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  1. Homer in Performance
    Before they were written down, the poems attributed to Homer were performed orally, usually by rhapsodes (singers/reciters) who might have traveled from city to city or enjoyed a position in a wealthy household. Even after the... Learn More
    Published: 13th August 2018
    Hardback | £42.00
  2. Ancient Greek Law in the 21st Century

    Ancient Greek Law in the 21st Century

    Edited by Paula Perlman

    University of Texas Press

    The ancient Greeks invented written law. Yet, in contrast to later societies in which law became a professional discipline, the Greeks treated laws as components of social and political history, reflecting the daily realities... Learn More
    Published: 14th March 2018
    Hardback | £35.00
  3. The Elegies of Maximianus

    The Elegies of Maximianus

    Written by Maximianus, Edited and translated by A. M. Juster, Introduced by Michael Roberts

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    A. M. Juster presents a faithful, poetic translation of the elegies of Maximianus, "last of the Roman poets." This comprehensive volume includes an introduction by renowned classicist Michael Roberts, the first English translation... Learn More
    Published: 9th March 2018
    Hardback | £50.00
  4. The Oratory of Classical Greece Collected Set
    Published: 5th March 2018
    Paperback | £192.00
  5. Controlling Desires
    "Comprehensive, reader-friendly, richly detailed, forthright, subtle, and very clear, Controlling Desires is the only handbook on ancient sexuality that works persistently to offset modern readers' assumptions about sex and sexuality,... Learn More
    Published: 1st February 2018
    Paperback | £22.99
  6. Demosthenes, Speeches 23-26

    Demosthenes, Speeches 23-26

    Translated by Edward M. Harris

    University of Texas Press

    This is the fifteenth volume in the Oratory of Classical Greece. This series presents all of the surviving speeches from the late fifth and fourth centuries BC in new translations prepared by classical scholars who are at the... Learn More
    Published: 1st February 2018
    Hardback | £42.00
    Paperback | £18.99
  7. The Chora of Metaponto 7
    The seventh volume in the Institute of Classical Archaeology's series on the rural countryside (chora) of Metaponto is a study of the Greek sanctuary at Pantanello. The site is the first Greek rural sanctuary in southern Italy... Learn More
    Published: 1st January 2018
    Hardback | £154.00
  8. The Rhetoric of Seeing in Attic Forensic Oratory
    In ancient Athenian courts of law, litigants presented their cases before juries of several hundred citizens. Their speeches effectively constituted performances that used the speakers' appearances, gestures, tones of voice, and... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2017
    Hardback | £42.00
  9. The Utopia Reader, Second Edition
    Utopianism is defined as the various ways of imagining, creating, or analyzing the ways and means of creating an ideal or alternative society. Prominent writers and scholars across history have long explored how or why to envision... Learn More
    Published: 14th February 2017
    Hardback | £76.00
    Paperback | £31.00
  10. Caere

    Caere

    Edited by Nancy Thompson de Grummond and Lisa Pieraccini

    Series Cities of the Etruscans

    University of Texas Press

    The Etruscan city of Caere and eleven other Etruscan city-states were among the first urban centers in ancient Italy. Roman descriptions of Etruscan cities highlight their wealth, beauty, and formidable defenses. Although Caere... Learn More
    Published: 22nd November 2016
    Hardback | £42.00
  11. Graffiti from the Basilica in the Agora of Smyrna
    An in-depth archaeological report featuring graffiti found during a recent excavation at the Ancient Greek city of Smyrna. The graffiti published in this richly-illustrated volume were discovered during an excavation of the... Learn More
    Published: 3rd October 2016
    Hardback | £65.00
  12. The Chora of Metaponto 6
    The sixth volume in the Institute of Classical Archaeology's series on the rural countryside (chora) of Metaponto is a study of the Greek settlement at Sant'Angelo Vecchio. Located on a slope overlooking the Basento River, the... Learn More
    Published: 2nd August 2016
    Hardback | £58.00
  13. Public Spending and Democracy in Classical Athens
    In his On the Glory of Athens, Plutarch complained that the Athenian people spent more on the production of dramatic festivals and "the misfortunes of Medeas and Electras than they did on maintaining their empire and fighting... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 2016
    Paperback | £16.99
  14. An Oasis City
    Scattered through the vast expanse of stone and sand that makes up Egypt’s Western Desert are several oases. These islands of green in the midst of the Sahara owe their existence to springs and wells drawing on ancient aquifers.... Learn More
    Published: 1st February 2016
    Hardback | £42.00
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