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1 HET VERHAAL BIJ HET MATERIAAL Een Kennismaking Met De Archeologische Studieverzameling Van De Utrechtse Universiteit
Rijksuniversiteit Utrecht 1980 Softcover Very Good+ 
Very light edgewear else fine. ; 139 pages 
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2 Achterberg, Winfried; Jan Best, Kees Enzler, Lia Rietfeld and Fred Woudhuizen. THE PHAISTOS DISC: A LUWIAN LETTER TO NESTOR
Dutch Archaeological and Historical Society 2005 9072067118 / 9789072067111 Second Printing Softcover Very Good+ 
Tiny stain to bottom of textblock. Light wear to corners of wraps. ; Publications of the Henri Frankfort Foundation, Vol. 13; 153 pages 
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3 Acosta-Hughes, Benjamin POLYEIDEIA The Iambi of Callimachus and the Archaic Iambic Tradition
University of California Press 2002 0520220609 / 9780520220607 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
1 corner lightly bumped else book is fine. Dustjacket has minor shelfwear. Dustjacket is protected in plastic sleeve. ; Hellenistic Culture and Society; 1.42 x 8.98 x 6.06 Inches; 348 pages; This book provides a new literary treatment of an often-overlooked collection of fragmentary poems from the third century B. C. E. Alexandrian poet Callimachus. Callimachus' Iambi form a collection of thirteen poems, which rework archaic Greek iambography and look forward to Roman satire and other genres, especially to such collections as Horace's Epodes. The poems are especially significant as examples of cultural memory since they are composed both as an act of commemorating earlier poetry and as a manipulation of traditional features of iambic poetry to refashion the iambic genre. This book fills a significant gap by providing the first complete translation of several of these fragmentary poems in English, along with line-by-line commentary, notes, and literary analysis. The structure of the book is thematic, with chapters focusing on such topics as poetic voice, fable, ethical criticism, and statuary. Each chapter consists of an introduction, text and selected critical apparatus, translation, and comprehensive thematic discussion. Acosta-Hughes focuses especially on Callimachus' manipulation of traditional features of archaic iambic poetry such as persona loquens, ethical and critical message, and eristic dialogue. He also includes a detailed analysis of the Alexandrian poet's artistic relationship with the earlier iambic poets Archilochus and Hipponax. Polyeideia will interest not only readers of Greek and Hellenistic poetry but also readers of Roman satire and invective verse, as well as those intrigued by the processes of memorializing and fashioning poetic culture. 
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4 Adams, J. N. & Mark Janse & Simon Swain (Eds. ) BILINGUALISM IN ANCIENT SOCIETY Language Contact and the Written Word
Oxford University Press 2003 0199245061 / 9780199245062 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
DJ in plastic sleeve. ; This volume aims to introduce classicists, ancient historians, and other scholars interested in sociolinguistic research to the evidence of bilingualism in the ancient Mediterranean world. The fifteen original essays in this collection, which have been written by well-regarded experts, cover theoretical and methodological issues and key aspects of the contact between Latin and Greek and among Latin, Greek, and other languages. ; 350 pages 
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5 Akurgal, Ekrem THE ART OF THE HITTITES
Harry N. Abrams 1962 Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by Max Hirmer 
Light foxing to endpapers and textblock. Foot of spine bumped. Gift inscription to half-title. DJ has some chipping and edgewear with some marks to front panel. Dustjacket is protected in mylar. ; Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 315 pages 
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6 Albracht, Franz. translated and edited by Peter Jones, Malcolm Willcock and Gabriele Wright BATTLE AND BATTLE DESCRIPTION HOMER A Contribution to the History of War
Bristol Classical Press 2005 0715632418 / 9780715632413 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Dustjacket is protected in mylar. ; 224 pages; Acknowledging that Homer is a poet, not a staff instructor, Albracht works carefully through the Homeric text to produce a persuasive picture of the workings of battle in the Iliad, in two parts: in Part I the council of war, marshalling of the troops, the use of chariots, the advance into battle, the standing fight, the massed attack and defence, retreat, flight and pursuit; in Part II protection in the field, attack and defence of a fortified camp, and the siege and defence of a fortified city. Throughout, he offers the reader fascinating explanations of the details of the battle narrative. 
