Bryn Mawr Classical Review 98.1.13


Books Received (December 1997)

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Bagnall, Roger S., and Dirk D. Obbink, eds., Columbia Papyri X. Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1997. Pp. 234, 50 pls. $49.95. ISBN 0-7885-0275-1.

Condos, Theony, Star Myths of the Greeks and Romans: A Sourcebook. Grand Rapids, MI: Phanes Press, 1997. Pp. 288. $18.95. ISBN 1-890482-92-7 (pb).

*Georgiadou, Aristoula, Plutarch's Pelopidas: A Historical and Philological Commentary. Stuttgart und Leipzig: B. G. Teubner, 1997. Pp. 258. ISBN 3-519-07654-3.

*Graf, Fritz, Magic in the Ancient World. Translated by Franklin Philip. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1997 Pp. 313. $35.00. ISBN 0-674-54151-0.

Grafton, Anthony, Commerce with the Classics. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 1997. Pp. 237. $29.95 ISBN 0-472-10626-0.

*Greenberg, M. & B. Gilman (edd.), Masterpieces of the J. Paul Getty Museum: Antiquities. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 1997. Pp. 128, 113 ills. $19.95. ISBN 0-89236-421-1 (pb).

Greenberg, M. & B. Gilman (edd.), Masterpieces of the J. Paul Getty Museum: Decorative Arts. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 1997. Pp. 128, 121 ills. $19.95. ISBN 0-89236-455-6 (pb).

Greenberg, M. & B. Gilman (edd.), Masterpieces of the J. Paul Getty Museum: Drawings. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 1997. Pp. 128, 101 ills. $19.95. ISBN 0-89236-438-6 (pb).

Greenberg, M. & B. Gilman (edd.), Masterpieces of the J. Paul Getty Museum: Illuminated Manuscripts. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 1997. Pp. 128, 80 ills. $19.95. ISBN 0-89236-446-7 (pb).

Greenberg, M. & B. Gilman (edd.), Masterpieces of the J. Paul Getty Museum: Paintings. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 1997. Pp. 128, 80 ills. $19.95. ISBN 0-89236-428-9 (pb).

Greene, Ellen, (ed)., Re-Reading Sappho: Reception and Transmission. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998. Pp. 267. $40. ISBN 0-520-20602-9.

Greene, Ellen, (ed)., Reading Sappho: Contemporary Approaches. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1996. Pp. 303. ISBN 0-520-20195-7.

Hamilton, Charles D. and Peter Krentz, eds., Polis and Polemos: Essays on Politics, War, and History in Ancient Greece in Honor of Donald Kagan. Claremont, CA: Regina Books, 1997. Pp. 368. $39.50. ISBN 0-0941690-75. (pb).

*Harrington, K. P., Medieval Latin. Revised by Joseph Pucci. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1997. Pp. xii, 679. 25.95. ISBN 0-226-31713-7 (pb).

Hayden, John O., Why the Great Books are Great: An Argument and Guide. New York: Bibli O'Phile, 1997. Pp. viii, 116. $19.95. ISBN 0-942104-15-3.

*Hidber, Thomas. Das Klassizistische Manifest des Dionys von Halikarnass. Stuttgart: B.G. Teubner, 1996. Pp. 157. ISBN 3-519-07619-5.

*Hoffman, Klaus Friedrich, Das Recht im Denken der Sophistik. Stuttgart und Leipzig: B.G. Teubner, 1997. Pp. 469. ISBN 3-519-07653-5.

Kerenyi, Carl, Prometheus: Archetypal Image of Human Existence. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1998 (reissue of 1963 text). Pp. 152. $14.95. ISBN 0-691-01907-X. (pb).

Laurence, Ray, and Andrew Wallace-Hadrill, Domestic Space in the Roman World: Pompeii and Beyond. Portsmouth: Journal of Roman Archaeology, 1997. Pp. 240, 126 ills. $79.50. ISBN 1-8887829-22-9.

*Martindale, Charles, The Cambridge Companion to Virgil. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1997. Pp. 370. $55.95. ISBN 0-521-49539-3.

*Mattingly, D. J., ed., Dialogues in Roman Imperialism. Portsmouth, RI: Journal of Roman Archaeology, 1997. Pp. 200. $29.95. ISBN 1-887829-23-7 (pb).

Modrzejewski, Joseph Meleze, The Jews of Egypt: From Rameses II to Emperor Hadrian. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1997 (reprint of 1995 edition). Pp. 279. $18.95. ISBN 0-691-01575-9. (pb).

*Perger, Mischa von, Die Allseele in Platons Timaios. Stuttgart und Leipzig: B.G. Teubner, 1997. Pp. 299. ISBN 3-519-07645-4.

*Porter, Stanley (ed.), Handbook of Classical Rhetoric in the Hellenistic Period: 330 B.C.-A.D. 400. Leiden: Brill, 1997. Pp. 901 $253.00 ISBN 90-04-09965-4.

Scafuro, Adele C., The Forensic Stage: Settling Disputes in Graeco-Roman New Comedy. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997. Pp. 512. $95 ISBN 0-521-44383-0.

*Segal, Charles, Dionysiac Poetics and Euripides' Bacchae. Expanded edition. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1997. Pp. 420. $18.95. ISBN 0-691-01597-X.

*Shackleton Bailey, D. R., Selected Classical Papers. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 1997. Pp. 462. $52.50. ISBN 0-472-10816-6.

Whitaker, Graham, A Bibliographical Guide to Classical Studies, Volume 1: General. History of Literature. Literature. Accius-Aristophanes. Hildesheim: Olms-Weidmann, 1997. Pp. xxiv, 372. DM 228 3-487-10465-2.

Whitaker, Graham, A Bibliographical Guide to Classical Studies, Volume 2: Literature, Aristotle-Fulgentius. Hildesheim: Olms-Weidmann, 1997. Pp. viii, 355. DM 228 ISBN 3-487-10466-0.

Immer noch lieferbar zur Besprechung:

*Heinz Bellen, Politik-Recht-Gesellschaft: Studien zur Alten Geschichte (Steiner 1997)

*Carsten Drecoll, Die Liturgien im roemischen Kaiserreich des 3. und 4. Jh.n.Chr (Steiner 1997)

*Walter Edere, Karl-Joachim Hoelkeskamp (edd.), Volk und Verfassung im vorhellenistischen Griechenland (Steiner 1997)

*Farouk Grewing, Martial, Buch VI: Ein Kommentar (Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 1997) Friedhelm L. Mueller, Vegetius: Abriss des Militaerwesens, lateinisch und deutsch. (Steiner 1997)

*Brigitte Wilke, Vergangenheit als Norm in der platonischen Staatsphilosophie (Steiner 1997)