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1Title:  Ancient Greek cities   
 Creator:  Athēnaïko Kentro Oikistikēs 
 Publication:  : [Athens] Athens Center of Ekistics 1971., 1971  
 Notes:  A study conducted by the Athens Center of Ekistics./ Includes bibliographies. 
 Subjects:  City planning | City-states

 
Collection:  The Rockefeller Archive Center 
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2Title:  Aehrenlese vom Calenderfelde: Bestehend in einer Auswahl vorzüglicher Aufsätze aus Deutschlands Taschenbüchern, für das Jahr 1794   
 Publication:  Bei F.T. Lagarde, Berlin, [1793?] 
 Notes:  A collection of articles on a wide variety of subjects including a "Kalender für das Jahr 1794" indicating phases of the moon, and a series of twelve plates with text illustrating Johann Friedrich Schink's Das Theater zu Abdera. "Aur Geschichte der Spielkarten": p. 263-273. 
 Extent:  24 p.l., xii, 296 p. : front., 12 plates ; 12 cm. 
 Subjects:  Schinck, Johann Friedrich, -- 1755-1835. -- Theater zu Abdera | Cary, Melbert Brinckerhoff, Ownership | Card games -- History | Playing cards -- History | Almanacs, German

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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3Title:  Hecataei Abderitae philosophi et historici bis mille abhinc annis longe celeberrimi Eclogae, sive, Fragmenta integri olim libri, de historia et antiquitatibus sacris veterum Ebraeorum, Graece et Latine: cum notis Josephi Scaligeri et commentario perpetuo Petri Zornii   
 Alt. Title:  Peri Ioudaiōn. Latin & Greek. Selections   
 Creator:  Pseudo-Hecataeusof Abdera | Hecataeus, Selections.of Abdera | Josephus, Flavius. Selections. | Diodorus, Selections.Siculus | Hecataeusof Miletus | Scaliger, Joseph Juste, 1540-1609 | Zorn, Peter, 1682-1746 
 Publication:  Sumptibus Jonae Korte, Altona, 1730. 
 Notes:  Remainder of t.p.: Praeter prolegomena, figuras aeneas, & insigne quoddam apospasmation Hecataei Milesii, quod haud dissimilis argumenti est, subjunguntur indices difficiliorum S. Scripturae locorum, & rerum. The main text is known as under the title Peri Ioudaiōn and is not by Hecataeus of Abdera, but is ascribed to him by Josephus in Contra Aionem, whence come the fragments. Cf. F. Jacoby in Pauly-Wissowa (1914 ed.), col. 2766-2768. "Hecataei Milesii fragmentum de rebus veterum Hebraeorum" p. 195- 206 is actually an abridged portion of Hecataeus of Abdera's Aigyptiaka found in Diodorus Siculus Bk. 40. Cf. F. Jacoby in Pauly-Wissowa (1914 ed.), col. 2765. 
 Extent:  [2], 56, [16], 203, [13], 2 fold. leaves of plates : ill. ; 19 cm. (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Jews -- History | Jews -- Antiquities | Bible. -- Old Testament -- Antiquities | CHR 1730

 
Collection:  University of Pennsylvania 
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4Title:  Protagoras of Abdera: the man, his measure   
 Creator:  Ophuijsen, J. M. van, 1953- | Raalte, Marlein van, 1952- | Stork, Peter. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references and indexes. "Protagoras of Abdera, Socrates' older contemporary, is regarded as one of the most prominent representatives of the so-called sophistic movement. Instead of simply accepting the biased reports given by Plato and Aristotle about this sophist, the contributors to this volume review the complicated doxographical situation and make a case for Protagoras as a philosopher in his own right. Two major themes of this volume are Protagoras' relativism and his case for a moral and political ideal, both of which are contrasted with the metaphysical idealism of his future opponents in the Academy and the mundane conventionalism typically associated with the sophists. It turns out that rather than a parasitic force of intellectual subversion, Protagoras may have been a prolific and original thinker aiming at a coherent and comprehensive view of man's place in the world."--Publisher's website. 
 Extent:  x, 332 pages ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Protagoras | Sophists (Greek philosophy)

