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Image for Theod. J. ab Almeloveen Fastorum Romanorum consularium libri duo, quorum prior juxta seriem annorum posterior secundum ordinem aphabeticum digestus, continet plurimas veterum scriptorum, maxime historicum, legum atque inscriptionum emendationes. Accedunt praefecti urbis Romae et Constantinopolis

Theod. J. ab Almeloveen Fastorum Romanorum consularium libri duo, quorum prior juxta seriem annorum posterior secundum ordinem aphabeticum digestus, continet plurimas veterum scriptorum, maxime historicum, legum atque inscriptionum emendationes. Accedunt praefecti urbis Romae et Constantinopolis

By: Janssonius van Almeloveen, Theodorus ; [1657-1712]

Price: $299.94

Publisher: Amstelaedami [Amsterdam], excudit Joannes Wolters: 1705

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 41593

Condition: Very Good+


[36], 128, 343, [1] pages; Contemporary full polished calf, five raised bands on the spine, title label on red leather lettered in gilt mounted to the second panel, the others have decorative tooling stamped in gilt, plain endpapers, edges decoratively sprinkled red. A superb copy, missing the edge of the cap to the bottom of the spine (barely noticeable on the shelf) -- and showing only a bit of light rubbing along the front hinge and at the points of the corners. A us... View more info

LES GUTTI ET LES ASKOI A RELIEFS ETRUSQUE ET APULIENS ESSAI DE CLASSIFICATION ET DE TYPOLOGIE - Two Volume Set

By: Jentel, Marie-Odile

Price: $74.94

Publisher: Quebec / Leyde, Les Presses De L'Universite Laval / E. J. Brill: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41531

ISBN: 9004045368

Condition: Fine


Tome I: Text. Tome II: Planches. Leyde, The Netherlands: E. J. Brill Hardcover. 476pp, 73 plates and 2 maps. Two large quarto volumes in original publishers blue buckram bindings with gilt lettering.. xviii, 476, [2]; (xiv), (75), [1, blank] pp. Volume II is the plates volume, with 256 figures on 73 plates plus two maps at rear. Fine set, as issued without dustjackets.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physi... View more info

Image for LA NECROPOLE D'AMATHONTE - Tombes 113 - 367 ; VI. Bijoux, Armes, Verre, Astragales et Coquillages, Squelettes

LA NECROPOLE D'AMATHONTE - Tombes 113 - 367 ; VI. Bijoux, Armes, Verre, Astragales et Coquillages, Squelettes

By: Karageorghis, V. ; O. Picard

Price: $24.94

Publisher: Nicosie, Service des antiquités de Chypre: 1992

Seller ID: 41370

ISBN: 9963560040

Condition: Near Fine


Etudes chypriotes; 174 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. OCLC: 43082686 Publié par la Fondation A. G. Leventis, le Service des Antiquités de Chypre et l'Ecole Française d'Athènes. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

Image for T. Livii Patavini Historiarum ab urbe condita libri qui supersunt, recensuit J. B. L. Crevier, in Universitate Parisiensi emeritus rhetoricae professor, decadis primae pars I [& pars II]

T. Livii Patavini Historiarum ab urbe condita libri qui supersunt, recensuit J. B. L. Crevier, in Universitate Parisiensi emeritus rhetoricae professor, decadis primae pars I [& pars II]

By: Livy -- Titus Livius

Price: $149.99

Publisher: Lugduni [Lyon, France], apud Fratres Perisse, collegiorum Lugdunensium bibliopolas, in vico majori Mercatorio: 1771

Seller ID: 41578

Condition: Very Good


2 p.l., 317 & [3, ads]; 2.p.l. 257 & [2] pages; Contemporary full calf, five raised bands on the spine, title lettered directly in gilt on the second panel -- simple floral gilt tools within rectangles of gilt rules in the other panels, plain endpapers, edges decoratively stained red. Remarkably, there are worm holes to the rear cover which only penetrate through a single leaf of paper - the blank rear free-endpaper. The text, even the printer's leaf of advertisements a... View more info

