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A Selection from the Works of Publius Vergilius Maro (Eclogues, Georgics, the Aeneid).

By Publius Vergilius Maro (Vergil).

Philadelphia, PA E.H. Butler & Co. , 1888. Hardcover Very Good: shows moderate wear to extremities; considerable rubbing to the panels; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A clean, sturdy copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing showing moderate wear. Sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.55 x 5.25 x 1 inches). 405 pages. Edited for the Use of Schools by A.A. Benton, S.T.D. Language: Latin with English Notes, Glossary, and Vocabulary, Preface, and Life of Vergil. Weight: 17 ounces. Quarter-Leather with gilt titles and embosed designs at the backstri; and embossed titles and designs at the front and rear cloth over board panels. All Edges Tinted Red. Bingham's Latin Series. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'.

$34.30

The Satyricon.

By Petronius .

New York, NY New American Library: Mentor Books, 1960. Paperback First Edition Thus (1960), so stated. First Edition Thus (1960), so stated. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: former owner's name printed at the bottom edge of the text pages and a short Latin note by same at the inside of the front cover and with a small drawing; light wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the wrapper covers; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. The text pages are remarkably bright white for a vintage paperback. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and several minor flaws. Close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7 x 4.25 x 0.45 inches). xviii, 192 pages. Translated, with an introduction, by William Arrowsmith. Language: English. Weight: 4.5 ounces. Mass Market Paperback. The Satyricon is the most celebrated prose work to have survived from the ancient world. It can be described as the first realistic novel, the father of the picaresque genre. It recounts the sleazy progress of a pair of literate scholars as they wander through the cities of the southern Mediterranean in the age of Nero, encountering en route type-figures whom the author wishes to satirize.

$14.70

Greek Tragedy.

By Gilbert Norwood .

London, UK Methuen & Company, 1948. Hardcover Fourth Edition, Revised (1948). First published in 1920. Very Good: the guilt titles on the backstrip are somewhat rubbed, though still legible; light wear to the extremities; very mild rubbing to the panels; just a hint of spine lean; the binding is perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor flaws. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.75 x 5.8 x 1 inches). vii, 394 pages. Language: English. Weight: 19.2 ounces. Hardback: Lacks DJ.

$11.96

The Persian Expedition.

By Xenophon.

New York, NY Penguins Books, 1952. Paperback First Edition Thus (1949). Third Printing (1952). Very Good in Wraps: the covers have been artfully covered with clear vinyl plastic; shows indications of very careful use: the former owner's name rubber-stamped at the front endpaper; the text pages have tanned somewhat, due to aging; the binding leans a little off square, but remains remarkably secure, as the binding glue is of high quality; the text is clean. Free of any creases to the covers. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing only a hint of wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws. Close to "As New". NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7.15 x 4.5 x 0.65 inches). 309 pages. Glossary of Names. Map preceeds the text. Translated with an Introduction by Rex Warner. Language: English. Weight: 6.6 ounces. Penguin Classics Series. First Edition Thus (1949). Third Printing(1952). Mass Market Paperback.

$8.82

Iphigeneia in Tauris.
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Iphigeneia in Tauris .

By Euripides.

New York, NY Oxford University Press, 1992. Paperback First Edition Thus (1992), Second Printing. First published in hardcover in 1973. Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the faintest tanning to the text pages; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the covers. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing only a single minor, unobtrusive flaw. Virtually 'As New'. 8vo. (8 x 5.35 x 0.25 inches). xi, 88 pages. Translated by Richmond Lattimore. Language: English. Weight: 4 ounces. Greek Tragedy in New Translations Series. First Edition Thus (1992), Second Printing. First published in hardcover in 1973. Trade Paperback. Language: English ISBN-10:

$7.64

Thucydides' Peloponnesian War (Two Volume Set).

By Thucydides.

