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Harvard Classics 5 Volumes

Harvard Classics 5 Volumes by Various

5 volume set. 2269 p. Includes illustrations. The Harvard Universal Classics, originally known as Dr. Eliot's Five Foot Shelf, ...

CAD $150.00
Ancient Egyptian Masonry: The Building Craft

Ancient Egyptian Masonry: The Building Craft by Somers & Engelbach, R. Clarke

Oxford University Press, 1930. Hardcover. Very Good. xvi, 242 p. Green cloth. Gilt spine. Numerous plates and text illustratio...

$166.60
THE LEGENDARY HISTORY OF ROME From the Founding of Rome by Romulus 763 B.  C. to the Burning by the Gauls in 390 B. C.

THE LEGENDARY HISTORY OF ROME From the Founding of Rome by Romulus 763 B. C. to the Burning by the Gauls in 390 B. C. by Baker, George

New York: R. Worthington. Good+. 1883. Hardcover. Clean reddish-brown cloth decorated with black designs and gilt lettering. Il...

$120.00
The Historie of the World in Five Bookes

The Historie of the World in Five Bookes by Sir Walter Ralegh, Knight

Graies Inn And Furnivalls Inn Gates In Holborne & at the hand and Bible in Duck lane: R Best, Jo Place & Sam Cartwright,...

£1,100.00
The Roman Antiquities Of Dionysius Halicarnassensis, Translated Into English, With Notes And Dissertations By Edward Spelman, Esq.

The Roman Antiquities Of Dionysius Halicarnassensis, Translated Into English, With Notes And Dissertations By Edward Spelman, Esq. by Dionysius Halicarnassensis (Denis Halicarnassus), Translated By Edward Spelman [Bookplates Of M. Robert Guggenheim]

London: Booksellers Of London And Westminster, 1758. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Four Volumes, Complete, 1...

$2,250.00
Constantinople (2 volume set)

Constantinople (2 volume set) by Edwin A. Grosvenor

Roberts Brothers, 1895. Hardcover. Very Good. Two quarto volumes. xxii, 811 pp ; illustrations, maps (1 folded), portraits. Or...

$147.00
THE GREAT SIEGES OF HISTORY- A New Edition, with the addition of Delhi and Lucknow by Captain Thomas Spankie (Bengal Retired List)

THE GREAT SIEGES OF HISTORY- A New Edition, with the addition of Delhi and Lucknow by Captain Thomas Spankie (Bengal Retired List) by William Robson

London- UK: Routledge, Warne & Routledge, 1859. THE GREAT SIEGES OF HISTORY- William Robson- Illustrated with Engravings- A ...

$149.95
Opera, quae quidem extant, omnia: cum veris in Bucolica, Georgica, & Aeneida commentariis Tib. Donati & Seruii Honorati, summa cura ac fide à Georgio Fabricio Chemnicense emendatis: adiecto etiam ab eodem rerum et verborum locuplete in iisdem memorabilium indice.

Opera, quae quidem extant, omnia: cum veris in Bucolica, Georgica, & Aeneida commentariis Tib. Donati & Seruii Honorati, summa cura ac fide à Georgio Fabricio Chemnicense emendatis: adiecto etiam ab eodem rerum et verborum locuplete in iisdem memorabilium indice. by Vergilius Maro, Publius [Virgil], (70-19 BC); Donatus, Tiberius Claudius; Fabricius, Georgius Chemnicensis; Pomponius Laetus, Julius, et al., [ed.]

Basel: Basel, ex officina Heinrich Petri, 1575. Half leather. Very Good. Small folio, printed in double columns; [24]pp, 2174 ...

£395.00
The Roman History from the Building of Rome to the Ruin of the Commonwealth. The Fifth Edition [4 Quarto Volumes, complete)

The Roman History from the Building of Rome to the Ruin of the Commonwealth. The Fifth Edition [4 Quarto Volumes, complete) by Hooke, Nathaniel

London: G Hawkins, W. Strahan, J. And F. Rivington, R Baldwin, W Johnston, T Longman, T Cadell, 1770. Fifth Edition . Original ...

$1,250.00
Notitia Orbis Antiqui, sive Geographia Plenior, Ab ortu Rerumpublicarum ad Constantinorum tempera Orbis terrarum faciem declarans

Notitia Orbis Antiqui, sive Geographia Plenior, Ab ortu Rerumpublicarum ad Constantinorum tempera Orbis terrarum faciem declarans by Christopher Cellarius

Cantabrigiae [Cambridge] : Joannis Oweni, 1703 A very good early copy of this atlas of the ancient world which was first publish...

£1,200.00
The Five Great Monarchies of the Ancient Eastern World (1879 4th Ed.);  [together with] The Sixth Great Oriental Monarchy (1873 1st Ed.); and  The Seventh Great Oriental Monarchy (1876 1st Ed.)

The Five Great Monarchies of the Ancient Eastern World (1879 4th Ed.); [together with] The Sixth Great Oriental Monarchy (1873 1st Ed.); and The Seventh Great Oriental Monarchy (1876 1st Ed.) by Rawlinson, George

London: John Murray/ Longmans, Green and Co. , 1879. 4th Edition, 1879, of The Five Great Monarchies, John Murray, London; toget...

$1,750.00
Greece. Pictorial, Descriptive And Historical

Greece. Pictorial, Descriptive And Historical by Wordsworth, Christopher

London: William S. Orr & Co., 1839. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good +. Over 350 Wood Engravings, 28 Steel E...

$950.00
The Cities and Cemeteries of Etruria.

The Cities and Cemeteries of Etruria. by Dennis, George

Third edition. John Murray. London. 1883. Two volumes. Octavo. cxxviii, 501, (2) addenda and errata pp. Frontis., 12 plans, som...

£200.00
SAPPHO - ROMANCE FROM THE GREEK ANTIQUITIES

SAPPHO - ROMANCE FROM THE GREEK ANTIQUITIES by JOHN FLACH

68 pp. Greek language. ΣΑΠΦΩ. ΥΠΟ IOANNOY ΦΛΑΧ. Μ&Upsilo...

$100.00



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