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LIFE OF HEROD
Written by Josephus; John Gregory.
Stock no. 1321543
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Nearly fine condition.

Translation by Gregory. Black cloth with gilt decoratations. Colour photos. Book is fine. Some light scuffing to slipcase, small black mark to one panel.

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TACITUS THE ANNALS OF IMPERIAL ROME
Written by Michael Grant; Theodore K. Rabb; Cornelius Tacitus.
Stock no. 2135284
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2006. As new condition.

Translation, Introduction, Notes and Bibliography by Michael Grant, Preface by Theodore K. Rabb. Brown cloth boards with gilt title to spine and vignettes to spine and front. Front endpapers are map of The Roman Empire, rear endpapers are a map of Rome. Colour plates. xxxviii and 420 pages including index. Slip case appears fine. This item is still in original shrink wrap - UNOPENED! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE GREEK MYTHS (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Robert Graves; Kenneth Mcleish. Illustrated by Grahame Baker.
Stock no. 2135272
Published by Folio Society. 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

2 Volumes. Brown cloth spine with gilt titles and border. Pictorial covers. Introduction by McLeish. Some light wear to cover corners. Slip case in better than very good condition - a few tiny marks.

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PLUTARCH LIVES
Written by Plutarch; Arthur Hugh Clough. Illustrated by David Rooney.
Stock no. 1822175
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2010. Nearly fine condition.

A four volume set based on the Dryden Translation and edited by A.H. Clough: The rise of Classical Greece; The Age of Empire-Builders; From Kings to Consuls; The Age of Caesar. Biographies of Green & Roman figures. Red cloth boards with gilt decorations and titles. B/w plates. A fine set contained in publisher's slipcase in almost fine condition - some scuffing.

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THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE VOL V-VIII
Written by Edward Gibbon.
Stock no. 1822174
Published by Folio Society. 2004. Very good condition.

Reissued with new binding. Cream paper binding. Red and blue title labels. 4 volumes. Fourteenth printing. Minor grubby marks to spine of volumes VII & VIII else a fine set contained in publisher's slipcase in slightly better than very good condition with a few scuffs.

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JULIUS CAESAR
Written by Christian Meier; Peter Jones.
Stock no. 1321362
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

Dark green cloth with gilt title to spine and gilt bust to front board. 507 pages. Colour & b/w illustrations. Some light spotting to covers. Some very slight scuffing to the slipcase. Slight bump to one corner of the opening.

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DAILY LIFE IN ANCIENT ROME
Written by Jerome Carcopino; Henry T. Rowell; E.O. Lorimer.
Stock no. 1321295
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

Attractive colour pictorial boards. Colour photos. The People and the City at the Height of the Empire. Slight rubbing to spine and corners, lower corners slightly bumped. Burgundy slipcase is slightly scuffed and one lower corner of spine is bumped.

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THE ARMY OF ALEXANDER THE GREAT (MEN-AT-ARMS)
Written by Nick Sekunda. Illustrated by Angus McBride.
Stock no. 2134744
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1ST 1984. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w illustrations. Colour plates. ISBN: 0850455391. Spine browned.

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THE ROMAN ARMY FROM HADRIAN TO CONSTANTINE (MEN-AT-ARMS)
Written by Michael Simkins. Illustrated by Ronald Embleton.
Stock no. 2134733
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1984. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. Colour illustrations. B/w photos. ISBN: 085045333X. Some browning to covers.

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POMPEII: THE LIFE OF A ROMAN TOWN
Written by Mary Beard.
Stock no. 1821811
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2013. Nearly fine condition.

Brown cloth spine and rear board, gilt title to spine. Pictorial paper onlay to front board. Maps to endpapers. B/w maps and colour plates. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is a little scuffed.

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A HISTORY OF GREEK ART (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Martin Robertson.
Stock no. 2134505
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1975. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth with grey title box to spine; gilt title. B/w photos. ISBN: 0521202779. Wrapper to volume 1 is creased to rear panel with 2" closed tear at one edge.

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POMPEII: THE LIFE OF A ROMAN TOWN
Written by Mary Beard.
Stock no. 1320733
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2013. Nearly fine condition.

Brown cloth spine and rear board, gilt title to spine. Pictorial paper onlay to front board. Maps to endpapers. B/w maps and colour plates. Minimal rubbing to spine and corners. Contained in publisher's green slipcase which is very slightly scuffed.

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