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A Commentary on Herodotus: Bks. I-IV (Paperback)
A comprehensively revised and updated guide to Books I-IV of Herodotus. An invaluable resource for the study of one of the greatest, and earliest, Western prose writers.Herodotus, one of the earliest and greatest of Western prose authors, set out in the late fifth century BC to describe the world ..
₦ 19,550
New edition of a previously unpublished sermon series, which was popular among preachers in the late Middle Ages in England Full introduction, explanatory notes, and glossary provided These orthodox sermons, which contain exempla and other illustrative material, are of great scholarly interestA ..
₦ 28,050
Focuses on the ancient background of an important topic in modern Orthodox spirituality, the concept of divine energies and how created beings may participate in these Provides a detailed survey of these theological concepts in the thought of Gregory of Nyssa, Dionysius the Areopagite, Maximus the..
₦ 26,350
Animal Sacrifice in Ancient Greek Religion, Judaism, and Christianity, 100 BC to AD 200 (Oxford Classical Monographs) (Paperback)
Explores the hot question of why the early Christians did not practice animal sacrifice. A valuable contribution to the religious history of the eastern Mediterranean during the early Roman empire.In this study of the ritual of animal sacrifice in ancient Greek religion, Judaism, and Christianity ..
₦ 13,600
Aristotle on the Common Sense (Oxford Aristotle Studies) (Paperback)
First book-length study of a key concept in the history of psychology Detailed textual analysis of key passages Shows relevance of ancient work on the mind to modern philosophy and psychology Apart from using our eyes to see and our ears to hear, we regularly and effortlessly perform a number of..
₦ 11,047
Aristotle's teaching on the subject of happiness has been a topic of intense philosophical debate in recent years. Did he hold that happiness consists in the exercise of all the virtues, moral and intellectual, or that supreme happiness is to be found only in the practice of philosophical contemplat..
₦ 21,250
The volume fills an important gap in the culture and ideology of the late Roman Republic through focusing on the under-studied De Analogia Contains a wide range of primary sources, with translation and commentaryAt the end of the Republic, religious, legal, and literary knowledge began to take the..
₦ 29,750
Cleopatra: A Biography (Women in Antiquity) (Paperback)
First comprehensive biography to draw solely from the source material from the Greco-Roman period Engages with the cultural and historical background of Egypt and the Ptolemies as well as the important figures from the timeFew personalities from classical antiquity are more famous--yet more poorly..
₦ 7,987