Bryn Mawr Classical Review 97.7.13


BMCR Books Received: June 1997


*Allison, June W., Word and Concept in Thucydides. Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1997. Pp. xvi + 278. $27.95. ISBN 0-7885-0363-4 (hb).

*Baier, Thomas, Werk und Wirkung Varros im Spiegel seiner Zeitgenossen. Hermes Einzelschriften 73. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner, 1997. Pp. 208. DM 76. ISBN 3-515-07022-2 (pb).

Bar-Kochva, Bezalel, Pseudo-Hecataeus, On the Jews : Legitimizing the Jewish Diaspora. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1997. Pp. 408. $55.00. ISBN 0-520-2059-4.

*Bartlett, J. R., ed., Archaeology and Biblical Interpretation. London and New York: Routledge, 1997. Pp. 176. $59.95 ISBN 0-415-14113-3 (hb); $18.95. 0-415-14114-1 (pb).

*Blythe, James M., trans., Ptolemy of Lucca, On the Government of Rulers, De Regimine Principium, with portions attributed to Thomas Aquinas. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1997. Pp. 320. $55. ISBN 0-8122-3370-0 (hb).

*Bommelaer, J-F., ed., Marmaria, Le Sanctuaire d' Athena a Delphes. Paris: Ecole Française d' Athenes, 1997. Pp. 141. ISBN 2-86958-085-1 (pb).

*Constable, Olivia Remia, ed., Medieval Iberia: Readings from Christian, Muslim, and Jewish Sources. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1997. Pp. 448. $49.95 (hb); $26.50 (pb). ISBN 0-8122-3333-6 (hb); 0-8122-1569-9 (pb).

*Dettmer, Helena, Love by the Numbers: Form and Meaning in the Poetry of Catullus. Lang Classical Studies 10. Bern: Peter Lang, 1997. Pp. 366. $58.95. ISBN 0-8204-3663-1 (hb).

Flower, Harriett I., Ancestor Masks and Aristocratic Power in Roman Culture. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1996. Pp. 411. ISBN 0-19-815018-0.

*Gabbert, Janice J., Antigonus II Gonatas, A Political Biography. London and New York: Routledge, 1997. Pp. 88. $44.95. 0-415-01899-4 (hb).

*Gagarin, Michael, ed., Antiphon, the Speeches. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997. Pp. 266. $59.95; $22.95. ISBN 0-521-38029-4; 0-521-38931-3 (hb); (pb).

Hill, Donald, A History of Engineering in Classical and Medieval Times. London and New York: Routledge, 1996 (reprint of 1984 ed.). Pp. 263. $19.95, ISBN 0-415-15291-7 (pb).

*Holzberg, Niklas, Ovid, Dichter und Werk. Munich: C.H. Beck, 1997. Pp. 220. DM 48. ISBN 3-406-41919-4 (hb).

*Jones, David, Enjoinder and Argument in Ovid's Remedia Amoris. Hermes Enzelschriften 77. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner, 1977. Pp. 119. DM 54. ISBN 3-515-07078-8 (pb).

*Marzolo, Carlo, L'ultimo Euripide: tra gesto e parola. Padua: Editrice Antenore, 1996. Pp. 180. (pb).

*Moore, Mary B., The Athenian Agora Volume XXX: Attic Red-Figured and White-Ground Pottery. Princeton: American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 1997. Pp. 419 + plates. $160.00. ISBN 0-87661-230-3.

*Moreschini, C., ed., and D.A. Sykes, trans. and comm., St. Gregory of Nazianzus, Poemata Arcana. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Pp. xxi + 228. $85. ISBN 0-190826732-0 (hb).

*Parker, Victor, Untersuchungen zum Lelantischen Krieg und verwandten Problemen der frühgriechischen Geschichte. Historia Einzelschriften 109. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner, 1997. Pp. 189. DM 76. ISBN 3-515-06970-4 (pb).

Patzer, Harold, Die Formgesetze des Homerischen Epos. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag. 1977. Pp. 230. DM 124. ISBN 3-515-06999-2 (hb).

*Pohlsander, Hans A., The Emperor Constantine. London & New York: Routledge, 1996. Pp. 105. $11.95. 0-415-16178-2 (pb).

*Reed, J.D., Bion of Smyrna, the Fragments and the Adonis. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997. vii + 271. $59.95. ISBN 0-521-57316-5 (hb).

*Roberts, Deborah H., Francis M. Dunn, and Don Fowler, eds., Classical Closure: Reading the End in Greek and Latin Literature. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1997. Pp. 311. $39.50. ISBN 0-691-04452-X (hb).

*Robinson, O. F., The Sources of Roman Law: Problems and Methods for Ancient Historians. London and New York: Routledge, 1997. Pp. 155. $55. ISBN 0-4152-08994-8 (hb); $16.95. ISBN 0-415-08995-6 (pb).

*Rudich, Vasily, Dissidence and Literature under Nero: The Price of Rhetoricization. London and New York: Routledge, 1997. Pp. 391. $74.95. ISBN 0-415-09501-8 (hb).

Russo, Carlo Ferdinando, Aristophanes: An Author for the Stage. London and New York: Routledge, 1997 (corr. vers. of 1994 ed.). Pp. 279. $21.95. ISBN 0-415-15404-9 (pb).

*Shotter, David, Nero. London and New York: Routledge, 1997. Pp. xvii + 101. $11.95, ISBN 0-415-12931-1 (pb).

*Strobach, Anika, Plutarch und die Sprachen. Ein Beitrag zur Fremdsprachenproblematik in der Antike. Palingenesia 64. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner, 1997. Pp. 258. DM 96. ISBN 3-515-07007-9 (pb).

Williams, Stephen, Diocletian and the Roman Recovery. London and New York: Routledge, 1997 (reprint of 1985 ed.). Pp. 264. $18.95. ISBN 0-415-91827-8 (pb).