BMCR 2007.11.01

BMCR Books Received (October, 2007)

BMCR 2007.11.02

Orfeo y el orfismo en la poesía de Empédocles: influencias y paralelismos. Colección de Estudios, 98

Carlos Megino Rodríguez  / UAM Ediciones, 2005

Reviewed by Jean-Claude Picot

BMCR 2007.11.03

On the Wings of Time. Rome, the Incas, Spain and Peru

Sabine MacCormack  / Princeton University Press, 2007

Reviewed by Chiara O. Tommasi Moreschini

BMCR 2007.11.04

The Secret History of Hermes Trismegistus: Hermeticism from Ancient to Modern Times. Translated from the German by David Lorton

Florian Ebeling  / Cornell University Press, 2007

Reviewed by Pieter W. van der Horst

BMCR 2007.11.05

The Etymologies of Isidore of Seville. With the collaboration of M. Hall

of Seville Isidore, Stephen A. Barney  / Cambridge University Press, 2006

Reviewed by Rolando Ferri

BMCR 2007.11.06

Brisson on Baracat on Luc Brisson, Jean-François Pradeau, Plotin Traités 38-41

Response by Luc Brisson | Original Review by

BMCR 2007.11.07

Les inscriptions éléennes dialectales

Sophie Minon  / Droz, 2007

Reviewed by Stephen Colvin

BMCR 2007.11.08

Temple Decoration and Cultural Identity in the Archaic Greek World: The Metopes of Selinus

Clemente Marconi, Getty Foundation.  / Cambridge University Press, 2007

Reviewed by Barbara A. Barletta

BMCR 2007.11.09

Social and Political Life in Late Antiquity. Late Antique Archaeology 3.1

William Bowden, Adam Gutteridge, Carlos Machado  / Brill, 2006

Reviewed by Tamara Lewit

BMCR 2007.11.10

Per i Convivia Mediolanensia di Francesco Filelfo Messina: Centro Interdipartimentale di Studi Umanistici. Quaderni di Filologia medievale e umanistica, 11

Daniela Gionta  / Centro interdipartimentale di studi umanistici, 2005

Reviewed by Stefano Martinelli Tempesta

BMCR 2007.11.11

Das Geschichtsbild der Ilias. Eine Untersuchung aus phänomenologischer und narratologischer Perspektive. Hypomnemata, 163

Jonas Grethlein  / Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2006

Reviewed by Barbara Patzek

BMCR 2007.11.12

Tunisian Mosaics : Treasures from Roman Africa. Translated from the French by Sharon Grevet

Aïcha Ben Abed Ben Khader  / Getty Conservation Institute, 2006

Reviewed by Will Wootton

BMCR 2007.11.13

Corpus Hermeticum. Edizione e commento di A.D. Nock e A.-J. Festugière. Edizione dei testi ermetici copti e commento di I. Ramelli. Testo greco, latino e copto a fronte. Bompiani. Il pensiero occidentale

A. J. (André Jean) Festugière, Arthur Darby Nock, Ilaria Ramelli  / Bompiani, 2005

Reviewed by Eugene V. Afonasin

BMCR 2007.11.14

Theatron. Rhetorische Kultur in Spätantike und Mittelalter / Rhetorical Culture in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages. Millennium-Studien, 13

Georgios Fatouros, Michael Grünbart  / De Gruyter, 2007

Reviewed by Benjamin Goldlust

BMCR 2007.11.15

Faces of Power: Imperial Portraiture on Roman Coins

Nicholson Museum., Peter Brennan, Michael Turner, Nicholas L. Wright  / The Nicholson Museum, University of Sydney, 2007

Reviewed by Rachel Meyers

BMCR 2007.11.16

Greeks on the Black Sea: Ancient Art from the Hermitage

Anna A. Trofimova, J. Paul Getty Museum.  / J. Paul Getty Museum, 2007

Reviewed by Rachael Goldman

BMCR 2007.11.17

Beyond the Canon. Hellenistica Groningana 11

Annette Harder, R. F. (Remco F.) Regtuit, G. C. Wakker  / Peeters, 2006

Reviewed by Claudio De Stefani

BMCR 2007.11.18

Writing Exile: The Discourse of Displacement in Greco-Roman Antiquity and Beyond. Mnemosyne, Bibliotheca Classica Batava, Supplementum vol. 283

Jan Felix Gaertner  / Brill, 2007

Reviewed by Rita Degl'Innocenti Pierini

BMCR 2007.11.19

Reading Greek Vases

Ann Steiner  / Cambridge University Press, 2007

Reviewed by Michael Squire

BMCR 2007.11.20

Il mito delle Sirene. Immagini e racconti dalla Grecia a oggi

Maurizio Bettini, Luigi Spina, Cles Mondadori  / Einaudi, 2007

Reviewed by Natalia Agapiou