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Doctors' Latin - a Miscellany of Latin and Greek Phrases
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Doctors' Latin - a Miscellany of Latin and Greek Phrases

By Keith Souter

London: Robert Hale Ltd, 2006 Fascinating insight into the language of medicine, with many interesting facts included, presented in the form of a dictionary. 196pp. Silver lettering to spine. Minor bump to top of spine, otherwise near fine copy with no marks or inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has minor edge and surface wear and slight creasing to rear panel, otherwise very good.. First Edition. Black Cloth Boards. Near Fine/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$9.64

The Oxford Companion to Classical Literature
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The Oxford Companion to Classical Literature

By M C Howatson (Editor)

Oxford University Press, 1989 Alphabetical reference work for the student of classical literature. 605pp plus chronology and 6 black and white maps to rear. Gilt lettering to spine. Slight crease to spine and small uncut edge to one page, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has slight edge and surface wear, otherwise very good. HEAVY BOOK, extra postage required for 1st class or overseas shipping.. Second Edition. Dark Blue Cloth Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.86

The Oxford History of the Classical World
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The Oxford History of the Classical World

By John Boardman, Jasper Griffin, Oswyn Murray (Editors)

Oxford University Press, 1991 Comprehensive study of classical culture, from Homer to the fall of the Roman Empire. 882pp with index, illustrated with 20 colour plates, 10 maps and numerous black and white photographs and drawings to the text. Some creasing to spine and corners and scuffing and edgewear to cover, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. HEAVY BOOK, extra postage will be requested.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.93

Aeschylus in 2 Volumes, Vols I & II
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Aeschylus in 2 Volumes, Vols I & II

By Aeschylus, Herbert Weir Smyth (Translator)

Cambridge, Massachusetts & London: Harvard University Press/William Heinemann Ltd, 1971 Loeb Classical Library edition. Vol I: Suppliant Maiders, Persians, Prometheus, Seven Against Thebes. 1963 Reprint (no ISBN). 425pp with index. Slight bumping to corners, name to front endpaper. DJ torn with slight loss. Vol II: Agamemnon, Libation-Bearers, Eumenides, Fragments, Appendix. 1971 reprint (with ISBN). Slight bumping to base of spine, otherwise very good. DJ price-clipped with slight wear.. Reprint. Olive Green Boards. Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$32.15

The Oxford Book of Greek Verse in Translation
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The Oxford Book of Greek Verse in Translation

By T F Higham and C M Bowra (Editors)

Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1938 Translations of all the poems in The Oxford Book of Greek Verse, which was published in 1930. 781pp. Gilt lettering and border to front board and spine. Top edges gilt. Left hinge showing, binding a little slack, slight bumping to spine and corners and spine dulled, otherwise good copy with no inscriptions.. Reprint. Dark Blue Cloth Boards. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$12.86

Quinti Horatii Flacci Opera Omnia
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Quinti Horatii Flacci Opera Omnia

By Horace, Arthur John Macleane (Rev)

London: Whittaker & Co / George Bell, 1864 Grammar School Classics edition, carefully revised and abridged from the larger edition in the Bibliotheca Classica, with English notes by the Rev A J Macleane. Full calf binding with gilt lined border to both boards, 5 raised bands with gilt designs, gilt lettering on red title label to spine. Marbled endpapers and page edges. Backstrip starting to split down both sides (just holding), foxing to early and late pages and former owner's name to ffep, otherwise fair/good copy.. Second Edition, Revised. Brown Calf. Fair/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$57.87

Plutarch's Lives
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Plutarch's Lives

By Plutarch, John and William Langhorne (Translators)

London and Felling-on-Tyne: The Walter Scott Publishing Co Ltd Undated. The Scott Library No.7, with introductory note by B J Snell. 351pp. Gilt lettering to spine. Bumping to corners and rubbing to spine, top section of front endpaper missing, top edges dusty and fore-edges rough-trimmed and slightly foxed, otherwise fair copy.. Burgundy Cloth Boards. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$8.36

Catullus, with the Latin Text
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Catullus, with the Latin Text

By Sir William Marris (Translator)

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1924 The poems of Catallus, printed in Latin on one page and in the English transcription on the opposite page. 169pp. Gilt border to front board and gilt title to front board and spine, top edges gilt. Slight bumping to spine and corners. From the private collection of English writer Storm Jameson, whose neat signature appears on the front endpaper.. Presumed First Thus. Burgundy Buckram. Very Good/No Jacket. 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall.

$32.15

The Complete Works of Horace - Translated By Various Hands
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The Complete Works of Horace - Translated By Various Hands

By Horace

London: J M Dent & Sons Ltd, 1931 Everyman's Library No.515. Introduction by Dr John Marshall. 262pp. Gilt shield and lettering to spine, illustrated endpapers and titles pages. Some bumping to spine, corners and edges, marking to boards and page edges, small nick and scoring to lower edge and former owner's name inside front endpaper, otherwise good copy.. Reprint. Apple Green Cloth Boards. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$8.36

Dictionary of Classical Mythology
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Dictionary of Classical Mythology

By Jenny March

London: Cassell, 1999 Comprehensive A-Z guide to Greek and Roman mythology. 416pp illustrated throughout in black and white. Former owner's stamp inside cover and minimal surface scuffing, otherwise near fine copy with uncreased spine and clean pages. HEAVY BOOK, weighs o ver 1kg so additional postage required for 1st class or overseas shipping.. First Paperback Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.

