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The Resource The world of ancient magic : papers from the first International Samson Eitrem Seminar at the Norwegian Institute at Athens, 4-8 May 1997, edited by David R. Jordan, Hugo Montgomery and Einar Thomassen

The world of ancient magic : papers from the first International Samson Eitrem Seminar at the Norwegian Institute at Athens, 4-8 May 1997, edited by David R. Jordan, Hugo Montgomery and Einar Thomassen

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The world of ancient magic : papers from the first International Samson Eitrem Seminar at the Norwegian Institute at Athens, 4-8 May 1997
Title
The world of ancient magic
Title remainder
papers from the first International Samson Eitrem Seminar at the Norwegian Institute at Athens, 4-8 May 1997
Statement of responsibility
edited by David R. Jordan, Hugo Montgomery and Einar Thomassen
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Language
eng
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UBY
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF1591
LC item number
.W67 1999
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jordan, David R
  • Montgomery, Hugo
  • Thomassen, Einar
Series statement
Papers from the Norwegian Institute at Athens,
Series volume
4
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  • Magic, Ancient
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Magie ancienne
  • Rites et cérémonies
  • Magic, Ancient
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Magie
  • Oudheid
Label
The world of ancient magic : papers from the first International Samson Eitrem Seminar at the Norwegian Institute at Athens, 4-8 May 1997, edited by David R. Jordan, Hugo Montgomery and Einar Thomassen
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Samson Eitrem -- on the threshold of antiquity / KNUT KLEVE -- Magic: Reconsidering the Grand Dichotomy / JENS BRAARVIG -- Is magic a subclass of ritual? / EINAR THOMASSEN -- Magic in the oracular tablets from Dodona / ANASTASIOS-PH. CHRISTIDIS, SOTIRIS DAKARIS, IOULIA VOKOTOPOULOU -- Euphemistic names for the powers of the nether world / EMMANUEL VOUTIRAS -- Songs for the ghosts: Magical solutions to deadly problems / SARAH ILES JOHNSTON -- Samson Eitrem and the death of Dido: a literary reappraisal of a magical scene / EGIL KRAGGERUD -- Three curse tablets / DAVID R. JORDAN -- 'Kolasai tous hēmas toioutous hēdeōs blepontes' 'Punish those who rejoice in our misery': On curse texts and 'Schadenfreude' / HENDRIK S. VERSNEL -- The learned magician and the collection and transmission of magical lore / MATTHEW W. DICKIE -- Maternal lineage in Greek magical texts / JAIMIE B. CURBERA -- 'Melanitis gē', an unnoticed Greek name for Egypt: New evidence for the origins and etymology of alchemy? / DAVID BAIN -- Famous persons as bringers of goog luck / SIRI SANDE -- 'What's in a list?' Listing in Greek and Graeco-Roman malign magical texts / RICHARD GORDON -- The construction of gender in ancient Greek love magic / CHRISTOPHER A. FARAONE -- Magic and divination / FRITZ GRAF -- Amulets as evidence for the transition from Viking to Medieval Scandinavia / SIGNE HORN FUGLESANG
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
335 pages
Isbn
9788291626154
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
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  • (OCoLC)43245309
  • (OCoLC)ocm43245309
Label
The world of ancient magic : papers from the first International Samson Eitrem Seminar at the Norwegian Institute at Athens, 4-8 May 1997, edited by David R. Jordan, Hugo Montgomery and Einar Thomassen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Samson Eitrem -- on the threshold of antiquity / KNUT KLEVE -- Magic: Reconsidering the Grand Dichotomy / JENS BRAARVIG -- Is magic a subclass of ritual? / EINAR THOMASSEN -- Magic in the oracular tablets from Dodona / ANASTASIOS-PH. CHRISTIDIS, SOTIRIS DAKARIS, IOULIA VOKOTOPOULOU -- Euphemistic names for the powers of the nether world / EMMANUEL VOUTIRAS -- Songs for the ghosts: Magical solutions to deadly problems / SARAH ILES JOHNSTON -- Samson Eitrem and the death of Dido: a literary reappraisal of a magical scene / EGIL KRAGGERUD -- Three curse tablets / DAVID R. JORDAN -- 'Kolasai tous hēmas toioutous hēdeōs blepontes' 'Punish those who rejoice in our misery': On curse texts and 'Schadenfreude' / HENDRIK S. VERSNEL -- The learned magician and the collection and transmission of magical lore / MATTHEW W. DICKIE -- Maternal lineage in Greek magical texts / JAIMIE B. CURBERA -- 'Melanitis gē', an unnoticed Greek name for Egypt: New evidence for the origins and etymology of alchemy? / DAVID BAIN -- Famous persons as bringers of goog luck / SIRI SANDE -- 'What's in a list?' Listing in Greek and Graeco-Roman malign magical texts / RICHARD GORDON -- The construction of gender in ancient Greek love magic / CHRISTOPHER A. FARAONE -- Magic and divination / FRITZ GRAF -- Amulets as evidence for the transition from Viking to Medieval Scandinavia / SIGNE HORN FUGLESANG
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
335 pages
Isbn
9788291626154
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)43245309
  • (OCoLC)ocm43245309

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