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7 Alden, Maureen HOMER BESIDE HIMSELF Para-Narratives in the Iliad
Oxford University Press 2000 019815285X / 9780198152859 Hardcover Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket 
Very faint foxing to top of textblock. Faint bump to 1 corner else book is fine. Dustjacket is protected in plastic sleeve. ; In this book Dr Alden offers advice on how to read the Iliad through the relationship of major paradigms to the events of the main narrative. The first section offers the first full-length study in English of the paradigmatic functions of secondary narratives and minor-key episodes in the Iliad. None of these are irrelevant or merely ornamental: rather each is carefully selected and altered if necessary, to reflect on significant episodes of the main narrative and act as guides to its interpretation. The second section offers a general reading of the Iliad arising out of Phoenix's advice to Achilles in Book 9.; 400 pages 
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8 Alexiou, Margaret THE RITUAL LAMENT IN GREEK TRADITION
Cambridge University Press 1974 0521202264 / 9780521202268 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Scholar's plate to front pastedown (Steve A. Demakopoulos) else Minor shelfwear to book. DJ is price-clipped. DJ has very light chipping and edgewear. ; A study of the Greek tradition in the oral and literary lament and in the rituals associated with it. Traces the history of the lement as a poetic form from Homeric through the classical and Byzantine periods to modern times, where it remains part of a living folk tradition. ; 288 pages 
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9 Amiran, Ruth & (with The Assistance Of Pirhiya Beck and Uzza Zevulun) ANCIENT POTTERY OF THE HOLY LAND From its Beginnings in the Neolithic Period to the End of the Iron Age
Massada Press Ltd. 1969 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Former owner's name on ffep. Else minor shelfwear. DJ has rubbing with a couple of small tear and chipping. Dustjacket is protected in mylar. ; 306 pages 
Price: 95.00 USD
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10 Andersen, Oivind & Dag T. T. Haug (Eds. ) RELATIVE CHRONOLOGY IN EARLY GREEK EPIC POETRY
Cambridge University Press 2012 0521194970 / 9780521194976 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
This book sets out to disentangle the complex chronology of early Greek epic poetry, which includes Homer, Hesiod, hymns and catalogues. The preserved corpus of these texts is characterised by a rather uniform language and many recurring themes, thus making the establishment of chronological priorities a difficult task. The editors have brought together scholars working on these texts from both a linguistic and a literary perspective to address the problem. Some contributions offer statistical analysis of the linguistic material or linguistic analysis of subgenres within epic, others use a neoanalytical approach to the history of epic themes or otherwise seek to track the development and interrelationship of epic contents. All the contributors focus on the implications of their study for the dating of early epic poems relative to each other. Thus the book offers an overview of the current state of discussion. Authors: Richard Janko, Brandtly Jones, Rudolf Wachter, Margalit Finkelberg, Dag T. T. Haug, Georg Danek, Stephanie West, Oivind Andersen, Ian C. Rutherford, Jonathan S. Burgess, Bruno Currie, Wolfgang Kullmann, and Martin West. ; 292 pages 
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11 Andersen, Oivind & Matthew Dickie (Eds. ) HOMER'S WORLD Fiction, Tradition, Reality
Norwegian Institute At Athens 1995 8299141192 / 9788299141192 Softcover Very Good 
Small abrasion to front wrap (1 cm) with colour loss. Else minor shelfwear. ; Contents1. CARLA M. ANTONACCIO. Lefkandi and Homer 2. MATTHEW DICKIE. The Geography of Homer's World 3. WOLFGANG KULLMANN : Homers Zeit und das Bild des Dichters von den Menschen der mykenischen Kultur 4. TILMAN KRISCHER: Die Inhomogenität der Troja-Epik 5. PHANIS TH. KAKRIDIS: Odysseus und Palamedes 6. PETER JONES: Poetic Invention: The Fighting around Troy in the First Nine Years of the Trojan War 7. MALCOLM M. WILLCOCK: The Importance of Iliad 8 8. ODYSSEUS TSAGARAKIS: Odyssey 11: The Question of the Sources 9. NANNO MARINATOS: Circe and Liminality: Ritual Background and Narrative Structure 10. J. GORDON HOWIE : The Iliad as Exemplum; Papers from the Norwegian Institute At Athens 3; 173 pages 
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12 Anderson, Michael J. THE FALL OF TROY IN EARLY GREEK POETRY AND ART
Oxford University Press 1997 0198150644 / 9780198150640 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Top of textblock has faint foxing. Dustjacket has very minor shelfwear. ; Oxford Classical Monographs; 0.85 x 8.75 x 5.62 Inches; 304 pages; Greek myth-makers crafted the downfall of Troy and its rulers into an archetypal illustration of ruthless conquest, deceit, crime and punishment, and the variability of human fortunes. This book examines the major episodes in the archetypal myth - the murder of Priam, the rape of Kassandra, the reunion of Helen and Menelaos, and the escape of Aineias - as witnessed in Archaic Greek epic, fifth-century Athenian drama, and Athenian black- and red-figure vase painting. It focuses in particular on the narrative artistry with which poets and painters balanced these episodes with one another and intertwined them with other chapters in the story of Troy. The author offers the first comprehensive demonstration of the narrative centrality of the Ilioupersis myth within the corpus of Trojan epic poetry, and the first systematic study of pictorial juxtapositions of Ilioupersis scenes on painted vases. 
