Results (121 - 150) of 126385
Navigators: Ancient Greece: Steele, Philip

Steele, Philip

Published by Kingfisher (2011)

ISBN 10: 0753465795 ISBN 13: 9780753465790

New Hardcover

Quantity Available: 1

From: Irish Booksellers (Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,524.23
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Kingfisher, 2011. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0753465795

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 121.

Reciprocity in Ancient Greece (Hardback): Gill, Christopher; Postlethwaite,

Gill, Christopher; Postlethwaite, Norman; Seaford, Richard

ISBN 10: 0198149972 ISBN 13: 9780198149972

Used Hardcover

Quantity Available: 1

From: Eclipse Libros (Dos Hermanas, SEVIL, Spain)

Bookseller Rating: 3-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,500.86
Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 22.04
From Spain to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Hardback. Book Condition: Muy Bueno / Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # 100000000672347

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 122.

Naukratis Trade in Archaic Greece (Hardback): Moller, Astrid

Moller, Astrid

ISBN 10: 0198152841 ISBN 13: 9780198152842

Used Hardcover

Quantity Available: 1

From: Eclipse Libros (Dos Hermanas, SEVIL, Spain)

Bookseller Rating: 3-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,479.72
Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 22.04
From Spain to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Hardback. Book Condition: Muy Bueno / Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # 100000000668603

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 123.

McGARVEY, J. W.

Published by the STANDARD PUBLISHING CO., Ohio (1880)

Used Hardcover

Quantity Available: 1

From: L. Michael (North Hollywood, CA, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,443
Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 4.58
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: the STANDARD PUBLISHING CO., Ohio, 1880. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fair. B00k: Fair/, Sun Bleaching On Brown Spine With Title In Gold Gilt, Hard Cover B00k: Fair/, Shows Wear, Soiling, Browning Last Few Pages Are Folded Over, Spine Separating And Weak. B00k is 6" X 9" X 1 5/8", With 624 Numbered Pages. = Description Applies To This B00K, Only, Which Is A Historically Significant Treasure From The Past, Hard To Find, Will Be Packaged And Shipped = Carefully, To Avoid Shipping Damage And Will Make It, An Excellent Addition To Your Own Personal Library Collection, Or As A Gift For The Discriminating Reader / Collector/ = WORLD WIDE SHIPPING, AVAILABLE. Bookseller Inventory # 013003

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 124.

Art of the Western World: From Ancient: Cole, Bruce; Gealt,

Cole, Bruce; Gealt, Adelheid

ISBN 10: 1439508763 ISBN 13: 9781439508763

Used

Quantity Available: 1

From: Book Deals (Lewiston, NY, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,436.11
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: 2008. Book Condition: Used. This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_usedgood_1439508763

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 125.

Art of the Western World: From Ancient: Cole, Bruce; Gealt,

Cole, Bruce; Gealt, Adelheid

ISBN 10: 1439508763 ISBN 13: 9781439508763

New

Quantity Available: 1

From: Book Deals (Lewiston, NY, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,436.11
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: 2008. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service!. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_1439508763

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 126.

A History of Philosophy, Vol. 1: Greece: Copleston, Frederick

Copleston, Frederick

Published by Image

ISBN 10: 0385468431 ISBN 13: 9780385468435

New PAPERBACK

Quantity Available: 2

From: BookShop4U (PHILADELPHIA, PA, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 3-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,416.81
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Image. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0385468431. Bookseller Inventory # Z0385468431ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 127.

A History of Philosophy, Vol. 1: Greece: Copleston, Frederick

Copleston, Frederick

Published by Image

ISBN 10: 0385468431 ISBN 13: 9780385468435

New PAPERBACK

Quantity Available: 2

From: Qwestbooks COM LLC (Bensalem, PA, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,416.81
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Image. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0385468431. Bookseller Inventory # Z0385468431ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 128.

A History of Philosophy, Vol. 1: Greece: Copleston, Frederick

Copleston, Frederick

Published by Image

ISBN 10: 0385468431 ISBN 13: 9780385468435

New PAPERBACK

Quantity Available: 2

From: Bookhouse COM LLC (Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,416.81
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Image. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0385468431. Bookseller Inventory # Z0385468431ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 129.

