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The Satyricon of Petronius

By Gaius Petronius Arbiter / Paul Dinnage (Trans.)

London: Spearman & Calder, 1953. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22 cm). Dust jacket: Slight wear to head of spine and upper corners, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Light marking to boards, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. First edition of the Dinnage translation. 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: xiii, 162

$25.04

Lapidaria Octava

By John Sparrow (Ed.)

Cantabrigiae / Cambridge: Leonibus Erectis / Rampant Lions Press, 1981. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 7.5 x 10 inches (19 x 25.5 cm). Limited edition of 200 unnumbered copies. Light marking to covers, foxing to page edges, clean text throughout. Overall condition is 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. Paperback. Printed pages: [36]

$31.63

Titi Lucretii Cari de Rerum Natura Libri Sex.: (On the Nature of Things)

By Titi Lucretii Cari (Titus Lucretius Carus)

Birminghamae (Birmingham): Johannis Baskerville (John Baskerville), 1772. 1st Edition . Very Good. 9.25 x 11.75 inches (23.5 x 29.5 cm). Full calf leather binding with new leather spine. Gilt panel and armorial to boards, gilt ruled board edges and turn-ins. Spine has four raised bands and gilt decoration to compartment. Marbled endpapers, marbled page edges. A few marks to boards. Two leaves have tears with expert old repairs, text is very clean throughout. Provenance: From the library of John Wilder, Fellow of Eton College and later Vice Provost. The book bears Wilder's arms to each board and a gift inscription from him the verso of front free endpaper, dated 1834. The first Baskerville edition of Lucretius' didactic poem 'On the Nature of Things'. A nice clean example. ESTC T50365. Overall condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: Large 4to. [2], 280

$527.12

Plutarch's Life of Themistokles: With introduction explanatory notes and critical appendix

By Hubert A. Holden

London: Macmillan and Co Limited, 1884. Revised Edition . Good Plus. 4.25 x 6.5 inches (11 x 17 cm). Scarce. Light cup ring to rear cover. Lacking front free endpaper, otherwise very good. Overall condition is 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: lvi, 232, 70

$46.12

Catulli Tibulli et Propertii Opera
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Catulli Tibulli et Propertii Opera

By Catulli [Catullus]/ Tibulli [Tibullus]/ Propertii [Propertius]

Birmingham: Johannis Baskerville, 1772. 1st Edition . Good. 9.75 x 12 inches (25 x 30 cm). Full calf leather binding. Diced boards with gilt decorative border, gilt decorated turn-ins, marbled endpaper. Spine has five raised bands, leather labels and gilt decoration to compartments. Boards rubbed and lightly marked. Joints cracked, board are loose but securely attached. Tearing to hinge of front endpaper. Foxing to free endpapers, leading blank and last page of text. Several pages have heavy marking and two pages are stained. Some damage but an acceptable and solidly bound John Baskerville first edition, this is the larger quarto edition. ESTC 6260. Overall condition is Good. Hardback. Printed pages: 4to. [2], 200, pp221-372 (Page numbers 201-220 are omitted in the pagination but the register is continuous.)

$263.56

Plutarch's Lives: Translated from the Original Greek with Notes, Critical and Historical and A New Life of Plutarch (Complete in 6 volumes)

By John Langhorne and William Langhorne

London: C. Dilly, 1792. 5th Edition . Good. 5.75 x 8.5 inches (14.5 x 21.5 cm). Spines worn and lacking 4 title labels. Cracking to joints but all boards securely attached. Boards have some wear especially front board of Volume II. Overall condition is Good. Please Note: This is a very heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate - a postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Please contact us for an accurate postage cost for your location. Hardback

$144.96

Psyche et Cupido

By Apulei / Lucius Apuleius Mad Aurensis / Ludovic C. Purser (Ed.)

Medici Society, 1913. Very Good Plus. 6.75 x 9.75 inches (17 x 24.5 cm). Limited edition no. 321/525. 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: 43

$46.12

Publius Vergilius Maro. Bucolica (Eclogues/Bucolics) [SIGNED]

By Virgil (Publius Vergilius Maro) / Theodor Haecker (Trans.) / Robert Kirchner (Illust.)

Munich: Gesellschaft der Bibliophilen, 1974. Facsimile . Fine. 12..25 x x17.25 inches (31.5 x 45 cm). Signed by Author. Signed. Facsimile of the 1965 1st Edition with two new signed lithographs. Overall condition is Fine. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £15.65; Oceania £22.85; Rest of World £21.20. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback

$85.66

Publii Virgilii Maronis. Georgicorum Libri Quatuor: The Georgicks of Virgil, with an English Translation and Notes

By John Martyn (Trans.)

