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Hugh MacDiarmid: A Festschrift
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Hugh MacDiarmid: A Festschrift

By Duvall, K. D. and Sydney Goodsir Smith.

Edinburgh: K D Duvall,. Hardback. 221pp. 16 essays including contributions by Norman MacCaig, David Daiches, Maurice Lindsay, etc. Subjects include Scots, Gaelic, Marxism, nationalism, the Scottish renaissance, etc. Black and white frontis and further plates with nearly 30 photographs. Presumed to be a proof copy as binding is thin card with no titles. Heavily sunned to spine. Internally clean and neat. Good, sound copy. . Hardcover. 1962.

$15.77

The Survival of English: Essays in Criticism of Language
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The Survival of English: Essays in Criticism of Language

By Robinson, Ian

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,. Hardback. 247pp. Includes chapters on Religious English, the language of love, anarchy and criticism, the vulgarization of The Times. Green boards with gilt titles to spine are very clean and neat. Dust wrapper is a little rubbed. Near fine copy in very good dw . Hardcover. 1973.

$11.83

Swaziland: World Bibliographical Series volume 24
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Swaziland: World Bibliographical Series volume 24

By Nyeko, Balam

Oxford: ABC-CLIO / Clio Press,. Paperback. 242pp. Organised in to themes such as geography and geologym flora and fauna, history (pre colonial, colonial,  and post-colonial), language, religion, politics, literature, art, music, media, libraries, etc. 2nd Revised edition. A little rubbed with a tiny area of surface loss to the front. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 2nd Revised edition. 1994.

$5.26

An Introduction to New Testament Greek: A Quick Course in the Reading of  Koine Greek
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An Introduction to New Testament Greek: A Quick Course in the Reading of Koine Greek

By Beetham, Frank

Bristol: Bristol Classical Press,. 374pp. Intended for everyone from absolute beginners to those with more experience of the language. Paperback. Rubbed to edges and well thumbed but sound. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1993.

$13.14

Opera [ Works ]

By Q. Horati Flacci [ Horace ]

Oxford: Clarendon Press,. Unpaginated. Edited by Edward C. Wickham. Dark blue cloth with gilt titles to spine. Light edge wear. Dust wrapper is rather browned and dust marked. Very good copy in fair dust wrapper. . Hardcover. Reprint. 1967.

$10.51

Human Memory

By Gregg, Vernon

London: Methuen,. Paperback. 142pp. Essential Psychology series. This is A6 -  a book in series A on Experimental Psychology.  Pages lightly tanned. Slightly faded to spine. Good+, sound copy. . Paperback. Reprint. 1981.

$1.97

Essentials of New Testament Greek
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Essentials of New Testament Greek

By Huddilston, John Homer

New York: Macmillan,. Hardback. 233pp. Lessons, exercises, grammar and bibliography. Red cloth with gilt title to spine, much rubbed and darkened. Rubbed to points. Good, sound copy. . Hardcover. 1935.

$11.83

Aeneidos Liber V [ Aeneid ]

By P. Vergili Maronis [ Vergil ]

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,. Hardback. 83pp. TEXT IN LATIN. Edited with English notes by A. Sidgwick. Part of the Pitt Press series. Occasional pencil annotation and school boy doddles and cartoons to margins. Green cloth rubbed to edges. Fair copy. . Hardcover. 1889.

$5.91

Captivi

By T. Macci Plauti [ Plautus ]

London: Macmillan,. Hardback. 215pp. TEXT IN LATIN. introduction and notes in English. Edited by Archibald R. S. Hallidie. Red boards with gilt titles to spine. Blind stamped to front with a circular device; the device has been gone over in heavy pencil in the indentations. Ffep has been torn out. Ink spots to closed page edges. Some annotation to text. Good, sound copy. . Hardcover. Reprint. 1905.

$5.26

Captivi

By T. Macci Plauti [ Plautus ]

Oxford: Clarendon Press,. Hardback. 120pp. TEXT IN LATIN. Introduction and notes in English. Red cloth with black titles and decoration. Minimal wear. Endpapers lightly browned. Very good copy. . Hardcover. Reprint. 1954.

$9.20

Fabvlae III [ Fables ]

By Evripides [ Euripides ]

Oxford: Clarendon.. Limp cloth edition. TEXT IN GREEK. Preface in Latin. Edited by Gilbert Murray.  Some occasional neat pencil annotation to text. Rubbed to edges and across spine which is creased but sound. Previous owners' name to endpapers with some crossing out. Good, sound copy. . Original Cloth.

