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SALLUSTIUS [SALLUST]: CONCERNING THE GODS AND THE UNIVERSE Edited with Prolegomena and Translation

by Sallust; Arthur Darby Nock (Ed. )

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First Edition
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1988
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Softcover
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9783487014135
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Georg Olms Verlag. Very Good+. 1988. First Edition. Softcover. 3487014130 . Scholar's name to ffep (D. Gerber). Else very minor shelfwear. ; "This fourth-century treatise, which has come down to us under the authorship of Sallustius, is surmised to have been written by a friend of the Emperor Julian in support of his attempt to revive ancient… Read more about this item
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HONOR THY GODS Popular Religion in Greek Tragedy

by Mikalson, Jon D.

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1991
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9780807843482
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The University of North Carolina Press. Very Good. 1991. Softcover. 0807843482 . Creasing to front upper corner of wraps and spine. Scholar's name to ffep (Bonnie Maclachlan [née Ward]). ; 376 pages; In Honor Thy Gods Jon Mikalson uses the tragedies of Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides to explore popular religious beliefs and practices of Athenians in the… Read more about this item
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MASKS OF DIONYSUS

by Carpenter, Thomas H. & Christopher A. Faraone (Eds. )

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1993
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9780801480621
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Cornell University Press. Very Good. 1993. Softcover. 0801480620 . Minor edgewear with laminate lighting along edges. Scholar's name to ffep (Bonnie Maclachlan [née Ward]). ; Twelve Essays address such subjects as the influence of Dionysus on Greek tragedy and art, his connection with mystery religions and concepts of the afterlife, and the spread of his cult… Read more about this item
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EARLY GREEK CULT PRACTICE Proceedings of the Fifth International Symposium At the Swedish Institute At Athens, 26-29, June, 1986

by Hägg, Robin & Nanno Marinatos & Gullög C. Nordquist (Eds. )

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1988
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Softcover
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9789185086979
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Paul Aströms Förlag. Very Good+. 1988. Softcover. 9185086975 . Light edgewear along upper edge of wraps. Else minor shelfwear. ; Skrifter Utgivna Av Svenska Institutet I Athen / Acta Instituti Atheniensis Regni Sueciae, Series in 4°, XXXVIII; 303 pages; The purpose of the Fifth International Symposium at the Swedish Institute at Athens, the papers and discussions… Read more about this item
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ELEUSIS Archetypal Image of Mother and Daughter

by Kerényi, C. , Ralph Manheim (Trans. )

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1967
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Pantheon Books. Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket. 1967. Hardcover. Minor shelfwear to book. Scholar's name stamped to ffep (Stéphane Krésic). DJ is somewhat tattered with tears and chipping. ; The Sanctuary of Eleusis, near Athens, was the center of a religious cult that endured for nearly two thousand years and whose initiates came from all parts… Read more about this item
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ORPHICORUM FRAGMENTA Collegit Otto Kern

by Kern, Otto

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1963
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Weidmann. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1963. Hardcover. Very minor shelfwear. Scholar's name to ffep (D. Gerber). ; X, 407 pp. Reprint of 1922 edition. Text is in Greek and Latin; 407 pages .
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ORPHICA Recensuit Eugenius Abel. Accedunt Procli Hymni, Hymni Magici, Hymnus in Isim Aliaque Eiusmodi Carmina

by Abel, Eugenius

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1971
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Hardcover
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9783806700626
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Verlag Dr. H. A. Gerstenberg. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1971. Hardcover. 3806700621 . Minor bumping to base of spine. Scholar's name to ffep (D. Gerber). ; Unchanged Reprint of 1885 ed. ; 320 pages .
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DARSTELLUNGEN DES EROS IN UNTERITALIEN

by Albert, Wolf-Dieter

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1979
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Softcover
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9789062038923
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Rodopi. Very Good+. 1979. Softcover. 9062038921 . Scholar's name to ffep (D. Gerber). Else near fine. ; Studies in Classical Antiquity - Band 2; 251 pages .
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OXFORD READINGS IN GREEK RELIGION

by Buxton, Richard (Ed. )

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Published
2001
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Softcover
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9780198721901
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Oxford University Press. Near Fine. 2001. Softcover. 0198721900 . Oxford Readings In Classical Studies; 22.9 X 15.2 X 0.54 centimeters; 372 pages .
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GREEK RELIGION A Sourcebook

by Warrior, Valerie M.

