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Books Received July 2012.  

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*Alcock, Susan E., John Bodel and Richard J. A. Talbert (edd.). Highways, byways, and road systems in the pre-modern world. Ancient world: comparative histories. Malden, MA; Oxford; Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012. xx, 289 p. $134.95. ISBN 9780470674253.

*Allan, William. Homer: The Iliad. Classical world. London: Bristol Classical Press, 2012. 78 p. $19.95 (pb). ISBN 9781849668897.

*Alvar, Jaime. Los cultos egipcios en Hispania. Institut des sciences et techniques de l'Antiquité. Besançon: Presses universitaires de Franche-Comté, 2012. 192 p. € 26.00. ISBN 9782848674186.

*Ando, Clifford. Imperial Rome AD 193 to 284: the critical century. Edinburgh History of Ancient Rome. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2012. xiv, 256 p. $50.00 (pb). ISBN 9780748620517.

*Attema, Peter A. J. and Günther Schörner (edd.). Comparative issues in the archaeology of the Roman rural landscape: site classification between survey, excavation and historical categories. Journal of Roman Archaeology supplementary series, 88. Portsmouth, RI: Journal of Roman Archaeology, 2012. 135 p. $69.00. ISBN 9781887829885.

Baldassarri, Stefano U., Benedetta Aldi and William J. Connell (edd.; comm.). Giannozzo Manetti. Historia Pistoriensis. Il ritorno dei classici nell'Umanesimo, IV: Edizione nazionale dei testi della storiografia umanistica, 7. Firenze: SISMEL - Edizioni del Galluzzo, 2011. xv, 270 p. € 54.00. ISBN 9788884504425.

*Barbara, Sébastien and Jean Trinquier (edd.). Ophiaca: diffusion et réception des savoirs antiques sur les Ophidiens / Ophiaca: diffusion and reception of ophidian lore in antiquity. Anthropozoologica 2012 - 47(1). Paris: Publications Scientifiques du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, 2012. 378 p. (pb). ISSN 07613032.

*Benoist, Stéphane (ed.). Rome, a city and its empire in perspective: the impact of the Roman world through Fergus Millar's research / Rome, une cite imperiale en jeu: l'impact du monde romain selon Fergus Millar. Impact of empire, 16. Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2012. viii, 211 p. $129.00. ISBN 9789004230927.

*Bessios, Matthaios, Giannis Z. Tzifopoulos and Antonis Kotsonas. Μεθώνη Πιερίας I: Επιγραφές, χαράγματα και εμπορικά σύμβολα στη γεωμετρική και αρχαϊκή κεραμική από το "Υπόγειο". Thessaloniki: Centre for the Greek Language, 2012. 560 p. (pb). ISBN 9789607779519.

*Bintliff, J. L. The complete archaeology of Greece: from hunter-gatherers to the 20th century A.D.. Malden, MA; Oxford; Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012. xxiv, 518 p., [32] p. of col. plates. $84.95 (pb). ISBN 9781405154192.

*Citroni, Mario (ed.). Letteratura e civitas: transizioni dalla Repubblica all'Impero: in ricordo di Emanuele Narducci. Testi e studi di cultura classica, 53. Pisa: Edizioni ETS, 2012. 454 p. € 35.00 (pb). ISBN 9788846732316.

*Cobbold, G. B. (trans.). The red flare: Cicero's On old age. Mundelein, IL: Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, Inc., 2012. xxxvi, 92 p. $15.00 (pb). ISBN 9780865167827.

*Coulon, Victor and Pierre Judet de La Combe (ed.; trans., comm.). Aristophane. Les Grenouilles. Classiques en poche. Paris: Les Belles Lettres, 2012. l, 311 p. € 13.50 (pb). ISBN 9782251355009.

*Cucchiarelli, Andrea and Alfonso Traina (ed., comm.; trans.). Publio Virgilio Marone. Le Bucoliche. Lingue e letterature Carocci, 141. Roma: Carocci editore, 2012. 533 p. € 48.00 (pb). ISBN 9788843055302.

