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Aeschinis Socratici Dialogi tres, recensuit, vertit, et animadversionibus auxit P. Horreus. Gr.

By: Aeschines Socraticus

Price: £175.00

Publisher: Leovardiæ : excudit Franciscus Halma, ordinum Frisiæ typographus 1718: 1718

Seller ID: 099394

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 20.5x13.cm. Collation, [xvi], 182, [68]. Title page in red & black. Parallel Greek and Latin text.Bound in full period vellum, title in manuscript. Vellum dust marked. Binding in very good firm condition. Internally, lacking fixed endpapers. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice copy. View more info

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Antiquissimi Virgiliani Codicis Fragmenta et Picturae ex Bibliotheca Vaticana.

By: Bartoli Pietro Santo

Price: £775.00

Publisher: Romae, ex chalcographia apud Fedem Marmoreum,, Romae: 1741

Seller ID: 097238

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 16 x 11 inches. Collation, xxii, 225pp, engraved title, 58 vignette illustrations. Bound in full period mottled calf, raised bands, gilt fleur de lys design within compartments. Calf rubbed on edges, wear loss on head and tail of spine, two short splits on top hinge joint. Boards holding firm. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy, in a very attractive period binding. View more info

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Histoire del'Empereur Jovien et traductions de quelques ouvrages de l'Empereur Julien

By: Bleterie M. L'abbe De La

Price: £320.00

Publisher: Paris, A Paris : Chez Prault fils, Quai de Conti, vis--?vis de la descente du Pont-Neuf, a` la Charite? M. DCC. XLVIII. [1748]: 1748

Seller ID: 098728

Condition: Very Good


Complete in 2 volumes. Collation, lxiv,395,[2],pp, 439,[8],pp, engraved frontis.Bound in period mottled calf, raised bands, ornate gilt tooling, full coloured edges, marble endpapers, Calf rubbed on edges, some loss on head and tail of one spine, minor abrasion wear. Both bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very attractive set. View more info

Image for M. Tullii Ciceronis opera omnia uno volumine comprehensa, curis secundis emendatiora et adnotationibus indicibusque auctiora / edidit Carolus Fridericus Augustus Nobbe

M. Tullii Ciceronis opera omnia uno volumine comprehensa, curis secundis emendatiora et adnotationibus indicibusque auctiora / edidit Carolus Fridericus Augustus Nobbe

By: Cicero Marcus Tulliu

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Lipsiae Londini : sumptibus et typis Caroli Tauchn, Lipsiae Londini : sumptibus et typis Caroli Tauchnitii: 1850

Seller ID: 096793

Condition: Very Good


Text in Latin. Book measures 11 3/4 x 8 inches. Collation, vii, [1], 1460 pages, engraved frontis. Bound in full period vellum, with black title lettering, full coloured edges, marble endpapers. Some dust,age marking, remains of label on base of spine. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, pages in good clean condition. A nice copy, in a good firm vellum binding. View more info

Image for Opera. M. Tullii Ciceronis Opera. Cum Indicibus et Variis Lectionibus  [ Complete in 10 Volumes ]

Opera. M. Tullii Ciceronis Opera. Cum Indicibus et Variis Lectionibus [ Complete in 10 Volumes ]

By: Cicero Marcus Tulliu

Price: £650.00

Publisher: E typographeo Clarendoniano, Oxford: 1783

Seller ID: 098835


Complete in 10 volumes. Books measure 29x24.cm. Circa 5,500pp. Bound in full period calf, raised bands, gilt lines, blind stamp tooling within compartments, ruled gilt lines and blind dentells to boards, full marble edges, coloured endpapers. Calf rubbed on edges, with some wear loss on head and tail of spines, most joints cracked, boards tender, but still attached. Generally bindings in good condition. Internally, occasional light spotting. Pages in very good clean condition. A nice set, in worn but attractive bindings. View more info

Les Antiquitez Romaines De Denys D'halicarnasse [ Complete in 2 Volumes ]

