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251 Cicero; D. R. Shackleton Bailey (edited by) CICERO'S LETTERS TO ATTICUS. 7 VOLUMES (COMPLETE) Volume I: Books I-II; Volume II: Books III-IV; Volume III: Books V-VII.9; Volume IV: Books VII.10-X; Volume V: Books XI-XIII; Volume VI: Books XIV-XVI; Volume VII: Indices to Volumes I-VI.
Cambridge University Press 1965 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
Books range from Near Fine to Very Good. Scholar's name to ffep of Vol. 5 (R. E. Fantham). Small tear to ffep of Vol 2. Small stains to lower textblock of Vol. 2. DJs are tattered with tears and chipping. Vol 1 & 5 DJs crudely repaired with cellotape. Vol. 5 DJ is split in half. ; Latin text with facing English Translation and extensive English Commentary. Vol 1 (1965) ; Vol 2 (1965) ; Vol 3 (1968) ; Vol 4 (1968) ; Vol 5 (1966) ; Vol 6 (1967) ; Vol 7 (index) (1970); 7 Volume Set (COMPLETE). Cambridge Classical Texts and Commentaries; Vol. 2020-01-07 
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252 Cicero; D. R. Shackleton Bailey (edited by) CICERO'S LETTERS TO ATTICUS. 7 VOLUMES (COMPLETE) Volume I: Books I-II; Volume II: Books III-IV; Volume III: Books V-VII.9; Volume IV: Books VII.10-X; Volume V: Books XI-XIII; Volume VI: Books XIV-XVI; Volume VII: Indices to Volumes I-VI.
Cambridge University Press 1965 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket 
Former owner's name to some ffeps V1,2,6 (classics scholar G. V. Sumner). Bumping to corners of V1,3. Books range from Fine to VG+. Most Dustjackets have minor shelfwear with light chipping to top of spines of V2,3,4,7. V1's DJ is tattered with tears and rubbing in G condition. DJs are price-clipped. DJs are mostly all in VG (except V1). ; Latin text with facing English Translation and extensive English Commentary. Vol 1 (1965) ; Vol 2 (1965) ; Vol 3 (1968) ; Vol 4 (1968) ; Vol 5 (1966) ; Vol 6 (1967) ; Vol 7 (index) (1970). ; 7 Volume Set (COMPLETE). Cambridge Classical Texts and Commentaries; Vol. 2020-01-07 
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253 Cizek, Eugen L'ÉPOQUE DE NÉRON ET SES CONTROVERSES IDÉOLOGIQUES
E. J. Brill 1972 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Spine a bit sunned. Scholar's name to ffep. Corners a bit rounded. ; Roma Aeterna IV; 440 pages 
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254 Cizek, Eugen L'ÉPOQUE DE NÉRON ET SES CONTROVERSES IDÉOLOGIQUES
E. J. Brill 1972 Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
Roma Aeterna IV; 440 pages 
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255 Clark, Anna J. DIVINE QUALITIES Cult and Community in Republican Rome
Oxford University Press 2007 0199226822 / 9780199226825 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Hard bump to 1 corner. Small corrections in pen to about 8 pages by R. E. Fantham. Light shelfwear to DJ. ; This book explores an aspect of how Romans thought about themselves. Its subject is 'divine qualities': qualities like Concord, Faith, Hope, Clemency, Fortune, Freedom, Piety, and Victory, which received public cult in Rome in the Republican period. Anna Clark draws on a wide range of evidence (literature, drama, coins, architecture, inscriptions and graffiti) to show that these qualities were not simply given cult because they were intrinsically important to 'Romans'. They rather became 'Roman' through claims, counter-claims, appropriations and explorations of them by different individuals. The resources brought into existence by cult (temples, altars, coin images, statues, passwords, votive inscriptions) were visible and accessible to a broad range of people. Divine qualities were relevant to a broader social spectrum than is usually recognized, and this has important consequences for our understanding of Roman society. ; Oxford Classical Monographs; 380 pages 
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256 Clark, Frederick William THE INFLUENCE OF SEA-POWER ON THE HISTORY OF THE ROMAN REPUBLIC
George Banta Publishing Company 1915 First Edition Softcover Very Good+ 
Small circular stamp to front wrap. A couple of discolored areas to wraps. ; Contents: From Earliest Times down to the first Punic War; First Punic War and the War with Illyrians; Second Punic War; Second Macedonian War; Syrian War; War in Spain-- War Against Perseus- Third Punic War; Mithradatic War; Civil War between Caesar and Pompey; From Pharsalia to Actium ; Dissertation; 112 pages; This book is a facsimile reprint and may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. 
