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Books Received January 2013.  

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*Adams, Geoff W. Marcus Aurelius in the Historia Augusta and beyond. Lanham, MD; Plymouth: Lexington Books, 2013. ix, 333 p. $80.00. ISBN 9780739176382.

*Anderson, James C., Jr. Roman architecture in Provence. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013. xv, 291 p. $99.00. ISBN 9780521825207.

*Andreassi, Mario and Massimo Lazzeri (trans., comm.). Quattro discorsi agli allievi (Imerio, Or. 11, 30, 65, 69). Satura, 2. Lecce: Pensa Multimedia, 2012. 119 p. € 15.00 (pb). ISBN 9788867600458.

*Audano, Sergio. Classici lettori di classici: da Virgilio a Marguerite Yourcenar. Echo, 8. Foggia: Edizioni Il Castello, 2012. 314 p. € 20.00 (pb). ISBN 9788865720806.

*Baker-Brian, Nicholas (edd.). Emperor and author: the writings of Julian the Apostate. Swansea: Classical Press of Wales, 2012. xxi, 384 p. $110.00. ISBN 9781905125500.

Bellia, Angela. Il canto delle Vergini locresi: la musica a Locri Epizefirii nelle fonti scritte e nella documentazione archeologica (secoli VI-III a. C.). Nuovi saggi, 116. Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra editore, 2012. 197 p. € 42.00 (pb). ISBN 9788862275422.

*Bellia, Angela. Strumenti musicali e oggetti sonori nell'Italia meridionale e in Sicilia (VI-III sec. a.C.): funzioni rituali e contesti. Aglaia 4. Lucca: Libreria Musicale Italiana, 2012. xiv, 156 p. € 30.00 (pb). ISBN 9788870966749.

**Beresford, James. The ancient sailing season. Mnemosyne supplements. History and archaeology of classical antiquity, 351. Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2013. xv, 364 p. $182.00. ISBN 9789004223523.

*Bonnet, Corinne, Amandine Declercq and Iwo Slobodzianek (edd.). Le représentations des dieux des autres. Supplemento a Mythos, 2 n. s. Caltanissetta: Salvatore Sciascia Editore, 2011. ix, 260 p. € 30.00 (pb). ISBN 9788882413880.

*Bost-Pouderon, Cécile and Bernard Pouderon (edd.). Les hommes et les dieux dans l'ancien roman : actes du colloque de Tours, 22-24 octobre 2009. Collection de la Maison de l'Orient et de la Méditerranée, 48. Série littéraire et philosophique, 16. Lyon: Maison de l'Orient et de la Méditerranée - Jean Pouilloux, 2012. 349 p. € 35.00 (pb). ISBN 9782356680297.

**Breglia, Luisa, Alda Moleti, Maria Luisa Napolitano and Renata Calce (edd.). Ethne, identità e tradizioni, Vol. I: la "terza" Grecia e l'Occidente; Vol. II: Graikoi ed Hellenes: storia di due Ethnonimi. Diabaseis, 3. Pisa: Edizioni ETS, 2011. xvii, 722; x, 180 p. € 55.00. ISBN 9788846730930.

*Bremer, Dieter, Hellmut Flashar and Georg Rechenauer (edd.). Frühgriechische Philosophie (2 vols.). Die Philosophie der Antike, 1/1-2. Basel: Schwabe, 2013. 1088 p. € 301.00. ISBN 9783796525988.

Brulé, Pierre. Comment percevoir le sanctuaire grec?: une analyse sensorielle du paysage sacré. Paris: Les Belles Lettres, 2012. 261 p. € 25.00 (pb). ISBN 9782251444536.

*Buono-Core Varas, Raúl. El Mediterráneo y la diplomacia en la antigua Grecia. Serie monografías históricas, 20. Valparaíso: Ediciones Universitarias de Valparaíso; Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, 2012. 207 p. (pb). ISBN 9789561705241.

