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    AELIAN - De Natura Animalium Libri XVII - SKU: 15913

    Cum animadversionibus ….. curante Abrahamo Gronovio… 2 vols. Londini, Excudit Guilelmus Bowyer 1744. 4to., 18thC. calf w. rubbed gilt spines. Edges worn & hinges cracked. Contents Still an attractive set. XIV+XXVII +index+604pp; 605-1128pp+index. St


    AESCHYLUS - Tragoediae Septem cum Versione Latina - SKU: 19847

    2 vols. Edited by Porson. Same text as 1795 edn. Glasguae, Foulis 1794. Londini, T.Payne & Oxoniae J.Cooke. 1806. Sm. thick 8vo. Modern cloth binding w. ‘Aeschyli’ on spines. A few ink annotations in an early hand. Page edges uncut. Occ. foxing. Lower margin cropped at pages 3 & 4. 4ff+254 double pps; 2ff+202 double pps. Gaskell 702. A good set, but in a utilitarian binding. G2


    AESOP - Fables - SKU: 35135

    and other eminent mythologists: with morals and reflections by Sir Roger L’Estrange. 8th edn. London, Bettesworth etc. 1738. Early calf w. red title label. Binding rubbed & worn at edges. Fairly lengthy inscription on endpaper. Engr. frontis. + portrait. 6ff+33pp+7pp+548pp. St


    ARISTAENETUS - Epistolae - SKU: 35067

    Graece cum versione Latina et notis Josiae Merceri, curante J.C. de Pauw. Trajecti ad Rhenum, apud H. Besseling. 1737. 12mo. Contemporary vellum, sl. soiled. Lacks endpapers. Sigs of W.L.Lorimer & Francis Bacon. 12ff+288pp. A nice copy. St


    ATHENAEUS - Ex recensione Guil. Dindorfii - SKU: 28657

    3 vols. Lipsieae, Libraria Weidmannia 1827. Full calf w. dulled gilt spines. Red & green labels. Bindings rubbed. Some corners bumped. Poor quality paper, foxed throughout, o/w. a sound set. XX+1897pp. St.


    ATHENAEUS (ed. SCHWEIGHÄUSER, JOHANNES) - Animadversiones in Athenaei Deipnosophistas - SKU: 87406

    Post Isaacum Casaubonum conscripsit Johannes Schweighaeuser. Tomi I – XV.  Strasbourg 1801-05 Societas Bipontina. Fifteen volumes quarter bound in dark brown calf, unbanded spines with gilded labels and brown marbled paper on boards. All very heavily shelf worn and soiled. No splits or loose bindings but many corners are bumped, boards are scuffed and the whole set could benefit from a thorough restoration.  [Res]



    AUGUSTINE - De Civitate Dei - SKU: 37355

    S.Aurelii Augustini Hipponensis Episcopi de Civitate Dei Libri XXII. Lipsiae sumptibus et typis Caroli Tauchnitii 1825. Tomus I continet libri I-XIII; Tomus II continet libri XIV-XXII. Both original volumes in one mid-20th century binding, hardback, black buckram with simple gilt lettering on spine. Original contents very good, text is clean and unmarked, some foxing to title pages of both volumes as well as to the opening and closing pages of each. Binding is of good quality and still tight, with plain end papers.


    BASIL - Opera Omnia quae Exstant - SKU: 35435

    Opera et Studio Omni J. Garnier. 2nd. Paris edn. 3 vols in 6. Paris, apud Gaume Fratres 1839. Sm. 4to. 1/2 leather. Bindings worn & hinges mostly split. Contents gd. Bkpl. Parallel Greek and Latin text. Not an attractive set, but sound.


