Category: Ancient


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Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: Attic Black Figure and Related Wares

By: Hayes, J. W.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press for the British Academy and The Royal Ontario Museum: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0054492

This fascicule presents the black figure vases and related categories in the Toronto collection. It includes a soft bound text and 42 loose, folio sized plates of photos of the vases in a folded portfolio. Some minor fading to outer folder, otherwise near fine. View more info

New Perspectives on Chu Culture During the Eastern Zhou Period: Tung Chou Ch'U Wen Hua T'Ao Lun Hui

By: Lawton, Thomas (Editor)

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Ewing, New Jersey, U.S.A., Princeton Univ Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0051304

1st edition, cloth state, edgewear, Very Good, No DJ (as issued - ?). Four essays presented at a symposium at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery in 1990. 211 pages, over 150 photographs & select bibliography. View more info

The History of Rome (Books I and II), Handy Literal Translations

By: Livius, Titus

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Hinds, Moble & Eldredge:

Seller ID: 0052000

Light wear to extremities. Translated by D. Spillan and Cyrus Edmonds. No date but probably late 1800s. View more info

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Electra and the Empty Urn : Metatheater and Role Playing in Sophocles

By: Ringer, Mark

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, U.S.A., University of North Carolina Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0020818

Metatheater, or "theater within theater," is a critical approach often used in studies of Shakespearian or modern drama. Breaking new ground in the study of ancient Greek tragedy, Mark Ringer applies the concept of metatheatricality to the work of Sophocles. His innovative analysis sheds light on Sophocles' technical ingenuity and reveals previously unrecognized facets of fifth-century performative irony. Ringer analyzes the layers of theatrical self-awareness in all... View more info

Visions of Ancient America

By: Schezen, Roberto (photographer)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York Rizzoli 1990.:

Seller ID: 0020171

Corner of front free endpaper crumpled and torn otherwise very good in very good dust jacket in Brodart. Wonderful photography of Indian ruins throughout Mexico and Central America. First Edition. Binding is Hardcover. View more info