Lucerne; New York: Reich Verlag; The Armenian Prelacy, 1981. Quarto; pp 180; G/G; black spine with white text; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior; slight rubbing to edges; cloth has slight sunfading to exterior; minor bumping to corners; slightly splayed from board; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; interior shows light toning toward edges; profusely illustrated.
Ancient History/Classical Studies
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London: Clarendon Press; Oxford University Press, 1947. First Edition. Quarto, 351 pages, [42 pages], G+/no DJ; purple cloth boards, gold lettering to spine: mild fading to spine, (gold lettering bright and legible) and to top 3 1/4" of front board, mild white residue to front board, light scratching/scuffing to back board; spine and boards cocked, starting hinge to front board, boards shaken, no shelf lean, binding sturdy; mild bumping to head and tail; mild bumping/fraying to corners; age-toning/wear to text-block; partially erased notations in blue pencil to ffep, light age-toning to margins interior (text and graphics unaffected), light rust mark to half-title page from removed paper clip; label and notations in pencil from previous bookseller to back paste-down; 42 unpaginated gloss black-and-white plates of Etruscan painted vases to back of volume; shelved Front Table.
Darmstadt: Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft, 2001-2004. Octavo; 2 volumes; VG-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with white print; Boards in blue paper with white print, slight wear to spine tails, remainder mark on bottom of Bd. 2, else clean and strong; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; CONTENTS: I. Von Fabius Pictor bis Cn. Gellius (384 pages, frontispiece) -- II. Von Coelius Antipater bis Pomponius Atticus (384 pages, frontispiece); Texts in Latin or Greek with German translation and commentary.
New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1866. Third edition. Octavo; Third edition; G; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print on black banner, raised bands; Boards half bound with brown leather to spine and corners, marbled paper to boards, stain to front and rear hinges, slight tear to front hinge, wear/scuffing to corners and edges; Text block has marbled edges and endpapers, cracked front hinge, light foxing to end papers and title page, else clean and tight; xxi, 512 pages, illustrated (b&w).
New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1990. Third Edition. Qto. VG/VG. dark green glossy DJ spine with large ivory capitals for tilte, bright blue authors and publisher, gray edition. some small closed cuts and edgewear is light, with negligible surface wear. slightly toned inner flaps. dark green clothbound HB with gold stamped titling. thick boards, sturdy and solidly bound within, smooth hinge area. embossed and dated by prior on half-title page. lightly skimmed interior. edges unblemished. 471 pp. ISBN# 0195060377.
Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1989. Second edition. Octavo; Second edition, third printing; VG-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth. very slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight but for name in ink on front flyleaf; 223 pages.
New York: New York University Press, 1977. First edition. Folio in beige cloth with dark brown DJ in brodart; VG/VG; ivory letters on spine; in good condition; good binding; text and paper clean; pp. 302; 161 plates on black and white; glossy paper; archaeological research on clothing and mannerisms; shelved in Classics section; please contact us for shipping costs.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1986. Octavo; Reprinted, 1988; VG/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white print and illustration; DJ has slight edgewear but is clean and bright; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by editor Boardman on the half-title page; 882 pages, illustrated (some color).
Vitembergae: 1756. 12mo; Fair/no-DJ; Boards have rubbing along spine edges, fore corners with some small holes on spine with sunned panels; Text block has darkened die to age with deckled edges, light foxing on pages throughout, writing & adhesive residue on front pastedown, some uncut pages and some cracking between pp 128-129, but still bound; pp 294. Latin text.
New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1951. Octavo; VG/G+Hardcover; Beige paper color spine with large white tears; Heavy shelf wear to dust jacket, age,chipping, and open tears on both front and rear, 1 1/2 inch open tear at front tail, one inch open tear at lower front corner; 2 inch open tear at upper spine, 1 inch tear at lower edge rear cover, DJ now protected in Mylar cover; Moderate age wear to boards otherwise strong and clean, binding solid; Age toning and foxing to exterior text block, text block clean other than previous owner's pencil marks on rear paste-down and rear DJ flap; 672 pp.
