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1600 Years Under the Sea. in dj.

By: FALCON-BARKER, Ted, Captain

Price: $20.00

Publisher: David McKay Company, Inc., New York, 1960,:

Seller ID: 64756


FALCON-BARKER, Ted, Captain. 1600 Years Under the Sea . NY: David McKay Company, Inc., (1960). Pp. [10],(1)-225,[3], frontis., + 16 p. of plates. 8vo,blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Anderson 387. An account of the j oint Dutch-Yugoslavia-Cambridge University expedition to examine the remains of the ancient Illyrian city of Epidauros, now submerged off the (former)Yugoslavian port of Cavtat. Stain verso ffep, else vg in chipped, closed-t orn, price-clipped dj. 20... View more info

5 Reports by the Secretary-General on the United Nations Operation in Cyprus; [3[ Provisional Verbatim Records; - and [1] Resolution.

By: United Nations Security Council

Price: $150.00

Publisher: United Nations Security Council, New York , 1968,:

Seller ID: 81486


(United Nations Security Council). [5] Report[s] by the Secretary-General on the United Nations Operation in Cyprus; [3[ Provisional Verbatim Record[s]; - and – [1] Resolution. New York : United Nations Security Council, 1968-1970. Various paginations. 4to, white stapled self wraps. Report S/8622, 11 June 1968 (For the period 9 March to 7 June 1968), pp. [1]-33,(1),+ folding map. Report S/8914, 4 December 1968 (For the period 8 June to 2 December1968), pp. [1]-32,+ fol... View more info

A Athenes Pendant La Guerre : Journal d'un témoin (octobre 1940 - avril 1941)

By: MARCANTONATOS, L. G.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Institute for Balkan Studies, 1976,:

Seller ID: 44670


MARCANTONATOS, L. G. A Athenes Pendant La Guerre : Journal d'un témoin (octobre 1940 - avril 1941). Thessaloniki: Institute for Balkan Studies, 1976. Pp. 234. Text in French. 8vo, tan card covers. Discard stamps to title page, top and fore edge, some creasing to corners, several dampspots to rear cover, rubbed, else vg. 40.00 View more info

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A Bottle in the Shade : A Journey in the Western Peleponnese. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: LEVI, Peter.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Sinclair-Stevenson, London, 1996, ISBN:1856195880: 1996

Seller ID: 104662

ISBN: 1856195880


LEVI, Peter. A Bottle in the Shade : A Journey in the Western Peleponnese. (London) : Sinclair-Stevenson, (1996). First Printing. Pp. (8),1-[277],(3). Decorated endpapers. 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Peter Chad Tigar Levi, FSA, FRSL (b. May 16, 1931, Ruislip, London - d. February 1, 2000, Frampton on Severn, Gloucestershire). "Peter Levi has been obsessed by what he calls the 'captivating problems' of archaeology ever since... View more info

A Don at War. Revised Edition in dustjacket

By: HUNT, David. Earl Alexander of Tunis (foreword).

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Frank Cass, London, 1990, ISBN:0714633836: 1990

Seller ID: 113778

ISBN: 0714633836


HUNT, Sir David. A Don at War. With a Foreword by Field Marshall the Earl Alexander of Tunis. (London) : Frank Cass, (1990). Second Revised Edition with additional material. Pp (8),ix-xxvi,(2),11-288,(2), frontispiece portrait. Map. 8vo, grey cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Sir David Wathen Stather Hunt KCMG, OBE (b. September 25, 1913, Durham – d. July 30, 1998, London). An account of the author's military career during the Second World W... View more info

Aegean : A Sea-Guide to Its Coasts and Islands. in dj.

By: DENHAM, H.M.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1970,:

Seller ID: 85598


DENHAM, H.M. The Aegean : A Sea-Guide to Its Coasts and Islands. New York :Charles Scribner's Sons, (1970). Pp. (10),xi-xxiii,(1),[1]-247,(1), + 12 p . of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, light brown cloth. Henry Mangles Denham, (b.September 9, 1897, Harrow, London - d. July 15, 1993, London) naval office r, yachtsman, writer. Toy 2851. Gift inscriptions to flyleaf, name stamp, else very good in chipped, unclipped dustjacket. 14.00 View more info

Aegean Civilizations. no dj.

