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    • Bibliographic details: Brill, Leiden, 1972. IX,151p. Sewn. Plasticized. Series: Philosophia antiqua, Volume XXIV. 'Besides the carefully established text, Marg's translation (the first into a modern language since an eighteenth century French one) is a valuable contribution to the understanding of a document that is not always easy.' (L.G. WESTERINK in Mnemosne, 1975, p.87). Read more
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    • Bibliographic details: Sidestone Press, Leiden, 2019. 160p. ills.(B&W as well as full colour line drawings and photographs). Paperback. 'This essential work of synthesis provides overviews by leading scholars of the culture and social organization of Mycenaean Greece, including its interactions with Minoan/Mycenaean Crete and the societies of the Eastern Mediterranean.' (MALCOLM H. WIENER). Read more
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    • Bibliographic details: Croom Helm, London / Sydney, 1987. 1st paperback ed. 281p. Paperback. 'G.'s knowledge of the law is torough and exact. It is to her enormous credit that she has made so much complex law accessible to students and non-specialists. All texts discussed in the book are translated.' (DAVID CHERRY inThe Classical Review (New Series), 1987, p.264). Read more
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    • Bibliographic details: Sidestone Press, Leiden, 2017. 190p. ills.(B&W as well as full colour photographs and line drawings). Large paperback. Series: Publications of the The Netherlands Institute at Athens, VI. At the beginning of the first century BC Athens was an independent city bound to Rome through a friendship alliance. By the end of the first century AD the city had been incorporated into the Roman province of Achaea. Along with Athenian independence perished the notion of Greek self-rule. The rest of Achaea was ruled by the governor of Macedonia already since 146 BC, but the numerous defections of Greek c... Read more
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    • Bibliographic details: Athenaeum-Polak & Van Gennep, Amsterdam, 2020. 412p. Original black cloth with dust wrps. With belly band. In 44 v.Chr. wordt Caesar vermoord door een groep samenzweerders. Republikeinen en opportunisten verzetten zich tegen zijn vermeende hang naar het koningschap. Maar ze wachten te lang af hoe het volk zal reageren en verliezen het momentum. Marcus Antonius neemt als collega-consul van Caesar het voortouw en ontpopt zich tot een nieuwe kandidaat voor de alleenheerschappij. Cicero, de grote redenaar en ervaren politicus, zet zich vervolgens ondanks zijn hoge leeftijd nog één keer in voor ... Read more
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    • Bibliographic details: Oxford University Press, London, 1982 (reprint). VIII,164p. Paperback. Tail spine a bit bumped. 'Mr. Camps has writtten an admirable Introduction to the Aeneid, succinct, informative, and judicious, but at the same time with an individual quality which makes it more than a handbook for students and entitles it to the careful attention of all those concerned with Latin literature.' (M.L. CLARKE in the Classical Review (New Series), 1971, p.47). Read more
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    • Bibliographic details: Ambo, Amsterdam, 2013. 315p. Hardback with dust wrps. Dust wrps slightly worn. Levenskunst is een manier om de zoektocht naar het goede leven vorm te geven. De westerse mens heeft de vrijheid veroverd om te kiezen wie hij wil zijn. Maar hoe die vrijheid in te vullen? En hoe kan een maatschappij vol vrije individuen goed functioneren? Daarvoor is een nieuwe moraal nodig die niet dogmatisch is, maar positief. Een moraal die persoonlijke vrijheid definieert ten opzichte van de ander, in een maatschappelijk verband. Maarten van Buuren en Joep Dohmen betogen dat deugden de mens in staat stellen ... Read more
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    • Bibliographic details: Athenaeum, Amsterdam, 2016. 248p. ills. Paperback. 'De classicus Diederik Burgersdijk (1973) heeft in zijn studie De macht van de traditie Constantijns bewind onder de loep genomen, zich afvragend waar diens grote reputatie eigenlijk op berustte. Ter vergelijking heeft hij Augustus gekozen, de eerste Romeinse keizer, en dat niet ten onrechte omdat Constantijn de eerste christelijke keizer was en dus net als zijn illustere voorganger aan het begin stond van een nieuw hoofdstuk in de Romeinse geschiedenis. (...) Net als Augustus wilde Constantijn de stichter van een nieuw gouden tijdperk zijn... Read more
