Bryn Mawr Classical Review 04.05.42


BMCR BOOKS RECEIVED (NOVEMBER)


(*=unclaimed by any reviewer as of 11/30/93)

  • Anhalt, Emily Katz, Solon the Singer: Politics and Poetics. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 1993. Pp. 161. $20.00. ISBN 0-8476-7783-4.
  • Barsby, John, Terence: The Eunuch, Phormo, The Brothers. A Companion to the Penguin Translation. London: Duckworth, 1991. Pp. 198. ISBN 1-85399-125-2.
  • *Berstein, Alan E., The Formation of Hell: Death and Retribution in the Ancient and Early Christian Worlds. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1993. Pp. 392. $32.50. ISBN 0-8014-2893-9.
  • Boardman, John (ed.), The Oxford History of Classical Art. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1993. Pp. 406. $45.00. ISBN 0-19-814386-9.
  • Clauss, James, J., The Best of the Argonauts: The Redefinition of the Epic Hero in Book One of Apollonius' Argonautica. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993. Pp. 238. $35.00. ISBN 0-520-07925-6.
  • Colby Quarterly. Essays on Homeric Epic. Volume XXIX, Number 3. September 1993. Colby College, ME. Pp. 290. ISSN 1050-5873.
  • Dougherty, Carol, The Poetics of Colonization. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1993. Pp. 209. $39.95. ISBN 0-19-508399-7.
  • Figueira, Thomas J., Excursions in Epichoric History: Aiginetan Essays. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 1993. Pp. 433. $28.50. ISBN 0-8476-7792-3.
  • Foley, John Miles, Traditional Oral Epic: The Odyssey, Beowulf, and the Serbo-Croatian Return Song. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993. $16.00. ISBN-0-520-08436-5 (pb reprint).
  • Kallet-Marx, Lisa, Money, Expense, and Naval Power in Thucydides' History 1-5.24. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993. Pp. 242. $45.00. ISBN-0-520-07820-9.
  • Lavelle, Brian M., The Sorrow and the Pity: A Prolegomenon to a History of Athens under the Peisistratids, c.560-510BC. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 1993. Pp. 147. DM 58. ISBN-3-515-06318-8.
  • Lee, A.D., Information & Frontiers: Roman Foreign Relations in Late Antiquity. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge: 1993. Pp. 213. $54.95. ISBN 0-521-39256-X.
  • *McDermott, Timothy (trans.), Thomas Aquinas. Selected Philosophical Writings. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1993. Pp. 452. $12.95. ISBN 0-19-282946-7 (pb).
  • Runia, David, Philo in Early Christian Literature: A Survey. Assen: Van Gorcum; Minneapolis: Fortress, 1993. Pp.442. Dgl 95.00. ISBN 90-232-2713-1.
  • Salway, Peter, The Oxford Illustrated History of Roman Britain. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1993. Pp. 563. $39.95. ISBN 0-19-822984-4.
  • Vasaly, Ann, Representations: Images of the World in Ciceronian Oratory. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993. Pp. 313. $45.00. ISBN 0-520-07755-5.
  • White, Nicholas P. (trans.), Plato. Sophist. Indianapolis: Hackett, 1993. Pp. 65. ISBN 0-87220-202-X.
  • White, Peter, Promised Verse: Poets in the Society of Augustan Rome. Pp. 330. $45.00. ISBN 0-674-71525-X.