The Policy of Darius and Xerxes towards Thrace and Macedonia

Miroslav Ivanov Vasilev, Troyan (Bulgaria)

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€120,00
$152.00
ISBN13: 
9789004282148
E-ISBN: 
9789004282155
Publication Date: 
February 2015
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Hardback
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xii, 260 pp.
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ISSN: 
2352-8656
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379

Ido Israelowich

This monograph offers a study of the inter-relations between medicine, religion, and literature in the Sacred Tales of the Second Century CE Greek scholar Aelius Aristides.
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Volume: 
341
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004229082
E-ISBN: 
9789004229440
Publication date: 
May 2012
€116,00
$141.00

Paul J. du Plessis

This book is a fundamental reassessment of one of the most important commercial contracts in Roman law. By drawing on legal and non-legal source material, this book seeks to assess the development of the contract in light of Roman legal thought.
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Volume: 
340
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004219595
E-ISBN: 
9789004229457
Publication date: 
April 2012
€116,00
$141.00

Edited by Irene J.F. de Jong

The third volume of the Studies in Ancient Greek narrative deals with the narratological category of space: how is space, including objects which function as 'props', presented in narrative texts and what are its functions (thematic, symbolic, psychologising, or characterising).
Series: 
Volume: 
339
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004222571
E-ISBN: 
9789004224384
Publication date: 
March 2012
€214,00
$258.00

Leonardo Tarán and Dimitri Gutas

This important new editio maior of Aristotle's Poetics is based on all the primary sources and is accompanied by a details critical apparatus. The introductory chapters provide important new insights about the transmission of the text to the present day and especially the significance of the Syro...
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Volume: 
338
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004217409
E-ISBN: 
9789004217775
Publication date: 
March 2012
€187,00
$226.00

Edited by Catherine Collobert, Pierre Destrée and Francisco J. Gonzalez

Through the contributions of specialists in the field, this volume addresses the still open question of the role and status of myth in Plato’s dialogues and thereby speaks to the broader problem of the relation between philosophy and poetic discourse.
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Volume: 
337
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004218666
E-ISBN: 
9789004224360
Publication date: 
February 2012
€187,00
$226.00

Edited by Olga Tellegen-Couperus.

Drawing on epigraphic, legal, literary, and numismatic sources, this book reveals how, in the Roman Republic, law and religion interacted to serve the same purpose, the continued growth and consolidation of Rome’s power.
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Volume: 
336
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004218505
E-ISBN: 
9789004219205
Publication date: 
November 2011
€114,00
$139.00

Edited by Elizabeth Minchin

This ninth Orality and Literacy volume considers oral composition, performance, reception, and the mutual interplay between oral performance and written text. Authors under consideration are Homer, Hesiod, Plato, Isocrates, orators of the Second Sophistic, and Proclus. Cross-cultural studies are...
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Volume: 
335
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004217744
E-ISBN: 
9789004217751
Publication date: 
December 2011
€125,00
$151.00

by Timothy S. Johnson.

By examining the relationship of the iambic tradition with ritual, this book studies how Horace’s Epodes are more than partisan (consolidating Octavian’s victory by projecting hostilities onto powerless others) but a meta-partisan project (forming fractured entities into a diversified unity).
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Volume: 
334
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004215238
E-ISBN: 
9789004216037
Publication date: 
November 2011
€138,00
$167.00

Paul Curtis

This monograph focuses solely on the Stesichoros’s Geryoneis. The main feature to the book is its full-length commentary. As well as providing a detailed analysis on the poet’s language and style, the song is considered in its wider religious context.
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Volume: 
333
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004207677
E-ISBN: 
9789004214200
Publication date: 
September 2011
€113,00
$137.00

edited by A.P.M.H. Lardinois, J.H. Blok and M.G.M. van der Poel

Surveying the variety of ways in which written texts and oral discourse were involved in ancient religions, the contributions to this volume show that oral and written forms were intricately connected in both Greek and Roman state and private religions.
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Volume: 
332
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004194120
E-ISBN: 
9789004214217
Publication date: 
June 2011
€170,00
$205.00

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