BMCR 2019.11.01

Books Received October 2019

BMCR 2019.11.02

Le cinquecentine della Biblioteca del Convento della Verna. Istituto di Studi Italiani, Università della Svizzera Italiana. Biblioteca, 4

Chiara Razzolini, Chiara Cauzzi, Con una nota di Carlo Ossola  / Leo S. Olschki, 2019

Reviewed by Francesca Niutta

BMCR 2019.11.03

The Materialities of Greek Tragedy: Objects and Affect in Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides

Mario Telò, Melissa Mueller  / Bloomsbury, 2018

Reviewed by Sarah Nooter

BMCR 2019.11.04

ʿĪsā ibn ʿAlī’s Book on the Useful Properties of Animal Parts: Edition, Translation and Study of a Fluid Tradition. Science, technology, and medicine in ancient cultures, 6

Lucia Raggetti  / De Gruyter, 2018

Reviewed by Geoffrey Moseley

BMCR 2019.11.05

Lo stile e l’uomo: quattro epistole letterarie di Seneca (Sen. epist. 114; 40; 100; 84). Testi e commenti, 22

Emanuele Berti  / Scuola Normale Superiore, 2018

Reviewed by Claudio Camacho Rodríguez

BMCR 2019.11.06

Cheiron’s Way: Youthful Education in Homer and Tragedy

Justina Gregory  / Oxford University Press, 2019

Reviewed by Paul Ojennus

BMCR 2019.11.07

Christianizing Egypt: Syncretism and Local Worlds in Late Antiquity. Martin Classical Lectures

David Frankfurter  / Princeton University Press, 2018

Reviewed by Michael Beshay

BMCR 2019.11.08

Alexander the Great: From his Death to the Present Day

John Boardman  / Princeton University Press, 2019

Reviewed by Timothy Howe

BMCR 2019.11.09

Rome Victorious: The Irresistible Rise of the Roman Empire

B. D. Hoyos  / I.B. Tauris, 2019

Reviewed by Georgina Longley

BMCR 2019.11.10

Theophrastus of Eresus: Commentary Volume 9.1. Philosophia antiqua, 149

Massimo Raffa  / Brill, 2018

Reviewed by Angelo Meriani

BMCR 2019.11.11

Ethnos and Koinon. Studies in Ancient Greek Ethnicity and Federalism. Heidelberger Althistorische Beiträge und Epigraphische Studien 61

Hans Beck, Kostas Buraselis, Alex McAuley  / Franz Steiner Verlag, 2019

Reviewed by Roy van Wijk

BMCR 2019.11.12

Plato. Charmides

Christopher Moore, Christopher Raymond  / Hackett Publishing, 2019

Reviewed by Thomas Miller

BMCR 2019.11.13

Power Couples in Antiquity: Transversal Perspectives. Routledge monographs in classical studies

Anne Bielman Sánchez  / Routledge, 2019

Reviewed by Gregory H. Gilles

BMCR 2019.11.14

Dictionnaire du corps dans l’Antiquité. Histoire​

Lydie Bodiou, Véronique​ Mehl  / Presses Universitaires de Rennes, 2019

Reviewed by Ada Bronowski

BMCR 2019.11.15

Textual Strategies in Ancient War Narrative: Thermopylae, Cannae and Beyond. Amsterdam studies in classical philology 29

Lidewij van Gils, Irene J. F. de Jong, Caroline Kroon  / Brill, 2018

Reviewed by Edith Foster

BMCR 2019.11.16

Galeno: preparación y constitución de textos críticos, entrega y publicación de obras propias o ajenas. Estudios de Filología Griega (EFG), 16

Juan Antonio López Férez  / Ediciones Clásicas, 2018

Reviewed by Tiziano Dorandi

BMCR 2019.11.17

Archaeology and Homeric Epic. Sheffield studies in Aegean archaeology, 11

Susan Sherratt, John Bennet  / Oxbow Books, 2016

Reviewed by Rebecca Worsham

BMCR 2019.11.18

Hymn to Apollo: The Ancient World and the Ballets Russes

Clare Fitzgerald, John E. Bowlt, Rachel Herschman, Kenneth D. S. Lapatin, F. G. Naerebout  / Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, 2019

Reviewed by Elisabetta Gagetti

BMCR 2019.11.19

El legado de los emperadores hispanos. Historia y geografía, 348

Mirella Romero Recio  / Editorial Universidad de Sevilla, 2018

Reviewed by Fernando Wulff Alonso

BMCR 2019.11.20

Revisioning John Chrysostom: New Approaches, New Perspectives. Critical Approaches to Early Christianity, 1

Chris L. de Wet, Wendy Mayer  / Brill, 2019

Reviewed by Georgia Frank