Catilinarians /

Cicero, Marcus Tullius.

Catilinarians / Cicero ; edited by Andrew R. Dyck. - Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008. - xvii, 282 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm. - Cambridge Greek and Latin classics .

Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-260) and indexes.

Chronological table : Catiline's life and his conspiracy -- Introduction -- Catiline's career down to 63 -- Background to the conspiracy -- The conspiracy -- The Catilinarians : publication, possible revision -- Types of rhetoric within the Catilinarian corpus -- Influence through the centuries -- Language and style -- The text -- M. Tvlli Ciceronis in L. Catilinam -- Orationes -- Oratio prima -- Oratio secvnda -- Oratio tertia -- Oratio qvarta -- Commentary -- Appendix 1 : historical sources cited -- Appendix 2 : the date of Catilinarian 1 -- Appendix 3 : prose rhythm.


Speeches in Latin; critical apparatus in English.

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Speeches, addresses, etc., Latin.
Speeches, addresses, etc., Latin--History and criticism.


Rome--History--Sources.--Conspiracy of Catiline, 65-62 B.C.

PA6279 / .C2 2008

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