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Hardcover. The main part of Polybius' history covers the years 264--146 BCE, describing the rise of Rome, her destruction of Carthage, and her eventual domination of the Greek world. For this edition, W. R. Paton's excellent translation has been thoroughly revised, and explanatory notes and a new introduction added. Translator(s): Paton, W. R. Series: Loeb Classical Library. Num Pages: 624 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; DB; DSBB; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 130 x 31. Weight in Grams: 440.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
624
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674996588
ISBN
9780674996588

€ 25.99
€ 25.98

Paperback. Editor(s): Maunder, Eliot (North London Collegiate School, UK). Num Pages: 120 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADL; 4KL; DB; DSBB; DSK. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 218 x 138 x 14. Weight in Grams: 170.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Bilingual
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474266062
ISBN
9781474266062

€ 17.29

Paperback. In a new adaptation for London's Gate Theatre, award winning British playwright Nick Payne retells the story of Sophocles Electra in a visceral and powerful new stage version. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 131 x 5. Weight in Grams: 90.
Publisher
Oberon Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849430616
ISBN
9781849430616

€ 15.19

Paperback.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
464
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472532480
ISBN
9781472532480

€ 16.22

Paperback. Num Pages: 314 pages. BIC Classification: DB; JPA. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 153 x 225 x 20. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9783906768540
ISBN
9783906768540

€ 58.03

Paperback. In the Nicomachean Ethics Aristotle examines the nature of happiness, which he defines as a specially good kind of life. He considers the nature of practical reasoning, friendship, and the role and importance of the moral virtues in the best life. This new edition features a revised translation and valuable new introduction and notes. Editor(s): Brown, Lesley. Translator(s): Ross, David. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: DB; HPCA; HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 195 x 128 x 17. Weight in Grams: 236.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199213610
ISBN
9780199213610

€ 10.99
€ 9.74

Hardcover. The comedies of Plautus are the earliest Latin works to survive complete and are cornerstones of the European theatrical tradition from Shakespeare and Moliere to modern times. This fifth volume of a new Loeb edition of all twenty-one of Plautus's extant comedies includes lively modern translations, introductions, and ample explanatory notes. Series: Loeb Classical Library. Num Pages: 510 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 170 x 134 x 33. Weight in Grams: 374.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
510
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Bilingual
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674996816
ISBN
9780674996816

€ 25.99
€ 25.98

Hardcover. Editor(s): Ramos, Alicia. Series: Currents in Comparative Romance Languages & Literatures. Num Pages: 172 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: DB; DSB; HBLX; JFSJ1; JNZ; JPA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 157 x 233 x 15. Weight in Grams: 376.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
First printing
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433118944
ISBN
9781433118944

€ 60.32

Paperback. The great trilogy that is the wellspring of Western drama. Series: Drama Classics S. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 160 x 105 x 8. Weight in Grams: 113.
Publisher
Nick Hern Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781854591739
ISBN
9781854591739

€ 6.45

Hardcover. Translator(s): Aldaz, Anna M. Series: Wor(L)Ds of Change: Latin American and Iberian Literature. Num Pages: 172 pages. BIC Classification: DB; JF; JPA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 160. Weight in Grams: 710.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc United States
Number of pages
172
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9780820433752
ISBN
9780820433752

€ 47.99
€ 45.44

Paperback. Dragons, Serpents, and Slayers in the Classical and Early Christian Worlds offers a comprehensive and easily accessible collection of dragon myths from Greek, Roman, and early Christian sources. Num Pages: 360 pages, 29 illus. BIC Classification: 1QDA; DB; HRKP3; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 251 x 177 x 17. Weight in Grams: 614.
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United States
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199925117
ISBN
9780199925117

€ 37.25

Hardcover. Aeschylus (ca 525-456 BCE), the dramatist who made Athenian tragedy one of the world's great art forms, witnessed the establishment of democracy at Athens and fought against the Persians at Marathon. This third volume collects the major fragments of lost Aeschylean plays. Editor(s): Sommerstein, Alan H. Translator(s): Sommerstein, Alan H. Series: Loeb Classical Library. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: 2AHA; DB; DD; DSBB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 169 x 114 x 17. Weight in Grams: 288.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
400
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674996298
ISBN
9780674996298

€ 25.99
€ 25.98

Library Binding. Offers economical, metrical translations that convey the range of effects of the playwright's verse, from the idiomatic speech of its dialogue to the high formality of its choral odes. Translator(s): Svarlien, Diane Arnson. Num Pages: 248 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 225 x 152 x 19. Weight in Grams: 396.
Publisher
Hackett Publishing Co, Inc United States
Number of pages
206
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780872208230
ISBN
9780872208230

€ 43.99
€ 39.46

Hardcover. Horace saw the death of the Republic and the beginning of the Roman Empire, and was personally acquainted with the emperor Augustus and the poet Virgil. He was famous during his lifetime, and continued to be posthumously, for his odes and epodes, his satires and epistles, and for Ars Poetica. This book deals with his life and work. Editor(s): Quarrie, Paul. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 115 x 176 x 24. Weight in Grams: 256.
Publisher
Everyman's Library
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841598024
ISBN
9781841598024

€ 13.99
€ 11.29

Paperback. The Histories of Herodotus, completed in the second half of the 5th century BC, is generally regarded as the first work of history and the first great masterpiece of non-fiction writing. This book offers a translation of Herodotus' Histories. Translator(s): Holland, Tom. Num Pages: 880 pages, 13 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; DB; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 137 x 198 x 41. Weight in Grams: 608.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140455397
ISBN
9780140455397

€ 13.99
€ 11.40

Hardcover. Diane Rayor's graceful translations and Andre Lardinois's thorough introduction and notes present the best combination of intelligibility, information, and poetry. Num Pages: 184 pages, 1 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 2AHA; DB; DCF; DSBB; DSC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 144 x 218 x 18. Weight in Grams: 386.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
125
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107023598
ISBN
9781107023598

€ 102.03

Paperback. Provides a critical and context-sensitive reading of corporeality in the narrative fiction of Merce Rodoreda, through the perspectives of art and film theory, feminism, literary criticism, spatial studies, and nationalist theory. Series: Hispanic Studies: Culture and Ideas. Num Pages: 223 pages. BIC Classification: DB; GTC; HBTB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 152 x 21. Weight in Grams: 354.
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034308885
ISBN
9783034308885

€ 47.99
€ 45.44

Hardcover. Series: University of Kansas Humanistic Studies. Num Pages: 204 pages. BIC Classification: DB; HR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Weight in Grams: 480.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc United States
Number of pages
204
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1994
Condition
New
SKU
V9780820419527
ISBN
9780820419527

€ 46.99
€ 44.30

Paperback. Editor(s): Godwin, John. Num Pages: 120 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADL; 4KL; DB; DSBB; DSC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 218 x 189 x 10. Weight in Grams: 170.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Bilingual
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474265904
ISBN
9781474265904

€ 22.36

Paperback. Offers translations of Euripides' "Medea", "The Children of Heracles", "Andromache", and "Iphigenia among the Taurians", fragments of lost plays by Aeschylus, and the surviving portion of Sophocles' "The Trackers". In this title, introductions for each play offer information about its first production, plot, and reception in antiquity and beyond. Editor(s): Griffith, Mark; Most, Glenn W. Series Editor(s): Grene, David; Lattimore, Richmond. Series: Complete Greek Tragedies. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 140 x 14. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Third
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226311517
ISBN
9780226311517

€ 13.45

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