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Lives of the noble Greeks

Plutarch

Lives of the noble Greeks

a selection edited by Edmund Fuller.

by Plutarch

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Published by Dell Pub. Co. in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greece -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesLaurel classic, 6938
    ContributionsFuller, Edmund, 1914- ed.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination383 p. ;
    Number of Pages383
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20035924M


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The book is a veritable library of different biographies of key figures from the ancient past/5. Even though it took me months to read the few lives I read, I just wanted to be done; but I do want to go back someday and read the remaining Greek and Roman lives that I skipped.

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The surviving Parallel Lives (Greek: Βίοι Παράλληλοι, Bíoi Parállēloi) comprises 23 pairs of. Check out this great listen on Plutarch (c. AD AD ) was born to a prominent family in the small Greek town of Chaeronea, about 20 miles east of Delphi in the region known as Boeotia.

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The surviving lives, contain twenty-three pairs of biographies, each pair consisting of one Greek and one Roman, as well as four unpaired, single lives/5(35). Selected Lives from the Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romans, Volume I [Lycurgus, Themistocles, Fabius, Alcibiades, Coriolanus, Marius, Sylla, Nicias, Crassus, Alexander the Great]: Compared Together by that grave learned Philosopher and Historiographer of Chaeronea.

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Shakespeare borrowed from North’s Lives for his Roman plays—Antony and Cleopatra. The lives of the noble Grecians & Romans compared together / by that grave learned philosopher and historiographer Plutarke of Chaeronea. Translated out of Greeke into French by James Amyot: and out of French into Englishe by Thomas North: the illustrations by.

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Noun 1. Parallel Lives - a collection of biographies of famous pairs of Greeks and Romans Rare Proust book sells for world record million euros. Parallel Lives, also called Lives, influential collection of biographies of famous Greek and Roman soldiers, legislators, orators, and statesmen written as Bioi parallëloi by the Greek writer Plutarch near the end of his life.

By comparing a famous Roman with a famous Greek, Plutarch intended to provide model patterns of behaviour and to encourage mutual respect between Greeks and Romans. Plutarch's Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans, commonly called Parallel Lives or Plutarch's Lives, is a series of 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.

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.

Annotated by David Trumbull and Patrick McNamara. Plutarch wrote, in Greek, his Lives toward the end of his own long life (c. A.D. A.D. He starts his Life of Alexander, "My design is not to write histories, but lives," a fair description of the work which is less biography than study in character and its consequences.

We present the entire text of each life. I wanted some background on key Roman figures, and reading Plutarch felt like going 'straight to the source'. This is effectively an abridgement of an abridgement from the full "Lives": only ten lives are featured, all of them Romans (there is a companion volume for Greeks)/5(3).

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They were originally presented in a series of books that gave an account of one Greek and one Roman life, followed by a comparison of the two: Theseus and Romulus, Alcibiades and Coriolanus, Demosthenes and Cicero, Demetrius and : Ebook.

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The surviving lives contain twenty-three pairs of biographies, each pair consisting of one Greek and one Roman, as well as four unpaired, s.About The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romans, Volume I. Plutarch’s ‘Parallel Lives,’ written at the beginning of the second century A.D., form a brilliant social history of the ancient world.