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The Ceremonial Entry of Ernst, Archduke of Austria, Into Antwerp, June 14, 1594. To Which is Added a Supplement of Plates from the Royal Entry of Albrecht and Isabella, Antwerp, 1599 [LATIN TEXT]

By: Bochius, Johannes; Mielke, Hans

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Benjamin Blom: 1970

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 2298465

Condition: Near Fine


No jacket. 1970 facsimile of 1602 original, with new introduction by Hans Mielke. Latin text. Archduke Ernest of Austria (German: Ernst von Österreich; 15 June 1553[1] – 20 February 1595) was an Austrian prince, the son of Maximilian II, Holy Roman Emperor, and Maria of Spain. Born in Vienna, he was educated with his brother Rudolf II, Holy Roman Emperor, in the court of Spain. In 1573 and 1587, he was a candidate for the throne of Poland. From 1576 onwards, he was governor in the Archduchy of Austria, where he promoted the counter-reformation. In 1590, he became governor of Inner Austria a... View more info

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Thomas Wright's Political Songs of England: From the Reign of John to That of Edward II

By: Coss, Peter

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1996

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2272429

Condition: Near Fine


1996 reissue of 1839 original with a new introduction and added editorial material. No jacket, remainder mark, pencil mark on rear paste-down endpaper. lxxix, 408 pp. With Latin and English text. This book contains a collection of political verses, venality satires and songs of social protest from medieval England. First edited by Thomas Wright in 1839, these so- called political songs are reissued here on behalf of the Royal Historical Society. The collection provides a fascinating insight into medieval responses to contemporary events. A new and wide-ranging introduction by Peter Coss offers... View more info

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Cato to St. Jerome: Selections from the First 600 Years of Latin Prose

By: Gould, H. E.; Whiteley, J. L.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Macmillan & Co., Ltd.: 1955

Seller ID: 2297895

Condition: Good


No jacket. Board edges rubbed, front hinge starting, ink name on front free endpaper verso. 1955 Hard Cover. xvii, 182 pp. Text in Latin and in English. CONTENTS: Foreword; Introduction; Text: Cato: How to Farm - Cicero: Verres Is Charged with Sacrilege - Sallust: Cato Demands Stern Justice - Livy: The Story of Sophonisba - Tacitus: Mutiny Amongst the Pannonian Legions - Pliny: Three Letters - Suetonius: The Assassination and Funeral of Julius Caesar - St. Jerome: The Last Voyage of St. Paul; Notes; Vocabulary. View more info

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Horace: Satires, Epistles and Ars Poetica (Loeb Classical Library) (Latin Text)

By: Horace; Fairclough, H.R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: William Heinemann, Ltd.: 1970

Seller ID: 2288953

ISBN: 0434991945

Condition: Very Good


Half-inch chip to jacket spine head, corners of front jacket flap clipped, pencil note on rear jacket flap. 1970 Small Hard Cover. xxx, 508, 8 pp. Dual text in Latin and in English. Translated by H.R. Fairclough. In the two books of Satires Horace is a moderate social critic and commentator; the two books of Epistles are more intimate and polished, the second book being literary criticism as is also the Ars Poetica. The Epodes in various (mostly iambic) metres are akin to the 'discourses' (as Horace called his satires and epistles) but also look towards the famous Odes, in four books, in the o... View more info

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Ovid's Amores, with Latin Text (Dual Text)

By: Ovid; Lee, Guy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Viking Press: 1968

Seller ID: 2296615

ISBN: 0670533041

Condition: Very Good


Front board lightly soiled, page ridge lightly foxed. 1968 Hard Cover. vii, 207 pp. Dual-text, Latin and English. A Virile and colloquial rendering of Ovid's first-century-B.C. best seller. The only complete, modern translation of his love poems, together with the original Latin text. View more info

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Latin Songs and Carols

By: Robertson, J.C.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: The University of Toronto Press: 1945

Seller ID: 2299145

Condition: Very Good


Latin text. Front wrapper creased, light stains on front wrapper. 1945 Stapled Binding. 64 pp. This collection of Latin Songs and Carols differs from its predecessor entitled Latin Songs New and Old, published in 1934, in two respects. While Par I of the earlier book, containing my versions of time-honored national and secular songs, remains but little changed, almost all of Part II has been omitted, consisting of Latin verses, classical, mediaeval, and modern, written by other than myself. ...Secondly, in place of these omissions a number of new versions are presented which have been written ... View more info

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C. Cornelii Taciti Historiarum Libri Quinque: Ad Fidem Optimarum Editionum Expressi. Cum Notis Barbou.

By: Tacitus, Cornelius; Carey, Matthew (Preface)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Impensis M. Carey: 1808

Seller ID: 1951280

Condition: Very Good


Ink note from previous owner on front endpaper ('The property of Otis Hutchins. purchased second hand. August 22d 1815. price 1.00, No. 77'), edges of endpapers toned, top corner of front free endpaper removed. 1808 Full-Leather. iv, 256 pp. Original full leather, red leather spine label, gilt titles & rules. Books 1-4 of Tacitus's histories in the original Latin, taken primarily from the Brotier's edition, with portions from Barbou and Gronovius. Notes by Barbou taken from his 1793 edition. Publius Cornelius Tacitus was a Roman statesman in the first century A.D., whose histories provide an a... View more info

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Anthologia Latina

By: Thackeray, Franciscus St. John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bell Et Daldy: 1865

Seller ID: 2197753

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, ink stamp on front endpaper. 1865 Hard Cover. 386 pp. A collection of Latin Poetry. View more info

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The New College Latin & English Dictionary

By: Traupman, John C.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1988

Seller ID: 2200052

ISBN: 055327581X

Condition: Fair


Spine cocked, wrappers and pages toned. 1988 Mass Market Paperback. x, 502 pp. More than 63,000 words and phrases. Two complete vocabulary lists, Latin-English and English-Latin; Mythological, geographical, and historical names; Classical and Ecclesiastical Latin pronunciation guides. Based upon vocabularies actually used in today's schools and colleges. View more info