New York, NY: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1963. Second Edition, English Language Translation. large 8vo. VG/VG-. medium blue paper DJ spine and jacket front, ivory capitals for title small and framed in by thick black border, small colorblock in black with stenciled medium blue author above a greek key band in ivory, and publisher in black capitals at tail end. heavy edgewear, large chips and tears, scuffing alongside spine and fore-edge folds.yellow-toned where ivory. under clear protective cover. light gray clothbound HB and boards, binding shaken and loosened, spinal column sheets are bound securely. boards are superficially worn, shelfwear to ends and corners. imprinted olive label has gilt-stamped gold title, author and publisher centrally aligned below. fep has P.O.S. on right fep. ffep hinge smooth, but adjacent board binding is cracked. charcoal tinted head-edge. smooth ivory fore-edge and tail. 921 pp.
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Park Ridge, NJ: Noyes Press, 1980. Large Octavo; pp 148; VG/G; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket shows slight toning to spine and edges; minor wear to edges; cloth has light wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; arts - Criticism.
Cambridge, New York, Victoria: Cambridge University Press, 1992. First Edition. Octavo; pp 293; VG/VG; white, dark olive, mustard yellow pictorial spine with black text; dust shows minimal wear to exterior; cloth clean; text block edges clean; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; illustrated with maps at rear pastedown;.
London: Jonathan Cape, 1958. First. Octavo; vg/good-; dj, green and white bands on spine with black text; HB, purple spine with gilt text and filigree; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 384 pp.; photos, maps; light general toning; binding shaken; dj, sunned; clipped; chipping, tears and wear; else very good.
Oxonii: E Typographeo Clarendoniano (Oxford University Press), 1979. 12mo; First published 1919, Reprinted 1979; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green with red print; DJ has slight edgewear, toning to spine; Boards in black cloth with gold print, light wear to spine tail, else clean and strong; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; Text in Latin; xxviii, 386 pages.
Oxonii: E Typographeo Clarendoniano (Oxford University Press), 1988. 12mo; First published 1929, Reprinted with corrections 1988; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green with red print; DJ has slight edgewear, toning to spine; Boards in black cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has name in ink and vendor label on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; Text in Latin; xxxi, unpaged text.
Lipsiae: In aedibus B.G. Teubneri, 1898. 12mo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards three-quarter bound with black leather to spine and corners and black cloth to boards, spine caps and corners worn and scuffed, spine color worn to brown, mild shelfwear to cloth; Text block has marbled design on edge, some glue stains on endpapers, front pastedown has remains of torn away label, name in ink on title page, added title page at end has name in ink at top, clean text; Text in Latin; xxv, 415 pages.
London: Elliot and Kay and C. Elliot, 1789. Revised Second Edition [First English Language Edition]. Octavo, 500 pages, VG; three-quarter-bound in brown leather, marbled boards, paneled spine with burgundy label, gilt lettering, other compartments with blind-stamped diamond design; mild shelfwear to boards, mild waving/age-toning to text-block; mild age-toning/foxing to leaves, lettering somewhat affected and faded yet legible, occasional ink blotting to lettering, occasional marginalia in ink, last leaf [i.e., pp. 499-500] separated from text-block; collation complete, gathered in 30 quires of 8 leaves, accidental omission of "the" to first line of p. 89; additional essays by various authors to this edition from p. 382 to end of volume; shelved Case 9.
Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 1963. Large Octavo; pp 63; G/G; ivory/black spine with red text; dust jacket shows slight soiling to exterior; small chip to front tail edge; moderately rubbed edges; cloth has lightly toned exterior; minor wear to edges; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Boston: Dana Estes & Company, Publishers, 1909. 10mo; pp 232; VG-/no-DJ; tan spine with gilt text; this volume only; leather boards have slightly sunned spine, some scratches to exterior; raised bands and gilt decorations to spine; triple gilt border to front; gilt roll to edge; gilt roll to turn in; minor rubbing to joints; minor wear to edges; text block has slight toning to exterior edges, top edge gilt; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; slight foxing toward front and rear of text; clean interior.
Lutetiae Parisiorum [i.e. Amsterdam]: 1754. Small Quarto, 175 pages; VG; bound in period red morocco, triple gilt rule to board edges, elaborate gilt spine, brown label with gilt lettering; top edge of text block gilt; gilt rolls to doublure edges, marbled endpapers; large bookplate removed from front pastedown, replaced with small bookplate; slight cracking to upper rear hinge, mild rubbing; Bilingual, with Greek on the verso and Latin on the recto; illustrated with 28 of the 29 plates plus a frontispiece, lacking plate 20 with signs it was cut out (Titled 'Liccenion écoute Daphnis et Chloé qui cherchent remede d'Amour'), elaborate vignettes and headpieces; MW consignment; shelved case 3.
