Bryn Mawr Classical Review 98.5.24


BMCR Books Received (April 1998)


Anderson, W.S., ed., Ovidius Metamorphoses. Stuttgart & Leipzig: B.G. Teubner, 1998. Pp. xxviii, 419. ISBN 3-8154-1565-9. Reprint of 1981 ed.  

Braswell, Bruce Karl, ed., A Commentary on Pindar Nemean Nine. Berlin & New York: Walter de Gruyter, 1998. Pp. xvi, 204. DM 188. ISBN 3-11-016124-9.  

*Brown, P. Michael, ed. and trans., Lucretius De Rerum Natura III. London: Aris & Phillips, 1998. Pp. i, 234. £14.95. ISBN 0-85668-695-6.  

*Carawan, Edwin, Rhetoric and the Law of Draco. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1998. Pp. xx, 408. $95.00 (hb). ISBN 0-19-815086-5.  

Carter, Jane B., and Sarah P. Morris, eds., The Ages of Homer: A Tribute to Emily Townsend Vermeule. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1995. Pp. xvii, 542, 2 col. and 208 b/w ills, 64 line drawings. $29.95. ISBN 0-292-71208-1.  

*de Vries, Bert, Umm El-Jimal: A Frontier Town and It's Landscape in Northern Jordon. Portsmouth: Journal of Roman Archaeology, 1998. Pp. 248. ISBN 1-887829-26-1.  

*DeLaine, Janet, The Baths of Caracalla: A Study in the Design, Construction, and Economics of Large-scale Building Projects in Imperial Rome. Portsmouth: Journal of Roman Archaeology, 1997. Pp. 271. ISBN 1-887829-25-3.  

*Diggle, J., Tragicorum Graecorum. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1998. Pp. ix, 182. $47.50 (hb). ISBN 0-19- 814685-X.  

*Engels, Johannes, Funerum sepulcrorumque magnificentia. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 1998. Pp. 272. DM/sFR 96. ISBN 3-515-07236-5.  

*Freeland, Cynthia A., ed., Feminist Interpretations of Aristotle. University Park: Penn State University Press, 1998. Pp. xiv, 369. $55.00. ISBN 0-271-01729-5 (hb); $19.95. ISBN 0-271-01730-9 (pb).  

*Froesen, Jaakko, Early Hellenistic Athens. Symptoms of a Change. Helsinki: Foundation of the Finnish Institute at Athens, 1997. Pp. iv, 226, Pl. 16. ISBN 951-95295-7-8.  

*Gargarin, Michael and Douglas M. MacDowell, trans., Antiphon and Andocides. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1998. Pp. xxvii, 174. $35.00. ISBN 0-292-72808-5 (hb); $16.95. ISBN 0-292-72809-3 (pb).  

*Halter, Thomas, Koenig Oedipus. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 1998. Pp. 169. DM/sFr 68. ISBN 3-515-07256-X.  

*Herbert, Sharon C., ed., Tel Anafa II, i: The Hellenistic and Roman Pottery: The Plain Wares by Andrea Berlin; The Fine Wares by Kathleen Warner Slane. Ann Arbor: Kelsey Museum, 1997. Pp. xiv, 418, pl. 57. Journal of Roman Archaeology. Supplementary Series; no. 10, pt. II.i. ISBN 1-887829-98-9.  

*Herbert, Sharon C., Tel Anafa I, i: Final Report on Ten Years of Excavation at a Hellenistic and Roman Settlement in Northern Israel. Ann Arbor: Kelsey Museum, 1994. Pp. xii, 322. Journal of Roman Archaeology. Supplementary Series; no. 10, pt. I.i.  

*Herbert, Sharon C., Tel Anafa I, ii: Final Report on Ten Years of Excavation at a Hellenistic and Roman Settlement in Northern Israel. Ann Arbor: Kelsey Museum, 1994. Pp. vi, 79, pl. 152. Journal of Roman Archaeology. Supplementary Series; no. 10, pt. I.ii.  

*Knox, Peter and Clive Foss, eds., Style and Tradition: Studies in Honor of Wendell Clausen. Stuttgart & Leipzig: B.G. Teubner, 1998. Pp. xii, 325. ISBN 3-519-07641-1.  

*Melville, Sir Ronald, trans., Lucretius On the Nature of the Universe. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1998. Pp. xxxiv, 275. $86.00. ISBN 0-19-815097-0.  

*Norden, Eduard, Die Roemische Literatur. Stuttgart & Leipzig: B.G. Teubner, 1998. Pp. xvi, 212. ISBN 3-519-07249-1. Reprint of 1927 ed. with bibliography and index by Bernhard Kytzler.

O'Donnell, James J., Avatars of the World: From Papyrus to Cyberspace. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1998. Pp. 210. $24.95 (hb). ISBN 0-674-05545-4.  

*Pucci, Joseph, The Full-Knowing Reader: Allusion and the Power of the Reader in the Western Literary Tradition. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1998. Pp. xiii, 263. $35.00. ISBN 0-300-07152-3.  

Ringer, Mark, Electra and the Empty Urn: Metatheater and Role Playing in Sophocles. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1998. Pp. 253. $39.95. ISBN 0-8078-2391-0 (hb); $18.95. ISBN 0-8078-2391-0 (pb).  

*Sevcenko, Ihor and Irmgard Hutter, eds., AETOS: Studies in Honour of Cyril Mango. Stuttgart & Leipzig: B.G. Teubner, 1998. Pp. xx, 378, Pl. 83. ISBN 3-519-07440-0.  

*Sharon, Avi, trans., Plato's Symposium. Newburyport: Focu Publishing, 1998. Pp. 76, 3 ills. $7.95. ISBN 0-941051-56-0.  

*Snyder, Christopher A., An Age of Tyrants: Britain and the Britons, A.D. 400-600. University Park: Penn State University Press, 1998. Pp. xix, 403. $65.00. ISBN 0-271-01742-2 (hb); $22.50. ISBN 0-271- 01780-5 (pb).  

*Stoneman, Richard, A Luminous Land: Artists Discover Greece. Los Angeles: The J. Paul Getty Museum, 1998. Pp. ix, 178, 92 col. 22 b/w ills. $39.95. ISBN 0-89236-467-X.  

*Tsitsiridis, Stavros, Platons Menexenos. Stuttgart & Leipzig: B.G. Teubner, 1998. Pp. 429. ISBN 3-519-07656-X.

*Vaahtera, Jaana, Derivation: Greek and Roman Views on Word Formation. Turku: Turun Yliopisto, 1998. Pp. 227. ISBN 951-29-1173-6.  

*Van de Mieroop, Marc, The Ancient Mesopotamian City. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1997. Pp. xv, 269. $72.00. ISBN 0-19-815062-8.  

*Von Wilamowitz-Moellendorff, Ulrich, Geschichte der Philologie. Stuttgart & Leipzig: B.G. Teubner, 1998. Pp. 128. DM 48. ISBN 3-519-07253-X.Reprint of 1921 ed. with Nachwort and index by Albert Henrichs.