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An Introduction to the Greek World, Arnott, Peter D.
1 Arnott, Peter D. An Introduction to the Greek World
London Macmillan 1967 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Single mark to front DJ. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Pp 115,117 have single biro line to margin. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. xii, 238 pages Looks at the Greek past through the Greek present, its topography, history and culture. ID279705 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Roman Women Their History and Habits, Balsdon, J. P. V. D.
2 Balsdon, J. P. V. D. Roman Women Their History and Habits
London The Bodley Head 1962 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Some wear to dustjacket edges and corners and fading to DJ spine. Previous owner's details [neat stamp] to front free end paper. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 351 pages Describes the prominent women in roman history and also gives an account of the general features of the public and private, especially the family, life of roman women of all classes. ID285510 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Odysseus: A Life, Beye, Charles Rowan
3 Beye, Charles Rowan Odysseus: A Life
New York Hyperion 2004 1401300243 / 9781401300241 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A lovely book in what appears to be unread condition. Deckled fore edge. xx, 197 pages Acclaimed classicist Charles Beye imagines a biography of the fictional Bronze Age hero, filled with interesting facts about life in the second millennium BCE as well as fascinating analogies and references to our own era. Includes an introductory section on names and a glossary at the rear. ID271512 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Greece and the Hellenistic World (The Oxford History of the Classical World), Boardman, John; Griffin, Jasper; Murray, Oswyn [edited by]
4 Boardman, John; Griffin, Jasper; Murray, Oswyn [edited by] Greece and the Hellenistic World (The Oxford History of the Classical World)
Oxford Oxford University Press 1989 019814380X / 9780198143802 Reprint Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 446 pages Covers the period from the 8th century BC to the conquest of Alexander the Great and the establishment of the Greek monarchies. ID291743 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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A Short History of Greek Literature, De Romilly, Jacqueline
5 De Romilly, Jacqueline A Short History of Greek Literature
Chicago The University of Chicago Press 1985 0226143120 / 9780226143125 Reprint Softcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Front cover a little curled at corners and mild scratch to laminate on front cover. 293 pages Covers more than ten centuries of Greek literature in one manageable volume ID284701 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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6 Devambez, Pierre Greek Painting
London Contact Books 1962 Paperback 
12mo. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Plates. Previous booksellers sticker to the lower edge of the front free end paper. Light wear to edges and corners. 176 pages Part of The Contact History of Art series. ID205406 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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EURIPIDES:'The Trojan Women', 'Helen' and 'The Bacchae', Euripides
7 Euripides EURIPIDES:'The Trojan Women', 'Helen' and 'The Bacchae'
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1981 0521280478 / 9780521280471 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 166 pages 'The Trojan Women', 'Helen' and 'The Bacchae', translated by Neil Curry ID229999 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Primitiae A Journal of Classical Studies, Gardner, R. J. & Kelly, D. H. [Editors]
8 Gardner, R. J. & Kelly, D. H. [Editors] Primitiae A Journal of Classical Studies
Canberra Classical Society in the Australian National University 1984 1st thus Softcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. 101 pages Contains 8 articles on aspects of ancient Greek and Roman society and history: Ancient Political economies and All That (Lewit); Nobilitas and the ius imagium (Stevenson); The God Dionysus (McCamish); Some Political, economic and Social Changes in Late Archaic Athens (Manning); Neoptolemus' Role-playing: A Note on Sophocles' Philoctetes (Ryzman); The Political and Constitutional Significance of the Trials of M. Primus, Caepio and Murena (Kelly); The Two Didos; A Comparison of Marlowe's Tragedy of Dido and Vergil's Aeneid Books 1-1V ( Carver). ID287874 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Virgil's Iliad: An Essay on Epic Narrative, Gransden, K. W.
