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Florinskij, T.: [South Slavs and Byzantium in the Second Quarter of the Fourteenth Century.] Juznye Slavjane i Vizantija vo Vtoroj Cetverti XIV veka. Part I & II. Variorum Reprints, London, 1973. 8vo., pp. iii, 275. Green cloth gilt, a little rubbed, no dust-jacket. Very good.   Ref: 25727 
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Frank, Georgia: The Memory of the Eyes. Pilgrims to Living Saints in Christian Late Antiquity. Berkeley, Los Angeles, & London, University of California Press, 2000. First edition. 8vo., pp. xiv, 219. Cloth-backed grey boards, gilt lettering to spine, spine slightly cocked, a few small bumps to edges of boards, one very small and faint mark to ffep, edges lightly dusted, very good. Dust jacket, shelf wear, very good. Hand-written manuscript notes loosely inserted.   Ref: 52118 
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Hussey, J.M. (ed.:) The Cambridge Medieval History Volume IV: The Byzantine Empire. Part II: Government, Church and Civilisation. Cambridge at the University Press 1967. This vol. only. First edition, 8vo., pp. xlii, 517 + 30 pp. plates. Three lightly skinned patches to title-page where library marks have been rubbed away. Green buckram cloth, gilt title to spine. Endcaps a little creased, tape-mark to front paste-down running the length of the fore-edge, edges a little dusty with remainder mark at head. Without dust-jacket, but a good, sound copy. Edited by J.M. Hussey witht the assitance of D.M. Nicol and G. Cowan.   Ref: 51993 
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Kaegi, Walter E.: Byzantium and the Early Islamic Conquests. Cambridge University Press, 1992. First edition. 8vo., pp. xiii, 313. Cloth, gilt-lettered, light shelf wear to edges, almost fine. The Cambridge Illustrated History of the Middle Ages, Vol. I.   Ref: 49183 
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Kolbaba, Tia M.: Inventing Latin Heretics. Byzantines and the Filioque in the Ninth Century. Kalamazoo, Michigan: Medieval Institute Publications, 2008. Still in publisher's shrink wrap, new.   Ref: 51943 
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Kolbaba, Tia M.: Inventing Latin Heretics. Byzantines and the Filioque in the Ninth Century. Kalamazoo: Medieval Institute Publications, Western Michigan University, 2008. First edition. 8vo., pp. viii, 206. Red faux-calf, gilt title to spine. Near fine. Dust-jacket very mildly shelf-worn, near fine. Medieval Institute Publications is a program of The Medieval Institute, College of Arts and Sciences, Western Michigan University.   Ref: 51862 
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Kulakovskij, Ju.: (Dujcev, Ivan, preface:) [History of Byzantium 395 - 717.] Istorija Vizantii. Variorum Reprints, London, 1972. 3 vols., 8vo., pp. xiii, 552, (8); x, 512, (9); xiv, 432 + folding map. Russian text. Red cloth gilt, no dust-jackets, small barcode label to vol. III, a little light shelf wear but a very good set. Reprint of Vol. I Kiev 1913 revised edition, Vol. II 1912 and Vol. III 1915 editions.   Ref: 25695  show full image..
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Merrills, A.H.: History and Geography in Late Antiquity. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005. First edition. 8vo., pp. xiv, 390. Black cloth, gilt title to spine, a little dusting to edges, near fine. Dust-jacket, some shelf wear, very good.   Ref: 51942 
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Methodius of Olympus, Saint: Episcopi et Martyris Convivium Decem Virginum. Leo Allatius haectenus non editum primus Graece vulgavit, Latine vertit, notas & diatribam de Methodiorum scriptis adiecit. Romæ [Rome]: Typis S. Congreg. de Propaganda Fide, 1656. 8vo., pp. [xvi], 435, [xiii]. Text in Greek and Latin. Printer's device of an elaborate bee on title page and p.386, initials and tailpieces. Some light foxing, a few small marginal holes not affecting text. Contemporary vellum, ink title to spine, edges mottled red. Spine slightly darkened, boards marked, a few surface wormholes, endpapers rumpled and dusted. Armorial bookplate to front paste down, ownership inscription of Michaëlis Angeli Giacomelli to f.f.e.p. verso. Booksellers notes pencilled to f.f.e.p., 'Autograph of M.A. Giacomelli, Archbishop of Chalcedon, with his bookplate'. Embossed armorial stamp to title page. The first complete edition of Methodius's 'The Banquet of Virgins' - selections had been published in 1644 at Paris - by the church father Saint Methodius, bishop of Olympus and then Tyre. Several of his other works survive as fragments, with this one, written around 300 AD and popular through the rest of late antiquity, the only one known in its entirety. A stylistic imitation of Plato's Symposium, except that the participants, a group of ten virgins, praise the state of virginity instead of love. The text is published in Greek with a parallel Latin translation.   Ref: 46400 
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Mortley, Raoul: The Idea of Universal History from Hellenistic Philosophy to Early Christian Historiography. Lewiston/Queenston/Lampeter: The Edwin Meller Press, 1996. First edition. 8vo., pp. ii, 233, iii. Black cloth, gilt lettering to spine, a little fading around boards, slight bumping to bottom edges of boards, two small marks to boards, edges lightly dusted, very good. Without dust-jacket. Author inscription to Averil Cameron. Texts and Studies in Religion, Volume 67.   Ref: 52106 
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