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  • Tierbilder aus dem ersten Jahrhundertby Ragnar Kinzelbach

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 119.71

    The Artemidorus papyrus, originating from Alexandria at the beginning of the 1st century A.D., contains on its verso 41 drawings by one hand, thereof 38 sketches of animals (some comprising two species each, thus resulting in 44 species), most of them labelled with their Greek names. As visible from the ?title? on the papyrus itself, it... more...

  • Critical Moments in Classical Literatureby Richard Hunter

    Cambridge University Press 2009; US$ 80.00 US$ 65.60

    A series of innovative critical readings exploring how the ancients discussed the meaning of literary works and their importance in society. more...

  • The Essential Iliadby Homer; Stanley Lombardo; Sheila Murnaghan

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2000; US$ 9.75

    While preserving the basic narrative of the Iliad , this selection also highlights the epic's high poetic moments and essential mythological content, and will prove especially useful in surveys of world literature. more...

  • The Complete Euripides, 2by Peter Burian; Alan Shapiro

    Oxford University Press, USA 2010; US$ 8.99 US$ 7.73

    Based on the conviction that only translators who write poetry themselves can best re-create the celebrated and timeless tragedies of Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides, the Greek Tragedy in New Translations series offers new translations that go beyond the literal meaning of the Greek in order to evoke the poetry of the originals. The tragedies collected... more...

  • Works of Sophoclesby Sophocles 2010; US$ 3.99

    This collection was designed for optimal navigation on Kindle and other electronic devices. This collection offers lower price, the convenience of a one-time download, and it reduces the clutter in your digital library. All books included in this collection feature a hyperlinked table of contents and footnotes. The collection is complimented by an... more...

  • Ancient Greek Epigramsby Gordon L. Fain

    University of California Press 2010; US$ 34.95 US$ 27.96

    After Sappho but before the great Latin poets, the most important short poems in the ancient world were Greek epigrams. Beginning with simple expressions engraved on stone, these poems eventually encompassed nearly every theme we now associate with lyric poetry in English. Many of the finest are on love and would later exert a profound influence on... more...

  • An Introduction to Greek Tragedyby Ruth Scodel

    Cambridge University Press 2010; US$ 24.00 US$ 19.68

    An accessible introduction for students and anyone interested in increasing their enjoyment of Greek tragic plays. more...

  • The Ironic Defense of Socratesby David M. Leibowitz

    Cambridge University Press 2010; US$ 37.00 US$ 30.34

    Arrives at a controversial interpretation of Plato's Apology of Socrates by focusing on the meaning and extent of Socratic and Platonic irony. more...

  • On the Meaning of Prepositions and Casesby Silvia Luraghi

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2003; US$ 180.00

    Prepositions and cases constitute a fruitful field of research for semantics. The historical development of their meaning can shed light on the relations among the semantic roles of participants and on the organization of conceptual space. Ancient Greek allows an in-depth study of such development. The book, based on a wide, diachronically ordered... more...

  • Found in Translationby J. Michael Walton

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 29.00 US$ 23.78

    This 2006 book addresses the wider issues of transferring any piece of theatre from a source into a target language. more...