Imago Press: Classical Studies
found: 22 books

 
H. D.
Hippolytus Temporizes & Ion
New York, New Directions, 2003. Perfectbound, 277 pp. 5.25"-8". As New. Two dramas of Euripides taken from their Classic Greek and translated into H.D.'s inimitable Imagist English, first published in 1927 and 1937 respectively. Sturdy with bold type.
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Book number: 1024
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 | £UK 11.5 | JP• 1630]

 
ADAMS, BARBARA AND KRZYSZTOF M CIALOWICZ
Protodynastic Egypt
Buckinghamshire UK, Shire Publications, 1988. Perfectbound, 72 pp. 5.75"-8.25". As New. Synthesis of interpretations of recent findings among ceremonial treasures from the late fourth and early third millennium. Cover photo of Min from the temple at Koptos.
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Book number: 1401
USD 17.00 [Appr.: EURO 15.5 | £UK 13 | JP• 1848]

 
AESCHYLUS
Choerphoroi
London, Oxford University Press, 1962. Sewn-cloth, 88 pp. 4.75"-7". Good. Second play in the Atreid Trilogy. Greek text with introduction, notes and 4 indices provided by A. Sidgwick. First published in 1884, this copy has a slight split to the binding.
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Book number: 411
USD 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 | £UK 7 | JP• 978]

 
ARISTOPHANES, ALAN H. SOMMERSTEIN, TRANSLATOR
Lysistrata and Other Plays
London, Penguin, 2002. Perfectbound, 141 pp. 5"-7.75". Good. The Clouds and "The Archanaians" also included. Introdution and notes by the translator. "Lysistrata" has penmarks throughout its text.
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Book number: 414
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 7.75 | JP• 1087]

 
BARRé, MICHAEL L.
The God-List in the Treaty Between Hannibal and Philip V of Macedonia
Baltimore, Johns Hopkins University Press, 1983. Sewn-cloth, 220 pp. 7"-10.25". Mint. Sub-titled, "A Study in Light of the Near East Treaty Tradition" this volume has copious notes, a bibliography and an index but no dustjacket.
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Book number: 415
USD 24.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.75 | £UK 18.25 | JP• 2608]

 
BROWN, N. O.
Hermes the Thief: The Evolution of a Myth
New York, Vintage, 1969. Perfectbound, 175 pp. 4.25"-7.25". fine. First Vintage trade paper edition. Text and binding in mint, cover a study in foxed condition.
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Book number: 416
USD 13.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 | £UK 10 | JP• 1413]

 
BURNET, JOHN, EDITOR
Plato's Phaedo
Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1911 / 1980. Perfectbound, 158 pp. 4.75"-7.25". Good. Complete dialogue, apparatus, 60 pages of notes and several indices devoted to "Greek Words" and some grammar. White on red printed cover have the odd blemish.
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Book number: 1323
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 | £UK 11.5 | JP• 1630]

 
CORNFORD, F. M.
Before and After Socrates
London, Cambridge at the University Press, 1972. Perfectbound, 111 pp. 4.25"-7.25". good. Locates Socrates as a turning point in Greek thought from the Ionians to Aristotle, from nature to human values. Some water damage to top of inner pages.
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Book number: 1339
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.75 | £UK 10.75 | JP• 1522]

 
FRAZER, JAMES GEORGE
The Golden Bough, 1 Volume Abridged Edition
London, Macmillan, 1951. Cloth, 864 pp. 6"-8.75". Good. The classic study in magic and religion abridged in 1950 and printed from new plates in 1951. Binding shows wear at top and bottom but still sturdy. No jacket.
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Book number: 464
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 27.25 | £UK 23 | JP• 3260]

 
GERBER, DOUGLAS E., EDITOR
Greek Poetry and Philosophy: Studiies in Honour of Leonard Woodbury
Chico CA, Scholar's Press, 1984. Sewn-cloth, 336 pp. 6"-9.25". fine. Festschrift for the distinguished Professor. 22 essays, David Campbell, Anne Carson, Gordon Kirkwood among the contributors. Minor stain.
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Book number: 422
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 31.75 | £UK 26.75 | JP• 3804]

 
HARRISON, JANE ELLEN
Themis: A Study in the Social Origins of Greek Religion
London, Merlin Press, 1977. Perfectbound, 559 pp. 5.5"-8.75". fine. Early, speculative work on religiosity among the Greeks. 152 figures and 4 indices reproduced. Minor stains to the faces.
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Book number: 424
USD 13.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 | £UK 10 | JP• 1413]

