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Turner, Lorenzo Dow. Africanism in the Gullah Dialect. New intro. By Katherine Wyly Mille and Michael B. Montgomery. U. of South Carolina Press, 2002. Pp. xli + 321. $21.95 paper.


Barrett, James. Staged Narrative: Poetics and the Messenger in Greek Tragedy. U. of California Press, 2002. Pp. xxiv + 250. $49.95.

Blondell, Ruby. The Play of Character in Plato's Dialogues. Cambridge U. Press, 2002. Pp. xi + 452. $75.00.

Cicero. Cicero on the Emotions: Tusculan Disputations 3 and 4. Translated and with commentary by Margaret Graver. U. of Chicago Press., 2002. Pp. xli + 254. $17.00 paper.

Clare. R. J. The Path of the Argo: Language, Imagery and Narrative in the Argonautica of Apollonius Rhodius. Cambridge U. Press, 2002. Pp. x + 301. $65.00.

Clarke, Katherine. Between Geography and History: Hellenistic Constructions of the Roman World. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1999. Pp. xi + 407. $24.95 paper.

Dickey, Eleanor. Latin Forms of Address: From Plautus to Apuleius. Oxford U. Press, 2002. Pp. x + 414. $65.00.

Euripides. Heracles and Other Plays. Trans. by John Davie, with an intro. and notes by Richard Rutherford. London: Penguin, 2002. Pp. xlviii + 307. $11.00 paper.

Floridi, Luciano. Sextus Empiricus: The Transmission and Recovery of Pyrrhonism. Oxford U. Press, 2002. Pp. xvi + 150. $45.00.

Goldhill, Simon. Who Needs Greek? Contests in the Cultural History of Hellenism. Cambridge U. Press, 2002. Pp. viii + 326. $65.00 cloth, $23.00 paper.

Graziosi, Barbara. Inventing Homer: The Early Reception of Epic. Cambridge U. Press, 2002. Pp. xiii + 285. $55.00.

Hardie, Philip, ed. The Cambridge Companion to Ovid. Cambridge U. Press, 2002. Pp. xvi + 408. $65.00 cloth, $23.00 paper.

Hardie, Philip. Ovid's Poetics of Illusion. Cambridge U. Press, 2002. Pp. viii + 365. $65.00.

Livy. The Early History of Rome: Books I-V of The History of Rome from Its Foundations. Trans. by Aubrey de Selincourt. Intro. by R. M. Ogilvie with a preface and additional material by S. P. Oakley. London: Penguin, 2002. Pp. vii + 488. $14.00 paper.

Newlands, Carole E. Statius' Silvae and the Poetics of Empire. Cambridge U. Press, 2002. Pp. viii + 356. $65.00.

Nussbaum, Martha C., and Juha Sihvola. The Sleep of Reason: Erotic Experience and Sexual Ethics in Ancient Greece and Rome. U. of Chicago Press, 2002. Pp. viii + 457. $26.00 paper.

Omitowoju, Rosanna. Rape and the Politics of Consent in Classical Athens. Cambridge U. Press, 2002. Pp. ix + 249. $60.00

Querzoli, Serena. I testamenta e gli officia pietatis: tribunale centumvirale, potere imperiale e giuristi tra augusto e i severi. Naples: La Loffredo Editore, 2000. Pp. 268. [dagger] [??] 16.53 paper.

Sappho. The Sappho Companion. Ed. and with an intro, by Margaret Reynolds. New York: Palgrave, 2002. Pp. 422. $18.00 paper.

Skoie, Mathilde. Reading Sulpicia: Commentaries 1475-1990. Oxford U. Press, 2002. Pp. ix + 362.

Warren, James. Epicurus and Democritean Ethics: An Archaeology of Ataraxia. Cambridge U. Press, 2002. Pp. xiv + 241. $55.00.


Appelbaum, Robert. Literature and Utopian Politics in Seventeenth-Century England. Cambridge U. Press, 2002. $55.00.

Batt, Catherine. Malory's Morte Darthur: Remaking Arthurian Tradition. New York: Palgrave, 2002. Pp. xxiii + 264. $49.95 paper.

Dillon, Janette. Language and Stage in Medieval and Renaissance England. Cambridge U. Press, 1998. Pp. xi + 256.

Flannagan, Roy. John Milton: A Short Introduction. Oxford: Blackwell, 2002. Pp. viii + 132. $19.95 paper.

Knapp, Jeffrey. Shakespeare's Tribe: Church, Nation, and Theater in Renaissance England. U. of Chicago Press, 2002. Pp. xvi + 277. $36.00.

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