*David, Sylvie and Evelyne Geny (edd.). Troïka Parcours Antiques, volume 2: mélanges offerts à Michel Woronoff. Besançon: Presses universitaires de Franche Comté, 2012. 412 p. € 40.00. ISBN 9782848674131.

*Dettmer, Helena and LeaAnn A. Osburn (edd.). Latin for the new millennium: student text, level 3. Mundelein, IL: Bolchazy- Carducci Publishers, Inc., 2012. xxxv, 623 p. $75.00. ISBN 9780865167605.

*Dyck, Andrew R. (ed., trans., comm.). Marcus Tullius Cicero: speeches on behalf of Marcus Fonteius and Marcus Aemilius Scaurus. Clarendon ancient history series. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. x, 212 p. $55.00 (pb). ISBN 9780199590056.

*Evans, Harry B. Exploring the kingdom of Saturn: Kircher's Latium and its legacy. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2012. xiv, 236 p. $75.00. ISBN 9780472118151.

*Felber, Anneliese, Basilius J. Groen and Michaela Sohn-Kronthaler (edd.). Toleranz und Religionsfreiheit 311-2011. Internationales Symposium an der Katholisch-Theologischen Fakultät der Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz, 14.-15. April 2011. Spudasmata, Bd 144. Hildesheim; Zürich; New York: Georg Olms Verlag, 2012. viii, 184 p. € 39.80 (pb). ISBN 9783487148083.

*Finkelpearl, Ellen D. An Apuleius reader: selections from the Metamorphoses. BC Latin readers. Mundelein, IL: Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, Inc., 2012. xxxviii, 160 p. $19.00 (pb). ISBN 9780865167148.

*Fox, Matthew and Ethan Adams (trans.). Lucan: Civil war. Penguin classics. New York: Penguin Books, 2012. lxiii, 474 p. $17.00 (pb). ISBN 9780143106234.

*Foxhall, Lin and Gabriele Neher (edd.). Gender and the city before modernity. Gender and history special issue book series. Malden, MA; Oxford; Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, 2013. x, 256 p. $34.95 (pb). ISBN 9781118234433.

*Gaifman, Milette. Aniconism in Greek antiquity. Oxford studies in ancient culture and representation. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. xviii, 357 p. $185.00. ISBN 9780199645787.

*Galinsky, Karl. Augustus: introduction to the life of an emperor. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012. xxiv, 200 p. $27.99 (pb). ISBN 9780521744423.

Gatti, Pierluigi Leone and Nina Mindt (edd.). Undique mutabant atque undique mutabantur: Beiträge zur augusteischen Literatur und ihren Transformationen. Vertumnus, Bd 8. Göttingen: Edition Ruprecht, 2012. 221 p. € 39.90. ISBN 9783767530904.

*Giannakopoulos, Nikos. Θεσμοί και λειτουργία των πόλεων της Εύβοιας: κατά τους ελληνιστικούς και τους αυτοκρατορικούς χρόνους. Πηγές και Μελέτες Ιστορίας Ελληνικού και Ρωμαϊκού Δικαίου, 7. Thessaloniki: University Studio Press, 2012. xviii, 430 p. € 27.00 (pb). ISBN 9789601220772.

*Gonzales, Antonio (ed.). Penser l'esclavage: modèles antiques, pratiques modernes, problématiques contemporaines. Institut des Sciences et Techniques de l'Antiquité. Besançon: Presses universitaires de Franche-Comté, 2012. 187 p. € 19.00 (pb). ISBN 9782848674223.

*Gotthelf, Allan. Teleology, first principles and scientific method in Aristotle's biology. Oxford Aristotle studies. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. xvi, 440 p. $99.00. ISBN 9780199287956.