By: LUNN, Henry, Sir, ed GREENHILL, George, Sir. SANDAY, The Rev. Professor. CATON, Dr.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Epworth Press, 1929,:

Seller ID: 32884


LUNN, Henry, Sir, ed. Ægean Civilizations : Lectures by Dr. Caton; L.R. Furneaux; The late Reverend J. Gow, D.D.; Sir George Greenhill; Dr. Grundy; The Venerable S.R. James, Archdeacon of Dudley; W. Allen Jamieson, M.D.; Walter Leaf, Litt.D.; The late Professor Sanday, and others. L: The Epworth Press, 1929. Pp 257. 8vo, green cloth. From the Proceedings of the Hellenic Travellers' Club. See especially Greenhill's "Astronomy and Navigation in the Odyssey", and S... View more info

Aerial Atlas of Ancient Crete. Firist Printing in dustjacket

By: MYERS, J. Wilson, Eleanor Emlen MYERS, and Gerald CADOGAN (eds.) MYERS, Eleanor Emlen CADOGAN, Gerald

Price: $65.00

Publisher: University of California Press, Berkeley / Los Angeles, 1992, ISBN:0520073827:

Seller ID: 112814


MYERS, J. Wilson, Eleanor Emlen MYERS, and Gerald CADOGAN (eds.). The Aerial Atlas of Ancient Crete. Berkeley / Los Angeles : University of CaliforniaPress, (1992). First Printing. Pp (11),[x]-xix,(5),[5]-318,(4). Illustrate d. Large 4to, black cloth boards, green cloth spine, pale green lettering to spine, colour onlay to front board, in clear plastic dustjacket lettered in yellow. "This book marks an astonishing achievement in ancient Greek archaeology. Using twin ... View more info

Aeschylus' Supplices : Play and Trilogy. in dj.

By: GARVIE, A.F. AESCHYLUS

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1969,:

Seller ID: 73860


GARVIE, A.F. Aeschylus' Supplices : Play and Trilogy . Cambridge: at the University Press, 1969. First Printing. Pp. [i]-vii,(1),1-279,(1). 8vo, browncloth with gilt lettered black title block to spine, top edge dyed brown. A critical survey on the Supplices, traditionally dubbed as an "immature work of Aeschylus's youth" traditionally. Garvie, through the thorough examination of fragments of Aeschylus's surviving writings (Pap.Oxy 2256, fragment 3), espouses the... View more info

Aesop in Verse

By: AESOP) WETHERELL, J.E. THOMSON, E.L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Macmillan Company of Canada Limited, Toronto, 1926,:

Seller ID: 101456


(AESOP). WETHERELL, J.E. Aesop in Verse. Drawings by E.L. Thomson. Toronto:The Macmillan Company of Canada Limited, 1926. First Printing. Pp. (6),vii -xvi,1-199,(1). 8vo, red cloth with gilt titles to spine. Whiteman, et al. A Bibliography of Macmillan of Canada, 300. A collection of a hundred of Aesop's fables rendered into A-B-A-C poetry. Spine nicked, Macmillan bookplate to front pastedown, else very good. 25.00 View more info

Agamemnon of Aeschylus. Revised and Translated by John Fletcher Davies. Signed copy

By: AESCHYLUS DAVIES, John Fletcher

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Williams and Norgate / Kemink and Son, London / Utrecht , 1868,:

Seller ID: 80943


(AESCHYLUS). DAVIES, John Fletcher. The Agamemnon of Aeschylus. Revised andTranslated by John Fletcher Davies. London : Williams and Norgate / Utrech t : Kemink and Son, 1868. Pp [i]-xv,(1),[1]-232. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Top spine torn, spine and edges worn, foxing to ednpapers, name, else very good. Inscribed by the author “J.B. Pratt, Esquire, with the Author's best regards. Dec. 13th 1872.”` . 50.00 View more info

Agamemnon of Aeschylus. With Verse Translation, Introduction and notes by Walter Headlam

By: AESCHYLUS HEADLAM, Walter

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge , 1910,:

Seller ID: 81641


(AESCHYLUS). HEADLAM, Walter. Agamemnon of Aeschylus. With Verse Translation, Introduction and notes by Walter Headlam. Cambridge : at the University Press, 1910. Pp [i]-x,(2),[1]-265,(1). 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Wear to spine ends and corners, spine darkened, minor marking, else very good. . 35.00 View more info

Age of the Extant Columns of the Olympieum at Athens. Reprinted from The Art Bulletin, Vol. IV, No. 1, September, 1921

By: FRASER, A.D.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Art Bulletin, 1921,:

Seller ID: 88213


FRASER, A.D. The Age of the Extant Columns of the Olympieum at Athens. Reprinted from The Art Bulletin, Vol. IV, No. 1, September, 1921. Pp (14) + 2 plates. 8vo, printed brown staple wrappers. Waterstain to lower spine, tear along most of spine, edges worn and browned, else good. Inscribed “With compliments of the author.” As is. 12.00 View more info

Alexander the Great. [Volume] II. Sources and Studies. Second Edition in dustjacket

By: TARN, W. W.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1979, ISBN:052122585x:

