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Select lives by Plutarch

Plutarch

Select lives by Plutarch

viz. Pericles, Pelopidas, Aristides, Philopœmen, Lysander, Cimon, Nicias, Agesilaus, Alexander the Great.

by Plutarch

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Published by printed by A. Donaldson and J. Reid. For Alexander Donaldson, and sold at his shops in London and Edinburgh in Edinburgh .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1990. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 4236, no. 06).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 4236, no. 06.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[2],406p.
Number of Pages406
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16868746M

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Contains two chapters on the Lives, in which they are examined primarily in terms of their purpose, digressions, and historical sources. Gossage, A. J. “Plutarch.” In Latin Biography, edited. This is a reprint of a book first published in It includes translations of the following lives from Plutarch's collection: Greek: Lycurgus, Aristides, Cimon, Pericles, Alcibiades, Alexander Roman: Coriolanus, Marcus Cato, The Gracchi, Cicero, Caesar, Antony While these have been adapted for easier reading, they are still challenging and engaging for the 7thth grade reader.


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I don’t know if this can be obtained on its own, but you’ll find Ms Loomis’s version of the essays paired with selected Lives (also translated by her) in the old Classics Club hardback edition of Plutarch. This edition includes a really terrific introduction by Edith Hamilton/5.

A brief but informative expose on many ancient personalities have been documented by Plutarch in this volume/5(2). Plutarch is a main narrative source for the Republican period apart from Appian, and a hell of a lot more entertaining as a read. This edition is a strong translation and full of useful notes.

The selection is fairly strong/5. Other Title: Lives. English; Plutarch's lives Authors: Plutarch., Mavor, William Fordyce, Langhorne, John, Langhorne, William, Other Authors: Mavor, William Fordyce. Selected Lives - Plutarch - Google Books.

This translation first appeared in a privately printed edition in (the translator remains anonymous). With an Introduction by Derek Matravers. When it 5/5(1). Plutarch’s Lives, written at the beginning of the second century A.D., is a brilliant social history of the ancient world by one of the greatest biographers and moralists of all time.

In what is by far his most famous and influential work, Plutarch reveals the character and personality of his subjects and how they led ultimately to tragedy or victory. The surviving Parallel Lives contain twenty-three pairs of biographies, each pair consisting of one Greek and one Roman, as well as four unpaired, single lives.

It is a work of considerable importance, not only as a source of information about the individuals biographized, but also about the. Hello Select your address The Translation By Sir Thomas North of Plutarch's Lives: Two (2) Volumes in Slipcase (The Lives of the Nobel Grecians and Romans By Plutarch of Chaeronea) A Superhero Wizard Novel (Heroes Unleashed: Atlantean Knights Book 1) by Richard Watts and Thomas Plutarch | out of 5 stars 1.

Kindle $0. Plutarch's Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans, commonly called Parallel Lives or Plutarch's Lives, is a series of 48 biographies of famous men, arranged in tandem to illuminate their common moral virtues or failings, probably written at the beginning of the second century AD.

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Plutarch also wrote biographies on many famous people of his day. Toggle book search form. Select type of book search you would like to make. Plutarch's Lives Volume 1 (Modern Library Classics) by Plutarch ISBN ISBN Paperback; New York: Modern Library, Ap ; ISBN "I treat the narrative of the Lives as a kind of mirror The experience is like nothing so much as spending time in their company and living with them: I receive and welcome each of them in turn as my guest."Here, Plutarch introduces the major figures and Price: $Plutarch's Lives, written at the beginning of the second century A.D., is a brilliant social history of the ancient world by one of the greatest biographers and moralists of all time.

In what is by far his most famous and influential work, Plutarch reveals the character and personality of his subjects and how they led ultimately to tragedy or victory.