Brill's Companion to Lucan

Edited by Paolo Asso

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€198,00
$258.00
ISBN13: 
9789004167865
E-ISBN: 
9789004217096
Publication Date: 
September 2011
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Hardback
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1872-3357

Edited by Gabriele Marasco

Through the examination of political autobiographies and memoirs, some preserved in their entirety, others known only from fragments, this book offers a fascinating picture of the way characters who stand out in history saw and represented themselves and their own political actions.
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004182998
Publication date: 
September 2011
€168,00
$220.00

Edited by Benjamin Acosta-Hughes, Luigi Lehnus and Susan Stephens

This volume is the combined effort of over thirty scholars. They analyize Callimachus, the 3rd-century Alexandrian poet, from literary and technical perspectives, reception and influence. It is designed to facilitate the work of scholars and teachers in the classroom.
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004156739
E-ISBN: 
9789004216976
Publication date: 
July 2011
€204,00
$266.00

Edited by Robin J. Lane Fox

Drawing on the latest archaeology, epigraphy and historical interpretation, this major volume presents a survey of ancient Macedon, important parts of which are published by their excavators for the first time, including the palace of King Philip II. Archaeologists and historians of the ancient...
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004206502
E-ISBN: 
9789004209237
Publication date: 
June 2011
€200,00
$261.00

Edited by Amy C. Smith and Sadie Pickup

In this book an international team of scholars from a wide range of academic fields and perspectives reevaluate the Greek goddess Aphrodite, her worship throughout the Mediterranean, manifold roles in Graeco-Roman antiquity, and reception through the Renaissance and beyond.
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004180031
E-ISBN: 
9789047444503
Publication date: 
March 2010
€161,00
$210.00

Gregory W. Dobrov

The Companion to the Study of Greek Comedy sets forth the main resources for the advancing student in three sections: "Contexts,""History," and "Elements.” The volume is a guide for understanding and interpreting the classic comedies as well as for navigating the...
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004109636
E-ISBN: 
9789004188846
Publication date: 
February 2010
€209,00
$273.00

Edited by Antonios Augoustakis

This volume offers a detailed overview of Silius Italicus’ Punica, by placing the poem within its literary and socio-historical context and by documenting its reception in the humanistic tradition of the Renaissance and subsequent centuries.
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004165700
E-ISBN: 
9789004217119
Publication date: 
November 2009
€168,00
$220.00

Edited by Franco Montanari, Antonios Rengakos, and Christos Tsagalis

Drawing on the growing interest in Near Eastern literature and culture, and applying the insights of both traditional classical philology and the study of oral cultures, this companion offers a wide-ranging, update and comprehensive panorama of the current state of Hesiodic studies.
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004178403
E-ISBN: 
9789047440758
Publication date: 
August 2009
€186,00
$242.00

Edited by W.J. Dominik, J. Garthwaite, and P.A. Roche

This collection of essays offers a comprehensive examination of the varied dynamics and strategies of political discourse and its concealment in Latin literature in the late republic and especially the early empire at Rome.
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004156715
E-ISBN: 
9789004217133
Publication date: 
May 2009
€200,00
$261.00

Edited by Theodore D. Papanghelis and Antonios Rengakos

This 2nd edition of the Companion to Apollonius Rhodius, comprising now nineteen articles by leading scholars from Europe and America, aims at giving an up-to-date outline of the scholarly discussion in these areas and to provide a survey of recent and current trends in Apollonian studies which...
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004161856
E-ISBN: 
9789004217140
Publication date: 
October 2008
€177,00
$232.00

Edited by Peter Bing and Jon Steffen Bruss

An internationally renowned set of experts on epigram offers an introduction, fresh approaches, and new direction to the study of Hellenistic-era epigram by exploring the models, forms, poetology, sub-genera, intertexts, and ancient and modern reception of Hellenistic epigram.
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004152182
E-ISBN: 
9789047419402
Publication date: 
March 2007
€233,00
$303.00

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