The Indices for other years can be found here:

2016: 2017: 20182020: 2021

Contact Dr Peter Jones on [email protected] with any queries.

All the books reviewed in the Reading Room during 2019 are listed here.

Alphabetical Listing:

Abbamonte, G. and Harrison, S. (eds.) Making and Rethinking the Renaissance: Between Greek and Latin in 15th-16th Century Europe

Akrigg, B. Population and Economy in Classical Athens

Aldrete, G.S and Aldrete, A. The Long Shadow Of Antiquity: What Have the Greeks and Romans Done for Us?

Anderson, G. The Realness of Things Past: Ancient Greece and Ontological History

Andrade, NZenobia: Shooting Star of Palmyra

de Angelis, FArchaic & Classical Greek Sicily: A Social and Economic History

Baker, A. Troy on Display: Scepticism and Wonder at Schliemann’s first Exhibition

Barrow, R.J. Gender, Identity and the Body in Greek and Roman Sculpture

Beeson, A. Roman Gardens

Bidwell, P. Hadrian’s Wall at Wallsend

Boardman, J. Alexander the Great: From his Death to the Present Day

Boas, E. van E.,  Rijksbaron, A., Huitink, L. and de Bakker, M. The Cambridge Grammar of Classical Greek

Bowman, A. and Wilson, A. (eds.) The Roman Agricultural Economy: Organization, Investment and Production

Boyle, A.J (ed., trans. and comm.) Seneca, Agamemnon

Braund, S. and Torlone, Z.M. (eds.) Virgil and His Translators

Brown, P. (ed. with intro., trans. and comm.) Terence: The Girl From Andros

Buxton, R. Myths & Tragedies in their Ancient Greek Contexts

Caldwell, L. Roman Girlhood and the Fashioning of Femininity

Campbell, D.B. The Fate of the Ninth: The Curious Disappearance of Legio VIIII Hispana

Canevaro, L.G. Women of Substance in Homeric Epic: Objects, Gender, Agency

Carrera, A. Fellini’s Eternal Rome: Paganism and Christianity in the films of Federico Fellini

Cartledge, P. and Powell, A. (eds.) Greek Superpower: Sparta in the Self-Definitions of Athenians

Castillo, A.M., Valverde, J.F. and Soldevila, R.M. A Prosopography to Martial’s Epigrams

Ceccarelli, P., Doering, L., Fögen, T., and Gildenhard, I. (eds.) Letters and Communities: Studies in the socio-political dimensions of ancient epistolography

Coray, M. (ed.) Homer, Iliad Book 18: The Basel Commentary (English version ed. by S.D. Olson, and tr. by B.W. Millis and S. Strack)

Cropp, M.J. (ed.) Minor Greek Tragedians Volume I: The Fifth Century

D’Angour, A. Socrates in Love: The Making of a Philosopher

Davenport, C. A History of the Roman Equestrian Order

Denyer, N. (ed.) Plato and Xenophon: Apologies of Socrates

Deufert, M. (ed.) Titus Lucretius Carus: de rerum naturVI

Dintner, M. (ed.) The Cambridge Companion to Roman Comedy

Dougherty, C. Travel and Home in Homer’s Odyssey and Contemporary Literature: Critical Encounters and Nostalgic Returns

Drinkwater, J.F. Nero: Emperor and Court

Dudley, J. Gods And Heroes: On the trail of the Iliad & the Odyssey

Eastlake, L. Ancient Rome and Victorian Masculinity

Fezzi, L. Crossing the Rubicon: Caesar’s Decision and the Fate of Rome

Finglass, P.J.  Sophocles (Greece and Rome: New Surveys in the Classics no. 44)

Fletcher, J. Myths of the Underworld in Contemporary Culture: The Backward Gaze

Fontaine, M. and Scafuro, A.C. The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Comedy

Forder, S. The Romans in Scotland and the Battle of Mons Graupius

Frampton, S.A. Empire of Letters: Writing in Roman Literature and Thought from Lucretius to Ovid