 
KOTT, JAN; B. TABORSKI AND E. CZERWINSKI, TRANSLATORS
The Eating of the Gods
New York, Vintage Books, 1974. Perfectbound, 340 pp. 4.25"-7.25". Good. First Vintage Book edition of Random House 1973 original. Amazingly clean for a white-covered book. Watermarked inside however.
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Book number: 410
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 7.75 | JP• 1087]

 
LEVETT, BRAD
Sophocles: Women of Trachis
London, Duckworth, 2004. Perfectbound, 155 pp. 5.25"-8.5". Mint. Complete commentary only; no Greek text, no English translation. Sections on 'performance' and 'reception' follow the comments. Yellow on coral cover; all sharp.
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Book number: 425
USD 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 | £UK 7 | JP• 978]

 
PENDLEBURY, J.D.S.
The Archaeology of Crete
New York, W.W. Norton, 1965. Perfectbound, 420 pp. 6"-7.75". Fair. With 50 Plates, 53 Text Illustrations and 24 Maps, bibliography and index. Shows foxing and stains but binding still sturdy.
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Book number: 430
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 | £UK 11.5 | JP• 1630]

 
PLATO
Republic, Book X
London, Methuen, 1964. Sewn-cloth, 182 pp. 4.25"-6.75". fine. Greek text, with biography, introduction, notes and vocabulary prepared by John Ferguson. First reprint of 1957 edition. Some writing in pencil over parts of the text.
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Book number: 432
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 11 | £UK 9.25 | JP• 1304]

 
APOLLONIUS RHODII
Argonautica
London, Oxford Universiy Press, 1971. Sewn-cloth, 267 pp. 5"-7.5". Good. Greek text of Apollonius' 'The Voyage of the Argo' with critical preface in Latin by Hermann Frankel. Dustjacket, text and boards clean but foxing to open faces.
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Book number: 413
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.25 | £UK 15.25 | JP• 2174]

 
SOPHOCLES, DR. P. BROMMER, TRANSLATOR
Antigone
Leiden, E.J. Brill, 1965. Perfectbound, 39 pp. 6.25"-9.5". fair. Translation into rhyming Dutch; "In Nederlandse Rhythmische Verzen Overgebracht". Stains and chips to thin cover boards.
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Book number: 442
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 7.75 | JP• 1087]

 
SOPHOCLES
Fabulae
London, Oxford University Press, 1950. Sewn-cloth`, 412 pp. 5"-7.5". Good. The 7 complete plays in Greek, edited, with remarks in Latin, by A.C. Pearson. Pen marks, usual wear. No dustjacket.
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Book number: 438
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.75 | £UK 19 | JP• 2717]

 
SOPHOCLES
Philoctetes
London, Cambridge University Press, 1970. Perfectbound, 177 pp. 4.5"-7". fine. Greek text with iIntroduction, commentary and note on the text's transmission by T. B. L .Webster. Cambridge's sans serif Greek type. Some fade to the cover.
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Book number: 437
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 | £UK 11.5 | JP• 1630]

 
SOPHOKLES, EZRA POUND, TRANSLATOR
Sophokles' Women of Trachis
New York, New Directions, 1985. Perfectbound, 86 pp. 5.25"-8". As New. Pound's rough and ready version of Sophocles' play on Herakles' ascension. 1967 edition in paperbound reprint, Martinelli's portrait of Pound for frontis.
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Book number: 440
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 7.75 | JP• 1087]

 
WEIL, SIMONE, MARY MCCARTHY, TRANSLATOR
The Iliad, or, The Poem of Force
Wallingford, PA, Pendle Hill, 1973. Staplebound, 39 pp. 5.25"-7.5". Good. Pendle Hill Pamphlet # 91. Written by Weil after the fall of France in 1940. Stains and sticker-marks to yellow cover .
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Book number: 444
USD 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 | £UK 7 | JP• 978]

 
WOHL, VICTORIA
Intimate Commerce
Austin TX, University of Texas, 1998. Perfetbound, 294 pp. 6"-9". As New. Subtitled, ‚ÄúExchange, Gender and Subjectivity in Greek Tragedy‚ÄĚ‚ÄĚ it shows the disaster that ensues when the tribal custom of exchanging women is attempted in the context of the Greek polis.
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Book number: 1124
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 | £UK 11.5 | JP• 1630]

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