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By Dirk Obbink (editor)

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9783110315080 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, November 30, 2017, cover price $112.00

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Product Description: This new edition of the fragmentary remains of Archilochus replaces previous editions. It utilizes recently published papyri and inscriptions, and includes a separate set of testimonia for art, performance, and exegesis of Archilochus’ poetry in the archaic and classical periods...read more
By Dirk Obbink (editor)

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9783110207385 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, January 31, 2017, cover price $56.00 | About this edition: This new edition of the fragmentary remains of Archilochus replaces previous editions.

Product Description: This volume contains the collected papers of Albert Henrichs on the subject of Greek literature and textual studies. Organized in six sections, the papers concern tragedy, hellenistic poetry, novel and romance as well as the interaction between the Greek and the Latin world...read more
By Dirk Obbink (editor)

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9783110446517 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, October 31, 2016, cover price $210.00 | About this edition: This volume contains the collected papers of Albert Henrichs on the subject of Greek literature and textual studies.

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Product Description: This volume contains the proceedings of a conference on the Presocratic philosophers Pythagoras and Heraclitus. Investigated by a team of international scholars are key problems in doxography, Pythagorean Communities, logos, harmony, psychology, flux, number theory, ethics, and theology...read more
By Dirk Obbink (editor)

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9783110331165 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, October 31, 2013, cover price $182.00 | About this edition: This volume contains the proceedings of a conference on the Presocratic philosophers Pythagoras and Heraclitus.

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Product Description: The Getty Hexameters looks in detail at a series of forty-four magical verses inscribed on a recently discovered lead tablet from Sicily in the fifth century BC, which is now in the Getty Museum, Los Angeles. Divided into two sections, the volume consists of a general introduction to the new inscriptions, together with a critical text and English translation, photographs, and drawings...read more
By Dirk Obbink (editor)

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9780199664108 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 28, 2014, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The Getty Hexameters looks in detail at a series of forty-four magical verses inscribed on a recently discovered lead tablet from Sicily in the fifth century BC, which is now in the Getty Museum, Los Angeles.

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Product Description: This volume originated in a conference of the same title, held in Oxford in September 2006, to celebrate the 70th birthday of Peter Parsons, Regius Professor of Greek at Oxford from 1989 to 2003. The contributors, who are former pupils, colleagues or collaborators with Peter Parsons, share a deep admiration for him and his work...read more
By Dirk Obbink (editor)

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9780199292011 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 30, 2011, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: This volume originated in a conference of the same title, held in Oxford in September 2006, to celebrate the 70th birthday of Peter Parsons, Regius Professor of Greek at Oxford from 1989 to 2003.

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Product Description: This is the very first edition of the only Greek astrological work ever written in verse. Dating back to the first century AD, this didactic poem complements what we have so far gleaned from Aratus' 'Phaenomena,' 'Manilius,' 'Astronomica,' and Ovid's 'Fasti.'

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9783598712289 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, June 1, 2007, cover price $56.00 | About this edition: This is the very first edition of the only Greek astrological work ever written in verse.

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Product Description: The fifteen essays in this volume, rooted in the work of the Hellenistic Moral Philosophy and Early Christianity Section of the SBL, examine the works of Philodemus and how they illuminate the cultural context of early Christianity...read more
By John T. Fitzgerald (editor), Glenn Stanfield Holland (editor) and Dirk Obbink (editor)

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9789004114609 | Brill Academic Pub, December 1, 2003, cover price $204.00 | About this edition: The fifteen essays in this volume, rooted in the work of the Hellenistic Moral Philosophy and Early Christianity Section of the SBL, examine the works of Philodemus and how they illuminate the cultural context of early Christianity.

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Product Description: Nos. 4545-4638 in the papyri from Oxyrhynchus. (Egypt Exploration Society, Graeco-Roman Memoirs 87, 2001)
By R. A. Coles (editor), N. Gonis (editor), A. Nodar (editor) and Dirk Obbink (editor)

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9780856981418 | Egypt Exploration Society, May 30, 2001, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Nos.

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Product Description: The literary genres given shape by the writers of classical antiquity are central to our own thinking about the various forms literature takes. Examining those genres, the essays collected here focus on the concept and role of the author and the emergence of authorship out of performance in Greece and Rome...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Mary Depew (editor) and Dirk Obbink (editor)

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9780674003385 | Harvard Univ Center for Hellenic, December 30, 2000, cover price $82.00 | About this edition: The literary genres given shape by the writers of classical antiquity are central to our own thinking about the various forms literature takes.

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Product Description: This collection challenges the tendency among scholars of ancient Greece to see magical and religious ritual as mutually exclusive and to ignore "magical" practices in Greek religion. The contributors survey specific bodies of archaeological, epigraphical, and papyrological evidence for magical practices in the Greek world, and, in each case, determine whether the traditional dichotomy between magic and religion helps in any way to conceptualize the objective features of the evidence examined...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Christopher A. Faraone (editor) and Dirk Obbink (editor)

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9780195044508 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 17, 1991, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: This well-researched and inspiring collection of ten essays by leading American and European scholars challenges the tendency among scholars of Greek religion to ignore what have traditionally been called "magical" practices in ancient Greece.

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9780195111408 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, February 13, 1997), cover price $56.00 | About this edition: This collection challenges the tendency among scholars of ancient Greece to see magical and religious ritual as mutually exclusive and to ignore "magical" practices in Greek religion.

Miscellaneous:

9780195354836 | Ebrary, February 1, 1997, cover price $40.50

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Product Description: This book offers a new critical text of the "philosophical" part of Philodemus' De pietate, together with an English translation and commentary. Introducing a new method for reconstructing the fragmented papyrus rolls recovered from Herculaneum, this is the first edition based on the papyri themselves, and the first edition to bring together fragments that, until now, were thought to be from different rolls...read more
By Dirk Obbink (editor) and Philodemus

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9780198150084 | Clarendon Pr, February 13, 1997, cover price $335.00 | About this edition: This book offers a new critical text of the "philosophical" part of Philodemus' De pietate, together with an English translation and commentary.

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Product Description: A lively and concise survey of current scholarship on difficult but fascinating texts by this Epicurean poet and philosopher (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780472105694 | Univ of Michigan Pr, November 1, 1995, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: A lively and concise survey of current scholarship on difficult but fascinating texts by this Epicurean poet and philosopher

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Product Description: This is an edited collection by a distinguished team of scholars on the philosopher and poet Philodemus of Gadara (ca. 110-40 BC). The discovery of his library at Herculaneum, and the editing and gradual publication of the material, has reawakened interest in the philosophical and historical importance of his work...read more
By Dirk Obbink (editor)

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9780195088151 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, June 8, 1995, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: This is an edited collection by a distinguished team of scholars on the philosopher and poet Philodemus of Gadara (ca.

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