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Ancient & Classical

  • Metamorphosenby Ovid; Niklas Holzberg

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 86.84

    Since 1923 the Sammlung Tusculum has published authoritative editions of Greek and Latin works together with a German translation. The original texts are comprehensively annotated, and feature an introductory chapter. In the new volumes, additional essays delve into specific aspects of the works, illuminating their historical context... more...

  • Commentarii in evangeliaby Fortunatianus Aquileiensis; Lukas J. Dorfbauer

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 114.99

    This volume contains the first edition of the commentaries on the gospels by Bishop Fortunatianus of Aquileia (mid-4 th century). This work, which was only discovered in the form of an almost complete manuscript in 2012, is the oldest preserved commentary on the gospels from Latin antiquity, and therefore of extraordinary significance for patristics.... more...

  • Spielräume der Alten Weltby Friederike Krippner

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 114.99

    Die Antike und ihre Rezeption wurden bisher weitgehend in den Grenzen von Fachdisziplinen erforscht. In der Reihe Transformationen der Antike steht dagegen die interdisziplinäre Kontextualisierung der produktiven Transformationen antiker Wissenschaften und Künste im Vordergrund. Dargestellt wird der langwellige, von der Spätantike bis zur... 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...

  • Stadtverteidigung / Poliorketikaby Aeneas Tacticus; Kai Brodersen

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 45.99

    Since 1923 the Sammlung Tusculum has published authoritative editions of Greek and Latin works together with a German translation. The original texts are comprehensively annotated, and feature an introductory chapter. In the new volumes, additional essays delve into specific aspects of the works, illuminating their historical context... more...

  • The Routledge Research Companion to John Gowerby Ana Saez-Hidalgo; Brian Gastle; R.F. Yeager

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 65.95

    The Routledge Research Companion to John Gower reviews the most current scholarship on the late medieval poet and opens doors purposefully to research areas of the future. It is divided into three parts. The first part, "Working theories: medieval and modern," is devoted to the main theoretical aspects that frame Gower?s work, ranging from his use... more...

  • The Routledge Research Companion to Shakespeare and Classical Literatureby Sean Keilen; Nick Moschovakis

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 65.95

    In this wide-ranging and ambitiously conceived Research Companion, contributors explore Shakespeare?s relationship to the classic in two broad senses. The essays analyze Shakespeare?s specific debts to classical works and weigh his classicism?s likeness and unlikeness to that of others in his time; they also evaluate the effects of that classical influence... more...

  • The Oxford Handbook of Classical Chinese Literature (1000 BCE-900CE)by Wiebke Denecke; Wai-Yee Li; Xiaofei Tian

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 149.99

    This volume introduces readers to classical Chinese literature from its beginnings (ca. 10th century BCE) to the tenth century BCE through a conceptual framework centered on textual production and transmission. It focuses on recuperating historical perspectives for the period it surveys, and attempts to draw connections between the past and present. more...

  • Strategikaby Polyainos; Kai Brodersen

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 80.99

    Polyainos schrieb für die römischen Kaiser ein Werk über Stragetika , über strategische Tricks. Er sammelt dazu aus der ganzen antiken Geschichte Beispiele dafür, wie durch den Einsatz von Überredung und Überraschung, von Werbung und Angstmachen, aber auch von List und Tücke Erfolge möglich wurden. So bietet das Werk einen einmaligen Einblick in... more...

  • Das Onomastikon der biblischen Ortsnamenby Stefan Timm

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 210.00

    Das Onomastikon des Eusebius von Caesarea ist eine unentbehrliche Quelle für die Topographie des Heiligen Landes. Beruhend auf biblischen Texten und antiken Autoren bietet das Onomastikon bis heute zentrale Anhaltspunkte für die Lokalisierung antiker Stätten. Diese Neuedition berichtigt eine Reihe von Fehlern der Ausgabe von Klostermann... more...