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  • Faszikel 1: Text und ▄bersetzung. Faszikel 2: Kommentarby

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 123.00

    Im Zentrum des Kommentars zum 9. Gesang steht die Interpretation der Gesandtschaft, die das griechische Invasionsheer zu Achilleus schickt, um ihn mit seiner Elitetruppe der Myrmidonen vom Kampfboykott abzubringen, und die Frage, warum der Erzńhler alle Redestrategien der drei Gesandten Odysseus, Phoinix und Aias scheitern lńsst. more...

  • The Mahabharataby

    Penguin Books Ltd 2015; US$ 25.48

    The Greatest Story Ever Told Dispute over land and kingdom may lie at the heart of this story of war between cousins?the Pandavas and the Kouravas?but the Mahabharata is about conflicts of dharma. These conflicts are immense and various, singular and commonplace. Throughout the epic, characters face them with no clear indications of what is right and... more...

  • The Mahabharataby

    Penguin Books Ltd 2015; US$ 25.48

    The Greatest Story Ever Told Dispute over land and kingdom may lie at the heart of this story of war between cousins?the Pandavas and the Kouravas?but the Mahabharata is about conflicts of dharma. These conflicts are immense and various, singular and commonplace. Throughout the epic, characters face them with no clear indications of what is right and... more...

  • John the Baptist's Prayer or The Descent into Hell from the Exeter Bookby

    Boydell & Brewer 2014; US$ 99.00

    Edition, translation and full critical study of a hitherto marginalised text, bringing it to full attention for the first time. more...

  • Antike und Abendland (2010)by

    Walter de Gruyter, Inc. 2010; US$ 255.00

    The ANTIKE UND ABENDLAND yearbook was founded immediately after the Second World War by Bruno Snell as a forum for interdisciplinary discussion of topics from Antiquity and the history of their later effects. The Editorial Board contains representatives from the disciplines of Classical Studies, Ancient History, Germanic Studies, Romance Studies and... more...

  • Callimachus in Contextby Benjamin Acosta-Hughes; Susan A. Stephens

    Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 84.00

    New, provocative treatment of the Alexandrian poet Callimachus and his reception, approaching his work from four varied yet complementary angles. more...

  • Philosophy in the Hellenistic and Roman Worldsby Peter Adamson

    Oxford University Press 2015; US$ 23.99

    Peter Adamson offers an accessible, humorous tour through a period of eight hundred years when some of the most influential of all schools of thought were formed: from the third century BC to the sixth century AD. He introduces us to Cynics and Skeptics, Epicureans and Stoics, emperors and slaves, and traces the development of Christian and Jewish... more...

  • The Complete Aeschylus, Volume Iby Aeschylus; Peter Burian; Alan Shapiro

    Oxford University Press, USA 2010; US$ 8.99

    Based on the conviction that only translators who write poetry themselves can properly re-create the celebrated and timeless tragedies of Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides, the Greek Tragedy in New Translations series offers new translations that go beyond the literal meaning of the Greek in order to evoke the poetry of the originals. Aeschylus'... more...

  • Aesop?s Fables (Collins Classics)by Aesop

    HarperCollins Publishers 2012; Not Available

    HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential classics. more...

  • Reading the Victory Odeby Peter Agˇcs; Chris Carey; Richard Rawles

    Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 96.00

    A collection of papers by international experts on one of the most paradoxical and influential poetic genres of classical antiquity. more...