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Brill Dictionary of Ancient Greek

The English translation of Franco Montanari’s Vocabolario della Lingua Greca. With an established reputation as the most important modern dictionary for Ancient Greek, it brings together 140,000 headwords taken from the literature, papyri, inscriptions and other sources of the archaic period up to the 6th Century CE, and occasionally beyond.The Brill Dictionary of Ancient Greek is an invaluable companion for the study of Classics and Ancient Greek, for beginning students and advanced scholars alike.

Mar 9, 2016
Drama Online

Drama Online introduces new writers alongside the most iconic names in playwriting history, providing contextual and critical background through scholarly works and practical guides. Core collection features 1200 titles from the pre-eminent theatre lists from Bloomsbury's Methuen Drama and Arden Shakespeare imprints, as well as and Faber and Faber Ltd. Production photos from the Victoria and Albert Museum Performance Archive and The American Shakespeare Center are also included.

Mar 10, 2016
MutualArt

MutualArt offers access to: 200,000 artist profiles covering all periods of fine art from the Renaissance period to current contemporary artists, complete with bios and images; 4 million auction records; 1.2 million international exhibitions; and a news archive with approximately 1,000,000 art related articles.

Mar 10, 2016