9 Gransden, K. W. Virgil's Iliad: An Essay on Epic Narrative
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1984 0521287561 / 9780521287562 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Spine faded. x, 221 pages Explores in some detail Virgil's use of Homer's Iliad in the Aeneid ID287877 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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A Concise History of Ancient Greece To the Close of the Classical Era, Green, Peter
10 Green, Peter A Concise History of Ancient Greece To the Close of the Classical Era
London Thames & Hudson 1981 0500271615 / 9780500271612 Reprint Softcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Maps. 192 pages An authoritative study of Greece during the centuries which preceded the Hellenistic age. ID276608 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Who's Who in the Classical World [Two Volume Set] Contains The Greek World  & The Roman World, Hazel, John
11 Hazel, John Who's Who in the Classical World [Two Volume Set] Contains The Greek World & The Roman World
London Routledge 2005 Reprint Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Fine condition in a Near Fine Dustjackets. Housed in very good slipcase. Black & white maps. 285, 367 pages [plus maps] ID293403 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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A Handbook of Roman Art A Survey of the Visual Arts of the Roman World, Henig, Martin (Editor)
12 Henig, Martin (Editor) A Handbook of Roman Art A Survey of the Visual Arts of the Roman World
London Phaidon Press Limited 1983 0714823015 / 9780714823010 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Colour and black & white illustrations. Previous owner's details to half-title page. 288 pages ID287765 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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The Histories, Herodotus Translated by Aubrey de Selincourt; Revised with Introduction and Notes by John Marincola
13 Herodotus Translated by Aubrey de Selincourt; Revised with Introduction and Notes by John Marincola The Histories
London The Folio Society 2006 1st thus Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine Slipcase. Colour plates. Maps by Reginald Piggott to endpapers. Preface by Theodore K. Rabb. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. li, 665 pages Considered the founding work of history in Western literature. Written from the 450s to the 420s BC in the Ionic dialect of classical Greek, The Histories serves as a record of the ancient traditions, politics, geography, and clashes of various cultures around the Mediterranean and Western Asia. ID293413 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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The Barbarian Invasions of the Roman Empire [Volumes 1-8 complete], Hodgkin, Thomas
14 Hodgkin, Thomas The Barbarian Invasions of the Roman Empire [Volumes 1-8 complete]
London The Folio Society 2000-2003 1st thus [all volumes] Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Fine condition in Fine slipcases. Each volume is in an independent slipcase. Colour illustrations. B/w maps. Bound in decorated paper covered boards with cloth spine and red title patches. 644, 420, 480, 488, 387, 424, 310, 278 pages Volume 1 The Visigothic Invasion; Volume 2 The Huns and the Vandals; Volume 3 The Ostrogoths 476-535; Volume 4 The Imperial Restoration 535-553; Volume 5 The Lombard Invasion 553-600; Volume 6 The Lombard Kingdom 600-744; Volume 7 The Frankish Invasion 744-774; and Volume 8 The Frankish Empire 774-814. ID285221 
Price: 195.00 AUD
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Greek Realities. Life and Thought in Ancient Greece., Hooper, Finley
15 Hooper, Finley Greek Realities. Life and Thought in Ancient Greece.
London Rupert Hart-Davis 1968 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 463 pages Although the book provides a full and up-to-date chronological history of Greece it also takes an un-romantic approach and looks at the economic and social forces at work in Greece. In doing so the author shows the light and dark sides of Greek life. ID256379 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Early History of Rome Books I-V of The History of Rome from Its Foundations, Livy (Titus Livius); Translated by Aubrey de Selincourt
16 Livy (Titus Livius); Translated by Aubrey de Selincourt The Early History of Rome Books I-V of The History of Rome from Its Foundations
London The Folio Society 2006 1st thus Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine Slipcase. Maps by Reginald Piggott to endpapers. Illustrated with colour plates. Introduction by R.M. Ogilvie. Appendix and Bibliography by S.P. Oakley. Preface by Theodore K. Rabb. xl, 419 pages Contains Book One: Rome under the Kings; Book Two: The Beginnings of the Republic; Book Three: The Patricians at Bay; Book Four: War and Politics; Book Five: The Capture of Rome. Published about 24 BC. ID293416 
Price: 55.00 AUD
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The Georgics, Maro, Publius Vergilius (Virgil)
17 Maro, Publius Vergilius (Virgil) The Georgics
London The Folio Society 1969 1st thus Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in a Very Good Slipcase. Black & white soft-ground etchings by Nigel Lambourne. Slight age-darkening to spine. 96 pages Translated in to English Verse by K.R.McKenzie. ID277256 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Julius Caesar, Meier, Christian
18 Meier, Christian Julius Caesar
London The Folio Society 1998 1st thus Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition in Slipcase. Decorated green cloth boards. Endpaper maps. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 507 pages ID211368 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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Festivals of the Athenians, Parke, H. W.
19 Parke, H. W. Festivals of the Athenians
London Thames & Hudson 1986 050027441X / 9780500274415 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 208 pages One of the 'Aspects of Greek and Roman Life' series. ID284407 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Satyrica, Petronius Arbiter; Translated by Frederick Raphael
20 Petronius Arbiter; Translated by Frederick Raphael Satyrica
London The Folio Society 2003 1st thus Hardback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine Slipcase. Previous owner's name blind stamped to the title page. Colour illustrations by Neil Packer. A lovely book in excellent condition. 157 pages A modern translation of this classic ancient Roman sex romp. Gaius Petronius Abiter was a Roman courtier in the reign of the Emperor Nero. This work is generally seen to be a satire on the morals and doings of Roman society of the time. ID246985 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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