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The Reception of Roman Law

By: Lobingier, C. Sumner

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Washington, National University: 1931

Seller ID: 40747

Condition: Very Good


National University Law Review (January 1931); 68, (6) pages; Former owner's name, otherwise clean and tight in stiff card wrappers, extracted from the National University Law Review (January 1931). Charles Sumner Lobingier (1866 - 1956) was a United States jurist who served as a judge of the Philippine Court of First Instance from 1904 to 1914 and as Judge of the United States Court for China in Shanghai from 1914 to 1924. Lobingier taught law at the University of Ne... View more info

ACTA ALEXANDRINORUM DE MORTIBUS ALEXANDRIAE NOBILIUM Fragmenta Papyracea Graeca

By: Musurillo, Herbert

Price: $19.94

Publisher: Leipzig, Teubner: 1961

Seller ID: 41152

Condition: Very Good+


Bibliotheca Scriptorum Graecorum et Romanorum; 94 pages; Former owner's name neatly, otherwise clean and tight in original orange cloth with black lettering. Greek text with extensive introduction and notes.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

Prolusiones Academiae paemiis annuis dignaae et in curia Cantabrigiensi recitaae comitiis maximis A.D. M.DCCC.LXI

By: Myers, Frederic William Henry; et al

Price: $99.94

Publisher: Cantabrigiæ [Cambridge], Typis Academicis: 1861

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39129

Condition: Very Good+


Chancellor's Medal for English Verse, etc.; 53 pp. pages; Contemporary dark green pebbled cloth, spine lettered in gilt, yellow endpapers. The Cambridge University prize poems for 1861. There is a general title page in Latin, followed by a list of the winners of the various prizes. The Chancellor's Medal for English verse was won by Frederic William Henry Myers, whose poem - "The Prince of Wales at the Tomb of Washington" leads this volume (OCLC: 44165797). ... View more info

Image for Plutarch's Lives, Translated From The Original Greek With Notes, Critial and Historical.  And A Life Of Plutrach

Plutarch's Lives, Translated From The Original Greek With Notes, Critial and Historical. And A Life Of Plutrach

By: Plutarch ; John and William Langhorne (translators)

Price: $74.99

Publisher: Baltimore, William and Joseph Neal: 1835

Seller ID: 40756

Condition: Very Good-


xx & 748 pages; Contemporary full sheepskin leather, five shallow raised bands on the spine, gilt-lettered spine label, marbled endpapers, edges of the text block cut and marbled to match. Some rubbing along the hinges, and missing a small piece at the head of the spine, but the boards are soundly attached and text block is tight, with sewing in excellent condition, albeit with the expected light foxing throughout, as is typical of American book production of the time. ... View more info

Image for The Criminal Law Magazine and Reporter  a bi-monthly periodical devoted to the interests of bench and bar in criminal cases. Containing original articles on timely topics, full reports of important cases, and a digest of all recent criminal cases, America

The Criminal Law Magazine and Reporter a bi-monthly periodical devoted to the interests of bench and bar in criminal cases. Containing original articles on timely topics, full reports of important cases, and a digest of all recent criminal cases, America

By: Rapalje, Stewart ; Robert Linn Lawrence

Price: $299.94

Publisher: Jersey City, Frederick D. Linn & Co., Law Book Publishers: 1880

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38972

Condition: Very Good


1800 pages; The first two annual volumes of 'The Criminal Law Magazine and Reporter' -- original editions from 1880 & 1881, bound in tan library buckram. xlii & 848; xl & 870 pp. Both have stamps from the Library of Congress, including the "Surplus-Duplicate" stamps from the LC's Division of Gift and Exchange (which make it legal to buy, sell and own these copies). But these two volumes have very different early histories. The first volume was bound up from th... View more info

THULE - Die phönicischen Handelswege nach dem Norden insbesondere nach dem Bernsteinlande sowie die Reise von Massilien of Pytheas, neu nach den Quellen untersucht

