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AESCHYLUS: The Greek tragic Theatre : containing Æschylus by Dr. Potter, Sophocles by Dr. Franklin, and Euripides by Mich. Wodhull, Esq. with a dissertation on ancient tragedy by Thomas Franklin. Vol. 1 containing Aeschylus, Part 1.

London: Edward Jeffery, ca. 1790. Volume 1 only (of 7). Engraved title vignette. 8vo, pp. lcvi:5-61:254, contemporary full tan calf; lacking lettering piece, numbering piece chipped. Some cracking to joints but very firm. Old price " 7 vols. £2.12.6" in ink on title. With the engraved armorial bookplate of Robert Johnson Eden (1774-1844).

£25.00

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AESCHYLUS: Aeschyli Prometheus Vinctus ad Fidem Manuscriptorum emendavit Notas et Glossarium adjecit Carolus Jacobus Blomfield. Editio Septima.

London: B. Fellowes, 1839. 8vo, pp. x:(1):228, contemporary half calf, marbled boards; lacking lettering piece, base of spine chipped. Two contemporary signatures on endpaper, one being of Rev. W.G. Cookesley, Eton College. Interleaved throughout, contemporary pencil & ink annotations.

£28.00

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ARISTOPHANES: The Plutus, from the text of Dindorf. With Critical and Explanatory Remarks by Henry Parker Cookesley.

Item No. 8922

London: Richard Priestly, 1834. 8vo, pp. 116:74, contemporary half calf with double maroon lettering pieces, marbled boads. The text with pencil annotations. Armorial bookplate. Strip cut from head of front free endpaper.

£38.00

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CAESAR, JULIUS: C. Julii Caesaris Commentarii de bello Gallico et civili : accedunt libri de bello Alexandrino, Africano, et Hispaniensi e recensione Francisco Oudendorpi ; post cellarium et morum denuo curavit Jer. Jac. Oberlinus ...Editio Nova

Item No. 18564

Londini : Apud Ricardum Priestley, 1825. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches), pages xxviii:675. slightly later full tan prize calf, spine gilt with lettering piece, gilt arms to upper cover

£40.00

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CAESAR, CAIUS JULIUS [Edited Henry Homer]: Caii Julli Caesaris. Opera Omnia.

Item No. 16298

London: Printed by M. Ritchie & J. Sammells, sold by T. Payne, 1790, Vol. 2 only (of 2). Engraved duble-page map of Hispaniae. 8vo (9 1/4 x 5 3/4 inches), 441-pages, contemporary full vellum, all edges gilt. with lettering piece; binding dustmarked, some marginal browning otherwise internally very good and sturdilly bound. Very wide margins, a large paper copy?

£40.00

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CHURCH, ALFRED J: The Greek Gulliver. Stories from Lucian.

London: Seeley, 1891. Plates. 8vo (7 1/4 x 4 3/4 inches), 110-pages. Contemporary full blue prize calf, sides ruled in gilt, spine floral gilt with crimson lettering piece. "The Grange School, Eastbourne" blocked in gilt on upper cover, prize inscription on verso of front free endpaper. A little light rubbing, overall very good.

£15.00

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EURIPIDES: The Hecuba, from the Text, and with a Translation of the Notes, Preface, and Supplement, of Porson; Critical and Explanatory Remarks ..... by the Rev. J.R. Major. Fourth Edition. Bound with The Medea of Euripides.

Item No. 8925

London: Longman, 1836. Two volumes bound in one. The second work, The Medea, also with the translation of Porson and Remarks by Major, published 1837. 8vo, pp. viii:196:xv:(1):176, contemporary half mottled tan calf, spine gilt extra with crimson lettering piece; a little rubbed. Armorial bookplate and signature on endpapers. Pencil annotations.

£30.00

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HOBBES, THOMAS [Translator] THUCYDIDES: The Funeral Oration of Pericles. Translated out of Thucydides by Thomas Hobbes.

