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Onomasticon to the Younger Pliny

letters and panegyric

by Anthony Richard Birley

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Published by K.G. Saur in München .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Pliny, the Younger -- Correspondence -- Indexes.,
    • Pliny, the Younger. -- Indexes.,
    • Names, Personal -- Rome -- Indexes.,
    • Names, Latin -- Indexes.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Anthony R. Birley.
      GenreIndexes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPA6640 .Z8 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 110 p. ;
      Number of Pages110
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4021223M
      ISBN 103598730012
      LC Control Number2001405614
      OCLC/WorldCa45882938

        PLINY THE YOUNGER (61 - ca. ) The largest surviving body of Pliny's work is his Epistulae (Letters), a series of personal missives directed . “Epistulae X” (“Letters 10”, also known as the “Correspondence with Trajan”) is a book of letters by the Roman lawyer and author Pliny the Younger to the Emperor Trajan between and CE. Letter 96 is the most famous of the collection, and it contains the earliest external account of Christian worship, and details what was to become the standard Roman policy toward Christians.

        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 the treatment of Christians are among the Reviews: Onomasticon to the Younger Pliny: Letters and Panegyric (Philology, History, History of Literature, History of Religion) The University of Michigan Press Anthony R Birley.

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The problem is that today so much more is known about persons and families in Pliny that even a good thirty-year-old onomasticon is getting antiquated. The Onomasticon itself is preceded by four introductory chapters on (1) Pliny’s family, (2) career, (3) Onomasticon to the Younger Pliny book, and (4) his practice in.

Onomasticon to the Younger Pliny: letters and panegyric / by: Birley, Anthony, Published: () The letters of Pliny: a historical and social commentary / by: Sherwin-White, A. Published: () The Benefactions of Plny the Younger. Onomasticon to the Younger Pliny, Munich.

‘The letter's the thing (in Pliny, Book 7)’, in Morello and Morrison (), – Fitzgerald, W. ( b). Martial: The World of the Epigram, Chicago. Förtsch, R. Archäologischer Kommentar zu den Villenbriefen des jüngeren Plinius, Mainz. The books follow the exploits of Pliny the younger and his friend Tacitus, two real-life historical figures who solve mysteries in ancient Rome.

+The Story Pliny the Younger was a Roman author and administrator who was born into an aristocratic family and eventually adopted by Pliny the Elder, his uncle who cared for and educated him. Pliny the Younger: 'Epistles' Book II by Pliny the Younger (English) Hardcover B See more like this.

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Onomasticon to the Younger Pliny: letters and panegyric. [Anthony Birley] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help Gaius Plinius Caecilius Secundus; Pliny, the Younger; Pliny, the Younger.; Wörterbuch: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Birley.

Find more information about: ISBN: Get this from a library. Onomasticon to the Younger Pliny: letters and panegyric. [Anthony Birley]. The Letters of the Younger Pliny have come down to us in 10 books, 9 of his personal letters, and book 10 containing his official correspondence with the Emperor Trajan.

The last was written during his tour of administration of Bithynia, during which he may well have died. A translation of Pliny's Letters, Book 9.

Pliny the Younger: Letters - BOOK 9. Translated by () - a few words and phrases have been modified. See key to translations for an explanation of the format. Click on the L symbols to go the Latin text of each letter.

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.

Pliny the Younger: Letters - BOOK 7. Translated by () - a few words and phrases have been modified. See key to translations for an explanation of the format.

Click on the L symbols to go the Latin text of each letter. Pliny the Younger ( CE) was the nephew of Pliny the Elder ( CE), the author of the volume Natural had a remarkable political career, gained a reputation as an excellent lawyer and orator, but he is most famous for his writings.

Betty Radice's definitive edition was the forst complete modern translation of Pliny's letters. In her introduction she examines the shrewd, tolerant and occasionally pompous man who emerges from these letters. Gaius Plinius Caecilius Secundus (c. ), better known as Pliny the Younger, and nephew of Pliny the Elder, was born in Como, Italy.

The Letters of the Younger Pliny are a good source to look into during this period of Roman history to see the dangers and excitement in which these people lived (there certainly was a lot of it).

Definitely recommended to those who are interested in looking into our ancient past. Read more. 9 people found this s:. 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 died.A translation of Pliny's Letters, Book 6.

Pliny the Younger: Letters - BOOK 6. Translated by () - a few words and phrases have been modified. See key to translations for an explanation of the format. Click on the L symbols to go the Latin text of each letter.

This free kindle book is a fantastic buy for people interested in history and in the ideas of rather intelligent individuals such as Pliny the Younger.

Among the many of Pliny the Younger’s letters that describe Rome in the first century CE are two letters that describe the destruction of Pompey because of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius which Reviews: