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The Odyssey of Homer

by Shaw, T.E. (Lawrence of Arabia)

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Published
1935
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First English Trade Edition
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London: Oxford University Press (world classics), 1935. A very good copy in original brown cloth.. Gilt title to spine. Gold Rondel of Homer to title page and coloured map endpapers. 327pp. A variant edition See O'Brien A144.. First English Trade Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Titi Lucretii Cari De rerum natura libri sex.

by Lucretius Carus, Titus. (Baskerville)

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Published
1773
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£192.98

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Birmingham: John Baskerville, 1773. A very good copy of this masterpiece of typography. Bound in contemporary tree bark calf with gold line edges. Strachey crest in gilt to spine. Some wear to leather of hinges, Richard Strachey heraldic bookplate to inside of front board. Marbled endpapers small smudge mark to paper of title page (see image). Baskerville brought out… Read more
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Epigrammatum Libros XV. Interpretatione et Notis Illustravit Vincentius Colesso J. C. jusso Christianissimi Regis, ad usum Serenissimi Delphini

by Martial [Marcus Valerii Martialis]

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Published
1680
Condition
good+
Edition
First Thus
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£160.81

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Paris: Antonium Cellier, 1680. Full vellum with gilt decoration, spine with black and red labels, 5 raised bands, some wear to hinges. In two parts: Eprigrammitum libros XV [794pp] and Epigrammita obscaena [60pp] plus Index Vocabularum [168pp]. Two armorial bookplates to front paste-down, a decorative gilt leather bookplate of Charles Rugge Price and the later bookplate of T. J. Phillips-Jodrell,… Read more
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Antiquissimi Virgiliani Codicis Fragmenta et Picturae ex Bibliotheca Vaticana. Ad priscas Imaginum formas A Petro Sancte Bartholi Incisae.

by Virgil [Virgilius Maro, Publius]

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Published
1742
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Rome: Chalcographia R.C.A. apud Pedem Marmoreum,, 1742. A very good copy nicely rebound in tan half leather, tan cloth covered boards, marbled endpapers. [2pp], xxiipp, 225pp, [1p]; engraved title, numerous large engraved illustrations by Pietro Santi Bartoli. Pasted in, to the reverse of the final leaf is a bibliographical note to the previous owner. A few leaves slightly discoloured or… Read more
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Sophoclis Tragoediae Superstites, recensuit et Brevi Annotatione Instruxit

by Sophocles [William Linwood ed]

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Published
1852
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
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£51.46

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London: Longman, Brown, Green & Longman, 1852. Edited and annotated by Classicist William Linwood (1817-1878). Includes Antigone, Ajax, Oedipus at Colonus, Women of Trachis, Philoctetes, Electra. 498pp. Rebound in brown buckram with gilt to spine; silk marker. A very good copy with a few contemporary notes and under-linings in ink and pencil not detracting from the overall very good condition..… Read more
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Atlas of Mesopotamia, A Survey of the History and Civilasation of Mesopotamia from the Stone Age to the Fall of Babylon

by Beek, Martin A.

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Published
1962
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£25.73

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London & Edinburgh: Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1962. A fine copy in d/w and housed in the original card sliocase. 164pp iillustrated throighout and with coloured maps.. First Edition. Hardback. Fine/Fine. Folio - over 12" - 15" Tall.
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The Odyssey of Homer

by Shaw, T.E. (Lawrence of Arabia)

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Trade Edition
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£64.33

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New York: Oxford University Press (world classics), 1932. A very good copy in original blue cloth with gilt Greek ship design to front board. Gilt title to spine and gilt lines to top of spine. Blue Rondel of Homer to title page. 327pp. O'Brien A149. The elusive first US trade edition. Previous owners name neatly to fep dated 1932..… Read more
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The Odyssey of Homer

by Shaw, T.E. (Lawrence of Arabia)

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1935
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First English Trade Edition
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London: Oxford University Press, 1935. A very good copy in original blue cloth with gilt Greek ship design to front board. Gilt title to spine. Gold Rondel of Homer to title page and map endpapers present as extra leaves at front and back. Addition of an Introduction by John Finley. 327pp. A variant edition See O'Brien A144.. First English… Read more
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An Atlas of Classical Geography Containing Twenty-four Maps; Constructed By William Hughes

by Hughes, William (George Long, Ed.)

