The Letters of Pliny: A Historical and Social Commentary by A. N. Sherwin-WhiteThe Letters of Pliny: A Historical and Social Commentary by A. N. Sherwin-White

The Letters of Pliny: A Historical and Social Commentary

byA. N. Sherwin-White

Hardcover | April 30, 1999

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This comprehensive general commentary on the nine books of the younger Pliny's private letters--which cover nearly aspect of Roman life except warfare--offers a self-contained discussion of each letter or group of associated letters and their rich array of information about the author'ssocial, political, and legal life and times.

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Gaius Plinius Caecilius Secundus (63-ca. 113), better known as Pliny the Younger, was a lawyer, an author and a natural philosopher of Ancient Rome.

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Title:The Letters of Pliny: A Historical and Social CommentaryFormat:HardcoverDimensions:824 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 2.09 inPublished:April 30, 1999Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0198144350

ISBN - 13:9780198144359

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