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Fasti Hellenici: The Civil and Literary Chronology of Greece, from the LVth to the CXXIVth Olympiad
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Fasti Hellenici: The Civil and Literary Chronology of Greece, from the LVth to the CXXIVth Olympiad

By Clinton, Henry Fynes 1781-1852.

Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1824. Educated at Christ Church, Oxford, Henry Fynes Clinton (1781–1852) distinguished himself as a classical scholar following an unsuccessful parliamentary career. He first published Fasti Hellenici in 1824 - we have here that uncommon book. Text in English with small sections in Greek.Language, English, Greek, Ancient (to 1453); Latin [ x ], additions & corrections, xlv, [1], 329, [ 7p index ] Solid copy, full leather, front board a bit strained, but holding. The covers are clean, pages are very good throughout, the block is tight. [ Location : Lothlorien ]. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$68.60

The Family Instructor, in Five Parts: 1) Respecting Parents and Children; 2) Masters and Servants; 3) Husband's and Wives; 4) Relating to Family Breaches; 5) Management of Children
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The Family Instructor, in Five Parts: 1) Respecting Parents and Children; 2) Masters and Servants; 3) Husband's and Wives; 4) Relating to Family Breaches; 5) Management of Children

By Defoe, Daniel, 1661-1731.

Bungay: Brightly & Childs, 1816. 'A variety of Cases on the necessity of setting Proper Examples to Children & Servants'. The original publication, some hundred years earlier was contained in 3 parts, this copy as headed is in five parts. p. engraved frontispiece; xiv; 716; preface: v. Professionaly recased in a tasteful rich dark brown half leather, withgilt titles to the spine. Fitted with fresh pastedowns and endpapers. The result is a book that is totally tight and secure, that not only presents well, but handles delightfully too. Pages are very good, some tone, fox spots are occasional, and a mark or two, not affecting text here and there. Very nice indeed, an uncommon title. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [ Location: G7 ]. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.18

Scientific problems of the humid tropical zone deltas and their implications : proceedings of the Dacca symposium. Les problémes scientifiques des deltas de la zone tropicale humide et leurs implications; actes du colloque de Dacca.

By Unesco ; Dacca, Pakistan (City). University

Paris: Unesco, 1966. General Note: Sponsored by UNESCO [and others] and held at the University of Dacca Feb. 24-March 2, 1964. Series: Humid tropics research. 422 p. illus., maps, plates. 28 cm. Includes bibliographies. A solid copy, one small dint to rear cover, few occasional finger marks, but a firm tight and square copy. Size: 4to { heavy } [ Location: h9 ]. First Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$16.46

A Text-Book on Trade Waste Waters: their nature and disposal . With 74 illustrations, including 22 Plates

By Wilson, Hector Maclean.; Calvert, Harry Thornton

London: Charles Griffin & Co, 1913. This is the very uncommon First Edition. In very good condition, was previously owned by the London and North Western Railway Company with their stamp twice to prelims. This was supplied to them by the Publisher direct. The Understanding of the origin and nature of polluting waste liquids. Profusely illustrated with diagrams, many folding. p.340, ill, index; p.72 adv rear. Excellent copy, clean tight and square. Size: 8vo [ Location: E5 ]. First Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo.

$16.46

Foreign Trade, Investment, and the Law in the People's Republic of China

By Moser, Michael J. [ Editor ] [ Several Contributors ]

Hong Kong, Oxford New York: Oxford University Press, 1987. An excellent copy of a detailed work. pp: 603 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [ Location: a2 ]. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo.

$16.46