Polybius: The Histories: Volume I

By: Polybius

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Publisher's full green cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt medallion on cover. Text in English and Greek. Translated by W. R. Paton. In his history, Polybius (c. 200–118 BCE) is centrally concerned with how and why Roman power spread. The main part of the work, a vital achievement despite the incomplete state in which all but the first five books of an original forty survive, describes the rise of Rome, its destruction of Carthage, and its eventual domination of the Greek world. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. The dust jacket shows only the slightest shelf-wear. AS NEW/FINE. . The Loeb Classical Library Series. Vol. 128. 16mo 6" - 7" tall. xvi, 425 pp

Title: Polybius: The Histories: Volume I

Author Name: Polybius

Categories: Rare, Antiquarian, and Collectible Books, History, Roman History,

Edition: First Edition Thus. Later Printing

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press: 1992

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: As New in Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 2232

Keywords: History Roman History