Cicero: Letters To Atticus: Volume 5, Books 11-13 by Marcus Tullius CiceroCicero: Letters To Atticus: Volume 5, Books 11-13 by Marcus Tullius Cicero

Cicero: Letters To Atticus: Volume 5, Books 11-13

byMarcus Tullius CiceroEditorD. R. Shackleton-Bailey


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The fifth and sixth volumes of Dr Shackleton Bailey's edition of the Atticus letters contain a revised version of the text first published in the Oxford Classical Texts in 1961. Problems of dating in this part of the correspondence are severe, and prolonged study of them has caused Dr Shackleton Bailey to depart on occasions from the traditional chronology. Like their predecessors, these two volumes contain a text and selective apparatus, a translation facing each page of text, a full commentary, and indexes.
Born in Arpinum on January 3, 106 B.C., Marcus Tullius Cicero was a Roman orator, writer, and politician. In Rome, Cicero studied law, oratory, philosophy, and literature, before embarking on a political career. Banished from Rome in 59 B.C. for the execution of some members of the Catiline group, Cicero devoted himself to literature. ...
Title:Cicero: Letters To Atticus: Volume 5, Books 11-13Format:PaperbackDimensions:444 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.98 inPublisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0521606896

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Table of Contents

Foreword; Abbreviations; Text and translation; Commentary; Appendices; Indices; Map of Southern Italy.