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BOOKS PUBLISHED BY JOHN BOHN. - Thucydides, The English Works, vol. IX (The Peloponnesian War Part II) 
The English Works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury; Now First Collected and Edited by Sir William Molesworth, Bart., (London: Bohn, 1839-45). 11 vols. Vol. 9.
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An Apology for Cathedral Service, crown 8vo, bds. 8s.
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Arrian on Coursing. The Cynegeticus of the Younger Xenophon, translated from the Greek, with Classical and Practical Annotations, and a brief Sketch of the Life of the Author. To which is added an Appendix, containing some Account of the Canes Venatici of Classical Antiquity, by a Graduate of Medicine (the Reverend William Dansey) imperial 8vo, with 24 Embellishments from the Antique, on India Paper, extra boards, 1l. 11s. 6d.
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Hobbes’ (Thomas, of Malmesbury) Complete Works,both English and Latin, now first collected and edited by Sir William Molesworth, Bart. 14 vols. 8vo, portrait and plates, cloth lettered, 8l. 8s.
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A Catalogue of English Books in all Classes of Literature, on sale by John Bohn, 17 Henrietta Street, Covent Garden.