Monday, February 3, 2014


Books Received January 2014.

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*Ahrensdorf, Peter J. and Thomas L. Pangle (trans.). Sophocles. The Theban plays: Oedipus the tyrant; Oedipus at Colonus; Antigone. Agora editions. Ithaca; London: Cornell University Press, 2014. xvii, 195 p. $12.95 (pb). ISBN 9780801478710.

Alessandrelli, Michele. Il problema del λεκτόν nello stoicismo antico: origine e statuto di una nozione controversa. Lessico Intellettuale Europeo, 121. Firenze: Leo S. Olschki editore, 2013. viii, 183 p. € 25.00 (pb). ISBN 9788822262585.

*Ballestra-Puech, Sylvie. Templa serena: Lucrèce au miroir de Francis Ponge. Histoire des idées et critique littéraire, 470. Geneve: Librairie Droz, 2013. 274 p. € 64.19 (pb). ISBN 9782600017480.

*Bearzot, Cinzia and Franca Landucci (edd.). Tra mare e continente: l'isola d'Eubea. Contributi di storia antica, 11. Milano: Vita e Pensiero, 2013. viii, 284 p. € 26.00 (pb). ISBN 9788834326343.

*Brélaz, Cédric and Sylvian Fachard (edd.). Pratiques militaires et art de la guerre dans le monde grec antique: études offertes à Pierre Ducrey à l'occasion de son 75e anniversaire. Revue des Études Militaires Anciennes, 6 - 2013. Paris: Éditions A. et J. Picard, 2013. 158 p. € 25.00 (pb). ISBN 9782708409682.

Bricault, Laurent and Corinne Bonnet (edd.). Panthée: religious transformations in the Graeco-Roman Empire. Religions in the Graeco-Roman world, 177. Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2013. x, 385 p. $180.00. ISBN 9789004256873.

*Caruso, Carlo. Adonis: the myth of the dying god in the Italian Renaissance. London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2013. xiii, 219 p. $120.00. ISBN 9781780932149.

Connelly, Joan Breton. The Parthenon enigma: a new understanding of the world's most iconic building and the people who made it. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2014. 512 p. $35.00. ISBN 9780307593382.

Conybeare, Catherine. The laughter of Sarah: biblical exegesis, feminist theory, and the concept of delight. Palgrave pivot. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. xi, 117 p. $67.50. ISBN 9781137373113.

Dąbrowa, Edward (ed.). The Greek world in the 4th and 3rd centuries BC. Electrum, 19. Kraków: Jagiellonian University Press, 2012. 178 p. $42.00 (pb). ISBN 9788323334835.

Damschen, Gregor and Andreas Heil (edd.). Brill's companion to Seneca: philosopher and dramatist. Brill's companions in classical studies, . Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2014. xii, 883 p. $222.00. ISBN 9789004154612.

*Dewar, Michael. Leisured resistance: villas, literature and politics in the Roman world. Classical essays. London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2014. xiii, 130 p. $80.00. ISBN 9780715634899.

*Eaverly, Mary Ann. Tan men / pale women: color and gender in archaic Greece and Egypt. A comparative approach. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2013. xi, 181 p. $65.00. ISBN 9780472119110.

Evans Grubbs, Judith and Tim Parkin (edd.). The Oxford handbook of childhood and education in the classical world. Oxford handbooks. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. xxiii, 690 p. $150.00. ISBN 9780199781546.

*Faoro, Davide. Praefectus, procurator, praeses: genesi delle cariche presidiali equestri dell'Alto Impero Romano. SUSMA - Studi udinesi sul mondo antico, 8. Firenze; Milano: Le Monnier Università; Mondadori Education, 2011. x, 426 p. € 29.00 (pb). ISBN 9788800740647.

*Fott, David (ed., trans., comm.). Marcus Tullius Cicero: On the republic and On the laws. Agora editions. Ithaca; London: Cornell University Press, 2014. x, 229 p. $19.95 (pb). ISBN 9780801478918.

