Bryn Mawr Classical Review

Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2003.10.06

BMCR Books Received (September).  


Bakewell, Geoffrey W. and James P. Sickinger (edd.), Gestures. Essays in Ancient History, Literature, and Philosophy presented to Alan L. Boegehold. Oxford: Oxbow Books, 2003. Pp. 363. $75.00. ISBN 1-84217-086-4.

Bishop, Tom (trans.), Ovid. Amores. London/New York: Routledge, 2003. Pp. 109. $14.95 (pb). ISBN 0-415-96741-4.

Bottini, Angelo and Elisabetta Setari, La necropoli italica di Braida di Vaglio in Basilicata. Materiali dallo scavo del 1994. Roma: Giorgio Bretschneider, 2003. Pp. 136; pls. 48. EUR 115.00 (pb). ISBN 88-7689-199-4.

Bowden, William, Epirus Vetus. The Archaeology of a Late Antique Province. London: Duckworth, 2003. Pp. 280. £45.00. ISBN 0-7156-3116-0.

Cashford, Jules (trans.), The Homeric Hymns. Penguin Classics. London: Penguin, 2003. Pp. 174. $12.00 (pb). ISBN 0-140-43782-7.

Catucci, Margherita, Lorena Jannelli and Lucia Sanesi Mastrocinque, Il deposito votivo dall'acropoli di Cuma. Corpus delle stipi votive in Italia, 16. Archaeologica 138. Roma: Giorgio Bretschneider, 2002. Pp. 124; pls. 28. ISBN 88-7689-202-8.

Chandezon, Christophe, L'élevage en Grèce (fin Ve - fin Ier s. a.C.). L'apport des sources épigraphiques. Scripta Antiqua, 5. Bordeaux: Ausonius, 2003. Pp. 463; figs. 14. EUR 48.00 (pb). ISBN 2-910023-34-6.

Colonna, Giovanni (ed.), Il santuario di Portonaccio a Veio I: Glio scavi di Massimo Pallottino nella zona dell'altare (1939-1940). Monumenti Antichi, 58 (Serie miscellanea vol. VI, 3). Roma: Giorgio Bretschneider, 2002. Pp. 173; pls. 80. EUR 150.00 (pb). ISBN 88-7689-209-5.

Comella, Annamaria, Il santuario di Punta della Vipera (Santa Marinella - Comune di Civitavecchia). I., I materiali votivi. Corpus delle stipi votive in Italia, 13. Archaeologica 131. Roma: Giorgio Bretschneider, 2001. Pp. 156; pls. 42. EUR 180.00 (pb). ISBN 88-7689-208-7.

Cooley, M.G.L. and B.W.J.G. Wilson, The Age of Augustus. LACTOR 17. London: The London Association of Classical Teachers, 2003. Pp. 414. ISBN 0-903625-30-X.

Cosmopoulos, Michael B., Greek Mysteries. The Archaeology and Ritual of Ancient Greek Secret Cults. London/New York: Routledge, 2003. Pp. 272. $27.95 (pb). ISBN 0-415-24873-6.

Damschen, Gregor, Rainer Enskat and Alejandro G. Vigo (edd.), Plato und Aristoteles - sub ratione veritatis. Festschrift für Wolfgang Wieland zum 70. Geburtstag. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2003. Pp. 339. EUR 79.00. ISBN 3-525-30139-1.

De Bernardi Ferrero, Daria (ed.), Saggi in onore di Paolo Verzone. Hierapolis Scavi e Ricerche, IV. Archaeologica 137. Roma: Giorgio Bretschneider, 2002. Pp. 286; ills. 280. EUR 280.00 (pb). ISBN 88-7689-201-X.

DeBrohun, Jeri Blair, Roman Propertius and the Reinvention of Elegy. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 2003. Pp. 263. $54.50. ISBN 0-472-11276-7.

Dillon, Matthew, Girls and Women Classical Greek Religion. First published in 2002. Paperback edition. London/New York: Routledge, 2003. Pp. 436. $36.95 (pb). ISBN 0-415-31916-1.

duBois, Page, Slaves and Other Objects. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2003. Pp. 312; ills. 25. $45.00. ISBN 0-226-16787-9.

Dyck, Andrew R. (ed.), Cicero. De natura deorum. Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003. Pp. 236. $70.00. ISBN 0-521-80360-8.

Elayi, J. and J. Sapin (edd.), Transeuphratène. Recherches pluridisciplinaires sur une province de l'Empire achéménide. 26 (2003). Paris: Librairie Gabalda, 2003. Pp. 189; pl. 5. EUR 54.00 (pb). ISBN 2-85021-148-6.

Elster, Ernestine S. and Colin Renfrew (edd.), Prehistoric Sitagroi: Excavations in Northeast Greece, 1968-1970. Volume 2: The Final Report. Monumenta Archaeologica, 20. Los Angeles: Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA, 2003. Pp. 519. $65.00. ISBN 1-931745-03-X.

Evans, Dale Wilt, Truth and Mockery in Platon and Modernity. A New Perception of Platon's Euthyphron, Apology, Criton and Phaidon. San Jose: Writers Club Press, 2001. Pp. 276. $21.95 (pb). ISBN 0-595-17629-1.

Fezzi, Luca, Falsificazione di documenti pubblici nella Roma tardorepubblicana (133-31 a.C.). Grassina (Firenze): Le Monnier Università, 2003. Pp. 151. EUR 10.00 (pb). ISBN 88-00-86061-3.