*Butler, Sarah J. Britain and its empire in the shadow of Rome: the reception of Rome in socio-political debate from the 1850s to the 1920s. London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2012. viii, 263 p. $120.00. ISBN 9781441159250.

**Butti de Lima, Paulo. Il piacere delle immagini: un tema aristotelico nella riflessione moderna sull'arte. Biblioteca dell'Archivum Romanicum, 412. Firenze: Leo S. Olschki, 2012. viii, 202 p. € 23.00. ISBN 9788822262295.

*Byers, Sarah Catherine. Perception, sensibility, and moral motivation in Augustine: a Stoic-Platonic synthesis. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013. xviii, 248 p. $99.00. ISBN 9781107017948.

*Capasso, Mario and Paola Davoli (edd.). Soknopaiou Nesos Project, I (2003-2009). Biblioteca di studi di egittologia e di papirologia, 9. Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra editore, 2012. 438 p., 15 p. of plates. € 195.00 (pb). ISBN 9788862274357.

Christ, Matthew R. The limits of altruism in democratic Athens. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012. x, 215 p. $90.00. ISBN 9781107029774.

**Christie, Neil and Andrea Augenti (edd.). Vrbes extinctae: archaeologies of abandoned classical towns. Farnham; Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2012. xx, 372 p. $124.95. ISBN 9780754665625.

Conti, Maria Clara. Le terrecotte architettoniche di Selinunte: tetti del VI e V secolo a.C. Museo civico di Castelvetrano e parco archeologico di Selinunte. Biblioteca di Sicilia antiqua, 5. Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra editore, 2012. 341 p. € 225.00 (pb). ISBN 9788862274326.

*Corradi, Michele. Protagora tra filologia e filosofia: le testimonianze di Aristotele. Biblioteca di studi antichi, 96. Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra editore, 2012. 330 p. € 140.00 (pb). ISBN 9788862274753.

*Cunha Corrêa, Paula da, Marcos Martinho, José Marcos Macedo and Alexandre Pinheiro Hasegawa (edd.). Hyperboreans: essays in Greek and Latin poetry, philosophy, rhetoric and linguistics. São Paulo: Humanitas, 2012. 446 p. (pb). ISBN 9788577321995.

*D'Alessandro, Paolo and Pier Daniele Napolitani (edd., trans., comm.). Archimede latino: Iacopo da San Cassiano e il Corpus Archimedeo alla metà del Quattrocento; con edizione della Circuli dimensio e della Quadratura parabolae. Sciences et savoirs, 1. Paris: Les Belles Lettres, 2012. 371 p., xxviii p. of plates. € 75.00 (pb). ISBN 9782251220017.

*Deist, Rosemarie and Marjolein Oele, The Passions of Achilles: reflections on the classical and medieval epic. Electronic Antiquity, 14. http://scholar.lib.vt.edu/ejournals/ElAnt/V14N1, open access. ISSN 1320-3606.

*del Val Gago Saldaña, María (ed., trans., comm.). Teatro y universidad: las comedias humanísticas de Juan Pérez (Petreius). Cultura y filología clásicas. Madrid: Liceus, 2012. 540 p. € 30.00 (pb). ISBN 9788498229493.

*Demougin, Ségolène and John Scheid (edd.). Colons et colonies dans le monde romain. Collection de l'École française de Rome, 456. Rome: École française de Rome, 2012. ix, 462 p. € 90.00 (pb). ISBN 9782728309122.

*Desmond, William. Philosopher-kings of antiquity. London; New York: Continuum Intlernational Publishing Group, 2011. viii, 256 p. $120.00. ISBN 9780826434753.

*Draper, P. A. (ed.). An Odyssey reader: selections from Homer's Odyssey, Books 1 - 12. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2013. x, 293 p. $22.95 (pb). ISBN 9780472051922.

