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The Faith of Epicurus

By: Farrington, Benjamin

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 1967

Seller ID: 21596

Condition: 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 View more info

Panegyricus of Isocrates (Socrates) ; From the Text of Bremi with English Notes

By: Felton, C.C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, John Bartlett: 1854

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 25700

Condition: 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 View more info

Les Aventures De Telemaque, Suivies Des Aventures D'Aristonous Et Precedees d'un Essai Historique et critique sur Fenelon et ses ouvrages

By: Fenelon (Francois De Salignac De La Mothe)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Paris, Mallet et Cie: 1840

Seller ID: 22702

Condition: 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... View more info

Dictionnaire Des Noms, Surnoms Et Pseudonymes Latins De L'histoire Litteraire Du Moyen Age [1100 A 1530]

By: Franklin, Alfred

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Paris, Firmin-Didot Et Cie: 1875

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31611

Condition: 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+ View more info

Le Subjonctif de Subordination en Latin

By: Gaffiot, Felix

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Paris, Klincksieck: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23701

Condition: 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 View more info

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.

By: Galle, Theodore and Fabri, Johannes

Price: $725.00

Publisher: Antwerp, Ex Officina Plantiniana (Plantin): 1606

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 28821

Condition: 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, ... View more info

Etruscan Sculpture

By: Goldscheider, Ludwig

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Phaidon; Oxford University Press: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20071

Condition: 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. View more info

Turning Toward Philosophy; Literary Device and Dramatic Structure in Plato's Dialogues

By: Gordon, Jill

Price: $49.00

Publisher: University Park, PA, Penn State University Press: 1999

Seller ID: 26798

ISBN: 0271019263

Condition: 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++ View more info

The Transmission of the Text of Lucan in the Ninth Century

By: Gotoff, Harold C.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press: 1971

Seller ID: 1204F763679

ISBN: 0674904664

Condition: 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+ View more info

God in Greek Philosophy to The Time of Socrates.

By: Hack, Roy Kenneth.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University Press for the University of Cincinnati: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33372

Condition: 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. View more info

Roman Political Thought and the Modern Theoretical Imagination

By: Hammer, Dean

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 32817

ISBN: 0806139277

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


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 View more info

The Gospel of the Savior A New Ancient Gospel

By: Hedrick, Charles W. & Paul Mirecki

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Santa Rosa, CA, Polebridge Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15672

ISBN: 0944344682

Condition: 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 View more info

Tarquinia, Villanovans and Early Etruscans [2 Volumes] Vol I & II; Bulletin No. 23 of American School of Prehistoric Research, Peabody Museum, Harvard University

By: Hencken, Hugh

Price: $169.50

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Peaboy Museum; Harvard University Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34903

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Figures, photos, maps and drawings; 719 pages; 2 volume set. 1st edition. Soundly bound in original title lettered wraps. Rear cover of Vol I has been stressed from the presence of the map folder inside rear cover; long partial tear to the cover stock along the rear joint/spine edge has been archivally mended with japanese tissue tape. Text blocks tightly bound and fresh. Mild toning to covers at front edge. Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, reproductions, figures and maps. Publisher provided pocket contains a full set of folding maps/plans is laid in at front Vol I. VG- to VG. .... View more info

The Captains of the Old World: As Compared with the Great Modern Strategists

By: Herbert, Henry William

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1851

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16168

Condition: Very Good-


Engravings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 364 pages; Bound in publisher's decoratively patterned and ruled cloth; gilt titles and designs to spine just a little dulled. Illustrated with engraved vignette title page and three plates. Binding snug. Mild fray to cloth at lower front corner and a short, open, surface scrape to the topmost 1/2" of the front spine edge. Cloth lightly crimped and nicked at spine ends. Moderate foxing confined to the first and last few leaves. Solid copy. BAL 8127. G+ to VG- View more info

[The Odyssey] Homeri Opera, Tomus III + IV Odysseae Libros I - XXIV: 2 volumes - complete

By: Homer; Thomas W. Allen (Ed and Trans. )

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1992

Seller ID: 39343

Condition: Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 445 pages; 1940 & 1992. Oxford University Press. 2 volumes. HC in original blue cloth with titles brightly in gilt to spine. Tomus III is 1992 bright tight and fresh - crisp and clean with no marks. Tomus IV is published 1940, has prior owner name at front and interlinear notes to the first 10-12 pages, and with light shelf wear to boards at edges. G++ thus View more info

[The Iliad] Homeri Opera, Tomus I & II, Iliadis: Libros I - XXIV: 2 Volumes - Complete

By: Homer; Thomas W. Allen (Ed and Trans. )

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1949

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 39344

Condition: Very Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 445 pages; 2 volumes, complete. Uniformly bound and neat in original blue cloth with titles brightly in gilt to spines. Snugly bound and neat; no marks observed. Prior owner attractive bookplate to front pastedown of both volumes. VG+ View more info

The Satires of Horace

By: Horace & A. M. Juster (Trans. )

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press: 2012

Seller ID: 38150

ISBN: 0812222091

Condition: Near Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy covers. Bright, tight and fresh. Just a whisper of shelf/handling evidence to covers. NF View more info

Introductory Lecture Delivered Before the Faculties of Arts and Laws and of Science in University College, London, October 3, 1892

By: Housman, A. E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York :: Cambridge, MacMillan :: Cambridge University Press: 1937

Edition: First Trade Edition

Seller ID: 12418

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 41 pages; 1937 Macmillan :: Cambridge U Press. HC/DJ 1st US edition and printing. Bright tight and very neat in near immaculate original dust jacket. Blue cloth with brilliant lettering in gilt to cover and spine. Dust jacket a little toned at spine with lettering a little faded. Handsome copy. F/VG+ View more info

Die Oskischen und Sabellischen Sprachdenkmäler; Sprachliche und Sachliche Erklärung, Grammatik und Glossarium

By: Huschke, Philipp Eduard

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Elberfeld, R. L. Friderichs: 1856

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22738

Condition: Very Good-


German Edition; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 421 pages; In period 1/4 leather and marbled paper boards; title lettering tooled in gilt to spine. Prior ownership signature of noted classicist, Gonzalez Lodge. Lodge presumably donated his library to Franklin & Marshall College's library. This copy has mild library attachemts to front and rear endpages. Text clean and snugly bound. Includes three folding tables at rear. Leather lightly scuffed at edges and ends. Aside from library indications, a VG copy View more info

The Sunset of the Heroes

By: Hutchinson, W. M. L. and Herbert Cole (Illustrator)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London & New York, J. M. Dent & Sons : E. P. Dutton: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16193

Condition: Very Good-


Color Plates; b&w drawings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 281 pages; Printed by Ballantyne, Hanson & Co. HC in publisher's decorative illustrated binding. Pale olive cloth richly decorated with an art nouveau pictorial design to the cover and spine. Illustrated with 8 color plates in a similar nouveau style from paintings by Herbert Cole. His b/w head and tailpieces also decorate the text. Cloth crimped at spine ends with some light, short fray at crown. Some light splotchy spotting to the cloth on the cover. Binding sound and contents neat. Pictorial endsheets. A still decent and attractive cop... View more info