By: Dionysius of Halicarnassus

Price: £375.00

Publisher: Paris, Les Antiquitez Romaines De Denys D'halicarnasse: 1722

Seller ID: 098549

Condition: Very Good


Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 25.5.x 20cm. [24],435,,xxxxii,pp, 521, 23, xlii,[54],[8],pp, occasional head piece. Bound in full period calf, raised bands, ornate gilt tooling, full coloured edges, marble endpapers. Calf rubbed, wear loss on head and tail of spine, hinje joints rubbed, worn, but boards firmly attached. Bindings in good firm condition. Internally, pages in good clean condition. A nice set, in attractive period bindings. View more info

Image for Histoire de la Ligue faite à Cambray entre Jules II. Pape, Maximilien I. Empereur, Louis XII. Roy de France, Ferdinand V. Roy d'Arragon, & tous les Princes d'Italie.  [ Complete in 2 Volumes ]

Histoire de la Ligue faite à Cambray entre Jules II. Pape, Maximilien I. Empereur, Louis XII. Roy de France, Ferdinand V. Roy d'Arragon, & tous les Princes d'Italie. [ Complete in 2 Volumes ]

By: Dubos, Jean-Baptiste

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Paris, Chez Chaubert: 1728

Seller ID: 098842

Condition: Near Very Good


Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 17 x 10.cm. Collation, lxxiv,4,436pp,522,[4]pp. Bound in full period calf, raised bands, gilt tooling within compartments, gilt crest on top boards, full coloured edges, marble endpapers. Calf lightly rubbed, volume 2 has some wear loss on head and tail of spine, short split on hinge joints. Both bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean set, in very good solid bindings. View more info

Image for Historiæ Romanæ : epitome Lucii Iulii Flori. C. Vell. Paterculi. Sex. Aur. Victoris. Sexti Rufi Festi. Messalæ Corvini. Eutropii. Paulli Diaconi. M. Aur. Cassiodori. Iornandis, et Iulii Exuperantii. Ex museo Nic: Blanckardi.

Historiæ Romanæ : epitome Lucii Iulii Flori. C. Vell. Paterculi. Sex. Aur. Victoris. Sexti Rufi Festi. Messalæ Corvini. Eutropii. Paulli Diaconi. M. Aur. Cassiodori. Iornandis, et Iulii Exuperantii. Ex museo Nic: Blanckardi.

By: Floro [ Lucio Anneo Floro ]

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Lug. Batav. : apud Hieronym: de Vogel 1648, Lug. Batav. : apud Hieronym: de Vogel 1648: 1648

Seller ID: 097571

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 5 1/4 x 3 inches. Collation, 728pp, engraved title page, Eutropii V.C. breviarium historiæ Romanæ' has a divisional half-title. Text in Latin. Bound in full period vellum, yapped edges, title in manuscript. Vellum dust/dirt marked, stain on back board. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate. Pages in good clean condition. A nice copy, in period or early vellum binding. View more info

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Novellarum Constitutionum...quae extant et ut extant, Volumen

By: Justinianus

Price: £950.00

Publisher: Lyon, Guillaume Rouillé: 1551

Seller ID: 097650

Condition: Very Good Plus


Small 8vo. Book measures 5 1/8 x 3 1/4 inches. Collation, [32],1136pp. Bound in full mottled calf, [ probably mid 18th century ], elaborate gilt spine, rulled gilt lines to boards, leather title label, full gauffred edges, marble endpapers.Calf light rubbed on edges, light wear lines along spine, text block firm [ probably repaired at some time ]. A very nice early binding. Internally, printers devise on title, ruled margin lines throughout, decorative intitials, bookplate of Robert Edward Mclean [ motto, Virtur Mine Honour ]. A nice clean copy, in a very attarctive binding. View more info

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The Satires

By: Juvenal [ Rudd Niall. Translated By ]

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1991

Seller ID: 098454

ISBN: 0198147562

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches. xxxviii,250pp, Bound in original publishers blue cloth, with gilt lettering. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket in very good clean condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate. Page in clean bright condition throughout. A very nice clean copy. View more info

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Jews Greeks and Christians (Studies in Judaism in late antiquity)