*Fugmann, Joachim. Römisches Theater in der Provinz. Reihe Paradeigmata, Bd 20. Freiburg im Breisgau; Berlin; Wien: Rombach Verlag, 2013. 109 p. € 19.80 (pb). ISBN 9783793096825.

*Funke, Peter and Matthias Haake (edd.). Greek federal states and their sanctuaries: identity and integration. Proceedings of an international conference of the Cluster of Excellence "Religion and Politics" held in Münster, 17.06. - 19.06.2010. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2013. 244 p. € 52.00. ISBN 9783515103077.

Glas, Toni. Valerian: Kaisertum und Reformansätze in der Krisenphase des Römischen Reiches. Paderborn: Verlag Ferdinand Schöningh, 2014. 410 p. € 49.90. ISBN 9783506778888.

*Godwin, John (ed., comm.). Ovid: Metamorphoses III, an extract: 511-733. Bloomsbury Latin texts. London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2014. vii, 104 p. $20.95 (pb). ISBN 9781472508508.

*Grandjean, Catherine, Anna Heller and Jocelyne Peigney (edd.). A la table des rois: luxe et pouvoir dans l'oeuvre d'Athénée. Tables des hommes. Rennes; Tours: Presses universitaires de Rennes; Presses universitaires François-Rabelais de Tours, 2013. 308 p. € 20.00 (pb). ISBN 9782753528888.

*Grossman, Janet Burnett `. Funerary sculpture. The Athenian Agora, 35. Princeton, NJ: American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 2013. xxxii, 246 p., 128 p. of plates. $150.00. ISBN 9780876612354.

*Harnischmacher, Wibke E. (ed., trans., comm.). Andrea Guarnas 'Bellum Grammaticale': Einführung, Text, Übersetzung, Kommentar. BAC - Bochumer Altertumswissenschaftliches Colloquium, Bd 94. Trier: WVT Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier, 2013. 611 p. € 59.50. ISBN 9783868214727.

Harte, Verity and Melissa Lane (edd.). Politeia in Greek and Roman Philosophy. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013. xv, 399 p. $110.00. ISBN 9781107020221.

*Hill, Jane A., Philip Jones and Antonio J. Morales (edd.). Experiencing power, generating authority: cosmos, politics, and the ideology of kingship in ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia. Penn Museum international research conferences, 6. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, 2013. xxx, 448 p. $69.95. ISBN 9781934536643.

**Horn, Fabian. Held und Heldentum bei Homer: das homerische Heldenkonzept und seine poetische Verwendung. Classica Monacensia, 47. Tübingen: Narr Verlag, 2014. 340 p. € 88.00. ISBN 9783823368373.

*Hubbard, Thomas K. (ed.). A companion to Greek and Roman sexualities. Blackwell companions to the ancient world. Literature and culture. Malden, MA; Oxford; Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, 2014. xxvii, 651 p. $195.00. ISBN 9781405195720.

*Karamanolis, George. The philosophy of early Christianity. Ancient philosophies. Durham: Acumen, 2013. xvi, 317 p. $24.95 (pb). ISBN 9781844655687.

*Kelly, Christopher (ed.). Theodosius II: rethinking the Roman empire in late antiquity. Cambridge classical studies. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013. xv, 324 p. $99.00. ISBN 9781107038585.

Kristensen, Troels Myrup. Making and breaking the gods: Christian responses to pagan sculpture in late antiquity. Aarhus studies in Mediterranean antiquity (ASMA), 12. Aarhus: Aarhus University Press, 2013. 297 p. $56.00. ISBN 9788771240894.

*Lauritzen, Delphine and Michel Tardieu (edd.). Le voyage des légendes: hommage à Pierre Chuvin. Paris: CNRS Éditions, 2013. 450 p. € 55.00 (pb). ISBN 9782271079169.

Law, Timothy Michael. When God spoke Greek: the Septuagint and the making of the Christian Bible. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. ix, 216 p. $24.95 (pb). ISBN 9780199781720.

