Venice: 1544. Thick 10mo in black leather; six-band embossed brown leather spine with gold gilt; VG; substantial fraying and shelf wear particularly on spine; open gutter at front but binding strong; ex-libris plate inside front cover and inscription of ffep; marble edges dusty; paper very clean with little foxing; text in italics in tight print, clear; pp. 366; in Italian; shelved in Case # 3.
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London: Fielding and Walkes, 1778. First edition. Small octavo in brown leather with small letters on spine; condition: Good; boards slanted upwards, with substantial soiling and shelf wear; spine with open tearing at top and bottom, but not detrimental to binding, secured with brown tape; inscription inside both covers; frontispiece portrait of Benj. Franklin; paper heavily discolored and slightly wobbling; some pencil marks on edges; text clean; pp. 163; shelved in Case # 4; MM consignment.
Milano: Arnoldo Mondadori Editore S.p.A., 1998. Reprinted. 10mo; pp 409; G+/paperback; dark blue spine with white text; covers show mild rubbing to exterior; very mild edge wear; intact panels; text block has light wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to half title page; interior clean; illustrated; text in Italian and Latin;.
London: printed for William Crooke, at the Green-Dragon without Temple-Bar, 1691. Octavo, , 69, , 38,  ads; VG; bound in 19th century speckled calf by Zaehnsdorf, newly rebacked in similar leather, burgundy label with gilt titling; boards with moderate rubbing and wear, double-ruled gilt border, turn-ins; marbled endpapers; all edges of text block gilt; "A pastoral dialogue concerning friendship and love. Occasion’d by the death of the Honourable J.T." has separate dated title page and pagination; register is continuous.; Extremely scarce; shelved case 3.
Oxonii: E Typographeo Clarendoniano (Oxford University Press), 1978. Second edition; Editionis alterivs impressio nova pavcis locis correcta. 12mo; Second edition 1918, 12th impression 1978; New edition with corrections; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with blue print; DJ has edgewear, toning to spine, blemish on rear; Boards in black cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps, but clean and strong; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight, age toning to paper; CONTENTS: Pro Milone -- Pro Marcello -- Pro Ligario -- Pro Rege Deiotaro -- Philippicae i-xiv; Text in Latin; xxxii, 321 pages.
London: George Routledge and Sons. 12mo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print, raised bands; Boards half bound with leather to spine and corners, marbled paper to boards, light wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has gilt top edge, intermittent spine breaks, spotting to fore-edge, mild age-toning to paper; 313 pages.
Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, & Co., 1904-1933. Second edition (vols. 2 - 6); Third edition (vol. 1). Octavo; 6 volumes; G; Hardcover; ALL VOLUMES: Spines are green with gold print; Boards in various shades of green cloth with crest titled “Dublin University Press Series” in gold on front, wear to corners and spine caps; Text blocks have name in ink on front flyleaf, light age-toning to paper; Text in Latin, notes and essays in English; CONTENTS: Vol. I, Third edition, 1904, Boards have puckering to cloth, spotting, shelfwear, Text block has tanning to endpapers, intermittent spine breaks (vii, 465 pages) — Vol. II, Second edition, 1906, Boards have light spotting, light shelfwear, Text block is clean and tight (lxxvi, 305 pages) — Vol. III, Second edition, 1914, Boards have light spotting, light shelfwear, Text block has cracked front hinge, else clean and tight (cxvi, 381 pages) — Vol. IV, Second edition, 1918, Boards have light spotting, light shelfwear, puckering to cloth at rear bottom corner, Text block has cracked front hinge, intermittent spine breaks, uncut pages, clean text (cvii, 634 pages) — Vol. V, Second edition, 1915, Boards have light spotting, light shelfwear, Text block has cracked front hinge, spine break at p. 128, uncut pages, clean text (cxi, 468 pages) — Vol. VI, Second edition, 1933, Boards have light spotting, rear board warped, Text block has moisture stains to endpapers, intermittent spine breaks, uncut pages, clean text (cxxxi, 412 pages).
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1891. Fourth edition. Octavo; Fourth edition; Fair; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth, long tears along front and rear hinges, tattering to corners and spine caps, fading to spine and top of front, wear to all edges; Text block has names in ink on front flyleaf, cracked hinges front and rear, pencil notation throughout, light age-toning to paper; Text in Latin with notes, etc. in English; xxxv, 672 pages + 8 page publisher catalog.
Oxonii: E Typographeo Clarendoniano (Oxford University Press), 1982. 12mo; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green with red print; DJ has slight shelfwear but clean and bright; Boards in black cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; Text in Latin; xxiii, 329 pages.
Oxonii: E Typographeo Clarendoniano (Oxford University Press), 1994. 12mo; VG-/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green with red print; DJ has slight edgewear, else clean and bright; Boards in black cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; Text in Latin; xviii, 172 pages.
Paris: Chez De Bure Pere, 1768. Troisieme Edition. 12mo., 520 pages; VG; bound in full contemporary calf, paneled spine with morocco label, gilt titling and tooling; mild chipping to head and tail of spine, mild rubbing, slight fraying to corners; marbled endpapers; ink initials to front pastedown; shelved case 3.
