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  • The Door Ajarby Farouk F. Grewing; Benjamin Acosta-Hughes; Alexander Kirichenko

    Universitätsverlag Winter 2013; US$ 90.87

    When is "closure" in fact "false closure", the deceptive opposite of apparent conclusion or perfection? 2009 marked the twentieth anniversary of the publication of Don Fowler's seminal essay "First Thoughts on Closure: Problems and Prospects" (MD 22: 75-122), a work that contributed greatly to bringing about a broad reconsideration in Ancient literary... more...

  • Lust am Lesenby Fabian Zogg

    C.H. Beck 2014; US$ 67.00

    Literarische Anspielungen im Frieden des Aristophanes sind zwar bereits seit der Antike Gegenstand der Forschung, wurden aber noch nie systematisch untersucht. Neben einer Detailanalyse aller Bezüge der Komödie zu literarischen Einzeltexten werden auch die kulturellen Implikationen des Befundes in den Fokus gerückt: Die komplexe Intertextualität ist... more...

  • Redenby Lysias; Thomas Baier; Ingeborg Huber; Kai Brodersen; Martin Hose

    WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2014; US$ 88.83

    Lysias, der von der Mitte des 5. Jh. bis zu seinem Tod nach 380 v.Chr. in Athen lebte, verdiente sein Geld als Redenschreiber. Für Menschen ganz unterschiedlicher Herkunft verfasste er Plädoyers, die diese in Gerichtsprozessen vorzutragen hatten. Der Leser lernt eine Vielzahl sozialer Typen kennen: einen des Mordes angeklagten gehörnten Ehemann, einen... more...

  • Index Hippocraticus, Teil: Neue Nachträgeby Anargyros Anastassiou

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2014; US$ 25.69

    Die Neuen Nachträge zum Index Hippocraticus verarbeiten neu gewonnene Erkenntnisse und Materialien, die die Sprache des Corpus Hippocraticum betreffen. Einbezogen wurden aktuelle textkritische Publikationen sowie zwei der direkten Überlieferung anzurechnende Papyri. Ein großer Teil des Materials der Neuen Nachträge geht jedoch auf die erstmalige Aufnahme... more...

  • 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 Emergence of Reflexivity in Greek Language and Thoughtby Edward T. Jeremiah

    BRILL 2012; US$ 151.00

    Tying together linguistics, philology and philosophy, this monograph explores the morphological and semantic development of the heavily marked reflexive system in Ancient Greek and argues that these changes are connected to a reconceptualisation of the human subject as characteristically reflexive. more...

  • Aeschylus' Agamemnon, The Choephori & The Eumenidesby Robert J. Milch

    John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 2001; US$ 5.99

    One of the most successful playwrights of ancient Greece, Aeschylus wrote nearly 90 plays, but today only 7 survive. Credited with introducing a second actor onstage, his plays retell the battles, victories, and social ramifications of life in the golden days of Athens. These plays are 2,500 years old and still performed, for they speak directly to... more...

  • Justice as an aspect of the polis idea in Solon's political poemsby J.A. Almeida

    BRILL 2003; US$ 156.00

    This text seeks to examine the meaning of justice or "dike" in the political poems of Solon from a new interpretative perspective. The author's central proposal is that the polis idea, from new classical archaeology, provides an objective standard for an interpretation of Solon's "dike". more...

  • Homer: The Iliadby M. S. Silk

    Cambridge University Press 2004; US$ 20.00

    This volume is a distinctive critical introduction to Homer's Iliad, the earliest epic poem. more...

  • A commentary on Isocrates' Busirisby N. Livingstone

    BRILL 2001; US$ 156.00

    This volume contains a scholarly commentary on the puzzling work "Busiris" - part mythological "jeu d'esprit", part rhetorical treatise and part self-promoting polemic - by the Greek educator and rhetorician Isocrates (436-338 BC). more...