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VOYEZ COMME ON DANSE CHANSONS DE JEU ET RONDES ENFANTINES
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VOYEZ COMME ON DANSE CHANSONS DE JEU ET RONDES ENFANTINES

By Rostand, Rosemonde (preface), Harmonies de Gabriel Pierne, images de George Delaw

Paris: Adrien Sporck, No date but 1902 copyright. Hardcover. Good. Colour illustrations to nearly every page by George Delaw. Oblong octavo red cloth-spined pictorial boards (tips and edges worn, lower cover marked). Publisher's list tipped onto front free endpaper + 47pp +[1]p cameo illustration. Covers worn but text and illustrations bright and clean throughout. Includes Malbrough s'en va-t'en guerre, Le roi Dagobert etc.

$29.36

THE ODYSSEY Translated by E.V. Rieu

By Homer

London: Penguin reprint of 1st edition, 1953. Hardcover. Very Good. Small octavo plum buckram gilt lettered spine 365pp. Ownership inscription 1956, pages browning at edges else clean and tight.

$8.01

VITAE DUODECIM CAESARUM [Lives of the Twelve Caesars] cum Scriptis Minoribus et Fragmentis

By Suetonius, C. Tranquillus

Leipzig: Otto Holtze Tauchnitz edition, 1882. Softcover. Good. Duodecimo card wrapper with manuscript title on spine, ownership name dated 1958 inside front cover, [iv] + 388pp. Titlepage a bit soiled with small loss of paper (not text) at foot, small neat contemporary marginal ink notes throughout, else clean & tight.

$14.68

THE GOLDEN ASS being the Metamorphoses of Lucius Apuleius with an English Translation by W. Adlington (1566) revised by S. Gaselee

By Apuleius, Lucius (with English translation by William Adlington)

London: William Heinemann Ltd Loeb Classical Library, 1924. Hardcover. Very Good. Frontis illustration of a coin with head of Apuleius. Duodecimo red cloth covered boards, gilt Loeb monogram & spine gilt lettered, xxiv + 608pp + Loeb Classical Library publisher's catalogue. Titlepage in red & black with tissue guard for frontis, facsimile titlepage from original 1566 translation, Latin text & English translation in parallel, Index. Ownership inscription 1958 on front free endpaper, else clean, neat and tight.

$20.02

ARISTOPHANIS COMOEDIAE cum Scholiis et Varietate Lectionis Recensuit Immanuel Bekkerus Professor Berolinensis. Accedunt Versio Latina Deperditarum Comoediarum Fragmenta. Index Locupletissimus Notaeque Brunckii .. Vol. III (only)
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ARISTOPHANIS COMOEDIAE cum Scholiis et Varietate Lectionis Recensuit Immanuel Bekkerus Professor Berolinensis. Accedunt Versio Latina Deperditarum Comoediarum Fragmenta. Index Locupletissimus Notaeque Brunckii .. Vol. III (only)

By Aristophanes edited by Immanuel Bekker (1785-1871)

London: Whittaker, Treacher & Arnot - R. Priestley + J.& J.J. Deighton (Cambridge), 1829. Hardcover. Very Good. Volume III (only) Octavo full leather on 4 raised bands and one of two labels gilt to spine, cover and gilt legend "E Libris R. Dear. A.M. olim istius Collegii Tutoris, Morte Improvisa Abrepti MDCCCLXXI" (tips worn/chipping to head of spine, rubbed & some marks). St. John's College Oxford library stamp & later neat ink ownership to pastedown, ink library shelfmark to title. Half title + titlepage +635pp. This is the Notes volume with profuse Greek & Latin annotation in 22 columns on the Acharnians, Knights, Clouds and Wasps. Endpapers and first text page facing them are foxed but text, on different paper, has no foxing and no tears or loose pages.

$28.02

HORACE UP TO DATE Ridentem dicere serum quid vetat?
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HORACE UP TO DATE Ridentem dicere serum quid vetat?

By Moncrieff, A. R. Hope (1846-1927) [but here only signed R.**]

London: Adam & Charles Black 1st edition, 1927 by inscription. Hardcover. Good. Octavo blue boards titled in black on cover, and Latin "Ridentem dicere serum quid vetat?" on spine (tips worn, a few light marks). Inscribed C.F. Coxwell 1927 to fly leaf, [viii] +183pp. Last 3 leaves with slight fore-edge chipping, pale foxing to first 3 & last 3 leaves. The last leaf, containing a poem on triple initials is signed R.** and the last page is of Press opinions written by the author, because "the Press is often dilatory and not always satisfactory at book notices so the author has thought best to provide his book with a few opinions in advance for the benefit, or warning, of readers". *Clever and amusing parody on the Odes of Horace written by classical scholar and author R. Hope Monscrieff, who wrote guides on the counties of England for A. & C. Black. A privately printed shorter version was given as a Christmas gift to his friends in 1926, the year before he died.

