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Books Received July 2018.  

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Aujoulat, Noël and Adrien Lecerf (ed., trans.). Hiéroclès, d'Alexandrie. Commentaire sur les "Vers d'or" des Pythagoriciens: Traité sur la Providence. La roue à livres, 84. Paris: Les Belles Lettres, 2018. xvi, 314 p. €35,00 (pb). ISBN 9782251447988.

Baird, Jennifer A. Dura-Europos. Archaeological histories. New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2018. xvi, 221 p. $26.95 (pb). ISBN 9781472530875.

Bencivenni, Alice. Ravenna le iscriozioni Greche. Antiquitas - Saggi, 2. Milano: Editoriale Jouvence, 2018. 362 p. €24,00 (pb). ISBN 9788878016163.

Boivin, Odette. The first dynasty of the Sealand in Mesopotamia. Studies in ancient Near Eastern records, 20. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2018. xii, 292 p. €86,95. ISBN 9781501507823.

Bolotin, David (trans.). Aristotle. De Anima (On Soul). Mercer: Mercer University Press, 2018. xi, 152 p. $18.00. ISBN 9780881466645.

Bordone, Fabrizio (trans., comm.). Paolino Nolano. Per la morte di un fanciullo: itroduzione, testo critico, traduzione e commento. Poeti Cristiani, 8. Pisa: Edizioni ETS, 2018. 478 p. ISBN 9788846747242.

Braund, David. Greek religion and cults in the Black Sea region: goddesses in the Bosporan kingdom from the Archaic period to the Byzantine era. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 338 p. £75.00. ISBN 9781107182547.

Briquel, Dominique, Françoise Briquel-Chatonnet, Muriel Debié and Jacques-Hubert Sautel. Romulus vu de Constantinople: la réécriture de la légende dans le monde byzantin: Jean Malalas et ses successeurs. Collection Histoire et archéologie, . Paris: Hermann Éditeurs, 2018. 401 p. €45,00 (pb). ISBN 9782705695781.

Brodersen, Kai (ed., trans.). Xenophon/Arrianos. Jagd und Jagdhunde: griechisch - deutsch. Sammlung Tusculum. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2018. 208 p. ISBN 9783110595635.

Brodersen, Kai (ed., trans.). Xenophon. Ross und Reiter: griechisch - deutsch. Sammlung Tusculum. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2018. 176 p. ISBN 9783110595628.

Cairns, Francis and Trevor Luke (ed.). Ancient biography: identity through "Lives". Papers of the Langford Latin Seminar, 17. Prenton: Francis Cairns, 2018. xiv, 310 p. £50.00. ISBN 9780995461215.

Cannizzaro, Francesco, Stefano Fanucchi, Francesco Morosi and Leyla Ozbek (ed.). Sofocle per il teatro vol. 1: Elettra e Filottete tradotti per la scena. Variazioni, 39. Pisa: Edizioni della Normale, 2018. 131 p. €8,50 (pb). ISBN 9788876426346.

Cioffi, Carmela. Prolegomena a Donato, "Commentum ad Andriam". Untersuchungen zur antiken Literatur und Geschichte 129. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2018. 435 p. €109,95. ISBN 9783110582802.

Cirone, Alessandra and Livia Radici. Commentaria Polluciana. Biblioteca di "Technai", 3. Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra Editore, 2018. 98 p. €32,00 (pb). ISBN 9788833151304.

Crabtree, Pam J. Early medieval Britain: the rebirth of towns in the post-Roman West. Case studies in early societies. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018. xvii, 227 p. £24.99 (pb). ISBN 9780521713702.

Crawford, Sally, Dawn M. Hadley and Gillian Shepherd (ed.). The Oxford handbook of the archaeology of childhood. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2018. 720 p. $145.00. ISBN 9780199670697.

Criste, Cristian. 'Voluntas auditorum' Forensische Rollenbilder und emotionale Performanzen in den spätrepublikanischen 'quaestiones'. Kalliope - Studien zur griechischen und lateinischen Poesie, 15. Heidelberg: Universitätsverlag Winter, 2018. 404 p. €54,00. ISBN 9783825369071.

Croci, Chiara and Vladimir Ivanovici (ed.). Entre terre et ciel: les édifices à coupole et leur décor entre l'Antiquité tardive et le haut Moyen Âge. Études de lettres, 2018,2 = n° 307. Lausanne: Université de Lausanne, 2018. 188 p. €20,00 (pb). ISBN 9782940331680.

