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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 Aeschylus; H. Rackham (Ed. ) THE PROMETHEUS BOUND OF AESCHYLUS
Cambridge University Press 1957 Hardcover Good+ 
Spine a bit browned. Pages tanned. Former owner's name typed to ffep. Mild pen notes and underlining to about 20 or so pages. ; Greek text with English introduction and notes. ; Pitt Press Series; 100 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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3 Alexander Of Aphrodisias; Hermannus [Hermann] Diels & Fridericus [Frederic] G. Kenyon (Ed. ) ANONYMI LONDINENSIS EX ARISTOTELIS: IATRICIS MENONIIS ET ALIIS MEDICIS ECLOGAE & ARISTOTELIS RES PUBLICA ATHENIENSIUM Edidit Hermannus Diels & Edidit Fridericus G. Kenyon. [Supplementum Aristotelicum, Voluminis III, Pars I: Anonymi Londinensis Iatrica. & Pars II: Aristotelis Res Publica Atheniensium].
Georg Reimer 1893 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Book appears to be later reprint but no mention of being reprinted. Books are bound in attractive brown cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Light scuffing to boards. ; 2 books reprinted in 1 volume. I: (1893) xviii, 116 pp; II: (1903) xii, 162 pp; Supplementum Aristotelicum, Voluminis III, Pars I & Pars II. 2 Parts in 1 Book. ; Vol. 3.1-2; 278 pages 
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4 Alexander Of Aphrodisias; Ivo Bruns (Ed. ) ALEXANDER APHRODISIENSIS: PRAETER COMMENTARIA SCRIPTA MINORA. DE ANIMA LIBER CUM MANTISSA. QUAESTIONES. DE FATO. DE MIXTIONE Edidit Ivo Bruns. [Supplementum Aristotelicum, Voluminis II, Pars I: Alexandri De Anima Cum Mantissa & Pars II: Alexandri Scripta Minora Reliqua].
Georg Reimer 1887 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Book appears to be later reprint but no mention of being reprinted. Books are bound in attractive brown cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Spine slightly sunned. Light scuffing to boards. ; 2 books reprinted in 1 volume. I: (1887) xvii, 232 pp; II: (1892) xlvii, 276 pp; Supplementum Aristotelicum, Voluminis II, Pars I & Pars II. 2 Parts in 1 Book. ; Vol. 2.1-2; 508 pages 
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5 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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6 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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7 Allen, Pauline and Elizabeth Jeffreys (Eds. ) THE SIXTH CENTURY: END OR BEGINNING?
Australian Association for Byzantine Studies 1996 186420074X / 9781864200744 Softcover Fine 
Contents: Philip Rousseau: Inheriting the Fifth Century: Who Bequeathed What? Roger Scott: Writing the Reign of Justinian: Malalas versus Theophanes; Katherine Adshead: Procopius and the Samaritans; Michael Jeffreys: Bury, Malalas and the Nika Riot; Elizabeth Jeffreys: The Chronicle of John Malalas, Book 1: A Commentary; Wolfgang Liebeschuetz: The Use of Pagan Mythology in the Christian Empire with Particular Reference to the Dionysiaca of Nonnus; Barry Baldwin: Notes of Christian Epigrams in Book One of the Greek Anthology; Ian Martlew: The Reading of Paul the Silentiary; Daniel Callam: Early Monasticism and Ps. Denys; Kathleen Hay: Impact of St Sabas: The Legacy of Palestinian Monasticism; John Chryssavgis: Aspects of Spiritual Direction: The Palestinian Tradition; Michael Maas: Junillus Africanus' Instituta Regularia Divinae Legis in its Justinianic Context; Corrie Molenberg: The Silence of the Sources: The Sixth Century and the 'Antiochene' Exegesis; Pauline Allen: Severus of Antioch and the Homily: The End of the Beginning? Mary Cunningham: The Sixth century: A Turning-Point for Byzantine Homiletics? Patrick Gray: Through the Tunnel with Leontius of Jerusalem: The Sixth-Century Transformation of Theology; Karl-Heinz Uthemann: Christ's Image versus Christology: Thoughts on the Justinianic Era as Threshold of an Epoch; Joan Barclay Lloyd: Sixth-Century Art and Architecture in 'Old Rome': End or Beginning? Ann Moffatt: Sixth-Century Ravenna from the Perspective of Abbott Agnellus; Michael Milojevic: Forming and Transforming Proto-Byzantine Urban Public Space; Paul Farquharson: Byzantium, Planet Earth and the Solar System; Johannes Koder: Climatic Change in the Fifth and Sixth Centuries? ; Australian Association for Byzantine Studies. Byzantina Australiensia 10.; 309 pages 
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8 Altheim, Franz & H. E. Del Medico (Trans. ) LA RELIGION ROMAINE ANTIQUE Les Éléments Pré-Romains. L`action Des Dieux Présages Et Vaticinations. Les Apports Grecs Et Orientaux. Les Oracles. La Voix Du Peuple. Le Culte Solaire. L`avènement Du Christianisme.
