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Julius Caesar

By: Buchan, John

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Peter Davies: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13015

Condition: Fine


170p. Black cloth covered boards with gilt title on orange label. Frontispiece portrait. A clean copy. A biography of the Roman general and leader. View more info

Caesar Gallic War VII Gai Iuli Caesaris De Bello Gallico Commentariorum VII

By: Caesar Edited By Rev John Bond and A S Walpole

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1906

Seller ID: 14989

Condition: Good


Pocket sized Elementary Classics edition. Blue cloth covered boards, a little rubbed to edges of spine. 166pp. Colour frontispiece, and b + w illustrations and map. Binding now a little shaky, some small pencil notes, school stamp to flyleaf, - a good 'working copy'. English headings and notes to Latin text. View more info

Daily Life in Ancient Rome The People and the City at the Height of The Empire

By: Carcopino, Jerome

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Penguin Peregrine: 1962

Seller ID: 14658

Condition: Very Good


Edited, with Bibliography and Notes by Henry T Rowell. 365pp, illustrated softback covers, a little rubbed to edges. A couple of very small spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean and tight. Life in ancient Rome in the second century AD - business, marriage, religion etc. View more info

Thermopylae The Battle That Changed the World

By: Cartledge, Paul

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Pan: 2007

Seller ID: 16484

ISBN: 0330419188

Condition: Fine


300pp, the paper browning a little with age, illustrated softback covers. Colour and b + w illustrations. A very clean, tight copy. An expert re-examination of the crucial battle where the Greeks, led by 300 Spartans under their king Leonidas, faced the vast Persian army. View more info

Classical Age

By: Casson, Lionel (ed)

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Dell: 1965

Seller ID: 11840

Condition: Fine


Laurel Masterpieces of Great Literature series. 640pp, softback covers. A clean, tight copy. An anthology of the best in Greek and Latin literature. View more info

Select Poems of Catullus

By: Catullus Edited By Francis P Simpson

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1928

Seller ID: 10216

Condition: Good


Reprint of the 1879 second edition. Red cloth covered board, with ink mark to spine. Owner's names, pencil and ink notes - a good 'working copy'. English Introduction and Notes, Latin text View more info

Preserving The Past

By: Chamberlin, E R

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Dent: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7562

ISBN: 0460043641

Condition: Fine


205pp, complete dustjacket a little faded to the top edge.. B + w photographs. Internally very clean. Why and how we are interested in preserving the past - from the Elgin marbles to the removal of London Bridge. View more info

Cicero Pro Milone

By: Cicero

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Brodie:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12290

Condition: Very Good


Probably 1930s. 52pp, soft covers, a little worn to spine. Internally clean copy. A literal English translation of Cicero's speech in defence of Titus Annius Milo. View more info

M Tulli Ciceronis Cato Maior De Senectute Edited for Schools and Colleges

By: Cicero Edited By James S Reid

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Cambridge: 1915

Seller ID: 10237

Condition: Very Good


Reprint of the 1879 edition. Grey covered boards. 189pp. Original owner's name to flyleaf, pencil notes to the latin text, otherwise internally clean. English Introducton and Notes, Latin text. View more info

Cicer's Orations Against Catiline III - IV

By: Cicero Edited By Walter Madeley

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Macmillan: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10238

Condition: Very Good


Elementary Classics series. Blue cloth covered soft covers. B + w illustrations. 142pp. Original owner's name to flyleaf, a few light pencil notes, otherwise internally clean. English Introduction, and Notes, Latin text to Books III and IV of In Catilinam View more info

Archaeological Sites Of Britain

By: Clayton, Peter

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2049

ISBN: 0297771159

Condition: Very Good


239 pp, red boards. Numerous b + w photographs. Previous owner's signature on flyleaf, otherwise very clean. A regional directory. View more info

A Geographical and Historical Description of Ancient Italy with A Map and Plan of Rome in Two Volumes

By: Cramer, Rev J A

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Oxford: 1826

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16507

Condition: Good


Two volumes. 472pp + Index, and 444pp and Geographical Index. Leather bound, but both volumes have a detached front board and lack the back board. The fold out plan of the city is present at the end of Vol I and both volumes are internally clean, but would benefit from rebinding. View more info

Democracy and Classical Greece

By: Davies, J K

Price: £1.25

Publisher: Fontana: 1984

Seller ID: 15737

ISBN: 0006333478

Condition: Good


284pp, the edges browning with age, illustrated softback covers. The covers have been laminated by a previous owner. B + w illustrations. Wear to the laminated cover on the bottom of the spine, but internally clean and tight. A good 'reading copy'. The growth of the society of Classical Greece in the fifth and fourth centuries BC View more info

Volume VII Funeral Speech Erotic Essay LX LXI Exordia and Letters

By: Demosthenes Edited By Norman W De Witt and Norman J De Witt

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Heinemann: 1949

Seller ID: 14765

Condition: Very Good


Loeb dual text classical library. 388pp, green cloth covered boards, with Dewey number to spine. Ex reference library - bookplate to inner board, a couple of small stamps, otherwise internally clean. Greek and English text. View more info

Volume II De Corona and De Falsa Legatione XVIII XIX

By: Demosthenes Edited By C A Vince and J H Vince

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Heinemann: 1963

Seller ID: 14763

Condition: Very Good


Loeb dual text classical library. 478pp, green cloth covered boards, with Dewey number to spine. Ex reference library - bookplate to inner board, a couple of small stamps, otherwise internally clean. Greek and English text. View more info

An Introduction to Greek Verse Composition with Exercisesn

By: Didgwick, Arthur and Morice, F A

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Longmans Green and Co: 1914

Seller ID: 15891

Condition: Very Good


12th Impression. 225pp, brown cloth covered boards. Previous owner's name to flyleaf,, otherwise nternally clean. 'From the first rudiments till he has reached a fair proficiency in turning into Greek iambics an average piece of English dramatic poetry.' View more info

Roman History Volume III

By: Dio Cassius Dio Cocceianus Edited By Earnest Cary

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Heinemann: 1961

Seller ID: 14687

Condition: Very Good


Loeb dual text classical library. 517pp, green cloth covered boards, with Dewey number to spine. Ex reference library - bookplate to inner board, a couple of small stamps, otherwise internally very clean. Vol III of nine. Greek and English text of Books XXXVI - XL View more info

Roman History Volume VII

By: Dio Cassius Dio Cocceianus Edited By Earnest Cary

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Heinemann: 1961

Seller ID: 14689

Condition: Very Good


Loeb dual text classical library. 449pp, green cloth covered boards, with Dewey number to spine. Ex reference library - bookplate to inner board, a couple of small stamps, otherwise internally very clean. Vol VII of nine. Greek and English text of Books and Fragments of Books LVI -LX View more info

Roman History Volume IX

By: Dio Cassius Dio Cocceianus Edited By Earnest Cary

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Heinemann: 1961

Seller ID: 14691

Condition: Very Good


Loeb dual text classical library. 572pp, green cloth covered boards, with Dewey number to spine. Ex reference library - bookplate to inner board, a couple of small stamps, otherwise internally very clean. Vol IX of nine. Greek and English text of Epitomes of Books LXXI - LXXX View more info

Dio's Roman History Volume VI Books LI -LV

By: Dio Edited By Earnest Cary

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Heinemann: 1960

Seller ID: 14688

Condition: Very Good


Loeb dual text classical library. 492pp. Green cloth covered boards, with cream dustjacket, a little rubbed to edges. Internally very clean. Vol VI of nine. Greek and English text of Books LI - LV View more info