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THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE (7 VOLUMES)
Written by Edward Gibbon; et al.
Stock no. 2140764
Published by Bell & Daldy. 1872. Almost very good condition.

Leather spines and corners; marbled boards, outer page edges and endpapers. 2 fold-out maps. 7 Volumes Complete. Possible 3rd edition? 2 fold-out maps are present - closed tear on fold. Scuffing and wear to covers and edges; some surface leather has worn away. Some names in ink to prelim pages. Foxing and browning.

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THE OLD ROAD
Written by Hilaire Belloc. Illustrated by William Hyde.
Stock no. 2140638
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1911. Very good condition.

Brown cloth. Gilt titles. B/w illustrations. The Road From Winchester to Canterbury. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Small bookplate of previous owner to front pastedown. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges; some to page margins.

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THE ART OF LOVE
Written by Ovid; Publius Ovidius Naso; James Michie. Illustrated by Grahame Baker.
Stock no. 2140157
Published by Folio Society. 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

Cream cloth, gilt title to spine. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates. 5th printing. Slip case is a bit better than very good.

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THE WALLET-BOOK OF THE ROMAN WALL
Written by J. Collingwood Bruce.
Stock no. 1823879
Published by Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts & Green. 1st 1863. Very good condition.

A Guide to Pilgrims Journeying Along the Barrier of the Lower Isthmus. From the Tyne to Solway. Green cloth, limp boards, no titles but gilt vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Spine browned and spotted. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown. Endpapers discoloured, rear endpaper is creased. Minor foxing mainly to prelims and text block.

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ROMAN SPAIN: CONQUEST AND ASSIMILATION
Written by Leonard A. Curchin.
Stock no. 2139567
Published by BCA. 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos and diagrams. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Wrapper has some edge-creasing.

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ROMAN COINS FOUND IN BRITAIN
Written by Adrian Marsden; Greg Payne.
Stock no. 2138980
Published by Greenlight Publishing. 1st 2001. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 1897738064. Spine is faded.

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TWELVE CAESARS: IMAGES OF POWER FROM THE ANCIENT WORLD TO THE MODERN
Written by Mary Beard.
Stock no. 2138834
Published by Princeton University Press. 1st 2021. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780691222363.

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THE ART OF LOVE
Written by Ovid; Publius Ovidius Naso; James Michie. Illustrated by Grahame Baker.
Stock no. 2138255
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1993. Nearly fine condition.

Cream cloth, gilt title to spine. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates. A little browning to spine. Slip case is very good - scuff marks and some fading at edges.

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SPQR: A HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME
Written by Mary Beard.
Stock no. 1823635
Published by Profile Books. Circa 2015. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A look at Roman history from one of the world's foremost classicists. How Rome grew from an insignificant village in central Italy to a power that controlled territory from Spain to Syria, and also how the Romans thought about themselves and their achievements, and why they continue to be important to us. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations plus a few colour. ISBN: 9781846683800. 4th printing. A few light marks to boards. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly worn at corners.

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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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THE HISTORY OF ROME IN PAINTING
Written by Maria Teresa Caracciolo; Roselyne De Ayala.
Stock no. 2136828
Published by Abbeville Press. 1st USA 2011. Nearly fine condition.

Very large format. Red cloth boards with gilt title to spine and gilt vignette to front & rear board. Colour illustrations throughout. Red ribbon page marker. ISBN: 9780789211033. Just a few marks to covers. Contents are excellent! Slip case is almost very good - split down one edge to over half way down, possibly partially repaired.

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PALMYRA AND ITS EMPIRE
Written by Richard Stoneman.
Stock no. 1322605
Published by University Of Michigan Press. 1st 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Zenobia's Revolt against Rome. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 246 pages. B/w photos at rear of book. ISBN: 0472103873. Spine slightly bumped, some light dusty marks along spine edges. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge creased and lightly browned.

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