Demosthenes" orations

by Demosthenes

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Other titlesPublic orations.
Statementintroduction by John Warrington.
SeriesEveryman"s library, no. 546, Everyman"s library -- no. 546.
ContributionsWarrington, John.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 292 p. ;
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14176107M

Demosthenes IV: Private Orations XXVII-XL. (The Loeb Classical Library No. ) by Demosthenes; Translated by A. T. Murray and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at . Demosthenes (– BC, Greek: Δημοσθένης) was a prominent Greek statesman and orator of ancient Athens. His orations constitute the last significant expression of Athenian intellectual prowess and provide a thorough insight into the politics and culture of ancient Greece during the 4th century : BC, Athens. Part Three, the Orations of Aeschines and Demosthenes’ greatest speech, “On the Crown,” first appeared in , here issued together complete with the first two parts for the first time. From the library of George Montagu, Fourth Duke of Manchester, with his bookplate and Kimbolton Castle library label. Now Demosthenes' first beginning when he came to deal in the affairs of the state, was in the time of the war made with the Phocians, as himself reporteth: and as appeareth further in his orations which he made against Philip: of the which, the last were made after the war was ended, and the first do touch also some particular doings of the same.

Political Eloquence in Greece: Demosthenes: With extracts from his orations, and a critical discussion of the "Trial on the crown" by L. Bredif/M.J. Mac Mahon, Trans. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Orations of Demosthenes Translated by The Rev. Mr. Francis With Critical and H at the best online prices at . Read "The Public Orations of Demosthenes, Volume 2" by Demosthenes available from Rakuten Kobo. Demosthenes, the son of Demosthenes of Paeania in Attica, a rich and highly respected factory-owner, was born in or abou Brand: Charles River Editors. Demosthenes: I Olynthiacs, Philippics Minor Public Orations I-XVII and XX (Loeb Classical Library No. ) by Demosthenes and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at .

Demosthenes Orations: v. 3 by J>h> Vince and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Demosthenes: Against Meidias Against Androtion Against Aristocrates Against Timocrates Against Aristogeiton 1 and 2 Loeb Classical Library No by Demosthenes - AbeBooks. Aldus Manutius was born close to Rome in Bassiano between and He grew up in a wealthy family during the Italian Renaissance and in his youth was sent to Rome to become a humanist Rome, he studied Latin under Gaspare da Verona and attended lectures by Domizio Calderini in the early s. From to , Manutius studied Greek in Ferrara with Guarino da Verona as his Known for: Founding the Aldine Press at Venice. OCLC Number: Notes: On spine: Demosthenes' Public orations. Description: xiii, pages ; 19 cm. Series Title: Everyman's library, no. Other Titles.

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The Loeb Classical Library edition of Demosthenes is in seven first of the seven volumes of the Demosthenes edition contains nine famous speeches in which he attempted to rouse athenian alarm about Macedonian ambitions: the three Olynthiacs, the four Philippics, On the Peace, and On the Chersonese.

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) by Demosthenes (Author), A. Murray (Translator)Format: Hardcover. The Loeb Classical Library edition of Demosthenes is in seven volumes. The first contains nine famous speeches in which he attempted to rouse Athenian alarm about Macedonian ambitions: the three Olynthiacs, the four Philippics, On the Peace, and On the Chersonese.

The qualities of Demosthenes' eloquence sometimes suggest rather the oratory of the pulpit than that of the hustings or that of Parliament and of the law-courts. I cannot hope to have wholly succeeded in my task; but it seemed to be worth undertaking, and I hope that the work will not prove to have been altogether useless.

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Demosthenes learned rhetoric by studying the speeches /5. Demosthenes: The orations of Demosthenes: pronounced to excite the Athenians against Philip, King of Macedon, and on occasions of public deliberation / (London: Published by Jones, ), also by Thomas Leland (page images at HathiTrust). Condition: Good.

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The Olynthiacs and the Phillippics of Demosthenes. The Public Orations of Demosthenes. The Public Orations of Demosthenes. Readers reviews. Average from 0 Reviews. Demosthenes, Orations, Volume I: Orations and Olynthiacs Philippic 1. On the Peace. Philippic 2. On Halonnesus. On the Chersonese.

Philippics 3 and 4. Answer to Philip's Letter. Philip's Letter. On Organization. On the Navy-boards. For the Liberty. Browse the book with Google Preview» Demosthenes and His Guardians. The first five speeches in this volume (Orations ) are the earliest of all Demosthenes' speeches, written. Orations of Demosthenes book.

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Demosthenes ( BCE), orator at Athens, was a pleader in law courts who also became a champion of Athenian greatness and Greek resistance to Philip of Macedon. His steadfastness, pungent argument, and control of language gained him early reputation as the best of Greek orators, and his works provide vivid pictures of contemporary life.

Demosthenes (Greek: δημοσθένης; – BC) was a prominent Greek statesman and orator of ancient Athens. His orations constitute the last significant expression of Athenian intellectual prowess and provide a thorough insight into the politics and culture of ancient Greece.

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Demosthenes, Vol 4 book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Demosthenes ( BCE), orator at Athens, was a pleader in law court /5(4). Demosthenes's Funeral Oration (Greek: ἐπιτάφιος λόγος) was delivered between August and September of BC, just after the Battle of Chaeronea.

It constitutes along with the Erotic Essay the two epideictic orations of the prominent Athenian statesman and orator, which are still existent. Looking for books by Demosthenes. See all books authored by Demosthenes, including Athenian Political Oratory: Sixteen Key Speeches (Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World), and The Oration on the Crown, with an Engl.

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Buy The Orations of Demosthenes by Demosthenes online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 38 editions - starting at $ Shop now.Demosthenes was already 30 when, inhe made his first major speech before the Assembly. The speech, “ On the Navy Boards,” was a marked success.

The Assembly or Ecclesia (Ekklēsia), a legislative body composed of all adult male Athenian citizens, had convened to consider a rumoured threat against Athens by the King of Persia.

Demosthenes’ tightly reasoned oration helped persuade.Demosthenes (/ d ɪ ˈ m ɒ s. θ ə n iː z /; Greek: Δημοσθένης, romanized: Dēmosthénēs; Attic Greek: [dɛːmosˈtʰenɛːs]; – 12 October BC) was a Greek statesman and orator of ancient orations constitute a significant expression of contemporary Athenian intellectual prowess and provide an insight into the politics and culture of ancient Greece during the Born: BCE, Athens.