Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 April 2021

576 Pages


ISBN: 9780198860495

Bookseller Code (AQ)

Corpus of Ptolemaic Inscriptions

Volume 1, Alexandria and the Delta (Nos. 1-206): Part I: Greek, Bilingual, and Trilingual Inscriptions from Egypt

Edited by Alan K. Bowman, Charles V. Crowther, Simon Hornblower, Rachel Mairs, and Kyriakos Savvopoulos

Oxford Studies in Ancient Documents

  • Includes comparative discussion and analysis of Greek and Egyptian epigraphic traditions
  • Offers understanding of the complex fabric of Greek and indigenous Egyptian religious institutions
  • Explains the ways in which Egyptian society adapted to Greek institutional and cultural domination