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1875. Octavo; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with gold print; Boards in tan cloth with gold print, worn exposed corners, tattered spine caps, hinges torn at top of spine, wear to edges, shelfwear; Text block has gilt top edge, endpapers torn at hinges, shaken/sprung binding, stain at the bottom of pages, some foxing especially at tissues covering plates; xxviii, 640 pages, frontispiece (color), illustrated.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1979. 12mo; First printed in 1938, revised and reprinted 1979; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, red with black and white print; DJ has light edgewear, toning to spine; Boards in red cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has spotting to edges and title page, name in ink on front flyleaf, clean text; Text in Latin and English on facing pages; xxxiv, 549, 8 pages.
Roterodami: Regneri Leers, 1698. 12mo., , 405 pages,  index; VG; bound in contemporary vellum, some staining and rubbing, black ink to spine; engraved title page on Romulus and Caesar with baby Romulus and Remus suckling from a wolf, preceding full title page; bookplate to front pastedown; mild age-toning to interior; some tearing to ffep; shelved case 3.
Oxonii: E Typographeo Clarendoniano (Oxford University Press), 1962. Editio altera, Second edition. 12mo; Second edition 1922, reprinted 1962; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green (tanned) without print; DJ has edgewear, toning/soiling to spine and flap folds, light foxing on front and rear, vendor label on front flap, front flap clipped; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps and corners; Text block has spotting to edges, name in ink on front flyleaf and on series page, slight spotting to endpapers, clean text; Text in Latin; unpaged.
Government Printing Office: Washington, 1915. Pamphlet; pp ; G-/paperback; light green covers have some sunning to exterior; slight loosening to spine; ex-library markings to front; slight chip and crease to rear tail edge; some rubbing wear to edges; text block shows few chips to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; illustrated NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 2, in Netdesk office.
New York: John W. Lovell Company, n.d. 12mo; pp 298; Fair; brown/black 1/2 bound leather spine with gilt text; gilt decorations and raised bands to spine; no jacket; boards have rubbed wear to exterior; cracking to front joint; marbled boards; some chipping to spine; text block edges have age toning; marbled endpapers; cracking to front gutter; interior edges have damp staining;.
New York and London: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1926. Octavo; pp 425; G/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; original's publisher's cloth shows slight rubbing to exterior; black titles with illustration to paper label to front; light sunning to spine; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; some foxing to title and facing pages; pictorial endpapers; previous owner's name to ffep; ex-libris bookplate to front pastedown; illustrated; good binding;.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1974. Quarto; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ has slight tears at spine ends and flap corners, small tear to front bottom edge, edgewear/shelfwear, price-clipped; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners, bottom edge, and spine caps; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the half-title page; 112 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Paris: Gallimard, 1954. Small quarto, 98 pages, 340 pages, Notes section numbered 439-475; VG-/G- condition; Off-white cloth, gilded text on spine, foxing to boards, age-toning to board edges and spine head and foot, textblock edges fine; small stain on interior front board; interior unmarked, slight age-toning to some page edges; Light tan DJ with red and black text on spine, red and black text and photo of stonework on front, wear to edges of spine and flap folds including small tear at head of spine and at bottom back cover, spine and both covers significantly soiled with dirty hand/fingerprints.
New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1960. Limited edition (58 copies); signed (#D). Thick, small quarto in burgundy leather with five-band embossed spine and gold letters in cardboard case; bound by hand; VG/VG; moderate shelf wear on spine with slight fraying around edges; front board slightly loosening on top; marbled end pages clean; paper and text clean; three pages have minuscule notches on the edge; pp. 400; abundant illustrations, mostly in black and white, with color at the end; synopsis of each chapter at the end; dedication in French and signature on special page; shelved in Case # 7; please contact us for shipping costs; GP consignment.
Venetiis: [Paolo Manuzio], 1557. Thick Octavo, , 432 leaves; VG; bound in contemporary vellum, ink titling to spine; binding repaired, new endpapers, fixed crack at lower front hinge; boards slightly splayed; some archival repair to leaves, including part of title page, upper fore corner of leaf 442 to end; some water-staining and tide-marks along fore edge of text; rear blank present; Aldine publisher's device on title page; Numerous errors in foliation; leaf 2H4 mis-signed GG4.; Commentary without text.; DH consignment; shelved case 3.
Illinois: University of Illinois Press, 1977. US Printing. 8vo(s). VG/ - no DJ. TWO VOLUME SET. medium gray clothbound HB with tiny gilt-stamped titling centered on small black segments. a touch worn at spine ends and bumped corners curve in. wear to all boards is otherwise mild. VOLUME I - 1976, clear and excellent ivory textblock, no marks or writing within, outer edges smooth. 261 pp. ISBN#0252005163. VOLUME II - 1977, clear and excellent, no marks or writing, clean outer edges. 332 pp. ISBN# 0252006291. generally above average shape with no writing.
Rome: Mgr Pietro Rossano, 1986. Octavo; pp 639; G-/paperback; orange/yellow spine with black text; covers have some rubbing wear to exterior; faux flaps; intact panels; text block has slight tone to exterior edges; mild defect to rear gutter; lightly toned interior edges; illustrated; text in French, Arabic and Italian; inscribed by author;.
