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The Resource The Library of Alexandria : centre of learning in the ancient world, edited by Roy MacLeod

The Library of Alexandria : centre of learning in the ancient world, edited by Roy MacLeod

Label
The Library of Alexandria : centre of learning in the ancient world
Title
The Library of Alexandria
Title remainder
centre of learning in the ancient world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Roy MacLeod
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TEF
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The Library of Alexandria : centre of learning in the ancient world, edited by Roy MacLeod
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-190) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Alexandria in history and myth / Roy MacLeod -- Before Alexandria : libraries in the Ancient Near East / D.T. Potts -- Alexandria : the umbilicus of the ancient world / Wendy Brazil -- Cloistered bookworms in the chicken-coop of the muses : the ancient library of Alexandria / Robert Barnes -- Aristotle's works : the possible origins of the Alexandria collection / R.G. Tanner -- Doctors in the library : the strange tale of Apollonius the bookworm and other stories / John Vallance -- The theatre of Paphos and the theatre of Alexandria : some first thoughts / J.R. Green -- Scholars and students in the Roman East / Samuel N.C. Lieu -- The Neoplatonists and the mystery schools of the Mediterranean / Patricia Cannon Johnson -- Alexandria and its Medieval legacy : the book, the monk and the rose / J.O. Ward
Control code
55495402
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
New pbk. ed
Extent
xii, 196 pages
Isbn
9781850435945
Lccn
2004304830
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)55495402
Label
The Library of Alexandria : centre of learning in the ancient world, edited by Roy MacLeod
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-190) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Alexandria in history and myth / Roy MacLeod -- Before Alexandria : libraries in the Ancient Near East / D.T. Potts -- Alexandria : the umbilicus of the ancient world / Wendy Brazil -- Cloistered bookworms in the chicken-coop of the muses : the ancient library of Alexandria / Robert Barnes -- Aristotle's works : the possible origins of the Alexandria collection / R.G. Tanner -- Doctors in the library : the strange tale of Apollonius the bookworm and other stories / John Vallance -- The theatre of Paphos and the theatre of Alexandria : some first thoughts / J.R. Green -- Scholars and students in the Roman East / Samuel N.C. Lieu -- The Neoplatonists and the mystery schools of the Mediterranean / Patricia Cannon Johnson -- Alexandria and its Medieval legacy : the book, the monk and the rose / J.O. Ward
Control code
55495402
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
New pbk. ed
Extent
xii, 196 pages
Isbn
9781850435945
Lccn
2004304830
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)55495402

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