Bryn Mawr Classical Review 96.03.01


BMCR BOOKS RECEIVED (FEBRUARY)


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*Adams, J.-M., Borel, Marie-Jeanne, Calame, Claude, Kilani, Mondher, Le discours anthropologique: description, narration, savoir. Lausanne: Editions Payot Lausanne, 1995, Pp. 288. FS 44.90 ttc. ISBN 2-601-03169-7 (pb).

Andersen, Oivind and Dickie, Matthew Homer's World: Fiction, Tradition, Reality. Bergen: Norwegian Institute of Athens, 1995. ISBN 82-991411-9-2.

Barton, Tamsyn, Ancient Astrology. New York: Routledge, 1995. Pp. 245. $16.95. ISBN 0-415-11029-7 (pb).[reprint of 1994 edition]

*Boegehold, Alan L., The Athenian Agora, vol. XXVIII: The Lawcourts at Athens. Princeton: The American School at Athens, 1995. Pp. 289. $100.00. ISBN 0-876-61228-1.

*Braccesi, Lorenzo (ed.), Hesperia, 5 Studi sulla Grecita di Occidente. Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider, 1995. Pp. 250. ISBN 88-7062-918-X (pb).

*Branham, R. Bracht, and Kinney, Daniel (transs. and edd.), Petronius: The Satyrica. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1996. Pp. 304. $28.00. ISBN 0-520-20599-5.

Braun, Maximilian, Calder, William M. III, and Ehlers, Dietrich (edd.), "Lieber Prinz": Der Briefwechsel zwischen Herman Diels und Ulrich von Wilamowitz-Moellendorff 1869-1921. Hildesheim: Weidmann, 1995. Pp. 354. DM 98,--. ISBN 3-615-00173-7.

Braun, Maximilian, Calder, William M. III, and Ehlers, Dietrich (edd.), Philology and Philosophy: The Letters of Hermann Diels to Theodor and Heinrich Gomperz (1871-1922). Hildesheim: Weidmann, 1995. Pp. 202. DM 68,--. ISBN 3-615-00172-9.

*Brosius, Maria, Women in Ancient Persia (559-331 BC). Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1996. Pp. 258. $65.00. ISBN 0-19-815009-1.

Collard, C., Cropp, M.J., and Lee, K.H. (edd. and trans.), Euripides: Selected Fragmentary Plays, Vol. I. Oakville, CT: David Brown Book, 1995. Pp. 280. ISBN 0-85668-619-0 (pb).

Daniels, Peter T., and Bright, William (edd.), The World's Writing Systems. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996. Pp. 920. ISBN 0-195-07993-0.

Dillon, Matthew, and Garland, Lynda, Ancient Greece: Social and Historical Documents from Archaic Times to the Death of Socrates. New York: Routledge, 1995. Pp. 476. $22.95. ISBN 0-415-11367-9 (pb).

*Dobrov, Gregory, Beyond Aristophanes: Transition and Diversity in Greek Comedy. Atlanta: Scholars Press-American Philological Association, 1995. Pp. 209. ISBN 0-788-50140-2 (pb).

Doherty, Lillian Eileen, Siren Songs. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1996. Pp. 220. $37.50. ISBN 0-472-10597.

Downey, Susan B., Architectural Terracottas from the Regia. Papers and Monographs of the American Academy in Rome, Vol. XXX. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1996. Pp. 109 + 71 Figs. $42.50. ISBN 0-472-10571-X.

Eaverly, Mary Ann, Archaic Greek Equestrian Sculpture. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1996. Pp. 141 + 22 Pls. $39.50 ISBN 0-472-10351.

*Elton, Hugh, Warfare in Roman Europe AD 350-425. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1996. Pp. 312. $72.00. ISBN 0-198-15007--5.

*Flashar, Hellmut (ed.), Alterumswissenschaft in den 20er Jahren. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner, 1995. Pp. 469. DM 124,--. ISBN 3-515-06569-5.

Forsberg, Stig, Near Eastern Destruction Datings. 2nd ed. Boreas 19. Stockholm: Almqvist & Wiksell International, 1995 (1st ed. 1988). Pp. 106. SEK 132.00. ISBN 9-155-43592-0 (pb)

*Fox, Matthew, Roman Historical Myths: The Regal Period in Augustan Literature. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1996. Pp. 269. $65.00. ISBN 0-198-15020-2.

Green, R.P.H. (ed.), St. Augustine: De Doctrina Christiana. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1996. Pp. 293. $80.00. ISBN 0-198-26334-1.

Hall, J.B. (ed.), Ovidius: Tristia. Stuttgart and Leipzig: B.G. Teubner, 1995. Pp. 263. DM 98,--. ISBN 3-815-41567-5.

Harris, Diane, The Treasures of the Parthenon and Erechtheion. Oxford Monographs on Classical Archaeology. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1996. Pp. 306. $100.00. ISBN 0-198-14940-9.