By: Redslob, Gustav Moritz

Price: $149.94

Publisher: Leipzig, J.C. Hinrichs: 1855

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 41490

Condition: Good+


1 p.l., 123 & [3, ads] pages; A scace pamphlet in the original publisher's printed wrappers. Worn, with chipping and minor loss to the edges of the wrappers, a small library label mounted to the upper gutter corner of the front wrapper, which is now very nearly detached. The rear wrapper has a publisher's ad - and is now detaching along the upper half; worn with chipping and loss along the spine, but one can still read that the title and author were originally printed ... View more info

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ALFRED CHILTON PEARSON 1861-1935

By: Richards, G. C

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Humphrey Milford Amen House: 1935

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 36951

Condition: Very Good


17 pages; A memorial tribute From the Proceedings of the British Academy. Volume XXI. Printed by John Johnson at the University Press, Oxford. OCLC: 40738455 Alfred Chilton Pearson (8 October 1861 – 2 January 1935) was an English classical scholar, noted for his work on Greek tragedy. Despite a life spent outside academia, Pearson was elected in 1919 as the Gladstone Professor of Greek at the University of Liverpool, subsequently becoming in 1921 the Regius Profess... View more info

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CATALOGUE OF THE GREEK AND ROMAN ANTIQUITIES IN THE DUMBARTON OAKS COLLECTION

By: Richter, Gisela M. H.

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Washington, DC, Harvard University Press: 1956

Seller ID: 41354

ISBN: 0884020029

Condition: Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


Dumbarton Oaks Byzantine Collection Catalogs; 92 pages; Dustjacket chipped at heel of spine, a short closed tear at lower edge. This catalogue focuses on the Greek and Roman antiquities of the collections at Dumbarton Oaks. The catalogue also includes other objects, such as a bronze horse, and four floor mosaics from Antioch. This collection includes several pieces of the first quality and numerous objects of extreme interest to scholars for the problems in style and ... View more info

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A MONUMENT OF ROME AT CORINTH

By: Robinson, Henry S

Price: $10.94

Publisher: Athens, American School of Classical Studies: 1974

Edition: First Edition Thus

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 40485

Condition: Near Fine


Autograph; 470-484, 6 pages; Stiff tan wrappers. Offprint HESPERIA, Volume XLIII, No. 4, October-December 1974. 8 pages of b&w illustrations Inscribed by the author on front wrapper -- "With best wishes, Henry"; Signed by Author; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

Herculanum et Pompei. Recueil general des peintures, bronzes, mosaiques etc. Decouverts jusqu'a ce jour et reproduits d'apres le antichita di Ercolano, il Museo Borbonico, et tous les ouvrages analogues. Augmente de sujets inedits, graves au trait sur cuivre par H. Roux ainé, et accompagne d'un texte explicatif par L. Barre

By: Roux, Henri und Louis Barre

Price: $39.94

Publisher: Paris, Librairie de Firmin Didot Freres: 1870

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 41140

Condition: Very Good-


Herculanum et Pompei. Tome I; xxiii, 134 & [3] pages; Contemporary marbled paper-covered boards, red label on spine lettered in gilt. Binding worn and rubbed, with corners eroded and substantial losses to the marbled paper at the spine ends. Sound, if not handsome. Scattered browning and diffuse foxing to the text and plates. This is volume 1: Peintures, première série: décorations architecturales - 1840 - 108 plates (the double page plates have two numbers in the... View more info

Image for Lexicon manuale græco-latinum et latino-græcum  studio atque opera Josephi Hill, Johannis Entick, Gulielmi Bowyer, nec non Jacobi Smith, S.T.P., ada[u]ctum. Insuper quoque, ad calcem adjectae sunt sententiae Graeco-Latinae

Lexicon manuale græco-latinum et latino-græcum studio atque opera Josephi Hill, Johannis Entick, Gulielmi Bowyer, nec non Jacobi Smith, S.T.P., ada[u]ctum. Insuper quoque, ad calcem adjectae sunt sententiae Graeco-Latinae

By: Schrevel, Cornelis ; [Platteville Academy, Wisconsin Territory]

