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The Cult of Pan in Ancient Greece

By Borgeaud, Philippe

Chicago: The University of Chicago Press. Very Good; Light soil to edges.. 1988. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 0226065960 . Black and white photos, appendix, notes, bibliography, and index. An examination of the origins and rise to popularity of the god Pan in ancient Greece tracing Pan's transformation from rural God of shepherds and wild places to a popular God of the urban Athenians. Signed by the author on the half title page. ; Signed by Author .

$30.00

Excellentium Imperatorum Vitae: Editio Nova Accuratissima

By Nepotis, Cornelii; [Nepos, Cornelius]

London: J. & F. Rivington, T. Longman, and E. Johnson. Good with no dust jacket; Pages 11-14 are not bound in (haven't been . removed, but are AWOL) , pages toned, some minor soiling and chipping at . margins of text and a few scattered ink marks.. 1774. Hardcover. Recently rebound in red boards with decorative endpapers. Measures 6.25 x 4 inches. Frontispiece engraving by Du Guernier, [4]pp dedication, [5]pp chronology of the life of Nepos and his author's preface, followed by 114pp of text (lacking pp. 11-14) and [4]pp index. Text in Latin. Index refers to page numbers above 114, so perhaps this was Vol. I of this work. Wikipedia notes that this volume is the sole extant work of the ancient Roman historian Cornelius Nepos. It provides biographies of various military leaders. Subjects here include Militiades, Themistocles, Pausanias, Cimon, Lysander, Alcibiades, Thrasybulus, Conon, Dion, Iphicrates, Chabrias, Timotheus, Datames, Epaminondas, Pelopidas, Agesilaus, Eumenes, Phocion, Timoleon, De Regibus, Hamilcar, Hannibal, Cato, Atticus. Owner signature on front flyleaf (Howard B. Burlingame) , dated 1896. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$50.00

Sexual Symbolism:  A History of Phallic Worship
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Sexual Symbolism: A History of Phallic Worship

By Knight, Richard Payne; Wright, Thomas

Bell Publishing Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner signature on front free . endpaper, jacket rubbed.. 1957. Reprint. Hardcover. A reprint of two antiquarian volumes, Knight's "A Discourse on the Worship of Priapus" (1786) and Wright's "The Worship of the Generative Powers During the Middle Ages of Western Europe" (1866). Introduction by Ashley Montagu. Blue cloth binding. Many illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 413 pages .

$35.00

Excavations of the Arab Expedition At Sar El-Jisr, Bahrain
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Excavations of the Arab Expedition At Sar El-Jisr, Bahrain

By Ibrahim, Dr. Moawiyah

State of Bahrain Ministry of Information. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly sunned and worn, foxing . to endpapers and first and last several leaves.. 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. xii, 224pp. Many photos and illustrations, including a folding map of the excavation site. Text in English and Arabic. Brown cloth binding. Color frontispiece photo of H. H. Shaikh Isa bin Salman Al-Khalifa. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$25.00

Peoples of the Sea
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Peoples of the Sea

By Velikovsky, Immanuel

Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket toned and rubbed, remainder spray on . page bottoms, page tops foxed. 1977. Second Printing. Hardcover. 0385033893 . A second volume in the author's alternative history series, THE AGES OF CHAOS. Map endpapers. xviii, 261 pp.Illustrations.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall .

$10.00

45 Siecles De Musique Dans L\'Egypte Ancienne Travers La Sculpture, La  Peinture, L\'Instrument
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45 Siecles De Musique Dans L'Egypte Ancienne Travers La Sculpture, La Peinture, L'Instrument

By Hickmann, Hans

Paris: La Revue Musicale, Richard-Masse, Editeurs. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rounded and bumped, one inch loss at heel . of spine.. 1956. Hardcover. 12 pages of text followed by 112 plates of black and white photos of Egyptian music depicted in sculpture, painting, and other forms, followed by 26 pages of commentary and references. Text in French. Linen binding with black and white illustrated label on front boards and title stamped in brown on spine. Measures 16 x 10.5 inches. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall .

$70.00

Select Epigrams of Martial
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Select Epigrams of Martial

By Martial; Goertz, Donald C.

New Hyde Park, NY: University Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and rubbed with . sticker liftoff on front jacket panel.. 1971. Hardcover. Translations and adaptations from the Latin and with an introduction by Goertz. Gray cloth with titles in green on spine. ; 128 pages .

$12.00

Fossil Man in Tangier:  Papers of the Peabody Museum of American  Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University, Vol. XVI, No. 3
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Fossil Man in Tangier: Papers of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University, Vol. XVI, No. 3

By Senyurek, Muzaffer Suleyman

Cambridge, MA: Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1940. Hardcover. Brick red cloth with titling in gold on front boards. Bibliography, illustrations and photos. ; 27 pages .

$25.00

A History of Rome:  Down to the Reign of Constantine
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A History of Rome: Down to the Reign of Constantine

By Cary, M.

London: Macmillan and Co. , Ltd.. Good in Very Good dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed, owner name on ffep, . underlining throughout. Jacket toned, scuffed and chipped.. 1960. Second Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth. xvi, 820 pages. Maps, black and white illustrations and photos, and index. A general survey of Roman history, economic life, art and literature and political development detailing military campaigns, the causes of Roman wars, and the pervasive influence of the Roman conquests. .

