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THE CROSS OF ADRIANOPLE: A SILVER PROCESSIONAL CROSS OF THE MIDDLE BYZANTINE PERIOD - BENAKI MUSEUM - SELECTIONS 1

by Bouras, Laskarina

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1979
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Athens, Greece: Benaki Museum, 1979. good+, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. Text in Greek and English. 54pp.
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THE MAHABHARATA: BOOK 4. THE BOOK OF VIRATA - BOOK 5. THE BOOK OF THE EFFORT

by van Buitenen, J. A. B. (translated and edited by)

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Published
1978
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0226846504572
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Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1978. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0226846504 572pp.
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COUNTRY LIFE IN ANCIENT EGYPT - MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS PICTURE BOOK NO. 2

by Smith, William Stevenson

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n.d.
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Boston, MA: Museum of Fine Arts, n.d.. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. 32pp.
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DEATH AND BURIAL IN THE ROMAN WORLD

by Toynbee, J. M. C.

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1971
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very good, wraps (softcover) YELLOW HIGHLIGHT ABOUT 14 PAGS
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9780801855078
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Baltimore, MD: John Hopkins University Pr, 1971. PB. very good, wraps (softcover) YELLOW HIGHLIGHT ABOUT 14 PAGS. B&W illustrations. ISBN 0801855071 Looks new EXCEPT - YELLOW HIGHLIGHTIN ON ABOUT 14 PAGES. 336pp.
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THE PIERCEBRIDGE FORMULA: A DRAMATIC NEW VIEW OF ROMAN HISTORY

by Selkirk, Raymond

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Published
1983
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good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) couple Small Ex-Lib Marks
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9780850596212
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Cambridge, UK: Patrick Stephens, 1983. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) couple Small Ex-Lib Marks. B&W illustrations. ISBN 0850596211 Couple small Ex-Lib marks. 217pp.
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SALLUST: THE CONSIPIRACY OF CATILINE AND THE WAR OF JUGURTHA

by Heywood, Thomas (translated into English by) (with an introduction by Charles Whibley)

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Published
1924
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London: Constable and Co., Ltd, 1924. HC. good+, brown cloth spine, teg (hardcover). 245pp.
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BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY OF ANCIENT AND GREEK AND ROMAN WOMEN: NOTABLE WOMEN FROM SAPPHO TO HELENA

by Lightman, Marjorie and Lightman, Benjamin

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Published
2000
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9780816044368
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New York: Checkmark Books, 2000. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). ISBN 0816044368 298pp.
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LIFE IN THE ANCIENT NEAR EAST 3100-332 B.C.E.

by Snell, Daniel C.

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1997
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9780300066159
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New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1997. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0300066155 A lively discussion of social and economic history of the ancient Near East. 270pp.
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THE CLASSICAL GREEKS

by Grant, Michael

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Published
1989
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very good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover), BCE
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9780684191263
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1989. HC. very good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover), BCE. B&W ill., B&W maps. ISBN 0684191261 Renowned classical historian Michael Grant turns his attention to the "Golden Age" of Greek civilization, the period from the first wars against Persia and Carthage in the early fifth century B.C. to Alexander the Great's accession in 336… Read more
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COMMERCE AND SOCIAL STANDING IN ANCIENT ROME

by D'Arms, John H.

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Published
1981
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very good++, brown cloth spine (hardcover) no dustjacket
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0674144759201
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Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1981. HC. very good++, brown cloth spine (hardcover) no dustjacket. ISBN 0674144759 201pp.
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THE LIFE OF THE GREEKS AND ROMANS DESCRIBED FROM ANTIQUE MONUMENTS

by Guhl, E. and Koner, W. (translated from the Third German Edition by F. Hueffer)

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Published
1896
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London: Chatto and Windus, 1896. HC. very good, decorated brown cloth (hardcover). B&W illustrations. 620pp, ads.
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THE FOURTH CRUSADE AND THE SACK OF CONSTANTINOPLE

by Phillips, Jonathan

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2004
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9780670033508
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New York: Viking, 2004. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0670033502 In April 1204, the armies of Western Christendom wrote another bloodstained chapter in the history of holy war. 374pp.
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THE HOLY ROMAN REPUBLIC: A HISTORIC PROFILE OF THE MIDDLE AGES

by Falco, Giorgio (translated by K. V. Kent)

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Published
1964
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New York: A. S. Barnes and Co, 1964. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). 336pp.
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THE ETRUSCANS - ANCIENT PEOPLES AND PLACES SERIES

by Bloch, Raymond

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Published
1958
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New York: Frederick A. Praeger, 1958. HC. good, red cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket. color frontis, B&W ill.. 260pp.
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THE ARMY OF THE CAESARS

by Grant, Michael

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1974
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9780684138213
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1974. HC. good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0684138212 The author shows how the rise and decline of imperial Rome was intimately connected with the balance of political and military power. 365pp.
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THE ANCIENT HISTORY OF THE EGYPTIANS, CARTHAGINIANS, ASSYRIANS, BABYLONIANS, MEDES AND PERSIANS, MACEDONIANS AND GRECIANS

by Rollin, Charles

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Published
1823
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Boston, MA: Samuel Walker, 1823. HC. good+, full calf binding (hardcover) some light foxing. plates and maps complete. A New and Improved Edition, Translated from the French in Two Volumes." Volume I, 624 pages, index; Volume II, 630 pages, index. Two frontis plates, 6 maps (some folding) and 15 full plates are all bound in as called for… Read more
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LETTERS OF A ROMAN GENTLEMAN

by Cicero (selected from the correspondence of) and McKinlay, Arthur Patch (translated by)

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Published
1926
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Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1926. HC. good++, black cloth spine (hardcover) (no dustjacket). B&W illustrations. Contents include: Introduction; Reader's Guide; The Chronology; Rising and Falling; Mending Political Fences; Marking Time in Cilicia; Watching and Waiting; Finding Consolation in Work; Carrying On; Conclusion. 249pp.
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THE REPUBLICAN EMPIRE

by Hawthorn, J. R.

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1963
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London: Macmillan & Co. Ltd, 1963. HC. very good, pictorial boards (hardcover). B&W maps. This book is an attempt to assess the nature of the Republican empire. 298pp.
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THE HONEY AND THE HEMLOCK: DEMOCRACY AND PARANOIA IN ANCIENT ATHENS AND MODERN AMERICA

by Sagan, Eli

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Published
1991
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fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) review press release laid in
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9780465030583
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New York: Basic Books, 1991. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) review press release laid in. ISBN 0465030580 "Democracy is a miracle," Eli Sagan writes, "considering human psychological disabilities." To shed light on this "miracle," Sagan focuses on the world's first democratic society, Athens, and mounts a compelling argument that Athens and the modern American republic, although separated… Read more
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THE GLORY OF GREECE

by Samivel

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Published
1962
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New York: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc, 1962. HC. good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover). 5 color plates, 110 B&W ill.. The world of the Ancient Greeks, whose civilization was at once the fountain-head and the inspiration of our own Western culture. 266pp.
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