Bryn Mawr Classical Review

BMCR Books Received (September, 2009)

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Agapiou, Natalia (ed.). Anagnorismos: studi in onore de Hermann Walter per i 75 anni. Bruxelles: Musée de la maison d'Erasme, 2009. 463 p. € 47.17 (pb). ISBN 9782930414287.


Ahrensdorf, Peter J. Greek tragedy and political philosophy: rationalism and religion in Sophocles' Theban plays. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009. x, 192 p. $80.00. ISBN 9780521515863.


Alexander, Caroline. The war that killed Achilles: the true story of Homer's Iliad. New York: Viking, 2009. xxi, 296 p. $26.95. ISBN 9780670021123.


Athanassaki, Lucia, Richard P. Martin and John F. Miller (edd.). Apolline politics and poetics: international symposium. Athens: European Cultural Centre of Delphi, 2009. xxxv, 702 p. € 40.00 (pb). ISBN 9789608852044.


Aygon, Jean-Pierre, Corinne Bonnet and Cristina Noacco (edd.). La mythologie de l'antiquité à la modernité: appropriation, adaptation, détournement. Interférences. Rennes: Presses universitaires de Rennes, 2009. 419 p. € 20.00 (pb). ISBN 9782753508644.


Banchich, Thomas M. and Eugene N. Lane (trans., comm.). The history of Zonaras: from Alexander Severus to the death of Theodosius the Great. Routledge classical translations. London; New York: Routledge, 2008. x, 317 p. $110.00. ISBN 9780415299091.


Bertolín Cebrián, Reyes. Comic epic and parodies of epic: literature for youth and children in ancient Greece. Spudasmata Bd. 122. Hildesheim; New York: Georg Olms Verlag, 2008. 133 p. € 29.80 (pb). ISBN 9783487138794.


Bing, Peter. The scroll and the marble: studies in reading and reception in Hellenistic poetry. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2009. xii, 304 p. $65.00. ISBN 9780472116324.


Bollack, Jean. Dionysos et la tragédie: le dieu homme dans les Bacchantes d'Euripide. Paris: Bayard, 2005. 121 p. € 15.00 (pb). ISBN 9782227474673.


Bollack, Jean. Ein Mensch zwischen zwei Welten: der Philologe Jacob Bernays. Göttingen: Wallstein Verlag, 2009. 155 p. € 24.00 (pb). ISBN 9783835304895.


Bollack, Jean and Mayotte Bollack (trans.). Euripide, Les Bacchantes. Paris: Les Éditions de Minuit, 2005. 94 p. € 11.50 (pb). ISBN 9782707319005.


Bollack, Jean and Mayotte Bollack (trans.). Les Choéphores et Les Euménides. Paris: Les Éditions de Minuit, 2009. 139 p. € 13.50 (pb). ISBN 9782707320865.


Bollack, Jean and Mayotte Bollack (trans.). Sophocle, Electre. Paris: Minuit, 2007. 94 p. € 13.00 (pb). ISBN 9782707319807.


Bowlby, Rachel. Freudian mythologies: Greek tragedy and modern identities. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2009. viii, 251 p. $49.95 (pb). ISBN 9780199566228.


Bryce, Trevor. The Routledge handbook of the peoples and places of ancient western Asia: from the early Bronze Age to the fall of the Persian Empire. London; New York: Routledge, 2009. lvi, 887 p. $260.00. ISBN 9780415394857.


Buxton, Richard. Forms of astonishment: Greek myths of metamorphosis. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2009. xvi, 281 p. $100.00. ISBN 9780199245499.


Catling, H. W. Sparta: Menelaion I. The Bronze Age (2 vols.). BSA Supplementary volume No. 45. London: British School at Athens, 2009. xxxvi, 487 p., 344 p. of figures, 138 p. of plates; CD-ROM. $410.00. ISBN 9780904887594.


Cavanagh, W. G., C. Gallou and M. Georgiadis (edd.). Sparta and Laconia: from prehistory to pre-modern. Proceedings of the Conference held in Sparta, organised by the British School at Athens, the University of Nottingham, the 5th Ephoreia of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities and the 5th Ephoreia of Byzantine Antiquities 17–20 March 2005. British School at Athens studies 16. London: British School at Athens, 2009. xxx, 423 p. $194.00. ISBN 9780904887617.