Friedrich, Wolf-Hartmut, Wounding and Death in the Iliad. Homeric Techiniques of Description. Translated by Peter Jones and Gabriele Wright. Appendix by Kenneth Saunders. First English edition. London: Duckworth, 2003. Pp. 167. £45.00. ISBN 0-7156-2983-2.

Gillett, Andrew, Envoys and Political Communication in the Late Antique West, 411-533. Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought, 4th series, vol. 55. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003. Pp. 335. $65.00. ISBN 0-521-81349-2.

Given, Michael and A. Bernard Knapp, The Sydney Cyprus Survey Project: Social Approaches to Regional Archaeological Survey. Monumenta Archaeologica, 21. Los Angeles: Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA, 2003. Pp. 356. $60.00. ISBN 1-931745-04-8.

Gnilka, Christian, Prudentiana III. Supplementum. München/Leipzig: K.G. Saur, 2003. Pp. 100. EUR 60.00. ISBN 3-598-73009-8.

Hales, Shelley, The Roman House and Social Identity. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003. Pp. 294. $75.00. ISBN 0-521-81433-2.

Hardwick, Lorna, Recpetion Studies. Greece & Rome. New Surveys in the Classics, 33. Published for The Classical Association. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003. Pp. 128. $13.95 (pb). ISBN 0-19-852865-5.

Heidegger, Martin, Plato's Sophist. Translated by Richard Rojcewicz and André Schuwer. Studies in Continental Thought. Paperback reprint. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2003. Pp. 512. $29.95 (pb). ISBN 0-253-21629-X.

Hübner, Wolfgang, Raum, Zeit und soziales Rollenspiel der vier Kardinalpunkte in der antiken Katarchenhoroskopie. BzA 194. München/Leipzig: K.G. Saur, 2003. Pp. 335. EUR 88.00. ISBN 3-598-77806-6.

Keesling, Catherine M., The Votive Statues of the Athenian Akropolis. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003. Pp. 272. $80.00. ISBN 0-521-81523-1.

La Torre, Gioacchino Francesco, Un tempio arcaico nel territorio dell'antica Temesa. L'edificio sacro in località Imbelli di Campora San Giovanni. Corpus delle stipi votive in Italia, 14. Archaeologica 133. Roma: Giorgio Bretschneider, 2002. Pp. 388; figs. 70, pls. 34. EUR 250.00 (pb). ISBN 88-7689-206-0.

Mackie, Hilary, Graceful Errors. Pindar and the Performance of Praise. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 2003. Pp. 127. $57.50. ISBN 0-472-11330-5.

Maslowski, T. (ed.), M. Tullius Cicero. Fasc. 17: Orationes in L. Catilinam quattuor. Bibliotheca Teubneriana. München/Leipzig: K.G. Saur, 2003. Pp. 108. EUR 68.00. ISBN 3-598-71187-5.

Merkelbach, Reinhold, Mithras. Ein persisch-römischer Mysterienkult. 2. Aufl. Weinheim: Beltz, Athenäum, 1994. Now available at K.G. Saur. Pp. xvi, 412. EUR 98.00. ISBN 3-598-73014-4.

Mikalson, Jon D., Herodotus and Religion in the Persian Wars. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2003. Pp. 269. $45.00. ISBN 0-8078-2798-3.

Nevo,Yeuda D. and Judith Koren, Crossroads to Islam. The Origins of the Arab Religion and the Arab State. Negev Archeological Project for Study of Ancient Arab Desert Culture. Amherst, NY: Prometheus Books, 2003. Pp. 462; maps, ills. $32.00. ISBN 1-59102-083-2.

Papadopoulos, John K. and Richard M. Leventhal (edd.), Theory and Practice in Mediterranean Archaeology: Old World and New World Perspectives. Cotsen Advanced Seminars, 1. Los Angeles: Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA, 2003. Pp. 390. $35.00 (pb). ISBN 1-913745-10-2.

Papathomopoulos, Manolis (ed.), Oppianus Apameensis. Cynegetica. Eutecnius Sophistes. Paraphrasis metro soluta. Bibliotheca Teubneriana. München/Leipzig: K.G. Saur, 2003. Pp. 225. EUR 78.00. ISBN 3-598-71256-1.

Platter, Charles (comm.), Aristophanes. Acharnians. Bryn Mawr Greek Commentaries. Bryn Mawr, PA: Bryn Mawr Commentaries, 2003. Pp. 95. ISBN 0-929524-99-3.

Sacks, David, Language Visible. Unraveling the Mystery of the Alphabet from A to Z. New York: Broadway Books, 2003. Pp. 395. $24.95. ISBN 0-7679-1172-5.

Santini, Carlo and Ida Mastrorosa and Antonio Zumbo (edd.), Letteratura scientifica e tecnica di Grecia e Roma. Roma: Carocci, 2002. Pp. 604. EUR 35.20 (pb). ISBN 88-430-2142-7.

Small, Jocelyn Penny, The Parallel Worlds of Classical Art and Text. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003. Pp. 253. $75.00. ISBN 0-521-81522-3.

Szpakowska, Kasia, Behind Closed Eyes. Dreams & Nightmares in Ancient Egypt. Swansea: The Classical Press of Wales, 2003. Pp. 237. $55.00. ISBN 0-9543845-0-4.

Trenchard, Warren C., A Concise Dictionary of New Testament Greek. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003. Pp. 177. $15.00 (pb). ISBN 0-521-52111-4.

von Albrecht, Michael, Literature als Brücke. Studien zur Rezeptionsgeschichte und Komparatistik. Spudasmata, 90. Hildesheim: Olms, 2003. Pp. 370. EUR 48.00 (pb). ISBN 3-487-11893-9.

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