Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 1897. New Illustrated Edition. Octavo, 2 vols.; VG/VG-; contemporary full blue and gold publisher's bindings; spines with gilt lettering and design; housed in VG- blue slipcase; mild shelf wear and soiling; some wear to crowns and tails of jacket spines; upper edges of both vols. gilt; both vols. with black and white illustrations; pages clean; shelved Front Window.
Ancient History/Classical Studies
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London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1916. New impression. Octavo; New impression; Fair+; Ex-library; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print, call number label at bottom; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, fraying to spine caps and corners, cocked spine, light soiling/shelfwear; Text block has library bookplate on front pastedown, owner embossed stamp on half-title page, library markings on p. ix and rear endpapers, library pocket torn off rear pastedown, shaken binding, intermittent spine breaks; xxvi, 400 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w, folded color maps).
Norwalk: Easton Press, 1980. Collector's edition. Octavo; VG; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print, raised bands; Boards in brown leather with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has gilt edges, pink silk moire endpapers, bookplate inside front flyleaf, else clean and tight; Text in Greek and English on facing pages; 159 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (two-color wood engravings).
London: T. Becket, 1773. Second edition corrected. Octavo; 2 volumes; Second edition corrected; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Rebound with spine in brown buckram with gold print, boards in original leather, worn, exposed corners, wear to edges, scuffing, some chipping, minor stains; Text block has new endpapers, name in ink on front flyleaf (v. 1), stain to fore edge of both volumes, name in faded ink on title page of both vols. (appears as though someone tried to excise the signature), p. 151 (v.1) bottom corner torn away; Vol. 1, xxiv, 297 pages; Vol. 2, 321 pages.
n.p. Unione Tipografico, Editrice Torinese (UTET), 1956. Large Octavo; pp 867; G-/Fair; beige spine with green text; dust jacket has noticeable wear to exterior; some age toning to spine; several chips to edges; tape mends inside dj to edges; mylar wrap; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows foxing to exterior edges; modest foxing to first and last few pages; previous owner's embossed stamp to title page; few pages have offset due to sticking together; illustrated; some plates impacted with foxing; text in Italian; additional shipping may be added to items due to weight.
Groningen: Styx Publications, 1995. Octavo; pp 293; G/G-; white spine with black and red text; dust jacket shows some soiling to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; German text;.
Munich: Hirmer Verlag, 1962. Quarto; G+ Hardcover w/ G Dustjacket; White spine with Black text; Dustjacket has some edgewear, some shelfwear, closed tears along tail edge of front cover, open tear along head edge of spine, large closed tear along head edge of spine, large closed tear along tail edge of spine, fraying at corners, bending to top corner of front interior flap; Boards strong, slight cocking to spine, slight edgewear, some shelfwear; Textblock has slight toning, small black marks on front and rear endpapers and pastedowns, writing in pen on page 132; 140 pp.
Toronto and Buffalo: University of Toronto Press, 1973. Octavo; pp 197; G+/G; creamy yellow spine with red text; dust jacket has slight soiling to rear; minor wear to corners; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth shows slight edge wear; exterior clean; text block has lightly toned exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; illustrated; interior clean;.
Venice: Vincenzo Valgrisi, 1551. 10mo rebound in brown hardcovers with brown leather spine and gold gilt; VG; boards with very moderate shelf wear; fraying along spine edges; binding strong; paper wobbled and in good condition; some pages at front discolored and stained on the edge; page 17 has a small cut at bottom; occasional marginalia mostly at beginning; title page with inscription and orange colored stamp on edge; pp. 488; in Italian; Bernardo Tasso was a poet and the father of Torquato Tasso; shelved in Allan's office.
London: I. B. Tauris Publishers, 2002. Quarto; VG-/G+ Hardcover w/ Dustjacket; Black spine with White text; Dustjacket has some edgewear, some shelfwear, small open tear at bottom corner of front cover, wrinkling along spine edges; Boards strong, some edgewear, slight shelfwear; Textblock has ink transfer from frontispiece on title page, otherwise clean; 224 pp.