$9.20

The Antigone of Sophocles

By Sophocles

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,. Hardback. 252pp. TEXT IN GREEK. The introduction and commentary, in English, is an abridged version of that by Richard C. Jebb. Commentary abridged by E. S. Shuckburgh.  Blue cloth darkened to spine and somewhat rubbed with very tiny areas of expossed board. Slightly bumped. Previous owner's name to endpaper. Some neat pencil annotation. No dw. Good, sound copy. . Hardcover. 1929.

$10.51

De Gestis Alexandri Magni Regis Macedonum [ The Life of Alexander the Great ]

By Q. Curtii Rufi [ Rufus Curtius ]

Leipzig: Teubner,. Hardback. 271pp. TEXT IN LATIN. Edited by H E Foss with introduction in Latin. Half bound in Morocco with marbled paper to boards. Brown leather to spine and corners; gilt titles to spine. Front board is flat but it has been bent in the past and has a weak vertical line to the middle of the board. Rubbed and bumped. Old label to front with hand written letter and number, perhaps from school use. Previous owner's names to endpapers. Good copy. . Hardcover. 1859.

$13.14

Bucolics and Georgics ( Bucolica et Georgica )

By Virgil ( P. Vergili Maronis )

London: Macmillan,. Hardback. 396pp. TEXT IN LATIN. Introduction in English. Edited by T. E. Page.  Pen and pencil annotations throughout are neat and do not obscure text. Red cloth with gilt tiles to spine is worn to edges. Previous owner's name to endpaper and to blank prelim. No dw. Good, sound copy. . Hardcover. Reprint. 1937.

$10.51

A Handbook of Greek Literature

By Rose, H. J.

London: Methuen,. Hardback. 454pp. An overview that assumes, for the most part, no previous knowledge except of the Greek alphabet. The author uses two type sizes to highlight the sections which are more in depth and those designed for the beginner's interest. Blue cloth with blind embossed titles to front and gilt titles to spine. Slightly rubbed and very slightly bumped. Previous owner's name to endpaper. Very good copy. . Hardcover. Third edition, revis. 1948.

$11.83

Tusculanarum Disputationum

By Ciceronis, M. Tullii [ Cicero ].

Leipzig: Teubner,. Paperback. 213pp. TEXT IN LATIN. No 31 in the works of Cicero series by Teubner. Edited by C. F. W. Müller. Paper covers much rubbed and becoming detached though gatherings are still soundly attached to each other. Previous owner's name neatly in ink to front. Reading copy only. . Paperback. 1898.

$4.60

Argonavtica [ Argonautica ]

By Apollonii Rhodi [ Apollonius Rhodius ]

Oxford: Clarendon,. Limp cloth edition. TEXT IN GREEK. Preface in Latin. Edited by R. C. Seaton.  Limp cloth edition. TEXT IN GREEK. Preface in Latin. Edited by R. C. Seaton. Some neat pencil annotation. Rubbed to edges. Previous owner's name to endpapers. Good, sound copy. . Paperback.

$9.20

The Alecestis

By Euripides

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,. Hardback. 159pp. TEXT IN GREEK. Edited by W. S. Hadley. With extensive notes in English.  Previous owner's name neatly in ink to endpaper. Ink notes on translation to rear endpaper. Rubbed to edges with one small area of exposed board to rear hinge edge. No dw. Good+, sound copy. . Hardcover. 1912.

$9.20

Scots Saws From the Folk-Wisdom of Scotland

By Murison, David

Edinburgh: James Thin / The Mercat Press,. Hardback. 92pp. Delightful book of Scots' proverbs which contain all the wit, folk wisdom and inherent contradictions you would expect. A-Z compendium plus highly readable introduction, a note on informal expressions of greeting, and a short collection of English sayings with their equivalent in Scots. Dust wrapper is very lightly sunned to edges and has a few finger marks to orange areas. Very slightly bumped to top of spine. Dust wrapper is lightly rubbed. Near fine copy in very good dust wrapper . Hardcover. 1981.

$9.20

Silvae

By P. Papini Stati [ Statius ]

Oxford: Oxford University Press,. Hardback. Full dark blue cloth with gilt titles. TEXT IN LATIN. Edited by John S. Phillimore.  Some neat pencil annotation. Rubbed to edges. Bumped to one corner. No dw. Previous owner's name to endpapers. Very good copy. . Hardcover.

$11.83

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