Frazer, R.M. (translator), edited by Arner, T.D. (new edition) The Trojan War: The Chronicles of Dictys of Crete and Dares the Phrygian

Fries, A(ed. with commentary) Pseudo-Euripides Rhesus

Gaudet, J. The Pharaoh’s Treasure: The Origins of Paper and the Rise of Western Civilization

Geue, T. Author Unknown: The Power of Anonymity in Ancient Rome

Goldberg, S.M. (ed.) Terence Andria

Goldschmidt, N. and Graziosi, B. (eds.) Tombs of the Ancient Poets: Between Literary Reception and Material Culture

Graziosi, B. Homer: A Very Short Introduction

Hall, E. (ed.) New Light on Tony Harrison

Hanink, J. How to Think about War: An Ancient Guide to Foreign Policy: Thucydides

Harrison, T. and Irwin, E. (eds.) Interpreting Herodotus

Hawes, G. Rationalizing Myth in Antiquity

Heslin, P. Propertius, Greek Myth and Virgil: Rivalry, Allegory, and Polemic

Heyworth, S.J. Ovid, Fasti Book III

Hingley, R. Londinium, a Biography: Roman London from its Origins to the Fifth Century

Hornblower, S. and Biffis, G. (eds.) The Returning Hero: Nostoi and Traditions of Mediterranean Settlement

Houghton, L.B.T. Virgil’s Fourth Eclogue in the Italian Renaissance

Huebner, S.R. and Laes, C. (eds.) The Single Life in the Roman and Later Roman World

Huebner, S. Papyri and the Social World of the New Testament

Huitink, L. and Rood, T. (eds.) Xenophon Anabasis Book III

Humphreys, S.C. Kinship in Ancient Athens: An Anthropological Analysis (two volumes)

Jansen, L. Borges’ Classics: Global Encounters with the Graeco-Roman Past

Kaldellis, A. Streams of Gold, Rivers of Blood: The Rise and Fall of Byzantine, 955 A.D. to the First Crusade

Kazantzidis, G.and Spatharas, D. (eds.) Hope in Ancient Literature, History, and Art: Ancient Emotions I

Keith, A. Virgil

Keyser, P. and Scarborough, J. (eds.) Oxford Handbook of Science and Medicine in the Classical World

King, H. Hippocrates Now: The ‘Father of Medicine’ in the Internet Age

Kolb, A. (ed.) Literacy in Ancient Everyday Life

Konstan, D. In the Orbit of Love: Affection in Ancient Greece and Rome

Kovacs, D. (ed., with Introduction and Commentary) Euripides Troades

Kozak, L. Experiencing Hektor: Character in the Iliad

Kozak, L. and Hickman, M. (eds.) The Classics in Modernist Translation

Laycock, S., ill. by Travis, J. and foreword by Russell, M. The Roman Empire in 100 Haikus

Leontis, A. Eva Palmer Sikelianos: A Life in Ruins

Levin-Richardson, S. The Brothel of Pompeii: Sex, Class and Gender at the Margins of Roman Society

Lewis, D.M. Greek Slave Systems in their Eastern Mediterranean Context, c. 800-146 BC

Liapis, V. and Petrides, A.K. (eds.) Greek Tragedy after the Fifth Century: A Survey from c. 400 BC to c. AD 400

Liotsakis, V. Alexander the Great in Arrian’s Anabasis

Loney, A. and Scully, S. (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Hesiod

Madsen, J. M. Cassius Dio

Magness, J. Masada: From Jewish Revolt to Modern Myth

Markantonatos, A. and Volonaki, E. (eds.) Poet and Orator: A Symbiotic Relationship in Democratic Athens

Marzano, A. and Métraux, G.P.R. (eds.) The Roman Villa in the Mediterranean Basin: Late Republic to Late Antiquity

Matzner, S. and Harrison, S. (eds.) Complex Inferiorities: The Poetics of the Weaker Voice in Latin Literature

