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Tercia pars operum Johannis de Gerson doctoris chritianissimi

Tercia pars operum Johannis de Gerson doctoris chritianissimi by GERSON, Johannes de

1494 Jean Gerson INCUNABLE Medieval Catholic Poem Mysticism Josephina Incunabula An extremely rare volume from the 1494 printin...

$5,999.00
Satyrae

Satyrae by PERSIUS, Flaccus Aulus

1499 Mantuanus Poetry + 1507 Satires of Persius Post-Incunable Satyrae ROME Roce Along with Juvenal, Persius was one of the g...

$2,950.00
Histoire Des Romains - Depuis Les Temps Les Plus Recules Jusqu'a l'Invasion Des Barbares

Histoire Des Romains - Depuis Les Temps Les Plus Recules Jusqu'a l'Invasion Des Barbares by ( Roman Empire )Duruy, Victor

Paris. Librairie Hachette. 1879. Bound in extravagantly ornate gilt pictorial red Morocco depicting gilt tooled Roman emblemat...

$2,500.00
Titi Livii patavini Decas qvarta.

Titi Livii patavini Decas qvarta. by LIVY, Titus

1520 1ed LIVY History of Rome Ab Urbe Condita ALDINE Scipio Africanus Punic Wars "Men of outstanding ability are more likely to...

$2,500.00
The Cities and Cemeteries of Etruria; in Two Volumes

The Cities and Cemeteries of Etruria; in Two Volumes by DENNIs, George

London: John Murray, 1848. RARE in the 1848 First Edition. Near Fine in contempoary half calf over buckram, edges of spines in g...

$2,500.00
The Roman Antiquities Of Dionysius Halicarnassensis, Translated Into English, With Notes And Dissertations By Edward Spelman, Esq.

The Roman Antiquities Of Dionysius Halicarnassensis, Translated Into English, With Notes And Dissertations By Edward Spelman, Esq. by Dionysius Halicarnassensis (Denis Halicarnassus), Translated By Edward Spelman [Bookplates Of M. Robert Guggenheim]

London: Booksellers Of London And Westminster, 1758. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Four Volumes, Complete, 1...

$2,250.00
The Description of Greece, by Pausanias. Translated from the Greek. With Notes ... And illustrated with Maps and Views Elegantly Engraved. In Three Volumes

The Description of Greece, by Pausanias. Translated from the Greek. With Notes ... And illustrated with Maps and Views Elegantly Engraved. In Three Volumes by Pausanias; ( Translation by Thomas Taylor )

London: Printed for R. Faulder , 1794. SCARCE. 444; (2), 383, (1); (2), 424 pp. Five full two-page woodcuts plus two fold-out...

$2,000.00
Vita Iustinianim atque Theodorae, Augustorum nec non triboniani : iurisprudentiae iustinianae proscenium ... cum ad legum et corporis iuris intelligendam Historiam

Vita Iustinianim atque Theodorae, Augustorum nec non triboniani : iurisprudentiae iustinianae proscenium ... cum ad legum et corporis iuris intelligendam Historiam by Von Ludewig, Johann Peter. 1668-1743

Halae Salicae [Halle, Germany]: Impensis Orphanotrophei, 1731. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo (square). Half bound vellum over brow...

CAD $2,350.00
The Five Great Monarchies of the Ancient Eastern World (1879 4th Ed.);  [together with] The Sixth Great Oriental Monarchy (1873 1st Ed.); and  The Seventh Great Oriental Monarchy (1876 1st Ed.)

The Five Great Monarchies of the Ancient Eastern World (1879 4th Ed.); [together with] The Sixth Great Oriental Monarchy (1873 1st Ed.); and The Seventh Great Oriental Monarchy (1876 1st Ed.) by Rawlinson, George

London: John Murray/ Longmans, Green and Co. , 1879. 4th Edition, 1879, of The Five Great Monarchies, John Murray, London; toget...

$1,750.00
L'Histoire Du Monde, De C. Pline Second, Collationee & Corrigee...&Enrichee d'Annotations En Marge...A Quoy'a Este Adjouste Un Traite Des Poix et Mesures Antiques, Reduites a La Facon Des Francois Par Antoine Pinet & Seigneur De Neroy....Derniere Edition

L'Histoire Du Monde, De C. Pline Second, Collationee & Corrigee...&Enrichee d'Annotations En Marge...A Quoy'a Este Adjouste Un Traite Des Poix et Mesures Antiques, Reduites a La Facon Des Francois Par Antoine Pinet & Seigneur De Neroy....Derniere Edition by Secondus Gaius Plinius [Pliny the Elder]; Pinet, Antoine [Translator]

Cologne: De L'imprimerie Jacob Stoer, 1625. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo (super). Two volumes in one. Place of publ...

CAD $2,250.00
Kansas State Gazetteer and Business Directory Including A Complete Business Directory of Kansas City, MO., 1878. Volume I

Kansas State Gazetteer and Business Directory Including A Complete Business Directory of Kansas City, MO., 1878. Volume I

Detroit, MI: R. L. Polk & Co., And A. C. Danser, 1878 939+ pages. Covers are well worn, with much of spine cover chipped aw...

$1,500.00
Rohault

Rohault's system of natural philosophy : illustrated with Dr. Samuel Clarke's notes taken mostly out of Sir Isaac Newton's philosophy. With additions. ... Done into English by John Clarke by ROHAULT, Jacques

1723 1st ed ENGLISH Physics Isaac NEWTON Illustrated Optics by Rohault & ClarkeJacques Rohault was an important French philosoph...

$1,500.00
Nuova raccolta di cento principali vedute antiche e moderne dell

Nuova raccolta di cento principali vedute antiche e moderne dell' alma citta' di Roma e delle sue vicinanze : disposte secondo il metodo dell' itinerario di Roma. by ANTONELLI, Giacomo

1830 1st ed Views of ROME Illustrated Vasi Engravings Pantheon Coliseum Vatican An incredible, valuable mid-19th-century collect...

$1,500.00
The Civil and Constitutional History of Rome from Its Foundations to the Age of Augustus, in Two Volumes  ( Fine Binding)

The Civil and Constitutional History of Rome from Its Foundations to the Age of Augustus, in Two Volumes ( Fine Binding) by Bankes, Henry

London: John Murray, 1818. SCARCE First Edition, 1818. Finely bound in unsigned contemporary half vellum over marbled boards, gi...

$1,500.00
Notitia Orbis Antiqui, sive Geographia Plenior, Ab ortu Rerumpublicarum ad Constantinorum tempera Orbis terrarum faciem declarans

Notitia Orbis Antiqui, sive Geographia Plenior, Ab ortu Rerumpublicarum ad Constantinorum tempera Orbis terrarum faciem declarans by Christopher Cellarius

Cantabrigiae [Cambridge] : Joannis Oweni, 1703 A very good early copy of this atlas of the ancient world which was first publish...

£1,200.00



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