Hardcovers, 8vo's., full polished calf, small raised bands, spine in compartments ruled in gilt, leather title labels lettered in gilt, brown ribbon bookmarks, marbled endpapers, has been rebound retaining the original leather sides & spines, Canford Manor bookplates on endpages, 1114pp. plus index. In Greek and Latin, this Herodotus's Histories which is one of the surviving accounts of the rise of the Persian Empire, its demise and the causes of the Greco-Persian Wars. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Herodoti Halicarnassei Historiarum Libri IX ...
Publisher: Oxford, Joseph Parker, 1824
Book Description Oxonii : Joannis Parker, 1840. Editio Tertia subinde emendata. hardback, 8vo, 2 vols, xxxviii,1104,(72)pp, Greek text with Latin notes, index etc., 18401104, 1840. foxing on endpapers and occassionally elswhere, coloured crayon underlinings in texts, internal bindings tight, marbled boards and half leather binding, spines heavily worn and torn wiyth loss of parts of backstrips, Fair condition. in need of repair. Bookseller Inventory # 204854
Book Description Oxonii : Josephi Parker, 1824. complete in 2 vols, xl,1114,(75 index)pp, Greek text with Latin editorial content, marbled edges, 18241114, 1824. hardback, ex-school library, labels and removal marks on endpapers, stamps on title verso, inner hinges cracked, texts clean and tight, full leather binding, gilt school crest on alll boards, rubbed, rebacked with repairs to edges, Good condition. Bookseller Inventory # 456506
Book Description Joannis Henrici Parker, Oxonii, 1840, 1840. Hardback. 2 vols. xxxvi, 578; (579)-1104, (74)pp. Bound in contemporary half-leather over marbled boards, marbled endpapers, all edges marbled. Slight rubbing to covers, a few pencil notes in text, vol. 2. endpapers slightly ink-stained, otherwise a very good set. Latin and Greek text. Bookseller Inventory # A177786