Seller ID: 114640


TARN, W. W. Alexander the Great. [Volume] II. Sources and Studies. Ca,bridge [et al] : Cambridge University Press, (1979). Second Edition. Pp (8),viixiii,(1),1-[481],(3). Double-page Map. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "Tarn's Alexander the Great, first published in 1948, has become a classic and its importance for subsequent Alexander studies can hardly be exaggerated. Based on a lifetime's work and elegantly and persuasively written, both volumes evoked... View more info

Alfarabi's Philosophy of Plato and Aristotle

By: MAHDI, Muhsin, trans. AL-FARABI) ARISTOTLE) PLATO)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY, 1969,:

Seller ID: 100549


(AL-FARABI). MAHDI, Muhsin, trans. Alfarabi's Philosophy of Plato and Aristotle. Translated with an introduction by Muhsin Mahdi. [Foreword by Allan Bloom]. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, (1969). Revised Edition. Pp. (4),v-xxv,(3),3-158,(8). Small 8vo, brown card covers with white titles to front and spine. A volume in the Agora Paperback Editions series. Contents: 1. The Attainment of Happiness; 2. The Philosophy of Plato, Its Parts, the Ranks of Order of Its Par... View more info

All Seasons' Yachtsman.

By: HAWARD, Peter J.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Adlard Coles / George G. Harrap / John De Graff, Inc., London / New York, 1961,:

Seller ID: 100010


HAWARD, Peter J. All Seasons' Yachtsman. London : Adlard Coles in association with George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., and John De Graff, Inc., New York, (November 1961). First Printing. Pp [i]-ix,10-216,+ frontispiece + 14 pp plates. Maps. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, silver vignette to front board, silver lettering to spine. Toy 180. Contents : 1. Amateur turns professional. 2. Embayed in the Bristol Channel. 3. Raw delivery man. 4. Crews that have made itpossible. 5. With Benbow ... View more info

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Ancient Art from Cyprus : The Cesnola Collection in The Metropolitan Museumof Art. In Collaboration with Joan R. Mertens and Marice E. Rose. in dj.

By: KARAGEORGHIS, Vassos MERTENS, Joan R. ROSE, Marice E.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000,:

Seller ID: 41850


KARAGEORGHIS, Vassos. Ancient Art from Cyprus : The Cesnola Collection in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. In Collaboration with Joan R. Mertens and Marice E. Rose. NY: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, (2000). First Edition. Pp305. 4to, grey cloth. "The most important collection of Cypriot antiquitie s outside Cyprus is the Cesnola Collection at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art, assembled by Luigi Palma di Cesnola, the first director of the museum. Cesnola was a C... View more info

Ancient Concepts in Philosophy. First Edition in dustjacket

By: JORDAN, William Issues in Ancient Philosophy series PLATO ARISTOTLE

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Routledge, London, 1990, ISBN:0415048346:

Seller ID: 73970


JORDAN, William. Ancient Concepts in Philosophy. London: Routledge, (1990).First UK Printing. Pp. [i]-xiii,(1),1-207,(3). 8vo, black cloth with silve r lettering to spine. A volume in the Issues in Ancient Philosophy series. General editor: Malcolm Schofield. Contents: 1. The Presocratic Philosophers: The First Philosophical Arguments; 2. Socrates: A Method of Doubt; 3. Plato: The Life of Philosophy; 4. Aristotle: Philosophy, Method, Being and the Good Life; 5. The Helle... View more info

Ancient Crete : A Social History. From Early Times until the Roman Occupation. in dj.

By: WILLETTS, R.F

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Routledge and Kegan Paul, London, 1965,:

Seller ID: 40788


WILLETTS, R.F. Ancient Crete : A Social History. From Early Times until theRoman Occupation. London : Routledge and Kegan Paul, (1965). Pp 197. 8vo, black cloth. A volume in the Studies in Social History series. Introductionto the main features of Cretan social history, dealing with the consquence s of the arrival of the Dorians in Crete, economic life, a discussion of the Cretan City-States and their government, law and legal procedure, serfs and slaves, social classes,... View more info

Ancient Greek Athletics. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: MILLER, Stephen G.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Yale University Press, New Haven and London, 2004, ISBN:0300100833:

Seller ID: 113985


MILLER, Stephen G. Ancient Greek Athletics. New Haven and London : Yale University Press, (2004). First Printing. Pp. (8),vii-ix,(1),1-288,(4). Illustrated. Large 8vo, black cloth with silver lettering to spine. "The earliestOlympic Games began more than twenty-five hundred years ago. What were the y like, how were they organized, who participated? Were ancient sports a means of preparing youth for warfare? In this lavishly illustrated book, a world expert on ancient... View more info