Thursday, September 1, 2016

2016.09.01

Books Received August 2016.

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This list contains all books and notifications of new books received in the previous month by BMCR. 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.)

*Antikythera Mechanism Research Project. The inscriptions of the Antikythera Mechanism. Almagest: international journal for the history of scientific ideas, 7.1, March 2016. Turnhout: Brepols Publishers, 2016. 319 p. € 33.00 (pb). ISSN 17922593.

*Aygon, Jean-Pierre. Ut scaena, sic vita: mise en scène et dévoilement dans les oeuvres philosophiques et dramatiques de Sénèque. Chorégie: études, 1. Paris: Éditions de Boccard, 2016. 395 p. € 59.00 (pb). ISBN 9782701804255.

*Benitez, Rick and Keping Wang (edd.). Reflections on Plato's poetics: essays from Beijing. Berrima: Academic Printing and Publishing, 2016. ix, 245 p. $145.00. ISBN 9780994541802.

*Berzon, Todd S. Classifying Christians: ethnography, heresiology, and the limits of knowledge in Late Antiquity. Oakland: University of California Press, 2016. xiv, 302 p. $95.00. ISBN 9780520284265.

*Bettenworth, Anja. "Hoc satis in titulo ...": Studien zu den Inschriften in der römischen Elegie. Orbis antiquus, 44. Münster: Aschendorff Verlag, 2016. vi, 470 p. € 63.00 (pb). ISBN 9783402144466.

Brizzi, Giovanni. 70 d.C. La conquista di Gerusalemme. I Robinson/Letture. Roma: Bari, 2015. xi, 426 p. € 24.00. ISBN 9788858119792

Brown, B. K. M. The mirror of epic: The Iliad and history. Berrima: Academic Printing and Publishing, 2016. xi, 403 p. $175.00. ISBN 9780994541826.

*Cairns, Francis and Roy Gibson (edd.). Greek and Roman poetry; the Elder Pliny. Papers of the Langford Latin Seminar, 16 2016. Prenton: Francis Cairns, 2016. vi, 337 p. $80.00. ISBN 9780905205595.

*Calabi, Francesca, Olivier Munnich, Gretchen Reydams-Schils and Emmanuele Vimercati (edd.). Pouvoir et puissances chez Philon d'Alexandrie. Monothéismes et philosophie. Turnhout: Brepols Publishers, 2015. xxx, 388 p. € 65.00 (pb). ISBN 9782503566375.

Canevaro, Lilah Grace. Hesiod's Works and days: how to teach self-sufficiency. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2015. xiii, 269 p. $89.95. ISBN 9780198729549.

*Collard, Hélène. Montrer l'invisible: rituel et présentification du divin dans l'imagerie attique. Kernos. Supplément, 30. Liège: Presses Universitaires de Liège, 2016. 362 p. € 40.00 (pb). ISBN 9782875620965.

Coşkun, Altay and Alex McAuley (edd.). Seleukid royal women: creation, representation and distortion of hellenistic queenship in the Seleukid Empire. Historia - Einzelschriften, 240. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2016. 322 p. € 62.00. ISBN 9783515112956.

*Cullen, Henry and John Taylor. Latin to GCSE: Part 1. OCR. London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2016. xviii, 250 p. $25.95 (pb). ISBN 9781780934402.

*Cullen, Henry and John Taylor. Latin to GCSE: Part 2. OCR. London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2016. xv, 304 p. $25.95 (pb). ISBN 9781780934419.

**Derda, Tomasz, Adam Łajtar and Jakub Urbanik (edd.). Proceedings of the 27th International Congress of Papyrology, Warsaw 29.07-3.08 2013 (3 vols.). JJP supplement, 28. Warszawa: Journal of Juristic Papyrology, 2016. 2,100 p. € 180.00. ISBN 9788393842582.

Dolata, Jens. Römische Ziegelstempel aus Mainz. Teil I: Militärische Ziegelstempel des 1. Jahrhunderts (Materialvorlage). Mainzer Archäologische Schriften, 13. Mainz: Generaldirektion Kulturelles Erbe, Direktion Landesarchäologie, 2014. xi, 420 p. € 85.00. ISBN 9783935970167. *Dressler, Alex. Personification and the feminine in Roman philosophy. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016. xiii, 312 p. $99.99. ISBN 9781107105966.

