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1 A COLLECTION OF PAPYRI, MUMMY LABELS, OSTRACA AND COPTIC PARCHMENTS AND PAPERS Demotic, Greek, Coptic, and Arabic. from the Second Century B. C. Till the Eighth Century A. D. with 16 Illustrations
Adolf M. Hakkert 1973 Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Small faint stains to front wrap and spine (water-staining? ). Creasing along spine and to lower rear corner. Small corner chipped off wraps. ; 15 pp + XVI pl. ; Acta Classica; 15 pages 
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2 Allen, J. T. & G. Italie & C. Collard A CONCORDANCE TO EURIPIDES & SUPPLEMENT TO THE ALLEN & ITALIE CONCORDANCE TO EURIPIDES [2 VOLS]
Bouma's Boekhuis 1970 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Concordance: bump to upper part of spine. Lower corners bumped. Scholars' bookplate to inner cover. Hinges weakening but holding. Tiny stain to textblock. Supplement: bump to top of spine. Light bumping to corners. Scholars' bookplate to inner cover. ; Concordance: Reprint of 1954 edition (1970) XI, 686 pp; Supplement: (1971) XX,52 pp ISBN for supplement: 9060880307 ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 738 pages 
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3 Allen, Pauline & Majella Franzmann, & Rick Strelan (Eds. ) “I SOWED FRUITS INTO HEARTS” (ODES SOL. 17: 13) Festschrift for Professor Michael Lattke
St Pauls Publications 2008 0975213865 / 9780975213865 Paperback Fine with no dust jacket 
The title of this wide-ranging collection of essays in German and English summarises the scholarly work of Professor Michael Lattke across two hemispheres. Offered to him on the occasion of his retirement from the University of Queensland, this volume reflects the breadth of erudition for which he has acquired his international reputation. The Odes of Solomon, which figure largely in Professor Lattke’s research, are well represented here, and so too is the Gospel of John, which was the subject of his early research. However, the tributes of his colleagues and former students in this book range further — to other New Testament writings, Intertestamental works, Nag Hammadi, Gnostic, and Syriac studies, and the field of Patristics. ; Early Christian Studies 12; 250 pages 
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4 Apuleius; Rudolf Helm & Werner Krenkel APULEIUS: METAMORPHOSEN ODER DER GOLDENE ESEL Lateinisch Und Deutsch Von Rudolf Helm. Sechste Durchgesehene Und Erweiterte Auflage Besorgt Von Werner Krenkel. Mit 3 Tafeln.
Akademie-Verlag 1970 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Scholars' bookplate to inner cover. Else book is fine. DJ has chipping and tears with some creasing. ; Scriften Und Quellen Der Alten Welt: Band 1; 445 pages 
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5 Aristophanes; W. J. M. Starkie (Ed. ) THE ACHARNIANS OF ARISTOPHANES With Introduction, English Prose Translation, Critical Notes and Commentary
Macmillan and Co. 1909 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Endpapers browned. A couple of corners are edgeworn. Chipping and small tears to head of spine. Tears along joints of backstrip but still holding. Some foxing. ; 274 pages 
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6 Aristophanes; W. J. M. Starkie (Ed. ) THE CLOUDS OF ARISTOPHANES With Introduction, English Prose Translation, Critical Notes and Commentary, Including a New Transcript of the Scholia in the Codex Venetus Marcianus, 474
MacMillan and Co. 1911 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Backstrip is torn halfway along joint but holding. Scratches to front boards. Corners bumped. Minor discoloration to rear board. Chipping to head of spine. Internally VG. ; Greek text with translation and commentary. ; 369 pages 
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7 Aristotle; R. D. Hicks ARISTOTLE: DE ANIMA With Translation, Introduction and Notes
Cambridge University Press 1907 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
Water-damage to upper part of boards with staining. Only slight Waviness to last few pages else text mostly unaffected. Discoloration to spine with small tears to spine ends. Endpapers a bit browned. Internally VG. ; Former owner's name to ffep (Robert W. Meager) with ink note to titlepage with comment beside Hicks' name "One of my examiners in London M. A. Exam. He is now totally blind." ; 626 pages 
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8 Astius, Fridericus [Fridrich Ast] LEXICON PLATONICUM SIVE VOCUM PLATONICARUM INDEX [3 VOLUMES BOUND IN 2] Unveränderter Nachdruck Der Ausgabe Von 1835-1838. Vol. I & Vol. 2 Et 3
Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 1956 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Very light pencil to margins of a few pages. Very minor shelfwear. VG+ Vol 2/3: corner creasing to a few pages. Minor shelfwear. Light scuffing to textblock. VG. ; V1: Vi + 880pp & V2/3: 502 pp + 593 pp ; 3 Volumes in 2.; Vol. 01/03/2014; 1975 pages; Extra shipping charges may apply for overseas orders. 
