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  • Odyssea Homeri a Francisco Griffolino Aretino in Latinum translataby Christina Meckelnborg; Bernd Schneider

    BRILL 2011; US$ 176.00

    This edition offers a critical text of the Latin prose translation of the Odyssey of Homer, made in about 1462 by Francesco Griffolini at the behest of Pope Pius II. The comprehensive introduction provides information about the life and work of the author, examines his method of translation and clarifies the manuscript transmission of the text. more...

  • The "Homeric Hymn to Hermes"by Athanassios Vergados

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 210.00

    In der Reihe werden wichtige Neuausgaben und Kommentare zu Texten der griechisch-römischen Antike publiziert, insbesondere kommentierte Ausgaben nur fragmentarisch überlieferter Texte. Ihrem umfassenden Charakter entsprechend leistet die Reihe einen wesentlichen Beitrag zur Erschließung der antiken Literatur. more...

  • Homer, gedeutet durch ein großes Lexikonby Michael Meier-Brügger

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 210.00

    Das ?Lexikon des frühgriechischen Epos? ist nach einem halben Jahrhundert philologischer Arbeit vollendet. Es bietet vielfältige Informationen zum gesamten frühgriechischen Wortschatz, so wie er von Homer, Hesiod, den homerischen Hymnen und den sog. kleinen Epikern verwendet wird. Die erste Lieferung datiert von 1955, die letzte von 2010.... more...

  • Omero e i suoi oratoriby Stefano Dentice di Accadia Ammone

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 196.00

    Die direkten Reden innerhalb der Ilias machen zwei Drittel des Werkes aus und tragen wesentlich zur Entwicklung der Handlung bei. Wie aber sind diese Reden konzipiert? Liegt ihnen ein sorgfältiges rhetorisches Konzept zugrunde, sodass man schon von ?rhetorischen? Reden sprechen kann? In den Studien über antike Rhetorik hat sich die... more...

  • Homer's The Odysseyby Leland Ryken

    Crossway 2013; US$ 5.99

    Guides readers through Homer?s The Odyssey and highlights the universal theme of longing for redemption as displayed in this epic tale of a man trying to find his way home. Part of the Christian Guides to the Classics series. more...

  • The Song of the Sirens and Other Essaysby Pietro Pucci

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1997; US$ 41.00

    In this collection of his essays on Homer, some new and some appearing for the first time in English, the distinguished scholar Pietro Pucci examines the linguistic and rhetorical features of the poet's works. Arguing that there can be no purely historical interpretation, given that the parameters of interpretation are themselves historically determined,... more...

  • A Penelopean Poeticsby Barbara Clayton

    Lexington Books 2004; US$ 37.99

    A Penelopean Poetics looks at the relationship between gender ideology and the self-referential poetics fo the Odyssey through the figure of Penelope. Her poetics become a discursive thread through which different feminine voices can realize their resistant capacities. Author, Barbara Clayton, informs discussions in the classics, gender studies, and... more...

  • Aristarch, Aristophanes Byzantios, Demetrios Ixion, Zenodotby Helmut van Thiel

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 881.00

    Die Fragmente der Alexandriner zur Ilias werden in dieser Ausgabe erstmals systematisch gesammelt, neu ediert und kommentiert, und zwar ? abweichend von allen früheren Editionen ? unter Berücksichtigung ihrer überlieferten Form. Die innovative Auffassung der antiken Ekdoseis als Arbeitsexemplare der Alexandriner und die systematische... more...

  • Homer?s Iliad. Book IIIby Martha Krieter-Spiro; Joachim Latacz; Anton Bierl; S. Douglas Olson [English Edition]; Benjamin Millis; Sara Strack

    De Gruyter 2015; Not Available

    This commentary on the 3rd book of the Iliad concentrates on the interpretation of the ceremonial single combat between the rivals for Helen, Paris and Menelaus, a scene that reflects the origins of the Trojan War. The famous parade before the walls presents Agamemnon, Odysseus and Ajax, and reveals just how much in love Paris and Helen... more...

  • Homerby Elton TE Baker; Joel Christensen

    Oneworld Publications 2013; US$ 7.99

    Widely revered as the father of Western literature, Homer was the author of The Iliad and The Odyssey, the epic poems which immortalized such names as Cyclops, Menelaus, and Achilles, and inspired such films as the Brad Pitt blockbuster Troy. In this vivid introduction, Elton Barker and Joel Christensen celebrate the complexity, innovation and sheer... more...