Oxford University Press, 1929. Square 8vo, pp.21, original paper-backed boards with printed label to upper cover. Binding spotted and marked, wear to backstrip.

£16.00

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HOMER: Homeri Ilias, ex recensione C. G. Heynii fere impresa; cum notis Anglicis, in usum scholarum. Editio Quarta.

Item No. 17156

Londini : In aedibus Valpianis, Red Lion Court, Fleet Street. Venit apud Longman; Whittaker; Baldwin; et omnes Bibliopolas [1830]. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches), 572-pages. 19th Century full tan calf, narrow gilt rules to sides, spine gilt ruled extra with crimson lettering piece, all edges marbled..Some slight rubbing to extremities of boards. Overall a handsome binding in excellent condition Contemporary signature on front fly. Homer's Iliad in Greek with English notes.

£48.00

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HOMER: Homeri Ilias, ex recensione C. G. Heynii fere impresa; cum notis Anglicis, in usum scholarum. Editio Quarta.

Item No. 17195

Londini : In aedibus Valpianis, Red Lion Court, Fleet Street. Venit apud Longman; Whittaker; Baldwin; et omnes Bibliopolas [1830]. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches), 572-pages. Contemporary full tan calf, narrow gilt rules to sides, spine gilt ruled with black lettering piece.Some slight rubbing, some foxing to prelims. but overall very sound.

Homer's Iliad in Greek with English notes.

£32.00

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HOMER: The Iliad, chiefly from the text of Heyne, with copious English notes, illustrating the Gramatical Construction: the Manners and Customs, The Mythology and Antiquities of the Heroic Age and Preliminary Observations by the Rev. William Trollope.

Item No. 8926

London: Rivington, 1827. Two volumes bound in one. 8vo, pp. li:408:502:(1, advertisement), contemporary half tan calf with lettering piece; one inch split at head of joints, corners scuffed, some foxing.

£75.00

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HORACE. C. Smart translator: The Works of Horace, Translated Literally into English Prose, From Gesner's Text by C. Smart. A New Edition ... with explanatory notes and an Essay on Versification.

Item No. 18558

Dublin: John Cumming, 1830. 8vo (7 1/4 x 4 1/2 inches), 591-pages. Contemporary full vellum, spine blocked in gilt and with black letteing piece. Some spotting to boards but overall well bound and attractive. Some foxing to prelims. otherwise very clean internally.

£35.00

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HORACE - PEMBLE, HENRY: Quinti Horati Flacci. With Annotations in English consisting chiefly of the Delphin Commentaries....by the Rev. Henry Pemble.

Item No. 17804

London: for Longman (& many others), 1832. 8vo (8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches), 577-pages. Contemporary full grained calf, spine gilt in compartments with burgundy lettering piece. Extremities rubbed, upper inner joint cracked but holding well. Small old name label on front pastedown.

£15.00

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HORATIUS FLACCUS, QUINTUS [HORACE]: Q Horatius Flaccus. Recensuit atque interpretatus est Io Gaspar Orellius. Editio minor tertia, Curavit Io Georgius Baiterus.

Item No. 18556

Turici [Zurich] : Sumptibus Orelli, Fuesslini et Sociorum 1851. Two volumes in one. 8vo (8 x 5 inches), pages: xx:509:646, contemporary full vellumm spine gilt with burgundy lettering piece. Some marking to sides, upper cover with several small punctures, prelims foxed, pencil annotations. Two cossed through signatures on endpapers, two armorial bookplates. Gilt to spine rubbed, overall very sound.

£45.00

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HORATIUS FLACCUS, QUINTUS: Opera.

Item No. 16996

Paris: F. Didot, 1815. 12mo (5 1/4 x 3 3/8 inches), 288-pages. A pretty little binding of contemporary full grained crimson calf, ornamental gilt border to sides, spine gilt, all edges gilt. Tiny contemporary inscription on front free endpaper. Upper cover gilt blocked "Ob Meritum", corners rubbed, spine gilt a little dulled else excellent.

