Wednesday, September 2, 2015


Books Received August 2015.

Version at BMCR home site

This list contains all books and notifications of new books received in the previous month by BMCR, and books still available for review. Potential reviewers should not respond to this email, but should use the request form linked here (Books Available for Review). Some books listed in this email may already have been assigned to reviewers.)

Adamson, Peter. Classical philosophy. A history of philosophy without any gaps, 1. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. xx, 346 p. $29.95. ISBN 9780199674534.

Adamson, Peter. Philosophy in the Hellenistic and Roman worlds. A history of philosophy without any gaps, 2. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. xxiv, 428 p. $35.00. ISBN 9780198728023.

Algra, Keimpe and Katerina Ierodiakonou (edd.). Sextus Empiricus and ancient physics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015. xiii, 433 p. $135.00. ISBN 9781107069244.

Arruzza, Cinzia. Plotinus, Ennead II.5: on what is potentially and what actually. The Enneads of Plotinus with philosophical commentaries. Las Vegas; Zurich; Athens: Parmenides Publishing, 2015. 201 p. $37.00 (pb). ISBN 9781930972636.

Athanassiadi, Polymnia. Mutations of Hellenism in late antiquity. Variorum collected studies series, CS 1052. Farnham; Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2015. 394 p. £ 85.50. ISBN 9781472443663.

Barringer, Judith M. The art and archaeology of ancient Greece. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014. xx, 438 p. $95.00 (pb). ISBN 9780521171809.

Bayley, Justine, Ian Freestone and Caroline Jackson (edd.). Glass of the Roman world. Oxford; Philadelphia: Oxbow Books, 2015. xxvi, 204 p. $70.00. ISBN 9781782977742.

Blondell, Ruby and Kirk Ormand (edd.). Ancient sex: new essays. Classical memories/modern identities. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2015. xii, 342 p. $97.95. ISBN 9780814212837.

Boţan, Sever-Petru. Vase de sticlă în spaţiul dintre Carpaţi şi Prut (secolele II a. Chr. - II p. Chr.) / Glass vessels between the Carpathian Mountains and the Pruth River (2nd century BC - 2nd century AD). Pontica et Mediterranea, 4. Cluj-Napoca: Mega Publishing House, 2015. 363 p. ISBN 9786065435933.

Bruun, Christer and Jonathan Edmondson (edd.). The Oxford handbook of Roman epigraphy. Oxford handbooks. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2015. xxxvii, 888 p. $185.00. ISBN 9780195336467.

Buchwald, Hans. Churches EA and E at Sardis. Archaeological exploration of Sardis, report 6. Cambridge, MA; London: Archeological Exploration of Sardis, 2015. xxiii, 341 p. $90.00. ISBN 9780674504400.

Caballos Rufino, Antonio, Enrique Melchor Gil and Juan Francisco Rodríguez Neila (edd.). De Roma a las provincias: las elites como instrumento de proyección de Roma. Juan Francisco Rodríguez Neila in honorem. Historia y geografía, 287. Sevilla; Córdoba: Universidad de Sevilla; UCOPress, Editorial Universidad de Córdoba, 2014. 668 p. € 39.00. ISBN 9788447215973.

Cinalli, Angela. Τὰ ξένια: la cerimonia di ospitalità cittadina. Studie e Ricerche, 27. Studi umanistici - Antichistica. Roma: Sapienza Università Editrice, 2015. xii, 101 p. (pb); also available as open access publication. ISBN 9788898533497.

Clackson, James. Language and society in the Greek and Roman worlds. Key themes in ancient history. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015. xiv, 204 p. $29.99 (pb). ISBN 9780521140669.

Dijkstra, Roald, Sanne van Poppel and Daniëlle Slootjes (edd.). East and West in the Roman Empire of the fourth century: an end to unity?. Radboud studies in humanities, 5. Leiden: Brill, 2015. ix, 183 p. $120.00. ISBN 9789004291928.

Docter, Roald F., Ridha Boussoffara and Pieter ter Keurs (edd.). Carthage: fact and myth. Leiden: Sidestone Press, 2015. 144 p. $35.00. ISBN 9789088903113.

Engels, David (ed.). Von Platon bis Fukuyama: biologistiche und zyklische Konzepte in der Geschichtsphilosophie der Antike und des Abendlandes. Collection Latomus. Bruxelles: Éditions Latomus, 2015. 336 p. € 52.00 (pb). ISBN 9789042932746.

Esposito, Paolo and Christine Walde (edd.). Letture e lettori di Lucano: atti del Convegno internazionale di studi, Fisciano, 27-29 marzo 2012. Testi e studi di cultura classica, 62. Pisa: Edizioni ETS, 2015. 406 p. € 35.00 (pb). ISBN 9788846742544.

Fantuzzi, Marco and Christos Tsagalis (edd.). The Greek Epic Cycle and its ancient reception: a companion. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015. xiii, 678 p. $195.00. ISBN 9781107012592.

Faulkner, Andrew and Owen Hodkinson (edd.). Hymnic narrative and the narratology of Greek hymns. Mnemosyne, supplements. Monographs on Greek and Latin language and literature, 384. Leiden: Brill, 2015. x, 298 p. $142.00. ISBN 9789004288133.

Fratantuono, Lee and R. Alden Smith. Virgil, Aeneid 5: text, translation and commentary. Mnemosyne, supplements. Monographs on Greek and Latin language and literature, 386. Leiden: Brill, 2015. x, 762 p. $284.00. ISBN 9789004301245.

