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The Tragedies of Aeschylus. In two volumes

By: Aeschylus and translated by R. Potter

Price: £450.00

Publisher: London, Printed for W. Strahan and T. Cadell 1779: 1779

Edition: Second Edition

Book number: 55049


In 2 volumes. Second edition, corrected, with notes. lxvi, (22), 254, (1); 383 pp. Contemporary full calf with raised bands to spines and black leather title labels. Minor marks to boards and slight wear to head of spines. Scattered light foxing. Bindings firm. View more info

Image for Anacreon, Sapho, Bion et Moschus, Traduction Nouvelle En Prose, Suivie De La Veillee Des Fetes De Venus...par M. M*** C***

Anacreon, Sapho, Bion et Moschus, Traduction Nouvelle En Prose, Suivie De La Veillee Des Fetes De Venus...par M. M*** C***

By: Anacreon, Sapho

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Paris, Chez Le Boucher 1773: 1773

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 44284


iv, 280 pp. Full calf. Leather title label. Spine marked and dulled. Boards slightly marked. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Title-page in red & black. Frontis and 24 fine engraved vignettes. Binding tight. French text. View more info

Image for Metamorphoseon Libri XI. Cum notis integris Petri Colvii, Joannis Wowerii, Godeschalci Stewechii, Geverharti Elmenhorstii, & aliorum, inprimis cum animadversionibus hucusque ineditis Francisci Oudendorpii. Praefationem praemisit David Ruhnkenius

Metamorphoseon Libri XI. Cum notis integris Petri Colvii, Joannis Wowerii, Godeschalci Stewechii, Geverharti Elmenhorstii, & aliorum, inprimis cum animadversionibus hucusque ineditis Francisci Oudendorpii. Praefationem praemisit David Ruhnkenius

By: Apuleius

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Lugduni Batavorum [Leiden], Van der Eyk et Vygh 1786: 1786

Book number: 49263


viii, 818 pp. Contemporary full vellum with faded gilt device and border tooling to boards and spine. Cloth ties partially attached. Long tear with some loss to vellum along joint of lower front panel. Lacks several small areas of vellum to spine. Long tear with some loss to vellum along edge of rear board. Preface misbound. Head and tail-pieces. First Oudendorp edition. With an 1816 printed & engraved prize certificate laid in. Apuleius' work 'The Golden Ass' is the onl... View more info

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The Birds

By: Aristophanes

Price: £45.00

Publisher: New York, The Limited Editions Club 1959: 1959

Book number: 41585


4to., xii., 53, [1] colophon pp., very pretty calf spined binding with decorative boards, held in a folder, which is finally protected by a slipcase. The slipcase is slightly battered, tanned and split. Illustrated with two tone line drawings, printed for the Limited Editions Club, numbered 1475 of 1500 copies. Folder spine slightly darkened. View more info

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The Famous Hystory of Herodotus translated into English by B.R. anno 1884

By: B.R. [Translated] Herodotus

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Constable and Co. Ltd 1924: 1924

Edition: Limited Edition

Book number: 54711


Limited edition from the Tudor Translations second series edited by Charles Whibley with an introduction by Leonard Whibley. Half red cloth with gilt lettering and decoration on spine with red boards, rubbing on edges and front and rear boards. PP xxxiii + 242, t.e.g, foxing to endpapers with additional minor foxing throughout. Otherwise tight and clean internally. A good near very good copy. View more info

Image for Caii Plinii Caecilii Secundi. Epistolarum Libri Decem. Opera Quae Supersunt, Omnia. Consulis Panegyricus Nervae Trajano Augusto Dictus. Three volumes

Caii Plinii Caecilii Secundi. Epistolarum Libri Decem. Opera Quae Supersunt, Omnia. Consulis Panegyricus Nervae Trajano Augusto Dictus. Three volumes

By: Caii Plinii [Pliny]

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Foulis Press 1751: 1751

Book number: 49068


In three volumes. 275; 276-501; 502-633, (23) pp. Tan full calf. Spines elaborately gilt panelled with leather title labels. All edges red. Marbled endpapers. Damage to leather of volume one. Damage to spine joints at tail of 2 volumes. All volumes firm and tight. A nice set. View more info

Image for Callimachi Cyrenaei Hymni (cum suis scholiis Graecis) & Epigrammata. Ejusdem Poematium De coma Berenices, a Catullo versum. Nicodemi Frischlini, Balingensis interpretationes due Hymnorum: una, oratione soluta: alter, carmine...[bound with] Lycophronis Chalcidensis Alexandra. Cum eruditissimis Isacii Tzetzis commentariis, ex fide manuscripti emendatioribus factis...

Callimachi Cyrenaei Hymni (cum suis scholiis Graecis) & Epigrammata. Ejusdem Poematium De coma Berenices, a Catullo versum. Nicodemi Frischlini, Balingensis interpretationes due Hymnorum: una, oratione soluta: alter, carmine...[bound with] Lycophronis Chalcidensis Alexandra. Cum eruditissimis Isacii Tzetzis commentariis, ex fide manuscripti emendatioribus factis...

