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A History of The World for High Schools

by Botsford, George Willis and Jay Barrett Botsford

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Published
1918
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Toronto: The Macmillan Company of Canada, 1918. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo (small). Macmillan's Canadian School Series. Original green cloth. iv, 518 pp. [5 two-page spread plates of colour maps]. B&W illustrations in-text. Rubbing to extremities, some light staining to rear board. Foxing to edges of text block. Covers ancient history in Greece and Rome, the Middle… Read more
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Delphi: The Oracle and Its Role in The Political and Social Life of the Ancient Greeks

by Konstantinou, Ioanna K.

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Athens: Hannibal Publishing House. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. [N.d., ca. 20--]. Soft cover. 96 pp. Colour photos in-text, incl. four folding illustrations. Bruising to spine ends and corners, else fine.
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image of Noctium Atticarum Libri XX: Ad Optimas Editiones Collati . Praemittitur Notitia Literararia. Accedunt Indices Studiis Societatis Bipontinae (2 Vols)

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Biponti: Ex Typographia Societatis, 1784. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Brown marbled boards with paper rebacked spine and new printed paper labels, xxii, 370pp; 328pp, plus index (71pp). Engraved portrait vignettes on title pages, bookseller label on to rear pastedown of vol. 1; pages foxed, with roughly cut edges especially to lower and outer margins (text not affected).light wear… Read more
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image of Histoire Des Grecs: Depuis Les Temps Les Plus Recules Jusqu'a  La Reduction De La Grece En Province Romaine (3 Vols)

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Paris: Librairie Hachette et Cie, 1887. Hardcover. Very Good. 4to. 1887-1889, Nouvelle Edition. Decorative boards on red pebbled cloth with spine recently rebacked; gilt illustration of Athena on front cover and decorated compartments, a.e.g. with moire endpapers, 822pp; 749; 740pp. Frontispiece, with illustrations throughout including 26 maps and 14 chromolithographs and 4 plates hors-texte with numerous illustrations in-text.… Read more
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The Dawn of Civilization and Life in The Ancient East

by Engberg, Robert Martin and Fay Cooper Cole

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Published
1938
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Chicago: University of Knowledge, Incorporated, 1938. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. The University of Knowledge Wonder Books. Navy leatherette boards, gilt lettering and decoration to spine and front board. Pictorial endpapers. XVI, 17-384 pp. Bookplate of C.B. Farrar to front pastedown. Dust jacket is rubbed to joints and extremities, short tear to head of front joint and… Read more
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Thera: Pompeii of The Ancient Aegean - Excavations at Akrotiri 1967-79

by Doumas, Christos G.

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Published
1983
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1st Edition
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New York: Thames and Hudson, 1983. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. New Aspects of Antiquity Series. Full brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine and publisher's device to front board. 168 pp., [16] B&W plates, [4] colour plates. With 123 illustrations, 15 in colour. Rubbing to spine ends and corners, else fine. Ink ownership inscription to… Read more
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Daphnis & Chloe; The Love Romances of Parthenius and Other Fragments

by Edmonds, J.M. And S. Gaselee [Translators]

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Published
1989
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Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1989. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 16mo. Loeb Classical Library No. 69. Orig. olive green cloth, xxiii, 423pp., (8( ads. Light wear to spine and edges, o/w very good in worn and rubbed d/w. Two romances: Daphnis and Chloe by Longus and Romances of Parthinius and other fragments.
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Hellas: 5000 Years of Civilization, Volume One - 3000 B.C. To 336 B.C.

by Papatheodorou, George

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Published
2000
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1st Edition
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Toronto: Self-Published, 2000. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Soft cover. 373 p.p. Illustrated in B&W. Near fine. Today there is almost nothing in our civilization that has not come from the Hellenes of antiquity, outside the field of technology. It was the Hellenes who gave us the words of arithmetic, geometry, physics, biology, philosophy, theology, skepticism,… Read more
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Mistra

by Georgiades, Nikos

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Published
1971
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Athens: (s.n.), 1971. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo. Orig. pictorial wrappers, limited edition of 5,000 copies. 95pp. Illustrated. Front inner hinge cracked, light foxing to title page and endpapers, name on title-page with some underlining of passages, light wear and fading to wrappers o/w very good. Contains an overview of the history of Mistra, its monuments… Read more
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Euclid's Elements: Books I-VI XI and XII

by Todhunter, Isaac (Editor)

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Published
1961
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London: J.M. Dent & & Sons, 1961. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 16mo. Everyman's Library Science Section, No 891. Orig. blue cloth, xvii, 298pp (16)ads. Light bumping to spine head, some scuffs to cloth o/w very good in a chipped d/w. Euclid was a Greek mathematician, often referred to as the "father of geometry". He was active in Alexandria during… Read more
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Euripides Bacchae

by Dodds, E.R.

