Letters, and Panegyricus [by] Pliny.

With an English translation by Betty Radice. by Pliny the Younger

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Other titlesPanegyricus
SeriesLoeb classical library. Latin authors, no. 55, 59, Loeb classical library -- 55, Loeb classical library -- 59
ContributionsPliny, the Younger., Radice, Betty,
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LC ClassificationsPA6638 A2 1969
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Open LibraryOL18538764M

Emperors." During his lifetime, Pliny wrote and published ten books of personal correspondence and several speeches, only one of which, the Panegyricus, survives. This thesis compares the references about speeches in Pliny's letters to Pliny's only surviving speech, the Panegyricus, in order to learn some of Pliny's ideals for oratory and how. Download Plinius Book For Free in PDF, EPUB. In order to read online Plinius textbook, you need to create a FREE account. Read as many books as you like (Personal use) and Join Over Happy Readers. We cannot guarantee that every book is in the library. Letters and Panegyricus by Pliny (Book) Pliny's praise: the Panegyricus in the Roman world by Paul Roche () Letters of Marcus Tullius Cicero: with his treatises on friendship and old age by Marcus Tullius Cicero (Book). The Epistulae ([ɛˈpɪs.t̪ʊ.ɫ̪ae̯], "letters") are later copies of a series of personal missives by Pliny the Younger directed to his friends and associates. These letters are a unique testimony of Roman administrative history and everyday life in the 1st century. The style is very different from that in the Panegyricus, and some commentators maintain that Pliny initiated a new genre.

Get this from a library! Letters. [Pliny, the Younger; Betty Radice] -- The letters of Pliny the Younger (c. c. CE), a polished social document of his times, include descriptions of the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 CE and the earliest pagan accounts of Christians. The Letters of the Younger Pliny (Penguin Classics) by Pliny the Younger and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Pliny the Younger (Pliny, the Younger) An online book about this author is available, as is a Wikipedia article.. Pliny, the Younger: The Letters of Pliny the Consul, trans. by William Melmoth (Gutenberg text) Help with reading books-- Report a bad link-- Suggest a new listing. Additional books from the extended shelves. The Loeb Classical Library edition of Pliny the Younger is in two volumes; the second contains Books VIII-X of his Letters and Panegyricus. Harvard University Press, , pp. Publication Date: January 1,

‎ The letters of Pliny the Younger have preserved for posterity a precious portrait of First Century life, detailing the daily routines of the Roman times and the men and women that inhabited the author’s world. The famous account of the eruption of Vesuvius and Emperor Trajan’s advice concerning t. Situates Pliny's Letters within the letter-writing tradition, offers new readings of favourite letters, and emphasises the importance of understanding letters within the context of original books or informal 'cycles'. For advanced undergraduates, postgraduates and scholars interested in the study of ancient letters and imperial Latin literature. Pliny the Younger, author of The Letters, on LibraryThing. Pliny the Younger, author of The Letters, on LibraryThing The Letters, books ; Panegyricus 65 copies. Ashen Sky: The Letters of Pliny The Younger on the Eruption of Vesuvius 53 copies, 2 reviews. Epistularum Libri Decem 49 copies.

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As a university graduate in Ancient Roman history, I particularly love Pliny's letters for the insight they provide on a wide range of issues from the Ancient world. However one must take care when purchasing this Loeb - Pliny wrote 10 books of letters and a panegyricus, but this edition ONLY contains the first 7 books of his letters!/5(5).

Letters, Books VIII-X, Panegyricus. Letters -- Panegyricus -- Appendix A -- Appendix B -- Biographical index Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Associated-names Radice, Betty, translator; Container of (work) Pliny, the Younger. Panegyricus Boxid IA Camera USB PTP Class Camera Collection_set printdisabled External Pages:   Book X of the Letters contains his correspondence with Trajan during this period, and includes letters about the early Christians.

Pliny's Letters are important as a social document of his times. They tell us about the man himself and his wide interests, and about his many friends, including Tacitus, Martial and : Harvard. The Loeb Classical Library edition of Pliny the Younger is in two volumes; the second contains Books VIII-X of his Letters and Panegyricus.

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CE), a polished social document of his times, include descriptions of the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 CE and the earliest pagan accounts of Christians. Letters, Books VIII-X, Panegyricus. Letters -- Panegyricus -- Appendix A. Book X of the Letters contains his correspondence with Trajan during this period, and includes letters about the early Christians.

Pliny’s Letters are important as a social document of his times. They tell us about the man himself and his wide interests, and about. The letters are divided into three books. The first two contain letters to his friends. The last book contains correspondence between Pliny and the emperor Trajan.

I was looking forward to reading the letters, which are often said to give an insight Letters ordinary And Panegyricus [by] Pliny. book life, at least the life of an ordinary Roman aristocrat/5(4). The Younger Pliny was born in 61 or 62 CE, the son of Lucius Caecilius of Comum (Como) and the Elder Pliny's sister.

He was educated at home and then in Rome under Quintilian. He was at Misenum at the time of the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 (described in two famous letters) when the Elder Pliny died.4/5. He is called the younger because his uncle was Pliny the Elder, the great natural historian.

It is divided between his letters and the Panegyricus. The letters are divided into three books. The first two contain letters to his friends. The last book contains correspondence between Pliny and the emperor Trajan/5(4).