*Elmer, David F. The poetics of consent: collective decision making and the Iliad. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013. xiii, 313 p. $55.00. ISBN 9781421408262.

*Emlyn-Jones, Chris and William Preddy (edd., trans.). Plato V: Republic, Volume I. Books 1-5. Loeb classical library, 237. Cambridge, MA; London: Harvard University Press, 2013. lxxxvii, 567 p. $24.00. ISBN 9780674996502.

*Emlyn-Jones, Chris and William Preddy (edd., trans.). Plato VI: Republic, Volume II. Books 6-10. Loeb classical library, 276. Cambridge, MA; London: Harvard University Press, 2013. liii, 503 p. $24.00. ISBN 9780674996519.

*Ensoli, Serenella (ed.). For the preservation of the cultural heritage in Libya: a dialogue among institutions. Proceedings of conference, 1-2 July 2011, Monumental complex of Belvedere, San Leucio, Caserta. Kypana. Libya in the ancient world, 1. Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra editore, 2012. 324 p., 33 p. of plates. € 145.00 (pb). ISBN 9788862275040.

*Evans, Jean M. The lives of Sumerian sculpture: an archaeology of the Early Dynastic temple. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012. xii, 278 p. $99.00. ISBN 9781107017399.

*Freeman, Philip (ed., trans.). Marcus Tullius Cicero. How to run a country: an ancient guide for modern leaders. Princeton; Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2013. xix, 132 p. $12.95. ISBN 9780691156576.

Fröhlich, Pierre and Patrice Hamon (edd.). Groupes et associations dans les cités grecques (IIIe siècle av. J.-C.-IIe siècle ap. J.-C). Actes de la table ronde de Paris, INHA, 19-20 juin 2009. Hautes études du monde gréco-romain, 49. Genève: Librairie Droz, 2012. 338 p. $52.80. ISBN 9782600013703.

*Fulford, Michael (ed.). Silchester and the study of Romano-British urbanism. JRA Supplementary series, 90. Portsmouth, RI: Journal of Roman Archaeology, 2012. 280 p. $99.00. ISBN 9781887829908.

*Ganiban, Randall T., Joseph Farrell, Patricia A. Johnston, James J. O'Hara and Christine G. Perkell (edd., comm.). Vergil. Aeneid, Books 1-6. Focus Vergil Aeneid commentaries. Newburyport, MA: Focus Publishing, 2012. x, 523 p. $36.95 (pb). ISBN 9781585102143.

**Geljon, Albert C. and David T. Runia (edd., trans., comm.). Philo of Alexandria: On cultivation. Introduction, translation and commentary. Philo of Alexandria commentary series, 4. Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2012. xxii, 312 p. $156.00. ISBN 9789004243033.

*Giardina, Giancarlo (ed.). Pseudo-Seneca, Tragedie III: Ercole [Eteo]; edizione critica. Testi e commenti, 27. Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra editore, 2012. 121 p. € 44.00 (pb). ISBN 9788862275354.

*Halper, Edward C. Aristotle's Metaphysics: a reader's guide. Reader's guides. London; New York: Continuum, 2012. xii, 144 p. $24.95 (pb). ISBN 9781441107138.

*Hayes, Evan and Stephen Nimis. Lucian's On the Syrian goddess: an intermediate Greek reader. Oxford, OH: Faenum Publishing, 2012. xix, 114 p. $12.95 (pb). ISBN 9780983222880.

*Hayes, Evan and Stephen Nimis (edd., comm.). Lucian's A true story: an intermediate Greek reader (revised edition; first published 2011). [Oxford, OH]: Stephen Nimis, 2012. x, 185 p. $13.95 (pb). ISBN 9780983222804.

Hingley, Richard. Hadrian's Wall: a life. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. xx, 394 p. $150.00. ISBN 9780199641413.

*Hock, Ronald F. (trans., comm.). The Chreia and Ancient Rhetoric: Commentaries on Aphthonius's Progymnasmata. Writings from the Greco-Roman world, 31. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, 2012. xii, 345 p. $46.95 (pb). ISBN 9781589836440.