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9 Barceló, Pedro CONSTANTIUS II. UND SEINE ZEIT Die Anfänge Des Staatskirchentums
Klett-Cotta 2004 3608940464 / 9783608940466 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Very light shelfwear to DJ and book. ; 276 pages 
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10 Barkhuizen, Jan Harm PROCLUS BISHOP OF CONSTANTINOPLE: Homilies on the Life of Christ
Centre for Early Christian Studies. Australian Catholic University 2001 0957748310 / 9780957748316 Paperback Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Light chip to spine else fine. ; The homilies of Proclus are a valuable source for the christological issues of the fifth century and formed an important basis for the subsequent formulation of the orthodox faith at Chalcedon in 451, yet they have not received as much attention as the works of Cyril of Alexandria. For the first time in English the twenty-seven homilies of Proclus that deal with the life of Christ are presented. ; Early Christian Studies 1; 320 pages 
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11 Bilello, Francesco SELINUNTE History and Guide
Sava 1991 Softcover Very Good 
Minor shelfwear. ; 127 pages 
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12 Braden, Gordon RENAISSANCE TRAGEDY AND THE SENECAN TRADITION Anger's Privilege
Yale University Press 1985 0300032536 / 9780300032536 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Book has foxing to top of textblock. DJ has foxing and spine a bit faded. ; 260 pages 
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13 Buecheler, Franciscus [Franz] & Alexander Riese & Ernestus Lommatzsch (Eds) ANTHOLOGIA LATINA SIVE POESIS LATINAE SUPPLEMENTUM II.1 Pars Posterior: Carmina Epigraphica Conlegit Franciscus Buecheler Fasciculus I. Editio Stereotypa
Adolf M. Hakkert 1964 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Light tanning to endpapers. Minor edgewear to spine ends. Light shelfwear. Upper corners slightly bumped. Scholars' bookplate to inner cover. ; Bibliotheca Scriptorum Graecorum Et Romanorum Teubneriana TEUBNER; 398 pages 
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14 Buecheler, Franciscus [Franz] & Alexander Riese & Ernestus Lommatzsch (Eds) ANTHOLOGIA LATINA SIVE POESIS LATINAE SUPPLEMENTUM II.2 Pars Posterior: Carmina Epigraphica Conlegit Franciscus Buecheler Fasciculus II. Editio Stereotypa
B. G. Teubner 1964 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Light tanning to endpapers. Light shelfwear. Lower corners slightly bumped. Scholars' bookplate to inner cover. ; [399]-921 pp; Bibliotheca Scriptorum Graecorum Et Romanorum Teubneriana TEUBNER; 522 pages 
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15 Buecheler, Franciscus [Franz] & Alexander Riese & Ernestus Lommatzsch (Eds) ANTHOLOGIA LATINA SIVE POESIS LATINAE SUPPLEMENTUM II.3 Pars Posterior: Carmina Epigraphica Conlegit Franciscus Buecheler Fasciculus III. Curavit Ernestus Lommatzsch. Editio Stereotypa
B. G. Teubner 1964 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Light tanning to endpapers. Light shelfwear. 1 corner bumped. Scholars' bookplate to inner cover. ; Vi, 178 pp; Bibliotheca Scriptorum Graecorum Et Romanorum Teubneriana TEUBNER; 178 pages 
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16 Burke, John (edited by) with Ursula Betka, Penelope Buckley, Kathleen Hay, Roger Scott & Andrew Stephenson BYZANTINE NARRATIVE Papers in Honour of Roger Scott
Australian Association for Byzantine Studies 2006 1876503246 / 9781876503246 Softcover Very Good 
Still wrapped in plastic. Bump to top of spine with small chip. ; 41 papers, 650 pages including 105 illustrations. CONTENTS: Narrative in Historians, Chronicles & Fiction: Margaret Mullett Novelisation in Byzantium: Narrative after the Revival of Fiction; Roger Scott Narrating Justinian: From Malalas to Manasses; Ingela Nilsson To Narrate the Events of the Past: On Byzantine Historians, and Historians on Byzantium; Brian Croke Tradition and Originality in Photius' Historical Reading; Bronwen Neil Narrating the Trials and Death in Exile of Pope Martin I and Maximus the Confessor; Elizabeth McCartney The Use of Metaphor in Michael Psellos' Chronographia; Penelope