**Günther, Sven (ed.). Ordnungsrahmen antiker Ökonomien: Ordnungskonzepte und Steuerungsmechanismen antiker Wirtschaftssysteme im Vergleich. Philippika, 53. Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz Verlag, 2012. vii, 275 p. € 54.00. ISBN 9783447067225.

*Haas, Tymon C. A. de. Fields, farms and colonists: intensive field survey and early Roman colonization in the Pontine region, central Italy (2 vols.). Groningen archaeological studies, 15. Eelde; Groningen: Barkhuis; Groningen University Library, 2011. xi, 487 p. $93.00 (pb). ISBN 9789077922934.

*Hamel, Debra. Reading Herodotus: a guided tour through the wild boars, dancing suitors, and crazy tyrants of The History. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012. xxiii, 329 p. $29.95 (pb). ISBN 9781421406565.

Harder, Annette (ed., trans., comm.). Callimachus: Aetia (2 vols.). Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. xii, 362 p.; 1061 p. $350.00. ISBN 9780199581016.

*Iakov, Daniel I. (ed., trans., comm.). Η Άλκηστη του Ευριπίδη. Ερμηνευτική έκδοση (2 vols.). Athens: Μορφωτικό Ίδρυμα Εθνικής Τραπέζης, 2012. 386 p.; 367 p. (pb). ISBN 9789602505083.

*Israelowich, Ido. Society, medicine and religion in the Sacred Tales of Aelius Aristides. Mnemosyne supplements. Monographs on Greek and Latin language and literature, 341. Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2012. viii, 206 p. $140.00. ISBN 9789004229082.

*James, Paula. Ovid's myth of Pygmalion on screen: in pursuit of the perfect woman. Continuum studies in classical reception. London; New York: Continuum, 2011. x, 231 p. $120.00. ISBN 9781441184665.

**Jeffreys, Elizabeth (ed., trans., comm.). Four Byzantine novels: Theodore Prodromus, Rhodanthe and Dosikles; Eumathios Makrembolites, Hysmine and Hysminias; Constantine Manasses, Aristandros and Kallithea; Niketas Eugenianos, Drosilla and Charikles. Translated texts for Byzantinists, 1. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2012. 504 p. £ 75.00. ISBN 9781846318252.

*Jenkins, Romilly J. H. (ed.). Constantine Porphyrogenitus. De Administrando imperio: a commentary (reprint of 1962 edition). Dumbarton Oaks texts. Washington, DC: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, 2012. xii, 221 p. $22.95 (pb). ISBN 9780884023791.

*Johnson, Marguerite. Boudicca. Ancients in action. London: Bristol Classical Press, 2012. 157 p. $24.95 (pb). ISBN 9781853997327.

*Jolivet, Vincent. Tristes portiques: sur le plan canonique de la maison étrusque et romaine des origines au principat d'Auguste (VIe- Ier siècles av. J.-C.). Bibliothèque des Écoles française d'Athènes et de Rome, 342. Rome: École française de Rome, 2011. x, 343 p. € 100.00. ISBN 9782728308750.

*Kellogg, Michael K. The Greek search for wisdom. Amherst, NY: Prometheus Books, 2012. 341 p. $28.00. ISBN 9781616145750.

**Kitchen, Kenneth A. and Paul J. N. Lawrence. Treaty, law and covenant in the ancient Near East. Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz Verlag, 2012. lxxiv, 1641 p. € 298.00. ISBN 9783447067263.

*Kuhn, Thomas (ed., trans., comm.). Die jüdisch-hellenistischen Epiker Theodot und Philon: literarische Untersuchungen, kritische Edition und Übersetzung der Fragmente. Vertumnus Bd 9. Göttingen: Edition Ruprecht, 2012. 91 p. € 22.90. ISBN 9783846900857.

*Labbé, Gilbert. L'affirmation de la puissance romaine en Judée (63 a.C.-136 p.C.). Études anciennes. Série latine, 74. Paris: Les Belles Lettres, 2012. 671 p. € 75.00 (pb). ISBN 9782251328881.

