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..

Space Time And Language In Plutarch

Pub Date : 2017-10-10 | Author : Aristoula Georgiadou | Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

ISBN 10 : 9783110539479
ISBN 13 : 3110539470

'Space and time' have been key concepts of investigation in the humanities in recent years. In the field of Classics in particular, they have led to the fresh appraisal of genres s..

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...

Roman Lives

Pub Date : 2008-09-11 | Author : Plutarch, | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199537389
ISBN 13 : 0199537380

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..

Greek Lives

Pub Date : 1998-11-05 | Author : Plutarch | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191605079
ISBN 13 : 0191605077

Lycurgus, Pericles, Solon, Nicias, Themistocles, Alcibiades, Cimon, Agesilaus, Alexander `I treat the narrative of the Lives as a kind of mirror...The experience is like nothing so..

Plutarch And The Historical Tradition

Pub Date : 2002-09-11 | Author : Philip A. Stadter | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781134913183
ISBN 13 : 1134913184

These essays, by experts in the field from five countries, examine Plutarch's interpretative and artistic reshaping of his historical sources in representative lives. Diverse essay..

Aspects Of Ancient Institutions And Geography

Pub Date : 2014-11-21 | Author : Lee L. Brice | Publisher : BRILL

ISBN 10 : 9789004283725
ISBN 13 : 9004283722

Aspects of Ancient Institutions and Geography honors Richard J.A. Talbert through a collection of original and useful examinations focused around the core theme of Talbert’s work..