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  • Anything Growsby Jörg Scheller; Alexander Schwinghammer

    Franz Steiner Verlag 2014; US$ 26.96

    <P>Wollten Sie immer schon einmal wissen, was Sie da eigentlich im Gesicht tragen? Ob Ihr persönlicher Bartstil eher aristokratischen, demokratischen oder religiösen Ursprungs ist? Warum die 1980er Jahre eine Bartödnis waren, das 21. Jahrhundert hingegen geradezu verrückt nach Bärten ist? In diesem&nbsp;E-Book erläutern Wissenschaftler und... more...

  • Senecas »Epistulae morales« im Unterrichtby Hubert Müller

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2011; US$ 13.52

    In diesem Band werden die verschiedenen thematischen Aspekte der EXEMPLA-Ausgabe behandelt, alle abgedruckten Texte interpretiert, die Arbeitsaufträge beantwortet, Einsatzmöglichkeiten der Begleittexte gezeigt sowie Tafelbilder und Vorschläge für Kursarbeit angeboten.   In diesem Band werden die verschiedenen thematischen Aspekte der EXEMPLA-Ausgabe... more...

  • Ovid, Amoresby Felix Klug

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2014; US$ 12.62

    Der Lernzirkel beinhaltet bedeutende und für Heranwachsende interessante Kernpassagen der Liebesdichtung Ovids. Er besteht aus insgesamt fünf Arbeitsstationen und einer Hilfe- und Kontrollstation. Die lateinischen Übersetzungstexte sind auf drei Levels binnendifferenziert und bieten sieben zentrale Textstellen aus Ovids Amores: ? Ov. am. I,2,1?10... more...

  • Himnosby Gonzalo deBerceo

    Linkgua 2012; US$ 2.72

    Berceo tradujo tres himnos del latín: se considera que los dos primeros provienen de la época carolingia: el Veni Creator Spiritus pleno de dulçe lumne, dedicado al Espíritu Santo, y Ave Sancta María estrella de la mar, atribuido a san Bernardo o a Fulberto de Chartres y que gira en torno a la idea de María, comomadre universal; y el tercero,Tu Christe... more...

  • Oedipus the King and Antigoneby Sophocles; Peter D. Arnott

    Wiley 2014; US$ 11.95

    Translated and edited by Peter D. Arnott, this classic and highly popular edition contains two essential plays in the development of Greek tragedy- Oedipus the King and Antigone -for performance and study. The editor's introduction contains a brief biography of the playwright and a description of Greek theater. Also included are a list of principal... more...

  • Sophoclesby Sophocles

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 10.95

    Linked by their common setting in Thebes, Antigone, Oedipus the King, and Oedipus at Colonus stand at the fountainhead of world drama. This volume presents a new, and accurate yet poetic and playable translation by playwright Don Taylor, who has also directed plays for a BBC-TV production. more...

  • Sophocles and Alcibiadesby Michael Vickers

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 120.00

    Literary historians have long held the view that the plays of the Greek dramatist, Sophocles deal purely with archetypes of the heroic past and that any resemblance to contemporary events or individuals is purely coincidental. In this book, Michael Vickers challenges this view and argues that Sophocles makes regular and extensive allusion to Athenian... more...

  • A Handbook to the Reception of Ovidby John F. Miller; Carole E. Newlands

    Wiley 2014; US$ 195.00

    A Handbook to the Reception of Ovid presents more than 30 original essays written by leading scholars revealing the rich diversity of critical engagement with Ovid’s poetry that spans the Western tradition from antiquity to the present day.  Offers innovative perspectives on Ovid’s poetry and its reception from antiquity to... more...

  • Two Crafty Jackalsby Elizabeth Laird; Sadiqi Beg

    Aga Khan Museum 2014; US$ 9.95

    Two Crafty Jackals is a series of nested tales within tales illustrating examples of right or wrong behaviour that lead to good or bad results. Dimnah the jackal seeks to destroy the friendship between the King of Lions and Shanzabeh the bull out of jealousy and then must face the consequences. more...

  • The Play of Wordsby Giulia Maria Chesi

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 112.00

    This book examines the dynamics of interfamilial violence in the Oresteia . It argues that the key element of the play?s discourse about violence is to be found in the inquiry for a definition of Clytemnestra?s motherhood. By reading the play?s narrative on interfamilial violence and matricide as a narrative of uncertainties in terms... more...