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Selections from the Latin Poets:  Catullus, Lucretius, Tibullus,  Propertius, Ovid, and Lucan
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Selections from the Latin Poets: Catullus, Lucretius, Tibullus, Propertius, Ovid, and Lucan

By Crowell, E. P. (editor)

Boston: Ginn and Company. Good with no dust jacket; Owner name on front free endpaper, owner writing . and notes to first fifty pages and rear pastedown endpaper.. 1889. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Brown cloth binding. ; 300 pages .

$18.00

Ancient Iran
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Ancient Iran

By Moorey, P. R. S.

Oxford: The Ashmolean Museum. Very Good; Pages lightly toned.. 1975. First Printing. Softcover. 0900090235 . vii, 51 pages. Black and white frontispiece photo, maps, black and white photos, charts, concise bibliography, and index. A regional history illustrated with archaeological artifacts with an emphasis on their social and cultural uses. .

$10.00

The Messiah Jesus and John the Baptist:  According to Flavius Josephus\'  Recently Rediscovered Capture of Jerusalem and the Other Jewish and  Christian Sources
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The Messiah Jesus and John the Baptist: According to Flavius Josephus' Recently Rediscovered Capture of Jerusalem and the Other Jewish and Christian Sources

By Eisler, Robert; Flavius Josephus

NY: Lincoln MacVeagh/The Dial Press. Fair with no dust jacket; Boards heavily worn, hinges cracked, owner name . on front pastedown endpaper, bookstore label on rear pastedown endpaper, . shaken.. 1931. First American Edition. Hardcover. English translation by Alexander Haggerty Krappe. Purple cloth binding. xxviii, 638pp, index. 40 black and white plates. .

$200.00

The Latin Sexual Vocabulary
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The Latin Sexual Vocabulary

By Adams, J. N.

Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 1990. Later Printing. Softcover. 0801841062 . xii, 272 pages. Abbreviations listing, addenda and corrigenda, and index. A collection of Latin obscenities and sexual euphemisms drawn from both literary and non-literary sources from the early Republic to about the fourth century A. D. .

$15.00

The Works of Flavius Josephus:  Complete in One Volume
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The Works of Flavius Josephus: Complete in One Volume

By Josephus, Flavius

Edinburgh: William P. Nimmo. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn, page tops spotted, . front hinge starting, pages toned.. 1865. Reprint. Hardcover. Translated by William Whiston. Brown boards stamped in gilt and in blind on front boards and spine and in blind on rear boards. Frontispiece engraved portrait of Josephus and engraved vignette of Jerusalem on title page. Index. Double-columned text. Label with owner signature (Waldo Colburn) on front pastedown endpaper. A collection of the first century CE Jewish historians writings. ; 684 pages .

$25.00

Julian:  An Intellectual Biography
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Julian: An Intellectual Biography

By Athanassiadi, Polymnia

London: Routledge. Near Fine. 1992. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 041507763X . xxii, 249 pages. Footnotes, select bibliography, and index. A penetrating and scholarly analysis of Julian's intellectual development against the background of philosophy and religion in the late Roman Empire. .

$25.00

Publicans and Sinners:  Private Enterprise in the Service of the Roman  Republic
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Publicans and Sinners: Private Enterprise in the Service of the Roman Republic

By Badian, E.

Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled and rubbed.. 1983. Revised Edition. Softcover. 0801492416 . Bibliographies, abbreviations, notes, and indexes. A study of government contracts and contractors from the third Century BC to the death of Caesar, complete with a new critical bibliography. .

$12.00

The Gardens of Adonis:  Spices in Greek Mythology
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The Gardens of Adonis: Spices in Greek Mythology

By Detienne, Marcel

Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. Near Fine. 1994. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 0691001049 . xli,199 pages. Black and white illustrations and photos, charts, notes, and index. A reinterpretation of thoughts about the fertility myth of Adonis with implications for the history of physicality, gender issues, and patterns of Hellenistic literary imagining. .

$15.00

Religions of Rome:  Volume 1, a History
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Religions of Rome: Volume 1, a History

By Beard, Mary; North, John; Price, Simon

Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press. Very Good; Slight front and rear cover curl.. 2006. Later Printing. Softcover. 0521316820 . xxiv, 454 pages. Black and white maps, photos, illustrations, bibliography, and index. A scholarly survey of religious life at Rome from its rise as a world empire through conversion to Christianity. .

$20.00

Greek City-States
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Greek City-States

By Freeman, Kathleen

NY: W. W. Norton and Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and shelfworn.. 1950. First Edition. Hardcover. Bibliography, maps. Scholarly history of 99 ancient Greek city-states. Brick red cloth binding. ; 274 pages .

$20.00

The Cult of Pan in Ancient Greece
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The Cult of Pan in Ancient Greece

By Borgeaud, Philippe

Chicago: The University of Chicago Press. Very Good; Light soil to edges.. 1988. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 0226065960 . Black and white photos, appendix, notes, bibliography, and index. An examination of the origins and rise to popularity of the god Pan in ancient Greece tracing Pan's transformation from rural God of shepherds and wild places to a popular God of the urban Athenians. Signed by the author on the half title page. ; Signed by Author .

