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Ancilla to the Presocratic Philosophers: A Complete Translation of the Fragments in Diels, "Fragmente der Vorsokratiker"

By Kathleen Freeman.

Cambridge, MA Harvard University Press, 1957. Hardcover First Edition (1957); unstated, in accordance with Harvard's customary practice. First Edition (1957); unstated, in accordance with Harvard's customary practice. Very Good: shows PENCIL AND INK MARGIN CHECKS; coffee stains at the bottom edge of the text block (these do not penetrate into the text pages at all); the binding is square and secure. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, attractive copy, showing some serious flaws. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.75 x 5.75 x 0.75 inches). x, 162 pages. Language: English.; Weight: 11.5 ounces. Green cloth over boards with gilt titles at the backstrip. Hardback: Lacks DJ.

$10.00

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

Centaurs and Amazons: Women and the Pre-History of the Great Chain of Being.
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Centaurs and Amazons: Women and the Pre-History of the Great Chain of Being.

By Page Dubois.

Ann Arbor, MI University of Michigan Press, 1991. Paperback First Edition Thus (1991), Third Printing. Three pages show UNDERLINING IN PURPLE INK and one page has a DRAWING IN THE MARGIN. Else, Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of wear to the upper rear corner tip; two pages have been dog-eared; very faint sunning to the rust-toned background field of the backstrip (the white and black titles thereon are unaffected, remaining bold and clearly legible. The binding is square and secure. Free of creases to the covers. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing only minor, unobtrusive flaws, except for the underlining. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9 x 6 x 0.6 inches). ix, 161 pages. 176 pages. Language: English. Weight: 11 ounces. Women And Culture Series. First Edition Thus (1991), Third Printing. First published in hardcover in 1982. University Press Paperback.

$9.41

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 Ancient Greeks: An Introduction to Their Life and Thought.

By M.I. Finley.

New York, NY The Viking Press: Compass Books, 1964. Paperback First Edition Thus (1964), Twelfth Printing (1970). Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: moderate rubbing and faint soiling to the wrapper covers; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing only light wear. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.75 x 5.15 x 0.5 inches). xi, 178 pages. 16-page slick-paper section of dutone plates. Language: English. Weight: 7.4 ounces. C159. First Edition Thus (1964), Twelfth Printing (1970). Trade Paperback.

$6.47

Reflections on Jesus and Socrates: Word and Silence.
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Reflections on Jesus and Socrates: Word and Silence.

By Paul W. Gooch .

New Haven, CT Yale University Press, 1997. Hardcover First Edition (1996); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. One page shows A VERY FAINT MARGIN MARK IN INK; else Near Fine in Near Fine DJ: Both book and DJ show only minute indications of use. Book shows light shelving wear to the heel of the backstrip and mild rubbing to the upper corner of the front panel; else flawless; the binding is square and secure. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing only very mild wear a single significant flaw. Very close to 'As New'. The DJ shows very light wear to the outside edges and a half-inch closed tear at the top of the rear hinger and some faint creasing flowing from it; else flawless; unclipped. Overall, very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.5 x 6.4 x 0.9 inches). xii, 308 pages. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 7.4 ounces. First Edition (1996); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Hardback with DJ.

$14.70

Philosophical Faith and Revelation.

By Karl Jaspers.

New York, NY Harper & Row, 1967. Hardcover First Edition (1967); probable later printing. Sparse UNDERLINING AND MARGIN CHECKS IN RED INK. light, NEAT PENCIL UNDERLINING to page 71. EX-LIBRARY, showing the usual marks and treatments (but these are not overly intrusive). Else, Good+: fraying to the lower corner tips; moderate rubbing to the panels, former owner's name at the lower corner of the front free endpaper; the binding is square and secure. Shows some obvious flaws - and of course the underlining; but remains structurally sound and tightly bound; would make a not unattractive reading copy, if one could overlook the underlining. NOT a Remainder or Book-Club. 8vo. (9.25 x 6.25 x 1.65 inches). xxvi, 368 pages. Translated by E.B. Ashton. . Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 9.8 ounces. Religious Perspectives Series,18. First Edition (1967); probable later printing. Hardback with DJ.

$19.60

Plato's Rhapsody and Homer's Music: The Poetics of the Panathenaic Festival in Classical Athens.

By Gregory Nagy .