Daim, Falko, Dominik Heher, Claudia Rapp and Christian Gastgeber (ed.). Menschen, Bilder, Sprache, Dinge: Wege der Kommunikation zwischen Byzanz und dem Westen, 2 vols.. Byzanz zwischen Orient und Okzident, 1/2. Mainz: Verlag des Römisch-Germanischen Zentralmuseums, 2018. 213 p.; 424 p. ISBN 9783884672969; 9783884672976.

D'Alessandro Behr, Francesca. Arms and the woman: classical tradition and women writers in the Venetian Renaissance. Classical memories/modern identities. Columbus: The Ohio State University Press, 2018. viii, 285 p. $89.95. ISBN 9780814276297.

D'Andrea, Bruno. Bambini nel "limbo": dati e proposte interpretive sui tofet fenici e punici. Collection de l'École française de Rome, 552. Rome: École Française de Rome, 2018. xiv, 170 p., 31 p. of plates. €27,00 (pb). ISBN 9782728313365.

Danzig, Gabriel, David M. Johnson and Donald R. Morrison (ed.). Plato and Xenophon: comparative studies. Mnemosyne, supplements, 417. Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2018. xvi, 670 p. €154,00. ISBN 9789004369016.

Darmon, Jean-Pierre. Mythes et images en mosaïque antique: scripta (musi) varia : recueil de textes, 1963-2013. Paris: Picard, 2018. 648 p. €69,00 (pb). ISBN 9782708410411.

Davies, Glenys. Gender and body language in Roman art. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018. xii, 357 p. $120.00. ISBN 9780521842730.

De Angelis, Francesco. Miti greci in tombe etrusche : le urne cinerarie di Chiusi. Monumenti antichi. Serie monografica, 8. Roma: G. Bretschneider, 2015. 455 p., 182 p. of plates. ISBN 9788876892905.

de Luise, Fulvia (ed.). Cittadinanza: inclusi ed esclusi tra gli antichi e i moderni. Trento: Università degli Studi di Trento, 2018. 297 p. €12,00 (pb). ISBN 9788884437983.

Deligiannis, I. (ed.). Investigating the translation process in humanistic Latin translations of Greek texts: proceedings of an international conference, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, 28-29 April 2017. Mediterranean chronicle, . Corfu: Diavlos, 2017. 298 p. ISBN 9771791926008.

Des Bouvrie, Synnove. Tragic workings in Euripides' drama: the anthropology of the genre. Kobenhavn: Museum Tusculanum Press, 2018. 512 p. $60.00. ISBN 9788763545952.

Effros, Bonnie. Incidental archaeologists. French officers and the rediscovery of Roman North Africa. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2018. 384 p. $49.95. ISBN 9781501702105.

Fontaine, Michael, Charles J. McNamara and William Michael Short (ed.). Quasi labor intus: ambiguity in Latin litarature. Papers in honow of Reginald Thomas Foster, OCD. Middletown, DE: Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing, 2018. xxxi, 278 p. $14.99. ISBN 9781732475014.

Garcea, Alessandro and Maria Chiara Scappaticcio (ed.). Centro vs. periferia: il latino tra testi e contesti, lingua e letteratura (I-V D.C.): Napoli, Università Federico II, 7-9 ottobre 2015. Linguarum varietas, 6. Pisa: Fabrizio Serra Editore, 2017. 291 p. €120,00 (pb). ISBN 9788833151007.

García, Jorge Tomás. Pausias de Sición. Maestri dell'arte classica, 4. Roma: Giorgio Bretschneider, 2015. xii, 157 p., 25 p. of plates. $77.58 (pb). ISBN 9788876892936.

Gimatzidis, Stefanos, Magda Pieniazek and Sila Mangalaglu-Votruba (ed.). Archaeology across frontiers and borderlands. Fragmentation and connectivity in the north Agean and the central Balkans from the Bronze Age to the Iron Age. OREA, 9. Wien: Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 2018. 456 p. €109,00. ISBN 9783700180296.

Gostoli, A., A. Fongoni and F. Biondi (ed.). Poeti in agone. Competizioni poetiche e musicali nella Grecia antica. Giornale Italiano di Filologia - Bibliotheca (GIFBIB), 18. Turnhout: Brepols, 2017. 350 p. €115,00 (pb). ISBN 9782503576183.