By: Callimachi Cyrenaei [Callimachus] [bound with] Lycophronis Chalcidensis [Lycophron]

Price: £750.00

Publisher: Genevae, Excudebat Henricus Stephanus [Henri Estienne] [bound with] Excudebat Paulus Stephanus [Paul Estienne] 1577 / 1601: 1577

Book number: 51265


2 works bound as 1. (xiv), 72, 134; (xiv), 211, 59 pp. Bound in 19th century full vellum with red ruled border-lines to front & rear boards. Lettering in dark brown ink to spine. Bevelled edges. All edges red. Marbled endpapers. Marks to vellum and spine somewhat darkened. Title pages with engraved printer's devices. Head and tail-pieces. Occasional light staining & foxing. Binding firm. Greek and Latin type. A VG copy. View more info

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Commentaries Of Caesar-Tacitus Ancient Classics For English Readers Series

By: Collins, Reverend W. Lucas (editor) ; Trollope, Anthony and Donne, William Rodham

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood and Sons 1870: 1870

Book number: 56873


376 pp, 2 books in 1 Caesar by Anthony Trollope and Tacitus by William Rodham Donne, gilt designed spine with green title label, foxed endpapers, some wear to boards. View more info

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Livy - Ovid Ancient Classics For English Readers Series

By: Collins, Reverend W. Lucas (editor) ; Church, Rev. Arthur

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood and Sons 1876: 1876

Book number: 56872


339 pp, 2 books in 1 Livy by Rev.W. Lucas Collins and Ovid by Rev. Arthur Church, gilt designed spine with green title label, foxed endpapers, some wear to boards. View more info

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Catullus, Tibullus and Propertius-Demosthenes Ancient Classics For English Readers Series

By: Collins, Reverend W. Lucas (editor) ; Davies, Rev. James and Brodribb, Rev W. J.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood and Sons 1876: 1876

Book number: 56871


354 pp, 2 books in 1 Catullus, Tibullus and Propertius by Rev.James Davies and Demosthenes by Rev W. J. Brodribb, 2 b/w maps, gilt designed spine with green title label, some foxing to endpapers, some wear to boards. View more info

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Hesiod and Theognis - The Greek Anthology Ancient Classics For English Readers Series

By: Collins, Reverend W. Lucas (editor) ; Davis, Rev. James and Neaves, Lord

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood and Sons 1878: 1878

Book number: 56875


376 pp, 2 books in 1 , Hesiod and Theognis by Rev. James Davis and The Greek Anthology by Lord Neaves gilt designed spine with green title label, foxed endpapers, some wear to boards. View more info

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Aristotle - Thucydides Ancient Classics For English Readers Series

By: Collins, Reverend W. Lucas (editor) ; Grant Sir Alexander

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood and Sons 1877: 1877

Book number: 56869


384 pp, 2 books in 1 Aristotle by Sir Alexander Grant and Thucydides by Rev.W. Lucas Collins , gilt designed spine with green title label, foxed endpapers, some wear to boards. View more info

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Homer The Illiad - The Odyssey Ancient Classics For English Readers Series

By: Collins, Reverend W. Lucas (editor) ; Homer

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood and Sons 1871: 1871

Book number: 56810


viii, 284 pp, 2 books in 1, gilt designed spine with green title label, foxed endpapers, some wear to boards, name in ink on inside page. View more info

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Lucretius - Pindar Ancient Classics For English Readers Series

By: Collins, Reverend W. Lucas (editor) ; Mallock, W. H. and Morice, Rev. F. D.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood and Sons 1878: 1878

Book number: 56874


387 pp, 2 books in 1 Lucretius by W. H. Mallock and Pindar by Rev. F. D. Morice, gilt designed spine with green title label, foxed endpapers, some wear to boards. View more info

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Virgil-Horace Ancient Classics For English Readers Series

By: Collins, Reverend W. Lucas (editor) ; Martin, Theodore

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood and Sons 1870: 1870

Book number: 56870


393 pp, 2 books in 1 Virgil by Rev.W. Lucas Collins and Horace by Theodore Martin, gilt designed spine with green title label, foxed endpapers, some wear to boards. View more info

Image for Plato-Lucian  Ancient Classics For English Readers Series

Plato-Lucian Ancient Classics For English Readers Series

By: Collins, Reverend W. Lucas (editor) ; W.Collins, Clifton.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood and Sons 1874: 1874

Book number: 56814


377 pp, 2 books in 1 Plato by Clifton W.Collins and Lucian by Rev.W. Lucas Collins , gilt designed spine with green title label, foxed endpapers, some wear to boards, name in ink on inside page. View more info

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Euripidies - Aristophanes Ancient Classics For English Readers Series

By: Collins, Reverend W. Lucas (editor) and Donne, William B.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood and Sons 1872: 1872

Book number: 56815


376 pp, 2 books in 1 Euripides by William B. Donne and Aristophanes by Rev.W. Lucas Collins , gilt designed spine with green title label, foxed endpapers, some wear to boards. View more info

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Juvenal - Plautus and Terence - Ancient Classics For English Readers Series

By: Collins, Reverend W. Lucas (editor) and Walford, Edward.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood and Sons 1872: 1872

Book number: 56812


324 pp, 2 books in 1, Juvenal by Edward Walford and Plautus and Terence by Rev.W. Lucas Collins, gilt designed spine with green title label, heavily foxed endpapers, some wear to boards. View more info

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Aeschylus - Sophocles Ancient Classics For English Readers Series

By: Collins, Reverend W. Lucas (editor); Copleston, Reginald and W.Collins, Clifton

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood and Sons 1870: 1870

Book number: 56813


377 pp, 2 books in 1 Aeschylus by Reginald Copleston and Sophocles by Clifton W.Collins, gilt designed spine with green title label, foxed endpapers, some wear to boards. View more info

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Herodotus - Xenophon Ancient Classics For English Readers Series

By: Collins, Reverend W. Lucas (editor); Grant, Sir Alexander and Swayne, George

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, William Blackwood and Sons 1870: 1870

Book number: 56811


360 pp, 2 books in 1, Herodotus by George Swayne and Xenophon by Sir Alexander Grant, gilt designed spine with green title label, foxed endpapers, some wear to boards. View more info