**James, Liz (ed.). Constantine of Rhodes, On Constantinople and the Church of the Holy Apostles. With a new edition of the Greek text by Ioannis Vassis. Farnham; Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2012. xii, 250 p. $124.95. ISBN 9781409431671.

*Kahlos, Maijastina (ed.). The faces of the other: religious rivalry and ethnic encounters in the later Roman World. Cursor mundi, 10. Turnhout: Brepols Publishers, 2011. viii, 324 p. € 80.00. ISBN 9782503539997.

*Kilinski, Karl. Greek myth and Western art: the presence of the past. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013. xxii, 281 p. $99.00. ISBN 9781107013322.

*Kristensen, T. M. and B. Poulsen (edd.). Ateliers and artisans in Roman art and archaeology. JRA Supplementary series, 92. Portsmouth, RI: Journal of Roman Archaeology, 2012. 197 p. $99.00. ISBN 9781887829922.

*Laks, André and Michel Narcy (edd.). Autour de la perception. Philosophie antique, 12. Villeneuve d'Ascq: Presses universitaires du Septentrion, 2012. 327 p. € 22.00 (pb). ISBN 9782757404003.

*Lallot, Jean. Études sur la grammaire alexandrine. Textes et traditions, 23. Paris: Librairie Philosophique J. Vrin, 2013. 387 p. € 49.00 (pb). ISBN 9782711624621.

*Lasagna, Mauro, Anna Orlandini and Paolo Poccetti (edd.). Intorno alla negazione: analisi di contesti negativi, dalle lingue al romanzo. Atti della giornata di studi, Roma, 26 febbraio 2009. Linguarum varietas: an international journal, . Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra editore, 2012. 208 p. € 95.00 (pb). ISBN 9788862275125.

*Lott, J. Bert (ed., trans., comm.). Death and dynasty in early imperial Rome: key sources, with text, translation, and commentary. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012. x, 368 p. $34.99 (pb). ISBN 9780521860444.

*Malta, André. Homero múltiplo. São Paolo: Editora da Universidade de São Paolo, 2012. 285 p. R$ 38.00 (pb). ISBN 9788531413292.

*Marcaccini, Carlo. Atene sovietica: democrazia antica e rivoluzione comunista. dP Sentieri, 3. Pisa; Cagliari: Della Porta Editori, 2012. 271 p. € 18.00 (pb). ISBN 9788896209059.

*Marzari, Francesca (ed.). Per un atlante antropologico della mitologia greca e romana. Quaderni del Ramo d'Oro on-line, Numero Speciale (2012). Siena: Università degli Studi di Siena, 2012. 231 p. (Online Resource). ISBN 2035-7524.

McGinn, Thomas A. J. (ed.). Obligations in Roman law: past, present, and future. Papers and monographs of the American Academy in Rome, 33. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2012. viii, 367 p. $75.00. ISBN 9780472118434.

*Mierse, William E. Temples and sanctuaries from the early Iron Age Levant: recovery after collapse. History, archaeology, and culture of the Levant, 4. 2012. xiii, 480 p. $59.50. ISBN 9781575062464.

*Mimbrera Olarte, Susana. Fonética y morfología del Dorio de Sicilia (siglos VII-I a.C.). Manuales y Anejos de Emerita, 52. Madrid: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, 2012. 256 p. (pb). ISBN 9788400095925.

*Mulroy, David (trans.). Antigone / Sophocles (a verse translation with introduction and notes). Wisconsin studies in classics. Madison; London: The University of Wisconsin Press, 2013. liii, 96 p. $9.95 (pb). ISBN 9780299290849.

*Neujahr, Matthew. Predicting the past in the ancient Near East: mantic historiography in ancient Mesopotamia, Judah, and the Mediterranean world. Brown Judaic studies, 354. Providence, RI: Program in Judaic Studies, Brown University, 2012. xv, 300 p. $64.95. ISBN 9781930675803.

