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Paperback. Translator(s): Waterfield, Robin. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: DB; PDX; PH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 20. Weight in Grams: 258.
Publisher
Oxford Paperbacks England
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199540280
ISBN
9780199540280

€ 13.99
€ 11.20

Paperback. Inspired by Homer and inspiration for Dante and Milton, the Aeneid is an immortal poem at the heart of Western life and culture. Virgil took Aeneas as his hero and in telling a story of dispossession and defeat, love and war, he portrayed human life in all its nobility and suffering. Translator(s): West, David. Num Pages: 368 pages, maps, further reading, index. BIC Classification: DB; DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 139 x 196 x 23. Weight in Grams: 270.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140449327
ISBN
9780140449327

€ 14.99
€ 12.20

Paperback. HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential classics. Series: Collins Classics. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 181 x 113 x 27. Weight in Grams: 232.
Publisher
HarperPress
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007420094
ISBN
9780007420094

€ 5.57

Paperback. Presents a portrait of Julius Agricola - the most famous governor of Roman Britain and Tacitus' well-loved and respected father-in-law. This title offers fascinating descriptions of the geography, climate and people of the country, and an account of the early stages of the Roman occupation of Britain. Editor(s): Rives, James. Translator(s): Mattingly, H. Num Pages: 176 pages, maps. BIC Classification: 1DB; 1QDAR; DB; HBJD1; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 12. Weight in Grams: 134.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140455403
ISBN
9780140455403

€ 14.99
€ 12.01

Paperback. This selection of poems from the third book of Ovid's Amores is designed to meet the needs of those studying or teaching the verse literature prescription for OCR Latin AS level, 2012-2014. Series: Latin Texts. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADL; DB; DCF; DSBB; DSC. Category: (UA) A / AS level. Dimension: 215 x 137 x 8. Weight in Grams: 134.
Publisher
Bristol Classical Press
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781853997457
ISBN
9781853997457

€ 20.21

Paperback. Offers a translation of one of the greatest accounts of ancient Rome. This title recounts the major historical events from the years shortly before the death of Augustus to the death of Nero in AD 68. Translator(s): Damon, Cynthia. Num Pages: 544 pages, 1 map (black and white). BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 2ADL; 3D; DB; DSBB; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 130 x 24. Weight in Grams: 368.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
544
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140455649
ISBN
9780140455649

€ 16.99
€ 13.61

Paperback. A collection of essays, commissioned from experts based in Mexico, Europe and the US, that plays on the interrelated notions of 'revisitation', haunting, residual traces and valediction to interrogate the Revolution's multiple appearances, reckonings and reconfigurations in art, photography, film, periodicals, travel-testimonies and poetry. Editor(s): Segre, Erica. Series: Iberian and Latin American Studies: The Arts, Literature, and Identity. Num Pages: 316 pages, 38, 3 (b/w); 35 (col.). BIC Classification: AC; AJ; APF; DB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 151 x 19. Weight in Grams: 520.
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034307024
ISBN
9783034307024

€ 56.74

Paperback. Translator(s): Hammond, Carolyn. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 320 pages, line figure, maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 2ADL; DB; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 130 x 15. Weight in Grams: 224.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199540266
ISBN
9780199540266

€ 11.99
€ 10.47

Paperback. Reader for intermediate students of ancient Greek introducing three of ancient Greece's most important authors, Euripides, Thucydides and Plato. Series: Reading Greek. Num Pages: 188 pages, 43 b/w illus. 7 maps. BIC Classification: 2AHA; CJCR; DB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 248 x 175 x 11. Weight in Grams: 388.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521736473
ISBN
9780521736473

€ 32.54

Paperback. Presents an account of Socrates' trial and death (399 BC). This title develops the Socratic belief in responsibility for one's self and shows Socrates living and dying under his philosophy. It focuses on the themes of identity and confrontation. Translator(s): Rowe, Christopher. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; DB; HPCA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 129 x 15. Weight in Grams: 194.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140455496
ISBN
9780140455496