Cambridge, MA Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University, 2002. Paperback First Edition (2002); Second Printing. Fine in Wraps: flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, like-new copy. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.2 X 5.5 X 0.35 inches). xi, 124 pages. Language: English. Weight: 7.9 ounces. Hellenic Studies Series (Book 1). First Edition (2002); Second Printing. Academic Press Paperback.

$10.00

The Socratic Paradox and Its Enemies.
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The Socratic Paradox and Its Enemies.

By Roslyn Weiss.

Chicago, IL University Of Chicago Press, 2006. Hardcover First Edition [2006]; First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition [2006]; First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Fine in Fine DJ: The Book is flawless; the binding square and secure;the text clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Virtually 'As New'. The DJ is also flawless; unclipped. As New. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.3 x 6.3 x 0.8 inches). xii, 235 pages. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 1 ounce. Hardback with DJ.

$24.50

Commentaire Moyen a la Rhetorique D'Aristote: Edition critique du texte arabe et traduction francaise (Three-Volume Set) (Arabic-French Text Edition).

By Averroes (Ibn Rusd).

Paris, France Librarie Philosophique J. Vrin , 2002. Paperback First Edition Thus [2002]; unstated. Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of spine cocking to volumes1; Volume 2 leans slightly off square does not appear to have been read; volume 3's binding is square and secure (the bindings are sewn); the texts are clean. Binding square and secure; text clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Remains virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.5 x 6.4 x 3.65). 1304 pages in 3 volumes. Edition critique du texte arabe et traduction francaise par Maroun Aouad. Language: Arabic & French. Weight: 5 pounds, 7 ounces. Textes Et Traditions Series (Book 5). First Edition Thus [2002]; unstated. Academic Press Paperback.

$122.50

Mental Conflict.
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Mental Conflict.

By A. W. Price.

New York, NY Routledge, 1995. Paperback First Edition Thus [1995], so stated. Ten pages early in the text show very light, neat PENCIL UNDERLINING (though it looks as though a few lines have been erased in the following chapter). Else, Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just the barest hint of wear to the extremities; the binding leans off square, but remains perfectly secure. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Clearly, this is a flawed copy, but one that in overall appearance, remains close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.5 x 5.45 x 0.75 inches). xiv, 218 pages. Weight: 11.8 ounces. Issues in Ancient Philosophy Series. First Edition Thus [1995], so stated. Apparently, the hardcover edition was published in the previous year. Academic Press Paperback.

$24.50

Living a Good Life: Advice on Virtue, Love, and Action from the Ancient Greek Masters.
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Living a Good Life: Advice on Virtue, Love, and Action from the Ancient Greek Masters.

By Thomas Cleary, [Translator].

Boston, MA Shambhala Publications, 1997. Paperback First Edition Thus [1997]; First Printing indicated by a complete number line. First Edition Thus [1997]; First Printing indicated by a complete number line. Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of very light use: light wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the wrapper covers; a crease across the lower corner of the front panel and some superficial indentations to both panels; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Shows light wear and a few flaws, but remains a handsome little volume: clean, sturdy, presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7.25 x 5 x 0.45 inches). xi, 116 pages. Translated from the Arabic by Thomas Cleary. Weight: 5 ounces. Trade Paperback. This collection of eminently practical advice from the likes of Socrates, Plato, Diogenes, Pythagoras, and Aristotle covers subjects as diverse as money, child-raising, politics, philosophy, law, and relationships—all aspects of life and how to live it. Thomas Cleary has translated these sayings and aphorisms from the Arabic sources that preserved Greek thought throughout the Middle Ages. Many of the texts no longer exist in the original Greek. Included in the book is an appendix that presents resonant sayings and fragments from Buddhist, Taoist, and Muslim sources, demonstrating the universal quality of the teachings of the Greek sages and hinting at the interaction between Western and Eastern cultures.

$5.29

The City as Comedy: Society and Representation in Athenian Drama.
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The City as Comedy: Society and Representation in Athenian Drama.

By Gregory W. Dobrov, (Editor).

Chapel Hill, NC The University of North Carolina Press, 1998. Paperback First Edition Thus [1998]; First Printing indicated by a complete number line. Very Good+ to Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a touch of wear to the extremities; the mildest rubbing to the panels; very faint creases near the upper corner of the rear panel;. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. Not quite pristine, but remains very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.25 x 6.2 x 1 inches). xix, 355 pages. Weight: 1 pound, 6.4 ounces. First Edition Thus [1998]; First Printing indicated by a complete number line. University Press Paperback.

$29.40

The Unity of Mankind in Greek Thought.

By H.C. Baldry.

