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  1. Forms of Astonishment: Greek Myths of Metamorphosis

    Forms of Astonishment: Greek Myths of Metamorphosis [Paperback]

    Richard Buxton (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780198706991
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    In this illustrated study Richard Buxton analyses Greek literary narratives and visual representations of the metamorphosis of humans and gods, as evidenced from Homer to Nonnos. Such tales have become familiar in their Ovidian dress, as in the be... .... Learn More
  2. Ancient Prophecy: Near Eastern, Biblical, and Greek Perspectives

    Ancient Prophecy: Near Eastern, Biblical, and Greek Perspectives [Hardback]

    Martti Nissinen (Author)

    Regular Price: £95.00

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    ISBN: 9780198808558
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    Ancient Prophecy: Near Eastern, Biblical, and Greek Perspectives is the first monograph-length comparative study on prophetic divination in ancient Near Eastern, biblical, and Greek sources. Prophecy is one of the ways humans have believed to beco... .... Learn More
  3. The Seer and the City: Religion, Politics, and Colonial Ideology in Ancient Greece

    The Seer and the City: Religion, Politics, and Colonial Ideology in Ancient Greece [Hardback]

    Margaret Foster (Author)

    Regular Price: £74.00

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    ISBN: 9780520295001
    Published by : University of California Press
    Seers featured prominently in ancient Greek culture, but they rarely appear in colonial discourse from the archaic and classical periods. Margaret Foster exposes the ideological motivations behind this discrepancy and reveals how colonial discours... .... Learn More
  4. Greek Gods Abroad: Names, Natures, and Transformations

    Greek Gods Abroad: Names, Natures, and Transformations [Hardback]

    Robert Parker (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780520293946
    Published by : University of California Press
    From even before the time of Alexander the Great, the Greek gods spread throughout the Mediterranean, carried by settlers and largely adopted by the indigenous populations. By the third century BC, gods bearing Greek names were worshipped everywhe... .... Learn More
  5. Votive Reliefs

    Votive Reliefs [Hardback]

    Carol L. Lawton (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780876612385
    Published by : American School of Classical Studies at Athens
    Series: Athenian Agora
    Volume: 38
    This volume includes all of the Classical, Hellenistic, and Roman votive reliefs found to date in the excavations of the Athenian Agora. In addition to providing a catalogue of the reliefs arranged according to their subjects, the author treats th... .... Learn More
  6. Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion: Volume I: Early Greek Religion

    Inner Purity and Pollution in Greek Religion: Volume I: Early Greek Religion [Hardback]

    Andrej Petrovic (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780198768043
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    Was Ancient Greek religion really 'mere ritualism'? Early Christians denounced the pagans for the disorderly plurality of their cults, and reduced Greek religion to ritual and idolatry; protestant theologians condemned the pagan 'religion of form'... .... Learn More
  7. Gods and Garments

    Gods and Garments: Textiles in Greek Sanctuaries in the 7th to the 1st Centuries BC [Hardback]

    Cecilie Brøns (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781785703553
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Ancient Textiles Series
    Volume: 28
    Textiles comprise a vast and wide category of material culture and constitute a crucial part of the ancient economy. Yet, studies of classical antiquity still often leave out this important category of material culture, partly due to the textiles ... .... Learn More
  8. New Aspects of Religion in Ancient Athens

    New Aspects of Religion in Ancient Athens [Hardback]

    Jon D. Mikalson (Author)

    Regular Price: £193.00

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    ISBN: 9789004319189
    Published by : BRILL
    Jon D. Mikalson offers for classical and Hellenistic Athens a study of the terminology and contexts of praises of religious actions and artefacts and an investigation of the various authorities in religious activities. The terms of approbation app... .... Learn More
  9. Battling the Gods

    Battling the Gods: Atheism in the Ancient World [Hardback]

    Tim Whitmarsh (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780307958327
    Published by : Alfred A Knopf
    How new is atheism? Long before the Enlightenment sowed seeds of disbelief in a deeply Christian Europe, atheism was a matter of serious public debate in the Greek world. But history is written by those who prevail, so the lively free-thinking voi... .... Learn More
  10. The Gods of Olympus

    The Gods of Olympus: A History [Hardback]

    Barbara Graziosi (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780805091571
    Published by : Metropolitan Books
    Elegant and entertaining, this is the history of the most vibrant characters in classical civilisation. With their vast appetites, great beauty, and warlike tendencies, it's hard to resist their pull on the imagination - even though, in antiquity,... .... Learn More

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