Lutetiæ [Paris]: Apud Bernardum Turrisanum, sub Aldina Bibliotheca, via Iacobæa, 1565. Folios; VG; bound in early full brown leather, paneled spines with gilt tooling and lettering; volume 1 rebacked with previous spine preserved; volume 2 has cracking to hinges, chipping to tail of spine, large chip missing to head of spine; ex-library bookplate to front pastedown of volume 1; Aldine dolphin-and-anchor device on title-pages; Large capital initials, decorated initials; scattered and sparse marginalia; At foot of title-page: Cum priuilegio Regis; several mispaginations; Parts 2-4 have seperate title pages: Tomvs secvndus (tertivs, qvartvs)--Operum M. Tullii Ciceronis; Part 1 dated 1566.; Part 1 contains the rhetorical works, Part 2, the orations, Part 3, the epistles Part 4, the philosophical works. Part 1 includes additions and corrections to parts 2-4.; Latin text, with some Greek words; consignment; shelved case 4.
Boston and London: Ginn & Company, Publishers, 1889. 12mo; pp 196; G-; dark green spine with gilt text; no jacket; out of print; cloth has mild wear to exterior; some rubbing wear to edges; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; broken hinges; slight pencil and ink inside; text in Latin;.
Berkeley, Los Angeles and London: University of California Press, 1998. First Printing. Larger Octavo; pp 372; VG/VG; black spine with white text; dust jacket clean; mylar wraps; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to half title page; Interior clean; profusely illustrated; arts - Criticism; Ancient;.
Saint-Léger-Vauban: Zodiaque, 1956. Octavo, 335 pages; VG/G+ condition; Tan cloth with blue text on spine and blue design on cover, minor age-toning on textblock edges and bottom board edges; interior clean and unmarked with blue ribbon marker; DJ with white spine and black text, cover photo of statue with black text, photo of bronze enamel against light blue backdrop with black text on back cover, overall wear, flap folds and spine head and foot worn, small tear at top rear and half inch tear at bottom rear; comes in age-toned and worn tan slipcase.
London: Faber and Faber Limited, 1958. First Edition. Octavo; pp 323; G/G; green spine with black text; dust jacket shows modest wear to exterior; some toning to rear; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has mild wear to exterior; sturdy boards; text block has light shelf wear to edges; previous owner's name to ffep; some sticker residue to ffep; illustrated; unmarked interior;.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1898. First Edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; spine light brown w/dark brown txt, creasing at joints & spine, fabric at spine head split, fraying, minor shelf wear, discoloration; boards firm, prev owner sticker on frnt otherwise clean; binding loose at hinges, loosening in middle of book, separation from head band otherwise stable; pages have very little wear, some chipping at txt block, slight discoloration from aging,sticker and prev owner signature on free frnt page, in fairly good condition. 332pp + 1 fold out map & 14 prints.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2008. Octavo; pp 518; VG/VG; dark bluish green spine with white text; dust jacket has only light wear to exterior; small stickers to spine; cloth has only slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block clean; illustrated; additional shipping may be added to items due to weight.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1996. First Printing. Octavo; pp 157; VG-/G; dark red/black pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket has minimal wear to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth clean; minor wear to edges; sturdy boards; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
n.p. Zodiaque, 1959. Octavo; pp 259; G-/G-; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket has slight soiling to exterior, mostly to spine; chip to rear head edge; some age toning to flap edges; cloth has noticeable sunfading to spine; some wear to panels; sturdy boards; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; interior has light foxing to endpapers; profusely illustrated; French text;.
London: Longmans, Green, and Co, 1865. Octavo; G/no-DJ; Navy spine with gilt text; Cloth has slightly sunned spine with rubbing wear along edges and corners, as well as rubbing on exterior, however panels are sturdy and intact; Text block shows some darkening due to age with previous owners' name & plate on front pastedown, slight writing at head edge of title page and slight cracking along binding at front & rear hinges, small sticker on rear pastedown, overall pages are unmarked and fully bound; pp 780.
London: Cassell & Co, 2001. first edition. Large octavo; VG/VG-; light green spine with black text; dust jacket has mylar covering; dj shows minor wear at corners & small tear at rear head fore edge, otherwise clean & intact exterior; cloth is slightly sunned w/ strong & unmarked panels; text block has minimal wear w/ tight binding; pp 224.
New York: Columbia University Press, 1956. Octavo; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, mild wear to front edge; Text block has vendor stamp and slight smudging on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; Text in Ancient Greek, commentary in English; xviii, 342 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Paris: Societe D'Edition, 1971. Octavo; pp 204; G/paperback; dark yellow spine with black text; covers show moderate wear to exterior, due to handling; slight edge wear; small price sticker to rear; text block has mild tone to exterior edges; uncut pages; previous owner's name to ffep; previous bookshop's sticker to ffep; remainder mark to exterior tail edge; interior clean; text in French and Greek;.