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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5Title:  Bemerkungen auf einer Reise durch die Stadt und Landschaft Narrenburg gesammelt   
 Creator:  Demokritusder Jüngere 
 Publication:  auf Kosten des gesammten Magistrats, Abdera [Augsburg], 1790. 
 Extent:  viii, 124 p. : fold. map. ; 17 cm. 
Collection:  Yale University 
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6Title:  Abdera and the revolt of the asses   
 Creator:  Jaffe, Hyman, 1882- 
 Publication:  Clarion Pub. Co, New York city, [c1937] 
 Extent:  199 p. 20 cm. 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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7Title:  Ensayos sobre los atomistas griegos   
 Creator:  Cappelletti, Angel J. 
 Publication:  Sociedad Venezolana de Ciencias Humanas, Caracas, 1979. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  161 p. ; 19 cm. 
 Subjects:  Atomism | Philosophy, Ancient

 
Collection:  Linda Hall Library 
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8Title:  Freimüthigkeiten: ein Seitenstück zu den Expektorazionen und zugleich ein blöder Mitbewerber um den vom Herrn v. Kotzebue ausgesetzten Preis für das beste Lustspiel   
 Creator:  Klingemann, August, 1777-1831 
 Publication:  Herold & Wahlstab], Abdera [i.e. Lüneburg], [1804] 
 Notes:  A satirical play, directed against Kotzebue and Merkel. Author, place of publication and year identified by J. Schillemeit; the publisher identified in OCLC record for the reprint Braunschweig, 1976. 
 Extent:  136 [i.e. 135] p. ; 17 cm. 
 Subjects:  Kotzebue, August von, -- 1761-1819 | Merkel, Garlieb, -- 1769-1850

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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9Title:  The coinage of Abdera (540-345 B.C.)   
 Creator:  May, J. M. F. (John Maunsell Frampton) | Kraay, Colin M. | Jenkins, G. Kenneth 
 Publication:  Royal Numismatic Society, London, 1966. 
 Notes:  Bibliography: p. [ix]-xi. 
 Extent:  xi, 288 p. illus., 24 plates, tables. 25 1/2 cm. 
 Subjects:  Coins, Greek | Numismatics -- Greece -- Ávdhira

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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10Title:  Concordantia in corpus Hippocraticum =: Concordance des œuvres hippocratiques   
 Creator:  Hippocrates. | Maloney, Gilles. | Frohn, Winnie. | Potter, Paul, 1944- 
 Publication:  Olms-Weidmann, Hildesheim, New York, 1986- 
 Extent:  v. ; 28 cm. 
 Subjects:  Philology, Classical Indexes

 
Collection:  NY Academy of Medicine 
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11Title:  Greek city-states   
 Creator:  Freeman, Kathleen, 1897-1959 
 Publication:  Macdonald, London, [1950] 
 Extent:  286 p. maps. 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Greece -- History, Local | Greece -- Politics and government

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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12Title:  Gesammelte Abhandlungen und Beiträge zur classischen Literatur und Alterthumskunde   
 Creator:  Hermann, Karl Friedrich, 1804-1855 
 Publication:  Dietrich, Göttingen, 1849. 
 Extent:  viii, 372 p. 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Classical literature -- History and criticism | Classical antiquities

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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13Title:  Dieci sentenze su fogli volanti   
 Creator:  Mardersteig, Giovanni, 1892-1977 | Rosenthal, Samuel R. | Rosenthal, Marie-Louise | Officina Bodoni | Rosenthal/Mardersteig Collection (Newberry Library) 
 Publication:  Officina Bodoni, Milano, 1975. 
 Notes:  "Questa cartella in edizione privata contiene dieci fogli volanti, riuniti da Solifilo e concepiti per essere incorniciati. Le sentenze sono state stampate in ottanta esemplari, su carta a mano, con i torchi dell'Officina Bodoni. Verona, Settembre MCMLXXV."--Colophon. Issued unbound in portfolio. 
 Extent:  [12] leaves ; 36 cm. 
 Subjects:  Aphorisms and apothegms -- Early works to 1800 | Italy 1975 Imprints