Amsterdam: Daniel Elzevir, 1665. 24mo., , 236 pages, ; VG-; Brown leather banded spine with gilt graphics, red label and gilt lettering; Boards have moderate wear to bottom-right corner of front covers, and light+ wear to joints and bands on spine; Textblock has mild age-toning throughout, and several pages have faint discoloration; Titlepage illustrated with engraving; Faded tricolor ribbon bookmark; NOTE: Shelved in Room A.
London: printed for A. Swall and T. Childe, at the Unicorn, at the west-end of St. Paul’s Church-yard, 1694. First Edition Thus. Octavo, , xxix, , 324 pages; VG; Bound in full brown leather; rebacked by Jon Robbins. Significant wear to corners of boards; spine somewhat tanned. Ink and pencil notes on pastedowns. Archival repairs to front free endpaper. Scattered minor insect damage and staining. Very light damp staining to upper right corner of text block through p. 72. Ownership inscription on title page. Each part with divisional title page. First edition of these translations, whose authors include Sir Roger L'Estrange and Laurence Echard. JR Consignment; shelved case 8 1/2.
Napoli: Alberto Marotta Editore, 1971. Limited Edition Reprint, #820/1000. Folio, 44 pages, 72 plates; VG; bound in in green padded leather with gold decorations on the plate and golden titles and decorations on the covers; lacking case; mild rubbing and wear, primarily to head and tail of spine, corners; Reprint of the Italian edition, De l'Imprimerie de Firmin Didot, 1823.; A collection of lithographs representing the customs, usages and civil and religious ceremonies of the Roman states.; shelved above case 2.
Richmond: Samuel Pleasants, Junior, 1804. Second Edition. 12mo., xiv, , 78 pages; VG-; Pamphlet, rebound in modern half-leather and mauve cloth boards, with large red spine label and gilt lettering; Spine banded and tooled; Boards have light shelfwear overall, with slight bowing to covers; Textblock shows moderate age-toning to untrimmed edges, with light foxing and age-toning to pages interiorly throughout; Ink signature of "Marston Clark" appears on the verso of the back free-end page.
London: Printed by T. Chaplin ... for the Propietors, Military Chronicle and Military Classics Office, 1815. New Edition. Octavo; "New Edition to which is prefixed The Life and Character of the Translator"; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print, top portion of vol. I torn away; Boards in brown leather with gold print, wear to corners, edges, hinges, and spine caps, spotting/stains/small surface tears to leather; Text block has marbled edges and endpapers, endpapers of vol. I torn along hinge, pencil annotation through introductory material of vol. I (up to page xlii), age-toning and foxing to some pages, binding tight, blue ribbon marker for vol. I missing but present for vol. II though torn from binding; 2 volumes (lxi, 313, 313 pages).
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1881. Reprint. Octavo, 447/445 pages; VG/VG; fully bound in maroon cloth, spines and front covers have gilt lettering and tooling, with black embossing; bindings have minor wear with slight bumping and fraying at the top and bottom of the spine and on the fore edge corners, volume 2 has a small scratch on the spine; pages have slight dust build up and minimal detachment in several locations.
Mexico and Bueno Aires: Fondo de Cultura Economica, 1953. First Edition. 10mo; G/G-; brown dust spine with off-white text; first edition; dust jacket has modest rubbing wear to exterior; several chips to edges, as is; slightly age toned flaps; cloth's exterior has some foxing to exterior; slightly bowed boards; text block exterior edges show some age toning; pictorial endpapers; previous bookshop's small sticker to front endpaper; frontispiece; interior pages lightly toned; illustrated; pp 210; text in Spanish.
Basileae, 1706. square 8vo, 472pp., 58pp. index; VG-; spine paneled brown with tooling and a label with lettering, gilt has worn off; bound in mottled calf with heavily worn gilt tooling on board edges; marbled endpapers and text block; front board and first 2 endpages are loose for the bottom two thirds; spine has some heavy wear, including head, tail, and ridges; pp. 106 loose; pp. 169-234 has some minor insect damage; binding slightly loose on pp. 208-209; text clear of most writing, clear of foxing.
London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1919. Eighth Impression. Octavo; pp 395; G; sunned red spine with black text; no jacket; cloth shows some smudges to exterior; minor chipping to spine edges; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; offset toning to front and rear endpapers; frontispiece with tissue guard; illustrated;.
