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Spectacle Entertainments of Early Imperial Rome

By: Beacham, Richard C

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 5342


In VG+ DJ ; Black spine/black boards. B&W illustrations. Notes, biblio, index. Description & history of public entertainment in Rome; 8vo; xii + 306 pages View more info

A History of Greece for High Schools and Academies

By: Botsford, George Willis

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, MacMillan: 1901

Seller ID: 44892


Backstrip chipped/cracked with loss, gutters split; Hardback (leather spine/green cloth boards) . B&W illustrations, color maps. Biblio, index; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xiv + 381 pages View more info

DANS LA ROME DES CESARS

By: Chaillet, Gilles

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Grenoble, France, Glénat: 2004

Seller ID: 50875


No DJ as issued; In French. Illustrated hardback binding. Color photos, fold-out maps. Large folded map laid in. Bibliography, table of contents. History of Rome during the time of the Caesars; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 210 pages View more info

Orations and Essays

By: Cicero (Intro by Reginald H. Barrow, Illustrations by Salvator Fiume)

Price: $80.00

Publisher: NY, Limited Editions Club: 1972

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 49716


In VG slipcase; Signed by illustrator. Purple patterned boards. Color illustrations. Writings of 1st century B. C. Politician. Limited edition (#902 of 1500 copies) ; 4to; xxviii + 299 pages View more info

Plutarch's Lives (Vols I & III Only)

By: Dryden (translator), revised by A.H. Clough

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Company: 1910

Seller ID: 51348


Bindings lightly edgeworn, missing volumes 2, 4 & 5; Hardbacks (leather spine & tips/marbled boards), marbled endpapers. Vol I: xliv + 414 pp, V II: 452 pp. Illustrated frontispieces ; 8vo View more info

I, Diomedes

By: Folsom, Robert S

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Norwell, MA, Christopher Publishing House: 1987

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 35591


In VG+ DJ; Signed by author's children (? ) . Brown cloth hardback. xviii + 222 pp. Biblio. Study of the lives of the ancient Greeks; 8vo; xviii + 222 pages; Signed by Associated View more info

Rom: Im Wandel Der Jahrhunderte, Mit 90 Ganzeitigen Abbildungen Nach Kupfern-Und Holzschnitten Beruhmter Meister

By: Gert Buchheit

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Nurnberg, Sebaldus-Verlag: 1931

Seller ID: 36696


Binding sl flecked, pages yellowed, sl foxing; Tan illust. Cloth hardback. 150 pp. Description & B&W images of ancient Rome. Captions in German, French, Italian, & English; 4to; 150 pages View more info

THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE (8 Vols in Two Slipcases)

By: Gibbon, Edward (ed. by Betty Radice)

Price: $80.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1999

Seller ID: 50046


In 2 slipcases; Cream gilt-worked hardbacks. B&W illustrations, map eps. Indices; 8vo View more info

Goldsmith's Roman History. Abridged by Himself

By: Goldsmith

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, Jacob Johnson: 1808

Seller ID: 43177


Binding edgeworn with some loss, back cover detached but present, pages darkened/edgeworn, dampstains to first 1/3 of book ; Full brown leather binding. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 264 pages View more info

Forgotten Scripts: Their Ongoing Discovery and Decipherment

By: Gordon, Cyrus H

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Basic Books: 1968

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 47122


In DJ; Beige cl. Biblio. , index. History of the recovery of lost languages and decipherment; Small 8vo; xxii + 226 pages View more info

Before Sexuality: The Construction of Erotic Experience in the Ancient Greek Workd

By: Halerin, David M., John J. Winkler and Froma I Zeitlin (eds.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press: 1990

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 49533


Wrinking to lamination on front cover ; Paperback. B&W illustrations. Notes, indices. Collection of writings by various writers; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xx + 526 pages View more info

A History of Byzantine Civilization

By: Haussig, H. W. (translated From The German by J. M. Hussey)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Thames And Hudson: 1966

Seller ID: 24856


In sl edgeworn DJ. ; Blue cloth hardback. 448 pp. Color & B&W illustrations. Chronology, biblio, notes, index; Small 4to; 448 pages View more info

An Historical and Historiographical Commentary On Suetonius' Life of C. Caligula

By: Hurley, Donna W.

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, Scholars Press: 1993

Seller ID: 48948


Paperback. Bibliography. American Classical Studies Series, No. 32 ; American Philological Association American Classical Studies Series, No. 32; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xx + 256 pages View more info

Time Line of Culture in the Nile Valley and its Relationship to Other World Cultures

By: Liebling, Roslyn

Price: $5.50

Publisher: NY, Metropolitan Museum Of Art: 1979

Seller ID: 11011


In slipcase; Illus boards. Color illustrations. 68 panel (2-sided) accordian-style fold out; Narrow 4to View more info

Old Greek Life

By: Mahaffy, J.P.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, D. Appleton & Company: 1879

Seller ID: 51917


Number penned on front free endpaper, pages age-toned ; Brown cloth hardback. B&W illustrations. 101 pp + ads. Primary school primer; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 101 pages View more info