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Ancient Greece and Rome

Ancient Greece and Rome

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Seven Against Thebes (The Greek Tragedy in New Translations), Aeschylus; translated by Anthony Hecht and Helen H. Bacon
1 Aeschylus; translated by Anthony Hecht and Helen H. Bacon Seven Against Thebes (The Greek Tragedy in New Translations)
New York Oxford University Press, 1973 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
First Edition. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, not price-clipped. Bumping to spine head. Black cloth hardcover with jacket. xi + 88 pp., including glossary and notes. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Suppliants (The Greek Tragedy in New Translations), Aeschylus; translated by Janet Lembke
2 Aeschylus; translated by Janet Lembke Suppliants (The Greek Tragedy in New Translations)
New York Oxford University Press, 1975 First Edition Thus Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
First Edition. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, not price-clipped. Black cloth with dust jacket. xii + 101 pp, including notes. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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3 Aristotle; Hugh Tredennick and G. Cyril Armstrong, translators Aristotle XVIII; Metaphysics, X-XIV; Oeconomica; Magna Moralia
Cambridge Harvard University Press, 1990 Hard Cover Fine Fine Hard Cover 24mo 5" - 6" tall 
A sterling condition hardcover copy with tight binding, no markings, and minimal wear to the cover. Olive drab boards signifying the LCL imprint, fully intact dust jacket. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Grece Archaique, Chabonneaux, Jean, Roland Martin, and Francois VIllard
4 Chabonneaux, Jean, Roland Martin, and Francois VIllard Grece Archaique
Paris, France N.R.F. Gallimard, 1968 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with crimped tips at bottom, but neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Rich red cloth covers, with title stamped on cover and on spine. Pictorial dust jacket fully intact, not price-clipped, but showing shelf- and edge-wear, including paint drips (from the personal art book library of Paul-Henri Bourguignon, a Belgian-born, Columbus, Ohio-based photographer and especially painter of some and sustaining renown (1906-1988), known for his works dealing with Haiti and the human condition). Heavy, oversized, tall quarto format. Published by Editions Gallimard, under the tutelage of Andre Malraux and Georges Salles, yet another contribution to the L'Univers des Formes series. Linen ribbon bookmark still intact. Tons of black-and-white and color photographs, charts, maps, and illustrations. x + 437 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Plutarch's Lives: the translation called Dryden's, corrected from the Greek and revised, Volumes 1-5, Clough, A.H.
5 Clough, A.H. Plutarch's Lives: the translation called Dryden's, corrected from the Greek and revised, Volumes 1-5
London The Chesterfield Society, Edition De Luxe Hardcover Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Well-preserved set of the handsomely produced collection by London's The Chesterfield Society in a Limited Edition (750) Edition de Luxe edition, complete in five volumes. No dates of publication, but appear to be late 19th or early 20th century. This is considered to be the definitive translation, that is, by John Dryden, and then edited by Arthur Hugh Clough. Marbled paper over boards to all five volumes, black pebbly half leather-backed. Sharp and distinct gilt lettering and decoration to spines. Decorated endpapers with intact hinges and nary a loose signature. Slight scuffing to tips and extremities of some volumes. Light dust-soiling to edges; gilt top edges. Each volume contains a black-and-white, tissue-protected illustration at frontis. Volume 1: xxxiv + 419 pp.; Volume 2: 428 pp.; Volume 3: 394 pp.; Volume 4: 447 pp.; Volume 5: 450 pp. Overall, quite a handsome set that looks great on the shelf. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 155.00 USD
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Rhesos (The Greek Tragedy in New Translations), Euripides; translated by Richard Emil Braun
6 Euripides; translated by Richard Emil Braun Rhesos (The Greek Tragedy in New Translations)
New York Oxford University Press, 1978 First Edition Thus Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
First Edition. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, not price-clipped. Black cloth hardcover with jacket. xii + 97 pp., including glossary and notes. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Child Life in Greek Art, Klein, Anita E.
7 Klein, Anita E. Child Life in Greek Art
New York Columbia University Press, 1932 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Fair Hardcover 4to 
Still sturdy tall hardcover copy, with a Fair dust jacket. Red and black cloth binding; spine ends, cover corners bumped and rubbed; boards faded at margins; page block edges, endpapers foxed and smudged, else a tight, clean copy. Dust jacket is rubbed, chipped and abraded at edges; jacket faces scuffed and smudged, sunned from orange to yellow, but in a Kapco sleeve. Lots of black-and-white photos and illustrations. 62 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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8 Merivale, Charles A General History of Rome, from the Foundation of the City to the Fall of Augustulus, B.C. 753--A.D. 476
New York Harper & Brothers, 1879 Hard Cover Good No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 12mo 7" - 7 
Still sturdy and attractive hardcover copy, spine and binding still tight, pages clean and clear, if a bit age-toned, and with moderate wear to covers and tips, including slight crease to spine, scuffing to spine top and bottom, edge-wear, etc. Foxing and tanning to end-papers, slight foxing to the text-block, but still overall clean and neat, and without internal markings. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 11.20 USD
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9 Saylor, Steven A Mist of Prophecies: A Novel of Ancient Rome
New York Minotaur Books, 2002 0312271212 / 9780312271213 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall Signed by Author
Signed boldly by the author at title page. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, protected by a plastic coat, dust jacket not being price-clipped. 270 pp., including an Author's Note. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 19.00 USD
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Antigone (The Greek Tragedy in New Translations), Sophocles; translated by Richard Emil Braun
10 Sophocles; translated by Richard Emil Braun Antigone (The Greek Tragedy in New Translations)
New York Oxford University Press, 1973 First Edition Thus Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
First Edition. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, not price-clipped. Black cloth hardcover with jacket. xi + 101 pp., including glossary and notes. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Fulgentius the Mythographer, Whitbread, leslie George
11 Whitbread, leslie George Fulgentius the Mythographer
Columbus, Ohio Ohio State University Press, 1971 0814201628 / 9780814201626 First Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, some slight sunning, but not price-clipped. Contains: The Mythologies, The Exposition of the Content of Virgil, Explanation of Obsolete Words, On the Ages of the World and of Man, and On the Thebaid. Translated from the Latin by leslie George Whitbread. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. x + 258 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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