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257 Clarke, M. L. THE NOBLEST ROMAN Marcus Brutus and His Reputation
Cornell University Press 1981 0801413931 / 9780801413933 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Light shelfwear to DJ. ; Gives an account first of Brutus's career and character as recorded in the ancient sources, then of his reputation from the days of the Roman Empire to the present day. ; Aspects of Greek & Roman Life ; 157 pages 
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258 Clarke, M. L. THE NOBLEST ROMAN Marcus Brutus and His Reputation
Cornell University Press 1981 0801413931 / 9780801413933 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Very light bump to 1 corner of book. DJ has some rubbing, a couple of small tears and a bit of creasing. ; Gives an account first of Brutus's career and character as recorded in the ancient sources, then of his reputation from the days of the Roman Empire to the present day. ; Aspects of Greek & Roman Life ; 157 pages 
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259 Clarke, M. L. THE NOBLEST ROMAN Marcus Brutus and His Reputation
Cornell University Press 1981 0801413931 / 9780801413933 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Scholar's bookplate to inner cover (G. P. Goold). Faint shelfwear to DJ. ; Gives an account first of Brutus's career and character as recorded in the ancient sources, then of his reputation from the days of the Roman Empire to the present day. ; Aspects of Greek & Roman Life ; 157 pages 
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260 Classen, Peter ROM UND BYZANZ VON DIOKLETIAN BIS ZU KARL DEM GROSSEN
Stuttgart Ernst Klett Verlag Softcover Very Good 
Wraps are a bit tanned. Minor shelfwear. Laid is in a short note from the author. ; C. 1965. 56pp. ; Quellen- Und Arbeitshefte Zur Geschichte Und Gemeinschaftskunde. ; 56 pages 
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261 Clausing, Roth THE ROMAN COLONATE The Theories of its Origin
AMS Press 1969 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
With an introduction by Vladimir G. Simkhovitch. Looks at the development of the institution of the Roman colonate and its intimate connection with the decline of ancient civilization and persistance through most of the Middle Ages. ; Studies in History, Economics, and Public Law, V. 117, No. 1, Whole No. 260; 333 pages 
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262 Clausing, Roth & (Vladimir G. Simkhovitch, Intro. ) THE ROMAN COLONATE The Theories of its Origin
Columbia University 1925 First Edition Softcover Good 
Former owner's name stamped on ffep. Light dampstains to wraps and to upper corner of textblock, else VG. ; Looks at the development of the institution of the Roman colonate and its intimate connection with the decline of ancient civilization and persistance through most of the Middle Ages. ; Studies in History, Economics, and Public Law, Vol. CXVII, No. 1, Whole No. 260; 333 pages 
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263 Cleary, Simon Esmonde ROME IN THE PYRENEES Lugdunum and the Convenae from the First Century B. C. to the Seventh Century A. D.
Routledge 2008 0415426863 / 9780415426862 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Very light shelfwear else Fine. ; Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies; 184 pages; Rome in the Pyrenees is a unique treatment in English of the archaeological and historical evidence for an important Roman town in Gaul, Lugdunum in the French Pyrenees, and for its surrounding people the Convenae. The book opens with the creation of the Convenae by Pompey the Great in the first century B. C. And runs down to the great Frankish siege in A. D. 585 and its aftermath. Now the town of Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges, Lugdunum is one of the best-known Roman towns in Gaul, with a rich selection of monuments at the town itself and important remains in the countryside, such as the classic villa at Montmaurin or the votive altars, cinerary caskets and sarcophagi in the local marble. The book traces how the Convenae used their marble to help create their identity, invisible before Pompey but amongst the richest and most distinctive in Gaul by the second century A. D. Drawing on his own excavations at Saint-Bertrand and the extensive earlier and recent work there, Simon Esmonde Cleary combines a clear description of the buildings and monuments of Lugdunum and of its countryside with a discussion of what they can tell us about the impact of Rome on this remote corner of its empire. Contains a guide to the visible Roman remains of the area. 
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264 Coello, Terence UNIT SIZES IN THE LATE ROMAN ARMY
British Archaeological Reports 1996 0860548309 / 9780860548300 Softcover Fine 
Very slight crease to top of spine. ; BAR International Series 645; 71 pages; Was the decline of Rome and the fall of the western Empire partly the consequence of declining troop numbers? This is one of the questions which Coello asks. Although there is some documentary evidence for unit sizes in the early period very little is known about the third century and following. Coello examines the evidence for the later period but although some misconceptions are exposed there is little new evidence available to shed any real light. 