Philadelphia: John J. McVey, 1907. Octavo; pp 284; G; light green spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows rubbed spine edges and fore corners; light soiling to exterior, mostly to spine; blind-stamped borders to panels; strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; fold out frontispiece; previous owner's name embossed to ffep; illustrated; cracked front gutter; some uncut pages;.
London: The Trustees of the British Museum, 1966. Octavo; First published 1930, Photolithographic reprint 1966; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, grey with blue print; DJ grey with blue print, toning and stains to spine, edgewear, mild smudging/shelfwear; Boards in red cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners, edges, and spine caps; Text block has notation in ink on front flyleaf, small amount of pencil notation within introduction; cv, 485 pages, 83 leaves of plates (b&w). This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
Milano: Rizzoli Editore, 1981. Octavo; pp 302; G/G; black spine with green and beige text; dust jacket shows some rubbing wear to exterior; minor dings to edges; light toning to flaps; price clipped rear flap; cloth has modest wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight age toning; tight binding; illustrated; text in Italian;.
Wiesbaden: Franz Steiner Verlag, 1966. Octavo; G; Hardcover; Spine, green with gold print on brown banner; mild wear to corners and spine caps, bump to top corners, light blemishes front and rear, mild shelfwear; Text block has names in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; Text in German; viii, 332 pages.
New York: Weybright and Talley, 1970. First Edition. Octavo; VG/G; Red/green spine with white text; DJ has some staining around edges of spine, two 1.5" closed tears on rear cover, 0.25" closed tear on front cover, some surface scuffing, light soiling to DJ interior; Boards strong, some dust residue around exterior head; Textblock has staining on few pages in middle section, slightly leading in from exterior fore edge; Binding strong; 205pp.
Athens: Ministry of Culture, 1989. Quarto; pp 348; VG-/paperback; dark gray spine with white text; covers have slight rubbing to exterior, some wear to corners; text block shows light wear to exterior edges, slight cracking to front gutter; interior clean; inscribed to Ambassador Keeley from protocol office;.
Athens: Foinikas Publications, 2010. Quarto; pp 215; VG/no-DJ; white spine with dark green text; beige case encloses book with bookplate of previous owner, photo adhered to front; covers show slight wear to exterior, intact without defect; text block has minor wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, 2001. Quarto; pp 480; G+/paperback; navy spine with gilt text; cloth has very light shelf wear to exterior; slightly splayed front board; text block has light smudges to exterior tail edge; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Thames & Hudson, Inc., 2004. First U.S. Hardcover Edition. Octavo; pp 224; G+/G; brownish green spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows moderate wear to exterior; slight toning to flap edges; minor wear to edges; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; slightly cocked spine; interior clean; illustrated.
Delhi, India: Motilal Banarsidass, 1988. Reprint of Fourth Edition. Hardcover Octavo; VG-/VG; DJ is shows moderate shelf ware: rubbing on front and back, fraying and/or chipping along edges and corners, sunning on head and tail edges, 1 1/3 in x 1 3/4 in portion cut out of bottom right corner of front inside slip; Brown cloth boards with gilt text, spine slightly loosened; Text block lightly age toned but clean, text legible; pp 263.
New York and Washington: Frederick A. Praeger, Publishers, 1962. Second edition, revised. Small Quarto; Off-white spine with black & red text; Tan slipcase has moderate shelf wear; Dust jacket has slight age toning around edges and sunned spine, otherwise fully intact; Boards are clean, strong & sturdy; Text block has minor smudges on exterior edges, but pages are clean with tight binding; pp 535. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Paris: Librairie Ancienne Honore Champion, 1923. VG- Condition hardcover. Thin Quarto in marbled boards with gray half-cloth spines, title on spine in gold on red labels. Volume has light bumping and fraying to edges and corners, has 2" tear to cloth at bottom of front board along spine. Textblock agetoned, clean, some library stamps, 246pp + folding maps.
New York: Biblio and Tannen, 1971. Second, revised edition. Octavo; Second, revised edition; Reprint of the 1950 ed., which was issued as no. 9 of Skrifter utgivna av Kungl. Humanistiska vetenskapssamfundet i Lund; VG; Paperback; Spine, grey with black print; Cover is clean and bright but for slight edgewear; Text block clean and tight but for slight blemish to top edge; xxiv, 656 pages, illustrated.
Richmond, VA: The Dietz Press, Publishers, 1942. Octavo; pp 235; G-/no-DJ; 1/4 bound black spine with gilt text; cloth has heavily sunned spine; noticeably rubbed edges; slight soiling to exterior; text block shows some foxing to exterior edges; profusely illustrated; cracking to gutters; previous bookshop's label to front pastedown; previous owner's name to ffep; light foxing to first and last few pages.
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, folds or tears: This volume only: The Scholar's Reference Edition: Text is entirely in GERMAN, LATIN & GREEK: 504 pp.
Chicago, IL: Ares Publishers, 1974. 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, folds or tears: This volume only: The Scholar's Reference Edition: Text is in LATIN, GREEK & ENGLISH: 441 pp.