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Measure and Music : Enjambement and Sentence Structure in the Iliad

By Higbie, Carolyn

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1990. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. 229 p. w/ footnotes, bibliography, index locorum. A study of the syntactical relationship between successive verses in the Iliad of Homer.

$40.00

Studies in Greek Genealogical Chronology

By Prakken, Donald Wilson

Lancaster, PA: The author, 1943. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. No dust jacket. 113 p. w/2 fold out charts, footnotes, bibliography, index.

$30.00

Epistolographi Graeci

By Hercher, Rudolphus [ Rudolph ]

Amsterdam: Adolf M. Hakkert, 1965. Reprint. Hardcover. Very good. Thick octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. Corners bumped. 843 p. w/ indexes. A sturdy and useful edition of an important reference for Ancient Greek by a noted German philologist, known for his textual criticism of Greek authors.

$225.00

Corpus der Griechisch Christlichen Inschriften Von Hellas. Inschrifen von Peloponnes. Band I : Isthmos, Korinthos. Inscriptiones Graecae Christianae veteres et Byzantinae (IGCB) Vol 1.

By Bes, Nikos A. editor

Chicago: Ares Publishers, Inc. , 1978. Reprint. Hardcover. Very good. Octavo (standard siz). Slight wear to edges and corners. xcii, 128 p. w/ bibliography in the roman numbered pages, a few illus.

$89.00

Phylarchus and the Spartan Revolution, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PUBLICATIONS IN HISTORY vol 68

By Africa, Thomas W.

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1961. First stand-alone printing. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Thin octavo ( standard size). Slight wear and some browning to edges and corners of pages. Tape repair at heel of spine, with a light waterstain on most pages at that corner. 92 p. w/ endnotes, index. A study of the 3rd century b.c.e. Greek historian Phylarchis and his coverage and biases concerning Cleomenes III of Sparta.

$35.00

Ars Grammatica Qualem Exemplaria Vetustissima Exhhibent Subscriptis Discrepantiis et Testimoniis Quae in Codicibus Recentioribus Scholiis Erotematis Apud Alios Scriptores Interpretem Armenium

By Dionysii Thracis [ Dionysius Thrax ] Gustavus Uhlig, edior

Lipsiae: B. G. Teubner, 1883. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. Corners slightly bumped. Spine lightly faded. Name of forner owner, noted scholar of Cicero Prof. Shackleton Bailey, on flyleaf in pencil with the date 1934. 224 p. in Greek and Latin. An important and early text on Greek and Greek grammar, currently thought to have come from the 4th century c,e,, rather than from the Hellenistic period.

$95.00

Sklaven, Köche und Hetären : das Dienstpersonal bei Menander [ Slaves, Cooks and Hetaera: the Service Staff of Menander ]

By Krieter-Spiro, Martha

Stuttgart, Germany: B. G. Teubner, 1977. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. No dust jacket issued. 329 p. w/ additional unnumbered pages of tables, bibliography, indexes. In German.

$50.00

Collectanea Alexandrina: Reliquiae Minores Poetarum Graecorum Aetatis Ptolemaicae 323-146 A. C. Epicorum, Elegiacorum, Lyricorum, Ethicorum. Cum Epimetris et Indice Nominum

By Powell, Ionannis [ John ], editor

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1925. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. No dust jacket. Name of former owner, Ciceronian scholar DS Shackleton Bailey, and the date "July 1937" on flyleaf. 253 p. A collection of works by minor poets of the Hellenistic period of the Ptolemies.

$115.00

The Fables of Aesop

By Aesop. illustrated by Edward Detmold

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1909. Limited edition. Hardcover. Good, internals very good. . Quarto. Some wear and soiling to edges and corners of boards. Slight soiling and spotting to covers. Small tears in cloth at heel of spine. Darkening to spine, but gilt titling still easily read.Slight darkening to endpapers. Beauiful gilt hawk, ruling, designs, and publishing information on front board. Hand numbered no. 155 of 750 copies, SIGNED by Detmold on the limitation page. 25 bright, full color, very active illusrations tipped in (2 more than the regular edition), one for each fable. An attractive work, inside and out, of a classic ancient author with superb modern illustrations, sought after by collectors of 20th c. illustrated works.