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265 Cokayne, Karen EXPERIENCING OLD AGE IN ANCIENT ROME
Routledge 2003 0415299144 / 9780415299145 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Former owner's bookplate on flypage. Dustjacket has minor shelfwear. Top Corners and spine ends are very lightly bumped. ; Old age today can be seen as a demographic timebomb or as a resource of wisdom and experience to be valued and exploited. With a unique emphasis on both the individual and society's responses, Karen Cokayne explores how ancient Rome dealt with the physical, intellectual and emotional implications of the ageing process, and asks how the Romans themselves experienced and responded to old age. Drawing on a wide range of contemporary material - written sources, inscriptions, and visual evidence - the study brings into focus universal concerns, including geriatric illness, memory loss and senility; the status and role of the old, sexuality and family relationships. ; 9.25 x 1 x 6.25 Inches; 240 pages 
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266 Coleman, Kathleen & Pierre Ducrey & Jocelyne Nelis-Clement (Eds. ) L'ORGANISATION DES SPECTACLES DANS LE MONDE ROMAIN Huit Exposés Suivis De Discussions Par Nollé, Johannes/ Van Nijf, Onno M. /]. Kokkinia, Christina/ Caldelli, Maria Letizia/ Thuillier, Jean-Paul/ Webb, Ruth/ Chamberland, Guy/ Jones, Christopher.
Fondation Hardt 2012 260000758X / 9782600007580 Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light creasing to rear panel of DJ. ; Entretiens Sur L'Antiquité Classique Tome LVIII; 372 pages 
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267 Coleridge, Edward P. RES ROMANAE Being Brief Aids to the History, Geography, Literature, and Antiquities of Ancient Rome
George Bell & Sons 1905 Hardcover Good+ 
Pencil underlining to a few pages. Corners and spine ends a bit edgeworn. Small tears to spine cover. Stamp to titlepage. Pages tanned. Endpapers a bit browned. ; 166 pages 
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268 Coleridge, Edward P. RES ROMANAE Being Brief Aids to the History, Geography, Literature, and Antiquities of Ancient Rome
George Bell & Sons 1896 Hardcover Good 
Ex-library copy with usual stamps, call numbers and pocket. A few tears along spine cover. Chipping to spine ends. Pages tanned. ; 166 pages 
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269 Collett, Barry ITALIAN BENEDICTINE SCHOLARS AND THE REFORMATION The Congregation of Santa Giustina of Padua
Oxford University Press 1985 0198229348 / 9780198229346 Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket 
Ex-library copy with usual stamps, call numbers and bookplate. Stamp to top of textblock. Front endpaper has adhesive remains. Adhesive stains to boards. Back bottom corner is bumped. Dustjacket spine is sunned. Dustjacket has mild rubbing. ; Oxford Historical Monographs; 1.1 x 8.84 x 5.9 Inches; 300 pages; European history from 1480 to 1570 was a period of turbulent change, political upheaval, profound moral questioning, and urgent philosophical speculation. This book explores the intriguing role of the almost-forgotten Congregation of Benedictine monks of Italy and southern France in the events of these tumultuous years. From archival and published records, the picture emerges of a closely-knit order of humanist scholars whose religious and philosophical studies later put them in a unique position to understand the Reformers. The book also casts light on the monks' fascinating reaction to the Reformation, as they poured out a stream of academic books, tracts, sermons, and poems in their attempt to heal the deepening rift between Rome and the Reformers. Critized and misunderstood by all sides, the Congregation gradually fell into decline until it was finally suppressed under the Napoleanic invasions. 
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270 Conway, Robert Seymour ANCIENT ITALY AND MODERN RELIGION Being the Hibbert Lectures for 1932
Cambridge University Press 1933 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Ex-library copy with usual stamps, call numbers and pocket. Corners are bumped. ; Contents: Pictures of pre-Roman religion; Orpheus in Italy; The Etruscan influence on Roman beliefs; Breaking through the maze; Modern problems in the eyes of an Augustan poet; The road to Christmas. ; 150 pages 
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271 Cook, S. A. , F. E. Adcock, & M. P. Charlesworth (Eds. ) THE CAMBRIDGE ANCIENT HISTORY Volume VII: the Hellenistic Monarchies and the Rise of Rome
Cambridge University Press 1954 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Minor shelfwear to book. Spine slightly sunned. Last few pages have corner-crease to lower corner. ; Cambridge Ancient History Series; Vol. 7; 988 pages 
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272 Cook, S. A. , F. E. Adcock, M. P. Charlesworth & N. H. Baynes (Eds. ) THE CAMBRIDGE ANCIENT HISTORY Volume XII: the Imperial Crisis and Recovery A. D. 193 - 324
Cambridge University Press 1956 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Former owner's name to ffep in ink. Spine sunned. Small tear to cloth at head of spine (1.5 cm). Textblock is broken between pp 228-229 ; Cambridge Ancient History Series; Vol. 12; 849 pages 
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273 Corbishley, Mike THE ROMAN WORLD
Warwick Press 1986 0531190188 / 9780531190180 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). Light shelfwear. ; 94 pages 
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274 Corcoran, Simon THE EMPIRE OF THE TETRARCHS Imperial Pronouncements and Government AD 284-324
Oxford University Press 1996 0198149840 / 9780198149842 Hardcover Near Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Very light shelfwear to heel of spine else Fine. ; Oxford Classical Monographs; 1.11 x 8.74 x 5.7 Inches; 424 pages; The era of Diocletan and Constantine is a significant period for the Roman empire, with far-reaching administrative changes that established the structure of government for three hundred years - a time when the Christian church passed from persecution to imperial favour. It is also a complex period of co-operation and rivalry between a number of co-emperors, the result of Diocletian's experiment of government by four rulers (the tetrarchs). This book examines imperial government at this crucial but often neglected period of transition, through a study of the the pronouncement that the emperors and their officials produced, drawing together material from a wide variety of sources: the law codes, Christian authors, inscritpions, and papyri. The study covers the format, composition, and promulgation of documents, and includes chronological catalogues of imperial letters and edicts, as well as extended discussions of the Gregorian and Hermogenian Codes, and the ambitious Prices Edict. Much of this has had little detailed coverage in English before. There is also a chapter that elucidates the relative powers of the members of the imperial college. Finally, Dr Corcoran assesses how effectively the machinery of government really matched the ambitions of the emperors. 