€ 13.99
€ 11.29

Hardback. Arjuna and the Hunter, by the sixth-century poet Bharavi, portrays Arjuna s travels to the Himalayas, where Shiva tests the hero s courage in combat and bestows upon him an invincible weapon. This is a masterful contemplation of ethical conduct, ascetic discipline, and religious devotion enduring themes in Indian literature." Translator(s): Peterson, David B Truman Professor of Asian Studies Indira Viswanathan, PH D (Yale University). Series: Murty Classical Library of India. Num Pages: 608 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 142 x 33. Weight in Grams: 600.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
608
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674504967
ISBN
9780674504967

€ 31.99
€ 30.77

Hardcover. Presents author's sequence of fifteen witty and playful poems which sketches the history of the world from its creation to the poet's own time through a series of transformation myths in which gods and goddesses succumb to all-too-human passions, not least in the matter of love. Translator(s): Mandelbaum, Allen. Num Pages: 568 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADL; DB; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 208 x 164 x 33. Weight in Grams: 610.
Publisher
Everyman
Number of pages
568
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1968
Edition
1st ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841593586
ISBN
9781841593586

€ 16.99
€ 13.73

Paperback. The first modern literary commentary on Pliny the Younger's Epistles II, essential reading for students and scholars of Roman literature. Editor(s): Whitton, Christopher. Series: Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics. Num Pages: 344 pages, 2 b/w illus. 1 table. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 2ADL; 3D; DB; DSBB; HBLA1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 215 x 138 x 19. Weight in Grams: 442.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
344
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521187275
ISBN
9780521187275

€ 33.24

Hardcover. The historian Polybius (ca 200-118 BCE) was born into a leading family of Megalopolis in the Peloponnese (Morea) and served the Achaean League in arms and diplomacy for many years, favoring alliance with Rome. This title offers a translation of Polybius' work. Translator(s): Paton, W. R. Series: Loeb Classical Library. Num Pages: 576 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; 2ADL; 3D; DB; DSBB; HBLA1; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 168 x 117 x 31. Weight in Grams: 396.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
576
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674996380
ISBN
9780674996380

€ 26.16

Paperback. Cicero (106-43BC) was the most brilliant orator in Classical history. Even one of the men who authorized his assassination, the Emperor Octavian, admitted to his grandson that Cicero was: 'an eloquent man, my boy, eloquent and a lover of his country'. This selection of speeches illustrates Cicero's fierce loyalty to the Roman Republic. Editor(s): McElduff, Siobhan. Num Pages: 352 pages, maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; DB; DNS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 21. Weight in Grams: 262.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140455533
ISBN
9780140455533

€ 14.99
€ 12.10

Hardcover.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
512
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674996373
ISBN
9780674996373

€ 25.99
€ 25.93

Paperback. Dealing with western literature, this poem of great warriors trapped between their own heroic pride and the arbitrary, often vicious decisions of fate and the gods. It captures the Iliad in all its surging thunder for a new generation of readers. Translator(s): Green, Peter. Num Pages: 608 pages. BIC Classification: DB; DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
University of California Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520281431
ISBN
9780520281431

€ 18.99
€ 17.47

Hardcover. The book analyses 20th century Polish literature in the contexts of queer theory, psychoanalysis and modernism studies. It presents readings of well-known authors and furthermore offers theoretical ideas relevant outside the Polish context. Series: Polish Studies - Transdisciplinary Perspectives. Num Pages: 252 pages. BIC Classification: DB; HB; JFSJ1; JM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 157 x 215 x 20. Weight in Grams: 426.
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631662762
ISBN
9783631662762

€ 49.99
€ 47.61

Paperback. Editor(s): Emden, Christian; Keen, Catherine; Midgley, David. Series: Cultural History & Literary Imagination. Num Pages: 344 pages, 17 illustrations. BIC Classification: AB; CB; DB; GTB; HB; JFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 151 x 225 x 20. Weight in Grams: 476.
Publisher
Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783039105328
ISBN
9783039105328

€ 68.15

Paperback. A classicist best known for his translations of Homer, Sappho, Hesiod, and Callimachus returns to Roman poetry, offering a resonant new Aeneid. Translator(s): Lombardo, Stanley. Num Pages: 432 pages, maps. BIC Classification: DB; DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 140 x 19. Weight in Grams: 346.
Publisher
Hackett Publishing Co, Inc United States
Number of pages
355
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780872207318
ISBN
9780872207318

€ 18.99
€ 18.06