Chicago, IL: Ares Publishers, 1974. The Scholar's Reference Edition. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ: Red spine with gold text: Boards are strong with general shelfwear, discoloration of spine due to light/age: Textblock has some dust staining but pages are free of markings or tears, last 3 pages have creases from being folded: Volume I only: The Scholar's Reference Edition: Text is entirely in LATIN & GREEK: 393 pp.
Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1990. First Edition. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. vivid electric blue HC spine with stamped silver titling from head to foot. an excellent copy, in solid form and an even bright blue hue across the unmarked boards with sharp corners. prior owner's signature on left fep. includes 5 maps on crisp sheets, solidly bound, hinges sealed and outer edges unblemished. 257 pp. ISBN# 0806122781.
Baltimore and London: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1994. Octavo; pp 276; G/G; ivory white spine with burgundy text; dust jacket has only mild wear to exterior; lightly curled edges; cloth has slight foxing to exterior; strong boards; text block shows some foxing to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1970. Octavo; First edition, 1952, Reprinted, 1970; VG-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with gold print; Boards in red cloth, slight wear to spine caps, stray pen mark on rear, else clean and strong; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; x, 139 pages.
London: Printed and are to be sold by W. Taylor, 1721. Second Edition. 4to., 797pp.,  tables and index; VG; bound in polished calf, paneled spine with gilt tooling, label with gilt lettering, mostly worn off; joints weak, some scratches to boards, general rubbing and wear; two bookplates on front pastedown, one from Henry Duke of Kent, 1733, the other Thomas Philip, Earl de Grey, Wrest Park; some scattered ink splatter on page 351 that bleeds through onto 353, text legible; folding plates on pages 1, 215, 476 present and in excellent condition; Numerous mispagination, including p. 447-472 omitted; consignment; shelved case 4.
Basilaea: Froben, 1549. 4to., 518pp.; VG; spine brown leather with red label and gilt lettering; later brown leather boards with double-ruled borders, recent professional rebacking with new spine; general wear to boards; bookplate on front pastedown, partially torn off; small two line ink inscription on title page, dated 1589; printer's device on title page; verso of final leaf; complete collation: AA⁴, a-z⁶, A-T⁶, V⁸, A-B⁸, BB-CC⁶ DD⁸ (DD⁸, V⁸ blank); NM consignment; shelved case 3.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1937. 16mo; VG/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green with black and white print; DJ has mild edgewear, light shelfwear; Boards in green cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text in Greek and English on facing pages; Text block clean and tight; xlviii, 552 pages.
London: Jacob Tonson, 1701. First edition. Thick, tall quarto rebound in light brown leather; VG; six-bands embossed spine with heavy gilt and gold letters; high quality rebound; minimal soiling; slight fraying on bottom spine; blue moire end pages; gilt edges; previous owner's name on first title page; original paper in good condition; each book has a dedication page; rare and in good condition; shelved in Case #7; please contact us for shipping costs.
Lyon: Guilliaume Rouille, 1581. Quarto; vg+/none; brown leather spine with gilt lettering and six raised bands; expertly rebacked; quarter-bound with brown cloth boards; Spine brown leather with title labeled "Religion des Romains"; 2 parts, separately titled; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; letterpress texture; ex libris, signature, title page, ancient hand; varied foxing, mild general toning; illus, title pages with heraldic devices; enlarged chapter capital letters, 5 full woodcut plates, 42 smaller woodcut figures, 554 medallions [annotated catalog of ancient coin collection]; first pages, light water staining, tail-edge corner; --v1, 339 pp., 56 pp., index; --v2, "Castrametation," 154 pp.; 9 pp., index; 41 full page military plates; 2 small woodcuts; some internal closed tears without loss; Roman Baths, 3 full plates and 3 small woodcuts; else very good; ---TEXT IN FRENCH. Shelved in Case 3.
London: Faber and Faber, 1958. First Edition. Octavo; pp 208; VG-/G-; yellow spine with black text; dust jacket has moderately sunned exterior, mostly to spine, some toning to edges, price clipped flap; cloth has light sunning to exterior, some wear to edges; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1955. Octavo; VG/VG-; Tan spine with orange label, faded white and brown text. DJ has wear, small open and closed tear on edges, tape repair on front by previous owner, age toned spine; Boards are clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 205.
Bristol: Bristol Classical Press, 1981. Octavo; Reprint, first published by Oxford University Press, 1967; VG; Paperback; Spine, orange with black print; Cover is clean and bright, vendor label on front; Text block has slight spotting on top edge, clean text; Text in ancient Greek, commentary in English; xxxiv, 179 pages.
New York: Biblo and Tannen, 1964. Large Octavo; pp 844; Good; blue spine with gilt text; no jacket; odd volume; cloth has slightly sunned exterior, mostly to spine and edges; mild edge wear; strong boards; text block has some foxing to exterior edges; some slight foxing to few early pages; previous owner's name to ffep; floor plans in pouch to rear pastedown; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; interior clean; This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.