*Lapadula, Erminia. The chora of Metaponto 4: the late Roman farmhouse at San Biagio (edited by Joseph Coleman Carter). Austin: University of Texas Press, 2012. xiv, 261 p. $75.00. ISBN 9780292728776.

*Light, F. L. (trans.). The Iliad, Volume two: Books nine to sixteen. New York: Rapid Traffic Press, 2011. 340 p. $14.99 (pb). ISBN 9781466458307.

*Light, F. L. (trans.). The Iliad, Volume three: Books seventeen to twenty four. New York: Rapid Traffic Press, 2011. 324 p. $14.99 (pb). ISBN 9781467983211.

*Löffl, Josef. Die römische Expansion. Region im Umbruch 7. Berlin: Frank & Timme, 2012. 697 p. € 68.00 (pb). ISBN 9783865962867.

*Luque Moreno, Jesús (ed., trans., comm.). Horacio Lírico: notas de clase. Granada: Editorial Universidad de Granada, 2012. xci, 203 p. € 30.00 (pb). ISBN 9788433853646.

*Marcellesi, Marie-Christine. Pergame de la fin du Ve au début du Ier siècle avant J.-C.: pratiques monétaires et histoire. Studi ellenistici, 26. Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra editore, 2012. 282 p. € 225.00 (pb). ISBN 9788862274586.

*Marshall, C. W. and George Kovacs (edd.). No laughing matter: studies in Athenian comedy. London: Bristol Classical Press, 2012. xiii, 208 p. $44.95 (pb). ISBN 9781780930152.

*Momigliano, Arnaldo. Essays in ancient and modern historiography (with a new forward by Anthony Grafton; first published 1977). Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2012. pages. cm. $25.00 (pb). ISBN 9780226533858.

*Murnane, William J. The ancient Egypt guide (third edition; revised by Aidan Dodson, with contributions by Nicholas Warner). Northamptom, MA: Interlink Books, 2012. 417 p., [40] p. of plates. $25.00 (pb). ISBN 9781566568586.

*Partridge, Michael and Donald Russell (edd.). Serta scissorum: the Taylors' garland: selected pieces from the Merchant Taylors' School classical versions book. Northwood: Merchant Taylors' School, 2012. vii, 136 p. £ 20.00.

*Potts, D. T. (ed.). A companion to the archaeology of the ancient Near East (2 vols.). Blackwell companions to the ancient world. Literature and culture. Malden, MA; Oxford; Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012. xxxi, 1445 p. $350.00. ISBN 9781405189880.

*Rolet, Anne (ed.). Allégorie et symbole: voies de dissidence? de l'Antiquité à la Renaissance. Interférences. Rennes: Presses Universitaires de Rennes, 2012. 597 p. € 24.00 (pb). ISBN 9782753519824.

**Schmetterer, Christoph. Die rechtliche Stellung römischer Soldaten im Prinzipat. Philippika, 54. Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz Verlag, 2012. xii, 130 p. € 38.80. ISBN 9783447067270.

*Shaw, Ian. Ancient Egyptian technology and innovation: transformations in Pharaonic material culture. BCP Egyptology. London: Bristol Classical Press, 2012. xiv, 200 p. $27.00 (pb). ISBN 9780715631188.

**Shields, Christopher (ed.). The Oxford handbook of Aristotle. Oxford handbooks in philosophy. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. 744 p. $150.00. ISBN 9780195187489.

**Suárez Martínez, Pedro Manuel. Catégories grammaticales, systèmes grammaticaux et autres questions de linguistique latine. Altertumswissenschaftliche Texte und Studien, Bd 42. Hildesheim: Georg Olms Verlag, 2012. xxiv, 433 p. € 68.00 (pb). ISBN 9783487147789.

