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The Daily Life of the Greek Gods
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The Daily Life of the Greek Gods

By Giulia Sissa and Marcel Detienne

Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2000. 1st Edition . Near Fine. 5.5 x 8.5 inches (14 x 21.5 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Unread copy, very slight curling to corners of covers, otherwise perfect. Overall condition is Near Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: 287

$17.16

Texts and Transmission: A Survey of the Latin Classics
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Texts and Transmission: A Survey of the Latin Classics

By L.D. Reynolds

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1983. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.25 inches (16 x 24 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Dust jacket: Fading to spine and edges, price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: A few light marks to page edges, otherwise excellent. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Hardback. Printed pages: xlviii, 509

$263.98

The Greeks and the Irrational

By E.R. Dodds

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1966. 5th Impression . Very Good Minus. 5.25 x 8 inches (14 x 20 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Creasing and rubbing to spine, slight browning to covers, two previous owner names to front free endpaper, clean text throughout. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: ix, 327

$21.12

In laudem Iustini Augusti Minoris. Libri IV

By Flavius Cresconius Corippus

London: The Athlone Press, 1976. 1st Edition . Very Good/Good. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (15.5 x 24 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Dust jacket: Some short tears and slight creasing to edges, price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: Scratch and small dent to lower page edge, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: x, 224

$85.79

Pavli Rubigalli Pannonii Carmina

By Paulus Rubigalius / Miloslaus Okal (Ed.)

Leipzig: B.G. Teubner Verlagsgesellschaft, 1980. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 5.75 x 8 inches (14.5 x 20.5 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Blue cloth binding, light mark to front board, otherwise excellent. Latin text. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xviii, 61

$31.68

Nova Anthologia Oxoniensis: Translations into Greek and Latin Verse

By Robinson Ellis (Ed.) / A.D. Godley (Ed.)

Oxford: Henry Frowde / Clarendon Press, 1899. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 5 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Purple buckram binding with gilt illustration to front board. Purple endpapers, all page edges gilt. Printed on India paper with some very light rippling to pages. Light foxing to free endpapers, previous owner's address label to front pastedown endpaper, small tear to outside margin of one leaf. Very clean text throughout. Translations of poetry from ancient times up to the late Victorian period, 107 pieces in Latin and 67 in Greek. A scarce title and in excellent condition. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £8.70; Oceania £10.05; Rest of World £9.75. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: x, 279

$85.79

The Ancient Concept of Progress: and other essays on Greek literature and belief

By E.R. Dodds

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2001. Reprint . Near Fine. 5.25 x 8.5 inches (14 x 21.5 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Unread copy a few light marks to front cover, otherwise excellent. Overall condition is Near Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: vi, 218

$46.20

Hypnerotomachia Poliphili: The Strife of Love in a Dream
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Hypnerotomachia Poliphili: The Strife of Love in a Dream

By Francesco Colonna

London: Thames and Hudson, 2003. Reprint . Near Fine/Near Fine. 6.25 x 9.25 inches (16 x 23.5 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Dust jacket: Excellent condition, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: Excellent condition throughout. Overall book condition is Near Fine. Hardback. Printed pages: xix, 474

$25.08

Aliciae Per Speculum Transitus (Quaeque Ibi Invenit): [Alice Through the Looking Glass]

By Ludovici Carroll [Lewis Carroll] / Clive Harcourt Carruthers (Trans.)

London: Macmillan, 1966. 1st Edition . Very Good/Good. 5.25 x 8.5 inches (13.5 x 21 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Dust jacket: Rubbing to spine and edges of covers, slight wear to head of spine, short tear to top edge of rear cover, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: Red cloth binding, small bump to foot of spine, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. First Latin edition of Alice Through the Looking Glass. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 135

$38.28

Aphrodite, the Homeric Hymn to Aphrodite and The Perugilium Veneris

By F. L. Lucas (Trans.)

Cambridge: University Press, 1948. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 6.25 x 8.25 inches (16 x 20.5 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Dust jacket: Slight loss to head of spine, light creasing to upper edge, price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Blue cloth binding with slight tape mark to rear cover. Lacking front free endpaper. Ex library with single stamp to verso of title page and adhesive label to rear pastedown endpaper. Very clean text threoughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: vii, 53

$21.12

A History of Christian-Latin Poetry: From the Beginnings to the Close of the Middle Ages

By F.J.E. Raby

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1927. 1st Edition . Very Good. 6.75 x 10 inches (17 x 25.5 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Black buckram binding with light marking to boards. Small mark to outside margin of front free endpaper, half title page and title page, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall condition is Very Good. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £14.65; Oceania £21.30; Rest of World £19.90. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 491

$59.40

Blood for the Ghosts: Classical Influences in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

