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  1. Myths and Tragedies in their Ancient Greek Contexts

    Myths and Tragedies in their Ancient Greek Contexts [Paperback]

    Richard F. Buxton (Author)

    £25.00

    ISBN: 9780198814573
    Published by : Oxford University Press
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    This work brings together eleven of Richard Buxton's studies of Greek mythology and Greek tragedy, focusing especially on the interrelationship between the two, and their importance to the Greeks themselves.
     
    Situating and contex... .... Learn More
  2. Reconstructing Orphic Theogonies

    Reconstructing Orphic Theogonies [Hardback]

    Dwayne A. Meisner (Author)

    £55.00

    ISBN: 9780190663520
    Published by : Oxford University Press
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    The hatching of the Cosmic Egg, the swallowing of Phanes by Zeus, and the murder of Dionysus by the Titans were just a few of the many stories that appeared in ancient Greek epic poems that were thought to have been written by the legendary singer... .... Learn More
  3. The Impact of the Roman Empire on the Cult of Asclepius

    The Impact of the Roman Empire on the Cult of Asclepius [Hardback]

    Ghislaine van der Ploeg (Author)

    £117.00

    ISBN: 9789004372528
    Published by : Brill - Academic Publishers
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    In The Impact of the Roman Empire on The Cult of Asclepius Ghislaine van der Ploeg offers an overview and analysis of how worship of the Graeco-Roman god Asclepius adapted, changed, and was disseminated under the Roman Empire. It is shown that the... .... Learn More
  4. Greek Religion and Cults in the Black Sea Region: Goddesses in the Bosporan Kingdom from the Archaic Period to the Byzantine Era

    Greek Religion and Cults in the Black Sea Region: Goddesses in the Bosporan Kingdom from the Archaic Period to the Byzantine Era [Hardback]

    David Braund (Author)

    £75.00

    ISBN: 9781107182547
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    This is the first integrated study of Greek religion and cults of the Black Sea region, centred upon the Bosporan Kingdom of its northern shores, but with connections and consequences for Greece and much of the Mediterranean world. David Braund ex... .... Learn More
  5. Greek and Roman Animal Sacrifice: Ancient Victims, Modern Observers

    Greek and Roman Animal Sacrifice: Ancient Victims, Modern Observers [Paperback]

    Christopher A. Faraone (Editor); F. S. Naiden (Editor)

    £22.99

    ISBN: 9781108456524
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    The interpretation of animal sacrifice, now considered the most important ancient Greek and Roman religious ritual, has long been dominated by the views of Walter Burkert, the late J.-P. Vernant, and Marcel Detienne. No penetrating and general cri... .... Learn More
  6. Hermes

    Hermes [Hardback]

    Arlene Allan (Author)

    £115.00

    ISBN: 9781138805705
    Published by : Routledge
    Series: Gods and Heroes of the Ancient World
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    Hermes redresses the gap in modern English scholarship on this fascinating and complex god, and present its readers with an introduction to Hermes’ social, religious and political importance through discussions of his myths, iconography, and worsh... .... Learn More
  7. Cultic Theatres & Ritual Drama

    Cultic Theatres & Ritual Drama: Regional Development & Religious Interchange Between East & West in Antiquity [Hardback]

    Inge Nielsen (Author)

    £30.50

    ISBN: 9788772888798
    Published by : Aarhus University Press
    Series: (Aarhus Studies in Mediterranean Antiquity)
    Volume: 4
    This well-illustrated book thoroughly investigates the relations between East and West in the Ancient world as seen through the lens of ancient religious practices. The author has concentrated on one aspect of the cult, the ritual drama, and its s... .... Learn More
  8. Aspects of Ancient Greek Cult

    Aspects of Ancient Greek Cult: Context, Ritual & Iconography [Hardback]

    Jesper Jensen (Author)

    £32.00

    ISBN: 9788779342538
    Published by : Aarhus University Press
    Series: (Aarhus Studies in Mediterranean Antiquity)
    The papers in this volume illustrate the interplay between the studies of classical archaeology, religion, history, and musicology. The eight papers by the young scholars and their Nestor, Richard Hamilton, offer a fresh look at various aspects of... .... Learn More
  9. Female Mobility and Gendered Space in Ancient Greek Myth

    Female Mobility and Gendered Space in Ancient Greek Myth [Hardback]

    Ariadne Konstantinou (Author)

    £75.00

    ISBN: 9781474256766
    Published by : Bloomsbury
    Women's mobility is central to understanding cultural constructions of gender. Regarding ancient cultures, including ancient Greece, a re-evaluation of women's mobility within the household and beyond it is currently taking place. This invites an ... .... Learn More
  10. Achilles

    Achilles [Hardback]

    Marta Gonzalez (Author)

    £115.00

    ISBN: 9781138677012
    Published by : Routledge
    Series: Gods and Heroes of the Ancient World
    Achilles is the quintessential Greek hero, but that does not mean that he is a conventional hero. His uniqueness is dictated by his birth, as the son of a sea goddess, and his education at the hands of a centaur. The hero's exceptional nature also... .... Learn More

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