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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 ELEPHANT IN THE GREEK AND ROMAN WORLD
Written by H.H. Scullard.
Stock no. 2138803
Published by Thames and Hudson. Circa 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Aspects of Greek and Roman Life Series. Beige boards, gilt title to spine; vignette to front cover. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0500400253. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Address label to front pastedown. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and browning.

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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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BATTLES OF THE GREEK AND ROMAN WORLDS
Written by John Drogo Montagu.
Stock no. 1322595
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 2000. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A chronological compendium of 667 battles to 31 BC, from the historians of the ancient world. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 256 pages including index. ISBN: 1853673897. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed.

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THE OXFORD COMPANION TO CLASSICAL CIVILIZATION
Written by Simon Hornblower; Antony Spawforth.
Stock no. 1322326
Published by Oxford University Press. Circa 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Second Edition. Black cloth. 907 pages with Bb/w maps and illustrations. ISBN: 9780198706779. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE ART OF LOVE
Written by Ovid; Publius Ovidius Naso; James Michie. Illustrated by Grahame Baker.
Stock no. 2136223
Published by Folio Society. 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

Cream cloth, gilt title to spine. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates. Slight rubbing/scuffing to pictorial onlay on front cover. 4th printing. Slip case is very good.

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THE TWELVE CAESARS
Written by Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus; Robert Graves. Illustrated by Raymond Hawthorn.
Stock no. 1822470
Published by Folio Society. 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

Re-Issue. Brick-red cloth with blue and gold decoration. Gilt title to spine. B/w wood engravings. Eighth printing. Spine lightly faded. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is a little browned at edges and scuffed.

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