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Courtesans and Fishcakes : The Consuming Passions of Classical Athens

by Davidson,James

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1998
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New York: St Martins Press, 1998 The luxury of the ancient world is legendary, but the Athenian reputation is sober because this wealthy, successful city-state spent all its money on the conspicuous consumption of ephemeral things. Their consuming passions for food, wine and sex drove their society, as well as generating the rich web of privilege, transgression, guilt and taboo… Read more
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Courtesans and Fishcakes : The Consuming Passions of Classical Athens

by Davidson,James

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1977
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9780002555913
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New York: HarperCollins., 1977 Fascinating investigation of how ancient Athenians looked at food and women and sex. ". new light not only on ancient pleasures but on the Ancient World in general, unearthing surprising insights into Athenian society and the politics of the worl d's first democracy." HC. 372p. illus.bibliography.index. Condition : New. Hard Cover. New/New.
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Daughters of Gaia: Women in the Ancient Mediterranean World

by Vivante, Bella

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2007
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9780806139920
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Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2007 The experiences of women in ancient cultures were certainly very difficult from those of most women today. Yet a tendency to focus too much on the restrictions early Western women faced has until now provided readers with an incomplete picture. In Daughters of Gaia, Bella Vivante explores womens lives in four ancient civilizations of… Read more
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Women's Life in Greece and Rome: A Source Book in Translation

by Lefkowitz, Mary F & Fant, Maureen

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2005
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3rd American Edition.
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0008018483105
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Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 2005 " . this highly acclaimed sourcebook examines the public and private lives and legal status of Greek and Roman women. The texts represent women of all social classes, from public figures remembered for their deeds (or misdeeds), to priestesses, poets, and intellectuals, to working women, such as musicians, wet nurses, and prostitutes, to homemakers. The editors… Read more
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Pandora's Daughters : The Role and Status of Women in Greek and Roman Antiquity (Ancient Society and History Ser.)

by Cantarella, Eva; Fant, Maureen B. (translator)

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1987
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Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1987 First published in Italian as "L'ambiguo malanno" by Editori Riuniti 1981. 228p. index. Reprint.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Trans Maureen B Fant.
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Women's Life in Greece and Rome: A Source Book in Translation

by Lefkowitz, Mary R. & Fant, Maurine B.

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1992
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2nd Ed
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9780801844751
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Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1992 " ... this highly acclaimed sourcebook examines the public and private lives and legal status of Greek and Roman women. The texts represent women of all social classes, from public figures remembered for their deeds (or misdeeds), to priestesses, poets, and intellectuals, to working women, such as musicians, wet nurses, and prostitutes, to homemakers.… Read more
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Sappho of Lesbos: Her Life and Times

by Weigall, Arthur

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1982
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New York: Frederick A.Stokes, 1982 (Small stamp on title page states " Canadian Edition For Sale in Canada only") A solid, scholarly and interesting biography of this poetess, including "Every known fragment of Sappho's poetry is quoted in full .(using) the Greek text as edited by J.M.Edmonds in his Lyra Greca" . The notion that there were two Sapphos-one the… Read more
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Thebes in the Fifth Century - Heracles Resurgent

by Demand, Nancy H.

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1982
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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1982 "The author examines the military and political history of Thebes, and also investigates a number ofd other aspects of life in the city: its physical layout, cults, poetry and music, arts and crafts, philosophy, the interpretation of the proper role of women. with a chapter on Pythagoreanism. and an investigation, extending thoughout the book,… Read more
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Women in the Athenian Agora

by Rotroff, Susan I. & Lamberton, Robert D.

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2006
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New Book from Greece
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First Thus
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9780876616444
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Athens: American School of Classical Studies, 2006 Evidence from the excavations in thre Athenian Agora of the life of women in classical Greece. In addition details of the women who helped in the excavations of the American School. 56p. Illus (some col). First Thus. Soft Cover. New Book from Greece.
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Women's Life in Greece and Rome

by Lefkowitz, Mary F & Fant, Maureen

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1990
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9780801828669
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Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 1990 Collection of translated documents illustrating the life of women in classical times. " ... this highly acclaimed sourcebook examines the public and private lives and legal status of Greek and Roman women. The texts represent women of all social classes, from public figures remembered for their deeds (or misdeeds), to priestesses, poets, and intellectuals, to working… Read more
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Women's Work : The First 20,000 Years - Women, Cloth and Society in Early Times

by Barber,Elizabeth Wayland

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1994
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9780393035063
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New York: W.W.Norton, 1994 Fascinating account of the contibution of women to early cultures, with archaeological and anthropological evidence for their skills in weaving, spinning and the development of textiles.. 1st.US Ed... Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Ex-Library.
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Sappho of Lesbos: Her Life and Times

by Weigall, Arthur

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1937
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London: Thornton Butterworth, 1937 A solid, scholarly and interesting biography of this poetess, including 'Every known fragment of Sappho's poetry is quoted in full .(using) the Greek text as edited by J.M.Edmonds in his Lyra Greca" . The notion that there were two Sapphos-one the poet and the other the courtesan-is discussed and dismissed. 319p. plates, maps,index. Coloth binding faded… Read more
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Biographical Dictionary of Ancient Greek and Roman Women: Notable Women from Sappho to Helena

by Lightman, Marjorie; Lightman, Benjamin

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2000
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First Edition.
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9780816044368
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New York: Checkmark Books, 2000 298p. illus bibliography. index. First Edition.. Soft Cover. New.
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Goddesses,Whores,Wives and Slaves : Women in Classical Antiquity

by Pomeroy, Sarah B

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Published
1975
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9780805205305
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New York: Schocken Books, 1975 Wide ranging examinatiion of the evidence for the various roles and perceptions of women in Greek and Roman society. 265p. plates.bibliography.index. Reprint. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Women's Life in Greece and Rome

by Lefkowitz, Mary F & Fant, Maureen

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1990
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Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 1990 Collection of translated documents illustrating the life of women in classical times. "this highly acclaimed sourcebook examines the public and private lives and legal status of Greek and Roman women. The texts represent women of all social classes, from public figures remembered for their deeds (or misdeeds), to priestesses, poets, and intellectuals, to working women, such… Read more
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Women in Antiquity

by Seltman,Charles

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1962
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London: Pan., 1962 Vintage pbk.copy. Pbk. Good.
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Women in Antiquity

by Seltman,Charles

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1962
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London: Pan., 1962 Vintage pbk.copy. Pbk. Good.
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