By John Bodel, Nora Dimitrova

Old records and their Contexts includes the complaints of the 1st North American Congress of Greek and Latin Epigraphy (San Antonio, Texas, 4-5 January 2011). It gathers seventeen papers offered by way of students from North the US, Europe, and Australia on the first formal assembly of classical epigraphists subsidized by way of the yankee Society of Greek and Latin Epigraphy. starting from technical discussions of epigraphic formulae and palaeography to wide attention of inscriptions as social records and visible documents, the themes and ways represented replicate the range of the way that Greek and Latin inscriptions are studied in North the USA at the present time.

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G. J. Osborne, 157–77. Athens: Greek Epigraphical Society. M. 2005. Eleusis: The Inscriptions on Stone I. Athens: The Archaeological Society at Athens. Dow, S. 1937. ,” Harvard Studies in Classical Philology 37: 105–26. Habicht, Ch. 1982. Studien zur Geschichte Athens. Hypomnemata 73. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht. ———. 1985. Pausanias’ Guide to Ancient Greece. Berkeley: University of California Press. ———. 1997. Athens from Alexander to Antony. Cambridge, ma: Harvard University Press. M. 1988.

There are more than a dozen common names of the correct length that end in θένης and at least four other common ones besides Demokles that begin Δημοκ, namely Δημοκήδης, Δημοκλείδης, Δημοκράτης, and Δημόκριτος. The restoration 24 Meritt 1957: 62. 25 Tracy 1990: 151, 161. 22 Tracy is, pun intended, without merit. And, in fairness to Habicht, he indicated his doubts with question marks. The archon [- c. 3 i]ppus is best left floating as one who held office about the year 200; cf. ig ii3 1250 and 1251 in the new edition.

M. 2005. Eleusis: The Inscriptions on Stone I. Athens: The Archaeological Society at Athens. Dow, S. 1937. ,” Harvard Studies in Classical Philology 37: 105–26. Habicht, Ch. 1982. Studien zur Geschichte Athens. Hypomnemata 73. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht. ———. 1985. Pausanias’ Guide to Ancient Greece. Berkeley: University of California Press. ———. 1997. Athens from Alexander to Antony. Cambridge, ma: Harvard University Press. M. 1988. “The Archon Charikles,” Horos 6: 19–20. P. 1988. “Νέο θραῦσμα τῆς ig ii2 2323,” Horos 6: 13–8.

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