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Dr David Leith

Publications

Books

with Hirt M, Henry WB, The Oxyrhynchus Papyri Volume LXXX, London, The Egypt Exploration Society, 2015.

with Parker DC, Pickering SR, Gonis N, Malouta M, The Oxyrhynchus Papyri Volume LXXIV, London, The Egypt Exploration Society, 2009.

Articles

Elements and Uniform Parts in Early Alexandrian Medicine, Phronesis: a journal for ancient philosophy, vol. 60, no. 4, Brill Academic Publishers, 2015, 462-491

Erasistratus' Triplokia of Arteries, Veins and Nerves, Apeiron, vol. 48, no. 3, 2015, 251-262

Medical Doxography in P. Mil. Vogl. I 15, Zeitschrift fuer Papyrologie und Epigraphik, vol. 189, 2014, 225-232

Causing Doubts: Diodorus Cronus and Herophilus of Chalcedon on Causality, Classical Quarterly, vol. 64, no. 2, 2014, 592-608

Pores and Void in Asclepiades' Physical Theory, Phronesis: a journal for ancient philosophy, vol. 57, Brill, 2012, 164-191

The Qualitative Status of the Onkoi in Asclepiades' Theory of Matter, Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy, vol. 36, no. Summer, Oxford University Press, 2009, 283-320

The Diatritus and Therapy in Graeco-Roman Medicine, Classical Quarterly, vol. 58, no. 2, Cambridge University Press, 2008, 581-600

A Medical Treatise On Remedies? P.Turner 14 Revised, Bulletin of the American Society of Papyrologists, vol. 44, 2007, 125-134

The Antinoopolis Illustrated Herbal (PJohnson + PAntin. 3.214 MP3 2095), Zeitschrift fuer Papyrologie und Epigraphik, vol. 156, 2006, 141-156

Chapters

The Hippocratic Oath in Roman Oxyrhynchus, in Marganne M-H, Ricciardetto A (eds) En marge du Serment hippocratique. Contrats et serments dans le monde gréco-romaine, Liège: , 2017, 39-50

How Popular Were the Medical Sects?, in Harris WV (eds) Popular Medicine in Graeco-Roman Antiquity: Explorations, Leiden-Boston: Brill, 2016, 231-250

Epictetus, Discourses 4.1.136-138, in El-Maghrabi MG, Roemer C (eds) Texts from the "Archive" of Socrates, the Tax Collector, and Other Contexts at Karanis (P. Cair. Mich. II), Berlin: De Gruyter, 2015

Surgical Treatise, in El-Maghrabi MG, Roemer C (eds) Texts from the "Archive" of Socrates, the Tax Collector, and Other Contexts at Karanis (P. Mich. Cair. II), Berlin: De Gruyter, 2015

Galen's Refutation of Atomism, in Adamson P, Hansberger R, Wilberding J (eds) Philosophical Themes in Galen, London: , 2014, 213-234

5046. Xenophon, Anabasis 1.5, 8-12, in Maehler H, Roemer C, Hatzilambrou R (eds) The Oxyrhynchus Papyri Volume LXXV, London: The Egypt Exploration Society, 2010, 90-92

Medical and Related Texts, in Leith DB, Parker DC, Pickering SR, Gonis N, Malouta M (eds) Oxyrhynchus Papyri Volume lxxiv, London: The Egypt Exploration Society, 2009, 51-88

Reviews

Review of: P.N. Singer (ed.), Galen: Psychological Writings. Cambridge 2013, Classical Review, vol. 66, Cambridge University Press (CUP): HSS Journals - No Cambridge Open, 2016, 381-383

Review of: A. Falcon, Aristotelianism in the First Century BCE: Xenarchus of Seleucia. Cambridge, 2012., ISIS, vol. 106, no. 1, 2015, 169-170

Review of: D. Manetti (ed.), Anonymus Londiniensis, De medicina. Berlin/New York, 2011., Gnomon: kritische Zeitschrift fuer die gesamte klassische Altertumswissenschaft, vol. 86, 2014, 592-595

Review of: D. Gutas, Theophrastus On First Principles (Known as his Metaphysics). Philosophia Antiqua 119. Leiden, 2010., Journal of Hellenic Studies, vol. 132, Cambridge University Press (CUP), 2012, 275-276