*Susanetti, Davide. Catastrofi politiche: Sofocle e la tragedia di vivere insieme. Frecce, 111. Roma: Carocci editore, 2011. 235 p. € 18.00 (pb). ISBN 9788843057856.

*Tol, Gijs Willem. A fragmented history: a methodological and artefactual approach to the study of ancient settlement in the territories of Satricum and Antium. Groningen archaeological studies, 18. Eelde; Groningen: Barkhuis; Groningen University Library, 2012. xvi, 405 p. $87.00 (pb). ISBN 9789491431036.

Totten, Darian Marie and Kathryn Lafrenz Samuels (edd.). Making Roman places, past and present: papers presented at the first Critical Roman Archaeology Conference held at Stanford University in March, 2008. Journal of Roman archaeology supplementary series, 89. Portsmouth, RI: Journal of Roman Archaeology, 2012. 176 p. $89.00. ISBN 9781887829892.

*Tzanetou, Angeliki. City of suppliants: tragedy and the Athenian empire. Ashley and Peter Larkin series in Greek and Roman culture. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2012. xiv, 206 p. $55.00. ISBN 9780292737167.

*Van Ackeren, Marcel (ed.). A companion to Marcus Aurelius. Blackwell companions to the ancient world. Ancient history. Malden, MA; Oxford; Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012. xviii, 560 p. $199.95. ISBN 9781405192859.

*Welwei, Karl-Wilhelm. Nachlese: kleine Schriften zur Sozial- und Herrschaftsgeschichte in der griechischen und römischen Welt (herausgegeben von Iris Samotta). Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2012. xi, 415 p. € 62.00. ISBN 9783515099394.

*Whitaker, Richard (trans.). The Iliad of Homer: a Southern African translation. Cape Town: New Voices Publishing, 2012. 528 p. $23.50 (pb). ISBN 9781920411978.

*White, Donald. The Extramural Sanctuary of Demeter and Persephone at Cyrene, Libya, final reports VIII: the Sanctuary's imperial architectural development, conflict with Christianity, and final days (with Joyce Reynolds). University Museum monograph, 134. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (for the Libyan Department of Antiquities), 1984. xxiv, 216 p. $69.95. ISBN 9781934536469.

*Woolf, Greg. Rome: an empire's story. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. xiii, 366 p. $29.95. ISBN 9780199775293.

*Zerba, Michelle. Doubt and skepticism in antiquity and the Renaissance. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012. x, 260 p. $99.00. ISBN 9781107024656.

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*Brisson, Luc (ed., trans., comm.). Platon. Parménide. GF 688. Paris: Éditions Flammarion, 2011. 349 p. € 8.80 (pb). ISBN 9782081261334.

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*Année, Magali (ed., trans., comm.). Parménide. Fragments Poème (précéde de Enoncer le verbe être). Bibliothèque des textes philosophiques. Paris: Librairie Philosophique J. Vrin, 2012. 215 p. € 12.00 (pb). ISBN 9782711624140.

*Baier, Thomas (ed.). Götter und menschliche Willensfreiheit: von Lucan bis Silius Italicus. Zetemata, 142. München: Verlag C. H. Beck, 2012. 301 p. € 78.00 (pb). ISBN 9783406625596.

*Bettini, Maurizio. Vertere: un'antropologia della traduzione nella cultura antica. Piccola biblioteca. Torino: Einaudi, 2012. xx, 316 p. € 23.00. ISBN 9788806211523.

*Bouffartigue, Jean (ed., trans., comm.). Plutarque. Oeuvres morales, Tome 14, 1re partie: Traité 63. L'intelligence des animaux. Collection des universités de France. Série grecque, 487. Paris: Les Belles Lettres, 2012. lxiii, 143 p. € 39.00 (pb). ISBN 9782251005720.

*Burliga, Bogdan (ed.). Xenophon: Greece, Persia, and beyond. Akanthina 5. Gdańsk: Foundation for the Development of Gdańsk University (for the Department of Mediterranean Archeology, Gdańsk University), 2011. 191 p. $30.00 (pb). ISBN 9788375311037.