Collard, Christopher (trans.). Aeschylus, Persians and other plays (paperback reprint of 2008 edition). Oxford world's classics. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2009. lxxxiv, 286 p. $14.95 (pb). ISBN 9780192832825.


Dabdab Trabulsi, José Antonio. L'antique et le contemporain: études de tradition classique et d'historiographie moderne de l'antiquité. Besançon: Presses universitaires de Franche-Comté, 2009. 248 p. € 25.00 (pb). ISBN 9782848672625.


Decker, Michael. Tilling the hateful earth: agricultural production and trade in the late antique East. Oxford studies in Byzantium. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2009. xxvii, 326 p. $135.00. ISBN 9780199565283.


Dietler, Michael and Carolina López-Ruiz (edd.). Colonial encounters in ancient Iberia: Phoenician, Greek, and indigenous relations. Chicago; London: University of Chicago Press, 2009. xiii, 323 p. $55.00. ISBN 9780226148472.


Eliav-Feldon, Miriam, Benjamin H. Isaac and Joseph Ziegler (edd.). The origins of racism in the west. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009. xiv, 333 p. $99.00. ISBN 9780521888554.


Grossardt, Peter. Achilleus, Coriolan und ihre Weggefährten: ein Plädoyer für eine Behandlung des Achilleus-Zorn aus Sicht der vergleichenden Epenforschung. Classica monacensia, Bd. 36. Tübingen: Gunter Narr Verlag, 2009. ix, 159 p. € 39.90 (pb). ISBN 9783823364832.


Gunderson, Erik (ed.). The Cambridge companion to ancient rhetoric. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009. x, 355 p. $34.99 (pb). ISBN 9780521677868

Halla-aho, Hilla. The non-literary Latin letters: a study of their syntax and pragmatics. Commentationes Humanarum Litterarum 124. Helsinki: Societas Scientiarum Fennica, 2009. 189 p. (pb). ISBN 9789516533639.


Hamilakis, Yannis. The nation and its ruins: antiquity, archaeology, and national imagination in Greece (paperback reprint of 2007 edition). Classical presences. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2009. xxii, 352 p. $45.00 (pb). ISBN 9780199572908.


Harrison, Thomas (ed.). The great empires of the ancient world. Los Angeles: The J. Paul Getty Museum, 2009. 288 p. $39.95. ISBN 9780892369874.


Kiely, Thomas (ed.). Ancient Cyprus in the British Museum: essays in honour of Dr Veronica Tatton-Brown. British Museum research publication No. 180. London: The British Museum, 2009. viii, 100 p. $50.00 (pb). ISBN 9780861591800.


Kitzbichler, Josefine, Katja Lubitz and Nina Mindt (edd.). Dokumente zur Theorie der Übersetzung antiker Literatur in Deutschland seit 1800. Transformationen der Antike Bd. 10. Berlin; New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2009. ix, 520 p. $112.00. ISBN 9783110214901.


Migliario, Elvira. Retorica e storia: una lettura delle Suasoriae di Seneca Padre. Quaderni di "Invigilata lucernis"; 32. Bari: Edipuglia, 2007. 190 p. € 25.00 (pb). ISBN 9788872284651.


Mitchell, Alexandre G. Greek vase-painting and the origins of visual humour. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009. xxiv, 371 p. $95.00. ISBN 9780521513708.


Morris, Ian and Barry B. Powell. The Greeks: history, culture, and society. Second edition (first edition published 2005). Upper Saddle River, N.J.: Prentice Hall, 2010. xviii, 558 p. $66.00 (pb). ISBN 9780205697342.


Neumann-Hartmann, Arlette. Epinikien und ihr Aufführungsrahmen. Nikephoros. Beihefte, Bd. 17. Hildesheim: Weidmann, 2009. vii, 347 p. € 58.00 (pb). ISBN 9783615003697.


Piovan, Dino (ed.). Lisia. Difesa dall'accusa di attentato alla democrazia. Agones. Testi; 1. Roma; Padova: Editrice Antenore, 2009. 99 p. € 12.00 (pb). ISBN 9788884556356.