Nirenberg, David. Anti-Judaism: the Western tradition. New York: W. W. Norton and Company, 2013. x, 610 p. $35.00. ISBN 9780393058246.

*Norris, Richard A., Jr. (trans., comm.). Gregory of Nyssa: Homilies on the Song of songs. Writings from the Greco-Roman world, 13. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, 2012. liv, 517 p. $59.95 (pb). ISBN 9781589831056.

*Nuzzo, Gianfranco (ed., trans., comm.). Publio Papinio Stazio, Achilleide. Palermo: Palumbo, 2012. 232 p. € 30.00 (pb). ISBN 9788860176592.

*Pagán, Victoria Emma. Conspiracy theory in Latin literature. Ashley and Peter Larkin series in Greek and Roman culture. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2012. xiv, 182 p. $55.00. ISBN 9780292739727.

Patera, Ioanna. Offrir en Grèce ancienne: gestes et contextes. Potsdamer Altertumswissenschaftliche Beiträge, Bd 41. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2012. 292 p. € 57.00 (pb). ISBN 9783515101882.

Patterson, Richard, Vassilis Karasmanis and Arnold Hermann (edd.). Presocratics and Plato: festschrift at Delphi in honor of Charles Kahn. Papers presented at the festschrift symposium in honor of Charles Kahn organized by the Hyele Institute for Comparative Studies European Cultural Center of Delphi, June 3rd-7th, 2009, Delphi, Greece. Las Vegas; Zurich; Athens: Parmenides Publishing, 2012. xxix, 599 p. $87.00 (pb). ISBN 9781930972759.

Pavur, Claude. Easy on the Odes: a Latin phrase-book for the Odes of Horace. [St. Louis, MO]: Claude Pavur, 2012. xi, 185 p. $14.95 (pb). ISBN 5800089976853.

*Pernot, Laurent (ed., trans., comm.). Alexandre le Grand: les risques du pouvoir. Textes philosophiques et rhetoriques. La Roue à livres. Paris: Les Belles Lettres, 2012. xxiii, 242 p. € 25.00 (pb). ISBN 9782251339672.

**Poblome, Jeroen, Daniele Malfitana and John Lund (edd.). HEROM. Journal on Hellenistic and Roman Material Culture, vol. 1. Leuven: Leuven University Press, 2012. 275 p. (Online Resource). ISBN 2294-4281.

*Pollini, John. From republic to empire: rhetoric, religion, and power in the visual culture of ancient Rome. Oklahoma series in classical culture, 48. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2012. xxiv, 550p. $60.00. ISBN 9780806142586.

*Press, Gerald A. (ed.). The Continuum companion to Plato. Continuum companions. London; New York: Continuum International Publishing Group, 2012. 356 p. $170.00. ISBN 9780826435354.

Prêtre, Clarisse. Kosmos et kosmema: les offrandes de parure dans les inventaires déliens. Kernos. Supplément, 27. Athènes: Centre d'Etude de la Religion Grecque Antique, 2012. 269 p. € 30.00 (pb). ISBN 9782875620064.

*Price, T. Douglas. Europe before Rome: a site-by-site tour of the Stone, Bronze, and Iron Ages. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. xv, 408 p. $45.00. ISBN 9780199914708.

*Radici, Livia (ed., trans., comm.). Nicandro di Colofone nei secoli XVI-XVIII; edizioni, traduzioni, commenti. Biblioteca di Technai, 2. Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra editore, 2012. 174 p. € 38.00 (pb). ISBN 9788862273671.

Rebillard, Éric. Christians and their many identities in late antiquity, North Africa, 200-450 CE. Ithaca; London: Cornell University Press, 2012. ix, 134 p. $49.95. ISBN 9780801451423.

