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Imperial Rome

By: Hadas. Moses and the Editors of Time-Life Books

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Time-Life International: 1974

Seller ID: 11561

Condition: Very Good


Large format. Illustrated paper covered boards with cloth spine with gilt title. 192pp. Many colour illustrations. One back corner bumped, the gutter parting a little, otherwise a very clean copy. Part of the Great Ages of Man series - a history of World's Cultures View more info

Philip of Macedon

By: Hammond, Nicholas

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Duckworth: 1994

Seller ID: 15797

ISBN: 0715626043

Condition: Fine


Tall softback of 235pp. B + w illustrations Softback covers a little faded to the spine, otherwise a very clean, tight copy. An authoritative history of Macedonia under King Philip, the father of Alexander the Great. View more info

The Mycenaeans and Europe

By: Harding, A F

Price: £46.00

Publisher: Academic Press Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1984

Seller ID: 16470

Condition: Good


A large, heavy book. Long format. A pre publication proof copy, with hand written annotations and alterations by the author. 318pp including Appendices, and Index. B + w illustrations and maps. University library stamp to title page and a little loss to the bottom right hand corners of the first couple of pages. A detailed study of the extensive trade links of the Mycenaeans with Europe. View more info

Along Hadrian's Wall

By: Harrison, David

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Pan: 1973

Seller ID: 6481

ISBN: 0330234684

Condition: Very Good


223pp, the paper browning a little with age, colour illustrated softback covers with creases to spine. B + w photographs. Map. Internally clean. An attractive detailed guide and walk. View more info

A Wonder-Book and Tanglewood Tales

By: Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Harrap: 1929

Seller ID: 10946

Condition: Good


Decorated brown cloth covered boards. Only 2 of the 8 colour illustrations are present, so sold as a good 'reading copy'. Tales from Greek mythology - Ulysses, Jason, Pegasus etc. View more info

The Golden Pathway To A Treasury Of Knowledge Volume III When The World Was Young

By: Hawthorne, Nathaniel and Longfellow, H W and Homer and Wragbyu, Harold and Heine, H and Klingensmith, Anna et al

Price: £8.00

Publisher: International University Society, ND:

Seller ID: 4568

Condition: Very Good


Probably 1930s. 291pp, blue cloth covered boards. Colour and b + w illustrations. Flyleaf removed, one mark to foredge, otherwise clean. Stories from the Greek and Northern myths and from the Bible, retold for children. View more info

The Arundel Marbles

By: Haynes, D E L

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1975

Seller ID: 16671

ISBN: 0900090199

Condition: Very Good


49pp, illustrated soft covers, a little rubbed to the front bottom edge. Frontispiece portrait and 27 sepia plates. Previous owner's name to the flyleaf, otherwise internally clean and tight. The history of the first major collection of classical sculptures and inscriptions in Britain, collected by Thomas Howard Earl of Arundel in the early 17th century, part of which is now in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. View more info

Who's Who in The Greek World

By: Hazel, John

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Routledge: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15506

ISBN: 0415124972

Condition: Fine


284pp, softback covers. Maps. One small mark to foredge, otherwise very clean and As New. A biographical guide to Ancient Greece with Chronology, List of Rulers, Timeline etc. View more info

The Classical Gazetteer A Dictionary of Ancient Sites

By: Hazlitt, William

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Senate: 1995

Seller ID: 12247

ISBN: 1859580467

Condition: Fine


Reprint of the 1851 edition. 378pp, the edges browning a very little with age, illustrated softback covers. A very clean, unread copy of a useful guide. View more info

Juvenal the Satirist A Study

By: Highet, Gilbert

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1962

Seller ID: 16165

Condition: Very Good


373pp. Softback covers a little rubbed to the edges. Internally clean and tight. An account of the life and work of ' the greatest satiric poet who ever lived'. View more info

Volume III

By: Hippocrates Edited By Dr E T Withington

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Heinemann: 1948

Seller ID: 14768

Condition: Very Good


Loeb dual text classical library. 455pp, green cloth covered boards, with Dewey number to spine and with the cloth lifting a little to the front board. B + w illustrations. Ex reference library - bookplate to inner board, a couple of small stamps, otherwise internally very clean. English Introduction, Greek and English text - On Wounds in the Head, In the Surgery, Fractures etc. View more info

Touring The Ancient World With a Camera

By: Holme, C Geoffrey and Gaunt, William

Price: £23.00

Publisher: The Studio and William Edwin Rudge: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8474

Condition: Very Good


Tall format. 120pp. Illustrated yellow soft covers with a little wear to the ends of the spine. Gift inscription on half-title, otherwise clean. Fascinating photographs of Egypt, Palestine, Greece etc View more info

The Odyssey

By: Homer Edited by E V Rieu

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1946

Seller ID: 6053

Condition: Very Good


1st reprint of the first edition of this popular prose translation of the Odyssey. 378pp, brown and cream softback covers, sunned to spine. Previous owner's name on front cover, otherwise clean. View more info

Odyssey Homeri Opera Odysseae Libros XIII - XXIV Continens Editio Altera

By: Homer Edited by Thomas W Allen

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1966

Seller ID: 10177

Condition: Fine


Reprint of the second edition. Dark blue cloth covered boards with gilt title . Complete dustjacket with one short closed tear to the top of the spine. The second volume of two. Greek Notes and text of Books XIII to XXIV. View more info

Odyssey Homeri Opera Odysseae Libros I - XII Continens Editio Altera

By: Homer Edited by Thomas W Allen

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1967

Seller ID: 10178

Condition: Fine


Reprint of the second edition. Dark blue cloth boards with gilt title. Complete dustjacket with a little wear to the ends of the spine. The first volume of two. Latin Preface, and Greek Notes and Text of Books I to XII. View more info

Horace For English Readers

By: Horace Edited By E C Wickham

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1930

Seller ID: 10245

Condition: Very Good


Reprint of the 1903 Edition. Green cloth covered boards. 363pp. Previous owner's names to inner cover, otherwise very clean. Life of Horace and prose translations of the poems View more info

Satires Q Horati Flaci Saturarum Liber I

By: Horace Edited By James Gow

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Cambridge: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10247

Condition: Very Good


Pitt Press Edition. Black cloth covered boards. 120pp. Previous owner's name to inner cover, pencil notes. English Introduction and Notes, latin text. View more info

The Works Of Horace Rendered Into English Prose

By: Horace Edited By James Lonsdale And Samuel Lee

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1895

Seller ID: 10244

Condition: Very Good


Reprint of the 1873 Globe Edition. Green cloth covered boards, rubbed to spine. 136pp. Previous owner's names to inner cover. English Introductions, Analysis, Translations and Notes View more info

Rome Republic and Empire Volume One The Republic

By: Household, H W

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Dent: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10341

Condition: Very Good


308pp, blue cloth covered boards. Previous owner's bookplate to inner cover, otherwise a clean copy. The history of Rome to the death of Caesar View more info

Volume I

By: Isocrates Edited By George Norlin

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Heinemann: 1961

Seller ID: 14753

Condition: Very Good


Loeb dual text classical library. 411p, 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. VoI I of three. English Introduction. Greek and English text of 6 Orations. View more info