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Pagan Rome and the Early Christians

By Benko, Stephen

Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1984. First Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xi, 180pp. Just light wear and a touch of soiling to original black cloth. Minor tears to front free endpaper near hinge and a mildly discolored area to front free endpaper. Text clean and binding sound. Several tiny tears and mildly frayed areas to extremities of otherwise nice, bright dust-jacket. An attractive copy. The white dust-jacket for this copy may not match the copy shown

$8.00

The Inscription from Temple G at Selinus

By William M. Calder

Durham, No: Duke University, 1963. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. x + 63pp. Greek, Roman and Byzantine Monographs, Number 4. Stapled-wraps. Minor wear to exterior, with several minor dings to and minor creases to same. Mild yellowing to wrappers. Text clean and binding sound. Illustrated with plates. Remains a nice copy

$15.00

L'Itinerarium Burdigalense e la Puglia (Estratto da Vetera Christianorum 3 (1966))

By Gelsomino, Remo

Bari: Istituto di Letteratura Cristiana Antica, 1966. Soft cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 49pp. Circa 1966. Off-print. Actual date of publication unknown. Some general light wear to wrappers, with a little damage to head of spine. Mild soiling to exterior. Back free endpaper neatly torn out and no longer present. Author inscription to first leaf. Text clean and binding sound. SCARCE

$30.00

The History of Herodotus

By Herodotus; George Rawlinson (Translator); Manuel Komroff (Editor)

New York: Tudor Publishing Company, 1941. Reprint . Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xii, 544pp. Translated by George Rawlinson. Edited by Manuel Komroff. Volume admits to a bit of wear, including several small bumps to extremities of volume, a number of worn through areas to cloth, and some light soiling to exterior. Mild, faint staining to edges of a few pages. Name in ink to front free endpaper and unobtrusive, faint notes and markings in pencil to a number of pages. A clean, sound reading copy

$7.50

La Quarta Orazione Catilinaria

By Cicerone (Cicero); Ermenegildo Fumagalli (Editor)

Milano-Roma-Napoli-Citta di Castello: Societa Editrice Dante Alighieri p.a. (Albrighi, Segati e C.), 1970. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 56pp., (iii). Introduction and notes in Italian. Text of Cicero in Latin. Bound in original soft covers. Several minor bumps to extremities of volume and light wear and a touch of soiling to exterior. Text clean and binding sound. A good, clean, sound, user friendly copy

$10.00

Classical Literary Criticism. Aristotle: On the Art of Poetry, Horace: On the Art of Poetry, Longinus: On the Sublime

By Aristotle; Horace; Longinus; T. S. Dorsch

New York: Penguin Books, 1965. Reprint . Soft cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 158pp., (i). The date in the volume is 1965, but this is a more recent reprint. Just a touch of wear to exterior and some tanning to pages. Text clean. Binding sound. A good, clean, sound copy

$5.00

Only Connect: Three Studies in Greek Tragedy

By David H. Porter

Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 1987. First Edition . Soft cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xvi, 112pp. Bound in original red soft covers. Just light wear to extremities and remnants of residue from old price sticker, which is not in the least bit offensive. Text clean and binding sound. A nice copy

$6.00

The Augustan Principate in Theory and Practice During the Julio-Claudian Period

By Hammond, Mason

New York: Russell & Russell, 1968. Revised Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. (viii), 391pp. Several hints of bumps to extremities of volume, with a couple of minor scrapes to front cover, and a touch of soiling to exterior. Ink underlining and notes throughout. A good, solid working copy

$15.00

Horace and His Poetry

By J. B. Chapman

London: George G. Harrap & Company, 1913. First Edition . Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 141pp., (ii). With frontispiece. Volume very slightly bowed and just a little cocked. Several small bumps to extremities of volume, with some general light wear to exterior, including several tiny worn through areas at extremities. Book label to front paste-down. Mild foxing and a touch of soiling to interior. No writing to text and binding firm. Gilt lettering to spine and front cover remains clear and bright. Overall, a good, clean, sound, user friendly copy

$8.00

The Civilizing Power: A Study of the Panathenaic Discourse of Aelius Aristides Against the Background of Literature and Cultural Conflict, with Text, Translation, and Commentary

By James H. Oliver

Philadelphia: The American Philosophical Society, 1968. Soft cover. Fair. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 223pp. Transactions of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for Promoting Useful Knowledge, New Series-Volume 58, Part 1 1968. Bound in original wrappers. Volume quite worn, with a number of bumps to extremities and some creases and tears to wrappers. Creases to lower corners to approximately 1/3 of pages. No writing to text and binding sound. A good reading copy

