The Graeco-Roman Memoirs Vol. 103 The Oxyrhynchus Papyri 82.
Edited with translations and notes by N. Gonis, F. Maltomini, W. B. Henry and S. Slattery.
The core of this volume is the biggest concentration of magical papyri published in some 25 years, giving a fascinating insight into approaches to averting and treating illnesses, and attracting a partner. Further material contains theological texts (Philo), extant classical texts (Menander, Theocritus, Euclid, Polybius, Plutarch), and a new classical text (Sophokles).
Hardcover, 200 pages, 12 b/w plates
2016 | The Egypt Exploration Society