$525.00

The Argonautica of Apollonius Rhodius

By Apollonius Rhodius. edited with introduction and commentary by George W. Mooney, M. A

London / Dublin: Longmans, Green and Co. / Hodges, Figgis & Co. , 1912. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. No dust jacket. Some pages unopened at top. Bumping at head and heel of spine. Ownership inscription by the former owner Shackleton Bailey, a noted Ciceronian scholar and dated December 1937. v (3), 454 (1) p. w/ footnotes, indexes. Text of the Argonautica in Greek, other sections in English.

$65.00

Against Timarchos

By Aeschines. translated with introduction and commentary by Nick Fisher

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. 397 p. w/ footnotes, appendices, bibliography, index. The first commentary in any language on this particular prosecution speech of 346/45 b.c., an important source for Athenian legal sanctions and moral attitudes concerning same-sex relations. Includes a new complete translation.

$45.00

Greek Archives, Cults, and Topography

By Pritchett, W. Kendrick with John M. Camp II

Amsterdam: J. C. Gieben Publisher, 1996. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. No dust jacket issued. 252 p. w/ 4 indexes. Primarily a collection of 4 interlinked essays : Pentekontaetia - Archives and Eponymoi ; Hyampolis - Cults and the Early Thessalo-Phokian War ; Thucydides' Campaign of Tangara ; The Hypate-Kallion Route Through Central Greece.

$25.00

Sycophancy in Athens

By Lofberg, John Oscar

Menasha, Wisconsin: The College Press, [ 1919 ]. First edition. Paperback Original. Good. Octavo (standard size). wear to edges and corners of boards, more so to spine. Names of previous owners written and stamped on title page. Covers a bit browned. 104 p. w/ footnotes, index of passages cited.

$35.00

Coins, Bodies, Games, and Gold : the Politics of Meaning in Archaic Greece

By Kurke, Leslie

Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, 1999. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. No dust jacket. 384 p. w/ footnotes, bibliography, index lorocum, general index. A difficult book to categorize, the author examines "the prehistory of political theory" by looking at games, songs, stories, and coins, drawing heavily from Herodotus

$50.00

Past and Process in Herodotus and Thucydides

By Hunter, Virginia

Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, 1982. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. Small tear at edge of dj at front panel. A few maginal notes in light pencil. 371 p. w/ footnotes, appendices, glossary, bibliography, index. A scholarly comparison of Herodotus and Thucydides.

$30.00

Financing the Athenian Fleet : Public Taxation and Social Relations

By Gabrielsen, Vincent

Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1994. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard sized). Slight wear to edges and corners of covers and dust jacket. 306 p. w/ endnotes, bibliography, general and literary index. The first full length study of the financial, logistical, and social organization of the Athenian navy, including the trierarchs.

$30.00

A History of the Greek Language from Its Origins to the Present

By Adrados, Francisco Rodriguez

Leiden: Brill, 2005. First edition. Hardcover w/glossy pictorial boards. Good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. No dust jacket issued. Coffee stain to foredge. 345 p. w/ footnotes, bibliography, index.

$105.00

Greek Fortifications

By Winter, F. E.

Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1971. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Landscape quarto (oversized). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. 370 p. w/ illus., drawings. footnotes, maps, select bibliography, index. A study of Greek fortification at numerous sites at various periods, with extensive use of ancient sources.

$30.00

Machon : The Fragments

By Machon. edited with comentary by A. S. F. Gow

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1965. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. No dust jacket. 160 (1) p. w/ footnotes, indexes, concordance.

$50.00

Salamis and the Salaminioi : the History of an Unofficial Athenian Demos

By Taylor, Martha C.

Amsterdam: J.C. Gieben, 1997. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. No dust jacket issued. 344 p. w/ footnotes, catalogue of the "geographical" Salaminioi, bibliography, index.

$75.00

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