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275 Corcoran, Simon THE EMPIRE OF THE TETRARCHS Imperial Pronouncements and Government AD 284-324
Oxford University Press 2000 019815304X / 9780198153047 Softcover Very Good 
Bump to top corner of books. Minor rubbing to wraps. Light lifting of corners. ; Revised Paperback Edition. ; Oxford Classical Monographs; 1.11 x 8.74 x 5.7 Inches; 424 pages; The era of Diocletan and Constantine is a significant period for the Roman empire, with far-reaching administrative changes that established the structure of government for three hundred years - a time when the Christian church passed from persecution to imperial favour. It is also a complex period of co-operation and rivalry between a number of co-emperors, the result of Diocletian's experiment of government by four rulers (the tetrarchs). This book examines imperial government at this crucial but often neglected period of transition, through a study of the the pronouncement that the emperors and their officials produced, drawing together material from a wide variety of sources: the law codes, Christian authors, inscritpions, and papyri. The study covers the format, composition, and promulgation of documents, and includes chronological catalogues of imperial letters and edicts, as well as extended discussions of the Gregorian and Hermogenian Codes, and the ambitious Prices Edict. Much of this has had little detailed coverage in English before. There is also a chapter that elucidates the relative powers of the members of the imperial college. Finally, Dr Corcoran assesses how effectively the machinery of government really matched the ambitions of the emperors. 
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276 Corcoran, Simon THE EMPIRE OF THE TETRARCHS Imperial Pronouncements and Government AD 284-324
Oxford University Press 1996 0198149840 / 9780198149842 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
1 small chip to DJ at head of spine. Small red dot taped to DJ spine. Else Dustjacket has minor shelfwear and rubbing. Inner cover has two institution plates from School of History and Archaeology--Ancient History Library-- No other markings. Minor shelfwear to book. ; Oxford Classical Monographs; 1.11 x 8.74 x 5.7 Inches; 424 pages; The era of Diocletan and Constantine is a significant period for the Roman empire, with far-reaching administrative changes that established the structure of government for three hundred years - a time when the Christian church passed from persecution to imperial favour. It is also a complex period of co-operation and rivalry between a number of co-emperors, the result of Diocletian's experiment of government by four rulers (the tetrarchs). This book examines imperial government at this crucial but often neglected period of transition, through a study of the the pronouncement that the emperors and their officials produced, drawing together material from a wide variety of sources: the law codes, Christian authors, inscritpions, and papyri. The study covers the format, composition, and promulgation of documents, and includes chronological catalogues of imperial letters and edicts, as well as extended discussions of the Gregorian and Hermogenian Codes, and the ambitious Prices Edict. Much of this has had little detailed coverage in English before. There is also a chapter that elucidates the relative powers of the members of the imperial college. Finally, Dr Corcoran assesses how effectively the machinery of government really matched the ambitions of the emperors. 
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277 Corcoran, Simon THE EMPIRE OF THE TETRARCHS Imperial Pronouncements and Government AD 284-324. Revised Edition.
Oxford University Press 2000 019815304X / 9780198153047 Softcover Very Good 
Creasing to spine. Minor rubbing to wraps. Light lifting of corners. ; Revised Paperback Edition. ; Oxford Classical Monographs; 1.11 x 8.74 x 5.7 Inches; 424 pages; The era of Diocletan and Constantine is a significant period for the Roman empire, with far-reaching administrative changes that established the structure of government for three hundred years - a time when the Christian church passed from persecution to imperial favour. It is also a complex period of co-operation and rivalry between a number of co-emperors, the result of Diocletian's experiment of government by four rulers (the tetrarchs). This book examines imperial government at this crucial but often neglected period of transition, through a study of the the pronouncement that the emperors and their officials produced, drawing together material from a wide variety of sources: the law codes, Christian authors, inscritpions, and papyri. The study covers the format, composition, and promulgation of documents, and includes chronological catalogues of imperial letters and edicts, as well as extended discussions of the Gregorian and Hermogenian Codes, and the ambitious Prices Edict. Much of this has had little detailed coverage in English before. There is also a chapter that elucidates the relative powers of the members of the imperial college. Finally, Dr Corcoran assesses how effectively the machinery of government really matched the ambitions of the emperors. 