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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14Title:  Gesammelte Abhandlungen und Beiträge zur classischen Literatur und Alterthumskunde   
 Creator:  Hermann, Karl Friedrich, 1804-1855 
 Publication:  Dietrich, Göttingen, 1849. 
 Notes:  Bookplate of J.E.B. Mayor. 
 Extent:  viii, 372 p. 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Classical literature -- History and criticism | Classical antiquities

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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15Title:  España Sagrada: teatro geografico-histórico de la Iglesia de España   
 Creator:  Flórez, Enrique, 1702-1773 | Lester Ziffren Collection of Tauromachia 
 Publication:  Imprenta de Fortanet, Madrid, 1900-1908. 
 Extent:  v. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Catholic Church -- Spain -- History | Catholic Church -- Portugal -- History | Ecclesiastical geography -- Spain | Ecclesiastical geography -- Portugal | Spain -- History | Portugal -- History

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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16Title:  Klåementos Alexandreåos ta euriskomena apanta   
 Alt. Title:  Works. 1550   
 Creator:  Clementof Alexandria, Saint, approximately 150-approximately 215 | Vettori, Pietro, 1499-1585 | Torrentino, Lorenzo, -1563 | Freeman, Arthur, 1938- | Freeman, Janet Ing | Bibliotheca Fictiva: The Arthur & Janet Freeman Collection of Literary & Historical Forgery 
 Publication:  Ex bibliotheca Medicea, Cudebat Florentiae Laurentius Torrentinus, Florentiae, MDL [1550]. Cum Iuly. III. Pont. Max. Caroli V. Imperatoris, Henrici Gallorum Regis II. Cosmi Medicis Florent. Ducis Priuilegijs. 
 Notes:  Title within architectural border with figures & with arms & devices of Cosimo de'Medici. Imprint mostly from colophon: "Cudebat Florentiae Laurentius Torrentinus cum Iuly. III. Pont. Max. Caroli V. Imperatoris, Henrici Gallorum Regis II. Cosmi Medicis Florent. Ducis Priuilegijs. MDL." Errors in pagination, from p. 255 called 154. Numbers 304-05 repeated in paging & 357 (i.e. 359) misnumbered 347. Editio princeps; edited by Pietro Vettori. Engraved initials, head-pieces. Editio princeps of the Greek text, based on a manuscript in the Medici library. Contains forged Greek verse by Aristobulus of Paneas and forgeries of Sophoclean verses by ps-Hekataios of Abdera, both designed to demonstrate Greek indebtedness to Jewish writers: see Hekataios. Adams C 2104. 
 Extent:  42, [2], 347 [i.e. 359], [1] p. ; 36 cm. (fol.) 
 Subjects:  Theology -- Early works to 1800 | Early works

 
Collection:  Johns Hopkins University Library 
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17Title:  The Presocratic Philosophers: a critical history with a selection of texts   
 Creator:  Kirk, G. S. (Geoffrey Stephen), 1921-2003 | Raven, J. E. (John Earle) | The Library of Chaim Potok (University of Pennsylvania) 
 Publication:  At the University Press, Cambridge, 1960. 
 Notes:  "Reprinted by offset-litho ..." "Since this is a second impression rather than a second edition, we have been able to make only relatively slight improvements. Some new material appears on pp. 94, 142, 285, 306, 426; otherwise the main alterations, apart from correction of a number of minor mistakes, misprints and defects of emphasis, occur on pp. 58, 116, 156, 267f., 365, 423. There are a few additions to the short bibliography on pp. 446 ff."--Note on the Second Impression. Includes bibliographical references (pages 446-449) and indexes. 
 Extent:  xi, [1], 486, [2] pages ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Pre-Socratic philosophers | CHR 1960 | CHR 1957 | PRO Potok, Adena (donor) (Potok Collection copy) | PRO Potok, Chaim (autograph) (Potok Collection copy)