*Catalfamo, Antonio (ed.). Cesare Pavese, un greco del nostro tempo: dodicesima rassegna di saggi internazionali di critica pavesiana. Supplemento a Le Colline di Pavese, 134. Santo Stefano Belbo: I Quaderni del CE.PA.M. (Centro Pavesiano Museo casa natale), 2012. 196 p. (pb).

*Cavalier, Laurence, Raymond Descat and Jacques des Courtils (edd.). Basiliques et agoras de Grèce et d'Asie mineure. Mémoires, 27. Bordeaux: Ausonius Éditions, 2012. 308 p. € 50.00. ISBN 9782356130648.

*Congourdeau, Marie-Hélène, Luc Brisson, Gwenaëlle Aubry, Bernard Collette-Ducic, Véronique Boudon-Millot, Tiziano Doranzi, et al. Porphyre. Sur la manière dont l'embryon reçoit l'âme. Histoire des doctrines de l'antiquité classique, 43. Paris: Librairie Philosophique J. Vrin, 2012. 383 p. € 30.00 (pb). ISBN 9782711624324.

*Cooley, M. G. L. (ed.). Tiberius to Nero. Lactor, 19. London: London Association of Classical Teachers, 2011. 450 p. £ 18.00 (pb). ISBN 9780903625340.

*Eckstein, Arthur M. Rome enters the Greek east: from anarchy to hierarchy in the Hellenistic Mediterranean, 230-170 BC. Malden, MA; Oxford; Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012. xi, 439 p. $44.95 (pb). ISBN 9781118255360.

*Erasmo, Mario. Death: antiquity and its legacy. Ancients and moderns. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. xii, 188 p. $24.95 (pb). ISBN 9780195380989.

*Fabbro, Elena (ed., trans., comm.). Aristofane. Le vespe (introduzione di Guido Paduano). Classici greci e latini. Milano: BUR, 2012. 313 p. € 12.90 (pb). ISBN 9788817042611.

*Faure-Ribreau, Marion. Pour la beauté du jeu: la construction des personnages dans la comedie romaine (Plaute, Térence). Études anciennes. Série latine, 75. Paris: Les Belles Lettres, 2012. 447 p. € 55.00 (pb). ISBN 9782251328898.

*Forsdyke, Sara. Slaves tell tales: and other episodes in the politics of popular culture in ancient Greece. Princeton; Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2012. xv, 275 p. $39.50. ISBN 9780691140056.

**Fuhrer, Therese and Almut-Barbara Renger (edd.). Performanz von Wissen: Strategien der Wissensvermittlung in der Vormoderne. Bibliothek der klassischen Altertumswissenschaften, nF, 134. Heidelberg: Universitätsverlag Winter, 2012. vi, 230 p. € 35.00. ISBN 9783825358327.

*Gentili, Bruno (ed.). Atti del Seminario Internazionale di Studio Poesia, canto, accompagnamento strumentale nel De musica attribuito a Plutarco, Università della Calabria - Dipartimento di Filologia, Rende 26 - 28 novembre 2009. Quaderni urbinati di cultura classica, Nuova serie 99, N. 3, 2011 (Vol. 128 della serie continue). Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra editore, 2012. (pb). ISSN 00334987.

*Jones, Meriel. Playing the man: performing masculinities in the ancient Greek novel. Oxford studies in classical literature and gender theory. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. xvi, 303 p. $110.00. ISBN 9780199570089.

*Kraemer, Joel L. and Michael G. Wechsler (edd.). Pesher Nahum: texts and studies in Jewish history and literature from antiquity through the Middle Ages presented to Norman (Nahum) Golb. Studies in ancient oriental civilization (SAOC), No. 66. Chicago: Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, 2012. xxiv, 359 p., [13] p. of plates, 55* p. $49.95 (pb). ISBN 9781885923875.

