Plutarch And His Roman Readers

Pub Date : 2015 | Author : Philip A. Stadter | Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN 10 : 9780198718338
ISBN 13 : 0198718330

This collection of essays on Plutarch's Parallel Lives examines the moral issues he recognized behind political leadership, and relates his writings to the audience of leading gene..

Roman Lives

Pub Date : 1999-10-07 | Author : Plutarch | Publisher : Oxford Paperbacks

ISBN 10 : 9780192825025
ISBN 13 : 019282502X

The companion volume to Plutarch's Greek Lives published in Oxford World's Classics in 1998, Roman Lives is a newly translated selection from Plutarch's rich, elegant and learned L..

Sage And Emperor

Pub Date : 2002-01-01 | Author : Philip A. Stadter | Publisher : Leuven University Press

ISBN 10 : 9058672395
ISBN 13 : 9789058672391

The overall objective is to establish the context of Plutarch's work in the society and the historical circumstances for which it was written...

Symposiacs

Pub Date : 2017-01-24 | Author : Plutarch | Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN 10 : 1542718481
ISBN 13 : 9781542718486

Symposiacs Plutarch Plutarch; later named, upon becoming a Roman citizen, Lucius Mestrius Plutarchus: c. AD 46 - AD 120, was a Greek biographer and essayist, known primarily for hi..

The Art Of Biography In Antiquity

Pub Date : 2012-04-05 | Author : Tomas Hägg | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781107016699
ISBN 13 : 110701669X

Examines the whole spectrum of Greek and Roman biography, which explores the virtues and vices of philosophers, statesmen and poets...

Plutarch

Pub Date : 2001 | Author : Robert Lamberton | Publisher : Yale University Press

ISBN 10 : 0300088116
ISBN 13 : 9780300088113

An introduction to Plutarch's life and work for both general readers and students. Robert Lamberton sketches the cultural context in which Plutarch worked and discusses his family ..

Sentiments Concerning Nature

Pub Date : 2017-01-24 | Author : Plutarch | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1542718708
ISBN 13 : 9781542718707

Sentiments Concerning Nature with which Philosophers were DelightedPlutarchThe Complete 5 BooksPlutarch; later named, upon becoming a Roman citizen, Lucius Mestrius Plutarchus; c. ..