Bryn Mawr Classical Review 97.10.03


Books Received (September 1997)

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*Beck, Hans, Polis und Koinon. Untersuchungen zur Geschichte und Struktur der griechischen Bundesstaaten im 4. Jahrhundert v. Chr. Historia Einzelschriften 114. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner, 1997. Pp. 316. DM 128. ISBN 3-515-07117-2 (pb).

*Bellen, Heinz, Politik-Recht-Gesellschaft. Studien zur Alten Geschichte. Historia Einzelschriften 115. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner, 1997. Pp. 323, 24 pls. DM 138. ISBN 3-515-07150-4 (pb).

*Bonhoeffer, A.F., The Ethics of the Stoic Epictetus. Trans. by W. O. Stephens. Bern: Peter Lang, 1996. Pp. xviii +335. $56.95. 0-8204-3027-7.

*Collins, John J., Seers, Sibyls & Sages in Hellenistic-Roman Judaism. Leiden: E. J. Brill, 1997. Pp. 438. $123.75. ISBN 90-04-10752-5.

Dethurens, Pascal, Ecriture et culture: Ecrivains et philosophes face a\l'Europe 1918-1950. Paris: Honore/ Champion, 1997. Pp. 422. 375 FF. ISBN 2-85203-619-3.

Hall, John F., ed., Etruscan Italy: Etruscan Influences on the Civilizations of Italy from Antiquity to the Modern Era. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1997. Pp. xvii, 411 + 114 ill. $39.95. ISBN 0-8425-23347-0.

Lendon, J. E., Empire of Honour: The Art of Government in the Roman World. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Pp. 320. $75. ISBN 0-19-815079-2.

*Ling, Roger, The Insula of Menander at Pompeii, Vol. 1, The Structures. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Pp. 392, 131 pls. $160. ISBN 0-19-813409-6.

Peyrache-Leborgne, Dominique, La poe/tique du sublime de la fin des Lumie\res au romantisme. Paris: Honore/ Champion, 1997. Pp. 520. 450 FF. ISBN 2-85203-641-X.

*Riccardi, Silvia, Die Erforschung der antiken Sklaverei in Italien vom Risotrigmento bis Ettore Ciccotti. Forschungen zur Antiken Sklaverei 27. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner, 1997. Pp. 315. DM 98. ISBN 3-515-07137-7 (pb).

Roemerstadt Augusta Raurica (Alex R. Furger) and Aquincumi Muzeum Budapest (Paula Zsidi), Out of Rome: Augusta Raurica/Aquincum. Das Leben in zwei roemischen Provinzstaedten. Basel: Schwabe, 1997. Pp. 337, 314 ills. DM 54. ISBN 3-7965-1040-X.

Terrile, Cristina, La crise de la volonte/ ou le romanesque en question: Borgese, Green, Perutz, Pirandello, Kafka. Paris: Honore/ Champion, 1997. Pp. 404. 375 FF. ISBN 2-85203-629-0.

*Veligianni-Terzi, Chryssoula, Wertbegriffe in den attischen Ehrendekreten der Klassischen Zeit. Heidelberger althistorische Beitraege und epigraphische Studien 25. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner, 1997. Pp. 337. DM 96. ISBN 3-515-07160-1 (pb).

Witt, R. E., Isis in the Ancient World. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 1997. Pp. 336. $16.95. ISBN 0-8018-5642-6 (pb).

*Woodhead, A. G., The Athenian Agora, Vol. XVI, Inscriptions: the Decrees. Princeton: American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 1997. Pp. xvii, 527 + 32 pls. $100. ISBN 0-87661-216-8.

Still available:

L.P.E. Parker, The Songs of Aristophanes (Oxford 1997)

A.H. Sommerstein, C. Atherton (edd.), Education in Greek Fiction. Vol.4 Nottingham Classical Literature Studies (Bari 1997)