HARVARD STUDIES IN CLASSICAL PHILOLOGY
Cover: Harvard Studies in Classical Philology, Volume 83 in HARDCOVER

Harvard Studies in Classical Philology, Volume 83

Edited by Albert Henrichs

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HARDCOVER

$48.50 • £38.95 • €43.50

ISBN 9780674379305

Publication Date: 04/07/1980

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This volume of fourteen articles includes “The Bee Maidens of the Homeric Hymn to Hermes,” by Susan Scheinberg; “Eleatic Conventionalism and Philolaus on the Conditions of Thought,” by Martha Craven Nussbaum; “The Basis of Stoic Ethics,” by Nicholas P. White; “New Comedy, Callimachus, and Roman Poetry,” by Richard F. Thomas; “On Cicero’s Speeches,” by D. R. Shackleton Bailey; and “Ummidius Quadratus, Capax Imperii,” by Ronald Syme.

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