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Proclus' Commentary on Plato's Parmenides

By Proclus. translated by Glenn Morrow and John M. Dillion. introduction and notes by John M. Dillion

Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, 1987. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Thick octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards, Missing dust jacket. 616 p. w/ footnotes, bibliography, indices.

$50.00

Outcasts : Signs of Otherness in Northern European Art of the Late MIddle Ages 2 vols. California Studies in the History of Art XXXII

By Mellinkoff, Ruth

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Two heavy quartos (oversized). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jackets. Spine of djs are faded. Vol. 1 has 360 p. w/ endnotes,bibliography, index. Vol. 2 has all the plates. A thorough study of the representation of all kinds of outcasts and those on the edge of society - Jews, heretics, lepers, gamblers, executioners, prostitutes, and more. Uncommon.

$160.00

The Oxford Handbook of Early Christian Archaeology

By Pettegrew, David K., William R. Caraher, and Thomas W. Davis, editors

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Tall octavo (slightly oversize). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. 707 p. w/ end of essay bibliographies, illus., figures, index. A collection of some 34 scholarly essays covering general Christian archaeology, sacred spaces, art and artifacts, and regional perspectives.

$99.00

Jean Webster : Storyeller

By Simpson, Alan and Mary Simpson with Ralph Connor

Tymor Associates, 1984. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Tall octavo (slightly oversize). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. Dj has fading at spine and edges. 213 p. w/ illus., endnotes, genealogy, chronology, index. A biography of this early 20th century woman writer, who died in childbirth in 1916, after some success with her first books and plays. Printed very nicely by the Stinehour Press and designed by Freeman Keith.

$45.00

Black British Migrants in Cuba : Race, Labor, and Empire in the Twentieth Century Caribbean, 1898 - 1948

By Giovannetti-Torres, Jorge L.

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. 305 p. w/ a few graphs and illus., footnotes, bibliography, and brief index. A study of migration from British Caribbean areas to Cuba, primarily in the pre-WWII era.

$65.00

The Wall Paintings of the Panagia Olympiotissa at Elasson in Northern Thessaly 2 vols.

By Constantides, Efthalia C. edited by Jacques Y. Perreault. preface by Prof. Doula Mouriki

Athens, Greece: Canadian Archaeological Institute at Athens, 1992. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Two heavy quartos (oversized). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jackets. Primarily in English. Vol. 1 has 401 p. w/ footnotes, appendices bibliography, index, and summary in Greek. Vol. 2 has all the plates. A thorough study of the late Byzantine wall paintings in this northern Greek monastery, providing great insight into the regional art of the period. Uncommon.

$225.00

The Leon Levy Expedition to Ashkelon. Ashkelon 6 : the Middle Bronze Age Ramparts and Gates of the North Slope and Later Fortifcaions

By Sager, Lawrence E. J. David Scholen, and Ross J. Voss et. al.

Hardcover. Very good/very good. Quarto ( oversize ). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. 638 p. w/ many illus. and figures, bibliography, concordance, index. A continuing volume in the detailed archaeological record of the very ancient city of Ashkelon in southern Israel.

$110.00

Peter Stuchbury of People and Places : Between the Bush and the Beach. Pesaro Architectural Monographs 3

By Drew, Philip. introduction by Richard Leplastrier. essays by Philip Goad and Neilsen Warrren. Photography by Patrick Bingham-Hall

Balmaine, NSW, Australia: Pesaro Publishing, 2000. First edition. Oversized Paperback. Very good. Thin tall quarto (oversized). Slight wear to edges and corners of covers. French flaps. 121 p. w/ illustrations, list of projecs and awards.

$70.00

The Golden Age of Automatic Musical Instruments

By Reblitz, Arthur A. edited by Q. David Bowers

Woodsville, NH: Mechanical Music Press, 2001. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Quarto ( oversize ). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. 436 p. w/ many illus., glossary, bibliography, index, and appendices on collector's groups, coverting prices, lists of manufacturers and distributors, and musial scales.

$95.00

The Architecture of Glenn Murcutt

By Murcutt, Glenn, Maryam Gusheh,Tom Heneghan, Catherine Lassen, and Shoko Seyama. photography by Anthony Browell

Tokyo: Toto Publishing, 2014. Third printing. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Small quarto (slighly oversized). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. 326 p. w/ many color illus. A lovely study of the work of one of Australia's leading late 20th century architects.

$60.00

Manna from Athos : the Issue of Frequent Communion on the Holy Mountain in the Late Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Centuries

By Hieromonk Patapios and Archbishop Chysostomos

Oxford: Peter Lang, 2006. First edition. Trade Paperback. Very good. Thin octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of covers. Name of former owner in ink at te top of the title page. 187 p. w/ footnotes, bibliography. A theological text, containing the first complete English language translation of the work Concerning Frequent Communion, and a discussion of the decline in the frequency of communion in the Christian eas.

$40.00

Josef Frank : Life and Work

By Long, Christopher

Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2002. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Quarto (oversized). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. Bookplate of an architect on pastedown. 384 p. w/ illustrations, drawings, endnotes, catalogue of works, bibliography, index. A study of this modernist Austrian architect (1885 - 1967 ), whose work came to define Swedish modern design, after the moved there in 1933.

$65.00

Rehabilitating the Old City of Beijing : Project in the Ju'er Hutong Neighborhood

By Liangyong, Wu

Vancouver, Canada: UBC Press, 1999. First edition. Trade Paperback. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of covers. 239 p. w/ illus., drawings, endnotes, appendices, bibliography, brief index. A discussion of planning for the future of Beijing's hutong (narrow lane) areas, arguing for "organic renewal" - respect for local and historical identity. Uncommon.

$185.00

Lettercarving in Wood : a Practical Course

By Pye, Chris

Lewes, East Sussex, UK: Guild of Master Craftsmen Publications, LTD., 1997. First edition. Oversized Paperback. Good. Quarto (oversized). Slight wear to edgs and corners of covers.A bit of rubbing to front cover. 230 p. w/ many drawings & color illus., glossary, further reading, index. A superb and classic book on lettercarving by a master English carver.

$85.00

Ammianus Marcellinus and the Representation of Reality

By Barnes, Timothy

Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1998. Later printing. Hardcover. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards, Missing dust jacket. 290 p. w/ footnotes, appendices, bibliography, indices.

$40.00

The Emperor Domitian

By Jones, Brian W.

London: Routledge, 1992. Trade Paperback. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of covers. 292 p. w/ endnotes, bibliography, person index, author index, and general index. A thorough and well written biography of this late first century AD Roman emperor.

$30.00

Cronologia Ciceroniana. Collana di Studi Ciceroniani VI

By Marinonem Nino

Rome: Cenro di Studi Ciceroniani, 1997. First edition. softcover . Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of covers. 490 p. w/ bibliography, index.

$40.00

Salamandastron : a Tale from Redwall

By Jacques, Brian. illustrated by Gary Chalk. dust jacket illustration by Troy Howell

New York, NY: Philomel, 1992. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. SIGNED by the author on the half-title page. 5th in the Redwall series.

$40.00

Empires and Exchanges in Eurasian Late Antiquity : Rome, China, Iran, and the Steppe ca. 250 - 750

By Di Cosmo, Nicola and Michael Maas, editors

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Tall octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. 504 p. w/ maps, a few illus., footnotes, glossary of Chinese terms, bibliography, index. 26 scholarly essays covering the broad topics of : Hisorical Thresholds; Movements, Contacts, and Exchanges; and Empires, Diplomacy, and Frontiers.

$75.00

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

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