Buckley War and Peace in the Alexiad; Theoni Sklavos Moralising History: The Synopsis Historiarum of John Skylitzes; Emma Strugnell The Representation of Augustae in John Skylitzes' Synopsis Historiarum; John Burke The Madrid Skylitzes as an Audio-Visual Experiment; Andrew Gillett The Goths and the Bees in Jordanes: A Narrative of No Return; Eamon H. R. Kelly From 'Fallen Woman' to Theotokos: Music, Women's Voices and Byzantine Narratives of Gender Identity; Nick Nicholas How the Entertaining Tale of Quadrupeds became a Tale: Grafting Narrative; Vicky Panayotopoulou-Doulavera Lamenting the Fall or Disguising a Manifesto? The Poem Conquest of Constantinople; Dean Sakel A Probable Solution to the Problem of the Chronicle of the Turkish Sultans. NARRATIVE IN BYZANTINE ART: Felicity Harley The Narration of Christ's Passion in Early Christian Art; Matthew Martin Observations on the Paintings of the Exodus Chapel, Bagawat Necropolis, Kharga Oasis, Egypt; Julia Kelly The Column of Arcadius: Reflections of a Roman Narrative Tradition; Debbie Del Frate Biblical Narrative in the Mosaics of Bishop Theodore's Cathedral, Aquileia; Balsa Djuric Plato, Plutarch and the Sibyl in the Fresco Decoration of the Episcopal Church of the Virgin Ljeviska in Prizren; Nira Stone Narrativity in Armenian Manuscript Illustration; Joan Barclay Lloyd Sources for the Story of the Creation in the Mosaics of Sicily and Venice; Ursula Betka Icon and Narrative: Memorializing Saint Francis in Assisi; Margaret Manion Authentication, Theology and Narrative in the Gospel Book of Theophanes; Nancy P. Sevcenko Spiritual Progression in the Canon Tables of the Melbourne Gospels. CHRISTIAN NARRATIVE AND ESCHATOLOGY: Eric Osborn Clement of Alexandria - From Prophecy to Plato; John Wortley The 'Sacred Remains' of Constantine and Helena; Bill Leadbetter A Byzantine Narrative of the Future and the Antecedents of the Last World Emperor; Michael Champion Kosmas Indikopleustes and Narratives in Sixth-century Liturgy and History; Annamma Varghese Kaiserkritik in Two Kontakia of Romanos; Andrei Timotin Byzantine Visionary Accounts of the Other World: A Reconsideration; Peter A. L. Hill A Ninth Century Passion Harmony. ARCHITECTURE, ARCHAEOLOGY, ECONOMY AND TA EXOTIKA: Geoffrey Nathan 'Pothos tes Philoktistou': Anicia Juliana's Architectural Narratology; Nigel Westbrook Spoliation and Imitation: Continuity and Radical Disjunction in Byzantine Palatine Architecture; Hartmut Ziche Historians and the Economy: Zosimos and Prokopios on Fifth- and Sixth- Century Economic Development; Tamara Lewit Stories in the Ground: Settlement Remains and Archaeology as Narrative in the Fourth- to Sixth-century Eastern Mediterranean; Timothy E. Gregory Narrative of the Byzantine Landscape; Jialing Xu Narratives of the Roman-Byzantine World in Ancient Chinese Sources Chen Zhi-Qiang Narrative Materials about the Byzantines in Chinese Sources; Robert Mihajlovski Three Byzantine Lead Seals from Devolgrad (Ancient Audaristos) near Stobi; Bob Priestley The Varangian Guard; Australian Association for Byzantine Studies. Byzantina Australiensia 16; 650 pages 
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17 Burke, John (edited by) with Ursula Betka, Penelope Buckley, Kathleen Hay, Roger Scott & Andrew Stephenson BYZANTINE NARRATIVE Papers in Honour of Roger Scott
Australian Association for Byzantine Studies 2006 1876503246 / 9781876503246 Softcover Very Good 
Bumping to top and bottom of spine; 41 papers, 650 pages including 105 illustrations. CONTENTS: Narrative in Historians, Chronicles & Fiction: Margaret Mullett Novelisation in Byzantium: Narrative after the Revival of Fiction; Roger Scott Narrating Justinian: From Malalas to Manasses; Ingela Nilsson To Narrate the Events of the Past: On Byzantine Historians, and Historians on Byzantium; Brian Croke Tradition and Originality in Photius' Historical Reading; Bronwen Neil Narrating the Trials and Death in Exile of Pope Martin I and Maximus the Confessor; Elizabeth McCartney The Use of Metaphor in Michael Psellos' Chronographia; Penelope Buckley War and Peace in the Alexiad; Theoni Sklavos Moralising History: The Synopsis Historiarum of John Skylitzes; Emma Strugnell The Representation