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The Works of P. Virgilius Maro, Including the Aeneid, Bucolics and Georgics, With the Original Text Reduced to the Natural Order of Construction

By Virgil [Publius Virgilius Maro]; Hart, Levi (translator) ; Osborn, V. R. (translator)

Philadelphia: David McKay Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, front free endpaper removed.. 1882. Hardcover. Blue cloth. ; Classic Interlinear Translations .

$20.00

The Roman Forum:  Its History and its Monuments
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The Roman Forum: Its History and its Monuments

By Huelsen, Ch.

Rome: Loescher & Co.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, spine slightly cocked.. 1909. Second Edition. Hardcover. xv, 271pp. Two maps, numerous other photos and illustrations. Navy cloth with gilt center device and titles stamped in white on front boards. Translated by Jesse Benedict Carter. Vintage guide to the history and architecture of the ancient Roman Forum. .

$20.00

Primitive Man
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Primitive Man

By Figuier, Louis

London: Chapman & Hall, Ltd.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Front boards sunned at top edge, minor wear and rubbing to boards, foxing to first several leaves.. 1870. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Revised translation of L'homme primitif. 30 engraved plates depicting Romanticized bearded, bare-breasted Nordic types from prehistoric times through the Iron Age. Numerous other smaller illustrations throughout text. Brown half calf over marbled boards with matching marbled endpapers and edges. Five raised bands on spine, gilt tooling on spine and gilt-stamped black leather spine label. xix, 348pp, index. Preface by E. B. T. .

$75.00

The Works of George Chapman:  Homer\'s Iliad and Odyssey
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The Works of George Chapman: Homer's Iliad and Odyssey

By Homer; Chapman, George; Shepherd, Richard Herne (editor)

London: Chatto and Windus. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, corners rounded, small stain on lower front board edge. 1875. Later Printing. Hardcover. Edited and with notes by Richard Herne Shepherd. Volume III of a three-volume edition of the English Elizabethan writer's literary works. Green ruled pebbled cloth with gilt center cameo of Chapman's head on front boards and gilt titles and publisher's device on spine. Frontispiece illustration of Homer and Chapman consorting with Greek Gods. 558 pages plus 40 page list of Chatto & Windus books, dated May 1879. Chapman's translations of Homer's epics made John Keats swoon and they still hold up today. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$100.00

Greek Studies
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Greek Studies

By Murray, Gilbert

Oxford, England: Clarendon Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1947. Second Printing. Hardcover. Green cloth binding. Title stamped in gilt on spine. A collection of lectures about ancient Greek civilization and literature. ; 231 pages .

$15.00

Archaeology Beneath the Sea
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Archaeology Beneath the Sea

By Bass, George F.

NY: Walker and Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Front board lightly toned along bottom . edge.. 1975. First Printing. Hardcover. 0802704778 . Light green paper boards quarter bound in dark green cloth. Black and white illustrations and maps, black and white and color photos, and index. The story of the early history of marine archaeology and variety of techniques employed. ; 238 pages .

$10.00

Selections from the Latin Poets:  Catullus, Lucretius, Tibullus,  Propertius, Ovid, and Lucan
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Selections from the Latin Poets: Catullus, Lucretius, Tibullus, Propertius, Ovid, and Lucan

By Crowell, E. P. (editor)

Boston: Ginn and Company. Good with no dust jacket; Owner name on front free endpaper, owner writing . and notes to first fifty pages and rear pastedown endpaper.. 1889. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Brown cloth binding. ; 300 pages .

$18.00

Ancient Iran
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Ancient Iran

By Moorey, P. R. S.

Oxford: The Ashmolean Museum. Very Good; Pages lightly toned.. 1975. First Printing. Softcover. 0900090235 . vii, 51 pages. Black and white frontispiece photo, maps, black and white photos, charts, concise bibliography, and index. A regional history illustrated with archaeological artifacts with an emphasis on their social and cultural uses. .

$10.00

The Latin Sexual Vocabulary
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The Latin Sexual Vocabulary

By Adams, J. N.

Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 1990. Later Printing. Softcover. 0801841062 . xii, 272 pages. Abbreviations listing, addenda and corrigenda, and index. A collection of Latin obscenities and sexual euphemisms drawn from both literary and non-literary sources from the early Republic to about the fourth century A. D. .

$15.00

The Works of Flavius Josephus:  Complete in One Volume
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The Works of Flavius Josephus: Complete in One Volume

By Josephus, Flavius

Edinburgh: William P. Nimmo. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn, page tops spotted, . front hinge starting, pages toned.. 1865. Reprint. Hardcover. Translated by William Whiston. Brown boards stamped in gilt and in blind on front boards and spine and in blind on rear boards. Frontispiece engraved portrait of Josephus and engraved vignette of Jerusalem on title page. Index. Double-columned text. Label with owner signature (Waldo Colburn) on front pastedown endpaper. A collection of the first century CE Jewish historians writings. ; 684 pages .

$25.00

Julian:  An Intellectual Biography
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Julian: An Intellectual Biography

By Athanassiadi, Polymnia

London: Routledge. Near Fine. 1992. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 041507763X . xxii, 249 pages. Footnotes, select bibliography, and index. A penetrating and scholarly analysis of Julian's intellectual development against the background of philosophy and religion in the late Roman Empire. .

$25.00

Publicans and Sinners:  Private Enterprise in the Service of the Roman  Republic
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Publicans and Sinners: Private Enterprise in the Service of the Roman Republic

By Badian, E.

Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled and rubbed.. 1983. Revised Edition. Softcover. 0801492416 . Bibliographies, abbreviations, notes, and indexes. A study of government contracts and contractors from the third Century BC to the death of Caesar, complete with a new critical bibliography. .

$12.00

Religions of Rome:  Volume 1, a History
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Religions of Rome: Volume 1, a History

By Beard, Mary; North, John; Price, Simon

Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press. Very Good; Slight front and rear cover curl.. 2006. Later Printing. Softcover. 0521316820 . xxiv, 454 pages. Black and white maps, photos, illustrations, bibliography, and index. A scholarly survey of religious life at Rome from its rise as a world empire through conversion to Christianity. .

$20.00

Greek City-States
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Greek City-States

By Freeman, Kathleen

NY: W. W. Norton and Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and shelfworn.. 1950. First Edition. Hardcover. Bibliography, maps. Scholarly history of 99 ancient Greek city-states. Brick red cloth binding. ; 274 pages .

$20.00

Excellentium Imperatorum Vitae:  Editio Nova Accuratissima
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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

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

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