London: Robert Dutton, 1811. 3rd Edition . Good Plus. 6 x 10 inches (15 x 25 cm). Spine worn, good solid binding, light foxing to text. Overall condition is Good Plus. Hardback. Printed pages: xv, 487, 4, index

$85.66

Herodotus: (Complete in four volumes)

By William Beloe (Trans.)

London: Leigh and S. Sotheby, 1806. 2nd Edition . Good. 5.5 x 8.25 inches (13.5 x 21.5 cm). Front board of Volume IV held by single cord, binding rubbed and dusty. Overall condition is 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 £20.20; Oceania £29.75; Rest of World £27.25. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xiv, 450 + 463 + 484 + 425, index

$144.96

A Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, Mythology, Religion, Literature and Art

By Oskar Seyffert / Henry Nettleship and J.E. Sandys (Ed.)

New York: Swan Sonnenschein and Co, 1894. 3rd Edition . Very Good. 8 x 10.25 inches (20.5 x 25.5 cm). Ex-Library binding number to title page, single stamp to verso of title page. 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 £19.00; Oceania £27.95; Rest of World £25.65. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: vi, 716

$32.95

The Treatise on The Apostolic Tradition of St. Hippolytus of Rome: Bishop and Martyr
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The Treatise on The Apostolic Tradition of St. Hippolytus of Rome: Bishop and Martyr

By Gregory Dix and Henry Chadwick

London: The Alban Press , 1992. Revised Edition . Very Good Plus. 5.25 x 8.5 inches (13.5 x 21.5 cm). Overall book 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. Paperback. Printed pages: lxxxi, 90

$21.08

Natural History Books 20-23
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Natural History Books 20-23

By Pliny / W.H.S. Jones (Trans.)

Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA: Harvard University Press, 2005. Reprint . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 4.5 x 6.75 inches (11.5 x 17 cm). Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Overall book 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: xxvi, 532

$18.45

Little Masterpieces from the Anthology

By Hugh MacNaghten (Trans.)

London: Gowans and Gray, 1924. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus. 4 x5.75 inches (10 x 15 cm). Scarce. Paperback bound in cloth with original wraps, a little creasing. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. 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: xxix, 125

$25.04

Res Metrica: An Introduction to the Study of Greek and Roman Versification

By William Ross Hardie

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1920. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus. 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Very scarce. School Library bookplate to front pastedown endpaper, no other library markings, a nice solid copy of the scarce first edition. 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. Hardback. Printed pages: xii, 275

$46.12

Tibulli Propertii Camina

By Catullus

Leipzig: Hirzel, 1868. Very Good. 3.5 x 5.75 inches (8.5 x 14 cm). Attractive full vellum binding, slight splaying to boards. Overall 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: 372

$46.12

More Odes of Horace

By J.S. Blake-Reed (Trans.)

Egypt: Whitehead Morris, 1944. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.5 x 8 inches (14 x 20.5 cm). Limited Edition No. 177/200. Inscribed and signed by the translator to front free endpaper and signed by author and illustrators to Ltd Ed page. Overall 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: 116

$59.30

Some Greek Love Poems: Gathered and Translated with a Brief Account of Greek Love-Poetry
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Some Greek Love Poems: Gathered and Translated with a Brief Account of Greek Love-Poetry

By J.M. Edmonds

London: Peter Davies, 1929. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus. 9 x 11.75 inches (23 x 29.5 cm). Limited edition No. 218 of 450 copies printed on hand made paper. First work to be issued in the Antigone 16pt fount (Greek font) designed by J. van Krimpen. Three hand coloured decorations to the text by Vera Willoughby. Fading and discolouration to covers, internally in first class condition. Poems are in printed in the original Greek followed by an English translation. . Overall condition is Very Good Minus. Hardback. Printed pages: xi, 43, 47, [2]

$85.66

Aristotelis De Arte Poetica Liber

By I. Bywater

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22.5 cm). 20th Century cloth binding, original wraps bound in, much notation to text. Overall condition is 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: vi, 48

$46.12

Iambica: An English-Greek and Greek-English Vocabulary for Writers of Iambic Verse

By J. Jackson

London: Macmillan and Co Limited, 1928. 2nd Impression . Good Plus. 5 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Rebound in blue cloth. Overall condition is 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: x, 397

$21.08

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