Eidinow, Esther, Julia Kindt and Robin Osborne (edd.). Theologies of ancient Greek religion. Cambridge classical studies. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016. xvii, 423 p. $120.00. ISBN 9781107153479.

*Fane-Saunders, Peter. Pliny the Elder and the emergence of Renaissance architecture. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016. xxiii, 491 p. $135.00. ISBN 9781107079861.

*Fittschen, Klaus and Johannes Bergemann (edd.). Katalog der Skulpturen der Sammlung Wallmoden. Göttinger Studien zur Mediterranen Archäologie, Bd 6. München: Biering & Brinkmann Verlag, 2015. 336 p. € 148.00. ISBN 9783930609611.

**Gilhaus, Lennart, Stephanie Kirsch, Isabelle Mossong, Franziska Reich and Sebastian Wirz (edd.). Elite und Krise in antiken Gesellschaften / Élites et crises dans les sociétés antiques. Collegium Beatus Rhenanus, 5. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2016. 182 p. € 42.00 (pb). ISBN 9783515113106.

*González Ponce, Francisco J., F. Javier Gómez Espelosín and Antonio L. Chávez Reino (edd.). La letra y la carta: descripción verbal representación gráfica en los diseños terrestres grecolatinos. Estudios en honor de Pietro Janni. Monografías de GAHIA, 1. Sevilla: Editorial Universidad de Sevilla; Servicio de publicaciones de la Universidad de Alcalá, 2016. xxxiii, 376 p. € 22.00. ISBN 9788447218356.

**Haensch, Rudolf (ed.). Recht haben und Recht bekommen im Imperium Romanum: das Gerichtswesen der romischen Kaiserzeitt... und seine dokumentarische Evidenz. JJP supplement, 24. Warszawa: Journal of Juristic Papyrology, 2016. 790 p. € 70.00. ISBN 9788393842537.

**Hartmann, Elke. Ordnung in Unordnung: Kommunikation, Konsum und Konkurrenz in der stadtrömischen Gesellschaft der frühen Kaiserzeit. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2016. 255 p. € 52.00. ISBN 9783515113625.

Hau, Lisa Irene. Moral history from Herodotus to Diodorus. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2016. viii, 312 p. £ 80.00. ISBN 9781474411073.

*Hawkins, Cameron. Roman artisans and the urban economy. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016. xi, 307 p. $99.99. ISBN 9781107115446.

*Heinemann, Alexander. Der Gott des Gelages: Dionysos, Satyrn und Mänaden auf attischem Trinkgeschirr des 5. Jahrhunderts v. Chr. Image & context, 15. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2016. xiv, 787 p. $182.00. ISBN 9783110222234.

**Heldmann, Konrad. Europa und der Stier oder der Brautraub des Zeus: die Entführung Europas in den Darstellungen der griechischen und römischen Antike. Hypomnemata, 204. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2016. 227 p. € 90.00. ISBN 9783525208724.

**Heyn, Maura K. and Ann Irvine Steinsapir (edd.). Icon, cult, and context: sacred spaces and objects in the classical world. Monographs, 82. Los Angeles: Cotsen Institute of Archaeology Press, 2016. 224 p. $60.00 (pb). ISBN 9781938770067.

Jacobs, Andrew S. Epiphanius of Cyprus: a cultural biography of late antiquity. Christianity in late antiquity 2. Oakland: University of California Press, 2016. xiv, 335 p. $95.00. ISBN 9780520291126.

*Johnson, William A. The essential Herodotus: translation, introduction, and annotations. New York; Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. xxii, 264 p. $16.95 (pb). ISBN 9780199897957.

*Kästner, Ursula and David Saunders (edd.). Dangerous perfection: ancient funerary vases from southern Italy. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2016. 212 p. $60.00. ISBN 9781606064764.

**Kintrup, Carola. Die attischen Sarkophage, Zweiter Faszikel: Amazonomachie - Schlacht - Epinausimachie. Die antiken Sarkophagreliefs, Bd 9. Berlin: Gebr. Mann Verlag, 2016. 484 p. € 128.00. ISBN 9783786127550.

