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1 Adcock, F. E CAESAR As Man of Letters
Cambridge University Press 1956 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown) , other name struck out. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and textblock. Spine sunned. ; Sir Frank Adcock's aim is to emphasize the literary character of Caesar's writings. He is worth reading, and this small book will help understanding. The Introduction reminds the reader what Caesar was and what he had accomplished when he wrote. In a chapter on "The Military Man" Caesar's literary interpretation of war and generalship is described. This short study gives insight into Roman literature and history as well as into the life and character of one of the world's great men. ; 114 pages 
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2 Adcock, F. E. ROMAN POLITICAL IDEAS AND PRACTICE
University of Michigan Press 1964 Softcover Very Good 
Wraps are a little browned. Spine lightly faded. ; Jerome Lectures; 120 pages; Adcock describes the growth and decline of political institutions from the early Roman kings, through the Republic, to the dictatorships when decay implicit in military absolutism became apparent. 
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3 Adcock, F. E. ROMAN POLITICAL IDEAS AND PRACTICE
University of Michigan Press 1967 Softcover Very Good 
Wraps are a little browned. Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). Old price to front wrap deleted. ; Jerome Lectures Sixth Series; 120 pages; Adcock describes the growth and decline of political institutions from the early Roman kings, through the Republic, to the dictatorships when decay implicit in military absolutism became apparent. 
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4 Cook, J. B. & S. A. Cook & F. E. Adcock & C. T. Seltman THE CAMBRIDGE ANCIENT HISTORY Volume of Plates II Prepared by C. T. Seltman
Cambridge University Press 1966 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Ex-library copy (non-circulating reference) with usual stamps, call numbers. Else VG. ; Cambridge Ancient History Series; 121 pages; This book of plates can be used either as a companion to Volume IV or as an independent, illustrated account of the period, and of the evidence of Greek civilization and culture as it encountered the Persian empire and struggled for its freedom. Detailed commentary accompanies a full pictoral survey of the art and archaeology of the Persian empire and its provinces, from Thrace to India. The section on Greece concentrates on late Archaic Athens, immediately before the Persian wars, and considers cultural progress as evidence of various aspects of Greek life and society. The fortunes of the Western Greek colonial area and of the Etruscan and Italic peoples are similarly treated. The volume concludes with a study of the invention of coinage and its use throughout Greece and Persia. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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5 Cook, J. B. & S. A. Cook & F. E. Adcock & C. T. Seltman THE CAMBRIDGE ANCIENT HISTORY Volume of Plates III Prepared by C. T. Seltman
Cambridge University Press 1966 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Ex-library copy (non-circulating reference) with usual stamps, call numbers. Appears to have been rebound in terracotta buckram with gilt lettering to spine. Else VG. ; Cambridge Ancient History Series; 199 pages; This book of plates can be used either as a companion to Volume IV or as an independent, illustrated account of the period, and of the evidence of Greek civilization and culture as it encountered the Persian empire and struggled for its freedom. Detailed commentary accompanies a full pictoral survey of the art and archaeology of the Persian empire and its provinces, from Thrace to India. The section on Greece concentrates on late Archaic Athens, immediately before the Persian wars, and considers cultural progress as evidence of various aspects of Greek life and society. The fortunes of the Western Greek colonial area and of the Etruscan and Italic peoples are similarly treated. The volume concludes with a study of the invention of coinage and its use throughout Greece and Persia. 
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6 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 
Price: 42.00 USD
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7 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 
Price: 38.00 USD
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8 Adcock, F. E. THE GREEK AND MACEDONIAN ART OF WAR
University of California Press 1962 0520000056 / 9780520000056 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). Spine a bit sunned. Light shelfwear. ; Traces battle tactics and military strategy from the city-states' early phalanxes of spearmen to the far-reaching combined operations of specialized land and sea forces in the Hellenistic age. ; Sather Classical Lectures; 109 pages; Later reprint. 
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