Plaza, Maria (ed.). Persius and Juvenal. Oxford readings in classical studies. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2009. vi, 559 p. $65.00 (pb). ISBN 9780199216970.


Poccetti, Paolo (ed.). L'onomastica dell'Italia antica: aspetti linguistici, storici, culturali, tipologici e classificatori. Collection de l'École fran-caise de Rome; 413. [Roma]: École fran-caise de Rome, 2009. 765 p. € 97.00 (pb). ISBN 9782728307999.


Rusten, Jeffrey S. (ed.). Thucydides. Oxford readings in classical studies. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2009. ix, 519 p. $65.00 (pb). ISBN 9780199206193.


Schironi, Francesca. From Alexandria to Babylon: Near Eastern languages and Hellenistic erudition in the Oxyrhynchus glossary (P.Oxy. 1802 + 4812). Sozomena Vol. 4. Berlin; New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2009. x, 176 p., 13 p. of plates. $78.00. ISBN 9783110206937.


Somers, Véronique and Bastien Kindt (edd.). Thesaurus Iosephi Genesii aliarumque chronographiarum anonymarum. Corpus Christianorum. Thesaurus patrum Graecorum. Turnhout: Brepols, 2009. xxxv, 284 p. € 210.00. ISBN 9782503531267.


Stevenson, Tom and Marcus Wilson. Cicero's Philippics: history, rhetoric and ideology. Prudentia 37-38. Auckland, N.Z.: Polygraphia, 2008. x, 374 p. NZ$80.00 (pb). ISBN 9781877332562.


Weinberg, Gladys D. and E. Marianne Stern. Vessel glass. The Athenian Agora. Results of excavations conducted by the American School of Classical Studies at Athens 34. Princeton: American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 2005. xxxiii, 214 p., 23 p. of figures, 36 p. of plates. $150.00. ISBN 9780876612347.


Wipszycka, Ewa. Moines et communautés monastiques en Égypte (IVe-VIII siècles). JJP supplement 11. Varsovie: Journal of Juristic Papyrology, 2009. xxiii, 687 p. € 80.00. ISBN 9788392591900.


Zanker, Graham (ed., trans., comm.). Herodas: Mimiambs. Oxford: Aris & Phillips, 2009. xi, 252 p. $36.00 (pb). ISBN 9780856688737.


Zimmermann, Bernhard. Spurensuche: Studien zur Rezeption antiker Literatur. Rombach Wissenschaften. Reihe Paradeigmata; Bd. 5. Freiburg im Breisgau: Rombach Verlag, 2009. 202 p. € 58.00 (pb). ISBN 9783793095576.





Alexopoulou, Marigo. The theme of returning home in ancient Greek literature: the Nostos of the epic heroes. Lewiston, N.Y.: Edwin Mellen Press, 2009. viii, 150 p. £ 64.95. ISBN 9780773447202.


Apel, Kim  Predigten in der Literatur: homiletische Erkundungen bei Karl Philipp Moritz. Praktische Theologie in Geschichte und Gegenwart. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2009. xv, 565 p. € 79.00. ISBN 9783161500350.


Avidov, Avi. Not reckoned among nations: the origins of the so-called "Jewish Question" in Roman Antiquity. Texts and studies in ancient Judaism 128. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2009. xii, 226 p. € 79.00. ISBN 9783161500213.


Green, Mandy. Milton's Ovidian Eve. Farnham; Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2009. xi, 235 p. $99.95. ISBN 9780754666660.


Heidegger, Martin. Basic concepts of Aristotelian philosophy (translated by Robert D. Metcalf and Mark B. Tanzer). Studies in Continental thought. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2009. xii, 279 p. $39.95. ISBN 9780253353498.


Hertling, Bernd. Habichte über Karthago. Mainz am Rhein: Philipp von Zabern, 2009. 462 p. € 24.90. ISBN 9783805340809.


Jacobsen, Anders-Christian (ed.). The discursive fight over religious texts in antiquity. Religion and normativity 1. Aarhus: Aarhus University Press, 2009. 207 p. DKK 198.00. ISBN 9788779344273.


