Journals Higher Education



Published: 03 April 2003

632 Pages | 3 maps, 50 b/w illus.

ISBN: 9780199251384

Bookseller Code (06)

Lucian: On the Syrian Goddess

Edited by J. L. Lightfoot

  • The first edition of and first full-length commentary on one of the most important literary sources for a religion of the Roman Near East in its native setting.
  • The edition is based on a fresh collation of all existing manuscripts
  • Includes an English translation
  • The introduction and commentary for the first time combine literary-historical, philological, textual, and archaeological approaches