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Inscriptions reported in Chronique des fouilles en ligne

The joint “Archaeology in Greek Online” database of the French and British schools at Athens provides for keyword searching of the archaeological reports contained therein. One of the keywords provided is “find type -> inscription”. A search today, to which … Continue reading

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epigraphic titles available for review from BMCR

In titles available from BMCR this month, a few (some major) epigraphic titles stand out: *Baumbach, Manuel, Andrej Petrovic and Ivana Petrovic (edd.). Archaic and classical Greek epigram. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2010. xiv, 439 p. $99.00. ISBN … Continue reading

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BMCR review of Maurin/Navarro

In BMCR 2001.02.41, Hagith Sivan reviews: Louis Maurin, Milagros Navarro Caballero, Inscriptions latines d’Aquitaine (ILA): Bordeaux. Pessac: Ausonius, 2010. Pp. 688. ISBN 9782356130259. €70.00. At the end of this review, Sivan asks the now increasingly common question: Let me end … Continue reading

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Review of Feraudi, Latin on Stone

In this week’s Bryn Mawr Classical Review there is a thoughtful review by Caillan Davenport of Francisca Feraudi-Gruénais (ed.), Latin on Stone: Epigraphic Research and Electronic Archives. Roman Studies. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2010. (Announced here a few months ago.) … Continue reading

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Two Etruscan titles available from BMCR

The only titles that leap out at me as being of specifically epigraphic interest from this month’s BMCR Books received list are both Etruscan: *Benelli, Enrico (ed.). Thesaurus Linguae Etruscae. I. Indice lessicale. seconda edizione completamente riveduta sulla base della … Continue reading

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BMCR review of Epigraphy and the Greek Historian

Today’s BMCR distribution includes Claire Taylor’s review of the Philip Harding Festschrift (BMCR 2009.05.23): Craig Cooper (ed.), Epigraphy and the Greek Historian. Phoenix Supplementary Volume, 47. Toronto/Buffalo: University of Toronto Press, 2008. Pp. xvii, 197. ISBN 9780802090690. $75.00. It is … Continue reading

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Epigraphic titles for review from BMCR

Some selected epigraphic titles from the latest BMCR list: BMCR Books Received (January, 2009) Qualified volunteers should indicate their interest by a message to classrev@brynmawr.edu, with their last name and requested author in the subject line. They should state their … Continue reading

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Epigraphic titles from BMCR, October

From BMCR October 2008: Titles marked by an asterisk are available for review. Qualified volunteers should indicate their interest by a message to classrev@brynmawr.edu, with their last name and requested author in the subject line. They should state their qualifications … Continue reading

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BMCR review of Tsagalis, Inscribing Sorrow

Seen this morning in BMCR 2008.09.18: Christos C. Tsagalis, Inscribing Sorrow: Fourth-century Attic Funerary Epigrams. Trends in Classics – Supplementary Volumes 1.   Berlin/New York:  Walter De Gruyter, 2008. Pp. xiv, 368. ISBN 9783110201321. $118.00. Reviewed by Valentina Garulli, University of … Continue reading

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Available for review from BMCR (Aug 2008)

From this month’s BMCR titles received, those of particular interest to epigraphers include: Binder, Vera, Martin Korenjak and Beate Noack (ed., trans., comm.). Epitaphien: Tod, Totenrede, Rhetorik; Auswahl, Übersetzung und Kommentar. Subsidia classica, Bd. 10. Rahden/Westf.: Verlag Marie Leidorf, 2007. … Continue reading

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Reviews: Celtic Personal Names; Epigraphika Thessalonikeia

Two reviews from BMCR that I’ve been sitting on for a while, far too busy with the EpiDoc Summer School to read and report on here: (1) BMCR 2008.07.09: Marilynne E. Raybould, Patrick Sims-Williams, A Corpus of Latin Inscriptions of … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Filippo Canali De Rossi, Le relazioni diplomatiche di Roma, Vol. II

Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2008.07.36 Filippo Canali De Rossi, Le relazioni diplomatiche di Roma, Vol. II: dall’intervento in Sicilia fino alla invasione annibalica (264-216 a.C.). Roma: Herder, 2007. Pp. 148. ISBN 978-88-89670-20-0. €28.00. Reviewed by Sandra Péré-Noguès, Université Toulouse II … Continue reading

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BMCR Review of Orlandi, Epigrafia anfiteatrale

Reviewed in BMCR 2008.06.28: Silvia Orlandi, Epigrafia anfiteatrale dell’occidente romano. VI. Roma. Anfiteatri e strutture annesse con una nuova edizione e commento delle iscrizioni del Colosseo. Vetera, 15. Roma: Quasar, 2004. Pp. 600; pls. 28. ISBN 978-88-7140-265-9. €84.00 (pb). Reviewed … Continue reading

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New Reviews from BMCR

The following new reviews may be of interest to epigraphers: BMCR 2008.04.36: Review of: Sergio Daris, Dizionario dei nomi geografici e topografici dell’ Egitto greco-romano. Supplemento 4 (2002-2005). Biblioteca degli “Studi di Egittologia e di Papirologia” – 5. Pisa-Roma: Fabrizio … Continue reading

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BMCR review of SEG 52 (2002)

In BMCR 2008.03.10 there is a short review by Georges Rougemont of SEG 2002 (published last year): A. Chaniotis, T. Corsten, R.S. Stroud, R.A. Tybout, Supplementum Epigraphicum Graecum, Volume 52 (2002). Leiden: Brill, 2006. Pp. xxxvi, 905. ISBN 90-04-15508-2. €168.00 … Continue reading

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