A History of Philosophy, Vol. 1: Greece: Copleston, Frederick

Copleston, Frederick

Published by Image

ISBN 10: 0385468431 ISBN 13: 9780385468435

New PAPERBACK

Quantity Available: 2

From: Vital Products COM LLC (southampton, PA, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,416.81
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Image. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0385468431. Bookseller Inventory # Z0385468431ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 130.

Item Description: London, James Duncan 1830., 1830. kl.8° 30 Bde. mit 17 gefalt. Karten u. vielen Stahlstichtafeln. Halblederbände der Zeit mit Lederecken u. Rückenvergoldung. = Conder's Modern Traveller in 30 Volumes complete. With 17 folding maps and many Steel-Engravings. == Original Edition. Sauber u. gut erhalten. Gleichförmige Reihe in schwarzen Halblederbänden der Zeit. Bookseller Inventory # 7abb1e1c0a99e903f32a2534cde38091

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 131.

Greece and the Levant: The Catalogue of: Navari, Leonora

Navari, Leonora

Published by Maggs Bros (1989)

ISBN 10: 0901953067 ISBN 13: 9780901953063

Used Hardcover

Quantity Available: 1

From: Black Oak Books Holdings Corp. (berkeley, CA, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 3-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,409.23
Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 2.91
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Maggs Bros, 1989. hardcover. Book Condition: Good. One of 300 copies; cover faintly rubbed/bumped/soiled, very lightly sunned, front board top corner and fore-edge near bottom very lightly bumped, bottom front board and spine very lightly soiled, front board lightly sunned near spine, spine quite sunned; edges sunned, barely soiled; textblock edges very lightly age-toned, internal hinge slightly exposed at front pastedown (binding intact), bottom corner pages 29-45 lightly bumped; binding tight; cover, edges and interior intact and very clean, except where noted; a nice copy; due to the size/weight of this item, additional shipping charges may apply. Bookseller Inventory # 601597

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 132.

BOISSONNAS]. Baud-Bovy, Daniel, and Fred. Boissonnas

Published by Éditions d'Art F. Boissonas, Geneva (1920)

Used First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,409.23
Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 4.10
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Éditions d'Art F. Boissonas, Geneva, 1920. Boissonnas, Fred. (illustrator). First English language edition. Folio, iv, 5-133 pp., with 40 full-page photogravure plates with printed tissue guards, and numerous photogravures in text. Decorative borders and devices in color, printed on handmade paper. Printed wrappers, titled in gilt, with an orange inset medallion of Pegasus on the front cover. New spine applied, modest stain on rear wrapper and faint stain to top corner Over all certainly very good, with the photogravures beautifully rendered. Fred Boissonnas (1858 - 1946) was from an influential family of photographers, initially situated in Geneva. His accomplishments in photography enabled him to travel widely and often, and from these travels he produced several books, including works on Greece and Egypt. His Greek images totaled over 7000 photographs made with large format cameras, and are inclusive of historical architectural remains, and vistas and landscapes. In the early 20th century he founded the publishing firm of Boissonnas S.A., which produced several exquisite limited editions illustrated with hand-pulled photogravure plates, elegant design and letterpress of several color inks. In 1910 he made EN GRÈCE PAR MONTS ET PAR VAUX from his enormous archive of Greek negatives. That lavish large folio was limited to 230 numbered copies printed on handmade paper; in 1936 he also issued a second edition in a smaller folio format with a larger limitation. This is the first edition published in English, and has a limitation of 300 numbered copies. Bookseller Inventory # 30183

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 133.

Item Description: 1923. showing the recently widowed Queen three quarters length, in profile, wearing mourning, in a fine silver frame by Asprey 9½" x 7½", hallmarked London, 1922, the photo is Queen Sophie was the third daughter of Emperor Friedrich Wilhelm III, and Victoria, Empress Frederick. She was a grand-daughter of Queen Victoria and married Constantine on the 27th October 1889. Constantine abdicated for the second time in favour of his son George in September 1922 and spent the last months of his life in exile in Italy. He died in January 1923 in Palermo. Bookseller Inventory # 32702

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 134.