London, UK J.M. Dent: Aldine House, 1903. Leather Bound First Edition Thus, published in 1903. Near Fine: shows only the most minute indications of use: Very mild rubbing to the extremities; some darkening to the front and rear free endpapers. The bindings are square, and perfectly secure; the texts are clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing only very mild wear and very minor, unobtrusive flaws. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 24mo. (6.15 x 4.15 x 1.25 inches). xii, 334 pages + vi, 280 pages. Translated by Richard Crawley. Volume One Frontispiece portrait of Thucydides and Volume Two view of Athens restored, in both cases with vellum intact . Preface by the Translator. Illustrated with seven maps. Top Edge Gilt. Crimson Ribbon Marker. Fore-Edge and Bottom Edge Rag-Edged. Decorated Title Page and Frontispiece Portrait of the Author. Blue Leather Binding with Embossed Owl-Motif at the front panel; Gilt titles and designs at the backstrip. The Temple Classics Series. First Edition Thus, published in 1903. Hardback: Flexible Leatherette.

$58.80

The Voyage of Argo: The Argonautica.
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The Voyage of Argo: The Argonautica.

By Apollonius of Rhodes.

New York, NY Penguins Books, 1975. Paperback Second Edition (1971), Revised. Tenth Printing thus (1986). First published in 1959. Near Fine in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; the very mildest rubbing to the wrapper covers; former owner's name printed at the upper corner inside the front cover; the text pages have tanned somewhat, due to aging; a bit of mottling to the rear panel; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of creases to the covers. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing only a hint of wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws. Very close to "As New". NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7.15 x 4.35 x 0.65 inches). 215 pages. Rear Endpaper Maps. Translated with an Introduction by E.V. Rieu. Language: English. Weight: 5.6 ounces. Penguin Classics Series. Second Edition (1971), Revised. Tenth Printing thus (1986). First published in 1959. Mass Market Paperback.

$7.64

The Twelve Books of Virgil's Aeneid.

By Publius Virgilius Maro.

London, UK J.M. Dent: Aldine House, 1903. Leather Bound First Edition Thus, published in 1903. Very Good+ to Near Fine: shows only the most minute indications of use: Very mild rubbing to the extremities; some darkening to the front and rear free endpapers. The binding leans very slightly off square, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing only very mild wear and very minor, unobtrusive flaws. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 24mo. (6.15 x 4.15 x 0.4 inches). 346 pages. Translated by E. Fairfax Taylor. Frontispiece portrait of Virgil with vellum intact. Note on the Translator and the "Argument" which accompanies each Book at the rear. Publisher's un-personalized printed 'book-plate' at the front pastedown endpaper. Top Edge Gilt. Crimson Ribbon Marker. Fore-Edge and Bottom Edge Rag-Edged. Decorated Title Page and Frontispiece Portrait of the Author. Blue Leather Binding with Embossed Owl-Motif at the front panel; Gilt titles and designs at the backstrip. The Temple Classics Series. Hardback: Flexible Leatherette.

$29.40

The Oresteia: Agamemnon, The Libatiion Bearers, The Eumenides.

By Aeschylus.

New York, NY Penguins Books, 1984. Paperback Second Edition (1979), Revised. Fourth Printing thus (1984). First published in 1977. Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: just a touch of wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the wrapper covers; a crease to the rear panel; the text pages have tanned somewhat, due to aging; the front corner tips have been carefully tape-reinforced; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, shows only mild wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws. No longer 'As New', but remains clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7.15 x 4.4 x 0.15 inches). 335 pages, includes Foreward, and 97-page Introduction by the Translator. Translated by Robert Fagles. Language: English. Weight: 7 ounces. Penguin Classics Series. Second Edition (1979), Revised. Fourth Printing thus (1984). First published in 1977. Mass Market Paperback.

$6.47

Three Plays: Alcestis / Hippolytus / Iphigenia in Taurus.
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Three Plays: Alcestis / Hippolytus / Iphigenia in Taurus.

By Euripedes.

Baltimore, MD Penguins Books, 1974. Paperback Second Edition (1974), Revised & Enlarged with a New Introduction. Second Printing thus (1975). Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: just a touch of wear to the extremities; moderate rubbing to the wrapper covers; creases near the lower corner of the rear panel; the text pages have tanned somewhat, due to aging; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, shows only mild wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws. No longer 'As New', but remains clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7.15 x 4.4 x 0.15 inches). 189 pages. Translated with an Extensive new Introduction by Philip Vellacott. Language: English. Weight: 4 ounces. Penguin Classics Series. Second Edition (1974), Revised & Enlarged with a New Introduction. Second Printing thus (1975). Mass Market Paperback.

$2.84

The Poets of the Greek Anthology.

