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  • Roman Lyricby Francis Cairns

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 182.00

    Francis Cairns has made well-known contributions to the study of Roman Epic and Elegy. Roman Lyric assembles his substantial body of work on Roman lyric, about 30 papers published over the period 1969 to 2010 in many European and American periodicals, themed volumes and Festschriften, along with some new papers.The volume is fully indexed and contains... more...

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

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2010; US$ 21.00

    Hauptbeschreibung 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.... more...

  • Valerius Flaccus' dramatische Erzähltechnikby Christoph Sauer

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2011; US$ 70.00

    Hauptbeschreibung Der flavische Epiker Valerius Flaccus hat in der Forschung der letzten Jahrzehnte eine bemerkenswerte Beachtung gefunden. Gegenstand der vorliegenden Untersuchung ist die Frage nach dem grundlegenden Charakter seiner Kompositions- und Erzähltechnik. Valerius entpuppt sich als ein dramatischer Erzähler in der Nachfolge Vergils. ... more...

  • Complete Poems of Tibullusby Albius Tibullus

    University of California Press 2012; US$ 20.95

    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...

  • The Versatile Needleby Anke Rondholz

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 112.00

    Thecento-tragedy Medea usually attributed to Hosidius Geta was transmitted in the Codex Salmasianus (now Codex Parisinus 10318). This is a comprehensive study and reevaluation of the text against the background of the ancient cento tradition, also providing a new English translation. After developing a new definition of the ancient conception of the... more...

  • Propertius: A Hellenistic Poet on Love and Deathby Theodore D. Papanghelis

    Cambridge University Press 1987; US$ 34.00

    This book offers a detailed reading of some of the most stimulating and problematic of Propertius' elegies. more...

  • Nemesianus, ?Cynegetica?by Rainer Jakobi

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 112.00

    Nemesianus?s didactic poem about hunting, written in 283-84 AD, is based in its structure and conception on Vergil?s Georgics, the classical model for the genre. In its presentation of hunting as a leisure sport, the Cynegetica provides an un-heroic counterpoint to earlier hunting poems. This new critical edition includes extensive and detailed philological... more...

  • Das Imperium Romanum und seine Gegenweltenby Wiebke Vergin

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 154.00

    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 of classical... more...

  • Apuleius: Metamorphosen literarischer Vorlagenby Hans Münstermann

    De Gruyter 1995; US$ 133.00

    Apuleius: Metamorphosen Literarischer Vorlagen: Untersuchung Dreier Episoden Des Romans Unter Ber Cksichtigung Der Philosophie Und Theologie Des Apuleius. more...

  • De philosophia libriby Claudio Moreschini

    De Gruyter 1991; US$ 84.00

    Opera quae supersunt : de philosophia libri. more...