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The Resource Man and the word : the orations of Himerius, translated, annotated, and introduced by Robert J. Penella, (electronic resource)

Man and the word : the orations of Himerius, translated, annotated, and introduced by Robert J. Penella, (electronic resource)

Label
Man and the word : the orations of Himerius
Title
Man and the word
Title remainder
the orations of Himerius
Statement of responsibility
translated, annotated, and introduced by Robert J. Penella
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
Summary
Himerius' speeches, a rich source on the intellectual life of late antiquity, capture the flavour of student life in Athens illuminating relations in the educated community and illustrating the ongoing civic role of the sophist
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
approximately 310-approximately 390
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Himerius
Dewey number
808
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Penella, Robert J
Series statement
  • The transformation of the classical heritage
  • The Joan Palevsky imprint in classical literature
Series volume
43
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Himerius
  • Rhetoric, Ancient
Label
Man and the word : the orations of Himerius, translated, annotated, and introduced by Robert J. Penella, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translated from the Ancient Greek
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-294) and index
Contents
Himerius's son, Rufinus -- In praise of cities and of men -- In and around Himerius's school -- Coming and going in Himerius's school -- The epithalamium for Severus -- Imaginary orations -- Orations addressed to Roman officials -- Miscellaneous remains
Control code
ocn712789830
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 312 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520933712
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)712789830
Label
Man and the word : the orations of Himerius, translated, annotated, and introduced by Robert J. Penella, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Translated from the Ancient Greek
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-294) and index
Contents
Himerius's son, Rufinus -- In praise of cities and of men -- In and around Himerius's school -- Coming and going in Himerius's school -- The epithalamium for Severus -- Imaginary orations -- Orations addressed to Roman officials -- Miscellaneous remains
Control code
ocn712789830
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 312 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520933712
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)712789830

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