Jalkotzy-Deger, Sigrid and Elizabeth Bächle. LH III C chronology and synchronisms III: LH III C Late and the transition to the Early Iron Age. Proceedings of the international workshop held at the Austrian Academy of Sciences at Vienna, February 23rd and 24th, 2007. Wien: Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 2009. 421 p. € 77.00 (pb). ISBN 9783700165989.


Junkelmann, Marcus. Hollywoods Traum von Rom: "Gladiator" und die Tradition des Monumentalfilms. Kulturgeschichte der antiken Welt; Bd. 94. Mainz am Rhein: Philipp von Zabern, 2004. viii, 462 p. € 34.90. ISBN 9783805329057.


Keaveney, Arthur and Louise Earnshaw-Brown (edd.). The Italians on the land: changing perspectives on republican Italy then and now. Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2009. 155 p. $52.99. ISBN 9781443811293.


Krauter, Stefan. Studien zu Röm 13,1-7: Paulus und der politische Diskurs der neronischen Zeit. Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament 243. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2009. xi, 354 p. € 99.00. ISBN 9780253353498.


Matyszak, Philip and Joanne Berry. Who is who im alten Rom. Mainz am Rhein: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 2009. 304 p. € 29.90. ISBN 9783805340786.


Morard, Thomas. Horizontalite et verticalité: le bandeau humain et le bandeau divin chez le Peintre de Darius. Mainz am Rhein: Philipp von Zabern, 2009. x, 264 p., 120 p. of plates. € 69.00. ISBN 9783805339650.


Müller, Barbara. Führung im Denken und Handeln Gregors des Groen. Studien und Texte zu Antike und Christentum 57. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2008. x, 476 p. € 84.00 (pb). ISBN 9783161495342.


Nesselrath, Heinz-Günther (ed.). Cornutus. Die Griechischen Götter: ein Überblick über Namen, Bilder und Deutungen. Scripta Antiquitatis Posterioris ad Ethicam REligionemque pertinentia 14. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2009. x, 259 p. € 49.00. ISBN 9783161500725.


Nesselrath, Heinz-Günther (ed.). Dion von Prusa. Der Philosoph und sein Bild. Scripta Antiquitatis Posterioris ad Ethicam REligionemque pertinentia 13. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2009. xi, 317 p. € 29.00 (pb). ISBN 9783161494406.


Patten, Glenn. Pindar's metaphors: a study in rhetoric and meaning. Bibliothek der klassischen Altertumswissenschaften, neue Folge Bd. 124. Heidelberg: Universitätsverlag Winter, 2009. x, 275 p. € 35.00. ISBN 9783825355906.


Sauge, André. Sophocle lecteur de Freud. Bern; New York: Peter Lang, 2009. viii, 249 p. $68.95. ISBN 9783039114245.


Sebesta, Judith Lynn. Latin-English/English-Latin concise dictionary. New York: Hippocrene Books, 2009. 354 p. $12.95 (pb). ISBN 9780781811057.


Zavadil, Michaela. Ein trojanischer Federkrieg: die Auseinandersetzungen zwischen Ernst Boetticher und Heinrich Schliemann. Wien: Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 2009. 490 p. € 64.00. ISBN 9783700165057.





Arweiler, Alexander and Melanie Möller (edd.). Vom Selbst-Verständnis in Antike und Neuzeit / Notions of the self in antiquity and beyond. Transformationen der Antike, Bd. 8. Berlin; New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2008. xiv, 414 p. $109.00. ISBN 9783110205718.


Brockmann, Christian, Wolfram Brunschön and Oliver Overwien (edd.). Antike Medizin im Schnittpunkt von Geistes- und Naturwissenschaften: internationale Fachtagung aus Anlass des 100-jährigen Bestehens des Akademienvorhabens "Corpus Medicorum Graecorum/Latinorum". Beiträge zur Altertumskunde, Bd. 255. Berlin; New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2009. xii, 291 p. $109.00. ISBN 9783110201215.


Cain, Andrew and Josef Lössl (edd.). Jerome of Stridon: his life, writings and legacy. Farnham; Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2009. xiii, 283 p. $99.95. ISBN 9780754664079.