$30.00

Excellentium Imperatorum Vitae:  Editio Nova Accuratissima
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Excellentium Imperatorum Vitae: Editio Nova Accuratissima

By Nepotis, Cornelii; [Nepos, Cornelius]

London: J. & F. Rivington, T. Longman, and E. Johnson. Good with no dust jacket; Pages 11-14 are not bound in (haven't been . removed, but are AWOL) , pages toned, some minor soiling and chipping at . margins of text and a few scattered ink marks.. 1774. Hardcover. Recently rebound in red boards with decorative endpapers. Measures 6.25 x 4 inches. Frontispiece engraving by Du Guernier, [4]pp dedication, [5]pp chronology of the life of Nepos and his author's preface, followed by 114pp of text (lacking pp. 11-14) and [4]pp index. Text in Latin. Index refers to page numbers above 114, so perhaps this was Vol. I of this work. Wikipedia notes that this volume is the sole extant work of the ancient Roman historian Cornelius Nepos. It provides biographies of various military leaders. Subjects here include Militiades, Themistocles, Pausanias, Cimon, Lysander, Alcibiades, Thrasybulus, Conon, Dion, Iphicrates, Chabrias, Timotheus, Datames, Epaminondas, Pelopidas, Agesilaus, Eumenes, Phocion, Timoleon, De Regibus, Hamilcar, Hannibal, Cato, Atticus. Owner signature on front flyleaf (Howard B. Burlingame) , dated 1896. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$50.00

Sexual Symbolism:  A History of Phallic Worship
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Sexual Symbolism: A History of Phallic Worship

By Knight, Richard Payne; Wright, Thomas

Bell Publishing Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner signature on front free . endpaper, jacket rubbed.. 1957. Reprint. Hardcover. A reprint of two antiquarian volumes, Knight's "A Discourse on the Worship of Priapus" (1786) and Wright's "The Worship of the Generative Powers During the Middle Ages of Western Europe" (1866). Introduction by Ashley Montagu. Blue cloth binding. Many illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 413 pages .

$35.00

Excavations of the Arab Expedition At Sar El-Jisr, Bahrain
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Excavations of the Arab Expedition At Sar El-Jisr, Bahrain

By Ibrahim, Dr. Moawiyah

State of Bahrain Ministry of Information. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly sunned and worn, foxing . to endpapers and first and last several leaves.. 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. xii, 224pp. Many photos and illustrations, including a folding map of the excavation site. Text in English and Arabic. Brown cloth binding. Color frontispiece photo of H. H. Shaikh Isa bin Salman Al-Khalifa. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$25.00

Peoples of the Sea
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Peoples of the Sea

By Velikovsky, Immanuel

Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket toned and rubbed, remainder spray on . page bottoms, page tops foxed. 1977. Second Printing. Hardcover. 0385033893 . A second volume in the author's alternative history series, THE AGES OF CHAOS. Map endpapers. xviii, 261 pp.Illustrations.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall .

$10.00

45 Siecles De Musique Dans L\'Egypte Ancienne Travers La Sculpture, La  Peinture, L\'Instrument
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45 Siecles De Musique Dans L'Egypte Ancienne Travers La Sculpture, La Peinture, L'Instrument

By Hickmann, Hans

Paris: La Revue Musicale, Richard-Masse, Editeurs. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rounded and bumped, one inch loss at heel . of spine.. 1956. Hardcover. 12 pages of text followed by 112 plates of black and white photos of Egyptian music depicted in sculpture, painting, and other forms, followed by 26 pages of commentary and references. Text in French. Linen binding with black and white illustrated label on front boards and title stamped in brown on spine. Measures 16 x 10.5 inches. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall .

$70.00

Select Epigrams of Martial
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Select Epigrams of Martial

By Martial; Goertz, Donald C.

New Hyde Park, NY: University Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and rubbed with . sticker liftoff on front jacket panel.. 1971. Hardcover. Translations and adaptations from the Latin and with an introduction by Goertz. Gray cloth with titles in green on spine. ; 128 pages .

$12.00

Fossil Man in Tangier:  Papers of the Peabody Museum of American  Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University, Vol. XVI, No. 3
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Fossil Man in Tangier: Papers of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University, Vol. XVI, No. 3

By Senyurek, Muzaffer Suleyman

Cambridge, MA: Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1940. Hardcover. Brick red cloth with titling in gold on front boards. Bibliography, illustrations and photos. ; 27 pages .

$25.00

A History of Rome:  Down to the Reign of Constantine
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A History of Rome: Down to the Reign of Constantine

By Cary, M.

London: Macmillan and Co. , Ltd.. Good in Very Good dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed, owner name on ffep, . underlining throughout. Jacket toned, scuffed and chipped.. 1960. Second Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth. xvi, 820 pages. Maps, black and white illustrations and photos, and index. A general survey of Roman history, economic life, art and literature and political development detailing military campaigns, the causes of Roman wars, and the pervasive influence of the Roman conquests. .

$15.00

Ages in Chaos
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Ages in Chaos

By Velikovsky, Immanuel

Garden City, NY: Doubleday. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and tattered.. 1952. Later Printing. Hardcover. 0385048971 . Map endpapers. Index. An alternative interpretation of ancient history. ; 350 pages .

$25.00

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