$9.00

The Hundred Best Poems (Lyrical) in the Latin Language
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The Hundred Best Poems (Lyrical) in the Latin Language

By J W Mackail (Ed)

London & Glasgow: Gowans & Gray Ltd, 1905 Pieces selected solely from ancient or classical Latin. 105pp. Book from the private collection of the publisher Guy Chapman, with his signature to front endpapers. No title to binding. Bumping to spine and corners, colour from buckram has bled into the early pages and margins, top edges soiled and left hinge showing, otherwise fair reading copy.. Presumed First Edition. Burgundy Buckram. Fair/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$7.72

The Oxford Companion to Classical Literature
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The Oxford Companion to Classical Literature

By M C Howatson (Editor)

Oxford University Press, 2011 Authoritative guide to the classical world and its literary heritage with 3,100 revised and updated entries, topical subjects and six detailed maps. Brand new in shrinkwrap. HEAVY BOOK, additional postage will be requested for 1st Class/Overseas shipping. 2nd Class UK postage is included in the standard postage price.. 3rd Edition. Black Cloth Boards. New/New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$38.58

The Oxford Dictionary of the Classical World
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The Oxford Dictionary of the Classical World

By John Roberts (Editor)

Oxford University Press, 2005 Major reference work with over 2,500 entries on the civilizations of ancient Greece and Rome from 776BC to AD180. 858pp illustrated with 5 black and white maps. Gilt lettering to spine. Virtually new volume, minimal surface wear to near fine unclipped DJ. HEAVY BOOK, additional postage will be requested for 1st Class/Overseas shipping. 2nd Class UK postage is included in the standard price.. First Edition. Black Cloth Boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$22.50

Ovid in Love
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Ovid in Love

By Guy Lee (Translator)

London: John Murray, 2000 Attractive collection of Ovid's love poems, translated from the Latin by Guy Lee and illustrated with colour and line drawings by John Ward. 127pp. Marbled endpapers, gilt lettering to spine. Minimal bend to boards, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has minor crease at top of flyleaf, otherwise near fine.. First Thus. White Cloth Boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by John Ward. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.64

Quinti Horatii Flacci
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Quinti Horatii Flacci

By Horace, Ex Recensione A J Macleane

London: Deighton, Bell & Co, 1861 Latin text. 210pp with unpageinated alternate blank leaves. Gilt lettering to spine. Some rubbing to corners, edges sunned and somewhat musty. Extensive notes to blank leaves, additional notations to text and margins, all very neat. From the personal collection of the publisher Guy Chapman, with his ex libris and ownership labels to pastedown and endpaper, with note 'my father's copy at Westminster'.. Black Cloth Boards. Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$32.15

The Iliad of Homer
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The Iliad of Homer

By Lord Derby (trans)

London: J M Dent & Sons Ltd, 1941 Everyman's Library No.453. 440pp plus publisher's list to rear. Gilt lettering to spine, top edges tinted, decorated endpapers, woodcut illustration to title page. Slight bumping to spine, corners and edges, white scuff mark to lower corner of front board, spine faded and some marking to page edges, otherwise good copy with no inscriptions.. Reprint. Green Cloth Boards. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$9.64

The Odes and Carmen Saeculare of Horace, Translated Into English Verse
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The Odes and Carmen Saeculare of Horace, Translated Into English Verse

By John Conington

London: Bell & Daldy, 1865 144pp, illustrated with black and white decoration to chapter heads. Burgundy spine with paper covered boards. Gilt lettering to spine, top edges gilt. Considerable rubbing to spine, corners and edges, tear at top of backstrip, corners bumped and edges browned, otherwise internally clear and unmarked. . Third Edition. Quarter Bound Burgundy Leather. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$9.64

Catullus Tibullus and Pervigilium Veneris
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Catullus Tibullus and Pervigilium Veneris

By F W Cornish (Translator)

London: William Heinemann, 1919 The poems of Gaius Valerius Catullus. The Loeb Classical Library. Latin text alongside English translation. 375pp with index. Gilt initials to front board and title to spine. Top edges gilt. From the library of the publisher, Guy Chapman, whose Ex Libris label appears on the front endpaper. Some bumping and rubbing to spine and corners, marking to edges and slightly musty, otherwise good.. Reprint. Red Cloth Boards. Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$25.72

Key to Deigma
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Key to Deigma

By C F Walters and R S Conway

London: John Murray, 1920 Exercises in Green translation. 115pp. Rubbing and creasing to spine and corners, with some loss to head and base of backstrip and front panel becoming detached at top and bottom. Edges age-toned with red stain at top of fore-edges and some page corners creased, otherwise fair reading copy of this scarce volume.. Presumed First Edition. Soft Cover. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$19.29

The Oxford Classical Dictionary
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The Oxford Classical Dictionary

By M Cary, J D Denniston, J Wight Duff, A D Nock, W D Ross, H H Scullard (Editors)

London: Oxford University Press, 1961 Comprehensive reference work. 971pp. Gilt lettering to spine. Left hinge weak, spine faded and usual library stamps to endpapers and title page, otherwise good copy. VERY HEAVY BOOK. Additional postage will be requested.. Reprint. Dark Blue Cloth Boards. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex School Library.

$19.29

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