Item Description: . London, John Williams Junior, 1673, ., 1673. small folio [32 x 19 cm]; [iv 240 pp, extra engraved title page as frontis, double-page map of eastern Mediterranean to Caspian Sea, Arabia, Black Sea, foldout panorama of part of Constantinople, total of 50 engravings including costumes, plans, views. contemporary full calf, worn, gilt title lettering on red leather spine label, spine ends chipped, joints cracked but holding, front fixed endpaper chipped, interior is crisp, clean & near fine, only slight foxing in some outer margins, in good cover. Cox I, 206. Blackmer Cat 297: 'Sandys travelled to the Levant in 1610, spending a year in Turkey, Palestine and Egypt. His observations first appeared in 1615 and his text was soon regarded as a special authority on the Levant. Sandys was also interested in colonial promotion and was one of the undertakers of the third charter of the Virginia company in 1611'. Wing S680. Also described in the text are Cyprus, Crete, Malta, Sicily, the Aeolian Islands, Rome, Venice, Naples, Syracuse, Massena. There is good description of the Jews in the Holy Land, the peoples of Egypt, Turkey, their customs, religion, ceremonies, etc. New S. T. C. 21726: These celebrated travels were 'written in a pleasant style, are distinguished by erudition, sagacity and a love of truth'. A picture of this book is available on request. Bookseller Inventory # A13233

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 135.

The last days of Lord Byron: with: PARRY, William.

PARRY, William.

Published by Knight and Lacey London (1825)

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Shapero Rare Books (London, United Kingdom)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,379.29
Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 10
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Knight and Lacey London, 1825. First edition. 8vo., xxiv, 360pp., engraved frontispiece, 3 hand-coloured aquatint plates, uncut in original drab boards, paper label, neat repairs to joints, an excellent copy. ". One of the best accounts of conditions and events in Greece during the revolution ." (Blackmer). Blackmer 1258. Bookseller Inventory # 81625

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 136.

The Life of Ali Pacha, of Jannina,: BEAUCHAMP, Alphonse de].

BEAUCHAMP, Alphonse de].

Published by Relfe London (1823)

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Shapero Rare Books (London, United Kingdom)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,379.29
Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 10
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Relfe London, 1823. Second English edition. 8vo., xii, 368pp., 2 engraved portraits, folding aquatint view, engraved folding map, spotting to frontispiece, offsetting to title, scattered light foxing, contemporary red straight-grained morocco gilt, covers with wide gilt borders, spine in five compartments, gilt lettered direct in second, others with gilt panels, broad raised bands gilt, all edges gilt, a very attractive example. Ali Pasha was nominally a vassal of the Sultan, but through military skill and intrigue he rose to be the ruler of Epirus and the south-western part of the Balkan peninsula. He was implicated in the developments which led to the Greek Revolution, and in 1822 the Sultan ordered his death. He was killed at his seat in Ioannina by a Turkish mission commanded by Khurshid Pasha. Atabey 78; Droulia 329; Blackmer 99 (first ed.). Bookseller Inventory # 85107

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 137.

Examples of Classic Ornament from Greece &: Spiers, Richard Phene

Spiers, Richard Phene

Published by Spiers, Richard Phene, London, England (1907)