Kunisch, Norbert. Die Attische Importkeramik. Milet: Ergebnisse der Ausgrabungen und Untersuchungen seit dem Jahr 1899, Bd. 5: Funde aus Milet, Teil 3. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2016. x, 220 p., 15 p. of illustrations, 130 p. of plates. $182.00. ISBN 9783110454895.

*Lanni, Adriaan. Law and order in ancient Athens. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016. xii, 226 p. $99.99. ISBN 9780521198806.

*Latham, Jacob A. Performance, memory, and processions in ancient Rome: the pompa circensis from the Late Republic to Late Antiquity. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016. xxii, 345 p. $120.00. ISBN 9781107130715.

Longo, Angela and Daniela Patrizia Taormina (edd.). Plotinus and Epicurus: matter, perception, pleasure. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016. xviii, 236 p. $99.99. ISBN 9781107124219.

*Melville, Sarah C. The campaigns of Sargon II, King of Assyria, 721-705 B.C. Campaigns and commanders, 55. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2016. xvi, 300 p. $32.95. ISBN 9780806154039.

Moscati Castelnuovo, Luisa (ed.). Solone e Creso: variazioni letterarie, filosofiche e iconografiche su un tema erodoteo. Macerata: EUM Edizioni Università di Macerata, 2016. 237 p. € 18.00 (pb). ISBN 9788860564603.

Poignault, Rémy and Catherine Schneider (edd.). Fabrique de la déclamation antique (controverses et suasoires). Collection de la Maison de l'Orient et de la Méditerranée, 55; Série littéraire et philosophique, 21. Lyon: Maison de l'Orient et de la Méditerranée - Jean Pouilloux, 2016. 443 p. € 43.00 (pb). ISBN 9782356680594.

Popkin, Maggie L. The architecture of the Roman triumph: monuments, memory, and identity. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016. xiv, 271 p., [8] p. of plates. $99.99. ISBN 9781107103573.

*Pucci, Pietro. Euripides's revolution under cover: an essay. Cornell studies in classical philology. Ithaca; London: Cornell University Press, 2016. vii, 235 p. $59.95. ISBN 9781501700613.

Rahe, Paul A. The Spartan regime: its character, origins, and grand strategy. Yale library of military history. New Haven; London: Yale University Press, 2016. xviii, 212 p. $35.00. ISBN 9780300219012.

Riesbeck, David J. Aristotle on political community. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. xii, 322 p. $120.00. ISBN 9781107107021.

**Scharff, Sebastian. Eid und Außenpolitik: Studien zur religiösen Fundierung der Akzeptanz zwischenstaatlicher Vereinbarungen im Vorrömischen Griechenland. Historia - Einzelschriften, 241. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2016. 389 p. € 68.00. ISBN 9783515112031.

*Shear Jr., T. Leslie. Trophies of victory public building in Periklean Athens. Princeton: Department of Art and Archaeology, Princeton University, in association with Princeton University Press, 2016. xxiii, 475 p. $65.00 (pb). ISBN 9780691170572.

*Shelton, Jo-Ann. Pliny the Younger: Selected letters. Mundelein, IL: Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, Inc., 2016. xxx, 264 p. $29.00 (pb). ISBN 9780865168404.

*Sigelman, Asya C. Pindar's poetics of immortality. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016. x, 200 p. $99.99. ISBN 9781107135017.

*Silvestrelli, Francesca and Ingrid E. M. Edlund-Berry. A Greek settlement at Sant'Angelo Vecchio. The Chora of Metaponto, 6. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2016. xviii, 659 p. $75.00. ISBN 9781477309476.

Stephenson, Paul. The Serpent Column: a cultural biography. Onassis series in Hellenic culture. New York; Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. xxii, 275 p. $74.00. ISBN 9780190209063.

Strong, Anise K. Prostitutes and matrons in the Roman world. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016. ix, 304 p. $99.99. ISBN 9781107148758.

Struck, Peter T. Divination and human nature: a cognitive history of intuition in classical antiquity. Princeton; Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2016. x, 288 p. $45.00. ISBN 9780691169392.

*van der Blom, Henriette. Oratory and political career in the late Roman republic. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. xiii, 377 p. $120.00. ISBN 9781107051935.

Vasiliu, Anca. Divines techniques: arts et langage homérique à la fin de l'Antiquité. Kaïnon, 4. Paris: Classiques Garnier, 2016. 168 p. € 29.00 (pb). ISBN 9782812438066.

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