By F.A. Wright, M.A., Cantab. (Translator).

London, UK George Routledge & Sons, Ltd., 1920. Hardcover Very Good+: shows light wear to the extremities, but the lower corner tip of the front panel has worn through to the underlining board; the pages have tanned somewhat, due to aging; former owner's name at the top of the front pastedown endpaper; just a hint of foxing to the outside edges. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing only mild wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws - and the former owner's signature. Bright and Clean, certainly for its age. Close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7.5 x 5 x 1.25 inches). xi, 259 pages + Bibliography. Biographical and Critical Prefaces by the Translator. Language: English. Weight: 14.6 ounces. Rust-toned cloth over boards with black titles at the backstrip. A Companion Volume to "The Girdle of Aphrodite". Broadway Translations Series. No Hardback: Lacks DJ.

$11.96

Early Socratic Dialogues (Ion, Laches, Charmides, Hippias Major, Hippias Minor, Euthydemus), with some Fragments of Aeschines of Sphettus.
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Early Socratic Dialogues (Ion, Laches, Charmides, Hippias Major, Hippias Minor, Euthydemus), with some Fragments of Aeschines of Sphettus.

By Plato.

New York, NY Penguin Books, 1987. Paperback First Edition Thus (1987), so stated. First Edition Thus (1987), so stated. Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; the very mildest rubbing to the panels; two very faint hairline creases near the upper corner of the rear panel; the text pages have tanned slightly, due to aging. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Virtually 'As New'. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing several minor, cosmetic flaws. Bright and Clean. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.8 x 5.1 x 0.85 inches). 395 pages. Edited and with an Introduction by Trevor J. Saunders. Translations by Trevor J. Saunders, Iain Lane, Donald Watt and Robin Waterfield. Language: English. Weight: 10.3 ounces. Penguin Classics Series. Trade Paperback.

$24.50

The Eclogues: Dual Language Edition (Bilingual Latin-English Edition).
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The Eclogues: Dual Language Edition (Bilingual Latin-English Edition).

By Virgil.

New York, NY Penguin Books, 1984. Paperback Second Edition, Revised (1984); first Penguin Edition. First published by the U of Liverpool in 1980. Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of wear to extremities; publisher's partially removed price sticker at the lower corner of the rear panel; the pages have tanned slightly, due to aging. the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the covers. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing only a couple of unobtrusive flaws. Bright and Clean. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo (7.15 x 4.35 x 0.4 inches). 131 pages. Includes Introduction and Notes by the Translator. Bibliography. Language: Latin and English. Weight: 3.6 ounces. Second Edition, Revised (1984); first Penguin Edition. First published by the U of Liverpool in 1980. Mass Market Paperback.

$9.41

Dictionary of Classical Antiquities.

By Oskar Seyffert.

New York, NY Meridian Books, 1956. Paperback First Edition Thus (1956); First Printing, so stated. First Edition Thus (1956); First Printing, so stated. Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of moderate use: spine lean; light wear to extremities, but a small chip at the lower corner of the front panel; several hairline cracks to the backstrip; mild rubbing and faint soiling to wrapper covers and outside edges of the text block. The binding, which is sewn, is secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A clean, sturdy, presentable copy, showing moderate wear and several flaws. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8 x 5.45 x 1.5 inches). vi, 716 pages. Revised and Edited, with Additions by Henry Nettleship and J.E. Sandys. Liberally illustrated with duotone photographs, drawings, etc. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 11.7 ounces. Trade Paperback.

$7.06

The Golden Ass.

By Lucius Apuleius.

New York, NY Modern Library. Hardcover Good: Shows significant indications of use: The binding shows considerable lean; moderate wear to the extremities; some darkening, soiling, spotting and rubbing to the panels; the backstrip is heavily sunned, obscuring the gilt titles. The binding remains secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any creases to the covers. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A well-loved, but sturdy reading copy with a clean text. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. xvii, 301 pages. Translated out of Latin by William Adlington (1566). Green cloth over boards with gilt Modern Library Logo at the front panel and gilt titles at the backstrip. Hardback: Lacks DJ.

$9.41

The Satyricon and The Fragments.
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The Satyricon and The Fragments.

By Petronius .