Used Unbound First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Marc Sena Carrel (Pacifica, CA, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,374
Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 3.42
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Spiers, Richard Phene, London, England, 1907. Unbound. Book Condition: Very Good Minus. Vulliamy, Lewis; Moses, Henry (illustrator). First Edition Thus. Presumed first [and only?] printing of the first edition thus. The plates originally appeared in "Examples of Ornamental Sculpture in Architecture, drawn from the Originals in the Years 1818-21," published in 1825. Preface dated August 1907. Presumed printed and bound in Great Britain. This edition printed by the publisher from the original copper plates of the artist. Ex library but with very few of the usual ex library markings, and in any case a non-circulating copy. 19.5 x 13.25 inches. With two large folded sheets of text, including a title page, a preface page, and four pages of explanatory text for the plates, a headpiece illustration and a plan of the Temple of Apollo Didymaeus. With 20 unbound B&W full-page plates, as called for. All plates drawn on copper by Lewis Vulliamy and engraved by Henry Moses with exquisite and painstaking draughtsmanship. The paper on which the engravings are pulled appears to be mould-made cream stock. Plates 3 and 5 with a little light soiling/spotting into the plates. The remaining plates appear to be unfoxed or else with a few tiny marginal spots. All pages with minor bumping/rippling to the lower corner, in the margins only, not into the images. Tiny blindstamp of the college library to the top of the title page, scarcely noticeable. Scattered foxing to the four text pages containing notes on the plates. Else a clean copy. Housed in a contemporary port-folio of dark green buckram spine and corners and with dark green paper hardboards, the front board with elaborate black-stamped lettering. The binding lightly soiled. A library call number in small white ink hand to the spine. The port-folio with moderately bumped spine head and tail and corners. Original green cloth ties fully intact. The front pastedown of the port-folio with white label of the college library. A Very Good Minus copy. Extremely scarce in any condition. "The plates included in this work are a selection from those which were published in 1825 by Lewis Vulliamy, the architect, on his return from the tour which he made through Greece, Asia Minor, and Italy, as travelling student of the Royal Academy." The 1825 edition is virtually unobtainable. Also included with this purchase is "Examples of ornamental sculpture in architecture drawn from the originals of bronze, marble and terra cot[ta] in Greece, Asia Minor and Italy." Isha Books, New Delhi, 2013. Isha gives the original date of publication as 1823. The Isha publication, a hardback with DJ, is a crude photocopy reprint in much reduced size (11x 8.5 inches) but contains 40 plates, half of which are in the Spiers 1907 edition. Viewing the Isha publication one can appreciate the extraordinary crispness of detail in the Spiers edition. Size: Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 007198

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 138.

WORDSWORTH, Christopher.

Published by William Orr, London (1853)

Used Hardcover

Quantity Available: 1

From: Argosy Book Store, ABAA, ILAB (New York, NY, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,374
Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 5.47
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: William Orr, London, 1853. hardcover. Book Condition: near fine. This is a handsome and picturesque plate book with views of Greek landscapes and ruins, described by the eminent English scholar, Christopher Wordsworth, nephew of the famous Romantic poet, William Wordsworth. Handsomely bound copy of one of the finest Victorian accounts. Originally published in 1839, this edition is revised, with added engravings. With 26 hand-colored steel engraved plates, hundreds of woodcuts; engraved title, colored map. 458 pages, short thick 4to, full contemporary brown morocco; ornately gilt spine and covers, a.e.g. London: William Orr, 1853. New Edition, revised. Near Fine. Bookseller Inventory # 237942

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 139.

Navari, L.

Published by Maggs Bros Ltd, London, first edition, 1989 (1989)

ISBN 10: 0901953067 ISBN 13: 9780901953063

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Wykeham Books (LONDON, United Kingdom)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,350
Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 11.50
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Maggs Bros Ltd, London, first edition, 1989, 1989. Edition of 300 copies. Original boards, folio, 35 cm, xxi, 446 pp, xvi pages of plates (some colour). From the publisher's advertisement: "The publication of [the] Henry Blackmer catalogue is an important event in Greek and Levantine studies. Never has such an extensive collection been catalogued in such detail. There are over 1800 entries, mainly printed books but including manuscripts, photographs and drawings. Every book is described with a signature collation and plate count: in difficult cases a full plate list is printed. Physical bibliography is followed by an historical account of each book, setting it and the author in context. The non book materials are described in equal detail and particular attention is paid to the interrelation between different items. The late Henry Blackmer was an American banker who settled in Athens and formed this remarkable collection as a tribute to his adopted country. The books range in date from the 15th to the 19th century, and include many books of travel, archaeological and architectural treatises, costume books, political tracts and historical accounts of wars, battles and sieges in all the languages of the Eastern mediterranean."With a bibliography and index. Covers a trifle sunned, otherwise Near Fine. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-05342

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 140.

Allan, John

Published by Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, London (1843)

