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The Poems of Sextus Propertius

By: Propertius Translated By A E Watts

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Centaur Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10287

Condition: Very Good


171pp, priceclipped dustjacket with one small nick to the back. A couple of tiny spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally very clean. An English translation of all four books of Propertius's love poetry, in heroic couplets. View more info

The King Must Die

By: Renault, Mary

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Reprint Society: 1958

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 12213

Condition: Very Good


351pp, red boards with cream spine. Original owner's name on flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. Theseus and the Minotaur of Crete. View more info

Roman Britain

By: Richmond, I A

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Penguin Pelican: 1958

Seller ID: 6726

Condition: Very Good


1st reprint. 240pp, the edges now browning with age, blue and white covers. B + w illustrations. Clean and tight. Comes with 2 newspaper articles about Hadrian's Wall by Anthony Birley. View more info

Roman Britain

By: Richmond, I A

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Penguin Pelican: 1964

Seller ID: 12739

Condition: Very Good


2nd edition. 240pp, the paper now browning a little with age, softback covers. B + w illustrations. A clean, tight copy. Roman Britain from AD 43 to the fifth century - the first volume of the Pelican History of England. View more info

Roman Britain

By: Richmond, I A

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Penguin Pelican: 1963

Seller ID: 13496

Condition: Very Good


2nd edition. 240pp, the edges now browning a little with age, softback covers. B + w illustrations. Original owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean and tight. Roman Britain from AD 43 to the fifth century - the first volume of the Pelican History of England. View more info

A Handbook of Latin Literature From the Earliest Times to the Death of Augustus

By: Rose, H J

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Methuen: 1949

Seller ID: 10329

Condition: Very Good


Second, revised, edition. 557pp, pink cloth covered boards. Owner's name on inner board, otherwise internally very clean. View more info

The Jugurthine War The Conspiracy of Catiline

By: Sallust

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15618

Condition: Very Good


Penguin Classics series, translated by and with an Introduction by S A Handford. 240pp, the page edges browning with age, illustrated soft covers. Maps. A very clean, tight copy. View more info

C Sallusti Crispi Catilina Iugurtha Fragmenta Ampliora

By: Sallust Edited By Alphonsus Kurfess

Price: £11.00

Publisher: Teubner: 1954

Seller ID: 10288

Condition: Very Good


Revised edition. Blue boards. 200pp. Previous owner's name to front cover, otherwise a clean copy. Latin text and Preface View more info

A History of the Roman World 30 B C to A D 138

By: Salmon, Edward T

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Methuen University Paperbacks: 1974

Seller ID: 15211

ISBN: 0416295703

Condition: Very Good


Revised sixth edition. 367pp, soft covers, a little rubbed to edges. Internally clean and tight. A history of Rome covering the establishment of the Principate and the consolidation of the Pax Romana, from 30 BC to 138 AD. View more info

A History of the Roman World From 753 to 145 B C

By: Scullard, Howard H

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Methuen: 1963

Seller ID: 15204

Condition: Very Good


The revised second edition. 470p, red cloth covered boards with a little wear to the back on the edge of the spine. Fold out maps. A few small spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. A history of Rome from the earliest times to the age of the great conquests. View more info

Seneca's Tragedies II Agamemnon Thyestes Hercules Oetaeus Phoenissae Octavia

By: Seneca Edited By Frank Justus Miller

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Heinemann: 1917

Seller ID: 13051

Condition: Very Good


Loeb dual text classical Library. 542pp. Rebound in red cloth covered boards. Ex reference Library - Labels to inner board and flyleaf, a couple of small stamps, otherwise internally clean. English Index and Notes, Latin and English text of five plays. View more info

The Trireme Project Operational Experience 1987 - 90 Lessons Learnt

By: Shaw, Timothy (ed)

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Oxbow: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15971

ISBN: 0946897581

Condition: Fine


Introduction by Dr Basil Greenhill. Large format. Illustrated soft covers. B + w illustrations. A very clean copy. Essays on the building and sailing of the reconstructed trireme Olympias. View more info

Romans in Lancashire

By: Shotter, D C A

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Dalesman: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13446

ISBN: 0852061846

Condition: Very Good


96pp, illustrated softback covers. B + w illustrations. Original owner's name to title page, otherwise internally clean and tight. The history of the Roman occupation of Lancashire, daily life, roads, Brigantia etc. View more info

Poems and Letters Vol II

By: Sidonius Edited By W B Anderson

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Heinemann: 1965

Seller ID: 14642

Condition: Very Good


Loeb dual text classical Library. 650pp, red cloth boards with Dewey number. Ex reference library - bookplate to inner board, a couple of small stamps, otherwise internally very clean. English Introduction, Latin and English text. Book two of two, covers Letters Books III - IX View more info

The Religious Experience of Mankind

By: Smart, Ninian

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Collins Fountain Books: 1977

Seller ID: 16005

ISBN: 0006425844

Condition: Very Good


735pp, the edges browning with age, illustrated softback covers. Internally clean and tight. A study of the great religions of mankind, from early religions to modern Humanism, and how they grow and change. View more info

Select Passages from Greek and Latin Poets for Repetition

By: Smith, E H C

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Longmans, Green & Co: 1915

Seller ID: 10336

Condition: Very Good


'New Impression' of the 1888 edition. Red cloth covered boards. Previous owners' name and bookplate, otherwise a clean copy. Greek and latin texts, facing english translations. View more info

The Theban Plays King Oedipus Oedipus at Colonus Antigone

By: Sophocles Edited By E F Watling

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Penguin: 1960

Seller ID: 13281

Condition: Very Good


168pp, the edges browning with age. Brown and white softback covers. Original owner's name to inner cover otherwise a clean, tight copy. Introduction, text of the 3 plays and Notes, in English View more info

Antigone Oedipus The King Electra Philoctetes in Modern Translations

By: Sophocles Edited By Robert W Corrigan

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Dell: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12139

Condition: Very Good


Laurel Classical Drama edition. 224pp, softback covers with a couple of light spots of foxing. Internally clean and tight. Introduction and text of 4 complete plays, in English translations. View more info

The Confessions of St Augustine

By: St Augustine

Price: £1.20

Publisher: Airmont: 1969

Seller ID: 11336

Condition: Very Good


Complete and unabridged. Introduction by Francis Gemme. 288pp, the edges browning with age, illustrated softback covers. Internally clean. View more info

Confessions

By: St Augustine

Price: £1.20

Publisher: Penguin: 1975

Seller ID: 15907

ISBN: 014044114X

Condition: Very Good


Translated and with an Introduction by R S Pine-Coffin. 347pp, the edges browning with age, illustrated softback covers without creases. Internally clean and tight. St Augustine's personal account of his experiences in the search for truth. View more info