New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, . Hardcover. Small 4to. Quarter terra cotta cloth with black spine lettering and straw paper over boards, pictorial dust jacket. xii, 686pp. Fine/fine. Light circular blind-embossed ownership imprint on half-title page. Item #48762
Exceptionally tight, bright and handsome first edition of this generous survey that runs from the early Greek historians through the late Roman Empire counterparts.