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Wuilleumier, Pierre 1904-1979

Overview
Works: 363 works in 1,221 publications in 6 languages and 5,743 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art  Textbooks  Biography  Literature  Terminology 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Other, Honoree, tra, Originator, Commentator, Adapter, Annotator, ed
Classifications: PA6156.C5, 937.07
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Most widely held works by Pierre Wuilleumier
Cato Maior de senectute by Marcus Tullius Cicero( Book )

110 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a complete critical edition of Cicero's Cato Maior de Senectute (On Old Age) with an introduction and commentary. The text is based on a fresh examination of the manuscript tradition while the introduction aims to place the work in the context of Cicero's writings on old age in the ancient world. The Roman and Ciceronian qualities of the work are emphasized, rather than the search for lost sources that occupied scholars in the past. Matters of text, language, and content are all considered equally in the commentary
Tarente des origines à la conquète romaine by Pierre Wuilleumier( Book )

53 editions published between 1937 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inscriptions latines des trois Gaules (France) by Pierre Wuilleumier( Book )

31 editions published between 1963 and 1984 in 5 languages and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The annals by Cornelius Tacitus( Book )

80 editions published between 1946 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English translation of Tacitus's "The Annals of Imperial Rome" which chronicles the history of Rome from A.D. 14 through the death of Nero in A.D. 68
The histories by Cornelius Tacitus( Book )

34 editions published between 1959 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In AD 68 Nero's suicide marked the end of the first dynasty of imperial Rome. The following year was one of drama and danger. In the surviving books of his Histories the barrister-historian Tacitus, writing some thirty years after the events he describes, gives a detailed account of the 'long but single year' when four emperors emerged in succession: Galba, the martinet; Otho, conspirator and dandy; Vitellius, the unambitious hedonist; and the ultimate victor, Vespasian, who established the Flavian dynasty. With great vividness and emotional power, Tacitus' gripping narrative lays bare corruption, injustice and folly, and sheds lasting light on the nature of power. This revised version of Kenneth Wellesley's translation has sensitively updated it to render it more accessible to the modern reader. This edition contains a new introduction by Rhiannon Ash discussing Tacitus' life and his contemporary audience, a note on the text, further reading, a glossary of place and peoples, expanded notes and a chronology"--Page 4 of cover
Lyon, métropole des Gaules by Pierre Wuilleumier( Book )

19 editions published in 1953 in 4 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoires by Cornelius Tacitus( Book )

39 editions published between 1959 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annales by Cornelius Tacitus( Book )

17 editions published in 1964 in French and Latin and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tacite : l'homme et l'oeuvre by Pierre Wuilleumier( Book )

9 editions published in 1949 in French and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speeches by Marcus Tullius Cicero( Book )

20 editions published between 1952 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CICEREO (Marcus Tullius, 3rd Jan. 106-7th Dec. 43 B.C.), Roman lawyer, orator and politician (and even philosopher), of whom we know more than of any other Roman, lived through the stirring era which saw the rise, dictatorship, and death of Julius Caesar in a tottering republic. In his political speeches especially and in his correspondence we see the excitement, tension and intrigue of politics and the part he played in the turmoil of the time. Of about 106 Speeches, delivered before the Roman people or the Senate if they were political, before jurors if judicial, 58 survive (a few of them incompletely). In A.D. 1345 Petrarch discovered copies of a collection of more than 900 Letters of which more than 800 were written by Cicero and nearly 100 by others to him. These afford a revelation of the man and all the more striking because they were not written for publication. Six Rhetorical works survive and another in fragments. Philosophical works include seven extant major compositions and a number of others; and some lost. There is also poetry, some original, some as translations from the Greek
Recueil Edmond Pottier; études d'art et d'archéologie by Edmond Pottier( Book )

11 editions published in 1937 in French and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les médaillons d'applique gallo-romains de la vallée du Rhône by Pierre Wuilleumier( Book )

13 editions published in 1952 in French and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'administration de la Lyonnaise sous le Haut-Empire by Pierre Wuilleumier( Book )

15 editions published in 1948 in 3 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mélanges de littérature et d'épigraphie latines, d'histoire ancienne et d'archéologie : hommage à la mémoire de Pierre Wuilleumier( Book )

9 editions published in 1980 in French and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sur la réponse des haruspices by Marcus Tullius Cicero( Book )

11 editions published between 1966 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fouilles de Fourvière, à Lyon by Pierre Wuilleumier( Book )

16 editions published in 1951 in French and Undetermined and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discours by Cicéron( Book )

4 editions published in 1952 in French and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discours by Marcus Tullius Cicero( Book )

5 editions published between 1960 and 1973 in French and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le trésor de Tarente. (Collection Edmond de Rothschild) by Pierre Wuilleumier( Book )

8 editions published in 1930 in French and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bellum civile : liber primus = La Pharsale : livre premier by Lucan( Book )

25 editions published in 1962 in Latin and French and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Pierre Wuilleumier Frans archeoloog (1904-1979)

Pierre Wuilleumier französischer Klassischer Philologe, Althistoriker und Archäologe

Pierre Wuilleumier French classical scholar, ancient historian, epigrapher

Wuilleumier, Pierre 1904-

Wuilleumier, Pierre 1904-1979

Wuilleumier, Pierre b. 1904

Wuilleumier, Pierre Jean.

Wuilleumier, Pierre Jean 1904-1979

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