*Liddel, Peter and Polly Low (edd.). Inscriptions and their uses in Greek and Latin literature. Oxford studies in ancient documents. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. xii, 403 p. $185.00. ISBN 9780199665747.

**Lipps, Johannes, C. Machado and Philipp von Rummel (edd.). The sack of Rome in 410 AD: the event, its context and its impact. Palilia, Bd 28. Wiesbaden: Reichert Verlag, 2013. 456 p. € 49.00. ISBN 9783895009440.

*Lovatt, Helen. The epic gaze: vision, gender and narrative in ancient epic. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013. x, 414 p. $110.00. ISBN 9781107016118.

Martelli, Francesca K. A. Ovid's revisions: the editor as author. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013. xii, 260 p. $95.00. ISBN 9781107037717.

*McCoy, Marina Berzins. Wounded heroes: vulnerability as a virtue in ancient Greek literature and philosophy. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. xvi, 228 p. $99.00. ISBN 9780199672783.

*Mehnert, Andreas, Gundula Mehnert and Sabine Reinhold (edd.). Austausch und Kulturkontakt im Südkaukasus und seinen angrenzenden Regionen in der Spätbronze-/ Früheisenzeit. Schriften des Zentrums für Archäologie und Kulturgeschichte des Schwarzmeerraumes, 22. Langenweißbach: Verlag Beier und Beran, 2012. 326 p. € 67.00 (pb). ISBN 9783941171817.

*Ménard, Hélène and Cyril Courrier (edd.). Miroir des autres, reflet de soi (2): stéréotypes, politique et société dans le monde occidental (de l'Antiquité romaine à l'époque contemporaine). Paris: Michel Houdiard Éditeur, 2013. 296 p. € 25.00 (pb). ISBN 9782356921055.

*Mindt, Nina. Martials 'epigrammatischer Kanon'. Zetemata, 246. München: Verlag C. H. Beck, 2013. 318 p. € 78.00 (pb). ISBN 9783406655449.

**Moore, Timothy J. and Wolfgang Polleichtner (edd.). Form und Bedeutung im lateinischen Drama / Form and meaning in Latin drama. Bochumer altertumswissenschaftliches Colloquium, Bd 95. Trier: WVT Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier, 2013. 170 p. € 23.50. ISBN 9783868214994.

*Neis, Rachel. The sense of sight in rabbinic culture: Jewish ways of seeing in late antiquity. Greek culture in the Roman world. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013. xii, 319 p. $99.00. ISBN 9781107032514.

*Niemeier, W.-D., O. Pilz and I. Kaiser (edd.). Kreta in der geometrischen und archaischen Zeit: Akten des Internationalen Kolloquiums am Deutschen Archäologischen Institut, Abteilung Athen, 27.-29. Januar 2006. Athenaia, Bd 2. München: Hirmer Verlag, 2013. ix, 487 p. € 85.00 (pb). ISBN 9783777442419.

*Palpacelli, Lucia. Aristotele interprete di Platone: anima e cosmo. Filosofia, 49. Brescia: Editrice Morcelliana, 2013. 696 p. € 42.00 (pb). ISBN 9788837227241.

Papadopoulos, Angelos (ed.). Recent research and perspectives on the Late Bronze Age eastern Mediterranean. TALANTA: proceedings of the Dutch Archeological and Historical Society, 44 (2012). Amsterdam: TALANTA Dutch Archeological and Historical Society,, 2013. 336 p. (pb). ISBN 9789072067166.

*Perysinakes, I. N. (ed., trans., comm.). Αρχαϊκή λυρική ποίηση: Ηθικές αξίες και πολιτική συμπεριφορά στην αρχαία ελληνική λογοτεχνία: Προβλήματα ερμηνείας και μετάφρασης: Μια ερμηνευτική προσέγγιση: Ανθολογία αρχαϊκής λυρικής ποίησης με βάση την αρετή και τον αγαθόν. Athens: Εκδόσεις Δημ. Ν. Παπαδήμα, 2012. 758 p. € 85.20. ISBN 9789602065952.