Price: $249.94

Publisher: New York, Collins and Hannay: 1825

Seller ID: 41477

Condition: Good


531, [1], 122 pages; Full contemporary sheep, flat spine, front cover now detached. This 1825 edition of the Screvel Greek-Latin lexicon - as edited for anglophone students by Joseph Hill; John Entick; William Bowyer; Peter Steele - is the third American edition, first published in Philadelphia in 1808. It is not a rare book, but the provenance of this copy is fascinating. Mounted to the front paste-down endpaper is the printed booklabel of the "PLATTEVILLE ACAD... View more info

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GREEK GEOMETRIC ART

By: Schweitzer, Bernhard

Price: $24.94

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 41316

ISBN: 0714814113

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


352 pages; B/w map on front endpapers. 239 b/w plates and 137 text illustrations. The author discusses the Minoan and Mycenaean origins of Geometric art and compares the various Geometric styles of the Greek mainland with local movements on the islands. 1971 Phaidon Press First English Edition. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic ... View more info

Image for ON THE TRACK OF ULYSSES, together with  An Excursion in Quest of the So-Called Venus de Melos: Two Studies in Archeology, Made During a Cruise among the Greek Islands including a chapter titled The Odyssey, Its Epoch and Geography

ON THE TRACK OF ULYSSES, together with An Excursion in Quest of the So-Called Venus de Melos: Two Studies in Archeology, Made During a Cruise among the Greek Islands including a chapter titled The Odyssey, Its Epoch and Geography

By: Stillman, William James

Price: $124.94

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin, & Co: 1888

Seller ID: 38725

Condition: Very Good


106 pages; Unmarked and tight in attractive original brown decorative cloth binding with lettering and stamping in gilt and black with gilt image of an ancient sailing ship on front; frontispiece of Venus de Melos (foxed), several engraved illustrations scattered through text. Cloth worn at spine ends; scattered foxing. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lack... View more info

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THE SANCTUARY OF DEMETER AND KORE ON ACROCORINTH Preliminary Report I: 1961-1962

By: Stroud, Ronald S

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Athens, American School of Classical Studies at Athens: 1965

Edition: First Edition Thus

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 40482

Condition: Fine


Autograph; 1-24,12 pages; Offprint in stiff tan wrappers from HESPERIA, Volume XXXIV, No. 1, January-March 1965. Illustrated with 12 pages of plates. Inscribed on front wrapper "With all best wishes, Ron" Crease at upper right corner. ; Signed by Author; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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PUBLII SYRI MIMI ACTI ET CORRECTI EX CODICE MS. FRISINGENSI, CUM NOTIS VIRI DOCTI, ET VARIIS LECTIONIBUS

By: Syrus, Publius

Price: $349.94

Publisher: Patavii [Padua], Excudebat Josephus Cominus: 1740

Seller ID: 39015

Condition: Very Good+


80 pages; Bound in vellum-backed marbled boards with tan leather spine label -- uncut (early 19th century? ) The spine is somewhat darkened, but generally an excellent copy of this scarce little book. An early owner has copied Brunet's complimentary description on a slip of old paper -- "Ce petit volume de 80 pp. Est le plus rare, peut-etre, de ceux qui sont partie de la collection des auteurs latins imprimes par Comino..." [Brunet V: 616]. Also quoted on this sa... View more info

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SYMPOSIUM ON LATE BYZANTINE THESSALONIKE

By: Talbot, Alice-Mary

Price: $74.94

Publisher: Washington, Dumbarton Oaks: 2004

Seller ID: 41403

Condition: Near Fine


Dumbarton Oaks Papers, 57; 308 pages; Contents clean and tight in original green cloth binding, former owner's name on ffep. Contents include: KITZINGER, 1912-2003; SPIESER: Introduction; BARKER: Late Byzantine Thessalonike - A Second City's Challenges and Responses (Appendix 1: Late Byzantine Thessalonike: Chronological Highlights and Appendix 2: Interpretations of the Zealots); BAKIRTZIS: The Urban Continuity and Size of Late Byzantine Thessalonike; CURCIC: The Role o... View more info