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Product Description: Divination and Human Nature casts a new perspective on the rich tradition of ancient divination―the reading of divine signs in oracles, omens, and dreams. Popular attitudes during classical antiquity saw these readings as signs from the gods while modern scholars have treated such beliefs as primitive superstitions...read more

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9780691169392 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 5, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Divination and Human Nature casts a new perspective on the rich tradition of ancient divination―the reading of divine signs in oracles, omens, and dreams.

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Product Description: This book is a collection of studies by scholars Greek, Roman, Egyptian, and early Christian religions on the topic of divination. Its topics range from necromancy to dice rolling, free-lance diviners to Delphi, and includes treatments from the Archaic period to Late Antiquity.
By Sarah Iles Johnston (editor) and Peter T. Struck (editor)

Hardcover:

9789004144972 | Brill Academic Pub, July 1, 2005, cover price $156.00 | About this edition: This book thoroughly revisits divination as a central phenomenon in the lives of ancient Greeks, Romans, and Egyptians.

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9789004283343 | Brill Academic Pub, August 14, 2015, cover price $59.00 | About this edition: This book is a collection of studies by scholars Greek, Roman, Egyptian, and early Christian religions on the topic of divination.

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Product Description: Nearly all of us have studied poetry and been taught to look for the symbolic as well as literal meaning of the text. Is this the way the ancients saw poetry? In Birth of the Symbol, Peter Struck explores the ancient Greek literary critics and theorists who invented the idea of the poetic "symbol...read more

Hardcover:

9780691116976 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 5, 2004, cover price $72.00 | About this edition: Nearly all of us have studied poetry and been taught to look for the symbolic as well as literal meaning of the text.

Paperback:

9780691162263 | Princeton Univ Pr, March 10, 2014, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Nearly all of us have studied poetry and been taught to look for the symbolic as well as literal meaning of the text.

Miscellaneous:

9781400826094 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 2, 2008, cover price $55.00

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