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  • "Inter graecos latinissimus, inter latinos graecissimus"by Claudia Märtl; Christian Kaiser; Thomas Ricklin

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 168.00

    Cardinal Bessarion is renowned for having bridged the frontier that existed between the Western world of Latin and the Eastern world of Greek. As an integrative intermediary and humanistic patron of culture, he served as a witness to the epoch?s diverse and momentous processes of inclusion and exclusion. The articles attempt to reconstruct the mechanisms... more...

  • 21st Century Latinby Sam Foster

    Summersdale Publishers Ltd. 2007; US$ 9.99

    Maxime mei paenitet, vendidi uxorem tua in agora eBay.I’m really sorry, I sold your wife on eBay.(Shouted into a mobile phone)Sum in longus quadrigarus!I’m on the train!Nuntiis meis non respondebat, ergo illam reliqui in LociMei.She wasn’t replying to my emails, so I dumped her on MySpace.Ego fleo?Am I bovvered?If Latin’s good enough... more...

  • 21st Century Latinby Sam Foster; Kath Walker

    Summersdale 2007; US$ 9.99

    A modern person's guide to the ancient language   If Latin is good enough for Caesar, it's good enough for you. And some things just sound far better in the old tongue. No longer "the dead language," Latin has been given a whole new lease of life in a manner befitting 21st century folk and their daily chit chat. From navigating the internet and... more...

  • Aeneid 1?6by Vergil; Randall Ganiban; Christine Perkell; James J. O''''Hara

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2013; US$ 21.95

    The first of a two-volume edition of Vergil's Aeneid, Aeneid 1?6 is part of a new series of Vergil commentaries from Focus, designed specifically for college students and informed by the most up-to-date scholarship. The editors, who are scholars of Roman epic, not only provide grammatical and syntantical aid in translating and navigating the complexities... more...

  • Allen and Greenough's New Latin Grammarby James B Greenough; J. H. Allen; G. L. Kittredge; A. A. Howard; Benj. L. D'Ooge

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 20.95

    A venerable resource for more than a century, Allen and Greenough's New Latin Grammar is still regarded by students and teachers as the finest Latin reference grammar available. Concise, comprehensive, and well organized, it is unrivaled in depth and clarity, placing a wealth of advice on usage, vocabulary, diction, composition, and syntax within... more...

  • Annus Horribilisby Mark Walker

    The History Press 2010; US$ 13.11

    These are just a few of the topics covered in this book. As Mark Walker makes clear, present-day English is still steeped in its Roman and Latin origins. As a result English still has many thousands of Latin words in everyday use. more...

  • Augustine's Way into the Willby Simon Harrison

    Oxford University Press 2006; US$ 109.99

    Augustine's dialogue De libero arbitrio (On Free Choice) is, with his Confessions and City of God, one of his most important and widely read works. It contains one of the earliest accounts of the concept of 'free will' in the history of philosophy. Composed during a key period in Augustine's early career, between his conversion to Christianity... more...

  • Beginning Latin Poetry Readerby Gavin Betts; Daniel Franklin

    McGraw-Hill Education 2006; US$ 14.95

    Gavin Betts, M.A. , is an educator, author, and world-renowned Latin scholar. Daniel Franklin holds a degree in Latin and has done graduate work in linguistics at Harvard University. Betts and Franklin are the authors of The Big Gold Book of Latin Verbs . more...

  • The Big Gold Book of Latin Verbsby Gavin Betts; Daniel Franklin

    McGraw-Hill Education 2004; US$ 17.95

    Gavin Betts, M.A. , is associate professor emeritus of Classical Studies at the University of Monash, Melbourne, Australia. Dan Franklin , is an experienced editor of Latin textbooks. more...

  • The Birthday Bookby Holt N. Censorinus; Holt N. Parker

    University of Chicago Press 2008; US$ 36.00

    Nearly 2,000 years ago, the Roman scholar Censorinus bestowed upon his best friend a charming birthday present: The Birthday Book , which appears here in its long-awaited first English translation. Laying out everything he knew about birthdays, the book starts simply, but by the conclusion of this brief yet brilliant gem, Censorinus has sketched... more...