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Image for The Works of Tacitus, in Two Volumes: Volume I. The Annals; Volume II. The History, Germany, Agricola, and Dialogue on Orators (The Oxford Translation, Revised, with Notes)

The Works of Tacitus, in Two Volumes: Volume I. The Annals; Volume II. The History, Germany, Agricola, and Dialogue on Orators (The Oxford Translation, Revised, with Notes)

By: Tacitus, Cornelius

Price: $40.00

Publisher: G. Bell and Sons, Ltd.: 1914

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2289115

Condition: Very Good


1914 reprint. Board edges of both volumes lightly rubbed, minor ink marginalia in volume one. We have more books available by this author!. Two volume set. The Oxford translation, revised, with notes. The Annals, Tacitus' final work, covers the period from the death of Augustus Caesar in 14 AD. He wrote at least sixteen books, but books 7–10 and parts of books 5, 6, 11 and 16 are missing. Book 6 ends with the death of Tiberius and books 7 to 12 presumably covered the reigns of Caligula and Claudius. The remaining books cover the reign of Nero, perhaps until his death in June 68 or until the ... View more info

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Venice: Its History, Art, Industries and Modern Life

By: Yriarte, Charles; Sitwell, F.J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The John C. Winston Co.:

Seller ID: 2287247

Condition: Near Fine


No publisher date (circa 1900s). Jacket spine faintly toned, minor tear along spine head of jacket. Pencil mark on rear endpapers. 449 pp. Red cloth, gilt titles and decorations, red cloth dust jacket. Photographic plates. Fold-out map of Venice. Translated from the French by F.J. Sitwell. CONTENTS: Origin--Development--Fall of the Republic; The Archives of Venice in the Monastery of Santa Maria Gloriosa Dei Frari; The Commerce of the Venetians--Their Navigation; The Arsenal of Venice; The Doge of Venice; The Art of Medal Engraving; Architecture--Its Successive Transformations; Architecture--T... View more info

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Picasso (Gallery of Art Series)

By: [Picasso]; Apollonio, Umbro; Foligno, Cesare

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Uffici Press: 1954

Seller ID: 2276916

Condition: Very Good


No jacket, boards and pages faintly toned. 1954 Large Hardcover. 26 pp. Tipped in color illustrations. Pablo Ruiz Picasso (/p??k??so?, -?kæso?/;[2] Spanish: [?pa?lo pi?kaso]; 25 October 1881 – 8 April 1973) was a Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, ceramicist, stage designer, poet and playwright who spent most of his adult life in France. Regarded as one of the most influential artists of the 20th century, he is known for co-founding the Cubist movement, the invention of constructed sculpture,[3][4] the co-invention of collage, and for the wide variety of styles that he helped develop an... View more info