Fürst, Alfons, Therese Fuhrer, Folker Siegert and Peter Walter (ed., trans., comm.). Der apokryphe Briefwechsel zwischen Seneca und Paulus: zusammen mit dem Brief des Mordechai an Alexander und dem Brief des Annaeus Seneca über Hochmut und Götterbilder. Sapere Bd. 11. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2006. x, 215 p. € 24.00 (pb). ISBN 9783161491306.


Gliozzo, Elisabetta, Isabella Turbanti Memmi, Aomar Akerraz and Emanuele Papi (edd.). Sidi Alli ben Ahmed - Thamusida 2. L’archéométrie / L'archeometria. Roma: Edizioni Quasar, 2009. xiii, 276 p. € 58.00 (pb). ISBN 9788871404066.


Heck, Eberhard and Antonie Wlosok (edd.). Lactantius, L. Caelius Firmianus: Divinarum Institutionum Libri Septem. Fasc 3: Libri V et VI Bibliotheca Teubneriana 2003. Berlin; New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2009. xviii, 206 p. $98.00 (pb). ISBN 9783110214666.


Hogrefe, Arne. Umstrittene Vergangenheit: historische Argumente in der Auseinandersetzung Augustins mit den Donatisten. Millennium-Studien Bd. 24. Berlin; New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2009. xi, 393 p. $140.00. ISBN 9783110203639.


Jehne, Martin. Der grosse Trend, der kleine Sachzwang und das handelnde Individuum: Caesars Entscheidungen. dtv premium. München: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag, 2009. 158 p. € 14.90 (pb). ISBN 9783423247115.


Kitzbichler, Josefine, Katja Lubitz and Nina Mindt. Theorie der Übersetzung antiker Literatur in Deutschland seit 1800. Transformationen der Antike Bd. 9. Berlin; New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2009. ix, 435 p. $112.00. ISBN 9783110206234.


Lange, Carsten Hjort. Res publica constituta: Actium, Apollo, and the accomplishment of the triumviral assignment. Impact of empire, 10. Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2009. xii, 230 p. $138.00. ISBN 9789004175013.


Lohse, Gerhard and Martin Schierbaum (edd.). Antike als Inszenierung: Drittes Bruno-Snell-Symposion der Universität Hamburg am Europa-Kolleg. Beiträge zur Altertumskunde Bd. 265. Berlin; New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2009. 310 p. $126.00. ISBN 9783110212266.


Lucarini, Carlo M. (ed.). Q. Curtius Rufus: Historiae. Bibliotheca Teubneriana. Berlin; New York: Walter De Gruyter, 2009. lxvii, 383 p. $140.00. ISBN 9783110201161.


Mosig-Walburg, Karin. Römer und Perser: vom 3. Jahrhundert bis zum Jahr 363 n. Chr. Gutenberg: Computus Druck Satz & Verlag, 2009. 383 p. € 68.90. ISBN 9783940598028.


Pormann, Peter E. (ed.). Rufus of Ephesus, On melancholy. Sapere Bd. 12. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2008. xv, 331 p. € 29.00 (pb). ISBN 9783161497599.


Abbamonte, Giancarlo, Lorenzo Miletti and Luigi Spina (edd.). Discorsi alla prova. Atti del Quinto Colloquio italo-francese "Discorsi pronunciati, discorsi ascoltati: contesti di eloquenza tra Grecia, Roma ed Europa", Napoli - S. Maria di Castellabate (Sa) 21 - 23 settembre 2006. Pubblicazioni del Dipartimento di Filologia Classica "F. Arnaldi" n.s., 1. Napoli: Giannini Editore, 2009. 639 p. (pb). ISBN 9788874314331.


Calame, Claude. Greek mythology: poetics, pragmatics and fiction (French edition published 2000; translated by Janet Lloyd). Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009. xi, 275 p. $99.00. ISBN 9780521888585.


Carusi, Cristina. Il sale nel mondo greco, VI a.C.-III d.C.: luoghi di produzione, circolazione commerciale, regimi di sfruttamento nel contesto del Mediterraneo antico. Pragmateiai; 15. Bari: Edipuglia, 2008. 325 p. € 40.00. ISBN 9788872285428.


de May, Philip. Lucretius: poet and Epicurean. Greece & Rome: texts and contexts. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009. vi, 154 p. $25.00 (pb). ISBN 9780521721561.