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278 Cornell, Tim & Kathryn Lomas (Eds. ) URBAN SOCIETY IN ROMAN ITALY
UCL Press 1995 1857280334 / 9781857280333 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Minor shelfwear to DJ. Light discoloration to DJ spine. ; 256 pages; A set of essay contributions, including theoretical studies of urban development and research on specific sites and regions in Italy. This volume is designed for readers in archaeology, ancient history and urban studies. 
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279 Cornell, Tim; Boris Rankov, & Philip Sabin (Eds. ) SECOND PUNIC WAR: A REAPPRAISAL
University of London Institute of Classical Studies 1996 0900587784 / 9780900587788 Softcover Near Fine 
Light crease to upper corner of front wrap else fine. ; Contents: John Rich: the origins of the Second Punic War; John Lazenby: Was Maharbal Right?; Boris Rankov: The Second Punic War at Sea; Philip Sabin: the Mechanics of battle in the Second Punic War; Louis Rawlings: Celts, Spaniards, and Samnites: warriors in a soldier's war; Tim Cornell: Hannibal's Legacy: the effects of the Hannibalic War on Italy. ; Bulletin of the Institute of Classical Studies Supplement 67; 117 pages 
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280 Cornell, Tim; Boris Rankov, & Philip Sabin (Eds. ) SECOND PUNIC WAR: A REAPPRAISAL
University of London Institute of Classical Studies 1996 0900587784 / 9780900587788 Softcover Near Fine 
Very light edgewear to base of spine else fine. ; Contents: John Rich: the origins of the Second Punic War; John Lazenby: Was Maharbal Right?; Boris Rankov: The Second Punic War at Sea; Philip Sabin: the Mechanics of battle in the Second Punic War; Louis Rawlings: Celts, Spaniards, and Samnites: warriors in a soldier's war; Tim Cornell: Hannibal's Legacy: the effects of the Hannibalic War on Italy. ; Bulletin of the Institute of Classical Studies Supplement 67; 117 pages 
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281 Coskun, Altay (Hrsg. ) & Heinz Heinen & Manuel Troster ROMS AUSWÄRTIGE FREUNDE IN DER SPÄTEN REPUBLIK UND IM FRÜHEN PRINZIPAT
Goettingen Duehrkohp & Radicke 2005 3897442523 / 9783897442528 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Inscribed by Heinen & Coskun to Christian Habicht on ffep. Light pencilling to a couple of pages Front inner hinge a bit strained, else Fine. ; X, 300pp. ; Göttinger Forum Für Altertumswissenschaft Beihefte, Band 19; 300 pages; Signed by Editors 
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282 Coster, Charles Henry LATE ROMAN STUDIES
Harvard University Press 1968 0674512006 / 9780674512009 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Ex-library copy with usual stamps, call numbers and pocket. Light discoloration to spine; Contents include: The Iudicium Quinquevirale in Constantinople; Iudicium Quinquevirale Reconsidered; Procopius and Boethius; Fall of Boethius: his Character; Economic Position of Cyrenaica in Classical Times; Synesius, a Curialis of the Time of the Emperor Arcadius; Christianity and the Invasions: Paulinus of Nola, Rutilius Namatianus, Synesius of Cyrene. ; 308 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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283 Cowell, F. R. CICERO AND THE ROMAN REPUBLIC
Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons, Ltd 1948 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
Scholar's bookplate to inner cover (G. P. Goold). Ink stain to front board. Spine sunned and faded. Tears along spine joints. Ring and ink stain to rear board. Fair to good. Internally VG. ; 0.75 x 9.5 x 6.25 Inches; 306 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
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284 Cramer, Frederick H. ASTROLOGY IN ROMAN LAW AND POLITICS
American Philosophical Society 1954 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Scholars' bookplate and former owner's name to inner cover. Top of spine and corners slightly bumped. Minor edgewear to extremities. Light soiling to back board. ; Contents: Part I. The Rise and Triumph of Astrology in the Latin world: I. Rise of Astrology in the hellenistic world; II. Conversion of republican Rome to astrology (250-44 BC) ; III. Astrologers - the power behind the throne, from Augustus to Domitian; IV. Astrology in Rome from Nerva to the death of Severus Alexander (96-235) ; Part II. Astrology in Roman Law until the End of the Principate: V. Expulsion of astrologers from Rome and Italy; VI. Empire wide legal restrictions of astrology and other divination during the principate. ; 291 pages 
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285 Crawford, Jane W. M. TULLIUS CICERO: THE LOST AND UNPUBLISHED ORATIONS