New York, Evanston, San Francisco, London: Harper & Row, Publishers, Inc., 1972, 1973. First U.S. Edition. Octavo; pp 1375; Good; red spines with gilt text; no jackets; 2 volumes; cloths have noticeable sunning to exteriors; strong boards; text blocks show slight wear to exterior edges; light pencil to title page, vol. 1; frontispiece to vol. 1; interiors clean; profusely illustrated; tight bindings; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
Athens: Mount Sinai Foundation, 1995. First US Edition. Quarto; VG-/VG-; white spine with brown text; dust jacket has minor scuffing as well as edgewear such as tearing; cover itself has minor rubbing along edges; textblock contains creasing on pages 167/168, but is otherwise clean; 314pp. Oversized order. May require additional S/H for expedited/international orders. Economy international unavailable due to size/weight restrictions.
New York: Bonanza Books, 1956. Facsimile Edition. Octavo; pp 308; G/G; orangish red spine with black and beige text; dust jacket has sunned spine; several chips to edges; tape mends inside dj edges; cloth shows lightly sunned spine and edges; strong boards; text block edges has slight toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1969. First edition. Large Octavo; pp 270; G+/G; yellow/black spine with ivory text; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior, chipping to edges, sun fading to spine; cloth has slight sun fading to exterior, minor wear to edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, sticker to front pastedown; interior clean;.
Cambridge, MA and London, UK: Harvard University Press, 2004. 10mo; pp 178; VG/VG-; pinkish orange pictorial spine with red and black text; dust jacket has light wear to exterior; mildly sunned spine; cloth clean; strong boards; text block exterior edges show mild wear; frontispiece; illustrated; tight binding.
St. Martin's Press, Inc., 1968. first. Octavo; G+/no-DJ paperback; Black spine with white text; Covers are age toned with rubbed exterior and corners, creased along front joint; Previous owner's name on front free endpaper; Textblock is age toned with slight foxing on head and fore edge exteriors, small red star stamped on head edge exterior; pp 586.
London: Edward Arnold, 1962. Octavo; G/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with white print; DJ has tears at spine ends and flap corners, edgewear, soiling, wear to hinges and flap folds; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, bump to rear bottom corner, light stain at bottom edge of front, spine, and rear; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, stains on title page, slight stains to front and bottom edges, spotting to endpapers, clean text; xvi, 586 pages, illustrated (b&w maps).
London, New York: Cambridge University Press, 1964. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 698; VG-; red spine with gilt text; no jacket; this volume only; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; mild edge wear; text block has top edge gilt; age toned fore and tail edges; interior clean; illustrated; good binding.
Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1923. First. Small Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Tan spine with green text; Boards strong, clean, spine darkened by age, gouge in pastedown with title information; Textblock darkened by age, otherwise clean, pages slightly stiff and difficult to turn, signature loose, separating, partly detached, deckled edges, staggered signatures, headband stamp faded and dusty, light foxing on front and back pastedowns, hinges, and free-end pages, name of previous owner and date written on front free-end page, previous bookseller's sticker affixed to front pastedown, foxing along tail edge; pp 151.
New York: Macmillan Company, 1929. Octavo; First edition, 1925; Reprinted with corrections, 1929; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight shelfwear; Text block has grey-tinted top edge, mild toning to endpapers, else clean and tight; xxv, 821 pages, illustrated, maps, charts (some color, some folded).
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1914. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth, tattering to spine caps, tears to front hinge, bumps to corners, small stains on front and rear, shelfwear; Text block has slight stains to edges, names and inscription in ink along with book plate on front endpapers, shaken binding, intermittent spine breaks, small tear to fore edge of front flyleaf and title page, mild age-toning to paper; "De Bello Gallico"--Spine title; Text in Latin, commentary in English; lxvi, 462 pages, illustrated (folded maps).
