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41 Donaldson, John William The New Cratylus; Or Contributions Towards a More Accurate Knowledge of the Greek Language - Second Edition, Revised and Considerably Enlarged
London John W. Parker 1850 Second Edition Hardcover Good 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 694 pages; Hardcover in blind stamped brown cloth. Spine reinforced with clear library tape. Prior institutional ownership with ex-library indications including a catalog label at spine, and light attachments to endpages. Corners and edges lighty worn. Contents clean and unmarked. Decent reference or binding copy. Main text in English with Greek examples. Good ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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42 Eckman, George P. Controversial elements in Lucretius ..
New York [Printed By C. B. Jackson] 1899 Hardcover Good+ 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 121 pages; HC in original ribbed green cloth with titles in gilt to upper board; spine unlettered, as issued. Ex-library copy with expected institutional ownership attachments including catalog label, bookplate and bar code label. Prior ownership inscription of Gonzalo Lodge penned neatly to front endpage. Cloth a little rubbed and slightly frayed at spine ends; mild shelf tapping to boards at corners. Soundly bound with clean text. G+ 
Price: 15.00 USD
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43 Entick, John and William Crakelt and Tyronis Thesaurus; Or, Entick's Latin-English Dictionary, With a Classical Index of the Preterperfects and Supines of Verbs
Baltimore Willliam & Joseph Neal 1832 Full leather Very Good 
Square Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall; 620 pages; Gilt lettered morocco title label to spine. Contents, including all endpages, complete and generally neat. To front endpage, the period prior ownership inscription of "John Beschler." A more recent owner's ill advised use of two thin strips of cnvas tape over the outer hinges has left residue to the joints. Boards splitting and only tenouosly attached. Skinning to leather along edges and mild bumping at corners. Expected light to moderate toning and foxing to contents. Uncommon in American publihsed examples. G+ 
Price: 50.00 USD
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44 Ernault, Emile Du Parfait en Grec et en Latin
Paris F. Vieweg 1886 First Edition Hardcover Good 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 206 pages; HC in quarter cloth and marbled paper over boards. Leather title label at spine is a bit edge rubbed. Prior ownership signature of noted classicist, Gonzalez Lodge. Lodge presumably donated his library to Franklin & Marshall College's library. Ex-library indications including a catalog label at spine and light attachments to endpages. Front and rear endpages with considerable toning and brittleness. Front several leaves including title page are chipped at edges. Earlier library reinforcement to gutteres of first two leaves. Thus fair to good only 
Price: 29.50 USD
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45 Erycius Puteanus Historiae Barbaricae Libri VI: Qui Irruptiones Barbarorum in Italiam, Occasum Imperii, Et Res Insubrum Continent, Ad Exemplum Flori Conscripti
Antwerp Typis Joannis Cnobbari 1634 Vellum Very Good 
24mo 5" - 6" tall; [14], 149, [21] p. Signatures [A - L]8 ; M2. Final 5 leaves blank. Printer's woodcut device on title page. Full period vellum with hand lettered titling at top of spine. Prior ownership in manuscript to pastedown and fly. Several hand lettered ownership inscriptions on title page margins have been crossed through but remain legible with close inspection. Binding neat; contents complete with just minor toning to pages and a few leaves at rear with superficial nicks and margin tears at edge. Attractive copy of historian and humanist - Puteanus' history of the Barbarian invasions. VG 
Price: 325.00 USD
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46 Farrell, Joseph Vergil's Georgics and the Traditions of Ancient Epic; The Art of Allusion in Literary History
London And New York Oxford University Press 1991 0195067061 / 9780195067064 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 416 pages; Bright, snug and very neat in a crisp edged and uniformly bright pictorial dust jacket. Just superficial shelf evidence to jacket surfaces. Erratum slip laid in adjacent to title page. F/NF 
Price: 135.00 USD
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47 Farrington, Benjamin The Faith of Epicurus
New York Basic Books 1967 Hardcover Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages; Snug, solid copy in original pictorial dust jacket. Light to mild pen underlining to about 88 pages; subject's DOB and DOD penned neatly to title page. Prior owner's blind stamp to half-title page. Mild rub to titles along the board spine. Light general toning to jacket. Jacket slightly shelfrubbed at spine ends; prior owner's tape repair to the crown of the jacket spine panel. G+/VG 