New York, NY Cambridge University Press, 1965. Hardcover First Edition [1965], unstated in accordance with CUP's customary practice. First Edition [1965], unstated in accordance with CUP's customary practice. Near Fine: shows only the most minute indications of use: Mild rubbing and very faint soiling to the panels; a small, very faint smudge at the fore-edge. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.75 x 5.75 x 0.65 inches). vii, 223 pages. Weight: 14 ounces. Hardback: Lacks DJ.

$44.10

Ancient Rhetoric and Poetic: Interpreted from Representative Works.

By Charles Sears Baldwin.

New York, NY Macmillan Publishing Company, 1924. Hardcover First Edition [1924], so stated. First Edition [1924], so stated. Near Fine: shows only the most minute indications of use: mild rubbing to its extremities; the faintest soiling to cloth-covered boards. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. A very handsome copy: very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.6 x 5.25 x 1.15 inches). 260 pages. Index. Tan cloth over boards. Weight: 1 pound, 0.2 ounces. Hardback: Lacks DJ. Excellent study of the rhetorical and poetical forms of literature. Discusses the rhetoric of Aristotle, Cicero, literary criticism and the poetic in ancient drama and narrative. B00085S0L8

$19.60

Protagoras and Meno.

By Plato.

Baltimore, MD Penguin Books, 1956. Paperback First Edition Thus [1956], Fourth Printing [1966]. Very Good in Wraps: shows a bit of dampstaining to the lower portion of the text, but the pages seem unaffected except for the staining (no waviness or bleeding of the cover, etc); the pages have also tanned somewhat, due to aging: else only moderate rubbing,and the slightest spine lean. Despite noted flaws remains structurally sound and tightly bound: a sturdy, presentable reading copy with a clean text. Free of ownership marks, names, inscriptions, or labels. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7 x .40 x 4.4 inches). 157 pages. Penguin Classics Series. First Edition Thus [1956], Fourth Printing [1966]. Mass Market Paperback.

$2.84

The Great Dialogue: History of Greek Political Thought from Homer to Polybius.

By Donald Kagan.

New York, NY Macmillan: The Free Press, 1965. Hardcover First Edition [1965]; probable later printing, as there is not statement of First Printing or Edition. Scattered UNERLINING IN INK AND PENCIL. Else, Very Good: shows light wear to extremities; mild rubbing to the panels; very faint soiling. The binding remains square and secure. Clearly, this is a flawed copy: but one that remains structurally sound and tightly bound: clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. Would make a handsome, if again, severely flawed reading copy. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. xi, 274 pages. Black cloth over boards with gilt titles at the backstrip. Deckle fore-edge. First Edition [1965]; probable later printing, as there is not statement of First Printing or Edition. Hardback: Lacks DJ.

$24.50

Parmenides, Plato and the Semantics of Not-Being.

By Francis Jeffry Pelletier .

Chicago, IL The University of Chicago Press, 1990. Hardcover First Edition [1990]; First Printing indicated. First Edition [1990]; First Printing indicated. Near Fine in Fine DJ: The Book shows only a little bowing to the boards; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. The DJ ks flawless; unclipped; mylar-protected. Not quite perfect in an 'As New' DJ. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. xxi, 166 pages. Hardback with DJ.

$29.40

The Ancient Greeks: An Introduction to Their Life and Thought.

By M.I. Finley.

New York, NY The Viking Press, 1963. Hardcover First Edition [1963]; Second Printing. Very Good+ in Very Good DJ: The Book shows indications of very careful use: just a touch of shelving wear to the lower extremities; the binding shows barely discernible lean, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. The DJ shows light wear to extremities; mild overall rubbing and faint soilingto the white background field of the rear panel; the price has been clipped; mylar-protected. No longer 'As New', but remains structurally sound and tightly bound: a clean, sturdy, presentable copy in a mildly rubbed, faintly soiled DJ. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. xii, 177 pages. Illustrated with four color plates, twenty monochrome plates, and two maps. First Edition [1963]; Second Printing. Hardback with DJ.

$245.00

Sophistical Rhetoric in Classical Greece.

By John Poulakos.

Columbia, SC University of South Carolina Press, 1995. Hardcover First Edition [1995], unstated (probable later printing). Fine in Fine DJ: The Bookis flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. The DJ is also flawless; unclipped. Pristine: As New. 8vo. xiv, 220 pages. Other Half of History Series. First Edition [1995], unstated (probable later printing). Hardback with DJ.

$58.80

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