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21 EDMONDS, J.M. The Characters of Theophrastus. Newly Edited and Translated by...
1946 
William Hei bnnemann, London. 1946. New edition. Hardback, no DW. Green cloth, gilt. vii, 365pp. A very good, clean copy. 78727 
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22 EPICTETUS The Discourses and Manual. Together with Fragments of his Writings. Translated with Introduction and Notes by P.E. Matheson.
1938 
Reprint. Oxford University Press, London. 1916. Two volumes, green cloth, gilt type to spines; no DWs. 245 pages; 280 pages. Boards to both vols. covered in sticky-back clear plastic; owner's name to front free end-paper each vol; clean and sound. 81425 
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23 EPICTETUS. The Teaching of Epictetus. Being the "Encheiridion of Epictetus", with selections from the "Dissertations" and "Fragments". Translated from the Greek, with Introduction and Notes, by T.W. Rolleston.
nd (c1900) 
Sir John Lubbock's Hundred Books. George Routledge and Sons, London. No date. (c1900.) Bound in half dark-tan morocco, raised bands with gilt decoration and type to spine, marbled boards. Top edge gilt. 222 pages. A little light rubbing to extremities. A handsome volume. 81691 
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24 GIBBON, Edward. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. Carefully Revised and Corrected Edition with all the notes of the Rev. H.H. Milman, Dean of St Paul's, Monsieur Guizot's notes in vindication of Christianity, the valuable remarks of the German commentator Wenck, the historical notes of the Armenian scholar M. St. Martin, observations from original literature etc etc.
nd (c1896) 
George Routledge and Sons, London. Nd c1896. Sir John Lubbock's Hundred Books edition, 2 vols. Bound in half dark maroon morocco, raised bands with gilt type and repeated gilt motif to compartments to spine, marbled boards. Page tops gilt. xxxi + 1056 pages; xx + 1118 pages. Text in two columns. An extremely handsome set with only very slight rubbing to extremities. 77340 
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25 HAMEL, Debra. Trying Neaira. The True Story of a Courtesan's Scandalous Life in Ancient Greece.
Yale University Press, New Haven. 2003 
First edition. DW. 200pp. Maps, b/w ills., index. Nr. Fine 51083 
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26 HARINGTON, Sir John. The School of Salernum.
Augustus M. Kelley, New York. 1970 
Reprint. Blue boards. 216pp. Lettering to spine dulled o/w an unread copy. Near Fine. 65294 
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27 HERODOTUS. Literally Translated from the Text of Baehr with a Geographical and General Index by Henry Cary.
nd (c1900) 
Sir John Lubbock's Hundred Books. George Routledge and Sons, London. No date. (c1900.) Bound in half dark-tan morocco, raised bands with gilt decoration and type to spine, marbled boards. Top edge gilt. 512 pages. A little light rubbing to spine ends. A handsome volume. 81690 
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28 HOLLAND, Tom. Dynasty. The Rise and Fall of the House of Caesar.
2015 
Little, Brown, London. 2015. First edition. Hardback with DW. 482 pages. Colour plates. Maps. Index. Sl. shelf-wear to edges of DW but overall very clean and sound. 78837 
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29 HOOKE, Nath. The Roman History, From the Building of Rome to the Ruin of the Commonwealth. Illustrated with Maps. Volume One only.
London. 1821 
Half tan calf. Black labels to spine, gilt. Marbled bds. Fldg. map to frontis. Bookplate to f.ep. Upper hinge fragile. Bds. quite rubbed and worn, internally a very clean copy. 32212 
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30 HORACE. Works. Edited by Edward Wickham.
Oxford University Press, London. nd 
Art vellum, gilt to spine. All page edges gilt; marbled end-papers. All text in Latin incl. editor's Preface. From the library of Rab Butler M.P., his bookplate to front free end-paper. Vellum sl. discoloured esp. spine. VG 52020 
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31 JUVENAL; PERSIUS. Juvenal and Persius. Translated by G.J. Ramsay.
1969 
Loeb Classical Library, reprint. Heinemann, London/Harvard University Press, Cambridge MA. lxxxiv + 416 pages + Loeb list. Very clean and sound. 81320 
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32 KEPPIE, Lawrence. The Making of the Roman Army: From Republic to Empire.
Batsford, London. 1987 
Reprint. DW. 271 pages. B/w plates + maps and diagrams. Nr. Fine 66790 
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33 KINGSLEY, Charles. The Heroes; or Greek Fairy Tales for my children.
Macmillan & Co. London. 1881 
Maroon calf binding. Decorated spine in gilt with contrasting label. Raised bands. Gilt monogram to upper board. Marbled edges and endpapers. Inscriptions to front endpaper and half-title page. Illustrations. 255pp. Small amount of foxing affecting a number of pages. A very nice copy. VG+ 63219 
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34 KNOX, Ronald. In Three Tongues. Edited by L. E. Eyres.
Chapman and Hall. London. 1959 
First edition. DW. 168pp. Poetry in three languages. Latin, Greek and English including translations of some of Belloc's verses intop Latin and selections from W. S. Gilbert into Greek!. A scarce volume. Endpapers sl. browned, edges foxed o/w near fine in faded and sl. worn wrapper that is nicked to head of spine. 57227 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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35 LIVY The History of Rome by Titus Livius Books I-V. A Treatise on Germany abd The Life of Agricola by Cornelius Tacitus.
nd (c1900) 
Sir John Lubbock's Hundred Books. George Routledge and Sons, London. No date. (c1900.) Bound in half dark-tan morocco, raised bands with gilt decoration and type to spine, marbled boards. Top edge gilt. 389 pages. A handsome volume. 81689 
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36 LIVY (with an English translation by B.O Foster PhD) Livy in Fourteen Volumes. Volume V. Books XXI-XXII.
1969 
William Heinemann, London. (The Loeb Classical Library). 1969. Reprint. Hardback with DW. xx, 420pp, 7 maps to rear, 8pp of publisher's adverts. Wrapper price-clipped, with publisher's price label added to flap. A very clean and bright copy. 81337 
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37 LIVY. (With an English Translation by Frank Gardner). Livy in Fourteen Volumes. Volume VIII. Books XXVIII-XXX.
1971 
William Heinemann, London (The Loeb Classical Library). 1971. Reprint. Hardback, no DW. Red boards, gilt to spine, with monogram to upper board. xi, 562pp, 9 fold-out maps and 8pp of publisher's adverts. Extensive annotation and underlining in places, including endpapers. Previous owner's signature to front endpaper. An acceptable working copy. 81336 
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38 LUNN, Sir Henry (Editor). Aegean Civilizations.
Ernest Benn, London. 1927 
Green cloth, gilt type to spine and upper board. 258 pages. Spine sl. dulled with sl. crumpled ends. VG 70302 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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39 MARO, Publius Vergilius. (Translated into English verse by K.R. Mackenzie) The Georgics.
1969 
Folio Society. 1969. First Edition thus. Hardback in slipcase. Fawn cloth, Green/gilt to spine. A very clean and fresh copy. 78154 
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40 MELMOTH, William. (Edited by...) Marcus Tullius CICERO. Essays on Old Age and Friendship.
1807 
Richardson, Rivington et al. London. 1807. vi, [2], 441 pages + 4 pages of adverts. Bound in full mottled calf gilt, very worn and rubbed to spine and edges. Upper joint tender. Marbled endpapers. Pages browned with light water stain to bottom third of prelims. Apart from these faults a clean volume. 82119 
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