The following booklets can be downloaded as pdf-files:

Das Corpus Inscriptionum Latinarum

Corpus Inscriptionum Latinarum

The project Corpus Inscriptionum Latinarum at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences is described in detail in this booklet.

Teil 1 (10,5 MB)
The first part contains a short outline of the history of epigraphy and of the CIL, as well as a presentation of epigraphic method and editorial practice.

Teil 2 (11,2 MB)
The second part summarises the work which the CIL has completed to date and takes a look back and forward at the work in progress in the years 1995-2009.

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Reflections of Roman Life and Living

Reflections of Roman Life and Living (2,8 MB)

Impressions of inscriptions from the archive of the CIL, selected and discussed by Manfred G. Schmidt.

Fourteen squeezes (paper impressions of inscriptions) illustrate everyday life in the ancient world, arranged as an epigraphic tour from the city of Rome to the northern border of Roman Britain.

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Spiegelbilder römischer Lebenswelt

Spiegelbilder römischer Lebenswelt (2,8 MB)

A German-language version of the »Reflections«.

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