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  • Die philippischen Reden / Philippicaby Cicero; Rainer Nickel; Manfred Fuhrmann

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 78.57

    Cicero kämpfte sein Leben lang für die Erhaltung der römischen Republik (res publica), Recht und Gerechtigkeit sowie die freie politische Auseinandersetzung im Senat und vor der Volksversammlung. In seinen vierzehn Philippischen Reden greift er so den Konsul Antonius und seine zweifelhafte Amtsführung an. Die Ziele und Methoden der Akteure auf der... more...

  • Madness Unchainedby Lee Fratantuono

    Lexington Books 2007; US$ 47.99

    The book aims at providing a coherent guide to the entirety of Virgil's Aeneid, with analysis of every scene and, in some cases, every line of crucial passages. The book tries to provide a guide to the vast bibliography and scholarly apparatus that has grown around Virgil studies (especially over the past century), and to offer some critical study... more...

  • Origo gentisby Alheydis Plassmann

    De Gruyter 2006; US$ 89.80

    Die Herkunftserzählungen der früh- und hochmittelalterlichen Geschichtsschreiber, die man traditionellerweise als Origo gentis bezeichnet, werden erstmals im Gesamtkontext des Geschichtswerkes untersucht. So kann man Mustern der Identitäts- und Legitimitätsstiftung, die in den Herkunftserzählungen angelegt sind, im weiteren Text nachzuspüren... more...

  • Studien zur Originalität der römischen Tragödieby Eckard Lefèvre

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 157.19

    The collected papers in this volume, many of them previously unpublished, demonstrate the politcial character of Roman tragedy and show that, during the Imperial period, panegyrics often shifted to opposition. more...

  • Charakterfokalisation bei Lucanby Kathrin Ludwig

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 123.50

    Methoden moderner Erzähltheorie sind in den letzten Jahren unverzichtbare Werkzeuge für die Erforschung antiker Texte geworden. Die vorliegende Arbeit analysiert die Figurenperspektive im Bürgerkriegsepos Pharsalia des römischen Dichters Lucan (39-65 n. Chr.) und beschreibt ihre Funktionen für die Gesamtaussage des Textes. In einem... more...

  • Latin Erotic Elegyby Paul Allen Miller

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 43.95

    This indispensable volume provides a complete course on Latin erotic elegy, allowing students to trace a coherent narrative of the genre's rise and fall, and to understand its relationship to the changes that marked the collapse of the Roman republic, and the founding of the empire. The book begins with a detailed and wide-ranging introduction, looking... more...

  • Die Kaiserviten. Berühmte Männer / De vita Caesarum. De viris illustribusby Sueton; Hans Martinet

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 112.27

    In De vita Caesarum , Suetonius portrays the lives of twelve Roman emperors from Caesar to Domitian. He presents the light and dark sides of their personalities, thus offering a portrait of the mores of the late Roman Republic and early Roman Empire. De viris illustribus is devoted to the lives of famous orators, grammarians, and philosophers... more...

  • Students Catullusby Daniel H. Garrison

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 43.95

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Plautus in Performanceby Niall W. Slater

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 130.00

    Plautus was Ancient Rome's greatest comic playwright, Shakespeare drew heavily on his plots, and his legacy is prevalent throughout modern drama. In this expanded edition of his successful book, one of America's foremost Classical scholars introduces performance criticism to the study of Plautus' ancient drama. In addition to the original detailed... more...

  • Ovid's Heroinesby Clare Pollard; Ovid

    Bloodaxe Books 2014; US$ 13.05

    Ovid's Heroides, written in Rome some time between 25 and 16 BC, was once his most popular work. The title translates as Heroines. It is a series of poems in the voices of women from Greek and Roman myth -including Phaedra, Medea, Penelope and Ariadne -addressed to the men they love. Claimed as both the first book of dramatic monologues and the first... more...