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    DescriptionButrint, an Epirote port on the southern Albanian coast, was a cultural and political centre throughout classical antiquity and into the middle ages. The Italian Archaeological Mission, directed by Luigi Maria Ugolini, undertook major excavations of the Hellenistic and Roman theatre between 1928 and 1932. The original reports and surveys are published here for the first time and provide a significant contribution to our knowledge of the development of Butrint. Contents List of illustrations Introduction and acknowledgements, by Oliver J. Gilkes Foreword, by Lord Rothschild Part 1 Luigi Maria Ugolini and the Italian Archaeological Mission to Albania Chapter 1 Luigi Maria Ugolini and the Italian Archaeological Mission to Albania, by Oliver J. Gilkes Chapter 2 Ugolini and Aeneas: the story of the excavation of the theatre at Butrint, by Lida Miraj Chapter 3 The Ugolini manuscripts in the Museo della Civilta Romana, Rome, by Anna Maria Liberati Chapter 4 The documentary evidence 4.1 The Ugolini archive: surviving documents relating to the Italian Archaeological Mission to Albania and their location, by Oliver J. Gilkes and Lida Miraj 4.2 Bibliography of the Italian Archaeological Mission, compiled by Oliver. J. Gilkes and Barbara Polci Part 2 Luigi Maria Ugolini's Excavations in the Theatre at Butrint Chapter 5 Gli scavi del teatro, by Luigi Maria Ugolini Chapter 6 The Greek and Roman theatres of Butrint: a commentary and reassessment, by John Wilkes, with a contribution by Oliver J. Gilkes Chapter 7 The theatre at Butrint: parallels and function, by Frank Sear Chapter 8 The sculpture from the theatre, by Luigi Maria Ugolini, with an introduction and commentary by Iris Pojani 8.1 The sculptural material, by Luigi Maria Ugolini 8.2 Ugolini updated: the sculptural material today, by Iris Pojani Glossary / References / Index


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    Title
    Theatre at Butrint
    Subtitle
    Luigi Maria Ugolini's Excavations at Butrint 1928-1932
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Oliver J. Gilkes
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 290
    Width: 212 mm
    Height: 302 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 1,211 g
    Language
    English
    Italian
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780904887440
    ISBN 10: 0904887448
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.5
    BIC E4L: HIS
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    BIC subject category V2: HDD
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    B&T General Subject: 750
    Ingram Subject Code: AH
    Libri: I-AH
    Ingram Theme: CULT/ITALY
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DVWA
    BISAC V2.8: SOC003000
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 06
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002020
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15530
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 43
    DC22: 939.5, 939/.8, 939.8
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: DR998.B88 T49 2003
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    Thema V1.0: NKD
    Thema geographical qualifier V1.0: 1DXA
    Publisher
    BRITISH SCHOOL AT ATHENS
    Imprint name
    BRITISH SCHOOL AT ATHENS
    Publication date
    01 December 2003
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Edited by O. J. Gilkes