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Published
1963
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Second Edition
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London: Oxford at the Clardendon Press, 1963. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo. Later printing from the sheets of the second edition. Orig. red cloth, lix, 253pp. Light rubbing to edges, spine bruised, o/w very good in very good but worn and clipped d/w, sticker ghost on upper front jacket.
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Lucretius: De Rerum Natura [On The Nature of Things]

by Lucretius; Rouse, W.H.D. [translator]; Smith, Martin F. [Revised]

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Published
1997
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1997. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good. 12mo. Loeb Classical Library No. 181. Latin and English, facing translations. Red cloth with gilt lettering and LCL monogram to front board. lxvi, 601 p.p. Bump to spine head, light chafing to corners, o/w near fine. Dust jacket chafed to covers, a few chips to corners and spine… Read more
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Pindari Carmina: Cum Fragments

by Bowra, C.M. (Editor)

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Published
1961
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London: Oxford at the Clardendon Press, 1961. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo (5" x 7"). Oxford Classical Texts. Orig. cloth, xii, (unpaginated). A small rubber stamp to ff/ endpaper, a small bruise to foot of spine, o/w very good in a very good but sunned d/w with small tears to jacket spine and extremities. Pindar was one of… Read more
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Sophoclis: Fabulae

by Pearson, A.C. (Editor)

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Published
1961
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London: Oxford at the Clardendon Press, 1961. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. Oxford Classical Texts. Orig. blue cloth, xxiv, unpaginated (ca. 400pp). A small stamp to ff/ endpaper, a small bump to spine head with rubbing to extremities o/w very good in a good but chipped and soiled d/w.
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Lysias

by Lysias; Lamb, W.R.M.

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Published
2000
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2000. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 18mo. Loeb Classical Library No. 244. Greek and English. Green cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine and LCL monogram to front board. xxvi, 707 p.p. Minor chafing to rear of dust jacket, else a fine copy. Lysias (ca. 458 BC-ca.380 BC), was a Greek politician and orator.… Read more
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The World of Odysseus

by Finley, Moses I.

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Published
1977
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New York: The Viking Press, 1977. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Quarter brown cloth, red paper boards, gold lettering to spine. 192 p.p. Light spotting to cloth. Dust jacket has short tear at head of rear cover, sunning to spine. Foxing to edges of text block. Homer's great epic poems have brilliantly evoked - for twenty-five centuries… Read more
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L'Iliade D'Homere: Texte Grec, D'Apres L'Edition De Wolf

by Homer

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Published
1826
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Paris: D'auguste Delalaine, 1826. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo. Nouvelle Edition. Bound in full contemporary tree calf, decorative compartments and black leather spine label, marbled edges and endpapers, (5), 600pp. Small worming to lower margins throughout, (partial loss to text on pp. 97-8). Bookplate of F. Chouveau on half-title and name on verso of ff/ endpaper, a… Read more
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Engineering and Technology in Ancient Greece

by Lazos, Christopher

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Published
1998
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Athens: Aeolos Editions, 1998. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Soft cover, 126 p.p. Illustrated in B&W. Bumping to corners and spine foot. The ancient Greeks had made a remarkable advancement in the field of Engineering and Technology. Their achievements, from 3000 BC until 1100 AD, leave us speechless and confirm that the modern technology does not owe its… Read more
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Byzantine Wall-paintings in Rethymnon

by Spatharakis, Ioannis

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Published
1998
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Rethymnon, Crete: Mitos, 1998. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo (imperial). Pictorial card wraps. 111 p.p. Bump to rear joint, some creasing to spine and curling to corners. near fine overall. More than one-hundred excellent colour illustrations in this book present the best wall-paintings from fifty-eight Byzantine churches of the district of Rethymnon. They give us the opportunity to… Read more
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Philostratus: Lives of the Sophists, and Eunapius: Lives of The Philosophers

by Philostratus; Eunapius; Wright, Wilmer C. [translator]

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Published
1998
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1998. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 18mo. Loeb Classical Library No. 134. Greek and English. Green cloth with gilt lettering to spine and LCL monogram to front board. xliii, 596 p.p. Dust jacket has some light wear to extremities, worse at corners, and some chafing to rear. Sunning to spine. Flavius Philostratus 'the… Read more
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