of Augustae in John Skylitzes' Synopsis Historiarum; John Burke The Madrid Skylitzes as an Audio-Visual Experiment; Andrew Gillett The Goths and the Bees in Jordanes: A Narrative of No Return; Eamon H. R. Kelly From 'Fallen Woman' to Theotokos: Music, Women's Voices and Byzantine Narratives of Gender Identity; Nick Nicholas How the Entertaining Tale of Quadrupeds became a Tale: Grafting Narrative; Vicky Panayotopoulou-Doulavera Lamenting the Fall or Disguising a Manifesto? The Poem Conquest of Constantinople; Dean Sakel A Probable Solution to the Problem of the Chronicle of the Turkish Sultans. NARRATIVE IN BYZANTINE ART: Felicity Harley The Narration of Christ's Passion in Early Christian Art; Matthew Martin Observations on the Paintings of the Exodus Chapel, Bagawat Necropolis, Kharga Oasis, Egypt; Julia Kelly The Column of Arcadius: Reflections of a Roman Narrative Tradition; Debbie Del Frate Biblical Narrative in the Mosaics of Bishop Theodore's Cathedral, Aquileia; Balsa Djuric Plato, Plutarch and the Sibyl in the Fresco Decoration of the Episcopal Church of the Virgin Ljeviska in Prizren; Nira Stone Narrativity in Armenian Manuscript Illustration; Joan Barclay Lloyd Sources for the Story of the Creation in the Mosaics of Sicily and Venice; Ursula Betka Icon and Narrative: Memorializing Saint Francis in Assisi; Margaret Manion Authentication, Theology and Narrative in the Gospel Book of Theophanes; Nancy P. Sevcenko Spiritual Progression in the Canon Tables of the Melbourne Gospels. CHRISTIAN NARRATIVE AND ESCHATOLOGY: Eric Osborn Clement of Alexandria - From Prophecy to Plato; John Wortley The 'Sacred Remains' of Constantine and Helena; Bill Leadbetter A Byzantine Narrative of the Future and the Antecedents of the Last World Emperor; Michael Champion Kosmas Indikopleustes and Narratives in Sixth-century Liturgy and History; Annamma Varghese Kaiserkritik in Two Kontakia of Romanos; Andrei Timotin Byzantine Visionary Accounts of the Other World: A Reconsideration; Peter A. L. Hill A Ninth Century Passion Harmony. ARCHITECTURE, ARCHAEOLOGY, ECONOMY AND TA EXOTIKA: Geoffrey Nathan 'Pothos tes Philoktistou': Anicia Juliana's Architectural Narratology; Nigel Westbrook Spoliation and Imitation: Continuity and Radical Disjunction in Byzantine Palatine Architecture; Hartmut Ziche Historians and the Economy: Zosimos and Prokopios on Fifth- and Sixth- Century Economic Development; Tamara Lewit Stories in the Ground: Settlement Remains and Archaeology as Narrative in the Fourth- to Sixth-century Eastern Mediterranean; Timothy E. Gregory Narrative of the Byzantine Landscape; Jialing Xu Narratives of the Roman-Byzantine World in Ancient Chinese Sources Chen Zhi-Qiang Narrative Materials about the Byzantines in Chinese Sources; Robert Mihajlovski Three Byzantine Lead Seals from Devolgrad (Ancient Audaristos) near Stobi; Bob Priestley The Varangian Guard; Australian Association for Byzantine Studies. Byzantina Australiensia 16; 650 pages 
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18 Bury, J. B. & S. A. Cook & F. E. Adcock (Eds. ) THE CAMBRIDGE ANCIENT HISTORY Volume I: Egypt and Babylonia to 1580 B. C.
Cambridge University Press 1928 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Boards a bit bowed. Front hinge just starting to weaken. ; Cambridge Ancient History Series; Vol. 1; 704 pages 
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19 Bury, J. B. & S. A. Cook & F. E. Adcock (Eds. ) THE CAMBRIDGE ANCIENT HISTORY Volume II: the Egyptian and Hittite Empires to C. 1000 B. C.
Cambridge University Press 1940 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Boards a bit bowed. Minor shelfwear. ; Cambridge Ancient History Series; Vol. 2; 751 pages 
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20 Bury, J. B. & S. A. Cook & F. E. Adcock (Eds. ) THE CAMBRIDGE ANCIENT HISTORY Volume V: Athens 478 - 401 B. C.
Cambridge University Press 1964 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Scholar's name to ffep in ink (T. G. Elliott). Minor shelfwear. DJ has chipping and tears. Light browning to back panel of DJ with phone numbers in pen. ; Cambridge Ancient History Series; Vol. 5; 554 pages 
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