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Published
1874
Condition
Very Good
Edition
New Edition Revised
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£115.79

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London: Whittaker & Co, 1874. A very good copy, rebound in maroon cloth with gilt title to spine. 24 plates of maps as called for with coloured outlines. + Index. A useable and attractive copy.. New Edition Revised. Hardback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Littlecote, The English Civil War Armoury

by Richardson, Thom & Rimer, Graeme

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
2019
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reissue
ISBN
9780948092688
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£77.19

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Leeds: Royal Armouries, 2019. A fine new copy of this comprehensive publication on the Littlecote Armoury. This volume deals with the background to the armoury and contains the complete illustrated catalogue of the contents. 368pp.. Reissue. Hardback. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Homer's Hymn to Aphrodite

by Homer (Translated By Jack Lindsay

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Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Limited Edition
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£70.76

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London: The Fanfrolico Press A very good copy of this Fanfrolico Press edition, number 99 of just 500 copies. Bound in original black cloth with embossed Aphrodite sculpture to front baord. 4 full page plates. Bookplate of previous owner to fep.. First Limited Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Annaei Senecae tum rhetoris tum philosophi, Opera omnia. Ab Andrea Schotto ad veterum exemplarium fidem castigata, Graecis etiam hiatibus expletis.

by Seneca, Lucius Annaeus

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Published
1665
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Thus
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Geneva: Sumptibus Samuelis Chouet, 1665. Two volumes bound in one, each with separate contents list. Previous owner's name to tp, finely written in ink, a few old ink blots to edge of speckled block fore-edge. Nicely rebound in contemporary vellum, new eps, parchment label to spine. A handsome copy of an early text.. First Thus. Vellum. Very Good. 8vo -… Read more
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Tusculanarum Disputationum Libri V. cum Commentario Joannis Davisii et Richardi Bentleii Emendationibus. Editio Nova

by Cicero, Marcus Tullios

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Published
1805
Condition
Very Good
Edition
New Edition
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Oxford: Oxonii [Oxford] Clarendoniano , 1805. Bound sympathetically in simulated vellum paper-covered boards, gilt titles to spine. Occasional pencil notes to margins and underlinings. A very good, practical copy. 498pp + indeces.. New Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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The Greek Commonwealth Politics & Economics in Fifth-Century Athens

by Zimmern, Alfred

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Published
1931
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Fifth Edition
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£45.03

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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1931. A very good copy in black full leather binding with Repton School crest in gilt to front board. Prize plate dated 1939 to inside of front board and the name of John Mavrogodato dated 1941 to fep. John Nicholas Mavrogordato (1882-1970) was the son of Greek parents, but himself thoroughly anglicised. He was Oxford's second… Read more
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Hand Book to the Antiquities of Athens

by Delves-Broughton, Augusta Mary [Mrs Vernon]

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Published
1896
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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£51.46

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London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co., 1896. With the original folding map of the City (minor tear), the classic guide to the antiquities of Athens, Well illustrated [41 all present] plus 9pp contemporary advertisements for hotels, stationers and binders, rail and steamship tickets, tailors and more. Decorative cloth-covered boards have some marking and edges are bumped. Decorative eps;… Read more
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Greek Architecture

by Lawrence, A. W.

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Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£25.73

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Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 1957. A very good copy in vg d/w. A superb and scholarly study by the younger brother of T.E. Lawrence (of Arabia). 327pp + 152 plates.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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London: Bell and Dalby, 1858. A fine set of these two volumes, Volume I Miscellaneous Papers, Volume II Feudal & Military, bound in full maroon leather with gilt decoration by Newcastle binder, George Rutland and so signed. Silk ties and aeg. Neat signature of a previous owner W.H. Porter and his ink initials stamp to title page. Volume I… Read more
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£231.57
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Report on the Pepys Manuscripts Preserved at Magdalene College, Cambridge

by Historical Manuscrips Commission

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Published
1911
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£12.87

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London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1911. A very good copy in original green cloth. Private institutional bookplate to inside of front board. 379pp.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Genteel Household Furniture, 1765

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Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited Facsimile Reprint
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£12.87

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Witney: Witney Antiques, 2002. This is a facsimile of a rare furniture pattern book of 1765, of which only a few copies survive. This edition contains one hundred and twenty plates upward of three hundred and fifty designs for commodes, tables, candle stands, frames for glasses, tenders, chairs, desk and book cases, designs for founder brass-works. A limited editon of… Read more
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