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ANDRIANOU, DIMITRA. The Furniture and Furnishings of Ancient Greek Houses 
and Tombs. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009. Pp. xvi + 213. 
Cloth, $80.00. ISBN 978–0–521–76087–4.

BELL, SINCLAIR AND INGE LYSE HANSEN, eds. Role Models in the Roman World: 
Identity and Assimilation. Supplements to the Memoirs of the American 
Academy in Rome. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2008. Pp. x + 
316. Cloth, $85.00. ISBN 978–0–472–11589–1.

BERTMAN, STEPHEN AND LOIS PARKER, eds. The Healing Power of Ancient 
Literature. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2009. Pp. 
xii + 127. Cloth, $52.99. ISBN 1–4438–0988–8.

COLTMAN, VICCY. Classical Sculpture and the Culture of Collecting in 
Britain Since 1760. Classical Presences. New York: Oxford University Press, 
2009. Pp. xiv + 315. Cloth, $99.00. ISBN 978–0–19–955126–2.

CONNELLY, JOAN BRETON. Portrait of a Priestess: Women and Ritual in Ancient 
Greece. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2007. Pp. xv + 421 + 27 
plates. Paper, $45.00. ISBN 978–0–691–14384–2.

FLOWER, HARRIET I. Roman Republics. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 
2010. Pp. xv + 204. Paper, $29.95. ISBN 978–0–691–14043–8.

FÖLLINGER, SABINE. Aischylos: Meister der griechischen Tragödie. Munich: 
C.H. Beck, 2009. Pp. 224. Cloth, €24.90. ISBN 978–3–406–59130–3.

Interpretation: The Content of Narrative Form in Ancient Literature. Trends 
in Classics. Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 2009. Pp. vii + 630. Cloth, 
$140.00. ISBN 978–3–11–021542–9.

HALLA-AHO, HILLA. The Non-Literary Latin Letters: A study of their syntax 
and pragmatics. Commentationes Humanarum Litterarum 124. Helsinki: Societas 
Scientiarum Fennica, 2009. Pp. 189. Paper, €22.00. ISBN 

JOHNSON, MARK J. The Roman Imperial Mausoleum in Late Antiquity. New York: 
Cambridge University Press, 2009. Pp. xviii + 296. Cloth, $95.00. ISBN 

KIM, HYUN JIN. Ethnicity and Foreigners In Ancient Greece and China. 
London: Duckworth, 2009. Pp. vi + 217. Cloth, $80.00. ISBN 

KRONENBERG, LEAH. Allegories of Farming from Greece and Rome: Philosophical 
Satire in Xenophon, Varro, and Virgil. New York: Cambridge University 
Press, 2009. Pp. xi + 223. Cloth, $99.00. ISBN 978–0–521–51726–3.

LEONHARDT, JÜRGEN. Latein: Geschichte einer Weltsprache. Munich: C.H. 
Beck, 2009. Pp. ix + 339. Cloth, €24.90. ISBN 978–3–406–56898–5.

MAYOR, ADRIENNE. The Poison King: The Life and Legend of Mithradates, 
Rome’s Deadliest Enemy. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2010. Pp. 
xxii + 448. Cloth, $29.95. ISBN 978–0–691–12683–8.

MIGEOTTE, LEOPOLD. The Economy of the Greek Cities: From the Archaic Period 
to the Early Roman Empire. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009. 
Pp. 210. Paper, $19.95. ISBN 978–0–520–25366–7.

ROSATI, GIANPIERO, ed. Metamorfosi di Ovidio. Vol. III Libri V–VII. 
Translated by Gioachino Chiarini. Pp. 416. Cloth, €30,00. ISBN 


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COWAN, ROSS. Roman Conquests: Italy. South Yorkshire: Pen & Sword Military, 
2009. Pp. xvii + 162. Cloth, £19.99. ISBN 184415937–X.

HARRISON, S.J., ed. Living Classics: Greece and Rome in Contemporary Poetry 
in English. Classical Presences. New York: Oxford University Press, 2009. 
Pp. xiv + 346. Cloth, $99.00. ISBN 978–0–19–923373–1.

HARRISON, THOMAS, ed. The Great Empires of the Ancient World. Los Angeles: 
J. Paul Getty, 2009. Pp. 288 + 80 b/w illustrations. Cloth, $39.95. ISBN 

ROBERTSON, ROBIN, tr. Euripides: Medea. New York and London: Free Press, 
2009. Pp. xxiv + 87. Paper, $9.99. ISBN 978–1–4165–9225–9.

SHEPPARD, D.J. Plato’s Republic. Indiana Philosophical Guides. 
Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 2009. Pp. ix + 176. 
Paper, $19.95. ISBN 978–0–253–22159.

ZETZEL, JAMES E.G., tr. Cicero: Ten Speeches. Indianapolis: Hackett 
Publishing Company, Inc., 2009. Pp. xxxvii + 332. Paper, $14.95. ISBN 

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