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  • Homer?s Iliad. Book XXIVby Claude Brügger; Benjamin Millis; Sara Strack

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 149.99

    Research into traditional areas of Homeric scholarship (e.g., language, the structure of the text, etc.) has come a long way since the last comprehensive commentaries on the Iliad were carried out, that is, the commentary by Ameis-Hentze in German language in the late-nineteenth and early-twentieth century as well as the Cambridge commentary by... more...

  • Kindler Kompakt: Literatur der Antikeby Thomas Paulsen

    J.B. Metzler 2017; US$ 14.10

    Der Kindler kompakt-Band bietet eine Auswahl von ca. 60 Texten zu den großen Werken der griechischen und römischen klassischen Antike. more...

  • Spielräume der Alten Weltby Friederike Krippner

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 114.99

    An der Wende vom 18. zum 19. Jahrhundert setzte ein umfassender Prozess der Pluralisierung des Konzepts ?Altertum? ein: Die ehemals privilegierte griechisch-römische Antike geriet in Konkurrenz zu nordischen und orientalischen Altertumskulturen. Die Arbeit verfolgt diese Ausdifferenzierung auf der Dramenbühne des 19. Jahrhunderts und lenkt damit die... more...

  • Panhellenes at Methoneby Jenny Strauss Clay; Irad Malkin; Yannis Z. Tzifopoulos

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 137.99

    Das Ziel der neuen Reihe und der zugehörigen Zeitschrift Trends in Classics ist es, fachübergreifende Studien aus allen Bereichen der Klassischen Philologien zu versammeln, die in innovativer Weise Theorien und Methoden benachbarter Disziplinen wie Narratologie, Intertextualitätsforschung, Rezeptionsästhetik und oral poetics in ihren... more...

  • Metamorphosenby Ovid; Niklas Holzberg

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 91.99

    Die neue zweisprachige Ausgabe von Ovids Metamorphosen ersetzt innerhalb der Reihe Sammlung Tusculum die sprachlich kaum noch verständliche Versübersetzung von Rösch (zuletzt 1994) und die Prosaübersetzung von Fink (zuletzt 2007) durch eine Versübersetzung auf der Grundlage des modernen Deutsch. more...

  • Apotheosis of the Northby Bernd Roling; Bernhard Schirg; Stefan Heinrich Bauhaus

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 91.99

    Despite its enormous extent and impact, the Swedish scholarship produced in the context of Olof Rudbeck's monumental 'Atlantica' (4 vols, 1679-1702) has hitherto escaped attention outside Scandinavia. The present volume explores the numerous disciplines that comprised this, one of the last, but grandest appropriations of the classical heritage in... more...

  • A Handbook to Classical Reception in Eastern and Central Europeby Zara Martirosova Torlone; Dana LaCourse Munteanu; Dorota Dutsch

    Wiley 2017; US$ 195.00 US$ 169.00

    A Handbook to Classical Reception in Eastern and Central Europe is the first comprehensive English?]language study of the reception of classical antiquity in Eastern and Central Europe. This groundbreaking work offers detailed case studies of thirteen countries that are fully contextualized historically, locally, and regionally. The first... more...

  • A Companion to Ancient Greece and Rome on Screenby Arthur J. Pomeroy

    Wiley 2017; US$ 195.00 US$ 169.00

    A comprehensive treatment of the Classical World in film and television, A Companion to Ancient Greece and Rome on Screen closely examines the films and TV shows centered on Greek and Roman cultures and explores the tension between pagan and Christian worlds. Written by a team of experts in their fields, this work considers productions that discuss... more...

  • A Companion to Ancient Aestheticsby Destré; Pierre e; Penelope Murray

    Wiley 2015; US$ 54.95 US$ 47.62

    The first of its kind, A Companion to Ancient Aesthetics presents a synoptic view of the arts, which crosses traditional boundaries and explores the aesthetic experience of the ancients across a range of media—oral, aural, visual, and literary. Investigates the many ways in which the arts were experienced and conceptualized in the... more...

  • A Companion to the Etruscansby Sinclair Bell; Alexandra A. Carpino

    Wiley 2015; US$ 54.95 US$ 47.62

    This new collection presents a rich selection of innovative scholarship on the Etruscans, a vibrant, independent people whose distinct civilization flourished in central Italy for most of the first millennium BCE and whose artistic, social and cultural traditions helped shape the ancient Mediterranean, European, and Classical worlds. Includes... more...