Terrence Lockyer

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Copies of Gary Corby’s The Pericles Commission up for grabs (Closed)

In Classics on January 8, 2011 at 3:50 am

If your social media circles include people interested both in ancient Greek history and in its modern recreation through historical novels (such as those of Mary Renault, about which I wrote recently) and detective fiction, then you’re likely to have heard of Gary Corby‘s 2010 mystery The Pericles Commission, or read a review or two.  There’s a new Australian edition (with a cover that I must say is more appealing to my sensibilities than is that of the US edition), and entrants from around the Anglophone world stand a chance to win a copy.  For details on how to enter, see Gary’s own post at



Update (2011-01-16 at 20h16 GMT):  The competition noted above closed once all time zones had reached January 16th, and Gary has announced the seven winners (among whom I am inordinately pleased to count myself):