Vandenhoeck Und Ruprecht 1984 3525251785 / 9783525251782 Softcover Very Good 
Spine and edges of wraps are rubbed with some colour loss. Spine a bit sunned. ; Hypomnemata ; Heft 80; 324 pages 
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286 Crawford, Jane W. M. TULLIUS CICERO: THE LOST AND UNPUBLISHED ORATIONS
Vandenhoeck Und Ruprecht 1984 3525251785 / 9783525251782 Softcover Very Good 
Spine is sunned with some discoloration. Former owner's name to half-title in pen. ; Hypomnemata ; Heft 80; 324 pages 
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287 Crawford, Michael THE ROMAN REPUBLIC
Fontana / Collins 1988 0006333508 / 9780006333500 Softcover Very Good- 
Remainder mark to base of book (black line) else VG. ; During the centuries of its history the republic burst its city-state shell... Wars, rural impoverishment, the concentration of wealth in the hands of a few families, civil discord, the increase in number of slaves and robbery of overseas provinces caused irreversible changes... This is the material of Crawford's study. He handles its complexities with acuteness and balance. He is sophisticated about political motives and economic causes... Crawford's readable book is a fine contribution to the understanding of this important period. (Times Higher Education Supplement ) ; Fontana History of the Ancient World; 224 pages 
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288 Crawford, Michael THE ROMAN REPUBLIC
Harvard University Press 1978 0674779312 / 9780674779310 Softcover Very Good 
Pencil underlining and notes to some pages. Minor shelfwear. ; During the centuries of its history the republic burst its city-state shell... Wars, rural impoverishment, the concentration of wealth in the hands of a few families, civil discord, the increase in number of slaves and robbery of overseas provinces caused irreversible changes... This is the material of Crawford's study. He handles its complexities with acuteness and balance. He is sophisticated about political motives and economic causes... Crawford's readable book is a fine contribution to the understanding of this important period. (Times Higher Education Supplement ) ; 224 pages 
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289 Crees, James Harold Edward CLAUDIAN AS AN HISTORICAL AUTHORITY
L'Erma Di Bretschneider 1968 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Light foxing to ffeps. In red cloth with gilt letters on spine. Interior clean and tight. ; Unchanged Reprint of 1908 Edition. ; Studia Historica 62; 259 pages; Estimates the value of Claudian's poems as historical authorities, chiefly for the years 395-404 AD. 
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290 Crees, James Harold Edward (J. H. E. ) THE REIGN OF THE EMPEROR PROBUS
L'Erma di Bretschneider 1965 Softcover Very Good 
Foxing to wraps. Light edgewear to wraps. ; Reprint of 1913 edition. ; Studia Historica 13; 161 pages 
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291 Creighton, J. D. & Roger John Anthony Wilson (eds.) ROMAN GERMANY Studies in Cultural Interaction
Journal of Roman Archaeology 1999 1887829326 / 9781887829328 Softcover Very Good 
With contributions by D. Krausse, A. Kreuz, M. Mackensen, W. Schlüter, C. S. Sommer, A. Wigg and D. G. Wigg. ; International Roman Archaeology Conference Series; 1 x 8.75 x 5.75 Inches; 248 pages; Contents: R. J. A. Wilson and J. D. Creighton: Introduction: recent research on Roman Germany; Angelika Wigg: Confrontation and interaction: Celts, Germans and Romans in the Central German Highlands; D. Krausse: Romanization in the Middle Rhine and Moselle region: new evidence from recent excavations in Luxembourg, Rhineland-Pfalz and Saarland; A. Kreuz: How to become a Roman farmer: a preliminary report on the environmental evidence from the Romanization project; David G. Wigg: The development of the monetary economy in N Gaul in the Late La Tène and Early Roman periods; Wolfgang Schlüter: The Battle of the Teutoburg Forest: archaeological research at Kalkriese near Osnabrück; C. Sebastian Sommer: From conquered territory to Roman province: recent discoveries and debate on the Roman occupation of SW Germany; Michael Mackensen: Late Roman fortifications and building programmes in the province of Raetia: the evidence of recent excavations and some new reflections; 
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292 Croisille, Jean-Michel & Yves Perrin (Eds. ) NERONIA VI: ROME À L'ÉPOQUE NÉRONIENNE Institutions Et Vie Politique, Économie Et Société, Vie Intellectuelle, Artistique Et Spirituelle. Actes Du Vie Colloque International De La SIEN (Rome, 19-23 Mai 1999)
