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THE GREEK MYTHS (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Robert Graves; Kenneth Mcleish. Illustrated by Grahame Baker.
Stock no. 2132109
Published by Folio Society. 2002. Fine condition.

2 Volumes. Brown cloth spine with gilt titles and border. Pictorial covers. Introduction by McLeish. Slip case is very good - a few marks and couple of knocks.

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THE IMPERIAL ROMAN ARMY
Written by Yann Le Bohec.
Stock no. 1818262
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A look in detail at the structure and development of the army in the first three centuries AD, examining its organization, training and role in Roman Society, to see why it has always been accorded with such a prominent position in Rome's history and whether that view is justified. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713471662. Name in ink to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is price-cut.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF ANCIENT AND ROMAN BRITAIN
Written by Harold Priestley.
Stock no. 1318366
Published by Frederick Warne. 1979. Very good condition.

Observers Series No. 56. Laminate boards. With 74 b/w photographs, 10 maps and 4 line drawings. ISBN: 0723215448. Spine bumped, a tiny indentation to lower edge of front cover. Contents clean.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF ANCIENT AND ROMAN BRITAIN
Written by Harold Priestley.
Stock no. 1318135
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer Book No. 56. 74 b/w photos, 10 pages of maps and 4 line drawings. ISBN: 0723215448. Spine bumped. Dustwrapper is price-cut by publisher with 'new' price printed above and is slightly browned.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF ANCIENT AND ROMAN BRITAIN
Written by Harold Priestley.
Stock no. 2130433
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer Book No. 56. 74 b/w photos, 10 pages of maps and 4 line drawings. ISBN: 0723215448. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning.

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ROMAN ARMY WARS OF THE EMPIRE
Written by Graham Sumner. Illustrated by Graham Turner.
Stock no. 1816015
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Brassey's History of Uniforms. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1857532120. Spine slightly cocked, contents fine.

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THE ROMAN CAVALRY FROM THE FIRST TO THE THIRD CENTURY AD
Written by Karen R. Dixon; Pat Southern.
Stock no. 1317371
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The origins of the mounted units of the Roman army and their development from temporary allied troops to the regular alae and cohorts. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 256 pages. B/w drawings by Dixon plus b/w photos. ISBN: 0713463961. Spine slightly bumped at top and tail. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed.

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GREEK AND ROMAN SCULPTURE
Written by A.W. Lawrence.
Stock no. 1809474
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st thus 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

First published under the title 'Classical Sculpture 1929', this is the revised, retitled edition. Burgundy cloth spine with gilt title, beige paper boards. B/w plates. ISBN: 0224007092. Corners bumped. A few minor marks to front endpaper else contents clean. Dustwrapper is lightly worn and creased at edges with a couple of closed edge tears (no loss).

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ROMANS IN BRITAIN
Written by Rodney Legg.
Stock no. 1807872
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1983. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0434413305. Dustwrapper spine faded.

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ART & SOCIETY IN ROMAN BRITAIN
Written by Jennifer Laing.
Stock no. 1807863
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition.

A stimulating and readable outline of art and its role in society in Roman Britain. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0750921498. Text block slightly grubby, contents fine.

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PHOCION THE GOOD
Written by Lawrence A. Tritle.
Stock no. 1604353
Published by Croom Helm. 1st 1988. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Croom helm Classical Studies. Tracing the life, and subsequent image, of Phocion of Athens, the most enigmatic of Plutarch's heroes. ISBN: 0709943636.

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WARRIORS OF ROME
Written by Michael Simkins. Illustrated by James Field.
Stock no. 1001152
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1988. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

An Illustrated military history of the Roman Legions. Large format. Colour illustrations. B/w photos. ISBN: 0713720018.

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