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Champion, Michael W.: Explaining the Cosmos: Creation and Cultural Interaction in Late-Antique Gaza. Oxford University Press, 2014. 8vo., pp.x, [ii], 241, [i]. Black cloth, silver title to spine, almost fine. Oxford Studies in Late Antiquity series.   Ref: 51600 
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Champlin, Edward: Fronto and Antonine Rome. Cambridge, Mass. & London: Harvard University Press, 1980. First edition. 8vo., pp. xii, 185. Brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine, edges dusted, very good. Cream dust-jacket, a bit grubby, shelf wear, very good.   Ref: 52130 
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[Chapman, J.B.W; Dawes, M.C.B., eds.] Calendar of Inquisitions Post Mortem and other Analogous Documents Preserved in the Public Record Office [...] Vol. XIV, Edward III. Prepared under the superintendence of the Deputy Keeper of the Records. London: Published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1952. Large 8vo. (260 x 170mm), pp. xxiv, 554. Bright and clean within. Black cloth, gilt title to spine. A little very light shelf wear, near fine. No dust-jacket. Covers the years 1374-1377.   Ref: 52167 
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Chatwin, Bruce: The Viceroy of Ouidah. London: Jonathan Cape, 1980. First edition. 8vo., pp.[iv], 155, [I]. Internally clean. Slight gap between half-title and title, due to backing. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. Top edge a little dusty, near fine. First edition copy of Chatwin's second published work.   Ref: 50437 
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Chatzidakis, Nano: Icons: The Velimezis Collection. Athens: The Benaki Museum, 1998. Folio, pp.494, [iv]. Paperback, many colour illustrations. Scratch to front cover, a little shelf wear, very good. Catalogue raisonné.   Ref: 51684 
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Chaucer, Geoffrey; (Skeat, Walter W., ed.:) The Canterbury Tales. Volume I, Text; Volume II, Notes. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1924 2nd edition. 2 vols., 8vo., pp. xxxii, 667. [i]; xxvi, [ii], 515, [i]. Very faintly toned. Black cloth, gilt titles to spine. Endcaps slightly creased, light shelf wear, top edges dusty. Ownership inscription of D. Bruce dated 1966 to front paste-down of Notes volume. A few pencilled bookseller's notes to endpapers of each volume. A 1924 impression of the 1900 second edition (first edition published 1894). Vols. IV & V of the Complete Works.   Ref: 52161 
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Chillingworth, William: The Religion of Protestants 1638. A Safe Way to Salvation. Menston: Scolar Press, 1972. Facsimile (Original Size). Folio. Small smudgy mark to title-page, otherwise very clean within. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine, small gilt centrepiece to upper board. Spine very faded with fading extending a little onto boards, no dust-jacket, very good overall.   Ref: 37560 
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Chrysostom, John, Saint: (Hoeschel, David, ed.:) De Sacerdotio libri vi. Graeci & Latine. [Bound with:] Contra Iudaeos Homiliae vi. Augustae V. [Augsburg: ] E typographeo M. Mangeri; Joannis Praetorij. 1599; 1602. 2 works bound as 1, the second the Editio Princeps of the Greek text. 8vo., pp. [xvi], 215, [ii], 216-539, [i]; [xvi], 256, [ii], 257-542 (i.e. 541), [iii]. Some light dampstaining at the beginning of first work, a little minor spotting elsewhere. Contemporary vellum, long edges overlapping, spine titled in ink, hinges cracking but strong, a little dustsoiled. Two attractive editions by David Hoeschel (1556-1617), librarian at Augsburg; the second is the Editio Princeps of the Greek text of Chrysostom's sermons against the Jews. Both works are accompanied by Latin translations, the first by that of Ceratinus and Brixius, and the second by Hoeschel's own.   Ref: 39528 
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Cicero, Marcus Tullius: (Cockman, Thomas, trans:) Tully's Offices. In English. London: printed by T. Wood, for Owen Lloyd and J. Bateman, 1722. 4th edition, corrected. 12mo., pp. [ii], viii, 265, [xxv]. Title-page in red and black, a few woodcut initials and head- and tail-pieces. Pencilled manicules to margins. Small stain to top fore-edge corner of ffep and following 5 leaves. Contemporary brown Cambridge-style panelled calf, raised bands, red gilt title label to spine, edges lightly sprinkled red. Endcaps rubbed, joints worn but firm, corners fraying a little, very good. Faint remains of a signature to top corner of title-page, the removal of which has possibly caused the stain mentioned earlier. Originally appearing in 1619, this translation had passed through 10 editions by 1792. It was still in print as late as 1819. Cockman writes in his Preface that he has 'made some use of Sir R. L'Estrange's English, and especially Mr du B.'s French translation.' ESTC T145003; Lowndes II 460   Ref: 52029 
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Cicero, Marcus Tullius: (Dougan, Thomas Wilson, intro., rev.:) Tusculanarum Diputationum Libri Quinque. A revised text with introduction and commentary and a collation of numerous MSS [...] Volume I, containing books 1 and 2. Cambridge: at the University Press, 1905. Volume I only. 8vo., pp. lxiv, 252. Latin text, preface and notes in English. Clean and bright within. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Endcaps a little scuffed, some small bubbles under cloth to upper board, endpapers very faintly foxed but still very good. Gift inscription, William S. Wilkie to C.D.N. Costa dated i. viii, '75, to ffep.   Ref: 52073 
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