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Grote, Dale A. A Comprehensive Guide to Wheelock's Latin. Newly revised for Wheelock's 6th edition. Wauconda, IL: Bolchazy-Carducci, 2000. Pp. xxiii + 338.


Alden, Maureen. Homer Beside Himself: Para-Narratives in the Iliad. Oxford U. Press, 2000. Pp. xiii + 384. $85.00.

Alcock, Susan E., John F. Cherry, and Jas Elsner, eds. Pausanias: Travel and Memory in Ancient Greece. Oxford U. Press, 2001. Pp. xii + 379. $65.00.

Apuleius. The Metamorphoses, Book 1. Wauconda, Illinois: Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, 2000. Pp. xx + 105. $15.00.

Augustine. Political Writings. Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought. Cambridge U. Press, 2001. Pp. li + 299. $64.95 cloth, $22.95 paper.

Barker, Andrew. Scientific Method in Ptolemy's `Harmonics.' Cambridge U. Press, 2001. Pp. viii + 281. $69.95.

Boedeker, Deborah, and David Sider, eds. The New Simonides: Contexts of Praise and Desire. Oxford U. Press, 2001. Pp. xii + 312. $65.00.

Bowman, Alan K., Peter Garnsey and Dominic Rathbone. The Cambridge Ancient History: The High Empire, A.D. 70-192. Vol 11. Second Edition. Cambridge U. Press, 2000. Pp. xxi + 1222. $160.00.

Brittain, Charles. Philo of Larissa: The Last of the Academic Sceptics. Oxford U. Press, 2001. Pp. xii + 406. $60.00.

Burkert, Walter. Savage Energies: Lessons on Myth and Ritual in Ancient Greece. U. of Chicago Press, 2001. Pp. xiv + 110. $28.00.

Buxton, Richard, ed. Oxford Readings in Greek Religion. Oxford U. Press, 2001. Pp. x + 372. $95.00 cloth, $24.95 paper.

Callimachus. The Poems of Callimachus. Ed. and trans. by Frank Nisetich. Oxford U. Press, 2001. Pp. lvi + 350. $27.95.

Cicero. On Obligations (De Officiis). Trans. by P. G. Walsh. Oxford U. Press, 2001. Pp. 1x + 218. $65.00.

Cicero. Pro Rabirio Postumo. Trans. by Mary Siani-Davies. Oxford: Clarendon, 2001. Pp. xiv + 282. $29.95.

Classical Literary Criticism. Trans. by Penelope Murray and T. S. Dorsch. London: Penguin, 2000. Pp. lxiv + 188. $12.00.

Demosthenes. On the Crown. Ed. by Harvey Yunis. Cambridge U. Press, 2001. Pp. xiii + 314.

Dougherty, Carol. The Raft of Odysseus: The Ethnographic Imagination of Homer's Odyssey. Oxford U. Press, 2001. Pp. x + 243. $49.95.

Dobrov, Gregory W. Figures of Play: Greek Drama and Metafictional Poetics. Oxford U. Press, 2001. Pp. ix + 238. $45.00.

Euripides. Bakkhai. Trans. by Reginald Gibbons. Oxford U. Press. Pp. vii + 150.

Euripides. Hecuba, Trojan Women, Andromache. Trans. by James Morwood. Oxford U. Press, 2001. Pp. lvii + 167. $60.00.

Euripides. Herakles. Trans. by Tom Sleigh. Oxford U. Press, 2001. Pp. vii + 112.

Farrell, Joseph. Latin Language and Latin Culture from Ancient to Modern Times. Cambridge U. Press, 2001. Pp. xiv + 148. $54.95 cloth, $18.95 paper.

Fowler, Robert L. Early Greek Mythography. Volume I: Text and Introduction. Oxford U. Press, 2000. Pp. xlvii + 459. $90.00.

Fraser, P. M. and E. Matthews, eds. A Lexicon of Greek Personal Names. Volume IIIB: Central Greece from the Megarid to Thessaly. Oxford: Clarendon Press. Pp. xxi + 478. $140.00.

Goldhill, Simon, ed. Being Greek Under Rome: Cultural Identity, the Second Sopistic and the Development of Empire. Cambridge U. Press, 2001. Pp. viii + 395.

Gould, John. Myth, Ritual Memory, and Exchange: Essays in Greek Literature and Culture. Pp. x + 424. $60.00.

Henderson, John. Telling Tales on Caesar: Roman Stories from Phaedrus. Oxford U. Press, 2001.

Homer. Iliad 1. Ed. and trans, by Simon Pulleyn. Oxford U. Press, 2001. Pp. xi + 304. $21.00.

Hornblower, Simon, and Elaine Matthews, eds. Greek Personal Names: Their Value as Evidence. Proceedings of the British Academy 104. Oxford U. Press, 2001. Pp. viii + 184. $49.95.

Hunter, Virginia and Jonathan Edmondson, eds. …


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