£40.00

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HYDE, LILIAN STOUGHTON: Favourite Greek Myths.

Item No. 18487

London: D. C. Heath, 1926. First edition. Plates. 8vo (7 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches), 233-pages. Publisher's half grained green roan, spine gilt ruled and lettered direct. Top edge gilt, others uncut. Foxing to edge of text block else very good.

£16.00

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HYGINUS, GROMATICUS [Pseudo-Hyginus]: Hygini Gromatici, et Polybii Megalopolitani, De castris romanis, quæ exstant : cum notis & animadversionibus, quibus accedunt dissertationes aliquot de re eadem militari populi Romani, R.H.S.

Item No. 18554

Item No. 18554

Item No. 18554

Item No. 18554

Amstelodami : apud Judocum Pluymer 1660. Engraved extra title, engraved title vignette. The 4 folding plates in facsimile. Small 4to (8 1/8 x 6 1/8 inches), pages: [58], 18, [36], 328, [20] p, [2. Recent quarter tan calf, marbled boards, spine with raised bands, gilt rules and with maroon lettering piece. 19th Century inscription on fly, early signature and annotation on letterpress title. Woodcut initial letters. Internally very clean and crisp.

£90.00

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LEMPRIERE, J: Bibliotheca Classica or a Classical Dictionary .....The Second Edition greatly enlarged.

Item No. 17789

London: for T.Cadell, 1792. Thick 8vo (8 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches), unpaginated. Contemporary full tan calf with later neat reback in tan calf and lettered in blind; boards scuffed, the word 'Classica' excised from title; overall very sound.

£65.00

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LONGIUS: Dionysius Longinus de sublimitate ex recensione Zachariae Pearcii. Animadversiones interpretum excerpsit suas et novam versionem adiecit Sam. Fr. Nathan. Morus Philos. Professor Lips.

Item No. 18549

Item No. 18549

Lipsiae [Leipzig] : Sumt. Hered. Weidmann. et Reichii, 1769. Engraved frontispiece. 8vo (8 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches), 288-pages plus unpaginated index and addenda, contemporary full tan sheep, spine floral gilt in compartments with burgundy lettering piece; rubbed, some browning to prelims. Very sound. Engraved armorial bookplate of Sir Robert Phillimore, Q.C. H.M. Advocate General on front pastedown.

£55.00

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PANVINIO, ONOFRIO; FRONTINUS, SEXTUS JULIUS: Onuphrii Panvinii. Veronensis fratris eremitae Augustiniani imperium Romanum.

Item No. 16326

Item No. 16326

Paris : Apud Egidium & Nicolaum Gillios, Typis mandabat Ioannes Charron, 1588. Woodcut title devices. Two parts in 1 volume (2nd part, with separate title and pagination, being "Sex Iulii. Frontini de. Colonis. Lib Legis....."). 8vo (7 1/2 X 5 Inches), pages: 305:(23, index): 74:(13,index):(1,errata). Contemporary full vellum; binding dust marked and darkened, corners bumped, but sound. Titled in ink in an early hand to spine. Some foxing and browning within, endpapers dust marked but overall good. Being parts 3 and 5 of the five parts issued by Gilles simultaneously and sold either separately or as a collection.

NB. What appears to be a brown stain on the left hand margin of the title in the photograph is actually just a shadow.

£225.00

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PAUSANIAS: Pausaniae Graeciae descripto. ad optimorum librorum fidem accurate edita. Editio stereotypa.

Item No. 18537

Leipzig: Tauchnitz, 1820. Three volumes in two. 12mo ( (5 1/4 x 3 1/2 inches), pages: 339:376 & 372. Contemporary half vellum, marbled boards, spines gilt ruled and with crimson lettering piece. Very good. The second volume incorrectly lettered "3. 4.". Greek text.

£65.00

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POLIGNAC, MELCHIOR DE: Anti-Lucretius. Sive de Deo et Natura. Libri novem. Eminentissimi S.R.E. Cardinalis Melchioris de Polignac. Opus Posthumum.

