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Roman Art: Romulus to Constantine

by Ramage, Nancy H.& Ramage, Andrew

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2004
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4th Edition
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9780131504875
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Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson/Prentice Hall, 2004 This is an indispensable guide to the painting, sculpture, mosaics and architecture of ancient Rome. Comprehensive and clear, it covers the 1300 years from the Villanovan and Etruscan forerunners of the Romans to the introduction of Christianity.384o.. Illus [some col.] maps, plam]ns pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color), plans, bibliography,… Read more
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The Satyricon

by Petronius Arbiter

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1983
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First Thus
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9780452006539
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New York: New American Library/Meridian Classic, 1983 The wanton world of Nero's Rome caught by thesatiric genius of its mos cultured cynic. Introducton and notes by William Arrowsmith. 192p. Neat tight copy, but wirh some underlining. First Thus. Pbk.. Good > Very Good. Illus. by Trans. William Arrowsmith.
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The Satyricon

by Petronius Arbiter

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1960
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New York: Mentor Classic/ New American Library, 1960 The wanton world of Nero's Rome caught by thesatiric genius of its most cultured cynic. Introducton and notes by William Arrowsmith. 192p. Slight scuffing of paper covers. 1st Pbk Edition. Pbk.. Good > Very Good. Illus. by Trans. William Arrowsmith.
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The Satyricon

by Petronius Arbiter

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1983
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First Thus
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9780452010055
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New York: New American Library/Meridian Classic, 1983 The wanton world of Nero's Rome caught by thesatiric genius of its mos cultured cynic. Introducton and notes by William Arrowsmith. 192p. Clean crisp tight copy. First Thus. Pbk.. Fine. Illus. by Trans. William Arrowsmith.
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A Brief History of Classical Civilization

by Kershaw, Stephen

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2010
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9781845298869
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Philadelphia: Running Press, 2010 From the origins of democracy to the Fall of the Roman Empire. The true history of the classical world is revealed here and will include everything you need to know including: Why was Julius Caesar assassinated? Who were the Spartans? Where does democracy come from? Despite centuries of history, the ancient world still has a powerful… Read more
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Ab Ube Condita. Tomus II: Libri VI-X.

by Titus Livius [Livy]

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1919
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9780198146216
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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1919 Oxford Classical Texts Series. Recognoverunt Et Adnotatione Critica Instruxerunt Carolus Flamstead Walters & Robertus Seymour Conway = Edited by Charles Flamstead Walters & Robert Seymour Conway,. 386p. . Reprint. Hardcover. New/New.
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Rim Vchera Segodnya = Rome Then and Now in Overlay

by Gangi, Giuseppe

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Roma/Rome: G & G Guide to 24 famous historic buildings in Rome with current photographs are shown with transparent overlay sheets reconstructing their original appearance. Unaginated illus {col} . First Edition.. Spiral Bound. Near Fine.
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Antiquity: The Civilization of the Ancient World

by Cantor, Norman E

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2003
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1st US Edition
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9780060174095
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HarperCollins, 2003 A compact ..."survey of the ancient world, from the birth of Sumerian civilization around 3500B.C. in the Tigris-Euphrates valley ...to the fall of the Roman Empirein A.D. 453. In Antiquity, Cantor covers such subjects as Classical Greece, Judaism, the founding of Christianity, and the triumph and decline of Rome. In this fascinating and comprehensive analysis, the author explores… Read more
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A Bibliography of Classical Numismatics in Canada

by Kumpikevicius, Gordon.C. and Tooth, Mark.E

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1994
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1st Can Ed.
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9780969855804
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Toronto: Excel Publishing, 1994 " This volume is more than a standard bibliography, giving an overview of the development of activities related to the collecting and study of classical coins in Canada." [Copy # 144 of 200 copies printed ] 150p + 37 pages of plates.. 1st Can Ed.. Original Wraps. New.
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From Rome to Byzantium: The Fifth Century AD