By Hugh Lloyd-Jones

London: Duckworth, 1982. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus. 6 x 9 inches (15.5 x 23.5 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Creasing to spine, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: 312

$21.12

Some Oxford Compositions

By J.G. Barrington-Ward, J. Bell, C. M. Bowra, A.N. Bryan-Brown, J.D. Dennistn, T.F.Higham, M. Platnauer

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1945. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Good. 5 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19.5 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Dust jacket: Crease and wear to edges, tear to spine with archival tape repair to reverse, tape residue to flaps. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good. Book: Blue buckram binding with some fading to ends of spine. Previous owner's name and also address label to front pastedown endpaper, light off setting to free endpapers, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Contains 159 translations into Greek and Latin prose and verse, selected from a number done by members of a composition club from 1923 to 1939. The versions, copies of which had been distributed in advance were discussed at fortnightly meetings. Notes on many of the versions give alternative renderings, parallels to phrases or passages in Greek and Latin literature, and discussion of difficult points. In an introduction of 4 pages T.F. Higham analyses in detail the problems involved in translation into the classical languages. Includes C.M. Bowra's Greek translation of Coleridge's Kubla Khan. Very scarce. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xxxvi, 324

$59.40

History of Classical Scholarship

By U. von Wilamowitz-Moellendorff / Hugh Lloyd-Jones (Ed.)

London: Duckworth, 1982. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus. 5.25 x 8.25 inches (13.5 x 21.5 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. First English language edition. Slight rubbing and creasing to spine. A section of 30 pages have browned with age, remainder are unaffected. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: xxxii, 189

$38.28

History of Classical Scholarship: From the Beginning to the End of the Hellenistic Age

By Rudolf Pfeiffer

London: Clarendon Press, 1978. 3rd Impression . Very Good/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.25 inches (16 x 24 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Dust jacket: A couple of light marks, slight creasing to head of spine, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Blue cloth binding with slight fading to head of spine, browning to pages, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xviii, 310

$59.40

History of Classical Scholarship: From 1300 to 1850

By Rudolf Pfeiffer

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1976. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Dust jacket: A few light scratches to front cover, price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Blue cloth binding, very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: ix, 213

$25.08

Tertullian. A Historical and Literary Study
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Tertullian. A Historical and Literary Study

By Timothy David Barnes

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1971. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Dust jacket: Slight creasing, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Ex-library book with stamps to front free endpaper, title page and reverse of title page, residue of label to front free endpaper, very clean text throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: ix, 320

$98.99

Themis. A Study of the Social Origins of Greek Religion

By Jane Ellen Harrison

London: Merlin Press, 1977. Reprint . Very Good. 5.25 x 8.5 inches (13.5 x 21.5 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Fading to spine, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall condition is Very Good. Paperback. Printed pages: xxv, 559

$25.08

Heraclitus: Greek Text with a Short Commentary. Editio Maior

By Miroslav Marcovich

Merida, Venezuela: The Los Andes University Press, 1967. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.25 inches (16 x 23 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Dust jacket: Slight edgewear, a few light marks to spine. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: First printing (3000 copies). Blue cloth binding, small bump to lower edge of front board, slight marking to page edges. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper, clean text throughout. Greek text with notes in English. Overall book condition is Very Good. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £14.65; Oceania £21.30; Rest of World £19.90. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xxix, [3], 665, [2]

$92.39

Novus Graecorum epigrammatum & poemation delectus cum nova versione et notis. Opera Thomae Johnson, A.M. In usum scholae Etonensis.

By Thomas Johnson

London: S. Smith & B. Walford, ad Insignia Principis in Coemeterio D. Pauli, 1699. 2nd Edition . Fair. 4 x 6.4 inches (10 x 16.5 cm). ***PLEASE NOTE*** The bookshop is currently closed for holidays. Items can still be ordered, but will not be dispatched until Monday 21st August. Many thanks for your patience. Disbound, lacking spine and rear board. Front board is bare and worn to edges, loosely attached by three cords. Page block is loose but all pages are attached. Frontis present with loss and creasing to edges, notes to recto, some digits below the engraving. Title page creased and torn to edges. Some staining, marks and ink smudges to text. Single worm hole to inner margin with slight loss to a few characters. Lacking the last leaf of the ads, penultimate leaf is present but soiled and has significant loss. Last 30 pages are dog-eared to the upper corner. A collection of Greek epigram translations for the use of students at Eton, first published in 1694. Greek text with Latin translation. A defective but complete example of a rare surviving 17th Century schoolbook. ESTC R34543. Overall condition is Fair. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £8.70; Oceania £10.05; Rest of World £9.75. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: Small 8vo. Frontis, [24], 86, [2] (blank), 81-128, 229-250, [8]

$105.59

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