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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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Near Fine
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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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The Shorter Cambridge Medieval History

by Previte-Orton, C.W.

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Published
1952
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: Cambridge at the University Press, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo. Two Volumes. Orig. blue cloth, xxi, 643pp; xix, 645-1202pp. Illustrated. Name on ff/ endpaper; spine darkened and boards a bit bowed with some white markings on cloth, o/w very good. Volume one discusses the Later Roman Empire to the 12th Century, while volume two… Read more
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Le Sentenze Di Publilio Siro Volgarizzate

by Canal, Pietro

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Published
1871
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Very Good
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Padova: Stabilimento Tip, 1871. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Orig. wrappers, 58pp. Wrappers disbound, with some unopened pages. From the library of United Nations Col. De Guinzbourg, a noted collector of proverbs. Embossed ex-library stamp on upper front cover, but still a very good copy. A collection of the moral maxims of Publius Syrus.
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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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Very Good
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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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I Am a Barbarian

by Rice Burroughs, Edgar

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Published
1967
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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New York: Ace Books, 1967. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo. Paperback, 287 p.p. All edges yellow. Some sunning and creasing to spine. Some soiling and a few small spots of wear to front cover. The kind of thrilling story that could only come from the creative genius of Edgar Rice Burroughs. Only he could have painted… Read more
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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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Near Fine
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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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Cornelii Taciti: Historiarum Libri

by Fisher, C.D. (Editor)

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Published
1967
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Very Good
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London: Oxford at the Clardendon Press, 1967. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo (5" x 7"). Oxford Classical Texts. Orig. cloth, viii, (unpaginated). Small rubber stamp on ff/ endpaper, light staining to leaves, o/w very good in a good but chipped and soiled d/w. Cornelius Tacitus was a senator and historian in Ancient Rome.
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Aelian: Historical Miscellany

by Wilson, N.G.

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Published
1997
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Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1997. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 16mo. Loeb Classical Library No. 486. Orig. dark green cloth, 514pp. Spine a bit cocked, light rubbing to edges and extremities, corner of rear board bruised extending to pastedown, o/w very good in a very good but faded d/w. Claudius Aelianus was a Roman author and teacher of rhetoric.… Read more
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Fontes Irvis Romani Antejustiniani. Pars Tertia (PART 3)

by Arangio-Ruiz, Vincentius (Editor)

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Published
1969
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Very Good
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Florentiae: Barbera Editore, 1969. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo (small). Orig. blue cloth with gilt device to upper front board, xxv, 636pp. Rear free endpaper torn, some markings and a small white stain to rear board, o/w very good. A source book of Roman Statutes.
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Astronomica

by Manilius, Marcus; Goold, G.P. [editor and translator]

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Published
1992
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Near Fine
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1992. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 18mo. Loeb Classical Library No. 469. Red cloth with gilt lettering to spine and LCL monogram to front board. cxxiii, 386 p.p. B&W illustrations. Dust jacket has some light wear to extremities, some chafing to joints and edges, short tear to front joint at head. Marcus Manilius,… Read more
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Marcus Porcious Cato on Agriculture; Marcus Terentius Varro on Agriculture

by Hooper, W.D. And H.B. Ash (Translators)

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Published
1960
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Very Good
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Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1960. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 16mo. The Loeb Classical Library, No. 283. Later printing. Orig. red cloth, xxv, 543pp, (8)ads. A small damp stain on rear pastedown, spine ends and corners somewhat worn, o/w very good in a good d/w, jacket soiled and chipped with loss on spine.
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On the Natural Faculties

by Galen; Brock, A.J. [Arthur John, translator]

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Published
1963
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Very Good
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1963. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 18mo. Loeb Classical Library No. 71. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine and LCL monogram to front board. lv, 339 p.p., [8]. White scuffs to rear board from dust jacket, light bumping to spine ends, Dust jacket darkened and worn at spine, cropped to front flap,… Read more
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Cicero: The Life and Times of Rome's Greatest Politician

by Everitt, Anthony

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Published
2001
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Near Fine
Edition
1st American Edition
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New York: Random House, 2001. 1st American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. First U.S. edition stated. Quarter brown paper with black paper boards, gold lettering to spine. xv, [7], 359 p.p. Minor bumping to spine ends, bowing to front board. Dust jacket has some minor bumping to extremities. In this engaging biography, Anthony Everitt plunges us… Read more
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Cicero: Select Letters, With Historical Introductions, Notes and Appendices. Volume I: Text

by Cicero, [Marcus Tullius]; Watson, [Albert]; How, W.W.

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Published
1959
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Very Good
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Oxford: Oxford at the Clardendon Press, 1959. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo (small). A new edition based on that of Watson, revised and annotated. Together with a critical introduction by A.C. Clark. Burgundy cloth board with gilt lettering to spine. xvi, [approx. 275 p.p.]. Spine ends and corners bumped and rubbed lightly, spine slightly tilted. Dust jacket… Read more
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The Muppet Show Book

by Burns, Jack and Jim Henson

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Minotavros Books
Published
1978
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Harry N. Abrams Inc, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Tudor Banus. 12mo. Orig. illustrated jacket and yellow cloth, gilt Kermit the Frog device upper front board, 190pp. Illustrated throughout. Light soiling to boards, jacket sunned and creased, but otherwise near fine in a near fine jacket. Material for the book was based on material… Read more
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The Martyrdom of Perpetua

by Perpetua; Maitland, Sara

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Published
1996
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Near Fine
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Evesham: Arthur James, 1996. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 12mo. Visionary Women Series. With introduction and commentary by Sara Maitland. Paperback. 64 p.p. Sunning to spine, small scuff to fore edge of text block, slight curling of front cover.The story of Perpetua, a young mother who died for her beliefs in the arena at Carthage in AD 203, is… Read more
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Amsterdam: Joannes Oosterwyk, 1722. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to (10" x 16"). ...En zyne beschryvinge van de Marteldoodt der Machabeen. Waarby komt Het Gezantschap van Philo aan den Keizer Kaligula. Alles volgens de Overzettinge van den Heere D'Andilly in't Nederduitsch overgebragt door W. Sewel. Nogh zyn daarby gevoegt De Vyf Boeken Van Egesippus Van de Joodsche Oorlogen, en… Read more
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Who's Who in The Greek World and in The Roman World (2 Volumes)

by Hazel, John

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London: Routledge. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. (2005?) Who's Who Series. Original covers in publishers shrink wrap, x, 285pp.; xii, 365pp. An A-Z biogrpahical survey of philosophers, poets, politicians and personalities in the ancient Greek and Roman world. A fine set.
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The Sorrows of The Ancient Romans: The Gladiator and the Monster

by Barton, Carlin A.

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Published
1996
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Near Fine
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Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1996. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Third printing, and first paperback printing. [12], 210 p.p. Two B&W photos. Slight bumping and curling to corners, else a fine copy. This inquiry into the collective psychology of the ancient Romans speaks not about military conquest, sober law, and practical politics, but about the extremes of… Read more
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Appendix Vergiliana, Sive Carmina Minora Vergilio Adributa. Recognovit et Adnotatione Critica Instruxit; Vitae Vergilianae Antiqvae

by P. Vergili Maronis; Ellis, R. [Robinson]; Hardie, C. [Colin, Editit

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Published
1963
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Near Fine
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Oxonii: Oxford at the Claredon Press, 1963. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo (5" x 7"). Latin. Oxford Classica Texts Series. Separate pagination, approx. 112 p.p. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Light bumping to spine ends. Text is clean. Price stamp to FFEP. Dust jacket is price clipped, discoloured and damp stained at spine and… Read more
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