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: FOLIOS LIMITED (London, United Kingdom)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,350
Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 19
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, London, 1843. Hard BACK. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. Folio (circa 280 × 380 cm), 96 pp, [4], an illuminated title-page frontispiece with vignettes of Karnak, Naples, Venice, Cairo, Athens, Belem Castle and Constantinople, 40 tinted lithographs hors text + 67 woodcut illustrations in text, half-title, original blue calf binding, title gilt on raised spine (rubbed) edge wear to top of spine, with small loss of cover, binding rubbed, paper slightly browned, small water stain on frontispiece at the bottom of the page, occasional spotting, otherwise copy in very good condition.First Edition. Later editions appeared in 1845 and 1846. Allan spent a year - from April 1841 to June 1842 - travelling in the Mediterranean. The plates are after drawings by the author and illustrate mostly sites in Egypt but also Rhodes, Cos, Asia Minor and Greece. John Harrison Allan was from Britain. He was a member of the Athenian Archaeological Society and the Egyptian Society of Cairo. He made a journey to the Mediterranean from April 1841 to June 1842. This Grand Tour of the East had become quite usual for wealthy European in the 19th century, and was considered almost a necessity, as a means to educate oneself and as a sign of social status. Allan published his memoir in 1843, creating a work, of interest above all for its illustrations, which was republished two times. The plates illustrating this large-format work were based on drawings made by Allan himself. The edition is comprised by forty lithographs and sixty-eight wood engravings. The voyage began in Liverpool. The ship reached Venice by way of Gibraltar and Malta, sailed across the Adriatic and the Aegean sea and reached Istanbul. In continuation, the company sailed along the coast of Asia Minor, stopped over at Syros and set anchor at Alexandria. They explored Egypt down to the cataracts of the Nile in Assouan and returned to Alexandria. After a stopover at Malta, they were in Syros again, from where they travelled to Athens. They toured Attica, the Peloponnese, Delphi, and reached Patras. They then visited the Ionian islands, and sailed to Malta, Sicily, Southern Italy, Rome, Marseilles, Barcelona, Malaga and Lisbon. Bibliographic references: Blackmer 24; Abbey 200; Atabey 15; not in Weber. Size: Folio. Bookseller Inventory # 012006

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 141.

WYSE, Rt. Hon. Sir Thomas; Stanley, Arthur Penrhyn

Published by Hurst and Blackett, London (1871)

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Rose's Books IOBA (Harwich Port, MA, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,338.77
Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 4.10
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Hurst and Blackett, London, 1871. Decorative Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. London: Hurst and Blackett, 1871. First edition. Introduction dated February, 1871. Brown cloth binding with dark brown blindstamped decoration. Yellow sticker from "Mudie's Select Library" to front board. Gold titles, decoration to spine. Black endpapers. Attractive antique library bookplate, hand-numbered and hand-dated, from one of the USA's oldest institutions. 42 pp. introduction by Miss Wyse, followed by 274 pp., 16 pp. Letters to Friends at Home by Stanley, 16 pp. advertising. Light edgewear and scuffing, minimal library markings, very good condition. Scarce. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Antique ex-library. Bookseller Inventory # 005020

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 142.

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,321.15
Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 6.84
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: T. Cadell, London, 1829. 8 volumes, 8vo, contemporary polished brown calf, double gilt borders on covers enclosing a blindstamped roll and within triple blindstamped rules, spines stamped in gilt and blind, and with maroon morocco labels; light wear, else generally fine throughout. A handsome set. Undertaken at Gibbon's urging, "Mitford's history for many years remained popular, and had the merit of supplying a laborious English work on a comparatively neglected subject. It was superior at most points to the Greek history by John Gillies published in 1786 É It may be added that Mitford never visited Greece, never travelling beyond Naples" (DNB). Lowndes, p. 1580. Bookseller Inventory # 23996

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 143.

Greece and The Levant. The Catalogue Of: Navari, Leonora.

Navari, Leonora.

Published by Maggs Bros Ltd,, London (1989)

ISBN 10: 0901953067 ISBN 13: 9780901953063

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: FOLIOS LIMITED (London, United Kingdom)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,300
Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 19
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Maggs Bros Ltd,, London, 1989. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. Large 4 to., 35 cm, xxi, 446 pp, 1 frontispiece, xvi pages of plates (some colour), Grey Cloth, very light wear to spine edges and covers, Biblio., Index, Edition of 300 copies, A major bibliography containing 1947 entries covering Greece, Egypt, Palestine, Syria and the Ottoman Empire, Copy in very good condition, Maggs Bros Ltd, London, first edition, 1989 - One of the great travel bibliographies to have been published in recent years and now very scarce. The important bibliographical reference detailing the Henry M. Blackmer Collection. With only 300 copies produced, to no surprise, it went out-of-print upon publication. Undoubtedly the finest collection on Modern Greece and Levantine studies at the time of its dispersal in October 1989. Blackmer was an American banker who settled in Athens and formed this remarkable collection as a tribute to his adopted country, with books and other material dating from the 15th to the 19th centuries. This catalogue, which required several years to compile (over 1800 entries), set the standard and continues to remain the principal bibliographical tool on the subject for collectors and dealers. 11153 Size: 4to. Bookseller Inventory # 009817

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 144.

