Bibliographies

Below is a general working bibliography for the Ancient Curses project.

Betz, Hans Dieter. 1997. The Greek Magical Papyri in Translation, Including the Demotic Spells, Vol. 1. Chicago: University Of Chicago Press.

Dickie, Matthew W. 2001. Magic and Magicians in the Greco-Roman World. New York: Routledge.

Esther Eidinow. 2013. Oracles, Curses, and Risk Among the Ancient Greeks. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Faraone, Christopher A. 2001. Ancient Greek Love Magic. Harvard University Press.

Faraone, Christopher A. and Dirk Obbink eds.. 1997. Magika Hiera: Ancient Greek Magic and Religion. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Gager, John G. 1992. Curse Tablets and Binding Spells from the Ancient World. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Janowitz, Naomi. 2001. Magic in the Roman World: Pagans, Jews and Christians. New York: Routledge.

Kotansky, Roy, Greek Magical Amulets: the inscribed gold, silver, copper and bronze lamellae (Part I: Published Texts of Known Provenance), Papyrologica Coloniensia 22/1, Opladen: Westdeutscher Verlag, 1994

Lightstone, Jack N. 2006. The Commerce of the Sacred: Mediation of the Divine Among Jews in the Greco-Roman World. New York: Columbia University Press.

Meyer, Marvin W. 1999. Ancient Christian Magic: Coptic Texts of Ritual Power. Princeton University Press.

Morschauser, S. N. 1991. Threat-Formulae in Ancient Egypt: A Study of the History, Structure and Use of Threats and Curses in Ancient Egypt. Baltimore: Halgo, Inc.

Moyer, Ian S. 2011. Egypt and the Limits of Hellenism. Cambridge University
Press.

Noegel, Scott, Joel Walker and Brannon Wheeler eds. 2003. Prayer, Magic, and the Stars in the Ancient and Late Antique World. Pennsylvania State University Press.

Nordh, K. 1996. “Aspects of Ancient Egyptian Curses and Blessings.”  Edited by Rotislav Holthoer and Pontus Hellström. Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis. BOREAS. Uppsala Studies in Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Civilizations, 26: Uppsala.

Ogden, Daniel (1999), “Binding Spells: Curse Tablets and Voodoo Dolls in the Greek and Roman Worlds”, in Ankarloo, Bengt; Clark, Stuart, In Witchcraft and Magic in Europe: Ancient Greece and Rome, Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, pp. 3–90.

Ogden, Daniel. 2009. Magic, Witchcraft and Ghosts in the Greek and Roman Worlds: A Sourcebook. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Stratton, Kimberly B. 2014. Daughters of Hecate: Women and Magic in the Ancient World. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Columbia University Press.

Stratton, Kimberly B.  2007. Naming the Witch: Magic, Ideology, and Stereotype in the Ancient World.

Tamiah, S. J. 1968. “The Magical Power of Words,” in Man 3 : 175-208.