    BEATSON B. & BECK C. - Index Graecitate Aeschyleae, Sophocleae, Euripideae - SKU: 29615

    3 vols. Cantabrigiae, W.Grant. 1830, 30, 29. Full calf w. gilt crests of St. Pauls School. Spines sl. rubbed. A.e.g. Prize bkpl. for F.M.Cornford + sig. of Eric Handley. A nice set. Includes a MS copy of the prize-winning Greek verses by F.M.C. st


    BEAUFORT M. - Le Republique Romaine - SKU: 35419

    ou le plan general de l’ancien gouvernment de Rome…. 6 vols., complete. Paris, Chez Saillant et Desaint 1767. 12mo. Full 18th C. mottled calf w. dec. gilt spines. Marbled endpapers. 7 folding pls. A charming little set, in excellent condition, and attractively bound. St.


    BOECKH A. - The Public Economy of Athens - SKU: 28839

    Translated from the German (by G.Cornwall Lewis). 2 vols. London, J.Murray. 1828. 1/2 calf w. marbled bds. Spines sl. rubbed. Bd. corners sl. worn. Folding inscription. Bkpl. XXIX+393pp; 1f+513+errata leaf. A good clean set. ST


    BOETHIUS - Consolationis Philosophiae Libri V - SKU: 35137

    Eiusdem Opuscula Sacra. Cum integris notis…. Lugduni Batavorum, Ex Officina Hackiana 1671. Early calf, rebacked & repaired at corners. New endpapers. Bkpl. Engr. title + portrait. 22ff+324pp+6ff. A sound copy. St.


    BOTHE F. (ed.) - Poetarum Comicorum Graecorum Fragmenta - SKU: 15989

    Post A. Meineke recognovit et Latine transtulit F. Bothe. Accessit Index Nominum et Rerum quem construxit I. Hunzicker. Paris, F. Didot 1855. 4to. 1/2 leather w. gilt spine, worn at head. Bd. corners worn. Marbled bds., edges & endpapers. Contents Bkpl. + sig. 807pp. A sound copy.


    BRUNCK, RICHARD (ed. JACOBS, FRIEDRICH) - Anthologia Graeca sive Poetarum Graecorum lusus ex recensione Brunckii: Tomi I-XIII - SKU: 87193

    Indices et commentarium adiecit Fridericus Iacobs. Tomi I-IV: Brunckii Anthologia Graeca; Tom. V: Indices in epigrammata quae in analectis veterum poetarum a Brunckio editis reperiuntur, auctore Friderici Iacobs; Tom. VI-VII: Animadversiones Friderici Jacobs in epigrammata (Commentarius). Volumini primi pars prior et pars posterior; Tom. VIII-IX: Commentarius. Volumini secundi pars prior et pars secunda; Tom. X: Commentarius. Volumini secundi pars tertia; Tom. XI-XII: Commentarius. Voluminis tertii pars prima et pars secunda; Tom. XIII: Commentarius. Voluminis tertii pars tertia. Leipzig 1794(I-IV), 1795, 1798 (VI-VII), 1799, 1800, 1801, 1802, 1803, 1814 Johann Gottfried Dyck. Thirteen volumes in eight books pp. viii + 258 and 264; 254 and 302; vi + 443; clxxxiv + 438 and 424; 419 and xvi + 512; 418; 422 and 484; xii + 968. Hardbacks half bound in black faux-leather with gilt titles and Art Nouveau-style scrollwork and borders on spines. Brown marbled boards and endpapers. Some bumped corners and dints in boards, some light foxing but texts are clean throughout. Very good first editions rebound in typical late 19th century German covers.  [NJGL]


    CAELIUS AURELIANUS - De Morbis Acutis et Chronicis Libri VIII - SKU: 25663

    J.C.Amman recensuit…. Amstelaedami, ex Officiana Wetsteniana. 1709. Sm. 4to. Vellum w. faint lettered title. Binding rubbed. 1 text engr. Scarce. A nice copy. Engr. frontis. +1f+32pp+728pp. ST


    CAESAR J. - Commentarii De Bello Gallico et Civili - SKU: 10537

    Accedunt Libri…. E nuperrima recensione I. Oberlini. 2 vols in 1. Augustae Taurinorum, Ex Typis Viduae Pomba 1818. Vellum, spine soiled w. chipped title labels. A sound copy. Port. frontis. + XXXVI+582pp; 323pp. St.