Bryn Mawr Classical Review 98.5.05

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Aloni, Antonio, Cantare glorie di eroi. Comunicazione e performance poetica nella Grecia arcaica. Torino: Scriptorium, 1998. Pp. 251. Lira 30,000. ISBN 88-455-6137-2.

Aurenche, Olivier, Marcel Bazin, Serge Sadler, Villages Engloutis. Enque=te ethnoarche/ologique a\ Cafer Ho+yu+k (valle/e de l'Euphrate). Lyon: Maison de l'Orient me/diterrane/en, 1997. Pp. 312, 404 ills. ISBN 2-903264-55-4.

*Bergren, Theodore A., Sixth Ezra: The Text and Origin. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998. Pp. xiv, 282. $49.95. ISBN 0-19-511201-6.

*Billerbeck, Margarethe and Jacques Schamp, eds., Kainotomia: Die Erneuerung der griechischen Tradition. Fribourg: Universita+tsverlag Freiburg Schweiz, 1996. Pp. xii, 143. ISBN 3-7278-1090-4.

*Carter, Joseph Coleman, ed., The Chora of Metaponto: The Necropoleis, 2 vols. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1998. Pp. 495, 414. $125. ISBN 0-292-71211-1.

*Damon, Cynthia, The Mask of the Parasite: A Pathology of Roman Patronage. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1997. Pp. ix, 307. $42.50. ISBN 0-472-10760-7.

Edelstein, Emma J., and Ludwig Edelstein, Asclepius: Collection and Interpretation of the Testimonies. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1998 (rep. 1945, new intro. Gary B. Ferngren). Pp. xxvii, 747. $29.95. ISBN 0-8018-5769-4.

*Esposito, Stephen, trans., Euripides, Bacchae. Newburyport: Focus Publishing, 1998. Pp. 126. ISBN 0-941051-42-0.

*Fraser, P. M., and E. Matthews, eds., A Lexicon of Greek Personal Names, Vol. III.A, The Peloponnese, Western Greece, Sicily, and Magna Graecia. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. Pp. xxxii, 519. $150. ISBN 0-19-815229-9

*Gentzler, Jyl, ed., Method in Ancient Philosophy. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998. Pp. ix, 398. $72. ISBN 0-19-823571-2.

*Grant, Michael, From Rome to Byzantium: The Fifth Century AD. London: Routledge, 1998. Pp. xiii, 203. $40. ISBN 0-415-14753-0.

Hansen, William, Anthology of Ancient Greek Popular Literature. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1998. Pp. xxix, 349. $39.95. ISBN 0-253-33366-0 (hb); $18.95. ISBN 0-253-21157-3 (pb).

Henderson, John, A Roman Life: Rutilius Gallicus on Paper and in Stone.