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- A Little Latin Reader, Mary C. English and Georgia L. Irby (Oxford University Pres 2011)
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- Military Religion in Roman Britain (Brill 1999)
- The Greek Vase: Art of the Storyteller. (British Museum 2013 and J. Paul Getty Museum 2013)
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- Bildkonzepte in der Hermeneutik griechischer Vasenmalerei, Beihefte zum Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum Deutschland IV, co-edited with Stefan Schmidt (Munich, C.H. Beck 2009).
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- Picturing Death in Classical Athens: The Evidence of the White Lekythoi (Cambridge University Press 2004)
- Coming of Age in Ancient Greece: Images of Childhood from the Classical Past, co-authored with Jenifer Neils, (New Haven, CT, Yale University Press 2003)
- Athenian Potters and Painters: The Conference Proceedings, chief editor, co-edited with W.D.E. Coulson and O. Palagia (Oxford, Oxbow 1997)
- The Achilles Painter (Mainz, Philipp von Zabern 1997)
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- The Phiale Painter, Kerameus 8 (Mainz, Philipp von Zabern 1990)
- Greek Tragedy in Vergil's Aeneid: Ritual, Empire, and Intertext (Cambridge University Press 2009)
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- The Roman Goddess Ceres (Texas University Press 1996)