Phillippo, Susanna. Hellenic whispers: modes of Greek literary influence in seventeenth-century French drama. Medieval and early Modern French studies, 13. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 2013. xvi, 577 p. $89.95. ISBN 9783034308519.

**Polinskaya, Irene. A local history of Greek polytheism: gods, people, and the land of Aigina, 800-400 BCE. Religions in the Graeco-Roman world, 178. Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2013. xxviii, 690 p. $268.00. ISBN 9789004234048.

*Potter, David S. The Roman Empire at bay, AD 180-395. Second edition (first published 2004). Routledge history of the ancient world. London; New York: Routledge, 2014. xxiv, 767 p. $145.00. ISBN 9780415840545.

*Radice, Katharine and Catherine Steel (edd.). Cicero: De Imperio, an extract: 27-45. Bloomsbury Latin texts. London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2014. xii, 97 p. $20.95 (pb). ISBN 9781472511171.

*Routledge, Bruce. Archaeology and state theory: subjects and objects of power. Debates in archaeology. London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2013. ix, 195 p. $78.00. ISBN 9780715636336.

*Santiago Álvarez, Rosa-Araceli and Marta Oller Guzmán (edd.). Contacto de poblaciones y extranjería en el mundo griego antiguo: estudio de fuentes. Faventia Supplementa, 2. Bellaterra: Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Servei de Publicacions, 2013. 363 p. (pb). ISSN 02107570.

*Sanzi, Ennio. Iuppiter Optimus Maximus Dolichenus: un "culto orientale" fra tradizione e innovazione: riflessioni storico-religiose. Roma: Lithos Editrice, 2013. 398 p. € 26.00 (pb). ISBN 9788897414612.

*Seider, Aaron M. Memory in Vergil's Aeneid: creating the past. Cambridge; London: Cambridge University Press, 2013. x, 229 p. $95.00. ISBN 9781107031807.

*Shapiro, H. A., Mario Iozzo and Adrienne Lezzi-Hafter. The François vase: new perspectives (2 vols.). Akanthus proceedings, 3. Kilchberg, Zürich: Akanthus, 2013. 192 p.; 7 p., 47 p. of plates. CHF 70.00 (pb). ISBN 9783905083330; 9783905083323.

*Sporn, Katja (ed.). Griechische Grabbezirke klassischer Zeit: Normen und Regionalismen. Akten des internationalen Kolloquiums am Deutschen Archäologischen Institut, Abt. Athen, 20.-21. November 2009. Athenaia, Bd 6. München: Hirmer Verlag, 2013. vi, 282 p. € 60.00 (pb). ISBN 9783777420349.

Tran, Nicolas. Dominus tabernae: le statut de travail des artisans et des commerçants de l'Occident romain (Ier siècle av. J.-C. - IIIe siècle ap. J.-C.). Bibliothèque des écoles françaises d'Athènes et de Rome, 360. Rom: École française de Rome, 2013. viii, 416 p. € 45.00 (pb). ISBN 9782728309566.

Tsitsiridis, Stavros. Beiträge zu den Fragmenten des Klearchos von Soloi. Untersuchungen zur antiken Literatur und Geschichte, Bd 107. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2013. xii, 206 p. $112.00. ISBN 9783110259674.

Vliet, J. van der and J. L. Hagen (edd.). Qasr Ibrim, between Egypt and Africa: studies in cultural exchange (NINO symposium, Leiden, 11-12 December 2009). Egyptologische uitgaven, 26. Leiden; Leuven: Nederlands Instituut voor het Nabije Oosten; Peeters, 2013. vi, 191 p. € 42.40 (pb). ISBN 9789062582266.