**Lafli, Ergün, Eva Christof and Michael Metcalfe. Hadrianopolis I: Inschriften aus Paphlagonia. BAR international series, S2366. Oxford: Archaeopress, 2012. viii, 142 p. £ 29.00. ISBN 9781407309538.

*Leitao, David D. The pregnant male as myth and metaphor in classical Greek literature. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012. xii, 307 p. $95.00. ISBN 9781107017283.

*Liapis, Vayos (ed., comm.). A commentary on the Rhesus attributed to Euripides. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. lxxviii, 364 p. $185.00. ISBN 9780199591688.

*Maclachlan, Bonnie. Women in ancient Greece: a sourcebook. Bloomsbury sources in ancient history. London; New York: Continuum, 2012. xii, 232 p. $39.95 (pb). ISBN 9781441179630.

*Manetti, Daniela (ed.). Studi sul De indolentia di Galeno. Biblioteca di Galenos, 4. Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra editore, 2012. 118 p. € 44.00 (pb). ISBN 9788862274982.

*Maraglino, Vanna (ed.). Scienza antica in età moderna: teoria e immagini. Biblioteca della tradizione classica, 1. Bari: Cacucci Editore, 2012. 462 p. € 40.00 (pb). ISBN 9788866111207.

*Márquez, Xavier. A stranger's knowledge: statesmanship, philosophy, and law in Plato's Statesman. Las Vegas; Zurich; Athens: Parmenides Publishing, 2012. xv, 399 p. $47.00 (pb). ISBN 9781930972797.

**Mladenović, Dragana. Urbanism and settlement in the Roman province of Moesia Superior. BAR international series, S2367. Oxford: Archaeopress, 2012. iv, 253 p. £ 45.00. ISBN 9781407309545.

*Narbonne, Jean-Marc, Martin Achard and Lorenzo Ferroni (edd., trans., comm.). Plotin. Oeuvres complètes, Tome1, volume I: Introduction; Traité 1 (I 6), Sur le beau. Collection des universités de France. Série grecque, 482. Paris: Les Belles Lettres, 2012. cccxxix, 72 p. € 55.00 (pb). ISBN 9782251005669.

*Olshausen, Eckart and Vera Sauer (edd.). Die Schätze der Erde - Natürliche Ressourcen in der antiken Welt. Stuttgarter Kolloquium zur Historischen Geographie des Altertums 10, 2008. Geographica historica, Bd 28. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2012. 425 p. € 64.00 (pb). ISBN 9783515101431.

**O'Sullivan, Sinéad (ed.). Glossae aevi carolini in libros I-II Martiani Capellae De nuptiis Philologiae et Mercurii. Corpus christianorum Continuatio mediaevalis (CCCM), 237. Turnhout: Brepols Publishers, 2010. clxxxi, 472 p. € 320.00. ISBN 9782503534534.

*Pagan, Hugh. Grosvenor Museum, Chester. Part II. Anglo-Saxon coins and post-conquest coins to 1180. Sylloge of coins of the British Isles, 64. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press (for the British Academy), 2012. ix, 145 p. $85.00. ISBN 9780197265024.

**Paléothodoros, Dimitris (ed.). The contexts of painted pottery in the ancient Mediterranean world (seventh - fourth centuries BCE). BAR international series, S2364. Oxford: Archaeopress, 2012. iv, 116 p. £ 26.00. ISBN 9781407309514.

*Pardee, Dennis. The Ugaritic texts and the origins of West-Semitic literary composition. Schweich lectures of the British Academy, 2007. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press (for the British Academy), 2012. ix, 149 p. $55.00. ISBN 9780197264928.

*Pepe, Laura. Phonos: l'omicidio da Draconte all'eta' degli oratori. Università degli Studi di Milano, 50. Milano: Giuffrè Editore, 2012. ix, 258 p. € 27.00 (pb). ISBN 9788814173448.

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