Isager, Signe, and Skydsgaard, Jens Erik, Ancient Greek Agriculture: An Introduction. New York: Routledge, 1995. Pp. 234. $18.95. ISBN 0-415-11671-6 (pb) [reprint 1992 edition]

Kallet-Marx, Hegemony to Empire. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995. Pp. 428. $55.00. ISBN 0-520-08075-0.

*Kostial, Michaela, Kriegerisches Rom? zur Frage von Unvermeidbarkeit und Normalitaet militarischer Konflikte in der roemischen Politik. Palingenesia 55. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner, 1995. Pp. 192. DM 74,--. ISBN 3-515-06775-2 (pb).

*Lawatsch-Boomgaarden, Barbara, and Ijsewijn, Josef (ed. and trans.), Voyage to Maryland: Relatio Itineris in Marilandiam (1633): Original Latin Narrative of Andrew White, S.J. Wauconda, IL: Bolchazy-Carducci, 1995. Pp. 113. $25.00. ISBN 0-865-16280-8 (pb).

*Madden, John A. (trans. and ed.), Macedonius Consul: The Epigrams. Spudasmata Band 60. Hildesheim: Georg Olms, 1995. Pp. 321. DM 68,--. ISBN 3-487-10059-2 (pb).

*Maier, Robert (ed.), Lector: Versio Demonstrationis 3.4. Frankfurt: Robert Maier, 1996. 2 Discs.

Maslowski, Tadeusz (ed.), Cicero, fasc.23: Orationes in P. Vatinium Testem pro M. Caelio. Stuttgart and Leipzig: Teubner, 1995. Pp. 156. DM 89,--. ISBN 3-815-41195-5.

*Matthews, William, The Mortal City: 100 Epigrams of Martial. Athens, OH: Ohio Review Books, 1995. Pp. 107. $15.00. ISBN 0-942-14817-7 (pb).

Mattusch, Carol, Classical Bronzes: The Art and Craft of Greek and Roman Statuary. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1996. Pp. 280. $45.00. ISBN 0-801-43182-4.

*O'Brien, John, Anacreon redivivus: A Study of Anacreontic Translation in Mid-Sixteenth Century France. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan, 1995. Pp. 276. $44.50. ISBN 0-472-1061-7.

Ogden, Daniel, Greek Bastardy in the Classical and the Hellenic Periods. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1996. Pp. 430. $84.00. ISBN 0-19-815019-9.

Palmer, L.R., The Greek Language. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1996. Pp. 355. $21.95. Pp. 0-806128-44-5 [reprint]

*Wierschowski, Lothar, Die regionale Mobilitaet in Gallien nach den Inschriften des 1. bis 3. Jahrhunderts n. Chr. Historia Einzelschriften 91. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner, 1995. Pp. 400. DM 144, --. ISBN 3-515076-205 (pb).

*Zanker, Paul (Alan Shapiro, trans.), The Mask of Socrates: The Image of the Intellectual in Antiquity. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1996. Pp. 436. $45.00. ISBN 0-520-20105-1.

Zeitlin, Froma I., Playing the Other: Gender and Society in Classical Greek Literature. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1996. Pp. 494. $19.95. ISBN 0-226-97922-9 (pb).


We do not succeed in placing every title we receive, but this following list of "reruns" includes titles that we judge should not go begging.

*Vanderspoel, John, Themistius and the Imperial Court: Oratory, Civic Duty, and the Paideia from Constantius to Theodosius. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1996. Pp. 280. $44.50. ISBN 0-472-10485-3.

*Winkler, Lorenz, Salus: Von Staatskult zur politischen Idee. Heidelberg: Verlag Archaeologie und Geschichte, 1995. Pp. 226 + 11 Ill. DM 92,--. ISBN 3-9801-863-5-0.

*Laureys, Marc (ed.), Ioannes Caballinus: Polistoria de Virtutibus et Dotibus Romanorum. Stuttgart and Leipzig: Teubner, 1995. Pp. 375. DM 158,--. ISBN 3-8154-1128-9.

*Mastronarde, Donald (ed.) Introduction to Attic Greek: An Electronic Workbook. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995. 4 Discs. $29.95. ISBN 0-520-20281-3.

*Halliwell, Stephen, et al. (edd.), Aristotle, Poetics. Longinus, On the Sublime. Demetrius, On Style. Cambridge: Harvard University Press; Loeb Classical Library, 1996. Pp. 533. $16.95. ISBN 0-674-99563-5.

Vanotti, Gabriella, L'atro Enea: La testimonianza di Dionigi di Alicarnasso. Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider, 1995. Pp. 343. ISBN 88-7062-908-2 (pb).

Mora, Fabio, Il pensiero storico religioso antico. Autori greci e Roma I: Dionigi di Alicarnasso. Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider, 1995. Pp. 464. ISBN 88-7062-887-6 (pb).

Biagio Saitta, L'Antisemitismo nella Spagna Visigotica (Bretschneider 1995) Norma Thompson, Herodotus and the Origins of the Political Community (Yale 1995)

Emidio Spinelli (ed.), Sesto Empirico Contro Gli Etici (Bibliopolis 1995)