Letters of Cicero; Selected


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Author  Marcus Tullius Muirhead
Publisher  Forgotten Books
Publication Date   July 5, 2012
Pages  342

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My object in publishing this selection is twofold :I. To illustrate from the Letters of Cicero an articulate view of the character of the Orator as it influenced and jwas influenced by contemporary events; and 2. To produce an edition of the Epistles adapted to the requirements of the higher forms in schools, and jespecially of the students of the Humanity Classes in Glasgow University. I intended at first that the book should be a mere translation of SU pfle sexcellent selection, so well known in Germany, but soon abandoned that intention for a treatment of the subject better fitted to serve the objects I had in view. The text however is mainly Supfle si.e.
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