Agis and Cleomenes ; Tiberius and Caius Gracchus ; Philopoemen and Flamininus

with an English translation by Bernadotte Perrin

Plutarch (Plutarchus), ca. 45120 CE, was born at Chaeronea in Boeotia in central Greece, studied philosophy at Athens, and, after coming to Rome as a teacher in philosophy, was given consular rank by the emperor Trajan and a procuratorship in Greece by Hadrian. He was married and the father of one daughter and four sons. He appears as a man of kindly character and independent thought, studious and learned. Plutarch wrote on many subjects. Most popular have always been the 46 "Parallel Lives," biographies planned to be ethical examples in pairs (in each pair, one Greek figure and one similar Roman), though the last four lives are single. All are invaluable sources of our knowledge of the lives and characters of Greek and Roman statesmen, soldiers and orators. Plutarch's many other varied extant works, about 60 in number, are known as "Moralia" or Moral Essays. They are of high literary value, besides being of great use to people interested in philosophy, ethics and religion. The Loeb Classical Library edition of the "Lives" is in eleven volumes.

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書名 Agis and Cleomenes ; Tiberius and Caius Gracchus ; Philopoemen and Flamininus
著作者等 Perrin, Bernadotte
Plutarch
Perrin B.
書名別名 Philopoimēn

Τιβεριος και Γαιος Γραγχοι

Φιλοποιμην

Αγις καιΚλεομενης
シリーズ名 The Loeb classical library
出版元 W. Heinemann;G.P. Putnam
刊行年月 1921
ページ数 ix, 399 p.
大きさ 17 cm
ISBN 0434991023
0674991133
NCID BA00356181
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言語 古典ギリシア語(1453年まで)
英語
原文言語 古典ギリシア語(1453年まで)
出版国 イギリス
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