Fritsen, Angela. Antiquarian voices: the Roman Academy and the commentary tradition on Ovid's Fasti. Text and context. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2015. xvi, 239 p. $69.95. ISBN 9780814273869.

Gorski, Gilbert J. and James E. Packer. The Roman Forum: a reconstruction and architectural guide. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2015. xxii, 437 p. $250.00. ISBN 9780521192446.

Hadjikyriako, Iosif and Mia Gaia Trentin (edd.). Cypriot cultural details: proceedings of the 10th Post Graduate Cypriot Archaeology Conference. Oxford; Philadelphia: Oxbow Books, 2015. vii, 224 p. $66.00 (pb). ISBN 9781785700668.

Hall, Edith. Introducing the ancient Greeks: from Bronze Age seafarers to navigators of the Western mind. New York; London: W. W. Norton & Company, 2014. xxviii, 305 p. $16.95 (pb). ISBN 9780393351163.

Høgel, Christian. The human and the humane: humanity as argument from Cicero to Erasmus. Reflections on (In)Humanity, 8. Göttingen; Taipei: V&R unipress; National Taiwan University Press, 2015. 130 p. € 29.99. ISBN 9783847104414.

Hunter, Richard. Apollonius of Rhodes, Argonautica: Book IV. Cambridge Greek and Latin classics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015. xi, 339 p. $39.99 (pb). ISBN 9781107636750.

Junker, Klaus and Sina Tauchert. Helenas Töchter: Frauen und Mode im frühen Griechenland. Zaberns Bildbände zur Archäologie; Sonderbände der Antiken Welt. Darmstadt: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 2015. 136 p. € 29.95. ISBN 9783805348584.

Kalas, Gregor. The restoration of the Roman Forum in late antiquity: transforming public space. Ashley and Peter Larkin series in Greek and Roman culture. Austin, Texas: University of Texas Press, 2015. xv, 228 p. $60.00. ISBN 9780292760783.

Lepinski, Sarah and Susanna McFadden (edd.). Beyond iconography: materials, methods, and meaning in ancient surface decoration. Selected papers on ancient art and architecture, 1. Boston: Archaeological Institute of America, 2015. 218 p. $24.95 (pb). ISBN 9781931909310.

Marder, Tod A. and Mark Wilson Jones (edd.). The Pantheon: from antiquity to the present. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2015. xix, 471 p. $99.00. ISBN 9780521809320.

Matijević, Krešimir. Ursprung und Charakter der homerischen Jenseitsvorstellungen. Paderborn: Verlag Ferdinand Schöningh, 2015. 272 p. € 39.90. ISBN 9783506782328.

Migeotte, Léopold. Économie et finances publiques des cités grecques, volume II: choix d'articles publiés de 2002 à 2014. Collection de la Maison de l'Orient et de la Méditerranée, 54; Série épigraphique et historique, 8. Lyon: Maison de l'Orient et de la Méditerranée - Jean Pouilloux, 2015. 463 p. € 39.00 (pb). ISBN 9782356680532.

Papakonstantinou, Kalliopi K. Συμβολή στη μελέτη των λειτουργιών της δικαστικής απόφασης στην αρχαία Ελλάδα / Beitrag zum Studium der Funktionen des gerichtlichen Urteils im antiken Griechenland. Πηγές και Μελέτες Ιστορίας Ελληνικού και Ρωμαϊκού Δικαίου, 8. Thessaloniki: University Studio Press, 2015. xvii, 296 p. € 22.00 (pb). ISBN 9789601222219.

Pedersen, Ralph K. (ed.). On sea and ocean: new research on Phoenician seafaring. Proceedings of the symposion held in Marbug, June 23-25, 2011 at Archäologisches Seminar, Philipps-Universität Marburg. Marburger Beiträge zur Archäologie, Bd 2. Marburg: Eigenverlag des Archäologischen Seminars der Philipps-Universität 2015. ix, 129 p. € 69.00. ISBN 9783818505165.

Perrone, Serena. Papiri dell'Università di Genova (PUG), volume quinto. Roma: Edizioni di storia e letteratura, 2015. 149 p., xxxi p. of plates. € 34.00 (pb). ISBN 9788863727777.

Remijsen, Sofie. The end of Greek athletics in late antiquity. Greek culture in the Roman world. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015. xiii, 389 p. $115.00. ISBN 9781107050785.

Roisman, Joseph, Ian Worthington and Robin Waterfield. Lives of the Attic orators: texts from Pseudo-Plutarch, Photius, and the Suda. Clarendon ancient history series. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2015. xvii, 381 p. $50.00 (pb). ISBN 9780199687671.

Scardino, Carlo. Edition antiker landwirtschaftlicher Werke in arabischer Sprache. Band 1: Prolegomena. Scientia Graeco-Arabica, Bd 16/1. Boston; Berlin: De Gruyter, 2015. ix, 429 p. € 119.95. ISBN 9781614517825.

Vasaly, Ann. Livy's political philosophy: power and personality in early Rome. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2015. xi, 209 p. $90.00. ISBN 9781107065673.

Wefers, Stefanie. Die Mühlenkaskade von Ephesos: technikgeschichtliche Studien zur Versorgung einer spätantiken bis frühbyzantinischen Stadt. Monographien des Römisch-Germanischen Zentralmuseums, 118. Mainz: Verlag des Römisch-Germanischen Zentralmuseums, 2015. x, 318 p., 66 p. of plates, 41 p. of color plates. € 75.00. ISBN 9783884672228.

No comments:

Post a Comment

Note: Only a member of this blog may post a comment.