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His Farewell to Military Profession

by Riche, Barnabe and Donaled Beecher

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Published
1992
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Near Fine
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Ottawa: Doverhouse Editions Inc, 1992. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo (medium). Orig. blue cloth with gilt illustration on front cover, 336pp. Book label of the Centre for Reformation and Rennaisance Studies on ff/ endpaper. Light rubbing on edges, extremities o/w near fine. With an introduction and criticism on the life and works of English author and soldier Barnabe… Read more
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Euripides Bacchae

by Dodds, E.R.

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Published
1963
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Very Good
Edition
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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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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Sophoclis: Fabulae

by Pearson, A.C. (Editor)

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Published
1961
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Very Good
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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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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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M. Tulli Ciceronis: De Haruspicum Responsis Oratio

by Recognovit, Antonius Guaglianone

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Published
1968
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Very Good
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Florentiae: Sumptibus Arnoldi Mondadori, 1968. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo (small). Orig. wrappers, 70, (1)pp. Light sunning with some staining front and rear covers, extremities lightly rubbed but otherwise very good.
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Odysseus Unbound: The Search for Homer's Ithaca

by Bittlestone, Robert; Diggle, James and John Underhill

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Published
2005
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Near Fine
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to. Navy cloth boards with silver lettering to spine. Navy endpapers. xx, 598 p.p. Numerous colour and B&W photographs and figures thoughout. A few spots of staining to tail edge of text block. Light bumping to dust jacket in a few places, but overall a near fine copy.… Read more
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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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Lyrica Graeca Selecta, Brevi Adnotatione Instruxit

by Page, D.L.

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Published
1968
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Oxonii: Oxford at the Claredon Press, 1968. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo (5" x 7"). Latin and Greek. Oxford Classical Texts Series. vii, 268 p.p. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Light bumping to spine ends and rubbing to spine ends and corners. Damp staining to fore edge and tail edge. Text is clean. Price… 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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Bacchylidis: Carmina Cvm Fragmentis

by Bacchylides; Snell, Bruno [editor]

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Published
1961
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Good
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Lipsiae: B.G. Tevbneri, 1961. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo. Bibliotheca Scriptorum Graecorvm et Romanorvm Tevbneriana. Eighth edition. 160 p.p. Orange cloth boards with black lettering to spine and front board. Sticker ghost to foot of front board, rubbing to edges, bumping to spine ends and corners, sunning to spine, black scuffs to spine and front board, long light scuff… Read more
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Ciceronian Controversies

by DellaNeva, JoAnn [editor]; Duvick, Brian [translator]

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Published
2007
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Fine
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2007. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 12mo. The I Tatti Renaissance Library No. 26. xxxix, 295 p.p. Includes notes on text and bibliography. Blue cloth boards with black spine label, gilt lettering. A near fine copy overall. The most important literary dispute of the Renaissance pitted those writers of Neo-Latin who favored imitation of… Read more
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Latin Epigraphy: An Introduction to The Study of Latin Inscriptions

by Sandys, Sir John Edward; Campbell, S.G.

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Published
1969
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Near Fine
Edition
2nd Edition
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Groningen: Bouma's Boekhuis N.V. Publishers, 1969. 2nd Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Unchanged reprint of the edition of 1927. xxiii, 324 p.p. With 50 illustrations, includes select bibliography. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to front board and spine. Spine is sunned and lightly chafed at ends. Sticker of Parkers at Oxford to foot of front pastedown,… Read more
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A History of Christian-Latin Poetry Fromt he Beginnings to the Close of The Middle Ages

by Raby, F.J.E.

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Published
1997
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Near Fine
Edition
2nd Edition
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Oxford: Oxford at the Claredon Press, 1997. 2nd Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Special edition for Sandpiper Books Ltd. xii, 494 p.p. Black cloth boards with gilt titling to spine. Dust jacket has some light bumping to spine ends and edges of flaps, else fine. The first of Raby's two great works on medieval poetry, this… Read more
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The Peloponnesian War

by Thucydides

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Published
1945
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London: J.M. Dent & Sons, 1945. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 18mo. Everyman's Library, No. 455. xiii, 489 p.p., [8]. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering and blind device. Top edge brown. Spine heel bumped. Patterned endpapers. Dust jacket has sever chps and short teras, closed tear to front cover, a few small damp stains, reinforced with paper… Read more
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Greek Cities

by Hutton, Peter Anthony

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Published
1932
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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London: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd, 1932. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 12mo. xi, 25 p.p., [64 full-page photographs with facing descriptions]. Red cloth boards with blind publisher's device to front board and gilt lettering to spine. Top edge red. Dust jacket has some light soiling, a few small damp stains, closed tear to spine head,… Read more
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The Iliad

by Homer; Fitzgerald, Robert (translator)

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Published
1992
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Near Fine
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1992. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Everyman's Library Series. xxi, 594 p.p., [2 leaves]. Mauve cloth boards with black spine label and gilt lettering. Cropped front cover and flap of original dust jacket laid in at rear. Ribbon marker. Small spot of soiling to tail edge of text blcok at corner, else a… Read more
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Apollonii Citiensis, Stephani, Palladii, Theophili, Meletii, Damascii, Ioannis, Alorium Scholia in Hippocratem et Galenum

by Dietz, Fridericus Reinholdus (editor)

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Published
1966
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Near Fine
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Amsterdam: Adolf M. Hakkert, 1966. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Two volumes bound as one. Reprinted from the 1834 edition. xxi, 362 p.p. [1 blank], xiv, [1], 544 p.p. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering. Spine ends and corners are bumped. Spine is sunned. Bookseller sticker of Parkers of Oxford to front pastedown. Rear hinge starting. Text… Read more
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Physici et Medici Graeci Minores

by Ideler, Iulius Ludovicus (editor)

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Published
1963
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Near Fine
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Amsterdam: Adolf M. Hakkert, 1963. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. [Minor Greek Scientists and Physicians]. Two volumes bound as one. Reprint of 1841 and 1842 editions. vi, 440 p.p., viii, 464 p.p. Green cloth with gilt lettering. Light rubbing to extremities and joints. Title page and author's note are loose but remain intact. Bookseller sticker of Parkers of… Read more
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Proclus's Biography, Hymns and Works. Master-Key Edition

by Marinus; Guthrie, Kenneth Sylvan [translators]; Proclus

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Published
1925
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Very Good
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Yonkers, New York: Platonist Press, 1925. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Master-Key edition. Putting the Reader in Full Command of the Whole Subject, and Giving the Full Englished Text of All Relevant Inaccessible Minor Works. Bound in brown paper covers. Ads at front. Wraps issue. A very good copy of this delicate item. Bumping to edges of wraps,… Read more
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