Grotkamp, Nadine. Rechtsschutz im Hellenistischen Ägypten. Münchener Beiträge zur Papyrusforschung und antiken Rechtsgeschichte, 115. München: C. H. Beck, 2018. 196 p. €78,00 (pb). ISBN 9783406719066.

Helg, Riccardo. Frontes: le facciate nell'architettura e nell'urbanistica di Pompei e di Ercolano. DISCI. Archeologia, 21. Bologna: Bononia University Press, 2018. 360 p. €45,00 (pb). ISBN 9788869233050.

Hodder, Ian (ed.). Religion, history and place in the origin of settled life. Boulder, CO: University Press of Colorado, 2018. xii, 293 p. $75.00. ISBN 9781607327363.

Holzberg, Niklas (ed., trans.). Quintus Horatius Flaccus. Sämtliche Werke: lateinisch-deutsch. Sammlung Tusculum. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2018. 803 p. ISBN 9783110562330.

Humphries, Rolfe and J. D. Reed (trans., ann.). Ovid. Metamorphoses: the new annotated edition. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2018. xi, 520 p. $12.00 (pb). ISBN 9780253033598.

James, Sarah A. Hellenistic pottery: the fine wares. Corinth: results of excavations conducted by the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, volume VII 7. Princeton: American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 2018. 240 p., 44 p. of plates. $150.00. ISBN 9780876610770.

Jansen, Laura. Borges' Classics: global encounters with the Graeco-Roman past. Classics after Antiquity. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018. xxii, 174 p. £75.00. ISBN 9781108418409.

Jouanno, Corinne and Bernard Pouderon (ed.). Aux marges du roman antique: études sur la réception des Fringe novels (fictions biographiques et autres "mythistoires") de la Renaissance à l'époque moderne: actes du colloque de Caen (6-7 octobre 2016). Collection Christophe Plantin, 6. Paris: Beauchesne Éditeur, 2018. 308 p. €59,00 (pb). ISBN 9782701022666.

Juhel, Pierre, Dorota Sakowicz and Paul Morillon. Armes, armement et contexte funeraire dans la Macédoine Hellénistique. Avec un appendice sur les trouvailles d'armes relatives a l'archaisme et aux debuts de l'epoque classique en Macédoine & sur ses confins. Akanthina, 11. Oxford: Oxbow Books, 2017. 105 p. £25.00. ISBN 9788375311822.

Kappl, Brigitte and Sven Meier (ed.). Gnothi sauton: Festschrift für Arbogast Scnmitt zum 75. Geburtstag. Studien zu Literatur und Erkenntnis, 15. Heidelberg: Universitätsverlag Winter, 2018. 402 p. €68,00. ISBN 9783825368968.

Kouremenos, Theokritos. Plato's forms, mathematics and astronomy. Trends in classics. Supplementary volumes, 67. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2018. vi, 152 p. €99,95. ISBN 9783110601435.

Krieter-Spiro, Martha. Homer's Iliad: the Basel commentary. Book XIV. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2018. xv, 304 p. €109,95. ISBN 9783110568868.

Kubisch, S. and Ute Rummel (ed.). The Ramesside period in Egypt: studies into cultural and historical processes of the 19th and 20th dynasties: proceedings of the International Symposium held in Heidelberg, 5th to 7th June 2015. Sonderschrift (Deutsches Archäologisches Institut. Abteilung Kairo), 41. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2018. 288 p. €99,95. ISBN 9783110555998.

Lanfranchi, Thibaud (ed.). Autour de la notion de sacer. Rome: Publications de l'École française de Rome, 2017. 295 p. €27,00 (pb). ISBN 9782728312887.

Licciardi, Ivan Adriano (trans., comm.). Critica dell'apparente e critica apparente simplicio interprete di Parmenide nel Commentario al De caelo di Aristotele: saggio introduttivo, raccolta dei testi, traduzione e commentario. Symbolon (Catania, Italy), 44. Sankt Augustin: Academia-Verlag, 2017. 272 p. €29,50 (pb). ISBN 9783896657268.

Manoledakis, Manolis, Gocha R. Tsetskhladze and I. K. Xydopoulos (ed.). Essays on the archaeology and ancient history of the Black Sea littoral. Colloquia antiqua 18. Leuven: Peeters, 2018. xxii, 560 p. €97,00. ISBN 9789042935457.

