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    • BOLCHAZY-CARDUCCI PUBLISHERS, 1998
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    • Note Bibliografiche: 2 corners bumped. Light wear spine ends. ; Latin Text with introduction, extensive notes, vocabulary and grammatical appendix in English. ; 519 pages continua a leggere
    • ROUTLEDGE, 1994
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Faint indent to textblock else Fine. ; 224 pages; Drawing on archaeology, literary and epigraphic evidence, professional and technical literature, and descriptions of cities by travellers and geographers, the author traces the developments of town planning, revealing the importance of the city to political, religious, and social life in the Greek and Roman world. continua a leggere
    • BRISTOL CLASSICAL PRESS, 1994
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Minor shelfwear ; Latin Text with Extensive English Commentary, Vocabulary and Introduction. Reprint of 1960 edition. ; Vol. 5; 219 pages continua a leggere
    • THE JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PRESS, 1981
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Minor edgewear. Former owner's bookplate on inner cover (Bert H. Henderson) ; 284 pages; Greek and Roman Slavery brings together fresh English translations of 243 texts and inscriptions on slavery from fifth and fourth century Greece and Rome. The material is arranged thematically, offering the reader a comprehensive review of the idea and practice of slavery in ancient civilization. continua a leggere
    • OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 1983
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Minor stain to rear wrap and foreedges. ; 90 pages; This text is designed to allow the intermediate/advanced student to read Latin rapidly, without having constantly to consult a dictionary or grammar. It contains: -Introduction -Latin text with same/facing page -Vocabulary notes -Grammatical commentary -Full vocabulary -Historical commentary -Index of place names and persons. The Res Gestae reveals as much about Augustus and his accomplishments through what it omits as what it contains. This edition allows students rare access to non-literary historical Latin, to the "queen" of Latin inscr... continua a leggere
    • E. J. BRILL, 1986
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Minor shelfwear. ; Mnemosyne. Bibliotheca Classica Batava. Supplementum; 9.4 X 6.1 X 0.5 inches; 196 pages continua a leggere
    • OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 1969
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Very light pencilling. ; 176 pages; This book is geared primarily to students approaching the Aeneid for the first time. It attempts, through discussion of a wide variety of topics, to convey a balanced impression of the nature of the poem as a whole. An appendix includes a version of and ancient Life of Virgil and information about the ancient commentary on him. continua a leggere
    • PRENTICE-HALL, INC., 1966
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Creasing to front wrap and spine. Light wear to wraps. Pages tanned. Minor pencilling to a couple of pages. ; Contributions by Bruno Snell, Jacques Perret, R W B Lewis, C M Bowra, C S Lewis, Theodore Haecker, Wendell Clausen, Brooks Otis, Adam Perry, Bernard Knox, R A Brooks, Viktor Pöschl. ; Twentieth Century Views. a Spectrum Book; 186 pages continua a leggere
    • MACMILLAN & ST MARTIN'S PRESS, 1976
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Sunning to spine. Light Rubbing to extremities. ; Anthology of Roman satirical writings in Latin prose and verse with extensive English introduction and commentary. ; 304 pages continua a leggere
    • CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, 1994
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Spine sunned. Minor pencilling. Minor Shelfwear; Collection of Greek and Latin inscriptions and papyri in English translation. Theme is the political and military activity of the Roman emperors to the period of Hadrian, the men who carried out their policies, the institutions of their administrations, the wars they conducted, the reaction of their subjects, the imperial ruler cult etc...; Translated Documents of Greece and Rome 6; 328 pages continua a leggere
    • HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2000
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Faint crease to front wrap. Else very minor shelfwear. ; 512 pages; In this book Walter Burkert, the most eminent living historian of ancient Greek religion, has produced the standard work for our time on that subject. First published in German in 1977, it has now been translated into English with the assistance of the author himself. A clearly structured and readable survey for students and scholars, it will be welcomed as the best modern account of any polytheistic religious system. Burkert draws on archaeological discoveries, insights from other disciplines, and inscriptions in Linear B ... continua a leggere
    • THAMES AND HUDSON, 1973
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Ex-library copy with usual stamps, call numbers and traces of removed pocket. Ffep has following in pen: "Gift of Prof. A. M. Young". Else VG. ; Contents: Medical Topics and Conceptions in Earlier Lay Writers; The Beginnings of Professional Medicine and the Hippocratic Corpus; Medicine between the Hippocratics and the Alexandrians; Alexandrian school of medicine; Medicine from the Alexandrians to Galen; Galen; Medical Career; The cult of Asclepius. ; Aspects of Greek and Roman life; 240 pages continua a leggere
    • MCGILL-QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY PRESS, 1992
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Gift inscription in pen to ffep from author. Else book is fine. ; The Platonic Form is often presented as an instrument of explanation and as a cause in ontology, epistemology, and ethics. As such, it is usually approached from the perspective of its relations to the particulars of the sensible world. Frederic Schroeder contends that Plotinus argues for the sovereignty of the Platonic Form both as a ground of being and as an intrinsically valuable object of intellective and spiritual vision. These two aspects coalesce in the thought of Plotinus, for whom the Form is, apart from its philosop... continua a leggere
    • FARRAR STRAUS & GIROUX, 1999
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Very light shelfwear. ; Latin and English text. ; 102 pages; Virgil's great lyrics, rendered by the acclaimed translator of The Odes of Horace and GilgameshThe Eclogues of Virgil gave definitive form to the pastoral mode, and these magically beautiful poems, which were influential in so much subsequent literature, perhaps best exemplify what pastoral can do. "Song replying to song replying to song," touchingly comic, poignantly sad, sublimely joyful, the various music that these shepherds make echoes in scenes of repose and harmony, and of hardship and trouble in work and love. A bilingual ... continua a leggere
    • CORNELL UNIVERSITY PRESS, 1991
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Former owner's blindstamp to ffep. Else book is fine. ; Myth and Poetics; 287 pages; Commissioned to celebrate athletic victories in the first half of the fifth century B.C., Pindar's odes have continued to resist interpretation by modern readers. In The Traffic in Praise, Leslie Kurke offers an engaging new reading of the odes within their rich social context and poetic tradition. continua a leggere
    • ALFRED A. KNOPF, 1957
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Minor shelfwear. ; With black and white photographs and illustrations. Gilbert Highet explores the personal lives and Italian homes of poets such as Catullus, Ovid, and Horace. The lives of seven Latin poets as seen through the physical landscape. ; 267 pages continua a leggere
    • UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN PRESS, 1996
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    • Note Bibliografiche: DJ has very light shelfwear. ; Roman Theater & Society; 9.75 x 0.75 x 6.5 Inches; 200 pages; William Slater's new volume Roman Theater and Society brings an important perspective to the much-maligned status of the Roman theater, which has only recently been reappraised and appreciated as uniquely Roman rather than criticized for not being Greek. From this point of embarkation, William Slater and the nine contributors discuss theater in Rome and the Greek east with a definition of performance incorporating not only stage performances but also dinnertime entertainment, sporting events, and po... continua a leggere
    • UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH PRESS, 1974
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    • Note Bibliografiche: Very light pencil underlining to a few pages. ; Pitt Paperback; 94; 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.5 inches; 196 pages continua a leggere
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