By: Kelly Hamerton

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Leiden, E. J. Brill: 1976

Seller ID: 098894

ISBN: 9004047344

Condition: Near Very Good


Book measures 24.5.x16.5.cm Collation, xix,320pp. Bound in original publishers red cloth, with gilt lettering. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, a few college library stamps or marks, [ about 5 in all ]. Pages in good clean condition. A good clean solid copy. View more info

Image for Titi Liuii Patauini Romanae historiæ principis, libri omnes, quotquot ad nostram ætatem peruenerunt, post varias doctorum virorum emendationes, & veterum & recentium exemplarium collatione summa fide ac diligentia recogniti, & ad publicam vtilitatem denuò

Titi Liuii Patauini Romanae historiæ principis, libri omnes, quotquot ad nostram ætatem peruenerunt, post varias doctorum virorum emendationes, & veterum & recentium exemplarium collatione summa fide ac diligentia recogniti, & ad publicam vtilitatem denuò

By: Livy

Price: £2,000.00

Publisher: Francofurti ad Moenum: 1568

Seller ID: 097523

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 14 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches. Collation, [34], 988, [20] p,56p. [12]p 119p.,82p 112p.,93 [i.e. 94], each secition has a separate title page, woodcut through by Jost Amman. Bound in full modern antiquarian style leather, panelled boards, raised bands, ornate gilt tooling, leather title label. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, title page strengthened, some occasional wear mainly to corners of pages, a few pages with a small hole, last 5 leaves repaired, small section of text loss on one pages. Generally pages in good clean condition. A very nice copy, in an attractive... View more info

Image for Opera. Accedunt integrae I. Pontani, J. Meursii, J. Gronovii notae & animadversiones. Ed. novissima cum indice rerum & vocum Locupletissimo

Opera. Accedunt integrae I. Pontani, J. Meursii, J. Gronovii notae & animadversiones. Ed. novissima cum indice rerum & vocum Locupletissimo

By: Macrobius Ambrosius Theodosius

Price: £525.00

Publisher: London, Typis M.C. & B. M.: 1694

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 096528

Condition: Very Good


The first edition of Macrobius' works to be printed in England. Book measures 8 x 5 1/4 inches. Collation, [12],491,[3],[48],[5],.[13], [1],pp, engraved frontis, engraved folding plates, [ probably an addition, added by previous owner ], text illustrations, Imprimatur page present. Bound in full period armorial vellum. A couple of minor splits on hinge joints, lacking ties. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy. View more info

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Versus Israel: A Study of the Relations Between Christians and Jews in the Roman Empire (135-425) (Littman Library of Jewish Civilization)

By: Marcel Simon

Price: £45.00

Publisher: The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization: 1986

Seller ID: 098893

ISBN: 019710035x

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 24x16.cm. Collation, xviii,533pp. Bound in original publishers red cloth, with gilt lettering. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket lightly faded on spine. Jacket in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A nice clean copy. View more info

Chronica delle vite de pontefici et imperatori romani composta per M. Francesco Petrarcha allaquale sono state aggiunte quelle che da tempi del Petrarcha insino alla eta nostra mancauano.

By: Petraracha Francesco

Price: £550.00

Publisher: Venice, Stampata in Vinegia. Printed in the year 1534.: 1534

Seller ID: 095671

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 6 x 4 inches.Collation, [1],120 pages, unternately numbered, so 240 pages, 4 page index.Bound in full period or early vellum. Rebacked at some time retaining the original spine, boards slightly sprung. Binding in very good clean firm condition.Internally, pages in very good clean condition throughout.A very nice copy, in an attractive vellum binding. The history of the Roman emperors and popes from Julius Caesar to Pius III. View more info

Image for Chronica delle vite de pontefici et imperatori Romani / composta per M. Francesco Petrarcha allaquale sono state aggiu[n]te q[ue]lle che da tempi del Petrarcha insino al la eta nostra mancauano.

Chronica delle vite de pontefici et imperatori Romani / composta per M. Francesco Petrarcha allaquale sono state aggiu[n]te q[ue]lle che da tempi del Petrarcha insino al la eta nostra mancauano.

