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Category: All Categories: History: Empires and Civilizations: Ancient Hist
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1.
Aelianus, Claudius & translated by Stanley, Thomas  
His Various History

Publisher: Printed for Thomas Dring London, England 1665.
[14], 314 pp, [28 the arguments], dark brown morocco leather w/five ribs on the spine w/gilt deco and red morocco title block on the spine w/gilt lettering. The volume contains fourteen books in one volume. Aelian (c. AD 175 - c. 235) was a Roman author but spoke Greek, born at Praeneste, and a teacher of rhetoric. This work is a collection of anecdotes and biographical sketches, lists, maxims, and descriptions of natural wonders and strange local customs. The book contains two notes of encouragement in the foreword from Edw. Sherburne and Richard Strokes, M.D. In the first book Aelian writes of the Polypus, spiders, frogs, dog, sea-fox, sea-tortoifes, wild swine, lions, Cretan goats and other animals and birds. In the second book he writes of Socrates teaching, Senocles & Euripides contending at the Olympick Games. and other things The third book about Xenophon hearing about the death of his son, of drunkeness of Papyrians, Byzantines, Argives, Corinthians, Thracians, and Illyians plus more. The fourth book he writes of customs of nations and people, Theban Law concering artificers and painters and more. The fifth book talks of Hercules and his pillars, the voluntary death of Calanus, of Aristotle, and Athenians being inclined to novelties and more. The sixth book has wrath, inhumanity, contempt, injustice, and violence of some towards others, Laconick Laws, earthquake at Sparta and more. The book has been professionally rebound in full morooco leather. First Thus No Jacket Full-Leather Hard Cover Very Good 16mo - over 6" to 7" Tall

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2.
Bickerman, Elias & Morton Smith.  
The Ancient History of Western Civilization.

Publisher: Harper & Row [c1976].
Includes Mesopotamia, Egypt, Empires & their fall, The Century of minor powers, Persia & Athens, The Fourth Century to the death of Alexander, The Hellenistic World, The Roman Republic, The Augustan Empire, The Later Roman Empire, Late Roman Society & Culture, The characteristics of ancient civilization. 274 p., indexes, maps, illus., 23.5 cm.; paper; covers worn, red stain on bottom edge, ink owner's name; good. 31584.

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3.
Cottrell, Leonard  
Wonders of the World

Publisher: New York: Grosset & Dunlap Tempo Books, 1962 1st ed. thus..
253pp. illus. paperback: Very Good [text is lightly age browned; else VG]

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4.
Freudenburg, Kirk  
The Walking Muse
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Publisher: Princeton University Press 1992-11-17.
Condition: Very Good-. Jacket condition: /Very Good. Hardcover. ISBN: 0691031665. VG-/VG. purple illustrated jacket, dust jacket in archival plastic protector. very light shelf wear, very light stains to beginning pages and page edges.

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5.
Gilliver, Kate  
Caesar's Gallic Wars 58-50 Bc
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Publisher: Osprey Publishing Co., Oxford, UK, 2002.
Near Fine paperback. Cover with minimal edge wear, bumped corners. Binding tight. End papers and pp look unused. 8vo, 95 pp with color and b/w illustrations, index. One of the Essential Histories series by Osprey.

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6.
Grant, Michael  
THE ANCIENT HISTORIANS
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Publisher: Barnes & Noble Books, NY, 1994.
As New in As New dust jacket. Reprint. 1. Hard Cover. ISBN: 1566195993 Quarter bound in publisher's gray cloth over gray boards, gilt (silver) lettering on spine. Illustrated with 14 maps. This is a new, unopened copy. Michael Grant, one of the world's greatest writers on ancient history, has been a Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge; Professor of Humanities at the University of Edinburgh; President and Vice-Chancellor of the Queen's University, Belfast; Vice-Chancellor of the University of Khartoum; and President of the Classical Association, the Royal Numismatic Society and the Virgil Society. He has published over fifty books, including The Ancient Historians, Ancient History Atlas, The Ancient Mediterranean, The Antonines, The Army of the Caesars, The Civilization of Europe, The Classical Greeks, Cleopatra, The Collapse and Recovery of the Roman Empire, Constantine the Great, The Dawn of the Middle Ages, The Etruscans, The Fall of the Roman Empire, The Founders of the Western World, The Twelve Caesars, From Rome to Byzantium, Greek and Roman Historians, Herod the Great, The History of Ancient Israel, The History of Rome, Jesus, The Jews and the Roman World, Myths of the Greeks and Romans, Readings in the Classical Historians, The Rise of the Greeks, The Roman Emperors, Saint Paul, A Social History of Greece and Rome, The Visible Past, Who's Who in Classical Mythology and The World of Rome. Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, unmarked condition. AS NEW/AS NEW. Maps. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. xviii, 486 pp