$15.00

The Plays of Terence Translated into Parallel English Metres

By Terence; William Ritchie (Translator)

London: G. Bell and Sons, Ltd, 1927. Hardcover. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. xi, 363pp. With a Preface by William Ritchie. Several minor bumps to extremities of volume, with light to medium wear spots here and there to cloth, and a touch of soiling to exterior. Previous owner's info. in ink to front free endpaper and title-page, else, text clean and binding sound. Remains an attractive copy

$10.00

In Quest of Virgil's Birthplace

By Rand, Edward Kennard

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1930. First Edition . Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xvii, 170pp. Ex-library with some sunning and light soiling to cloth, as well as several tiny worn areas at extremities. No tears to fold-out. Binding tight. Text clean. Overall, a good, clean, sound copy

$8.00

Virgil

By F. J. H. Letters

New York: Sheed & Ward, 1946. First Edition . Cloth. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. (x), 162pp. Small bumps to corners of boards, with several tiny wear spots and a touch of soiling to cloth. Volume ever so slightly cocked. Text clean and binding firm. Several small chips and tears to dust-jacket that admits to light soiling. Still an attractive copy, and, certainly, a good, clean, user friendly copy

$8.00

The Comic Theatre of Greece and Rome (Ancient Culture and Society)

By F. H. Sandbach

New York: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc, 1977. First Edition . Cloth. Good+/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 168pp. Tiny wear spots to lower corners of boards. Tiny, faint stain to fore-edges of pages. Text clean and binding sound. Errata slip laid in. Price-clipped dust-jacket admits to several tears and chips as well as minor creasing and a small piece missing to back panel. A good, clean, user friendly copy

$8.00

Aeschylus II: The Suppliant Maidens, The Persians, Seven Against Thebes, Prometheus Bound

By Aeschylus; S. G. Benardete; David Grene

Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1956. Cloth. Good+/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. vii, 179pp. Translated by S. G. Benardete and David Grene. Ownership label to front free endpaper. Text clean and binding tight. Several chips to extremities of lightly soiled, mildly tanned dust-jacket. Overall, a good, clean, sound copy

$10.00

The Roman Empire 27 B.C.-A.D. 476:  A Study in Survival
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The Roman Empire 27 B.C.-A.D. 476: A Study in Survival

By Starr, Chester G.

New York: Oxford University Press, 1982. Reprint . Soft cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xii, 206pp. Light wear and a touch of soiling in a few places to exterior. Text is clean. Binding is sound. A good, clean, sound copy

$5.00

The Gardens of Rome

By Faure, Gabriel

London: The Medici Society Limitied, 1926. Cloth. Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Pierre Vignal. 100pp., (ii). Ex-library. Translated by Frank Kemp. 14 Water-Colours by Pierre Vignal. Illustrated with many photographs that are reproduced from photos supplied by Alinari Brothers and Anderson. Bound in original dark burgundy cloth, with gilt lettering to spine and front cover. Exterior admits to general light to medium wear, with a little heavier wear in places, at extremities. Gilt lettering just a little rubbed, though perfectly legible. Hinges are cracked, though all leaves remain in place. There is a light stain to the bottom of pages, though text and illustrations are not effected. This volume remains a good working copy and still a fairly attractive one, too

$22.50

A Companion to Justinian's Institutes
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A Companion to Justinian's Institutes

By Ernest Metzger (Editor)

Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 1998. First Edition . Soft cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xvii, 283pp. Just minor wear to exterior. Text clean and binding sound. A good, clean, sound, user friendly copy

$8.00

Mycenae and the Mycenaean Age

By Mylonas, George E.

Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1966. First Edition . Cloth. Good+/Fair. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. xvi, 251pp., (i), 153 plates. A number of very small light to medium wear spots to extremities of volume, with a touch of soiling to edges of pages. Text clean and binding sound. Lightly soiled and mildly tanned dust-jacket admits to a number of small chips and tears. Volume a good, clean, sound user friendly one

$20.00

The Ancestral Constitution: An Inaugural Lecture

By Finley, M. I.

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1971. Soft cover. Good-. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. (ii), 57pp., (iii). Bound in original wrappers. Several tiny bumps to extremities, with light wear and just a touch of soiling to exterior, including some minor creasing to covers. Ink underlining and notes throughout. A sound reading copy

$6.00

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