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Divine Honors for Mortal Men in Greek Cities


 First translation of Christian Habicht's 1970 German Gottmenschentum und Griechische Städte on ruler cults in the Hellenistic period of Greek history.  Updated case studies take account of inscriptional discoveries since the original and additional supplemental material, including detailed subject and source indexes and bibliography.





Hardback    £55.00
9780979971396 | Published: 2017
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The Economy of the Roman World


An examination of the economic history of Rome in the Republican and Imperial periods. It considers evidence from archaeological and literary sources and offers an updated economic analysis.





Hardback    £41.00
9780979971358 | Published: 2016
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Generic Composition in Greek and Roman Poetry


Original in conception and powerful in scope, Generic Composition in Greek and Roman Poetry remains one of the most important books on early Greek, Hellenistic and Roman poetry in a generation.





Hardback    £16.00
9780979971310 | Published: 2007
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Polybius Book I, A Commentary


David D. Phillips presents a commentary on Polybius' first book. Volume includes the definitive text by Theodor Buttner-Wobst, with detailed commentary on points of linguistic and historical interest, and an introduction to Polybius' life, the  Histories and Polybian language, style, and tone. An index of Greek words is also provided.





Hardback    £53.00
9780979971372 | Published: 2016
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The Roman Empire of Ammianus


John Matthews' brilliant analysis of Ammianus and his world is foundational for the study of the Roman Empire in the fourth century CE. This new edition of the volume offers a new Introduction by the author, and corrections to the original text.





Hardback    £25.00
9780979971327 | Published: 2008
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Sappho's Gift


This latest volume from accomplished literary critic Franco Ferrari offers extraordinary new insight into the life and works of Sappho, one of the most individualistic and evocative poets of antiquity.

 





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9780979971334 | Published: 2010
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Thucydidean Narrative and Discourse


Mabel Lang's long career as a scholar and teacher has given her a unique perspective on one of the most important authors in western literature. This book brings together several of her most thoughtful papers on figures and issues including the 400, Cleon, and Alcibiades, and joins them with new material on narrative technique.

 





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9780979971341 | Published: 2011
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The Well-Read Muse


Tradition and originality, the interplay of present and past, are a concern of poets in any age. Peter Bing's seminal monograph chases this idea through the thickets of Hellenistic poetry and particularly among the lines of Callimachus' Hymn to Delos.





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9780979971303 | Published: 2008
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