philadelphia, John Grigg: 1826

Seller ID: Books011182

Condition: Good


240 pages. Contemporary leather rubbed, and with loss to head of spine. Front hinge split: board nearly detached. Lacks front free endpaper; heavy foxing throughout. View more info

Image for The Flexibility of the Homeric Formula

The Flexibility of the Homeric Formula

By: Hainsworth, J.B.

Price: $52.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1968

Seller ID: Books006152

Condition: Very Good


147 pp. Neatly scored throughout, yet clean and tight. Jacket spine sunned. View more info