**Zavadil, Michaela. Monumenta: Studien zu mittel- und späthelladischen Gräbern in Messenien. Wien: Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften (ÖAW), 2014. 698 p. € 147.70. ISBN 9783700172642.

*Zivie-Coche, Christiane and Ivan Guermeur (edd.). "Parcourir l'éternité": hommages à Jean Yoyotte (2 vols.). Bibliothèque de l'Ecole des Hautes Etudes, Sciences religieuses, 156. Turnhout: Brepols, 2012. xlii, 1,165 p., xvi p. of plates. € 99.00 (pb). ISBN 9782503547565.

Again Available

*Brisson, Luc, Arnaud Macé and Anne-Laure Therme (edd.). Lire les présocratiques. Quadrife manuels. Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, 2012. vii, 232 p. € 15.00 (pb). ISBN 9782130576648.

*Dowden, Ken and Niall Livingstone (edd.). A companion to Greek mythology. Blackwell companions to the ancient world. Literature and culture. Chichester; Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011. xxvii, 643 p. $199.95. ISBN 9781405111782.

*Dräger, Paul (ed., trans., comm.). Decimus Magnus Ausonius. Sämtliche Werke, Band 2: Trierer Werke. Trier: Kliomedia, 2011. 662 p. € 69.00. ISBN 9783898901581.

Still Available

*Alston, Richard. Aspects of Roman history, 31 BC-AD 117. Second edition (revised edition of Aspects of Roman history, AD 14-117, published 1998). Aspects of classical civilisation. London; New York: Routledge, 2014. xxiii, 455 p. $39.95 (pb). ISBN 9780415611213.

*Ast, Rodney, Hélène Cuvigny, Todd M. Hickey and Julia Lougovaya (edd.). Papyrological texts in honor of Roger S. Bagnall. American Studies in Papyrology, 53. Durham, NC: American Society of Papyrologists, 2013. xiv, 378 p. $69.95. ISBN 9780979975868.

*Aylward, William (ed.). Excavations at Zeugma, conducted by Oxford Archaeology (3 vols.). Los Altos, CA: Packard Humanities Institute, 2013. (xii, 279 p., 169 p. of plates; 258 p., [92] p. of plates; 449 p.). ISBN 9781938325298.

*Ballesteros Pastor, Luis (ed., comm.). Pompeyo Trogo, Justino y Mitrídates: Comento al Epítome de las Historias Filípicas (37,1,6 - 38,8,1). Spudasmata, Bd 154. Hildesheim: Georg Olms Verlag, 2013. 368 p. € 58.00 (pb). ISBN 9783487150703.

*Bontempi, Milena. La fiducia secondo gli antichi: 'pistis' in Gorgia tra Parmenide e Platone. Pensiero giuridico e politico. Saggi, nuova serie, 30. Napoli: Editoriale scientifica, 2013. 255 p. € 20.00 (pb). ISBN 9788863424973.

*Branscome, David. Textual rivals: self-presentation in Herodotus' Histories. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2013. 262 p. $70.00. ISBN 9780472118946.

*Carmignani, Marcos, Luca Graverini and Benjamin Todd Lee (edd.). Collected studies on the Roman novel / Ensayos sobre la novela romana. Ordia prima studia, 7. Córdoba: Editorial Brujas, 2013. 312 p. (pb). ISBN 9789875913899.

*Chiaradonna, Riccardo and Gabriele Galluzzo (edd.). Universals in ancient philosophy. Seminari e convegni, 33. Pisa: Edizioni della Normale, 2013. 545 p. € 35.00 (pb). ISBN 9788876424847.

*Corsi, Cristina and Frank Vermeulen (edd.). Ammaia I: the survey. A Romano-Lusitanian townscape revealed. Archaeological Reports Ghent University (ARGU), 8. Ghent: Academia Press, 2012. vi, 192 p. $60.00. ISBN 9789038219578.

*Davenport, Caillan and Jennifer Manley. Fronto: selected letters. Classical studies. London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2014. xi, 225 p. $29.95 (pb). ISBN 9781780934426.

