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The Art of Love : In Three Books. The Remedy of Love, The Art of Beauty, and Amours.

By: Ovid

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Printed for B. Crosby and Co. 1808: 1808

Book number: 55246

Condition: Good


xxiv, 308 pp. Contemporary full speckled calf. Gilt decoration to spine with maroon leather title label. Boards slightly marked with rubbing to extremities. Early armorial bookplate to front pastedown. With six engravings. Binding firm. In Good to VG condition. View more info

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Pub. Ovidii Nasonis Sulmonensis Poetae Operum Tomus Tertius : In Quo Metamorphosews Lib. XV. Cum Commentariis Raphaelis Regii ... et Carmen in Ibin. Cum Commentariis Domitii Zarotti et Iacobi Micylli ...

By: Ovid

Price: £400.00

Publisher: Francofurti, Typis Wechelianis apud Claudium 1601: 1601

Book number: 58145

Condition: Very Good


Volume 3. [12], 340, 199, [17] pp. Later quarter calf over marbled boards. Corners vellum. Raised bands to spine with gilt decoration and dark brown leather title label. Later endpapers. Boards rubbed with slight wear to board edges. Minor worming to first few leaves. Large engraved printer's device to title page. Head and tail-pieces and decorated initials. Text clean. Contains Metamorphoses. Binding firm. View more info

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Opera Omnia. Editionem Curavit, Brevem Annotationem Criticam. In Three Volumes Complete

By: P. Ovidii Nasonis [Ovid]

Price: £350.00

Publisher: London, Black, Young & Young 1824: 1824

Book number: 45806

Condition: Very Good


In 3 volumes. 280; 290; 325 pp. Full calf. Spines sympathetically rebacked with gilt and maroon leather title labels. Boards marked and darkened at edges. Early ink name of Arthur Tatham of Magdalene College Cambridge. Dampstaining and foxing to all volumes. Bindings tight. View more info

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Opera Quae Supersunt. In three volumes

By: P. Ovidii Nasonis [Ovid]

Price: £450.00

Publisher: Paris, Fratrum Barbou 1793: 1793

Book number: 49345

Condition: Very Good


In three volumes. xii, 342; 384; 408 pp. Full mottled calf. Gilt panelled boards. Gilt panelled spines with maroon leather title and volume labels. All edges gilt. Spine ends and corners slightly worn. Marbled endpapers. Frontis engraving to each volume. Engraved vignette to first page of each volume and with decorative title page and chapter vignettes. Bindings firm. A VG set. View more info

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The Odes of Pindar. With Notes and Illustrations

By: Pindar and translated by West, Greene, and Pye

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Oxford, Printed by and for J. Munday and sold by Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, London 1810: 1810

Book number: 51804

Condition: Very Good


404 pp. Bound in full tan calf. Gilt decoration to spine with maroon leather title label. Upper joint partially split, but firm. Scattered foxing. Pencil notations. Binding firm. A VG copy. View more info

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The Republic of Plato : With Introduction, Analysis, Marginal Analysis and Index

By: Plato and translated by B. Jowett

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Oxford, At the Clarendon Press 1888: 1888

Edition: Third Edition, Revised

Book number: 60821

Condition: Very Good


ccxxxi, 379pp. Original blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Small mark to front board. Spotting to endpapers. Internally clean. No ownership names. Binding firm. View more info

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Crito : A Socratic Dialogue

By: Plato and translated by Henry Cary

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Paris, The Pleiad by the Officina Bodoni 1926: 1926

Edition: Limited Numbered Edition

Book number: 55544

Condition: Good


This is copy no. 282 of an edition limited to 475 copies. xxxvii pp. Original marbled-paper covered boards. Paper title label to spine. Spine damaged with wear at foot and along joints. Mark to front board. Internally clean. Printed for The Pleiad under the supervision of Frederic Warde, and being the first use of a new type, by the Officina Bodoni, Montagnola, Switzerland. View more info

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Plautus : The Comedies. Volume I

By: Plautus and edited by David R. Slavitt and Palmer Bovie

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Baltimore and London, Johns Hopkins University Press 1995: 1995

Book number: 56518

ISBN: 0801850703

Condition: Near Fine


Volume one only. x, 373 pp. Full cloth in dust jacket. Very clean copy. Jacket bright. Cloth clean. Internally clean. No ownership marks. 9780801850707 View more info

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Plutarch : Lives. The Dryden Translation. In four volumes

By: Plutarch and edited by Arthur Hugh Clough

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society 2010: 2010

Book number: 58673

Condition: Near Fine


In 4 volumes complete. Folio Socety edition in gilt-decorated full cloth and in original slipcase. Very clean copies. No ownership marks. In unread condition. With illustrations by David Rooney. View more info

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The Pharsalia of Lucan

By: Ridley, Edward and Lucan

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, and Co. 1896: 1896

Book number: 56965

Condition: Very Good


xviii, 334 pp. Publlisher's original green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Minor wear to spine ends. Internally clean. No ownership marks. Partially uncut. View more info

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Inscriptiones Graecae Vetustissimae : Collegit, et observationes tum aliorum tum suas adjecit

