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1 C. Julii Caesaris (Julius Caesar) Quae exstant interpretatione et notis illustravit Joannes Goduinus Professor Regius Jussu Christianissimi Regis In Usum Serenissimi Delphini
Paris [Lutetiae Parisiorum] Petri Le Petit 1678 Hardcover Very Good 
Critical edition prepared by the humanist Jean Godouin in 1678. Foldout map of Gaol, with three plates + full page title plate. Ownership: Christphones Abbas Luecensis 1724, with University of Chicago deaccession stamping. Rebound in half morocco with gilt titling. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 450.00 USD
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2 Claude Buy de Mornas Atlas historique et geographique (2 parts)
Paris Chez l'auteur 1762 Hardcover Very Good 
Heavy wear at corners. Weak hinges to front boards. Full mottled calf, marbled endpapers, red page edges. Bookplates to front pastedowns. Ruled edges. Volume 1: 6 engraved plates (including title), 63 colored maps, 4 tables, 1 plan (of Jerusalem) and 3 genealogies. Leaf 71 suffers from small amount of text adhering to adjoining paper. Moisture mark to edge of leaves 77-79 as well as intermittent moisture marks to page edges. Volume 2: 55 maps and 3 tables. This edition was bound in two volumes as opposed to other examples bound in three, hence only two title pages and the resultant 134 plates.; 12.25 x 15.75 in 
Price: 5000.00 USD
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3 Diodoro Siciliano La seconda parte della libraria historica di Diodoro Siciliano; tradotta dal greco in latino da diversi autori e nella nostra lingua da M. Francesco Baldelli.
1575 Hardcover Very Good 
Elaborate woodcut initials and head and tailpieces throughout. Loss on title page to C in Seconda. Worming to front pastedown and pgs 355-6 with slight scholia loss. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 650.00 USD
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4 Hugues Vincent Canaan d'apres l'exploration recente par le P. Hugues Vincent des Freres Precheurs
Paris J. Gabalda & C 1907 Hardcover Very Good 
Wear to head of spine, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 495 pages 
Price: 150.00 USD
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5 Julius Caesar The Commentaries of C. Julius Caesar, of his Warres in Gallia and the Civile Warres betwixt him and Pompey, Translated into English: with Many excellent and judicious Observations thereupon: As also The Art of Our Modern Training, or Tactick Practise; By Clement Edmonds Esquire, Remembrancer of the City of London. Whereunto is adjoyned the Eighth Commentary of the Warres in Gallia; With some short Observations upon it. Together with The Life of Caesar, and an Account of his Medalls. Revised....
London R. Daniel 1655 Hardcover Very Good 
Half calf. Five raised bands. Marble boards. Front cover detached. Rear cover on its way. Occasional pencil scholia. Full page plates on recto only. Some plates reinforced at verso edges.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 1200.00 USD
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6 O.M. Dalton Catalogue of the Engraved Gems of the Post-Classical Periods in the Department of British and Mediaeval Antiquities and Ethnography in the British Museum
London British Museum 1915 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
A clean copy; no name(s) or other signs of previous use. Modest edge wear to price clip jacket. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; No owner's names or other markings. Red cloth; blind ruled boards. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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7 Pietro Santi Bartoli Gli antichi sepolcri, ovvero mausolei Romani, ed etruschi, trovati in Roma ed in altri luoghi celebri; nelli quali si contengono molte erudite Memorie: Raccolti, disegnati, ed intagliati da Pietro Santi Bartoli Ed ora esisienti tra le Stampe della Calcografia della Rev. Camera Apostolica presso la Curia Innocenziana con Privilegio del Sommo Pontefice
Rome Rossi [1727] Hardcover Very Good 
Covers detached. Gilt title and design to spine. Lacks title page (supplied in reduced facsimile). Queer pagination. Lacking plate 22 but duplicates of plates 1 & 4 and 3 plates of 72. 113 plates in total. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 113 pages 
Price: 400.00 USD
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8 R. Hope Simpson and J.F. Lazenby The Catalogue of the Ships in Homer's Illiad
Oxford Clarendon Press 1970 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
An as new copy without owners' names or other markings in a fine mylar-wraped jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 200.00 USD
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Historical Researches on the Wars and Sports of the Mongols and Romans: In which Elephants and Wild Beasts were Employed or Slain And the Remarkable Local Agreement of History with the Remains of Such Animals Found in Europe and Siberia, Ranking, John
9 Ranking, John Historical Researches on the Wars and Sports of the Mongols and Romans: In which Elephants and Wild Beasts were Employed or Slain And the Remarkable Local Agreement of History with the Remains of Such Animals Found in Europe and Siberia
London For the Author 1826 First Edition Full Calf Very Good 
Wear & bumps to fore-edge corners.; Early 20th century rebacking with modern morocco title label & gilt date stamp to foot; large fold out map, ten plates, some folding; marbled edges. ; 4to; xv, 516 pages 
Price: 900.00 USD
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