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Amores; Medicamina Faciei Femineae; Ars Amatoria; Remedia Amoris.

By P. Ovidi Nasonis; E. J. Kenney

Oxonii E Typographeo Clarendoniano, 1961, hardcover. Oxford Classical Texts. -- Edited and with critical notes by E. J. Kenney. Text and notes are in LATIN. -- Hardcover, 260 pages. Condition: very good (a few marks) with very good dust jacket (faint spine stain).

$28.80

Opera.

By Q. Horati Flacci; Edward C. Wickham

Oxonii E Typographeo Clarendoniano, 1907, hardcover. Oxford Classical Texts, originally printed 1907 and here reprinted 1967. -- Critical notes by Edvardvs C. Wickham. Text and notes are in LATIN. -- Hardcover. Condition: near fine, with near fine dust jacket.

$24.00

Classical Studies, Presented to Edward Capps on His Seventieth Birthday.

By Capps, Edward

Princeton Princeton University Press, 1936, hardcover. SIGNED by Capps "To [name] from a grateful patient." -- The essays are written by other classical scholars. IncludeS passages in Greek, photos of artifacts, drawings, and a good index. -- Hardcover, 389 pages, 8x10.5 inches. Condition: very good minus (cover has faint stain, otherwise pages bright and crisp and binding tight).

$33.60

The Satires of Horace; Q. Horati Flacci Sermones.

By Horace; Arthur Palmer

London Macmillan, 1883, hardcover. Originally published 1883, this copy is 1964 reprint. -- LATIN TEXT, edited with notes by Arthur Palmer. -- Hardcover, 410 pages. Condition: near fine (tiny corner bump; no jacket).

$19.20

Opera.

By Horace; Edward C. Wickham

London Oxford University Press, 1901, hardcover. Originally published 1901, imprint Oxonii, E. Typographeo Clarendoniano, this copy is 1967 reprint. -- By Q. Horati Flacci, notes by Edvardvs C. Wickham, all LATIN TEXT. -- Hardcover. Good used condition (pages bright and binding tight; corners bumped; cover faintly spotted; several page margins torn).

$17.28

Herodotean Inquiries.

By Benardete, Seth

The Hague Martinus Nijhoff, 1969, paperback. Explores the question of how Herodotus understood "history." Author is also a Plato scholar. -- Softcover, plain printed covers. Condition: very good minus (cover irregularly tanned, corners bit curled).

$26.88

Smaller Classical Dictionary

By Smith, William; E. H. Blakeney

London Dent, 1910, hardcover. This version was originally published 1910 as E. H. Blakeney's extensive revision of William Smith's dictionary; the book offered here was reprinted 1937 with intermittent corrections, supplements, etc. -- Everyman's Library 495. -- Hardcover, brown cloth. Condition: very good (owner name; light wear spine crown; irregular fade; no jacket).

$19.20

Readings From the Literature of Ancient Greece, in English Translations.

By Pym, Dora

London George G. Harrap, 1924, hardcover. A short essay precedes each passage by an ancient Greek author. -- This copy has a vintage "prize" bookplate from Elmore Green Central School, awarded to Vivienne M. Beeton, in 1925. -- Hardcover, 3/4 leather. Condition: very good minus (leather lightly rubbed; front boards have large same-color stain).

$19.20

The Druid Source Book, From Earliest Times to the Present Day.
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The Druid Source Book, From Earliest Times to the Present Day.

By Matthews, John

London Blandford, 1996, hardcover. Compiled by John Matthews. Hardcover. Condition: very good (light corner bump) with very good dust jacket. ISBN 0713725729

$15.36

Medieval Civilization; Selected Studies from European Authors.

By Munro, Dana Carleton; George Clarke Sellery

New York Century, 1907, hardcover. Enlarged edition 1907, reprinted 1910. Selections from Bloch, Lavisse, Luchaire, etc. are translated and edited. -- Hardcover, brown cloth with gold spine letters. Condtion: very good, minimal wear, nice shelf copy.

$19.20

The Mind of Rome.

By Bailey, Cyril

Oxford Clarendon Press, 1926, hardcover. Essays by editor Cyril Bailey and others, to understand ancient Romans through their writings. Index of authors quoted (Caesar, Ovid, Tacitus, etc.). Illustrated. -- Hardcover, nice red cloth with gilt letters. Condition: very good minus (cover has light stains; no jacket).

$19.20

Byzantium and the Slavs.

By Obolensky, Dimitri

Crestwood NY St Vladimir's Seminary Press, 391994, paperback. Softcover. Condition: near fine (tiny spine bump). ISBN 088141008X

$19.20

Nero: The End of a Dynasty.

By Griffin, Miriam T.

New Haven Yale University Press, 1985, hardcover. Hardcover. Condition: very good (owner notes on endsheet) with very good dust jacket (short tear). ISBN 0300032854

$9.60

King Richard II.
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King Richard II.

By Bevan, Bryan

London Rubicon Press, 1990, paperback. Called a balanced portrait of this medieval Plantagenet sovereign, who reigned 22 years. -- Softcover. Condition: very good (owner name with ink blot). ISBN 094869517X

$14.40

The Romans and Their Gods, In the Age of Augustus.
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The Romans and Their Gods, In the Age of Augustus.

By Ogilvie, R. M.

New York Norton, 1969, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing. -- Hardcover. Condition: near fine (owner name) with near fine dust jacket. -- Nice shelf copy of this classic. ISBN 0393053997

$33.60

The Art of Vergil; Image and Symbol in the Aeneid.

By Poschl, Viktor

Ann Arbor University of Michigan Press, 1962, hardcover. Hardcover. Condition: very good (owner name) with very good dust jacket (edgewear).

$19.20

Commentarii Rerum In Gallia Gestarum VII, A. Hirti Commentarius VIII.

By Caesaris, C. Iuli [Julius Caesar]; Aulus Hirtius; T. Rice Holmes

Oxford Clarendon Press, 1914, hardcover. Spine title: Caesar / De Bello Gallico. -- This 1914 edition contains all eight parts of Caesar's commentaries on the Gallic War, written after 52 B.C., in the original LATIN text. -- Edited by T. Rice Holmes with historical background, technical appendixes, geographical index, indexes of names and notes, folding maps. -- Hardcover, red cloth with nice gilt spine letters. Condition: FAIR (cover has faint large stain and rubbed edges; hinges weak and couple pages loose; apparently one map missing). -- There are copious handwritten notes by an early scholar, useful rather than detracting.

$48.00

Ovid; A Poet between Two Worlds.

By Frankel, Hermann

Berkeley University of California Press, 1945, hardcover. Published 1945, this is second printing 1956. Series: Sather Classical Lectures, volume 18. -- Hardcover, 282 pages. Condition: very good (owner name and gift note) with good-only dust jacket (piece cut from spine, which is lightly tanned and edgeworn; price-clipped).

$48.00

The Swerve: How the World Became Modern.
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The Swerve: How the World Became Modern.

By Greenblatt, Stephen

New York Norton, 2011, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Condition: near fine, with near fine dust jacket (small reverse stain). ISBN 9780393064476

$14.40

Charicles; or, Illustrations of the Private Life of the Ancient Greeks, With Notes and Excursuses.

By Becker, W. A.

New York Longmans Green, 1866, hardcover. New impression 1899 of the third edition 1866. -- Printed in The Silver Library, with pretty endsheets of swans and ships. -- Hardcover, maroon cover with nice gilt spine decoration, 512 pages. Condition: very good (small wrinkle and light sun to spine). -- Nice vintage volume. Author Wilhelm Adolf Becker was German classical archeologist [Chambers].

$24.00

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