Item No. 16324

Item No. 16324

Amstelaedami [ Amsterdam ]: M. M. Rey, 1748. Two volumes in one. Titles in red & black. Small 8vo (6 1/4 x 4 1/4 inches), pages: xxx:192:(1):193-372, contemporary full vellum. With the haf-title to volume 1. Binding spotted, titled in ink in an early hand to spine. Binding very sound and internally ecellent.

NB. What appears to be a brown stain on the left hand margin of the title in the photograph is actually just a shadow.

£75.00

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SOPHOCLES: Sophoclis que exstant omnia - cum veterum grammaticorum scholiis - Tragoedias VII.

London: R. Priestly, 1819. Volumes 1 & 2 only (of 3). Blank inner margin of title of vol.1 defective, several leaves lacking at end of vol. 2. Early name stamps to titles. Very attractively bound in full contemporary tan calf, sides ruled in blind and gilt, spines gilt in compartments with lettering and numbering pieces. A handsome contemporary binding in very good condition.

£25.00

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TACITUS, CORNELIUS: C. Cornelius Tacitus de moribus Germanorum, et de vita Agricolae. ex editione Gabrielis Brotier ; locis annalium et historiarum ab eo citatis, selectis et additis curâ Richardi Relhan. Editio Tertia.

Item No. 18555

Cantabrigiae : Ecudebat Jacobus Hodson ; impensis J. Deighton et filiorum, 1818. Two folding engraved maps. 8vo (81/2 x 5 1/4 inches), pages: viii:26419th Century half black calf, marbled boards, spine gilt on raised bands and blocked in blind within compartments, with burgundy lettering piece; the binding for Sotheran, Sackville St. London. Maps worn/dustmarked on blank fore-margin where proud and with some foxing. Overall very good.

£75.00

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TERENCE: Publii Terentii Afri Comoediae Sex.

Item No. 17736

Item No. 17736

Lugduni Batav [ Leyden ]: Danielem a Gaesbeeck, 1678. Engraved additional title, letterpress title with vignette. 12mo (5 1/4 x 3 inches), pages: (48):304:(7, index), 18th Century 1/4 calf, marbled boards, binding rubbed but sound, some browning within, damp mark to a few leaves; overall very sound.

£45.00

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TILLY, BERTHA: Varro The Farmer. A Selection from the Res Rusticae.

London: University Tutorial Press, 1973. First edition. Black & white plates. Tall 8vo, pp.viii:362, original cloth in dustwrapper; binding very good; dustwrapper slightly rubbed along outer edges; internally excellent.

£32.00

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VIRGIL: P. Virgilii Maronis Opera, Locis Parallelis Ex Antiquis Scriptoribus et Annotationum Delectu Illustrata in Usum Juventutis. Accedit Index Maittairianus.

Item No. 17193

Oxonii: Typographeo Academico., 1834 8vo (8 3/4 x5 1/2 inches), 400-pages plus very substantial unpaginated index. Contemporary full tan calf with crimson lettering piece; rubbed, lettering piece chipped, lacks most of the upper compartment of the backstrip, some scattered foxing within.

£15.00

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WALKER, JOHN: A Key to Classical Pronunciation of Greek, Latin, and Scripture Proper Names ..... the eighth edition .... with considerable additions.

Item No. 18121

London: for T. Cadell, 1825. 8vo (7 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches), 312-pages. Original boards with printed paper label to backstrip. Backstrip chipped, joints cracked but held on cords, boards dusty; internally very good.

£12.00

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WARNER, JOHN: Metronariston: or A New Pleasure Recommended, in a Dissertation upon a part of Greek and Latin Prosody.

Item No. 10182

London: for J. Johnson, 1797. First edition. Engraved portrait. 8vo, pp. xii: (1, errata):120, contemporary full tan calf with lettering piece; rubbed, title toned. The original printed price at base of title page crossed out in ink at an early date. Anonymous.

£125.00

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