The Classic lands of Europe embracing Italy,: SHERER, John.

SHERER, John.

Published by Lodon Printing Co. London

Used Hardcover

Quantity Available: 1

From: Shapero Rare Books (London, United Kingdom)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,277.12
Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 10
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Lodon Printing Co. London. 2 volumes in 1, 4to., 2 additional engraved pictorial title, 2 engraved frontispieces, 117 engraved plates, contemporary green half morocco gilt, lightly rubbed, a very good copy. Bookseller Inventory # 83555

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 145.

WHELER G.

Used

Quantity Available: 1

From: Rare Book Exchange (Lindenhurst, NY, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 3-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,268.31
Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 2.74
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: 466.WHELER G. 1682 A JOURNEY INTO GREECE. 483PP. WITH A VARIETY OF SCULLPTURES. HARD COVER. COVER LOOSE OTHERWISE IN GOOD CONDITION. (OBG-BASE-25). Bookseller Inventory # 0061016

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 146.

The History of Greece. New Edition.: THIRLWALL, Newell Connop.

THIRLWALL, Newell Connop.

Published by London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1855-6 (1855)

Used First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Peter Harrington. ABA member (London, United Kingdom)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,250
Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 14
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1855-6, 1855. 8 volumes, octavo. Near contemporary plum half hard-grained morocco, matching pebble-grained cloth, title gilt direct to spines, narrow bands, gilt rolls, marbled edges and endpapers. Light shelf-wear, boards variably sunned, largely just a narrow strip at the fore-edges, but the rear board of volume VIII heavily sunned, light toning, some offsetting from the frontispiece maps, but overall a very good set. 13 maps and plans, 7 of them folding. The Thirlwall's History was first published 1835–44 as part of Lardner's Cabinet Cyclopaedia. The "work entailed prodigious labour. At Cambridge, where the first volume was written, he used to work all day until half-past three, when he left his rooms for a rapid walk before dinner, at that time served in hall at four; in Yorkshire he is said to have worked sixteen hours a day in his study. By a curious coincidence he and George Grote, his friend and schoolfellow [at Charterhouse], were writing on the same subject at the same time, unknown to each other. On the appearance of Grote's first two volumes in 1846 Thirlwall welcomed them with generous praise Grote in the preface to his work bore testimony to Thirlwall's learning, sagacity, and candour" (ODNB). Solidly, attractively bound, and very well preserved. Bookseller Inventory # 109144

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 147.

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,250
Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 7
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: London: Henry Colburn, 1818. FIRST EDITION, 2 vols, 8vo, pp xix, 326; 397; contemporary brown full polished calf, recently re-backed, internally crisp, SCARCE. Bookseller Inventory # 8715

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 148.

Item Description: London, 1670, 1670. SEVENTH EDITION, engraved title-page, double-page engraved map of the Middle East, and a folding plate of the Prospect of the Grand Signoirs Seraglio from Galata and 47 maps and illustrations in the text, folio, contemporary calf, rebacked(slight staining manly marginal throughout) Printed for Rob.Clavel, etc.The author began his travels in 1610 and his work forms a valuable description of the geography and ethnology of the countries he visited. Bookseller Inventory # new69

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 149.

Alternatives to Athens Varieties of Political Organization: Brock, Roger; Hodkinson,

Brock, Roger; Hodkinson, Stephen

ISBN 10: 0198152205 ISBN 13: 9780198152200

Used Hardcover

Quantity Available: 1

From: Eclipse Libros (Dos Hermanas, SEVIL, Spain)

Bookseller Rating: 3-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: £ 1,247.20
Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 22.04
From Spain to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Hardback. Book Condition: Muy Bueno / Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # 100000000668553

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 150.

Condition

Binding

Collectible Attributes

Free Shipping

Bookseller Location

  • All Locations

Bookseller Rating

Results (121 - 150) of 126385