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7.
Grant, Michael  
A Social History of Greece and Rome
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Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, NY, 1992.
As New in As New dust jacket. 1st American Edition (stated). 1. Hard Cover. ISBN: 0684193094 First Printing (full number line). Quarter bound in publisher's black cloth over gold boards, gilt lettering on spine. 8vo. ix, 197 pp. Illustrated with seven maps. Includes bibliography and index. This is a new, unmarked, unused copy. Both the volume and the dust jacket are in perfect, pristine condition. AS NEW/AS NEW. Michael Grant, one of the world's greatest writers on ancient history, has been a Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge; Professor of Humanities at the University of Edinburgh; President and Vice-Chancellor of the Queen's University, Belfast; Vice-Chancellor of the University of Khartoum; and President of the Classical Association, the Royal Numismatic Society and the Virgil Society. He has published over fifty books, including The Ancient Historians, Ancient History Atlas, The Ancient Mediterranean, The Antonines, The Army of the Caesars, The Civilization of Europe, The Classical Greeks, Cleopatra, The Collapse and Recovery of the Roman Empire, Constantine the Great, The Dawn of the Middle Ages, The Etruscans, The Fall of the Roman Empire, The Founders of the Western World, The Twelve Caesars, From Rome to Byzantium, Greek and Roman Historians, Herod the Great, The History of Ancient Israel, The History of Rome, Jesus, The Jews and the Roman World, Myths of the Greeks and Romans, Readings in the Classical Historians, The Rise of the Greeks, The Roman Emperors, Saint Paul, A Social History of Greece and Rome, The Visible Past, Who's Who in Classical Mythology and The World of Rome. Both book and Dj are in pristine condition. AN/AN . B&W maps. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. (ix), 197 pp

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8.
Grant, Michael  
The Etruscans
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Publisher: History Book Club, NY, 1997.
As New in As New dust jacket. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). 1. Hard Cover Quarter bound in publisher's brown cloth over light brown boards, gilt lettering on spine, light brown endpapers. Profusely illustrated with numerous B&W photographs and 24 maps. Includes Chronological Table, extensive Notes, Bibliography with notes, and a detailed Index. Michael Grant, one of the world's greatest writers on ancient history, has been a Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge; Professor of Humanities at the University of Edinburgh; President and Vice-Chancellor of the Queen's University, Belfast; Vice-Chancellor of the University of Khartoum; and President of the Classical Association, the Royal Numismatic Society and the Virgil Society. He has published over fifty books, including The Ancient Historians, Ancient History Atlas, The Ancient Mediterranean, The Antonines, The Army of the Caesars, The Civilization of Europe, The Classical Greeks, Cleopatra, The Collapse and Recovery of the Roman Empire, Constantine the Great, The Dawn of the Middle Ages, The Etruscans, The Fall of the Roman Empire, The Founders of the Western World, The Twelve Caesars, From Rome to Byzantium, Greek and Roman Historians, Herod the Great, The History of Ancient Israel, The History of Rome, Jesus, The Jews and the Roman World, Myths of the Greeks and Romans, Readings in the Classical Historians, The Rise of the Greeks, The Roman Emperors, Saint Paul, A Social History of Greece and Rome, The Visible Past, Who's Who in Classical Mythology and The World of Rome. This is a new, unused, unmarked copy. Both the volume and the dust jacket are in perfect, pristine condition. AS NEW/AS NEW. B&W Photographs. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. xviii, 317 pp

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9.
Greene, David. (translator).  
Herodotus. The History.

Publisher: Chicago: University of Chicago, 1988..
Paperback. 699+ pp. Some highlightling, underlining, etc., o/w Good. Soft Cover. ISBN: greek history; ancient greece

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10.
Hawkins, Gerald S.; John B. White  
Stonehenge Decoded
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Publisher: Dell Publishing Co., NY, 1965.
Very Good with no dust jacket. First Edition. 1. Soft Cover Fourth Printing (stated). Publisher's glossy wraps. 8vo. viii, (iv), 202 pp. Illustrated with 23 B&W photographs and additional maps and drawings. Former owner's name on ffep, otherwise unmarked. Pages tanning, covers rubbed, else fine. VERY GOOD. Trade Paperback. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

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11.
Hodges, Henry  
Technology in The Ancient World
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Publisher: Barnes & Noble Books, NY, 1992.
As New in As New dust jacket. First Edition Thus. 1. Hard Cover. ISBN: 0880298936 Quarter bound in publisher's red cloth over cream boards, gilt lettering on spine. 8vo. , ( xvi), 287, (10) pp. Illustrated with 265 photographs and drawings by Judith Newcomer. This is a new, unopened, unmarked copy in perfect, pristine condition. AS NEW/AS NEW. Drawings. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. (xvi), 287, (10) pp

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12.
Robinson, Charles Alexander Jr., 1900-1965  
Alexander the Great: The Meeting of East and West in World Government and Brotherhood

Publisher: NY, Dutton, 1949.
252 p., index, portrait front., endpaper maps; 22 cm. Author's ink presentation inscription. Stock# 39,842. VG. dj stained, torn; Macedonia Greece history, biography.

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13.
Velikovsky, Immanuel.  
Ages in Chaos. Volume 1. From the Exodus to King Akhnaton.

Publisher: Garden City: Doubleday, 1952..
1st ed. No dj. 350+ pp. VG. Hard Cover. ISBN: Israel; Egypt; Hyksos; Queen of Sheba; El-Amarna; Ras Shamra

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14.
Wilkens, Iman  
Where Troy Once Stood: The Mystery of Homer's Iliad & Odyssey Revealed
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Publisher: St Martins Pr 1991-07-01.
Condition: Very Good. Jacket condition: /Very Good. Hardcover. ISBN: 0312059949. VG/VG. black illustrated jacket, dust jacket in archival plastic protector. very light shelf wear.

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