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Gibbon (Edward)

The History of the Decline and Fall of the Ro...

Publisher: Printed for W. Allason [et al.]
Publication date: 1819

engraved frontispiece and folding map in vol. i, another map in vol. vii, light foxing, some offsetting from maps and frontispiece, More

Price: £750.00

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(Shakespeare.) Barton (A.T., Translator)


Publisher: Medici Society,
Publication date: 1913

55/150 COPIES, photogravure portrait of translator laid down to initial blank (see below), More

Price: £350.00

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[Hill ('Sir' John)]

Observations on the Greek and Roman Classics.

Publisher: Printed for Dan. Browne, [et al],
Publication date: 1753

FIRST EDITION, 2 parts in 1 vol. (separate pagination but signatures continuous), uniformly a trifle browned, one or two spots here and there, More

Price: £250.00

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Epitome F. Quintiliani nuper summo & ingenio ...

Publisher: Paris: Simon de Colines,
Publication date: 1534

title within fine woodcut border by Geoffrey Troy, 'au soleil', 5- and 9-line criblé initials, first leaf a trifle smaller than the others, lacking final blank More

Price: £3,500.00

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Euler (Leonhard)

Lettres a une Princesse d'Allemagne

Publisher: St. Petersburg: l'Imprimerie de l'Academie Imperiale des Sciences,
Publication date: 1768-72

FURST EDITION, 3 vols., woodcut initials, head- and tailpieces, woodcut diagrams, 12 woodcut plates (11 folding), some leaves in vol. iii lightly browned, small hole in final leaf of volume 3 affectin... More

Price: £9,500.00

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Lucretius Carus (Titus)

T. Lucretius Carus The Epicurean Philosopher,...

Publisher: Oxford: L. Lichfield ... for Anthony Stephens,
Publication date: 1683

with an engraved frontispiece by M. Burgher, under instructions from Creech, a little worming in the lower margins towards the end, not affecting text, More

Price: £950.00

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Gay (John)

Fabulae selectae auctore Joanne Gay Latine re...

Publisher: Bath: printed by S. Hazard for Cadell and Davis, London,
Publication date: [1798]

woodcut head- and tail-pieces, More

Price: £450.00

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[Greek:] Homerou Ilias

Publisher: William Redmayne for B. Tooke; T. Varnam, & J. Osborn; & M. Atkins,
Publication date: 1713

woodcut device on title, parallel Latin and Greek texts, scattered foxing, ocaasionally fairly heavy, More

Price: £500.00

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Taes Ellados Periaegaesis (Greek), hoc est Gr...

Publisher: Leipzig: Thomas Fritsch,
Publication date: 1696

title in red and black with engraved printer's device (Pegasus), double column text in Greek and Latin, a tendency to browning, not consistent and never severe, a lttle more pronounced towards the end... More

Price: £1,250.00

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(Sappho.) EASBY-SMITH (James S, Translator)

The Songs of Sappho.

Publisher: Washington, DC: Stormont & Jackson for Georgetown University,
Publication date: 1891

a few corrections by the translator, with the final fragments in the sequence at close completed in his holograph, More

Price: £100.00

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