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THE ELEPHANT IN THE GREEK AND ROMAN WORLD
Written by H.H. Scullard.
Stock no. 2138803
Published by Thames and Hudson. Circa 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Aspects of Greek and Roman Life Series. Beige boards, gilt title to spine; vignette to front cover. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0500400253. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Address label to front pastedown. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and browning.

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A PARALLEL OF THE ORDERS OF ARCHITECTURE GREEK AND ROMAN
Written by Charles Normand.
Stock no. 2137639
Published by John Tiranti & Company. 1929. Almost very good condition.

Very large format (tall). Brown cloth spine with beige boards, black titles to spine and front cover. B/w plans/designs. This is the Tiranti Edition. Wear and some surface paper damage to covers, with damp/splash marks in places. Spine is very browned. Other marks to covers. Foxing to prelim pages and last pages of books. Some grubby margin marks. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.

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BOIOTIA AND THE BOIOTIAN LEAGUE, 432-371 B.C.
Written by Robert J. Buck.
Stock no. 1823520
Published by University Of Alberta Press. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition.

The history of the ancient Greek federal state of Boiotia from the outbreak of the Peloponnesian War in 432 B.C. to its victory over Sparta in 371 B.C. Red cardwraps. ISBN: 0888642539. Light scuffing to rear cover. Contents clean.

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GREECE
Written by J.A. McClymont. Illustrated by John Fulleylove.
Stock no. 2137137
Published by A. & C. Black. Circa 1906. Almost very good condition.

A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. Navy blue pictorial cloth showing Greek ships. Gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. 75 tissue-guarded colour plates. Folding map. Booklist to rear with latest books listed first published in 1906. Possible first variation or very early reprint going from the books listed to rear. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Base of spine is damaged; chipped with some fraying and a little loss of cloth. Scuffing to covers. Joints are pulled. Some light foxing. A little browning to plates.

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GREECE
Written by J.A. McClymont. Illustrated by John Fulleylove.
Stock no. 2137015
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st thus 1924. Almost very good condition.

A & C Black Colour Book Popular Series. Blue cloth. 32 colour plates. Spine is faded and bumped; a few marks. Page browning. Foxing heaviest to outer page edges, but some to pages internally. All plates present.

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BATTLES OF THE GREEK AND ROMAN WORLDS
Written by John Drogo Montagu.
Stock no. 1322595
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 2000. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A chronological compendium of 667 battles to 31 BC, from the historians of the ancient world. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 256 pages including index. ISBN: 1853673897. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed.

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AEGEAN ADVENTURES 1940-43 AND THE END OF CHURCHILL'S DREAM
Written by Michael Woodbine Parish.
Stock no. 1823483
Published by The Book Guild Ltd.. 1993. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A powerful memoir providing many glimpses into the life of a British patriot, who when he is not being wounded, captured by the enemy, or escaping, enjoys the full life in a society which numbers royalty, leading politicians and captains of industry among its friends. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0863327885. Foxing to text block else a fine copy. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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THE DEFENCE AND FALL OF GREECE 1940-1941
Written by John C. Carr.
Stock no. 1823476
Published by Pen & Sword Military. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The author's masterful account of the desperate campaigns, while not disparaging the British and Commonwealth assistance, draws heavily on Greek sources to emphasize the oft-neglected experience of the Greeks themselves and their contribution to the fight against fascism. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 9781781591819. A nice copy.

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THE MINOANS
Written by J. Lesley Fitton.
Stock no. 1322420
Published by British Museum Press. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

People of the Past series. A look at what we really know about the Minoans' life and times. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 224 pages. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 0714121401. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is just a tiny bit rubbed and creased.

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THE GLORY THAT WAS GREECE
Written by J.C. Stobart.
Stock no. 1823335
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 2nd 1915. Very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations, 91 b/w and a few colour plates. 2nd edition revised. Spine lightly faded, gilt titles still bright. Foxing to text block and some foxing to contents. Hinges lightly pulled, binding is tight.

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THE OXFORD COMPANION TO CLASSICAL CIVILIZATION
Written by Simon Hornblower; Antony Spawforth.
Stock no. 1322326
Published by Oxford University Press. Circa 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Second Edition. Black cloth. 907 pages with Bb/w maps and illustrations. ISBN: 9780198706779. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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