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Books received in 2009

This listing is presented in alphabetical order according to the (first) author or editor, or, in some cases, the title. If a longer review is available, there is a link in the entry.

Publishers and authors interested in promoting their publications and spreading information about new books are welcome to send sample copies to the editorial address (see also the list of cooperating publishers).

Bagnall, Roger S. (2009) Early Christian books in Egypt. Princeton; Oxford: Princeton University Press. XVIII, 110 p. ISBN 978-0-691-14026-1 (hardcover). Price: 20.95.

Feeney, Denis (2007) Caesar's calendar: ancient time and the beginnings of history. (Sather classical lectures; 65.) Berkeley etc.: University of California Press. XIV, 372 p. ISBN 978-0-520-25119-9 (cloth). Price: 32.50.

Gunderson, Erik (2009) Nox philologiae: Aulus Gellius and the fantasy of the Roman library. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press. X, 313 p. ISBN 978-0-299-22970-2 (cloth). Price: 47.78.

Hartnett, Matthew (2008) By Roman hands: inscriptions and graffiti for students of Latin. Newburyport, MA: Focus Publishing. XVIII, 110 p. ISBN 978-1-58510-294-5. Price: 10.20.

Mouracade, John (ed.) (2008) Aristotle on life. Kelowna: Academic Printing and Publishing. X, 197 p. ISBN 978-0-920980-96-5 (cloth), 978-0-920980-97-2 (paper). Price: $74.95 (cloth), $28.95 (paper).

Pittenger, Miriam R. Pelikan (2008) Contested triumphs: politics, pageantry, and performance in Livy's Republican Rome. Berkeley etc.: University of California Press. XIII, 365 p. ISBN 978-0-520-24139-8 (cloth). Price: $60.00.

Trapp, Michael (ed.) (2007) Socrates from antiquity to the Enlightenment. (The Centre for Hellenic Studies, King's College London: Publications; 9.) Aldershot etc.: Ashgate. XXVIII, 310 p. ISBN 978-0-7546-4124-7. Price: 60.00.

Trapp, Michael (ed.) (2007) Socrates in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. (The Centre for Hellenic Studies, King's College London: Publications; 10.) Aldershot etc.: Ashgate. XXI, 235 p. ISBN 978-0-7546-4123-0. Price: 55.00.

Tuominen, Miira (2009) The ancient commentators on Plato and Aristotle. Stocksfield: Acumen. XII, 324 p. ISBN 978-1-84465-162-7 (hardcover), 978-1-84465-163-4 (paperback). Price: 50 (hardcover), 16.99 (paperback).

Wright, M. R. (2009) Introducing Greek philosophy. Durham: Acumen. XII, 244 p. ISBN 978-1-84465-182-5 (hardcover), 978-1-84465-183-2 (paperback). Price: 45 (hardcover), 14.99 (paperback).

Zwierlein-Diehl, Erika (2007) Antike Gemmen und ihr Nachleben. Berlin; New York: de Gruyter. XV, 567 p., 231 p. of plates. ISBN 978-3-11-019450-0. Price: €248.00.
A review in SHT 10.R.6 (2009) by Jaanika ANDERSON · ISSN 1406-6203.


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