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Cleopatra

By: ABBOTT, Jacob

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Akron, OH, The New Werner Company:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 27233


Life of Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt [c68-30 BC]. Undated, circa 1900. xiii, 272pp, frontis, two illustrations, map. Makers of History Series', Vol. VIII, but stands alone. Attractive copy with black leather spine and corners, gilt titles & decoration. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, pages white, not browned. Tight, square binding. No wear/damage to rest of leather spine and corners. Minor wear to fore-edge of front board. Solid, attractive copy weighing 360g. View more info

Hannibal

By: ABBOTT, Jacob

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Akron, OH, The New Werner Company:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 27234


Life of Carthaginian General, Hannibal [247-182 BC]. Undated, circa 1900. xiii, 257pp, frontis, three illustrations, folding map. Makers of History Series', Vol. IX, but stands alone. Attractive copy with black leather spine and corners, gilt titles & decoration. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, pages white, not browned. Tight, square binding. No wear/damage to leather spine and corners or to colorful, marbled boards. Solid, attractive copy weighing 350g. View more info

Julius Caesar

By: ABBOTT, Jacob

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Akron, OH, The New Werner Company:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 27235


Life of Gaius Julius Caesar, Emperor of Rome [102-44 BC]. Undated, circa 1900. xiii, 239pp, frontis, three illustrations, map. Makers of History Series', Vol. X, but stands alone. Attractive copy with black leather spine and corners, gilt titles & decoration. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, pages white, not browned. Tight, square binding. Tiny loss to leather at head of spine. No wear/damage to rest of leather spine and corners or to colorful, marbled boards. Solid, a... View more info

The Technique Mof Greek Sculpture in the Archaic and Classical Periods

By: ADAM, Sheila

Price: $75.00

Publisher: UK, British School of Archaeology at Athens: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039069


British School of Archaeology at Athens, Supplementary Volume No. 3. Technical methods used by the sculptors of Ancient Greece. 137pp, 72 photo plates. Bright, clean interior. Ink name to ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. Minor are-wear and surface rubbig to the price-clipped dustjacket. Weight, 830g. View more info

The estuary bison pound site in Southwestern Saskatchewan

By: ADAMS, Gary F.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ottawa, National Museums of Canada: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044652


Masters thesis, University of Saskatchewan, describing excavations at the Estuary Bison Pound site in 1971 and 1972. A Diamond Jeness memorial volume. Summary in French. xii, 211 p. : ill. ; 28 cm. Mercury series.; Paper (Archaeological Survey of Canada), no. 68. A bright, clean copy. Small rubber stamp stating 'withdrawn', to tp, and a Government of Canada stamp to the front wrapper, otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no creasing to spine. Weight, 726g. View more info

The Lyrical Dramas of Aeschylus: Translated Into English Verse by John Stuart Blackie

By: AESCHYLUS

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent: 1931

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 29564


No. 62 in the Everyman's Library. This is the Library Edition in reinforced blue cloth. Excellent translation by leading Scots classicist, John Stuart Blackie [1909-1895]. First published in the Everyman's edition in 1906. 437pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy of this attractive binding. Tight, square binding. No wear to cloth. Also has the scarce, if plain dustjacket. Dustjacket shows darkening to the spine and minor ewar to edges. Weight, 350g. View more info

The Central Archaeological Museum of Etruria

By: AGOSTINO, Alfredo De

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Florence, Bartolini Publications: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20367


Guide to the Archaeological Museum of Etruria, the first museum in the world for Etruscan art and antiquities. 38pp, index, 40 ilustrations, map, plans. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. About 'as new'. Weight, 70g. View more info

Arthur's Britain: History and Archaeology, AD367-634

By: ALCOCK, Leslie

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Allen Lane/Penguin: 1972

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 1850


The author argues for the actual historical existence of the fabled King Arthur. He traces the histry of Britain from the first major barbarianinvasion of AD367 to the failure of the last British counter-attack in AD634. xviii, 415 pages, 32 plates illustrations, maps, plans; 25 cm.Book is ery clean and bright and is quite unmarked. The bindng is tight and square and the cloth shows no wear. The unclipped dustjacket is also bright, clean and unmarked but shows wear to th... View more info

Lucian Satirist and Artist

By: ALLINSON, Francis G.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Cooper Square Publishers, New York, 1963:

Seller ID: 4394


A title in the Series 'Our Debt to Greece and Rome'. Reprint edition. 12mo, 204pp, illus. Hardcover in cloth, no dustjacket. Tight, clean copy. Fresh interior, bright boards, sharp corners. Near Fine/- View more info

Delphi

By: ANDRONICOS, Manolis

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Athens, Ekdotike Athenon: 1996

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 052588


Delphi is part of the volume entitled "Treasures of the Greek Museums" which introduces the reader to the priceless works of art housed in the museums of Greece. The texts, written by experts, furnish details of the historical and cultural context of these masterpieces. 80 pages, Fold-out plan in back of book. Almost 'as new' - except for a small, neat name in ink to the htp. Otherwise, bright and fresh. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United Sta... View more info

Rhodes

By: ANONYMOUS

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Athens, D & I. Mathioulakis:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 051710


Rhodes is the largest of the Dodecanese islands and also the island group's historical capital. [62] p. : col. ill., map ; 23 cm. OCLC Number: 972341369. Bright, clean and unmarked, appears about 'as new'. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 197g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage within Canada. Canadian domestic postal rate... View more info

Trails: From Steppingstones to Kerbstones

By: APPLE, Russell A.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Honolulu, Bishop Museum Press: 1965

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 21759


Bernice P. Bishop Museum Special Publication 53. Research into old Hawaiian land routes. ix, 73pp, photo illustrated, maps & diagrams. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Small tear to margin of first page near corner. Sound stapled binding. No rust to staples. Minor wear to front wrapper, none to rear wrapper. Weight, 220g. View more info

Story on stone : a photographic record of rock art in the southern Alberta area surrounding the city of Lethbridge

By: ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF ALBERTA

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Lethbridge, AB, Archaeological Society of Alberta: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045252


Project (Archaeological Society of Alberta. Lethbridge Centre), no. 20. OCLC Number: 9039500. 76 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm. A bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound, stapled binding, near Fine. Weight, 250g. Ships in Canada via inexpensive Lettermail. View more info

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Nicomachean Ethics

By: ARISTOTLE

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Amherst, New York, U.S.A., Prometheus Books: 1987

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 33605


Translated by J. E. C. Welldon. 358pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no creases to spine. Weight, 400g. View more info

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An Atlas of Ancient Geography Compiled from Original Authorities for the Use of Schools

By: ARROWSMITH, S.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Sam. Arrowsmith: 1838

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045292


Attractive, well-preserved School Atlas of Ancient Geography. Twenty-six hand-colored maps, one folding, of various parts of the Ancient World plus a large, detailed index to the maps. Interior is bright, clean and unmarked. Old owner's name & details on ffep. Red leather spine and corners are worn but intact. Marbled boards have considerable wear and rubbing, and there is a small corner piece lost from the title-label. Binding is very solid. Weight, 441g. View more info