Ultrajecti: Apud Franciscum Halmam, Guilielmum vande Water, 1697. 8vos., 2 volumes; VG-; bound in brown leather, paneled spines with two labels, one red and one black, with gilt lettering; moderate wear to boards, including rubbing, bumping, damage to head and tail of spines; front boards of both volumes slightly loose; bookplates on front pastedown of Sir William Molesworth; stamp with the motto of Sir William Molesworth on ffep of both volumes; Molesworth's name written on title page, dated 1806; other small purple stamp of ffep of volume 1, recto of title page; small amount of bookworm damage from pages 713-end of volume 2; small amount of bookworm damage in the lower-fore corner of volume 1, from the beginning through page 2; text in Greek with opposing Latin translation and commentary; 6 plates, showing statues of Greek gods, drawn by G. Hoet, and etched by I. van Vianen; frontispiece depicts Callimachus while offering to the gods; title page of volume 1 in red and black ink; 'aan den binder' in rear of volume 1; Callimachus is best known for his short poems and epigrams. He was a noted poet, critic and scholar at the Library of Alexandria and enjoyed the patronage of the Egyptian-Greek Pharaohs Ptolemy II Philadelphus and Ptolemy III Euergetes; shelved case 3.
Roma: La Libreria dello Stato, 1996. Octavo; 1953, reprinted 1996; VG-; Hardcover; Spine, tan with gold print on brown banner; Boards in tan cloth with brown print, slight bump to top corners, else clean and strong; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; “Ministero della Pubblica Istruzione, Direzione Generale delle Antichita e Belle Arti, A cura della Soprintendenza Agli Scavi di Ostia Antica” — facing title page; Text in Italian; 248 pages + lix leaves of plates + 15 folded architectural plans in rear pocket, illustrated (b&w plates, folded maps). [NOTE: Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
The Archaeological Institute of America, 1961. Quarto; VG; blue softcover, 130 pages, 41 unbound plates with 210 reproductions, bound in red linen box with bone/ivory clasp; small amount of wear to head and tail of spine of box; Monographs on Archaeology and Fine Arts Sponsored by The Archaeological Institute of America and The College Art Association Of America X; shelved ancient art.
Sulmono: Synaps Edizioni, 2006. Quarto; pp 242; VG-/paperback; ivory/beige pictorial spine with black text; covers show only light wear to exterior; light crease to spine; intact panels; faux flaps; text block shows little wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; text in Italian;.
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1988. Quarto; pp 125; VG-/G-; black spine with ivory text; full title: Historical Atlas of World Mythology, Vol. I: The Way of the Animal Powers; Part 1: Mythologies of the Primitive Hunters and Gatherers; odd volume; dust jacket shows moderate rubbing to exterior; minor wear to edges; small closed tears to rear; light toning to flaps; cloth shows light shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1989. Quarto; pp 251; VG-/G-; black spine with ivory text; full title: Historical Atlas of World Mythology, Vol. II: The Way of the Seeded Earth; Part 2: Mythologies of the Primitive Planters: The Northern Americas; odd volume; dust jacket shows moderate rubbing to exterior; minor wear to edges; small closed tears to rear; light toning to flaps; cloth shows light shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1989. Quarto; pp 387; VG/G-; black spine with ivory text; full title: Historical Atlas of World Mythology, Vol. II: The Way of the Seeded Earth; Part 3: Mythologies of the Primitive Planters: The Middle and Southern Americas; odd volume; dust jacket shows moderate rubbing and scratches to exterior; minor wear to edges; lightly toned flaps; cloth shows light shelf wear to exterior; lightly sunned edges; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
Roma: Bertinelli, 1853. Folios, two volumes; VG; bound in 3/4 vellum. marbled boards, burgundy labels with gilt lettering to spines; mild wear and rubbing to boards; some mild foxing, primary to page edges; wide margins; volume 1 with frontispiece and two maps on double leaf, volume 2 includes fifty plates, also on double leaf, depicting mainly plans, elevations and topographical views of Roman antiquities; shelved case 7.
London: George Allen & Unwin LTD., 1926. First Edition. Hardcover small folio in Very Good - condition. Signed and dated on front endpaper by two previous owners (1927 & 1936), otherwise no markings to text. Binding intact but shakes and some signatures loosening. B&W photographs throughout. Light-to-moderate shelf wear and rubbing to corners and edges. Some bumping to boards. 362 pp. Weighs 6 lbs. Measures 13 x 10.5 x 1.75 inches. -Shelve under review table (binding blue cloth with gilt text).
