Friday, January 19, 2007

Some Essential Anglophone Resources on Livy

This list is not meant to be exhaustive and does not include commentaries. Suggestions for additional resources are welcome. This is a very basic list that has a number of good places to start.

Cantor, H.V. 'Livy the Orator'. Classical Journal 9 (1913) 24-34.

McDonald, A.H. 'The Style of Livy'. Journal of Roman Studies 47 (1957) 155-72.

Syme, R. 'Livy and Augustus'. Harvard Studies in Classical Philology 64 (1959) 27-87.

Walsh, P.G. Livy. Greece and Rome. New Surveys in the Classics 8 (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1974).

----. Livy: His Historical Aims and Methods. Cambridge, UK: University Press, 1961.

----. 'Livy's Preface and the Distortion of History'. American Journal of Philology 76 (1955) 369-81.

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