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  • Logos und Praxisby Thomas Blank

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 154.00

    Dem Athener Isokrates (ca. 436–338 v.Chr.) schreibt man seit jeher eine maßgebliche Rolle bei der ideengeschichtlichen Trennung von Rhetorik und Philosophie zu. Besonders die historischen Exempla in seinen Reden galten dabei lange Zeit als Beleg dafür, dass der ‚Erbe der Sophistik‘ als Hauptgegner Platons den Anspruch sachlicher Moralität... more...

  • Hyperidesby Judson Herrman

    Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 74.99

    Hyperides' Funeral Oration is arguably the most important surviving example of the genre from classical Greece. Judson Herrman's unparalleled edition will make the speech much more accessible to a wide range of scholars. The text is based on a full examination of the papyrus and includes an apparatus criticus, with a complete listing of all conjectures... more...

  • The Poetry of Sapphoby Jim Powell

    Oxford University Press 2007; US$ 15.99

    Sappho is celebrated as the supreme ancient Greek poet of love and of the personal lyric, and noted also for her vivid participation in a living paganism. Jim Powell's translation is recognized for its unique combination of poetic mastery and scholarly penetration of the original. This edition includes his translation of the newly discovered poem,... more...

  • Sophocles' Oedipus Trilogyby Charles Higgins; Regina Higgins

    Wiley 2011; US$ 5.99 US$ 5.50

    The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format. CliffsNotes on The Oedipus Trilogy is your ticket to a greater understanding... more...

  • Sappho's Sweetbitter Songsby Lyn Hatherly Wilson

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 47.95

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

  • Aristophanesby Carlo Ferdinando Russo

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 45.95

    Carlo Ferdinando Russo's book has been a seminal work on Aristophanes since its publication in Italy in 1962. In his detailed analysis, Russo considers the plays as libretti for actors and singers rather than as mere texts, and never loses sight of the stage. This is the classic book about Aristophanes. Now finally available in English and much-updated,... more...

  • A Narratological Commentary on the Odysseyby Irene J. F. de Jong

    Cambridge University Press 2001; US$ 58.00

    This 2001 book features a new type of commentary on Homer's Odyssey which concentrates on the text's narrative art. more...

  • Hesiod's Cosmosby Jenny Strauss Clay

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 37.00

    Reads Hesiod's poems as complementary halves of a whole embracing the divine and human cosmos. more...

  • Ransom, Revenge, and Heroic Identity in the Iliadby Donna F. Wilson

    Cambridge University Press 2002; US$ 37.00

    This book presents a detailed anthropology of compensation in the Iliad, with reference to the wider Homeric society. more...

  • Hesiod’s Ascraby Anthony T. Edwards

    University of California Press 2004; US$ 60.00

    In Works and Days, one of the two long poems that have come down to us from Hesiod, the poet writes of farming, morality, and what seems to be a very nasty quarrel with his brother Perses over their inheritance. In this book, Anthony T. Edwards extracts from the poem a picture of the social structure of Ascra, the hamlet in northern Greece where... more...