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13 Apollonios Rhodios / Apollonius Rhodius; Peter Green (Trans. ) THE ARGONAUTIKA BY APOLLONIOS RHODIOS Translated, with Introduction, Commentary and Glossary
University of California Press 1997 0520076869 / 9780520076860 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Faint foxing to top of book. Light shelfwear to book and DJ. ; Joan Palevsky Imprint in Classical Literature; 526 pages 
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14 Apthorp, M. J. THE MANUSCRIPT EVIDENCE FOR INTERPOLATION IN HOMER
Carl Winter Universitätsverlag 1980 3533029468 / 9783533029465 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Small bookseller label to inner cover. Light wear to boards. ; Bibliothek Der Klassischen Altertumswissenschaften. Neue Folge. 2. Reihe - Band 71; 230 pages 
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15 Aristophane (Aristophanes) ; Victor Coulon & Hilaire Van Daele ARISTOPHANE. TOME II: Les Guèpes - La Paix. Texte Établi Et Traduit.
Société D'Édition `les Belles Lettres' 1958 Fourth Edition Softcover Very Good 
Creasing to spine. Pages tanned. ; Parallel text in French and Greek. ; Collection Des Universités De France. Association Guillaume Budé; Vol. 2; 156 pages 
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16 Aristophane (Aristophanes) ; Victor Coulon & Hilaire Van Daele ARISTOPHANE. TOME III: Les Oiseaux - Lysistrata. Texte Établi Et Traduit.
Société D'Édition `les Belles Lettres' 1950 Softcover Very Good 
minor browning to spine. Minor shelfwear and creasing. ; Parallel text in French and Greek. ; Collection Des Universités De France. Association Guillaume Budé; Vol. 3; 177 pages 
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17 Aristophane (Aristophanes) ; Victor Coulon & Hilaire Van Daele ARISTOPHANE. TOME IV: Les Thesmophories - Les Grenouilles. Texte Établi Et Traduit.
Société D'Édition `les Belles Lettres' 1946 Hardcover Good 
Book has been rebound in plain yellow wrappers. Minor pencil marginalia. ; Parallel text in French and Greek. ; Collection Des Universités De France. Association Guillaume Budé; Vol. 4; 157 pages 
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18 Aristophane (Aristophanes) ; Victor Coulon & Hilaire Van Daele ARISTOPHANE. TOME V: L'Assemblée Des Femmes - Ploutos. Texte Établi Et Traduit.
Société D'Édition `les Belles Lettres' 1954 Softcover Very Good 
Pages unopened. Light edgewear. Minor shelfwear. ; Parallel text in French and Greek. ; Collection Des Universités De France. Association Guillaume Budé; Vol. 5; 147 pages 
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19 Aristophanes; Maurice Platnauer (Ed. ) ARISTOPHANES: PEACE Edited with Introduction and Commentary
Oxford Clarendon Press 1964 0198141599 / 9780198141594 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Very light shelfwear to book. DJ has light rubbing and edgewear. DJ spine a bit browned. ; English Introduction and Extensive Commentary with Greek Text. ; 356 pages 
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20 Askew, Gilbert (compiled by) A CATALOGUE OF GREEK COINS
B. A. Seaby, Ltd. 1951 Softcover Very Good 
Spine slant. Occasional neat pencil check marks beside lot numbers. Creasing to corner of rear wrap. ; 124 pages 
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