Demont, Paul. La cité grecque archaïque et classique et l'idéal de tranquillité. Collection d'études anciennes 139. Paris: Les Belles Lettres, 2009. 435 p. € 55.00 (pb). ISBN 9782251326672.


Di Stefano, Giovanni. Cartagine romana e tardoantica. Studia erudita 10. Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra Editore, 2009. 92 p. € 28.00 (pb). ISBN 9788862271585.


Felgentreu, Fritz (ed., trans.). Heinrich Rantzau (Christianus Cilicius Cimber). Belli Dithmarsici vera descriptio: Wahre Beschreibung des Dithmarscher Krieges. Veröffentlichungen des Landesarchivs Schleswig-Holstein 86. Schleswig: Landesarchiv Schleswig-Holstein, 2009. 252 p. € 16.80 (pb). ISBN 9783931292782.


Ferri, Rolando, J. Mira Seo and Katherina Volk (edd.). Callida Musa: papers on Latin literature in honor of R. Elaine Fantham. Materiali e discussioni per l'analisi dei testi classic 61. Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra editore, 2009. 270 p. € 70.00. ISBN 9788862271752.


Frateantonio, Christa. Religion und Städtekonkurrenz: zum politischen und kulturellen Kontext von Pausanias' Periegese. Millennium-Studien Bd. 23. Berlin; New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2007. viii, 295 p. $140.00. ISBN 9783110206890.


Grossmann, Lukas. Roms Samnitenkriege: historische und historiographische Untersuchungen zu den Jahren 327-290 v. Chr. Reihe Geschichte Bd. 1. Düsseldorf: Wellem Verlag, 2009. x, 201 p. € 39.00. ISBN 9783941820005.


Infante, Renzo. I cammini dell'angelo nella Daunia tardoantica e medievale. Bibliotheca Michaelica; 4. Bari: Edipuglia, 2009. 179 p. € 30.00. ISBN 9788872285572.


Litinas, Nikos. Greek Ostraca from Chersonesos, Crete: Ostraca Cretica Chersonesi (O.Cret.Chers.). Tyche. Supplementband; 6. Wien: Holzhausen, 2008. 81 p., [3], 45 p. of plates. € 39.00 (pb). ISBN 9783854931645.


Lo Bello, Anthony (trans.). The commentary of al-Nayrizi on Books II-IV of Euclid's Elements of Geometry. With a translation of that portion of Book I missing from ms Leiden or. 399.1 but present in the newly discovered Qom manuscript edited by Rüdiger Arnzen. Studies in Platonism, Neoplatonism, and the Platonic tradition 8. Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2009. xxvii, 215 p. $138.00. ISBN 9789004173897.


Passa, Enzo. Parmenide: tradizione del testo e questioni di lingua. Seminari romani di cultura greca. Quaderni 12. Roma: Edizioni Quasar, 2009. 167 p. € 31.00 (pb). ISBN 9788871401027.


Pieri, Francesco (ed., trans., comm.). Origene: Esegesi paolina. I testi frammentari. Opere di Origine 14/4. Roma: Città Nuova Editrice, 2002. 455 p. € 64.00. ISBN 9788831195263.


Sokolicek, Alexander. Diateichismata: Zu dem Phänomen innerer Befestigunsmauern im griechischen Städtebau. Ergänzungshefte zu den Jahresheften des Österreichischen Archäologischen Institutes in Wien Heft 11. Wien: Österreichisches Archäologisches Institut, 2009. 248 p. € 49.00 (pb). ISBN 9783900305543.


Mare Internum: archaeologia e culture del Mediterraneo. 1 - 2009. Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra editore, 2009. 166 p. (pb). ISBN 20350783.


Chiaradonna, Riccardo. Plotino. Pensatori; 3. Roma: Carocci editore, 2009. 202 p. € 14.50 (pb). ISBN 9788843047611.


Conti Bizzarro, Ferruccio. Comici entomologi. Hellenica; 30. Alessandria: Edizioni dell'Orso, 2009. 238 p. € 20.00 (pb). ISBN 9788862741002.


