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  • Charakterfokalisation bei Lucanby Kathrin Ludwig

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 154.00

    In recent years, the methods of modern narrative theory have become essential tools for researching ancient texts. This work analyzes figural perspectives in the Civil War epic Pharsalia by the Roman poet Lucan (39-65 AD), and describes their function in communicating the overall message of the text. The author demonstrates unique elements... more...

  • Cicero: On Moral Endsby Marcus Tullius Cicero; Julia Annas; Raphael Woolf

    Cambridge University Press 2001; US$ 24.00

    An accessible 2001 translation of Cicero's important work on ethics. more...

  • Ciceros "Rosciana Amerina"by Severin Koster

    Franz Steiner Verlag 2012; US$ 40.08

    <P>Der antike Prosarhythmus ist nie bevorzugter Forschungsgegenstand der Philologie gewesen, rückte allerdings immer wieder einmal durch neue Untersuchungen ins Blickfeld. Besonders die Klauselforschung wurde vorherrschend, vor allem durch Th. Zielinskis Studie "Über das Clauselgesetz in Ciceros Reden" (Leipzig 1909).</P> <P>Einen... more...

  • Ciceros »De re publica« im Unterrichtby Hans-Joachim Glücklich; Hans-Joachim Glücklich

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2010; US$ 14.30

    In diesem Lehrerkommentar werden, auf die Unterrichtspraxis bezogen, die Texte interpretiert, die in der Ausgabe »De re publica« (Reihe Exempla) enthalten sind. Dabei wird auf die Einordnung der ausgewählten Texte in den Zusammenhang des gesamten Werkes und auf die Darstellung der Gedankenentwicklung besonderer Wert gelegt. Dadurch ergibt sich eine... more...

  • Commenta in Ciceronis Rhetoricaby C. Marius Victorinus; Thomas Riesenweber

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 112.00

    This is the first and completely new edition of Victorinus? late-antique commentary on Cicero?s De inventione since 150 years. The edition is based on a critical new reading of all the manuscripts including a previously unknown manuscript family which transmitted the correct text in many places. more...

  • Commentary on the Historia Apollonii Regis Tyriby G. Kortekaas

    BRILL 2006; US$ 247.00

    After the publication of the Latin text (Brill, 2004), with totally new ideas concerning the text-genese, a detailed commentery is absolutely requested for all future investigations. more...

  • A Companion to Persius and Juvenalby Susanna Braund; Josiah Osgood

    Wiley 2012; US$ 206.95

    A Companion to Persius and Juvenal breaks new ground in its in-depth focus on both authors as "satiric successors"; detailed individual contributions suggest original perspectives on their work, and provide an in-depth exploration of Persius' and Juvenal's afterlives. Provides detailed and up-to-date guidance on the texts and contexts of Persius... more...

  • The Complete Poems of Tibullusby Albius Tibullus

    University of California Press 2012; US$ 29.95

    Tibullus is considered one of the finest exponents of Latin lyric in the golden age of Rome, during the Emperor Augustus?s reign, and his poetry retains its enduring beauty and appeal. Together these works provide an important document for anyone who seeks to understand Roman culture and sexuality and the origins of Western poetry. ? The new translation... more...

  • Dall'Elicona a Romaby Elena Merli

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 119.00

    The motifs of fons inspirationis and labor limae lost their semantic force in Latin poetry after the Augustan age. This book analyzes these two topoi from Ovid to Martialand shows how poetic inspiration and lima poetica are subtly displayed for the purpose of self-fashioning and communication by poets with theirpatrons. more...

  • Das Imperium Romanum und seine Gegenweltenby Wiebke Vergin

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 168.00

    Ammianus is regarded as the greatest historian of late antiquity. Yet his geographic and ethnographic digressions were long underestimated as examples offeigned eruditionand as undue interruptions to the historical narrative. The author of this volume believes that the key to understanding Ammianus?s work as a whole lies in his teaching... more...