*David, Massimiliano. Eternal Ravenna: from the Etruscans to the Venetians (translated from Italian by Christina Cawthra and Jo-Ann Titmarsh). Turnhout: Brepols Publishers, 2013. 287 p. € 95.00. ISBN 9782503549415.

*De Carvalho, Mário Jorge, António De Castro Caeiro and Hélder Telo (edd.). In the mirror of the Phaedrus. Lecturae Platonis, 9. Sankt Augustin: Academia-Verlag, 2013. 322 p. € 38.00 (pb). ISBN 9783896656261.

*De Francesco, Antonino. The antiquity of the Italian nation: the cultural origins of a political myth in Modern Italy, 1796 - 1943. Classical presences. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. vii, 266 p. $99.00. ISBN 9780199662319.

**Dieudonné-Glad, Nadine, Michel Feugère and Mehmet Önal. Zeugma V: Les objets. Travaux de la Maison de l'Orient, 64. Recherches archéologiques, . Lyon: Maison de l'Orient et de la Méditerranée - Jean Pouilloux, 2013. 439 p. € 55.00. ISBN 9782356680396.

**Effland, Ute and Andreas Effland. Abydos: Tor zur ägyptischen Unterwelt. Zaberns Bildbände zur Archäologie. Darmstadt: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 2013. 144 p. € 29.99. ISBN 9783805345415.

*Fattal, Michel. Platon et Plotin: relation, logos, intuition. Ouverture philosophique. Paris: L'Harmattan, 2013. 81 p. € 12.00 (pb). ISBN 9782343004044.

*Ferriès, Marie-Claire, Maria Paola Castiglioni and Françoise Létoublon (edd.). Forgerons, élites et voyageurs d'Homère à nos jours: hommages en mémoire d'Isabelle Ratinaud-Lachkar. La Pierre et l'Écrit. Grenoble: Presses universitaires de Grenoble, 2013. 552 p. € 34.90 (pb). ISBN 9782706117916.

*Fontaine, Michael and Adele C. Scafuro (edd.). The Oxford handbook of Greek and Roman comedy. Oxford handbooks. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. xiv, 894 p. $175.00. ISBN 9780199743544.

*Franchi, Elena and Giorgia Proietti (edd.). Forme della memoria e dinamiche identitarie nell'antichità greco-romana. Quaderni, 2. Trento: Università degli studi di Trento Dipartimento di filosofia storia e beni culturali, 2012. 308 p. € 13.00 (pb). ISBN 9788884434470.

*Gentili, Bruno, Carmine Catenacci, Pietro Giannini and Liana Lomiento (ed., trans.; comm.). Pindaro. Le Olimpiche. Scrittori greci e latini. Pindaro, Le Odi, 1. Milano: Fondazione Lorenzo Valla; Arnoldo Mondadori editore, 2013. lvi, 663 p. € 30.00. ISBN 9788804627128.

*Giuseppetti, Massimo. L'isola esile: studi sull'Inno a Delo di Callimaco. Quaderni dei Seminari romani di cultura greca, 16. Roma: Edizioni Quasar, 2013. 306 p. € 31.00 (pb). ISBN 9788871405339.

*Graves, C. P. and D. H. Heslop. Newcastle upon Tyne, the eye of the north: an archaeological assessment. Oxford; Oakville, CT: Oxbow Books, 2013. xii, 288 p. $90.00. ISBN 9781842178140.

*Gray, Sylvia. Ask the ancients: astonishing advice for daily dilemmas. Mundelein, IL: Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, Inc., 2014. x, 132 p. $19.00 (pb). ISBN 9780865168183.

*Gregory, Andrew. The presocratics and the supernatural: magic, philosophy and science in early Greece. London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2013. ix, 279 p. $130.00. ISBN 9781780932033.

