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Kelling, Lucile & Suskin, Albert: Index Verborum Iuvenalis. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1951. First edition. 8vo., pp. viii, 139. Cloth, gilt-lettered, spine slightly cocked, edges dusted, very good.   Ref: 49659 
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Kirchmann, Johannes: (Long, Georgius; Gorlaeus, Abrahamus; Kornmann, Henricus:) De Annulis liber singularis. Accedunt Georgii Longi, Abrahami Gorlaei, et Henr. Kornmanni De iisdem Tractatus absolutissimi. Lugd. Batav. [Leiden], Apud Hackios, 1672. 4 works in one. 12mo., pp. [xxiv], 249, [xxvii]; 140, [xxii]; 22; 65, [iii]. Additional engraved title-page, three divisional titles bearing the same date and printer's device as title-page, one engraved illustration within the text, some woodcut initials, Latin text with some Greek excerpts. A few faint marginal stains, otherwise internally bright. Contemporary vellum, faded ink title to spine, edges lightly sprinkled brown. A little yellowed, some smudgy marks, small spot of wax (?) to upper board, pastedowns lifted and quite tattered at gutters, very good. Tiny ms note in an old hand to front paste-down. A collection of essays on the subject of rings, first published in Schleswig in 1657. Cited as a reference in the Encyclopaedia Britannica (11th Edition).   Ref: 49892 
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Kuefler, Mathew: The Manly Eunuch. Masculinity, Gender Ambiguity, and Christian Ideology in Late Antiquity. Chicogo & London: University of Chicago Press, 2001. 8vo., pp. x, 437, [i]. Red cloth, gilt title to spine, near fine. Faint shelf wear to dust-jacket, near fine.   Ref: 52152 
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Lamb, Harold: Constantinople: Birth of an Empire. London: Robert Hale, 1958. First edition. 8vo., pp.vii, [iii], 334, vi, [ii]. Burgundy cloth, gilt title to spine. Top edge dusty, very good indeed. Pencilled inscription of Pamela Wyndham (Lady Egremont) to ffep.   Ref: 51601 
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Lamb, Winifred: Greek and Roman Bronzes. London: Methuen &Co., 1929. First edition. 8vo., pp. xxiv, 261, xcvi plates. Cloth, gilt-lettered and decorated, spine slightly faded, top corner of lower slightly bumped, top edge gilted, page edges dusted, plat edges clean, bottom of page edges uncut, very good. Ownership inscription to f.f.e.p.   Ref: 48811 
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Lee, A.D.: Information and Frontiers. Roman Foreign Relations in Late Antiquity. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993. First edition. 8vo., pp. xxii, 213. Cloth, silver title to spine, edges lightly dusted, very good. Dust-jacket, some shelf wear to edges, very good.   Ref: 51941 
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Leigh, Matthew: From Polypragmon to Curiosus. Ancient Concepts of Curious and Meddlesome Behaviour. Oxford University Press, 2013. 8vo., pp. xii, 249, [i]. Black cloth, gilt title to spine. As new condition.   Ref: 51358 
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Lempriere, J. (ed.): A Classical Dictionary: Containing a Copious Account of All the Proper Names Mentioned in Ancient Authors; with the Value of Coins, Weights, and Measures Used Among the Greeks and Romans; and a Chronological Table. London: George Routledge and Sons, n.d. (c.1900). 8vo., pp. xxxv, 668. Slack at gutters between gatherings but binding still sound. Burgundy cloth, gilt-lettered to spine and upper board. Spine faded, endcaps slightly worn, edges dusted, upper and lower hinges starting to split but binding still holding, a little rubbed, but still a good reading copy. Ownership inscription of C.D.N. Costa in pen to front paste-down.   Ref: 50972 
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Libanius: (Wolfius, J.C., ed.:) Epistolae. Quas nunc primum maximam partem e variis codicibus, manu exaratis, edidit, Latine convertit & notis illustravit. Amstelaedami [Amsterdam]: Apud Janssonio-Waesbergios. 1738. Editio princeps. Folio, pp. [xx] 865 [i] + school prize leaf. Title page in red and black, engraved device. Sporadic foxing, some dustiness to upper margins. Contemporary vellum, faded ink title to spine, spine and boards tooled in gilt, armorial Amsterdam gilt centrepiece to both boards, edges sprinnkled red. Darkened and a bit soiled, some gilt rubbed, scuffed at edges, small red ink blot to lower board, ties lost. Printed school prize leaf with engraved vignettte, inscribed to Jano Lissone 16th April 1786. The first collected printing of the letters of Libanius, the fourth-century AD rhetorician. More than 1500 of his letters survive, the largest extant collection from antiquity, and only brief selections had been previously edited. Wolf's magisterial volume not only prints as many as were known but also includes Latin translations for each letter; Smith called it 'the best edition' (Dict. Gr. & Rom. Bio.), and it is still cited in modern editions. Brunet III, 1050; Graesse IV, 195; Hoffman II; Spoelder, 493 (Amst. 12).   Ref: 46584  show full image..
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Liddell, Henry George & Scott, Robert; Jones, Henry Stuart; McKenzie, Roderick, (eds.): A Greek-English Lexicon. Volume I & II. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1951. Ninth edition, reprint. 2 vols. 4to. (295 x 230mm), pp. xlviii, 1020; 1021-2112. 4cm tears to inner margins of 3 leaves (pp.1022/8) of Vol. II., not affecting text. Blue cloth, gilt titles to faded spines, endcaps fraying, 9cm. split to cloth along upper joint to Vol. I. Ffep to Vol. I semi-detached at hinge, all hinges with cracks at gutters but bindings still holding, endpapers creased and foxed. Despite vigorous wear, still a useful reference set. Ownership inscription of C.D.N. Costa in pen to front paste-down. Second reprint of the new revised and augmented (ninth) edition completed 1940. First edition published 1843.   Ref: 51026 
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