Marchand, Stéphane. Le scepticisme: vivre sans opinions. Bibliothèque des philosophies. Paris: Librairie Philosophique J. Vrin, 2018. 236 p. €23,00 (pb). ISBN 9782711628292.

Marzano, Annalisa and Guy P. R. Métraux (ed.). The roman villa in the mediterranean basin: late Republic to late Antiquity. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 500 p. £140.00. ISBN 9781107164314.

Meier, Sven. Die "Ilias" und ihr Anfang: zur Handlungskomposition als Kunstform bei Homer. Studien zu Literatur und Erkenntnis, Band 14. Heidelberg: Universitätsverlag Winter, 2018. 205 p. €39,00. ISBN 9783825368821.

Miller, Patricia Cox. In the eye of the animal: zoological imagination in ancient Christianity. Divinations: rereading late ancient religion. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018. 280 p. $79.95. ISBN 9780812250350.

Mynott, Jeremy. Birds in the ancient world: winged words. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. 480 p. $39.95. ISBN 9780198713654.

Newman, John Kevin. Catullus as love poet. Studia Classica et Mediaevalia, 21. Nordhausen: Verlag Traugott Bautz, 2018. 50 p. €20,00. ISBN 9783959483582.

Orsi, Paolo, Giuseppina Monterosso and Gioconda Lamagna (ed.). I taccuini, I: riproduzione anastatica e trascrizione dei taccuini 1-4. Monumenti antichi, 75. Roma: Giorgio Bretschneider Editore, 2018. xxxv, 118 p., cxxxv p. of plates. ISBN 9788876892998.

Osgood, Josiah. Rome and the making of a world state, 150 BCE-20 CE. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018. x, 274 p. £21.99 (pb). ISBN 9781139342698.

Panichi, Silvia. La Cappadocia ellenistica sotto gli Ariaratidi: ca. 250-100 a.C. Biblioteca di geographia antiqua, 5. Firenze: L. S. Olschki, 2018. 131 p. €25,00. ISBN 9788822265807.

Papy, J. (ed.). The Leuven Collegium Trilingue 1517-1797. Erasmus, humanist educational practice and the new language institute Latin-Greek-Hebrew. Leuven: Peeters, 2018. 228 p. €60,00. ISBN 9789042936225.

Perea Yébenes, Sabino and Jorge Tomás García (ed.). Glyptós: gemas y camafeos greco-romanos: arte, mitologías, creencias. Thema mundi, 10. Madrid: Signifer Libros, 2018. 334 p. €40,00 (pb). ISBN 9788416202218.

Petrucci, Federico M. Taurus of Beirut: the other side of middle Platonism. Issues in ancient philosophy. London; New York: Routledge, 2018. 360 p. £115.00. ISBN 9781138186743.

Pinguet, Jérémie and Estelle Oudot (ed.). Henry William Auden. Kalligraphia: comment écrire Platon ? Phrasologie grecque: d'après les textes de Thucydide, Xénophon, Platon et Démosthène. Versions françaises. Paris: Editions Rue D'Ulm, 2018. 192 p. €12,00 (pb). ISBN 9782728805945.

Polleichtner, Wolfgang (ed.). Literatur-und Kulturtheorie und altsprachlicher Unterricht. Speyer: Kartoffeldruck-Verlag, 2018. ISBN 9783939526360.

Rathmann, Michael (comm.). Tabula Peutingeriana: Die einzige Weltkarte aus der Antike. Mainz: Philipp von Zabern, 2018. 112 p. €99,95. ISBN 9783805351775.

Reames, Robin. Seeming and being in Plato's rhetorical theory. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2018. xiv, 229 p. $45.00. ISBN 9780226567013.

Reinhard, Andrew. Archaeogaming: an introduction to archaeology in and of video games. New York; Oxford: Berghahn, 2018. 236 p. $150.00. ISBN 9781785338724.

Ruyt, Claire de, Thomas Morard and Françoise van Haeperen (ed.). Ostia Antica: nouvelles études et recherches sur les quartiers occidentaux de la cité; actes du colloque international (Rome-Ostia Antica, 22-24 septembre 2014). Institut Historique Belge de Rome artes = Belgisch Historisch Instituut te Rome artes, VIII. Bruxelles; Roma: Belgisch Historisch Instituut te Rome, 2018. 311 p. €75,00 (pb). ISBN 9789074461894.

Rzepka, Jacek. Greek federal terminology. Akanthina, 12. Oxford: Oxbow Books, 2017. 110 p. £20.00. ISBN 9788375312379.