Payot 1955 Paperback Good+ with no dust jacket 
Pages browned. Spine a bit creased. A few small chips. ; Bibliothèque Historique; 331 pages 
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9 Apollonius Rhodius [Of Rhodes]; Guido Paduano & Massimo Fusillo APOLLONIO RODIO: LE ARGONAUTICHE Traduzione Di Guido Paduano. Introduzione E Commento Di Giudo Paduano E Massimo Fusillo. Testo Greco a Fronte
Biblioteca Universale Rizzoli 1986 8817165921 / 9788817165921 Paperback Good+ 
Light shelfwear. Pages tanned. Minor moisture staining to spine. ; Bur Poesia; 718 pages 
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10 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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11 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 
Price: 75.00 USD
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12 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 
Price: 80.00 USD
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13 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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14 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. 
Price: 155.00 USD
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15 Bacchylides; Richard C. Jebb (Ed. ) BACCHYLIDES The Text Edited by Sir Richard C. Jebb
Cambridge University Press 1906 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Small sticker stain to front board. Minor shelfwear. ; Greek text only. ; 56 pages 
Price: 23.00 USD
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16 Barber, Richard THE ARTHURIAN LEGENDS An Illustrated Anthology
Peter Bedrick Books 1988 0872262073 / 9780872262072 Paperback Very Good- 
Corners of wraps are creased with some wear. Smalll chip to top of spine. ; For more then eight centuries, poets and writers have been telling stories about King Arthur. From lost legends and scraps of history, from facts and folklore, has been fashioned one of the greatest epics in all literature, full of the world's splendours, heroic loves and spiritual quests. This anthology is a celebration of the magical and mysterious world founded on the figure of an obscure Welsh princeling, of Arthur's exploits in literature, of his far-famed knights and their ladies, of all the high trappings of romance. Here for the first time is a single volume which gives the reader an idea of the power and range of Arthurian literature from its beginnings to the present day. All the great Arthurian writers are represented, from France, Germany and England, and the text is complemented by a superb selection of full colour illustrations. ; 224 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
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17 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 
Price: 165.00 USD
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18 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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19 Basil Of Caesarea; W. K. L. Clarke THE ASCETIC WORKS OF SAINT BASIL Translated Into English with Introduction and Notes
Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge MacMillan 1925 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Endpapers browned. Former owner's name to ffep in ink. Light bumping with some edgewear to corners. Bump to top of spine. Slight crack starting between pp 144 and 145. ; Translations of Christian Literature Series I. Greek Texts; 362 pages 
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20 Bérard, Jean L'EXPANSION ET LA COLONISATION GRECQUES Jusqu'aux Guerres Médiques
Éditions Montaigne 1960 Paperback Very Good 
Minor shelfwear. Small tears to base of spine ( 1 cm). ; 178 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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