Corcilius, Klaus and Christof Rapp (edd.). Beiträge zur Aristotelischen Handlungstheorie: Akten der 8. Tagung der Karl und Gertrud Abel-Stiftung vom 08.-11.07.2004 in Blankensee. Philosophie der Antike; Bd. 24. Stuttgart: Steiner, 2008. 216 p. € 45.00. ISBN 9783515090575.


Delattre, Charles. Le cycle de l'anneau: de Minos à Tolkien. L'antiquité au présent, . Paris: Belin, 2009. 279 p. € 23.00 (pb). ISBN 9782701147024.


Foster, Benjamin R. and Karen Polinger Foster. Civilizations of ancient Iraq. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2009. xii, 297 p. $26.95. ISBN 9780691137223.


Giardina, Giovanna R. La chimica fisica di Aristotele: teoria degli elementi e delle loro proprietà. Analisi critica del De generatione et corruptione. Area 11 - Scienze storiche, filosofiche, pedagogiche e psicologiche; 285. Roma: Aracne editrice, 2008. 309 p. € 17.00 (pb). ISBN 9788854815452.


Gourinat, Jean-Baptiste and Jonathan Barnes (edd.). Lire les stoïciens. Philosophie ancienne. Paris: Presses universitaires de France, 2009. vi, 234 p. € 15.00 (pb). ISBN 9782130573739.


Heinen, Heinz (ed.). Handwörterbuch der antiken Sklaverei (HAS). Lieferung I-II (2008). Forschungen zur antiken Sklaverei 5. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2008. 1 CD-ROM. € 175.00. ISBN 9783515089197.


Jasink, Anna Margherita. Cretan hieroglyphic seals: a new classification of symbols and ornamental / filling motifs. Biblioteca di "Pasiphae" 8. Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra Editore, 2009. xiii, 222 p. € 185.00 (pb). ISBN 9788862271554.


Keaveney, Arthur and John A. Madden (edd., trans., comm.). Sir William Herbert. Ad Campianum Iesuitam eiusque Rationes Decem Responsio. Noctes Neolatinae Bd. 11. Hildesheim; New York: Georg Olms Verlag, 2009. lii, 91 p. € 34.80 (pb). ISBN 9783487139883.


Kubish, Sabine. Lebensbilder Der 2. Zwischenzeit: Biographische Inschriften der 13.-17. Dynastie. 34. Berlin; New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2008. x, 383 p., [12] p. of plates. $151.00. ISBN 9783110204957.


Lanciotti, Settimio (ed.). Titus Maccius Plautus. Curculio. Editio Plautina Sarsinatis; 8. Sarsina; Urbino: QuattroVnti, 2008. 86 p. € 16.00 (pb). ISBN 9788839208514.


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Opper, Thorsten. Hadrian: empire and conflict. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2008. 256 p. $29.95. ISBN 9780674030954.


Palagia, Olga (ed.). Art in Athens during the Peloponnesian War. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009. xvi, 286 p., [8] p. of plates. $90.00. ISBN 9780521849333.


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Vose, Robin. Dominicans, Muslims and Jews in the medieval crown of Aragon. Cambridge studies in medieval life and thought; 4th series, 74. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009. xv, 294 p. $99.00. ISBN 9780521886437.


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Hankins, James (ed., trans.). Aurelio Lippo Brandolini. Republics and kingdoms compared. The I Tatti Renaissance library; 40. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2009. xxvi, 297 p. $29.95. ISBN 9780674033986.


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Primavesi, Oliver. Empedokles Physika I: eine Rekonstruktion des zentralen Gedankenganges. Archiv für Papyrusforschung und verwandte Gebiete Beiheft, 22. Berlin; New York: Walterde Gruyter, 2008. 84 p., 3 plates. $56.00. ISBN 9783110209259.


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Rémy, Bernard and Alexandre Cotte. Grenoble. Bibliothèque municipale d'étude et d'information. Catalogue des monnaies. II. Monnaies romaines. Monnaies impériales romaines. 7. Marc Aurèle. Materiali studi ricerche 26. Milano: Edizioni ennerre, 2008. 102 p., 46 [p.] of plates. € 40.00 (pb). ISBN 9788887235661.


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