$46.70

AN ANALYSIS AND SUMMARY OF HERODOTUS With a Synchronistical Table of Principal Events; Tables of Weights, Measures, Money and Distances; An Outline of the History and Geography; and the Dates Completed from Gaisford, Baehr, Etc. Second Edition, Revised with Explanatory Notes
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AN ANALYSIS AND SUMMARY OF HERODOTUS With a Synchronistical Table of Principal Events; Tables of Weights, Measures, Money and Distances; An Outline of the History and Geography; and the Dates Completed from Gaisford, Baehr, Etc. Second Edition, Revised with Explanatory Notes

By Wheeler, J. Talboys

London: George Bell and Sons 2nd revised eidition, 1883. Hardcover. Good. Octavo blind-stamped decoration of Collegiate Series (lower half of spine rebacked/tips bumped and worn). Advert endpapers, xvi (including half title and title, tables and introductory outline) +349pp. Inner hinge reinforced, ownership E. Chapman Magdalen College Oxford 1949 to pastedown. Some three or four conjoint pages carelessly opened but no loss of text. A neat copy with no underlining, no loose pages and no writing inside.

$8.01

THE ETHICS OF ARISTOTLE The Nicomachean Ethics translated (Penguin Classics L55)
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THE ETHICS OF ARISTOTLE The Nicomachean Ethics translated (Penguin Classics L55)

By Aristotle translated J.A.K. Thomson

Harmondsworth Middlesex: Penguin Books 1st edition, 1956. Softcover. Very Good-. Paperback (pale foxing to spine only, edges minimally shelf rubbed) 320pp including index. *Neat name and date 1997 to half title. No loose pages, no tears and all pages firmly attached and supple.

$2.67

THE EIGHTH ARMY September 1941 to January 1943 prepared for the War Office by the Ministry of Information
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THE EIGHTH ARMY September 1941 to January 1943 prepared for the War Office by the Ministry of Information

By The Army at War

London: His Majesty's Stationary Office, 1943-1944. Softcover. Good. illustrated throughout. Octavo pictorial covers (tips rubbed some creases traces of name one 1cm eadge tear) 103pp Uniform slight paper taning all pages well attached. *Copiusly illustrated WW II publication displaying progress of the war in North Africa.

$5.34

LIVING FOR MUSIC A Reader's Digest Anthology of variations on a melodious theme
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LIVING FOR MUSIC A Reader's Digest Anthology of variations on a melodious theme

By Reader's Digest

Lodon & Cape Town: Reader's Digest Association 1st edition first printing, 1969. Softcover. Very Good. illustrated throughout Small octavo rose & beige card covers (tips bit rubbed) 96pp. Everyting from Menuhin via Louis Armstrong to Rubinstein's piano playing, Verdi to Gilbert & Sullivan, Handel's Messiah to bell Ringers.

$4.00

T.LIVII HISTORIARUM Tom. I Part II - Lib.VI.-X. (part of Oxford Pocket Classics series)
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T.LIVII HISTORIARUM Tom. I Part II - Lib.VI.-X. (part of Oxford Pocket Classics series)

By Livy (Titus Livius)

Oxford & London: James Parker & Co, 1873. Hardcover. Very Good. 128x90mm blind-stamped cloth of the Greek & Latin Classics series, spine gilt titled (head of spine worn/small ink mark to cover) All Edges Red sprinkled xi (inc. titlepage & Argumenta Librorum Livianorum) +369-661pp +[3]pp book lists to both back and front endpapers. A neat and tight copy of Livy's History books 6 to 10 in LATIN. Nice clean unmarked copy, no loose or torn pages, no creasing or inscriptions.

$10.68

SEA FISHES 23 from series of 50 [1935] + ANIMALS OF THE COUNTRYSIDE 12 cards from series of 50 [1939] + CYCLING 3 cards & TENNIS 10 from 2 series of 50 [1939] (one with corner damage and all tennis are fingered and dusty) + GARDEN FLOWERS 4 from series of 50 [1939]
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SEA FISHES 23 from series of 50 [1935] + ANIMALS OF THE COUNTRYSIDE 12 cards from series of 50 [1939] + CYCLING 3 cards & TENNIS 10 from 2 series of 50 [1939] (one with corner damage and all tennis are fingered and dusty) + GARDEN FLOWERS 4 from series of 50 [1939]

By John Player and Sons Ltd., W.D. & H.O. Wills

London: John Player & Sons/Imperial Tobacco Co, 1935, 1939. Ephemera. Good. SEA FISHES 23 cards + ANIMALS 12 with some duplicates + CYCLING 3 & TENNIS 10 + GARDEN FLOWERS 4 cards. 67x36mm Tennis cards are in least good shape one having a corner lost, all a bit dusty. Cycling cards with 2 duplicates of the Horizontal Bicycle which came from continent in 1933 and the Pacing Triplet.

$5.34

CHATEAU DE VERSAILLES, BORDEAUX, ROUEN
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CHATEAU DE VERSAILLES, BORDEAUX, ROUEN

By France tourist photos

Paris: Service Commercial Monuments Historiques, 1954 approx. Ephemera. Very Good. Black and white photos (20 +20 +20). Three sets 90x65mm in strong paper folders with rectangular cut out to front so first photo can be viewed and rear with tuck in flap (slight rubbing to edges of folder) twenty photos to each folder, location printed at back of folder.

