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1 ADDISON, Joseph. Dialogues upon the Usefulness of Ancient Medals. Especially in Relation to the Latin and Greek Poets. Volume the Third of Miscellaneous Works in Verse and Prose.
J. and R. Tonson and S. Draper, London. 1746. 
Rebound in blue cloth with cream labels to spine and u.bd. Small 8vo. Volume also includes The Present State of the War; Of the Christian Religion. 328pp + 8pp Tonson and Draper's advertisements + 64pp. of medal illustrations. VG+ 32197 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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2 ADKINS, A. W. H. Moral Values and Political Behaviour in Ancient Greece. From Homer to the end of the Fifth Century. The Ancient Culture and Society Series.
Chatto and Windus, London 1972 
First edition. DW. xiii, 160pp. Map. Small ownership inscription o/w near fine in sl. worn VG wrapper. 40683 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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3 AESCHYLUS. The Complete Plays. Translated into English Rhyming Verse with Commentaries and Notes by Gilbert Murray.
George Allen & Unwin, London. 1952 
First edition, thus. NO DW. Green cloth, gilt type to spine. Spine sl. sunned. VG+ 70314 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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4 AESCHYLUS. The Oresteia. Agamemnon, Choephoroe, Eumenides.
Everyman's Library, London. 2004 
Millennium Library Edition. DW. xxxvii, 127pp. Silk bookmark. Ex-library copy with three neat stamps.Some wear to front free endpaper where label removed and some soiling to rear cover o/w a nice copy. VG-. The Millenium Library donated to Josiah Mason College. 54423 
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5 ALLEN, Danielle S. Why Plato Wrote.
Wiley-Blackwell. 2010 
DW. Maps . 232pp. A Near Fine copy in very slightly creased wrapper. 60872 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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6 AMOS, H.D. and LANG, A.G.P. These Were the Greeks.
Stanley Thornes, Cheltenham. 1992 
Reprint. Larege 8vo paperback. 224 pages. Maps, photographs and other illustrations. Ownership inscription to title page and covers very lightly worn o/w VG+. 69749 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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7 ARISTOTLE. Art of Poetry. A Greek View of Poetry and Drama. With an Introduction and Explanations by W. Hamilton Fyfe.
Oxford University Press, London. 1967 
Reprint. DW. xxxii + 82 pages. DW price-clipped. Edges of boards sl. rubbed and soiled. VG/VG 70311 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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8 ARNOLD, Thomas. History of Rome. Volume I: Early History to the Burning of Rome by the Gauls. Volume II: From the Gaulish Invasion to the First Punic War. Volume III: From the End of the First to the End of the Second Punic War.
London. 1838-50. 
3 vols. Green cloth, gilt to spines, blind decorative frames to bds. From Urmston Grammar School library; faint numbers to spines, labels neatly removed from eps., small stamp to tps. Vol. I thoroughly sunned brown. Extremities knocked and bumped. Internally a very clean set. VG- 32215 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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9 ATHENAEUS. The Deipnosophists. Books I-III. 106e. With an English translation by Charles Burton Gulick.. Loeb Classical Library Edited by G.P. Gould.
William Heinemann, London. 1999 
Pocket-size edition. Reprint. This vol. only. Green cloth, gilt. 483pp. Index. Text in ancient Greek with English translation facing. Nr. Fine 58414 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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10 BLACK, Robert. Death No Bane: A New Translation. With Copious Illustrative Notes, Of Cicero's First Tusculan Disputation. By.... Late of Pembroke College, Cambridge.
Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivingted, London. 1889 
First Edition. Original cream textured boards with cream and red label to spine. Extremities slightly bumped, spine sunned with slight soiling to boards. Bookplate to front pastedown, end papers foxed with a newspaper article tipped onto front end papers o/w this is a lovely copy of very scarce volume. 40394 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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11 BOYD, William. Plato's Republic for Today. Selected and Translated with an Educational Commentary.
Heinemann, London. 1970 
Reprint. DW. Slightly fragile wrapper that is browned to spine and chipped and torn to edges. Internally a Near Fine copy. 62058 
Price: 6.95 GBP
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12 BRADLEY, Rev. C. A Series of Exercises and Questions. Adapted the Best Latin Grammars, and Designed as A Guide to Parsing, and an Introduction to the exercises of Valpy, Turner, Clarke, and Ellis, Whittaker's Exempla Propria, and the Eton Exempla Minora.
Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Law, London. 1815 
Second edition. Full tan calf. 110pp. Spine rubbed with hinges beginning to crack a little; sl. rubbing to extremities generally and small strip of surface of leather peeling from lower board. Lacks front free end-paper. Some corners dog-eared. End-papers, pre-lims and the blank areas of some text pages have been used by two or three early nineteenth-century owners for the practising of ornate hand-writing, with some success. VG-- 48231 
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13 BRENDEL, Otto J. Prolegomena to the Study of Roman Art. Expanded from "Prolegomena to a Book on Roman Art". Foreword by Jerome J. Pollitt.
Yale University Press, New Haven. 1979 
Grey cloth, gilt type to spine and upper board. 207pp. B/w ills. Index. Ex-library, labels to front end-papers and number added to imprint page but clean o/w. VG 49089 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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14 BROWNE, Thomas. A Classical Dictionary for the Use of Schools. Illustrative and Explanatory of the Mythology, History, Geography, Manners, Customs, &c. occurring in the Greek and Roman Authors. The Seventh Edition, with numerous improvements.
Longman, London. 1834 
Pocket edition. Blue cloth, gilt type to spine. 472pp. Text in two columns. Spine sunned and rubbed with wear to ends. Half-centimetre square section has been carefully cut from middle of lower portion of title-page which also has some rub marks. VG- 62244 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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15 CAESAR. Julius. HUNTER, Joannis. C. Julii Caesaris de Bello Gallico et Civili Commentarii. Accedunt Libri de Bello Alexandrino, Africano, et Hispaniensi. E Recensione Francisci Oudendorpii. Cura Joannis Hunter. In Two Volumes.
Joanne Anderson. Edinburgh. 1809 
First edition, thus. 2 volumes. xv, [1]errata, 283; 260pp. incl. index. With tipped in instructions for the placement of plates. 4 folding maps/plans, Ancient Gaul, Bridges Across the Rhine, Ancient Italy and the Seat of the AFrican War. All maps in lovely condition, plate of bridges sl. torn. Rebound in dark tan calf with parts of the original leather from the bds laid down, original e/ps retained. Contrasting lettering pieces. Pages browned and e/ps marked. Generally a very clean and sound set. 30698 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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16 CHURCH, Rev Alfred J. Stories from Homer.
Seeley and Co., London. 1894 
Prize Binding. Full tan calf, gilt tooling, raised bands, contrasting label. Marbled edges. 24 illustrations by Flaxman. Prize bookplate from Kendal School to front endpaper. Slight fading and rubbing to spine. Some staining and fading to gilt on lower board. VG+ 63407 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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17 CHURCH, Rev. A. J. Pictures from Greek Life and Story. With Illustrations.
Hutchinson & Co. London. N.d. (c.1900) 
Reprint. viii, 320pp. Illustrated with plates. Prize binding in full tree calf gilt, school crest of King Alfred's School, Wantage to upper board, sl. rubbing to bottom of lower board, contrasting red lettering piece lacks small portion. Prize presentation plate. Pages browned o/w a clean and sound copy. 48879 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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18 CICERO. Selected Letters with Historical Introductions Notes and Appendices. A New Edition based upon that of Watson revised and annotated by W. W. How. Together with a Critical Introduction by A. C. Clark. Vol. I. Text.
Clarendon Press, Oxford. 1929 
Reprint. DW. Some occ. foxing o/w VG+ in browned wrapper. 39098 
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19 CICERO. The Verrine Orations II. Loeb Classical Library. Translated by H. G. Greenwood.
William Heinemann, London. 1953 
Reprint. DW. Wrapper quite worn with portions missing. Internally a very clean copy. 39218 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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20 COLLINS, Clifton W., DONNE, William Bodham, COPLESTONE, Reginald S., DAVIES, Rev. James. Sophocles. Euripides. Aeschylus. Hesiod and Theognis.
William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London. ND, c.1873 
Four volumes in one. Fine binding. Half leather. Gilt tooling to spine, contrasting label, raised bands. Marbled boards, edges and endpapers. Corners bumped and some wear to extremities. Slight damage to upper hinge. VG 63650 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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