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, & Orme, 1807. Second, edition, corrected and enlarged. Octavo; Vol. 2 only; Second, edition, corrected and enlarged; G-; Ex-library; Hardcover; Spine, black with gold print, call number in white ink at bottom; Black library-bound buckram boards, light wear to spine caps and corners, light shelfwear; Text block has library stamp on front pastedown, name in ink on title page, library markings on title page verso, stiff with puckering to pages, age-toning to paper, mild foxing throughout; vii, 472 pages. 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. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in wraparound bookcase next to 15's.
Athens, Greece: Livani Publishing Organization, 2010. Tall quarto, 285pp. Hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. Minor bumping and shelf-wear. Dust jacket is bright and clean, encased in a protective mylar covering. No markings or creases to the text. Binding is sturdy. Inscribed by the author on the front free end page. Shelved front table; Spine is white with black and red text.
Cambridge: The University Press, 1959. Octavo; First printed 1956, reprinted 1959; G; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print on black banner; Boards in brown cloth, mild wear to spine caps, mild bumps to corners, else clean and strong; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; xxx, 452 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
Guatemala: Impreso en la Tipografia Nacional, 1976. Segunda edicion. Octavo; G; Paperback; Spine, white without print; Cover in clear plastic sleeve, crease to rear bottom corner, some peripheral toning; Text block clean and tight, age-toning to paper; Text in Mayan and Spanish, Mayan text and Spanish descriptive charts on facing pages; 450 pages, illustrated (b&w). NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to 7's Ephemera section.
Roma: Fratelli Palombi Editori, n.d. Octavo; pp 157; G/paperback; sunned tan spine with reddish text; covers have lightly rubbed exterior; minor wear to edges; small smudges to exterior; text block shows age toning to exterior edges; light toning towards interior edges; illustrated; previous owner's name inside front cover; small sticker to inside rear cover; Italian text.
Paris: Ex Typographia Firminorum Didot, 1858. 32mo., xvi, 470pp.; VG-; spine paneled brown with gilt lettering; bound in 3/4 with brown calf, boards red and white cloth; marbled endpapers and text block; text clean; spine shows some wear on head, tail, and edges; corners have some bumping; text in Italian; shelved in Allan's Office.
Parisiis: Apud Simonem Benard, 1682. Secunda editio. Octavo; Secunda editio; Fair condition hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print, raised bands, top portion torn away; Boards in brown leather, front hinge torn through exposing binding, spine deteriorating with pieces missing and chipping, corners are worn, bumped, and exposed, front has short, deep cut near bottom, general scuffing and shelfwear; Text block has front pastedown missing, name in ink on front flyleaf, cracked front and rear hinges, intermittent spine breaks, foxing to endpapers, light foxing within, soiling to top edge, paper stiff with some puckering; Text and notes in Latin; 866 pages + unpaged “Index vocabulorum omnium”, frontispiece, illustrated headings for each work. 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. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to Ephemera section.
New York and Washington: Praeger Publishers, 1969. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 340; G-/G; black, white and sage green spine with black text; dust jacket has minor chips to edges; slight rubbing wear to exterior; slight sticker residue to spine; cloth has clean front; rear shows some adhesive residue; sturdy boards; text block has mild toning to exterior edges; few red and green dots to exterior head and tail edges; broken hinges; loosed ffeps; adhesive residue to pastedowns; ex-library with markings inside; illustrated;.
Nuremberg: 1685. Thick folio (15 X 9.5) in ivory hardcovers with six-band embossed spine and title in black letters; condition: Good; substantial soiling on spine and fraying on edges; binding is strong, with open gutter in the back; previous owner’s penciled inscriptions on ffep; one regular plate and one double-folded plate missing; first front end page, first engraving and title page have a 7 X 5 deep right hand corner chip; first few pages also chipped but repaired with pasted paper; substantial chipping and ripping in right hand corner (6 in X 4.5 in X 1 in); a couple of double-page plates are cut off half way along the fold; occasional staining and off-setting on plates; in German; book is sold as is; this is a 1685 edition of the work Joachim von Sandrart, German Baroque historian, first published in 1680; shelved in Case # 4; due to size and weight, please contact us for shipping costs.