Letters, Volume II: Books Panegyricus by Pliny the Younger,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(20). The Younger Pliny was born in 61 or 62 CE, the son of Lucius Caecilius of Comum (Como) and the Elder Pliny's sister. He was educated at home and then in Rome under Quintilian.

He was at Misenum at the time of the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 (described in two famous letters) when the Elder Pliny died. Pliny started his career at the Roman bar at the age of eighteen.

Pliny the Younger's letters, both informal and formal, in their original Latin. Epistulae & Panegyricus: Latin Text by Pliny the Younger. Paperback $ book by pliny the younger. book by gaius plinius caecilius secundus. book by p.l chambers. book by albert a Author: Pliny The Younger.

Editions for Letters and Panegyricus [Of] Pliny: (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Paperbac. Letters, Books VIII-X, and Panegyricus Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Associated-names Radice, Betty; Pliny, the Younger. Panegyricus. English & Latin Bookplateleaf Boxid IA Camera Sony Alpha-A (Control) Collection_set trent Foldoutcount 0 Identifier letterspanegyricplin Identifier-ark.

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Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library 2 Letters, Books VIII-X, and Panegyricus. Series Title: Loeb classical library.

Responsibility: with an English translation by Betty Radice. Politics and the sublime in the Panegyricus G. Hutchinson Down the pan: historical exemplarity in the Panegyricus John Henderson Afterwords of praise Roger Rees.

(source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary Pliny's Panegyricus (AD ) survives as a unique example of senatorial rhetoric from the early Roman Empire. : Letters, Volume II: Books Panegyricus (Loeb Classical Library) () by Pliny The Younger and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at 4/5(21).

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The Younger Pliny was born in 61 or 62 CE, the son of Lucius Caecilius of Comum (Como) and the Elder Pliny's was educated at home and then in Rome under Quintilian. He was at Misenum at the time of the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 (described in two famous letters) when the Elder Pliny died.

‘The letter's the thing (in Pliny, Book 7)’, in Morello and Morrison (), – Fitzgerald, W. ( b). Martial: The World of the Epigram, Chicago. However one must take care when purchasing this Loeb - Pliny wrote 10 books of letters and a panegyricus, but this edition ONLY contains the first 7 books of his letters.

There is a second edition with the last 3 books and his panegyric which can be purchased seperately. It is the 10th book which was published after Pliny's death that contains /5(7). Letters Specifically Referring to the Panegyricus Pliny writes about the Panegyricus in four letters.

is addressed to Voconius Romanus, who wanted the text of the speech. Pliny cautions Voconius that this speech has nothing new in it, so someone reading s hould concentrate on the form and rhetorical devices in the speech.

still to be found, this book greatly clarifies an important portion of the evidence on which the answers will have to be based. UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO F. WINTER PLINY: LETTERS AND PANEGYRICUS.

Translated by BETTY RADICE. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press; London: William Heinemann (The Loeb Classical Library). Vol. 1: pp. xxxiii. As a university graduate in Ancient Roman history, I particularly love Pliny's letters for the insight they provide on a wide range of issues from the Ancient world.

However one must take care when purchasing this Loeb - Pliny wrote 10 books of letters and a panegyricus, but this edition ONLY contains the first 7 books of his letters!/5.

Pliny has a gift for description and a versatile prose style, and more than any of his contemporaries he gives an unprejudiced picture of Rome as he knew it.

The Loeb Classical Library edition of Pliny the Younger is in two volumes; the first contains Books I-VII of his Letters and an Introduction.> Loeb Classical Library: Letters, Volume II.

Hardy: Pliny’s Correspondence with Trajan. London, A-M. Guillemin: Notes in Budé edition (see above). Sherwin-White: The Letters of Pliny. Oxford, (S-W) The following lists are selective, containing generally accessible books and recent articles in which information relative to Pliny can be found.

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Epistolarum Libri Decem, Et Panegyricus: Cum Notis Variorum, Volume 2. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Loeb Classical Library: Letters and Panegyricus by Pliny and Betty Radice (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. The letters of Pliny the Younger (Gaius Plinius Caecilius Secundus) are presented here in the English translation by (); a few words and phrases have been modified.

The comments at the bottom of the letters have been added from various sources. The Latin text is the edition by (), in the Bibliotheca Augustana.

Pliny was born in Comum in 61 or 62 A.D., and. A translation of Pliny's Letters, B Pliny the Younger: Letters - B Letters Translated by () - a few words and phrases have been modified. The numbering of the letters in this book has been changed slightly to bring it into line with the most recent editions.

Book X XI Pliny to the Emperor Trajan. My recent illness, Sir, put me under an obligation to my doctor, Postumius Marinus, to whom I can make an adequate return with your help, if you will grant my petition with your usual kindness.

I pray you therefore to confer citizenship on his relatives, Chrysippus, son of Mithridates, and Stratonice, the wife of Chrysippus, daughter of Epigonus, and on.Introduction. of Pliny’s 1 imply that these two people, at any rate, knew his work before Symmachus and Sidonius.

2 In the writings of the Middle Ages he leaves no trace. Note on the Text. The text of Books I to IX of the Letters rests on three manuscript traditions, the 9-book, the book and the 8-book, known as α, β, γ in the Oxford text and as X, Z, Y in the text of S. E. Stout.Get this from a library!

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