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    • Bibliographic details: Polis, Kalmthout, 2016. 382p. Paperback. A.o.: M. LAUREYS: Thomas More. Een leven in dienst van de letteren, van de staat en van God (pp.35-54); Chr. PIEPER: Utopia. Een complex literair experiment (pp.54-73); G. ROSKAM: Op weg van Atlantis naar de Eilanden van de Zon. 'Utopische' literatuur uit de oudheid (pp.103-123); J. JANSSENS: Paradijselijke literatuur in de middeleeuwen (pp.123-151); P. LOMBAERDE: Van Plato tot Ledoux. De mythe van de idelae stad in beeld en woord (pp.174-194); R. TORFS: Herbergzame utopie (pp.305-321); T. VAN HOUDT: De utopische traditie in 1400 werken (pp.321-350). Read more
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    • Bibliographic details: Athenaeum - Polak & Van Gennep, Amsterdam, 2016. 507,16,16p. ills.(maps and full colour pictures and photographs). Paperback. After many years of studying the Vesuvius area, with the support of archaeologists and volcanologists, Alberto Angela reconstructs the day in the life of Pompeii that marked its tragic fate. To allow us breathe the atmosphere of those times, Angela identifies some characters who existed historically - the rich matron Rectina, a cynical banker, an ambitious politician - and follows them step by step on a path that can be taken today, from the same roads, fields, homes... Read more
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    • Bibliographic details: Atlas, Amsterdam / Antwerpen, 2010. 352p. Paperback. 'Het valt niet te ontkennen dat de Amerikaanse classica Caroline Alexander een empatihisch boek heeft geschreven over de Ilias. Homerus' epos over de oorlog tussen Grieken en Trojanen. 'De oorlog die Achilles het leven kostte' is bovendien met vaart en kennis van zaken geschreven en heeft alles om een breed publiek aan te spreken.' (HANS ORANJE in Trouw, 05-02-2011). 'Alexander 'neemt ons mee door de Ilias, vanaf Achilles? besluit zich uit de Trojaanse Oorlog terug te trekken tot het moment waarop zijn vijand Hektor wordt begraven en zowe... Read more
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    • Bibliographic details: Bristol Classical Press, London, 1994. 2nd ed.(reprint). 190p. Paperback. Signature and date on half title. Nice copy. 'The entire analysis of the Stoic system will prove lucid for the uninitiated and stimulating for the specialist. But perhaps of ven greater value are the later chapters on 'Personalities of the Early Stoa', 'Panaetius and Posidonius', 'Stoics and Politics', and 'The Later Stoics'. These portray with rare sensitivity the impact of Stoicism on ancient life and thought and the ways in which its adherents adapted it to their own preoccupations and circumstances. No previous bo... Read more
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    • Bibliographic details: Klincksieck, Paris, 1935. 546p. Sewn. Carton cover. Uncut. Edges a little bit stained. (Rare). ?The author gives a very full account of the sea and things marine or nautical as treated by all the Roman poets from Plautus and Ennius to Statius and Silius Italicus. Often all the terms used by a single poet are collected, and classified e.g. into ?expressions banales? or ?créations vigoureuses?. Similarly the descriptions of storms , of embarcations, of landings, and of nautical manoeuvres, and the imagery drawn from the sea, are collected as each poet is treated. Naturally this material, with... Read more
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    • Bibliographic details: Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft, Darmstadt, 2010. 176p. Hard bound. Series: Texte zur Forschung, Band 100. (Rare). ?L?édition, la traduction et le commentaire que propose aujourd?hui Gregor Weber, sans apporter des perspectives radicalement nouvelles au sujet de l?oeuvre, s?imposera sans aucun doute dans les années à venir comme une édition de référence. (?) Dans son introduction, Weber reprend les discussions principales au sujet de la date d?écriture du traité et de son auteur tout en dressant un bref panorama du rapport entre le dêmos athénien et les oligarques dans l?Athènes du Ve si... Read more
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    • Bibliographic details: The University Of Texas, Austin / Rome, 1977. XXIV,339p. Original black cloth with dust wrps. Dust wrps mylar protected. Endpapers with map. Lower corner dust wrps to front slightly damaged. Nr.1829 of 2000 copies. Requires extra shipping costs: weight including packing from 2 - 5 Kg. From the library of Prof. Carl Deroux. Read more
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