*Grewing, Farouk F., Benjamin Acosta-Hughes and Alexander Kirichenko (edd.). The door ajar: false closure in Greek and Roman literature and art. Bibliothek der klassischen Altertumswissenschaften. 2. Reihe, Bd 132. Heidelberg: Universitätsverlag Winter, 2013. xviii, 367 p. € 66.00. ISBN 9783825356972.

*Harter-Uibopuu, Kaja and Fritz Mitthof (edd.). Vergeben und Vergessen?: Amnestie in der Antike. Beiträge zum 1. Wiener Kolloquium zur Antiken Rechtsgeschichte, 27.-28.10.2008. Wiener Kolloquien zur Antiken Rechtsgeschichte, Bd 1. Wien: Verlag Holzhausen, 2013. xiii, 416 p. € 85.00. ISBN 9783902868855.

*Hobbs, Richard. Currency and exchange in ancient Pompeii: coins from the AAPP excavations at Regio VI, Insula 1. BICS supplement, 116. London: Institute of Classical Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London, 2013. x, 283 p. £ 48.00 (pb). ISBN 9781905670413.

*Horsfall, Nicholas (ed., trans., comm.). Virgil, Aeneid 6: a commentary (2 vols.). Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2013. xl, 706 p. $238.00. ISBN 9783110229905.

*Kaplanian, Patrick. Mythes grecs d'origine. 1, Prométhée et Pandore. L'Entreligne Ethnologie. Paris: Éditions de l'Adret L'Entreligne, 2011. 442 p. € 30.00 (pb). ISBN 9782909623061.

*Karagöz, Şehrazat. Kleinasiatisch-Gräko-Persische Kunstwerke im Archäologischen Museum von Istanbul. Istanbuler Forschungen, Bd 54. Tübingen: Ernst Wasmuth Verlag, 2013. xiv, 186 p. € 24.90. ISBN 9783803017758.

**Kendall, Seth. The struggle for Roman citizenship: Romans, allies, and the wars of 91-77 BCE. Gorgias studies in classical and late antiquity, 2. Piscataway, NJ: Gorgias Press, 2013. 958 p. $150.00. ISBN 9781611434873.

**Knell, Heiner. Vom Parthenon zum Pantheon: Meilensteine der antiken Architektur. Darmstadt: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 2013. 157 p. € 22.99. ISBN 9783805346368.

*Knox, Peter E. and J. C. McKeown (edd.). The Oxford anthology of Roman literature. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. xii, 633 p. $35.00 (pb). ISBN 9780195395167.

*Lanna, Sara (ed., trans., comm.). Mesomede: Inno a Φύσις. Introduzione, testo critico, traduzione e comment. Quaderni dei Seminari romani di cultura greca, 15. Roma: Edizioni Quasar, 2013. 275 p. € 31.00 (pb). ISBN 9788871405148.

*Leonhardt, Jürgen. Latin: story of a world language (first published 2009; translated by Kenneth Kronenberg). Cambridge, MA; London: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2013. xiii, 332 p. $29.95. ISBN 9780674058071.

*Luna, Concetta and Alain Philippe Segonds (edd., trans., comm.). Proclus. Commentaire sur le Parménide de Platon. Tome IV (2 vols.). Collection des universités de France. Série grecque 501. Paris: Les Belles Lettres, 2013. cxliii, 570 p. € 135.00 (pb). ISBN 9782251005850.

*Malaspina, Ermanno (ed., trans., comm.). Cicerone: Somnium Scipionis / Cicerone: Il sogno di Scipione. Echi dal mondo classico. Novara: Petrini, 2012. 109 p.; 18 p. € 6.70 (pb). ISBN 9788849417517.

*Manassa, Colleen. Imagining the past: historical fiction in New Kingdom Egypt. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. xviii, 339 p. $74.00. ISBN 9780199982226.

*Martello, Concetto. Platone latino: forme di teoresi nel medioevo "alto" e "centrale". Symbolon, 41. Sankt Augustin: Academia-Verlag, 2013. 279 p. € 29.00 (pb). ISBN 9783896656186.

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