Portrait Plaque of Caesar – DIVI IULI.
[Italy], c.1920. 43 cm x52 cm. Oval shaped Plaque. Excellent condition with only minor signs of external wear.
Demosthenis Orationes De Republica Ad Populum Habitae: Latio donatae ab Jo: Vincentio Lucchesinio patritio Lucensi, cum notis criticis, & historicis. Ad SS. Dnm Nostrum Clementem Undecimum Pontificem Maximum.
Romae, Ex Typographia Antonii de Rubeis in Platea Cerensi, 1712. Large Octavo. XII, 232 pages. Original Hardcover (Pigskin) with contemporary handwritten title on spine. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear. Small, professional repair to upper spine. Some paper damage with text-loss internally to pages 315 – 320. From the library of Johannes Rust, Trinity College Cambridge. His small bookplate pasted to the dedication page. Contemporary entries in ink on the pastedown and endpaper.
The Art and Architecture of the Ancient Orient.
Middlesex, Penguin, 1970. 15 x 21cm. 456 pages, with black and white photographs and text illustrations throughout. Original softcover. Excellent condition with only minor signs of external wear. Inscribed with previous owner’s name. [The Pelican History of Art, Series Editor: Nikolaus Pevsner].
Fingerprints of the Gods. Photographs by Santha Faiia.
New York, Crown Publishers, Inc. / Doubleday, 1995. 15.5 x 23.5cm. 578 pages, with black and white plates. Original softcover. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear and some text annotations and underlining. Inscribed with previous owner’s name.
Dawn of the Gods: Minoan and Mycenaean Origins of Greece. With photographs by Dimitrios Harissiadis.
London, Chatto & Windus, 1968. 19.5 x 26cm. Frontispiece, 303 pages, with text illustrations and 45 plates. Original clothbound hardcover with decorated endpapers and gilt top edges, with original dustjacket. Excellent condition with only very slight signs of external wear. Minor text markings.
The Iliad. Translated by E.V. Rieu.
London, Methuen & Co., 1953. 14 x 22cm. (25), 466 pages. Original green clothbound hardcover with gilt lettering and original dustjacket. Tape residue and paper loss to dustjacket edges, 4cm tear to dustjacket spine, foxing to endpapers, otherwise very good condition. Ex-libris bookplate and previous owner’s name on front free endpaper.
The Adventures of Odysseus. Illustrated by Christina Balit.
Oxford, Barefoot Books Ltd., 2010. 14 x 21cm. 128 pages, with colour illustrations throughout. Original softcover with French flaps. Excellent condition with only minor signs of external wear. Handwritten dedication by author on title page.
Ars Amatoria. Translated by B.P.Moore. Drawings by Victor Reinganum.
London, The Folio Society, 1965. 13 cm x 19 cm. 127 pages. With many drawings. Original hardcover. Very good condition with minor signs of external wear. Some wear to leather spine. Preowner’s inscription. Otherwise clean inside with solid binding.
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