by Grant, Michael

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1998
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1st UK Edition.
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9780415147538
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London: Routledge, 1998 Byzantium was dismissed by Gibbon, in the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire,and his Victorian successors as a decadent, dark, oriental culture, given up to intrigue, forbidden pleasure and refined cruelty. This great empire, founded by Constantine as the seat of power in the East began to flourish in the fifth century AD, after the fall… Read more
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The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (Volume IV of Five}

by Gibbon, Edward

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1880
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New York: American Book Exchange, 1880 With notes by the Rev. H.H.Milman [In 5 volumes] .This version is described as " A new edition to which is added a complete index of the whole work" BUT this item is Volume IV ONLY [Chapters LII - LXXL] of Gibbon's magisterial history. 589p. A vintage copy with clean, tight… Read more
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The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (Volume II of Five}

by Gibbon, Edward

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1880
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New York: American Book Exchange, 1880 With notes by the Rev. H.H.Milman [In 5 volumes] .This version is described as " A new edition to which is added a complete index of the whole work" BUT this item is Volume II ONLY [Chapters XXL- XXXVIII] of Gibbon's magisterial history. 631p. A vintage copy with clean, tight unmarked text… Read more
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The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (Volume III of Five}

by Gibbon, Edward

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1880
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New York: American Book Exchange, 1880 With notes by the Rev. H.H.Milman [In 5 volumes] .This version is described as " A new edition to which is added a complete index of the whole work" BUT this item is Volume III ONLY [Chapters XXX1X-L1]of Gibbon's magisterial history. 622p. A vintage copy with clean, tight unmarked text in quarter… Read more
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Rome Then and Now in Overlay

by Gangi, Giuseppe

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Roma/Rome: Alpa Italia Editrice Large format guide to 24 famous buildings in Rome where current photgraphs have transparet overlay sheets reconstructing their original appearance. First Edition.. Spiral Binding in French Wraps. Near Fine.
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The Annals of Imperial Rome

by Tacitus [Cornelius Tacitus]

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1987
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Reprint.
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9780140440607
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London: Penguin, 1987 Reprint.. Pbk. Very Good. Illus. by Trans. Michael Grant.
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Ancient History: Monuments and Documents

by Hedrick, Charles W

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2006
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1st Pbk Ed..
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9781405106580
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Oxford: Blackwell Publishing, 2006 Blackwell Introductions to the Classical World Series.This book introduces students to the chief disciplines, methods and sources employed in 'doing' ancient history, as opposed to 'reading' it. The book: Encourages readers to engage with historical sources, rather than to be passive recipients of historical tales Gives readers a sense of the nature of evidence and its… Read more
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Women's Life in Greece and Rome: A Source Book in Translation

by Lefkowitz, Mary F & Fant, Maureen

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2005
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Fine
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3rd American Edition.
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0008018483105
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Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 2005 " . this highly acclaimed sourcebook examines the public and private lives and legal status of Greek and Roman women. The texts represent women of all social classes, from public figures remembered for their deeds (or misdeeds), to priestesses, poets, and intellectuals, to working women, such as musicians, wet nurses, and prostitutes, to homemakers. The editors… Read more
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The Roman Way

by Hamilton,Edith

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1991
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Book Club (BCE/BOMC).
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New York: Book of the Month Club, 1991 This editon was created in 1991 by arrangement with W.W.Norton.and is a facsimile of the edition first published in 1932. 281p.. Book Club (BCE/BOMC).. Hard Cover. New/New.
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Selected Essays

by Bury, J. B.[John Bagnell]

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1930
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1930 Edited by Harold Temperley this is a postumous collection of essays by the distinguished classical scholar John Bagnell Bury, formerly Professor at Trinity College Dublin and later at Cambridge University. This volume includes the transcript of his inaugural address at Cambridge on "The Science of History" in which he famously defined the role of an… Read more
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ABC Et Cetera: The Life & Times of the Roman Alphabet

by Humez, Alexander & Humez, Nicholas

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1985
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1st US Edition.
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9780879235871
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New York: David R Godine, 1985 ". an abecedarian spectrum of Roman history and society . Arranged alaphabetically. each chapter follows some of the Latin words that begin with a particular letter through their various peregrinations. 275p. Spine of the dj.is sunfaded, else fine.. 1st US Edition.. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good.
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