Monthly Archives: January 2008

Three rare journals/monograph series

Three more publications that are unavailable (especially in the U.S.), and have recently carried some epigraphical content: Five volumes of this journal published by the Istanbul museum now exist, but in the U.S. only two libraries carry it, and they … Continue reading

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Deir el-Bahari in the Hellenistic and Roman Periods, reviewed

BMCR 2008.01.05 = Adam Lajtar, Deir el-Bahari in the Hellenistic and Roman Periods: A Study of an Egyptian Temple Based on Greek Sources. The Journal of Juristic Papyrology, Suppl. IV.   Warsaw:  Institute of Archaeology, Warsaw University and Fundacja im. Rafala … Continue reading

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Images of Spolia

Dan Diffendale has started a public group photo pool on flikr devoted to spolia. At present the group has 8 members and 69 images. The images are publicly available. Any flickr member may contribute.

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New and Rare Publications

Readers will have noticed the recent addition of a new author at CurEp, Gil Renberg. Gil has brought with him the idea of a refinement to one of our core functions: the distribution of notices about new publications. Every epigraphist … Continue reading

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Das Heiligtum für Isis und Mater Magna: Texte und Bilder

Worldcat reveals this book, the source of AE 2004, 1014-1025, to be unavailable in research libraries outside of Germany: Author: Witteyer, Marion Title: Das Heiligtum für Isis und Mater Magna: Texte und Bilder Published: Mainz am Rhein: Von Zabern: 2004 … Continue reading

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Ficheiro Epigrafico CD-ROM

Not a rare book, or even a book, but Worldcat shows no sign of any library having the Ficheiro Epigrafico CD-ROM produced by José d’Encarnação and Joaquín L. Gómez-Pantoja, which includes in .pdf format issues 1-66 (1982-2001) as well as … Continue reading

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Inscripţii latine din Dacia (ILD)

The following title is not owned by any U.S. libraries, and is very rare in Europe. I am told that it contains Latin inscriptions that have appeared since IDR was published. Author: Constantin C. Petolescu Title: Inscripţii latine din Dacia … Continue reading

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Inscripcions romanes d’Ilici, Lucentum, Allon, Dianium i els seus territoris

Gil Renberg notes that the following work is under-represented in North American and European library collections as indicated by Worldcat: Author: Corell, J. (Josep) Title: Inscripcions romanes d’Ilici, Lucentum, Allon, Dianium i els seus territoris / Josep Corell ; amb … Continue reading

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Art and Inscriptions in the Ancient World, reviewed

BMCR 2008.01.29 = Zahra Newby, Ruth Leader-Newby, Art and Inscriptions in the Ancient World. Cambridge: 2007. Pp. xvii, 303. $120.00. ISBN 978-0-521-86851-8. Reviewed by Natalie Boymel Kampen.

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CFP last chance: The Publication and Study of Inscriptions in the Age of the Computer

A reminder that proposals for papers to be included in the following panel are due 1 February 2008: CALL FOR PAPERS 2009 ASGLE Joint AIA/APA Panel Philadelphia, PA, January 8-11 2009 The Publication and Study of Inscriptions in the Age … Continue reading

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