Mayor, A. Gods and Robots: Myths, Machines, and Ancient Dreams of Technology

McIntosh, F., McConnell, J., Harrison, S. and Kenward, C. (eds.) Epic Performances from the Middle Ages into the Twenty-First Century

Most, G. W.  (ed.) Hesiod: Theogony, Works and Days, Testimonia

Most, G. W. (ed.) Hesiod: The Shield, Catalogue of Women, Other Fragments

Naiden, F.S. Soldier, Priest and God: A Life of Alexander the Great

Natoli, B. and Hunt, S. (eds.) Teaching Classics with Technology

O’Donnell, J. J. The War for Gaul: A New Translation. Julius Caesar

Pandey, N.B. The Poetics of Power in Augustan Rome: Latin Poetic Responses to Early Imperial Iconography

Pfeiffer, C. Aristotle’s Theory of Bodies

Pillinger, E. Cassandra and the Poetics of Prophecy in Greek and Latin Literature

Potter, P. (ed. and trans.) Hippocrates XI (Diseases of Women, 1 and 2)

Powers, M. Diversifying Greek Tragedy on the Contemporary US Stage

Race, W.H. (ed. and trans.) Menander Rhetor. Dionysius of Halicarnassus: Ars Rhetorica

Rawles, R. Callimachus

Richardson, E. (ed.) Classics in Extremis; The Edges of Classical Reception

Roche, P. (ed.) Lucan de bello civili Book 7 

Rogers, B.M. and Stevens, B.E. (eds.) Once and Future Antiquities in Science Fiction and Fantasy

Rollinger, C. Classical Antiquity in Video Games Playing with the Ancient World

Roselaar, S.T. Italy’s Economic Revolution: Integration and Economy in Republican Italy

Romm, J. How to Keep your Cool: An Ancient Guide to Anger Management- Seneca

Santangelo, F. (ed.) Late Repubican Rome, 88-31 BC (LACTOR 7)

Scheidel, W.(ed.) The Science of Roman History: Biology, Climate, and the Future of the Past

Southern, P. Hadrian’s Wall: Everyday Life on a Roman Frontier

Stephens, S.A. The Poets of Alexandria

Stray, C. Classics in Britain: Scholarship, Education, and Publishing 1800-2000

Stray, C.,  Clarke, M., and Katz, J.T. (ed.) Liddell and Scott: The History, Methodology, and Languages of the World’s Leading Lexicon of Ancient Greek

Stoneman, R. The Greek Experience of India: From Alexander to the Indo-Greeks

Storey, I.C. Aristophanes’ Peace

Swift, L. (ed.) Archilochus: The Poems: Introduction, Text, Translation, and Commentary

Telò, M. and Mueller, M. (eds). The Materialities of Greek Tragedy: Objects and Affect in Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides

Terpstra, T. Trade in the Ancient Mediterranean: Private Order and Public Institutions

Thorsen, T.S. and Harrison, S. Roman Receptions of Sappho

Wahlgren, S. (ed.) The Chronicle of the Logothete

Weiner, J., Stevens, B.E. and Rogers, B.M (eds.) Frankenstein and Its Classics: The Modern Prometheus from Antiquity to Science Fiction

White, P. (ed.) Augustine Confessions Books V-IX

Whitehead, D. Xenophon’s Poroi (Revenue-Sources)

Wiseman, T.P. The House of Augustus: A Historical Detective Story

Wisniewski, R. The Beginnings of the Cult of Relics

Woodruff, P. (ed.) The Oedipus Plays of Sophocles: Philosophical Perspectives

Woods, M.C. Weeping for Dido: The Classics in the Medieval Classroom

Worman, N. Virginia Woolf’s Greek Tragedy

Yates, D.C. States of Memory: The Polis, Panhellenism, and the Persian War

Yuretich, L. (tr.) The Chronicle of Constantine Manasses

Zetzel, J.E.G. Critics, Compilers and Commentators: An Introduction to Roman Philology, 200 BCE-800 CE