$15.00

Ages in Chaos
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Ages in Chaos

By Velikovsky, Immanuel

Garden City, NY: Doubleday. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and tattered.. 1952. Later Printing. Hardcover. 0385048971 . Map endpapers. Index. An alternative interpretation of ancient history. ; 350 pages .

$25.00

The Inca World:  The Development of Pre-Columbian Peru, A. D. 1000-1534
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The Inca World: The Development of Pre-Columbian Peru, A. D. 1000-1534

By Bakula, Cecilia; Bonavia, Duccio

Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2000. Revised Edition. Hardcover. 0806132213 . Color photos and illustrations throughout. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 240 pages .

$25.00

Herodoti Historiarum Libri IX, Vols. I and II
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Herodoti Historiarum Libri IX, Vols. I and II

By Herodotus; Dietsch, Henr. Rudolph (translator)

Leipzig, Germany: B. G. Teubner. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name penciled on title . pages, pages toned.. 1864. Hardcover. Three-quarter dark brown leather with gilt-bordered brown cloth sides. Owner name (W. E. Davidson) stamped in gilt on front boards. Text in ancient Greek with Latin prefaces and title pages. Indices. xviii, 382; xv, 370 pp. .

$45.00

Cicero on Oratory and Orators. with Notes Historical and Explanatory. a  New Edition, Carefully Revised and Corrected. in Two Volumes
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Cicero on Oratory and Orators. with Notes Historical and Explanatory. a New Edition, Carefully Revised and Corrected. in Two Volumes

By Cicero; [Marcus Tullius Cicero]

London: Printed for J. and J. Richardson; F.C. and J. Rivington, et al. Fair; Ex-theological library copies with library stamps and markings, . boards worn, front boards detached, scattered light foxing.. 1808. Hardcover. Two volumes (pp. 403 + [1] page of publishers ads; 384 pp). Original mottled brown leather with gilt-stamped black leather spine labels. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$30.00

Pasargadae:  The Oldest Imperial Capital of Iran
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Pasargadae: The Oldest Imperial Capital of Iran

By Ali-Sami

Shiraz. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled.. 1971. Second Edition. Softcover. Printed wraps. Translated by Rev. R. N. Sharp. Photos. ; 240 pages .

$20.00

Historia Philosophiae Graeco-Romanae Ex Fontium Locis Contexta:  Locos  Collegerunt, Dispouerunt, Notis Auxerunt
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Historia Philosophiae Graeco-Romanae Ex Fontium Locis Contexta: Locos Collegerunt, Dispouerunt, Notis Auxerunt

By Ritter, H. ; Preller, L.

Hamburg, Germany: Friderici Perthes. Very Good with no dust jacket; Ex-theological library copy with library . markings on spine and front pastedown. Foxing, boards rubbed.. 1838. First Edition. Hardcover. Text in Latin and Greek. Pasteboard covered boards with brown leather spine. A history of ancient Greek and Roman philosophy. x, 609 pp.; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$70.00

The Hunters of Euboea
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The Hunters of Euboea

By Chrysostom, Dion

Boston: Allyn and Bacon. Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner name in pencil in ffep.. 1897. First Edition. Hardcover. Notes by William K. Prentice. Olive green cloth boards with title stamped in black on front cover. Ix, 65 pages. Introduction, abbreviations, and notes. "The text here presented is a part of Orations VII. Of Dion Chrysostom, on the miseries of city life." (from the introduction) Text in Greek with English notes. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall .

$20.00

Sons of the Sun
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Sons of the Sun

By Homet, Marcel F.

London: Neville Spearman. Good with no dust jacket; Boards dampstained and worn, owner name on front . free endpaper and owner notes on rear free endpaper.. 1963. First Edition. Hardcover. Translated from the German by Elizabeth Reynolds Hapgood. Many black and white photos. An examination of ancient stone carvings, megaliths, and other examples of ancient civilizations. ; 237 pages .

$15.00

Oedipus and Akhnaton:  Myth and History
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Oedipus and Akhnaton: Myth and History

By Velikovsky, Immanuel

Garden City, NY: Doubleday. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered and rubbed.. 1960. Later Printing. Hardcover. 0385005296 . Many black and white photos. Signed by the author on the front flyleaf and dated Sept. 1979. ; 208 pages; Signed by Author .

$50.00

Egypt and Israel
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Egypt and Israel

By Petrie, W. M. Flinders

London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and sunned, owner name penciled on . front free endpaper, pages toned, some foxing.. 1925. Second Edition; Later Printing. Hardcover. Gray decorative cloth binding. Photos and illustrations. A history of ancient Egypt and Israel by the pioneering archaeologist. ; 150 pages .

$18.00

The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (In Six Volumes)
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (In Six Volumes)

By Gibbon, Edward

Boston: Phillips, Sampson, and Company. Very Good; Some chipping to heads and tails, contemporary owner bookplates . on front pastedowns, foxing to first and last several leaves in each . volume.. 1851. Hardcover. Includes notes by the Rev. H. H. Milman. In six volumes uniformly bound in brown blindstamped cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spines. Volume VI contains general index. All volumes dated 1851 on title page except for Vol. II, which is dated 1850. Frontispiece engraving of Joshua Reynolds' portrait of Gibbon in Volume I. Printed endpapers contain publisher's advertisements. A tight and clean set of Gibbon's classic history of ancient Rome. .

$120.00

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