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The lives of illustrious men

Cornelius Nepos

The lives of illustrious men

Written in Latin by Cornelius Nepos, and done into English by the Honourable Mr. Finch, Mr. Creech, and other eminent gentlemen of Oxford. The fourth edition. To which is added, a more just translation of the most famous kings. ...

by Cornelius Nepos

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Published by printed for Tho. Shelmerdine, and Tho. Tebb; and A. Bettesworth in London .
Written in English


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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 4010, no. 10.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[38],250p.,plates
Number of Pages250
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Open LibraryOL17022592M

  Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Lives of illustrious men by Plutarch, , Chatto and Windus edition, in English - New ed. Only a few examples are taken from Germany, France, and the United States, where, in all probability, as many illustrious Shoemakers might have been met with as in Great Britain itself. And even the British muster-roll is not fully made up. With only a few exceptions, living men are not included in the list. Very gladly would the writer have.

Enriched by anecdotes, gossip, and details of character and personal appearance, Lives of the Caesars by Suetonius (born c. 70 CE) is a valuable and colorful source of information about the first twelve Roman emperors, Roman imperial politics, and Roman imperial society. Part of Suetonius's Lives of Illustrious Men (of letters) also survives.   Chapter XI. Philo the Jew, an Alexandrian of the priestly class, is placed by us among the ecclesiastical writers on the ground that, writing a book concerning the first church of Mark the evangelist at Alexandria, he writes to our praise, declaring not only that they were there, but also that they were in many provinces and calling their habitations monasteries.

I wrote moreover, two books of Explanations on Micah, one book On Nahum, two books On Habakkuk, one On Zephaniah, one On Haggai, and many others On the prophets, which are not yet finished, and which I am still at work upon. MLA Citation. Saint Jerome. “Jerome the presbyter”. Lives of Illustrious Men, translated by Ernest Cushing Richardson. About this Book Catalog Record Details. Plutarch's lives of illustrious men. Tr. from the Greek by John Plutarch. View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized.


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De Viris Illustribus (On Illustrious Men) He wrote other things also, among which are the following: On the passover, two books, one book On the lives of the prophets, one book On the church, one book On the Lord's day, one book On faith, one book On the psalms (?). Lives of illustrious men (The world's greatest literature) by Plutarch and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The surviving Parallel Lives comprises 23 pairs of biographies, each pair consisting of one 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 /5.

Lives of Illustrious Men. Authored By: Jerome He wrote other things also, among which are the following: On the passover, two books, one book On the lives of the prophets, one book On the church, [5] one book On the Lord's day, one book On faith, one book On the psalms (?) one On the senses, one On the soul and body, one On baptism, one On.

Jerome-Lives of Illustrious Men Preface. You have urged me, Dexter,(), to follow the example of Tranquillus() in giving a systematic account of ecclesiastical writers, and to do for our writers what he did for the illustrious men of letters among the Gentiles, namely, to briefly set before you all those who have published() any memorable writing on the Holy Scriptures, from.

Translated from the Greek by John Dryden et al. Plutarch's Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans, commonly called The lives of illustrious men book 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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Included: "A Life of Plutarch." What people are saying. Lives of Illustrious Men. 44 subiecit: “habebis frigore febrem.” Est et adversus “Aeneida” liber Carvili Pictoris, titulo “Aeneomastix.” M. Vipsanius a Maecenate eum suppositum appellabat novae cacozeliae repertore, non tumidae nec exilis.

Lives of Illustrious Men. List of the Authors whom Gennadius added, after the Death of the Blessed Jerome. James, surnamed the Wise. Julius, bishop of Rome. The way of peace is through the wisdom taught in the Book of Proverbs, and through unity in the faith.

The way of peace is through the wisdom taught in the Book of Proverbs, and through. Lives of Illustrious Men. consenuit, composuitque variae eruditionis aliquot volumina, ex quibus novem unius corporis, quia 16 scriptores ac poetas sub clientela Musarum iudicaret, non absurde et fecisse et inscripsisse 17 se ait ex numero divarum et appellatione.

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LIVES OF ILLUSTRIOUS MEN. Translated, with Introduction and Notes, by ERNEST CUSHING RICHARDSON, PH.D. LIBRARIAN OF PRINCETON COLLEGE. Jerome and Gennadius. Lives of Illustrious Men. ———————————— I. Introduction.

This combined work of Jerome and Gennadius is unique and indispensable in the history ofFile Size: 2MB.Suetonius (C. Suetonius Tranquillus, born ca. 70 CE), son of a military tribune, was at first an advocate and a teacher of rhetoric, but later became the emperor Hadrian's private secretary, Â He dedicated to C.

Septicius Clarus, prefect of the praetorian guard, his Lives of the Caesars. After the dismissal of both men for some breach of court etiquette, Suetonius .Lives of Illustrious Men Excerpts The first reading for this unit is taken from a book of mini-biographies of ZIllustrious Men [ written probably in the fourth century CE – much later than the events narrated.

Throughout the Roman Empire there was a fashion for shorter versions of great literary works. These are often called epitomes orFile Size: 1MB.