1857 A School Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities Customs History Art People Architecture Culture Clothing by William Smith Illustrated Antique Victorian Book1857 A School Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities Customs History Art People Architecture Culture Clothing by William Smith Illustrated Antique Victorian Book1857 A School Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities Customs History Art People Architecture Culture Clothing by William Smith Illustrated Antique Victorian Book1857 A School Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities Customs History Art People Architecture Culture Clothing by William Smith Illustrated Antique Victorian Book1857 A School Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities Customs History Art People Architecture Culture Clothing by William Smith Illustrated Antique Victorian Book1857 A School Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities Customs History Art People Architecture Culture Clothing by William Smith Illustrated Antique Victorian Book1857 A School Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities Customs History Art People Architecture Culture Clothing by William Smith Illustrated Antique Victorian Book1857 A School Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities Customs History Art People Architecture Culture Clothing by William Smith Illustrated Antique Victorian Book1857 A School Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities Customs History Art People Architecture Culture Clothing by William Smith Illustrated Antique Victorian Book1857 A School Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities Customs History Art People Architecture Culture Clothing by William Smith Illustrated Antique Victorian Book1857 A School Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities Customs History Art People Architecture Culture Clothing by William Smith Illustrated Antique Victorian Book

This old work is “A School Dictionary of Green and Roman Antiquities. Abridged from the larger dictionary” by William Smith. LL.D. This was published by Harper & Brothers in 1857 a reprint of the original 1846 work. “It is believed that the work will be found to be of no small assistance to those who have not studied the Greek and Roman writers, but who frequently need information on many points connected with Greek and Roman Antiquities.” This goes alphabetically with terms one would read of in Greek and Roman works and states what it is. Words relating to festivals, customs, clothing articles, trade, commerce, sport, culture, art, law, architecture etc… will be found in here. It starts with what a an “Abacus” is and its background and ends with “Zona” and what it is and history of it. This is illustrated throughout.There is a former owner name in pen on the title with "Vassar College Oct. 16, '69" on the title page.

This work is app. 7.5"x5" with 373 pages. This has paper over hard boards with leather spine. It is in good reading condition only as there is wear - but it is complete. There is corner, edge, spine wear and bumping. There is splitting to the leather along the hinges. There cracking to the leather and chipping to the spine tips. The binding is tight and all pages intact. The book is complete. There is old water damage stains as shown, but there is no smell, mildew, or sticking. There is the former owner writing inside on the title page and pencil on the opposite page.

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1857 A School Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities Customs History Art People Architecture Culture Clothing by William Smith Illustrated Antique Victorian Book

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