Latomus 2002 2870312091 / 9782870312094 Softcover Very Good+ 
Light bump to base of spine. Light rubbing to wraps. ; PREMIÈRE PARTIE : ARTS, ARCHITECTURE, URBANISME Cl. Perassi, Edifici e monumenti sulla monetazione di Nerone, p.11 – V. M. Strocka, Neros Statuenraub ftir die Domus Aurea. Zeitgenössische Reflexe, p.35 – E. Moormann, P. G. P. Meyboom, L’interpretazione delle scène figurative nelle decorazioni dipinte della Domus Aurea, p.46 – P. Gros, La transfiguration du modèle de la domus dans les palais néroniens de Rome : l’exemple de la «suite du nymphée» de la Domus Aurea, p.54 – J. -P. Morel et F. Villedieu, La Vigna Barberini à l’époque néronienne, p.74 – S. Ensoli, Una nuova ipotesi sul Colosso di Nerone. A proposito dei frammenti bronzei colossali dei Musei Capitolini, p.97 – K. Welch, Nerone e I Flavi : dialoghi fra la Domus Aurea ed il Colosseo, il ritratto di Nerone di quarto tipo e l’immagine di Vespasiano, p.123 DEUXIÈME PARTIE : ROME DANS LA LITTÉRATURE M. Sordi, Nerone e la Roma neroniana nelle Historiae di Plinio il Vecchio, p.143 – J. -M. Croisille, La Rome de Lucain, p.150. – G. Mazzoli, La Roma di Persio, p.161 – J. -M. André, Sénèque et la topographie de Rome, p.170 – A. Malissard, Néron, Tacite et la question de l’espace romain, p.178 – R. Carré, Rome et l’Italie dans les Histoires de Tacite, p.193 TROISIÈME PARTIE : INSTITUTIONS, ADMINISTRATION, VIE POLITIQUE M. Absil, Le rôle des préfets du prétoire pendant les règnes de Néron, Galba, Othon et Vitellius. Aspects politiques, p.229 – F. Marco, Quelques liberti impériaux acteurs et objets de la politique du princeps, p.248 – I. Cogitore, Rome dans la conspiration de Pison, p.261 – M. Bergmann, Hatte Nero ein politisches und/oder kulturelles Programm ? Zur Inschrift von Akraiphia, p.273 – W. Eck, Die Vemichtung der memoria Neros : Inschriften der neronischen Zeit aus Rom, p.285 – 0. Devillers, Le rôle des passages relatifs à Thrasea Paetus dans les Annales de Tacite, p.296 – F. Galtier, L’opposition symbolique des figures de Néron et Thrasea Paetus (Tacite, Annales XVI, 21-35) , p.312 QUATRIÈME PARTIE : ÉCONOMIE ET SOCIÉTÉ M. T. Griffin, Political Thought in thé Age of Nero, p.325 – J. -P. Guilhembet, Les sénateurs et leur domus romaines aux temps néroniens, p.338 – E. Flaig, La fin de la popularité. Néron et la plèbe à la fin du règne 361 – P. Balasa, Sénèque et la femme de la dynastie julio-claudienne, p.375 – Y. Perrin, IVe style, culture et société à Rome. Propositions pour une lecture historique de la peinture murale d’époque néronienne, p.384 – L. Polverini, II sistema spettacolare romano nell’età di Nerone, p.405 – J. -M. Blazquez, Côrdoba, capital de la Bética y los cordobeses en la Roma de Néron, p.417 – D. Foraboschi, Moneta ed economia nella politica di Nerone, p.425 CINQUIÈME PARTIE : VIE INTELLECTUELLE, VIE SPIRITUELLE E. Cizek, La littérature de l’époque de Néron. Un des sommets de la culture à Rome, p.435 – G. Galimberti Biffino, II ruolo del Bellum ciuile nella vita letteraria e intellettuale dell’epoca neroniana : eroismo e antieroismo in Lucano, p.443 – L. Castagna, Le guerre civili ed altri termi della poesia neroniana 455 – A. Wallace Hadrill, Rhetoric and Myth-making at the Court of Nero , p.472 – M. Di Branco, «Eroizzazione» di un imperatore : alle radici del mito di Nerone, p.479 – C. Vout, Nero and Sporus, p.493 – I. E. Ramelli, Seneca in Plinio, Dione, S. Agostino, p. 503 SIXIÈME PARTIE : VIE RELIGIEUSE J. Scheid, La religion publique à Rome sous le règne de Néron, p. 517 – E. Andreoni Fontecedro, Seneca : l’altro aspetto della divinità, p. 535 – G. Firpo, Nerone e I Giudei, p. 547 – E. Grzybek, Les premiers chrétiens et Rome, p. 561 SEPTIÈME PARTIE : LA ROME NÉRONIENNE DANS L’IMAGINAIRE CONTEMPORAIN M. Coccia, «Tra le vie Salaria e Nomentana» : l’ultima notte di Nerone negli abbozzi di una tragedia di Giovanni Pascoli, p. 571 – G. Pucci, Nerone sullo schermo, p.592; Collection Latomus 268; 604 pages 
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293 Crook, J. A LAW AND LIFE OF ROME
Cornell University Press 1967 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Faint sunning to spine. Scholar's bookplate to inner cover (G. P. Goold). ; Contents: The Law of Status, The Machinery of the Law, Family and Succession, Property, Labour, Commence, The Citizen and the State ; Aspects of Greek and Roman life; 349 pages 
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294 Crook, J. A. LEGAL ADVOCACY IN THE ROMAN WORLD
