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By the Ionian Sea : Notes of a Ramble in Southern Italy

By Gissing,George

London: Chapman & Hall, 1901. Original edition of Gissing's classic account of travelling in Southern Italy ."With eight illustrations in colour by Leo de Littrow and others in black & white" The colour plates have tissue guards. Text is clean and complete, but the spine and front cover of the original white cloth covered boards are detached. . 1st UK Edition. Hardcover. Fair > Good. Illus. by Leo De Littrow .

$50.00

Sikelia

By Koitides Ellenismou

Athens: Kathimerini Publications, 2011. Cradle of Hellenism 16 - A series of books illustrating significant places in the Hellenic world.111p. illus bibliography . 1st Greek Ed. Softcover. New.

$15.00

Kampania & Apoulia

By Koitides Ellenismou

Athens: Kathimerini Publications, 2011. Cradle of Hellenism 20 - A series of books illustrating significant places in the Hellenic world. 88p. illus bibliography . 1st Greek Ed. Softcover. New.

$15.00

I Greci in Occidente : Magna Graecia e Sicilia [IN ITALIAN]

By Dotta, Michaelangelo [ed]

Milano: Fabbri Editore , 1996. Video and accompanying booklet in Italian about the expansion of ancient Greek communities in the Western Mediterranean . New video cassette still sealed in box. Play time c 30 minutes . First Thus. Boxed Set. New. Video Cassette - VHS.

$40.00

Selinunte; Archaeological Itinerary The Charm of The Greek and Carthaginian Civilization

By di giovanni, Giuseppe

Selinunte: Editions Di Giovanni, 2002. 118p. illus [col.] maps . first English Language Edition. Soft Cover. As New. Illus. by Trans. Ady Pitu.

$20.00

A Sweet and Glorious Land : Revisiting the Ionian Sea
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A Sweet and Glorious Land : Revisiting the Ionian Sea

By Keahey, John

New York: St.Martin's Press., 2000. "John Keahey's idea of visiting the shores of the Ionian Sea under the expert guidance of his predeccessor, the Victorian novelist and traveler George Gissing, has proved a brilliant one, fertilizing his own originality and giving breadth to his intellect." Gissing's descriptions of places seen during his 1897-8, are enhanced by this author's descriptions of the same places in 1998. 220p. illus.biblliography.. 1st.US Ed.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$22.50

When the Ancient Greeks Went West (IN : National Geographic Vol.186 #.5 November 1994)

By Gore, Rick

Washington: National Geographic Society, 1985. "When ancient greeks went west" (pp2-37) . Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Photographs Sisse Brimberg. Periodical/Magazine.

$7.00

Vol.186 # 5 Novermber 1994

By National Geographic

Washington: National Geographic Society, 1994. Gore, Rick "When ancient greeks went west" (pp2-37) . Soft Cover. Very Good. Periodical/Magazine.

$7.00

Sicilia Dalla Grecia a Roma Monumenti

By Giordano, Giuseppe

Messina : Coop S.tom Well illustrated guide to the fine Greek and Roman monuments of Sicily Text in Italian, English, Greek, French, German and Spanish 192p. illus . First Thus. Softcover. As New.

$45.00

Syracuse : Art, History, Landscape

Milan: Co.graf, 1986. 94p. plates (col) map. Reprint. Original Wraps. Very Good/Clear Plastic Cover.

$5.00

Agrigento : The Valley of the Temples, the Regional Museum

By Di giovanni, Giuseppe

Agrigento: Giuseppe Di Giovanni Well illustrated, explanatory guide to the Greek temples at Agrigento in Sicily. 136p. illus (col) map (map of archaeological site laid in) . First Thus. Soft Cover. Fine.

$20.00

By the Ionian Sea : Notes of a Ramble in Southern Italy

By Gissing,George

London: Century Hutchinson, 1986. Classic book on travelling in Southern Italy (First published 1901).Facsimile reprint with a biographical foreword by Frank Swinnerton.. Reprint. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$12.50

On Persephone's Island : A Sicilian Journal

By Simeti, Mary Taylor

London: Penguin, 1988. "The scent of oranges and almonds.The luxurious sheen of fresh-pressed olive oil.The intoxicating sweetness of a cake called "the Triumph of Greed".Criminals who gun down entire convoys of police. Religious festivals at which celebrants tidy up their family tombs and make archangels dance in the village piazza. Tales like these, along with all the myriad sights, flavors and fragrances of Sicily, burst from the pages of this gem of contemporary travel writing " 334p. bibliography index. 1st.US Ed.. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by Maria Vica Costarelli,.

$12.50

Blue Guide : Sicily

By Macadam, Alta (Ed)

London: Ernest Benn., 1981. Complete guide to archaeological and other interesting sites in Sicily. 208 p.maps.plans. index.(16 pages of maps at end) Note by previous owner on ffep. . 2nd.ed.. Printer Wrapper. Very Good. Softcover.

$17.00

Search for Sybaris

By Bullitt, Orville H

New York: Lippincott., 1969. Account of the eight year search by archaeologists from the University of Pennsylvania for the famous Greek city in .Italy. HC (Ex-Library) 238p. maps.illus.bibliography,index.Conditon : Good (some markings). Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Ex-Library.

$12.50

The Golden Honeycomb

By Cronin, Vincent

New York: E.P.Dutton, 1965. "... all the parts of Sicily that have delighted men through the ages- the tombs and temples,its fruitful valleys and teeming piazzas, the result is a marvelous and acutely understanding study of Sicily - its history, its people and its art and architecture. 267p. map plates index.. 2nd.ed.. Pbk. Very Good.

$7.50

By the Ionian Sea : Notes of a Ramble in Southern Italy

By Gissing,George

London: Century Hutchinson, 1986. Classic book on travelling in Southern Italy (First published 1901).Facsimile reprint with a biographical foreword by Frank Swinnerton.. Reprint. Soft Cover. Fine.

$12.50

By the Ionian Sea : Notes of a Ramble in Southern Italy

By Gissing,George

London: Century Hutchinson, 1986. Classic book on travelling in Southern Italy (First published 1901).Facsimile reprint with a biographical foreword by Frank Swinnerton.. Reprint. Soft Cover. Fine.

$15.00

The Barrier and the Bridge: Historic Sicily

By Lowe, Alfonso

New York: W W Norton, 1972. 200p. plates bibliography. index. fold out map . 1st US Ed.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear.

$17.50

The Expanding Eye

By Green, Peter

New York: Abelard Schuman, 1957. "The author, a literate, fluent, and sensuous observer whose classical background is never stuffy, renders his impressions of a trip across the Channel from England, through France, into Italy and the Mediterranean Islands.".211p. plates ( B & W). 1st.US Ed.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$20.00

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