Salibra, Roberta. La necropoli di Passo Marinaro a Camarina : campagna di scavo 1972-1973. Monumenti antichi. Serie miscellanea, 19. Roma: G. Bretschneider, 2016. 343 p., cxviii p. of plates. ISBN 9788876893001.

Schultz, Sandra. Papierherstellung im deutschen Südwesten: ein neues Gewerbe im späten Mittelalter. Materiale Textkulturen, 18. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2018. 618 p. €119.95. ISBN 9783110554847.

Shipley, D. Graham J. The early Hellenistic Peloponnese: politics, economies, and networks 338-197 BC. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018. xxxii, 355 p. £90.00. ISBN 9780521873697.

Sonnino, Maurizio. Michel'Angelo Giacomelli, Aristofane, I: un capitolo ignoto di storia degli studi classici nella Roma del Settecento. Quaderni, 23. Roma: Edizioni Quasar, 2018. 260 p. €31,00 (pb). ISBN 9788871408552.

Sonnino, Maurizio. Michel'Angelo Giacomelli, Aristofane, II: Lisistrata. Quaderni di seminari romani di cultura greca, 24. Roma: Edizioni Quasar, 2018. 358 p. €31,00 (pb). ISBN 9788871408569.

Spawforth, Tony. The story of Greece and Rome. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2018. 392 p. $30.00 (pb). ISBN 9780300217117.

Sperti, Luigi (ed.). Scultura di Iulia Concordia e Aquileia: giornata di studio Udine, 12 aprile 2013. RDA supplementi, 31. Roma: G. Bretschneider, 2018. 163 p. ISBN 9788876892929.

Stevens, Saskia. City boundaries and urban developement in Roman Italy. Interdisciplinary studies in ancient culture and religion, 16. Leuven: Peeters, 2017. xii, 232 p. €79,00 (pb). ISBN 9789042933057.

Telò, Mario and Melissa Mueller (ed.). The materialities of Greek tragedy: objects and affect in Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides. London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2018. ix, 302 p. $114.00. ISBN 9781350028791.

Vannini, Giulio (ed.). Storia di Apollonio re di Tiro. Scrittori greci e latini. Milano: Fondazione Lorenzo Valla: Mondadori, 2018. 341 p. €16,00. ISBN 9788804702801.

Walde, Christine and Georg Wöhrle (ed.). Gender und Krieg. Gender studies in den Altertumswissenchaften, Band 8. Trier: WVT, 2018. 210 p. €27,50 (pb). ISBN 9783868217582.

Westermark, Ulla. The coinage of Akragas c. 510-406 BC, 2 vols.. Studia numismatica Upsaliensia, 6:1-2. Uppsala: Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis, 2018. 339 p.; 397 p. ISBN 9789151302690; 9789151302706.

Wiater, Nicolas (trans., comm.). Dionysius von Halikarnass: Römische Frühgeschichte. Bibliothek der griechischen Literatur, 85. Stuttgart: Hiersemann, 2018. vi, 507 p. €238,00. ISBN 9783777218038.

Wickens, Jere Mark, Susan I. Rotroff, Tracey Cullen, Lauren E. Talalay, Catherine Perlès and Floyd McCoy. Settlement and land use on the periphery: the Bouros-Kastri peninsula, Southern Euboia. Oxford: Archaeopress, 2018. 274 p. £32.00. ISBN 9781784918194.

Woudhuizen, Fred. The Luwians of western Anatolia: their neighbours and predecessors. Oxford: Archaeopress, 2018. iv, 162 p., [3 p. of plates]. £26.00 (pb). ISBN 9781784918279.

Zuchtriegel, Gabriel (ed.). The invisible image: the Tomb of the Diver. Napoli: Arte'm, 2018. 152 p. €9,00. ISBN 9788856906400.

Αλέξανδρος, Βασιλειάδης (trans.). ΑΡΙΣΤΟΤΕΛΗΣ: ΠΕΡΙ ΤΑ ΖΩΑ ΙΣΤΟΡΙΑΙ ΒΙΒΛΙΑ Ζ΄-Κ΄ΔΕΥΤΕΡΟΣ ΤΟΜΟΣ. ΑΡΧΑΙΟΙ ΣΥΓΓΡΑΦΕΙΣ, 166. Thessaloniki: ΖΗΤΡΟΣ 2018. 715 p. €20,00. ISBN 9789604633265.

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