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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

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

The Grandeur That Was Rome

By: Stobart, J C

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Book Club Associates: 1976

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 1183

Condition: Fine


The fourth edition, edited and revised by W S Maguinness and H H Scullard. 322 pp, black boards, dustjacket with slight wear to edges. Numerous b + w photographs. Internally Fine. View more info

The Grandeur That Was Rome

By: Stobart, J C and Maguinness, W S and Scullard, H H

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson: 1978

Seller ID: 6099

ISBN: 28348456X

Condition: Fine


4th edition, edited and revised.. 322pp, illustrated dustjacket a little rubbed to the edges. 96pp of b + w illustrations. Internally clean. The classic history of Roman culture and civilisation. View more info

The Grandeur That Was Rome

By: Stobart, J C and Maguinness, W S and Scullard, H H

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Four Square: 1965

Seller ID: 10795

Condition: Fine


4th edition, edited and revised. 286p, the edges browning a little with age, softback covers. B + w illustrations. A clean, tight copy. The classic history of Roman culture and civilisation. View more info

Latin for the Illiterati Exorcising the Ghosts of a Dead Language

By: Stone, Jon R

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Routledge: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16618

ISBN: 0415917751

Condition: Fine


201pp, softback covers without creases. A clean, tight copy. A useful reference book to over 5,000 latin words and phrases and their meanings. View more info

Pals A Town Of Archaeology And Tourism

By: Surinach, Juan Marques

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Edigol: 1979

Seller ID: 6178

ISBN: 8485406028

Condition: Very Good


Softback guide with an introduction and many colour plates to Pals, a town of Roman origin with many medieval buildings, in the Costa Brava region of Spain. Text in English. A clean copy. View more info

The Gentleman's Magazine September 1743

By: Sylvanus Urban, Gent.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: E Cave: 1743

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16466

Condition: Very Good


An original edition of this newspaper/ magazine. 55pp, with modern tape strengthening to the spine. Internally very clean and tight. The contents include parliamentary reports especially on the War, disguised as proceedings in the Senate of Lilliput, objections to Mr Yates' theory of comets, the discovery of 'a subterraneous city near Mount Vesuvius' (Herculaneum), fortifications, the battle of Dettingen, list of spanish ships captured, cricket matches, remedy for th... View more info

The Gentleman's Magazine November 1743

By: Sylvanus Urban, Gent.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: E Cave: 1743

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16468

Condition: Very Good


An original edition of this newspaper/ magazine. 57pp, with modern tape strengthening to the spine. Internally very clean and tight. The contents include parliamentary reports especially on the War, disguised as proceedings in the Senate of Lilliput, the phenomena of Lambourn Stream, Berkshire, path of the moon, Horace's Testudo & Mutis explained, an account of Greenland, Muscovy, transit of Mercury, fortifications, a ltter on the discovery of 'a subterraneous city nea... View more info

The Satyricon of T Petronius Arbiter Burnaby's Translation 1694

By: T. Petronius Arbiter and Burnaby

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Simpkin Marshall:

Seller ID: 12015

Condition: Very Good


Abbey Classics edition, probably 1930s. Introduction by C K Scott Moncrieff, Biographical Note, and text of the Satyricon. B + w illustrations. Blue cloth covered boards, a little rubbed to spine. Booksellers stamp to endpapers, otherwise internally very clean. View more info

The Annals of Imperial Rome

By: Tacitus

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1964

Seller ID: 15614

Condition: Very Good


Penguin Classics series, translated and with an Introduction and Notes by Michael Grant. 447pp, the page edges browning a little with age, illustrated soft covers with a crease to one corner. Maps. Internally very clean and tight. View more info

Havton Timorvmenos Hauton Timorumenos

By: Terence P Terenti Edited By J H Gray

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Cambridge: 1933

Seller ID: 10307

Condition: Very Good


Pitt Press series. 173pp, gray boards. Latin text and English Introduction and Notes. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, extensive pencil notes to the text, otherwise clean. View more info