Price: 11.50 USD
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48 Felton, C.C. Panegyricus of Isocrates (Socrates) ; From the Text of Bremi with English Notes
Cambridge John Bartlett 1854 Second Edition Hardcover Good 
Socrates; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 123 pages; 2nd edition from the 1847 original. Soundly bound but worn, with cloth fraying over the spine edges and ends. Corners bumped and a little rounded with cloth rubbed through over points. Several prior ownership inscription to endpages; evidence of bookplate removal to front and rear pastedowns. A class roster and exam order in pencil at rear; periodic pencil marginalia in primary Greek text. Reading copy is about Good only 
Price: 25.00 USD
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49 Fenelon (Francois De Salignac De La Mothe) Les Aventures De Telemaque, Suivies Des Aventures D'Aristonous Et Precedees d'un Essai Historique et critique sur Fenelon et ses ouvrages
Paris Mallet et Cie 1840 1/2 leather Very Good 
Engravings; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 590 pages; Bound in half morocco and marbled paper boards. Spine in six compartments with highly decorative gitl tooling embellishing the spine. Soundly bound and clean. Handsomely illustrated with 12 engraved proof plates printed on tissue and mounted to heavy stock, along with over 100 other in text illustrations, all designed by Andrew Best & Leloir. Text printed within double filet borders. Light to moderate foxing generally confined to first and last few leaves and plate pages and facing sheets. Leather lightly rubbed at corners and spine ends with some light rub spots over the raised bands. Mild surface scuffing to paper at board edges. Solid copy in a slightly aged 1/2 morocco binding. Handsomely illustrated. VG ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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50 Franklin, Alfred Dictionnaire Des Noms, Surnoms Et Pseudonymes Latins De L'histoire Litteraire Du Moyen Age [1100 A 1530]
Paris Firmin-Didot Et Cie 1875 First Edition Hardcover Good+ 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 683 pages; Soundly bound in blue cloth spine and marbled paper covered boards. Ex-library copy with call label to spine and minimal library ownership attachments to endpages. Presumably an early 20th century casing of what was likely a paperback binding. Prior owner name in manuscript to endpages. Page stock with expected light general toning. G+ 
Price: 15.00 USD
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51 Gaffiot, Felix Le Subjonctif de Subordination en Latin
Paris Klincksieck 1906 First Edition Hardcover Good 
1906; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 221 pages; HC in marbled paper covered boards with a later heavy cloth tape reinforcement over the spine with hand lettered white paint titles. Contetns clean and neat, though with expected light toning to the page stock. Partial splits to the inner endpage joints. Prior ownership signature of noted classicist, Gonzalez Lodge. Lodge presumably donated his library to Franklin & Marshall College's library. Ex-library indications include a catalog label at spine and light attachments to endpages. Original edition in usable or restorable condition. Good only 
Price: 30.00 USD
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52 Galle, Theodore and Fabri, Johannes Illustrium Imagines, Ex Antiquis Marmoribus, Nomismatibus, Et Gemmis Expressae: Quae Exstant Romae, Maior Pars Apud Fulvium Ursinum Edition Altera, Aliquot Imaginibus, Et I. Fabri Ad Singulas Commentario, Auctior Atque Illustrior.
Antwerp Ex Officina Plantiniana (Plantin) 1606 Second Edition Leather Fair 
4to 11" - 13" tall; 2nd edition after the 1598 original. 2 volumes in 1 with sep. title pages. This copy lacks the initial 8 pages of front matter, A2 - A4,in the first part with B1, B2 placed at rear of Vol 2. Paged thus in Vol 1st: [2]Blank, Engraved title, 1 -151 (plates). Vol 2nd: Blank, Title, [6], 88, [6], bl., half-title, A-Q (plates), [4] pp. Lacking 18 of the 168 plates called for. Present are 135 of 151 numbered plates in the primary album and 15 of 17 of the lettered plates in the Appendix album. Lacking are plates numbered 35, 56, 71, 72, 73, 92, 95, 107, 112, 122, 124, 128, 129, 134, 148, 151 along with J and R of the lettered plates. Bound in heavy calf, presumably an early 18th century rebinding, with a later 18th century backing. Leather from top and bottom most compartments of the spine chipped away and lacking. Leahter boards scuffed and rubbed with some mild worming. One plate loose and laind in and another starting - both a little furred at front edge where protruding. Expected scattered toning, spotting and mild foxing with a few minor paper burn spots. Catalog bookplate of noted bibliophile and collector, James Moores Ball, to front pastedown and an 1827 auction note in manuscript. First blank only tenuously bound in and soiled. Imperfect copy, lacking front matter text to the 1st volume and a number of plates as specified. 