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2009
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Softcover
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9781585100316
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Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Co.. Very Good+. 2009. Softcover. 1585100315 . Slight wear to a couple of corners of wraps. Faint sunning to spine. ; 6 X 0.625 X 9 inches; 318 pages .
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THE TEMPLE OF ZEUS AT NEMEA

by Hill, B. H.

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1966
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Princeton: American School of Classical Studies at Athens. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1966. Hardcover. Xvii, 49pp, 43 illustrations , + very large hardcover portfolio with 29pls. Minor speckling on top cover, else Fine. Original printed paper wrappers within envelope affixed to inside cover of large portfolio; Very large volume. Extra shipping charges will apply ;… Read more about this item
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PRAYER IN GREEK RELIGION

by Pulleyn, Simon

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Published
1997
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Hardcover
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9780198150886
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Oxford University Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1997. Hardcover. 0198150881 . Very minor shelfwear. ; Oxford Classical Monographs; 264 pages; This study presents a comprehensive treatment of a crucial aspect of Greek religion hitherto largely neglected in the English language. Pulleyn draws on all of the relevant literary and epigraphic material available in order… Read more about this item
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GREEK RELIGION

by Bremmer, Jan N.

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2003
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9780199220731
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Oxford University Press. Very Good. 2003. Softcover. 0199220735 . Minor creasing to rear wrap. ; Greece & Rome New Surveys in the Classics No. 24; 9.2 X 6.1 X 0.3 inches; 111 pages .
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THE GODS OF THE GREEKS

by Kerényi, C; (Norman Cameron, translator)

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First English Edition
Published
1951
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Hardcover
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Thames and Hudson. Good+ in Fair dust jacket. 1951. First English Edition. Hardcover. Lower edges of boards a bit edgeworn. Former owner's name on ffep. DJ is tattered with chipping, tears and some loss. ; Drawing upon a wealth of primary sources, Kerenyi offers a scholarly and entertaining survey of the most important Greek myths. ; Myth… Read more about this item
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SEERS, SHRINES, AND SIRENS The Greek Religious Revolution in the Sixth Century B. C.

by Pollard, John

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1965
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George Allen & Unwin, Ltd.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1965. Hardcover. Former owner's name stamped to ffep. Pages a bit tanned. DJ spine a bit sunned. DJ is price-clipped. ; 164 pages .
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GREEK FOLK RELIGION

by Nilsson, Martin P. (Foreword by Arthur Darby Nock)

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1965
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Harper & Row. Very Good. 1965. Softcover. Wraps a bit browned. ; Major headings: Countryside; Rural Customs and Festivals; Religion of Eleusis; House and Family; Cities; Panegyreis; Legalism and Superstition; Hell; Seers and Oracles. ; Harper Torchbooks; 166 pages .
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ELEUSIS AND THE ELEUSINIAN MYSTERIES

by Mylonas, George E.

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1969
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Princeton University Press. Very Good. 1969. Softcover. Spine a bit sunned. Minor wear to corners of wraps. Price on front wrap deleted. ; Princeton Paperbacks; 345 pages .
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SIBYLS AND SIBYLLINE PROPHECY IN CLASSICAL ANTIQUITY

by Parke, H. W. & (Brian McGing, editor)

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First Edition
Published
1988
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Hardcover
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9780415003438
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Routledge. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. 0415003431 . Dustjacket has minor shelfwear Scholar's name to ffep (Bonnie Maclachlan [née Ward]). ; 236 pages; In antiquity a considerable number of books of prophecies went under the general title of "Sibylline Oracles". Rulers as significant as Augustus consulted them in time of danger… Read more about this item
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A HISTORY OF GREEK RELIGION

by Nilsson, Martin P.

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Second Edition
Published
1964
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Softcover
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9780393002874
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W. W. Norton & Company. Good. 1964. Second Edition. Softcover. 039300287X . Light browning and creasing to wraps. Former owner's name on inner cover. Pen underlining to about 5 or so pages. ; 324 pages; This book provides an account of Greek national religion and its decay. The following subjects are covered: Minoan-Mycenaean religion and its survival… Read more about this item
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THE CUISINE OF SACRIFICE AMONG THE GREEKS

by Detienne, Marcel & Jean-Pierre Vernant; (translated by Paula Wissing)

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1998
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9780226143538
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University Of Chicago Press. Very Good. 1998. Softcover. 0226143538 . Very Minor shelfwear. Scholar's name to ffep (Bonnie Maclachlan [née Ward]). ; 284 pages; For the Greeks, the sharing of cooked meats was the fundamental communal act, so that to become vegetarian was a way of refusing society. It follows that the roasting or cooking of meat… Read more about this item
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