New York, NY Penguin Books: Penguin Classics, 1965. Paperback First Edition Thus (1965), Second Printing, revised (1969). Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; very mild rubbing to wrapper covers; two hairline creases at the upper front panel, near the hinge; the pages have tanned somewhat, due to aging; a price sticker has been removed at the lower backstrip, leaving some unobtrusive residue and a price has been blocked out at the same place; former owner's name at the upper front endpaper; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. A handsome, carefully used copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing only the very mildest wear and a few minor flaws. Would make a very attractive reading copy. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7.2 x 4.5 x 0.5 inches). 204 pages. Translated, with Introduction and Notes by J.P. Sullivan. Language: English. Weight: 6 ounces. Mass Market Paperback.

$2.35

Satyrae.

By Decii Junii Juvenalis et A. Persii Flacci.

London, UK Typis J. Brindley, 1744. Leather Bound Good: Shows significant indications of use. The full leather binding shows moderate rubbing; considerable wear to the extremities, which are wearing through to the underlying boards at the corner tips and the hinges are partially exposed; a small (less than dime-size) spot has chipped away at the lower rear panel, exposing the underlying board. Several pages bumped a the upper corner, causing some creasing. Former owner's plain bookplate at the upper front pastedown endpaper. The title band at the upper backstrip is no longer present, but the tooled bindings between the raised bands are in remarkably good shape. The binding remains secure; the text is clean. A well-loved copy, with some moderate to heavy wear, but structurally sound and tightly bound, and with a clean text. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 64mo. (5 x 3 x 0.5 inches). (2),116 pages. Engraved title page with a vignette of the coronet of the Prince of Wales. Finely bound in cont. gilt tooled mottled calf. Marbled Endpapers. Language: Latin. Weight: 3.5 ounces. Full Leather Binding.

$117.60

Opera Quae Extant, Volume III.

By P. Ovidii.

London, UK Typis J. Brindley, 1745. Leather Bound Good: Shows significant indications of use. The full leather binding shows moderate rubbing; considerable wear to the extremities, which are wearing through to the underlying boards at the corner tips and the hinges are partially exposed. Former owner's plain bookplate at the upper front pastedown endpaper. The title bands at the upper backstrip are no longer present, but the tooled bindings between the raised bands are in remarkably good shape. The binding remains secure; the text is clean. A well-loved copy, with some moderate to heavy wear, but structurally sound and tightly bound, and with a clean text. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 64mo. (5 x 3 x 0.55 inches). 196pp. Engraved title page with a vignette of the coronet of the Prince of Wales. Finely bound in cont. gilt tooled mottled calf. Marbled Endpapers. Language: Latin. Weight: 4 ounces. Full Leather Binding.

$147.00

Opera Quae Extant, Volume IV.

By P. Ovidii.

London, UK Typis J. Brindley, 1745. Leather Bound Good: Shows significant indications of use. The full leather binding shows moderate rubbing; considerable wear to the extremities, which are wearing through to the underlying boards at the corner tips and the hinges are partially exposed. Former owner's plain bookplate at the upper front pastedown endpaper. The lower of two title bands at the upper backstrip is no longer present, but the tooled bindings between the raised bands are in remarkably good shape (though the bottom one - at the heel - is chipped), and the upper title band is present if somewhat rubbed. The binding remains secure; the text is clean. A well-loved copy, with some moderate to heavy wear, but structurally sound and tightly bound, and with a clean text. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 64mo. (5 x 3 x 0.5 inches). 154 pages. Engraved title page with a vignette of the coronet of the Prince of Wales. Finely bound in cont. gilt tooled mottled calf. Marbled Endpapers. Language: Latin. Weight: 3.7 ounces. Full Leather Binding.

$147.00

Sorrows of an Exile.

By Ovid.

New York, NY Oxford University Press, 1995. Paperback First Edition Thus (1995); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. A hardcover edition was published by the Clarendon Press in 1992). First Edition Thus (1995); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Fine in Wraps: flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free ofo any creases. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, like-new copy, showing no flaws. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7.35 x 4.65 x 0.65 inches). xxxii, 173 pages. Translated by A.D. Melville. Introduction and Notes by E. J. Kenney. Language: English. Weight: 4.5 ounces. A hardcover edition was published by the Clarendon Press in 1992). Trade Paperback.

$53.90

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