Mission and Objective Statement

L'Erma di Bretschneider

L’ERMA di Bretschneider is an international academic publisher of works in the humanities.
The focus of its publications lies in presenting the outcome of cutting-edge research through scholarly journals, monographs and reference works such as corpuses, handbooks, and catalogues.
L’ERMA di Bretschneider Publishers' mission is to publish works with an outstanding academic reputation in the field of the humanities. Such publications fall mainly within the disciplines of archaeology, history, cultural heritage conservation and management, Roman law, art and architectural history, and literary criticism.
Fundamental series like the Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum and journals such as Archeologia Classica, as well as the co-operation with highly respected institutes like Sapienza University of Rome and The State Hermitage Museum is a museum of art and culture in Saint Petersburg, explain and testify why L’ERMA publications are being used in every well-respected academic library all over the world.
Our publishing house has established a reputation for the quality and authority of its scholarly monographs and journals in the field of classical archaeology, especially that of Rome and Pompeii.
The mediums in which L'Erma di Bretschneider operates are the printed book (monographs and journals) and online publishing. Languages: Italian, English, Spanish, French, and German (as well as classical languages such as Latin and Greek, ancient semite languages, etc.)
L’ERMA di Bretshneider was founded in 1896 and is located in Prati, the 12th rione of the historic district of Rome. L’ERMA has a logistical office in Bristol, Connecticut.