**Rodighiero, Andrea. Generi lirico-corali nella produzione drammatica di Sofocle. DRAMA - Studien zum antiken Drama und seiner Rezeption, Bd 12. Tübingen: Narr Verlag, 2012. 236 p. € 58.00 (pb). ISBN 9783823367871.

*Rodríguez-Pantoja, Miguel (ed.). Corolla gemina: estudios de filología latina dedicados a los profesores José Castro y Pilar Muro. Ciclos de filología clásica, 6. Córdoba: Universidad de Córdoba, 2012. 124 p. (pb). ISBN 9788499271149.

*Sanguineti, Edoardo (trans.). Ifigenia in Aulide di Euripide; edizione, introduzione e commento di Federico Condello. Bologna: Bononia University Press, 2013. 272 p. € 22.00 (pb). ISBN 9788873957751.

Schettino, Maria Teresa and Sylvie Pittia (edd.). Les sons du pouvoir dans les mondes anciens. Institut des Sciences et Techniques de l'Antiquité, . Besançon: Presses universitaires de Franche-Comté, 2012. 482 p. € 36.00 (pb). ISBN 9782848674322.

*Schmitt, Arbogast. Modernity and Plato: two paradigms of rationality (translation of the German original by Vishwa Adluri; first published 2008). Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2012. xli, 592 p. $99.00. ISBN 9781571134974.

*Schrüfer-Kolb, Irene (ed.). More than just numbers?: the role of science in Roman archaeology. JRA Supplementary series, 91. Portsmouth, RI: Journal of Roman Archaeology, 2012. 191 p. $89.00. ISBN 9781887829915.

Shelton, Jo-Ann. The women of Pliny's letters. Women of the ancient world. London; New York: Routledge, 2013. ix, 436 p. $90.00. ISBN 9780415374286.

Steel, Louise. Materiality and consumption in the Bronze Age Mediterranean. Routledge studies in archaeology. London; New York: Routledge, 2012. 264 p. $125.00. ISBN 9780415537346.

*Steinbock, Bernd. Social memory in Athenian public discourse: uses and meanings of the past. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2013. xii, 411 p. $85.00. ISBN 9780472118328.

Vierros, Marja. Bilingual notaries in Hellenistic Egypt: a study of Greek as a second language. Collectanea hellenistica, 5. Brussel: Koninklijke Vlaamse Academie van België voor Wetenschappen en Kunsten, 2012. 291 p. € 19.50 (pb). ISBN 9789065691033.

*Vistoli, Fabrizio (ed.). La riscoperta della Via Flaminia più vicina a Roma: storia, luoghi, personaggi. Atti dell'Incontro de studio, Roma, Auditorium dell'Ara Pacis, 22 giugno 2009. Fors Clavigera, 1. Roma: Edizioni Nuova Cultura, 2010. 189 p. € 40.00 (pb). ISBN 9788861345393.

*Vistoli, Fabrizio (ed.). Tomba di Nerone: toponimo, comprensorio e zona urbanistica di Roma capitale. Scritti tematici in memoria di Gaetano Messineo. Fors Clavigera, 2. Roma: Edizioni Nuova Cultura, 2012. 364 p. € 65.00 (pb). ISBN 9788861345683.

*Welch, Kathryn. Magnus Pius: Sextus Pompeius and the transformation of the Roman republic. Roman culture in an age of civil war. Swansea: Classical Press of Wales, 2012. xxv, 364 p. $100.00. ISBN 9781905125449.

*Wetzel, James (ed.). Augustine's City of God: a critical guide. Cambridge critical guides. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012. xviii, 261 p. $90.00. ISBN 9780521199940.

**Wienand, Johannes. Der Kaiser als Sieger: Metamorphosen triumphaler Herrschaft unter Constantin I. Klio - Beiträge zur Alten Geschichte. Beihefte, Neue Folge, 19. Berlin: Akademie Verlag, 2012. 646 p. € 99.80. ISBN 9783050059037.

