The Ancient Sailing Season

James Beresford, Lahore University

Status: 
€134,00
$182.00
ISBN13: 
9789004223523
E-ISBN: 
9789004241947
Publication Date: 
November 2012
Format: 
Hardback
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ISSN: 
2352-8656
Volume: 
351

Edited by Jeremy McInerney, University of Pennsylvania and Ineke Sluiter, Leiden University, with the assistance of Bob Corthals

Valuing Landscape explores how physical environments affected the cultural imagination of Greco-Roman Antiquity. It demonstrates the values attached to mountains, the underworld, sacred landscapes, and battlefields, and the evaluations of locale connected with migration, exile, and travel.
Series: 
Volume: 
393
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004319707
Expected: 
June 2016
€140,00
$181.00

Edited by Anton Bierl, University of Basel and André Lardinois, Radboud University, Nijmegen

In The Newest Sappho Anton Bierl and André Lardinois have edited 21 papers of world-renowned Sappho scholars dealing with the new papyrus fragments of poems by Sappho that were published in 2014.
Series: 
Volume: 
392
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004311626
Expected: 
May 2016
€172,00
$223.00

Edited by Vanessa Cazzato and André Lardinois, Radboud University, Nijmegen, with an Introduction by Anastasia-Erasmia Peponi, Stanford University

The Look of Lyric: Greek Song and the Visual addresses the varied modes of interaction between ancient Greek lyric poetry and the visual arts as well as more general notions of visuality.
Series: 
Volume: 
391
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004311633
Expected: 
May 2016
€135,00
$175.00

Stephanie Nelson, Boston University

Aristophanes and His Tragic Muse considers the opposition of comedy and tragedy in 5th century Athens and its effect on the drama of Aristophanes. The study examines tragedy’s focus on necessity and a quest for meaning as a complement to a neglected but critical element in Athenian comedy,...
Series: 
Volume: 
390
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004310902
Expected: 
March 2016
€135,00
$175.00

Jon M. Frey, Michigan State University

Through intensive surveys of three fortifications in late Roman Greece, Frey reveals the untapped potential of spolia in demonstrating the critical role played by non-elites in bringing about the architectural and social changes that mark the end of classical antiquity.
Series: 
Volume: 
389
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004288003
E-ISBN: 
9789004289673
Publication date: 
December 2015
€93,00
$120.00

By Saskia Peels, Université de Liège.

In Hosios: A Semantic Study of Greek Piety Saskia Peels elucidates the semantics of the Ancient Greek adjective hosios and its cognates.
Series: 
Volume: 
387
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004294639
E-ISBN: 
9789004304277
Publication date: 
October 2015
€115,00
$149.00

Lee M. Fratantuono, Ohio Wesleyan University and R. Alden Smith, Baylor University

Fratantuono and Smith provide the first detailed consideration of Book 5 of Virgil’s Aeneid, with introduction, critical text, translation and commentary.
Series: 
Volume: 
386
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004301245
E-ISBN: 
9789004301283
Publication date: 
August 2015
€219,00
$284.00

Jeroen Lauwers, University of Leuven

This book offers a discussion of the representation of the fields of philosophy, sophistry, and rhetoric in the orations of the philosophical orator Maximus of Tyre (2nd century CE) and twelve other intellectuals from the Roman Empire.
Series: 
Volume: 
385
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004301528
E-ISBN: 
9789004301535
Publication date: 
September 2015
€126,00
$163.00

Edited by Andrew Faulkner, University of Waterloo and Owen Hodkinson, University of Leeds

Hymnic Narrative and the Narratology of Greek Hymns examines the forms and functions of narratives in Ancient Greek hymns, in the contexts of the hymn genre and the development of ancient Greek narrative literature.
Series: 
Volume: 
384
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004288133
E-ISBN: 
9789004289512
Publication date: 
August 2015
€110,00
$142.00

Edward M. Anson, University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Eumenes of Cardia: A Greek Among Macedonians (2nd edition) updates the original work in light of a decade of scholarly activity and presents much new analysis influenced by this continuing scholarship on this particular Successor of Alexander the Great.
Series: 
Volume: 
383
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004297159
E-ISBN: 
9789004297173
Publication date: 
July 2015
€126,00
$163.00

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