 
Collection:  University of Pennsylvania 
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18Title:  Totivs Graeciae descriptio   
 Creator:  Sophianos, Nikolaos. | Sophianos, Nikolaos.> Nomina antiqva et recentia vrbivm Graeciae descriptionis à N. Sophiano iam aeditae. | Liechtenstein, Prince. | Bibliothèque nationale (France) | Franco Novacco Map Collection (Newberry Library) 
 Publication:  Nikolaos Sophianos?], Romae [Rome] in templo Boni Eventus, M.D. LII [1552] 
 Notes:  Nikolaos Sophianos's name and the imprint from cartouche at lower left. Second edition of engraved map first published in 1545. This copy incomplete, lacking northern half; complete map printed from 4 plates on 4 sheets. Manuscript '147' on verso. Accompanied by letterpress index to place names 'Abdera' to 'Zacinthus' (in 5 columns on 1 sheet): Nomina antiqva et recentia vrbivm Graeciae descriptionis à N. Sophiano iam aeditae [Rome?, 1552?]. Index photocopied (and reduced) from original in the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, Dept. of MSS., Colln. Dupuy, v. 728, p. 183. Index shelved as Novacco 6F 36 index. Karrow 71/1.4 and 71/B. For reduced reproduction of complete map, see C.G. Zacharakis, A Catalogue of printed maps of Greece 1477-1800 (1982) p. 428, pl. 456. Tooley 278. Ex Liechtenstein. Forms part of the Franco Novacco Map Collection (Newberry Library). b91 
 Extent:  1 map ; on composite sheet 443 x 1,154 mm. + photocopy ; 296 x 418 mm.) 
 Subjects:  Greece Maps 1552 | Names, Geographical Greece 1552 | Gazetteers

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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19Title:  Versatile ingenium, The Wittie companion, or Jests of all sorts: From citie and countrie, court and universitie. : With an account of the life of the laughing philosopher Democritus of Abder̀a   
 Creator:  Burton, Robert, 1577-1640 
 Publication:  Printed by Stephen Swart, at the crowned Bible, near the Exchange, Amsterdam, Anno 1679. 
 Notes:  Page 198 incorrectly numbered 196. Reproduction of original in: William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, University of California, Los Angeles, California. 
 Extent:  1 online resource ([8], 232 p.) 
 Subjects:  English wit and humor -- Early works to 1800 | Democritus | Electronic books

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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20Title:  Eusebiou tou Pamphilou euangelikåes proparaskeuåes bib. pentekaideka =: Eusebii Pamphili euangelicae praeparationis lib. XV   
 Alt. Title:  De evangelica praeparatione   
 Creator:  Eusebiusof Caesarea, Bishop of Caesarea, ca. 260-ca. 340 | Estienne, Robert, 1503?-1559 | Eusebiusof Caesarea, Bishop of Caesarea, approximately 260-approximately 340 | Boecler, Johann Heinrich, 1679-1732 | Freeman, Arthur, 1938- | Freeman, Janet Ing | Bibliotháeque du roi (France) | Bibliotheca Fictiva: The Arthur & Janet Freeman Collection of Literary & Historical Forgery 
 Publication:  Ex officina Rob. Stephani, typographi Regii, Regiis typis, Lutetiae, MDXLIIII. [1544, i.e. 1546]. Cum priuilegio Regis. 
 Notes:  First edition. Head-pieces, initials. Estienne device on title page. Signatures: a-ssp6 sttp4s, Aa-Zzp6 sAAa-CCcp6 sDDdp4s. Includes errata list.. The editio princeps, preserving spurious texts of Homer, Hesiod, "Orpheus", Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, and Menander, forged by pseudo-Hecataeus of Abdera and Aristobulus of Paneis, as well as all that survives of Sanchuniathon's "ancient" Phoenician History (see Canon 1). 
 Extent:  498, [2], pages ; 34 cm (fol.) 
 Subjects:  Theology -- Early works to 1800 | Theology | Early works

 
Collection:  Johns Hopkins University Library 
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