$4.00

AROUND & ABOUT IN JERSEY series of cards (16 from First and Second Series + 14 in JERSEY PAST & PRESENT Third Series)
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AROUND & ABOUT IN JERSEY series of cards (16 from First and Second Series + 14 in JERSEY PAST & PRESENT Third Series)

By Ching's high grade selected Virginia cigarettes

London: Chings Cigarettes, 1963, 1964 approx. Ephemera. Very Good. Colour cigarette cards (30). 77x65mm colour photos all in very neat clean condition.

$4.00

R.A.F. BADGES + AIRCRAFT OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE + MODERN NAVAL CRAFT
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R.A.F. BADGES + AIRCRAFT OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE + MODERN NAVAL CRAFT

By John Player and Sons Ltd

London: John Player & Sons, 1937, 1938, 1939. Ephemera. Very Good. R.A.F. Badges (25 + many duplicates) + Aircraft (9 different cards) + Modern Naval Craft (10). 68x36mm with duplicates of these three series there are over 80 cards.

$6.67

DOGS Series of 48 cards [1936] + DOGS Second series of 48 [1938] + larger size DOGS series of 24 [1934] + GARDEN FLOWERS series of 48 [1938]
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DOGS Series of 48 cards [1936] + DOGS Second series of 48 [1938] + larger size DOGS series of 24 [1934] + GARDEN FLOWERS series of 48 [1938]

By Gallaher Ltd

London & Belfast: Gallaher Ltd, 1936, 1938, 1934,. Ephemera. Good. DOGS 41 cards from set of 48 + 19 from 2nd series of 48 + larger size 22 of 24 + 11 GARDEN FLOWERS from series of 48. 64x38mm and larger size 79x62mm All in good shape (the flower cards a bit dusty) also there are 8 duplicates (3 being the small size but having the same illustration as the "Large Size" cards) these have corner creases and some wear but with small vignettes in corner showing what each dog is best used for (eg. punt shooting retriever, bull-dog for guarding etc). TOTAL over 100 Gallaher Cigarette Cards.

$6.67

ROYAL OPERA HOUSE Malta Opera Season 1935-36
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ROYAL OPERA HOUSE Malta Opera Season 1935-36

By Malta Opera

Malta: Printed at the Malta Herald. Ephemera. Good. Photos of performers + advertising illustrations. 12mo bronze and black Art Deco covers (some creasing & rubbing). Unpaginated but [46]pp. An ambitious season to include Gounod's FAUST, Mascagni's ISABEAU and MANON, Boito's MEFISTOFELE, Orefice's CHOPIN, Puccini, Rossini, Verdi, Bizet etc. *Period adverts throughout (e.g. Zahra's Watch & Clock Hospital 78 Strada Mezzodi Valletta patronised by Army, Navy & R.A.F.). Remarkable period piece from shortly before Malta's WW II perilous period under attack from Fascist Italy.

$12.01

A GLANCE AT PUNCH
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A GLANCE AT PUNCH

By Punch" Offices

London: Punch" Offices, 1937 approx but n.d. Softcover. Very Good. Cartoons and jokes from Punch. 16mo paper covers in blue and yellow (tips sl.rubbed) 16pp +paper covers printed both sides. Neat and tight original staples no tear, writing or marks. Approx date from "TD 1936" car license plate, "37" following signature of illustration.

$13.34

SUPERCOLOR ASSISI PANORAMA + BENEDIKTINERABTEI MARIA LAACH und Laacher See
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SUPERCOLOR ASSISI PANORAMA + BENEDIKTINERABTEI MARIA LAACH und Laacher See

By Panoramas

Italy, Germany: Alterocca Terni & Ars Liturgica, 1960 approx. Ephemera. Very Good-. Colour photographs (20) + 10 b/w photos. Two Panoramas 113x73mm & 89x69mm each panel folds out to make a strip of views showing the inside and outside of the Monastery/Basilica. Italian panorama with descriptive caption on back of each photo folding into pictorial folder, tips bit rubbed but clean and nice. German panorama with captions beneath each photo and folding into a grey envelope type folder with tongue closure (folder creased to tongue edges sl.worn & rubbed but no tears, no marks).

$2.67

Q.HORATII FLACCI CARMINUM LIBRI IV EPONDON LIBER edited with introduction and Notes by T.E.Page
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Q.HORATII FLACCI CARMINUM LIBRI IV EPONDON LIBER edited with introduction and Notes by T.E.Page

By Horace (Q. Horatius Flaccus) Edited T.E. Page

London: Macmillan & Co, 1905. Hardcover. Fair. 160x104mm blindstamped red pebbled cloth spine gilt lettered (some ink splashes/edges worn and lower hinge repaired /spine darkened) xxxvi + 130 +*131-*151 & 132-515pp inner hinges sl.pulled and first dozen leaves with sime marking, Over 100 Odes with some 370pp of notes.

$4.00

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