*Wilson, Walter T. (ed., trans., comm.). The Sentences of Sextus. Wisdom literature from the ancient world, 1. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, 2012. xiv, 478 p. $51.95 (pb). ISBN 9781589837195.

*Wolfe, Michael (trans.). Cut these words into my stone: ancient Greek epitaphs. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013. xxviii, 178 p. $24.95 (pb). ISBN 9781421408040.

*Zago, Giovanni. Sapienza filosofica e cultura materiale: Posidonio e le altre fonti dell'Epistola 90 di Seneca . Istituto italiano di scienze umane. Studi. Bologna: Società editrice il Mulino, 2012. 359 p. € 29.00 (pb). ISBN 9788815150424.

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*Acerbi, Fabio (ed., trans., comm.). Diofanto, De polygonis numeris. Introduzione, testo critico, traduzione italiana e comment. Mathematic graeca antiqua, 1. Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra editore, 2011. 245 p. € 74.00 (pb). ISBN 9788862274128.

*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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*Botley, Paul and Dirk van Miert (edd.). The correspondence of Joseph Justus Scaliger (8 vols.). Travaux d'humanisme et Renaissance, 507/1-8. Genève: Librairie Droz, 2012. 5,000 p. $528.00. ISBN 9782600015523.

*Bradley, Richard. The idea of order: the circular archetype in prehistoric Europe. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. xv, 242 p. $110.00. ISBN 9780199608096.

*Catenacci, Carmine. Il tiranno e l'eroe: storia e mito nella Grecia antica. Lingue e letterature Carocci, 145. Roma: Carocci editore, 2012. 239 p. € 24.00 (pb). ISBN 9788843066476.

*Dalfen, Joachim. Parmenides - Protagoras - Platon - Marc Aurel: kleine Schriften zur griechischen Philosophie, Politik, Religion und Wissenschaft. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2012. 556 p. € 79.00. ISBN 9783515102117.

*Dentice di Accadia Ammone, Stefano. Omero e i suoi oratori: tecniche di persuasione nell'Iliade. Beiträge zur Altertumskunde, Bd 302. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2012. X, 340 p. $154.00. ISBN 9783110287646.

*Eschbach, Norbert. Deutschland: Göttingen, Archäologisches Institut der Universität, Bd. 4: Attisch rotfigurige Keramik. Corpus vasorum aniquorum. Deutschland, Bd 92: Göttingen, Bd 4. München: Verlag C. H. Beck, 2012. 159 p., 30 p. of figures, 67 p. of plates. € 98.00. ISBN 9783406635953.

*Friedland, Elise A. The Roman marble sculptures from the Sanctuary of Pan at Caesarea Philippi/Panias (Israel) . American Schools of Oriental Research archeological reports, 17. Boston: American Schools of Oriental Research, 2012. xiii, 186 p. $89.95. ISBN 9780897570879.

*Hodges, Richard. Dark Age economics: a new audit. Duckworth debates in archaeology. London: Bristol Classical Press, 2012. xiv, 160 p. $32.95 (pb). ISBN 9780715636794.

*Holt, Frank L. Lost world of the golden king: in search of ancient Afghanistan. Hellenistic culture and society, 53. Berkeley; Los Angeles; London: University of California Press, 2012. xxi, 343 p. $39.95. ISBN 9780520273429.

*Kalfas, Vassilis (ed., trans., comm.). Αριστοτέλης, Περί γενέσεως και φθοράς. Αριστοτέλης Έργα, 7. Athens: Νήσος, 2011. 237 p. € 25.00 (pb). ISBN 9789609535076.

*Kupreeva, Inna (trans., comm.). Philoponus: On Aristotle Meteorology 1.4-9, 12. Ancient commentators on Aristotle. London: Bristol Classical Press, 2012. 198 p. $90.00. ISBN 9780715636756.

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