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The Poetical Works of Wordsworth with Introduction and Notes

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1951

Seller ID: 004365

Condition: Very Good


779pp. Bookplate on the front pastedown. Bound in blue quarter leather with five faux raised bands, six gilt stamped compartments, and a red leather spine label. Edited by Thomas Huchinson. Revised by Ernest de Selincourt. The blue cloth is spotted. Housed in the original slipcase which is rubbed at the joints and is starting to split at one joint. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" Tall View more info

The Iliad of Homer Translated By Alexander Pope

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co.:

Seller ID: 009141

Condition: Very Good


xxivpp. + 452pp. + epilogue + 1pp. ad. Original red decorative cloth stamped in black and gilt. Illustrated. Notes by Theodore Alois Buckley. Some faint ink staining to the cloth. Corners rubbed through at the tips. Front hinge cracked. Ownership inscriptions on the front free endpaper and front pastedown. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Three Gothic Novels: Walpole's The Castle of Otranto, Beckford's Vathek and Shelley's Frankenstein

By: N/A

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Penguin Books: 1973

Seller ID: 014812

Condition: Very Good


505pp. + 5pp. ads. Ownership inscription on the first prelim. Wraps creased. Text browned. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

The Great Books: Third Year Course, Ten Volumes (Complete)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Great Books Foundation: 1955

Seller ID: 017666

Condition: Good


Ten volumes, complete. Housed in the original cardboard slipcase which is rubbed at the edges. Several spines creased. Occasional dampstain. Several pages carelessly dogeared at one corner. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Grimm's Complete Fairy Tales

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Barnes & Noble: 1993

Seller ID: 011146

Condition: Fine


628pp. Dark blue with letters & decorations gilt. Gilt edges have some minor scuffs. No marks inside binding tight. Ribbon bookmark. 211 fairy tales included. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Prometheus Bound, The Suppliants, Seven Against Thebes, The Persians

By: Aeschylus

Price: $3.00

Publisher: London, Penguin Books:

Edition: Twenty-Third Printing.

Seller ID: 012516

Condition: Very Good


160pp. Ink stamps on the first and last pages. Some creasing. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Orestus Plays of Aeschylus: The Agamemnon, The Libation Bearers, The Eumenides

By: Aeschylus

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, New American Library Mentor: 1962

Edition: Fifth Printing.

Seller ID: 012517

Condition: Very Good


252pp. + 4pp. ads. Text browned. Minor discoloration to the front cover. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" Tall View more info

The Oresteia: Agamemnon, The Libation Bearers, The Eumenides

By: Aeschylus

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Penguin Books: 1986

Edition: Eighth Printing.

Seller ID: 012518

Condition: Very Good


335pp. Translated by Robert Fagles. Some staining to the front wrap. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" Tall View more info

The Divine Comedy

By: Alighieri, Dante

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, The Modern Library: 1950

Seller ID: 021663

Condition: Very Good


625pp. + 8pp. ads. Several pages carelessly dogeared at the bottom corner. Bookplate to the front pastedown. The Carlyle-Wicksteed Translation. Introduction by C.H. Grandgent. Bibliography by Ernest H. Wilkins. View more info

The Divine Comedy

By: Alighieri, Dante

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, The Modern Library:

Seller ID: 021812

Condition: Good


625pp. + 8pp. adverts. Light soil. Underlining and marginalia. Shaken. One corner bumped. Edges of the text block foxed. View more info

C. Crispi Sallustii De Catilinae Conjuratione Belloque Jugurthino Historiae

By: Anthon, Carolus

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, Hilliard, Gray & Co.: 1833

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 003808

Condition: Good


386pp. Full calf. Lacking the leather spine label. Latin with English notes. An erudite work from that scholar of the classics, Charles Anthon. The first edition of this translation was printed in 1829, one year before Martin Harris visited Anthon in NYC with the so-called Anthon manuscript containing characters ("caractors") from the golden plates supposedly discovered by Joseph Smith Jr. which provided the source material for the Book of Mormon. Harris claimed ... View more info

The First Three Books of Homer's Iliad, According to the Ordinary Text and Also with the Restoration of the Digamma, to Which Are Appended English Notes, Critical and Explanatory, A Metrical Index and Homeric Glossary

By: Anthon, Charles

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Bros.: 1845

Edition: Early Edition.

Seller ID: 006771

Condition: Very Good


599pp. Frontispiece of Homer. Bound in full calfskin, red leather spine label stamped in gilt lettering, all edges marbled. Uncommon in an early edition (copyright page is 1844). Ownership inscription of Edwin E. Bronk of Coxsackie, NY on the front free endpaper. Corners bumped and rubbed through at the tips. The leather is darkened at the bottom corner of the front board. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Birth of Pleasure: The Story of Cupid and Psyche

By: Apuleius

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Publication Office, Bible House: 1867

Seller ID: 007601

Condition: Good


110pp. Foxed. Corners bumped and rubbed through. One leaf torn. Text block dampstained. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Metaphysics

By: Aristotle

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor Paperbacks University of Michigan: 1960

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 012252

Condition: Good


394pp. + 1pp. ad. Translated by Richard Hope. Some underlining in the earlier pages. Light overall browning to the wraps. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Mansfield Park

By: Austen, Jane

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Naples, Romance Classics: 2001

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 007620

Condition: Near Fine


366pp. Only traces of wear. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Emma

By: Austen, Jane

Price: $3.50

Publisher: London, Collins Classics: 2013

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 007622

Condition: Near Fine


498pp. Back cover lightly creased at one corner. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Emma

By: Austen, Jane

Price: $3.50

Publisher: NY, Signet Book: 1964

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 007623

Condition: Very Good


396pp. + 1pp. select bibliography + 1pp. note on the text + 1pp. ad. Slight spine creased. Green ink stain to the top edge of the front cover and across the top edge of the text block, probably a remainder mark. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Emma

By: Austen, Jane

Price: $3.00

Publisher: London, Penguin Books: 1985

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 008627

Condition: Very Good


471pp. + 7pp. ads. Spine creased. Otherwise a clean copy. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Ruba'Iyat of Omar Khayyam

By: Avery, Peter & John Heath-Stubbs (trans.)

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, Penguin Books: 1981

Edition: Seventh Printing.

Seller ID: 016662

Condition: Very Good


128pp. Illustrated. One inch is trimmed from the leading edge of the front cover extending the entire length of the cover. Ink stamps on the fore edge of the text block and the title page. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Ancient Greek Literature in Its Living Context

By: Baldry, H.C.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw-Hill Book Co.: 1968

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 007628

Condition: Fine


144pp. Illustrated. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info