Price: 725.00 USD
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53 Gibbon, Edward, and H. H. Milman (Notes) The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, in Six Volumes
London John Murray 1846 Second Edition Leather Bound Very Good- 
Maps, folding; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 6 volumes complete. Bound in full polished calf with Christ Church Oxford blazon embossed in gilt to all boards. Bordered with double filet gilt rules; edges rolled with gult tooling. All edges and endpages marbled. Spines in six compartments with rules in 4 bracketing raised bands. Morocco title and volume labels. Vol II missing half the volume label and Vol III missing half the title label. Two volumes have a board detached. Some light rubbing to board edges and light skinning to the leather to a few of the 12 board surfaces. Folding maps at rear of all volumes are crisp and neat. Prior ownership of G W Kilchom (? ) Christ Church 1851 top corner of title page of Vol I only. Contents clean and neat. An attractive set with reasonably simple restoration needs. 
Price: 295.00 USD
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54 Goldscheider, Ludwig Etruscan Sculpture
New York Phaidon; Oxford University Press 1941 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
B&W Photographs; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 159 pages; Oversize Folio HC/DJ. 1st edition. Square, sound and neat in original dust jakcet. Neatly penned gift inscription to front endpage. Pagestock slightly toned. Trace remants of tape residue to endpages and jacket flaps, presumably from an earlier mylar jacket protector, since removed and replaced. Jacket front flap price clipped. Illustrated with lushly printed B&W photographic reproductions of examples. VG+/VG... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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55 Gordon, Jill Turning Toward Philosophy; Literary Device and Dramatic Structure in Plato's Dialogues
University Park, PA Penn State University Press 1999 0271019263 / 9780271019260 Paperback Very Good+ 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 182 pages; Tight bright and neat. Mild shelf/handling wear to coveredges and corners. Just a small soil spot to title page. Solid unmarked copy. VG++ 
Price: 49.00 USD
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56 Gotoff, Harold C. The Transmission of the Text of Lucan in the Ninth Century
Cambridge, MA Harvard University Press 1971 0674904664 / 9780674904668 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Loeb Classical Monographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 209 pages; 1971 Harvard U Press HC purple cloth covered boards. Square, tight and neat; no marks. Mild dulling of lettering to spine, else Fine. VG+ 
Price: 9.00 USD
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57 Hack, Roy Kenneth. God in Greek Philosophy to The Time of Socrates.
Princeton Princeton University Press for the University of Cincinnati 1931 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 157 pages; HC in original maroon red cloth with titles in gilt. Ex-library with catalog label base of spine and expected attachments to endpages. Front and rear endpages split in the split with crash exposed. Cloth rubbed and stressed at spine ends. Text block sound with some minimal marginalia scattered here and there to a few pages. Reading copy of fiar to good only. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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58 Hammer, Dean Roman Political Thought and the Modern Theoretical Imagination
Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press 2008 0806139277 / 9780806139272 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 358 pages; Tightly bound and exceptionally fresh in a crisp edged and uniformly bright dust jacket. Inscribed and signed "Dean" on the half - title page, almost certainly by the author. Feels and appears unread. NF/NF; Signed by Author 
Price: 18.00 USD
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59 Hannis Taylor Cicero A Sketch of His Life and Works: A Commentary on the Roman Constitution an Roman Public Life Supplemented by the Sayings of Cicero
Chicago A. C. McClurg & Co. 1916 First Edition Hardcover Good+ 
Gravure plates; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 615 pages; 1916 McClurg. HC 1st edition. Original heavy blue cloth with title lettering and medallion profile of Cicero stamped in gilt to cover and spine. Top edge gilt; other edges trimmed. Externally sound and generally attractive with gilt titling still bright and just a little rubbed. Mild ripple to the front spine edge and a few flecks of soiling to the boards. Binding slightly shaken with a few mild internal splits at rear in the inex matter. Light damp ripple along the top edges of the pages. Illustrated with a number of photgravure plates. A more attractive copy than usually found. G++ 
Price: 47.95 USD
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60 Hedrick, Charles W. & Paul Mirecki The Gospel of the Savior A New Ancient Gospel
Santa Rosa, CA Polebridge Press 1999 0944344682 / 9780944344682 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
California Classical Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 165 pages; HC/DJ. 1st printing. Bright tight and fresh in near immaculate dust jacket. Jacket just slightly sunned at spine. Book appears unread. Gift inscription to the title page from Polebridge Press and Jesus Seminar co-founder, Robert Funk. NF/VG++; Signed by Associated 
Price: 20.00 USD
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