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Greek magic : ancient, medieval and modern / edited by J.C.B. Petropoulos
Bib ID 4402521
Format BookBook
Description London ; New York : Routledge, c2008 
x, 196 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0415282322
9780415282321
Series

Routledge monographs in classical studies.

Full contents
  • Part I : magic in ancient Greece
  • Introduction / J.C.B. Petropoulos
  • The 'wretched subject' of ancient Greek magic / David Jordan
  • Magic, amulets and Circe / Nanno Marinatos
  • Magic and the dead in classical Greece / Sarah Iles Johnston
  • Ancient Greek sculptors as magicians / Antonio Corso
  • Hocus-pocus in Graeco-Roman Egypt / William Brashear
  • Ancient magical gems / Arpad M. Nagy
  • Part II : magic in Byzantium
  • Introduction : magic in Byzantium / J.C.B. Petropoulos
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-188) and index.

Subjects Magic -- Greece -- History.  |  Greece -- Social life and customs.
Other authors/contributors Petropoulos, J. C. B

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