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World's End and other Stories

By: Paul theroux

Price: $1.75

Publisher: Pocket:

Seller ID: 9780671428327

ISBN: 0671428322

Condition: GOOD


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The Trial and Death of Socrates: Four Dialogues

By: Plato

Price: $1.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC:

Seller ID: 9780486270661

ISBN: 0486270661

Condition: GOOD


Among the most important and influential philosophical works in Western thought: "Euthyphro, " exploring the concepts and aims of piety and religion; "Apology, " a defense of the integrity of Socrates' teachings; "Crito, " exploring Socrates' refusal to flee his death sentence; and "Phaedo, " in which Socrates embraces death and discusses the immortality of the soul. View more info

"Plutarch: Lives of Noble Grecians and Romans (Modern Library Series, Vol. 1)"

By: Plutarch

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Modern Library:

Seller ID: 9780679600084

ISBN: 0679600086

Condition: GOOD


Plutarch's Lives, written at the beginning of the second century A.D., is a brilliant social history of the ancient world by one of the greatest biographers and moralists of all time. In what is by far his most famous and influential work, Plutarch reveals the character and personality of his subjects and how they led ultimately to tragedy or victory. Richly anecdotal and full of detail, Volume I contains profiles and comparisons of Romulus and Theseus, Numa and Lycurgus, Fabius and Pericles, and many more powerful figures of ancient Greece and Rome. The present translation, originally pub... View more info

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Plutarch's Lives Volume Two (Barnes & Noble Library of Essential Reading)

By: Plutarch

Price: $7.45

Publisher: Barnes & Noble:

Seller ID: 9780760780930

ISBN: 0760780935

Condition: GOOD


Plutarch defined for all ages the character of Greek and Roman moral identity. He studied what constitutes the best in a human being, and which, in turn, determines a person's role in the world. Blending history and biography, Plutarch evokes the characters of great leaders in history. He systematically pairs a Greek with a Roman, comparing characters and lives with similar careers so as to serve his particular goal of moral instruction. In vivid prose, he describes the awesome spectacle of the actions of men of enormous desires and ambitions responding to impossible situations. View more info

Gargantua: extraits

By: Rabelais

Price: $4.82

Publisher: Paris, 1972

Seller ID: 40P048

ISBN: 2038701377

Condition: NEAR FINE


"Tight, bright, clean & square. Bookstore stamp & owner's name on title page. Text in French. 16th century French Literature" View more info

Andromaque

By: Racine (Cogny & Cogny)

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Nancy, France", 1961

Edition: (1985 printing)

Seller ID: 1DP009

ISBN: 2040160708

Condition: FINE


As new - gift quality! 127 pages. Text in French. View more info

Phedre

By: Racine (par Jean Salles)

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Nancy, France", 1963

Edition: (1985 printing)

Seller ID: 1DP011

ISBN: 2040160760

Condition: FINE


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Athalie

By: Racine (par Rene-Yves Le Mazou)

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Nancy, France", 1962

Edition: (1984 printing)

Seller ID: 1DP010

ISBN: 2040160715

Condition: FINE


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Collected Works of Robert Louis Stevenson in One Volume (Giant International Series)

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

Price: $14.00

Publisher: "Walter J. Black, undated, circ":

Seller ID: B000I4X4L0

ISBN: B000I4X4L0

Condition: GOOD


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"Poesies Choisies - II, 1560-1585"

By: Ronsard

Price: $5.50

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1933 depot legal

Seller ID: 82P006

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, faint page yellowing, faint age soil to exterior, occasional underlining, slight curl. Text in French. Avec une Notice biographique, une Notice historique et litteraire, des Notes explicatives, des Jugements, un Questionnaire et des Sujets de devoirs par Paul Maury." View more info

Oeuvres Poetiques

By: Ronsard

Price: $8.06

Publisher: Paris, 1972

Seller ID: 40P046

ISBN: 2038701563

Condition: NEAR FINE


"Tight, bright, clean & square. Bookstore stamp & owner's name on title page. Text in French. 16th century French Literature" View more info

Poesies Choisies - I (1545 - 1560)

By: Ronsard

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1933

Seller ID: 88P009

Condition: FINE


As new except for age yellowing. Text in French. View more info

Poesies Choisies - I (1560 - 1585)

By: Ronsard

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1933

Seller ID: 88P010

Condition: FINE


"As new except for age yellowing. Text in French. Avec une Notice biographique, une Notice historique et litteraire, des Notes explicatives, des Jugements, un Questionnaire et des Sujets de devoirs par Paul Maury. Classiques Larousse US . " View more info

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The Jugurthine War / The Conspiracy of Catiline (Penguin Classics)

By: Sallust

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics:

Seller ID: 9780140441321

ISBN: 0140441328

Condition: GOOD


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for the gathering: Writings after 9/11 from the Sarah Lawrence College Graduate Writing Community

By: Sarah Lawrence College Graduate Writing Community

Price: $34.95

Publisher: "Bronxville, NY", 2002

Seller ID: 03H004

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! ""A few weeks after September 11, 2001…writers from Sarah Lawrence College gathered in Bronxville, New York for the sake of being together…These poems, stories, and essays work toward tribute, recovery, and renewal, in the end strengthening the spirit that binds all of us together. 135+ pages, 9x6"" (22.9x16cm)." View more info

Four Tragedies and Octavia (Penguin Classics)

By: Seneca

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics:

Seller ID: 9780140441741

ISBN: 0140441743

Condition: GOOD


Although their themes are borrowed from Greek drama, these exuberant and often macabre plays focus on action rather than moral concerns and are strikingly different in style from Seneca's prose writing. This collection includes Phaedra, Oedipus, Thyestes, and The Trojan Women. View more info

The OPD Companion to Shakespeare (Shakespeare)

By: shakespeare

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Quality Paperback Book Club:

Seller ID: 9781582880372

ISBN: 1582880379

Condition: GOOD


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Antigone (Griechisch/Deutsch)

By: Sophocles

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Stuttgart, Germany", 1998

Seller ID: 6-5P004

ISBN: 315007682X

Condition: FINE


Dual language (German and Greek on facing pages). As new except for 2 tiny chips on back cover. Classic Greek drama (tragedy). View more info

The Complete Greek Tragedies: Sophocles I (Vol 8)

By: Sophocles

Price: $1.75

Publisher: University Of Chicago Press:

Seller ID: 9780226307855

ISBN: 0226307859

Condition: GOOD


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le rouge et le noir

By: Stendahl

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1964

Seller ID: 08P002

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean & square. Occasional underlinings. Creases on spine, hinge and cover corners. Wear to cover edges. 500 pages. Text in French." View more info