By: Petraracha Francesco

Price: £750.00

Publisher: Venice, [Venice] : Stampata in Vinegia a Santo Moyse per Francesco Bindoni & Mapheo Pasini compagni del mese di genaro, nelli anni del Signore MCXXXIIII [1534]: 1534

Seller ID: 096039

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 6 1/4 x 4 1/4 inches. Collation, signature a,-p in 8s. title within wood-cut border. Recently rebound in full antiquarian calf, panelled boards, raised bands, leather title label, marble endpapers, full coloured edges.Binding in excellent condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy. The history of the Roman emperors and popes from Julius Caesar to Pius III. View more info

Image for Le Vite dei Sommi Pontefici, dal Salvator Nostro sino a Paolo II. Accresciute con quelle de Papi Moderni da Sisto Quarto fino ad Alessandro VII regnante. [ Bound with La Cronologia Ecclesiastica ]

Le Vite dei Sommi Pontefici, dal Salvator Nostro sino a Paolo II. Accresciute con quelle de Papi Moderni da Sisto Quarto fino ad Alessandro VII regnante. [ Bound with La Cronologia Ecclesiastica ]

By: Platina Battista

Price: £475.00

Publisher: Venetia, Presso Francesco Ginammi: 1663

Seller ID: 097611

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 9 x 6 1/2 inches. Collation, [8],880,[2],216pp, numerous portrait illustrations within text. Bound in full period vellum, with lettering in gilt. Vellum dust marked, small stain on back cover, minor wear on corners, slightly sprung. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy. View more info

M. Acci Plauti Comoedia : Superstites XX

By: Plautus Titus MacCius

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Amstelodami : Typis Ludovici Elzevirii 1652, Amstelodami : Typis Ludovici Elzevirii 1652: 1652

Seller ID: 096505


Book measures 4 3/4 x 2 1/2 inches. Collation, 715,[5],pp, engraved title page.Text in Latin. Bound in full period vellum, title in manuscript. Vellum dust marked. Binding in very good firm condition. Internally, college library stamp on verso of title page, no other libary marks. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice copy. View more info

Image for Ploutarchou Chaironeos Parallela en Biois Hellenon te kai Romaion [Graece]. Plutarchi Chaeronei Quae Vocantur Parallela: hoc est, Vitae illustrium virorum Graeci nominis ac Latini, prout quaeque alteri convenire videbatur, accuratius quam antehac unquam d

Ploutarchou Chaironeos Parallela en Biois Hellenon te kai Romaion [Graece]. Plutarchi Chaeronei Quae Vocantur Parallela: hoc est, Vitae illustrium virorum Graeci nominis ac Latini, prout quaeque alteri convenire videbatur, accuratius quam antehac unquam d

By: Plutarch

Price: £1,250.00

Publisher: Basileae : In officina Frob.,, Hieronymus Froben & Nicolaus Episcopius: 1560

Edition: Fourth Edition in Greek

Seller ID: 009579

Condition: Very Good


Collation, [4],787,[1], [alpha],2, a-z6, A-Z6, Aa-Ss6, Tt4, Vv6, ( lacking 2 leaves of prelims ), could be half title, dedication, etcetera, ( main body of text complete ). Bound in full calf. Spine recently rebacked retaining the early boards which have been refurbished. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate, 3 strips of paper pasted to title page, probably to cover early inscription or writing, but not affecting text, last 50 pages with minor staining to margin. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice copy, in an attractive full leather bind... View more info

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Histoire Du Bas-Empire Par Lebeau [ Complete Set 21 Volumes ]

By: Saint-Martin M. De

Price: £1,500.00

Publisher: Paris, De L'imprimerie De Firmin Didot: 1824

Seller ID: 098719

Condition: Very Good Plus


Complete in 21 volumes. Books measure 21 x 14 cm. Bound in full blue leather, raised bands, gilt tooling within compartments, inner and outer dentells, gilt crest on boards, full gilt edges, marble endpapers. Leather very slightly faded, very minor wear. All bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, some light spotting or browning. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice clean well bound set. View more info