London: University of London, Institute of Classical Studies, 1989. Large Octavo; pp 225; VG-/paperback; blue spine with black text; covers show light shelf wear to exterior; few minor marks to front and rear; text block has mild soiling to exterior edges; interior clean; tight binding; English and French text;.
Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1998. First Revised English-Language Edition. Thick Octavo; VG-/paperback; 2 volumes; black spines with white text; first printing; covers show slight shelf wear to exteriors; minor wear to edges; text block exterior edges show mild shelf wear; interiors clean; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1985. Octavo; Volume 2 only; G+; Paperback; Spine, black with purple print; Cover has light edgewear else clean and bright; Text block has stray marks on bottom edge, name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; CONTENTS: Books 30 - 50; Unpaged.
Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1992. Second Printing. Octavo; pp 407; VG-/G; beige spine with black text; peach dust jacket has some rubbing wear to edges; sunned spine; some wear to edges and corners; cloth shows slight sunning to edges; strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; light ink to front pastedown; interior clean; some illustrations.
New York: George Ward Nichols, 1862. oblong octavo in cloth. VG-. Heavy shelf and edge wear to boards. Rubbing and fraying to cloth on corners of boards and ends of spine. Textured design embossed onto boards. book contains 24 black and white illustrations. Spine has been re-glued. Foxing throughout. Former pencil and pen writing on front endpage. Shelved in Classics section; Spine is green with no text.
Boston: Hillard, Gray, and Company, 1841. 12mo; Fair-; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print on black banner; Boards in brown leather, spine caps torn away, corners worn and exposed, front board detached, rear hinge torn entire length, edges worn, scuffing, scratches, discoloration to boards; Text block has tinted top edge, bookplate on front pastedown, name in ink on front flyleaf and title page, penciled doodles on endpapers and title page, small amount of pencil notation throughout, frontispiece loose from binding, rear hinge broken, foxing throughout; Text in Ancient Greek with notes in English; xxxiii, 306 pages, frontispiece (map). NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to 7's Ephemera section.
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1969. Limited Edition, #275/1500. Octavo, 269 pages; VG; quarter dark gray cloth binding, boards in brown cloth; spine with bronze lettering; housed in VG black and brown slipcase; mild shelf wear and scuffing; contains limited-color illustrations; signed flat by Tassos at colophon; hand-numbered 275 at colophon; pages clean; shelved Case 9 3/4.
In Venezia: Nella Stamperia Albrizzi, 1750. First Edition. Octavo, 56 pages; Grey wrappers; sewn binding; frontispiece. VG-; wrappers soiled and almost detached; binding loose. Author was a scholar at Padua; this treatise traces the ancient origins of Venetian coins; very few copies in book form; shelved in case 10.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1969. First Edition. 8vo., 187 pp., VG/VG; DJ, spine black with white lettering, front cover white with black lettering; very mild wear/age-toning to covers, mild rubbing/chipping to edges and corners of boards, including head and tail of spine; price uncut "$4.50" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; orange cloth boards, blue lettering to spine; bumping to head and tail of spine; rubbing to edges and corners; mild age-toning to text-block, beveled fore-edge; aged paste-staining to endpapers, mild buckling to front paste-down; interior clean; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
Paris: Editions, 1956. Good plus condition. Folio in off-white cloth boards, title on spine in black. No DJ. Wear to boards (see photo); agetoning to spine and edges, edges lightly rubbed, minor tearing beginning at top of spine. Binding lightly shaken though still intact. TEXT IN FRENCH. Many b&w photo images of ancient arts. 523+ pp. 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.
Paris: Editions, 1954. Good minus condition. Folio in off-white boards, title on spine in black. No DJ. Wear to boards (see photo for details); significant age-toning to boards along spine and edges, light scratching and pen marking, 1 1/2 in. tear along bottom front hinge, light chipping along spine and at top edge, rubbing to edges of boards. Binding lightly shaken though still intact. Light foxing to top and fore edges of text block, pages are clean and bright. TEXT IN FRENCH. Many b&w photo images . 380 pp. 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.