By: Rose, Hugo Jacobus [Hugh James Rose]

Price: £400.00

Publisher: Cantabrigiae, Typis ac Sumtibus Academicis Excudit Joannes Smith 1825: 1825

Book number: 55393

Condition: Near Fine


lxxx, 428 pp. Full brown calf. Raised bands to spine with decorative gilt panels and gilt lettering. All edges marbled. Marbled endpapers. Spine slightly marked. Boards clean. Internally very clean. No ownership names. With 55 finely-printed plates of inscriptions, mainly folding, three printed in red & black. Text in Latin and Greek. Scarce. View more info

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Selecta Senecae Philosophi Opera

By: Seneca

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Paris, Typis J. Barbou 1761: 1761

Book number: 58736

Condition: Good


320 pp. Contemporary full mottled leather with gilt decoration & leather title label to spine. Rebacked with original spine laid down. Corners renewed. Marbled endpapers. Early bookplate to front pastedown & later ink name to first blank. Internally clean. Publisher's vignette to title-page. Head and tail-pieces. Text in Latin. View more info

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Sophoclis tragoediae superstites et deperditarum fragmenta / ex recensione G. Dindorfii.

By: Sophocles

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxonii : e Typographeo academico 1832: 1832

Book number: 59174

Condition: Very Good


GREEK TEXT. 454 pp. (includes index). Full contemporary vellum, with a deep red / brown morocco title label. Gilt decoration to the spine, gilt line to the boards, all edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. G. Dindorfii / William Dindorf Contains Oidipous tyrannos. - Oidipos epi Kolonoi. - Elektra. - Antigone. - Trachiniai. - Aias. - Philoketes. - Apospasmatia. Ownership name at the head of the title page of Mary Anne Grace Louisa Lenox-Conyngham, later Viscountess Doneraile, dated 1838. View more info

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Lapidaria Quarta

By: Sparrow, John

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press 1958: 1958

Book number: 58140

Condition: Good


Unpaginated. Paper wrappers with title lettering to front cover & spine. Presentation copy inscribed by John Sparrow on the front endpaper. Covers damp-stained with some loss to spine covering. Internally clean. Designs by Reynolds Stone. View more info

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Uncle Tom's Cabin A Tale of Life Among the Lowly;or, Pictures of Slavery in the Inited Statesbof America

By: Stowe, Harriet Beecher

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, Ingram, Cooke & Co. 1852: 1852

Edition: 2nd Edition

Book number: 48890

Condition: Good


Frontis + iv + 355 + publishers advert. Brown leather with lighter brown boards. Green leather title label on spine with gilt lettering, split on base of spine and front board. Six engraved illustrations + frontis + vignette. Foxing on front endpapers and very minor foxing throughout. Previous owners name on rear board. A good copy. View more info

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Dialogus. Agricola. Germania. The Loeb Classical Library

By: Tacitus

Price: £24.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann 1914: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 58133

Condition: Good


371 pp. Red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Top edge gilt. Slight wear to spine ends & corners. Early ink owner's name to front endpaper & ink notation to rear endpaper. Internally clean. Colour folding map. Dual Latin/English text. View more info

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Bion et Moschus : Graece et Latine. Accedunt Virorum Doctorum Animadversiones, Scholia, Indices, et M. Aemilii Porti Lexicon Doricum. In two volumes

By: Theocritus

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Sumtibus Whittaker, Treacher, et Arnot 1829: 1829

Book number: 57644

Condition: Very Good


In 2 volumes. xxi, 471; 141, 85, 260 pp. Contemporary full calf. Raised bands to spines with gilt lettering and maroon & green title & volume labels. Marbled endpapers. Spines slightly marked. Hinges a little weak. Bookplate to front pastedowns. Internally clean. Greek and Latin text. View more info

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Thucydides De Bello Peloponnesiaco

By: Thucydides ; (Christoph. Frid. Ferd. Haackivs (eds)

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Lipsiae,, Sumptibus Libraire Hahnianae 1820: 1820

Book number: 46253

Condition: Very Good


2 vols, xxvi, 546, viii, 594 [4] pp., Bound in a nice contemporary full morocco with gilt embossed boards, gilt borders, and tooled bands on spine. Previous owner's signature and inscription in Greek on ffeps. Hinge of vol 2 split and splayed slightly at head and foot of spine, board still securely attatched however. Some loss to leather to edges of boards. GREEK AND LATIN TEXT. View more info

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Is He Popenjoy?

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press 1944: 1944

Edition: First Edition Thus

Book number: 59439

Condition: Very Good


First edition thus. Oxford World Classics series 2 volumes in 1 on India paper. PP vii + 312. Maroon cloth with gilt lettering on spine, previous owners name in ink on first free endpaper, otherwise very good in very good dust jacket. View more info

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Can You Forgive Her?

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press 1938: 1938

Edition: First Edition Thus

Book number: 59440

Condition: Very Good


First edition thus, Oxford World Classics series, 2 volumes in 1 on India paper. PP vii + 511. Dust jacket has some minor foxing on rear. Red cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Foxing to the endpapers and edges, otherwise clean tight and bright. Very good with very good dust jacket. View more info