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Plutarch"s Lives of illustrious men

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Plutarch"s Lives of illustrious men

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Published by Chatto and Windus in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece,
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Greece -- Biography -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Rome -- Biography -- Early works to 1800.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesLives of illustrious men.
      Statementtranslated from the Greek, with notes critical and historical, and a life of Plutarch, byJohn and William Langhorne.
      GenreEarly works to 1800.
      ContributionsLanghorne, John, 1735-1779., Langhorne, William, 1735-1779.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 88/5467 (D)
      The Physical Object
      FormatMicroform
      Paginationv. <2 >
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2176076M
      LC Control Number88953439


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Translated from the Greek by John Dryden et al. 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's first biographical works were the Lives of the Roman Emperors from Augustus to these, only the Lives of Galba and Otho survive. The Lives of Tiberius and Nero are extant only as fragments, provided by Damascius (Life of Tiberius, cf.

his Life of Isidore) and Plutarch himself (Life of Nero, cf. Galba ), respectively. These early emperors’ biographies were probably Born: c. AD 46, Chaeronea, Boeotia. Plutarch's lives of illustrious men - Internet Archive 31 45Pages: The lively portraitures of men drawn in Plutarch's Lives have made them favourite reading in all ages.

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Forty-eight of the mini-biographies Plutarch wrote for his Parallel Lives have come down to us. The book was a long project, begun in the settled maturity of Plutarch’s writing life. Its aim was to give readers one illustrious Greek life, one illustrious Roman life, and then an essay comparing the two.

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to Which Is from the Latest English Editions, Volume 1 (Inglés) Pasta dura – 2 septiembre Format: Pasta dura. "Plutarch's Lives Volume II" is the second part of a collection of biographies of well-known figures from ancient Greece, Rome, Macedonia, Sparta, Persia, and Egypt. In this volume are included Plutarch's depictions of Sertorius, Eumenes, Agesilaus, Pompey, Alexander, Caesar, Phocion, Cato the.

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EBook PDF: MB: This text-based PDF or EBook was created from the HTML version of this book and is part of the Portable Library of. PLUTARCH was a Greek historian and writer who flourished in Greece in the late C1st and early C2nd A.D.

His extant works include the Parallel Lives, Moralia and of the Lives describe characters of myth, namely Theseus and Romulus.

Plutarch approaches both as an historian and rationalises the fantastic elements of their stories. Plutarch, born Plutarchos (Greek: Πλούταρχος) then, on his becoming a Roman citizen, Lucius Mestrius Plutarchus (Μέστριος Πλούταρχος), c.

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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.

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