Milano: Arnoldo Mondadori Editore S.p.A., 1991. Octavo; VG-/G+; Blue spine with white text; Dust jacket has minor rubbing on exterior, slightly age toned edges, sticker on rear and fully intact; Boards have slightly sunned exterior, minor shelf wear with otherwise clean and strong panels; Text block has minimal age toned edges with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 402. Italian language.
New York: Rock Foundation, 1988. First Edition. Folios, 3 volumes, VG/no DJs as issued; gray cloth boards, black lettering to spines: very mild overall wear to boards, spines faded beige (lettering clear and legible); minimal wear to clean text-blocks; interiors clean; VOLUME 3.1 [COSMIC GAMES]; VOLUME 3.2 [THE LABYRINTH & OTHER PATHS TO OTHER WORLDS]; VOLUME 3.3 [THE WORLD TURNED UPSIDE DOWN]; frontispieces; volumes housed in VG- brown cloth slipcase; shelved front table.
San Francisco: 1953. The Book Club of California limited edition (325 copies). Thin quarto in off-white hardcovers with red title on spine; VG; strong binding; deckle edges; slight brown soiling on boards; printed on hand-set italic Elzevir and mould-made paper; illustrations on linoleum blocks; one page has a slight crease at bottom; pp. 49; shelved in Case # 10.
London: Macmillan & Co., 1960. Second edition. Octavo; Second edition 1954, reprinted 1960; Fair+/Fair-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with blue print; DJ in mylar, toning to spine, peripheral toning, wear to corners and spine caps, front hinge torn length of jacket, rear hinge torn at top and bottom, stains on front, small tears to edges, ink notation on front flap, price clipped; Boards in blue cloth, wear to corners and spine caps, small stains on front and rear; Text block has cracked front hinge, ink notation and underlining through p. 101, spotting to top edge, stain to fore edge, p. 821-835 laid in as a separately bound pamphlet; xvi, 835 pages, illustrated (b&w, folded plates).
Amsterdam: Judocum Pluymer, 1659. Sextodecimo in full vellum boards, VG-/ No Dust Jacket, minor shelf-wear: boards somewhat smudged and edges a little worn, boards somewhat bowed, paste-downs torn where vellum is pasted underneath,two very small (less than dime-sized) spots of soiling on spine, edges of text block age-toned, occasional light foxing to interior, engraved frontispiece on title page, previous owner's name in ink on title page and writing in ink on free end paper, else text clean, engraved frontispiece on title page, binding tight, TEXT IN LATIN Full Title: Gasperis Scioppi Grammatica philosophica : non modo tironibus linguæ latinæ ad artem illam und trimestri perfectè adducendam, sed & latinè doctissimus ad reddendam eorum rationem quae legunt aut scribunt, in primis utilis, vel necessaria : accessit præfatio de veteris ad novæ grammaticæ latinæ origine, dignitate & usu. [Sextodecimo, Spine is vellum with black writing on spine.
London: Longmans & Co., 1877. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Dark blue spine with gilt text; Cloth has some moisture staining on exterior, mostly towards edges, slightly bumped corners, and lightly sunned spine, as well as wear along edges, otherwise panels are strong and intact; Text block shows some wear due to age and handling with slight cracking along binding between pastedowns and front end paper, previous owners' book plates on front pastedown and light foxing on first & last few pages, good binding and unmarked pages; pp 413.
Paris: Librairie d'Art Louis Reynaud, 1936. Quarto, 100 pages; VG- condition; Tan spine and rear, black front cover with off-white text and depiction of terra cotta figure, general wear and rubbing to all edges including spine, foxing to rear board, bottom rear edge and textblock edges, bumping especially to front corners, light scratching to cover; foxing and age-toning to endpapers, light foxing and age-toning to some pages else interior clean and unmarked.
Liege: R. Vaillant Carmanne, 1902. First edition;. thick octavo hardcover in cloth; text in FRENCH; VG+/no DJ; spine green with black leather and gold title; boards have moderate shelf wear and soiling; flaps have slight foxing; penciled number on front flaps; first few pages have a slight bent; thin paper moderately discolored; series of 448 tales explained; [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].