Cornell University Press 1995 0801431581 / 9780801431586 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Minor shelfwear to DJ. ; Crook here examines the role and significance of the advocate in the Roman legal system. Offering comparisons with modern legal practice, he addresses such questions as why Romans used advocates, what social function advocates fulfilled, and what conclusions can be drawn about a society that required litigants to have their cases presented by someone other than themselves. ; 225 pages 
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295 Crook, J. A. & Andrew Lintott & Elizabeth Rawson THE CAMBRIDGE ANCIENT HISTORY Volume IX: the Last Age of the Roman Republic, 146-43 BC
Cambridge University Press 2001 0521256038 / 9780521256032 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
A few pages have corner creasing with a bit of creasing. DJ has some tears and chipping. ; Volume IX of the second edition of The Cambridge Ancient History has for its main theme the process commonly known as the "Fall of the Roman Republic." Chapters 1-12 supply a narrative of the period from 133 B. C. To the death of Cicero in 43 B. C. , with a prelude analyzing the situation and problems of the Republic from the turning-point year 146 B. C. Chapters 13-19 offer analysis of aspects of Roman society, institutions and ideas during the period. ; Vol. 9; 945 pages 
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296 Crook, J. A. & Paul McKechnie THINKING LIKE A LAWYER Essays on Legal History and General History for John Crook on His Eightieth Birthday
Brill Academic Publishers 2002 9004124748 / 9789004124745 Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
Mnemosyne, Bibliotheca Classica Batava : Supplementum; 1 x 9.7 x 6.3 Inches; 301 pages; This is a book about the law and life of Rome—in which contributors respond to John Crook's injunction to 'think like lawyers' by ranging as far as ancient Greece, ancient Persia and modern Denmark to expound their themes and draw comparisons. An opening section focuses on Civil Law, more or less as conventionally conceived, with chapters on the peculium, on municipal law at Irni in Roman Spain, on advisers of Roman provincial governors, and on violent crime. Roman perceptions of the physical and human worlds are the focus of a second section, and comparisons between Greek, Roman and modern ways of thinking about law and government come into the third section. In the final section, contributors argue the history of law and life from refractions of real and imagined Rome. 
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297 Crook, John CONSILIUM PRINCIPIS Imperial Councils and Counsellors from Augustus to Dioceltian
Cambridge University Press 1955 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Book has minor shelfwear and rubbing. Scholar's bookplate to inner cover (G. P. Goold). Minor creasing to first few pages. Faint foxing. Tiny pen mark to 1 page. ; 198 pages 
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298 Csillag, Pal THE AUGUSTAN LAWS ON FAMILY RELATIONS
Akademiai Kiado 1976 9630509415 / 9789630509411 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Pages tanned. Light bumping to a couple of corners. Dustjacket has minor shelfwear and rubbing. Dustjacket is protected in mylar. ; Examines the content of the Lex Iulia de adulteriis, the Lex Iulia de maritandis ordinibus, the Lex papia Poppaea and other measures of Augustus. Augustus's laws were effective for five centuries until Justinian. ; 275 pages 
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299 Cumont, Franz Valery Marie AFTER LIFE IN ROMAN PAGANISM Lectures Delivered At Yale University on the Silliman Foundation
Yale University Press 1922 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
This book has some age wear and browning but generally it is in pretty good condition. Foxing to prelims. Bumping to spine ends and corners. Former owner's bookplate on inner cover. Inside hinge is cracked exposing webbing underneath. Light pencil notes to inner covers-- Text unaffected. ; Examines one of the most colorful historical epochs- between the republican period and the fall of Roman paganism. This was an era when religions, mysteries, and superstition fought, one with the other, for the true answer to the questions of life and after life. ; Mrs. Hepsa Ely Silliman Memorial Lectures 
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300 Cunliffe, Barry W. GREEKS, ROMANS, AND BARBARIANS Spheres of Interaction
Book Club Associates 1988 0416019919 / 9780416019919 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Top of spine is bumped. Light shelf wear. ; Book Club Edition. This work examines the social and economic systems of barbarian Europe in relation to Greek and Roman civilization. 
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